Summer Art Camp (Grades One to Six)

Summer Camp Fun


Your young artist will love summer art camp at the zoo, which includes all the same fun-filled activities as other zoo camps, as well as some exciting, zoo-related art projects. Art activities are taught by an experienced camp leader and art specialist. Art camp is available for children in grades one to three; or grades four to six.

For children in grades 1-3 and grades 4-6 in the 2017/2018 school year.

Art Camp (Grades One to Six)

Date: Weekly, July 3 – August 24, 2018 (different weeks for grades 1 - 3 and grades 4 - 6)

Grades 1-3 (in the 2017/2018 school year):

  • July 3 - 6
  • July 9 - 13
  • July 16 - 20
  • August 13-17
  • August 20-24

Grades 4-6 (in the 2017/2018 school year):

  • July 23-27
  • July 30 - August 3
  • August 7-10

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


$295 for the regular 5 day weeks
$236 for the shortened weeks of July 3-6 and August 7-10
Children with a Calgary Zoo Connect, Engage or Inspire membership receive a 10% discount

Once registration is complete, please click here for important program information.

Additional Information

  • Camps run weekly through the summer holidays. There are two shortened weeks due to long weekends making the weeks of July 3-6 and August 7-10 short, 4 day weeks which will be at a lower, prorated cost.
  • A special Calgary Zoo summer camp hat is included with every registration.
  • All camps include the opportunity to meet and/or touch smaller animals.
  • All school-age camps include at least one behind-the-scenes, ‘zookeeper experience’.
  • Boxed lunches are available if purchased at time of registration.
  • A before and after care service is available and can be booked at time of registration.
    • Before care from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. at $50 per week
    • After care from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. at $50 per week
  • Click here for our frequently asked questions.


All tickets purchased are non-refundable and non-transferable to another event or future program date. Unauthorized duplication or sale is prohibited. The Calgary Zoo is not responsible for unauthorized duplication or lost tickets.