Summer Camp

SUMMER CAMP
Explore the great outdoors! Meet new friends and make lasting memories as you participate in fun and unique science experiments, art projects, and Garden explorations, all while building a love of nature. Whether this is your first time at camp or you're a regular participant, there's something for everyone at Red Butte Garden!

Camps are available for children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade and include half- and full-day options.

Register Now!

Camp registration is required. Click on each camp link in the calendar below or call (801) 581-8454 to register. Camps fill quickly, so register early.

We Need Summer Camp Volunteers!
If you are interested, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Meghan Eames
at 801-585-5688 or email: volunteers@redbuttegarden.org
Volunteer registration is required.
Get started by completing our Volunteer Application.

2014 Partners

Clark Planetarium
Natural History Museum of Utah
Wasatch Community Gardens
Tanner Dance
Hogle Zoo

Weekly Camp Cost*

Camp Information

Half Day:
Members $105
Public $130
Full Day:
Price as listed in description

*unless otherwise noted

Registration Process:

Summer Camp Frequently Asked Questions
View our Refund Policy


2014 Summer Camp Calendar

Grade Entering in 2014-2015 School Year
Week of Camp Kindergarten 1st/2nd Grade 3rd/4th Grade 5th/6th Grade
June 2-6 9-12
How Does Your Garden Grow?
Sold Out!
June 9-13 9-12
Bug Basics
Sold Out!
9-4
Up Close With Insects*
Sold Out!

9-4
Entomologists In Training*
Sold Out!
June 16-20 9-3:30
Into the Woods*
Sold Out!
9-4
Treasures in the Garden*
Sold Out!

9-4
Grow Your Own Adventure*
Sold Out!
June 23-27 9-12
Garden Tails
Sold Out!
9-12
Cottam's Nature Detectives
Sold Out!

1-4
Green Thumb Gardeners
Sold Out!

9-12
Stinky, Slimy, Gooey, Gross!
Sold Out!

1-4
Cooking in the Garden
Sold Out!

June 30-July 3** 9-12
Surprising Superheroes
Sold Out!
9-12
Make a Mess
Sold Out!

1-4
Magical Plants of Red Butte Garden
Sold Out!

9-12
Amazing 'Ologists

1-4
Totally Trees

July
July 7-11 9-12
Messy Madness
Sold Out!
9-4:30
Varied Viewpoints* (1st)
Sold Out!
9-4:30
Pieces of Nature* (2nd/3rd)
Sold Out!
8:30-4
Earth Systems at Work*(4th/5th)
Sold Out!
July14-18 9-12
Art Exploration
Sold Out!
9-12
Sprouting Chefs
Sold Out!

1-4
Curious About Critters
Sold Out!

9-12
Discovery in the Great Outdoors

1-4
Junior Horticulturists

July21-23** 9-12
Nature's Neighbors
Sold Out!
9-12
Habitats and Homes
Sold Out!

1-4
Eww! Yuck!
Sold Out!

9-12
Em's Apothecary
Sold Out!

1-4
Junior Jam

July 28-August 1 9-12
Shake, Rattle, and Roll
Sold Out!
9-12
Garden Fairytales
Sold Out!

1-4
Adventures in Art
Sold Out!

9-4
Space: Inside and out*
9-4
Alien Encounters*
August
August 4-8 9-12
Colorful Cooking
Sold Out!
9-4
Parts and Pieces*
Sold Out!
9-4
Adaptation Investigation*
Sold Out!
9-4
Grow Your Own Game
Sold Out!
August 11-15 9-12
Oversized Art
9-12
Nature's Superheroes
Sold Out!

1-4
Music Makers
Sold Out!

9-12
Digging Deep

1-4
I Will Survive

August 18-22 9-12
There's No Place Like Home
9-12
Miniature Gardening Magic
Sold Out!

1-4
Larger Than Life Art
Sold Out!

9-12
Plants Around the World

1-4
Make a Masterpiece
Sold Out!

*Drop-off and pick up locations vary. See camp description for details.
**Short weeks due to holidays.

Printable Summer Camp Brochure


HOURS
Jan 2-Mar 31: 9 am-5 pm
April 1-30: 9 am-7:30pm
May 1-Aug 31: 9 am-9 pm*
Sept 1-30: 9 am-7:30 pm*
Oct 1-Dec 23: 9 am-5 pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day
and Dec 24-Jan 1

*Days when outdoor concerts are scheduled, hours are 9 am-5 pm.

Only Service Animals are allowed in the Garden

GENERAL ADMISSION

Members: Free
Adults (ages 18-64): $10
Seniors (ages 65+): $8
Military w/ID: $8
Children (ages 3-17): $6
Children (under 3): Free
U of U Faculty/Staff: $8
U of U Students: Free with valid ID

Groups (12 or more) $1 off ea. person

Enjoy half-price admission December, January, and February

CONTACT
(801)585-0556

LOCATION
300 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
How to Get Here

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