Campers may bring their lunch each week or you may purchase a sack lunch for the week from the Snack Sha…Learn more
2019 Camp Registration is now closed.
Online registration opens March 1st each year and closes May 1st. Registration is closed for 2019 summer camp.
Lake Nixon Summer Day Camp.
Give your child the opportunity to participate in camp traditions as old as time!
Packed with fun
Lake Nixon Summer Camp is a 9 week summer day camp. With a variety of activities, including camp songs, arts and crafts, nature hikes, team games and sports, swimming, fishing, paddle boating, volleyball, basketball, picnicking, sand structures, water games, Bible lessons, table games, and more…Each day is packed with fun!
Day Camp is open to boys and girls who have completed kindergarten through those who have completed 5th grade. Campers are divided by grade and sex and are placed under the care of trained counselors who are responsible for the campers at all times. Lifeguards and counselors closely supervise all water activities. Lake Nixon provides a safe, shallow swim area for younger children. Our swimming facilities are approved by the Arkansas State Department of Health.
Middle School Summer Camp Arrives!
In 2019, Lake Nixon will launch it’s summer day camp for children who have completed 6th through 8th grade. Middle school campers will enjoy a separate swimming area, and specialized activities to provide daily structure, positive role models and the opportunity to play in a safe environment. Middle school is hard enough. Give your child a break this summer!
Let’s be honest, it’s never too early to start planning for your child’s summer. The dates for each week of camp are listed below.
Open House June 1st 10am-12pm
Week 1 June 3-7
Week 2 June 10-14
Week 3 June 17-21
Week 4 June 24 – June 28
Week 5 July 1-5 (closed July 4 – weekly fees are not prorated)
Week 6 July 8-12
Week 7 July 15-19
Week 8 July 22-26
Week 9 July 29 – August 2
Parents must register each child for at least two weeks of the camp, and are obligated to pay for all weeks they register their child.
FEES and MORE
Lake Nixon Summer Camp has always been dedicated to serving the community. Our camp fees reflect this dedication by providing a lot of bang for you buck! Working families will appreciate our free of charge early drop-off and late pick-up times, as well as our three bus shuttle drop-off and pick-up locations within Little Rock for $10 per week. Below are some other highlights of Lake Nixon.
Free early drop-off time begins at 7:30am.
Camp begins at 8:30am and ends at 4:30pm.
Free late pick-up lasts until 5:30pm.
Our three bus stops are located throughout the city. Our midtown stop (previously at University and I-630, old Sears building) is now located at St. Marks Baptist Church, 5722 W. 12th Street (turn off of W. 12th street on Taylor street). We have a stop in west Little Rock previously at the old K-mart building, which has been RELOCATED to 1200 Breckenridge Drive
Back/Lower Parking lot near the Regal Cinema, and a stop in downtown Little Rock at the Second Baptist Church at 222 East 8th Street. Bus stop drop-off is from 7:30am to 8:00am and pick-up is from 5:00pm to 5:30pm. To help make life easier, families may also choose to drop-off and pick-up at two separate locations. Bussing is provided for $10 per week because we know how hard morning and afternoons can be!
Elementary age weekly camp fee: $150 per child. $130 per second child attending the same weeks and within the same household. $115 per third child attending the same weeks within the same household. These fees cover all the materials for your child’s summer activities, a camp t-shirt and water bottle, as well as a morning and afternoon snack.
Middle school age weekly camp fee: $175 per child with no additional discounts for multiple children. These fees also cover all the materials for your child’s summer activities, a camp t-shirt and water bottle, as well as a morning and afternoon snack.
The Fine Print: A $45 registration fee applies to each child. Parents must register each child for at least two weeks of camp, and are obligated to pay for all weeks they register their child.
Lunches: Upon registration you will have the option to purchase lunch for your child for $15 per week. You may also choose to send a sack lunch each day.
See our Frequently Asked Questions below to learn
Scroll below to see our list of most asked questions.
You may attend as many weeks as you wish, however, there is a two-week minimum registration. Our value-b…Learn more
In case of inclement weather, we have numerous covered pavilions, a lodge and our crafts building to pro…Learn more
Lake Nixon also provides bus transportation to and from the following locations: Second Baptist Church, …Learn more
Campers may be dropped off at Lake Nixon after 7:30am and must be picked up by 5:30pm. All campers must …Learn more
There will be an Open House at Lake Nixon for registered campers and parents on Saturday, June 2, from 1…Learn more
Registering for Lake Nixon Outdoor Preschool and Summer Day Camp is easy. Look for the MyLakeNixon butto…Learn more
Our Staff-Now Hiring
Lake Nixon is now hiring staff for our 2019 summer camp, including counselors and lifeguards. If you or someone you know is interested have them contact us today!
Lake Nixon’s Summer Day camp proudly employees about 45 people each year to ensure the safety of you child. Meet some of our staff below!
Lake Nixon is dedicated to serving the community. Contact us anytime!