Gator Camp 2024 ~ School’s out, camp’s in! 

Gator Camp is a week-long camp for children ages 5-10 held at Avalon Recreation in Richmond, Virginia. Camp activities include swimming, tennis instruction with Avalon coaches, games, arts & crafts, and most of all, FUN!  Camp runs from 9am to 1pm, Monday through Friday.  Campers will need a bathing suit, towel, goggles, sunscreen, tennis racket (not required), a snack, and a bag lunch.

Please follow GATOR CAMP this summer on the AVALON Instagram and Facebook Pages!

Registration 2024

Registration will go live on FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16 AT 8 AM in CommunityPass to members that have paid their 2024 dues.

  • Registrations are non-transferable.
  • Non-members may register on Monday, February 19th in CommunityPass.
  • Children must be 5 years old before beginning their week at Gator Camp.
  • You may register for no more than three weeks per child.
  • Gator Camp weeks fill up quickly! You can choose to be added to the waitlist if the week you selected is full.  Many children on the waitlist still have the opportunity  to have fun at Gator Camp!

All Gator Camp sessions are full for 2024. Register for the wait list below.

2024 Schedule

Monday – Friday 9 am – 1 pm (rain or shine)

Week 1 June 10 – June 14
Week 2 June 17 – June 21
Week 3 June 24 – June 28
Week 4 July 1 – July 5
(includes celebration on July 4th!)
Week 5 July 8- July 12
Week 6 July 15 – July 19
Week 7 July 22 – July 26


  • The cost for members is $200 per week per child.
  • The cost for non-members is $220 per week per child.
  • There is a $10 sibling discount for child number two and up if they sign up for the same week.
  • Daily Member drop-in rate is $55/day with advance registration.
  • Daily Non-Member drop-in rate is $65/day with advance registration.
  • Drop-in availability is determined by weather and occupancy numbers.


Full payment is due by May 15th.  50% is due at the time of registration and the remaining 50% is due by May 15th.  Checks may be mailed to:

Avalon Recreation Association
ATTN: Gator Camp
PO Box 29533
Richmond, VA 23242

Credit card and electronic check payments are also accepted in our registration portal CommunityPass.


Call the office at 804-740-8593, or contact the director at