Summer Programs

Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism is thrilled to offer a variety of different summer camps and clinics this year! Check out all of the information below to find out what will be offered, when you can register, when and where the activities will be taking place, and more!

USATF Track & Field

Dates: First practice will be May 29

Times: Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday practices weekly through June & July

Location: Cullman High School Track & Field

Cost: $100

The USATF club track and field team is open for ages 5-18 and is great for current high school or middle school athletes to continue working on and competing in events through the summer. Several meets will be held, including qualifier meets for the National Junior Olympics. Cullman High School coaches Waid Harbison and Larry Johnson will lead the program, with current and former college track athletes also assisting. The program is also a great way to introduce young athletes to the sport of track and field, including running, jumping, and throwing. Registration opens May 1.

Summer Youth Tennis Clinics

Dates: Session I: June 4 – 14 | Session II: June 18 – June 28 | Session III: July 9 – July 19 | Session IV: July 23 – August 2

Times: 10 Years Old & Under: 9am | Beginner & Intermediate: 10am | Advanced: 11am

Location: Cullman High School Tennis Courts

Cost: $65 for beginners, $75 for intermediates, $85 for advanced

Two-week clinics designed to offer lessons, group training, and playing experience to beginner, intermediate, and advanced tennis players of all ages. Participants will meet Monday – Thursday each week of the clinic at their designated time. Ages 5-18 may attend. Cost is per two-week session. Registration opens May 1.

Disclaimer: Your time may change after the first day of a session based on your skill level.

Archery Camp

Dates: June 4 – 8, June 25 – 29, & July 30 – August 3

Times: 8am – 12pm (Monday/Tuesday/Friday) | 8am – 5pm (Wednesday) | 8am – TBD (Friday)

Location: Archery Park

Ages: 9 – 15

Cost: $100

There will be three five-day archery camps this summer. Camps will teach skills, go through games, competitions, and other fun activities. Registration opens April 1. On Wednesday, we will go to CWAC to swim after camp ends at noon. On Friday, we will take a field trip to Indian Mounds in Moulton.

Outdoor Camp

Dates: June 11 – 15

Times: 8am – 5pm

Location: Hurricane Creek Park

Ages: 7 – 14

Cost: $100

Join us for fun outdoor activities, including hiking, rock climbing, rappelling, wilderness survival skills, nature scavenger hunts, camp fires, and lots of outdoor fun and games! Camp will take place at Hurricane Creek Park. Registration opens May 1.

Art Camp

Dates: June 18 – 22

Times: 8am – 5pm

Location: Art Park

Cost: $100

Camp will feature craft projects, drawing, painting, and nature-themed crafts at Art Park all as part of the camp.

Youth Volleyball Camp

Dates: July 16 – 20

Times: 8am – 12pm

Location: Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center

Cost: $60

Camp works on skills that will be needed in youth volleyball league to be held in September – October. Ages 7 – 12 can attend the clinic. Hitting, serving, volleying, and other skills will be taught. Ages 7 – 9 will have camp Monday and Tuesday, July 16 – 17. Ages 10 – 12 will have camp Wednesday – Friday, July 18 – 20. Registration opens April 1.

Theater Camp

Dates: July 23 – 27

Times: 8am – 5pm

Location: Cullman High School

Cost: $100

Camp will be led by Cullman High School Theater and Fine Arts Department staff members. Camp will include learning skills by putting on a show for the week with a performance on Saturday, July 28. Cost will be $5 to attend the show.

Just Play!

Dates: Fridays from June 15 – July 27

Times: 10am – 12pm

Cost: Free!

Just Play! is a weekly play time that will include scavenger hunts, water balloon fights, hide-and-go seek, relay games, and more! Ages 5-12 are welcome to participate at no charge.

  • June 15 – Carrol Acres Park
  • June 22 – Art Park
  • June 29 – Stiefelmeyer Park
  • July 6 – Nesmith Park
  • July 13 – Culpepper Park
  • July 20 – East Side Park
  • July 27 – Heritage Park


Camp Cullman

Dates: Session I: June 4 – June 29 | Session II: July 9 – August 3

Times: Monday – Friday from 7:45am – 5:15pm

Location: Based at the Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center

Cost: $100

Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism’s favorite summer day camp returns for 2018! The camp will feature arts and crafts, camp games, sports, swimming in the outdoor pool and water park, local field trips, and weekly field trips to places like the Coca-Cola Museum in Atlanta, the Birmingham Zoo, and the Tennessee Aquarium. Space is limited to the first 75 campers who sign up. Registration will open April 2 at the Cullman Civic Center.