Looking for fun things for the kids to do this summer break in the Myrtle Beach area? Check out our official guide to summer camp on the Grand Strand. You can choose from outdoor sports, to theater to music and more.
We will keep updating as we hear of more.
Horry County Parks and Recs offers summer camps up and down the Strand from the North Strand to the South Strand including Carolina Forest and C.B. Berry Center.
North Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach Aquatic & Fitness Center will run 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. These weeks will be fun filled with swimming, games in the gym, art and crafts, speakers, movies, and much more! Sneakers, swimsuits, and towels are required for participation in all camps. Bring your own snacks and lunch.
Bass Pro Shops is offering several camp options for the whole family from the end of June through the end of July featuring crafts, workshops, activities and more.
Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum offers three-day KidsArt Summer camps for children to explore the art in the galleries and discover a variety of mediums in the bright and inviting art studio. In lieu of Saturday classes, the Art Museum offers Summer Camps for children ages 5-7 and 8-12 in June and July inspired by our summer exhibition. In each three-day camp, children will tour the current exhibition and create a work of art inspired by the exhibiting artist’s work.
Ripley’s Aquarium offers a wide variety of camp programs, ranging from half-day programs to overnight and even week-long camps! All camps include educational opportunities and tons of fun for participants! They fill up quickly and space is limited, early registration is recommended. Registration begins Monday, March 27th. Call:843-916-0888 ext.3226
Calvary Summer Day Camp offers several safe programs. Several of the teachers stay on through the summer to offer a camp that cannot be beat. They offer hot lunches daily, academic review, games inside and outside, Legos, movies, crafts, water park, and more!
Group Travel Odyssey at Calvin Gilmore Theatre Direct from New York, this 5-day summer theatre intensive will be held at the Calvin Gilmore Theatre. The Broadway Workshop campers will perform a pre-show to ‘Time Warp’, the all new show in Gilmore’s well-known Good Vibrations series! Broadway Workshop offers young actors of multiple experience levels the opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of musical theater. Students will take classes in singing, dancing, acting, stagecraft, and more while learning and rehearsing ensemble-based Broadway musical numbers for a final showcase performance for friends and family on ‘The Carolina Opry’ stage.
Myrtle Beach Riptides Summer Swim Team To join the Myrtle Beach Riptides swim team, a swimmer must be at least 6 years of age and complete a swimmer evaluation with a member of the Myrtle Beach Riptides coaching staff. Call 843-222-7105 to schedule an assessment.
“Camp Cool Out” at Mary C. Canty Recreation Center, 971 Canal Street and “Camp Friendship” at Pepper Geddings start the first Monday after the end of the regular school year. The nine week summer camp program is 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
YMCA summer fun camps. Enroll your child into great summer fun, including swim time, arts and crafts, sports, gym time, science, literacy, bowling, kids Zumba class, yoga and more. 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.at Claire Chapin Epps Family YMCA in Myrtle Beach from June 10- Aug 16. Call 449-9622.
Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand – to be updated
Myrtle Beach School of Performing Arts summer program -to be updated
Character Company Weekly Themed summer camp will run Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and will include games, a snack, free play in the bounce houses.
King’s Kids Summer Camp (Beach Family Worship Center) is a safe and fun place for children to spend 10 weeks making new friends, having a ton of fun, and learning about and growing in God. Our loving staff take excellent care of your children and ensure they have a summer to remember! Activities have included Wild Water & Wheels twice a week, WonderWorks, Fun Warehouse, Waccatee Zoo, Alligator Adventure, Surfside Bowling, Mirror Maze, Broadway at the Beach, Mini Golf and more!! On days we stay on campus the local Police and Fire departments pay the campers visits as well as the Coast Guard, Karate World and the Bomb Squad! Campers will experience new things every day and grow in God while having fun!
Palmetto Pre-school Camp Discover at 3021 Fred Nash Blvd. This camp is for children graduating kindergarten through 12 years old. Each child will get a waterpark season pass, weekly trips and one camp t-shirt. Lunch and a snack are provided daily. Begins June 5 – August 18th from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. For more information and to register, call 843-293-1725.
Title Boxing Club Kid Boxing/ Fitness Camp with weekly Programs offered- Ages 5-15 during the weeks of: June12th ,June26th, July10th, July24th. Monday-Friday 10:30 am-11:30am. Our get fit not hit coaching emphasizes mental and physical strength through a nocontact boxing based fitness program.
The Grande Dunes Tennis Club offers Junior Tennis/Activity Camp, which is for beginner and intermediate players ages 4-10 (red and orange ball) is Monday-Thursday 8:00am – 11:00am and will consist of 1.5 hours of tennis followed by crafts, field games, snack time and much more!! Thursdays are Wet Water Thursdays, where campers get wet after tennis with slip-n-slides, water balloons and more. Late pick up is available. All your child needs to bring is a water bottle and tennis racquet if they have one. If not, we have racquets we will provide.
We also offer Advanced/Tournament Players Summer Training Sessions for 10U and 12U green ball, 12-18 yellow ball and college players. For more information on camps, visit our website at www.grandedunestennis.com or call 843-449-4486 or email [email protected]
Coastal Carolina University offers a variety of summer camp programs, including sports, academic and arts camps. All of our camps seek to engage campers with interactive learning experiences while providing a fun, rewarding and safe experience for all. A diverse group of camps counselors from the Coastal Carolina University community is dedicated to giving each camper a summer to remember. Every effort will be made to assist any campers with special needs; it is the policy of Coastal Carolina University to make reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities.
Conway Parks and Recreation offers weekly themed camps for ages 5-12, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Coastal Youth Theatre at Theatre of the Republic – to be updated
Mad Science Summer Camps offer a daily combination of in-class discovery and exploration, outdoor games and physical activities, and hands-on applications of the scientific principles presented. Your child will be able to touch, see, hear, smell and taste what science is really all about. Campers create, build and assemble a variety of take-home projects while exploring how science affects the world around us. (843) 651-7505
Camp Brookgreen provides one-week activities with an emphasis on connections to the natural world, animals, and art. Summer fun and educational enrichment at Brookgreen Gardens include hands-on activities, zoo and garden exploration, live animal encounters, crafts, games, stories, projects and more for rising K-12th graders. Call 843-235-6049 for more information or click the link above.