The largest, oldest and and best camp fair in Philadelphia!

Convenient and Easy Access from Routes 476/Blue Route, 76/Schuylkill Expressway, 202 and 309/Ft. Wash. Expressway, the PA Turnpike and NE Extension

Beat the winter doldrums and get an early jump on plans for your kids’ summer at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy’s 25th annual Camp and Summer Program Fair—the largest and best summer resource in Philadelphia!

What You’ll Find
  • Over 80 camps and summer programs for every age and interes
  • Choices for every budget 
  • Local, regional, national, international, day, and overnight options 
  • Wide range of camp types, including service, adventure, sports, nature, science and technology, travel and adventure, academics (including programs for children with learning differences), language immersion, fine and performing arts, and more. 
  • Exciting selection, especially for teens, including sports training, leadership skills development, arts, technology, outdoor skills and environmental education, community service, travel, and college-prep programs. 

What You Can Do
  • Watch videos, collect informational literature, and meet one-on-one with camp representatives in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. 
  • Enjoy FREE activities and entertainment throughout the day.
  • Take a break at the Camp Fair Café offering delicious snacks and lunch

Full List of 2015 Participating Camps and Programs

Academy Explorers Camp - Phila., PA
Adirondack Camp - Putnam Station, NY
AIM Academy Summer Enrichment Program - Conshohocken, PA
Allens Lane Summer Art Camp - Phila., PA
Amigos de las Américas - Multiple International Locations
Ashford Farm Day Camp - Lafayette Hill, PA
Awbury Arboretum Summer Adventures - Phila., PA
Burn Brae Day Camp of the Creative Arts - Dresher, PA
Camp Birch Hill - New Durham, NH
Camp Dark Waters - Medford, NJ
Camp Eagle Hill - Elizaville, NY
Camp Med-O-Lark - Washington, ME
Camp Mowglis - Hebron, NH
Camp Oneka - Tafton, PA
Camp Pegasus - Ardmore, PA
Camp Rim Rock - Yellow Spring, WV
Camp Summit - Phila., PA
Camp Tockwogh (YMCA) - Worton, MD
Center School Summer Program - Abington, PA
Chill Expeditions - Multiple International Locations
Discovery Camp at The Franklin Institute - Phila., PA
Echo Hill Camp - Worton, MD
Engineering for Kids - Multiple Locations in Phila. Metro Area
ESF Camps at Norwood-Fontbonne Academy - Phila., PA
ESF Technology Camps - Multiple Locations in Phila. Metro Area
The Experiment in International Living - Multiple International Locations
Flourtown Swim Club & Flourtown Summer Day Camp - Flourtown, PA
Food Nerd Jr. - Multiple Locations in Phila. Metro Area
French For Fun - Bala Cynwyd, PA
French Woods Enrichment Center - Hancock, NY
French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts - Hancock, NY
Friends' Central School Summer Programs - Wynnewood, PA
Frog Hollow Summer Tennis & Sports Camp - Lansdale and Blue Bell, PA
Fun in the Sun - Phila. and Plymouth Meeting, PA
Germantown Academy Day Camps & Summer Programs - Ft. Washington, PA
Global Leadership Adventures - Multiple International Locations
Global Works - Multiple International Locations
Hameau Farm in the Big Valley - Belleville, PA
The Handwork Studio - Multiple Locations in Phila. Metro Area
Independent Lake Camp - Thompson, PA
International Sports Training Camp - Stroudsburg, PA
Lavner Camps! - Multiple Locations in Phila. Metro Area
Matt Paul Sports Camp - Phila., PA
Mermaid Country Day Camp - Blue Bell, PA
Miquon Day Camp - Conshohocken, PA
Morris Arboretum Summer Adventure Camp - Phila., PA
Netop Summer Camp - Casco, ME
New Meadow Farm Riding Camp - Steeles Tavern, VA
Nike Delaware Volleyball Academy Camps - Multiple Locations in Phila./Wilmington Metro Areas
NXT Sports Camps - Newtown Square, PA
Oxbridge Academic Programs - Multiple US and International Locations
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts: Summer Academy - Phila., PA
Penn Charter Summer Camps - Phila., PA
Performing Arts Institute of Wyoming Seminary - Kingston, PA
Philadelphia International Music Festival - Bryn Mawr, PA
Philadelphia Outward Bound School - Phila., PA and Multiple US (East Coast) Locations
Philadelphia Rock Gyms - Oaks, PA
Philadelphia School of Circus Arts Camp - Phila., PA
Philadelphia Zoo Wildlife Warriors Summer Camp - Phila., PA
Phillies Baseball Academy - Multiple Locations in Phila. Metro Area
Putney Student Travel - Multiple International Locations
Rockwood Adventures Teen Travel - Travel/Multiple US (East Coast) Locations, Blue Bell and Bucks Cty, PA
Rustic Pathways - Multiple US and International Locations
SCH Academy's Summerside on the Hill - Phila., PA
Schoolyard Ventures Entrepreneurship Summer Program - Phila., PA
Schuylkill Center Nature Ramblers and Teen Treks - Phila., PA and Multiple US (East Coast) Locations
Seaport Summer Camp - Phila., PA
Skyland Camp for Girls - Clyde, NC
South Mountain YMCA - Wernersville, PA
Summergarten Camp - Phila., PA
St. Basil Academy Summer Enrichment and Fun Camps - Jenkintown, PA
The Susquehannock Camps - Brackney, PA
The Tennis Farm - Multiple Locations in Phila. Metro Area
Twin Spring Farm Day Camp - Ambler, PA
Uncharted Horizons LARP - Phila., PA
Union Soccer Schools - Multiple Locations in Phila. Metro Area
Valley Forge Military Academy Summer Camp - Wayne, PA
Where There Be Dragons - Multiple International Locations
Whitemarsh Township Parks and Recreation - Lafayette Hill, PA
William Lawrence Camp - Tuftonboro, NH
Willow Grove Day Camp - Willow Grove, PA
Wissahickon Skating Club - Phila., PA
Wyck Summer Adventures - Phila., PA
YMCA Camp Silver Beach - Jamesville, VA

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Camp Director Resources

Should you have any questions, please contact:

Mairi Luce, Camp Fair Coordinator
The Camp Fair is located on the grounds of Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, in its gymnasium complex, which lies across from the playing fields on Willow Grove Avenue, near the intersection of Cherokee Street, in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia. Click here for directions.

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