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Center Stage Studio: (Aliso Viejo) Ages 6-12, Each week campers will celebrate a unique Musical experience with an end of week presentation of our work for family and friends. Campers will also enjoy camp songs, team building exercises, arts & crafts, the movies & a taste of fitness: obstacle course, relays, and more for prizes!

Braver Players: (Costa Mesa) Ages 10-15, Showstopper Summer Camp Musicals Through the Decades for all levels of singers, dancers and actors.

OC Song and Dance: (Huntington Beach) Ages 7-19, Vocal/theater class, drama, dance – jazz, lyrical, hip hop, tap, musical theater, vocal coaching/audition song preparation, theater games, improvisation, monologue, scene study, commercial workshop, cold reading, video analysis, voice over workshop!

Broadway Arts Studio: (Lake Forest) Ages 3.5-17 Every Camp ends with a parent showcase!

JET Arts: (Laguna Niguel): Ages 6+, Every summer JET Arts puts on a week long summer camp. Your child will learn improv games and acting exercises on top of being a part of a show.  We put on a performance at the end of the camp for all parents and family to see.

Acting Academy for Kids: (Mission Viejo & Irvine) Ages 5-14, Acting, Music, Dance & Fusion classes culminate in a Friday performance!

Creative Kids Playhouse: (Mission Viejo) Various ages with each show, Join the CKP Theatre for productions and skills camps with an emphasis is on meeting each performer where they are and helping them grow in a fun and encouraging environment. Online camps also available.

Ovations Performing Arts: (Rancho Santa Margarita & Laguna Niguel) Ages 5-16, Check out all the different weekly shows to join this summer, at the end of every week there be a performance! If you book before March 30th, use code MARCH50 for $50 off your first camp!

Drama Kids International: (San Juan Capistrano) Ages 5-12, Calling all aspiring playwrights! Campers will love the collaborative experience of writing and starring in their very own original play! A fun, low-pressure performance for family and friends will take place on the last day of camp.

Actors Studio of Orange County: (Santa Ana) Summer camps TBA

Free to Be Me Studio of Performing Arts: (Westminster) Performer will learn some amazing new skill sets in a supportive and nurturing environment. A day full with a innovative curriculum built to foster leadership, friendships, performance techniques and creativity.

Artventure (Aliso Viejo) Ages 6-12, Students will enjoy learning multiple art mediums, making new friends, and having fun! We explore a variety of mediums such as needle felting, polymer clay, mixed media, drawing, and painting.

Art Steps: (Costa Mesa, Laguna Hills, Yorba Linda) Ages 4-18, harpen classical art skills while having FUN! Individualized, age appropriate instruction lets young artists of all skill levels immerse themselves in a full week of drawing, painting, and sculpting what they love. In class and virtual camps available.

Kid Create: (Dana Point) Ages 4-12 Various camps from slime, glow in the dark, drawing and more

Artology Studio: (Irvine)  offering fine art camp for kids with weekly art themes

Code Ninjas can be found all over OC – Code Ninjas Camps empower kids to gain valuable tech skills and make new friends!

Code Ninjas (Irvine) & Code Ninjas (Fountain Valley) & Code Ninjas (La Habra) & Code Ninjas (Anaheim Hills) & Code Ninjas (Ladera Ranch)

Code Ninjas (Los Alamitos) Ages 5-15, Transform your child’s love for technology into a learning adventure. Learn skills like 3D Design, Roblox Development, Minecraft, Modding, Code your own games and more!

Code Ninjas (Newport Beach) Ages 5-14+, engaging STEM Summer camps that are perfect combination of learning and fun! Grow your child’s knowledge and excitement about technology with camps like Code your own Robot in Minecraft, Robotics in Lego, Become a Youtuber and more!

PlanetBravo: (Irvine) Grades 2-9, Techno-tainment Camp – Learn to code, make movies, mod Minecraft, or build robots. Do incredible things with technology this summer.

ID Tech Camp: (Irvine) ages: 7-17, Weeklong, co-ed experience offers courses for every interest in a well-balanced, fun environment.

ID Tech Camp – Alexa Cafe: (Irvine) Girls ages: 10-15, All-girls experience features a unique mix of tech and social activism in a stylish, empowering setting.

The Coder School: (Irvine, Mission Viejo, Yorba Linda) ages: 7-14, Students will code throughout the week then demonstrate their creations to parents and families!

Camp Izza (Irvine) Ages 5-12, Summer day camp experience where all children can thrive, have fun, meet new friends, and be comfortable being who they are. Different themes each week.

Irvine Ranch Outdoor Education Center (Irvine) Ages 6-17 Come have a week-long adventure at the Irvine Ranch Outdoor Education Center.  Adventure campers will enjoy hands-on STEM activities while experiencing the great outdoors!

Camp Co (Lake Forest) Ages 5-12, at the Lake Forest Sun & Sail Club, campers will be involved in team-building activities, weekly science experiments, scavenger hunts, connect with nature, craft, sports and more! Daily themes, daily swimming and the opportunity to do some catch and release fishing. 

Camp James (Newport Beach) Ages 4+, Traditional style day camp offered in a natural, outdoor environment. The goal is to expose children to a wide variety of activities from archery, arts & Crafts, bounce house, canoes, dance, drama, go-carts, kayaks, laser tag, martial arts, magic, miniature golf, music, rock climbing, sports, swinning, targets, water park, zipline and more!

YMCA (Various Locations) Grades K-8th, Camp is about learning skills, developing character, and making friends. Camps provide opportunities for kids to become a community as they learn both how to be more independent and how to contribute to a group as they engage in physical, social, and educational activities. Check for day & specialty camps.

Kiddie Academy CampVentures (Mission Viejo) Ages 5-12, Camp inspires imagination through hands-on activities, field trips and themed events, while balancing individual needs and interests.

MyGym (Buena Park & Huntington Beach & Ladera Ranch & Newport Beach & Rancho Santa Margarita & Tustin & Yorba Linda) Ages 2yrs 4months-10yrs, Play games in the gym, every day has a new theme, craft and snack.

Galileo (Irvine, Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Los Alamitos) Pre-K-10th grade, Kids engage in the kind of meaningful, inspiring learning that helps them create a bright future—a future that starts right now.

Summer in the Son (Huntington Beach) K-8th grade, While on campus, campers engage in Bible lessons, indoor and outdoor recreational games, and fun activities to campus, they also get to go on awesome field trios throughout the summer

ariety of activities from archery, arts & Crafts, bounce house, canoes, dance, drama, go-carts, kayaks, laser tag, martial arts, magic, miniature golf, music, rock climbing, sports, swinning, targets, water park, zipline and more!

Cal Elite (Rancho Santa Margarita) Cal Elite’s iconic summer camp provides kids with an active day sports and fun including gymnastics, tumbling, ninja, basic aerial, basic aerial arts, obstacle courses, water games, hip hop, trampolines, rock climbing, crafts and more!

Camp Heritage Oak (Yorba Linda) Ages 2.5-13, participate in exciting games, become involved in performing and creative arts, spend time on our splash pad, learn about kindness and leadership, and participate in a unique daily event.

Azarian Gymnastics (Aliso Viejo)

Azarian Gymnastics Camps, ages 4-10, a mix of exciting exercises and educational activities to ensure a fun-filled program for all campers!

  • Daily schedule will have your children very active! Camp activities include gymnastics, games, arts & crafts, snack time, lunch time (for full day campers), and so much more!
  • Go swimming every Tuesday from 1-2pm for full day campers at Premier Aquatics across the street
  • Pack a lunch or order ahead and Chick-Fil-A will deliver lunches to the full day campers Monday-Thursday!
  • Every Friday is dress up & pizza party day, there will be a special guest related to the weekly theme!

2022 Themes – Toy Story Adventures, Return to Neverland, Ocean Adventures, Disney Magic, Once Upon a Time, Super Heroes, Animal Adventures, Encanto and Aloha!

Book Now!! Week 8 – Encanto is already full

OC Dance Productions (Various South OC locations) OC Dance offers comprehensive summer camps in dance, cheerleading, musical theater and “princess training”.

Kips Gymnastics (Anaheim) Ages 6+, Enjoy gymnastics and theme days, movies and fun.

Team OC (Costa Mesa) Will not be offering camps this summer

Avanti Dance Company (Costa Mesa) Ages 3.5-15, Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Acro-Tumbling. Blend of socialization and skill building, age-appropriate music and themes, arts/crafts, games, movie time and end the week show for parents.

New Hope Gymnastics (Fountain Valley) Ages 4-16, Structured gymnastics, maze dayz, game days, water days, face painting and more!

ATS Gymnastics (Huntington Beach) Ages 3-13, Recreational gymnastics camps jam-packed with gymnastics, recreational swimming, Olympic sports, athletic games, arts & crafts, music, walkingfield trips, special events, and special guests.

Dance Lova (Irvine) Details to come

Wave Gymnastics (Laguna Hills) Join for gymnastics, trampoline games and challenge courses!

Olympica Gymnastics (Laguna Hills) High-energy, recreational gymnastics camps are jam-packed with gymnastics, athletic games & contests, creative arts & crafts, music, special events and special guests.

Us Too Gymnastics (Lake Forest) With gymnastics, arts & crafts, sports, and more, we’ve got something to make any kid’s summer one to remember.

Wildfire Gymnastics (Lake Forest) Ages 3+ Gymnastics, trampolines, bounce house and more!

Vibe Gymnastics (Orange) Details to come

California Gymnastics (Orange) Campers will enjoy the most fun aspects of gymnastics. Daily activities include games, trampoline, bungees, foam pit and skill developement on the individual events.

DSAPA Dance (Yorba Linda) Details to come

School of Rock (Huntington Beach, Rancho Santa Margarita, Santa Ana, Tustin) Ages 7-12, Various camp from Rock 101 Camp to Classic Rock Rewind to Classic Rock n’ Roll to Beatles Camp to Songwriting Camp & more!

Los Rios Rock School: (San Juan Capistrano) Weekly camp with live performance on the pro stage the last day of camp!

Sounds of Color Studio (Santa Ana) Experience a wide variety of activities including: music, art, fashion, acting, creative writing, cooking and much more!

Orange County Music School (Tustin) Summer piano boot camp

Ocean Institute (Dana Point) Ages 5-17, using the ocean as the classroom to inspire children to learn! Various camps for different ages.

Sea & Sage Audubon Society (Irvine) Ages 7-12, Day camps provide children with hands-on experiences with nature through fun outdoor activities in the beautiful setting of freshwater ponds and trails at the San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary.

Pacific Marine Mammal Center (Laguna Beach) Ages 8-12, Campers learn how the animal care team rehabilitates seal and sea lion patients through a series of mock activities including weighing fish, preparing fish smoothies, cleaning pens and learning the art of marine mammal rescue. Each day has a different theme with hands-on activities, science labs, arts and crafts.

Silver Stirrup Riding Academy (Lake Forest) Ages 6-16, Learn about the proper care of horses, have some riding time, hands-on horse interaction, learning, games, and arts and crafts 

ENC (Newport Beach) Ages 4-13, Nature Camp provides nature play and science education in an outdoor, hands-on setting. Campers spend their time observing nature up close using tools like binoculars, magnifying lenses and microscopes. Science concepts are introduced in a fun environment, with crafts, games and hands-on activities.

Magic Steps Studios – Farm School Camp (San Juan Capistrano) – Ages 4-7, Farm School Camp is the perfect place for your animal-loving child. Days are filled with animal education, art, crafts, music and hands on animal interactions. The mission is to model love, respect and empathy for animals. The camp includes the following: t-shirt, Zoomars zoo entrance, feed for animals, art supplies, gem mining, train ride and photos of camp daily.

Gladstone Equestrain (San Juan Capistrano) Learn the a foundation in safety starting in the grooming bay, throughout the ride and until the time the horse is returned to its stall you will learn how to handle and ride the horse in the safest possible manner. Students learn to ride with confidence and are very successful in the show ring.

SEL Horse Camp (Trabuco Canyon) Ages 12-16, Students will focus on different aspects of Socio-Emotional Learning through engaging closely with the horses on the ground, learning horse management skills including: grooming, horse-to-human communication, sensory training and exercising. 

The Reptile Zoo (Westminster) Ages 5-12, Join for interactive sessions where campers will receive hands-on education about exotic reptiles housed here at The Reptile Zoo before participating in the daily zoo assignments including animal feeding and enrichment. 

Culinary Kids (Aliso Viejo) Ages 6-13, Where young chefs come to play and learn.

Lil’ Chefs School (Irvine) Ages 4+, Whether your child likes to bake, create, roast, sauté, fry or just blend, we have a camp for all interests. Our camps are organized into three age groups so all chefs team up with their peers.

Fashion Camp (Tustin) Ages 8-14 & a camp just for 7yr olds. Create. Design. Sew.

Adventures in Writing (Fullerton & Tustin & Irvine) 1st-8th grade, Credentialed teachers, musicians and college students help new campers build confidence and fall in love with writing, and help returning campers continue to develop as writers!

Etiquette Factory (Various locations) Ages 5-12, camps help children understand why integrity, respect, empathy, and charity help our lives. We define manners as: Helping those around you to feel valued through music, games, role play, stories, activities and discussion,. Skills including: Proper Introductions, Being A Guest, Dining Etiquette, Sincere Apologies, Giving & Receiving Gifts and more!

Baseball

Sabertooth Baseball: (Orange) Ages: 7-13, this camp focuses on providing youth athletes with fundamental skills training, adopting the right mindset and mental approach to the game of baseball, teaching athletes the importance of working hard and having fun with the sport!

Tim O’Donoghue’s Baseball Camp: (North Tustin) Ages 7-13 A typical day at camp involves stretching/throwing mechanics, fundamental skill work, drills, and games!

So Cal Baseball (La Habra & Yorba Linda) Ages 5-12, The Mission of FCA Baseball Called Up Camps is to facilitate an environment where kids can learn and grow in their love for the game of baseball while receiving encouragement in their spiritual walk.

South OC Baseball (San Juan Capistrano) Ages 8-12, Camps offer advanced training for all types of skill levels from beginners to elite level player

Basketball

Klay Thompson Basketball Camp (Ladera Ranch) Ages 8-15, Klay and his coaches will offer tips and hands-on instruction, including lectures, fundamental basketball skills stations, contests, and scrimmage games in a high-energy, fun, and positive environment. 

SoCal Elite Sports Basketball (Irvine) K-8 Grade, SoCal Elite’s seasonal youth basketball camps are a great opportunity for your child to learn the game of basketball in a friendly atmosphere. Each camper is placed with his or her age group and skill level to ensure a positive environment and an overall fun experience.

OC Rain Basketball (Irvine & Santa Ana) Ages 6-14, Camps structured around developing skills, abilities, basketball IQ, while making it a fun and engaging experience.

Football

Matt Leinart Football Camp (Varoius OC locations) Ages 4-14, Each day will include football fundamental drills covering different positions, followed by flag football games where players can put those new skills to use.

South County Football Camps – (Lake Forest) K-6th grade, More details to come

Martial Arts

Karate OC (Fullerton & Placentia/Yorba Linda) A summer filled with fun, field trips, arts & crafts, new friends, martial arts, and character-building experience!

Premier Martial Arts (Huntington Beach) All kids shine here – even shy ones. Our camp is a community of support, kindness, respect, and friendship. It’s safe, fun, and helps kids grow and soar.

Soccer

Julie Foudy Soccer Camp (Mission Viejo) Ages 7-14, Soccer Camp aims to expose as many players as possible to great role models and coaches with a curriculum that integrates a mixed-ability teaching approach.

Swimming

Evolution Swim Academy (Nellie Gail and Rancho Mission Viejo) Ages 5-12, Camp includes daily exposure to field games, kickball, capture the flag, soccer, football, pool time and arts & crafts.

Tennis

Aliso Viejo Tennis (Aliso Viejo) Ages 4-12, Tennis camp for all skill levels.

V&V Tennis Academy (Laguna Niguel) Teaches players how to win in different game situations and how to stay mentally strong in critical points. Fun environment helping students to make new friends and love the game of tennis even more! The camp also includes swimming pool time.

Volleyball

SoCal Elite Sports Volleyball (Irvine) 1st-9th grade, SoCal Elite’s seasonal youth volleyball camps are a great opportunity for your child to learn the fast-paced game of volleyball and play games against players with similar skill levels in a community-based environment. Each camper is placed with his or her age group and skill level to ensure a positive environment and an overall fun experience!

Volley OC (Huntington Beach, Irvine and Rancho Santa Margarita) Ages 8-13, Through educational and recreational activities, field trips, challenges, art, and more, campers will learn some of life’s most necessary skills, like resiliency, positivity, adaptability, relationship-building, and caring for others.

Various

Bala Shala (Laguna Beach) Ages 4-15, Yoga, ocean breezes, yummy food, meditation, mindfulness, laughter, meeting new friends and FUN!

Etnies Skatepark (Lake Forest) More details to come

Laguna Fencing Center (Laguna Hills) Ages 7-14, For beginners, the basics of fencing will be taught and reinforced in a fun and friendly environment, through games, drills and bouting (sparring). For intermediate fencers, more advanced tactics will be taught and reinforced.

Bricks 4 Kidz: (Anaheim & Irvine) Using specialized LEGO® Technic pieces such as gears, axles, and electric motors, children work in pairs to construct a variety of Bricks 4 Kidz models, as well as build creations of their own!

Strategic Kids: (Laguna Hills) Teaching Strategic Chess, LEGO instruction and building courses, Strategic Magic, Strategic Origami and our latest – Strategic Cartooning.

Brainbuilders: (Laguna Niguel & Tustin) Ages 6-14 Camps range from robotics to video game camp to Harry Potter, Engineering, Science, LEGOs, coding, woodshop and more!

Createlligence (Newport Beach) Ages 6-12, Createlligence engages education to improve academic skills as well as critical thinking skills in a fun learning environment through STEM, Academic and Art Camps.

Destination Science (Orange) Three hands-on science lessons each day to get kids excited about science!

Bionerds: (Various South OC locations) Learn about laboratory safety, hands-on biology activities and learn from guest speakers.

KG Beach Camps (Dana Point)

KG Beach Camps (Dana Point) Ages 4-13, Enjoy a variety of activities such as trips to the local tidepools, bean bag toss, boogie boarding at Doheny State Beach, Stand-Up Paddle Boarding, Sailing, Kayaking, Rowing, Whale Watching on Dolphin Dave’s Catamaran Safari, Beach Games, Activities, Crafts and more!

  • Mini Minnows ages 4-6 – Enjoy lots of arts and crafts, camp songs, crab hunting, sand castle building, snack time fun, and lots of outdoor games. Each day holds a new adventurous theme & campers receive a Hobie Surf Shop T-shirt!
  • Beach Safari ages 6-9 Join in a variety of activities including beach games and sand sculpting, tide pools and a catamaran excursion on Dolphin Dave’s Whale Safari. Campers will also enjoy arts and crafts, water activities and crab hunting too. End the adventure with a picnic lunch and snow cones. Campers will receive a Hobie Surf Shop sponsored rash guard.
  • H2O Adventure Camp ages 9-13  Campers will have a full week of kayaking, sailing, rowing, and stand up paddle boarding, beach games, crafts, lunch at a harbor cafe, and a catamaran excursion on Dolphin Dave’s Whale Safari. End your week with the adventure X-Games! All campers will receive a Hobie Surf Shop sponsored rash guard.  

Jr. Lifeguards (Dana Point & Newport Beach) Ages 4-12, The California Junior Lifeguards Programs and Super Surf Camps are proud to be able to provide our participants with the highest quality of instructors.

Jr. Lifeguards (Huntington Beach) Ages 9-17, Learn about ocean and beach safety, lifesaving techniques, procedures for bodysurfing, body boarding, board surfing, development of swimming skills, competition with other Jr. Lifeguard programs, volleyball, and miscellaneous beach games, activities, field trips, and ecology.

JP’s Surf Camp (San Clemente) Ages 6+, Camps are weekly or daily drop-in 9-12pm & 1-4pm. Emphasis is on ocean awareness, surfing instruction and technique, surfing etiquette, wave selection and judgment, proper surfing equipment and overall physical fitness. Soft surfboards are used for instruction.

Endless Summer Surf Camp (San Onofre) Ages 10+, The programs consist of personalized surf instruction on the beach, in the water, professional surf photography and video analysis back at the camp. The focus of our sessions is on water safety and surfing instruction while having fun in the sun.

Comment below & share about your favorite Summer Camps & any that should be added to this list!

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