Summer Programs and Camps

Summer Programs (summer camp)

Parks and Recreation summer camps offer dynamic, enriching recreational opportunities for youth. The activities conducted in the camps will contribute to the physical, social and mental growth of each participant. We look forward to seeing your child this summer!


Tentative 2019 Summer Dates are June 3-August 2. Further information will be available in 2019. 

Resident registration April 29 | Non-Resident registration April 30


General Information

    • All participants must wear comfortable clothing and closed-toe shoes and bring their own lunch.
    • Youth must be the appropriate age by the first day of each session.
    • All camps are drop-in format and are not licensed child care programs.
    • Limited financial assistance is available to Scottsdale residents More information.

Youth Camps

Grades 1-5. Youth will participate in sports and fitness activities, arts & crafts, science experiments, and group games. There will be excursions and special events days. 


  • Echo Canyon - 4330 N 62nd St 
  • Cocopah - 6615 E Cholla St 
  • Desert Canyon - 10203 E McDowell Mountain Ranch Rd
  • Horizon - 15444 N 100th Street

    Check out our fun 2018 Summer Excursions! 


    Youth Sports Camps

    This is a high energy sports and activity camp, in a fun environment for kids in grade 1-8. Please make sure that you register for the appropriate age group. Camp runs from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Monday - Friday. 


    • Mohave Middle School - 8490 E Jackrabbit Rd

    Teen Camps

    Grades 6-8. Teen programs offer dynamic and enriching recreational opportunities while providing your teen with a safe, comfortable and fun atmosphere to express themselves, meet others, and be physically active. 


      • Desert Canyon Elementary School - 10203 E McDowell Mountain Ranch Rd
      • Cocopah Middle School - 6615 E Cholla St
      • Echo Canyon Elementary School - 4330 N 62nd St

    For more information, including dates and times, register online or call 480-312-2329.

    Contact Information

    City of Scottsdale - Youth Development
    8625 E. Mountain View Road
    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
    P: 480-312-2584

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