Top Summer Camps in Dallas

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Published Mar 27, 2018

Summertime is fast approaching, and it's time to decide where to send the kids to camp. Here are our favorite camps choices in Dallas


Every summer, our kids have a blast at summer camp getting to know a new group of friends, doing whatever activities that suit their interests.  Whether it's arts & crafts, STEM learning, outdoor wilderness camps, or performing arts, ChatterBlock has you covered with our complete Summer Camps Directory.  This directory is continually being updated as businesses post their camp info and schedules, so don't forget to keep checking back!



Kid Art Dallas

Kid Art Dallas teach the skills required to draw, paint, sculpt, and work in mixed and 3D media, but along the way they also teach art appreciation and history, socialization, focus, and communication skills.





Dallas Stars Little Rookies

The Dallas Stars Little Rookies and Jr. Rookies programs are free 4-week trial hockey camps open to kids ages 4-8 and 8-12. Designed by National Hockey League NHL Hall of Famer Mike Modano, these camps are an easy way for kids to get on the ice and fall in love with the game.






DIS Summer Enrichment Camp

The DIS Summer Enrichment Camp is a 6-week program that provides your child with the opportunity to explore languages, arts, sports, and technology. Campers may enroll 1/2-day or full day for any combination of activities. They will be placed based on their age and level in groups of 10-15. For full day campers, lunch is provided at no extra cost.



Parish Summer

Parish Summer offers over 300 camps for all ages and interests, including all day camps, STEM Classes, Dance, Golf, Photography, Academic Enrichment, Musical Theatre, Volleyball, Sewing, Basketball, Web Design, Cooking, Coding, LEGO Robotics, Music Lessons, Yoga and more! Camps are open to the public and available all summer long.



Park Cities Speech, Language & Learning Center

The Center is a private pediatric and adolescent clinic committed to improving the lives of individuals with communication deficits and language based learning challenges. Summer camps include Reading to Learn, Study Skills/Time Management, Book Club, Written Language, and Back to School Refreshed.



Club SciKidz Dallas

Club SciKidz Dallas is the best place under the sun for extraordinary summers! Spark your child’s love of science this summer by enrolling them in fun and engaging science day camps. With 23 exciting themed camps for children ages 4-12, your child is sure to have an unforgettable experience as they do hands-on activities and learn how science is used in everyday life.



Design Connect Create!

Design Connect Create! is an immersive hands-on experience for every student to explore and have fun with physics. Students form a deep understanding and build confidence to move forward and persist in STEM. Labs, female guest speakers, interactive problem solving and engineering challenges fill action packed days.




Advantage Basketball Camps

Advantage Basketball Camps are consistently rated as one of the top basketball ball-handling camps in the nation. You'll learn all the tricks and moves you've seen in the college hoops and made by the NBA professional players. You'll be the star player on the team, dribbling and ball-handling past defenders through the key for a sweet layup and the victory!




Summit Climbing, Yoga & Fitness

Campers will laugh, climb and challenge themselves in a supervised environment. Activities include top-rope climbing, bouldering, tag traverse, blindfolded climbing, and more. Knowledgeable staff teach campers basic climbing safety and how to move confidently on the climbing walls.

Save $49 on a camp during the month of April with promo code: summercamp150.



Perot Museum of Nature and Science

Exciting new adventures await at Perot Museum Discovery Camp this Summer! Each week will focus on a different science topic that incorporates science, technology, engineering, art and math skills. Full and half day camps are offered, with before and after care available.

Campers from Kindergarten to 6th grade will be divided in age-appropriate groups.



Explore Horizons Enrichment & Tutoring

Explore Horizons' mission is to develop the academic potential of children over the summer break in an engaging & motivational way. Children will avoid the academic regression that can occur over the long break from school. Enthusiastic staff, an engaging curriculum, and vibrant atmosphere will inspire your child to learn new skills and develop increased levels of confidence for success in the next school year!




Robert Garden School of Art

Finally an art camp that teaches fine art and creative thinking instead of simple crafts!

In this 4 day class your artist will complete 8 masterpieces using 5 different mediums; painting with heavy acrylic, light acrylic, watercolors and drawing with charcoal and oil pastels.



Ahn's Tae Kwon Do

The energetic atmosphere of Ahn's TKD Plano and Dallas studios are designed to instill discipline of the mind, body, and spirit, and build a philosophy of life that will foster a moral character from which society will benefit. Contact studios directly for class schedules.







Dallas Arboretum

Dallas Arboretum Summer Camps are designed for children entering preschool to 10th grade. Campers will delve into the natural world and expand on their surroundings through the lens of environmental stewardship. Using STEM practices, campers will practice problem solving and critical thinking skills and develop a greater sense of exploration and adventure. Experienced teachers will guide campers through indoor and outdoor activities, games and challenges.





If you didn’t find an awesome summer camp from the list above, ChatterBlock has hundreds of other camps and classes that your kids will absolutely adore.


Check out our “Camps and Classes” page for more details.



Happy summer everyone. 



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