New England Camp Conference

As the longest running camp conference, 2024 will be our 102nd year!


SAVE THE DATE: 2024 New England Camp Conference, March 21 – March 23, 2024!

Manchester, NH

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The New England Camp Conference brings over 800 attendees from 250+ camps around New England together for three days of learning and networking with dynamic speakers, established industry experts, and each other!

Wondering if this event is right for you? If you’re involved in summer camp and youth development at large, small, day, resident, independent, non-profit, or specialty camp or summer program, you will find sessions and resources yourself and all levels of your camp/program staff teams.

2024 Key Information and Updates:

  • Our call for session proposals is LIVE and will be open through Friday, October 13, 2023. Click here to access the application. Please submit ONE form per session idea you have.


Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB) Vision at the Conference: Our conference is committed to promoting inclusivity and diversity within the summer camp industry, fostering an environment where all professionals can come together to learn, share, and grow. Through our programming and interactions, we strive to create a space where everyone is valued and respected, regardless of their race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, ability, or background. By being intentional about diversity and inclusion, you will help us create a greater sense of belonging for historically marginalized communities. We ask each conference participant to actively help us create this environment of inclusion and belonging.

Consider presenting at our 2024 New England Camp Conference!

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The latest on the New England Camp Conference.

Why go?

The New England Camp Conference brings nearly one-thousand attendees, dynamic speakers, established industry experts, and new ideas to the table for three days of learning and networking.

Who’s it for?

Anyone involved in summer camp and youth development. Large, small, day, resident, independent, non-profit, and specialty camps alike will find resources available for all levels of their camp staff teams.

Our History

Started nearly a century ago, the Conference began as the annual meeting of members of the New England section of the National Association of Directors of Girls’ Camps. Read More > (will link to a blog post)

Event Sponsors

Thank you to our 2023 sponsors who make our Conference possible through their generosity and support! If you're interested in becoming a conference sponsor, email Kerry,, to discuss your options.

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