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South Bay Summer Camps

There are terrific Summer Camps all over Los Angeles, and parents in the South Bay communities of Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach, Torrance, Hermosa Beach, El Segundo, Rolling Hills, Palos Verdes, and Hawthorne can check out this list when planning their kids’ Summer.

There are all kinds of Summer Camps in the South Bay. You can choose a Beach Camp, Surf Camp, Sports Camp, Dance Camp, Arts Camp, or all-around Fun Summer Camp for your kids.

And be sure to check out our Summer Fun Camp Fair – South Bay – on Sunday, March 1st at the Bay Club El Segundo.

And if you’re looking for Camps in other parts of SoCal, check out our giant list of over 500 Summer Camps in Los Angeles right here.

Featured South Bay Camps

the little gym torrance summer camp

The Little Gym Summer Quest Camps
21203A Hawthorne Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503
310-543-2333
[email protected]

Day camp at The Little Gym of Torrance is for 3-8 year olds and gives your kid the summer camp experience without the bug bites, poison ivy and week-long commitments. Combining fun physical activity including gymnastics, games, and arts & crafts, we’ll help your child beat the summer heat by staying cool at The Little Gym. Half day and full day camp options are available.


Broadway Camps for kids at emerging Arts

Broadway Camps for Kids
Emerging Artists
3916 Sepulveda Blvd., Torrance, CA 90505
562-546-3119
[email protected]

These one and two week-long camps are all about the stage! Your child will enjoy learning musical theatre skills with the ability to showcase them at the end of camp in a mini musical performance for family and friends.
Week 1: June 22nd-26th 12:30pm-4:30pm Ages 3-7 years $160/child
Week 2: July 20th-24th 12:30pm-4:30pm Ages 3-7 years $160/child
Week 3 & 4: August 3rd-14th 8:30am-3:00pm *This is a two week camp, not including weekends **Installment payments and sibling discount available Ages 5-12 years $390/child


South Bay Summer Camps

All Girls Empowerment Summer Camp

Type: Camps for Girls, Dance, Day Camp, Martial Arts, Open 2020, South Bay Camp, Sports, Teen

Description:

Parents like you LOVE our Empowerment Summer Camp for Girls! Open for girls ages 6 to 17. We offer 2 locations: Culver City and Torrance!

“EM·POW·ER·MENT”
the process of becoming stronger and more confident, especially in controlling one’s life and claiming one’s rights.

Our Camp Offers Amazing Programs:
• Women’s Self Defense Training
• Water sports lessons (kayaking, sailing, stand up paddle boarding)
• Healthy Relationship / Safe Dating Workshops (Teens)
• Character Development Workshop
• Self Confidence Workshop
• Bully Prevention Workshop
• Dance Classes
•Meditation Classes
• Nutrition Classes
• Core Strengthening Workout
• Assertiveness Training
• Outdoor Sports
• And More Fun activities!

Mom’s Testimonial:
“The topics discussed and skills they learned are crucial for their upcoming years in middle school and beyond.  You and your staff have a very important job and you all do it with grace, humility, and intelligence. I will be recommending you to all our friends. Keep up the good work!”

~ Belinda

The Camp is a high energy, fun, safe, and empowering!

The Camp meets from Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm. Extended hours: 7:30am and 6:00pm. Camp locations: Culver City and Torrance.

Hosted by SHIELD Women’s Self Defense System®. SHIELD has been featured across the world on BBC World News, E! Entertainment, Hallmark, BuzzFeed, France24, NBC, CBS, ABC, Fox, Telemundo, Univision, and more.

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AQUA SURF School

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Open 2020, South Bay Camp, Sports, Surfing, Teen

Description:

AQUA SURF School provides safe, fun and educational surf camps for kids and teens ages 5 to 17. Our students develop lifelong skills, lasting memories and treasured friendships.

We’ve got locations in Santa Monica, Manhattan Beach, and Redondo Beach!

Our instructors tailor the experience based on the needs of each individual, while maintaining a group/family-style atmosphere.  We accommodate complete beginners to kids and teens learning at a pro-level.

We encourage everyone to have fun, let loose and be themselves.  It’s especially important for young people to learn surfing and water safety skills in a protected environment.  With this combination, our camps are an experience they will cherish forever.

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CAMP AWESOME®

Type: Beach, Day Camp, South Bay Camp, Virtual Camps & Classes

Description:

Camp Awesome® is a drop off only beach summer program for children ages 4-13. Camp curriculum consists of play, leisure, sports, arts and crafts, water activities, exercise, and positive reinforcement. Camp will also consist of beach parties, and field trips. Parents will be able to follow their children at any time online through our social media.

Camp Awesome® believes in campers being innovative and creative! Camp Awesome® provides multiple activities which allows campers the freedom to choose the activities they would like to participate in, creating an awesome experience for all.

Mission Statement:
Camp Awesome® is devoted to helping youth achieve positive self-esteem, enriched social skills, and a high level of personal growth through a safe, fun, and awesome summer beach experience.

Two locations:
6677 Pacific Ave, Playa del Rey, CA 90293

George Freeth Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

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Destination Science

Type: Academic, After Care, Arts & Crafts, Before Care, Creative, Day Camp, Maker, Open 2020, Orange County Camp, Science, South Bay Camp, STEM, Virtual Camps & Classes

Description:

Destination Science is excited to offer 4 all new online STEM topics each week starting July 6, 2020 through August & beyond to help engage your kids. Join your Destination Science teacher LIVE online Monday- Friday for 2 full hours of hands-on STEM fun.  Each camper will receive:

KIT: Science supply kit designed for your topic of choice with accompanying Google slide deck walking kids through each day of learning.

TEACHER: Connect LIVE with your Destination Science teacher with our Zoom link.

LEARNING: Kids explore STEM science through games, challenges, building, and fun.

SCHEDULE: LIVE for 2 hours per day starting at either 9:30am or 1:30pm or both (PT & CT). Each theme offered each week: 7/6,  7/13,  7/20,  7/27,  8/3,  8/10 (more to be added)

VIDEOS: The fun continues with pre-recorded step by step video guides designed to assist your child with an additional 30 minutes/day of project building at their pace.

CONNECTIONS: Kids keep the same staff and campmates all week to build true connections with old and new friends.

Registration Starts: June 1, 2020

Fees: $200/wk, Enroll by 6/30/20 & Save $50! (vouchers accepted)

ROBOT ISLAND CAMP

Offered Both AM & PM – Join other BOT Builders & create your own Rolling Robot with DS Live Online! Welcome to Robot Island where curious minds transform the island into a science fun park for Robotic adventures! Build motorized Bots and use the engineering design process to create your own fun.

PLAYSPACE ENGINEERING CAMP

Offered Both AM & PM – Missing your playground?! Build one with DS Live online! Warning: Engineers at Play! Design & build your own eco-friendly solar play-space, complete with a pendulum swing set, a moving merry-go-round and a vibrating sled ride.  By the end of camp, you will have created your own play circuit to show off fun physics facts.

STEAM INVENTORS CAMP

Offered Both AM & PM – Time on your hands? Let’s invent your own Ooniverse with DS Live online! Join the STEAM Dream Team! Harness the power of STEAM with science, technology, engineering, art and math–combine it all to master your own amazing Oonie Maker Machine. Spark curiosity with the force of air-power, stretchy polymer technology, structural engineering, and get creative with color theories.

GALACTIC SPACE TRAINING CAMP

Part 1 (Offered AM Only): Shelter in Outerspace – Build your own Millennium Starship with DS Live online! It is time to build your own Millennium Starship ready to complete galactic challenges and earn a light-powered science saber. Compare Jedi mind tricks to real physics forces we use every day, like magnetism, infrared light, and sound waves!

Continue the space adventure all day by adding PM Camp…

Part 2 (Offered PM Only): Staycation on Mars – Build your own Mars Rover with DS Live online! BIY-Build it Yourself! You’ve been assigned by the Jedi Academy to construct your own motorized Rover Droid. Customize your rover to adapt to different planets. Will it use solar energy or electrical energy to search for  martian life? Challenge Accepted!

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Funky Divas & Dudes Popstar Camp

Type: Acting, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Day Camp, South Bay Camp, Theater, Virtual Camps & Classes

Description:

Get funky at our Rockstar Dance Camp! For Girls & Boys ages 4-10 years old, we offer one week sessions that run from 9am- 3pm. Funky Divas & Dudes allows kids to express themselves through music and movement building self-esteem, social skills, teamwork, concentration, coordination, and balance, all the while having a fun, positive experience! Campers will learn Hip-Hop Dance Routines, make a rockin’ Music Video and have surprise activities and games throughout the day. Music video will be shared with families to enjoy and there will be a performance in costumes on the last day for friends and family to watch their dancers shine!

FD&D will also be at more locations in your neighborhood:  The City of Santa Monica, The Summer Institute (West Hollywood), Summer @ Village School (Pacific Palisades), Iverbe Dance Camp (Culver City & Pacific Palisades) and City of Manhattan Beach.

Host a private camp in your backyard with your child’s friends! Our private camps are very popular and give kids the benefit of individual attention in a smaller size camp.

Discount: $20 off for MomsLA readers (only valid at FD&D Camps that register funkydivasanddudes.com).  Use discount code: FUNKYMOMSLA

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Living Art Camp

Type: Art & Nature, Creative, Floral Design, Nature, Science, South Bay Camp, STEM

Description:

For the summer of 2020, Flower Duet wants kids (and their parents) to learn how to make fabulous floral designs, botanical crafts and gain a few entrepreneurship skills, too! To align with many parents’ desire to keep kids occupied over the summer with activities that are fun and educational, Flower Duet designed 12 weeks of “Living Art Camp” themes ranging from American Flowers Week to coincide with SlowFlowers.com annual celebration of American flower farmers, to Wizard Week for fans of Harry Potter. Flower Duet will be showcasing STEAM topics in every weekly camp theme.

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Sinjin Smith’s Beach Volleyball Camps

Type: Beach, Day Camp, Outdoors, South Bay Camp, Sports, Surfing, Virtual Camps & Classes, Volleyball, Water Sports

Description:

Beach volleyball in the morning lead by the infamous Sinjin Smith; sand and sea activities in the afternoon with our active and fun camp leaders!

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South Bay Artist Collective Youth Program

Type: Arts & Crafts, Arts Education, Creative, Day Camp, Design, Open 2020, Photography, South Bay Camp, Visual Arts

Description:

The SBAC Youth Program holds a multi-media art summer camp where students are given access to a range of mediums, including photography, paint pouring, spray painting, painting skateboards, digital illustration, working with resin, melting wax, and many other mediums – out of which they get to experiment and create their own projects under the guidance of our instructors. Instruction is individual to each student and their project. We also introduce the creative principles of Instinct, Intention, Inspiration, Imagination, and Intuition to the students – integral parts of the artistic process that help the youth to build creative problem solving skills.

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The Little Gym Summer Quest Camps

Type: Day Camp, Gymnastics, South Bay Camp

Description:

Day camp at The Little Gym of Torrance is for 3-8 year olds and gives your kid the summer camp experience without the bug bites, poison ivy and week-long commitments. Combining fun physical activity including gymnastics, games, and arts & crafts, we’ll help your child beat the summer heat by staying cool at The Little Gym. Half day and full day camp options are available.

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Summer Camps in the South Bay (Los Angeles) Alphabetical list

AdventureCamp at Adventure Plex
All around fun Camp for kids
Manhattan Beach
310-546-7708

All Girls Empowerment Summer Camp
Empowerment Camp for Girls
Redondo Beach and Culver City
[email protected]
(310) 854-9239

Aqua Surf School
Surfing camp
Redondo Beach and Manhattan Beach
[email protected]
310-902-7737

Art Zone Hermosa Beach
Art Camp
Hermosa Beach
[email protected]

Beach Sports Summer Camp
Sports Camp
Redondo Beach + Manhattan Beach + Hermosa Beach
[email protected]

Best Sports USA (Beginners Edge Sports Training)
Sports Camp
[email protected]
(714) 874-4737

Breakthrough Sports Summer Basketball Camps
Basketball Camp
[email protected]

Broadway Camp for kids
Performing Arts Camp
Torrance
[email protected]
(562) 546-3119

Camp Awesome
Beach Camp
[email protected]

Camp Gan Izzy South Bay
[email protected]
310-214-4999

Champ Camp
[email protected]
310-283-4509

Coast Music Summer camps
Hermosa Beach
[email protected]

Create Dance Company
Hermosa Beach
[email protected]
310-977-9165

Creation Station
Torrance
[email protected]
(310) 212-7699

Dance 1 Redondo
Redondo Beach
[email protected]
310.371.2141

Destination Science
Multiple locations, including El Segundo and Manhattan Beach
[email protected]
888-909-2822

Eco Kids Summer Camp
Redondo Beach
310-372-7484

Encore Entertainers
Rolling Hills Estates
[email protected]
310-896-6459

Flight school Gymnastics
Torrance
[email protected]
424-558-8171

Fly Studios Kids Aerial Arts
Redondo Beach
[email protected]
310-340-6045

Freedom Surf Camp
Manhattan Beach
(310) 770-4410

From Scratch Bakers
Torrance
[email protected]

Funky Divas and Dudes Popstar Camp
Multiple locations, including Manhattan Beach
[email protected]
310-838-8387

Galileo Innovation Camps
Multiple locations, including Manhattan Beach and Redondo Beach
[email protected]
(800) 854-3684

Hermosa Surf Camp
Hermosa Beach
[email protected]
310-291-4378

iD Tech Camps
Multiple locations, including Cal State Long Beach
[email protected]
888-709-8324

International City Theater
Long Beach
[email protected]

Jack Kramer Club
Rolling Hills Estates
[email protected]

Jumpin Gymkids
Palos Verdes

King Harbor Youth Foundation Sailing Camp
Redondo Beach
[email protected]

Learn to Surf LA
locations in Venice and Manhattan Beach
[email protected]
(310) 663-2479

Let’s Give Them a Shot (formerly Coach Derek)
Manhattan Beach
[email protected]

Long Beach Marine Institute
Long Beach
[email protected]
562-431-7156

Music Rhapsody
Redondo Beach
[email protected]

Nike Junior Golf Camps
Multiple locations, including Palos Verdes
[email protected]

PCH Skate Camp
Redondo, Hermosa and Manhattan Beach
[email protected]

Pedalheads Bike Camps
Multiple locations, including Manhattan Beach
888-886-6464

Peninsula Sports
Palos Verdes
[email protected]

Perfect Day Surf Camp
Multiple locations, including Manhattan Beach
[email protected]

Performing Arts Workshop
Multiple locations, including Redondo Beach
[email protected]

Peter Weber Equestrian
Rolling Hills Estates
[email protected]

PlanetBravo Summer Camp
Multiple locations, including Manhattan Beach
[email protected]

Play-Well TEKnologies LEGO-inspired Engineering Camps
Multiple locations, including Torrance
[email protected]

PV Surf Camp
Palos Verdes
[email protected]

Raddish Kids Camp Raddish
Hermosa Beach
[email protected]

Rolling Robots
Multiple locations, including Palos Verdes
[email protected]
888-robot-08

School of Dance and Music
Multiple locations, including Hermosa Beach
[email protected]

Sinjin Smith Beach Volleyball Camps
Multiple locations, including Hermosa Beach
[email protected]
310-940-7166

Soccer for Tots
Rolling Hills Estates
[email protected]

South Bay Art Department
Redondo Beach
[email protected]
(310) 619-7204

South Bay Sailing
Redondo Beach
[email protected]

Steve & Kate’s Camp
Multiple locations, including Manhattan Beach
[email protected]

Super Camp
Long Beach
[email protected]

TADA Stages Summer Camps
Manhattan Beach
[email protected]

Tall Ships Adventure Camp (LA Maritime Adventure Camp) TopSail
San Pedro
[email protected]

Tempest Free Running Academy
Hawthorne
[email protected]

TGA Premier Sports Camps
Multiple locations, including Torrance and El Segundo
[email protected]

The Lakes at El Segundo
El Segundo
[email protected]

The Little Gym Torrance
Torrance
[email protected]

Torrance Y
Torrance
[email protected]

USS Iowa Camp Battleship
San Pedro
[email protected]

Vistamar School Summer Camps
El Segundo
[email protected]

Wavehuggers Kids Surf Camps and Youth Programs
Hermosa Beach
[email protected]
310-910-9099

Woodcraft Rangers
Multiple locations, including South Gate
[email protected]

World Changer Camp
Torrance
[email protected]

Yak Academy
Redondo Beach
[email protected]

Zooga Yoga South Bay
Redondo Beach
[email protected]

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