2024 Summer Camps In and Around New Orleans

Best Summer Camps in New Orleans

best summer camps in New Orleans

2024 Summer Camps in New Orleans

Researching summer camps in New Orleans is high on every family’s to do list every year. While summer in New Orleans makes many think of popsicles (or in our case snowballs), parks and water play we understand that it can also be a frustrating time for working parents where you struggle to piece childcare and entertainment together week by week. We hope that this guide to summer camps in New Orleans provides the insight that you need to plan a fun-filled and stress free summer.

If you would like your New Orleans summer camp included please email karen {@} neworleansmom {dot} com. 

Do you have a little one that is not quite ready for camp yet? You can check out our comprehensive list of childcare, preschools and mother’s day out programs HERE

Let’s explore where we can send our little happy New Orleans summer campers this summer!

Kidcam Summer Camps

Celebrate 50 Years of Sunshine and Smiles at Kidcam Camps in 2024! At Kidcam, day camp isn’t just something we do, it’s all we do! That’s why we have been the trusted name in summer camps by thousands of families for 50 years.

This year Kidcam celebrates 50 years of unforgettable summers! Be a part of Kidcam’s summer-long celebration as we time-travel through the decades. Bring your favorite memories and prepare to make new ones. Because at Kidcam Camp, every summer is a chance to celebrate the joy of being young, spirited, and free.

Kidcam Camp offers weekly day-camp options across the Greater New Orleans area and Northshore that are action-packed with activities that promote fun, fitness, friendship, and creativity. Campers celebrate a different theme each week, while participating in Kidcam traditions, sports, creative arts, STEM, movement, specialty programs by camp, swimming, and water play.

Budget friendly New Orleans summer camp

Kidcam Camps accredited by the American Camp Association

2024 Camp Locations:  

  • New Orleans City Park (New Orleans)
  • Every Day Away Specialty Field Trip Camp (Uptown New
  • Muss Bertolino Gym & Playground (Kenner)
  • Shrine on Airline (Metairie)
  • Faith Lutheran School (Harahan) * age 4 by 9/30/24
  •  Jerusalem Shrine (Destrehan)
  • Pelican Park (Mandeville)
  • First Christian Church (Slidell)
  • Chappapeela Sports Park (Hammond)
  • Maritime Museum Louisiana (Madisonville)
  • As well as Aurora United Methodist Church (Algiers), Harvey, Houma, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, and Tennessee

Camp Dates :: May 30 – August 2* (*dates vary by area school calendars. Campers can attend multiple camps for one registration fee. Email [email protected] for these accommodations.)

Camp Hours :: Monday thru Friday, with extended morning & after care (times vary by camp)

Camp Ages :: 5-13. (see website for specific ages)

Camp Cost :: as low as $140 per week (varies by camp location)

Cahill Camp Corral

Come have a “whale” of a summer on the beautiful 12-acre country campus of Cahill Camp Corral. For over 55 years, Arden Cahill Academy has run their summer camp offering a relaxed environment with plenty of indoor and outdoor space where children continue to grow and develop during the summer months under the supervision of qualified teachers and experienced instructors. Recently voted the #1 SUMMER CAMP in the New Orleans area for the FOURTH year in a row, Cahill Camp Corral offers 10 weeks of summer activities and events! All activities take place on our campus. Join us for a jam packed schedule of horseback riding, swimming, art, theater & pretend play, sports, game room, petting farm, archery, riflery, laptop lounge and STEAM lab. Events for each week are guided by a weekly theme. Space, Dinosaur and Adventure week are always big hits! Blue & white days, Rodeo’s, a theater production, the overnight camp “in” and buddy days are not to be missed! Make a splash on the giant waterslide that is set up in the swimming pool area daily. Language Arts and Math academic enrichments classes are offered as session options.

Cahill Camp Corral

Cahill Camp Corral is conveniently located in Gretna on the West Bank (10 minutes from the GNO Bridge).

Campers of all ages love Cahill Camp Corral. Whether they are little ones, tweens, or teens, we have something for everyone. We hope to have your camper with us this summer to join in the fun and make friendships that will not be forgotten!

Camp Dates :: Session 1 dates are May 28 – June 28 and Session 2 dates are July 1 – August 2.

Camp Hours :: The camp day runs from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Before and after-care, hot lunch and horseback riding are available for an extra fee.

Camp Ages :: All campers ages 3-13 are welcome to attend (campers must turn 4 by Sept. 30, 2024 and be fully potty trained)

Camp Costs :: For more information about pricing, discounts, weekly themes and special events or to register, visit Cahill Camp Corral online at ArdenCahillAcademy.com .

Camp Registration :: Registration will begin mid-January. Spaces fill up quickly!

St. Martin's Episcopal School

Spend your summer at St. Martin’s Episcopal School! StM offers a summer day camp (ages 4 – 11), George Cottage Camp (ages 1 – 4), Theatre Camp (rising 3rd – 9th grades), AND several enrichment and athletic camps (rising 3rd – 8th grades).

What to expect when you experience summer at StM:

  • Engaging and age-appropriate activities for all interests.
  • Experienced and passionate instructors and coaches.
  • A safe and inclusive environment that fosters personal growth.
  • Opportunities to make new friends and lasting memories.
Day Camp NOLA 2024

Registration :: Opens to the Greater New Orleans community on Thursday, February 1!

Camp Ages :: 12 months – rising 9th grade (specific ages vary by camp option)

Camp Costs :: Varies by camp option

Crescent City Christian School

Discover a world of fun, learning, and endless excitement for your child at Crescent City Christian School Summer Camp! Crescent City Christian is conveniently located in Metairie at 4828 Utica Street, Metairie, LA 70006.

CCCS Summer Camp is faith-based and offers a fun and safe environment for your child. Our engaging activities include daily praise and workshop and bible lessons, weekly field trips, arts and crafts, waterslides, daily swimming in an Olympic-sized indoor pool, hands-on STEM sessions, a Lego club, cooking lessons, and so much more. Special sports and fine art camp weeks will be available at an additional cost.

christian Summer camp

Camp Ages :: Camp is open to students entering PK 4 – 7th Grade (PK 4 students must be fully potty trained)
(8th Grade students may apply to serve as Junior Counselors at 50% off of the weekly camp rate)

Days and times :: June 3 – July 26 (eight weeks) from 6:00 am – 6:00 pm (Monday – Friday)

Registration Fee :: $75 (50% off if you register by February 15)

Camp Rate :: $185 per week (Before & aftercare are included)

💡 Register now to secure your child’s spot and take advantage of our limited-time offer! By registering before February 15, you’ll receive 50% off the registration fee, making it just $37.50!😮

The Louisiana Children’s Museum

The Louisiana Children’s Museum offers fun educational experiences for children ages 4-8 all summer long! Designed by educators, our camps include engaging learning experiences in literacy, science and nature, math, and the arts with structured and supervised exploration indoors and outdoors on our beautiful 8.5 acres in the heart of City Park. Theme weeks include Studio in the Oaks, Life on the Lagoon, Museum Mysteries, Mississippi Mud Pies, Aspiring Architects, Roots and Shoots, Life on the Lagoon, Music Makers, Backyard Birding, Doodle Bugs and Squirmy Worms, Take A Line for a Walk, and Let’s Get Moving.

Camp at LCM

Camp Ages :: 4-8 years old

Camp Costs ::

  • After Care: non-members $18/per day, LCM members $15/per day
  • Before Care: non-members $15/per day, LCM member $12/per day
  • Full Day: non-members $75/per day or $375 for a full week; LCM members $60/per day or $325 for a full week
  •  Studio in the Park Art Camp is $375/per week for Non-Members and $325/per week for Members.  This camp is one week, but will be offered twice over the summer.

Days and times :: LCM Summer Camp runs each week from May 27th, 2024 to August 2, 2024

Registration :: Camp registration opens Tuesday, February 27th, 2024 at 10:00 am

Camp Trinity

Camp Trinity offers specialty camps each June and August. Camps are led by Trinity faculty and staff and include a variety of options for students ranging from fifteen months through fourteen years old. Our summer camp runs over four consecutive weeks in June and two full weeks in August.

Camps offered*: All Things Pokemon, Christmas in June, Creative Creations, Dance like Nobody’s Watching, Escape Room Challenge, Fort City, Hip Hop, Imagination Stations, Jewelry Making, Junior Titans, Girls Just Want To Have Fun!, Les Enfants at Camp Trinity, Mardi Gras Bead Art, Mermazing Camp, Mixed Media Art, Robotics, Rocketry, Puzzles and Games, Slime Time, Sports and Games, Sweet Treats and Cinema, The Mad Batter Baking!, and many more.

Themed Day Camps New Orleans

**All camps are subject to change.

Registration opens February 2024

Camp Ages :: Fifteen months through fourteen years old

Camp Costs :: See website for more info.

Dates ::
Week 1: June 3–7, 2024
Week 2: June 10–14, 2024
Week 3: June 17–18 and 20–21, 2024 (Closed June 19)
Week 4: June 24 –28, 2024
Week 5: July 29–August 2, 2024
Week 6: August 5–9, 2024

Ochsner Fitness Center Summer Camps

Unleash the Fun at Ochsner Fitness Center Summer Camps!

Experience the ultimate summer adventure at Ochsner Fitness Center’s Kidsports & Gymnastics/Tumbling Summer Camps. From May 13 to August 9, children aged 3-12 can dive into a world of excitement and growth. Kidsports offers a vibrant mix of sports, arts, swimming, and more, while Gymnastics & Tumbling specializes in professional coaching and state-of-the-art equipment. Safety is paramount, with trained staff overseeing activities. Plus, swimming lessons for all ages ensure a splash-tastic time! For an unforgettable summer, call 504-733-1200 or visit kidsportsnola.com.

Ochsner Kidsports Summer camp

Camp Ages ::3-12 (potty trained)

Camp Costs :: $205/Week Non OFC Member or $195/Week OFC Member / Ochsner employee 

Xavier University Pre-College Programs

Xavier University of Louisiana is proud to uphold a nearly 50-year legacy of providing summer opportunities for academic enrichment, mentorship, career exploration, and lifelong friendships. We host eight different summer opportunities for middle school and high school students to enrich their academic and social development.

Summer STEM Academy – Day camp introduction to robotics for rising 6th – rising 8th graders. June 24 – July 19, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Daily lunch and Before and After Care included.

Star Programs – Day camp introduction to a specific math or science subject for high schoolers to take the summer BEFORE they enter the corresponding course. Rising 8th – rising 12th graders. Two sessions, June 3 – June 21 and June 24 – July 12, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Daily lunch and Before and After Care included.

SOAR X – Residential program for rising 11th and rising 12th graders. An immersive simulation of the first semester of college. Includes standardized test prep and 4 other college-level enrichment courses, plus cultural excursions, social events, and career exploration. June 8 – July 4.

Xavier Pre College Programs

Camp Ages :: Rising 6th – Rising 12th graders

Camp Costs :: Vary, with need-based financial aid available, see website. Most New Orleans residents are eligible for reduced or free program fees.

Dates :: Vary between June 3 – July 19 in 3 or 4-week sessions, see website

Hours :: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm with included option for Before (starting 7 am) and After Care (ending 5:30 pm) for all except SOAR X (residential)

Mount Carmel

Camp for girls new orleans

Choose your adventure at Mount Carmel’s Summer Camp! Campers customize their summer fun by picking their favorite activities from a diverse and exciting selection. They will enjoy being artists, scientists, dancers, athletes, cheerleaders, chefs, detectives, designers, actresses, and so much more! Campers will explore their individual interests and uncover new talents as they make friends and have a blast! MCA Summer Camp is June 3-June 28 and campers can choose to attend by the week. Morning sessions are from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., and afternoon sessions are from 1 – 4 p.m. Camp is divided into two sections: junior camps for girls entering grades 2-4 and specialty camps for girls entering grades 5-8.

Registration Dates :: Grades 5-7 – registration opens March 13
Grades 2-4 – registration opens March 14, registration closes for both on April 29

Camp Ages :: Girls entering grades 2-8

Camp Costs :: Registration Fee will be $50 (non-refundable). Camp Fees will be $85-$110 per session.

St. George's
Episcopal School

Summer in New Orleans 2024

Spend your summer at St. George’s Episcopal School at one or more of our exciting and enriching Summer at StG camps, open to students ages 12 months through rising 8th grade! Registration for summer programming opens to the Greater New Orleans community on Monday, February 5, 2024 at noon, and camp options include Dragon Camp; Ready, Set, Read!; Collaboration Lab (Theater Arts); and Sports Camp.

Camp Ages :: 12 months – rising 8th grade (specific ages vary by camp option)

Camp Costs :: Information is available on our Summer at StG website


Ursuline Academy’s Camp U is truly a camp for every youth. Girls and boys from rising Toddler 3 through Kindergarten and girls from rising first through eighth grade have the opportunity to enjoy activities in both STEM and the arts while building friendships and making memories of a lifetime. Ursuline’s innovative environment inspires campers to explore hands-on projects with their interests in mind and keeps them engaged with challenging concepts. Through fun teamwork and immersive, hands-on creative problem-solving, campers will explore innovative STEM projects as well as art, singing, cooking, decorating, baking, sewing, creative writing, music, water play, and much more.

Camp Ages :: Boys and Girls (Rising Toddler 3-Kindergarten) + Girls (1st-8th)

Camp Cost :: $260/week

Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans

French Summer Camp NOLA

Summer camps at Ecole Bilingue explores an incredible range of programs, all infused with French immersion. Campers young as two and up through 8th grade students will explore the world through music, theater, cooking, chess, and water play when they spend a summer at EB. Our school campus is the perfect environment for a safe and enriching summer experience. Summer camp sessions begin Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day) and are weekly. The last week of camp is Monday, July 15.  No French background required or necessary to enjoy camp.

Camp Ages :: 2 years old through 8th grade

Camp Cost :: TBD

Academy of the Sacred Heart Summer Camp

New Orleans Summer Camp 2024

Let Your Fun Shine at Sacred Heart!

Campers will enjoy a wide variety of festive and fun summer activities and enrichment opportunities including field trips, swimming, water fun, indoor and outdoor games, music, dance, cheer, sports, visual arts, and more. All programs are directed by experienced, qualified, and dedicated faculty and staff. Lunch will be offered by Pigeon Catering for an additional fee, and after-care is available for all camps. Located on the Rosary and Mater campuses (pending camp sessions).

Dates run June 10-July 26 with sessions from 9am-3pm. Aftercare is available (closing at 5:30pm)

Camp Ages :: Girls & Boys, Ages 1-13

Camp Cost :: $330-$400/week (varies by session)

New Orleans Academy
of Fine Arts

fine arts summer camp New Orleans

In our Summer Fine Arts Camp, creative youths ages 4-13 will focus on the areas of Painting, Printmaking and Ceramics with visiting artists exploring other exciting areas of the arts like Mural Work and Mixed Media. Students will take part in artists’ workshops, talks and collaborative installations in our professional gallery space. Friday Snoball Arts Open House will be back by popular demand! We strive to keep our camp small so that focus can be given to each camper: With this in mind, we encourage you sign up soon to secure a spot for your young artist before it sells out!

Camp Ages :: 4-13 years old

Camp Costs :: $475 per session – all supplies included. Registration opens on Monday, January 29th, 2024.

Lolo's Art & Yoga
Summer Camp

New Orleans Art & Yoga Camp

Lolo’s Youth Yoga, Art and Fitness Studio is a mindfulness-based youth empowerment program for kids and young adults to help them be the best version of themselves. We offer a creative space for kids to explore their imagination through inspired art and crafts, building, sketching, painting and collaging whatever they can imagine. Through yoga and mindfulness we help kids to find their internal power, building strength on and off the mat. Camp will teach the fundamentals of beginner yoga and mindfulness.

Camp Ages :: 5-11 year old

Camp Costs :: Registration is now open!

JPAS Summer Musical Theatre Intensives

Musical Theatre Summer Camp in New Orleans

JPAS Summer Musical Theatre Intensives provide a challenging and high-quality musical theatre education to students of the metro New Orleans area. The students who attend our Intensives are challenged and enriched through an encouraging and inviting environment. Summer Intensive welcomes children grades from grades first through twelfth each summer. No prior performance experience is required.

Ages :: Please see website for more information.

Costs :: Camp costs vary based on camp chosen. Please see website for more details.

the Stage

summer Art camp New Orleans

Explore the creative arts and discover your voice through visual arts, theatre, music, dance and creative writing. CAMP ART, curated by Beyond The Stage, is a place where children can explore, imagine and create. Campers are instructed and challenged to engage in higher thought and express themselves through each art medium daily by industry professionals. Every Friday is FUN with field trips to every child’s favorite play spaces. CAMP ART offers two 4-wk sessions June 10th – July 5th and July 8th – August 2nd and offers competitive summer camp rates. Sibling discounts and before/after care services are available.

Camp Ages :: CAMP ART’s doors are open to ages 4-12

Camp Registration :: $35 off with the promo code: “earlybird”

Camp Costs :: See website for more details

Skyhawks &
SuperTots Sports

New Orleans Sports Camps 2023

Skyhawks has partnered with JPRD to offer weekly Mini-Hawk camps for ages 4-6 , Multi-Sport Camps for ages 7-12 and 8 different specialty sports camps, providing countless ways for your child to grow. Designed to introduce beginner to intermediate players to Tennis, Track & Field, Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer & Volleyball. Also available are “STEM & Play” camps which combine traditional Skyhawks skill-based instruction with the innovative STEM Sports® curriculum. Now offering after camp care options!

For the littlest tots (ages 1.5-5), check out the year-round SuperTots classes!

Ages :: 4-12 years

Costs :: $140 to $245 per week

The National
WWII Museum

History camp New Orleans

Using the history of World War II as a jumping-off point, campers have the chance to engage in fun, creative activities that will ignite their imaginations! Whether your camper enjoys creative expression, scientific pursuits, storytelling, or the art of deception—or perhaps all four—The National WWII Museum offers a variety of options for summertime learning and exploration within the unique setting of our Museum campus!

Camp Ages :: Varies by camp chosen

Camp Costs :: Spy/STEM/Storytelling Camp = $245 per camper per week, Theater Camp = $275 per camper

Archbishop Chapelle
High School

chapelle summer camp for girls

Friendship and fun collide at Archbishop Chapelle’s Summer Camp. Girls entering grades 1-7 will have a blast enjoying a variety of activities and exploring everything that Chapelle has to offer. Older campers will get to choose from activities, including dance, cheer, art, and science while younger campers have structured and engaging themed activities that are perfect for their active and adventurous age. Our girls have the opportunity to explore arts, sciences, athletics, and so much more! Summer Camp will be offered from June 3-28, 8:30am to 3pm.

Our camp is divided into three sections: Acorn Camp (grades 1-3), Chipmunk Camp (grades 4-5) and Chapelle Camp (grades 6 -7). We cannot wait to see you at Chapelle for a summer you won’t forget!

Registration opens March 4th.

Camp Ages :: Girls entering grades 1-7

Camp Costs :: Registration Fee is $50 (non-refundable) and includes one t-shirt. Camp Fees will be $190 per week (this price includes a daily snack and a special lunch for campers on Fridays).

Summer Camp at
Louise S. McGehee School

Camp for boys and girls New Orleans

Experience an unforgettable summer at McGehee, where your child’s passions can flourish. Each camper will immerse themselves in pursuits they love, forge new friendships, and, above all, have lots of FUN! McGehee presents a summer day camp for those from Rising Pre-K to Rising 6th grade, along with Ready to Rise reading programs catering to 1st–2nd graders. Camp is open to both girls and boys from the greater New Orleans community. Additionally, campers can seize the opportunity to join our athletic camps designed for GIRLS in rising 3rd to 7th grades, covering volleyball, soccer, track and field, basketball, and softball. Girls and boys in rising Grades 7-8 can gain experience and have fun as CITs (Counselors-in-Training).

Embrace a summer filled with excitement and enrichment at McGehee!

Camp Ages :: See website for more details

Camp Costs :: See website for more details

Crescent City
Ninja Academy

Crescent City Ninja Academy Summer Camp

Discover if your 6 to 12-year-old has the potential to become an American Ninja Warrior! Enroll them in the Crescent City Ninja Academy Summer Camp. Our program focuses on building resilience to conquer obstacles, both on and off the ninja course. Each day kicks off with a dynamic Ninja class, followed by exciting activities such as the floor is lava, extreme freeze tag, relay races, and tag. Weekly and daily rates are available, with optional before and after-care services for your convenience. Unlock the ninja within your active child this summer!

Registration begins February 26th.

Camp Ages ::  6 – 12 years old.

Camp Costs :: See website for more details

Summer Camps

JCC New Orleans Summer Camps 2024

For decades, JCC Summer Camps have enriched the lives of children with programming that emphasizes fun, safety, and developing confidence. Our camp staff ensures that your child has opportunities to explore their interests, discover new ones, and develop meaningful friendships. We look forward to sharing the summer with you and your family.

Camp is a chance to experience the diversity of our membership and to learn, play, and grow with the loving support given by our staff. Youngsters have fun while building the social and emotional foundations needed for future success as they grow. Campers swim and splash in the outdoor pool, enjoy sports, drama, music, and art, and celebrate Shabbat with song and dance. Color wars, themes-of-the-week, and extra special performances contribute to a memorable summer at the JCC.

Camp Ages :: See website for more details

Camp Costs :: See website for more details

Baseball Camps

Baseball camp new orleans

Tulane Baseball is offering 9 Weeks of Youth Baseball Camp (Ages 6-12)!  Week Long Camps will cover all fundamentals of the game in a fun environment at Greer Field at Turchin Stadium!

Campers will be coached by current and former players, as well as members of the Tulane Staff.  They will spend their summers training in the same facility as College Baseball Players. Our goal for the younger players attending our camp is to provide them with a fun and competitive atmosphere while instructing the fundamentals of the game. Camp will be full days of baseball fun, Uptown!

Camp Ages :: 6-12 years

Camp Costs :: See website for more details


Northshore New Orleans Summer Camps

Camp Northlake is the place to be on the Northshore this summer! Children entering Kindergarten – 6th grade will make new friends, reconnect with old friends, and learn about Jesus from the awesome Camp Staff! You can also choose to be a part of some incredible athletic and enrichment camps in conjunction with Camp Northlake or independently! It is sure to be unforgettable!!!! Spots are limited.

Camp Ages :: See website for more details

Camp Costs :: See website for more details

Louisiana Academy
of Performing Arts

Music and dance camp New Orleans

Are you ready to have a blast this Summer? Join the Louisiana Academy of Performing Arts for a Summer of Music, Dance, Drama & FUN! Choose from over 20 instrumental, vocal, dance, drama, and performing arts programs to explore! Camps are held in Harahan and Mandeville for ages 5-14.


Outdoor adventure summer camp New Orleans

Come explore your wild side at Camp LOOP Garou this summer! A weeklong day camp full of outdoor adventures including high ropes challenges, paddle sports, fishing, wilderness skill development, and more, all conveniently located in New Orleans City Park. For rising 4th graders – rising 9th graders. Four summer sessions available: June 3-7, June 10-14, June 17-21, and June 24-28.

Pony Tales Day Camp, St Rose, LA

Horseback Riding Summer Camp New Orleans

Pony Tales Day Camp welcomes ages 5-12 with no experience necessary. Day camps start on weekdays beginning May 25th through August 19th. Some single day options are available, though most camps are sold by the week, with a theme for those weeks! Join Pony Tales to learn everything about ponies, horses and all parts of care and handling. Daily lesson/riding. FUN water play, crafts and games.

Arts Camp

Summer Camp NOLA on sliding income scale

Calling all curious creatives ages 4-12! Join Upturn Arts for a full season of art-filled Summer Camps. Each of our 12 week-long camps, taught by local professional artists, offer unique experiences in theater, music, dance, and visual arts. Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are provided. Before & after care, sibling discounts, and financial assistance are also available.

Sugar Roots

Camp on a farm in New Orleans

When campers join us for Sugar Roots’ Farm Summer Camp, they can expect an immersive five days in nature, full of arts and crafts, scientific inquiry, outdoor exploration, and new friendships with their peers and our farm animals. Our camp curriculum covers the importance of seed saving and pollination, different ecosystems, the earth’s natural cycles, human impact on the planet, and finally, the abundant magic of the natural world.

Dive Shop

Scuba Camp New Orleans

Get the kids involved with one of the most rewarding and exciting adventures available on Earth: INNERSPACE. It’s easier to be an AQUANAUT than an astronaut. We will have summer sessions running June 7-11, June 21-25 and July 26-30.

of Rock

Best Music Summer Camp in New Orleans

School of Rock camps offer the full experience of being a musician in a rock band! Campers will spend the week rehearsing and learning songs in preparation for their big LIVE SHOW which takes place on Friday at a real venue around town – in front of a real audience of their friends and family. With camps from ages 6 – 17, there is something for every skill level – click the ‘Register’ button to see our camp themes and dates. Use Coupon Code “NOLAMOMS24” for a 10% discount!

School of Rock

Northshore New Orleans Music Summer Camps

School of Rock camps offer the full experience of being a musician in a rock band! Campers will spend the week rehearsing and learning songs in preparation for their big LIVE SHOW which takes place on Friday at a real venue around town – in front of a real audience of their friends and family. With camps from ages 6 – 17, there is something for every skill level – click the ‘Register’ button to see our camp themes and dates. Use Coupon Code “NOLAMOMS24” for a 10% discount!

Camp 504

Art Summer Camp New Orleans

Art Camp 504 is a student-run art studio, offering year round after school classes and camps for passionate young artists in a diverse and inclusive environment. Join us for 9 weeks of Summer Camp at the Tigermen Den in the Bywater – classes include Visual Arts, Parade, Film, Creative Writing, Culinary, Toy Design and more!

Kinder Haus Montessori

Montessori Summer Camp New Orleans

Kinder Haus Montessori offers Summer camp part time and full time for ages 3-6 years old. Children will learn about Louisiana’s culture involving indoor and outdoor field trips. Head over to our website to register. See you later alligator!

Cardinal Camp at
St. Andrew’s Episcopal

Summer Camp NOLA 2024

Cardinal Camp at St. Andrew’s Episcopal School offers a summer day camp in a small, nurturing, and fun environment for rising Kindergarten – 5th Grade. There will be seven weeks of camp available between June and July. Activities include art, sports, laser tag, water play, pizza days, and so much more!

New Orleans
Youth Theatre

Theatre Summer Camp New Orleans

This summer we are offering something for everyone! Join us for full day camps (ages 7-13) where we’ll produce a spoooooky cabaret, learn about improv and puppetry, and perform a live version of the movie Tangled! Half day sessions include Disney sing alongs (ages 4-6), and Songwriting Camp (ages 8-13) where we’ll perform original songs with a live band!


Softball Camp Northshore Louisiana

Year round baseball and softball camps for athletes provide a dynamic environment focused on enhancing fundamental skills, from batting to fielding. These camps offer expert coaching to refine techniques, fostering a comprehensive understanding of the game. Beyond skill development, participants gain valuable teamwork experience, creating a foundation for both individual growth and team success on the field.

Ask Wonder Explore STEM Camp


Ask Wonder Explore STEM Camp in MidCity New Orleans serves ages 4-11. Explorers experience 8-10 daily STEM activities to nurture creativity, curiosity, collaboration, and critical thinking and help shape our future STEMinists. Our safe space encourages risk-taking and learning from mistakes. Middle School STEM internships are available.

Ogden Museum of Southern Art

Ogden Museum of Southern Art Camp New Orleans

Through a series of small, specialized camps, kids in grades 2 through 12 can explore photography, painting, printmaking, mixed media, eco-fashion design and more! Each session draws inspiration from Southern works of art and gives campers the chance to learn from professional artists.

Louisiana Spirit

cheer summer Camp New Orleans

Louisiana Spirit Summer camp is more than just cheer! Your athlete will learn cheers and dances. Arts and crafts, games, movies, bounce house and dress up days! Boys and Girls welcome ages 5-13, groups split based on age. Aftercare and sibling discounts available. Registration is open under the events tab on your jackrabbit account!

Kehoe-France Summer Camp

Kehoe-France Summer Camp

Kehoe-France Summer Camp in Metairie offers an amazing opportunity for campers entering PreK-4 through 8th grade to enjoy a wide variety of enrichment activities. Kehoe-France’s camp program includes daily swimming instruction, field sports, culinary classes, arts and crafts, STEM activities, in-house field trips, and much more on the school’s picturesque 14-acre campus.



Join GNO STEM for hands-on summer camp experiences exploring STEM – science, technology, engineering, and math. Build and test underwater SeaPerch ROVs, complete NASA-inspired space missions, explore and build simple machines, and get your hands dirty and learn to protect and preserve our planet, design a robot, and more. STEM has never been more fun!

City Park Movement and Art

City Park Movement and Art

Come learn, grow, and have a blast with us at City Park Movement and Art this summer! We will be offering a full schedule of summer day camps and weekly classes for ages 3 – adult, levels beginner through pre professional. Offering a classical arts education in a warm whimsical environment – Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Acrobatics, Musical Theater, Voice Classes and More!

The University of
New Orleans

University of New Orleans Summer Camps

The University of New Orleans Summer Day Camp offers a recreation and sports camp that is open to boys and girls ages 5 – 11 years old; with activities like sports, games, field trips, and swimming. Fee includes Morning/Afternoon supervision.


KidStrong Summer Camp Mandeville Louisiana

Join KidStrong Mandeville for summer camp! Your child will have a blast while learning with their peers and getting tons of physical activity. We’ll be reinforcing important skills like confidence, teamwork, physical fitness, social skills, good sportsmanship, and more!

Mess Arts Summer Camp

Art Camp New Orleans

Mess Arts Summer Camp offers an enriching fine arts experience that balances rigor and play! This summer we will be exploring a wide range of art activities including painting, clay, mixed media, installation, movement, and more! We balance collaborative and individual art making in our curriculum as well as (and most importantly) summer creative fun! When we are not imagining and creating, will have water play time daily at recess!

Studio NOLA

Dance Camp NOLA

Camp Studio NOLA is back at The Studio School of Dance! Each week will be centered around a fun theme. Not only do we dance, but the campers get to play games, do crafts and activities, and even do an end-of-the-week performance for you. All participants must be 3-10 years of age to participate in a full-day camp. Previous experience or exposure to dance is helpful but certainly not needed. It’s endless fun, and they will be EXHAUSTED by pickup! Registrations are accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Loyola University's
Creative Summer Experience

Loyola University's Creative Summer Experience

The College of Music and Media will host the 2024 Creative Summer Experience, a comprehensive boot camp that exposes high school students to careers in motion design, graphic design, book arts, UX design, photography, game design, journalism, film, theatre and music. High school students are invited to learn from top-notch educators and industry experts about the endless professional opportunities. Students will take away resume-worthy experiences and projects for their portfolios.

Nunez Community College's STEAM Program


Nunez Community College’s STEAM Program is offering a variety of camps this summer.  Each week the camp has a different theme and is designed specifically for the age group listed.  Each camp provides an engaging interactive hands-on experience.  When registering, please indicate which camp(s) you are interested in your child attending.

Cedarwood Camps
and Aquatics

Northshore summer camp

Cedarwood Camps and Aquatics, an energizing & creative camp for children two years old through seventh grade is the setting for exploration, creativity, and discovery. Integrating creative arts and drama, robotics, STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math), music, and movement. Experienced and talented teaching professionals will spark campers’ imaginations, creating a variety of theme-based indoor and outdoor activities to encourage curiosity, creativity, and confidence.

Tiffany & Co
Dance Studio

Dance Camp NOLA

At Tiffany & Co. Dance Studio our student’s success is our number one priority. We strive to see each student as an individual and to celebrate their individual successes. We begin teaching proper technique and verbage with our youngest students and continue through our seniors. We strive to offer a true family atmosphere.

Making History

History Camp New Orleans

“Making History” is a hands-on arts and crafts camp for kids aged 8-14 at The BK Historic House Museum and Gardens in the French Quarter. Here, kids can journey through time, diving into New Orleans’ vibrant history while unleashing their creativity. Each day blends off-site adventures to iconic sites with crafting sessions in our maker space. Campers use their imagination to deeply connect with our past and culture, crafting historically inspired keepsakes that they can take home and use. Don’t miss out on our three week-long sessions: June 24-28, July 1-5, and July 5-19. Join us for a one-of-a-kind experience where history meets creativity!

Crescent City String Camp & Festival

Music Summer camp New Orleans

The Crescent City String Camp & Festival is a summer music program offering students of all ages and skill levels the unique opportunity of spending two weeks immersed in music education and performance. Our mission is to provide a high-quality comprehensive and diverse program for young students in the greater New Orleans in the areas of violin, viola, and cello. We aim to stimulate the young mind in a fun and engaging setting, inspiring students with the limitless possibilities of playing a string instrument.

Nolavore's Summer
Cooking Camp

Summer Cooking Camp New Orleans

Come cook up some fun with us! Our one-week summer camps for kids entering 3rd through 8th grade cover important basic kitchen skills such as safety and sanitation, knife skills, grilling, roasting, egg preparation, and of course measuring and baking. No two sessions are alike! Feel free to sign up for one or more sessions. We provide snack, lunch, embroidered aprons, and recipe booklets of all dishes prepared at camp.

Summer Camp

Art Summer Camp New Orleans

Each week, take a deep dive into the elements of art and principles of design at the New Orleans Museum of Art. Campers explore the museum’s permanent collection and special exhibitions, including the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, with teaching artists. Experience a new adventure every day filled with object lessons, art-making, storytelling, and movement to inspire creative thinking.

Ninja Obstacle
Lifting Academy

Ninja Obstacle Lifting Academy

Calling all Ninja Warrior Hopefuls that want to train at a real Ninja Warrior training facility in New Orleans! Now’s your chance to get them on an obstacle course similar to the American Ninja Warrior where actual ninja warrior athletes train. Enroll into each day separately: Half days 9am-12pm/12pm-3pm, full days 9am-3pm, or weekly rates available.

Lil’ Kickers
Soccer Camp

New Orleans Summer Camp for three year olds

At Lil’ Kickers, we present exhilarating half-day soccer experiences designed for young boys and girls aged 3-5 years. Our camps seamlessly blend entertainment with a meaningful purpose. Tailored to the unique needs and abilities of each child, our programs promise not only joy in pursuing their soccer passion but also the discovery of unexpected knowledge.

Culinary Kids Camp

SoFAB Culinary Kids Camp

SoFAB Culinary Kids Camp is a full-day, weekday camp for six 1-week sessions for children ages 7-15 in the months of June and July. Camp hours: 9am-2:40pm. In addition to daily cooking, meal prep, and tastings, campers will participate in games, culinary arts, and nutrition exploration. Dishes and activities will tie in with the “Theme of the Week” and campers can look forward to themed dress-up days. We hope to see you there!

JPAS Summer Musical Theatre Intensives
Fiddler on the Roof, JR


Fiddler on the Roof JR. is a great introduction to the world of musical theatre. This special adaptation of the nine-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Fiddler on the Roof JR. follows Tevye the milkman as he tries to protect his daughters and his way of life from a changing world. Created by Broadway legends Jerome Robbins, Harold Prince, Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick and Joseph Stein, Fiddler on the Roof JR. tackles the universal theme of tradition in ways that reach across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion.

Operation Spark Summer Coding Academy for High School Students

Summer Camp for High School Students

Build websites, apps, and video games this summer at Operation Spark while earning high school credit and an Industry Based Certification! Over one month, students learn the fundamentals of HTML, CSS, and Javascript while building a portfolio of work to show off to friends, family, colleges, and potential employers. Open to rising sophomores through graduating seniors, and FREE to students attending school in New Orleans. Sessions meet three hours daily, May 30 to June 28.

Exchange Pickleball

Pickleball New Orleans Summer Camp

Don’t miss out on pickleball camp for kids at The Exchange Pickleball!

Camps are led by the head pro Terri Lamperez. Campers can learn to play or increase their skills at this climate controlled indoor pickleball camp.

+ Gallier Historic Houses

Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses

Discover the vibrant tapestry of nineteenth-century New Orleans with Courtyard Camp, where immersive activities and a unique focus on history and STEM take campers on an exciting journey. Through engaging scavenger hunts, museum visits, hands-on gardening, playful games, exclusive tours, and culinary adventures in our renowned kitchen, campers dive into the city’s rich cultural heritage without even realizing they’re learning.



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