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Planned 2013 Campground Summer Events
Make your reservation online early for our busy summer season. There are all kinds of activities going on during this time that you won't want to miss out on! Usual summertime (June-Aug) activities can include: yummy pancake breakfasts on weekends, games, movies, ice cream events, wagon rides, water wars, treasure hunts, fishing derbies, bon fires, craft projects, tie dying, and more...
April 13-14- Hershey's Springtime in the Park
Come and enjoy a relaxing weekend at the campground or go out and enjoy Hershey's Springtime in the Park!
May 10-12- Mothers Day Weekend
Take mom on a camping adventure, relaxing by the fire or making her a craft during craft time! Don't let mom cook, bring her to our Mothers Day breakfast!
May 18th- Celebrate Armed Forces Day
Harrisburg's City Island has a day long event with free activities for the whole family. Start the day with our Great American Pancake Breakfast!
May 24-26- Memorial Weekend > 3 night minimum
Great area wide events going on. At our camp, enjoy our ice cream social ($) and a family movie night. The polar bear plunge opens our pool for the season. Bring your picnic basket while at the fishing derby.
May 31-June 2- Street Rod Nationals
40th Annual Street Rod Nationals East at York Expo Center! Go out and enjoy over 4,000 street rods, customs, muscle cars & more. There will be plenty to do for the kids such as arts and crafts, model car contest, live entertainment and a whole lot more!
June 14-16- Dandy Dad's Weekend
Kid's camp free! A great way to honor your dad with a camp out weekend! Bring a white t-shirt to tie-dye for him, fishing rodeo and good old fashioned root beer floats are planned. Take him to play a round of horseshoes or just let him relax by the fire. Come and enjoy a wonderful breakfast prepared especially for your dad's.
June 30-July 7- America's Birthday Week! > 3 night minimum
Show your patriotism-decorate your site in red, white and blue to earn yourself a grand ole prize! Area wide firework displays, join in at Harrisburg's "American Music Fest" at City Island- with food, children's rides, games, music and more. You can also enjoy Hershey's Orchestra followed by their own firework show! Enjoy our many traditional summer camp activities such as wagon rides, craft time and ice cream socials.
July 19-21- Pirates Adventure Weekend
Yo-Ho-Ho Treasure scavenger hunt, kids color a pirate bandana or make a craft, pirate fest pancake breakfast, bring your water pistols for Saturday's water gun batter! Arrgh..a swashbuckling good time!
August 9-11- Arts and Crafts Weekend
Great neraby Mt Gretna Outdoor Art Show- crafters & artists both display their work! www.mtgretnaarts.com At the camp- kids try your hand at our own craft time.
August 30- Sept 2- Labor Day Weekend > 3 night minimum
Kick off the Labor Day weekend with your family kamping! Hershey Park is a great time for all! Enjoy our many kamp activities such as craft time, wagon rides, flashlight lollipop hunt and Bingo to help support kids with cancer.
September 6-15- York Fair
"America's Oldest Fair" There will be plenty to do for all ages such as music, games, food, carnival rides, agricultural exhibits and even livestock shows!
September- October- The Life of Leisure
Time to wind down & enjoy plain old fashioned camping- a game of hoops or volleyball by day, relax by the fire at night. Watch the leaves change in the Autumn sun. Visit many fall festivals or farmers markets in the area, travel the Amish area in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country or other cultural historical sites- then enjoy a peaceful night's rest. Ahh- those memories!
October 5, 2013- 25th Annual Bridge Bust
Shoppers Extravaganza! 300 vendors such as antiques, arts, crafts and food. Come and enjoy a day out on the Susquehanna River with the family.
October 9-12- AACA Classic Car Show > 3 night minimum
Hershey's annual AACA Classic Car Meet. Book your site early, sites go fast!
October 9-13- FMCA Rally > 3 night minimum
Family Motor Coach Association rally located at York Expo Center.
October 18-20 and 25-27- Halloween in Hershey
Come and enjoy the thrills of Hershey Park or relax at the campground with the famiily. Kids can enjoy craft time and wagon rides around the park. Don't forget your fishing poles to try your hand at catching a fish!