Signature Camps

Signature Camp Information

Throughout the summer, Cross Gates Family Fitness will be holding recreational camps in a variety of extra-curricular activities. Our reputation as the leading children’s facility offers the best environment for kids who are looking for summer fun. From Sports to the Arts
- Cross Gates provides something for every child.

$40.00 Registration Fee
  • • One-time registration fee is good for all Signature Camps
    • Includes Purple Signature Camps T-Shirt which must be
    worn at camp.
    • 3 year olds must be fully potty-trained to attend camp.
    • Summer Campers can add on mini camps and get 20% off mini camp
    **Discount does not apply to SMH classes or full time Signature Camps**


2022 Signature Camps Available
2023 Information Available March 1st

Below are our Full Week and Mini Camps

Full Week Camps

Ages 5-14
(5 year olds need to have completed kindergarten)
Monday – Friday | 9:00am – 4:00pm
(Extended Day Available)

Cheer Camp - $/week

Cross Gates Cheer Camp is geared
towards cheerleaders who want to have
an energetic week working on tumbling,
stunting, dance and cheer motions.
Cheer Camp will help prepare
cheerleaders to join an All Star
Competition Squad or just have a
fun filled week at camp. Our Cheer Camp Counselors
are all experienced High School and Collegiate
Cheerleaders supported by Cross Gates
Counselors who are CPR and First Aid Certified
Adults. Your cheerleader will show off their
hard work on Friday at the Pep Rally

June 27th - July 1st
at Military Rd. Location

Drama Camp - $/week

Spend this summer underneath the spotlights
at Little Stars Productions action-packed Drama
Camps! Directed by Rebecca Beckham, a veteran
children’s playwright, director and producer of
children’s plays, this uniquely designed camp
will engage your child with interactive dramatic
arts activities. Students will delight in creative
experiences such as acting lessons, theater games,
set design, costume design, acting for the camera,
music, and dance! Each camp will provide exciting
performance opportunities by producing different
plays that will culminate in a fully staged theatrical
production for an audience of family and friends....
or, if an audience is prohibited due to Covid 19,
filmed live on DVD that can be picked up two
weeks after camp ends. Let us introduce your child
to the exciting world of the dramatic arts! (Note: all
camps may have extremely limited enrollment.)

June 13 - 17th & July 25 - 29th
Ages 5-14
(Must have completed Kindergarten)

Mini Camps

Age requirements listed
next to each camp.
Tuesday, Wednesday &amp Thursday
1:00pm – 4:00pm

Art Beyond the Canvas $

Ages 6-14
In this uniquely styled art camp, your child will explore a variety of various painting techniques using different mediums that will expand your child’s artistic abilities. Students will explore various media such as painting, sculpting, mixed media, jewelry making and collage. THIS IS NOT YOUR AVERAGE SUMMER ART CAMP! Directed by Little Stars Productions, each camp has a different theme using quality materials (included in price) and unique projects that your artist will be proud to present to family and friends at our end-of-camp art show! (Note: all camps will have extremely limited enrollment.)

June 7-9 & July 19-21

Baseball Camp $

Ages 5-13
Learn the fundamentals of baseball in a fun and encouraging environment with Coach Nicco Cuccia of the Slidell High Tigers. Coach Nicco played at Northshore High and went on to play college ball a BRCC and Southeastern. He also played in the Hamptons League which is a collegiate summer league in NY.

June 28-30 & July 12-14

Danceworks Kids Summer Blast $

Ages 3-10
Taught by Laurie Maffei and her professional instructors. Little ones will
participate in dancing, exercise, games, tea parties, dress-up, talent
shows, pizza party, crafts and more!

June 21-23

Danceworks Pop Star $

Ages 5-13
Dance Camps with Danceworks Studios & Laurie Maffei. Make your
own music video! Learn routines, make-up, costuming & production to
star in your own MUSIC & DANCE VIDEO to take home!

July 5-7

Football Camp $

Ages 7-13
This camp will enhance football knowledge, techniques and skills while the
kids have fun. Our indoor and outdoor training facilities feature astro turf,
strength, speed and agility equipment to make this the ultimate training

June 14-16

FAST Basketball Camp $

Ages 5 and Up
Cross Gates FAST Basketball Coach James Parlow, former UNO shooting guard, and his staff will provide fundamental skill building and technique training in an encouraging and supportive environment. Player will be prepared for league play and school tryouts.

June 7-9, June 21-23, July 5-7 & July 19-21

Safe Kids 101 $

Ages 9-14
This 1 day session is geared towards younger kids who might be ready
to start staying home alone for a few hours at a time. Learn practical life
skills that keep you safe at home and able to navigate daily situations
using common sense and critical thinking while home alone. This class
is through Slidell Memorial Hospital Community Outreach Center.

July 12
1 Day / 2 hour class / 1-3pm

Safe Sitter $

Ages 11-14
In this 2 Day session kids and teens will learn life-saving skills so they
can be safe at home alone or watching younger child. This program
includes the critical information from the Safe Kids class but also begins
to include how to take care of younger children and the key elements to
babysitting. This class is through Slidell Memorial Hospital Community
Outreach Center.

August 2nd
1 Day / 3 Hour Class / 12-3pm

STEAM into Summer Creative Arts Camp $

Ages 6-14
STEAM into summer with Little Stars Productions and exciting art projects created using Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math in ways that
you never imagined possible! The camp will be instructed by a certified N.A.S.A. Astro Camp Facilitator and a F.I.R.S.T. Robotics Team Coach who will amaze your child with how much fun STEM can be when combined with the creative arts to create awesome projects such as, Chemical Reaction
Abstract Art, Engineered Art Sculptures, and Mechanical Art in Motion. Get your summer vacation off to a great start with STEAM! (Note: all camps may have extremely limited enrollment.)

June 28 - 30

Kid Biz Camp $

Ages 8 - 14
This summer…let your creative Little Star make a Little Cash! Start up the summer with Kidz-in-Biz Camp and your child can learn how to monetize hobbies, develop a business idea from existing passions, plan a prototype, and develop a pitch. But that’s not all…Little Stars Production’s Artistic team will help your child learn about designing and creating billboards, posters, and business cards for the new venture and the Drama team will help your new entrepreneur star in a custom-made commercial that will premiere at the Pitch Challenge Popcorn Party at the conclusion of camp. This is one business opportunity that your child does not want to miss!

May 31 - June 2

TaeKwonDo Camp $

Ages 4-13
Master Brian James and his instructor team will provide a fun, athletic
and educational experience for kids who want to learn basic martial
arts, self-defense and safety skills through the art of TaeKwonDo.

June 14 -16 & July 26-28


Summer Campers can add
on mini camps and get 20% OFF mini camp.