North Atlanta Guide to Summer Camps

Megan Balderston  |  April 18, 2022

Are you ready for summer? Because I know I am! However, as a busy working mom of three, knowing that summer is just around the corner brings with it the extra anxiety of “how in the world will I keep my kids busy all summer long?!” Finding a camp that will foster your child’s interests, while also being fun, engaging, and a great friendship-building environment can be tricky. It’s also nearly impossible to find the time to research all the different camps throughout Milton, Roswell, Cumming, and Alpharetta. Luckily for you, the Brad Poole Group has done the dirty work for you! Below you will find some of our top recommended summer camps in North Atlanta by category. Take a look and get those kiddos signed up so you can finally sit back, relax, and enjoy all that this summer has to offer!

 

ART

AR Workshop (Milton): Hands on crafting for projects such as tote bags, canvas, string art, tie dye and more! Website Link- AR Workshop

  • Dates: Sessions June-August, M-Th, hours vary 
  • Price: $210

 

Art Barn (Milton): Campers will help with farm chores such as gathering farm fresh eggs, feeding, and brushing the animals. Each day features different animals as inspiration for the art projects. Website Link- Art Barn

  • Dates: June-July
  • Price: $385/wk

 

TECHNOLOGY & EDUCATION

Code Ninjas (Milton): Children can enjoy programs such as coding video games, cartoons, and how to become a YouTuber! Website Link- Code Ninjas

  • Dates: June-August, tImes vary
  • Price: $249

 

SPORTS

Skyzone Skycamp (Roswell):  Sky Camp activities include open trampoline jumping, Dodgeball, age-appropriate fitness, games, activities and crafts. Website Link- Skycamp

  • Dates: June-August, full and half days (8:30-12:30 or 3pm)
  • Price: $220/week full day program; $165/wk half day 

 

Mind Body Sports (Alpharetta- At the Fulton Science Academy): Campers enjoy soccer, basketball, flag football, volleyball, karate, dance, and tumbling combined with educational activities such as science experiments, lego building, crafts, and more!

Website Link- Mind Body Sports Camp 

  • Dates: May 31st thru July 29th, 9am-3pm with extended hours
  • Price: Approximately $219/wk

 

Movement Karate (Cumming): Basic karate mixed with a variety of movement activities to keep the kids moving and engaged, no experience required.Website Link- Karate Camp

  • Dates: All summer, 9am-3pm *with extended hours available 
  • Price: $200/wk

 

OUTDOORS & NATURE

Camp Kingfisher (Roswell- at the Chattahoochee Nature Center): Includes traditional camp programs such as hiking, canoeing, and swimming combined with activities and themes to encourage personal growth and teamwork. Website Link- Camp Kingfisher 

  • Dates: May-August; 9am-4pm
  • Price: Varies according to age and program, see website for more details 

 

Camp Arrowhead (Milton): Faith based-camp mixed with fun and adventure. It includes the highest and longest zip line in the area! Website Link- Camp Arrowhead

  • Dates: May-July, 8:30am-3pm *with extended hours available 
  • Price: $225/wk

 

ANIMALS

Equestrian Reserve (Alpharetta): Teaches riding basics and equestrian care combined with games and arts and crafts.  Website Link- Equestrian Camp

  • Dates: May 31-July 21, times vary
  • Price: Varies, see website for more details 

 

MUSIC/THE ARTS

Bach to Rock (Alpharetta): Camps geared towards rock band, glee club, beat making, recording, and more! Website Link- Bach to Rock

  • Dates: May-Aug, Times vary 
  • Price: ~ $340-425/wk; Varies depending on program, see website for more details

 

Forsyth Academy of Performing Arts (Cumming): Includes theatrical productions such as  Snow White, The Descendants, and Disney Dreams  Website Link- FAPA Camp

  • Dates: June-July, 10am-4pm
  • Price: $345/wk

 

*OTHERS TO CHECK OUT


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