City of Columbia 2024 summer camps to begin in June

May 28, 2024

The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting weekly summer camps will be held from June 10, 2024 through August 2, 2024.

The Summer Camp program focuses on learning programs, social activities, swimming, field trips, arts, sports and more. Camps are open to both city residents and non-city residents.

In the Weekly Camps, children will participate in a variety of theme-related crafts and activities.

The cost is $85 per week. A one-time activity fee of $55 is due upon registration for weekly camps.

Weekly camps are held from 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. for children ages 5 – 12, at the following parks:

Greenview Park- 6700 David St., 803-754-5223

Martin Luther King, Jr. Park (Sports Camp)– 2300 Greene St., 803-733-8452

Woodland Park- 6500 Olde Knight Highway, 803-776-1096

Hyatt Park- 950 Jackson Avenue, 803-733-8445

Heathwood Park- 800 Abelia Road, 803-733-8446

Sims Park- 3500 Duncan Street, 803-733-8451

The camp runs from June 10 to August 2, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

The cost is $85 per week. A one-time activity fee of $55 is due upon registration.

*** When you register please make sure you have selected all weeks that your child will attend summer camp. If all weeks have not been selected, we cannot guarantee a slot for any remaining weeks.

Register online for all camps at

Please see other summer camp opportunities listed below;

City of Columbia 2024 Golf Camp

The camp is open to children who are interested in improving their golf skills, learning the fundamentals of the game, etiquette & course management.

Camp Dates: June 24-June 27

Ages: 8-16 years old

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Location: James Clyburn Golf Center, 2901 Slighs Ave.

Cost:   $60.00 per week

Phone: (803) 255-8920

City of Columbia 2024 Tennis Camp

This camp will focus on stroke production, techniques, drills & more.

Camp Dates: June 10-14; June 24-28; July 8-12; July 22-26

Ages:            5-14 years old

Time:            9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location:       Columbia Tennis Center, 1635 Whaley St.

Cost:             $60.00 per week

Phone:           (803) 733-8440

City of Columbia 2024 Art Camp

Let your child explore their creative side through painting, drawing, pottery & more!

Camp Dates: June 5-August 11

Ages:            5-16 years old

Time:            9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location:       Columbia Art Center, 1227 Taylor St., Ste. C

Cost:             $95.00 per session

Phone:           (803) 545-3093

City of Columbia 2024 Outdoor Adventure

Explore the city with our park rangers! Children can spend a week on the water in kayaks exploring the city’s waterways!

Camp Dates:     June 3-7, June 17-21 & July 8-12      Ages: 8-11 years old

Camp Dates:     June 10-14, June 24-28, July 15-19 & Aug 5-9   Ages: 12-16 years old

Time:               9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Location:           Riverfront Park, 4122 River Dr. and 312 Laurel St.

Cost:                $125.00 per session

Phone:              (803) 545-3100

2024 Prime Time in the Parks

For Ages: 13-17 years old

June 13th – Skating Night

Skateland Fun Center, 800 Bookman Road, Elgin, SC

8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

July 19th – Dive-In Movie Night

Maxcy Gregg Pool, 1650 Park Circle

8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

August 2nd – Midnight Hoops

Greenview Park, 6700 David Street

10:00 pm – 1:00 am

Contact the Parks and Recreation Department by calling (803) 545-3100 for information.