17 Fun Summer Camp Activities

Summer is a season of adventure and discovery, a time when children break free from the confines of classrooms to bask in the warmth of sunny days and engage in new experiences. For many, summer camp is a cherished tradition, offering an array of activities that not only entertain but also enrich and educate.

Whether it’s exploring the great outdoors, engaging in creative arts, or participating in sports, summer camp provides a unique platform for children to develop skills, build friendships, and create memories that last a lifetime.

In this article, we delve into the vast array of summer camp activities that cater to diverse interests and age groups. Our comprehensive list aims to help parents and camp organizers find the perfect blend of fun and learning. Prepare to inspire and be inspired, as we explore the top summer camp activities that promise an unforgettable summer for every young adventurer.

Summer Camp Activities

17. Curled Paper Ant Craft

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16. Sponge Toss Water Activity

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15. Marshmallow Shooter

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14. Ice Cream in a Bag


13. Sponge Darts

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12. Sidewalk Chalk Paint

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11. Painted Pet Rocks

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10. Black Glue Bugs Suncatchers

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9. Simple Color Scavenger Hunt

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8. Classic Coffee Filter Butterflies

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7. Camping Lantern Craft


6. Laundry Basket Skee Ball

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5. Stained Glass Art

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4. DIY Puffy Paint

Dried Puffy Paint

3. Cloud Dough

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2. Frozen Dinosaur Eggs


1. Bubble Art Activity

Bubble Art