How to find Art day camps

  1. Use our search filters and choose Category = Arts. Choose the Sub-categories you like.

  2. Enter your child's age and rising grade.

  3. Narrow by location, date, and times as desired.

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Visual Art Camps

Not just about drawing and painting. You may learn printmaking, make a book, create cartoons, or build sculptures. Messy Art is quite popular and is the perfect "not-in-my-house activity" for summer camp.

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With Cornelius PARC you can take cartooning, mixed media, drawing and painting.

Davidson Day offers STEAM camps and pop art.

The Town of Davidson takes you on an Around the World Art Tour and does Mixed Media with an NC Twist.

Discovery Place Kids and the YMCA also host art camps.


Browse all Charlotte Visual Art Camps


Crafting Camps

This is a hodge-podge category with a lot of unique options.

Cornelius PARC has Fun with Fabrics, Jewelry Galore, and Printing & Stamping Boutique.

At Davidson Day you can build models, and  Latta Plantation teaches historical pioneer crafts.

Pine Lake Prep offers Nature Crafts and the Town of Davidson has multiple DIY sessions.

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Film & Photography Camps


Two specialty options here:

3D Computer Modeling and Animation at Pine Lake Prep and Flight & Aerial Photography at Davidson Day.


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Dance Camps

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GCAPA has tons of movie-themed camps for the younger set: Trolls, Leap, Descendants, and more.

The YMCA offers dance camp, and so does LKN Gym Academy.


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Drama Camps

thespian masksBe a Broadway Kid or participate in Fairy Tale Theater at GCAPA.

Cornelius PARC has Comedy and Improv and Improvised Shakespeare.

For musical theatre look at Pine Lake Prep and Davidson Community Players (sign up through the Town of Davidson).

The YMCA also offers drama camps.


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Music Camps

music notesPlay in a rock band at Bach to Rock and The School of Rock studios.

Huntersville Presbyterian Preschool has a Music, Motion & Masterpieces camp.

Pine Lake Prep offers PLP's Got Talent and a general music camp.


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Camp Provider Websites

Art BUZZ Kids

Bach to Rock

Cornelius PARC

Davidson Day School

Discovery Place Kids


Huntersville Presbyterian Preschool

Lake Norman YMCA

Latta Plantation

LKN Gym Academy

Pine Lake Preparatory

Sally's YMCA

School of Rock Cornelius

The Children's Schoolhouse

Town of Davidson