Day camps are offered at select Parks & Recreation community and recreation centers during Fall Break, Winter Break and Spring Break. Hours of operation are 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Fall Break Day Camp is scheduled for Oct. 3-7, 2022. Winter Break Day Camp will be Dec. 19-22, 2022 (Monday-Thursday). Spring Break Day Camp will take place March 13-17, 2023.

These dates are subject to change based on decisions made by the Huntsville City Schools.


WHO CAN ATTEND

The camps are for Huntsville City Schools students in grades 1-6. The cost for campers is $50 per week. For families with more than one child, the cost is $50 per week for the first child and $30 per week for each additional child. Cash, check or credit/debit card payments will be accepted. Payment must be made to the facility your child will attend before participating.

Day Camps will not take place on City of Huntsville holidays.


REGISTRATION

Parents or guardians may choose their preferred recreation center (listed at the bottom of this page) for their child to attend the Day Camp of their choice. The registration deadline for fall camp is Sept. 23, 2022.


CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!


Applicants may also print the online application to fill out and drop off at the selected recreation center.

Recreation center staff will call the parent/guardian to confirm the child has been admitted to the Day Camp they have selected. The Day Camp is first come, first served. The maximum number of children varies by site, depending on the space and staffing. A separate application must be submitted for each child attending.

Registration will open approximately three weeks prior to the start date of each camp.


DAILY ACTIVITIES

Day Camps include afternoon snacks, arts, athletics/wellness and recreational outdoor activities. Professional recreation staff will be supervising the children.

Parents must provide a daily lunch for their child. Please send items that do not need refrigeration or heating. A snack will be provided.


COVID-19 SAFETY

Huntsville Parks & Recreation will adhere to current guidance and protocols from the Alabama Department of Public Health.


DROP OFF/PICK UP

Each child will be checked in upon arrival and must be checked out by an adult listed on the registration form. If someone who is not listed on the form comes to pick up a child, the parent/guardian will be contacted to ensure the individual has permission to take the child.


TRANSPORTATION

At this time, transportation to Day Camps is not available.


LOCATIONS

  • Phone:

    256-564-8026

  • Address:

    Parks and Recreation Office

    2411 9th Avenue SW

    Huntsville, AL 35805

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  • Email:

    james.gossett@huntsvilleal.gov

    James Gossett

    Parks & Recreation Director

  • Hours:

    Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.