Culture & recreation

Register for summer camp

Philadelphia Parks & Recreation holds more than 100 neighborhood day camps and more than a dozen specialty camps each summer. Neighborhood camps offers arts & crafts, sports, trips, educational activities, games and more.

Specialty camps include teen camps, performing and visual art camps, older adult art camp, and two camps for people with disabilities.

All camps require registration in advance.


Parks & Rec has camps for lots of people, including:

  • Neighborhood and specialty camps for young people ages 5-14.
  • Camps for those with special needs.
  • Art camp for older adults.

Where and when

Parks & Rec offers neighborhood and specialty camps across Philadelphia each summer. To find a summer camp, use our Finder.

We also offer Camp Philly – a week-long overnight camp with scholarships for a limited number of campers. Find out about Camp Philly.


Download or fill out your chosen camp’s registration form.  You can find your camp’s form online.


Forms & instructions