Do you have a budding actor or even a little chef in your family? The focus of the camps below range from the dramatic arts to culinary fun. There are also strong academic programmes found here too.
Welcome to the most comprehensive list of cultural and educational summer camps in the Cayman Islands. We list a number of camps in this section and the range of activities is unbelievably diverse.
Below is a list of the 2020 summer camps offered in the Cayman Islands. Due to the developing situation of COVID-19, some camps may be postponed or altered. Please contact the camp to confirm whether camp will still be taken place or if there are any adjustments.
We will continue to add to the list until the end of the summer. Be sure to regularly check back so you don’t miss anything!
When you have had a good look at this page please also check out our other summer camp pages where we list sporty camps and fun mixed activities camps. The options are even greater this year with new camps coming to the scene. There should be something for everyone.
We have also added a page on Overseas Summer Camps where we list the benefits of an overseas summer camp and a list of camps available. Be sure to also have a look at that page as well.
Below is a list of the top cultural and educational summer camps in the Cayman Islands for Summer 2020.
Camp Shellby – Cayman Turtle Centre (Updated for 2020)
Activities: Enjoy a summer of adventure with Shellby & Friends at Camp Shellby, Cayman Turtle Centre's very own summer camp! Learn about turtles, sharks, birds, and more; explore the wildlife and splash in the pool. Campers can even take part in a private turtle release. What's included: a camper swag bag, lunch and snacks daily, fun and educational activities and a special turtle release on Friday afternoons.
Age range: 4-12 years old
Dates: 3rd-28th August 2020
Cost: $350 per week
Address: Cayman Turtle Centre, West Bay
3-Day Marine Summer Camp – Ocean Frontiers (Updated for 2020)
Description: This 3-Day Summer Marine Camp includes 6 half day subjects with in water activities and hands on experiences each day. Learn about coral reefs and reef restoration, fish ID and photography, scuba or snorkel with turtles, rays and sharks and learn about invasive Lionfish with a dissection demonstration. Suitable for snorkelers and scuba divers, and will be geared in two age groups, 10-14 and 15 and over. All open water activities are conducted from one of Ocean Frontiers' dive or snorkel vessels that are certified and annually inspected by the CI Port Authority. All activities are based at Ocean Frontiers Dive Shop in East End and all boat trips depart and return to the boat dock on-site. Camp participants will be directly supervised by Ocean Frontiers staff from drop-off to pick-up every day. Participants must be able to swim and be comfortable in the ocean and have their own dive mask and snorkel. All other equipment will be provided. This programme is designed and run by a qualified marine biologist and supervised by experienced dive masters and instructors who are trained and certified in CPR / First Aid and Rescue.
Suitable for Ages: 10-14 years and 15-18 years
Dates: This is a 3-Day camp, starting every Monday July 20th, July 27th, August 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th 2020
Cost: CI$399 per student, or CI$299 per student group rate
Hours: The camp runs from 9am to 4pm everyday, Mon-Weds
Lunch: On site dining is available at Eagle Ray's Grill for an additional fee
Integrated Arts Camp – Spark School of Performing Arts (Updated for 2020)
Activities: This integrated art camp will include activities such as singing, acting, movement, story telling, and loads of fun and games. Campers will be required to bring their own snacks and their own water bottle.
Age Range: 7-13 years
Dates: 20th July-14th August 2020
Address: AvCom Building, 21 Breezy Way
Tel: (345) 929 2190
Music Camp – Cayman Music School (Updated for 2020)
Activities: Singing, Dancing, Playing musical instruments, Band, Karaoke, Drum Circle, Games and much more.
Age Range: 5-12 years
Dates: Week 1: 6th-10th July, Week 2: 13th-17th July, Week 3: 20th-24th July, Week 4: 27th-31st July, Week 5: 3rd-7th August, Week 6: 10th-15th August 2020.
Cost: Week 1: $200 per week, Week 2-6: $250 per week
Address: Cayman Music School, Camana Bay
Tel: (345) 938 3838
Nature Camp – Footsteps Tutoring and Kula Kids Yoga (Updated for 2020)
Activities: Footsteps and Kula Kids Yoga are excited to offer a fun-filled summer camp that will cover all your child’s needs.This camp will feature a range of outdoor nature and beach activities, Yoga, mindfulness and arts & crafts.
Age range: 4-11 years old
Dates: Week 1: 6th-10th July, Week 2: 13th-17th July, Week 3: 20th-24th July, Week 4: 27th-31st July, Week 5: 3rd-7th August, Week 6: 10th-14th August
Cost: $325 per week
Address: National Trust Clubhouse, Dart Park
Tel: (345) 917 7657 or (345) 916 3007
Play in A Week! – Cayman Drama Society (Updated for 2020)
Activities: Spend your summer exploring your imagination, building your confidence, learning new skills and making a show in a week! This course runs 10-4 daily from with a performance on Friday at 3.30pm. Please bring a packed lunch, and water bottle.
Age Range: 8-16 years
Dates: 8-12 years old: 13th-17th July 2020, 13-16 years old: 20th-24th July 2020
Cost: 8-12 years old: $300, 13-16 years old: $325. Get 10% off if booked by July 1st using code Earlyb1rd2020
Hours: 10am-4pm daily (bring a packed lunch)
Address: Cayman Drama Society, Shamrock Road
Tel: (345) 938 1998
Note: There may not be a live performance element this year, depending on social-distancing and Government guidelines. It will be recorded instead, if we cannot have a small audience.
Snorkel Camp - Cayman Snorkel Company (Updated for 2020)
Activities: Cayman Snorkel Company has partnered with local, D2L certified, teachers to offer a unique marine based summer camp. Activities will include basic boat & water safety, basic boat skills & navigation, daily snorkels by boat, knot tying, fish identification, marine biology and learning about Southern Atlantic Stingray & Red Cushion Sea Stars. Kids will spend most of their day on a 34ft luxury charter boat which is equipped with shaded seating, fresh water rinse and a full sized bathroom.
Age Range: 8-15 years old
Dates: Week 1: 6th-10th July 2020, Week 2: 13th-17th July 2020, Week 3: 20th-24th July 2020, Week 4: 27th-31st July 2020, Week 5: 3rd-7th August 2020, Week 6: 10th-14th August 2020, Week 7: 17th-21st August 2020.
Cost: $500 per week (Daily snacks, bottled water, Gatorade & life jackets provided)
Address: Cayman Islands Yacht Club
Note: This camp is limited to seven kids per boat with a minimum of three adults.
Snorkel Camp - Double Trouble Charters (Updated for 2020)
Activities: Children will participate in activities such as daily snorkels and reef fishing. They will also be introduced to basic boat and water safety, native wildlife and they will learn how to preserve our marine ecosystem. Maximum of eight children per boat.
Age Range: 9+
Dates: Week 1: 6th-10th July, Week 2: 13th-17th July, Week 3: 20th-24th July, Week 4: 27th-31st July, Week 5: 3rd-7th August, Week 6: 10th-14th August, Week 7: 17th-21st August
Cost: $350 per week
Telephone: (345) 928 1985
STEM Camp - University College of the Cayman Islands (Updated for 2020)
Activities: This camp will be compromised of computing, drones, VR, environmental science, vlogging, photography, physics, chemistry & robotics.
Age Range: 10-14 years old
Dates: 10th-14th August 2020
Cost: $200 per week
Address: UCCI Campus, 168 Olympic Way, George Town
Summer Camp - Starfish Village / Village Montessori (Updated for 2020)
Activities: Montessori inspired activities, arts and crafts, STEM, cooking and Botany.
Age Range: 3-10
Dates: 7th July-21st August 2020
Times: 8am-4pm. After camp care until 5pm is available.
Cost: Half days: $225, Full days: $350.
Address: Camana Bay
Telephone: (345) 640 7827