Summer Camps 2024

Bring on the Summer

Those long school summer holidays are approaching...........! Lazy , hazy ,crazy days they are not guaranteed to be, unless you can come with satisfactory ideas to keep everyone amused. Thankfully, there are plenty of summer camps, schools courses and workshops to help you plan out the months ahead. Read on ………  and don’t forget to mention Primary Times when making a booking!

Sport Ireland Campus Summer Kids' Camps in partnership with Allianz and Team Ireland

Children who participate in the Sport Ireland Campus Kids' Camps in partnership with Allianz and Team Ireland will have the chance to try a variety of new sports in the inspirational world-class environment of Sport Ireland Campus - the same high-performance environment used by many Team Ireland Olympians to train ahead of major competitions. They will also receive a new co-branded #StopTheDrop jersey and schoolbag as part of their camp experience, take part in Olympic-themed celebrations to mark this special year for Team Ireland, all while enjoying a fun atmosphere and elite coaching in the incredible surrounds of the Sport Ireland National Gymnastics Training Centre, the Indoor Athletics Track and even the AquaZone waterpark(for over 9’s).For 2024, new Camps are being offered to meet the demand from future generations, including; Teen Athletic Development Camp, Indoor Turf Games, Girls Only Football to Aquatics Camps at the Sport Ireland National Aquatic Centre alongside the return of Multisport, Gymnastics, Inclusive, Trampoline, Diving, Pre-School, and Teen Camps.

Camp Types:

Junior Preschool Camp (3 - 5 years) 9.30am – €90 per week
Multi-Sport Camp (5 - 12 years) 9am – 3pm €120 per week
Gymnastics Camp (5 - 12 years) 9am – 3pm €120 per week
Inclusive Camp (6 - 14 years) 12.30pm – 3pm 90 per week
Indoor Turf Games (7 - 15 years) 9.30am – 12.30pm €100
Girls Only Football Camp (7 - 15 years) 9.30am – 12.30pm €100

Diving Camp (8 - 12 years) 9am – 3pm €165 per week

Aquatics Camp (9 – 12 years) 9am – 2pm €165

Teen Multi-Sport Camp (12 years +) 9am – 3pm €120 per week

Athletic Development Teen Camp (13 - 17 years) 9am – 3pm €200 per week

Book  online Now for all camps as places are limited.


Summer Camps & Birthday Parties at Astropark Tallaght and Coolock!

Astropark’s Kids Summer Camps are a haven for boys and girls aged between 5-12 seeking adventure, excitement, and new friendships. 

From soccer and bubble football to nerf wars and multi-sports challenges, there's something to captivate every child’s interest. Led by experienced and enthusiastic instructors, the camps ensure a safe and supportive environment for kids to explore their passions and discover new skills.

Dates and Times: The Kids Summer Camps run for 8 weeks from July 1st, offering a full-day session, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Prices: The cost of one child to enrol in the 5-day camp is €110 for a 4-day camp the cost is €90 (this works out as just €3.66 per hour!)

Make your child’s birthday an unforgettable celebration with Astropark’s thrilling Kids Birthday Party packages! 

Choose between: Bubble Football Party, NERF AstroWars Party, Football/Old School Sports Day Party, New Multi-Activity Party, these parties promise 2 hours of non-stop entertainment for the birthday star and their friends. With dedicated party coordinators taking care of every detail, parents can relax and enjoy the festivities too.

Prices: For 12 kids including food, the price is only €240 (€20 per child).

Spaces run out fast for both Camps and Birthday Parties, so book today at 

Jump Zone is Ireland’s First and Europe’s Largest Indoor Trampoline & Inflatable Adventure Parks. Located in Santry, Sandyford and Liffey Valley Shopping centre. This Irish owned Jump Zone has fast become one of the country’s most popular sports and entertainment attractions, having catered for more than 1,000,000 visitors to date!

Led by a team of top trampolining athletes, summer camp groups can enjoy individual open jumping on the massive main trampoline courts, private trampoline Dodgeball Games, Why not check out their Ninja Zones or practice new skills into the Big Air Bag Zone. If visiting Santry you will be amazed by one of the world’s largest inflatable adventure parks which include attractions like, Total Wipe out, Warped Walls, giant slides, Dodgeball to name a few.  

When you book your camp, Jump Zone hosts will be allocated to look after your group.  On arrival, the dedicated staff will lead the group down to the induction area where a safety video is shown and the rules are given. Large groups are then divided into smaller groups and led out to the courts where the fun really begins!

Extreme fun is so important but so is the safety of the guests. At Jump Zone, they do all they can to ensure that your group will have maximum fun with maximum safety! With court supervisors on the courts at all times and heavy duty spring loaded frames covered by 2+ inch think safety pads, Jump Zone combines fun and safety in all areas to create a fun experience like no other.

Groups of up to 200 can be accommodated at one time. For more information see or phone Sandyford 01 2939356  / Santry 01 8623366 / Liffey Valley 01 568 8188

The Irish National Sailing & Powerboat School For over 40 years, the Irish National Sailing & Powerboat School has been the leading destination in Ireland for children's sailing training and adventures, renowned for its fun and educational camps designed to enrich each child's sailing experience.

The school offers week-long Children's Summer Sailing Courses, running from Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm. Situated against the scenic backdrop of Dun Laoghaire, these camps provide an ideal environment for young sailors to develop and refine their skills in a joyful and stress-free setting.

Families can  also explore the serene waters and breathtaking vistas through the school's kayak and stand-up paddleboard rentals, available for 2-hour sessions, ideal for creating lasting memories.

Birthday Parties:

For a distinctive celebration, the school hosts Kayaking Birthday Parties, providing three hours of water activities and exclusive access to facilities for food and cake, all priced at €25 per person. 

Wetsuits and life jackets are provided for all activities. The school boasts an impressive rating on Google, with positive feedback from both parents and children!

Summer  Camps at Rosemont 
School Sandyford

Rosemont Afterschool has been providing care and support for children aged between 5 and 12 years old through its camps for over a decade. During the camps, they  offer different modules that are both educational and fun. Daily activities include baking, sports, nature walks, treasure hunts, arts & crafts, multiple outdoor activities, and other weather-appropriate activities. They ensure that no two days are the same in a Rosemont camp. 

Rosemont Camp operates from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm, with pre-care and after-care options available upon request. 

For Bookings and further information, 

ACE SportsCamps 

South Dublin’s Premier Outdoor Summer Sports Camp, ACE is back in Wesley College this Summer!

5 weeks of back-to-back action, in Wesley College just off Exit 13 on the M50 with sports including Soccer, Gaelic Football, Tag Rugby, Dodgeball, Water Fights, and much more led by our experienced coaches.

The best camp for sporty kids between the ages of 6-12, drop off begins at 8:30 and pick up at 2:30, making it ideal for families looking to stay in the school routine.

Spaces are selling out fast – use the code ‘Siblings’ at the checkout for a discount when booking more than 1 place! Full price is €120

Week 1 – 15th – 19th July

Week 2 - 22nd – 26th July

Week 3 - 29th July – 2nd August

Week 4 - 6th – 9th August

Week 5 – 12th - 16th August

Visit to book 

Inside Out Camp is a residential camp tailored for teens ages 12 - 15 years, with a combination of physical, mental, and creative activities. The camp aims to provide young people with opportunities to broaden their horizons, enhance personal development, and establish lasting connections. Located in St. Columba's College, situated in the foothills of the Dublin mountains, the residential camp welcomes teenagers from different parts of Ireland and Europe. The camp is led by exceptional leaders who create an engaging and uplifting environment, motivating teenagers to strive for their personal best. Overall, Inside Out Camp allows young people to explore new challenges, develop skills, and forge meaningful relationships in a fun and supportive setting.

Pembroke Fencing
Pembroke Fencing at St Conleth’s College,Ballsbridge, 8th-12th July  and  Christ Church Hall, Sandymount  weekly from Monday  15th July till Friday the 9th of August. The camps  are suitable for children and teens, boys and girls who have never experienced fencing before as well as for those who have some basic fencing knowledge. Each class is taught using plenty of games to improve speed and co-ordination, develop specific fencing skills and tactical thinking. Kids learn fencing blade and footwork, rules of courtesy during a fencing bout and refereeing skills – all while doing plenty of sword fighting! Beginners & Improvers, boys & girls – all equipment provided.  For ages 7-13 years, €190 per week Time 10-1pm To  Register Tel : 086 2160646 E: <> <>


Coaching from Ex Professional Footballer,UEFA qualifiedcoach and Modern Legacy coaches.

JULY 1ST-5TH, 8-12TH,15-19TH AUGUST 12-16TH




1V1 attacking and defending ,decision making, body profiling, passing and receiving,position specific Tel 087 77179720

Price €89 (Including Free ML Training Kit)

Coláiste Naomh Eoin 

Coláiste Naomh Eoin has successfully become Ireland's No.1 Irish College and they have done this by providing students with the best & most effective learning experience in Ireland for over two decades. They aim to inspire a love of the Irishlanguage & culture by make learning Irish fun. The course immerses the students in the full Gaeltacht experience without the cost and stress of leaving home. Through formal classes, sports, games, competitions, ceol & céilí, arts and drama, every effort is made to ensure that the students are comfortable and that they use whatever Irish they have, in a relaxed atmosphere, to create a positive attitude to the Irish language and culture. Students progress at their own pace and special help is given to students with little or no fluency. Early booking is advised. Fón: (01) 2985287 www.colaistenaomheoin.

Mill Theatre  Summer Camps 

These exciting week-long camps running Monday to Friday from 10am to 2.30pm will immerse students in a high-energy, intensive, learning experience consisting of instruction in acting, singing, and dancing.

By focusing on process and technique-based coaching by professionals, students will experience the collaborative nature of theatre at its most thrilling. A culminating presentation of the material worked on will be presented on the Mill Theatre stage on Friday afternoon at 2pm for family and friends. (free of charge, no booking required)

Ages: 4-6yrs/ 7-9yrs/ 10-12yrs / 13-15yrs.  €130 per child per week

10% discount for siblings and if booking more than 1 week.  Only one discount may apply per booking.


Whizzkids Summer Camps have been Ireland’s top tech camps since 2003. Since then they have built up a fantastic reputation for providing fun and educational camps. Focused on developing tech skills in 8-15 year olds, they run camps in UCD, DCU, Maynooth and 7 other university venues across Ireland in July & August. 

Suitable for children of all abilities, classes are broken up by age. WhizzKids will introduce children to the world of web design, game development, 3D modelling, app development and a host of other digital skills. Mix in sports and tech challenges and you have a very “edu-taining” day. 

All equipment is provided in high quality university facilities. Delivered by experienced educators that are bang up to date with what’s hot in the tech world. Feedback from parents and kids alike is hugely positive and they rank a very impressive 4.9 stars in Google ratings. 

Camps run Mon-Fri 9.30-1/3PM. Half day camps cost €130, full day camps cost €180 for the week. To book visit Places are limited and this camp fills every year. Don’t say we didn’t warn you!


This July and August, Designer Minds’ 2 Unique Summer Camps take place across 90 locations Nationwide.  Choose a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) Camp or an Art Camp! Or try both! For children in 1st to 6th class, these camps offer a variety of activities like coding, robotics, engineering, electronics, science experiments, art and design projects. Each camp runs for a week and is designed to ignite curiosity and creativity. With hands-on learning and plenty of fun, kids can make new friends in a supportive environment. Discounts available for siblings or multiple bookings. Secure a spot with a €30 Deposit on for a summer filled with discovery and joy!

“Absolutely blown away by this Camp and the teachers. The subject matter was always really child-centric and interesting. Teachers were engaging and encouraging at all times. My child adored it from start to finish.” – Zoe, Sandymount.


Music Camps at Mezzo Music Academy, offer a unique opportunity for children to explore many different instruments over the course of the week. For ages 4 to 11, students are grouped in accordance with age, and learn Keyboard, Guitar, Violin, Recorder, Ukulele, Percussion and Voice, each day. At the end of the week, students choose their favourite instrument and take part in a recorded performance which is sent on to parents via email. 

All instruments are taught by ear and with an emphasis on fun! At the end of each day, all groups come together for a sing-a-long, where teachers play instruments and students play percussion and sing. All camp teachers are fully qualified, Garda vetted and experienced.

Summer Music Camp starts at 9.30am and finishes at 1.30pm. Bring a packed lunch!

What are you waiting for? This could be the start of your child’s musical journey! For more see www.mezzomusic.ieTel 01 682590