The popular Midlands Summer Camp & Activities Fair returns on April 1st to Drew Wellness Center in Columbia! For 2017, expect bigger and better camps, activities and FUN!


Presented by Macaroni Kid Columbia & Lexington, this FREE event offers kids activities GALORE! Our 2016 event had over 500 attendees! Yes, we were blown away! Expect lots of inflatable fun, face painting, toddler and kids activity zones, tons of make-and-take summer camp crafts, balloon animals and so much MORE! While the kids are having FUN, parents can visit our sponsors, vendors and summer camps who will be sharing their products and services and summer camp information. So join us and "Plan your Summer Camp Activities all in One Day!

Click here to view highlights from the 2016 Midlands Summer Camp & Activities Fair


  • Register to win educational prizes (free products and services, free summer camp) 
  • Free facepainting, scavenger hunt, arts & crafts, activities and more 
  • Meet admissions professionals, current students and parents from local Preschools and Elementary
  • Learn how to find the right program for your child
  • Explore different types of day camps, overnight camps, schools, educational philosophies and special programs 
  • Find out about the admissions process, when to apply and what schools look for in applicants 
  • Learn more at

For Summer Camps wishing to participate in the Camp Fair please contact Jeanette Dempsey at 803-381-7733 or email

Event Organizer/Sponsor: Jeanette Dempsey, Midlands Kids' Directory

When: April 1, 2017 from 11:00am (RSVP required)

Where: Charles R. Drew Wellness Center

2101 Walker Solomon Way Gymnasium
Columbia, South Carolina 29204

Cost: FREE


Registration Information


Jeanette Dempsey