Summer Camp

City of Walnut Creek onsite Summer Camps will be available beginning in late June / early July. Registration is open now! 

Day Camps beginning July 6 (half and full day options available)

  • Preschool / School Age Camps
    • Camp Tenderfoot (ages 3-4) is specially designed to be a camper’s first day camp experience. Campers build confidence and develop social skills while making new friends in a safe, supportive environment. Learn more and register >>
    • Camp Little Walnut (ages 4-5) campers will enjoy exploring their creativity while making new friends. Each week includes special themed activities. Learn more and register >>
    • Camp Clever Creek (ages 5-7) uses Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math in new and exciting ways so that your camper can continue to learn and grow, while still engaged in a social camp atmosphere! Learn more and register >>
  • Camp Community Arts (ages 5-14)
    • Explore the visual arts, music, dance and theater! Half day and full day options available for ages 5-14. Learn more and register >>
  • Walnut Creek Day Camp (ages 6-12)
    • Featuring crafts, games, outdoor activities, and other themed adventures, Day Camp makes this summer one to remember. Youth ages 6-12 build relationships with other local children and find great role models in trained staff. Learn more and register >>
  • Walnut Creek Sports Camp (ages 8-13)
    • A chance to hone skills, or learn a new favorite activity through variety of different sports during 1 week camps. Learn more and register >>
  • Specialized Recreation Summer Camp (ages 5-21)
    • This summer camp is carefully designed for children, teens and young adults who have special needs. Our professionally trained staff creates a loving and nurturing environment. Learn more and register >>

Specialty Camps beginning June 15

  • Choose from camps featuring cooking, languages, sports, STEM inspired camps including Lego and coding camps, chess, carpentry,  video production and much more. Half-day and full-day options available for kids ages 3 to 14. Browse the online listings.



Arts + Rec Safety squareKeeping Arts + Rec Safe

We're keeping Arts + Rec safe with enhanced safety protocols, including protective masks required for adults and staff, access to hand sanitizer and hand washing stations, and reduced class sizes for social distancing. Learn more about our safety protocols at


Summer Employment

 Interested in applying to work with Walnut Creek Recreation in the summer?
Visit our Job Opportunities page for information and application materials.

Payment Plan

Call (925) 943-5858 for information on payment plan eligibility and to register in Walnut Creek Day Camp or Sports Camp with a payment plan. 

Payment Plan*

Pay 25% of fees upon registration         
Remaining 75% will be automatically charged on Monday the week before each enrolled camp session  

*VISA, MasterCard or American Express required for payment plan participation.

Call (925) 943-5858 to register in Walnut Creek Day Camp or Sports Camp with a payment plan.