Last year we took a break from Spring Break, but this year there are many options for both in-person and virtual spring break camps for kids. Here are some of our picks for great options taking place in Chicago and the suburbs, and you can visit our calendar listing page of Spring Break Camps to find lots of choices, including spring break art camps, theater camps, sports camps, music camps, theater camps and more!
Here are some of this year's Featured Spring Break Camps.
Featured Spring Break Camps:
March 22 - April 3Camp Royal's Virtual Spring Break
Royal Princess Parties Online
Spend Spring Break at Camp Royal - virtually! Each session is from 10-11am and includes a Superhero & Princess. Session 1 is from March 22 - 26 with a camp party on March 27. Session 2 is from March 29 - April 2, with a camp part on April 3. Camp is available on a daily basis, or discounted by the week. For ages 3-7. 10-11am. $12.50/session or $50/week. Space is limited.
March 22 - 23Songwriting Camp
School of Rock Glenbrook, 3139 Dundee Rd., Northbrook
Collaborative songwriting! We will brainstorm, jam, write, and try out ideas as we work together to create original songs! Learn about chord progressions, lyric writing, arrangement, instrumentation, and more. Be prepared to share your ideas while collaborating and listening to others. The action may be fast-paced, as we work to complete a process that can at times take weeks or even months. Ages 8-18. 10am - 2pm. $160.
March 22 - 26Spring Break Camps - Online and Virtual
Noggin Builders Online, and in-person at 3000 Dundee Rd. #201, Northbrook
Each day of VIRTUAL camp includes 4 hours of activities, with - 2 hours in the morning (10am-12pm) and 2 hours of activities in the afternoon (1pm-3pm) with a lunch break 12-1pm. In-person camp will be offered safely from 9am - noon or 1-4pm. Very limited space available. All camps are for ages 4-10. $55 per day.
March 29 - April 2Snapology CampsAmazing Animals RoboticsInventor's Club Robotics
Held at Hotel Allegro Chicago, 171 W. Randolph St., Chicago
Amazing Animals Robotics is for ages 5-12, and lets kids build a robotic zoo featuring models with working motors and sensors, with a different model each class.
9am - 12pm. $45 per day. Inventor's Club Robotics is for kids ages 7-14, and kids will learn about the process real inventors go through as they help design, build and program robotic models to solve problems. 1pm - 4pm. $205 for the week.
March 29 - April 2In-Person SpringBreak ART Camp
The Paintbrush, 2646 N. Halsted, Chicago
SpringBreak 2021 In-Person ART Camp takes place Monday, Wednesday and Friday March 29, 31 and April 2 from 9:30-12:30. You can also create your own small group camp for a minimum of 4 kids that works with your schedule. For ages 5-11. $200.
March 29 - April 1Girls Build! Spring Break Camp
Chicago Architecture Center VIRTUAL
Designed to inspire middle school girls to explore and advance their interests in architecture, construction, engineering and design, Girls Build! programs help participants get to know women working professionally in these and related fields - special guests who serve as program instructors, role models and mentors. Each day includes both self-guided, at-home activities and virtual meetings via Zoom. Space is strictly limited. For ages 10 and up. FREE.
March 29 - April 2 and April 5-9Virtual Spring Camp
The Kids Table VIRTUAL
Join us this spring break for the best of our customizable recipes. Virtual Spring Camp registrations are all by the day, so your kids can join us for a whole week, or just a day or two. If your kids are off a different week, we'd be happy to set up a virtual private camp for them and their friends. For ages 7 and up. 11am - 1:30pm. $40/day.
March 29 - April 2 and April 5-9In-Person Spring Break Comedy Camp
Second City, 1608 N Wells Ave., Chicago
Camps cover improve and stand-up. With Improv, kids will study the fundamentals of improvisation through exercises that help to develop strong ensemble and character work. In Stand-up, kids develop their personal style as a stand-up comedian and focus on developing original material, stage presence, delivery and honing sense of humor. Ages 7-18. 9am - 4pm. $600.