Campers get outdoors and activity at Camp Quillian. Photo courtesy of Camp Quillian
Campers get outdoors and activity at Camp Quillian. Photo courtesy of Camp Quillian

Free and Cheap Summer Camps around Houston

It's hard to believe it's already time to make summer plans for your little ones, and one thing every kid looks forward to in summer is going to camp! Summer camp is a chance for kids to have fun while learning new skills and making memories with new friends. Between overnight campsoutdoor campsscience campsdance campsarts camps, and music and theater camps, Houston has every kind of summer camp—including inexpensive camps for families on a tight budget.

To find a summer camp that your kid and your wallet will love, check out this list of cheap or even FREE Houston summer camps that we've rounded up, most of which cost less than $150. Also, keep in mind that many camps offer early bird, multi-week, and sibling discounts, as well as discounts for members, and some even offer scholarships. For more summer and vacation camp ideas, check out our comprehensive camp guide and full directory of camp listings.

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