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2019 Spring Break Camp and Fun Day Registration Open

Monday, March 25, 2019

DPR Customer Service: (202) 673-7647
DPR Media Contacts: Michael Tucker Jr., (202) 717-4242, [email protected]

(Washington, DC) - The Bowser Administration and DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) have opened registration for 2019 Spring Break Camp, held from April 17 - April 19, as well as registration for DPR Fun Day Camp to be held on April 4.

DPR offers full-day Spring Break camps for children, ages 3 to 13 years old, during DC Public Schools' (DCPS) Spring Break, which will be held Wednesday, April 17 through Friday, April 19, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Additionally, when DC Public Schools (DCPS) are closed for staff development on April 4, the agency will offer DPR Fun Day Camp, a free, single-day program offering fun and enriching activities, for youth ages 6 through 12 years old.

DPR provides youth with a variety of structured games, sports, character-education exercises, and arts and crafts. Our goal is to plant the seeds of personal development and environmental responsibility in a fun and engaging recreation setting.

2019 Spring Break Registration Fees:

  • $30 per child - Registration fees are due at the time of registration. Please note that fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

2019 Fun Day Camp Fees:

  • Free

2019 Spring Break and Fun Day Camp Locations:

Ward 1
Marie Reed Recreation Center

Ward 2
Jelleff Recreation Center

Ward 3
Friendship Recreation Center

Ward 4
Raymond Recreation Center

Ward 5
Joseph Cole Recreation Center
Turkey Thicket Recreation Center

Ward 6
Kennedy Recreation Center
Sherwood Recreation Center

Ward 7
Deanwood Recreation Center
Ridge Road Recreation Center

Ward 8
Barry Farm Recreation Center

To register for a program:

  • Visit DPR’s Registration Portal
  • Select an age group
  • Browse location and program type
  • Select a program, add to cart, and proceed to checkout Please note that spaces fill up on a first-come, first-served basis and enrollment is subject to availability.

For more information and additional links visit 2019 Spring Break Camp or DPR Fun Day Camp.


About DPR

The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) provides quality urban recreation and leisure services for residents and visitors to the District of Columbia. DPR supervises and maintains area parks, community facilities, swimming pools and spray parks, and neighborhood recreation centers. The agency also coordinates a wide variety of recreation and educational programs including sports leagues, youth development, therapeutic recreation, aquatic programming, outdoor adventure, camping, and senior citizen activities. Adaptive programs and facilities are available for persons with disabilities.