Camps & Summer Programs

11896 Old Lexington Pike, Walton, KY 41094

Dates: June 8-July 17 weekly Mon to Fri (except no camp June 29 to July 3)
Experience Adventure Days a unique day camp on the farm. Our 16 th year of providing a hands on working farm/animals experience. Children get their own furry farm animal for the week to learn to care and take care of. We include farm chores, horseback riding lessons, archery, fishing, nature discovery, games, gardening, crafts, team building opportunities. If your child loves the outdoors and animals with everyday new adventures then check out our farm camp.

Camp at the J
8485 Ridge Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236

Dates: June 1st – August 14th // Ages: K-10 // Gender of Campers: All genders
At Camp at the J, kids can experience the best of summer. From swim lessons 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! Camp at the J offers a camp for every kid! Traditional day camp provides all the fun that makes camp a summertime staple, and a wide range of specialty camps encourages campers to pursue their interests, making camp exciting and educational.

Camp Chabad

University of Cincinnati CRC 2820 Bearcat Way, Cincinnati, OH 45221, Kiddie Camp Facility: 7560 Reinhold Drive
Dates: June 22nd – August 1st, boys and girls ages 2 years to 13 years
A camp that has it all! Your child will experience, Sports, Nature, Art, Music, Character Growth,Onsite rock-climbing, pickle ball, Field Trips, Free Swim, Swimming Lessons. With 200,000 square feet of air conditioned space , no matter the weather there is always something to do! Children can visit the Arlitt Playscape a hidden gem with plants, mini stream, old fashioned water pump, butterflies, flowers, and play structure. Nurturing dedicated staff will look after your kids.  “mix and match” to fit YOUR schedule or sign up for all 6 weeks. Camp T-shirt and most field trips included. ACA Accredited. Cincinnati’s Premier Jewish Day Camp. Kiddie Campers enjoy Soccer shots, music, tiny tennis, gymnastics, story time, crafts, splash play, and more. Half day option available. Before care and after care available.

Camp Invention
Camp Invention
Multiple locations throughout Cincinnati and Northern KY!

Dates: Find locations and dates at // Ages: Entering grades K-6
Imaginations will soar in the all-new Camp Invention® program, Elevate! Campers in grades K-6 will collaborate in hands-on STEM activities exploring concepts of flight, Earth’s ecosystems and sports innovations! Visit or call 800-968-4332 to register. Use promo code LOCAL25 to save $25 (expires 3/31) or LOCAL15 to save $15 (expires 5/12).

Camp WAVE at Newport Aquarium
One Aquarium Way, Newport, KY 41071

Dates: Weekly Summer Day Camps from June 1st – August 7th / Ages: Grades K-8 // Gender of Campers: All genders
Camp Activities: Animal encounters, STEM experiments, Behind the Scenes tours, Crafts, Meet a Scientist, Games, Overnights
Get ready to dive into the deep end and make some waves with Camp WAVE! Camp WAVE is a week long day camp experience for children entering grades K-8. Camp WAVE is held at Newport Aquarium in Newport, KY during Spring, Summer, and Winter school breaks, running Monday – Friday from 9am-4pm. Camp WAVE is the only camp around where campers have the chance to meet sharks, penguins, and sting rays up close while exploring the aquatic wonders around us. From uncovering creatures of Cincinnati’s ancient seas to learning about international efforts to conserves endangered species, there’s something for everyone at Camp WAVE!

CCM Preparatory
CCM Preparatory
PO Box 210236, Cincinnati, OH 45221
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CCM Preparatory offers a variety of fun and immersive summer camps for people of all ages.

If you’re looking for a fun, immersive and interactive summer arts experience for your kids, look no further than CCM Preparatory! Summer attractions include a wide variety of programs in Music, Dance and Theatre Arts for students to discover hidden talents, make friends and explore new skills. From intergenerational multi-arts camp and ballet boot camp to the popular musical theatre camp, students of all ages will have the opportunity to explore their artistic interests in a relaxed, welcoming environment.
“I absolutely loved my time here. I met some of the most amazing people who share the same passion I have. I also learned SO much from my time here!” –CCM 2019 Camp Participant.

Open to campers age 4 and up.

Below is a sneak peek of summer camp themes, but check out the website for more information on when specific camps are offered.
• “Once Upon a Time” Storytime Ballet (ages 4-8)
• Suzuki Strings (ages 5-12)
• CCM Grand (ages 8-13 and grandparents)
• Jazz Academy (grades 9-12)
• High School Arts Immersion (One and two-week options available)

1904 Springdale Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45231

Blast off into space, explore an underwater world, and much more in between all in one summer at Central Montessori Academy’s summer camp! Camp is for children ages three to six and led by trained teaching staff who want to make your child’s summer exciting and educational too. A day at camp includes time exploring in the Montessori classroom, outdoor play on the campus’ natural playground and wooded area, and activities centered around a different weekly theme (see the CMA website for each week’s theme). Full and half day options available as well as extended care before and after camp hours.
Dates: June 1st – August 7th

927 O’Bannonville Road, Loveland, OH 45140, Phone: 513-683-4757, Email: [email protected]

Dates: June 15-19, June 22-26, July 13-17, July 20-24
Visit our website to see the Summer Camp Programs CMH has to offer your family this year.  Our camps offer a variety of Arts, Crafts, Nature, Science, Drama, and fun activities for children ages 3-12 on our beautiful 7+ acre campus. Camps are led by experienced CMH Staff, who are eager to share their passion for learning and having fun with our campers.  Childcare is available after day camp until 5:30pm to accommodate working families. Reserve your space NOW!

953 Eden Park Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45202
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Jump into art with eight weeks of exciting art projects, gallery games, and more! Explore a different theme each week with activities taught by skilled educators and museum staff. Designed for children ages 6–12. Convenient before- and after-care available. Registration begins Feb. 1 at 11 a.m.

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park Summer Theatre Camp and Performance Academy
962 Mt. Adams Circle , Cincinnati, OH 45202
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Dates: June 1 – July 31
Together we’ll explore fantastical worlds, storybook lands, and so much more — all while having fun through the excitement of live theatre. Choose between half-day and full-day camps for ages 3 to 17, or join us for multi-week Performance Academy camps!