February Vacation Camps

If you aren’t traveling during February’s school break, you’ve come to the right place for some fun! A number of our favorite children’s programs are offering vacation camps, and we’ve compiled a list for you all.

For those of you who need some last-minute “get me out of the house” ideas, be sure to check out our Daily Itinerary and Events pages as the break gets closer!

Darien YMCA: February 17-21. Activities include swimming, crafts, outside play, gym, cooking, games and more. Ages 3+. 9am–1pm (preschoolers only) or 9am-4pm (preschoolers thru 5th grade). Extended care available: 8am-9am and/or 4pm-6pm. Half Day Members: $70, Non-Members: $80. Full Day Members: $90, Non-Members: $100. Extended Care: $10/hour.


Darien Nature Center: February 18-21. Children will enjoy a winter vacation program. Exploring the trails, pond and brook and identifying what happens in the winter months to the landscapes. The children will also be creating nature crafts and enjoying the menagerie of animals in our zoo room. Ages 2-6. 9:30am-11:30am (2’s only) or 9:30am-1:30pm (3+). 2 days: $156+, 4 days: $312+. *Membership is required for all vacation programs.


Action Art School: February 10-14 (3 day minimum). Our Vacation Camp will give your kids the boost they need. Our camp offers your children a fun way to spend their free time, and it gives you that most precious commodity: free time for yourself! Ages 3.5-10. 10am-1:30pm. Extended care available: 9:30am drop off and/or 2pm pick up. $189+.

New Canaan

Kaleidoscope Adventures at Toddler Time Nursery School: February 14, 17-21. Come on a Kaleidoscope Adventure. Join us for a journey in color exploration through literature, cooking, art and interactive science as we bring colors to life in the middle of winter. Ages 2-7. 9am-12pm. TT Students: $55/day, 2’s: $60/day, Non-TT Students: $70/day.

Multi Sports Camp at Toddler Time Nursery School: February 17-21. A rounded sports experience featuring Soccer, Lacrosse, T-Ball and more! The ultimate introduction to sports. Players will develop skills through fun games and scrimmages. This program will be offered in partnership with US Sports Institute and will be supervised by their staff. Ages 4-7. 12:30pm-2:30pm. Optional lunch bunch available. $200.

New Canaan Nature Center: February 18-21. Come down the hill and join other enthusiastic kids as our expert staff lead a variety of winter-themed adventures throughout the 40-acre expanse of NCNC. Partake in nature games, crafts & activities! Each day, children will discover different wonders of the winter season while they traverse the nature center property and let nature surround them. Ages 3-7. 9am-12pm. Optional lunch bunch available. Members: $240, Non-Members: $300.


Tumble Jungle: February 13, 14, 17. Activities include trampoline, zip line, bounce houses, games, recreational sports, crafts, and more. 9am-12pm. $45/day. Add on “Monkey Time” from 12pm-1pm for $15 (includes pizza)!

Pump It Up: February 13, 14, 17, 18. Camp includes play time in our fun-filled arenas, activities, arts & crafts, lunch, festive snacks, and more. 8:30am-12:30pm, 12:30pm-4:30pm, or 8:30am-4:30pm. Optional early drop off & late pick up available. Half Day: $30, Full Day: $45.


Chelsea Piers: February 10-14, 17-21. Little Athletes Gymnastics Camp supports each child’s natural love of movement and exploration. Ages 3-5. 8:45am-11:45am. Members: $63/day, Non-Members: $75/day.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center: February 14. Spend the morning exploring the SM&NC with our environmental educators! We’ll visit with some live animals, share a story and some crafts, and see what is going on outside in nature. We’ll paint the snow if we have a bunch, and hit the trails if we don’t! Limited enrollment for small group experience. Ages 4-9. 9:30am-12pm. Members: $30, Non-Members: $35.

Great Play: February 10, 14, 17. Through games and instruction, players develop fundamental motor skills – as well as introductory sport skills, coordination and agility – all while having a lot of fun! To the kids, it’s all fun and games. But behind the fun is a carefully crafted curriculum of progressive motor skill acquisition that helps children reach their full physical potential. Times vary by day. Members: $36, Non-Members: $40.

Mill River Park Collaborative: February 14, 15, 18. Come join us when school’s out for a day filled with adventure and fun! Ages 4+. 9am-4pm. Optional extended care available. $65.


Earthplace: February 17-21. Enjoy a day off with fun & educational themed activities. Extended day options available! Ages 3+. 9am-1pm or 9am-3pm. Optional early drop off & late pick up available. Members: $63-$95, Non-Members: $70-$105.

Splatterbox: February 17-21. Camp SplatterBox is so much fun! We will be creating amazing works of art, playing fun games, cooking up delicious snacks and treats, demonstrating super interesting science experiments, and so much more. Ages 5-12 (ask about “almost 5s”). 10am-1pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm. $60/session.