Now that the December holidays are approaching, many of us might be wondering what we can plan for our kids so that they can spend this time meaningfully.
And while most kids would want to just spend their holidays catching up on rest and playing games at home, it’s always a good time for them to also join in on holiday camps so that they get to mingle with those their age and make new memories.
Here are 26 December holiday camps that are specially curated to ensure that your kids have a wonderful time learning.
Holiday sports camps
1. Kids Camp Singapore (Ages 3 – 18)
Learn new things and explore fun adventures with Kids Camp Singapore! Kids will be treated to a myriad of activities, including archery, rope pulling, sack run, treasure hunt, and dodgeball. These are activities that your kids won’t probably be exposed to in the usual school curriculum, so it’s a good way for them to explore other types of sports.
The activities will mostly be conducted outdoors in Fort Canning Park. In the case of rain, camp instructors will move the kids into a sheltered area to resume their activities.
A typical day will have three main activities, and will run from 9am to 3pm. This duration is inclusive of a morning break and a lunch break. If you’re interested to sign up for your kid, the five-day camp package costs S$450 a week and is available at three locations: Fort Canning Park, Sentosa, and East Coast. Simply click here for more information.
2. SG United Soccer (Ages 5 – 18+)
SG United Soccer is a camp that focuses on providing campers with soccer knowledge and tips, as well as invaluable skills that are required when they’re out on the field. These skills include communication, teamwork and decision making. Rest assured that this camp is managed by experts and professional coaches, so your kids will be in good hands.
Children who sign up for the camp will receive a jersey with their name printed on the back, just like the soccer players your kids see on television.
Camps at SG United Soccer run for five days, from 9am to 12pm daily. The school holiday camp will begin on 22 November and the last holiday camp will be on 27 December. The camp package costs S$270 and you can register here. SG United Soccer is located at 2 Tessensohn Road, Singapore Khalsa Association, Singapore 217646.
3. Sports Camp Singapore (Ages 3 -16)
If your kids love to engage in all types of sports, Sports Camp Singapore will be perfect for them this school holiday. Depending on their age, they can be exposed up to ten sports, allowing them to just have fun, and maybe even develop a strong interest in one of them for them to pursue further as a co-curricular activity in school.
The campsite is located at 220 Turf Club Road, The Cage Sports Park, Singapore 288001. Since the entire area is sheltered, you wouldn’t have to worry that your kids will be caught in the rain. This also means that the camp will go on regardless of the weather.
Sports Camp Singapore offers five-day camps and they begin on 22 November. The last camp available will be from 27 December to 31 December. You can click here to sign up.
The Teddy Sports Club is suitable for kids aged three to five. The five-day camp starts at 9am and will end at 12pm. This camp package costs S$375.
The Multi Sport camp is available for kids aged six to 11. The five-day camp starts at 9am and will end at 3pm. This camp package costs S$495.
The Teen Zone camp is for those aged 12 to 16. The five-day camp starts at 1pm and will end at 4pm. This camp package costs S$295.
4. Cosmo United Football Academy (Ages 4 – 13)
Here’s another camp for budding footballers looking to make friends with others who have the same interest and to learn more about the sport.
Cosmo United Football Academy offers campers the chance to learn football from professional coaches and experienced players. Campers will also learn the meaning of teamwork while having fun, along with other essential skills like problem solving and communication.
The camp runs for five days a week, from 8.30am to 12pm daily. Members of the club can enjoy a discount on camp packages, paying only S$425 per child, while non-members pay S$475 each. Slots are filling fast and the earliest camp date available as of the time of writing is 20 December, so we would recommend booking your slots as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Click here to do so now.
Cosmo United Football Academy is located at 36 Swiss Club Road, Swiss Club, Singapore 288139.
5. Hollandse Club (Ages 3 – 13+)
There are six different camps you can sign your kids up for at Hollandse Club. These include a Multi-Activity Camp, Soccer Camp, Mighty Combo Karate-Fencing Camp, Junior Hockey Camp, Ultimate Multi-Sports Saturdays, and Skateboarding Camp.
Don’t worry if you’re not a member, because they offer a short-term membership for just two months. No deposit or joining fee is required and you get full access to all facilities, lessons, classes and holiday camps. The two-month fee for a family is S$900, and the three-month fee is S$1,125. Click here to find out more.
Hollandse Club is located at 22 Camden Park, Singapore 299814.
6. The Yard (Ages 3 – 11)
Those who are more interested in gymnastics would be thrilled to find out that The Yard provides camps centred around it. The Gymnastics Camp is designed for all gymnastics enthusiasts, regardless of whether you’re a beginner or a recreational pro.
This five-day camp, which takes place from 9am to 12pm daily, will help your kids build strength and confidence across all acrobatic apparatus. They will also be grouped together with peers of various ages, which will allow them to learn from one another and have fun together.
The camp package costs S$481.50 including GST and you can book a slot here. Do take note that slots are filling fast so you might want to register as soon as possible. The Yard is available at two locations: 10 Science Centre Road, Jurong East, Singapore 609079 and 72 Loewen Road, Dempsey Hill, Singapore 248828.
7. PRODIGY Camps by ProActiv Sports (Ages 4 – 12)
PRODIGY Camps by ProActiv Sports offers holiday camps with different themes that we’re sure are going to be a hit amongst the kids. Some of them include Olympics Superstar, Ninja Warrior, Superheroes and The Greatest Showman.
Kids will have a blast engaging in the activities prepared in the itinerary. The camps are full-day camps, so kids will definitely have a chance to experience more than just a few types of sports. They will be exposed to gymnastics, rock climbing, martial arts, various ball games, and even team-building games. All activities will be conducted in an air-conditioned indoor venue, so there is no need to worry about the weather.
The camp package comes with a dri-fit PRODIGY Camp T-shirt, indoor PRODIGY grip socks, a camp certificate, and weekly prizes. Unfortunately, food will not be provided so kids will have to bring their own packed lunch and snacks. Filtered water will be provided, so kids can bring their water bottle along.
A five-day camp package costs between S$299 and S$499, and you can book a slot here. The campsite is located at 451 Joo Chiat Road, Level 3, Katong Point, Singapore 427664.
Holiday science camps
8. WondersWork (Ages 5 – 14)
WondersWork offers kids the chance to let their creative minds be ignited through hands-on workshops in a fun learning environment where campers are encouraged to explore and invent their own work.
There are three holiday camps to choose from: Among Us All Ultimate Lego Robotics Coding Technology STEAM School Holiday Winter Camp, Among Us All Ultimate Scratch Coding STEAM School Holiday Winter Camp, and Space Commanders Lego Robotics Coding STEAM School Holiday Winter Camp.
Each camp will allow campers to get hands-on experiences with coding and picking up the different Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics (STEAM) principles.
Camp packages start from S$390 per child, and the camps are either two-day or three-day camps that take place from 10am to 3pm. Click here to sign up now.
WondersWork is located at 1 Kim Seng Promenade, #03-105, Great World, Singapore 237994.
9. Newtonshow Science Camps (Aged 3 – 11)
Newtonshow is the most established holiday camp in Singapore, and this year, it has a Christmas Camp that runs from 22 November 2021 to 7 January 2022. Since they have outlets in the central, east, and west regions, you’re bound to find a campsite convenient and close to home.
There are three holiday programmes that they are offering: Multi Science for budding detectives, Harry Potter for fans looking to learn about alchemy, and Chemical Chaos for those looking to learn about chemistry.
Newtonshow will also send you a daily video so that you can see what your child did and discuss it with them!
The five-day camp package costs S$630 and comes with one lunch meal and two snacks per day. The package also provides campers all materials, a T-shirt, mask, certificate, and a Newtonshow magazine. Those who require it can also opt for the door-to-door transportation so that you won’t have to worry about your child’s transport. Click here to find out more.
Newtonshow is located at 887A Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 279896, 9 Mohamed Sultan Road, Singapore 238959, 229 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427489, and 175 Thompson Road, Singapore 307624.
10. Coding Lab (Ages 4 – 18)
Learn to code with Coding Lab’s award-winning, MIT-inspired coding curriculum and holiday camps specially curated for those aged between four and 18. The programmes are tailored to each age group to ensure that they are equipped with the necessary foundational skills.
Kids will get to tinker with bots, try their hands at game and app development, machine learning, and even Python programming. If this sounds like something your kid will be interested in, sign up here now!
The price of the programmes start from S$476.15 including GST for a five-day camp with a duration of two hours each day. Coding Lab is located at 80 Marine Parade Road, #10-06, Parkway Parade, Singapore 449269, and 9 King Albert Park, #02-21, KAP Mall, Singapore 598332. Online programmes are also available.
11. Maker SG (Ages 5 -13)
Another coding holiday camp you can consider is the one offered by Maker SG. There are currently two programmes being offered: Alice in MakerLand and I am Maker.
Kids get to explore the Seven Wonders of the World, create their own traffic lights, investigate a hydraulic excavation, as well as play with a solar-powered city and tram. Kids can also make a light-up card, musical box, and a sundial machine when they sign up for the Alice in MakerLand programme.
Each camp costs S$630 and is inclusive of healthy lunch, two snacks, T-shirt, all materials, and a camp certificate. Maker SG has three locations at 887A Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 279896,175 Thomson Road, Singapore 307624, and 232A River Valley Road Singapore 238290. Click here to register.
12. Logiscool (Ages 6 – 18)
Logiscool offers coding programmes as well as robotics camps for kids to create their own computer games or learn how machines think so that they can programme them. Kids will be exposed to real life challenges and innovate ways to solve them using the various tools they learn during the camp.
You can also sign your kid up for the Minecraft camp where they will get the chance to act as developers and designers of the blocky realm, and improve their logical thinking and design skills along the way.
The camp package costs S$375 and is available for registration here. Logiscool is located at 762 Jurong West Street 75, #02-254B, Gek Poh Shopping Centre, Singapore 640762.
13. The Music Scientist (Ages 3 – 8)
The Music Scientist specialises in designing a medley of activities to complement Music and Science. Learn about the different types of meat, the human body and its systems, food nutrition, and even space and the universe with the differently themed holiday camps.
The Music Scientist also offers the workshops virtually, which provides your children an even safer environment where they can learn in the comfort of their own home.
Each programme costs between S$35 to S$55, and runs from 22 November to 23 December 2021. You can book a slot here. For physical workshops, The Music Scientist is located at 300 Tampines Avenue 5, #06-03, NTUC Income Tampines Junction, Singapore 529653.
Holiday arts camps
14. ARTHaus (Ages 5 – 16)
ARThaus focuses on catering to the creative part of your child’s mind. The holiday programmes offered are based on Fine Arts, where kids will get to draw and paint using different mediums, like oil or acrylic paintings, sketching, charcoal, chalk pastel, and pencil.
They have three-day and five-day camps available, but you can also sign your child up for a one-day Art Jamming session if you would like to just try it out first. And don’t worry, the programmes are specially curated to each age group’s abilities, allowing each child to learn at their own pace.
Prices of the programmes start from S$70 for a one-day programme, up to S$350. You can register your interest here. ARThaus is located at 901A Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 589619.
15. Centre Stage (Ages 3 – 12)
If your child is more of a theatre person, you can consider signing them up for a holiday camp with Centre Stage. Centre Stage offers programmes that revolve around drama, music, movement, and arts and crafts. The five-day camp will be packed with imagination-stretching activities conducted by teachers and guest workshop instructors who have rich performing arts backgrounds.
Prices for the programmes start from S$410 and you can click here for more details. Centre Stage is located at 15 Woking Road, Singapore 138694 and 5000G Marine Parade Road, #01-32, Laguna Park, Singapore 449290.
16. Duxton Playground (Ages 4 – 12)
Duxton Playground has three specially curated camps for those aged between four to 12. Sign up for the Mindful Artists Empowerment Camp, which will teach your kids how to regulate their emotions through yoga-based movements.They will learn how to cope and express their emotions better, which will be very beneficial for their well-being.
Explore the world with the Oh The Places You’ll Go Camp. They can do so by using their Duxton Playground boarding pass and travelling to five different countries to experience their culture through the Arts, traditional games, and local food.
Celebrate Christmas with the Santa’s Workshop Camp where your children will learn to make ornaments, custom gifts for friends, and more.
Programmes are priced at S$450 and you can book a slot here. 60-minute programmes are also available from S$243. Duxton Playground is located at 73 Loewen Road, #01-16A, Singapore 248843.
17. Impressions Art Studio (Ages 3 – 12)
Impressions Art Studio is another company that organises camps based on themes, and these themed art camps will encourage your child to express themselves through creative experiences.
Have a magical week by entering the School of Wizarding World, explore the greenery and adorable animals with The Wonders of Nature, dig through the ground and look for lost treasures with Archeology and Lost Treasures, or simply bask in the Christmas spirit with the Christmas Winter Wonderland Edition or Christmas Season of Gift Edition.
Two campsites are available for you to choose from: Horsecity located at 100 Turf Club Road, Singapore 287992, or Waka Waka located at 405 Havelock Road, #01-05, Furama Riverfront Hotel Boutique Studio, Singapore 169633. Programmes start from a price of S$120 and can go up to S$680, depending on whether it is a half-day or full-day camp programme. Click here for more details.
Holiday nature camps
18. The Open Centre (Ages 6 – 12)
The Mindful Camp by The Open Centre provides kids a healthy dose of mindfulness, arts, nature, and play with its activities planned.
Kids get to go on a field trip to explore nature, care for garden greens, do yoga, go horse-riding, and even get up close with farm animals like chickens. There will be lots of opportunities for kids to engage in social-emotional learning and connect with nature and new friends of similar ages. This will be a good way for them to take a healthy and memorable break away from academics and screens.
The five-day camp costs S$680 and you can register here. Locations for each age group will be different, so it is important that you take note of it when you register. The camps can take place at 100 Turf Club Road, Horsecity, Singapore 287992, 1 Kay Siang Road, Razum International School, Singapore 248992, 36 Swiss Club Road, Singapore 288139, 102 Henderson Road, Sprout Hub, Singapore 159562, or 90 Goodman Road, Goodman Arts Centre, Singapore 439053.
19. Bukit Timah Saddle Club (Ages 6 – 12)
Bukit Timah Saddle Club offers a Pony Camp where kids will get to try their hands at riding a horse or a pony. This would be a fun and exciting experience for kids especially since they are usually not exposed to such experiences.
The pony camp runs for three days, on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, from 10am to 3pm. As this programme might be a little more dangerous, the minimum age for this programme is six years old.
The camp costs S$570 for members, and S$750 for non-members. Download the application form here. Bukit Timah Saddle Club is located at 51 Fairways Drive, Singapore 286965.
Holiday language camps
20. British Council Singapore (Ages 4 – 15)
Other than just playing, the holidays is also a good time for kids to catch up on subjects that they may not do very well in. This is often because they don’t have an interest in the subjects. Those who would like their kids to improve in English would be delighted to know that the British Council Singapore has study camps where they provide extra support in English language to children aged four to 15.
The study camps are offered on a weekly basis, and are designed to help students develop their vocabulary on various topics, gain confidence in communicating in English, develop their world knowledge and intellectual curiosity, as well as improve their critical thinking and problem solving skills.
The programmes will engage the kids in various activities to ignite their interest in English, and encourage them to learn more.
The minimum sign up is for one week of study camp, and you can register as many weeks of camp as you would like. Of course, the more weeks you sign up, the more economical it becomes. Simply fill in the online form here and wait for an email from British Council’s Course Consultant. A one-week programme costs S$736, and comes with materials and a certificate. You would have to pay S$30 for two shirts which will be worn as a uniform for the camp. Camps are mostly conducted at 30 Napier Road, Singapore 258509.
21. Lorna Whiston (Ages 3 – 14)
Lorna Whiston offers online English Explorer and Creative Writing camps for your kids to improve their English in an environment that is not as stressful as school. Their core values revolve around celebrating each child to provide the most nurturing experience. They believe by doing so, kids will feel supported and be able to develop their own personalities and grow holistically.
The English Explorer camp is a good way for kids to learn more about the English language as it not only involves English reading and writing activities. It also captures the attention of kids by using drama and art. This workshop aims to teach kids how to become better communicators, and they’ll even be given the chance to sharpen their speaking and presentation skills.
The Creative Writing camp will help your kid be more confident in writing, and broaden their thought process and problem-solving skills. Kids will get to work with one another and also share their own ideas with their classmates, facilitating a fruitful discussion.
The five-day camps will be conducted in late November to December, from 9am to 3pm. Click here to enquire now.
22. Alliance Francaise (Ages 5 – 11)
Looking to pick up a new language? How about trying out French with Alliance Francaise? Dubbed the most ideal programme for children to explore the French language, kids can expect to participate in workshops and activities in a fun and educational way.
Kids will get to embark on a voyage into a sensory, imaginary, and magical world while developing their communication skills in French. The programme is designed to be themed, so kids can easily relate the things they learn with things that they are already familiar with.
The programme costs S$195 a week, and the sessions are carried out in two-hour blocks, four days a week from 10.30am to 12.30pm. A discount is given when you sign up for two weeks or more. Click here to sign up now.
Alliance Francaise is located at 1 Sarkies Road, Singapore 258130.
Other holiday camps
23. Vivo Kids by Vivo Kinetics (Ages 3 – 10)
Vivo Kids offers all encompassing holiday camps that will allow your kids to experience multi-sports like archery and roller blading, camp games like tug o war and amazing race, STEM activities like robotics, as well as arts and craft like making their own terrariums. This four-day or five-day camp will provide kids with a holistic experience that they will not forget.
Prices of the camp starts from S$372 and includes snacks, a camp T-shirt, and a certificate. Click here to book. Vivo Kids is located at 4 Stadium Walk, Sports Hub Library, Singapore 397697.
24. Camp Asia (Ages 6 – 16)
Camp Asia is another campsite that offers holiday programmes that are all encompassing, ensuring that kids get to try their hands at activities from the different categories, like sports, arts and craft, as well as performing arts.
Prices of the Multi-Activity five-day camp starts from S$650 and you can book a slot here. Do note that the earliest slot is 13 December and the programme will run until 7 January 2022. The camps are held either at 1 Woodleigh Lane, Stamford American International School, Singapore 357684, or 1 Lorong Chuan, Australian International School, Singapore 556818.
25. Fabulous Fun Camp (Ages 7 -12)
Another camp you can send your kids to is the five-day Christmas Fabulous Fun Camp organised by Fabulous Fun Camp.
The camp allows kids to let their creativity run as they create art using unconventional methods. They will also get to make strawberry push pop cakes, participate in a sack race, engage in activities to enhance their social skills, and go on an excursion to the trampoline park for some physical exercise.
This camp is bound to give your child a wonderful time as they play with their new-found friends and learn important life skills and competencies. Every child who signs up will receive a “Fabulous Me” badge, a camp T-shirt, “Discover Me” booklet, and a Christmas gift.
The camp costs S$550 and will be held at 100 Victoria Street, #03-01, Drama Centre in National Library, Singapore 188064. Click here to sign up.