General Summer Day Camps


General Summer Camps in Louisville – day camps 

Summer Camps in LouisvilleLooking for a summer camp that checks all of those fun boxes? This page has your Louisville camp option for general camps.

Some day camps in Louisville have not yet updated their websites to reflect 2020 information. If nothing is written next to the camp it means (as of 5/8/2020 they have not posted any updates anywhere or answered our messages regarding this summer)

Kentucky Science Center Summer Camps

Kentucky Science Center Summer Camps

Kentucky Science Center Summer Camps for ages 4-14. Hands-on, interactive, and engaging – great themes to make learning fun during the summer! Kentucky Science Center Summer Camps opening this summer June 15 and following state guidelines for Healthy at Work protocols. Is your child ready for a fun experience at a place they love? Schools ...
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Snapology Summer Camps

Snapology Summer Camps

Snapology programs bring STEM / STEAM to life using LEGO® bricks, technology and other engaging tools. UPDATE: At this time, all in-person June camps are cancelled. We are staying with our July camps at the Jewish Community Center (and have added more), but the other locations are closed. We are also offering online camps (half-day, ...
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Summer Under the Trees - Virginia Chance School Camp

Summer Under the Trees – Virginia Chance School Camp

Summer Under The Trees - Summer Camp at Virginia Chance School Summer as it was meant to be! Summer Under the Trees is an outdoor camp for the adventurous child, ages 2 years through 5th grade, held on the Virginia Chance School Campus. Our camp nurtures children’s natural sense of wonder and fosters a lifelong ...
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Kentucky Historical Society Virtual Camps

Kentucky Historical Society Virtual Camps

VIRTUAL SUMMER CAMPS Although the Kentucky Historical Society has been closed to visitors since mid-March, our staff continues to think of new ways to reach our audience while they are healthy at home. In an effort to do so, we are taking our summer camp ONLINE! Register for one week, two weeks, etc., or pick ...
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Camp J - Summer Camp at the Jewish Community Center

Camp J – Summer Camp at the Jewish Community Center

Splash into summer at Camp J at the Jewish Community Center June 8 – August 7. There are many reasons to send your kiddos to camp this summer! Camp J offers weekly traditional camp for Kindergarten through 10th grade. Campers will participate in games and sports, dance, arts and crafts, science and nature, swimming, drama, ...
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Hwang's Martial Arts Summer Camp

Hwang’s Martial Arts Summer Camp

Hwang's Martial Arts all-day summer day camp Are you ready for summer? Kids are out of school but your schedule is demanding! What do you do? The solution is Hwang's Martial Arts all-day summer camp. Looking for fun and safe activities for your children for the summer? Well, search no further as Hwang’s Martial Arts ...
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YMCA Summer Camp – A Summer of Discovery

YMCA Summer Camp – A Summer of Discovery

Choose from over 30 convenient locations in Jefferson, Bullitt, Oldham, Clark & Floyd counties. We offer a full day of exciting activities for children ages 3-15. Our well-trained, professional staff focus on your child’s safety and helping them thrive while modeling our core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. YMCA of Greater Louisville YMCA ...
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Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Camp Earl Wallace

Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Camp Earl Wallace

Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Camp Earl Wallace is open to all Kentucky students who are in grades 4-6 and NOT older than 13 years. Camp has been cancelled for 2020 - check back next year! Campers are transported to camp by bus on Monday morning and return home on Friday. Transportation is arranged ...
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SafeSplash Summer Camp

SafeSplash Summer Camp

SafeSplash Swim School has combined with SwimLabs Swim School in one facility to offer a complete array of services. No camps May and first half of June - rest of summer TBD The SafeSplash focus on learn to swim classes complements SwimLabs’ attention to competitive swimmers and triathletes. Between the pool and the tanks, we ...
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Here are some more summer day camps in Louisville that have wonderful summer camp experiences!


E.P. “Tom” Sawyer Park Adventure Camp – Looking to learn more about the great outdoors at day camp? Do you have an adventurous child who loves to explore the world around them? We’ve got the camp for you! Our week long day camps get kids involved in a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, archery, orienteering, geocaching, birding, and more!

““Camp Curious” at St. Francis School (as of 5/6/20 they are exploring virtual options, check back): Preschool half-day camps run June 1st – June 26th. Themes include Creekside Adventures, Space Explorers, Step Inside a Story, and Splashing Around Campus. Kindergarten – 8th grade camps run June 1st – July 30th. Specialty camps include Camp Invention®, Bricks 4 Kidz®, musical theater, service learning, art, STEM, academic offerings provided through our partnership with the Langsford Learning Acceleration Centers, and more! For more information, please visit or contact Kelli Carter at 502.795.3860 or

Kids Quest (undetermined for June but added camps in August hoping that will work out!): Join us for Kid’s Quest 2020 at Holy Spirit School. Enjoy a Catholic environment where students will enjoy STEM, Music, Sports, Games, Community Service, Field Trips, Gardening, and an array of other activities. Our program is open to anyone entering PreK – 7th grade. 

Summer Under the Trees is an outdoor camp for the adventurous child, ages 2 years through 5th grade, held on the Virginia Chance School Campus. Gather with friends and experienced teachers as we explore our beautiful 26-acre campus in a summer of outdoor games, art, music and fun!

Thrive Forest Camp and Nature Camp at Creasey Mahan: Thrive Forest Camp offers a true nature-immersion experience for children 3-to-6 years of age! Woodland art, critter hikes, forest music, log crossing, puddle splashing, structure building, and friend-making fun! Our motto is “Your child will come home dirty or your money back!” Weekly sessions throughout June, with parent in attendance. CLICK HERE to register while spots last! Nature camp is a true summer camp experience for rising 1st through rising 6th graders. Tuesday-Friday from 9am – 2pm. CLICK HERE to see available sessions and to register. These camps are starting in July.

Lion’s Youth Camp for Blind and Visually Impaired Youth– for children 5-15 years old. This free camp is in Lebanon Junction KY, June 29th-July 3rd, 2020. Enjoy a week of activities: Canoeing, BB’s, Archery, Swimming, Fishing, and more. This year’s theme is Wild West; there will be horseshoes, hayrides, and hoedowns!. Contact for more information.

Other day camps in Louisville:

Blackacre Conservancy Camp Open on regular schedule for 2 weeks
Camp HiHo – hoping to host camp, working with officials. See covid-19 page for info
Cedar Ridge Camp – planning to host camp, offering ‘no questions asked’ refunds
Camp Quality Kentuckiana – converted to ‘home based week of experiences’

Clarksville Parks Summer Explorers Cancelled for 2020

Club SciKidz – camp in a box 2020
Frazier History Museum – museum currently closed – at home option for day camps in Louisville early June, click here. They hope to offer on-site camps later in summer. 

GymTyme Fun Gym Summer Camps

Intrepid Leadership Adventure Camp

Jefferson County Public Schools Virtual Camps

Jefferson Memorial Forest – Camps will be virtual for 2020, there will be two options: week long camps with virtual sessions with our camp leaders and self-led day camp adventures at the forest

Jeffersonville Summer Camp Canceled for 2020

Kazoing  – business has closed permanently 

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Free virtual camp

Kentucky Historical Society Virtual/At home options for 6 weeks

Lion’s Youth Camp for Blind and Visually Impaired Youth

Louisville Nature Center  – virtual/at home camp options with in person camps starting June 15

Louisville Zoo  – canceled all day camps for 2020

My Gym

Oldham County YMCA – fitness centers opening in phase 2, no word on camp yet

Safiyyah Dance Co.

Smiley Camp – canceled for 2020

St. James Preschool

The Parklands – canceled early camps, pending for camps June 15 and after. 

White Mills Christian Camp – making decision on a week by week basis, see Facebook page. Currently all June camps are canceled

Winshape Camp Canceled day camps in Louisville for 2020. Multiple online options available here.


Look beyond day camps…………….