Winter Break Camps | In & Around the Quad Cities


If you find yourself working during winter break and need engaging activities for your kids, Winter Break Camps in the Quad Cities can be a fantastic solution! We’ve compiled a list of 8 locations offering day camps for kids during winter break!

Nahant Marsh

December 22, 28 & 29, 2023 | 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$30 per class

Activities range from learning about wildlife and winter survival. Dates are for certain grade levels, be sure to check their website for specifications.

YMCA Camp Abe Lincoln

December 21 – 22, & 27 – 29, 2023 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
$250 (members-only)

Bussing, lunch, and snacks provided!

National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

December 26 – 29, 2023 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
$50 – $60

Each day offers different themed sessions with fun, educational programs for kids in K- 5th grade. Register here.

Putnam Museum and Science Center

December 27 – 29, 2023 | 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
$50 – $150

Get ready to chill and explore the wonders of the Arctic, create your very own snowman, or dive into the exciting world of coding for kids in 1st – 4th grade. Register here.

TBK Bank Sports Complex and Entertainment

December 21 – 29, 2023 (No camp December 23 – 26, 2023)| 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
$110 – $215

Campers will have fun by participating in a variety of indoor & outdoor activities. This camp is for girls and boys ages 6-12 years old. Register here.

Geneseo Community Center

December 27, 2023 | 1:00 – 3:00 pm

School is out and The Center is open! Join your friends for fun indoors on your day off. No registration is required.

Rock Island Fitness & Activity Center | Day Trippers

December 20, 2023 – January 3, 2024 | Hours Vary
$2 – $25

Supervised recreational program designed to give your child an opportunity to socialize, play, and learn with other children for kids in K- 6th grade. Register here.

Rock Island Fitness & Activity Center | Holiday Camp Day

December 10 & 16, 2023 | 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Drop your child off with Adventure Camp Staff so you can get some holiday shopping done! For kids ages 3-10. Register here.

Common Chord

December 26 – 29, 2023 | 12:00 – 5:00 pm

Every year between Christmas and New Years Eve, students learn the forms, styles, and history of one of America’s first contributions to the world of music. Register here

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