Summer Camp Series: Introducing Creative Action Summer Camps

Introduction of camps available in the Austin area - today's featured camp: Creative Action summer camp

March is the month most summer camp providers open their summer camp registration. Austin has a plethora of camps and many of them are filling up fast. 

In the coming weeks leading up to summer, we'll be introducing different camps in our Summer Camp Series in order to give you an idea of what's available, and to help you find the right camp for your kiddos.

Today's featured camps are Creative Action Summer Camps.

About Creative Action

Creative Action is a nonprofit, arts-based, youth development organization that provides fun, hands-on creative learning programs in the classroom, in after school settings and in the community. Whether our youth are creating original films, painting a mural, or performing an original play, we use the creative arts to actively engage students in exploring age-appropriate social issues, building appreciation for diversity and learning how to make a positive difference in their communities.

Creative Action Summer Camps

Creative Action offers a wide variety of high-quality creative and engaging camps that empower campers to envision and create their own art—all while promoting social and emotional development.

Their unique curriculum combines arts-based youth development with social and emotional learning methods. Through these programs Creative Action aims to build creative artists courageous allies critical thinkers and confident leaders.

This summer campers can choose from over 30 Creative Action camp sessions between the beginning of June and the end of August. Camps are for kids ages 5-7 and 8-11 in North Central, East, and South Austin.

Camps include:


  • Mural Design 
  • Street Arts 
  • Paper Mache & Sculptur 
  • Movies & TV 
  • 2D and 3D Animation 
  • Comic Books 
  • Music Videos 
  • Directing Costume-making & Stage set-up 
  • Graphic Novels & Zines 
  • Musicals & Musical Comedy 
  • Sketch Comedy & Improv 
  • And more

All Creative Action camp sessions are listed in our Camp Guide. To find the right Creative Action camp for your child, use the awesome search functionality of our Camp Guide and search the Creative Action camps (or any other camps) by your child's age, the dates your child wants to go to camp, the price you're able or willing to pay, and your preferred location.

Get Involved

To help Creative Action reach more youth with our life-changing programs, consider volunteering or donating. Details here.

Live Grow Play Austin Camp Guide

In order to make finding the perfect camp for your little camper a breeze, we’ve created a super parent-friendly, easy and quick to use Camp Guide that includes not only general camp information, but also all available camp sessions of a particular camp.

The Live Grow Play Austin Camp Guide allows you to search for camps by interest (e.g. arts, music, sports, outdoors, etc.) camp type (i.e. day or overnight camp), camp location, camp dates, age of campers, and price. Head over to our Camp Guide and find the perfect camp for your child.

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