Adventure Quest Laser Tag Mardi Gras Camp
1001 Elmwood Park Blvd.
Ages: 5-12
Cost: $50/day, $40/additional sibling, 20% session discount
Dates/Times: March 4-8, 7:30 am-5:30 pm.  
Contact: [email protected]
Campers will blast through the ancient Mayan ruins in laser tag, crash through the jungle in bumper cars, and explore the ancient temple in a round of mini golf.

Audubon Zoo’s Mardi Gras Camp
Audubon Zoo, 6500 Magazine St.
Ages: Pre-K through 4th Grade
Cost: $40/members, $50/non-members. Before care is $7/per child, per day. Aftercare is $10/per child, per day.
Dates/Times: March 6-7, 9 am-3 pm. Before care (7:30-8:45 am) and after care (3:15-5:30 pm) available.
Contact: Lindsey Legros, [email protected], 504.212.5380
Audubon Zoo will host Mardi Gras camp for ages 4-11. Each day is full of animal exploration, scientific investigation, arts and crafts, and more!

Church’s Karate Academy: Mardi Gras Break Camp
4716 Paris Ave., New Orleans
Ages: 6-12 years old (5-year-old siblings/previous campers welcome as well)
Cost: $45/ day or $160 for all 4 days
Dates/Time: March 1stand 6th-8th, 8:30 am-3:30 pm (FREE Early Drop-off/Late Pick-up 7 am /6 pm)
Contact: [email protected] or call 504.309.6138
It’s sure to be a safe, positive, and motivational camp adventure where your child is guaranteed to obtain physical and mental fitness.

JCC Uptown - Mardi Gras Mini-Camp
5342 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans
Ages: Grades K-5
Cost: $50/day; JCC membership required
Dates/Time: March 6-8, 9 am-3 pm
Contact: 504.897.0143
Have lots of fun playing games and sports, making springtime crafts, hanging out with friends, and meeting new buddies. Wear tennis shoes and bring a lunch every day.

Kidcam Camp: Holiday Camp at Woodlake Swim & Tennis Club
82 Sequoia St., Kenner
Ages: 4-13 years old
Dates/Time: March 4, 6-8, 7:30 am-5:30 pm
Fees: $50/day first child, $40/day additional child
Contact: [email protected] or call 844.KIDCAM1
Woodlake Club offers ample green space, tennis courts, levee play, holiday-themed arts, and crafts, science and food activities, and more. Field trips to nearby parks.

Ages: 5-8 years old
Cost: Members $40/day, or Non-Members $50/day (before care: $10; aftercare: $15)
Dates/Time: March 6-8, 9 am-3 pm
Contact: 504.523.1357
Design and build a model of a house, collaborate to create a Kid City and explore a variety of building materials in this hands-on, STEM-based camp!
 
Ages: 5-13 years old
Cost: Members $35/day. Sibling discounts available. A one-time annual membership/players card fee is $15 for youth and $25 for family (2 or more).
Dates/Time: Feb. 28 through Mar. 8, 7 am-6 pm
Contact: 504.305.6078 or contact Camp Director Howie Inman at 985.264.9732 or [email protected]
Soccer, Flag Football, Basketball, Whiffle Ball, Relay Games, Lacrosse and much, much more! We play indoors all day on our state-of-the-art turf fields and basketball court. All campers must be a Playmakers Indoor member to attend camp. 

Upturn Arts: DISCOvery Camp
1719 Toledano St.
Ages: 4-14 years old
Cost: $68.25/day or $136.50 both days (early bird price). Upturn Arts provides all services on a sliding scale for middle and low income households.
Dates/Times: March 7-8, 9 am-4 pm (before and aftercare available)
Contact: [email protected] or call 504.390.8399
Young artists will learn materials to perform at the Studio 504: Disco for Dance on April 5.  

¡Vamonos NOLA! Mardi Gras Camp
5818 Perrier St.
Ages: 3-10 (must be potty trained)
Cost: $50/day or $225/week (members); $70/day, $250/week (non-members).
Dates/Times: March 1-8. No camp on Fat Tuesday, 9 am-3:30 pm. Before and aftercare available for additional fee.
Contact: [email protected]
¡Vamonos NOLA! is your Spanish Language Vacation Camp Destination.

Belle Chasse YMCA Mardi Gras Camp
8101 LA-23, Belle Chasse
Ages: 3-14 (must be fully potty trained)
Dates/Times:  March 4, 6, 7 & 8, closed March 5, Drop off starts 7 am & pick up by 6 pm
Cost: Members:  $25/day, Non-members—$40/day
Contact: Vanessa at 504.392.9622
Kids have the opportunity to play sports, make arts and crafts, and make new friends! Be sure to pack a lunch and plenty of snacks!

East Jefferson YMCA Mardi Gras Camp
6691 Riverside Drive, Metairie
Ages: 5-14
Cost: (members and non-members) Daily:  $35/non-members + $10 non-member registration fee.
$25/members
Dates/Times: March 4-8 (no camp March 5), 7:30 am -3:30 pm. 10% discount for members who register for MORE than three days of camp!
Contact: Abbe Ginn, [email protected], 504.888.9622 ext. 104
Activities include themed stories, songs, crafts, games, and holiday decorations! Please bring a lunch and snacks (no peanut products please!) and wear play clothes.

West St. Tammany YMCA Mardi Gras Camp
71256 Francis Rd., Covington
Ages: Pre-K - 4 and up
Dates/Times: March 3, 4, 6, 7 & 8; Closed March 5. Drop off starts 7 am & pick up by 6 pm.
Cost: Members $30/day, Non-members $40/day plus registration fee.
Contact:  Krissy Cook, 985.893.9622
When school is closed for a holiday, come to the YMCA and play!  Bring 2 snacks (morning and afternoon), a bag lunch, and a water bottle.

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