Summer is coming! If you’ve got kids that means it’s time to figure out what they are doing this summer. My kids like to move. Too much sitting (typically screen time) and things get ugly. Here are some great camp options to keep your kids moving this summer!

Team Sports

Mavs Hoop Camp
Plano, Frisco, Richardson and Allen
Young basketball players of all skill levels learn the game from the best camp coaching staff in Texas. Our professional coaches are handpicked for their basketball knowledge and ability to work well with kids. All players learn the fundamentals of the game, and also learn to communicate with other teammates and coaches while learning sportsmanship and responsibility. Ages 8-18, $250

Mavs Elite Camp
Prestonwood Church
Mavs Elite Camp focuses on development through technical instruction, intensive drill sequences, and guided game situational play from Mavs Certified Coaches. The Mavs Elite Camp uses refined training methods that seamlessly translate from practice court to game competition. Ages 12-18, $195

Little Rookies
area STAR Centers
a free ice hockey trial camp for kids ages 4-8

Dallas Stars
area STAR Centers
Our Summer Camps utilize the latest techniques and systems focused on individual player development. Our goal is to educate, assist and develop players in a station-based format that keeps players focused, entertained and passionate about what they are learning, therefore turning their potential into excellence.

Extra Innings
Baseball and softball camps, ages 7-13

Dallas Cowboys Academy
The Star, Frisco
grades 2nd – 8th
full-day camps

Nancy Lieberman Basketball
At the Nancy Lieberman Basketball Camps, girls and boys, ages 5-17 get first-hand insight on what being a champion is all about. The campers learn all facets of the game and receive guidance on how to improve strength, fundamentals and techniques from Basketball Hall of Famer, Olympian, and NBA Sacramento Kings Assistant Coach Nancy Lieberman.

Plano, McKinney & Murphy
Ages 5+
Sports camps and more

UT Dallas
Basketball, soccer and volleyball camps
ages 3-18

Plano Parks & Recreation
Registration begins May 6th for day camps at Plano pools and recreation centers. Gymnastics, dance, paddle boarding, fishing, kayaking, archery, golf and more team and individual sports. (photo credit: Plano Park & Rec)

Individual Sports

Canyons Rock Climbing
One-, three- or five-days/week morning camps

The Colony, Allen
Summer fun for kids! Our half-day golf clinic is one summer “school” every kid will love! The program includes all of the components that make up the great game of golf. From chipping, putting and full swing to the rules and etiquette, your kids will learn everything they need to know about the game of golf. Morning camps, ages 6-16.

Lotus Bud Kids
Morning yoga camps

Main Event Entertainment
8:30am-1pm, ages 8-15
Bowling, games and lunch

Plano Badminton Center
Full- and half-day programs. [email protected] or (214) 509 8168

Academy of Classical Karate
full- and half-day camps, ages 4+

Plano Parks & Recreation
Registration begins May 6th for day camps at Plano pools and recreation centers. Gymnastics, dance, paddle boarding, fishing, kayaking, archery, golf and more team and individual sports.


Heard Science Museum
Ages 5-15
Half-day and full-day nature camps

Heritage Farmstead Museum
ages 6-12 plus a camp for middle and high school students
morning camps with after care available

Critter Camp
SPCA, McKinney
July 3 – 11, ages 8-11
Play with and learn about dogs and cats.

Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Center
rising 2nd – 7th graders
8:30am – 2:30pm, extended care available
Learn about insects and nature, kayak, do chores in the log house

Collin County Adventure Camp
bus available from Frisco & McKinney YMCAs
ages 5-12
A day camp, overnight camps also available

Prospering Farm
equestrian camps


Mavs Dance Camp
Life Time Fitness in Plano (July 5-7) & Allen (June 14-16)
The Mavs Dance Program is your top choice for dance instruction in the metroplex. Taught by the Dallas Mavericks Dancers, children of all skill levels will learn the fundamentals and exercises that helped form the best dance team in the NBA. Camp will place special emphasis on self-confidence, technique, fitness, and most of all, FUN! Ages 6-18, $195

WOGA Gymnastics
Frisco, Plano
Full- and half-day camps for ages 3+

Cross Cheer/Dance
several area locations
PreK – 5th
Christ-centered cheerleading camps

Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders Academy
The Star, Frisco
ages 6-16
3-day camps

Infinite Bounds
Gymnastics and tumbling.

Studio 3 Dance
ages 3-8

Shine Performing Arts Studio
ages 5-18
full-day and half-day camps

Other Active Camps

Safari Run
“details coming soon”