ExploreAsia: Culture Camp for Kids | Kids Out and About Houston

ExploreAsia: Culture Camp for Kids

Embark on a creative writing and filmmaking adventure! Inspired by stories from Asia, work with a professional WITS writer to create your own stories and poems, then bring them to life onscreen. Showcase your film at the film festival on the last day of camp. No prior experience with technology or filmmaking required. Recommended for students ages 9–12. Aftercare is available 3–5:30 p.m. for an additional fee.


Early Bird Special (through March 31):
$300 Members, $350 Nonmembers

Regular Pricing (after April 1):
$325 Members, $375 Nonmembers

Aftercare: $65 per student per week

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"[My daughter] liked every part of the week. She became bereft Thursday afternoon knowing that it would come to an end." — Parent, Summer Camper

"How rewarding [it is] to find a place that brings the best of so many camps [...] and is able to also showcase the richness of Asia and its contributions." — Parent, Summer Camper

"My kids were very happy all week; every day for them was so much fun. They made very good friends. They enjoyed and appreciated the service and attention they received from each one of the instructors." — Parent, Summer Camper

Additional Camps

Adventures Along the Silk Road
Monday – Friday, June 22–26
Experience the arts, drama, music, food, and dancing of different cultures along the Silk Road and use modern techniques to create Silk Road-inspired art.
Recommended for students ages 6–9.

Manga POP and Manga Digital
Monday – Friday, June 6–10
Create your own comics inspired by the Japanese manga style! Advanced manga students, bring your comics to life on the web.
Manga POP is recommended for students ages 9–12.
Manga Digital is recommended for students ages 11–14 with drawing experience. Students must provide their own tablets.

On to the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games!
Monday – Friday, July 20–24
Ahead of the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, play different Olympic Games each day and learn about their connections to Asian countries!
Recommended for students ages 8–11.

Dances of China
Monday – Friday, August 3–7
Learn about traditional and contemporary Chinese dance, create props and costumes, and perform for friends and family on the final day of camp!
Recommended for students ages 6–9.

Cancelation Policy

There is a $100 fee for all cancelations. In order for a registrant to receive a refund (minus cancelation fee) for a camp cancelation, registrants must contact Asia Society's Education and Outreach department in writing no later than 10 business days prior to the first day of camp. There are no refunds for camps canceled or dropped less than 10 business days before camp begins.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


1370 Southmore Blvd
Houston, TX, 77004
United States


Contact name: 
Michael Buening
Email address: 
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Early Bird Special (through March 31): $325 Members, $350 Nonmembers | Regular Pricing: $325 Members, $375 Nonmembers


6-8 years 9-12 years