Summer Camps

Cullman Parks & Recreation 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: Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday with weekly practices through July (first practice will be May 30)

Location: Cullman High School Track & Field Facilities

Cost: $100

The USATF club track and field team is open for ages 5-18 and is a 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.

Summer Youth Tennis Clinics

Dates: Session I: June 5 – 16, 2017 | Session II: June 19 – 30, 2017 | Session III: July 10 – July 21, 2017

Time: 9am for Beginners, 10am for Intermediate, 11am for Advanced

Location: Cullman High School Tennis Courts

Cost: $70 for Beginners, $80 for Intermediate, $90 for Advanced (per two-week clinic)

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 through Thursday each week of the clinic at their designated time. Ages 5-18 may attend.

Archery Camp

Dates: Session I: June 6 – 8 | Session II: June 27 – 29 | Session III: July 31 – August 4

Time: 10am – 3pm

Location: Archery Park (Across from Cross Creek Golf Course)

Cost: $75 for 3 day camp, $100 for 5 day camp

Participate in this fun archery camp with games, competitive shoots, team shoots, drills, and safety tips. The five day camp includes attending the National ASA Archery Shoot at St. Bernard that will feature hundreds of professional and elite archers from around the world.

Outdoor Camp

Dates: June 13 – 15

Time: 10am – 3pm

Location: Hurricane Creek Park

Cost: $75

Outdoor camp activities include hiking, rock climbing, rappelling, wilderness survival skills, nature scavenger hunts, campfires, and lots of outdoor fun and games. Ages 7 – 14 can sign up for this camp.


Art Camp

Dates: July 11 – 13

Time: 10am – 3pm

Location: Art Building at Art Park (formerly City Park)

Cost: $75

Art camp will feature craft projects, drawing, painting, and nature-themed crafts.

Theatre Camp

Dates: July 17 – 21

Time: 10am – 3pm

Location: Cullman High School

Cost: $100

Join us for a week-long summer camp for entering fourth graders through entering ninth graders. The camp will include putting on a show at the end of the week under the direction of Cullman High School’s theatre instructors!

Volleyball Camp

Dates: July 25 – 27

Time: 8am – 12:30pm

Location: Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center

Cost: $75

Volleyball camp works on skills that will be needed in our youth volleyball league that will be held in September and October. Ages 7 – 12 can attend the camp. Hitting, serving, volleying, and other skills will be taught.

Just Play!

Dates: June 9 – August 4, 2017

Time: 1pm – 3pm on Fridays

Location: Various (see below)

Cost: Free

Just Play! will offer free weekly play time including scavenger hunts, water balloon wars, relay games, hide-and-go-seek, slip-n-slides, and other fun activities at a different park each week. Ages 5-12 are able to come join in the fun with no registration required.

  • June 9 – Nesmith Park
  • June 16 – East Side Park
  • June 23 – Culpepper Park
  • June 3 – Carrol Acres Park
  • July 7 – Ingle Park
  • July 14 – City Park
  • July 21 – Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center (Christmas in July)
  • July 28 – Stiefelmeyer Park