Act Too Players School of Music offers music intensive camps as well as day and online camps for children interested in music, theater, singing and choreography.
Dates: June 14-July 1 (Mon.-Thu.), July 12-22 (Mon.-Thu.)
1113 Murfreesboro Road, Ste 119, Franklin
AR Workshop Franklin offers arts and crafts camps for children ages 7-14 where campers create four projects and a DIY camp T-shirt. Craft projects include canvas pillows, paint and string art, tie-dye, macrame, weaving and game boards.
Dates: May 24-July 26 (camps run Mon.-Thu.; excludes week of June 28)
101 International Drive, Ste. 105, Franklin
Brentwood Academy offers arts, academic, athletic and day camps for children in pre-K through 12th grade. Students can choose focuses in arts, language, robotics, science, cooking or specific sports, such as track, football and cheer. Half-day and all-day options are available.
Dates: June 2-July 16 (camps run
219 Granny White Pike, Brentwood
Camp Beech Creek is a day camp operated by the Currey Ingram Academy for students about to enter kindergarten through sixth grade. The program includes morning and afternoon half-day options for students interested in arts, nature, science and sports. Before- and after-camp care is available for an additional fee.
Dates: June 2-July 16 (camps run weekly Mon.-Thu.)
6544 Murray Lane, Brentwood
Operated on 340 acres, Camp Marymount in Fairview is an overnight camp for children from kindergarten through 11th grade. Activities include water sports, science, fishing, horseback riding, arts and crafts, and athletics. Camps are available in one-, two- and three-week sessions.
Dates: May 30-July 30
1318 Fairview Blvd, Fairview
Camp Widjiwagan is offered through the Joe C. David Outdoor YMCA and includes a number of camp options, including day, overnight, ranch and family camps as well as Widji U, a fall study camp. Camps feature different themes and are open to children ages 4-17. Activities include swimming, arts and crafts, sports, archery, boat rides and horseback riding.
Dates: May 26-Aug. 7
3088 Smith Springs Road, Antioch
Cheekwood Summer Camp is open for children ages 5-15 to explore the gardens and art on the historic estate. Week themes include Eco-Discovery, Bugs and Blooms and Inspirational Artists. Half-day and full day-options are available.
Dates: June 7-July 30
Cost: $176-$425 (includes discounts for early registration and membership pricing)
1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville
Creekside Riding Camp is a horse riding camp in Franklin that features daily riding lessons and safety training. Half-day and full-day options are available.
Dates: May 31-July 30
Cost: $295/week (half-day),
2359 Lewisburg Pike, Franklin
Deer Run Camp is a nondenominational Christian camp that offers camp options for ages 5-12. Activities include obstacle courses, swimming, climbing, games and bible study.
Dates: March 15-19, May 31-July 30
Cost: $69/day (spring break),
3845 Perkins Road, Thompson’s Station
Leadership Academy Camp at Warner Park is open to children ages 6-19 and offers an unstructured-by-design day camp experience to allow for child-directed play and activities, such as crafts, songs and games. Extended care options are available for an additional fee.
Dates: June 7-Aug. 6
Cost: $295-$335/week (includes discounted rates for early registration)
7199 Hwy. 100, Nashville
Owl Hill Nature Preserve offers Spring Break and summer camp options for children to explore the outdoors while learning about animals and ecosystems. Activities include arts and crafts, and each summer camp week features a different theme, including “Flying Friends” and “Wild for Tennessee.”
Dates: March 15-19, June 1-Aug. 4
545 Beech Creek Road, Brentwood
Spark: An Art Studio in Brentwood offers day camp options for children ages 8-13. Campers will create daily arts projects in a small class environment, and a snack and lunch are included.
Dates: weeks of June 7, 14 and 21 and July 12, 19 and 26
213 Franklin Road, Ste. 110, Brentwood
Whippoorwill Farm Day Camp offers camp options for children in grades 1-11. Campers will participate in age-appropriate activities ranging from nature walks and swimming to wall-climbing and cooking. Registration opens Feb. 17-18.
Dates: June 1-July 30
Cost: $290-$730 (four-day, one-week and two-week options available)
7840 Whippoorwill Lane, Fairview