2017 Summer Camps

With over 130 camps, there is no reason for your kids to be bored this summer!  View our Summer Camp Guide for all the details! 

You may register online OR in person
at Cornelius Town Hall.

Use the link below to browse our online catalog of camps.

           Register now

Cornelius Summer Camps 2017 Brochure

We are grateful to our
Gold Sponsor:

UDA Cornelius


Half/Partial Day Camps

Summer Arts & Recreation Camps

Over 60 camps half-day (3-hour) in disciplines including ceramics, culinary arts, crafts, drawing, painting and sculpture. Explore classic techniques or create art based on modern themes, such as CSI, LEGOs, Minecraft, Star Wars, Pokemon,  and Moana. Camps are offered in the mornings and afternoons for boys and girls, ages 4 to 16. REGISTER ONLINE or in person at Cornelius Town Hall and the Cornelius Arts Center.
View/download our Summer Arts & Recreation Camps Registration Form & Planning Grid.


Summer Sports Camps 


We partner with Huntersville Parks & Recreation to offer over 60 half-day (3-hour) and mini camps (2-hour) in a variety of sports, including baseball, basketball, bowling, cheerleading, disc golf, football, golf, lacrosse, pickleball, sailing, sand volleyball, soccer, softball, speed & agility, T-ball, tennis, volleyball and water sports. New this year: performance training for teens! Camps are offered in the mornings and afternoons for boys and girls, ages 4 to 16. REGISTER ONLINE at Cornelius Town Hall.
View/download our Summer Sports Camps Registration Form & Planning Grid.

Full-Day Camps

Summer Day Camps

 - These camps are currently sold out and a waiting list has started... Check out our list of full-day camp alternatives here.

Need a full day filled for your child? These full-day summer camps include games, crafts, field trips and fun! Each week explores a different theme. For these camps only, Cornelius residents will have a two-week registration head start.  Camps are offered 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. for boys and girls, ages 6 to 12. Cornelius residents may join the waiting lists now. 

Non-residents may join the waiting lists beginning March 15.

CORNELIUS PARENTS, PLEASE REMEMBER THAT YOU NEED TO PROVIDE PROOF OF RESIDENCY TO OUR OFFICE (21445 Catawba Ave) BY MAY 1. BEHAVIORAL CONTRACTS & FINAL PAYMENTS ARE ALSO DUE BY MAY 1. Documents may also be mailed to PO Box 399, Cornelius; faxed to 704-896-2462; or emailed to parc@cornelius.org

Behavioral Contract (required for day campers only)

Therapeutic Recreation Camp​s

We partner with Mecklenburg County to bring full-day camps to citizens of Cornelius who are living with a disability. Learn more about the 2017 Northern Adventures Full Day Summer Camps for ages 6-21.