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Indianapolis Summer Camps Your Kids Will Love

Indianapolis Summer Camps Your Kids Will Love:

UPDATE: Many Indianapolis summer camps have been canceled or modified. CLICK HERE to view 2020 Summer Camps that will be holding in-person programs. CLICK HERE to find a list of camps that have moved to a virtual camp platform.

Indianapolis School of Ballet

At “Ballet and Art Camp” (ages 7-9), campers will be immersed in ballet, tap, art, and music classes to spark creativity, build confidence, and strengthen dance skills. “Sleeping Beauty Camp” (ages 5-6) is our half-day camp centered around the classic ballet. Each day includes ballet/tap class, storytelling, crafts, and more.

Phone: (317) 955-7525
Address: 502 N. Capitol Avenue, Suite B, Indianapolis, IN 46204
Camp Dates: July 20-24, 2020

Summer U at University High School

University’s mission to expand the hearts and minds of students and to nurture excellence through academic, creative, and physical achievement doesn’t go on summer break. Summer U’s enrichment camps, including creative arts, sports, STEM, and more, are led by seasoned educators and designed to provide hands-on, enriching experiences for curious campers.

Phone: (317) 733-4475
Address: 2825 W. 116th Street, Carmel, IN 46032
Camp Dates: June 8-26 & July 6-24

Camp JCC

For grades K-8. From friendship and confidence building to leadership and autonomy, CampJCC days are full of fun activities parents appreciate and kids love. We offer crafts and music as well as outdoor recreational fun at our water park and our wooded acreage. Our trained counselors instill in campers core values like kindness and appreciation. We have some overnights for younger campers and travel weeks for older campers. We also have specialty sports camps. Non-member rates available. All are welcome.

Phone: (317) 251-9467
Address: 6701 Hoover Road, Indianapolis, IN 46260
Camp Dates: June 1- July 31, 2020

Ballet Theatre of Carmel Academy

Dance the summer away at The Ballet Theatre of Carmel Academy! Half-day themed camps for 3-6 year-olds focus on fun and creativity. Full-day intensives provide dancers 7-17 with high-quality, professional training and a supportive atmosphere in which to learn and grow during summer.

Phone: (317) 798-2133
Address: 1329 W. 96th St., Suite A, Indianapolis, IN 46260
Camp Dates: June 15-July 23

Indy Parks and Recreation

The 2020 Indy Parks and Recreation summer day camp program offers a wide variety of opportunities including swimming, arts, nature, science, and sports and recreation. All camps follow a set of high program standards and are accredited by the American Camp Association.

Phone: (317) 327-7275
Address: Various Locations
Camp Dates: May 26- August 7, 2020

Central Indiana Academy of Dance / Central Indiana Dance Ensemble

There’s something for everyone this summer at CIAoD! The summer starts off in June with our popular young dancer day camps, featuring themes such as Frozen 2, ages 3-6! Themes change each week, as do the crafts and performance dances! Join us for our Youth Dance Camp for ages 6-10 and CIDE’s two-week Summer Intensive June 8 – 19th for the experienced dancer!

Phone: (317) 581-2423
Address: 14950 Greyhound Court, Suite #4, Carmel, IN 46032
Camp Dates: June 8 – July 31

Indianapolis Art Center Summer Art Camps

Create, Play, Explore! Join the Indianapolis Art Center for a summer of art education, fun, and new friendships. Weeklong camps for ages 4-18 in a variety of art mediums including drawing, sculpture, jewelry, digital arts, glassblowing, and more! Morning, afternoon and full day options. Creative Aftercare available too! Register now!

Phone: (317) 255-2464
Address: 820 E. 67th St., Indianapolis, IN 46220
Camp Dates: June 8 – July 27

 BethEl Zedeck Early Childhood Summer Camp “It’s a Zoo in Here” “Baby Shark and Friends” Summer Camp 2020

Our campers will thrive on exploration, creativity, curiosity, discovery, spontaneity and lots of love! Early Care/Aftercare available daily. Your choice of dismissal time. Lunch provided. Water play at the JCC for 3’s, 4’s and 5’s. Water table play/Sprinkler Fun/Easel activities for 2’s and under. Field Trip Fridays for 4’s and 5’s.

Phone: (317) 259-6854
Address: 600 W. 70th Street Indianapolis, IN 46260
Camp Dates: Session 1: June 1– June 26; Session 2: June 29 – July 24

Peewinkle’s Puppets

Creative puppet making camps for ages 5 and up. (9am – 4pm) $225. East and Westside locations. (Irving Theater and Westside Garden Plaza). Professional show on Monday for campers and camper performance on Friday at 3pm.

Phone: (317) 695-5422
Address: East and Westside locations. (Irving Theater and Westside Garden Plaza).
Camp Dates: July 20 – 24, July 27 – 31

Pacers Athletic Center

Pacers Athletic Center offers the best youth basketball camp in the state! With a focus on FUN and skill development, your child will improve their skills and confidence while staying active with their friends! Camps run from 9:00-3:00, with before and after care available upon request.

Phone: (317) 763-1500
Address: 200 E 186th St., Westfield, IN 46074
Camp Dates: 6/1-6/4, 6/8-6/12, 6/15-6/18, 6/29-7/2

Indianapolis Children’s Choir Choral Fest

ICC’s Summer Choral Fest! A summer camp for kids who love music. The highest quality choral music experience woven in between fun musical activities and camp friendships! Includes a performance at the conclusion of camps. Financial assistance is available.

Phone: (317) 940-9640
Address: Various Locations
Camp Dates: June 8-11, July 20-24, August 9-11

Indianapolis Healthplex Kids Zone

At Indianapolis Healthplex, summer camps are a fun, active way for kids to get a taste of a variety of activities. Camps include swimming, tennis, basketball, crafts, outdoor games, taekwondo, and much more. Lunch is also provided.

Phone: (317) 920-7400
Address: 3660 Guion Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46222
Camp Dates: June 17- August 2

Wright’s Fundamentals Gymnastics & NinjaZone Camps

Run, jump, kick, and flip off a wall during this FUN opportunity at the Wright’s Fundamentals Gymnastics & NinjaZone Academy camps. Campers, turned gymnasts and ninjas, will participate in daily challenges, learn some awesome skills, participate in games and crafts, and have tons of FUN while being active! Ages 3-11.

Phone: (317) 888-4805
Various Locations: Westfield, Fishers, and Greenwood
Camp Dates: Various dates throughout the summer

Indiana Montessori Academy

Come join IMA as they explore the Great Outdoors through construction, cooking, creating and more! Each week of camp will feature unique, exciting themes. Days at Indiana Montessori Academy will be spent outdoors playing, learning and caring for our environment! Weekly sessions are available.

Phone: (317) 569-1290
Address: 2925 West 146th Street, Carmel, IN 46074
Camp Dates: June 1 – Aug 6; off the week of July 4

P2 Soccer Training

P2 Soccer will be in Indy to offer an action-packed week of soccer training for players aged 4 thru 15. Players are divided into small groups and work through a series of age-appropriate drills. We also include elements of holistic development: team-building, sportsmanship, personal development and respect.

Phone: (312) 809-6160
Address: 4330 N Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46208
Camp Dates: July 20 – July 24

Butler Community Arts School

The Butler Community Arts School (BCAS) is offering 12 summer music and arts camps. Serving students ages 7–11 and 12–18. Located on the beautiful campus of Butler University. Residential & commuter options available. Students are bound to find a program that aligns with their interests and goals as artists!

Phone: (317) 940-5500
Address: 4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46208
Camp Dates: June-July

Camp AYS

AYS is back for the summer with its brand new Summer Enrichment program! This program is open to all families and focuses on minimizing learning loss, offering social and emotional support, and providing virtual field trips for your kids while you’re at work. Register at today!

Phone: (317) 283-3817
Address: 4701 N. Keystone Ave., Ste. 475, Indianapolis, IN 46205
Camp Dates: June 1 – July 31, 6:30 am – 6:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Myart Carmel, Fishers & Noblesville

Myart summer camps are full of fun and creativity! Campers draw, paint and create amazing art all centered on a specific theme. Campers will learn how to create using markers, oil and chalk pastels, colored pencil, acrylic, watercolors and jazz tempera paints. Every year we offer brand new projects so returning campers are always drawing something new. Camps are open to all ages 5 and up. Our camps run all summer long starting June 8th. Our 4-day weekly camps are 2.5 hrs. in the mornings and afternoons for ages 5 & up and 2.5 hrs. in the afternoons for ages 11 & up. The cost of each camp is $140 and includes all art supplies. Our one-day camps are 3 hrs. in the mornings for ages 5 & up. The cost of each camp is $40 and includes all art supplies.

Phone: (317) 443-6831
Locations: Carmel: 41 S. Rangeline Rd., Suite 300, Carmel, IN 46032; Fishers: 11720 Olio Rd., Suite 300, Fishers, IN 46037; Noblesville: 39 North 10th Street, Noblesville, IN 46060
Camp Dates: June 8-August 3

James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home

Join us at the James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home Creative Writing Summer Camp! Enjoy exploring your creative writing talents with our camp counselor, Professor Watermelon. Find inspiration in life and work of Mr. Riley in our beautiful historic setting. Come and discover your own creative muse!

Phone: (317) 808-8565
Address: 528 Lockerbie St, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Camp Dates: Please see website for details

Indy Stem Camps

Specializing in MINECRAFT Camps, Indy STEM Camps strives to create innovative and engaging STEM-based camps that help children develop the problem-solving skills necessary for success in the 21st century STEM world in which we live. We believe that the best kind of learning occurs when you don’t realize that learning is going on which is why our camps are, first and foremost, about creating a fun student-focused atmosphere.

Phone: (317) 417-0038
Address: 9350 Windrift Way, Zionsville, IN 46077
Camp Dates: Each Week During June & July

RoundTripper – Youth Summer Academy

Practice with the pros this summer with RoundTripper’s Youth Summer Academy. RoundTripper has a grand slam line up of summer camps. Offering something for kids of all ages and skill levels. At RoundTripper Sports Academy in Westfield, we play rain or shine, as RoundTripper utilizes 3 outdoor fields and a 40,000 sq. ft. indoor facility. Summer Camps and Tiny Tots instruction are all geared toward baseball and softball instruction.

Phone: (317) 896-2900
Address: 16708 Southpark Dr., Westfield, IN 46074
Camp Dates: June 8-11; June 15-18; June 22-25; July 6-8; July 13-15

Indianapolis Opera Vocal Arts Institute

The Vocal Arts Institute is the perfect program for young singers from grade 9 through recent high school graduates to refine their vocal skills. Daily classes cover topics including movement, acting, auditioning, vocal health, International Phonetic Alphabet, memorization techniques, and college preparation. Students will give four public performances.

Phone: (317) 283-3531
Address: 4011 N Pennsylvania St, Indianapolis, IN 46205
Camp Dates: June 11-20, 2020

Lawrence Summer Kids’ Camp

Skating, zip-lining, carnivals, swimming, sports, STEM activities, parks, creative arts activities, and so much more! A family first and child-centered program, Lawrence Summer Kids’ Camp offers one of the most premier summer camps in Indianapolis. We guarantee your child will have the time of their lives!

Phone: (317) 409-9391
Address: 5200 N Shadeland Ave, Indianapolis, Indiana 46226
Camp Dates: June 1- July 31, 2020



When summer hits, don’t let your child’s math skills start to slip! Students can lose as much as 2 ½ months of math skills over the summer break. Mathnasium expects that gap to widen this year due to the uncertainties of the spring and fall transitions.  They provide summer math tutoring that’s the perfect combination of education and fun. Enroll to attend sessions in the center or online with [email protected]  Contact them today to learn more.

Camp Dates: Enroll and start right away.
Locations: Brownsburg, Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville, Zionsville


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