Aquatic Camps

Register online or in person at any Palm Beach Gardens Recreation service desk.

Campers will be in the water the majority of each day, so they should be comfortable in the water. Please see the swimming requirement for each camp in the camp descriptions.

Young children and a lifeguard on a water slide.

Swim evaluations are available. All Aquatics camps take place at the Palm Beach Gardens Aquatic Complex, 4404 Burns Road, Palm Beach Gardens and are instructed by the Aquatics Staff.

Camp ages for Aquatics Camps are as of the first day of each camp.

 If a camp is full, please consider putting your child on the waiting list. Many times we have cancellations before the camp begins.

Camp Documents and Information

For a copy of the Camp Newsletter, Family Handbook and/or Sign-in/Sign-Out Sheet, please email the Recreation Department.

Splash Camp

Have a blast in the Splash Zone this summer! Campers will start off each day with a 30-minute swimming lesson, followed by an American Red Cross safety lesson, craft and play time in the Splash Zone. Campers should bring a snack, drink and towel and be comfortable in the water. Please apply sunscreen before arriving at camp.

  • Age: 4-6
  • Instructor: Aquatic Staff
  • *No camp Thursday, July 4
Week 7July 15-197:30am-Noon$180/$200210804-07
Week 8July 22-267:30am-Noon$180/$200210804-08
Week 9July 29-August 27:30am-Noon$180/$200210804-09

Aquatic Camp
Join us for some fun in the sun this summer! Throughout each week, campers will enjoy diving board contests, slides, rock wall, stroke instruction, relay races, one field trip per week and more! Campers must be able to proficiently swim 25 yards. Please apply sunscreen before arriving at camp and bring a lunch, snacks and drink. Campers have the option of purchasing lunch for $7 per day on non-field trip days. .

  • Age: 7-12
  • Instructor: Aquatic Staff
Week 7 July 15-19 7:30am-6pm $230/$288 220804-07 
Week 8 July 22-267:30am-6pm$230/$288 220804-08 
Week 9 July 29-August 2 7:30am-6pm $230/$288 220804-09 

Jr. Lifeguard
This program is designed to introduce youth to the American Red Cross lifeguarding program by building a foundation of knowledge, skills and water safety awareness for future lifeguards. Participants must  be able to complete the following on the first day: swim 25 yards freestyle while breathing to the front or side, swim 25 yards breaststroke, tread water for 1 minute, show comfort while on back in the water, and be able to submerge and swim 10 feet under water. Participants must also bring or buy lunch, snacks and a drink. This is NOT a certification class.

  • Age: 11-15
  • Instructor: Aquatic Staff
Week 10 August 5-97:30am-3pm$200/$250 220805-10

How to find your Childcare Statement
Follow these easy steps to print your Childcare Statement for your tax return:

  1. On any Recreation web page, click on the "Register/Pay for a Program" button or go to
  2. Log in to your household
  3. Click on My Account
  4. Click on Childcare Statement
  5. Select tax year, enter email address and submit

The City of Palm Beach Gardens Tax ID number is 59-6045863.