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Arts summer camps Louisville

Looking for a summer camp for theater, visual arts, music, dance, or maybe even culinary arts? This page has your Louisville summer camp option for arts!
Magpie3x3 Clay Studio & Gallery Camp

Magpie3x3 Clay Studio & Gallery Camp

Put your imagination into high gear in this clay camp. Try the pottery wheel and sculpt soft clay, apply color and take home your treasures! Children should expect to make 3-5 projects per week using hand-building and wheel- throwing. Finished projects will be available for pickup about two weeks after the end of camp. Ages 6 – 12 AM or PM $170 Full Day $285 *except where noted otherwise Multi-camp and sibling discounts Morning: 9 ...
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Whet Your Palette Summer Camps

Whet Your Palette Summer Camps

Whet Your Palette is excited to offer you another summer of rip-roaring fun! In the summer of 2018, you’ll find some of our campers favorites such as Brownies & Fairies Camp, Our Creators Creations and the all-time favorite MESSY Camp. Plus other front-runners such as Star Wars Camp and Animal Camp. But, this summer we’ve got new and exciting camps that are sure to thrill the youngest of campers and our more mature campers. This ...
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Side by Side Studio Summer Camp

Side by Side Studio Summer Camp

Spend your summer creating and exploring at Side by Side Studio's art and nature inspired summer camps! Offering 4-day camps for ages 3-6 including: Art Meets Science Camp: June 4- June 7 Storytellers Camp: June 11-14 Bugs and Butterflies Camp: June 18- June 21 Build it-Sculpt it-Construct it Camp: July 9- July 12 Art Around the World Camp: July 16- a July 19 A Beautiful Oops Camp: July 23- July 26 Art-Nature-Music Camp: July 30- ...
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Los Monitos Summer Camp

Los Monitos Summer Camp

We're thrilled to offer globally-curious 6-12 year olds another summer of world languages, cooking and adventure! There's a camp for every interest! Los Artistas, June 4 - 8 Campers learn to express themselves through Latin America arts and Spanish language. A gallery will showcase their works. French Cooking, June 18 - 22 Chefs gather dans la cuisine to create and enjoy the dishes of France, all while learning French. European Cooking, June 18 - 22 Chefs explore European tastes as ...
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Camp J Summer Camp

Camp J Summer Camp

Imagine a summer full of splashing in the pool, playing gaga and creating amazing crafts. Camp J at the Jewish Community Center is holding the “Summer of Superheroes” June 4-August 10. Weekly traditional camp is offered for children 2 years through 10 th grade with arts & crafts, sports, free swim, swim lessons and more! Each week, camp will be centered around a superhero and the values they represent. Children 2 years old receive private ...
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DERBY DINNER PLAYHOUSE – SUMMER MUSICAL THEATRE CAMP: A one-week performing arts camp for students ages 7-17 exploring drama, music, and dance. TUITION: $175; TIME: 9am-3pm; DATES (5 options): June 11-15; June 18-22; July 16-21; July 23-28; July 30-Aug 4.

DRAMA BY GEORGE: Put your young actor in the spotlight with our summer theatre camps! We offer Center Stage Drama Camp for ages 8-12, Advanced Center Stage Drama Camp for experienced actors ages 11-14, and Comedy Improv Camp for ages 13-16. Students perform in a play at the end of every camp.

Orff Ensemble Camp and Children’s Choir Camp at the Louisville Academy of Music

Dates July 23rd to July 27th and July 30th to August 3rd
Times: Orff Camp 9am to noon and Choir Camp 1pm to 4pm
Ages: 3rd to 8th grades

The Orff Ensemble Camp will teach children to play recorders, xylophones and small percussion instruments in a diverse repertoire of world music.
The Children’s Choir Camp will provide children the opportunity to develop their music talents through singing.
For information please email to

CMPI Broadway Bound Overnight Camp
July 8-14th
Sing! Dance! Act! Zipline! Swim! Design Costume for the showcase! Perform the musical CATS at the end of the week. Train with top professionals in the industry!!

CMPI Broadway Bound KIDS Daycamp
July 16-20th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sing! Dance! Act! Movie Day! Water Day! Themed Activities daily!! Perform The Aristocats Kids for our FREE Showcase at the end of the week.

Art-Questrians! Week-Long Summer Camp at the Kentucky Derby Museum

July 30 – August 3, 8 AM-5 PM

Ages 10-14

Each fun-filled day will focus on a different art medium like printmaking, photography, clay, painting, and textiles; all as they learn about the story of the greatest horse race, the Kentucky Derby, through art.

$250 – register at


Some camps have not yet updated their websites to reflect 2018 information. 
Other camps:
(in alphabetical order)

Abigail Academy

Artquestrian Camp at The Kentucky Derby Museum

Bafol Bears Summer Camp

Bellarmine University

Camp Kenzie

Clint Vaught’s Young Actors Institute

Derby Din­ner Play­house

Drama by George

Fund for the Arts info

Gillman’s Dance Academy Frozen Dance Camp

Jazz with Jamey

Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft

Kentucky Shakespeare

Kids Cooking Camp

Little Brushstrokes Art Camp

Los Monitos

Louisville Collegiate School

Louisville Leopards

Louisville Dance Alliance

Louisville Visual Art Association

Magpie3x3 Clay Studio & Gallery

McClanahan School of Irish Dance

Mom’s Music

Oldham County Schools Arts Center

Paint Spot

Sacred Heart School for the Arts

Side by Side Studio

Speed Art Museum

Stage One Family Theatre Camps

Sullivan Camps Culinary and pastry camp options

Suzuki String Institute

The Artist in You

Turnip the Beet

Walden Theatre Camps

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