Top Summer Camps in Winnipeg

Published Mar 14, 2018 | Updated Jul 6, 2018

Are looking to find a summer camp for your child? Welcome to your one-stop place to find the best camps available for you and your kids in Winnipeg.

Summer is approaching, FAST!

Every year Winnipeg parents face the similar problem of finding a summer camp to send their kids to. 

With interests ranging from coding to karate sometimes it is hard to find the perfect summer camp.

To make things easier the team at ChatterBlock has put together complete list of summer camp ideas including schedule, information, and pricing. If you are looking to focus your search based on specific days or the week, or ages I suggest you head over to our summer camps listing in Winnipeg.

Local providers add to this list on the daily, so we get 100+ camp schedules that you can easily filter through based on your needs. Easy peasy.

In the meantime if you're looking to get some ideas and see what's out please check out our list below. These are our favourite summer camps based on experience, price, and trying to keep in mind all different age levels and interests.

Summer camps we think you'll love for your kids in Winnipeg:

WISE Kid-Netic Energy

WISE Kid-Netic Energy offers affordable STEM Camps and free All-Girls Codemakers camps at various locations across Manitoba.  Both camps offer cover several different themes to accommodate different interets.  WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) is an outreach group from the University of Manitoba, whose goal is to educate and motivate youths to pursue careers in engineering and science.  

At MTYP theatre camp, students meet new friends, play drama games, learn theatre skills from professional teachers and artists, and build a show from the ground up in just one week. 

It’s a fantastic summer getaway! Camps run from July 3 to August 30.

Camp Arnes is an inter-denominational Christian camp, committed to presenting opportunities for children and youth to experience an unforgettable adventure. Endless possibilities await. Camp Arnes offers the greatest variety of programs, adventures and experiences, for all ages.

There is always something new and each session of camp is unique and different from the next.

Sagehill Stables

Sagehill Stables is an up and coming equestrian facility in the Winnipeg area. They are hosting week-long riding camps this summer for kids aged 8 to 16. Each day will include, theory, tack-up time, riding, crafts, time with the petting zoo animals and games!

No experience necessary.

Gymkyds Gymnastic Centre

GymKyds Gymnastic Centre is one of Manitoba’s leading gymnastic training centres. Their goal is to promote a healthy, active lifestyle by providing a supportive, friendly, and above all “fun” environment for both students and their parents.

They offer a variety themed summer camps throughout the summer. Full days or Half days are available for children ages 3+.

Since 1954 boys and girls, ages 8-16 have been building lifelong friendships and lasting memories at B'Nai Brith Camp. Their camp site boasts a beautiful lake and picturesque surroundings that enable each camper to feel safe, secure and “at one” with friends and nature. 

BB provides a creative Jewish community where campers and staff can strengthen their identity through both day and away camps. 

Under the leadership of Larry Bumstead, NHSC will continue to offer programs and camps which provide opportunities for players of all ages, skill levels, male and female. 

All summer programs include: • Multi-Sports Camp Instruction • Showdown Competition • Individual and Team Video Analysis • Low Player-Instructor Ratio • Daily Hot Lunch • Official Camp Jersey • Super Series Games

At Camp Manitou, camp and outdoor programming are delivered with the goal of providing accessible, meaningful, outdoor camp experiences to Manitoba children, youth and community groups. Through quality, skill based programming; they strive to promote Responsibility, Education, Self-Worth, Positive Attitudes, Empathy, Confidence and Team Work (R.E.S.P.E.C.T) for all participants. They are the ideal location for all the thrills, challenges, and fun of camp!

The RINK Summer Hockey Programs 

Summer programs at The RINK incorporate on-ice skills training, goalie/shooting training, and optional off-ice conditioning.

It is the combination of these three disciplines in conjunction with The RINK facility that makes it all possible. It is their experienced team of hockey professionals that make it work.

This year’s camps are inspired by the historic exhibition Olympus: The Greco-Roman Collections of Berlin, bringing to Winnipeg ancient art from one of the best collections in the world!

Campers will see and learn about the art, create art with professional artists, go on exciting field trips, and stage their own mini-exhibition at the end of the week.

Summers are made at Winnipeg Beach Day Camp! Located next to beautiful Lake Winnipeg beneath the shade of trees in a provincial park, their camp is an idyllic summer escape where children can play outside all day long. 

Each of their seven weeks of camp feature a different theme. This years themes are: spirit, fun in the sun, circus & magic, olympics, animals, survivor, witches & wizards, and the penny carnival! 

Send your kids to the only Zoo Camp in town! Children will enjoy a one-of-a-kind adventure featuring animals, nature, art and non-stop fun! They will learn about animal behaviours, the environment, and nature in a fun and educational setting.

This camp is perfect for kids in grades 1 to 6. Camp themes are Wild Science and Zoo Mysteries - and kids can attend both! 

The Children’s Museum offers fun-filled day camps that get kids’ minds and bodies moving during summer break. 

Museum campers will create, discover, learn, and meet new friends as they explore exciting themes related to our galleries. Grouped with others of a similar age, campers will enjoy stimulating, age-appropriate activities. With indoor and outdoor activities, games, crafts, time in the galleries, special guests, and field trips, your children are sure to have a memorable week full of adventure.

Cheers to a happy, safe, and fun summer! 

Just a heads up you can always check our local directory listing for  all available summer camps and things to do with your kids. Our listings are constantly being updated so we hope you check back often. 

With so many amazing camp providers in Winnipeg, we still wanted to mention a few others who have had soaring review from kids and parents alike.

Our honourable mentions include:

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Carly Paracholski
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