March Break Camps Your Kids Will Love
There's loads to choose from
Simcoe County has a variety of day camps to keep children active and engaged during the upcoming March Break. Here are some of the options available.
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Indoor March Break Camps
If you’re looking for March Break Camps that are mostly indoors, here are some you should check out!
MacLaren Arts Centre
The March Break Mash-Up camp at MacLaren is a great way for kids 6 to 11 to get in touch with their creativity. Projects will include sculpture, painting, and drawing, among others. The camp runs Monday to Friday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM and costs $280 for the week. Before and aftercare options are also available.
Barrie Kempettes Gymnastics Club
Barrie Kempettes’ March Break camp is for children in JK or higher. It’s a great way to keep your kids active during the March Break with fun games, crafts, and gymnastics. The cost per day is $53.
Talk Is Free Theatre
This week-long theatre camp offers fun activities aimed at teaching improvisation, character building, and scene study. The camp runs from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, with additional before and aftercare options. The cost of the camp is $190.
Simcoe County Museum
The Simcoe County Museum is offering themed day camps throughout the week, with themes like Ticket to Ride, Great White North, Game of Champions, It’s Maple Time, and Sole Survivor. Children can enroll for the whole week or choose the themes that interest them the most and come on those days.
Barrie Colts Hockey Camp
Children aged 7 to 12 can up their hockey game while having fun with Barrie Colts Hockey Camp. The camp runs Monday and Tuesday from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM and costs $99.99 per day, including lunch. Kids will get to train, meet Colts players, watch them practice, and get a tour of the dressing rooms.
Kids of all ages and skill levels can enjoy trampolining, pit and airbag time, obstacle courses, and cooperative games at Vertical Zone. Children can be registered for single days or the whole week, with additional before and aftercare available at an extra cost. No previous jumping experience is required.
Dinoland is the ultimate March Break destination for kids aged 4 and above. This indoor playground offers an extensive range of fun activities, crafts, and playtime with over 12,000 sq ft of space. The center is open from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM throughout March Break, with the option of before and after-care services for parents who require more flexibility.
Outdoor March Break Camps
If you’d like to send your kids to a camp where they can make the most of the winter weather, while it’s here, check out these camps:
Snow Valley Ski Resort
This camp is designed for children aged 3 to 14 and offers a fun experience on the slopes. The cost of the camp varies depending on lunch options, equipment rentals, and lift ticket options.
Tiffin Conservation Centre
Kids aged 5 to 12 can enjoy outdoor exploration, STEM activities, shelter building, animal tracking, winter games and crafts, and more. The camp runs from March 13 to 17, from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, with before and aftercare available for an additional cost.
Hardwood Ski and Bike
March Break Madness is returning to Hardwood Ski and Bike, offering children a day of cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, tobogganing, and more. Each day costs $65 and includes snowshoes, lunch, tickets, and snacks.
Wye Marsh’s March Break camp is open to children aged 6 to 12 and offers cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, shelter building, and other activities. The camp runs from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, with themes including Wild Detectives, Where Birding Begins, Wet n’ Scaly, Wilderness Survival, and Sweetwater Harvest. The cost of the camp is $250 for the week.
Scanlon Creek Nature Centre
The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority is offering March Break Camp for children aged 4 to 12. Kids will learn to kicksled, track wildlife, and use technology in nature, among other activities.