TWIN CITIES 2020 SPECIALTY SUMMER CAMPS
Choose from unique summer camps that explore cultures, foreign languages, cooking, horseback riding and other specialties. Please check out our Featured Listings – they make our 2020 Twin Cities Summer Camp Guide possible!
Camp Pillsbury | 315 S. Grove Avenue, Owatonna, MN 55060
Camp Pillsbury provides the chance to fly on a trapeze, participate in musical theater, sports, learn magic tricks, go horseback riding, tumble, dance, banana boat, and play instruments – all in the same day!
Camp Pillsbury is a fun, safe, unique summer camp that provides over 100 activities to campers ages 6-17. Our staff is made up of experienced professionals that have been hand selected for their particular expertise. Campers choose their activities daily and only participate in what interests them. Dormitory sleeping quarters provide safe and comfortable accommodations and our professional chef at our onsite dining hall provides healthy, tasty meals.
For ages 6-17 | June through August | 1/2 Day to Sleep Away | up to 10 weeks | $398-$1700
One-week camps June 8 – August 14, 2020 | Grades 3-10 | $355. (Camps are filling quickly)
Day & overnight sessions June-August | adults & children 6+ | $815+, scholarships available
Sessions run throughout the length of the summer | for ages 5-10
2020 Details Coming | Hands on dog obedience and safety for ages 8-13 (or 5-7 with parent).
Concordia Language Villages | Bemidji
Sessions run June through August with 1, 2 or 4 week camp options | ages 6-18 | $1100-$4,000+
German Language Camps | 301 Summit Avenue, St. Paul
Weekly, June 22 – August 28, 2020 | ages 5-13 | $170 ($150 GAI members).
Italian Summer Camp | Minneapolis
2020 details coming | ages 4-13 | $265 – All language proficiency levels welcome.
Minnesota Urban Debate League | Minneapolis
Minnesota Debate & Advocacy Workshop camps. Held at Augsburg University. 5-day camps for middle & high school students | $300 & up.
Nitro-X Camps — Build, Test, Drive
2020 Information Coming.
Red Balloon Bookshop Book Adventure Camps | St. Paul
July 20-24 1st-3rd Grade – Elephant & Piggie We Are In A Camp; August 3-7 4th-6th Grade – Hogwarts Preparatory Camp.
University of Minnesota Summer Youth Programs | St Paul campus
Week-long themed summer day camp sessions run June through August | ages 5-15 | $234-$380 per week
Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center | Finland, MN
Sessions: 3 days – 3 weeks | grades K-12 | $750 & up/typical week-long session
TWIN CITIES HORSE CAMPS
Bunker Park Stable | Andover
Comprehensive horse riding camps; with lots of riding time. 2-day to 5-day camps available during sessions June through August (some are already full) | ages 5-18 | $250-$595
Golden Ridge Stables | Lakeville
Horse Mania Day Camp in Lakeville offers a wonderful “hands and seat on” day camp. Register soon as each session is limited to 8 participants & fills fast. Pony camp option as well. | Sessions run 6/22/20-8/20/20 | ages 6-12 | $400
The Pony Party Place | Elk River
One-day and five-day camps June through August | various themes throughout the summer | ages 3-12 | $75-$475
Sunnyside Stables | Rosemount
Each day includes riding — rain or shine. Campers will learn the basics of grooming, saddling, body language, posture, contact and balance to develop independent riding skills. Sessions: 6/8/20-8/27/20 | ages 6-13 | $325/week
TWIN CITIES COOKING CAMPS
Cooks of Crocus Hill | Minneapolis, St Paul or Stillwater
Kids and Teens Cooking Camps at all three locations. Camps are 3 days each, 2½ hours per day. Several sessions to choose from June 15, 2020-August 19, 2020 | ages 8-17 | $225 per session
Kids Cooking School | Oak Hill Montessori, Shoreview
Camps are 4 days each. Several sessions to choose from in June, July and August | 1st-8th grade | 2020 Information Coming
Sur La Table | Woodbury & Edina
Camps are 5 days and run June 1, 2020 – August 28, 2020. | ages 7-17 | $249-$299
THAT Cooking School | Lilydale
Offers camp options from 1-4 days, plus a five-day camp ultimate camp for teens | ages 5+ | $60-$250
Way Cool Cooking School | Eden Prairie
Summer cooking camps that allow kids to make some of their favorite dishes and treats! Extended care available. Sessions run June and August. | ages 7-15 | $250-$560 per session
Is your camp missing? We would love to include it in our Summer Camp Guide. Inclusion is FREE. Click this link to sign up to learn how to be included.
2019 Camps That May Still Announce for 2020
This filmmaking experience is FREE to all who want to join. Experience runs August 5-13 | ages 13-19 | FREE
Taught by experienced, licensed teachers | 2 sessions in June | entering grades 5-8 | $200/session
Streetcar Camp | Minnesota Streetcar Museum
Learn about track, motors, and controls and how the crew does their jobs. Each child will have the chance to climb into the Motorman’s seat and run the car down the line. Limited space.
August 2019; 9am-1pm | Ages 6-11 | $49