Happy Camp provides a variety of activities that enlighten and entertain children of all ages, giving Sun City West residents an opportunity to share with their grandchildren the fun and excitement of activities such as flight simulator, broadcasting, auto restoration, desert gardening, panning for “gold” and much more!
Craft activities included in this year’s event include artistic lettering and card design, decorative arts, sewing, beading, weaving, clay sculpting, ceramics and much more. Children can also participate in a variety of physical activities such as fitness classes, hula dancing, pickleball, softball, tennis and bocce.
Tickets are required for both free and paid activities. Members can pick up tickets in person at the R.H. Johnson Box Office. Box office hours from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The program is designed for Sun City West residents and their grandchildren only. An adult must be present for the duration of all activities with their grandchildren. Ticketed activities are for children only.
Mark your calendars now for Happy Camp 2024!
The Rec Centers will be waiving the child’s guest pass this year for all club activities. The only exceptions involve the purchase of bowling games at the R.H. Johnson Sports Pavilion and child guest passes for access to the pool at the R.H. Johnson Recreation Center and the R.H. Johnson Sports Pavilion.
Individual clubs may charge an activity fee (see schedule of events below).
A big thank you goes out to all the Chartered Clubs that participated in this year’s Happy Camp event! If you wish to learn more about Chartered Clubs in Sun City West, visit scwclubs.com or click the button below.
To help you and your grandkids navigate all the great activities scheduled for this year’s Happy Camp, maps of each recreation center are available by clicking the buttons below.