Is your budding Picasso looking for a little inspiration this summer? Do you have a ballerina in the making on your hands? Maybe the next Spielberg lives in your home? Find a camp that fits your needs (and theirs) with our Arts Camp listings.
Arts Camps in Huntsville & North Alabama
This post was updated on March 19, 2023. We will make continuous updates as we receive information from the camps.
Huntsville Museum of Art Museum Academy
Dates: June & July 2023
SUMMER STUDIO ARTWORKS! CREATE • EXPLORE • DISCOVER – Looking for something fun and creative to do this summer? Join us for STUDIO ARTWORKS by taking a class or half-day camp! All materials provided for the children’s camps and classes.
The Huntsville Museum of Art Academy has offered creative and engaging hands-on art classes for over 40 years. The Academy’s programs are held in two studios in the Museum overlooking Big Spring Park. Explore your creative side with art classes at the Museum Academy. The Academy offers workshops and classes in a variety of media year-round. Find something to suit your interests whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist.
Camps and classes are taught by experienced instructors and teaching artists who use the Museum – working in the studios to the galleries – as an expanded classroom. Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity! ALL CAMP AND CLASS GRADE LEVELS ARE COMPLETED THIS SCHOOL YEAR.
Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theatre
Price(s): $150 – 525
Dates: Summer 2023
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Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theatre is excited to offer summer camp programs that include Full Day and Half Day camps as well as Performance Showcases! FPCTA are made up of qualified teaching artists who are professionals in their fields. The academy is committed to providing high quality theatre arts education to students. Our goal is to help students develop their Bodies, Voices, Minds and Imaginations to enable them to flourish and grow, both as artists and people. We hope to enrich the life of your child with the arts and foster their creativity throughout the summer. Summer is the best time for forming friendships, exploring plays, and growing as an artist.
Rocket City Magic Camp
Dates: July 19-22, 2023
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Rocket City Magic Camp focuses on building self-confidence, better communication skills, and growing empathy through learning really cool magic. The kids also get to take home extremely high quality magic tricks. Our curriculum, videos, file folders are all created by the award winning Discover Magic Program. Classes are being presented and taught by World Famous Magician Steve Trash. Have fun. Laugh a lot. Learn Magic from a Master!
Messiah Music Camp
Price(s): $100/week (discounts for siblings)
Dates: June 5 – 11, 2023
Ages: Grades K-9
Give your child a love for music and drama at Messiah Music Camp. The week-long day camp at Messiah Lutheran Church of Madison, AL runs Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. for children grades K through 9 and features mornings filled with rehearsing songs from the musical with professional educators, snacks, crafts, and games. Afternoon activities for campers include roller-skating, bowling, and more.
This year’s campers will present the musical, Sam, the Shams, and the Shepherd King. The original musical tells the story of how the child Samuel learns of God’s purposes and promises, and serves the Lord as judge and prophet ushering the way for Israel’s greatest king, David and his promised descendant, Jesus.
Campers’ family and friends are invited to attend the musical when it is presented on Sunday morning, June 11. The dress rehearsal is June 10. Cost for the first child is $100. Family plans: $80 second child, $60 third child, etc.Cost also includes a
t-shirt. Lunches are brought from home.
For Art’s Sake Summer ARTventure Camp
Price(s): $45(per-day) $225/wk (full day)
Dates: May 29 – July 28, 2023
Ages: 4-6 & 6-13
For Art’s Sake Summer ARTventure Camp offers children ages 6-13 a chance to explore their inner artist! Each week our art activities will center around a different exciting theme. Campers will have the opportunity to work with a range of mediums including painting, drawing and 3D materials. Take home a unique artwork each day! Sign up for as many individual days as you would like or a whole week at a time! Each camp takes place from 9am – 2pm. We also have a Mini Camp for Mini Artists taking place July 5 – July 7. It is a fun-filled three-day camp for your 4 – 6 year-old artists in the making! Registration and more information online at www.forartssakemadison.com
More Arts Camps…
Adonai School of Ballet Summer Camps – More Details
Denise Onwere Art Camps – View Website
Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theatre – View Website
For Art’s Sake – View Website
Huntsville Drumline Summer Drum Camp – View Website
Irish Dance Camp – View Website
Madison Academy Summer Champs – View Website
Randolph Arts Camp – View Website
Summer Showoffs – View Website
West Main Summer Dance Camps – View Website
Wine & Design Art Buzz Kids Camp – View Details
Valley Conservatory – View Website
This guide will be updated frequently so check back for new camps added each week! And don’t forget to check out the other camps listed in our 2023 SUMMER CAMP GUIDE including: