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Idyllwild Arts Summer
& Auxiliary Programs

Programs for Artists of All Ages

2022 Summer Programs

Registration for 2022 Kids & Teens Summer Workshops & Intensives is NOW OPEN!

Registration for 2022 Adult & Native American Arts Summer Workshops will open on February 1, 2022!

The 2022 Summer Program will offer workshops for all ages and abilities on our picturesque mountain campus. The tradition of gathering an impassioned community of artists during the summer months in Idyllwild dates back over seven decades and has served generations of musicians, painters, writers and performers in a variety of disciplines including dance and theatre. Join us in discovering the magic of an Idyllwild Arts summer, and explore your creativity in an inspiring setting with an enthusiastic community of students, faculty and staff.

Summer Info

2022 Summer Dates:

Adult Arts Center
and Native American Arts programs

June 13 – July 2, 2022

Children’s Center & Teen Programs
July 3-30, 2022

4-Week Summer ESL

Information coming soon.

Teens & Kids Registration
Register Now! 
– For Fall 2021 Auxiliary Programs.
– 2022 Children & Teen Summer Program registration opens early October 2021.

Summer Questions or Comments?

How do I register? Can I register and pay online?

Register now at The Summer Program partners with CampMinder to offer easy, secure and robust online registration and payment. Registered families can login to their CampInTouch account at any time to find out the latest information about application status, what to pack, and when to arrive. You can even send your camper emergency cash, safely and securely, from any computer or smartphone. Make sure is on your email safe list so that important communications from CampInTouch don’t end up in your spam folder. Sign on any time at Click here for the updated Summer 2021 Enrollment Agreement.

Will there be Summer Programs in 2022?

Yes, Idyllwild Arts will host on-site Summer Programs in Summer 2022!

What COVID-19 safety regulations will be in place for Summer 2022?

The current health crisis is ever-changing and best practices for safety are constantly evolving. We are proud to have operated a highly successful and safe onsite Summer Program in 2021, which implemented safety regulations spanning facial coverings, social distancing and daily health screenings. Guidance from state and local authorities will determine actual policies in Summer 2022. Please check back as we release our current guidelines and updated Health & Safety Plan, or contact us at

Will Idyllwild Arts be offering programs for younger children and families, such as Multi-Arts and Family Week in Summer 2022?

We are excited to bring back a range of offerings for younger children ages 5-11 in our dynamic Children’s Center! Children’s workshops will occur July 4-30, 2022. However, Family Week is not currently scheduled to return in Summer 2022.

Are there scholarships and discounts available for Summer 2022?

Scholarships are still available based on financial need. Click here to learn more about scholarships for teens. Updated information about scholarships for adult students is coming soon.

What is the refund policy for Summer 2022?

How do I contact a live person or find out information?

All registrations and payments are done online. Start at

Summer & Auxiliary Programs Team

Academy Admission Office

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How do I join a waitlist for a program?

To join the waitlist, please complete the Camper Application for all ages. Here is a guide to joining the waitlist.

General Contact 2021

Other Frequently Asked Questions

Click here for our Teen Programs FAQ, which has even more common questions and information about Summer 2022.

Meet the Team
Guest Services Manager
Director of Summer Enrollment
Director, Native American Arts Program
Director of Program Operations
Parks Exhibition Center Manager / Visual Arts Faculty
Administrative & Programs Assistant
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