Summer 2023

Camps on College Campuses

Northern Kentucky University

Scholarships available through registration

Deadline is May 22 for registration

Camps include Elementary Engineers, Moon Adventures, Learning About Artificial Intelligence, Secrets of the Sky, Super Power Robotics, Laser Camp, and The Art of Nature Exploration.


University of Cincinnati

Registration deadline is May 22

DAAP Camps:

Camps for 7-12 graders 

*Scholarships available, fill out form

Engineering Camp

FREE! Camps for 14 and 15 year olds

FREE! Early IT Camp for High School Students
        Applications for in person or virtual:

Xavier University

MEN'S BASKETBALL  Sean Miller Basketball Camps -

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL  Melanie Moore Basketball Camps -

VOLLEYBALL  Christy Pfeffenberger Volleyball Camps -

MEN'S SOCCER  John Higgins Soccer Camps -

WOMEN'S SOCCER  Nate Lie Soccer Camps -

  WOMEN'S LACROSSE  Meg Decker Lacrosse Camps - 

Camps Around Cincinnati

Checkout Cincinnati Children's Hospital's Summer Camp List

      Camps for Special Needs:

Check out The Voice of Black Cincinnati Summer Camp List

Check out Kennedy Heights Art Center Camps

Check out MindPeace's Summer Camp List

Anthony Munoz Football Camp


Ages: 8-13

Dates: June 15th-16th

Time: 3:00-6:00

Location: 1 Paycor Stadium, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Description: More than 500 3rd through 8th grade boys and girls are invited to this two-day camp. Campers will learn from Anthony himself, a team of 40 hand selected local coaches and outstanding guest speakers on how to be successful on and off the field. In addition to football skills and techniques, character education, leadership and teamwork are all integral skills campers will take home.

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ArtsConnect Summer Camp


Ages: 7-13

Dates: June 5th-Aug 4th (Weekly)

Time: 9-4; Mon-Fri

Location: 9158 Winton Road, Building A, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231

Description: At ArtsConnect, your kids will have a summer packed with imaginative, creative and fulfilling art projects. We believe in empowering kids to make a difference through their art. Campers will explore a wide range of topics, artistic styles and media. Kids are exposed to a variety of artistic skills and media. Campers will learn about cultural differences and stewardship of their environment while creating their  projects.  Experience a week or an entire summer of art!

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Camp At The J (Mayerson JCC)


Ages: 5-16

Dates: June 12th - August 11th

Time: 9:30-3:30; Mon-Fri

Location: 8485 Ridge Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236

Description: At Camp at the J, kids can experience the best of summer. From swimming and archery, to arts & crafts, camp values and color wars, and much more, kids will create memories and form friendships to last a lifetime. Give your child a summer to remember at Camp at the J!

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Camp Give


Ages: 10-15

Dates: June 5th-9th, 19th-23rd, July 10th-14th (One Week)

Time: 9:00-3:30; Mon-Fri

Location: Bell Tower Arts Pavilion, 3270 Glendale Milford Road, Cincinnati, OH 45241

Description: Camp Give is a “kindness camp for our youngest philanthropists” and includes hands-on service activities to spark a passion for giving.

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Children's Theatre of Cincinnati Summer Camps


Ages: 7-18

Dates: May 30th - July 7th (Weekly)

Time: 9:30-4; Mon-Fri

Location: 4015 Red Bank Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45227

Description: Join The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati for their themed summer camps! Enjoy a variety of themes for ages 7-18! Focus on music, dance, drama, or all three! All levels welcome.

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Cincinnati Ballet Kids Dance Camp


Ages: 4-8

Dates: June 5th-9th, June 12th-16th, or July 31st-August 4th (One Week)

Time: 9:00-12:00; Mon-Fri

Location: 1801 Gilbert Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Description: Kids Dance Camp is Cincinnati Ballet’s signature summer dance experience for students ages 4 – 8. Through the integration of dance, visual art, choreography and music, young dancers embark on a multi-sensory tour of a story-based theme while delving into their own creativity. Introduction to ballet and creative movement allows students to build movement vocabulary, coordination, and strength while working toward a culminating performance for parents and loved ones. Daily crafts take students beyond the studio to create costume pieces, dance props, and other accessories that inspire artistic expression and imagination.

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Cincinnati Mason Baseball Summer Camp


Ages: 5-18

Dates: June 19th-August 4th (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-12:00; Mon-Fri

Location: Mason, Ohio (Final site TBD)

Description: For 36 years, Cincinnati Mason Baseball School has earned its reputation as the number one camp in the tri-state area by teaching the fundamentals of the sport, while providing a fun and memorable experience. The Cincinnati Baseball School developed the concept of “System Baseball” to provide players a series of consistent and memorable drills to build muscle memory and emphasize proper mechanics.

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Cincinnati Museum Center Summer Camps


Ages: 5-10

Dates: May 30th-August 11th (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-4:00; Mon-Fri

Location: 1301 Western Ave Cincinnati, OH 45203

Description: Explore science, technology, history and the arts through creative activities and games at Cincinnati Museum Center’s fun and educational Museum Camps. Whether there’s a day or a week off from school, there’s a camp for that.

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Cincinnati Park's Summer Day Camps


Ages: 3.5 - 15

Dates: June 12th-August 4th (Weekly)

Time: 9:30-3:00; Mon-Fri

Location: Various Sites (Parks)

Description: Cincinnati Parks’ Explore Nature! section offers one week award-winning summer camps at various locations for ages 3 1/2 – 15 years old. Their team strives to serve all people of all backgrounds with the goal to instill and foster a sense of wonder in the world around us. Camps include daily hikes, games, live animal encounters, experiments and make & take projects to keep campers active all day.

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Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park Summer Theatre Camp & Performance Academy


Ages: 6-17

Dates: June 5th-August 4th (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-4:00; Mon-Fri

Location: Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park 962 Mt Adams Cir, Cincinnati, OH 45202;

Mason Community Center 6050 Mason Montgomery Rd, Mason, OH 45040

Description: Join us for a summer of adventure! Young people ages 6 to 17 will have fun and learn theatre skills by taking their imaginations to great heights, creating fantastical characters and so much more. Due to construction of our new mainstage theatre complex, all our Summer Camp programs will be held out in the community this year. Camps will be held at Mason Community Center and Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park.

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Cincinnati Recreation Commission's - CAMP CRC


Ages: 6-12 (5 year olds who have completed full-day kindergarten)

Dates: June 5th - August 11th (Weekly)

Time: 7:00-6:00; Mon-Fri

Location: Various Sites

Description: This year's 10-week Summer Day Camp Program will be offered at 19 recreation centers and run from June 6 - August 12 for youth ages 6-12 (5 year olds who have completed full-day kindergarten are eligible as well). Camp activities will include STEM projects, arts and crafts, outdoor play, sports, open swim time, and much more! A CRC center membership is required for all camp participants. 

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Cincinnati Reds Baseball & Softball Camps


Ages: 6-14

Dates: May 29th-August 11th (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-3:00; Mon-Fri

Location: Various Sites

Description: Reds Camp is about providing a blueprint for aspiring ballplayers to find the joy and success that our great game can give. It’s also about writing a chapter in the memory book of every “Future Reds” player who puts on that new uniform on Monday morning. Kids will come to camp that have never played ball before and kids will come to camp that may someday play at Great American Ball Park. Camps are a mix of one part competition, two parts fun, one part friend building and five parts instruction. A camp concoction that is magical with positive reinforcement and encouragement.

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Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Summer Camp


Ages: 6-18

Dates: June 5th-30th, July 10th-28th (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-5:00; Mon-Fri

Location: 1195 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Description: Campers work with members of Cincinnati Shakespeare’s professional resident ensemble, staging scenes, learning the tricks of the trade, gaining confidence, and often finding an inclusive community of friends that lasts well beyond the summer. Whether you’ve never stepped on a stage before, or have already been bitten by the acting bug and are looking for a challenge, they say their camps are the perfect place to learn and improve new skills, make new friends, and have a whole lot of fun!

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Cincinnati Taekwondo Center Summer Day Camps


Ages: 4-17

Dates: Varies (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-12:00 (AM Camp) 12:30-3:30 (PM Camps); Mon-Fri

Location: 3600 Red Bank Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45227

Description: Join us for a week of martial arts basics and fun! No experience necessary. Each camp ends with a 30 minute belt promotion/demonstration for family. 

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Classroom Antics Summer Tech Camps 


Ages: 6-14

Dates: June 12th - August 4th (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-12:00 (AM Camps) 1:00-4:00 (PM Camps); Mon-Fri

Location: Varies

Description: Offering multiple weeks of exciting STEM-focused summer camps throughout the Cincinnati area for kids and teens ages 6-14!

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Clifton Cultural Arts Center at Short Vine

Summer Camps 


Ages: 3-12

Dates: June 5th - August 11th (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-3:00; Mon-Fri

Location: 2728 Short Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45219

Description: Clifton Cultural Arts Center presents a brand-new slate of exciting summer camps. You’ll have the opportunity to sign up for your choice of Visual Arts Camps!

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Clifton Performance Theatre Summer Camps 


Ages: 5-17

Dates: June 5th - August 5th (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-3:00; Mon-Fri for Camp, Sat-Sun for Performances

Location: 3938 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223

Description: Immerse your child in Cincinnati’s highly-acclaimed theater classes and camp program! These week long summer camp offerings are designed for children ages 5 – 15, with an advanced offering at the end of the summer for more experienced campers ages 10 – 17. Each camp week concludes with weekend performances for friends and family.

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Club Z! Summer Camps 


Ages: 5-12

Dates: June 19th-30th; July 17th-28th (Weekly)

Time: 9:00-3:30; Mon-Fri (Half day options available)

Location: School in the Lakota district (TBD); 104 W Pike St, Covington, KY 41011

Description: Little Engineers: This unique enrichment program introduces students to scientific concepts through engaging, hands-on experiential learning. Upcycled Art: Campers will take discarded items like cardboard, plastic, water bottles, and newspaper and turn them into beautiful works of art!

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Code Ninjas Summer Camps


Ages: 5-13

Dates: June 5th - August 11th (Weekly)

Time: 8:30-12:00 (AM Camps) 1:00-4:30 (PM Camps); Mon-Fri

Location: 7426 Beechmont Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45255; 

6507 Harrison Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45247

Description: At Code Ninjas Cincinnati, kids learn to code while building their own video games. They gain problem solving, critical thinking, and STEM skills in a fun, safe, and inspiring environment.

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College-Conservatory of Music Summer Programs


Ages: 5-18

Dates: June 5th-July 22nd (Weekly)

Time: Varies by Camp; Mon-Fri

Location: University of Cincinnati | 2600 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45221

Description: CCM offers high caliber opportunities to students from across the country and around the world to youth, teens and adults during the summer months. From week-long day camps to multi-week residencies and even elective classes, our summer programs offer students of all ages the opportunity to work with our world-class faculty, along with renowned guest artists, all at the state-of-the-art CCM Village.

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Drake Planetarium Summer Camps


Ages: 5-13

Dates: June 12th - July 28th

Time: 9:00-12:00 (AM Camp) 1:00-4:00 (PM Camp); Mon-Fri

Location: 2020 Sherman Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45212

Description: Programs combine science, technology, engineering, and math in ways that encourage kids to actively discover and examine concepts for themselves. Drake Planetarium inspires a lifelong passion for learning and teach kids creative problem-solving skills, teamwork, persistence, and follow-through in a fun learning environment.

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Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati Summer Camps


Ages: 7-19

Dates: July 10th-28th (Weekly)

Time: 9:30-4:30; Mon-Fri

Location: 1127 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Description: Ignite your child’s imagination with a theatre camp from Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati. In addition to performance-focused camps and classes, their popular, one-of-a-kind technical theatre intensive is a unique chance for aspiring artists who are eager to participate in theatre but who may prefer working behind the scenes.

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This is a Police Youth Live-In Camp that is five days (overnight) held at Camp Joy from June 19th-23rd and is $50 per camper.

Police Youth Live-In Camp brings young people and Cincinnati Police Officers together to build trust, camaraderie, and respect for one another through team building activities and new camp experiences. Traditional activities include swimming, ropes courses, nature, field games, animals, art, and crafts with specialized opportunities such as discussions and workshops focusing on personal safety, decision-making, conflict resolution, and building healthy relationships. All while including special demonstrations from various specialized units within the police department including SWAT, Civil Disturbance Response Team (CDRT), Dive Team, Criminalistics, and Motorcade. 

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