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Denver Park Hill Summer Camp

St. Elizabeth's School, 1800 N Pontiac St. Denver, CO, 80220

DENVER, CO

Denver–Park Hill Summer Camp

We are currently at capacity for the week of June 10–June 14 at our Denver–Park Hill location, and have closed enrollment to unregistered campers. Families are still welcome to register and attend our Denver–Park Hill location outside of those dates.

All year long, kids find themselves encased in rigid structure.

When summer comes, we give them what they desperately need — freedom to expand and evolve. At Steve & Kate’s, campers choose which activities they do, whom they do it with and for how long. For kids, this experience is pure joy. It’s also a kind of training ground for life, where they’ll need to be empowered and independent and resilient and responsible for their own decisions. Happy human-ing starts here.

Grown-ups adore freedom, too.

We’ve described the magical gift you give your kids when you empower them to make their own decisions. Now let’s talk hardcore convenience for you:

  • Buy a Summer Pass and send your kid to camp any day you want? Check.
  • Drop them off and pick them up whenever you want? Yup.
  • Long camp hours, all included in your camp fee? Totally.
  • Tasty meals and snacks, also included? You bet.
  • Get an automatic refund for unused days at summer’s end? For sure.
  • Do you desire this kind of freedom? Yes, you do.
Activities

The camper’s dilemma.

Coding. Sewing. Baking. Making. Sporting. Lounging. Every day, campers face the excruciating task of choosing from these and many more engrossing activities. Some select a mix of many. Others burrow deep into one or two. Every morning, they face a brand new day bristling with terrible trade-offs and tantalizing possibilities.

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STOP-MOTION ANIMATION

Create animated art in our bustling Media Lab, as you breathe life into your stories via stop-motion “shorts” filmed on our purpose-built animation stages.
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SEWING SALON

Use customized patterns and challenges—and a mix of hand and machine sewing—to manufacture bags, clothing and other fashionable, funky creations. This year campers can even use stencils to design their own fabric.
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CODING

Absorb hands-on coding concepts using curated iPad apps with drag-and-drop platforms that cater to both early and advanced readers. Our approach gamifies the learning process to put power in the hands of new coders.
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THE STAGE

Move and groove with motion-based games like Just Dance, or film your own music videos with friends. New this year campers can also make puppets for our custom theater. Want to burst out in song and dance, or act out a gripping dramatic scene? This is your big moment.
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ROBOTICS

Leverage leading-edge robotic technology to empower your learning and problem-solving. Choose from guided activities and self-directed games, plus tools like robot landscapes and custom mazes.
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BAKERY

Bake up a storm in our wildly popular test kitchen. Choose fillings, spices, and add-ons, explore new flavors, and customize confections to satisfy your discerning palate.
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TINKER LAB

Release your inner innovator with crafts, inventor kits, 3D pens, and giant foam blocks. Construct take-home projects or collaborate on large-scale builds such as forts or thrones. Our hand-selected STEAM-based materials fuel your curiosity and inspire exploration.
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S&K TRADITIONS

Participate in decades-old Steve & Kate’s traditions like Find Chuckie—our beloved, elusive, rubber chicken—and Friday Pie-Day—where you can cap off a productive week by treating friends and camp staffers to a refreshing pie in the face.
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SPORTS & REC

Run, jump, throw, kick, play. Each site is equipped with go-karts and additional athletic gear optimized for the available fields and play spaces. Team up with peers and staffers to play sports, design games, concoct obstacle courses and more.
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WEEKLY SPECIALS

Every day, experience a special, show- stopping activity. A giant inflatable, a musical performance or guest speaker, a movement class, obstacle course—anything’s possible. We’ll announce our official 2024 specials lineup this spring.
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WATER PLAY

On a sweltering summer afternoon, nothing keeps you cooler than games and activities like water tag, inflatable slip n’ slides and giant sprinklers. Wherever space, weather, and local water restrictions allow ‘em, we provide ‘em.
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LOUNGE

Enter a pulsating paradise of foosball, marble mazes and other indoor diversions. Retreat to a quiet corner with sensory objects, puzzles and fidget toys. Or immerse yourself in a selection from our library of books curated for all ages and interests.

Extra action.

At Steve & Kate’s, enough is never enough. So every week we supplement our main offering of awesome activities with thrill-inducing weekly specials. Here’s what’s coming this summer to your location:

JUNE 10 - JUNE 14

30′ Inflatable Obstacle Course
Tuesday + Wednesday
Campers can race through this giant inflatable obstacle course!

Pie Day Foam Party
Friday, 6/10 @ 1:00pm
Get ready for Pie Day to the MAX. Foam, Slip N Slide, & PIE all together for a messy mix!

JUNE 17 - JUNE 21

Lego Engineering with PlayWell TEKnologies
Monday @ 1:30
Learn some new and exciting lego building techniques with the masters from PlayWell!

Gladiator Jousting

Tuesday & Wednesday
Challenge a friend to see who has the best balance and can claim the title of Ultimate Jouster on this wickedly fun inflatable.

JUNE 24 - JUNE 28

The Fabulous Anne Lincoln’s Magic Show
Monday @ 10:00am
This Denver legend is bringing her unforgettable talents to the main stage at Steve & Kate’s Camp. You won’t want to miss this!

Dental Science Experiements
Monday, 6/24 @ 1:30pm
Ever feel like your teeth are wearing sweaters? Come find out the science behind those weird things (and make slime too)!

18′ Inflatable Slide
Tuesday & Wednesday
Get your bounce and slide on with this epic inflatable.

Pie Day Foam Party
Friday, 6/28 @ 1:00pm
Get ready for Pie Day to the MAX. Foam, Slip N Slide, & PIE all together for a messy mix!

JULY 1 - JULY 5

Steve & Kate’s Silent Disco
Monday @ 10:00
Got the wiggles and the jiggles and a need to DANCE!? Come show off your unbelievable moves at this epic party.

Soccer Darts
Tuesday & Wednesday
Soccer season is in full swing, don’t miss out on this chance to show off your sweet kicking skills.

JULY 8 - JULY 12

WRECKING BALL
Tuesday + Wednesday
Test your strength, balance, and nimbleness with the ultimate inflatable. Face off against other campers or counselors and see who can be the last human standing!

Pie Day Foam Party
Friday, 7/12 @ 1:00pm
Get ready for Pie Day to the MAX. Foam, Slip N Slide, & PIE all together for a messy mix!

JULY 15 - JULY 19

POYDS Dance Class
Monday
Come learn some sweet new moves with these talented dance teachers!

Wild Rapids Water Slide
Tuesday & Wednesday & Thursday
Time to get wet! Enjoy this fun ride and water play all day! Don’t forget your towel.

JULY 22 - JULY 26

Lego Engineering with PlayWell TEKnologies
Monday @ 1:30
Learn some new and exciting lego building techniques with the masters from PlayWell!

HUMAN HUNGRY HUNGRY HIPPOS
Tuesday & Wednesday
THE ULTIMATE #1 MOST INCREDIBLE FANTASTICAL EXCITING AND FUN GAME NOW IN HUMAN SIZE. DON’T SLEEP ON THIS ONE. THE MOST FUN YOU CAN HAVE PRETENDING TO BE A HIPPO (Director Favorite)

JULY 29 - AUG 2

The Fabulous Anne Lincoln’s Magic Show
Monday @ 10:00am
She couldn’t fit all her talents into just one show, Anne Lincoln is bringing her comedy and magic show back for another round. Check out all her new tricks!

Turbo Rush Obstacle Course
Tuesday & Wednesday
Turn Turbo Mode on and race through this obstacle course at top speed!

AUGUST 5 - AUGUST 9

Nurf Terf
Monday 10:00 am
Come battle it out with foam darts on this incredible course. Built for maximum Nerf fun, this arena is going to be unreal. (Director Favorite)

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Tuesday & Wednesday & Thursday
Time to get wet! Enjoy this fun ride and water play all day! Don’t forget your towel.

CARNIVAL DAY AUGUST 9

Steve & Kate’s tradition! Prepare for prizes, games, prizes, snow cones, prizes, and FUN! There is no better way to end our summer adventure.

Youngest campers fly solo, but there’s a net.

Most kids take to life at Steve & Kate’s like the naturally hardy individuals they are. For some, especially our younger campers, it can take a little longer to get their wings. That’s why each camp has staff dedicated specifically to supporting our youngest campers. Helping these campers discover their camp magic is the whole point of our Youngest Camper Support Staff, and every time it’s exhilarating to behold.

Food

Eat your heart out.

Life without delicious food sucks. That’s why our cuisine de camp features a mouth-watering array of tasty, nourishing grub. In partnership with fan favorite restaurants, we keep kids fired up with food they love — from piping hot pizza to salubrious Caesar salads to tangy tomato soup, and much more. Our menus include rotating specials as well as healthy snacks and sides kids can grab whenever their fuel gauge dips into the red. Chomp, chomp. Munch, munch.

What’s on the menu.

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Fees

What camp costs.

Perhaps you are a grown-up who loves to plan. Or maybe you’re an expert of the fine art of logistical improvisation. Miraculously, our camp fees are designed to scratch both of your respective itches. Buy any number of Day Passes or a Summer Pass, and use them whenever you want during the summer. Don’t even bother to let us know when you’re coming — just roll up. If your plans change, don’t sweat it. We’ll automatically refund your unused Passes in full at summer’s end. How many other camps can offer you that level of flexibility?*

*Not one that we know of.

PLEASE NOTE: We are currently at capacity for the week of June 10–14 at our Denver–Park Hill location, and have closed enrollment to unregistered campers. Families who registered prior to June 3rd, are still welcome to join us June 10–14.

Day Pass and Summer Pass fees cover the entire Steve & Kate’s experience, including lunch, snacks, activities and the entire day from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Fee includes lunch, snacks, activities and all hours 8:00am to 6:00pm.

  • Buy any number of Day Passes and use them anytime
  • Upgrade to a Summer Pass at any time by purchasing 30 Day Passes per a given child
  • Unused Day Passes are automatically refunded in mid September

Fee includes lunch, snacks, activities and all hours 8:00am to 6:00pm.

  • One fee covers the entire summer–That’s up to 44 days of camp in Denver!
  • If you purchase a Summer Pass and use less than 30 days of camp, we’ll calculate what you would have paid at the Day Pass rate and refund you the difference automatically in mid September
Camp details

Here are the details you were looking for.

DATES

Jun 10 - Aug 9

NOTES

Closed 7/4

HOURS

8am to 6pm

AGES

4-12 | In Colorado, campers must turn 5 years old by Oct. 15th, 2024 to attend camp

ADDRESS

*Location currently at capacity June 10 - 14.
St. Elizabeth's School
1800 N Pontiac St.
Denver, CO, 80220

DIRECTOR

Jon

CALL/TEXT

720-439-7785

Additional info for denizens of Park Hill

Additional State Required Paperwork

The state of Colorado also requires that any children attending camp in Denver complete additional paperwork. Upon completion of registration, you will be emailed a link to complete the required forms online.

Virtual Camp Orientation & Drop-off/Pick-Up Procedures

Check out our virtual camp orientation for everything you need to know before your first day of camp, coming this spring. Once we get closer to summer, we’ll email registered families a link to our virtual, camp orientation. This will provide important information such as camp drop-off & pick-up procedures, how to check-in and check-out of camp each day, what to bring (and not bring), and a few more camp details.

Campus & Accessibility Details

St. Elizabeth’s School is ADA-accessible

Testimonials

These people are very smart. You should listen to them.

Camp was a huge success for my kids!! My son Jack was crying hysterically before drop off this morning and came running to greet me this afternoon asking if he can go to camp even though I'm not working tomorrow. He gave the rave review "Mom, that actually wasn't boring!". Both kids had a great time and I am excited to have this option for my kids as I work part time and love the idea of drop in and not making lunch!
Michelle D.

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Ryleigh let me know camp was 'awesome'! She doesn't generally gush about her day -- but she gushed! She is very excited about trying the 'hamster balls' later this week and proud of the music she produced. Please continue doing what you're doing!
Stephanie P.

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My girls had an awesome day. Mira said she felt like sewing before dinner and proceeded to make a tool belt from the pockets she made at camp. She also liked the robotics stuff. Sophia was pretty psyched about bread and music making and oh yes, the hamster ball. I love the open format and the fact that we get to pick which days to come. I think it’s a great fit for us. I kind of wish I could transport myself back in time and be an almost 9 year old for a bit.
Amy S.

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Staff

So much more than
a job.

For our team members, giving kids the space to liberate their true potential becomes a kind of calling. Think of them as a high-energy, warm-hearted crew of child advocates who deftly balance two invaluable skills — that of providing structure and guidance, and that of staying the heck out of campers’ ways. If that’s not enough, they’re all background-checked and trained in CPR and first-aid. Say “hi” to them at camp — they’d love to meet you.

Events

Steve & Kate's Events

Join us at an upcoming virtual Information Session to learn all the camp basics. We’ll give a quick presentation and overview on our program, and then answer any questions you have. Please note that Information Sessions are open to all Steve & Kate’s Camps, and are not specific to any given location. All Information Sessions are listed in ET.

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Your camp director

Meet your illustrious camp director.

Our camp directors are year-round employees. That means you are free to contact them anytime with your questions about life at Steve & Kate’s, or questions about life in general.

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JON

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Jon joined our team in 2023, and has been directing camp ever since! Jon loves all things theater & travel, and when not at camp you can usually find him adventuring around the world or working in his makerspace. He even taught himself the art of 3d printing!

This summer Jon is most excited for the Tinker Lab, as he loves designing and creating things! He also hopes to learn to sew along side the campers!

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