COCA for Kids


Do you have a budding Mozart or a wanna-be Fred Astaire? Is your child always covered in marker and swiping paper from your printer? Do you have bored but creative little ones who need something to do for the afternoon? “COCA for Kids” includes an incredible array of arts experiences for toddlers to teens to participate in. From piano to stagecraft, painting to ballet, your kids will have no shortage of things to keep their hands and minds busy.

These listings are just an introduction to the variety of kid- and teen-friendly arts and cultural offerings throughout the Capital Area. Be sure to check for an up-to-date list of upcoming family-friendly events and consult organization websites using the links below for complete information.


After School and Weekend Classes


The Tallahassee area boasts numerous creative ways to educate and entertain our children. Whether your young one wants to learn to paint or draw, play in an orchestra, or act or dance onstage, these regularly-scheduled arts classes help your kids learn to express themselves in fun and creative ways.

List of After School and Weekend Classes >


Individual Lessons

These private and small-group music, art, dance, and other lessons offer one-on-one, individualized attention, catering specifically to your child’s needs, interests, and learning style. Schedule them yourself to fit your busy lifestyle, at the teachers’ facility or in your own home.

List of Individual Lessons >


Creative Birthday Parties

Have a fun and festive creative birthday celebration with your child and their friends. Find everything you need to plan your child’s next special party. COCA for Kids has information on birthday party locations and services that incorporate art, music, history, dance, etc. Find a museum, cultural organization, or other venue that’s a perfect fit, or have an artsy party in your own home.

List of Birthday Party Ideas >


Arts and Cultural Camps

Summer and school breaks bring families the chance to explore the many arts-based camps available in the Tallahassee area. These camps not only offer moms and dads a little break of their own, but provide children with amazing memories and opportunities to explore their special interest. If art, music, dance, or drama is your child’s favorite subject, school breaks are a good time to let them learn and enjoy it as much as possible.

List of Current Camps >


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