Summer Camps

The City of Pensacola Parks and Recreation Department is your best resource for keeping your child active, healthy and having fun all summer long.  Play Pensacola Summer Day Camps are offered close to home at your neighborhood resource centers and the adventures your child will experience include exciting field trips, swimming, computer labs, special events and tons of indoor and outdoor fun! 

Our summer camp programs offer a safe, affordable, inclusive environment where children can explore their creativity, learn new skills, and make lasting memories.  

Our Day Camp program is offered Monday-Friday in five locations for the weeks when school is out following the Escambia County School System calendar. 

We also offer specialty camps for kids who love sports, dance and the great outdoors. These camps typically last one week with a variety of camps scheduled each week throughout the summer. Specialty Camp dates, times, age ranges and costs vary according to each program.

Day Camps

Performing Arts Camps

Outdoor Adventure Camps

Sports Camps

2022 Day Camps

We have Day Camps that will be offered at your neighborhood resource centers where the adventures will include field trips, swimming, and tons of indoor and outdoor fun!

PLAY PENSACOLA DAY CAMP 

Dates: May 31 - August 9, 2022
Camp Hours: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Ages: 5-12
CostsCamp fees listed below reflect cost per week. $10 non-refundable deposit required per week, per child

Registration begins April 4, 2022

Location City Resident Fee Non Resident Fee
E. S. Cobb Resource Center
601 East Mallory St., (850) 436-5192
          $54             $63
Fricker Resource Center
900 North F St., (850) 436-5195
          $54
           $63
Woodland Heights Resource Center
111 Berkley Dr., (850) 435-1750
          $54            $63
Gull Point Resource Center
7000 Spanish Trail, (850) 494-7360
          $95            $119

Child Registration Packet required before the first day of camp!

Please complete the Child Registration Packet and return it to the camp location prior to the start of summer camp. A completed registration packet is required for all attendees. Online registration only holds your child’s spot in camp.

Download Child Registration Packet [PDF]


Scholarships Available –  Apply by May 16, 2022

A limited amount of scholarship funds are available for families who qualify to attend summer day camps. Please submit your application along with all required documents no later than May 16, 2022 to the Recreation Superintendent at tbyrd@cityofpensacola.com.

Download 2022 Play Pensacola Summer Camps Scholarship Application [PDF]

2022 Performing Arts Camps

Register for Performing Arts Camps

MUSIC AND DANCE CAMPS

Location: Gull Point Resource Center
7000 Spanish Trail

Princess Dance Camp

Day : June 6-10

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ages : 4-10

Fee:  $70 City Resident / $80 Non-Resident

Registration begins April 4, 2022

Unicorns and Fairytale Dance Camp

Day: June 20-24

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ages: 4-10

Fee: $70 City Resident / $80 Non-Resident

Registration begins April 4, 2022

Mermaid Dance Camp

Day: July 11-15

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ages: 4-10

Fee: $70 City Resident / $80 Non-Resident

Registration begins April 4, 2022

YOGA CAMP

Location: Gull Point Resource Center
7000 Spanish Trail

Galactic Child Yoga Camp 

Day: June 20-24 and July 18-22

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ages: 4-10

Fee: $90 City Resident / $100 Non-Resident

Registration begins April 4, 2022

Tiny Dancer Camp

2022 Outdoor Adventure Camps

Location: Bayview Community Resource Center
2001 E. Lloyd St.

Camp hours: Mon-Thurs 8:00 am - 4:00 pm,
Friday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm (Fish Fry Noon - 1 pm).   Fish Fry applies to Beg. and Adv. Fishing Camps.

Act fast! Outdoor Adventure Camps fill quickly!  

Register for Outdoor Adventure Camps

Already Registered?
Download our Outdoor Parent Guide and child registration packet

Request more camp information via email     

BEGINNING FISHING CAMP

Learn to fish, identify species and enjoy the outdoors. Each child will receive a tackle box and fishing pole at the end of camp.

Ages: 8-14 

Fees: $140 City Resident / $150 Non-Resident

Activity #        Dates
404049-91        May 31 - June 3

SUP/KAYAK CAMP

Learn the fundamentals of Stand-Up Paddleboard (SUP) and kayaking, first in a pool then out on the open water. River Trip on Thursday.

Ages: 9-16 

Fees: $140 City Resident / $150 Non-Resident

Activity #        Dates
404049-92       June 6-10

404049-93       June 13-17

ADVANCED FISHING CAMP

If your child already knows how to fish and wants to learnsome places around town to fish this is the camp for them! Each child will receive a tackle box and fishing pole at the end of camp. 

Ages: 8-16 

Fees: $265 City Resident / $275 Non-Resident

Activity #        Dates
404049-94       June 20 - June 24

404049-95       June 27 - July 1     

ADVENTURE CAMP

This is one of those camps your child will talk about for years! They will have fun learning about kayaking, fishing, hiking, rock climbing, archery and environmental stewardship.

Ages: 8-15 
Fees: $140 City Resident / $150 Non-Resident

Activity #        Dates
404049-96       July 11-15
404049-97       July 18-22
404049-98      July 25-29

adventure camp naval live oaks

fishing camp

Climbing Wall

2022 Sports Camps

CHALLENGER INTERNATIONAL Soccer Camp 

Challenger Sports, the leading soccer camp company in North America, is combining the most popular elements of their two existing industry-leading camp programs, British Soccer and TetraBrazil, integrating them into a collection of the most effective soccer practices used by youth teams around the world.

The new Challenger International Soccer Camp reflects the truly global nature of the sport today and provides young players with a wide variety of coaching styles, practices, and influences that will help them develop a well-rounded skill set.

Challenger Sports has taken the best coaching methodologies and practices from England, Brazil, Spain, USA and France and have woven them together in a multi-faceted on and off-field coaching experience.

Visit the Challenger Sports website to register.

Dates: June 6-10
Location: Roger Scott Athletic Complex, 2130 Summit Blvd.
Sessions & Fees: 8:00 am - 8:45 am    Tiny Tikes       (Ages 3-5)    $119
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  Half Day AM  (Ages 6-14)  $157

CHIP BOES CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL CAMP

The Chip Boes Championship Basketball Camp is a five-day clinic with strong emphasis on individual skill development led by highly successful former high school and college coach and five-time "Coach of the Year" award winner Chip Boes. Each camper receives a basketball, camp shirt, ice cream party, group and individual competitions, league and tournament play and more!

Visit the Chip Boes Championship Basketball Camp website to register. 

Dates:  June 6-10, June 20-24 and July 18-22
Time:  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location:  Ferry Pass Middle School
8355 Yancey Lane
Pensacola, FL 32514
Ages:  7-14
Fees:  $105 per session

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL CAMP

Don’t miss this great camp conducted by Bishop State Community College Assistant Head Coach, Jennifer Belarmino. Mail registration to Vickrey Resource Center, 2130 Summit Blvd. Pensacola 32503. Please make checks payable to : Jennifer Belarmino.

 

Camps will be conducted with the help from Bishop State Community College volleyball players.

Contact: Jennifer Balarmino
                jbvbcamps@gmail.com
                Cell: 850-341-6035

Dates: 
June 13-17 and  July 11-15
Time:  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location:  Bear Levin Studer Family YMCA
Ages:  9-15
Fees:  $90

REGISTRATION BEGINS MARCH 1

Download Registration Form (PDF)

For address, parking vouchers, and more information on the Bear Levin Studer Family YMCA please visit www.ymcanwfl.org