City Park

Summer Camp 2022

Jr Lifeguard Camp
Jr Lifeguard Camp

Jump into summer with us by signing up for one of our summer camps!

R.E.C. (traditional) summer camps will be done on a first come, first served basis during respective registration periods. No lottery registration will be done this year.

Active Rec Cards are required for all enrollments.

There will be NO automatic qualifications for Financial Assistance. Anyone interested must re-apply and provide required supporting documentation.

We offer two types of camps during the summer season. Recreate, Educate, and Create (R.E.C.) is our traditional summer camp, while we also have a variety of specialty. What's the difference between our R.E.C. and specialty camps?

R.E.C. Camp

Time Frame: approximately 10-week period (May 31 to August 9), Full Day Camp

Price per Participant: $80 for the time frame above

Description: This year will be "A Summer of Champions" for our R.E.C. Camp participants. They will enjoy activities, crafts, games, etc. to go along with the theme. There may be field trips and activities planned safely on-site for all participants to enjoy.

Registration Dates

Now open until full

Specialty Camp

Time Frame: 3 days up to 1 week Half Day and Full Day Camp

Price per Participant: Varies by Camp

Description: Specialty Camps are really just that. Participants will spend the designated time frame enjoying an in-depth exploration of their chosen specialized activity, to include anything from Fine Arts, Sports, and Aquatics related themes.

Registration Dates

Now open until full

Annual Rec Cards

A current Rec Card is required to participate in all summer camp activities. Those with active WebTrac accounts, may purchase and/or renew their Rec Cards online.

Note that teens 13 to 19 years of age qualify for a free Rec Card (Teen Pass). You must visit one of our facilities or call our office to acquire this pass, it cannot be done online.

Summer Camp Financial Assistance

We offer financial assistance to participants 17 and younger who are city residents and qualify financially. The online application for Financial Assistance is open. Applications will only be accepted by submitting the online form. Need instructions?

Financial assistance may be awarded to City of Tampa residents who apply and provide a letter of verification for select state, federal, or county assistance* received for each child, two current proofs of residency, and legal proof of guardianship for each child via one of the following documents only: birth certificate, foster parent letter, or Power of Attorney. Notarized letters for guardianship are not accepted. 

*Free or Reduced Lunch letters will be accepted as proof of assistance.

Online Registration

Still have questions? Call our Summer Hotline at 813-274-3345.