Camp Saradac - Celebrating 75+ years!



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2023 Registration Information (Fees increase beginning May 23rd)
  • Register online, by mail, or in person at the Rec Center.
  • Registration Date: 
    • City Residents - February 27-May 22
    • Non City Residents - March 20-May 22
  • Registration is on a first come, first served basis.
  • To register online click the online registration button.  Registrations can be mailed in to the Recreation Center at 15 Vanderbilt Avenue. Checks shall be made payable to the Commissioner of Finance. If you need assistance, please contact the office to make an appointment.
  • A Camp Saradac refund request must be made prior to May 1st. No refunds will be provided afterwards. Refunds are subject to the approval of the Director and a $10 processing fee. If your child is on scholarship, a written note stating reason for withdrawal must be made to the Administrative Director-Recreation. 

2023 Program Details
The City of Saratoga Springs is proud to present Camp Saradac, a NYSDOH licensed full day summer camp for children ages 5-12. For over 75 years, Camp Saradac has offered campers creative recreational & educational programs, intriguing arts & crafts, and memories that last a lifetime!

Camp Dates: June 26-August 18 (No July 4th)

Registration is weekly

Week 1June 26 - June 30
Week 2July 3 - July 7 (no July 4 )
Week 3July 10 - July 14
Week 4July 17 - July 21
Week 5July 24 - July 28
Week 6July 31 - August 4
Week 7August 7 - August 11
Week 8August 14 - August 18

Camp Ages: 5-12 years old

Camp Hours:  9:00am to 4:30pm

Before/After Care:
Before Care drop off at 7:30am
After Care pick up by 6pm

Camp Field Trips:  Wednesdays & Fridays

Camp Location: Scott T. Johnson Recreation Center, 15 Vanderbilt Avenue

2023 Camp Fees (Weekly Fees increase by $25 on 5/23)

Camp Fees
City Resident  / Non Resident
Weekly Fee   $180                 $245
Before Care per wk (Rec Center only)
  $ 45                  $ 55
After Care per wk (Rec Center only)
  $ 45                  $ 55

Limited Scholarships NOW Available!

To apply for a Camp scholarship please complete and submit the Scholarship Application as soon as possible. Scholarship Applications reviews have begun. 

Verification of family-household income is required and MUST be attached or application will not be accepted.

Scholarship applicants may submit documents by fax 518-584-1748 or by mail or in person to the Recreation Center 15 Vanderbilt Ave Saratoga Springs, NY.  If you need assistance please email or call 518-587-3550 x2300.

Support for our scholarships has been made possible through generous donations from organizations such as the Alfred Z. Solomon Charitable Trust, the Hawley Foundation, the Saratoga County Children's Committee, Randy Johnson Memorial Scholarship, New York State Office of Children and Family Service/Saratoga County Department of Aging and Youth, Saratoga Springs Lions Club, Saratoga Springs Rotary Club, WGY/Curtis Lumber Christmas Wish, Saratoga National Bank, Adirondack Trust, Stewart's Shops (Holiday Match), and Private Donations.

In order to participate in camp, parents MUST provide:

1. Child’s immunization records – faxed to 518-584-1748 or delivered to Scott T. Johnson Recreation Center @ 15 Vanderbilt Ave

2. Registration and payment