Recently we shared some important questions to ask the camp director when you arrive at the Boston Camp Fair. Since the best Boston Summer Camps are committed to camper safety, we wanted to go a little more in depth here to share some questions you can ask the camp director about his or her safety procedures and protocols at camp.
Here are some safety questions you can ask a camp director when you get to the camp fair. (We suggest asking the same questions to all the different camp representatives you meet at the camp fair so you can compare answers):
The Boston Camp Fair takes place Saturday, February 11 from noon to 3pm at Artists for Humanity. Get your free tickets to this free, fun and informative event today.
Attention all families with children interested in summer camps! The annual Boston Camp Fair is just around the corner.
Held on Saturday, February 11 from noon to 3pm at Artists for Humanity EpiCenter, the camp fair is a great opportunity for parents and kids to learn about various summer camp options in the area.
Over 40 different camps will be represented at the fair, offering information on their programs, activities, and facilities. Attendees can speak with camp representatives and ask any questions they may have.
In addition to the information booths, there will also be a variety of interactive activities for kids to participate in. These will include, face painting, arts and crafts projects and sample camp activities.
The camp fair is free and open to the public, so mark your calendars and don’t miss out on this exciting event. It’s a great way to get a head start on finding the perfect summer camp for your child. Get your free tickets to the camp fair here. See you February 11!
One of the things you'll enjoy the most when attending the Boston Camp Fair is the opportunity to meet summer camp owners and directors in person. It's the best way to meet the people who will be caring for your kids this summer, and this personal interaction will go a long way towards helping you find the best camp for your kids.
As a responsible parent, your job at the Camp Fair is to find out everything you can about each individual camp so you can make an informed decision. Here are a few potential questions you could ask the camp directors when visiting the different booths at the Boston Camp Fair:
These are just some suggestions to get you started. Ultimately, the specific questions you ask will depend on your individual concerns and priorities. It's important to ask any questions you have so that you can make an informed decision about whether the camp is a good fit for your child.
Going to summer camp can provide many benefits for children and young adults. Some of these benefits include the opportunity to make new friends, learn new skills, and experience new activities. Camp can also provide a break from the daily routine and a chance to spend time outdoors and in nature.
Many camps also offer the opportunity for personal growth and development, as campers are often challenged to try new things and step out of their comfort zones. Additionally, attending camp can help develop important life skills such as teamwork, communication, and problem-solving. For many families, sending their kids to camp is a rite of passage.
Now that we've discussed the benefits of attending summer camp, what are the steps to finding the ideal camp fit for your kids?
Well, if you live in Boston or the surrounding area, we suggest attending the Boston Camp Fair. This free summer camp expo event takes place Saturday, February 11 at the Artists for Humanity Epicenter in Boston.
Over 50 different kids of summer camps will be exhibiting their programs from 12pm to 3pm at the Camp Fair. Spend as much time as you need visiting each booth, meeting and speaking with camp representatives, and learning about their programs.
After the camp fair, you'll have all the info you need to compare the various program opportunities for your child's camp experience this summer...and then ultimately pick the best camp for you!
There's just one more thing you need to know...
Even though the Boston Camp Fair is free, you will need tickets to get in. We're giving away free snacks and beverages at the event, so we want to make sure we have enough free food for everyone :)
Also, by taking advance tickets, you'll help the camps determine how many free brochures and marketing materials to bring to the Camp Fair so they have enough to distribute to everyone. Get your free tickets today!
As publishers of the Boston Camp Fair website, we help parents and their kids connect with the best summer overnight camps, day camps, and teen summer programs in the Boston area and beyond.
It's a priority for us to make finding the best summer camp easy for you.
If your child has been to camp before, you already know how much fun and rewarding the camp experience can be when your child finds just the right program for them!
If it's your first time sending your child to camp this summer, we realize your nerves might get the best of you.
We are here to help match your child with the perfect program and help relieve your anxiety a bit regarding sending your child to camp for the first time.
We recommend attending the Boston Camp Fair to help you find the best Boston summer camps. The Boston Camp Fair is a free, in-person summer camp expo taking place Saturday, February 11 at Artists for Humanity EpiCenter in Boston.
You'll be able to meet and greet camp directors from over 50 different programs from sports camps to STEM programs, to acting camps and cooking camps, and everything in between (not to mention teen and adventure camps and tours will be on display as well!)
If you come to the Camp Fair, be sure to introduce yourself to the helpful Camp Fair concierges, who will personally be able to show you around the Camp Fair and introduce you to the various camp exhibitors who are offering the best camp fit for your children.
Tickets to the Boston Camp Fair are free. Grab yours today. Then we'll see you February 11 at the camp fair, where the best Boston summer camps will be on display!
If you and your camper are looking for a camp with an outstanding mission, Camp Harbor View might be the place for you! Make sure to speak with a representative from Camp Harbor View at the Boston Camp Fair.
Camp Harbor View is a free day camp serving middle school-aged youth from Boston. With six core values central to the camp experience it provides, a summer at Camp Harbor View is grounded in fun, respect, responsibility, character, courage, and community.
The camp program offers four two-week camp sessions for summer of 2023, with each session serving 250 campers. During each session, campers have the opportunity to swim, sail, canoe, play sports, create art, rock climb and so much more! Daily bus and ferry transportation plus three meals are also included.
Stop by the Camp Harbor View booth at the 2023 Boston Camp Fair to learn more about their programs!
The second half of the day is devoted to teaching sewing and clothing construction skills. Working with a commercial pattern during this focus area, students learn the basics of sewing, laying out fabric, finishing techniques, and the use of industrial sewing machines.
Come talk to representatives from The School of Fashion Design at the 2023 Boston Camp Fair!
The camp also caters to picky eaters and all accommodates all dietary restrictions.
A 24hr onsite nurse administers all medication and triages episodic events.
Camp activities include archery, Segways, sports, swimming, tubing, giant slip n slide and the Thursday Night Dance!
Don't miss Grontonwood Camp's booth at the Boston Camp Fair! They, along with 50 other of the best camps serving Boston area kids, will be exhibiting their 2023 summer camp programs for you!
This blog is written by Abby Barber, owner of Barber Events and the Boston Camp Fair.