School’s out & summer is here!

Check out some great activities, camps and home activities for you and your scholar to partake in this summer!


Studio Movie Grill– Catch popular children’s movies all summer at the Studio Movie Grill – Children’s Summer Series.

Date: Weekday’s throughout the summer

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Cost: $1

Klyde Warren Park– Food trucks, FREE activities, yoga, a playground and children’s water play areas.

Date: Open daily

Time: 6:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Cost: FREE

Nasher Sculpture Center– A museum oasis in the heart of downtown Dallas and home to one of the finest collections of modern and contemporary sculptures in the world.

Date: First Saturday of the month

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cost: FREE

Dallas Museum of Art -The DMA is one of the largest art museums in the United States, located in the nation’s largest arts district in downtown Dallas. Offering free regular exhibits during regular museum hours, as well as free special family activities on the first Tuesday of each month.

Date: First Tuesday of the month

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cost: FREE

Dallas Symphony Orchestra reprises their free community concert series at public parks across Dallas.

Dates: May 28 – June 12

Time: Times vary

Cost: FREE

Home Depot Workshops– Does your scholar like to DIY? The Home depot kid workshops offers free classes on skill-building, creativity and DIY.

Date: Every Saturday

Time: Times vary

Cost: FREE

Slappy & Monday– DFW children and families are invited to enjoy the amazing free entertainment located near the Children’s Play Place on level 3 at the Galleria Dallas.

Date: Every Saturday

Time: Times vary

Cost: FREE


Summer Camps

Perot summer camps Discovery Camp is the place to be for kids who love to get hands-on with science! Learn more by following the link.

Grade level: Pre-k – 6th

Time: Times vary

Cost: Starting at $250

Junior PlayersIf your child has a flair for the dramatic, she will enjoy the free programs offered by Junior Players, the oldest children’s theater in Dallas. Junior Players offers summer camps and after-school programs that are sure to delight the youngest thespians.

Grade level: Elementary & Middle school kids  

Time: Times vary

Cost: FREE

Design Connect Create Physics camp for girls– Fun, interactive, hands on experience for high school girls taking their first physics course this fall. Cool labs, guest speakers, field trip and engineering challenges like riding a hovercraft and using liquid nitrogen to make ice cream fill each day exploring classic and modern topics in physics.

Grade level: High school students   

Date: June 5-16

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: FREE

Looking for a more summer camps in your area check out the city mom blog for options in your area.


At Home Activities:

Mayors Reading Program– Kids and parents can participate in the mayor’s summer reading program for a chance to win prizes and tickets for summer activities around Dallas.

Check out more events at: Fun 4 Dallas Kids

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.