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Applying for Summer Camp

About the Lottery

Our summer camp program is extremely popular, and in order to make sure that we can accommodate children as fairly as possible, registration is conducted through a random lottery.

You can enter the lottery any time from March 1 – March 10. Entering earlier will not increase your chances of getting in.

After the lottery is run, you’ll get an email stating whether you have been chosen or waitlisted.

Tips for registering 

  • Your child must be between the ages of 6 and 13 by the first day of camp. The first day of camp is Monday, July 8, 2019.
  • We only allow one registration at one site. Please ensure you follow this rule. If you register at more than one, your child may be disqualified.
  • If you have more than one eligible child, you should register them together on a single application. If you do, your children will be selected for the same summer camp together, rather than apart.

Register For The Lottery

About Our Summer Camp

The NYC Parks Experience Summer Day Camp program is an exciting chance for children ages 6 to 13 to have a fun-filled summer! Your child will engage in sports, fitness, and outdoor adventure and take part in many of New York City’s rich cultural and educational opportunities.

Learn more about our summer camp

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