2023 Summer Camp Guide for Southern RI!

By Joyce Campbell, Macaroni KID Southern RI Publisher April 16, 2023

Parents and guardians around Southern RI are searching for the perfect camp for their kiddos!  Whether your camper is looking to explore outside or take the stage, Southern RI is packed with choices!  See one you like?  

Don't forget to tell them Macaroni KID Southern RI sent you!

Listings are alphabetical


Hopkinton Recreation has a Day Camp at Crandall Field July 6 to August 23. 

Open to children in grades K-6 and runs 8:30 to 4

Registration opens March 17, 2023

Head over to their website HopRec and register today!


Charlestown Parks and Recreation day camp is Camp Ninigret.  

Open to ages 5-12 and runs 9-4 with an option for extended hours before and after.  

CIT programs are open to ages 13 and up.  

Registration for residents is on April 1 and non-residents on May 1.

Head to their website  Charlestown PR for more details

Hope Valley

South County Movement Center (SCMC) offers day camps for all ages!

Themes vary each week.  Check out their website for more info here!

North Kingstown

Camp Grosvenor

Fun-filled days for ages 5-14 at an American Camp Association Accredited site!
Transportation, breakfast and lunch are provided.

Several pick-up and drop-off locations throughout Newport County and South Kingstown

Saunderstown location -Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

For more details, visit their website!

North Kingstown Recreation offers camps at various locations around the town.  

Camps run 9-4 and are for children 6-11. Extreme Camp is open to children 12 and 13.

Registration for residents starts March 13, and for nonresidents May 1.

Head to their website NKPR for more details


Offering a variety of sewing camps for youth and teens!

Open to campers at different levels of knowledge  

Held in their Wickford location.

Check out their website for more information!

Wickford Sailing Association

Camps for all levels.   Ages 5 and up.

Some full and some half days.

Check them out here!

South Kingstown (and surrounding)

Contemporary Theater Co 

Camps for everyone who loves the stage!  Actors, Writers, Singers, and MORE!!

Ages 7 and up 9-3

Contact CTC for more information!

Girl Scouts of South Eastern New England

Offering both day camp and overnight camps

Along with bussing from key points around the area

Campers and Counselors alike join in the fun on themed days!

Click here for more info!

Joyce's Jungle offers preschool 1/2 days and youth 9-3

Each camp has a different theme!

From Dinos to Crafting, Gardening to Jr. Vet

and, as always, animals and nature!

Kingston's Camp offers full days with extended day options

They also offer "coupons" for those who are in more than one camp!  Check out their site!

Rebekah Cook Art  is located right on Main Street in Wakefield

Offering camps for grades 1-12 with different art choices!

Check them out here!

Smithbridge Stables offers both 1/2 and full day camps.

Pony Camp - ages 4-6 1/2 days

Horse Camp - ages 7 + full days

Check out more info at S & P Equines Facebook page!

South Kingstown Parks and Recreation (SKPR) is one of the largest recreation departments in Rhode Island, 

so it is no doubt they have the largest variety and selection in the area.  

Camps for ages preschool to 18 available.

Preview Summer Guide 2023 here SKPRSum23

Registration opens March 21, 2023

Head over to their website SKPR  and check out their summer camp selection

YMCA on Broad Rock Rd, "Camp Broad Rock"

 offers a wide range of day camps with an extended day option!

K-8th graders will have many options to choose from.

Camp Fuller is the YMCA overnight camp

with one and two-week options, they have a true overnight

camping experience waiting!

Check out their site today!  YMCA Fuller


Beyond Southern RI

Sail to Prevail offers sailing camps for those with needs; they state their 

"programs encourage individuals with disabilities to be active participants in the sailing experience."

Located in Newport RI

New Camps will be added as information comes in.

Have a camp you'd like to see in our guide, then please reach out to us!