Spring Into Fun
Destin Community Center will offer a Spring into Fun Camp for ages 5 through 12 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with lunch at 11:30 a.m. during local spring break March 19-23. Preregistration is required. Cost is $70/residents and $80/non-residents. Daily rates are $20/residents and $30/non-residents. Lunch and snacks are provided. There will be water days, a park day (weather permitting), different games, crafts, activities, and snacks. To sign up or for more information, call 654-5184 or email Bmiller@cityofdestin.com.
Biophilia Day Camp
Want your kids to get a hands-on educational experience during spring break. Check out Biophilia’s one day Wednesday day camp on March 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Campers will take park in dip-netting in the pond, hiking nature trails, meeting animals, exploring the museum, experiencing interactive exhibits and making crafts using nature materials.
This day camp is for kids ages 5 through 12 and cost is $45 per camper. The E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center is at 4956 State Hwy. 20 East in Freeport. To register, visit www.eowilsoncenter.org or call 850-835-1824.
Gulfarium Sunset Camp
This camp is for the marine life lovers and as a bonus will afford parents a night out during the week-long spring break mayhem. Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park on Okaloosa island is hosting their popular Sunset Camp from 4-9 p.m. March 22 and 29.
The Sunset Camp includes a dockside encounter with a dolphin, a walk and explore along the beach at dusk, ocean-themed activities, a scavenger hunt, and dinner at Seal Harbor.
Sunset Camp is open to children ages 6 through 14 and costs $89 per child. For more information, visit www.gulfarium.com/sunset_camp.
ECTC's Camp Broadway
If you have any budding thespians in your care, sign them up for the Emerald Coast Theatre Company’s Camp Broadway.
As the name states, the theme of this year’s camp is Broadway tunes and children in grades 2-5 will learn Broadway songs and dance choreography to go along with them.
Emerald Coast Theatre Company is in suite 560 in Grand Boulevard in Miramar Beach. Camp Broadway runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 19-23 with a special performance for parents on the last day of camp.
Cost for the camp is $150 for the week. For more information, visit www.emeraldcoasttheatre.org or call 850-684-0323.
Resolute Martial Arts
Dubbed the Ultimate Spring Break Camp, Resolute Martial Arts in Destin is offering a week-long program from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 19-23 for kids ages 5 and up. Cost is $169 per child.
The program includes daily art projects, NERF wars, dodge-ball and, of course, karate.
Resolute Martial Arts is at 4014 Commons Drive West, Suite 120 in Destin. For more information, visit www.resolutemartialarts.com/ or call 850-797-4434.
Hoofbeats Equestrian Program
Are your kids interested in equestrian showmanship? Check out Hoofbeats Equestrian Program’s Spring Break Camp from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 19-23.
Kids ages 5 to 15 years of age can take part in daily horse riding lessons, general horse care practices and learn about equestrian nutrition and anatomy. During lunch, campers also engage in games with another riding lesson in the afternoon. Cost for the week is $325 per camper.
Hoofbeats Equestrian Program is at 9246 Hwy. 20 West in Freeport. For more information, call 850-218-6352.