The school year is ending soon, which means one thing: summer! We know many of you are looking for things to do this summer to entertain young children. We’ve compiled a list of summer camps and activities for children in Northern Colorado happening summer 2021.

Little Angels and Pony Pals

Children will have the opportunity to groom, saddle, ride, and feed ponies. Lunch and craft time are included, as well as a visit to the petting zoo with mini donkeys, mini pigs, bunnies, and dwarf goats.

Where: 200 E. County Road 66 Fort Collins, CO 80524

When: May 27, June 3, June 17, July 22, July 29; drop-off 9 a.m., pickup 2 p.m.

Cost: $85 per child per day camp

Ages: 4-7 years old

Contact:, (970) 566-2193


Fort Collins School of Rock Rookies Camp

Beginners will learn about different rock instruments and begin their introduction to music theory and appreciation.

Where: 215 E. Foothills Parkway, Suite 720, Fort Collins, CO 80525

When: June 7-June 11, 2021; 9 a.m. drop off, 12 p.m. pickup | July 12-July 16, 2021; 9 a.m. drop off, 12 p.m. pickup

Cost: $295 per student

Ages: 5-7 years old

Contact: (970) 236-7625


Playcrafter Kids Camp

Camps are rooted in musical theater with an emphasis on drama, music, dance, and crafts to teach confidence, emotional regulation, self awareness, teamwork, and collaboration.

Where: Fort Collins, CO 80521

When: June 7-11; June 21-25; June 28-July 1; July 12-16; July 26-30

Full day or half day available (8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. or 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.)

Cost: $155-195 per child per camp

Ages: 4-10, depending on camp

Contact:, (970) 286-0639


Literacy Together Super Reader Camp

Literacy Together uses a multisensory approach to give strategies to students with dyslexia or who struggle with reading and writing. Camps are also available for older children.

Where: Virtual or in-person in Fort Collins

When: Camps begin June 1 and July 1, each including 8 1-hour sessions

Cost: $200 per child

Ages: entering 1st grade in 2021-22 school year (Yellow Super Readers level)

Contact:, (970) 581-3176


Sproutin’ Up Farm Camp

Kids will learn about plants, bugs, pollination, crops, and farm animals. Facility includes hiking trails, a playground, and fishing.

Where: Sproutin’ Up CSA Farm, at the end of Hickory Street in Fort Collins (closest building is address 520)

When: June 21-25 or August 2-6; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. daily

Cost: $200 per child

Ages: 5-11 years old (must be 5 years old by July 1)

Contact: (970) 391-2613


Colorado State University K-12 Youth Sport Camps

Active summer fun for kids 5-13 years old is provided by the university all summer long. There are 16 sports to choose from, with camps ranging from one week to four weeks long, and payment is per week.

Where: Varies – CSU Main Campus, CSU Mountain Campus, and Fort Collins Country Club

When: Summerlong day camps; May 25-August 13, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday for most camps (tennis, golf, and special adventure camp times vary)

Cost: All one-week camps except tennis and golf are $190 per child. Tennis, golf, and longer camps available ranging from $75-415. $50 deposit required for all camps. Early bird registration discount available before May 7.

Ages: 5-13 years old

Contact:, (970) 491-3183


Edge Sports Center Multi-Sport Day Camp

Grades K-5 will learn the basics of 2-5 different sports every day. For each sport, children will receive an explanation of field layout, equipment and rules and have a chance to put these into practice with small games.

Where: Edge Sports Center, 4450 Denrose Court, Fort Collins, CO 80524

When: 8 sessions available – June 1-4; June 14-18; June 21-25; June 28-July 2; July 12-16; July 26-30; August 2-6; August 9-13

  • Half-day option available from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Full-day option available from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Cost: $30-55 per day

Ages: Grades K-12

Contact:, (970) 472-0048


Rivendell School Summer Enrichment Programs

Programs are open to all children – need not be students of Rivendell. Preschool camps accommodate kids 3-4 years old and run 4 or 5 days each all summer. Topics and themes change with each camp. Camps for older children are also available.

Where: The Rivendell School, 1800 E. Prospect Road, Fort Collins, CO 80525

When: Camps run for several 4 or 5 days each, all throughout summer

Cost: $65 per child per day

Ages: Preschool camps for 3-4 years old; other camps available for children 5-12 years old

Contact: (970) 493-9052


Boys and Girls Clubs of Larimer County Summer Program

Boys and Girls Clubs provide academic and physical enrichment with arts and recreation. Programs are designed to be low cost and available to all. Financial assistance is available. Donations are encouraged.

Where: Estes Park, Fort Collins, Loveland, and Wellington

When: Programs are summerlong, Monday-Friday, hours vary by city but programs are full-day

Cost: $0-100 per child; donations are encouraged

Ages: Program lists all ages but can vary by location

Contact: Contact information for each city and facility available at the link below


City of Fort Collins Camp FunQuest

This state-licensed childcare program keeps children engaged when school is out of session. Unique activities including games, crafts, S.T.E.M., and field trips are designed with childrens’ age and developmental stage in mind.

Where: Multiple locations in Fort Collins

When: Programs operate Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost: Varies by camp, from $120-200 per week. $30 registration required.

Ages: 5-16 years old

Contact:, (970) 221-6357


Mighty Camps at Genesis Health Clubs

Mighty Camps seek to maximize fun, keep kids active, and teach essential life skills with sports, field trips, and team building activities.

Where: Multiple locations in Fort Collins

When: Must register here to see enrollment options.

Cost: Must register to see pricing.

Ages: 5-12 years old

Contact: Request information using this contact form or select one of four Fort Collins locations to see each location’s contact information.


Loveland Sports and Academic Day Camp

Loveland Sports and Academic Day Camp is a non-profit group dedicated to helping families by providing constructive out-of-school sports learning programs for school age children going into first grade through 6th graders.

Where: Thompson Valley High School, 1669 Eagle Drive, Loveland, CO 80537

When: Weekly camps held throughout the summer

Cost: $125-165 per week ($50 registration fee required); discounts available

Ages: 6-12 years old (must turn 6 during the summer)



Story Time with Miss Andrea

Andrea of Windsor, CO, hosts a virtual story time for children every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10 a.m. Story time features books, songs, music and dancing.

Where: Online (see link below)

When: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Contact: N/A


First Friday Art Walk

A monthly, self-guided walking tour in downtown Fort Collins the first Friday of each month from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. From fine to funky, First Friday Art Walk showcases a spectrum of artistic styles to entertain and engage amateurs and art aficionado of all ages, interests and backgrounds.

Where: Downtown Fort Collins

When: First Friday of each month from 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Contact: Downtown Development Authority, (970) 484-6500


Fort Collins Foodie Walk

The Fort Collins Foodie Walk features 12 of Old Town’s finest culinary shops, as they stay open late on the 3rd Friday of each month for interactive showcases, seasonal flavors, and exciting taste experiences!

Where: Downtown Fort Collins

When: Third Friday of every month, from 5 p.m.-8 p.m.

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Contact: Downtown Development Authority, (970) 484-6500


Magical and Mythical Animals in Human Imagination Exhibit

The exhibition will highlight the visions of magical creatures through the eyes of children around the world. The drawings were selected from more than 160 artworks submitted by children from 12 different countries. The Museum is open with free admission by appointment Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Appointments are available for up to five people in a group.

Where: Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures, 200 West Mountain Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80521

When: June 2-July 24, 2021

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages, especially children

Contact: For reservations, please email or call 970-221-4600.


Enjoy all NoCo has to offer this summer and keep kids entertained, engaged, and ready for the next school year!

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