New York Family Camp Fairs

Camp Chic: Great Gear For Happy Campers

By Mia Weber

Our top picks for the best essential items to send your child to summer camp with

1_racoon graphic_gap The Boy Scouts said it first: “Be prepared!” There’s no better time to take that time-tested idiom to heart than when gearing your little one up for a fun-filled summer at camp. Our favorite camp-worthy items are equal parts fun and functional, and will surely have your kiddo earning a merit badge in high style by summer’s end. [more]

Camp Fairs Are A Great Place To Start

By New York Family

New York Family hosts two in February

10Questions Finding the right summer camp for your child is one of the most special gifts that you as a parent can give them. With all the options out there—day or sleepaway, city or countryside, single sex or co-ed, specialty or general, two, four, or eight weeks—a great way to begin your search and better understand your options is by visiting [more]

Visiting Summer Camps

By Jess Michaels

If You Can Swing It, The Best Way To Get To Know A Camp Is To Visit It

10Questions If you’re considering day or sleepaway camp for your child next summer, a good way to get a feel for a certain program is to tour it this summer. Scheduling tours a year earlier gives the future camper and the entire family a chance to see camp as it really is—and there’s no better way to understand the camp’s culture [more]

10 Questions to Ask A Camp Director

By Jess Michaels

With summer camp fairs upon us, here’s a priorities list for your camp search

10Questions Editor's note: Click HERE to learn about our Camp Fairs this weekend, March 8-9! For families interested in either day camps or sleepaway camps, the Camp Fairs are free, child-friendly, and offer  an opportunity to meet 40 camp directors at one convenient event. And here's what to ask a Camp Director! When researching a summer camp for your child, there are certain pieces [more]

Giveaway: Win A Week-long Family Vacation At Mount Snow

By New York Family

RSVP and attend one our Camp Fairs to be entered for this awesome prize!

mount snow1 Family fun at Vermont's Mount Snow Looking for a fun  getaway for the whole family? To celebrate our upcoming Camp Fair events, we're giving away a week-long family vacation at the Mount Snow Family Camp at the Mount Snow Resort in West Dover, VT! Yes,  the famed Mount Snow  is offering Camp Fair-goers a free week of family [more]

Sponsored Scoop: Every Child Gets Only One Summer Of 2014

By New York Family

Turn to Hampton Country Day Camp and Southampton Racquet Club & Camp to make your child’s summer extra special

sponsored scoop To make your child's summer of 2014 extra special--each child only gets one summer of 2014, after all--check out fabulous and fun offerings from Hampton Country Day Camp and Southampton Racquet Club & Camp! CLICK HERE for more info! [more]