March Break Camps in Calgary

March Break Camps in Calgary - SavvyMom

Spring Break is quickly approaching for students in Calgary! For kids in CBE schools, Spring Break runs from March 25 – March 29, 2024 (Monday – Friday), and for students in Calgary Separate School Division, Spring Break is April 1 – 5 (Monday – Friday). Whether your kids will be looking for fun ways to stay busy, or you need childcare options during the work week, there are plenty of March Break camps in Calgary available across the city for kids with a variety of interests. Be sure to keep track of registration openings, as camps can fill up quickly!

March Break Camps in Calgary

Camps for Kids on the Move

City of Calgary |

Dates/Times: March 27-31 and April 1-5 from 9 am to 4 pm
Ages: 5-12
Registration: Open

If your kiddo wants an opportunity to try a variety of activities, the City of Calgary’s “Rec Adventures” will be a perfect fit. Games, physical activities, sports, arts, crafts, and outdoor adventures are the focus of these Spring and March Break camps in Calgary. Trips to local parks, special guest visits, swimming and water activities may also take place.

University of Calgary |

Dates/Times: March 25-28 and April 1-5 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Ages: Grades 3-5
Cost: $350
Registration: Currently open

The University of Calgary is no stranger to putting on action-packed camps for kids through their Mini University. Your third to fifth grader will get to try out a variety of fun activities such as indoor games and sports, arts & crafts, active gaming, Lego building, yoga, racquet sports, gymnastics and more!

March Break Camps in Calgary for Kids Who Love a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Theme

Telus Spark |

Dates/Time: SOLD OUT
Ages: 5-12, depending on camp availability
Registration: Closed

Budding scientists will love the camp options offered this spring at Telus Spark. Themes include Dig It (ages 5-6), Tiny Town (ages 5-7), Seven Seas Science (7-8 years), Medival Masters (8-11 years), and Movie Makers (9-12 years). These hands-on camps involve plenty of building and experimenting, as well as a chance to meet Flint the robo dog, check out Infinity Dome theatre demonstrations, watch live science shows, enjoy outdoor play in the Brainasium and more.

Code Ninjas |

Dates/Time: March 25-29
Ages: 5-14
Cost: Varies
Registration: Currently open

Is your kid a coding whiz (or has aspirations of becoming one?) Code Ninjas has a variety of camp offerings for kids who just can’t get enough of the world of tech. Whether your child wants to become a YouTuber, is passionate about 3D Design and animation, is obsessed with Lego, Minecraft or Roblox, or wants to make an arcade game of their own, the perfect camp awaits at Code Ninjas! Visit their website to find out more about which camp would be the best fit for your child – the hardest part will be getting them to choose!

Calgary Zoo |

Dates/Time: March 25-28 and April 2-5
Ages: 5-12
Cost: $256
Registration: Open

Animal lovers from 5 to 12 will love the camp options being offered by the Calgary Zoo as they discover the natural world through activities, games, crafts, stories, interpretive programs and animal visits. Campers can enroll in one of three groups, dependent on their age: Bongo (Ages 5-6), Sage Grouse (Ages 7-9) or Marmot (Ages 10-12)

YouthLink |

Dates/Time: March 25-28
Ages: 6-8 and 9-12
Cost: $270
Registration: Currently open

Do your kids love a good whodunnit? Are they fascinated by the worlds of forensic science and law enforcement? YouthLink’s Spring Break camps are jam-packed with hands-on activities like real forensic science experiments, team challenges, policing scenarios that build confidence, communication skills and a positive connection with police, and VIP, behind-the-scenes access to the Police Museum and its exhibits.

Camps for Kids Who Love to Get Creative

Quest Theatre |

Dates: March 25-29 and April 1 -5
Ages: 8-11
Cost: $350
Registration: Currently open

The stage is calling! Quest Theatre’s Spring Break camps give kids aged 8-11 the opportunity to explore the world of live performance with experienced artists who love to share their passion for theatre. Through the experience, campers gain self-esteem, confidence, communication tools, and friends. Kids will also get a chance to get outside and play each day, and the week concludes with the sharing of campers’ theatrical creations.

Nini’s Cooking Class |

Dates/Time: March 25-29 & April 1-5
Ages: 6-14
Cost: $600. Weekly before and after care available. Chef’s uniform (apron, hat and gloves) must also be purchased for $35 unless already owned.
Registration: Currently open

Campers at Nini’s Cooking Class will get to hone in their culinary skills as they learn foundational cooking and baking skills as well as the utilization of kitchen equipment under the supervision of the lead chef instructor. Mini chefs will make global meals with recipes from North America, South America, the Caribbean, Europe, Africa and Asia. Through each recipe, campers will strengthen their skills and understanding as they learn proper knife skills, kitchen hygiene and safety, food presentation and table setting, cooking and baking techniques and more. This program is suitable for beginners and intermediate cooks.

Will your kids be attending spring or March Break camps in Calgary this year? Which one are they excited to try?


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