Lutz Campus

18333 Exciting Idlewild Blvd.
Lutz, FL 33548

Idlewild at The Springs

8209 N 19th St
Tampa, FL 33604

Iglesia Bautista Idlewild

Main Campus, Student Building, Hall 2

VBS 2024

Breaker Rock Beach

Kids will discover that God’s truth never changes, everyone needs Jesus, and learn to speak the truth in love. Adventure awaits each day as kids explore tide pools, spot orcas, fly kites, and watch the mighty waves crash up against the immovable Breaker Rock!


When is VBS?

June 3-7, 2024 (9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.)


Is there a cost for VBS?

  • VBS is a free event for the community.
  • T-Shirts can be purchased for $8/each and Music CDs for $3/each.
  • Donations are accepted to provide materials for all attendees.


Who is VBS for?

Children completing Kindergarten through completing 5th grade can attend VBS.

Children of volunteers: Birth through age 5 can participate when a parent volunteers on campus during VBS.


How Do I Register my Child for VBS?

All children as well as volunteers must register @

Click on the button that pertains to you (Volunteer / Participant).

    1. Submit a liability form for each attending child and volunteer. This is done once per year and is valid for ALL IBC activities that year. (
    2. Register your child to attend.
    3. Register yourself to volunteer (must be an active IBC member and have a current background check on file).



  • All buddy requests are limited to one buddy request per child. Both children must register on the same day no later than April 28, 2024.
  • All children must be registered by May 19, 2024, to receive a packet in the mail. After deadline, packets can be picked up at Will Call on the first day of VBS.
  • T-Shirt orders must be placed by May 5, 2024.
  • Family Night Meals must be purchased by June 4, 2024@ 5pm


Can my child be in the same group as their friend?

If you want your child in the same group as ONE of their friends, then both children must be in the same grade and register on the same day no later than April 28, 2024.


Items Not Permitted

Wheeled shoes, skateboards, and gum.

Cell phones must be put away, out of sight during VBS.

Idlewild is not responsible for any devices that your child brings with them to VBS.


Dress Code for Children

Children are encouraged to wear their VBS t-shirt and dress comfortably for the day’s activities.

June 3, 2024