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NYC Parks Summer Camps

 
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Bronx: Debra Edwards, (718) 430-1847 | Brooklyn: Benjamin Campbell, (718) 965-8942 | Manhattan: Christina Luna, (212) 408-0243
Queens: Stephanie Joseph, (718) 393-7370 | Staten Island: Dana Vitolo, (718) 816-6172
 
The NYC Parks Summer Day Camp program offers children ages 6 to 13 a wide array of activities for a fun summer. Campers engage in sports, fitness, and outdoor adventures while taking part in many of New York City’s rich cultural and educational opportunities. NYC Parks follows all State, City and CDC Requirements. As part of this practice Daily Health Screenings are required of staff and participants.
 
 
Eligibility
All children from ages 6-13 NYC residents.
 
Activities
– Canoeing and fishing with the Urban Park Rangers
– Tennis and golf hosted by City Parks Foundation
– Learn to Swim classes with Aquatics instructors
– Fun STEAM programs (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics). Specific activities, dates, and trip destinations will depend upon the camp location.
When: Tuesday, July 6 – Friday, August 20, 2021
Where: Camp locations in all boroughs. Check them out on this link.
Cost: $25 per-child registration fee.
 
How to Apply
The program is extremely popular and registration is conducted through a lottery. Registration dates took place from Friday, May 21 to Sunday, May 30, 2021. Note: If planning to entering the lottery in 2022, check this link in Spring 2022. Keep in mind that entering earlier will not increase your chances of getting in. If you’ve been chosen by the lottery, you will receive these instructions by email.
 
Learn more at nycgovparks.org/summercamp/applying
 
Updated on July 29, 2021