Day Camp

All Students attending either the residential program or day camp will receive their own professional Knives Kit, Chef's Uniform, Cake Decorating Kit, Diploma and Trophy.  All meals and lab materials are included while at camp.

Residential Camp

The Residential students in addition to the above items campers receive the following:

Daily Culinary Excursion

Kids Culinary T-shirt

Kids Culinary Cap

Kids Culinary Photo Album of Camp

Kids Culinary Bottled Sauces

Gift Certificates to RON JONS, visit to NASA, Manatee and Dolphin Boat Ride, VIsit to Port Canaveral to sea off the Disney Cruise Ships.  Air Boat Ride and alligator watch on the Saint John's River.

Evening Cooking Classes

Barbecue on Cocoa Beach near the Pier

Hotel accommodations at the International Palms Oceanfront Hotel Resort

Residential Campers arrive on Sunday


Residential Campers arrive on Sunday afternoon at our Camp Kitchen. You will meet our Chef Instructors and Culinary Camp counselors.  After completing the arrival registration process you will be transported with your assigned camp counselor to your hotel accommodations at the International Palms Oceanfront Hotel Resort where campers will be assigned to their rooms. Registration is from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. on Sunday. The Kid's Culinary Academy of Florida offers FREE pick up at area airports. Melbourne International Airport MLB . or Orlando International Airport MCO.  Campers arriving by flights should plan on arriving before 12:00 Noon on Sunday. Special arrangements can be made for West Coastand International Flights. In some cases campers can make special plan to arrive on the Saturday before.

After a fun filled educational week of cooking, a special graduation ceremony will be held on Saturday at 12:00 Noon. Campers are encouraged to invite friends and family to enjoy a luncheon that the students have prepared. At graduation culinary campers will receive their diploma and culinary trophy.  After lunch students are dismissed from camp.

residential culinary campers

2017 Summer Camp Dates

      Session 1....June 12th - June 17th      Ages 10 - 17       Day & Residential Camp

     Session 1A.....June 12th - June 17th   Ages 6 - 10    Junior Baking Program


​     Session 2.....June19th - June 24th     Ages 10 - 17   Day Only/Residential Full

    Session 2A....June 19th - June 24th    Ages 6 - 10      Junior Baking Program 


    Session 3.....June 26th - July 1st     Ages 10 - 17    Day & Residential Camp

    Session 3A....June 26th - July 1st   Ages 6 - 10        Junior Baking Program


    Session 4....July 3rd - July 8th      Ages 10-17        Day & Residential Camp

    Session 4A....July 3rd - July 8th      Ages  6-10       Junior Baking Program


     Session 5....July 10th - July 15th   Ages 10-17      Day & Residential Camp 

     Session 5A....July 10th - July 15th   Ages 6-10         Junior Baking Program


     Session 6....July 17th - July 22nd   Ages 10-17   Day Only/Residential  Full

     Session 6A..July 17th - July 22nd   Ages 6-10         Junior Baking Program


     Session 7..July 24th - July 29th    Ages 10-17      Day & Residential Camp

     Session 7A....July 24th - July 29th    Ages 6-10          Junior Baking Camp

  Returning Students call for Discount Code

included with camp tuition

  The Kids Culinary Academy of Florida


Banana River Lagoon, Port Canaveral

Saint John's River. NASA

Latest News

Our director is working closely with local realtors to find the ideal oceanfront property for construction in Cocoa Beach for a whole new kitchen facility and dorms.  In addition the Kid's culinary Academy of Florida has  plans to expand it's campus locations to Miami, Orlando and St. Petersburg Florida

day culinary campers

Day Campers arrive on Monday

The Kid's Culinary Academy of Florida offers Day Camp for residents of Florida.  Our camp is located in beautiful Cocoa Beach on Florida's Space Coast.  Day Campers will arrive on Monday morning at 7:00 A.M. and will be dismissed each day at 12:30 after lunch. And return the following day at 7:00 A.M.  Campers will arrive on Graduation Day at 7:00 A.M. to participate in the graduation ceremony luncheon. Day Culinary Campers do not participate the the Culinary excursions or evening instruction with the residential campers.  Day Culinary Campers do receive all uniforms and professional knife kit/cake decorating kit