2016 summer camp sign-ups still available

Posted at 8:40 AM, Apr 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-28 16:09:34-04

If you still need to find summer plans for your kids, don’t worry! There are many Tampa Bay camps with spots still available.

Check out the YMCA camps. The cost varies significantly depending on the type of camp they sign up for and whether they are YMCA members or not. Camps can be as low as $100 per week or as high as $190 per week.


For less expensive options, check out city camps. The City of Tampa, City of St. Petersburg and City of Clearwater all have spaces still available.

The City of Tampa has about 4,000 spaces still available and cost can be as low as $80 per week for traditional day camp. Scholarships are also still available.


In Clearwater, summer camps begin June 13 for children in grades 1 to 8. Campers enjoy days full of activities such as sports, games, field trips, crafts and more. Each week, children learn about positive character traits through group discussions, games, activities and positive role models.

Camp prices start as low as $75 per week, and supervision is provided from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fees include field trips. Camp registration is underway, and scholarships are available to those who qualify. Visit for more information.

To find out more about the City of St. Petersburg camps, visit

For a summer dedicated to the arts, check out the Carrollwood Cultural Center. They offer a four-pronged arts camp that varies in price by age.

  • Age 4 and 5 - Center members $135 per week, non-members $165 per week
  • Age 6 through 12 - Members $185 per week, non-members $215 per week

You will receive 15 percent off if you register by April 29. Starting May 1, registering multiple kids per family will get you a 10 percent discount.

To flex your children’s minds this summer, HCC Kids College and Teen Camp still has space available.

Prices range from $90 per week to $289 per week. Full day of camp averages $160 per week.

General Camp Information:

  • Camps start Monday, June 13th – Friday, Aug. 5
  • Youth & Teen camps available (1st – 10th grade)
  • Youth camps are full-week camps, with an option to attend half days of full days.
  • Teen camps are mostly 2-week camps; with a few one week camps.


  • 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. full day
  • 9 a.m – 12 p.m. ½ day
  • 1 pm – 4 p.m. ½ day

Extended care is available each day.

  • AM (7:30 – 8:30) is $15 per week
  • PM (4:30 – 5:30) is 15 per week


  • Employee Discounts
  • Multi Sibling
  • Multi Camp

To get a deal for this summer at HCC, head out to their open house:

  • Saturday, May 21, 2016
  • Brandon Campus
  • 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

BOGO deal----buy one full day camp at regular price, get the second camp ½ off.