2023 Day Camp Weekly Themes

Are you ready for an amazing summer of camp?

At Fessenden Day Camp, weekly themes help set the tone for all sorts of fun activities where kids explore, discover and grow.

Here’s what we’ve got planned for the Summer of 2023!

Week 1: All Star Athletes
June 26-30

It’s all about teamwork and outlandish challenges in this camper favorite week! Bring your highest level of team spirit and go all out representing your favorite sports team!

Week 2: Party in the USA

July 3-7 (no camp July 4)

Celebrate all you love about the USA.  Go all out in your red, white and blue gear while we party all week.  We will celebrate with lots of patriotic activities and an all-camp barbecue lunch on Friday.

Week 3: Carnival

July 10-14

Join us for our annual Camp Carnival!  The highlight of the week will be a day full of classic carnival fun with carnival games, a dunking booth, bouncy houses, face painting and lots of outdoor fun.

Week 4: Wild West

July 17-21

It’s time to saddle up the horses, put on your boots and cowboy hat and explore the this fun theme week. Round up your little cowpokes and have a rootin tootin good time practicing your line dances, and learning about the Wild West.

Week 5: Fessy Games

July 24-28

A camp classic returns to Week 5! Put your game face on and go for the gold. Cheer on your fellow athletes as you compete. Test your agility and strength. Our Annual Fessy Games will include obstacle courses, swim races, spirit awards and much more!

Week 6: Halloween

July 31 – August 4

Join us for a spirited week of Halloween fun.  We will celebrate this week with dress up days, mummy games, a scavenger hunt and lots of spooky crafts.  Your camper will enjoy a few tricks and lots of Fessenden treats!


Week 7: Animal Planet

August 7-11

Lions and tigers and bears.. Oh my!  Join us for our first Animal Planet Week.  Enjoy a safari scavenger hunt, make creative animal crafts and choose your favorite animal themed group costumes!

Week 8: Luau

August 14-18

The last week of Day Camp will take our campers on an Island Adventure.  Try the limbo or enter the hula-hooping contest as we enjoy a camp-wide Luau!