Pleasant Valley Recreation & Park District offers a wide variety of summer camp programs for preschool-age children through teens. There are many options available for your camper each summer including full and half-day programs, daily and weekly camps, and camps that run the duration of the summer.

Our Camp Funtastic program offers flexible scheduling, reasonable rates and daily activities filled with action and fun!  Our Counselor-in-Training Program runs in conjunction with Camp Funtastic and gives your child an idea of what being a camp counselor is all about!

Look at the many specialty camps we offer when your child is on break from school. You can select from sports camps, junior lifeguards, LEGO™ Engineering, video game design and much more. Be sure to register early and secure your spot. Camps often fill quickly.  Specialty Camps include:

  • Outdoor Survival Skills Camp
  • Junior Ranger Camp 
  • Pirate Mermaid Camp
  • Junior Lifeguards
  • Theater Camps by C.A.T.S
  • Play-Well TEKnolgies LEGO™
  • Preschool Camps
  • Ballet Summer Camp
  • Bricks 4 Kids
  • Horseback Riding Camp
  • Basketball Camp
  • Mad Science Camps
  • Wild About Art Camps
  • Water Polo Camps
  • Sandbox Computers
  • Online Camps from Freshi Films
  • Ceramics Camps

Be sure to register early as most camps fill quickly.
Check out our camps for Jan-Apr 2019 >

Camp Funtastic

Camp Funtastic is all about having FUN! This day camp provides local fieldtrips, swimming opportunities, zoo trips, beach days and more! 

June 18 - August 25
For kids ages 5-11
Monday-Friday Camp
Extended camp hours from 7:30-9:00am and 4:30-6:00pm
Join us for a great camp experience! Field trip days are scheduled for Wednesdays.
Cost: $42/daily*
*$39 one time registration fee


 Date Theme  Field Trip 
 6/18-22  Welcome to Camp  Onsite bounce house & BBQ
 6/25-29  Making Sense of Our Senses  Kidspace, Pasadena
 7/2-6*  Explore the Great Indoors  Kidsworld, Thousand Oaks
 7/9-13  Rolling Into Fun  Harley's Camarillo Bowl
 7/16-20  Slide Into Summer  Casitas Water Adventure, Ojai
7/23-27 A Zookeeper's Life Santa Barbara Zoo
7/30-8/3 Fun in the Sun Channel Islands Visitor Center & beach, Ventura
8/6-10 Farm Fresh Gilchrist Farms, Santa Clarita
8/13-17 Monkeyin' Around Scooter's Jungle, Simi Valley
8/20-24 A Walk in the Park Camarillo Grove Park
* closed on 7/4

*Trips and Weeks are subject to change without notice.
**Registration after the Field Trip Registration Deadline will incur an additional $10 fee.

Field Trip Reminders (Wednesdays):

  • Please provide a morning snack and lunch for your camper.
  • Wear closed-toed shoes.
  • Please provide sunscreen for your camper.
  • Wear your yellow camp shirt.
  • Complete the Release Form.
  • Arrive on time. The bus leaves on schedule.

Camp Funtastic Now Accepts CDR (Child Development Resources)

Questions? Contact (805) 482-1996

Required paperwork:
Release & Information Sheet
Enrollment Packet
CIT Application

Monthly camp newsletters:


Join our Camp Funtastic Counselor-In-Training (CIT) program for youth ages 12-15. Our CIT program is designed for participants to experience leadership, team work, and supervisory skills in a camp setting. CIT's will assist Camp Counselors with leading different age groups, activity planning, field trips, and much more! An application is required to participate in this  program.

This program runs in conjunction with our Camp Funtastic program. CIT's will participate in daily camp activities and field trips associated with Camp Funtastic. 

Cost: $89/weekly*
*$100 one time registration fee

Required paperwork:
Enrollment Packet
Release & Information Sheet
CIT Application