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Summer will be here before you know it, and if you’re looking for some great ways to keep your child engaged in a safe, friendly, and enriching environment, then StyleBlueprint’s Summer Camp Guide has some great options.


School of Nashville Ballet Summer Camps

Address: 3630 Redmon Street, Nashville, TN 37209 • (615) 297-2966 ext. 910 or [email protected]
Dates: May 30 – July 28, 2023
Cost: Varies
Ages: 4-8 years
Religious affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE.

Help your young artist strengthen the scope of their imagination at School of Nashville Ballet this summer! Designed to foster creative development through physical activity, their half-day summer camps are the perfect place to let your little one roam, imagine, and play! Each program helps children gain an appreciation for the arts by learning and acting out each ballet’s story, practicing choreography, creating crafts, watching video performances of Nashville Ballet productions, and experiencing their own ballet classes!

Nashville Ballet School Half Day Camp

School of Nashville Ballet offers half-day camps for boys and girls ages 4-8. Image: Nashville Ballet / Tim Broekema

Watkins Young Artists Programs

Address: 1900 Belmont Blvd. Nashville, TN 37212 • (615) 460-8625 or [email protected]
Dates: May 29 – June 9, 2023

Cost: $385 – $425
Ages: 6-14 years
Religious Affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE by May 15, 2023.

Watkins Young Artist Programs help kids and teens develop creatively as they cultivate artistic skills. Their programs are best known for an incredible teaching staff of artists, designers, and educators. Parents regularly comment on the quality of instruction, noting that they appreciate their dedication to hiring real art teachers who focus on allowing students to explore the creative process. Overall, they place a strong emphasis on problem-solving, designing, communicating, and creating. Classes are small (12 students) to provide individual attention.

Camps for younger artists are based on a weekly theme to provide a cohesive art show at the conclusion of camp. Last summer, the camps included a glow-in-the-dark gallery as part of their end-of-camp art shows, and Watkins is excited to expand this unique aspect of their program. (Campers also work on a giant, themed coloring book mural during pick-up time at the end of each day!)

three young art students drawing in class

Watkins Young Artists Programs offer kids and teens a chance to develop creatively. Image: Watkins Young Artists Program

Summer at White Brick Art Studio

Contact: (615) 943-0055 or [email protected]
Dates: June 12 – July 21, 2023

Cost: $300
Ages: 5-14 years
Religious Affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE.

Summer at White Brick Art Studio offers small, well-planned visual arts camps for artists ages 5-14. Each intensive session will be led by two certified art educators and will be limited to 12 students. Small groups allow for individual attention to each artist with a fun group dynamic. Camps are designed to nurture creativity and build artistic skills in fun and engaging ways.

White Brick Art Studio Camps

Summer at White Brick Art Studio offers small, well-planned visual arts camps for artists ages 5-13. Image: Grannis Photography


Adventure Science Center Camp

Address: 800 Ft. Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203 • (615) 401-5073 or [email protected]
Dates: May 29 – August 4, 2023
Cost: $385
Ages: Kindergarten through 6th grade
Religious affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE.

Adventure Science Center is gearing up for a creative, innovative, quirky, fun, and educational year of camps for kids in grades K-6th. Weekly sessions explore themes your children know and love while introducing STEAM concepts to ignite their curiosity. The science center inspires a life-long passion for learning and fosters an environment for creative problem solving, teamwork, and critical thinking through hands-on activities, exciting experiments, and scientific explorations. Children will emerge with new friends and a newfound passion for learning in action.

Weekly summer sessions run from May 29 to August 4 and explore themes from forensic investigation to wizarding worlds and paleontology. Sessions are filling fast, so learn more and register starting on January 17 by visiting adventuresci.org/camps. Let the adventure begin!

two young girls dissecting a specimen

Adventure Science Center summer camps invite campers to explore the world of science in a fun, safe atmosphere. Image: Adventure Science Center

Travellers Rest Historic House Museum Summer Camps

Address: 636 Farrell Parkway Nashville, Tennessee 37220 • (615) 832-8197 ext. 15 or [email protected]
Dates: May 30 – August 4, 2023
Cost: Varies
Ages: 7-16 years
Religious Affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE.

Travellers Rest Historic House Museum offers a variety of exciting and unique summer camps each year, where campers truly turn history into an adventure and enjoy the next best thing to traveling back in time. They offer a safe, fun, and exciting atmosphere for children ages 7 to 16 who find history, archaeology, storytelling, arts and crafts, and the great outdoors a blast to study and learn. All camps are located on the grounds of the oldest historic home open to the public in Nashville, Tennessee, and focus on a different historical era or theme from the almost 1000 years of history our site covers.

Their week-long day camps from the end of May to early August offer a low camper-to-counselor ratio with no more than 20 campers per session and no more than 35 campers on their spacious eight-acre property at one time. They also offer convenient early care and after-care hours for busy parents on the go. Staff members cherish the opportunity every year to inspire the next generation of historians, archaeologists, historical artisans, and storytellers. It is their mission that, through history and education, your children will emerge from camp with new friends and a greater love for the past!

children doing archaeology activity

Campers enjoy a hands-on archaeology activity — one of the many options available at Historic Travellers Rest Summer Camps! Image: Historic Travellers Rest

Tremont Summer Camp in the Smokies

Address: 9275 Tremont Road, Townsend, TN 37882 • (865) 448-6709 or [email protected]
Dates: June 12 – July 27, 2023
Cost: Varies
Ages: 4-17 years
Religious Affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE.

At Tremont’s summer camps, live and learn inside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Tremont offers summer learning experiences that foster an understanding of the beautiful Appalachian mountains and encourage a lifelong appreciation and stewardship of the environment. Campers will experience wonder, ask questions and have fun learning about nature — and themselves! From backpacking in the wilderness to learning about the secret haunts of salamanders, Tremont offers a variety of summer camp opportunities to serve different interests, abilities, and age groups, including camps for the whole family! Choose from Girls in Science, Backcountry Ecological Expedition, Wilderness Adventure Trek, Discovery Camp, Firefly Camp, Family Camp, and more!

three girls cross bridge in the woods

Tremont summer camps offer outdoor adventure for a variety of age groups and interests! Image: Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont


Battle Ground Academy Summer Camps

Address: 336 Ernest Rice Lane, Franklin, TN 37069 • (615) 567-9025 or [email protected]
Dates: May 30 – July 29, 2023
Cost: Varies
Ages: PreK4 through 12th grade
Religious affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE.

In the summer, Battle Ground Academy is home to a robust camp program for children ages four and up. With half- and full-day options available, our on-campus programming includes more than 40 camps, ranging from art and cheerleading to coding and soccer. Students can hone their skills in an athletic camp, enjoy a breadth of activities in Cannon Ball Day Camp, or explore new passions in our arts and enrichment programs – or DO IT ALL by participating in multiple sessions throughout the summer. Led by qualified faculty, staff, and coaches, BGA takes pride in creating a friendly, welcoming environment at their camps. Their mission to ignite and nurture student curiosity, intellect, and character shines through interactions with all campers, regardless of their “home” school.

blonde child with tennis racket

Battle Ground Academy summer camps are available for PreK4 through 12th grade. Image: BGA

Camp St. Cecilia

Address: 4210 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN 37205 • (615) 293-1625 or [email protected]
Dates: June 5 – June 30, 2023
Cost: $75 – $170
Ages: PreK4 through 12th grade
Religious affiliation: Catholic, but open to all
Registration: Register HERE by June 1, 2023.

Camp St. Cecilia is a summer program designed to give girls ages 4-17 an opportunity to have fun while learning. Campers experience St. Cecilia Academy’s academics, athletics, and fine arts programs while interacting with faculty, students, coaches, alumnae, and parents. The camps offer excellent instruction for girls by experienced instructors. Each girl attending Camp St. Cecilia will be exposed to skills in various areas to develop her academic and extracurricular interests further.

group of young girls in red tshirts

Camp St. Cecilia offers programs in academics, athletics, and fine arts. Image: St. Cecilia

Currey Ingram Academy Summer Programs

Address: 6544 Murray Lane, Brentwood TN 37027 • (615) 635-0245 or [email protected]
Dates: June 5 – July 15, 2023
Cost: Varies
Ages: Kindergarten through 8th grade
Religious affiliation: None
Registration: Register HERE.

Currey Ingram Academy Summer Camps are designed to bring out the best in their campers! No matter the camper’s experience level, they aim to encourage the participation of all campers in activities. Counselors are dedicated to inspiring campers to try new activities outside their comfort zones every day. Smaller camp sizes allow counselors and campers to get to know each other personally while keeping your children safe and providing a more individualized experience. Currey Ingram offers a camp that will excite and challenge campers with various interests.

young children at summer camp

Currey Ingram Academy Summer Camps offer full days of fun and meaningful experiences on an 83-acre campus featuring nature trails, a creek, sports fields, and creative indoor spaces. Image: Currey Ingram Academy

FRA Summer Camps

Address: 4700 Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN 37220 • (615) 369-4567 or [email protected]
Dates: June 5 – July 28, 2023
Cost: Varies
Ages: Pre-K3 through 12th grade
Religious affiliation: Christian
Registration: Register HERE.

FRA offers a variety of summer programs that nurture and develop students’ passions. Each summer, over 600 students from the greater Nashville area spend between one to six weeks on campus, enjoying thoughtful and engaging camp experiences for enrichment and fun. Whether you are looking for a sports camp, a full-day option for your preschooler, or an academic experience, they have something for everyone. Their goal is to deliver a positive and seamless experience for campers and their families.

summer camp kids playing football

FRA’s summer camps offer enriching experiences for boys and girls ages Pre-K3 through 12th grade. Image: FRA

Harding Academy Summer Camps

Address: 170 Windsor Drive, Nashville, TN 37205 • (615) 356-5510 or [email protected]
Dates: June 6 – July 25, 2023
Cost: $225
Ages: Pre-K through 8th grade
Religious affiliation: None
Registration: Register HERE.

Join Harding Academy for summer fun! They have programs for everyone grades PreK through eighth grade. Take on math in Math Blasters, learn to cook in Cooking Around the World, and enjoy the great outdoors in Around About Adventure. Harding offers both half-day and whole-day options. Morning programs run from 8:30-11:30 a.m.; afternoon sessions run from noon to 3 p.m.

two children in classroom setting

Campers at Harding Academy‘s summer programs can enjoy a variety of exciting activities. Image: Harding Academy

Harpeth Hall Camps

Address: 3801 Hobbs Road, Nashville, TN 37215 • (615) 301-9286 or [email protected]
Dates: May 30 – July 28, 2023
Cost: Varies
Ages: Pre-K through 8th grade, with special STEM Summer Institute opportunities for high school students
Religious affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE.

Whether it is serving a tennis ball or serving others, catching bugs or catching basketballs, building LEGOs or building business savvy, Harpeth Hall Summer Camps offer unforgettable experiences for girls in rising kindergarten through 8th grades. Registration is now open, and our most popular camps will fill up fast, so don’t delay.

Also not to be missed is Harpeth Hall’s premier research-based program STEM Summer Institute, which brings together girls in rising 6th through 12th grades from schools throughout the Nashville area to solve real-world problems as they design, build, and test their own prototype solutions. The two-week session runs from May 30 through June 9. Interested participants should apply online by visiting the Harpeth Hall summer camp registration page.

young girls playing chess

Harpeth Hall offers an exciting array of summer camps for girls. Image: Harpeth Hall

MBA Summer Programs

Address: 4001 Harding Road, Nashville, TN 37205 • (615) 369-5368 or [email protected]
Dates: May 30 – July 28, 2023
Cost: $75 – $450
Ages: Pre-K through 12th grade
Religious affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE.

MBA offers over 100 camps for boys and girls as young as four years old and up to 12th grade. MBA’s camps are well-attended with over 4,000 signups each summer. They offer many different sports-focused options along with fun enrichment camps with themes ranging from Legos and video game design to robotics. Middle school and high school campers can also choose from a variety of academic offerings!

MBA Summer Camp

MBA camps get kids’ minds and bodies moving. Image: Montgomery Bell Academy

Camp Overbrook at Overbrook Catholic School

Address: 4210 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN 37205 • (615) 292-5134 or [email protected]
Dates: TBA
Cost: TBA
Ages: 3 years – rising 1st grade
Religious affiliation: N/A
Registration: TBA

The Camp Overbook 3-year-old to Rising 1st Grade program provides a structured environment filled with summer fun. Days are designed with theme-based activities, including guest visitors, STEM projects, art, and imagination play. Overbrook is committed to personalized and engaging experiences, with small groups and exceptional staff. Set on 83 rolling acres in the heart of Nashville, Camp Overbook offers a myriad of fun and engaging outdoor activities for campers including taking care of sheep, chickens, and bunnies! They also have a family night cookout for parents and children to gather where families can connect, meet the counselors, and make new friends for life!

Camp Overbook in Nashville, TN

Weekly themed activities offer a variety of fun and engaging learning opportunities. Image: Overbrook Catholic School

Brentwood Academy

Address: 219 Granny White Pike, Brentwood, TN 37027 • (615) 373-0611 Ext. 156 or [email protected]
Dates: May 31 – July 28, 2023
Cost: $150 – $400
Ages: K – 12th grade
Religious affiliation: Non-denominational Christian
Registration: Register HERE

Come experience the camp programs at Brentwood Academy, where they recognize that healthy athletic, academic, and creative experiences contribute to essential elements of a child’s growth. Their camp programs are an extension of a mission to nurture and challenge each whole person — body, mind, and spirit — to the Glory of God. They invite your family to join them as students are welcomed by and engage with Brentwood Academy faculty, staff, and coaches while exploring new adventures and making new friendships.

children in baseball uniforms laughing

From sports to slime and every fun activity in between, Summer at Brentwood Academy has it! Image: Brentwood Academy

Summer at Ensworth

Address: 7401 Highway 100, Nashville, TN 37221 • (615) 301-5377 or [email protected]
Dates: May 30 – August 11, 2023
Cost: Varies
Ages: 5 – 18 years
Religious affiliation: None
Registration: Register HERE by May 30, 2023.

Each summer, Ensworth hosts a wide range of camps and courses to provide opportunities for campers and students of all ages to continue learning, experiencing, discovering, and enjoying life in the summer months. From exploring nature, to playing basketball, to choosing your own adventure, Ensworth summer camps offer summer fun and enrichment for whatever your child’s interests might be.

young boy holds bowl of soap bubbles at summer camp class

Ensworth camps offer fun and enriching summer experiences. Image: Ensworth

Camp Tiger Town at Saint Henry School

Address: 6401 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN 37205 • (615) 352-1328 
Dates: June 6 – July 21, 2023
Cost: Varies
Ages: PK-3 through 8th grade
Religious affiliation: N/A
Registration: Register HERE.

At Camp Tiger Town, you’ll find a range of learning opportunities, from athletics to academics to arts and more! Excited to welcome its inaugural summer, this day camp offers boys and girls from pre-K 3 through 8th grade a chance to enjoy all the summer has to offer, with crafts, cooking, sports, cheerleading, DIY, STEM, writing, reading, monster trucks, and plenty of other fun activities. The camp also offers before care and aftercare as well as catered lunch options. Registration Directors Julia Field and Christie El-Shishini, along with the whole Tiger Town team, can’t wait to see you at Camp Tiger Town this summer!

Camp Tiger Town flyer and QR code.

From crafts and cooking to monster trucks, Camp Tiger Town is the place to be this summer! Image: Camp Tiger Town

Here’s to an adventurous summer!


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