It’s that time again! Registration has started for many Memphis Summer Camps. The Lumiere Team has been searching the internet to gather as much information about Memphis Summer Camps as possible and put them into one list. We have found sports camps, educational camps, theater camps, specialty camps, and just your everyday camp to care for the kids while the parents are at work. We will update as we learn of more, so please check back.

Traditional and Specialty Summer Camps

The kids may be out of school but most of us still have to work through the summer.  Thank goodness there are so many options for daily camps to provide a safe place or the kids to have fun and socialize.

We hope this list will give you some good options.

Bartlett Singleton Community Center

7266 3rd Road, Bartlett, TN 38135, (901) 385-5593

Camp Singleton provides a Summer Camp for all ages. They have a camp for ages 5-12 with registration currently open.  They also have a Teen Camp with registration opening on March 2nd. These camps have daily, weekly, and full summer rates. Click here for more info.

Christ Church-Bartlett 

5955 Yale Rd, Bartlett, TN 38134, (901) 202-5582

This camp starts the day after Memorial Day and ends the Friday before public schools start. Not only have great areas with age appropriate activities for all ages but they have an on-site in-ground salt water pool and they schedule a field trip every week for the kids. Click here for more info.

Christ Church-Arlington

11900 HWY 70, Arlington, TN 38002, (901) 867-5186

Starting the day after Memorial Day and ends the Friday before public schools start. Weekly field trips are something for the kids to look forward to. Click here for more info.

YMCA Summer Camps

Locations throughout the Memphis and the Mid-South, (901) 766-7677, Option 2

Registration is now open for these summer camps. YMCA provides options for ages 5-14 yr olds. “High-5 Camp” is for 5 years old that have not completed Kindergarten. “Traditional Day Camp” is for 5-12 years old, entering 1st-6th grade. “Movin’ On Teen Camp” for 11-14 years old, entering 6th-8th grade. “S.T.E.A.M. Camp” for 5-12 years old, 1st-6th grades. Click here for more info.

MJCC Summer Camps

6560 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38138, (901) 761-0810

The MJCC has several traditional and specialty camps for kids entering Kindergarten to teens that are entering 12th grade. Registration is open now. Click here for more info.

BRC Sizzlin’ Summer Camp

7700 Flaherty Place, Bartlett, TN 38133, (901) 385-6470

The Bartlett Recreation Center offers a summer camp with daily or weekly options. This camp is open to kids, ages 6-12. Registration will begins April 1, 2020. Click here for more info.

ID Tech Camps

Multiple Nationwide Locations, (901) 871-3700

A tech summer camp for kids, ages 7-18. University of Memphis is the local campus for our area. Day and overnight camp are available. Registration is open and scholarships may be available. Click here for more info.

Camp Invention

Multiple School Locations, (800) 968-4332

STEM concepts come to life! This camp has multiple locations throughout the 901 area. It is for children entering grades K-6th. It is from June 1st-5th, 9:00 AM-3:30 PM. Registration is open. Click here for more info.


Outdoor and Nature Camps

Memphis is a big city but there are several opportunities for kids to get positive and exciting outdoor activities. With locations like Shelby Farms, Memphis Botanic Gardens and other great places, we are able to enjoy beautiful nature experiences.

Below are several Memphis summer camps that offer nature and outdoor activities.

Mudd Camp

4577 Billy Maher, Bartlett, TN 38135, (901) 377-9284

This great camp is 5 weeks of outdoor fun for rising 1st graders to 6th graders. Kids get a chance to zip line, fish, hike, and many other exciting outdoor activities. Registration is open now. Click here for more info.

Shelby Farms Park Camps

6903 Great View Drive North, Memphis, TN 38134, (901) 222-7275

Shelby Farms Park offers so much for Memphis, including summer camps for ages 6-12. Kids attending this camp get to participate in archery, nature hikes, art, fitness, and more! Registration is open now. Click here for more info.

Memphis Zoo Summer Camps

2000 Prentiss Place, Memphis, TN 38112, (901) 333-6576

No day is the same at the Memphis Zoo. Kids from Junior-K to 8th grade can have a week long camp experience at the zoo.Registration is open now.  Click here for more info.

Memphis Botanic Gardens Summer Camps

750 Cherry Road, Memphis, TN 38117, (901) 636-4126

The beautiful Memphis Botanic Gardens provides week-long days camps for kids aged 4-15. Dates and times vary depending on the camp. Registration is open now. Click here for more info.


More Summer Camps…

No matter if you live in Bartlett, Lakeland, or Arlington, or anywhere else in the 901, the Memphis Summer Camps are available to you.

If you are interested in sports camps, click here.

If you are interested in music, art, or theater camps, click here.

Please let us know if you have another summer camp that we should add to our list.  We will update continuously as we come across them, so check back!

Happy Summer!


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