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Kids Summer Camps 2022

Once again we are on the home stretch to the summer holidays. If you are going to need some help to keep the kids entertained for the upcoming 6 to 8 weeks and you don’t want to constantly hear the, ‘I’m bored’ refrain then we have some great suggestions that the kids can enjoy and will help you stress less.


FerienPass Luzern

A great way to get the kids out of the house is by taking advantage of the Luzern Holiday Pass 2022 which this year is valid from 11 July to 21 August. The pass is a regional offer from 17 participating municipalities and is aimed at children and young people (aged 6 to 18). The pass entitles them to free travel (including by bus, train and boat) and free entry into 10 Badis as well as 13 other museums and attractions.

The Luzerner FerienPass is working with Blindspot to make sure all children and young people with special needs can participate in the city’s leisure activities.

There are two passes available and cost is per week:

Ferienpass: CHF 12
– Free travel and entrance fees
– Valid from the first summer holiday week

Ferienpass PLUS: CHF 17
– Free travel and entrance fees
– Sightseeing
– Activities and studios
– Movie theatres
– Day animation (additional costs: +5 francs / day)
– Valid from the second summer holiday week – 18 July

Tickets can be purchased at the Onlineshop after registration. Alternatively, tickets can be purchased at Zentrum Kinder Jugend Familie, Kasernenplatz 53, from 13 June to 19 August 2022, or at the Ferienpass Centre set up in the Säli Schulhaus, Pilatusstrasse 59, from 18 July to 18 August 2022. In the Ferienpass Centre daily activities and workshops are offered. There is also a Kids Café with a fire bowl and a playground.

For more information and full details please visit the official website.


ABC Tutors Art Summer Camp for Kids

Inspirational ART Summer Camp for Kids, aged 4 – 10, run by Artists be Creative, is a fun way for children to make friends, immerse themselves in creativity and most importantly have fun with other children who share their interests!!

  • When: 11 – 15 July from 9:00 to 16:00
  • Where: The LiLi Centre, Alpenquai 40a, Luzern
  • Cost: LiLi Members CHF 480.00 Non-Members CHF 520.00
  • How: Register here

Artist Be Creative is a specialised Art Summer School offering Art Classes in the morning with fun adventurous activities in the afternoon. The price includes all materials and entrance fees (excluding lunches).


Filmcamp Luzern

A great camp offering teens aged 11 to 15 the chance to write, direct, act in, edit and produce their own film. Whether they prefer to be in front of or behind the camera, they can bring their very own ideas to the screen. Films will be premiered at the Bourbaki cinema in Lucerne.

  • When: 8 to 12 August from 9.00 to 17.00
  • Where: Friendentalstrasse 11, 6004 Luzern
  • Cost: CHF 380 includes lunch and a T-shirt
  • How: Register here

Einskunstlauf Summer Camp

It looks like the summer is once again going to be hot, why not keep your kids cool at the Eisklub Luzern at their Ice Skating Camp.

  • When: 8 to 13 August
  • Where: Lucerne Ice Rink, Eisfeldstrasse 2, 6005 Luzern
  • Cost: from CHF 650 to CHF 750 plus CHF 90 for lunch
  • How: Registrations are welcome until 30 June

This year, in addition to ice skating, ballet, athletics, Pilates and mental coaching will be included.


Intersoccer

One of the few organisations running football camps during the school holidays (the closest is in canton Zug) where English is the main language. They run a variety of summer camps including:

Mini Summer Camps: a fantastic fun introduction to Soccer for 3–5 year-olds for Boys & Girls wanting to do mornings only. Lots of fun games related to children’s ages helping improve skill, technique, balance, movement & coordination via great children’s coaches.

Junior Summer Camps: cater for 5-9 year-olds who are put into age & ability groups coached by first aid & football qualified coaches teaching them new skills/techniques through our fantastic structured coaching programs including lots of small sided matches

Academy Summer Camps are for Boys & Girls approx. 10-13yrs looking for bigger challenges over 1-5 days.

  • WhenThroughout the summer
  • Where: in Zug and Cham
  • Cost: from CHF 270 to CHF 580 or CHF 60 to CHF 115 (single day), depending on age group, when booked online. Covers all instructions, camp T-shirt, certificate and medal. Check if lunch is included!
  • How:  Register here

MS Sports

MS Sports offers a large variety of four- and five-day non-residential holiday camps in hip hop dancing, tennis, football, horse riding, sport and chess and unihockey (one day) across various locations in cantons Luzern, Zug and Nidwalden. Some of the camps also have overnight stays.

The previously run MS Sports week-long residential camps in Sursee are taking a break until 2024 while their camp concept is being revised.

For more information you can contact MS Sports: +41 41 260 33 67 /  info@mssports.ch  or go to their website.


Kinder-Camps

Kinder-Camps was founded in 2007 and runs clinics throughout Switzerland. There are four- or five-day Polysportive camps for children aged 6 -13 based in Kriens, Luzern and Emmenbrücke. Activities can include climbing, football, hockey, dancing, acrobatics, juggling, and capoeira (Brazilian martial arts).

  • When: 11 to 15 July – Kriens, 18 to 22 July – Luzern, 25 to 29 July Luzern, 8 to 12 August – Luzern, 15 to 19 August – Emmenbrücke
  • Where: Sporthalle Meiersmatt, Kriens – Sporthalle Säli, Luzern – Sportanlage Gersag , Emmenbrücke
  • Cost: from CHF 250 to CHF 330 plus extra for part or full day care – check the Ferienpass Luzern for Luzern based camps
  • How: Register here

«fit4future» Sportcamp Luzern

For primary school children in 1st to 6th grade. This sports camp takes place in Alpenquai, Luzern and gives kids the opportunity to try a new sport each day!

  • When: 8 – 12 August
  • Where: Kantonsschule Alpenquai, Alpenquai 46–50, 6005 Luzern
  • Cost: CHF 280 per child (siblings CHF 240) The price includes supervision, coaching, lunch, t-shirt and water bottle!
  • How: Register here

ASK Inclusive Bilingual Day Camp

ASK Bilingual Camp is an inclusive program, dedicated to offering a special haven for children and young adults aged 3-17 who have Learning Differences and Special Educational Needs. The fully integrated program allows children to develop their social skills, creativity and learning through fun games and activities, which are structured according to age and their skill level. They have highly qualified staff including psychologists, experienced specialist teachers, counselors, speech therapists, ABA therapists, art therapist, music therapist and a nurse.

  • When: 11 – 29 July
  • Where: IIL 24 avenue Eugène-Lance 1212 Grand-Lancy, Geneva
  • Cost: Full day camp – CHF 720/week, Half day camp – CHF 450/week
  • How: Register here: Full day camp; Half day camp

The full day camp runs from 9:00 to 16:30 and includes lunch and two snacks, and access to community trips, eg. pool.

The half day camp is for 3 to 6 year olds only and runs from 9 to 12.30.

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