Summer Camps

Early Bird registration for Camp Saradac ends May 15th.
Download a registration packet and register before May 15th to save!

Camp Saradac, located at the Saratoga Springs Recreation Center, is a NYSDOH licensed full day summer camp for children ages 5-15. Our camp offers exciting weekly field trips, creative recreational and educational programs, arts and crafts, weekly swimming, and themed weeks. Camp activities are designed to promote fun and fitness while providing opportunities for campers to grow. Many of last season's favorites and exciting new adventures will be part of our 2017 field trip line-up!

Check back here for additional information as dates get closer!

Registration Information

  • Early Bird Registration for City Residents is Feb 27-May 15
  • Early Bird Registration for All Residents is Mar 20-May 15
  • Registration has to be done in person on a first come, first served basis. Please note we only accept cash or check.
  • Registration will be held at the Saratoga Springs Recreation Center at 15 Vanderbilt Avenue Monday - Friday 9am-7pm, Saturday 9am-7pm and Sunday 11am-6pm.

Summer Camp Details

The 2017 Summer Camp runs Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. starting June 26th  through August 18th. There will be no camp on July 4th. Parents love the convenience of our Before and After Care programs. Campers who are part of our Before Care program may be dropped off at 7:30am. Campers registered for our After Care program can be picked up as late as 6pm. If you have any questions, please call us at 518-587-3550, ext. 2300 or email us.

Camp Calendar

  • June 26 - August 18 (Closed July 4th)
  • Regular Hours: 9am-4:30pm
    • Drop off: 8:45am-9am
    • Pick Up: 4:30pm-4:45pm
    • Before Care 7:30am-8:45am
    • After Care 4:45pm-6pm

Camp Fees

Camp Service
City Resident
Non-City Resident
Weekly $170 $  235
Full 8 Weeks
$795 $1085
Before Care
$  30 $    40
After Care
$  30 $    40
Limited Scholarships Available
To apply for a scholarship please complete and submit the Scholarship Application (PDF) along with the registration form.
We will not be running our Playground program this summer.
Please check back with us Summer 2018!

The Playground Program is a 7 week program for ages 5-12 designed to promote physical and mental well being through daily recreational
activities and socialization. Located at Veterans Memorial Park, children will have the opportunity to participate in many new and familiar
activities, cool off at the Interactive Spray Fountain, and explore the playground. Each day a new activity will keep children’s minds sharp and
encourage creativity!

Early Bird Registration Dates:

City Residents: February 27-May 15
All Residents: March 20-May 15
Mon-Sat 9:00am-7:00pm / Sundays 12:00pm-6:00pm

Dates: Monday-Friday, June 26-August 11 Closed July 4
Hours: Regular 9:15am-2:45pm
Drop off: 9:00am-9:15am
Pick Up: 2:45pm-3:00pm
No before care or after care. Rain or Shine-No Field Trips/Pool
Limited to 30 participants

Sorry No Exceptions:
Registration forms will not be accepted without shot records.
To receive the City Rate: You must have a Rec Card or show proof of residency with registration.

Registration Fees
 Early Bird Pricing
 After Early Bird
Weekly City Resident/Non City Resident  $100/$165
Weekly City Resident/Non City Resident $125/$190
Full Program City/Non City
Full Program City/Non City

In order to register for either camp, parents MUST bring:
1. Child’s immunization records– with out these we can not sign your child up for camp
2. Registration and payment to the Recreation Center.
3. Proof of residency: (Property Tax Bill,S/B/L#, Lease Agreement, or Water bill or Rec. Card).