Chicago Kids 2015 Summer Camp Guide

Posted: March 15, 2015

The 2015 Camp Guide lets you find just the right camp for your kids. Use our guide to find general day and overnight camps, plus camps that specialize in art, dance, language, music, performing arts, sports, science/technology and more. Here are some highlights of some of the featured camps you'll find in this year's guide. The Visit the full guide to find more great options!

Bright Horizons
Locations throughout Chicago and the suburbs, (877) 624-4532
Discover the Joys of Summer with Bright Horizons! Summer camp at Bright Horizons offers convenience, health & safety, experienced staff, flexibility to meet parents’ expectations – and fun all summer long for kids. Learn more.

Bubbles Academy Camp
1504 N. Fremont, Chicago, (312) 944-7677
Whether your child is a mini musician or an aspiring athlete, Bubbles Academy has planned a dynamic camp day he/she will love! Engage in art, sports, cooking, science, yoga and more. Campers extend their imaginations and create special new friendships! Learn more.

Compass Creative Dramatics Summer Theatre Camp
Various Chicago and Chicagoland Locations, (773) 893-0535
Campers stretch their creativity and bravery muscles through daily rehearsals and workshops in topics like improv and stage combat. Students perform alongside two professional actor/educators, who lead by example, helping your camper shine. Learn more.

Dream Big Performing Arts Workshop
5255 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, (773) 944-9146
See why Dream Big was voted #1 Theater Class in Chicago! Taught by professionally skilled teaching artists, our 1-Week Drama Camps offer children ages 3-18 an unforgettable collaborative experience acting, singing, and dancing with friends! Countless creative themes all summer long! Learn more.

Emerald City Theatre School Summer Camp
At multiple locations in Lakeview, (773) 529-2690
Emerald City Theatre School is proud to offer critically-acclaimed Summer Camp 2015 for 3.5 to 13-year-olds, featuring new and exciting titles such as Frozen, Peter Pan and Wendy, The Wizard of Oz and many more! Learn more.

JCYS Summer Camps
Multiple locations, Chicago and suburbs, (312) 726-8891, ext. 113
With eight summer day camps and an overnight camping program, JCYS brings the fun during the summer months! From urban adventures to rustic wilderness, sports-centric camps to traditional day camps, JCYS has something for everyone! Learn more.

Lil Buds Theatre Camp at Theatre Wit
1229 W. Belmont, Chicago, (773) 334-4543
The mission of the Li’l Buds Theatre Summer Camp is to instill the importance of collaboration and imagination. We strive to build team work, self confidence, and a sense of accomplishment in each child. Through music, movement, playwriting and performance, we intend to help your child blossom into an enlightened theatre artist. Learn more.

Lincoln Park Baseball Academy Summer Camp
Oz Park and the Stadium at Devon and Kedzie, Chicago, (312) 246-1616
Lincoln Park Baseball Academy, (LPBA) is a Chicago based organization focused on baseball and softball instruction for boys and girls of all ages. Our summer baseball and softball camps cover all key skills from hitting and pitching to defense and team dynamics. Learn more.

Little Beans Camp
Chicago and Evanston, (773) 251-1025
Little Beans Cafe Chicago and Evanston offer a summer camp including classes, imaginative and active play, outdoor games and more! Check out camp Little Beans for kids 3-6 years (Chicago & Evanston) and camp Big Beans for kids 6-10 years (Evanston only). Learn more.

The Little Gym of Chicago Summer Camp
3216 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, (773) 525-5750
Put on your super cape, it's time for adventure!! Our Super Kids' Quest Sumer Camp is full of exciting, creative missions where kids will exercise their muscles, imaginations and cooperation skills to complete a different Quest each day! Learn more.

Second City Training Center Summer Camps
1608 N Wells Ave., Chicago, (312) 664-3959
The Second City Teen/Kids Program - Now enrolling for Spring and Summer Break Camps for ages 8-18. Explore the world of comedy through improv, sketch, stand-up and more with exercises that develop stage presence, creativity, communication skills, patience, self-confidence and fun! Learn more.

Saint Mary’s Summer Camps
Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, (574) 284-4778
Since 1974, Saint Mary’s has offered camps for girls in the safe environment of our historic college campus. Camps help young women build self-esteem, make new friends, and experience the excitement of a college atmosphere. Learn more.

UIC Soccer Camp
839 Roosevelt Road, Chicago, (312)996-6755
UIC Soccer Camp has developed a reputation as a premier environment for players of all ages, levels and interest to develop their abilities as a soccer player and further their passion for this great game. Learn more