Welcome to Baltimore, Maryland!

  • NEW Northeast Location in 2021!
  • Large ballroom space for camp sessions
  • Beautiful and modern hotel rooms
  • Featuring two master classes
  • A great camp to learn all of the awesome, traditional NDA Curriculum AND for dancers to learn from an industry professional!
  • For more information, contact Marja Edwardson at medwardson@varsity.com or (612) 237-3615.

Location Tips

  • A variety of routine styles will be offered including team performance, jazz, hip hop, pom, kick and contemporary, so get excited to learn and grow! – Elyse
  • Be ready to not only learn great routines and practice technique, but also work together in team building exercises! – Ari
  • Coaches bring questions and ideas to discuss at the professional development training. Also, bring your dancing shoes because we love to have you join for the master class! – Shannah

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Testimonials from Camp

"'The staff was wonderful and the head instructors made us feel so welcome during our first camp experience.'" Coach MaximowiczCumberland Valley High School
"'Perfect amount of everything this year! Seriously- best year yet!'" Coach CoreyNorth Stafford High School
"'The camp runs very efficiently and on time. All changes are communicated clearly and we feel very informed about the whole weekend.'" Coach AnandDominion High School

Camp Notes

Camp Theme

It’s all about the JOURNEY at NDA Summer Camp!

This summer we are exploring the invaluable role dancers play in their communities as athletes, ambassadors, performers, role models and spirit raisers. Not only will the journey at NDA Summer Camp be fun and educational, but also lead to self-discovery so your athletes can return to their peers as empowered, respectful leaders. What will you discover on your #JourneyWithNDA?

What to Bring

  • A great attitude!
  • Camp Wear
  • Dance Shoes
  • Water Bottle
  • Funner Day Outfit — see below for ideas on what to wear!

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What to Wear

We are going on a JOURNEY at NDA Summer Camp! Discover the importance of respect, hard work, encouragement, confidence and just having fun. Speaking of fun, here are some outfit ideas to plan for FUNNER DAY at camp:

  • Take flight as PILOTS
  • Set sail as SAILORS
  • Shoot for the stars as ASTRONAUTS
  • Stay on track as TRAIN CONDUCTORS
  • Explore new frontiers as EXPLORERS
  • Enjoy seeing new things as TOURISTS
  • Discover something new as SCUBA DIVERS
  • Set a course for success as OLYMPIC ATHLETES
  • Get creative and have FUN!

Team Up for St. Jude

Varsity Spirit partners with St. Jude to support its mission of finding cures for children fighting cancer and other catastrophic illnesses. Each summer, we ask every dancer attending a Varsity Spirit camp to send fundraising letters to friends and family around the country, asking for donations to the renowned hospital. Join the fight and pre-order your letters for NDA Summer Camp today!

pre-order st. jude letters

Required Forms & FAQs

Come into NDA Summer Camp fully prepared! Access required forms and read through our frequently asked questions before coming to camp.

required forms & faqs