Camps for Children & Teens
Summer Camp Registration is Ongoing. Register today!
We've lined up a great selection of your favorite camps - plus several new ones --
to make for an exciting, creative summer!
See below for camp lunch box order information!
Bring your kids to Glen Echo Park for a summer of fun!
Spring break and summer camps for children and teens (ages 4 to 19) are offered by resident visual arts, music, environmental education and theater organizations at the Park.
In addition, the Glen Echo Park Partnership partners with other organizations and individual instructors to bring even more exciting camp programs to the Park, including: Mystery Academy magic camps, Irish dance camps with the Culkin School of Traditional Irish Dance, clay animation, Handwork fiber arts and more.
Grab the popcorn and view the movies produced by the Clay Animation Camps this year!
Praline at Glen Echo Park Kids!
Need one less thing to worry about this summer? Let Praline Bakery & Bistro prepare your child's lunch for you. Select from a variety of sandwiches, sides, and beverages. Place you order and Praline will have it ready and waiting for your child in the café! Easy peasy!
Daily Camp Box Lunch $6 each Weekly Camp Box Lunch $30 weekly
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Sandwich Side Dish Drink
Ham and Swiss Lightly Salted Potato Chips Juice Box
Turkey and Swiss Sweet Potato Chips Bottled Water
Peanut Butter and Jelly Fruit Cup or Yogurt
Apple or Banana
Summer is Here!
See above to download the full 2016 Camp schedule.
• Book Arts
• Calligraphy and Wearable Arts with Feather Tree Hill Calligraphy
• Drawing, Painting & Crafts with Young Creative Spirit and others
• Photography with Photoworks
• Playgroup in the Park Camp programs
• Stone Carving for Teens with the Sculpture Studio
Dance and Movement
• Irish dance with the Culkin School of Traditional Irish Dance
• Discover Nature Summer Camps with new resident program, the Glen Echo Park Aquarium
• Early childhood through teen Music Technique at the Washington Conservatory of Music at Glen Echo Park
Performing Arts Camps
• Magic performance with Mystery Academy
• Puppetry at the Puppet Co.
• Musical Theater at Adventure Theatre MTC*
• ArtAbility - a collaborative arts program for middleschoolers with autism
Glen Echo Park also offers After-Camp activities for ages 5 through 12 for most weeks of 2016 Summer Camp (June 20–September 2), from 3 to 6pm each day and from 2 to 6pm when Clay Animation Camp is offered. After-Camp for Adventure Theatre MTC campers is offered from 4 to 6pm each day. Campers will enjoy creative projects and games and explore Glen Echo Park. A light snack is provided. Register for a week at a time or schedule an individual day as needed. Call 301.634.2255 for individual day registration.
We're an Activity Rocket partner!
* To register for Adventure Theatre MTC's spring and summer camps and programs, visit their Summer Musical Theatre Camps page.
For information on year-round CHILDREN'S CLASSES, go to Children's Classes & Programs.