Brush Park Gymnasium Summer Day Camp

Summer 2024 Registration Now Open!

Summer camp designed for kids to have fun and connect with their community.

At Brush Park Gym’s Summer Camp program your child will engage in outdoor and indoor active play, arts & crafts, STEM experiences, water play and more. Your camper will get to experience our amazing community with train and walking trips to museums, parks, libraries, and other fun locations like the Lincoln Square Farmer’s Market and Waveland Bowl.

Experienced coaches create a safe place to explore, socialize and be active.

With an indoor climbing wall, custom play structure with views of the passing trains, basketball hoop, magnetic wall and an open space for games with our coaches – our summer camp space is a dream come true for parents and kids alike. Our coaches have tons of experience and our camp sizes are intentially kept small to ensure your child is engaged all summer long.

Daily or Weekly Sessions

8:00 AM to 3:30 PM (aftercare available until 5:30)

$80 per day | $385 per week (aftercare $30 per day | $145 per week)

10% sibling discount with code “SIBLINGCLASS10”

Ages: Incoming K – 6th grade

Weekly beginning June 10th to August 23rd (closed June 19th & July 4th-5th)

Having trouble registering on Vagaro? See our Signup Guide.

Have any questions or booking issues?

Sometimes it’s just easier to talk with another human. You can text us at 773-869-5705 or send us an email using the “Contact Us” link below.

Brush Park Summer Camp FAQs

What are the age restrictions?

In order to deliver the best experience for our campers we focus on providing a summer program for elementary aged children: Incoming K to 6th grade. It’s important we are able to keep kids safe and provide plenty of engagement all summer long.

What time are drop off and pick up? Will I need to show ID?

Drop ff is 8:00-8:30am and pick up is 3:00-3:30pm, Monday thru Friday. One of our coaches will be stationed at the door to greet you. Need to pick up at an off time? Please let us know in advance or text us at 773-869-5705. And yes, you will be required to show ID demonstrating you match the list of authorized individuals for pick up on the camper’s registration form.

What should my camper bring?

Your child will receive a Brush Park Gym tie dye t-shirt on the first day of camp; they should wear this shirt to camp each day. Please also send your child with a labeled water bottle, snack, and lunch. On Fridays campers need to bring swimwear or a change of clothes for water day. For our younger campers, please bring a change of clothes every day.

What if I need to cancel?

No problem. We (the owners of Brush Park) are parents of kids at Waters and understand life can get in the way. You can cancel up to one week before your camper’s session for a full refund. If you need to cancel within the week of camp, we will apply the credit to an aftercare or adult fitness class pack.

My child has a special need. Can you accommodate them?

We make every effort to be inclusive to all. If you have specific questions or needs please contact us to discuss at You can also text us at 773-869-5705.

What does a typical day in the life of a camper look like?

8:00-8:30 – Camper Arrival
8:30-12:00 – Group Activities, Walking Excursions and Outdoor Adventures (+snack break around 10:00) 12:00-1:00 – Lunch
1:00-2:00 – Yoga, games or other indoor activites
2:00-3:00 – Group Activities and more Outdoor Adventures (including Friday Water Day!)
3:00-3:30 – Camper Pick Up

Do you offer longer hours / aftercare?

Yes! Aftercare is available until 5:30pm. Otherwise, the regular pickup time is 3:00pm to 3:30pm.