Art, Music & Performance Camps

Arts and music programs help build self-confidence.
They help children develop communication and language skills, increase creativity, and improve self-esteem. The arts also expose children to exciting topics like history, geography, math, science, and technology that they might not come into contact with otherwise.

In these camps, kids can explore outside their comfort zone, appraise new situations, think outside the box, express their thoughts and ideas, solve problems, cope with performance and presentation fears, and build trust and self-reliance.

On with the show!

ESTEAM Learning Labs
DescriptionBoth parents and students love ESTEAM LEARNING LABS programs!

Summer Camps allow students to engage their brains with hands-on activities and learn new skills daily. Exciting and Fun programs like Movie Making, Engineering, and coding Robots, Acting, Visual Art, and Board Game Creation! Our Camps develop skills in analytical thinking, public speaking, creative expression, teamwork, and conflict management.

It’s so fun they don’t know they are learning.
Camps/DatesDates vary per location
Monday – Friday
June 3rd – August 2nd
12 Lake Dr, Round Rock
ROUND ROCK PARKS & REC @ Allen Baca Center
301 W Bagdad Ave, Round Rock,
ROUND ROCK ISD @ Linda Herrington Elementary
2850 Paloma Lake Blvd
ROUND ROCK ISD @ Chandler Oaks Elementary
3800 Stone Oak Dr
ROUND ROCK ISD @ Elsa England Elementary
8801 Pearson Ranch Rd
YMCA Round Rock
1801 N Interstate Hwy 35, Round Rock
Contact[email protected]
Cost$245.00 1/2 Day to $435.00 Full Day

Austin Scottish Rite Theater
DescriptionAustin Scottish Rite Theater is pleased to offer weekly summer camps in Acting, Puppetry, Stage Combat, Advanced Theater and Improvisation! Ages vary from our younger (6-9) camps, to camps geared towards middle school aged campers (10-14), there’s something for everyone!
Camps/DatesWeekly camps starting from June 3 through Aug 2, 2024.
LocationAustin Scottish Rite Theater
207 W 18th St
Austin, TX 78701
Contact[email protected]
CostOne-Week Camp: $300 per camper
Two-Week Camp: $600 per camper
Payment plans and sibling discounts available.

Badgerdog Creative Writing Camps
DescriptionFor more than 10 years, Badgerdog’s Creative Writing Summer Camp has given Austin youth a space to fall in love with writing, discover authentic self-expression, learn from a professional writer, and publish original work.

Each spring break and summer, Badgerdog hosts writing workshops for rising 3rd- through 12th-graders. These fun and challenging workshops allow students to work closely with a professional writer as they explore the arts of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and playwriting. All campers experience the joy of reading, writing, and sharing their original work.
Camps/DatesMarch 11-15, June 3-21, and July 8-26
LocationGriffin School, Meridian World School, Austin International School, Trinity Episcopal School, Ann Richards School
Contact[email protected]
Cost$250-550 depending on length of camp

DescriptionGet “Crazy for Creativity” this Summer with Art camps at Cordovan Art school!! Select from super fun, weekly themed camps: Live animals, video game art, fantasy art, space art, pets, Pokemon, sea life, anime, and more! Experience mixed media like chalk, pencil, pastels, watercolors, acrylic, pottery wheel, clay, and pottery painting. Thousands of kids attend Cordovan Art Camps each summer. Let this be the summer your kids attend what has been voted “The Best Art Camp in Austin”! Kids 6-16 / Half and Full-Day Camps / Extended Care Available / Enroll Today!
Camps/DatesMay 28 – August 16th
LocationRound Rock, Georgetown, Cedar Park, NW Austin, SW Austin
Contact[email protected] / 512-275-4040

DescriptionHey Round Rock Mommys, is your child CREATIVE? Enrich their skills with one of our CREATIVE-TECH CAMPS. Creator Camp is back for summer 2024!
At a Glance:
– Ages 6-13
– 2-day to 5-day courses
– Camps starting at $169
– Hands-on classes in Filmmaking, Animation, YouTube Production, Minecraft Coding, Music, Roblox, and more!
Registration opens March 1st, get on the waitlist today! Loved by thousands of kids, Creator Camp provides the perfect safe space to create MOVIES, GAMES, AND VIDEOS, helping kids discover what they’re truly passionate about. All while making friends, learning technical skills, and having real fun!
Camps/DatesJune, July, August
LocationRockbridge Church – 2001 W New Hope Dr, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Austin Vineyard Church – 13208 Morris Rd, Austin, TX 78729
Contact[email protected]
Cost$169 – $269

School of Rock Round Rock
DescriptionEach Summer School of Rock offers music camps and workshops perfect for musicians of all skill levels (age 5+) who play guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and vocals. Check out our website for more details!
Camps/DatesRock 101 (June 10th – June 14th)
Metal (June 17th – June 21st)
Rookies (June 17th – June 21st)
Rock 101 (June 24th – June 28th)
Best of the 90’s (July 8th – July 12th)
Rookies (July 8th – July 12th)
Rock 101 (July 15th – July 19th)
Songwriting (July 22nd- July 26th)
Recording/Production (July 22nd – July 26th)
Rock 101 (July 29th – August 2nd)
LocationSchool of Rock Round Rock
4500 E Palm Valley Blvd #136, Round Rock, TX 78665
Contact[email protected]
Cost$315 – $590

DescriptionWhen school is out, our curtain goes up! At the Georgetown Palace Theatre, from June 3 – August 11, incoming 1st- 12th graders can experience the rush of rehearsing and performing a fully produced show — with costumes, props, sets, lights, and sound — in just TWO WEEKS! No previous experience needed — everyone gets a role! There are FIVE sessions to choose from over the summer, with different shows for separate age groups in each session, all led by performing arts professionals. Camps run Monday through Friday from 9:00am – 4:00pm. Early drop-off and late pick-up are available for small fees. Performances are scheduled for the weekend following each two-week session, and campers receive a limited number of tickets to invite family or friends to come see their show!
Camps/DatesJune 3 – August 11 (in FIVE sessions, 2 weeks each)
LocationThe Georgetown Palace Theatre’s Doug Smith Performance Center
206 W. 2nd St.
Georgetown, TX 78626
(on the corner of Rock St and 2nd St, across from El Monumento restaurant)
[email protected]
Contact[email protected]
CostThe cost of each two-week camp is $575 per camper. (That’s less than $290 per week!)

Birchwood Music Company
DescriptionSteps to the Stage summer camps teach you what you need to know when going into the rehearsal and performance process of a show.
These camps are the perfect transition from children’s theater into community theater or professional theater.
Our students will learn how to read music, harmonize, work with a scene partner, pick up choreography, and shine confidently on stage!
All students enrolled in our summer camps are guaranteed a spot in “Seussical.”
Camps/DatesSteps to the Stage: Just Getting Started – June 3-14 from 9:00am-12:00pm
Steps to the Stage: Into the Thick of It – June 17-28 from 9:00am-12:00pm
Location4 Galloping Road
Round Rock, TX 78681
Contact[email protected]
Cost$570 per student
Siblings are $100 off with code STEPS100

DescriptionAustin’s favorite theatre camp for kids is in 16 locations this summer, including 3 in Round Rock, so they are always close to you! Ages 4-18 choose a theme from Super Mario Bros, Barbie & Friends, Encanto, Matilda, Star Wars, Swiftly Taylor, Acting for TV & Film, and many more!!
Camps/DatesMay 27-August 16
LocationBalcones Woods – Dancers Workshop
Cedar Park/620 – Live Oak Unitarian Church
Cedar Park/Leander – Cedar Park Dance Company
Crestview –  Violet Crown City Church
Downtown –  Headwaters Studio
Highland – The Linc
Lakeway – 620 Dance Centre
Mueller – Lark Studios
Northwest Hills – Magellan International School
Oak Hill – Oak Hill United Methodist
Pflugerville – Dance Elements
Round Rock West – The Dance Spot
Round Rock North‑ The Dance Gallery
Westgate/Lamar – Balance Dance Studios
Westlake A – Transfiguration Greek Orthodox
Contact[email protected]
Cost$295 – Half Day
$395 – Full Day
Capital City Guitar Camp
DescriptionWeeklong day-camp for classical guitarists ages 7-14. BEGINNERS PACKAGE includes brand new guitar! This week-long day camp in Brushy Creek offers a supportive environment to share unforgettable experiences with other kids of all talent levels. Absolute Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced players are all welcome with classes tailored towards their interests/experience. Daily concerts by unbelievable guest musicians, unique presentations/activities every day, top-level instruction by award winning teachers, learn music, make friends, perform for others, including a student finale concert at the end of camp week! Check out our gallery at to see our activities/adventures!
Camps/DatesJune 10th-15th, (Camp is held Monday through Friday, 830 am – 2pm at with a student concert on Saturday at 10am)
LocationCommunity Church, 4300 Sam Bass Rd, Round Rock, TX 78681
Contact[email protected]
CostAbsolute beginner guitar package: $465 – Includes a brand new classical guitar and gig bag valued at over $200.
Single student enrollment for students who already have a guitar: $345
Sibling rate: $100 discount for subsequent siblings
*Enrollment fee includes all concerts and events, sheet music, and a free camp tee-shirt

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