Summer is just around the corner and keeping the kids occupied is no easy task. One of the most popular ways for kids to experience the VIBE in Cobb is through immersive summer camp programs taught by world-class arts educators. Cobb County’s arts community has various camps to help keep your young ones excited, entertained, and educated. Use this guide to find the right summer camp for your young ones!

Studio Dance Camp

June 5 – July 29, 2022

Studio Dance Camp is the perfect choice for your dancer who loves all dance styles! Each day will feature a variety of dance styles and techniques, from ballet and jazz to tap and hip hop. Dancers will showcase what they’ve learned at an end-of-the-week demonstration. Recommended two years prior dance experience, but hip hop or tap experience is not required. Tap shoes not required. For rising 3rd through 5th graders, suitable for boys and girls.


Pre-Primary Dance Camps

June 6 – July 29, 2022

Join the Georgia Dance Conservatory this summer as they explore the love of movement and creativity through their Pre-Primary Dance Camps. Each week is centered on a different theme, including fairytales, The Nutcracker ballet, and superheroes. Each day includes dance class, story-time, and a craft. For young movers ages 3-5 years old, suitable for girls and boys.


MCMA Summer Camps

June 13-17, 2022

June 20-24, 2022

July 11-15,2022

Join the Marietta Cobb Museum of Art for a fun and engaging week of summer camps. Young artists will spend their camp days working with different mediums like pastel, charcoal, pencil, marker, collage, watercolor, and acrylics, and they will experiment with clay. All supplies are included in the camp fee.


Ballet Bootcamp

June 13 – July 29, 2022

Do you have a young dancer who adores ballet? Do they want to improve their ballet technique and artistry? Would they like to push themselves to the next level of dance? Then Ballet Bootcamp at Georgia Dance Conservatory is the perfect summer dance program! Ballet Bootcamp consists of intensive-style classes focused on ballet technique, strength, and flexibility. This boot camp also includes supplemental dance education in dance history, ballet terminology, anatomy, and injury prevention. For dancers ages 7-11 with at least 2-3 years of previous dance experience. Suitable for girls and boys – ballet is for everyone!


Acworth Summer Sports Camps

Volleyball: May 31 – June 2, 2022

Basketball: June 7-8 & 8-10, 2022

Football: June 21-23, 2022

Speed and Agility: June 28-30, 2022

Soccer: July 12-14, 2022

Baseball: July 19-21, 2022

Each camp hosted by Acworth Parks and Recreation focuses on the fundamentals and skills of various sports. Each camp is $40 for City of Acworth residents and $50 for non-residents. All participants will receive an official Acworth Sports Camp swag item.


Primary Dance Camps

June 6 – July 29, 2022

Do you have a young dancer who enjoys multiple dance styles including ballet, jazz, and tap? Then the Georgia Dance Conservatory has the perfect dance camp for you! Join them this summer for their primary ballet, jazz, and tap camps for dancers ages 5 to 7. This is the perfect way for young dancers to grow dance skills in multiple styles, or even be exposed to new forms of dance for the very first time. Suitable for boys and girls, and no previous experience is required.


Gem City School Break Camps

May 30 – July 29, 2022

Gem City Summer Camp is designed to promote healthy and active lifestyles for today’s youth. They provide opportunities for organized physical activities and free play. Fees include field trips and transportation. Campers are encouraged to pack a nutritious lunch and bring water bottles to keep hydrated throughout the day. Schedules of the week’s activities are communicated in advance.



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