Our Camp Season A FUN YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

At Hartford’s Camp Courant, our campers build meaningful and positive relationships with fellow campers and staff, learn positive life skills, and most importantly, HAVE FUN!

Camp Programs EXPERIENCE THE FUN AND EXCITEMENT

The Camp day is filled with fun and exciting activities, from arts & crafts, swimming, hiking, golf, photography and more. We hope you will join us this summer and experience the fun for yourself!

Make A Difference HELP BUILD OUR YOUNG PEOPLE

Hartford’s Camp Courant is proud of our 123 year history. We could not provide a FREE summer sanctuary without the support of the greater Hartford community.

Camp Events TWILIGHT 5K & KIDS FUN RUN

Join us for the inaugural Hartford’s Camp Courant Twilight 5K, a Sci-Fi themed event on Friday, May 4th.

A FREE summer program for Hartford’s kids

The warm summer days at Hartford’s Camp Courant are filled with moments of excitement, fun, friendship, and self-confidence. As the oldest and largest FREE summer day camp in the nation, Hartford’s Camp Courant provides a safe, exciting and educational environment in which Hartford’s youth, ages five (5) through 12, participate in active learning opportunities and fun activities focused on positive youth development and healthy lifestyle choices. As a youth development organization, Camp Courant combine traditional camp activities such as swimming, arts & crafts and sports with over a dozen enrichment programs that expose campers to ideas and opportunities which spark their imaginations and inspires them to be their best in a safe, nurturing, fresh-air setting Campers become part of a historic camp community that continues to grow and evolve, but has also stood the test of time for 123 years.

Follow us on Twitter


Follow us on Facebook

This past September LEGO Systems, Inc.. as a significant employer in the state of Connecticut, partnered with The Travelers Championship to host their 6th Annual Charity Golf Tournament to benefit Hartford's Camp Courant and Connecticut Children's Medical Center. Numerous community sponsors and more than 100 golfers took part in this first-class event to raise $50,000 for our two organizations. This contribution will support over 20 Hartford kids to attend Camp Courant for the entire 2018 season.

We are honored to continue our community partnership with LEGO Systems, Inc., Travelers Championship and Connecticut Children's Medical Center and look forward to the 7th Annual LEGO Charity Golf Tournament on September 17th, 2018! #lego #travelerschampionship #sharethesummer #forthekids
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Brrr it's cold outside! Get away from the winter and Share the Summer with Camp Courant at Arch Street Tavern on February 21st from 4-7pm! Join us for an evening of good company, delicious food, and entertaining 'camp tales' as we enter our 124th season and help create the best summer ever for Hartford's kids! #sharethesummer #hartfordhasit #archstreettavern #itsjustoocold #isitsummeryet ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Hartford's Camp Courant was honored to accept the Hartford Business Journal's 'Best of Business' award for Best Nonprofit Fundraiser in January.

Thank you again to our incredible committee members, sponsors, community partners and attendees who made Buddy Bash a success and we'll see you this September! #buddybash #sharethesummer #hartfordbusinessjournal #bestofbusiness

Photo credits: J. Fiereck Photography, LLC
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Limited seats remaining! Come Paint and Sip at Raymour & Flanigan Newington on Friday, March 9th and support Camp Courant as it enters it's 124th year of being the nation's largest and oldest FREE summer day program.

It's simple and fun! No experience necessary & beginners are encouraged! Enjoy a social night out with friends while sipping cocktails, listening to great music & painting. All you need to do is just show up - we bring ALL the supplies.

Our fun-loving artist guides you step by step to your completed painting in 2 hours. You can go home with your 16x20 masterpiece ready to hang to show off to your friends and family or donate to Camp Courant to hang in our classrooms!

Click the link below to purchase tickets and we'll see you there!
... See MoreSee Less

Paint & Sip for Hartford's Camp Courant

March 9, 2018, 5:30pm - March 9, 2018, 7:00pm

Come Paint and Sip at Raymour & Flanigan Newington on Friday, March 9th and support Camp Courant as it enters it's 124th year of being the nation's largest and oldest FREE summer day program! It's simple and fun! No experience necessary & beginners are encouraged! Enjoy a social night out with friends while sipping cocktails, listening to great music & painting. All you need to do is just show up - we bring ALL the supplies. Our fun-loving artist guides you step by step to your completed painting in 2 hours. You can go home with your 16x20 masterpiece ready to hang to show off to your friends and family or donate to Camp Courant to hang in our classrooms! 5:30 - Food and drinks 6:00 - Painting begins - food and drinks will be available during the entire painting event To register, visit: paintsocialart.com/eventcalendars/ct-ri-events/

View on Facebook