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Week 1 Week 1: Fantasy

Make: believe with the magic behind the movies, ending with a Maker Camp Film Fest.

Start Week 1!
Week 2 Week 2: Funkytown, July 13–17

Make some instruments, then make some noise in the Maker Camp Battle of the Bands.

Start Week 2!
Week 3 Week 3: Farmstead, July 20–24

Hack the Hoedown with sustainable energy, food, architecture, and craft that bridge across centuries.

Start Week 3!
Week 4 Week 4: Fun & Games, July 27–31

Roll out the fun with games you make yourself, then challenge your friends with a Maker Camp Carnival.

Start Week 4!
Week 5 Week 5: Flight, August 3–7

Take off in this make-off of all things that zip and zoom above our heads, culminating in the Maker Camp Air Show. Coming soon!

Week 6 Week 6: Far-Out Future, August 10–14

Step into the future with personal fab projects using new materials, and strut your shiny stuff in a Far-Out Fashion Show. Coming soon!

Welcome Maker Camp

Welcome to Maker Camp!

July 6th - August 14th, 2015

Join young inventors and artists from around the world in our Maker Camp Community . We make awesome projects, go on epic virtual “field trips,” and meet the world’s coolest makers.

Sign up to be a Maker Camp Affiliate Site. You’ll inspire kids to embrace their inner maker, get their hands dirty, fix some things, break some things, and have a lot of fun doing it.

Host a camp

How Maker Camp Works

Maker Camp is a free online summer camp you can join anytime!

Childrens in camp

Participate online from home

Join us at to explore a new project every day. Get an overview about the project in our daily video playlist. Follow links to work on projects at home.

Childrens in camp

Join a hosted camp in your neighborhood

Maker Camp affiliates host physical campsites where campers work with other kids and adults to guide you. Affiliates can be Boys & Girls Clubs, community centers and many more!

Find a campsite

Connect with Maker Camp

Find like-minded campers and discover projects from around the world!

2015 Maker Camp Themes

6 weeks of hands-on projects & cool field trips!

Physical Campsites

Maker Camp happens at more than a 1000 campsites all over the world!

Maker Camp Partners:

A Day At Camp


Get your feet wet as you get inspired by what Makers do, and play around with the stuff, tools, and ways of making.


Our cool and fun step-by-step projects branch out from the theme. Advanced Makers can take on our Camp Challenges.


Share what you’ve done online. Meet up in real life with our end-of-week showcases. Or connect cabin-to-cabin with other Maker Campers.

Stock up for Camp

Maker Shed covers all your camp needs... and more!

Make sure to visit our special camp page on We've created a special collection of kids, tools and supplies we think that work well for making projects.