It’s hard to believe Bradenton’s Spring Break is almost here! If you haven’t made plans for your kids yet, it’s not too late. Take a look at this round-up of six fun and exciting ways to keep your kids busy during the week of March 14th through 18th, 2022.
The Farm Experience 2022 Spring Camp
1814 53rd St. E. Palmetto, FL 34221
Do your kids love animals? If so, then they’ll be thrilled about the 2022 Spring Camp at The Farm Experience, where they’ll spend a week living the life of a farmer. At this amazing hands-on camp, they’ll have the chance to learn how to care for farm animals including washing, bottle feeding, and even milking them – and mucking out stalls.
There will also be other fun activities like walking a horse, pony painting, farm-inspired competitions, free time with the animals, and possible guest speakers.
The experience is open to kids aged 5 to 13 years of age. Spring camp starts on Monday, March 14th and the cost of $250 covers the whole week.
Visit The Farm Experience Spring Camp Page for more information and to sign your child up. You can also check out their Facebook page to see lots of pictures that will give you an idea of what to expect.
Spring Break Tech Camp at SCF Coding Academy
26 West, SCF Center for Advanced Technology and Innovation: 5840 26th St W, Building 8 Bradenton, FL 34207
Tech-loving kids aged 10 to 14 will definitely enjoy Spring Break Tech Camp at SCF. During the week-long camp, they’ll learn the basics of drone safety, program and fly drones through obstacle courses, explore video game design, and create their own Roblox World!
The cost is $399 ($299 if you bring your own Programmable Ryze Robotics Tello drone) and the cost includes a STEM Camp t-shirt. Registration closes on March 13th, but you probably don’t want to wait that long. Sign up here!
Spring Break Camp at EVO Athletics
7188 15th St E, Sarasota, FL 34243
Want to get your kids moving during spring break? You can’t go wrong with a few days (or an entire week!) at EVO Athletics.
Their spring break camp is perfect for kids age 5 and older. Some of the activities they’ll get to enjoy include Ninja warrior, volleyball, gymnastics, cheerleading, trampolines, foam pits, STEM enrichment, games, crafts, field trip(s), and much more!
The cost is just $55 per day or $250 for the entire week, and there’s a 10% sibling discount for the second child. To learn more and register your child check out their registration page. If you have questions, give them a call at 941-222-0888.
Spring Break Science Camp at The Bishop
201 10th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205
During this week-long camp, kids will dig in to discover what fossils have revealed about Mesozoic life. Campers will enjoy games, crafts, Dino Don’s DinoVenture experience, and more as they learn what paleontologists have discovered about ancient life!
The cost is $250 per child and you can register here.
Spring Blast Camp at GT Bray Park
5502 33rd Ave Dr W, Bradenton, FL 34209
If you’re looking for a fun and affordable option, consider signing your kids up for Spring Blast Camp at GT Bray Recreation Center. Camp runs from the entire week and they’ll have a chance to go swimming on Tuesday and Thursday and go on a group field trip (surprise location!) on Friday.
This camp only costs $110 for the entire week and there are no pre-registration fees. Spots are limited, so you’ll want to register early. Registrations must be done in-person at GT Bray park.
Gemstone Mining at Mystic Mines
1017 12th Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205
A day of mining at Mystic Mines is an adventure your child won’t soon forget! They’ll love mining for crystals, gemstones, shark’s teeth, fossils, and more. Buckets start at just $15 (perfect for kids 5 and under). There’s also a $25 medium-sized bucket and a $40 large bucket (their most exciting option).
Mystic Mines is located in Bradenton’s Village of the Arts and is open Monday through Friday from 12 pm to 4 pm and Sat. 11 am to 4 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome, so head on over!
Pro tip: Make sure to follow Mystic Mines on Facebook – you might be able to find a spring break discount and some other cool stuff!
There you have it! Six awesome ideas to keep your kids busy during this year’s Spring Break in Bradenton! If you’re looking for even more exciting things to do in Bradenton, be sure to check out our Events Calendar. We’re constantly adding new events, so bookmark the page and visit often!