Camp Discovery 2021

Join us this summer for Fairchild's Camp Discovery LIVE at the Garden!

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is excited to offer LIVE, week-long summer camps this year from June 21-July 30, 2021. This camp program is best for students 7-12 years old. Camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with optional aftercare from 3:30-5:30 p.m (*aftercare cost is $50 per week per camper).

Camp Discovery at Fairchild is a fun and educational adventure every single day! It offers kids an opportunity to explore Fairchild’s tropical oasis, hang out with exotic butterflies, experiment with plants that can feed astronauts, and even create, in our new state-of-the-art maker studio. Campers are sure to love it!

DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND: Additional spots are available for Weeks 1-4! Please refer to our Eventbrite page to confirm available spots to make sure your campers can participate.

To register: Fill out a Registration Form and please submit payment through Eventbrite. Cost: $225 per week for member registrant, $275 per week for nonmember registrant. *Each child that you would like to send to our camp will need to have their own registration form filled out.


Want to learn more? Join us for a live orientation session via Zoom: Wednesday May 12 at 6:30 pm OR Saturday May 15 at 10:00 am  (These sessions are FREE, click on dates below to register for a session.)

We are committed to providing a safe and educational space for our campers this summer. ALL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS WILL BE FOLLOWED. MASKS ARE MANDATORY AND SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL BE ENFORCED.

To ensure the health and safety of our camp participants and staff, special measures are being taken for our program. Please read our Frequently Asked Questions document to learn more.

Questions or concerns? Send an email to


12may6:30 pm7:30 pmCamp Orientation Session 16:30 pm - 7:30 pm

15may10:00 am11:00 amCamp Orientation Session 210:00 am - 11:00 am


21jun(jun 21)9:00 am25(jun 25)3:30 pmWeek 1: 5 spots available9:00 am - 3:30 pm (25)

28jun(jun 28)9:00 am02jul(jul 2)3:30 pmWeek 2: 2 spots available(june 28) 9:00 am - (july 2) 3:30 pm


28jun(jun 28)9:00 am02jul(jul 2)3:30 pmWeek 2: 2 spots available(june 28) 9:00 am - (july 2) 3:30 pm

05jul(jul 5)9:00 am09(jul 9)3:30 pmWeek 3: 4 spots available9:00 am - 3:30 pm (9)

12jul(jul 12)9:00 am16(jul 16)3:30 pmWeek 4: 3 spots available9:00 am - 3:30 pm (16)

19jul(jul 19)9:00 am24(jul 24)3:30 pmWeek 5: SOLD OUT9:00 am - 3:30 pm (24)

26jul(jul 26)9:00 am30(jul 30)3:30 pmWeek 6: SOLD OUT9:00 am - 3:30 pm (30)