Summer Camps in San Marcos


Art Camps

What better way to jump into the summer than with exciting art projects and a group of awesome kids right in your backyard? A Colorful Universe offers a series of camps all summer long.  Campers will be exposed to different mediums of art including painting pottery, glass, sgraffito clay, painting canvas, and modge podge art.

A Colorful Universe is located in the town center of San Elijo Hills at 1523 San Elijo Rd. Ste. 106. For any questions about camp, email or call 760-761-0476. Visit for hours and calendar of events.

Archery Camps

The City of San Marcos is offering an Archery camp for ages 8-16 years at Hollandia Park located at 12 Mission Hills Court, San Marcos, 92069 from Monday, August 7 – Friday, August 11 at 1-3PM each day.  Cost is $126 for 1 week of camp.  Join the Beginner Archery camp taught by nationally certified coaches and learn range safety, proper equipment selection and how to shoot recurve bow! All equipment is included and students will get the chance to play a variety of archery games throughout the week!

Registration required at For more information, call 858-254-4058.

Creative Computing Camps

The City of San Marcos is offering Creative Computing camps for children ages 6-15 at the San Marcos Community Center, 3 Civic Dr, San Marcos, Ca 92069. These camps are July 5- July 7 (Wed – Fri) from 9AM -12PM or 1-4PM.  Cost is $104 for the session.  The program series CREATIVE COMPUTING WITH SCRATCH offers a unique opportunity for younger and older participants to enjoy computer coding while exploring their own creativity.

Registration required at  For more information, please call 866-793-9394.

Jr. Culinary Camps

Artful Chefs culinary camps are held in a professional commercial kitchen. Not only will your kids get to work in a  cool kitchen, they will also be working with professional chefs. The address is 2515 Pioneer Ave in Vista with several sessions to choose from.

Session 1

# 1A – 9AM to 12PM June 19 to June 23: Italian Bistro Boot Camp
#1B – 1PM to 4PM June 19 to June 23: Italian Bistro Boot Camp

Session 2
# 2A – 9AM to 12PM June 26 to June 30: International Cuisine Boot Camp
#2B – 1PM to 4PM June 26 to June 30: International Cuisine Boot Camp
#4A – 9AM to 12PM July 10 to July 14: International Cuisine Boot Camp

Session 3 (Must have taken a previous Summer Camp with Artful Chefs)
# 3A – 9AM to 12PM July 17 to July 21: Advanced Restaurant Jr. Chef Boot Camp

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