Open up the windows and blow out the trailers for our first weekend of the season. This is where we start handing out rubber duckies to start your collection. See our website for full Collect A Ducky contest rules. Wagon rides, arts and crafts, scavenger hunts, movie night and ice cream social are sure to make this weekend a great first camping experience of the year. During craft time, for the teens and young adults, we will have a dream boarding party where they get to draw or cut out pictures and make collages of the things they dream about. Bristol board provided. World changers come from those who are inspired to dream big!!! Leave Your Rig starting ask for details.
For every weekend you come camping at the Brighton KOA you will receive a unique themed ducky that corresponds to the theme of that weekend. The more you collect the more free camping you could win. In order to win you must be present with your ducky collection on the final weekend of the season, October 14/15.Download the details
What a great way to celebrate that special Mother in your life by bringing her camping on Mexican Themed weekend. Since it falls so close to Cinco De Mayo, and so that Mom can take a break from cooking, we will be serving tacos and other Mexican fare for dinner on Saturday night for a small charge. And pancake breakfast is being served on Sunday morning to add more free time and relaxation to that special woman in your life. Free Pancakes for Mom!!! Keeping the kids entertained with a Piñata, wagon rides, craft time, dream boards, scavenger hunts/games and movie night will allow mom lots of time to relax. As a special gift, we have a facial party planned for all the ladies. Come and learn how to give yourselves a pro-like facial. All facial products used to have the facial during the party will be provided free of charge. This is a Leave Your Rig weekend ask for details.
This weekend is all about Care Camps which raises money to send kids who have cancer to camp. Pay for Friday night and with your minimum donation to Care Camps of $10 Saturday night is free. Yes that said Minimum donation we are happy for even more! Families will compete in our digital scavenger hunt so bring your smart phones/cameras. We have wagon rides, movie night, craft time, dream boards, picture find/scavenger hunt games and other fun activities. Ice Cream social on Saturday night and pancake breakfast will be served on Sunday morning with proceeds of both being donated to Care Camps. And dont forget to pick up your themed Ducky for our Collect A Ducky contest. This is a Leave Your Rig weekend ask for details.
This is the first long weekend of the camping season. We have all the amazing things you would expect at our KOA craft time, dream boards, wagon rides, ice cream social, scavenger hunts, movie and games but we will also get all the GIANT games together and play large. Weve got Giant Snakes and Ladders, Giant Jenga, Giant Connect 4, Giant Chess and Giant Checkers to entertain the whole family. A giant game of Pictionary will also be organized with two teams playing to score the most points using their great drawing skills. These are the same games your family has grown to love but now way more fun because they are GIANT. Gather your family under the stars to celebrate this spring time long weekend watching our amazing Firework display. Either taking a dip in the pool or trying to reach the sky bouncing on the Big Bouncer, your kids are sure to have the weekend of their lives. This is a Leave Your Rig weekend ask for details.
My youngest son is a dog LOVER so I couldnt let the summer go by without a special weekend dedicated just to them. Bring your dogs and let them be center of attention this weekend just like every other one right? We will have hot dogs for the humans for sale and pet treats for the dogs. Show your best friend off at our pet parade as we walk them around the park and if they have a costume even better to show it off! And let your dog compete in our doggy Olympics. This weekend is going to be a bark for the whole family. This is a Leave Your Rig weekend ask for details.
We are excited to get summer in to full swing so we planned a beach party weekend. We will have a sand castle making contest, beach volleyball and yummy summer Pina Coladas or Daquiris will be served (suitable for all ages). Well have games around the pool like diving for rings and beach ball races and of course all the regular activities, wagon rides, crafts and dream boards, scavenger hunts/games, ice cream social, and movie night. If youre just itching for summer to arrive, then make sure youre at this weekend to start summer early!!!! This is a Leave Your Rig weekend ask for details.
Who doesnt love to dress up as a princess or a pirate? Come join us for our princess and pirates weekend and enjoy all the fun and magic of playing pretend. We will have a treasure hunt where our pirates will have to follow the map to where X marks the spot and find the hidden treasure. And organized activities for all the kids to play like Pin the Kiss on the Frog, and Pass the Wand. And dont forget to take a ride on the pirate ship wagon ride and sail for new lands. Movie night, craft and dream boards, and playing in our pirate ship playground will round out the perfect weekend with happy memories for you to take home. This is a Leave Your Rig weekend ask for details.
What more perfect way to celebrate our Fathers than to make the whole weekend about barbecue and green beer? There will be a barbecue of hamburgers and hot dogs and green beer or juice depending on your age!!! Fathers eat free. The kids will enjoy searching for the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow as well as a St. Patricks themed craft. Wagon rides, and all the usual games and activities will keep the family entertained all weekend long. This is a Leave Your Rig weekend ask for details
As Ive been planning this weekend, I keep hearing Alice Coopers Schools Out for Summer song in my head. Man was this the best day every year when I was a kid. So, weve decided to do a flashback to the 70s themed weekend. Hippies, Tye Dye, Good old classic rock. We will make tye dyed t-shirts and there will be a prize for the top 70s costume of the weekend. All the usual fun stuff to do, like craft time and scavenger hunts will round out this weekend as the best Schools Out party ever. And pancake breakfast on the Sunday simply because Schools OUT for Summer!!!!. Last weekend for Leave Your Rig.
Two Countries having big celebrations only days apart so we decided to make this weekend a big party. Were going to have a Digital Scavenger Hunt to help you all commemorate a great weekend. Fireworks will help us celebrate with a Bang. Sign up early for our chess and checkers tournaments. And a horseshoe tournament for the grown ups. And we will have all the usual fun stuff of course. Nice cool and sweet ice cream at our ice cream social, movie night, wagon rides, crafts etc. To add to the fun we will create our own rockets and launch them off and see whose can go the highest.
This is the second annual Olympics weekend. Last year we had some amazing fun potato sack races, water balloon tosses, etc. and we were told it was extreme fun for those who participated. This year we are going to add a few extra events for our Olympians to compete in. Including an inflatable obstacle course that kids of all ages adults are welcome to try their hand and see if they can make good time too. Add this to all the other fun activities and the Big Bouncer which is always a favourite and I believe this weekend really will be one you and your kids talk and laugh about all the way home. Mom, did you see me splash that water balloon all over her? I cant believe dad fell off the obstacle course!!!
Prince Edward County has a Bubble Festival this weekend and we wanted to offer our support to the region. So, this weekends theme is all about bubbles. We will have a bubble blowing contest to see who can blow the biggest bubble so everyone can practice for the official Bubble Festival contest. We will be serving nice cold bubble tea to help keep us all cool. Ice tea with boba bubbles in it. Turning the wagon ride into a bubble ride will be fun for the whole family. Sunday morning you can enjoy pancakes with blueberry bubbles in them. For more information and to order tickets please keep an eye on their facebook site for updates. https://www.facebook.com/BubbleFestival
Im always a little sad once Christmas is over. It means another whole year of anticipation before it comes again. But now I get to plan a fun Christmas in July and I only have to wait 6 months!!!! Lets make this a Christmas to remember with the only thing missing being the white part. Decorate your site cabin, trailer or tent site. We will have a later wagon ride this weekend to view all the lights so please decorate - we wanna see the lights people!!!! We will have Find the Elf on the Shelf throughout the weekend as a unique kind of scavenger hunt. A secret santa present exchange grouped by age will have all the kids happy. Christmas themed crafts will make everyone happy because we will be decorating Christmas Cookies. And dont forget your ugly Christmas sweater we will have a prize for both the best decorated site and the most ugliest sweater.
We will have a costume contest dress up as your favourite super hero or super villain. Play our defeat your villain game - everyone gets to pick a super hero card and then they have to adventure around the campground until they find the villain card that matches their super hero. When you find it, bring it back to the store for a prize! And a digital Bingo game everyone gets a bingo card with the pictures of superheros on it. The people to get a line complete by bringing in pictures of yourself with those super heroes win a prize. We will have other planned activities throughout the weekend all focused on super heros/villians. Dress up to ride on the wagon at night. A movie themed on super heroes and all the usual fun things to do around the campground and of course, in true Long Weekend fashion, a fireworks display will make this weekend a BAM, POW, BLAST.
This is going to be a great weekend to cool down in the midst of the summer heat. We are going to have a slip n slide time on the Big Bouncer. Kids can put on their swim suits and we will spray the Big Bouncer down and let them slide along it supervised of course. And one at a time! The wagon will be loaded with water fun a huge water gun fight with water guns on the wagon and water guns on the ground kids and parents can go toe to toe or you can turn your gun on a complete stranger and soak them. Bring your own guns or water bottles. Biggest splash contest will be loads of fun soaking more than just those jumping into the water. From my own experience with my kids, who have water guns in the bath and use them daily, they never get bored. They love to jump in the pool every time we go swimming. And who doesnt love to slip and slide? Trust me, if you have kids, this weekend is a must.
Okay, who doesnt LOVE chocolate? I know I do. And this weekend is going to be packed with chocolate. We will have a chocolate scavenger hunt early in the morning so they dont melt in the sun! We will have a chocolate slip and slide. A chocolate buffet of treats including a chocolate fountain!!!! Enjoy hot chocolate during movie night. And Sunday morning wraps up our amazing decadent weekend with chocolate chip pancake breakfast. If you have a sweet tooth, do not miss out on this weekend. We will have all the usual favourites too. Wagon rides, games, crafts, dream boards. Dont forget about collecting your themed duckies!
I know that I often spend too much time being an adult and not enough loving that inner child! So, this weekend is all dedicated to just being a kid. Well have a balloon artist who will make balloon art animals or swords etc. I want an elephant. We are planning face painting cause who doesnt love to run around all day dressed up like a lion or a butterfly? And a huge inflatable slide suitable for ALL ages. If I dont see a bunch of adults racing up those stairs to go down the slide then I dont mind being the only one!!! And lots of games and crafts and other fun things to do all weekend long. And to top it off, Birthday Party Pancakes for breakfast on Sunday morning. If it happens to be within a week of your actual birthday then free all you can eat pancakes for you!!! I mean dont those look incredible???
This weekend last year was a huge hit. The corn was perfect. Sweet and ripe and add a little butter and salt Or a lot. and wow it was spectacular. Come enjoy some amazing corn on the cob on us. Lather it with butter and salt and eat it right on the spot, dripping all down your face, or take a plate of it back to your campsite to enjoy with your steaks and baked potatoes. We will have a corn themed scavenger hunt and enjoy some yummy popcorn during movie night. All the usual fun things like crafts and wagon and ice cream social too. ;(Thats my little man eating corn on the right)
I call this HI Lo weekend because it is a high and a low for me. High because its a long weekend, and low, because it means school is just about to start again and the camping season is getting close to wrapping up. So, we will be focusing on things going high and going low. We have rockets for the kids. They get to decorate and improve their own rocket and we will have a rocket launching time to see whose rocket can get the highest. We will have a limbo contest to see who can go the lowest. A fireworks display will go up high in the sky. And everyone will go down low on the trail and play giant soccer on our soccer field at the bottom of the hill. Lots of exciting activities to give the whole family a fun filled weekend just before going back to school. Leave Your Rig starts up again this weekend.
School is back in and we figured what a great weekend for parents to get away get the inlaws to watch the kids for the weekend and come have a date weekend. Youve worked hard all summer long to keep the kids happy and entertained and now its time for you two to have some time away. Or maybe you dont have kids or your kids are all grown up and you just want a fun weekend away. With so many wineries in the area, many people come and stay here and then go take a tour of all the wineries. Well, we wanted to add to the fun by having our very own wine tasting right at the campground. Feel free to visit some of the other wineries during the day and then enjoy some local wine at a tasting back at the KOA at night. We will still have some kids activities planned just in case you cant get a sitter but still want to come enjoy the wine tasting. This is a Leave Your Rig weekend.
This is one of my favourite weekends. Its where we get to reward all of the Value Kard holders with a free night of camping. If you are a valid Value Kard holder and you come camping on Friday night, then Saturday night is on us. This weekend is always packed as we have a lot of valued customers who deserve a free night of camping. All the fun activities such as wagon rides, crafts, dream boards, movie night, ice cream social, the Big Bouncer, the pool (weather permitting) and the playgrounds will keep the family busy and we will extend the special treatment by selling a yummy pancake breakfast on Sunday morning. Even if youve never had a value kard before, we encourage you to buy a kard and join in the fun and free camping of this weekend. This is a Leave Your Rig weekend.
This is a very popular weekend in this region. Brighton hosts the Annual Apple Fest http://brightonapplefest.ca/ due to the abundance of orchards that are ready for harvest. They have all their wares on display and for sale. If you like apples, you do not want to miss out on this amazing weekend. To add to the fun, we will have apple bobbing set up for anyone who wants to test their skills. Last year the kids had a blast. Bring your kids camping for the weekend, head to the Apple Fest and then spend the rest of your time relaxing around the campground while they burn off the energy of their caramel apples on the Big Bouncer or playing tag on the playgrounds. This is a Leave Your Rig weekend.
Take advantage of one of the last weekends of the camping season in Canada and help Welcome in October. And what better way to celebrate this amazing fall month and the very near end of camping with an Oktoberfest party. Sausages, Sauerkraut, and beer are the yummy fare on the menu for Saturday night. Bring your smart phones because we will have our digital scavenger hunt for the whole family to play. Wagon rides, movie nights, crafts and dream boarding will give the kids lots of fun to create a memorable weekend. If you have a lederhosen, wed love to see it!!! This is a Leave Your Rig weekend.
This is an amazing weekend to remember all the things we have to be thankful for. And honestly, what better thing to be thankful for than spending time with family and eating Turkey!!! We have lots of fun events planned for this Thanksgiving Long Weekend. Pumpkin bowling. Pumpkin Ring Tossing. Crafts. Dream Boards. Scavenger Hunt/Games. Wagon Rides. Movie Nights. And the ultimate catered turkey dinner with all the fixings. We have hired the same caterer who made the most amazing turkey dinner as last year. Complete with amazing roast potatoes and yummy stuffing. And dont forget those desserts. Spectacular. Make this a new family tradition and celebrate your family Thanksgiving Long Weekend at the Brighton KOA. This is a Leave Your Rig Weekend.
This is our final weekend for the season. We are excited to celebrate an early Halloween. We will have pumpkin carving, decorating your site, and trick or treating in full costume. We really want this to be a fun filled weekend packed with happy kids and excitement about Halloween. Bring your decorations, but please keep them age appropriate. We have a lot of younger kids at our campground so nothing too scary please. Bring your costumes and please remember to also bring candy to hand out to all the trick or treaters. This is the final weekend of camping and of Leave Your Rig. But, we do offer winter storage please ask for details and to reserve your spot early. Me and my minion family in the shots below!!!
At Presui'ile Park- View the elusive Whimbrels and many colourful Warblers as they migrate to their northern nesting grounds. Enjoy guided nature walks, bird-banding, and evening programs. Join The Friends for BBQ lunch fund-raiser at the Lighthouse, on Saturday and Sunday, from 11:00 am. The Lighthouse Interpretive Centre and The Friends Gift Shop will be open
Colborne-Cramahe Apple Blossom Tyme Festival is a fun and friendly community festival in the village of Colborne that happens on the last weekend in May each year. The festival welcomes everyone to experience the village and surrounding area in springtime, when there are wonderful apple orchards with beautiful and fragrant blossoms to enjoy. In the village, there is a collection of local vendors and food to sample along with Motorcycles, vintage cars and tractors on display, a soap box derby race, a midway, baking contests, a competitive and fun spelling bee, and lots of other contests and activities.
Relive Presquiles storied past and take part in events. See War of 1812-14 re-enactments. Participate in old-fashioned field games, childrens boat-building bee and regatta, ghost walks, a history play, and more.
Come celebrate the 42nd year of the World Famous Brighton Applefest. Events include BBQs, street entertainment, childrens activities, dances, hay rides, car show, art and crafts, and a midway.