2024 Summer Camps in Indian River County

As the sweet, sun-drenched days of summer roll around, Vero Beach transforms into a vibrant playground filled with countless opportunities for our children to explore, learn, and grow. Summer camps, those quintessential seasonal experiences, emerge as the ultimate venues for these explorations. They not only offer a productive way for children to spend their vacation but also serve as platforms where our young ones can foster new friendships, develop important life skills, and discover new interests.

Participating in summer camps can be an enriching and life-changing experience for children. It cultivates independence, enhances social and leadership skills, and encourages a love for the outdoors. Additionally, it exposes children to different activities and experiences that can ignite latent passions and inspire future career paths. Our comprehensive guide is designed to make your selection process easier by showcasing all the exciting summer camp options. Whether your child is a nature lover, an aspiring athlete, a budding scientist, or an enthusiastic artist, you’ll find a camp that aligns with their interests and fuels their summer with fun, learning, and growth. So, let’s dive into the world of Vero Beach summer camps and make this summer an unforgettable one for our young adventurers.

Rhythm & Soul Dance Company

Get ready for an unforgettable summer at Rhythm & Soul’s camp! Join us for four weeks packed with dance and excitement.

Summer Cooking Camps

Introduce your child to the joys of cooking with Healthy Steps Kids Cook Summer Camps! Our Vero Beach Summer Cooking Camp offers engaging activities for three age groups: 5-7, 7-14, and 14-18. From kitchen basics to knife skills, your child will learn essential culinary techniques in a fun and safe environment.

YSF Community Sailing Vero Beach Summer Camp

Experience the thrill of sailing with YSF Community Sailing’s Kids’ Sailing Summer Camp! Set against the picturesque backdrop of the Indian River in Vero Beach, FL, our camp combines YSF’s sailing expertise with our expansive waterfront location. Nestled beneath the 17th Street bridge, our venue offers ideal conditions for beginner and intermediate sailors, with protected coves and vast waterways within the Indian River Lagoon. Our comfortable teaching space provides the perfect setting for chalk talks, lunch, and games, ensuring a memorable and educational experience for all participants.

Jolly Rodgers Adventures Summer Camp

Step outside the classroom and into adventure with our summer camps at Saint Edward’s School in stunning Vero Beach, Florida! Designed for boys and girls of all ages, Jolly Roger Adventures offers a dynamic blend of fun, learning, and challenges. Have questions? Don’t hesitate to reach out. We can’t wait to welcome you this summer!

Vero’s Best Summer Camp

Discover why parents and kids in Vero Beach are raving about our thrilling summer camp experience! From martial arts to dance, tumbling, outdoor sports, and enriching educational lessons, there’s something for every child aged 5 to 12. Join us for a summer filled with fun, safety, and excitement!

Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation

Experience excellence with our limited-capacity camps, ensuring personalized attention with a maximum of 12 participants per week. Led by exceptional local educators, our camp leaders provide individualized guidance and support to each participant. Plus, every camper concludes the summer as a published author, featured in a book published by LRJF Press. Don’t miss out on this unparalleled opportunity for your child’s growth and achievement!

GYAC Summer Camp

Achieve the perfect balance of learning and fun at GYAC’s Walter M. Jackson Summer Camp! For just $45 per week, students benefit from academic reinforcement in the morning and engaging recreational activities in the afternoon. Why the emphasis on education? Research indicates that without summer educational engagement, students often return to school in the fall at a lower academic level than when summer began. Ensure your child stays ahead by enrolling them in our enriching summer program today!

Sunrise Theatre Camp 2024

Make this summer unforgettable for your children! Registration is now open for our two three-week-long summer camps, featuring a culminating public performance starring local children. With professionally designed scenery and costumes, each program costs $450 per child, with a $25 registration fee. No advance preparation is needed, and assistant directors will also be cast to help with the technical aspects of the production. Sign up now to secure your child’s spot!

Youth Basketball Summer League

Join our coed youth basketball leagues designed for 4-15 year olds! Led by volunteer coaches, teams will learn fundamental skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship in a fun and supportive environment. Tiny Tot teams are coached by Recreation staff and parents. Games will be held at various county locations, including the iG Center, IRC Fairgrounds, Sebastian River Middle School, and Sebastian River High School Gymnasiums. Every player receives a jersey and a season-ending medal. Registration closes May 31, so sign up early to secure your spot and avoid the waitlist!

Summer Art Camp at Art Works

Each class is led by a certified teacher and limited to six students, ensuring personalized attention and a supportive learning environment. Weekly projects feature a variety of materials, carefully selected to inspire creativity and exploration. Grouped by age, students will engage in hands-on activities tailored to their developmental stage. Plus, all materials are included, making it convenient for both students and parents.

Maximum Velocity Gymnastics

Experience the ultimate summer camp adventure at MVG’s Main Gym and Small Wonders Gym! From ages 3 to 12, our camps offer gymnastics classes, themed activities, art projects, games, and exciting field trips. With weekly themes like culinary creations and superhero training, there’s something for every interest. Plus, flexible scheduling options and sibling discounts make it easy for families to join in. Register now and give your child the gift of unforgettable memories!

Vero Beach Museum of Art Summer Art Camp

Immerse your child in a world of creativity at the VBMA’s Summer Art Camp! Designed for children aged 5 through 16, our camp offers an exciting exploration of artmaking techniques, materials, and movements. With classes grouped by age and all supplies provided, campers will delve into a wide variety of media, inspired by this year’s museum exhibition, “Rock ‘N’ Roll Billboards of the Sunset Strip: Photographs by Robert Landau.” From gallery explorations to themed classes, each week promises a journey into the impact of music and storytelling on the modern world. As a culmination, campers’ artworks are showcased in the Eggert Children’s Gallery and the Patricia M. Patten Community Gallery, inviting families to celebrate their children’s creativity every Friday. Join us for a summer filled with artistic discovery and expression!

Vero Fitness Summer Adventures Camp

Embark on an unforgettable journey at our Summer Adventures Camp, tailored for children aged 6-12! Running for ten weeks from June 3rd to August 9th, Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, our co-ed program offers a dynamic mix of sports, educational activities, and engaging adventures. With early drop-off options available from 7:30 am for an additional fee, campers will explore various Camp Areas, including the sports arena, volleyball courts, swimming pools, tennis courts, and group fitness studios at Vero Fitness. Rain or shine, it’s bound to be an exhilarating experience!

Vero Beach Equestrian Club Summer Camp

Join us for our 5-day horsemanship program!

Embark on a journey to develop essential horsemanship skills, focusing on safety, groundwork, riding, and stewardship. This year, we’re placing a special emphasis on fostering a sense of advocacy and community, alongside honing riding abilities and deepening understanding of horses.

Throughout the program, kids will cultivate values such as responsibility, empowerment, stewardship, perseverance, and trust, all while bonding with our equine companions. These values will be integrated into daily activities, enriching the learning experience and shaping young minds for the future.

Summer Gymnastics at Leisure Square Fitness Center

Discover the thrill of gymnastics and aerial arts with classes designed for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced students. Our performance-based program caters to toddlers through teens, providing expert instruction from our USA Gymnastics Safety Certified Instructors.

Choose from weekday and Saturday classes to fit your schedule. Hurry, as registration will remain open only until classes reach capacity!

Long Riders Stables LLC

Give your child the opportunity to learn how to groom, tack, and ride a horse or pony with our expert instructors at Long Riders Stables LLC! Our summer program offers kids the chance to bond with these magnificent animals while learning essential horsemanship skills in a safe and supportive environment. Plus, during breaks, kids can enjoy downtime with a bounce house and a monitored pool. It’s the perfect blend of learning and fun for young equestrians! Sign up now to secure your spot.

ELC Lagoon Island Adventure Summer Camp

Get ready for an unforgettable summer adventure at the Environmental Learning Center! Our 2024 Summer Camp is open to students entering first through eighth grade and spans nine exciting weeks, starting from June 3rd to August 9th. Dive into the ELC Lagoon Island Adventure Camp, where you’ll embark on thrilling water activities such as canoeing, kayaking, seining, and exploring the wonders of the Indian River Lagoon.

Tiffany Bent