Guide to 59 summer camps in Cedar Park and Leander for 2019

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Here is a noncomprehensive list to summer camps in the Cedar Park and Leander area.

Prices, discounts, dates and other details are subject to change. Additional fees or deposits may apply. We recommend that interested families inquire with the camps for more information.


1. The Brainery at Stepping Stone School camp
Campers learn about ancient civilizations, including Egypt, Rome, China and more with weekly field trips. During a philanthropy event, campers run a small business. Ages 5-13. June 4-Aug. 17. Inquire for costs.

Stepping Stone School
225 Block House Drive, Leander

2. Children’s Learning Adventure camp
The summer camp is themed “Hooray for Hollywood.” Children’s Learning Adventure has a bowling alley, a sports courts and a culinary program and offers field trips during this flexible program. Ages 5-13. June 3-Aug. 16. Inquire for costs.

Children’s Learning Adventure
1920 S. Lakeline Blvd., Cedar Park

3. GradePower Learning camps
GradePower Learning’s four camps are called Math Camp, Study Skills Workshop, Algebra Refresher Camp and Kindergarten Ready Camp. These camps teach students study skills, math skills, and for students entering kindergarten, sight words, letter sounds and rhyming. Grades K-11, depending on the camp. July 6-Aug. 9. $300-$400.

GradePower Learning
10900 Lakeline Mall Drive, Ste. 300, Austin

4. Northwest Spanish School camp
The summer camp immerses children into the Spanish language and culture with activities, projects and games. Ages 3-14. June 17-28; July 8-19. $145 per week, early bird discount available.

Northwest Spanish School
12101 W. Parmer Lane, Ste. 201, Cedar Park

5. Perfect Square Learning Math and Chess Summer Camp
A chess instructor from Round Rock ISD teaches beginner and intermediate chess strategies. For students entering grades 1-5. June 24-28 and July 22-26. $300 for full-day camps, $175 for half-day camps.

Holy Family Catholic School
9400 Neenah Drive, Austin

6. Summer chess camp at Mathnasium of Cedar Park
This summer camp offers campers five days of an immersive chess environment, practicing rules and guidelines, tournament etiquette and more along with exercise breaks consisting of yoga, tai chi and stretching. Ages 7-17, younger children must receive organizer approval. June 3-7, 11-15; July 8-12, 22-26; Aug. 5-9. $240 per week.

Mathnasium of Cedar Park
13010 W. Parmer Lane, Ste. 100, Cedar Park

7. Whiz Biz Kids camp
Campers start and run a business during the Whiz Biz Kids camp. They learn about money and leadership. Ages 8-16. Aug. 5-9. $350 for club members, $380 for nonmembers.

Twin Creeks Country Club
3201 Twin Creeks Club Drive, Cedar Park


8. Cornerstone Farm camps
Cornerstone Farm in Leander offers a horseback riding camp. Ages 6-13. June 3-7, 10-14,17-21, 24-28; July 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26. $400 per week, family discount available.

Cornerstone Farm
751 Silver Creek Drive, Leander

9. The Dog Alliance Summer Camp
Campers learn about dog breeds, dog sports and caretaking. Campers age 9 and older may bring their own dogs to camp or borrow dogs at The Dog Alliance; younger campers interact with trained therapy and future service dogs. Ages 5-15. June 3-Aug. 8. $200-$285 per week.

The Dog Alliance
1321 W. New Hope Drive, Cedar Park

10. Dream a Dream Horse Camp
This is a therapeutic horseback riding camp for people with special needs who will practice riding every day, learn horse care, play games and complete arts and crafts. This camp is for youth and adults. June-July. $150-$275, scholarships and funding available to those who qualify.

Dream a Dream Therapeutic Horsemanship
23650 Round Mountain Circle, Leander

11. Horses and Health
Campers work in teams with others who have similar riding skills. They learn about horsemanship, riding, teamwork, horse and human nutrition, and healthy living. A grant from Autism Speaks provides full scholarships for attendees on the autism spectrum. Age 8 and older. June 3-7; July 1-5; Aug. 5-9. $250 per week.

Equine Rehabilitation of Central Texas
17000 Trails End Cove, Leander


12. 4Reelz School of Film camps
Camps by 4Reelz School of Film include themes such as Lego movie making, “U-Tubers Unite,” comic book creation, makeup and costume design, acting and improv and teen filmmaking. Ages 6-17. June 3-Aug. 2. $235-$385, early bird discount available.

Bricks & Minifigs
14010 N. US 183, Ste. 525, Austin

Shenandoah Baptist Church
3003 Blue Ridge Drive, Cedar Park


13. ART + Academy camps
Campers at these themed art camps develop drawing and painting skills. Ages 5-17. June 3-Aug. 9. $234 per week.

ART + Academy Cedar Park
3621 E. Whitestone Blvd., Ste. 700, Cedar Park

14. ArtBarnATX camps
ArtBarnATX offers seven camps with themes such as sea creatures, art and science, ceramics and outer space. Campers paint, use clay and can play on a waterslide. Age 6 and older (campers must be finished with kindergarten). June 3-6, 10-13, 17-20, 24-27; July 8-11, 15-18. $220 per week for half days and $320 per week for full days.

14284 FM 2769, Volente

15. Art Beat Dance Center camps and intensives
Art Beat Dance Center offers half-day camps for children ages 3-10 with themes such as Moana’s Beach Blast and Summer of Seuss. Half-day ballet, tap, hip-hop, jazz and contemporary dance intensives are offered for ages 12-18 as well. Ages 3-18. June 10-Aug. 13. $125-$225 per week, sibling and multiple camp discounts available.

Art Beat Dance Center
1420 Cypress Creek Road, Ste. 100, Cedar Park

16. Avery Ranch Dance & Music summer camps
Weekly summer camps feature themes like Mary Poppins, Rainbow Unicorns, Greatest Showman and Aladdin with activities such as storytime ballet, jazz, musical theater, hip-hop, set and prop design, and tap. Each week ends with a camp show. Ages 3-13. June 10-14, 24-28; July 8-12, 22-26. $195 per week with more than one week booked by March 1, $215 regular price.

Avery Ranch Shops
10526 W. Parmer Lane, Austin

17. Camp Creativity
The Dirty Easel’s Camp Creativity helps children grow their creativity with indoor and outdoor projects including theater, crafts, writing, music, improv and art. Ages 5-12. June. $240 per week, early bird and sibling discounts available.

The Kitchen House
1514 Dandridge Drive, Cedar Park

18. Center Stage camps
Center Stage offers different themed camps, including princess dance and musical theater, along with weeklong dance intensives. The camps may include dancing, games, voice instruction and acting. Ages vary by camp. Dates to be decided. Inquire for costs.

Center Stage
1602 S. West Drive, Leander

19. Cordovan Art School camps
The art school’s camps offer students the chance to practice ceramics, painting, drawing, drama, 3D art and more. The faculty offer technical instruction and encouragement to students. Half- and full-day options are available. Ages 5-16. May 28-Aug.16. $46 per session, $359 per week.

Cordovan Art School
200 Buttercup Creek Blvd., Ste. 122, Cedar Park

20. The Dance Academy camps
The four camps at The Dance Academy are themed Musical Theater, Ballet Academy North Intensive, Elevate Dance Intensive and Mary Poppins Children’s Camp. Dancers participate in a variety of dance activities based on camp theme, including tap, jazz, hip-hop, pointe and musical theater. Ages 3-18, varies depending on camp. June 3-7, 10-14, 17-21. Costs to be decided.

The Dance Academy and Ballet Academy North
300 N. Bagdad Road, Leander

21. Evolution Dance camps
Themes include Princess Camp, Artists in Training Camp and Circus Acro Camp. Depending on the camp, attendees can dance, sing, create art, play games and learn acrobatics. Ages 3-6. June 3-6, 10-13,17-20, depending on the camp. $99 per week.

Evolution Dance Collective
1309 Leander Drive, Ste. 402, Leander

22. kidsActing Studio camps
Four camps are held at kidsActing Studio: Triple Threat, Adventures in Acting, Creative Kids and The Greatest Showman Show Choir & Revue. Depending on the specifics of each camp, attendees can sing, dance, act and perform in front of family and friends. Ages 4-16. June 3-Aug. 16. $245 per week for half days, $345 per week for full days.

Live Oak Unitarian Church
3315 El Salido Parkway, Cedar Park

23. Painting with a Twist Austin-Cedar Park Kids Camp
Each day kids are taught about a famous artist and create a painting. They also work on a “surprise” painting throughout the week, such as of their pets, self-portraits or unique places. The week culminates in an art show. Ages 6-13. June 10-14; July 15-19. $45 per day, $175 per week.

Painting with a Twist
12129 N. RM 620, Ste. 401, Austin

24. Over The Top Quilting Studio camps
Over The Top Quilting Studio hosts summer camps for beginning and advanced quilters. Fabric is included. Ages 9 and up for quilting camps. June 18-21, July 30-Aug 2 for beginner’s quilting, July 16-19 for advanced quilting. $150 per week.

Over The Top Quilting Studio
200 Buttercup Creek Blvd., Ste. 111, Cedar Park

25. Sew True Studio camps
Participants will create three to four hand-sewn or machine-sewn projects and learn sewing techniques. Ages 8-14. June 4-6, 11-13, 18-20; July 9-11, 16-18, 23-25; July 30-Aug. 1. Inquire for costs.

The Studio Cedar Park
400 W. Whitestone Blvd., Ste. C, Cedar Park

26. Velocity Music Academy camps
The academy offers over a dozen camps with themes such as piano, violin, film music, chamber music, cello and more. Students may study music theory and history, composition and performance. Ages vary by camp. May 27-31; June 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28; July 8-12, 15-19, 22-26; July 29-Aug. 2; Aug. 5-9, 12-16. $150-$245 per week.

Velocity Music Academy
2301 S. Lakeline Blvd., Ste. 200, Cedar Park

27. ZACH Theatre Summer Camp
ZACH Theatre has offered performing arts classes and camps for over 30 years. Campers can build confidence, creativity and collaborative skills. Ages 3 1/2-grade 12. May 28-Aug. 15. $275-$315 per week.

ZACH Theatre North
12129 N. RM 620, Ste. 310, Austin
512-476-0594, ext. 236


28. Camp Summit
The camp’s field trips, crafts and cooking activities are based on themes such as Wild Safari, Under the Sea, Patriotic Week, Stars will Shine and others. Children can participate in activities like a talent show, dance parties, archery and more. Ages 4-11. May 28-July 26. $185 per week early bird, $195 after March 31.

Summit Christian Academy
2121 Cypress Creek Road, Cedar Park

29. Crystal Challenges camp
Campers go on three field trips a week at Crystal Challenges. They earn prizes through completing math and reading activities and also do art and science projects, face painting, treasure hunts, magic shows, cooking and swimming. Ages 5-12. June 3-Aug. 14. $195 per week.

Crystal Challenges
1509 Rhapsody Ridge, Cedar Park

30. The Goddard School, Cedar Park camp
This camp’s theme is Traveling Through Time, and campers explore different concepts such as dinosaurs and the future. Field trips bring campers to places such as the Thinkery, the Austin Zoo and Reunion Ranch, and special guests visit with campers. Ages 5-12. June 3-Aug. 16. $229 per week.

The Goddard School
1905 El Salido Parkway, Cedar Park

31. The Goddard School, Leander camp
Campers focus on a different topic each month beginning with the United States, then the outdoors and finally cooking. Students will create state-themed floats, get a visit from the National Weather Service and participate in cooking experiments. Infant-grade 3. June 3-Aug. 14. Costs vary.

The Goddard School
1730 Union St., Leander

32. High Hopes Sport and After School
During this sports-based, Christ-centered camp, children are encouraged to stay active and have fun with friends while playing games. Campers attend field trips to places such as the Austin Aquarium and the Bob Bullock Museum. Ages 5-12. June 3-Aug. 14. $220 per week for full time, $145 for part time.

High Hopes Sport and After School
1800 Clover Lane, Cedar Park

33. Kids Kitchen summer cooking camps
Kids Kitchen offers different themed camps running weekly. Some of the themes include Cupcake Wars, MasterChef Junior, American Road Trip and Pasta Party. Ages vary by week. Starts June 3. $220 per week.

The Kitchen House
1514 Dandridge Drive, Cedar Park

34. Primrose School at Vista Ridge Summer Adventure Club
This camp gives children the opportunity to become engineers, artists and explorers while completing activities, challenges and experiments and going on field trips. Grades K-5. June 3-Aug. 23. $270 per week.

Primrose School at Vista Ridge
910 N. Vista Ridge Blvd., Cedar Park

35. YMCA Camp Twin Lakes overnight, day and family camps
Campers can choose from overnight, mini-overnight, day and family camps. At the overnight camp, attendees can swim, practice archery, play paintball, canoe, kayak and more, while the mini-overnight camp is shorter and includes two days of day camp. The day camp includes outdoor activities. At family camp, participants choose how to spend their time. Ages 7-16 (overnight camp), 6-13 (mini-overnight camp), 5-15 (day camp), all ages (family camp). May 28-Aug. 14, dates vary depending on camp. $198-$749 per week for overnight, mini-overnight and day camp; $85-$97 per weekend for family camp.

YMCA Camp Twin Lakes
204 E. Little Elm Trail, Cedar Park
512-250-9622, option 6

36. Bluebonnet School STEAM Day Camp
Children participate in activities based on technology, engineering, math, coding, cooking, arts, sports and dinosaurs. Meals and field trips are included. Waterloo Swimming teaches swim lessons. Children can play in the on-site pool and splash pad. Parents can watch the camp rooms online. Grades kindergarten-4th. June 3-Aug. 13. $239 per week.

Bluebonnet School of Cedar Park
3420 El Salido Parkway, Cedar Park


37. All-Star Sports Camp
Campers develop their teamwork, sportsmanship and athletic skills with games and activities. Ages 5-12. June 3-Aug. 16. $289 per week for full days, $189 per week for half days, sibling discounts available.

SoccerZone Lakeline
920 Old Mill Road, Cedar Park

38. Austin Premier Academy Soccer Camp
Coaches teach campers soccer-specific skills with a focus on improving footwork and playing scrimmages. Ages 6-13. $289 per week for full days, $189 per week for half days, sibling discounts available.

SoccerZone Lakeline
920 Old Mill Road, Cedar Park

39. Brandy Perryman Shooting Camp
This basketball camp is a four-day intensive shooting camp with games, competitions, lectures and drills. Ages 7-16. June 10-Aug. 8. $230 if booked before May 31, $250 after May 31.

Cedar Park Recreation Center
1435 Main St., Cedar Park

40. Challenger International Soccer Camp in Cedar Park
This soccer camp offers young athletes a variety of coaching styles and practices to develop a well-rounded skill set using methods from England, Brazil, Spain, the Netherlands and France. Ages 5-14. June 3-7, 17-21; July 15-19; July 29-Aug. 2; Aug. 12-16. $189-$289 per week.

SoccerZone Lakeline
920 Old Mill Road, Cedar Park

41. Challenger International Soccer Camp in Leander
Leander Youth Soccer hosts the Challenger Soccer Camp. The camp offers on- and off-field soccer skill development for players. Ages 5-14. June 3-7; Aug. 5-9. $110-$160.

Serna Athletic Fields at Robin Bledsoe Park
601 S. Bagdad Road, Leander

42. Halo Footwork and Finishing Camp
Young athletes attending this camp work on improving agility, speed and hand-eye coordination for soccer, football and other sports. Ages 6-13. June 10-14; July 22-26. $289 per week for full days, $189 per week for half days, sibling discounts available.

SoccerZone Lakeline
920 Old Mill Road, Cedar Park

43. HK Taekwondo Sports and Fun Camp
The sports camp includes activities such as water play, taekwondo, field trips, crafts, movies and more. Ages 5-12. June 3-Aug. 9; no camp July 1-5. $175 for members, $225 for nonmembers; includes fees for field trips.

HK Taekwondo
200 S. Bell Blvd., Ste. C-2, Cedar Park

44. Junior golf camp
This camp teaches campers the fundamentals of golf, including safety, putting, rules and etiquette. Ages 4-17. June 10-13 (age 10 and younger); June 24-27 (age 10 and older). $150 per week, subject to change.

Crystal Falls Golf Course
3400 Crystal Falls Parkway, Leander

45. Peak Performance Training Center camps
Peak Performance Training Center offers three separate camps called Camp XPlor, Camp NSanity and Teen XTreme Camp, which offer a variety of field trips, activities and community service. Full- and part-time camps are available. Full-time students will receive instruction in one of the following: martial arts, jiu-jitsu, golf, soccer, or strength and conditioning. Grades K-12, depending on the camp. May 27-Aug. 16. Inquire for costs.

Peak Performance Training Center
500 Brushy Creek Road, Ste. 504, Cedar Park

46. Premier Athletic Complex camps
Volleyball and basketball camps at Premier Athletic Complex include CenTex Attack Skills Camp, Hoops 101, Volleyball All Skills Camp and more. Some camps are geared toward different skill levels. Grades 1-8. June 5-Aug. 8. $175-$200 per week.

Premier Athletic Complex
8220 Toll 183A, Leander

47. Shot Doctor Scoring Basketball Camp
Campers can improve their shooting percentage and learn new scoring techniques by training with professional coaches. Grades 3-12. June 3-6. $115 for all four days.

Grisham Middle School
10805 Schoolhouse Lane, Austin

48. Spike Frog Summer Skills Camp
Athletes learn how to bump, set, spike, dig and serve on the volleyball court at this summer camp, which is recommended for students who want to play in the company’s fall league or want to try out for middle school volleyball. Grades 3-8. June 3-6; July 29-Aug. 1. $130.

Cedar Park Recreation Center
1435 Main St., Cedar Park

49. UK Elite soccer camp
This camp focuses on the fundamentals of soccer and speed of play. Each themed day begins with warm-ups and finishes with scrimmages and a world cup. Ages 5-14. July 8-12. $165 for partial days, $299 for full days.

SoccerZone Lakeline
920 Old Mill Road, Cedar Park

50. Vortex Sports Academy Camp
Vortex Sports Academy offers martial arts, self-defense, acrobatic gymnastics, dance and fitness while teaching life skills, etiquette, character development and more. Ages 5-12. June 3-Aug. 14 (tentative). Inquire for costs.

Vortex Sports Academy
10210 E. Crystal Falls Parkway, Leander

51. Waterloo Swimming camps
Waterloo Swimming offers morning camps providing campers with education on water safety. The camps aim to improve students’ swimming skills. Grades 1-6. June 10-13, 24-27; July 8-11, 22-25. $160-$180 per week.

Waterloo Swimming
12332 N. RM 620, Bldg. C, Austin

52. Zero Gravity Gymnastics and Cheer camps
Zero Gravity Gymnastics and Cheer offers camps throughout the summer with various themes such as superheroes, the Olympics and magic. Ages 5-13. June 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28; July 1-5 (without July 4), 8-12, 15-19, 22-26; July 29-Aug. 2; Aug. 5-9, 12-14. $235 per week full time, $175 per week part time, early bird discounts available.

Zero Gravity Gymnastics and Cheer
2041 S. US 183, Leander


53. Brilliant! Camps
MINDWORX Enrichment Programs & Camps offers science, technology, engineering and math camps and art camps with partial and full-day options. Ages 5-13. June-August. $295-$595 per week, depending on the camp and hours attended.

MINDWORX Enrichment Programs & Camps, 111 North Vista Ridge Blvd., Ste. 206, Cedar Park


54. Camp Invention
Leander ISD’s Camp Invention features activities inspired by inductees from the National Inventors Hall of Fame. Campers build prototypes, complete challenges and design remote-controlled bots. For children entering grades K-6. June 17-21; July 15-19. $255, discounts may apply.

Leander ISD (site to be determined)

55. Children’s Lighthouse eX-S.T.R.E.A.M. Summer Camp
The camp at Children’s Lighthouse focuses on science, technology, engineering, math, reading and art. Campers take biweekly field trips. Ages 6-12. Weekly June 3-Aug. 15. $200 per week for full-time campers, part-time options available.

Children’s Lighthouse
1801 Bagdad Road, Cedar Park

56. Code Ninjas camps
Code Ninjas offers half- and full-day camps with themes such as RoboPro, Roblox Create, Browse & Build, Hack Attack, Game Builders Club, Beginning JavaScript, Minecraft Create, App Builders Club and more. Ages 7-14. May 28-31; June 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28; July 8-12, 15-19, 22-26; July 29-Aug. 2; Aug. 5-9, 12-13. $215-$249 per week for half-day camps, $399-$449 per week for full-day camps, $79-$99 per day for day camps.

Code Ninjas Cedar Park
3621 E. Whitestone Blvd., Cedar Park
Code Ninjas Austin
14005 N. US 183, Ste. 100, Austin

57. Coding with Kids
The camps focus on STEM, including game and web development, robotics, programmable circuits and more. Ages 5-18. June 3-Aug. 2. $279-$349 per week for half-day camps; $479-$549 per week for full-day camps; early bird, multi-camp and sibling discounts are available.

Summit Christian Academy
2121 Cypress Creek Road, Cedar Park

58. Learning Fun 101 camps
Learning Fun 101 holds camps titled Engineering & Programming with Lego Battle Bots and Extreme Lego Maker Camp. The camps teach children how to build their own motorized machines and more. Ages 5-15, varies depending on camp. June 13-21, 24-28; July 8-12, 22-26. $385-$386 per week.

Shenandoah Baptist Church
3003 Blue Ridge Drive, Cedar Park
Bricks & Minifigs
14010 N. US 183, Ste. 525, Austin

59. Neuron Garage
This STEM day camp offers children hands on building challenges where they can think creatively and collaborate with peers. At the camp, attendees turn recycled materials into machines. Grades K-5. June 3-Aug. 9. $390 per week.

Harmony Science Academy Cedar Park
12200 Anderson Mill Road, Cedar Park



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