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CampVandy 2019 registration opens February 11, 2019

CampVandy, the Rec’s Summer day camp includes active and recreational programming for campers ages 5-11. At CampVandy campers will learn new skills and stay fit. Campers climb the rock wall, swim in the pool, play field games, participate in fitness classes, make arts and crafts, and much more!

Camp Day: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

$200/week for registrations completed by April 14, 2019
$250/week for registrations completed on or after April 15, 2019

Drop off between 8:45 - 9:15 a.m.
Dismissal between 4:15 - 4:45 p.m

Before Care: (7:30 - 8:45 a.m.) *$50/week
After Care: (4:45 - 6 p.m.) *$50/week
*Single-day Before Care ($20/day) or After Care ($20/day) can be purchased in-person only the week of camp

Swim School Transfer: Monday - Thursday (4:30 - 5:20 p.m.) *$90/week

Group lessons for beginner swimmers only, swimmers return to After Care from 5:30 - 6 p.m.

Please note: Participants who register for swim transfers should not purchase After Care as it is included in the lesson cost. Lessons are held Monday - Thursday, with Fridays designated as make-up days in case of inclement weather.



A Day in the Life of a CampVandy Camper

CampVandy Parent Handbook   * Updated on 5/28/2019


Summer 2019:




June 3-7 Team Week

Join us for CampVandy summer kick-off week! Team week is filled with Field Day fun, Pep Rally, Olympic games, sports, and Vanderbilt special guests. Showcase your team spirit on sports day!

June 10-14 Animal Week

 Lions, tigers, and bears, oh my! The Zoo will visit us during this fun-filled Animal Week. Campers will make animal masks, participate in a mammal egg hunt, and monkey around showing off their climbing skills during crate stacking.

June 17-21 Game Show Week

Get Ready, Get Set, Go! Join us for Family Feud, Iron Chef, American Ninja Warrior, Trivia, Field Games, Escape Room, and Canoe Battleship during Game Show Week!

June 24-28 Space and Science Week

To infinity and beyond! Experiment with egg drops, watermelon relays, space gak, nerf challenge, and camp-wide Space Jam. It’s going to be a blast!

July 1-5 (no camp July 4) Holiday Week

Join us for your favorite Holiday celebrations! Christmas in July, Valentine’s Day, Independence Day, and summer Halloween.  Your campers are going to LOVE this fun-filled week with snowball fights, sparklers, and a monster mash!

July 8-12 Heroes Week

What do you want to be when you grow up? This week will showcase your favorite hometown heroes and a visit from the Nashville Zoo on career day. Campers will climb to new heights during crate stacking and reach for their dreams!

July 15-19 Make Believe Week

CampVandy Make Believe Week, where all your dreams come true!  Be ready to play giants, wizards, and trolls! A fun-filled week of magic, Disney, Mario Kart races, and create-your-own CampVandy superhero!

July 22-26 Water Week

Water, water everywhere! Join us for one of the hottest weeks of the summer for pool races, slip and slide, inflatables, water balloon toss, and water polo. Drip, drip drop!

July 29-August 2 VandyStar Week

Wrap up the summer with VandyStar week. Join us for CampVandy’s talent show, music performances, dancing, a field trip to Vanderbilt’s Star walk, and much much more!

To register for CampVandy, a parent/guardian is required to select his/her child from his/her profile. Step by step directions, which detail  how to add a child to your profile  and  how to register for camp , are available in our   How to Register your Child for CampVandy  guide.


Check out pictures from past summers on our CampVandy Facebook!



Cancellation, Refunds, and Transfers

  • Full payment is due online at the time of registration.
  • A camper’s account is refunded for all cancellations that occur at least 1 week prior to the registered camp week, minus a $50 deposit which is included in the weekly fee and is non-refundable. Cancellations that occur with less than (1) week's notice will not be refunded. Refunds are not provided for lack of participation or non-attendance. No refunds or adjustments are granted for illness, vacation, cancellation or other personal commitments. No refunds will be issued for suspension from CampVandy based on severe camper violations and/or unacceptable and uncorrected behaviors.
  • Before care and aftercare cannot be carried over and will not be refunded for non-use.
  • In order to transfer registration from one week of camp to another, parents/guardians must contact Refund policies apply to all transfers that are not completed by CampVandy staff.


Questions or concerns?

Please contact the CampVandy staff at