Summer camps at ARTS DISTRICT Liberty Station are where kids can get creative. Camps feature music, dance, theater, creative writing, hands-on art-making, photography, and more, all in Liberty Station’s park-like setting. There’s even a camp for junior Rock ‘n Rollers!
Kids can explore and discover new skills in San Diego’s growing ARTS DISTRICT. Beat the summer boredom with a fun-filled, upbeat, and lively experiences!
Starting in May, classes and workshops presented by 13 professional arts organizations throughout the creative campus are ideal for families looking for creative experiences for their children ages 4–17.
Family Movie Night: How to Train Your Dragon – Saturday, August 17
Enjoy a fun filled evening at the ARTS DISTRICT Liberty Station Family Movie Night is on Saturday, August 17 from beginning at 6 PM with family activities, and at 8 PM (sunset) enjoy a movie on the North Promenade 2848 Dewey Rd.
Saturday, August 17
2848 Dewey Rd., San Diego CA 92016
On the grassy North Promenade between Stone Brewing and the Greetings Tour mural
6:00 – 8:00 PM Community Activities
8:00 – 10:00 PM How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019)
2650 Truxton Road, San Diego, CA 92106. Studio 201
Ballet Basics; Ballet Folklorico; Flamenco. Bring hard sole shoes and ballet slippers, wide skirt. Water & morning snack will be provided. Second week there will be a recital for parents on July 19th at 1230 PM.
Monart School of Art (VISUAL ART)
2590 Truxtun Road #204, San Diego, CA 92106
SR CAMPS: AGES 8-14 / 9AM-12PM / MONDAY-FRIDAY
3-hour (per day) art camps designed to challenge this age group and help bring them to a new drawing skill level. Each week of camp will consist of several art projects based upon a specific theme and will incorporate a variety of drawing techniques and art mediums.
JR CAMPS: AGES 4-7 / 1PM-3PM / MONDAY-FRIDAY
2-hour (per day) art camps where younger students will learn drawing fundamentals and explore a variety of art materials. This is a perfect environment for little artists to develop confidence, focus and fine-motor skills. Each week of camp will consist of art projects based upon a specific theme.
Kid Ventures Liberty Station (ACTIVE)
2865 Sims Road, San Diego, CA 92106
Fun Based and Enrichment Camp
The Rock Academy
2277 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, CA 92106
Our daycamps provide a safe and fun environment for children. We program runs from 7 AM – 6 PM daily. We offer a variety of camps including Adventure (Field Trips), Sports, Science, and Arts.
San Diego Dance Theater (DANCE)
2650 Truxtun Rd, #106 (Studio)
2590 Truxtun Rd, Suite 205 (White Box)
San Diego is home to talented dancers, choreographers, and teachers – many who began their career by attending San Diego Dance Theater’s Summer Modern Dance Workshop. With eleven teachers to train from in a variety of dance styles, the summer workshop is a gateway into the dance community in San Diego. Workshop and performance are located at ARTS DISTRICT Liberty Station in Point Loma and classes take place at Dance Place San Diego and White Box Live Arts. Liberty Station is only minutes from the beach with state-of-the-art studios, dressing rooms, showers, and much more. Housing available for out of town guests.
Recreational Music Center (MUSIC)
2590 Truxtun Rd, Studio 202 , San Diego , CA 92106
Little Rockers Summer Camp is the perfect introductory camp experience for our youngest music-lovers. Campers will participate in making music in a nurturing and engaging environment while developing an understanding of the concepts of beat, pitch and rhythm. Our instructors will provide a full range of playful, educational selections of movement activities, high-energy games, arts and crafts, story times, entertaining songs, and hands-on instrument experience that will keep them movin’ and groovin’ all week long.
Junior & Senior Rock Band Summer Camp Be a rock star for a week! Rock Band Camp offers a sophisticated band experience for elementary through middle school students. No prior music experience necessary. Designed with a low student-to-staff ratio, campers learn the fundamentals of reading musical notation and charts. Through hands-on experience, campers will receive piano, guitar, drums, vocals and music theory to gain the skills necessary to play in a band with other musicians.
FX Dojo (3D ANIMATION)
2690 Historic Decatur Rd #205, San Diego CA 92106
FX Dojo Summer Design Camp: Welcome to the only classes in San Diego where students can learn Computer Animation and Game Design using a combination of OPEN SOURCE software. These unique 4-hour workshops get kids and teens acquainted with 2D and 3D Animation, as well as Digital Painting and Illustration.
Malashock Dance (DANCE)
2650 Truxtun Road, Ste 200, San Diego, CA 92106
Summer Session: Students ages 3 – 17 who would like to explore different genres of dance in a recreational setting will love beginning level classes at The Malashock Dance School. Malashock also offers advanced classes for students looking to push their skills and abilities to the next level. All of our classes are designed to develop the physical and artistic skill set of our dancers. Classes are rooted in sound technical development, led by expert instructors who are working professional dancers and hold certifications and experience in codified modern techniques like Graham and Horton. Our instructors strive to give individualized attention and work to develop a positive dance environment. Classes include modern, ballet, jazz, and more!
Theatre Arts School of San Diego (THEATER)
2650 Truxtun Road, Studio 203, San Diego, CA 92106
KAMOCHI Method Performing Artist Intensive and Two Exciting Productions – This summer, at TAS+SD, we will be presenting Shakespeare’s ROMEO AND JULIET, QUEEN OF HEARTS, and a unique opportunity to study with Tony nominated Karine Plantadit and Michelle Camaya Julian (from Disney’s The Lion King on Broadway) in the KAMOCHI method for performing artists.
Outside the Lens (PHOTOGRAPHY)
2750 Historic Decatur Rd, San Diego, CA 92106 (Camp locations vary)
Join Outside the Lens for an exciting summer filled with photography, filmmaking, travel, and more! We offer a variety of digital media camps throughout San Diego County!
If I Was A Bird Yoga (ACTIVE)
2590 Truxtun Rd. #104, Building 176 San Diego, CA 92106
Our Kids Yoga Summer camps include a fun theme every week with Yoga, Art, Mindfulness Activities, Games, Face Painting & FUN! Our camps run for ages 3yrs old – 14yrs and we split up the classes accordingly. We have Half Days or Full days available.
San Diego Writers Ink. (CREATIVE WRITING)
2730 Historic Decatur Rd #202-204, San Diego, CA 92106
Secret Life of Stuffies: What do stuffies do when they are home all day? Do they just sit on the bed and do nothing? Children’s author, Marcie Colleen lives with a mischievous sock monkey who is the inspiration for many of her stories. Using her own unique writing process, Marcie will guide campers step-by-step in developing ideas and inspiring silly adventures starring their own stuffed friends. The week will end with a special Story Time where campers share their completed books. Stuffed friends are invited. Creative Writing: Want to write more (and better) this summer? Staffers Kristen Fogle and Tia Meredith will utilize multi-sensory, timed writing prompts to kick-start your kids’ creativity! Campers will receive positive support from their peers and direct feedback from facilitators. Each day will also contain helpful talks on craft like plot, character, voice, structure, setting, and point of view. We look forward to writing with you!
Pachis art studio (VISUAL ARTS)
2820 Roosevelt rd. suite 102, San Diego, CA 92106
Our camps are offered from June 24th to August 30th. ** There is no camp the week of July 4th, 2019. Each week has a different artistic theme and although our art program covers all forms of art, each week has a different focus like recycled materials, mixed media, etc. We offer 2 half day camps for children 3-5 years old. This is a great environment for children who are preparing to attend preschool in the Fall. The rest of our camps are full day camps from 9-2pm and are designed for children 5-10 years old. Our themes for Summer 2019 are: Sew Cool Camp, Build and Make Camp, Nature Art Camp, Imagination Camp, Jungle Camp, Storybook Camp, Under the sea Camp.
San Diego Gymnastics (ACTIVE)
2751 Roosevelt Rd, San Diego, CA 92106
Gymnastics, parkour, outdoor games, water play, crafts and MORE! 11 weeks of camp, check out our schedule to see the weekly and daily themes/ activities.
Banyan Tree Education Services (CREATIVE EDUCATION)
2820 Roosevelt Rd #104, San Diego, CA 92106