Gator Camp 2023 ~ The tans will fade … but the memories last a lifetime!

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.  Children need to bring a bathing suit, towel, goggles, sunscreen, tennis racket (not required), and a bag lunch.  Snack is provided at Gator Camp.

Registration 2023

More details coming soon!

2023 Schedule

Monday – Friday

9:00 am – 1:00 pm (rain or shine).

Week 1 June 12 – June 16
Week 2 June 19 – June 23
Week 3 June 26 – June 30
Week 4 July 3 – July 7
(includes celebration on July 4th!)
Week 5 July 10- July 14
Week 6 July 17 – July 21


  • 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 $45/day with advance registration.
  • Daily Non-Member drop-in rate is $55/day with advance registration.
  • Drop-in availability is determined by weather and occupancy numbers.


Payment is due by May 15th.  Please bring a check to the pool office or mail a check in the amount due to:

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

Credit card payments are also accepted.


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