2021 Christmas & New Year’s Camps December 1, 2021The holidays are here and school breaks are drawing near! Don't miss out on your chance to enroll your child in once of these Winter Break Camps.Art Camp 504 3113 Royal St., New Orleans Ages: 7-12 Cost: $245 Dates: December 20-23 artcamp504.org Camps include Creative Writing & Illustration, Culinary Arts, Theater, Film, Parade, Mixed Media, and Dungeons & Dragons.Arts & Crafts Camp at Posh Paint Pub, the Pottery Painting Studio 3218 Taft Park, Metairie Ages: 5-8 and 9-12 Cost: Varies Dates: December 20-24, December 27-31, January 3-7 poshpaintpub.com They paint pottery and canvases, and build with clay from 9 a.m.-noon. They also make wacky crafts and their own jewelry from 1-3 p.m. All day is an option, too.Art Time Mandeville Holiday Workshop 705 Asbury Dr., Mandeville Ages: Kindergarten-8th Grade Cost: $35-50/day Dates: December 20-23 arttime.biz Each student will draw or paint along with friends and bring home paintings, stuffed animals and decorated pillows.Audubon Zoo Winter Camp 6500 Magazine St., New Orleans Ages: 4-6 and 6-older Cost: $280-310 Dates: December 27-31 audubonnatureinstitute.org Includes animal encounters, hands-on science explorations, animal-themed movement activities, and nature art.Camps at NOLA Jesters, presented by Raising Cane’s 127-139 East Dr., New Orleans Ages: 8-14 Cost: $175 Dates: December 20-24 nolajesters.com Camps are designed to provide a fun learning experience that gives youth players a taste of a dedicated soccer experience with high-level soccer coaching from the New Orleans Jesters players and technical staff. Each camp includes foot skills, technical drills, small-sided games, and coached scrimmages.Cascade Stables at Audubon Park Winter Riding Camp 3526 Upperline St., New Orleans Ages: 5 & older Cost: $80/day Dates: December 26-28, January 2-4 cascadestables.net Includes riding or driving twice daily, grooming horses, tacking horses, horse and equipment care, mounted and unmounted games, crafts, horsemanship skills and safety, and equine trivia.Culinary Kids Holiday Camp 915 Marigny Ave. Mandeville Ages: 5-12 Cost: $75/day Dates: December 20-23 & 27-30 culinarykidsns.com Kids cook their own breakfast, lunch, snacks, and desserts; make drinks; enjoy gardening; meet guest visitors with treats; conduct science experiments, play indoor/outdoor games; and have great fun with friends.Franco’s Mandeville Christmas & Winter Break Camp 100 Bon Temps Roule, Mandeville Ages: 5-13 Cost: $50/day Dates: December 20-24 & December 27-31 francosmandeville.com Children enjoy fun activities in a safe environment.Junction Place Sportsplex Winter Break All Sports Camp 5620 Crawford St., Elmwood Ages: 5-12 Cost: Varies Dates: December 20-24 & December 27-31 junctionplacesportsplex.com This is the perfect camp for boys and girls who enjoy movement, or who need a little motivation to get moving. Housed indoors at Junction Place Sportsplex, who wouldn't have fun playing and learning new games in a safe and controlled environment? KidCam Camp: Aurora United Methodist Holiday Camp 3300 Eton St., New Orleans Ages: PreK4-13 Cost: $40/day Dates: December 20-23 & December 27-31 kidcamcamp.org Activities will include indoor and outdoor games, gym play in the full-size air-conditioned gym, holiday-themed arts and crafts, science, and culinary crafts. Meals can be brought or purchased at camp; snacks will be provided.New Orleans JCC Uptown Winter Mini Camp 5342 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans Ages: K-5 Cost: $350/week, members only Dates: December 20-24 and December 27-31, must register for whole week nojcc.org/minicamp Staff will guide participants through an active day filled with group activities, creative arts, athletic games, and more. Bring a bagged lunch and wear closed-toe shoes so you can take part in all of the fun. Upturn Arts Winter Wonderland Camp 1719 Toledano St., New Orleans Ages: 5-12 Cost: $15-60/day Dates: December 17 & 20-23 upturnarts.org Collection of fantasy-themed dances, art lessons, acting, and singing opportunities. This camp will feature shared spaces to create and artistically interact with one another.¡Vamonos NOLA! Oasis Espanol Holiday Camp 600 Eleonore St., New Orleans Ages: 5-10 Cost: Varies Dates: December 20-24 & December 27-31 vamonosnola.com ¡Vamonos NOLA! is your Spanish language vacation camp destination. Your camper will make friends and build memories while laying a foundation of multilingualism.Vue Crew Holiday Camp 7 Bamboo Rd., New Orleans Ages: 5-10 Cost: $85 Dates: December 21-23 longuevue.com School’s out! Kids can spend holiday-week mornings at Longue Vue, developing gardening skills and learning how plants and gardens are connected to holiday celebrations around the world. Enrollment is strictly limited to 12 students per session, and all CDC-recommended safety protocols will be observed.YMCA West St. Tammany Christmas Break Camp 71256 Francis Rd., Covington Ages: 5-14 Cost: $35-45/day Dates: December 20-23 & December 27-30 (985) 893-9622 Activities include festive stories, songs, crafts, active play, sports, and seasonal-themed educational play. Bring lunch, two snacks, and a water bottle.YMCA East Jefferson Fall Holiday Camp 6691 Riverside Dr., Metairie Ages: 5-12 Cost: $35-45/day Dates: December 20-24 & December 27-31 (504) 888-9622 Activities include festive stories, songs, crafts, active play, sports, and seasonal-themed educational play. Did we miss including your child's favorite camp? Email us today and let us know.