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Summer Camps 2022

childLooking for summer camps for your school-age children? UFHR Communications and Worklife is pleased to provide this quick-and-easy reference for parents. Know of a camp we’re missing? Email us to let us know. We will continue to seek out additional camps so we may grow this list into as complete a directory as possible.

Please note: While we are happy to provide this listing as a service to our faculty and staff, the information provided does not indicate UFHR’s endorsement of any of the camps listed. Parents are encouraged to do their research and explore each camp thoroughly, including screenings and background checks, before registering their children.

Camp Directory

University of Florida Academic Athletic/Equestrian Fine Arts General Outdoor


University of Florida

CAMP DATES AGES LOCATION CONTACT EMAIL PHONE
Cheerleading February – April In person and virtual
Fear Facers Camp June, July Kanapaha Veterans Memorial Park Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders 352-265-4623
Florida Youth Institute July Grades 11-12 students@cpet.ufl.edu
Gator Baseball July
Gator Swim Camps June 8-18 years UF Campus ervag@gators.ufl.edu 352-375-4683 X 4545
Gator Vet Camp July Grades 10-12 students@cpet.ufl.edu
Gatorland Band Camp June Grades 7-12 ufbands@gmail.com
Gencyber – Cybersecurity Camp July High school students students@cpet.ufl.edu
Global Health Institute June Grades 11-12 Virtual students@cpet.ufl.edu
Gymnastics High Performance Camps July Ages 8 through high school seniors
Instrumental Studio Camp June Grades 7-12 ufbands@gmail.com
International Piano Festival June 13+ years Jasmin Arakawa jarakawa@ufl.edu 352-273-3183
Lacrosse June, August, December
Music in Motion Marching Band Camp – Auxiliaries, Drum Lines, Drum Majors, Student Leaders June Grades 9-12 ufbands@gmail.com
Service Learning & Leadership Program June – July Rising 9-12 graders
Softball summer camps June – July Brittany Souilliard BrittanyS@gators.ufl.edu 352-692-6242
Soccer April Grades 9-12 Donald R. Dizney Stadium SoccerCamps@gators.ufl.edu 352-692-6200 X 5559
Student Science Training Program June – July Entering grade 12 students@cpet.ufl.edu
Summer Golf Camp June 11-18 years jcd@gators.ufl.edu 352-692-6150
UF/IFAS 4-H Camp Cloverleaf  June – July 6-16 years Lake Placid, FL Bill Tillett cloverleaf4-h@ufl.edu 863-465-4884
UF/IFAS 4-H Camp Timpoochee June – July 6-16 years Niceville, FL Ariel Blanton timpoochee4h@ifas.ufl.edu 850-897-2224
UF Entomology Field Camp June Grades 5-12 Steinmetz Hall Rebecca Baldwin baldwinr@ufl.edu 352-273-3974
UF Summer Media Institute June High school students Weimer Hall SMI@jou.ufl.edu
UF Volleyball Camps June – July VolleyballCamp@gators.ufl.edu
Youth Summer Morning Camp July Grades 2-5 Florida Ballpark BuddyM@gators.ufl.edu

Academic

CAMP DATES AGES LOCATION CONTACT EMAIL PHONE
Florida Youth Institute July Grades 11-12 students@cpet.ufl.edu
Gator Vet Camp July Grades 10-12 students@cpet.ufl.edu
Gencyber – Cybersecurity Camp July High school students students@cpet.ufl.edu
Global Health Institute June Grades 11-12 Virtual students@cpet.ufl.edu
Jordan Glen School & Summer Camp June – July Pre-K through 8 grade 12425 SW 154th Street, Archer FL 32618. Jeremy Primosch jeremy@jordanglen.org 352-495-2728
Master Builder Camp 5-15 years 3536 NW 8th Ave. masterbuildercamp@gmail.com 352-339-5102
Oak Hall Summer Program May – July 3+ years 1700 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, 32607 Danielle Tripp dtripp@oakhall.org 352-332-3609 X 401
Student Science Training Program June – July Entering grade 12 students@cpet.ufl.edu
UF Entomology Field Camp June Grades 5-12 Steinmetz Hall Rebecca Baldwin baldwinr@ufl.edu 352-273-3974
UF Summer Media Institute June High school students Weimer Hall SMI@jou.ufl.edu
Haile Equestrian Excursion Camps June – July 7680 SW 46th Blvd info@haileequestrian.com 352-665-RIDE (7433)

Athletic/Equestrian

CAMP DATES AGES LOCATION CONTACT EMAIL PHONE
Archery Summer Camp March, June – August 7-17 years 24880 NW 16th Ave. Newberry, FL 32669 customerservicenewberry@esdf.org 352-472-2388
Canopy Oak Trails Horseback Riding May – August 6-16  years Susan Trammell TMMLL@aol.com 352-443-9456
Capoeira Clubhouse! All summer 501 SE 2nd Street Gainesville, FL 32601 Jasmine Arame jasmine@capoeiragainesville.com 786-357-7151
Cheerleading February – April In person and virtual
Dance Alive National Ballet presents a Ballet Intensive for pointe students June 3+ years 1325 NW 2nd Street Gainesville, FL  32601 Judy Skinner judy@dancealive.org 352-371-2986
Dance Alive National Ballet presents Summer Intensive #1 July Intermediate through advanced students 1325 NW 2nd Street Gainesville, FL  32601 Judy Skinner judy@dancealive.org 352-371-2986
Dance Alive National Ballet presents Summer Intensive #2 July Intermediate through advanced students 1325 NW 2nd Street Gainesville, FL  32601 Judy Skinner judy@dancealive.org 352-371-2986
Gator Baseball July
Gator Swim Camps June 8-18 years UF Campus ervag@gators.ufl.edu 352-375-4683 X 4545
Gymnastics High Performance Camps July Ages 8 through high school seniors
Haile Equestrian Excursion Camps June – July 7680 SW 46th Blvd info@haileequestrian.com 352-665-RIDE (7433)
Horseback Riding Camps March, June – July 7-15 years Pony Paddock at Dragon’s Lair Molly Cobb ponypaddock704@gmail.com 386-853-0615
Jordan Glen School & Summer Camp June – July Pre-K through 8 grade 12425 SW 154th Street, Archer FL 32618 Jeremy Primosch jeremy@jordanglen.org 352-495-2728
KidStrong February, March, May – August 3 – 8 years
6020 NM 4 PI Suite G, Gainesville, FL, 32607
gainesville@kidstrong.com 352-244-9818
Lacrosse June, August, December
Oak Hall Summer Program May – July 3+ years 1700 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, 32607 Danielle Tripp dtripp@oakhall.org 352-332-3609 X 401
OKITO AMERICA 3+ years 6900 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608 www.okitoamerica.com/contact-us 352-338-7262
Play Tennis Gainesville 2022 Junior Summer Camp May – July 6-14 years Joyce Oransky Tennis Center, Westside Park Christopher Champion champion@ustaflorida.com 352-559-8860
Pofahl Summer Classes June – July Pre-ballet through advanced, adult classes 1325 NW 2nd Street Gainesville, FL  32601 Judy Skinner judy@dancealive.org 352-371-2986
Softball summer camps June – July Brittany Souilliard BrittanyS@gators.ufl.edu 352-692-6242
Soccer April Grades 9-12 Donald R. Dizney Stadium SoccerCamps@gators.ufl.edu 352-692-6200 X 5559
Summer Golf Camp June 11-18 years jcd@gators.ufl.edu 352-692-6150
Sun Country Sports Center – Camp Sunny May – August Kindergarten to rising 6 graders Sun Country Sports West Location  Tessa Cook camp@suncountrysports.com 352-331-8773
UF Volleyball Camp June – July VolleyballCamp@gators.ufl.edu
Youth Summer Morning Camp July Grades 2-5 Florida Ballpark BuddyM@gators.ufl.edu

Fine Arts

CAMP DATES AGES LOCATION CONTACT EMAIL PHONE
Cade Camps March, June – July Rising 1 to 6 grades 811 South Main Street Amanda Bernavil abernavil@cademuseum.org 352-371-8001 x 1103
Do Art with Yopp! 5+ years Thornebrook Village, Suite 25-A 352-377-6483
Gatorland Band Camp June Grades 7-12 ufbands@gmail.com
Hippodrome’s Spring Break Camp March Teens and up Hippodrome Gabrielle Byam gabby@thehipp.org
Hippodrome’s Summer Camp 2022 June – July 8-17 years Hippodrome Gabrielle Byam gabby@thehipp.org
Instrumental Studio Camp June Grades 7-12 ufbands@gmail.com
International Piano Festival June 13+ years Jasmin Arakawa jarakawa@ufl.edu 352-273-3183
Music in Motion Marching Band Camp – Auxiliaries, Drum Lines, Drum Majors, Student Leaders July Grades 9-12 ufbands@gmail.com
Summer Band at Fort Clarke June Grades 6-8 Everett McConn mcconnwe@sbac.edu
Traveling Art Camp for Kids June – August Grades 1-3 1717-A NE 9th St., Gainesville, FL 32609 jen@travelingartcamp.com 858-693-7303
“We the People” Pop-Up Theater July – August 10-18 years Hippodrome Theatre wethepeopletheater@gmail.com 352-363-1294

General

CAMP DATES AGES LOCATION CONTACT EMAIL PHONE
Adventures in Play Summer Day Camps Based on SBAC School Calendar when 2021-22 year ends and 2022-23 year begins Grades 1-8 Multiple rec@cityofgainesville.org 352-334-5067
Camp Good News March – August 5 – 12 years 120 Twin Lakes Road, Hawthorne, Florida 32640 Stephanie Wahab 352-481-3550
City of Gainesville Spring Break Camps March Albert Massey Recreation Center and Eastside Community Center 352-334-5067 rec@cityofgainesville.org 352-334-5067
Fear Facers Camp Juen, July Kanapaha Veterans Memorial Park Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders 352-265-4623
Gainesville Country Day School May – July Rising kindergarteners through 6 grade 352-332-7783 | 352-332-9032
Girl’s Place Summer Day Camp June – August 5-14 years 2101 NW 39th Ave. Gainesville Lynn Little Lynn@girlsplace.net 352-373-4475
Jordan Glen School & Summer Camp June – July Pre-K through 8 grade 12425 SW 154th Street, Archer FL 32618. Jeremy Primosch jeremy@jordanglen.org 352-495-2728
Kiddie Academy “CampVentures” Summer Camp 5-12 years 6476 SW 75th St, Gainesville, FL 352-264-7724
La Petite Academy of Gainesville 5+ years 2755 Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 352-371-0720
Millhopper Montessori School Ages 2 to 8 grade 8505 NW 39th Ave., Gainesville, FL 32606 mmschool@millhopper.com 352-375-6773
Montgomery Center Summer Camp  88 SE 75th St, Starke, FL 32091 Office@Momtgomerycenter.org 352-483-4516
O2b Summer Camp  www.o2bkids.com/company-overview/contact-us/
Oak Hall Summer Program May – July 3+ years 1700 SW 75th Street, Gainesville, 32607 Danielle Tripp dtripp@oakhall.org 352-332-3609 X 401
Queen of Peace Academy Camp June – July Pre-K through 5 grade 352-448-4557
Service Learning & Leadership Program June – July Rising 9-12 graders

Outdoor

CAMP DATES AGES LOCATION CONTACT EMAIL PHONE
Aquatics Leadership Camp Based on SBAC School Calendar when 2021-22 year ends and 2022-23 year begins 11-14 years H. Spurgeon Cherry Pool Scott Chase chasesa@cityofgainesville.org 352-334-5067
Archery Summer Camp March, June – August 7-17 years 24880 NW 16th Ave. Newberry, FL 32669 customerservicenewberry@esdf.org 352-472-2388
Camp Crystal June – July Grades 2-9 Starke crystal@gm.sbac.edu 855-651-2267
Camp Kulaqua June 7-17 years High Springs Summer Camp Professional summercamp@campkulaqua.com 386-454-1351
Camp Shands – Scouts BSA Summer Camp June – July Hawthorne camp.shands@scouting.org 904-388-0591
Dream Oaks Camp 16110 Dream Oaks Place www.foundationfordreams.org/contact-us/ 941-746-5659
Earth Academy Day Camp June – August Grades 1-6 Morningside Nature Center earthacademy@cityofgainesville.org 352-393-8240
Earth Immersion SCUBA Summer Camp for Teens June – August 13-17 years 180th Street, Live Oak, FL Scott Davenport info@earthimmersion.com 352-641-0350
Haile Equestrian Excursion Camps June – July 7680 SW 46th Blvd info@haileequestrian.com 352-665-RIDE (7433)
Lacrosse June, August, December
Ocala Outdoor Adventure Camp June – July 8 – 17 years 7325 NE 170th Ave, Silver Springs, FL 34488 352-625-2804
Play Tennis Gainesville 2022 Junior Summer Camp May – July 6-14 years Joyce Oransky Tennis Center, Westside Park Christopher Champion champion@ustaflorida.com 352-559-8860
Softball summer camps June – July Brittany Souilliard BrittanyS@gators.ufl.edu 352-692-6242
Soccer April Grades 9-12 Donald R. Dizney Stadium SoccerCamps@gators.ufl.edu 352-692-6200 X 5559
Summer Golf Camp June 11-18 years jcd@gators.ufl.edu 352-692-6150
UF/IFAS 4-H Camp Cloverleaf  June – July 6-16 years Lake Placid, FL cloverleaf4-h@ufl.edu 863-465-4884
UF/IFAS 4-H Camp Timpoochee June – July 6-16 years Niceville, FL timpoochee4h@ifas.ufl.edu 850-897-2224
Youth Summer Morning Camp July Grades 2-5 Florida Ballpark BuddyM@gators.ufl.edu