Our Picks for 5 Unique Charlotte Summer Camps with Openings for Your Child

Summer Camp sign ups always sneak up on us. This year the scramble to find a great camp with availability seems to be a bigger challenge. Many kids missed out on a camp experience last summer so parents are eager to make it happen this summer, and a block of free time or uninterrupted work from home time is a big plus too. Take a look at a few options for athletes, artists, the tech savvy and future chefs. Sign Up links are listed for each one, we suggest you book ASAP.

Queens Athletics Summer Camps

Queens Athletics Summer Camps offer a variety of half and full-day summer sports camp options for children ages 5-18. The camps are designed for kids of any skill level, with an emphasis on learning proper technique and fundamentals in a fun, safe environment.

Baseball, basketball, cheer, dance, field hockey, lacrosse, rugby, soccer, softball, sports performance, swimming, tennis, track & cross country, and volleyball

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Dish It Out Pottery Summer Art Camp

Summer Art Camp at Dish It Out Pottery Studio offers six, week long sessions that meet Monday to Friday from 10 AM – 1 PM beginning in June. Cost is $256 per camper, per week. A second child in the same family discount is available for $235.

Campers age 7 and up will enjoy a week of creativity including pottery painting, mosaics, acrylic painting on canvas and crafts. This summer’s projects will be inspired by an AWAY WE GO theme and a MAGIC & MAKE BELIEVE theme.

7828 Rea Road Suite C, Charlotte, NC 28277

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The Dottie Rose Foundation Girls Tech Camps

(Photo by Lindsay Kappius)
(Photo by Lindsay Kappius)
(Photo by Lindsay Kappius)

At The Dottie Rose Foundation we encourage, support and educate girls who have an interest in technology and want to learn how it can be used to enhance their learning and future careers. We empower tech savvy girls through week long summer camps!

Theater & Tech – Each project is dedicated to serving our community through the power of technology, ingenuity and compassion
The Makers Collective – Girls will explore the venn diagram and intersection of the craft of making and computer science. SIGN UP HERE!

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Charlotte Cirque & Dance Center Summer Fun Camps

Our one-of-a-kind summer camps are designed for students grades 1-12 who are interested in exploring something new. Offered in weekly sessions, our full-day programs are focused on everything fun! Absolutely no experience necessary.

Your children will flip out with our creative offerings from contemporary dance, creative movement, juggling, musical theatre, aerial silks & more. This year’s themes are Beach Week, Rainbow, Animalia, Musical Theatre Workshop, & Space is the Place. SIGN UP HERE!

9315-E Monroe Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28270

Phone: 704.844.0449
Email: [email protected]

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Chef Alyssa’s Kitchen Kids Cooking Camp

Chef Alyssa’s Kitchen offers hands-on culinary & baking camps. In our 7th year of summer camp (previously named Best Cooking Camp), our camps are meant to be more then your ‘cookie-cutter’ and “kitchy” cooking school. We want to teach the young chefs fantastic dishes!

5 Day Culinary Camps (Mon-Fri; 9 am – 1 pm) for ages 7-12 and 12-18. Parents Day and Lunch is on Fridays. Weekly sessions begin Mid-June until Mid-August.
3 day Baking Camps (Tue-Thurs; 9 am – 1 pm) for ages 11-18. Sessions begin in Mid-June. SIGN UP HERE!

(704) 817-7568
4001-C Yancey Rd #100
Charlotte NC 28217
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