A pohto of kids at summer camp

Camp Extra

July 31st - August 4th, 2017
Camp Extra is a supplemental camp during the week between camp and school.


Is the highly successful summer enrichment program for kids located at City recreation facilities and various schools throughout Lakeland.
Registration for the summer camp registration will begin in Spring of 2018.

  • Camp BLAST

    Camp Blast is the highly successful summer recreation program for kids located at City recreation facilities and various schools throughout Lakeland.


    • Mon - Fri: 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM
    • No camp Tuesday, July 4
  • Camp BLAST Registration

    Participants must have successfully completed kindergarten and not yet entered 6th grade. The child(ren)'s parent or caregiver must verify child’s grade with a copy of the child’s most recent report card.

  • Camp Explore

    Camp Explore will include all of the camp activities listed below, along with all of the daily enrichment and activities traditionally planned throughout the Camp experience.

    Camp Activities:

    • Weekly Arts & Crafts
    • Scavenger Hunt
    • Wacky Olympics
    • Talent Show
    • Trips to:
      • Bowling
      • Swimming
      • Movies
      • Lakeland Community Theater
      • Roller Skating

    Camp Explore Cost: TBA for 2018

  • Camp Adventure

    Camp Adventure is the traditional program including all trips listed above for Camp Explore.

    In addition to these trips, Camp Adventure will also include trips to the following destinations:

    • Busch Gardens
    • Lowry Park Zoo
    • Lakeland Flying Tigers Baseball Game
    • Tampa Bay Rays Game
    • LEGOLAND Florida

    Cost: TBA for 2018

  • Northwest Quadrant Registration

    Participants must have completed kindergarten and not yet entered 6th grade. All participants must reside in the Northwest Quadrant of the City of Lakeland and must show proof of residency and qualifying income. 

Teen Summer Camps

Monday - Friday, 7:30 am – 5:30 pm | No camp Tuesday, July 4
Participants must have completed 6th grade and not yet entered 9th grade

  • T.A.S.C. (Teen Adventure Service Camp)

    Are you ready for something different? Are you ready to give something back to the community? Are you ready for an adventure? Then T.A.S.C. will provide an awesome summer experience!

    T.A.S.C. is a summer enrichment program that offers an incredible experience for teens with the focus on service and adventure. Get ready for your most memorable summer camp yet!

    Participants must have completed grades 6-8.

    Call 863.834.3284 for more information.

  • Teen Camp II (Northwest Quadrant only)

    A summer enrichment opportunity for teens (completed 6th – 8th grades). All participants must reside in the northwest quadrant of the City of Lakeland and show proof of residency and qualifying income.

    Teen Camp II is limited to the first 25 teens.

    Don’t miss out on this awesome opportunity—mark your calendars and register!


    Cost for the program is all-inclusive; admission fees for all trips, activities and parks, etc. are included.

Summer Youth Tennis Camp

Summer Youth Tennis Camp programs involve lessons, instruction and competition in Polk County Jr. unranked tennis league matches throughout the summer.

  • Summer Youth Tennis Camp - $35-$45
    • Tiny Tots (Age 5) Boys & Girls: Friday, 9-10 AM
    • Beginners (Age 6-7) Boys & Girls: Friday, 10-11 AM
    • Beginners (Age 8-10)
      • Boys: Monday & Wednesday, 9-10 AM
      • Girls: Tuesday & Thursday, 9-10 AM
    • Beginners (Ages 11-13 & 14+)
      • Boys: Monday & Wednesday, 10-11 AM
      • Girls: Tuesday & Thursday, 10-11 AM
    • Intermediate (Ages 10+):
      • Boys: Monday & Wednesday, 1-2:30 PM
      • Girls: Tuesday & Thursday, 1-2:30 PM
    • Advanced (Ages 10+)
      • Boys: Monday & Wednesday, 2:30-4 PM
      • Girls: Tuesday & Thursday, 2:30-4 PM
    • Round Robins (Ages 10+): Friday, 1-4 PM
    • Intermediate Boys and Girls (Call for info)
    • Advanced Boys and Girls (Call for info)


    • Beginners: TBA for 2018
    • Intermediate/Advanced: TBA for 2018
    • Tiny Tots: TBA for 2018

Coleman-Bush Summer Camps

  • Summer Cultural Arts Camp - FREE


    Youth have an opportunity to learn various Cultural Arts during Summer Cultural Arts Camp at the Coleman-Bush Building!

    Activities/Classes Include:

    • Visual Arts
    • Hip Hop
    • African Dance
    • Bucket Drums

    Age Groups:  5-7 | 8-11 | 12-18

    Registration begins in May.

    Limited space available.

    Cost: TBA for 2018