Summer Camp

The Sacramento Adventure Playground is excited to present three one-week summer camps in 2019!


Adventure Summer Camps for Ages 6 – 15*

Fire & Ice Week: June 24 – 28
9 AM – 12 PM

Fort Build Week: July 29 – August 2
9 AM – 12 PM

Engineering Week: August 12 – 16
9 AM – 12 PM

Fees & Registration

Registration will open on March 1.

  • Registration is $145 per camper per week
  • The Early Drop-Off Option is $10 per camper per day
  • Friday Bridge Program is $10 per camper

Register by mail or at the Playground. Cash, VISA/MC or check only (payable to Fairytale Town).  Mailing address (not our physical address: Attn:  Sacramento Adventure Playground, Fairytale Town, 3901 Land Park Dr., Sacramento, CA. 95822.

Adventure Camp Enrollment Form 2019 (Word)

Adventure Camp Enrollment Form 2019 (pdf)

Add Ons

Early Drop-Off
New this year! Need to drop-off your child before 9 AM to get to work on time?  Add the Early Drop-Off option to your camp order, and you can drop off your children starting at 7:45 AM. The Early Drop-Off option is available for $10 per day.

Summer Lunch
A Supervised Summer Lunch program will be offered by La Familia  from 12 – 2:30 PM on Monday through Thursday. No Summer Lunch offered on Fridays. Pre-registration is required through La Familia. Call La Familia at (916) 452-3601 to register for Summer Lunch. Please indicate on your enrollment form if you want your child to attend the free Summer Lunch program.

Playground Hours
The Playground is open to the public Tuesday through Friday 2:15 – 6:30 PM. This means youth can be at the Maple Center the following hours: Monday 8:50 AM – 2:30 PM; and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:50 AM – 6:30 PM; and Friday – No Summer Lunch.

Friday Bridge Program
The Playground will offer a special program on Friday from 12 PM – 2:15 PM for an additional $10 per youth, making availability on this day 8:50 PM – 6:30 PM. (Campers must bring their own lunch on Friday.)

Questions:  Please contact Steve Caudle, Playground Manager, at (916) 222-3831 or

*Campers will at times be working independently and need sufficient maturity and skill level to accomplish an activity and to abide by all Playground rules.

Camp Descriptions

Each day of camp will be divided up into three areas.  An enrichment, physical play and free time.

June 24-28       Fire & Ice Week
Day                   Enrichment               Physical Play
Monday           Fire (real)                   Crazy Relays
Tuesday           Shields                       Mud Wars
Wednesday     Solar Oven                Obstacle Course
Thursday         Ice                               Obstacle Course
Friday              Rockets                       Water Relays & Fun
It’s a hot & cold week.  Take home projects will be the solar oven, bottle rocket (up to 100+ft) & shield (if it survives).

July 29-Aug. 2   Fort Build Week
Day                   Enrichment                   Physical Play
Monday           Tool Basics                    Riddle Find
Tuesday           Jig Saw (real)                 Run Match Game
Wednesday     Team Fort Build            Frisbee Golf
Thursday         Team Fort Build            Frisbee Golf
Friday              Team Fort Build             Water Relays & Fun
We’ll start with the basics, introduce power jig saws, and as a team build a fort using real construction techniques.

August 12-16   Engineering Week
Day                    Enrichment                      Physical Play
Monday            Paper Mache                    Indiana Jones
Tuesday            Drawing/Paper Mache   Kickball
Wednesday      Kites/Paper Mache          Scavenger Hunt
Thursday          Catapults                          Capture the Flag
Friday               Orienteering                     Water Relays/Fun
Take home projects will be the paper mache, kite & catapults (about 2’ tall), ending with a creative way to do orienteering.