Camps

Seasonal Camps

The Air Zoo offers seasonal programs for your campers.  Classes are age/ability based and range in duration.  Check the website calendar often for spring and summer camps!  Camp registration fees vary by camp. Air Zoo members receive 10% off all camps. Financial Aid and Scholarship funds are available! If applying for Financial Aid/Scholarships, please submit your application prior to registering for camp. Click HERE to apply on line. (need online registration form)

Spring Break Day Camps

Spring Break +1 Camps - Preschool 4-5 years old

Kids, your favorite +1 adult is welcome to join you at camp so you can have twice the fun! 4 and 5 year old preschoolers are welcome to bring an adult chaperone, but it is not required.

One Day Camps - $27/child (One adult per child gets a free admission wristband for helping out in camp!)
9 am – 12 pm
Limit 20

April 2 - Fantastic Flying

Discover how people learned to fly by studying birds and experimenting with kites, gliders, and planes. Learn about basic aircraft construction while making your own take-home flying machines in this program full of high-flying fun!

April 3 - Astronauts in Training 

Astronauts are living in space! Join us to learn more about the special tools, astronaut suits, and equipment used aboard the International Space Station (ISS). Young explorers will design their own space suits to take home.

April 4 - Build It!

This camp is the blueprint for fun! Explore shapes and patterns while constructing towers, sculptures, pyramids, and other structures. Young architects will try to protect the Three Little Pigs from the Big Bad Wolf using straws, sticks, bricks, and giant Lincoln logs.
 

Spring Break Day Camps K-2nd & 3rd-5th

Choose from a variety of science-based, day camp programs that engage and inspire children to learn about the exciting world of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Utilizing fun, exciting, and highly interactive programming, the Air Zoo guides young minds through creative and inquiry-based experiences that instill a lifelong passion for learning.

$55/child, 9 am – 4 pm
Extended camp day is available from 4 pm – 5 pm for an additional $10
(After 4 pm, adults can purchase a wrist band at half-price to take their children on the rides.)

April 2 -Rockets and Roller Coasters

Fly up, zoom down, and spin all around in a day full of wild science fun. Discover that “what goes up must come down” when you test the art of aerodynamics and the science of speed.

April 3 - Rescue 911

Oh no! Your friend has fallen out of your tree fort – what should you do? Okay, so it didn’t really happen, but you will have fun learning how to handle a variety of emergency situations, including making a plaster cast and a finger splint. Practice responding to emergencies just like real paramedics.

 

April 4 - Cool Chemical Connections

What happens when you mix a little bit of this and a whole lot of that? Find out in this fun and potentially messy camp. Experiment with the properties of matter and test various ingredients to create cool chemical reactions like gooey slime and oozing liquids!

Summer Camps 

This summer, give your kids a summer camp experience they'll remember for the rest of their lives! (They'll learn a lot too, but we don't have to tell them that). The Air Zoo Summer Science Camps are the coolest camp offerings in Southwest Michigan, and are sure to thrill even the most discerning camper! See why the Air Zoo is quickly becoming one of the nation's top aerospace and science education centers! Air Zoo Summer Camps make a great gift!

Our professional educators will share the thrill of science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics (STEAM), and aerospace science with campers through TONS of hands-on activities and interactive experiments. Campers will get an in-depth look at the Air Zoo, including the full-motion flight simulators and much more! Because some portions of the camp will take place outdoors, campers need to dress appropriately for the weather.

General Information:

  • Each registered camper will be provided with full-day access to all rides and permanent exhibits for each day of camp. Campers also receive fantastic take-home items and an exclusive Air Zoo T-Shirt.
  • Extra half day of rides, museum exploration, and games for half-day campers in K " 12th grade camps. 9:00 - 1:00 @ $30/day, or 12:00 - 4:00 @ $35/day.
  • Extended camp day from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm is available for full-day campers. $10/day.
  • Lunch from the Kitty Hawk Cafe may be purchased by full-day campers at registration. $6/day for turkey sandwich,hot dog, grilled cheese or chicken tenders lunch.

Air Zoo members receive 10% off all camps.

Financial Aid and Scholarship funds are available! If applying for Financial Aid/Scholarships, please submit your application prior to registering for camp. Click HERE to apply on line. (need online registration form)

For questions or more information, contact the Air Zoo's Events Department via at events@airzoo.org, or 269.350.2848.

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