Whether your child is interested in fishing, art, horses, nature or just good ole’ adventure, Camp Cristina Specialty Camps provide campers with a more in-depth experience in their favorite activities. All specialty day camps provide a perfect mix of specialized programming for half of each day, and traditional camp fun for the other half.

  • Boots and Saddles Camp
  • Rods and Reels Camp
  • Paintball Camp
  • Discover Science Camp
  • Kids in the Kitchen Camp
  • Artrageous Camp
  • High Adventure Camp
  • Lights, Camera, Action Camp
  • Camper vs. Wild Camp
  • Theme Week Camp


BOOTS AND SADDLES CAMP

From basic showmanship to trail ride adventures, Boots and Saddles is perfect for the rider who loves horses and is interested in a progressive week of riding lessons, show ring strategies and equestrian skills development

Boots and Saddles I (rising 3rd-5th grade): May 30-June 2, June 5-9,           June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30, July 3-7, July 10-14, July 17-21, July 24-28, July 21-August 4

Boots and Saddles II (rising 6th-8th grade):  May 30-June 2, June 5-9,           June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30, July 3-7, July 10-14, July 17-21, July 24-28, July 21-August 4


RODS AND REELS CAMP

Anglers learn fundamental fishing skills such as baiting, casting, habitat, and setting the hook. 

Rods and Reels I (rising 3rd-5th grade): May 30-June 2, June 5-9, June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30, July 3-7, July 10-14, July 17-21, July 24-28,                   July 21-August 4

Rods and Reels II (rising 6th-8th grade):May 30-June 2, June 5-9, June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30, July 3-7, July 10-14, July 17-21, July 24-28,                   July 21-August 4


PAINTBALL CAMP

Develop communication and teamwork as your friends compete in a safe and fun setting.  The paintball camp is sure to increase your heart rate and engage in critical thinking skills

Paintball Camp (rising 6th-8th grade): May 30-June 2, June 5-9, June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30, July 3-7, July 10-14, July 17-21, July 24-28,                   July 21-August 4


DISCOVER SCIENCE CAMP

Hands on learning while discovering the outdoors along with crazy, slimy and fizzing experiments that make science camp a blast.

Discover Science Camp I (rising 3rd-5th grade): June 5-9, June 19-23, July 3-7, July 17-21, July 21-August 4

Discover Science Camp II (rising 6th-8th grade): May 30-June 2, June 12-16, June 26-30, July 10-14, July 24-28


KIDS IN THE KITCHEN CAMP

Learn how to cook and prepare an entire meal from start to finish.  Campers will learn how to plan, prep and cook different meals each day.

Kids in the Kitchen Camp I (rising 3rd-5th grade): May 30-June 2, June 12-16, June 26-30, July 10-14, July 24-28

Kids in the Kitchen Camp II (rising 6th-8th grade): June 5-9, June 19-23, July 3-7, July 17-21, July 21-August 4


ARTRAGEOUS CAMP

Campers discover their artistic side and let their imaginations soar.  Campers will create through a variety of projects that may include beading, painting, drawing, and bracelets.  

Artrageous Camp I (rising 3rd-5th grade): May 30-June 2, June 12-16, June 26-30, July 10-14, July 24-28

Artrageous Camp II (rising 6th-8th grade): June 5-9, June 19-23, July 3-7, July 17-21, July 21-August 4


HIGH ADVENTURE CAMP

Thrill seekers will love our 50 foot High Ropes Course, 40-foot Climbing Tower, Zip Line, and Giant Swing. Campers will learn basic climbing skills like knot tying.   Camp Cristina’s Challenge course will test their skills within a group.

High Adventure Camp I (rising 3rd-5th grade): June 5-9, June 19-23, July 3-7, July 17-21, July 21-August 4

High Adventure Camp II (rising 6th-8th grade): May 30-June 2, June 12-16, June 26-30, July 10-14, July 24-28


LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION CAMP

Sing, Dance, and Act your way through this week.  Then, show off your skills in a finale show on Friday.

LCA Camp I (rising 3rd-5th grade): June 5-9, June 19-23, July 3-7, July 17-21, July 21-August 4

LCA Camp II (rising 6th-8th grade): May 30-June 2, June 12-16, June 26-30,  July 10-14, July 24-28


CAMPER VS. WILD CAMP

Campers develop skills in this exciting, hands-on outdoor camp.  Campers develop orienteering skills and learn plant and animal identification.  Campers will also discover useful camping skills including fire building, knot tying, and campfire cooking.

Camper vs Wild Camp I (rising 3rd-5th grade):  May 30-June 2, June 12-16, June 26-30,  July 10-14, July 24-28

Camper vs Wild Camp II (rising 6th-8th grade): June 5-9, June 19-23, July 3-7, July 17-21, July 21-August 4


THEME WEEK CAMP

Based off of the Tampa Y’s themed weeks, our campers will discover themselves immersed in a different story-line.   Campers become immersed in our themed-week through creative programming as well as enthusiastic staff.

Camper vs Wild Camp I (rising 3rd-5th grade): 

 

  • May 30-June 2:  Galaxy Far, Far, Away

  • June 5-9:  World Explorers

  • June 12-16:  Superhero

  • June 19-23:  Back to the Future

  • June 26-30:  Game Night

  • July 3-7:  Red, White, and Blue

  • July 10-14:  Mission Possible

  • July 17-21:  Wildlife

  • July 24-28:  Fun-gineers

  • July 30-August 4:  Amazing Race