MLK, Jr. Day Camps in NOLA

This guide will help you find the best camp for your child during their holiday break for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day!

Culinary Kids: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Camp
915 Marigny Avenue, Mandeville
Ages: 5-13 years old
Time: 9 am-3 pm
Fee: $75 day plus tax includes meals and drinks
Contact: or call 985.727.5553
Details: Kids can make breakfast, lunch and snacks, and enjoy creative kitchen science activities, games, art and MUCH more with certified teachers. The spacious facility boasts 2,500 square feet of teaching kitchen with plenty of room for games and fun on our privacy fenced yards and gardens.
Franco’s Day Camp: MLK Jr Day
100 Bon Temps Roule, Mandeville
Ages: 4-13 years old
Time: 8 am-5:30 pm
Fee: Member: $50/child, $40/2nd child (pre-registered price), $10 more day of registration/drop ins; Non-members: $60/1st child, $50/2nd child (pre-registered price), $10 more day of registration/drop-ins
Contact: 985.792.0210
Details: Inflatable Obstacle Course, Games, Arts & Crafts. Lunch & Snacks included!
Kidcam Camps: Martin Luther King Day 
Adventure Quest Laser Tag School Break Camps
1200 S. Clearview Pkwy., Metairie
Ages: 3-13
Time: 7:30 am-5:30 pm
Fee: $50 a day. Additional Siblings $40 a day. Campers may bring their lunch and a snack daily, or add money to their PrePaid Food account online to purchase food at Adventure Quest.
Contact: or call 844.KIDCAM1
Details: Campers will enjoy Laser Tag, Bumper Cars, Mini Golf and the arcade every day, plus outdoor activities and other Kidcam-Certified fun! Space is limited each day so register early! 
6107 Magazine Street
Ages: 2nd-5th Grade
Time: 9 am-3 pm (Pick up/drop off anytime)
Fee: $45/child
Contact: or call 415.786.3317
Details: This Fun Day @ Lolo’s is in honor of the great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a shining example of how one person can build inner strength and inspire change throughout the world. Kids will make their own dream boards, set goals for 2018, dance, play, strike a pose and more! Kids of all ages benefit by thinking about their dreams and goals, conquering fears and standing up for themselves. Consider this not just a day out of school but an opportunity to have fun while dreaming, creating, moving, and laughing. Healthy lunch, snacks and art materials provided.
Upturn Arts: Martin Luther King, Jr. Camp
1719 Toledano Street
Ages: 4-12 years old
Time: 9 am-4 pm
Fee: The cost for the day is $68.25*. Before and/or after care is available from 8 am-5:30 pm each day for $50/camp per child or $12/day per child. A nonrefundable registration fee of $5.20 and a supply fee of $5.00 will be charged at registration.
Contact: 504.390.8399
Details: The Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: I Have A Dream Camp will focus on the accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and encourage young artists to visualize their own dreams through classes in visual arts, dance, theater and music. At the conclusion of camp, young artists will demonstrate a peace march in the neighborhood with materials created throughout the day.
Vamonos NOLA MLK Day Camp
5818 Perrier St.
Ages: 3-8 years old
Time: Before Care: 7:30-8:30 am; 8:30 am-3 pm; After Care: 3:15-5:30 pm 
Fee: $65; $5 for Before Care; $15 for After Care
Contact: or call 504.495.2345
Details: Campers can come and have a BLAST learning Spanish through PLAY! Campers of all language abilities are welcome and made to feel comfortable and confident! Vamonos NOLA believes if children feel confident and have fun they will leave craving to learn and improve their Spanish!
YMCA Belle Chasse: MLK Day Holiday Camp
8101 Highway 23, Belle Chasse
Ages: 3 (fully potty trained)–14 years old
Time: 7 am-6 pm
Fee: Members: $25; Non-Members: $40
Contact: 504.392.9622
Details: Kids have the opportunity to play sports, make arts and crafts, and make new friends. Holiday camp offers a safe and engaging atmosphere for your kids so you have peace of mind while you work. Make sure to pack a lunch and plenty of snacks!

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