We scoped out the best sleepaway camps in NY and the tristate area to ensure that summer 2019 is one for the books. While en route to your destination, make sure to play these festive summer songs for kids to get the party started.
But don't get teary-eyed, Mom and Dad: Sending the littles to one of these epic sleepaway camps not only exposes them to cool outdoor activities, fun sports and one-on-one time with Mother Nature—they help kids gain independence and hone in on their interests.
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No matter what your kids explored in after-school programs, there are sleepaway camps in NY and beyond that cater to their interests—sports, arts, crafts and unusual offerings such as circus stunts and even farming!
Nothing's off limits, so prepare for an adventure! If you have the jitters, read what the experts have to say about summer camp here. Breathe a sigh of relief!