Best Winter Break Camps for Kids Around Atlanta
Need something for the kids to do during school break? These cool camps wrap up fun and learning into one neat package.
Bundle up with the animals this winter with School’s Out Safari Camp at Zoo Atlanta! Campers will learn about the biology and behaviors of amazing creatures, explore the challenges many animals face in the wild, and discover ways to protect wildlife and wild habitats. Learn more at zooatlanta.org.
Spruill Center for the Arts is just the place for creative kids during Thanksgiving and Winter Breaks. Get ready for drawing, painting, and lunchtime games as well as outdoor activities in our colorful courtyard (weather permitting). Camps are 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. with before and after care services available. Located in Dunwoody at Spruill’s Education Center; Jan. 17 and Feb. 21. For more information and to register, visit spruillarts.org.
WinterBreak Camps in a state-of-the-art indoor facility for children ages 5-12. Campers will experience a variety of team sports and activities including basketball, dodge ball, football, soccer, capture the flag, arts and crafts, and more. Before and after care is available. Jan. 17. Register at hifivesportsatl.com.
Take a break from your school routine and find your spotlight at Alliance Theatre School Break Play Days! Scheduled for Jan. 17; Feb. 17, 18, and 21 and additional upcoming school breaks. Available for students in grades K-5. Each Play Day has a specific theme taught by an expert in the field. Register at alliancetheatre.org.
Circus Camp introduces children ages 5 years-teen to performing arts in a safe, non-competitive environment. Children will be introduced to trapeze, juggling, clowning, magic, unicycling and more. Register at circuscamp.org.
More camps offering winter sessions to consider:
Alpharetta Recreation Parks and Services, ages 3-12.
Chattahoochee Nature Center,K-6th.
Dunwoody Nature Center Camp, ages 4-11.
Holy Spirit Preparatory – Coach Vincent’s Vacation Day Camp, ages K-8th.
Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta, ages 4-14.
Rising Stars Basketball Clinics, ages 5-14.
Sky Barre Sky Kids, ages 5-17.
The Sunshine House, ages 5-12.
Tumbles of Johns Creek, ages 4-12.
Vinings School of Art, Ages 6-13.
YMCA Atlanta, ages 5 and older.
Young Chefs Academy Culinary Camp, Cumming, Marietta, Midtown and Sandy Springs, ages 5-14.
Be sure to check with your church and county recreation programs for more options.