Wednesday, 5 July 2017

City of Ottawa Recreation - All About Summer Camps

Camp Ottawa: Energy, Adventure, Adventure & Swim

If finding summer activities close to home is your priority, check out Camp Ottawa, found around the city with organized games, sports, crafts and special events. Themes ignite the imagination and offer a different program each week. We offer the largest selection of camps in the city, in community centres, recreation complexes, arenas, arts centres and pools. Select from three Camp Ottawa's with options for swimming and outings. We will keep your child on the go and having a blast with new friends!

Register now:

Swimming lessons are included in camp

Camp Swim Explorer:
Love to swim? Improve your skills and strokes with daily Red Cross swimming lessons and leisure swim time. Fun camp games and crafts will round out each day. 

Computers and kids

Creating computer games is a great way to build computer skills this summer.  With one PC to two campers, get half day in the lab and half a day of regular camp activities. Make new friends who share your interests. Many to choose from!

Find your sport

Lots of options for growing your skills and being active this summer. Check out the sports camps offered at many of our facilities.

Dance away your summer

Experiment with different dance styles. Create dance combinations to music and develop basic dance skills with Dance Camp and Urban Dance Camp!

Looking for summer camps available at a specific facility? 

Summer Ice is nice!  Hockey camps across the City

Keep cool this summer while improving your skills in Canada's national sport – hockey! With on and off ice activities, camps are a great way to pick up some tips and increase skating and scoring skills. For recreational and competitive players, we still have spots in our camps offered at arenas across the city

It's not too late!

Find your creative niche at an arts camp this summer. Try your hand at painting, mixed media, pottery, theatre, dance and more, all while staying active. Find the perfect camp at NVAC and NCAC today. 

French camps

The City of Ottawa is offering a large variety of francophone summer camps for children aged between 4 and 12 years old. Bring all your energy to camp for days of adventure and making friends. Sports, games, crafts, special events and much more! Register quickly as spaces are limited!

Kids can Park-ticipate

Children aged four to 10 are invited to drop-in for fun-filled summer days of sports, crafts and games at Park-ticipate locations in rural and urban water parks throughout Ottawa. Check out the schedule for this free activity created by leaders you can trust. Excitement guaranteed! 


In honour of Canada's 150th year, City of Ottawa is introducing the #OttawaFit150 challenge -, 150 special fitness events will take place at participating City of Ottawa recreation facilities throughout 2017.  From yoga in the park to a Zombie Run, you can check out the full schedule of special Ottawa Fit 150 programs, and take advantage of these unique opportunities to get active with us!


As part of #OttawaFit150, you're invited to jump in and swim! Join in on the fun until August 31 to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday by completing the #150BirthdaySwim. Participate by swimming 150m and share your progress with family and friends! At participating swimming facilities only.

Fall 2017 and Winter 2018 registration begins:

Swimming and Aquafitness Programs
  •   Online and touchtone: 9 pm August 14
  •   In person August 15 during regular business hours

All other recreation programs
  •   Online and touchtone: 9 pm August 16
  •   In person August 17 during regular business hours

Is your account information stuck in a time warp?

Times change and so does your personal information. Take a moment to review your recreation account information on and update details wherever necessary. If you have more than one member on your account, confirm that their information is also accurate.

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