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Skate The Foundry Holiday Camps

Join us for our Holiday Camps at our West Philly location! Skaters aged 7-13 can experience the thrill of skateboarding at our private indoor skateparks. Camps run from 9am to 3pm (unless stated) and the day camp tuition is $120 unless otherwise specified. Get ready for a full day of fun, learning, and new friendships.

Stay tuned for additional camp listings as we update them based on the release of school academic calendars.

June 1 – More details here
Age: 6-8 – Register Here
Age: 9-14 – Register Here

July 8-12 – Register Here

July 22- 26 – Register Here

Aug. 19 – 23 – Register Here

Camp will run from 9:00 AM to 3:00PM 
October 3 – Rosh Hashanah – Register Here
November 5 – Election Day –
Register Here

December 23 & 24, 2024: Winter Break 2-Day Camp – Register Here
December 26 & 27, 2024: Winter Break 2-Day Camp – Register Here
December 30 & 31, 2024: Winter Break 2-Day Camp – Register Here
January 2 & 3, 2025: Winter Break 2-Day Camp – Register Here

January 20, 2025: MLK Day – Register Here
January 29, 2025: Lunar New Year – Register Here
February 17, 2025: Presidents Day – Register Here
May 20, 2025: Election Day – Register Here

April 14 & 15, 2025: Spring Break 2-Day Camp – Register Here
April 17 & 18, 2025: Spring Break 2-Day Camp – Register Here

Skateboarding Summer Camp

Early Bird Special $550

Our early bird special promo for Skateboarding Summer Camp is (Until May 1st Only)

Summer Camp Details

Currently, our summer camps are listed for our Paine’s Park location. However, we will soon be listing camps in additional locations, including Middletown Bucks County (Middletown Skatepark), Upper Providence (Black Rock Skatepark), and Lansdale Borough (4th Street Park). You can expect to see these camps listed on this page by January 2024. Skaters ages 7-13 are welcome to skate with us during these camps. Pre-registration is required for all camps.
  • Camp Price: $600
  • Early Bird Specials:
  • $550 (Until May 1st)

Summer Skateboarding Camps Dates:

Please note there will be no camps taking place July 1-  5 (Week 3) and  August 5 – 9 (Week 8).

Week 1 – June 17 – June 21 – Click Here To Register

Week 2: June 24 – June 28 – Click Here To Register

Week 4: July 8 – July 12 – Click Here To Register

Week 5: July 15 – July 19 – Click Here To Register

Week 6: July 22 – July 26 – Click Here To Register

Week 7: July 29 – August 2 – Click Here To Register

Week 9: August 12 – August 16 – Click Here To Register

Week 10: August 19 – August 23 – Click Here To Register

Sara MurraySara Murray
15:42 09 Jan 23
Skate the Foundry has been amazing for my kiddo and their love of skateboarding! Brett and the team at Skate The Foundry have helped my child develop such a love of skateboarding and has built so much confidence in it over the past 6 months of lessons with Lilah! We were lucky enough to host their birthday party there this past weekend and it was SO MUCH FUN. The kiddos were all raving, and Brett, Lilah and Possum created the best vibes. Such a fun skate lesson and games and fun for the kids. Couldn't recommend this spot more highly.
Jim BJim B
23:54 02 Oct 22
Brett was great with my son. He had an awesome time and gained a ton of confidence. Couldn't be happier with this place. The complete boards were "really cool".
Eden CoffeyEden Coffey
01:06 19 Jul 22
My son (6) took at private lesson here last week and am so happy with our experience. The owner is so kind, helpful, and professional and his team is so dedicated to their craft and teaching others the love of skateboarding. They took all the intimidation out of it, and taught my son so many useful tips in such a short period of time. This is truly a Philly gem and would definitely recommend to beginners, especially kids who just need a quality mentor!
03:52 06 May 22
Amazing classes. Amazing staff. Everyone is so welcoming and knowledgeable. After attending one class, I felt empowered to skate every day. Lilah was a great instructor and I look forward to being a part of this wonderful skate community! I am a newer skater and I met some really good friends who gave great tips. Kevin is a manager at the store, and he was really kind and supportive. Honestly love this place. Open Skate is pretty open on weekdays and everyone is so supportive.
James HamalianJames Hamalian
11:18 24 Aug 19
Amazing spot to learn to skate for all levels! I’ve been skating since I was a kid, but never had the guts to Ollie or ride half pipes. Within my first 10 mins of a private lesson with Brett, I landed an Ollie that was 27 years in the making! One of the best feelings ever. Great for kids, but also really great for adults who want to learn or develop their abilities. Will definitely be back soon

What Can I Expect From A Full Day Of Camp?

Just like with every program we offer, those participating in a Skate The Foundry Summer Camp can expect an experience tailored to their skill levels and their needs that is full of fun and learning!

We will start our days with a Morning Meeting and a stretch so all of the campers can get to know each other (and us!) while getting warmed up for the day. We will also cover important topics such as etiquette in the skatepark and the skating goals we hope to accomplish both short and long term

From there the day will take off with activities such as group skates (split by age and/or skill level) where campers will have the opportunity to learn new skills from our instructors together as well as less structured free skates where campers can practice what they have been working on as a whole group.

Interspersed throughout workshops, skaters can expect breaks for lunch and snacks to fuel up for more learning and fun (please note that food is not provided, please plan accordingly!).

Summer Camps at Skate The Foundry go beyond skating! Additional experiences potentially include trips to the Art Museum as well as art based workshops to further flex your kid’s creative muscles.

What Do I Need To Bring To A STF Program?

1. Skateboard; penny and longboards are not allowed. If you do not have a board yet or are not sure if your board meets the criteria, please contact us.
2. Helmet.
3. Safety gear (Knee/elbow pads and wrist guards).
4. Water bottle. Please prepare insulated water bottles for a hot weather.
5. Snack for half day camp. Snack & lunch for full day camp.

Registration Through Our Online Booking Program (Wellness Living)

If you haven’t created an account yet, please use a participant’s name and DOB for an account. The email address and phone number must be parents or legal guardians.

If you have already created a Wellness Living account with your name & DOB, please email us (skatethefoundry@gmail.com) with a participant’s name and DOB. Camp has age restriction in the system, and you won’t be able to see the availability or camp dates if you’re signed in with your DOB.

Having trouble making an account or purchasing your program of choice? Feel free to email us. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

When having trouble signing in:
1. Clear your browser/cookies histories.
2. Use a private browser to sign in.
3. If you still can’t sign in, please do not hesitate to email us at skatethefoundry@gmail.com.

Additional Information

  • All camps are full-day (9:00am – 3:00pm) unless otherwise stated.
  • All camps are for kids age 7-13, and for all levels (beginners to advanced). Younger children may join a camp if they have prior experience and are approved by STF.
  • Sibling Discounts (5% for second or more children) are available for full-day camps at Paine’s Park, West Philly, and Elkins Park only.
  • For a sibling discount please email skatethefoundry@gmail.com
  • We highly recommend first-time skaters take at least 1-3 private skateboard lessons before attending summer camp. For more information about booking your private lesson, click the button below.

Camp Policy

Camp Registration Fees:
We have three types of Camp Registration Fees that is included in the tuition, which is NOT transferable or creditable.
$100 Summer Camp (Full Day) Registration Fee is included in the tuition. The Registration Fee is NOT transferable or creditable. 
$75 Summer Camp (Half Day) Registration Fee is included in the tuition. The Registration Fee is NOT transferable or creditable. 
$30 Holiday Day Camp Registration Fee is included in the tuition. The Registration Fee is NOT transferable or creditable.

If you cancel your child’s camp with at least 90 days’ written notice before the camp starts, you are entitled to a 100% credit of the camp tuition. Cancellations made with 30-89 days’ written notice will result in a credit on your account after deducting the Camp Registration Fee, as indicated above. We do NOT offer refunds or camp credits for cancellations made with less than 30 days’ written notice before the camp starts. However, you will have the option to change your child’s camp week using our Change of Week policy below. The term “camp” refers to both single-day camps and weekly camps, not the entire camp season. All cancellation notifications must be emailed to our office at support@skatethefoundry.com.

If you would like to change your child’s camp week, you can do so without charge by providing us with at least 90 days’ written notice before the camp starts. Changes requested within 89-30 days will incur the camp registration fee (per camp week) as indicated above. Requests within 29 days of the camp start are not available. The new camp or dates are subject to availability, and we strive to accommodate all requests. Changes include adjustments to dates, camps, or locations, and a difference in camp tuition may apply. Please note that refunds or credits are not issued for campers switching to a less expensive camp. Week changes are restricted to the same summer (e.g., a camp week in Summer 2024 can only be changed to another week in 2024). All change notifications must be emailed to support@skatethefoundry.com.

If STF needs to cancel a camp day for any reason, a portion credit towards future programs may be available. There will be no refund available under any circumstances.

There is no make-up camp days for missed days available.

Late Pick Up Fee: If a camper is not picked up by the end of the camp time, you’ll be charged $20.

Sibling Discounts:
There is no sibling discount for all half-day camps which includes holiday camps, spring break camps, and summer camps. Sibling discounts are only applied to full-day summer camps. When a sibling discount is applied, the discount cannot be combined with additional reduced rates from membership, early bird specials, re-enrollment, etc.