Awesome Summer Camps in Solana Beach, CA

With summer right around the corner and the promise of life returning to normal on the horizon, many parents are beginning to think about summer scheduling, introducing new routines, and of course, keeping the kiddos entertained! Whether you’re a busy working parent or just looking for something fun and engaging for the kids to do after weeks of being cooped up, summer camp will be a lifesaver this year.

There are so many summer camp options in the Solana Beach area. How can you be sure you are picking a camp that will work for you and your child? Lucky for you, we’ve created a summer camp guide to help you narrow it down and keep your summer planning as stress-free as possible. Below are five of our favorite summer camps in and around Solana Beach, CA.

Robotics Camp
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‍Snapology’s curriculum is designed to build on the math, science and technology knowledge students have gained over the school year to keep them interested and engaged in STEAM year-round. But shh…don’t tell them it’s educational! The best part about Snapology is that their programs are so packed with fun, children will be excited to return to school next year to use what they've learned. Exciting summer camp themes include Adventures with Jedi Masters, Gamebots, Junior Creators, Amusement Park Engineering and much more! Snapology also focuses on developing real-world interpersonal skills through sharing ideas, communicating and working together. Learn more here.

Surf camp
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Sol Surf Camp

Surfs up at Sol Surf Camp! Sol Surf Camp offers surfing lessons for beginners and coaching for intermediate and advanced surfers. Surfing is an awesome way for kids to get outside and stay active. Instructors focus on ocean safety, surfing technique, and fun! Surfboards will be provided for each camper. Each day is full of adventure and excitement on and off the surfboards. Every Friday campers will get to have a pizza party!

Dance Class
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Fusion Dance

Do you want your child to have a super fun summer expressing themselves through movement? Fusion Dance has the camps for you! Camp themes focus on dance styles like ballet, jazz, acro, musical theater, and more with fun themes like zombies and princesses. Each week is something new and exciting so you can participate in more than one camp. All camps have recommended ages to be sure instruction is age appropriate and fun for the whole group.

Music Camp
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Bach 2 Rock

Get musical this summer at Bach 2 Rock! Summer camps are available both in-person and online. In-person camp themes include Rock Band, Glee Club, Rock City World Tour, Record a Studio Demo, Beat Refinery DJ Camp, and Recording Arts: Pro Tools & Production. Camps are designed for children of many ages and all skill levels. Online camps include adapted versions of the in-person camps as well as introductory productions for drums, guitar, piano, ukulele, and voice.

Girls playing volleyball
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WAVE Volleyball

Stay active this summer at WAVE Volleyball camps! WAVE Volleyball provides a super fun way to learn the game of volleyball both inside and out on the sand. Whether you are just learning about volleyball or want to improve your existing skills, there is a camp for you. The goal of this camp is to provide age-appropriate volleyball training while ensuring that kids are having fun, getting exercise, and building confidence.