SCHOOL IS OUT AND SUMMER IS HERE! Looking for ideas for Summer Camps?

SCHOOL IS OUT AND SUMMER IS HERE! Looking for ideas for Summer Camps?

Summer Camps Vancouver

Peter Raab

There are no shortages of great, fun, sporty, educational summer camps. 

These are our Top Picks:

UBC Camps: Offers a variety of everything from Sports to Arts & Music to Enrichment Classes.  Check it out at camps.ubc.ca

Richmond Oval:  Great place for young sport enthusiasts that offers loads of awesome camps such as skateboarding, badminton and volunteer sport leadership courses.  Check it out at richmondoval.ca

Digital Media Academy:  Aspiring filmmakers and animators and tech lovers will enjoy this! DMA offers a variety of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math-related camps and courses.  Adventures in Film-Making, Acting, Game Design, Minecraft and Cartoon Creation are a few of the camps located on UBC Campus.  Check it out at digitalmediaacademy.org

Summer at St. George’s:  Lots of activities at this location from Girls Zone Woodworking, Dance, Soccer, Triathlon, MiniChef, Lego, RockStar101, and tons of Enrichment Programs.  Check it out at summeratstgeorges.ca

Vancouver Parks Board/Community Centres across the Lower Mainland:  Loads of programs that don’t break the bank!  Check it out at Vancouver.ca

Arts Umbrella:  Located at Granville Island, Arts Umbrella has fun, artsy, classes that will unleash the Junior Picasso!  Check it out at Artsumbrella.ca

4Cats:  Art classes that include drawing, painting and fun! Several locations across town.  Check it out at 4cats.com/british-columbia

AquaCamps at Vancouver Aquarium:  Mini-marine biologists can touch silky sea cucumbers and sea stars at Sea Squirts or Under Water Adventure Camps.  Check it out at vanaqua.org/learn/camps

Mount Seymour Eco Adventure Summer Camps:  These camps at Mount Seymour engage kids in nature education and cultural awareness as well as helping kids develop wilderness knowledge and safety skills while spending time in nature.  Check it out at mountseymour.com

YMCA Camps:  YMCA has offered day, overnight and outdoor adventure for decades and decades. Lots to choose from including sports and field trips and Camp Elphinstone located on the Sunshine Coast.  Check it out at vanymca.org/camps