2018 South Florida Summer Camp Roundup

It’s March and I can’t believe we’re already starting to have to think about SUMMER CAMP! We’ve posted our 2018 Spring Break Camp recommendations, but now I have done my mommy research and found some great options for 2018 South Florida Summer Camps for every child! If you live in Boca Raton or beyond in South Florida…

Whether your child is into theater, dance, sports, gymnastics, 3D printing–you name it–we have a 2018 South Florida Summer Camps option for you!

2018 South Florida Summer Camps

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2017 South Florida Summer Camps

 Camp Twisters

At Camp Twisters, we realize you have many choices when it comes to finding the best Summer camp for your child.  If your child LOVES climbing, jumping, running and flipping, then they will have a BLAST at Twisters.  Whether your child spends a session, a day, a week or the whole summer at Twisters, their time here will be filled with loads of fun!

We are excited to offer 10 weeks of fun in our clean, state-of-the-art facility with our professional, safety-certified staff! Registration includes the camp sessions of your choice, gymnastics instruction, healthy snack & juice each day, arts & crafts, movie time, fun & games! Lunch is available daily for $7.  In addition to summer camp, Twisters offers many day camps throughout the school year during holiday breaks and teacher work days! Click to see a typical day at Camp Twisters:  https://youtu.be/2fN3Mi1kbMs

3100 NW Boca Raton Blvd #308

Boca Raton, FL


6805 Lyons Technology Circle

Coconut Creek, FL

WEBSITE: www.twistergymnastics.com

CONTACT: Boca Raton -561-750-6001 or Coconut Creek -954-725-9199

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Sports Camp with the Miami Dolphins

Early bird sale going on now! Save $50 when you register before 4/1/18!

Click HERE for more info!

Oveta McKeithen Recreation Complex

445 SW 2nd St.

Deerfield BeachFL 33441

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curate your aweSOMe summer…

fly solo with lessons or life coaching. find your group with a class, camp or workshop.  bring your group. customize your own event and create your own adventure!

summer discovery camp – Jump into an aweSOMe world of imagination and discovery! Each week is a new adventure in the creative and culinary arts, humanities and sciences – and in learning about one’s self.

summer at the schoolhouse – The better way to do summer school! Fulfill an online course requirement or take one of our home education courses, get help with specific academic skills or design your own course, internship or creative project to ignite your passion. Academic assessments are also offered to help students set goals for achievement.

half day

  • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, $300/week
    (includes AM snack)

full day

  • 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, $400/week
    (includes AM snack)


  • 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • Monday – Fridays, June 11th-August 3rd

Space of Mind Schoolhouse

102 N. Swinton Ave.

Delray Beach, FL 33444

WEBSITE: Register online for camp programs at: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=-189602&stype=-8&sView=week&sLoc=0

CONTACT: For information, please call 877.407.1122 or email admin@myspaceofmind.com


Here are Modern Boca Mom’s picks for 2018 South Florida Summer Camps:

TeachGeek’s 3D Printing Summer Tech Program!

Looking for an innovative, yet fun summer tech camp to bring your kids too? You found it! TeachGeek’s 3D Printing & CAD Summer Tech Camp is offered to students ages 8 & up to keep kids engaged in learning technology while having fun all summer long! Our unique program is specifically designed to advance your children’s technical knowledge skill set outside conventional curriculum methods, while keeping them engaged and entertained. By using STEAM education principles & creative design thinking, we teach kids and young adults how to use CAD (Computer Assisted Design) programs to learn the magic behind 3D Printing! Join our summer camp and learn about this innovative technology in a fun, hands-on learning environment!


  • Release your kids inner creativity and watch their ideas come to life on 3D Printers!
  • Practice design thinking in a fun, hands-on learning environment!
  • Gain 3D Modeling and computer assisted designing skills!
  • Improve team building skills through end-product development!
  • Work together to complete a project at the end that is donated for an environmentally friendly or humane cause!
  • Program offered weekly at Grandview Preparatory School in Boca Raton.
  • First week starts June 4th – June 8th and runs weekly through August 17th.
  • Monday – Friday 9am – 3pm. With one hour lunch break. (Lunch not included)
  • Weekly sessions vary depending on class enrollment.
  • If you have a group of 6 or more, we can come to your area. Call us for pricing & more details!
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Grandview Preparatory School

336 Spanish River Blvd. NW

Boca Raton, FL 33431

WEBSITE: www.teachgeek.co/student-programs

CONTACT: 561-336-0368; falon@teachgeek.co

2018 South Florida Summer Camps

Have Some Fishing Fun Under the Sun

This summer, consider having your child take part in an amazing and affordable camp coming to South Florida where children ages 5-15 years old of all fishing experience levels will explore the ocean off of a historic pier in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL! The camp will feature lessons such as how to rig and identify parts of a fishing rod, how to tie fishing knots, how to cast a rod properly, how to identify certain fish, about basic marine conservation, and about local fishing regulations.

Half day and full day options are available and lunch is included with a full day registration. Campers can enroll in any of the 11 weeks of camp from June 4- August 17. Register by May 1 and receive $20 off your registration! Other discounts and summer camp activities are available on our website.

2 Commercial Blvd.

Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL 33308

WEBSITE: http://www.fishingfununderthesun.com/registration/

CONTACT: Nicholas Metropulos, Summer Camp Director at 561-405-5576; nick@fishingfununderthesun.com

Enjoy American Professional Martial Arts Action

American Professional Martial Arts Summer Camps are filled with action and excitement! Our Campers ages 5-11 are kept under supervision while learning fun Martial Arts Tricks and Skills while also enjoying some amazing games and activities in a fun and safe area.

This 2018 South Florida summer camps deposit is only $100 per week and you pay the remaining balance the first Monday of Camp! Snacks are included each day of camp as well as “Pizza Fridays”. Click registration link below for details on Weeks Available and Pricing.

American Professional Martial Arts

19635 State Rd 7 Suite 38

Boca Raton, FL 33498


CONTACT: 561-482-8220

Showtime Performing Arts Theatre Summer Camp 

Audition, Act, Sing, Dance and Perform! Offering 10 exciting weeks, June 4th – August 10th. Attend all sessions or just parts of the summer. Learn and fine-tune your performance skills from the very best Theatre Professionals South Florida has to offer! Now in our 13th year in the beautiful Royal Palm Plaza, Downtown Boca Raton, we have been voted Best Academic/Arts Program in Palm Beach County and Best Children’s Theatre in South Florida! Open year-round, we produce and perform over 20 family musicals per year in our intimate theater and teaching studios.

This 2018 South Florida summer camps general hours are 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. with early and after care options from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. featuring sessions for ages 3 through teens. Tuition begins at $325 + call for discounts. Dance, acting and voice classes after camp only $10 per hour class (normally $20)!  Voted “Best Summer Camp” and sold out 12 years in a row! Don’t be left out!

503 SE Mizner Blvd., Royal Palm Plaza

Boca Raton 33432

WEBSITE: For details, discounts and registration, visit our website www.showtimeboca.com 

CONTACT: 561-394-2626; showtimeboca@aol.com

2018 South Florida Summer Camps

2018 South Florida Summer Camps

2018 Summer Programs at Sugar Sand Park Community Center

The Sugar Sand Park Community Center is the place to be this summer, with a wide array of full and half-day programs available for children ages 5-15. With everything from rock camp to spy camp, drama & cheerleading, robotics, cooking, science & fitness, art, film-making and more, kids are sure to find something they like.  Registration is open, so secure your child’s spot before it’s gone!

The Community Center’s 20+ specialty program options are taught by popular instructors like the Director’s Cut Staff (Film Making), Lillian Murray (Happy Sunshine Yoga), Joy Deco (Fun and Fitness), and the Bright & Smart Staff (3D Printing & Game Design and Coding & Lego Robotics). Programs will run weekly June 4 through August 10 with some multi-week options for the more in-depth and advanced programs.

 All specialty programs begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 1:00 or 3:00 p.m. The Afternoon Kids in Action After Hours Program offers children the opportunity to participate in arts and crafts, games, and outdoor activities after their program ends each day. Participants can stay at the Community Center until 5:30, giving parents more flexibility. Registration is now open and can be done in person at the Community Center or online for households with an existing online account, but space is limited.

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300 S. Military Trail

Boca Raton, FL 33486

WEBSITE: www.sugarsandpark.org

CONTACT: 561-347-3900

2018 South Florida Summer Camps

Organic Movements Dance School Summer Dance Intensives

Organic Movements Dance School in East Boca Raton offers both a ½ Day Summer Dance Intensive for students ages 3+ (students must be 3 by January 1, 2018) as well as their traditional Full-Day Dance Intensive for students ages 7 – 18. Both programs are taught in their state of the art, professionally appointed 5,200 sq ft facilities, which feature an in-house performance space, sprung floor, full-length mirrors, sound systems, kitchen and dressing rooms. Each 3 week Session culminates in a performance review on the last Friday of the session at 4:00pm (12:00pm for the 1/2 Day Intensive students).

Dance Intensive Details

The ½ Day Dance Intensive runs M – F from 8:30am – 12:00pm. Students are introduced to foundational technique in an array of genres of dance, creative movement and performance arts, including: Classical Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Creative Movement, Acro/Tumbling, Prop-Making, and music.

Students enrolled in the Full-Day Dance Intensive are placed according to technique level. Each morning is devoted to technical training, and afternoons are comprised of choreography as well as strength & conditioning training. The programs strongest focus is on classical ballet, yet each session will also focus on introducing, exposing and educating students in different dance disciplines to help create well-rounded dancers. Intermediate and Advanced level students’ training is reinforced through pointe/pre-pointe and classical variations. Additional genres of training vary by session, but include: Modern, Jazz, Broadway Dance, Contemporary and Lyrical. Camp dates available on the website below!

2400 NW Boca Raton Blvd., Suite 12

Boca Raton, FL 33431

WEBSITE: www.organicmovements.com 

CONTACT: 561-395-6111; hello@organicmovements.com

2018 South Florida Summer CampsSummer was Made for Adventure at the South Florida Science Center

Summer is made for adventure! Perfect for young scientists ages 4-14, each exciting week of camp offers hands-on exploration on a variety of topics in science, engineering and technology. 2018 South Florida Summer Camps days are packed with interactive lessons, laboratories, themed crafts, and outdoor activities led by our expert Science Educators. Themes include Virtual Reality, Jedi Science Academy, MinecraftEDU, the Art of Science, and more!  Camps offered in two great locations at the Science Center in West Palm Beach and STEM Studio in Jupiter. Register for your favorite week at www.sfsciencecenter.org/camps.

Additional information: Camps run from June 3rd to August 10th Mon.-Fri. from 9am-4pm with before & aftercare available from 7:30am-5:30pm.

4801 Dreher Trail N.

West Palm Beach, FL 33405

WEBSITE:  www.sfsciencecenter.org/camps

CONTACT: Jessica at 561-832-2026; programs@sfsciencecenter.org

artNEST Camp in Delray Beach

artNEST, Delray Beach’s creative hideaway for kids, offers Summer Camp for children ages 3 to 7 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. from Monday through Friday the following weeks:

  • July 9 – July 13
  • July 16 – July 20
  • August 6 – August 10

July’s theme is “Superheroes vs. Villains,” where artNEST will explore the intricate world of the superhero vs. villain life, with campers creating their own Superheroes/Villains and getting creative assigning special powers and accessories.  Capes and masks are embraced! The cost is $240 per week, per child.  For added convenience, artNEST Delray offers camp by the day at $50 per child, per day.  Campers can be registered in advance at the website below.

2275 S Federal Hwy, Unit 340

Delray Beach, FL 33483

WEBSITE: www.artnestdelray.com

CONTACT: Stephanie Scianna Pitts- 561-562-8897 or stephanie@artnestdelray.com

iD Tech Camps
iD Tech Camps are summer technology programs for students 7-17 with over 150 university locations across the country including Florida Atlantic University and University of Miami.  This summer, students will code mobile apps. Design video games. Produce viral videos. Discover the secrets of cryptography and so much more. Courses are led by tech-savvy, adult-only staff in a fun, energetic and experiential environment. In addition to providing entertaining and age-appropriate activities, our STEM summer camps are loaded with original, real-world curriculum and professional software. With personalized, hands-on instruction for all skill levels and small class sizes that average eight students per instructor, we anticipate our students to become the world’s next creators of innovative technology!
Fortnite Camp

This summer, don’t just play Fortnite—unleash the power of the game development tool used to create it. With Unreal Engine by Epic Games, you’ll design your own Fortnite-inspired levels while discovering gameplay strategies, game mechanics, team-building, streaming, and level-design analysis in Fortnite. Use your new skills to build Battle Royale levels and kickstart your future as an Unreal Engine pro. Note: Fortnite does not support importing student maps in-game.

Build, Invent, and Code Your Take-Home Laptop
Spend your first day assembling a pi-top laptop from a Raspberry Pi and other circuit boards (that’s yours to take home). Learn to troubleshoot hardware assembly and experience the thrill of booting up the laptop—that you built—for the first time. Then it’s on to Python programming and electrical engineering. With an introduction to what hardware, engineering, and coding have to offer, this course has something for everyone.

2017 South Florida Summer Camps Locations Include: Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton and University of Miami, Coral Gables

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WEBSITE: Learn More and Register atwww.iDTech.com

CONTACT: 1-888-709-8324

Summer Zoo Camp at Palm Beach Zoo

Come for one week or the entire summer (June 4 – August 10) from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.! Each week offers a unique wildlife theme featuring zoo keeping activities, behind-the-scenes tours, scavenger hunts, enriching conservation education activities, & interactive fountain time. Enjoy up-close animal encounters, animal exhibit visits, crafts, games, and much more!

“Summer Zoo Camp is both educational and lots of wild fun,” said Kelly Miller, Education Programs Manager at the Zoo. “The hands-on experiences offered will help campers create life-long memories.”

Camp runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Drop off and pick up will be located at the gate in the northwest parking lot of the zoo (not the main entrance). There will be signs in the parking lot directing you. “There’s a new adventure to explore every single day,” said Miller.

1301 Summit Blvd.

West Palm Beach, FL 33405

WEBSITE:  https://www.palmbeachzoo.org/zoo-camp

CONTACT: education@palmbeachzoo.org or (561) 533-0887 ext. 229

Discover Your Passion for Basketball with Taylored Athetes Summer Basketball Camp

Discovering a passion for the sport of basketball begins with youth learning the fundamentals of the game. At the Taylored Athletes Next Level Summer Basketball Camp, our 1:8 professional trainers to youth ratio, delivers a intimate experience for campers to learn at their own pace. We group camper based on their overall skills after conducting an assessment of their individual skills to ensure accelerated skills acquisition takes place. Current NBA player Alonzo Gee has provided teaching and instruction to our campers during drills and live scrimmages. Former pros such as NBA Champion Richard Hamilton have also been apart of Taylored Athletes Next Level Summer Basketball Camp.

Parents who seek a safe, structured, and thorough basketball development curriculum for boys or girls ages 5 – 17 should seek to enroll their youth in our summer camp program. Since 2008, our program has worked with over 3,500 youth and been featured in the Palm Beach Post, NPR, Sun-Sentinel, NBC 6, and ESPN790.

For more information on the weekly schedule, attire, summer camp menu, please visit http://www.tayloredathletes.com/summer-basketball-camp or call 561-239-5470. James Taylor, is the camp director, who brings exceptional sports leadership and professional training working with over 5,000 youth and professional athletes since the companies inception in 2006.

Camper Drop-Off: 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. | Camper Pick Up: 3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

  • When: Wk: 1 June 4th – 8th, 2018
  • Wk2: June 11th – 15th, 2018
  • Wk3: June 18th – 22nd, 2018
  • Wk4: June 25th – 29th, 2018
  • Wk5: July 9th – 13th, 2018
  • Wk6: July 23rd – 27th, 2018
  • Wk7: July 30th – August 3rd, 2018

​Grandview Preparatory School Gym

336 NW Spanish River Blvd

Boca Raton, Fl 33431


WEBSITE: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/TayloredAthletesInc#/selectSessions/2360401 

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