Panther Adventure Recreation Camp

A summer camp experience like no other

Panther Adventure Recreation Camp is a mix of fun and educational activities aimed at improving kids’ well-being. PARC @ FIU promotes creativity, health and wellness through recreation and outdoor adventure.

Campers take part in activities including: Field Games, Archery, Aquatics, Group Games, Nature Hikes, Arts & Crafts, Outdoor Education, STEM, Special Events & Field Trips.

At Panther Adventure Recreation Camp, we are here to make all campers feel welcome. Campers will find a safe, inclusive, nurturing and creative space where they can be themselves, try new things while creating a memorable and meaningful camp experience.

For more information please review our Parent Guide.

For answers to your questions, please email

  • Registration

    Come visit the Wellness and Recreation Center's membership desk to sign your camper up. 

    What do I need to bring to sign my camper up?

    1. Please bring a photo ID
    2. Your child's medical insurance company name and policy number/plan number
    3. A list of persons you would like to authorized to pick up and sign out your camper including their first and last name, phone number and email address

     The registration deadlines are listed below.

    Week 1: Welcome to the Jungle
    Saturday, June 1st, 2019

    Week 2: Superheroes
    Saturday, June 8th, 2019

    Week 3: Disney
    Saturday, June 15th, 2019

    Week 4: Party in the USA
    Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

    Week 5: I love the 80’s

    Saturday, June 29th, 2019

    Week 6: Star Wars
    Saturday, July 6th, 2019

    Week 7: Hawaiian Hullabaloo
    Saturday, July 13th, 2019

    Week 8: Wild West
    Saturday, July 20th, 2019

    Week 9: Sports Extravaganza
    Saturday, July 27th, 2019

    Week 10: Panther Pride

    Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

  • Pricing

    Prices listed below reflect price per camper. 


    Early Bird Registration: Register by Sunday, March 31st, 2019 and to receive the discounted weekly rate of $185.00. 


    Season Pass Pricing: Register your camper for all camp weeks and receive a discounted rate of $1,700!


    Weekly Pricing: 

    $225.00 for Community Member

    $210.00 for FIU Affiliate (Faculty, Staff, Alumni)

    $195.00 for Wellness and Recreation Center Member 

  • Camp Hours

    Camp hours are from 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
    Morning Drop off is from 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Monday through Friday.
    Afternoon Pick-up is from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

  • Ratios
    We believe in having smaller ratios for quality programming, our ratios are 1-to-6 for age 5 and 1-to-8 for ages 6-12.
  • Dates & Themes

    Week 1: Welcome to the Jungle
    Monday, June 10th- Friday, June 14th

    Week 2: Superheroes
    Monday, June 17th - Friday, June 21st

    Week 3: Disney
    Monday, June 24th - Friday, June 28th

    Week 4: Party in the USA
    Monday, July 1st- Friday, July 5th (July 4th Observed)

    Week 5: I love the 80’s

    Monday, July 8th - Friday, July 12th

    Week 6: Star Wars
    Monday, July 15th - Friday, July 19th

    Week 7: Hawaiian Hullabaloo
    Monday, July 22nd - Friday, July 26th

    Week 8: Wild West
    Monday, July 29th - Friday, August 2nd

    Week 9: Sports Extravaganza
    Monday, August 5th - Friday, August 9th

    Week 10: Panther Pride

    Monday, August 12th - Friday, August 16th

  • Day Schedule- Sample
    To view a day at PARC @ FIU visit: Sample Schedule
  • Special Events
  • Camp Groups

    Campers will be grouped by their upcoming school year grade. We will have groups from Kindergarten to 8th grade to accommodate 5-12 year olds. 

    K-2nd Grade: Alligators 

    3rd-5th Grade: Flamingos 

    6th-8th Grade: Panthers

  • Meals & Snacks

    Snacks are included with camp tuition


    Panther Adventure Recreation Camp provides two nutritional snacks daily, one snack in the morning and one snack in the afternoon. Campers are encouraged to bring an additional snack from home if they choose not to eat the snack provided.

  • Open House

    Saturday, March 16th, 2019 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at the Wellness & Recreation Center | 11290 SW 12th ST. Miami, FL 33199


    Saturday, April 27th, 2019 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at the Wellness & Recreation Center | 11290 SW 12th ST. Miami, FL 33199


    Saturday, May 11th, 2019 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at the Wellness & Recreation Center | 11290 SW 12th ST. Miami, FL 33199

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Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11290 SW 12th St.
WRC 101
Miami, FL 33199

Spring Semester 2019 Hours of Operation


Monday – Thursday: 6:00am – 10:45pm
Friday:  6:00am – 8:45pm
Saturday:  9:00am - 5:45pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 7:45pm

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