Plan a Fun-Filled Summer for Your Child! Washington Pavilion Summer Camps Are on Sale Now

February 9, 2024

Sioux Falls, SD — Make plans for your kiddo to have a summer full of learning and fun with summer camps at the Washington Pavilion! Our incredible summer camp lineup offers hands-on learning experiences for every age group that incorporates all the fantastic opportunities we have to offer.

“LEGO Robots, Movie Magic, Little Gardeners, Pottery and Woodworking are just a few of the exciting and interactive summer camps available at the Washington Pavilion this year,” says Madelyn Grogan, Director of Programming, Education and Exhibits for Washington Pavilion Management, Inc. “Parents can shop online for each of the various age groups in their family and choose the dates, times and topics that work best for their kids’ interests and summer schedules.”

Summer camps at the Washington Pavilion are a safe and fun way for students of all ages to continue learning and exploring during the summer months. Our teaching team is composed of qualified professionals, including teachers, artists, students and scientists, who share a passion for teaching and have a broad base of knowledge and experience in their subject areas.

Don’t miss out on the 10 summer camps offered through the Dakota Academy of Performing Arts as well, in which kids as young as 6 years of age can act, sing, dance and learn the behind-the-scenes aspects of theatre production. The Washington Pavilion also has teamed up with Dakota News Now to offer a Media Camp for students aged 14–17.

Camps are generally Monday through Thursday from either 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 1 – 4:30 p.m. Lunch Bunch, a supervised lunch hour, is available for an additional fee, making it a full day of fun if your child is registered for both morning and afternoon camps. New this year, ages 12–14 can enjoy one-day, all-day camps.

Most summer camps are $135 each for donors, subscribers and museums members and $150 each for the public. Financial assistance is available. Visit our website for a scholarship application and further details.

Classes fill up quickly, so don't wait to enroll your child! Register online at or stop by the Washington Pavilion Box Office at 301 S. Main Ave.

About Washington Pavilion Management, Inc. (WPMI)
Washington Pavilion Management, Inc. is a private 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and the largest arts organization in the state. The management company oversees and programs two historic City of Sioux Falls facilities: the Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science and the Orpheum Theater Center. The company also provides professional management services, including administration; arts, science and educational programming; ticketing; event management; marketing; and more to other arts and nonprofit organizations. For information, visit

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