Arts Summer Camps


Arts summer camps Louisville

Looking for a summer camp for theater, visual arts, music, dance, or maybe even culinary arts? This page has your Louisville summer camp option for arts!

Wow! Louisville is full of arts camps. Explore the options below and surely you will find the right camp for your child. 

Some camps have not yet updated their websites to reflect 2023 information. We are actively editing this page throughout the spring to get information to you about summer camps in 2023. 

Whet Your Palette Summer Camps

Whet Your Palette Summer Camps

Whet Your Palette summer camps - themed art camps in Louisville for kids ages 4-12 This year marks Whet Your Palette's 10th year of Summer Camp! To celebrate, we're rolling out 10 exciting new themes and 5 new Artists of Focus. Our summer campers have the option to choose their themes when booking, then they'll be making fun crafts and projects while learning about one of our Artists of Focus and their techniques. We offer ...
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DERBY DINNER PLAYHOUSE – SUMMER MUSICAL THEATRE CAMP:  A one-week performing arts camp for students ages 7-17 exploring drama, music, and dance. TUITION: $185; TIME: 9am-3pm; DATES (5 options): July 3-8; July 10-15; July 17-22; July 24-29; July 31-Aug 5.  REGISTRATION OPENS FEB 21.  For info:


DRAMA BY GEORGE: Put your young actor in the spotlight with our summer theatre camps! There’s something for every kid from ages 5-16. We offer an Exploring Drama Camp for ages 5-7, Center Stage Camp for ages 8-12, Advanced Center Stage Camp for experienced actors ages 11-14, and Comedy Improv Camp for ages 13-16. Students perform a play at the end of every camp!

CMPI Summer Camps -Our camps are way MORE than just a show. They are about gaining NEW skills, adding to your singer, dancer or actor toolboxes, and taking workshop classes with top instructors PLUS traditional camp fun. We offer summer programs that your child, teen or young adult will talk about for the rest of their life! Our shows are simply the icing on the cake.  7 camps – 3 locations – Day camp and Sleep Away camp options.


(in alphabetical order)

Abigail Academy 

Bellarmine University 

Camp Curious – Francis Parker 

CMPI Broadway Bound 

Derby Din­ner Play­house 

Drama by George 

Gillman’s Dance Academy 

Jeffersontown KY Art Summer Camp

KCD Singing for Stage Intensive 

KMAC Museum

Kentucky Shakespeare

Little Loomhouse 

Louisville Collegiate School 

Louisville Leopards 

Louisville Dance Alliance 

Louisville Folk Schoool

Louisville Visual Arts 

Mesa Cooking School 

McClanahan School of Irish Dance 

Mom’s Music

Mr. Dunn’s Art Room

Oldham County Schools Arts Center 

Paint Spot

Sacred Heart School for the Arts 

Side by Side Studio 

Speed Art Museum 

StageOne Summer Camps

Sullivan Camps Culinary, Pastry or Design camp 

Suzuki String Institute 

The Artist in You – no update for 2023

Trinity Rocks Summer Camps

Walden Theatre Camps – no update for 2023 

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