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The VRD's youth summer camps feature hands-on learning about the natural environment, adventure-packed days including rafting and caving, arts and crafts, plus golf, gymnastics, ice skating and more. All camps fill on a first-come, first-served basis and early registration is encouraged. Registration opens early April 2014.



Summer Camps - Clink below for more details

Pre Kamp Vail - Day camp for preschool aged children

Camp Vail - Vail's premier day camp for ages 5 (entering K)-12

Extreme Camp Vail - Adventure packed day camp for ages 8-13

Camp Eco Fun - Hands on learning for ages 4-6 and 7-11

Mad Scientist - Science for inquisitive minds, ages 7-12


New! Jammin' Jazz Kids
July 7-28, 2014

10:15 a.m. - 12 p.m      Mondays
Ages: 8-12 
The Vail Jazz Foundation offers a fun experience for youngsters to learn the fundamentals of jazz through interactive, hands-on activities. Children will play a variety of percussion instruments and experience jazz through rhythm and improvisation. Each session will end with a casual performance. Costs are $15 for Eagle County Students, $20 for out-of-county students.


Summer Camps Registration

Registration opens at 8 am. Monday, April 7. Please click here to print the form, fill it out, and either scan and e-mail it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax it to (907)479-2835.

Community Programming

395 E. Lionshead Circle, Vail, CO

Phone: 970-479-2292

Fax: 970-479-2835

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Community Programming is conveniently located above the Vail Welcome Center at the southwest end of the Lionshead parking structure. It is accessible via the Lionshead stop on the in-town Vail Village/Lionshead bus. By car, from the main Vail roundabout (I-70 exit 176), take South Frontage Road West to the Lionshead parking structure.

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