Camp VBS 2024

summer camp for children happening June 3-7, 2024

what is Camp VBS?

Camp VBS is a summer camp for younger & older children that focuses on learning & growing deeper in the gospel while including the fun aspects of camp: music, crafts, science, recreation, a daily field trip, and so much more!

when, where, & what is the length of Camp VBS?

When? June 3-7, 2024


Where? First Baptist Church in Blountville


Time? Starts at 8:20am every morning and pick up is at 5:00pm. This year there will be a Family Dinner at 5:30pm directly after pick up. There will not be a Family Dinner on Friday, June 7.

what is the cost to Attend?

-The cost for 1st-6th grade is TBD. This includes snacks, field trips, transportation, materials for craft and teaching time, and a camp t-shirt. The cost for 2y/o - Kindergarten is FREE. Camp shirts are optional for this group at a cost of $8. Registration is due by TBD. There will be a $10 late fee for all registrations turned in after May 15. Camp shirts may not be available if you sign up after this date. 

what does the schedule for Camp VBS look like?

Daily Field Trip Schedule

2023 SCHEDULE;  **2024 SCHEDULE COMING SOON**


MONDAY, JUNE 5

Make sure to wear your swimsuit (one piece for girls) and bring a towel to camp on this day because swimming is on the agenda for our campers. Our swimming trip will be to the Kingsport Aquatic Center, which offers the best local waterpark. Pick up time will be at 5:00pm at First Baptist Blountville. Family Dinner to follow.


TUESDAY, JUNE 6

We will travel to Steele Creek Park for a variety of activities. We will be playing on the playground, going to the nature center, hiking, biking, fishing, and doing one of the camp’s all time favorites: wading in the creek. Choose your options for this day on the registration form. Bring an old pair of shoes or water shoes to wade in. Pick up time will be at 5:00pm at First Baptist Blountville. Family Dinner to follow.


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7

On Wednesday, your child will enjoy an afternoon at one of the areas most historic locations. After our morning events and lunch we will be traveling to Rocky Mount in Piney Flats. The campers will get to see and be a part of history coming to life. Pick up will be at 5:00pm at First Baptist Blountville. Family Dinner to follow.


THURSDAY, JUNE 8

Time to go back in time & “spin” the day away at our local skate rink, Bristol Skateway. We will be roller skating and enjoying the arcade (campers will need to bring their own money if they want to use the arcade) during this fun-filled trip. To be able to participate, please remember to wear socks this day. Pick up time will be at 4:30pm at First Baptist Blountville. PLEASE NOTE THIS EARLY PICK UP TIME. 


FRIDAY, JUNE 9

Friday afternoon at Camp Discovery equals fun in the water because it’s water day! We will be playing water games in Fellowship Park (across the street from First Baptist Church). Make sure to bring or wear a swimsuit (one piece for girls), cover-up, and towel. Pick up will be at 4:30pm at First Baptist Blountville. PLEASE NOTE THIS EARLY PICK UP TIME. 

WHat will my child(ren) be learning about?

HOW DO I SIGN UP my child(ren)?

How to register & pay for Camp VBS

**You must turn in both your payment & registration form(s) to be fully registered for Camp VBS **


  • In-person: Download, print, & fill out the registration form(s). Return the registration form(s) and payment in-person to our church office. Our church office is open M-F from 8:30am-5pm. Lunch break at 12pm, we will return after 1:30pm.
  • Registration is due by TBD **There will be a $10 late fee for all registrations turned in after TBD. Camp shirts may not be available if you sign up after this date**