Buckeye Lake / Columbus East KOA

4460 Walnut Road, SE

Buckeye Lake, OH 43008

Reserve: 800-562-0792

Info: 740-928-0706

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April 2015 Photo

April 2015

Apr 1 - 30, 2015

Attention all parents---All children ages 3 thru 17 must obtain a wristband at registration and wear it. This is required to participate in any campground activities and access to any onsite activity.

April brings our off-season rates as we are making improvements on our campground. . Weekends enjoy Fire Truck rides and movies on Friday nights as weather permits. Starting on May 10 breakfast will be available on Saturday and Sunday in the Breakfast Cafe. Also, the jumping pillow will be free for all kids 3-17 all the time.  Kids also get 1 free pedal cart ride and one free game of golf per campground stay.

Every Friday evening (Weather Permitting) there will be a kids movie in the Large Pavilion on our big screen, Pop and Popcorn are available $.  Memorial day to Labor Day Hamburgers, Hot Dogs on Friday night.

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Easter:  April 3-5 Photo

Easter: April 3-5

Apr 3 - 5, 2015

Easter Weekend, A Traditional East Egg Hunt on Saturday afternoon. As weather permits, we will also have the fire truck rides, too. Come on out for a fun time!

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Wine and Cheese Party:  April 25 Photo

Wine and Cheese Party: April 25

Apr 24 - 26, 2015

Back by popular demand, all our seasonal adult family members, employees, and all the adults in the campground are invited for a wine tasting and cheese party on Saturday evening. Saturday afternoon will be activities for the kids, plus the fire truck rides and movie night on Friday night.

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The Big Weekend! May 8-10: KOA Care Camps Photo

The Big Weekend! May 8-10: KOA Care Camps

May 8 - 10, 2015

Yes, with advance reservations, you pay for Friday, May 8th regular rate and get Saturday, May 9th for a donation of $10.00 to KOA Care Camps for Kids with cancer. You get this deal with advance reservations for this weekend only. You also get 10% off with a Value Card. Ice cream social Friday night $ and movie. Pancake breakfast $ Saturday morning. All $ collected are for the kids with cancer. On Saturday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. there will be a Chinese Auction. So bring things that are new, homemade or slightly used. Enjoy an ice cream social ($) on Saturday.  Donations to KOA Care Camps are appreciated. These donations help kids with cancer go to summer camp. This is what this weekend is about - HELPING KIDS WITH CANCER! Call early for your reservation because the campground will fill up. What a Deal! On Sunday morning, Mothers get a free pancake breakfast for Mothers Day.

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Memorial Day Weekend:  May 22-25 Photo

Memorial Day Weekend: May 22-25

May 22 - 25, 2015

Our 13th annual Kids Dog Show and Parade. Kids bring Fido or Fifi and show off their new tricks or cute costumes. Prizes awarded. This is all in fun, no serious competition.  Enjoy ice cream social ($), fire truck rides and movie on Friday night. Breakfast will be served on Saturday, Sunday and Monday morning. Fun for all!

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Dinosaur Days May 29-31 Photo

Dinosaur Days May 29-31

May 29 - 31, 2015

Kids learn all about Dinosaurs. Come see what we have in store for you with all the visiting Dinosaurs!!! There will be a potluck dinner Saturday evening.  Each camper bring a dish to share and the campground will provide the meat and beverage.  Enjoy ice cream social $, Fire Truck rides, and movie on Friday night.

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Construction Weekend Photo

Construction Weekend

Jun 5 - 7, 2015

Kids, join us as we learn all about construction-shovel, It Fix It, Build It, Dump It!  Movie on Friday night, fire truck rides Friday and Saturday nights.

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50's Weekend and Car Show Photo

50's Weekend and Car Show

Jun 12 - 14, 2015

Come dressed like the 50's, bobby socks, slicked back hair, t-shirts and enjoy games, a real antique car show located at Buckeye Lake KOA, (beautiful cars and trucks) 50's music plays Saturday night at the car show from 5 p.m. till 9 p.m. Enjoy fire truck rides, root beer floats ($). Also, participate in the watermelon seed spitting contest, watermelon eating contest and other 50's games.

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Father's Day Weekend Photo

Father's Day Weekend

Jun 19 - 21, 2015

Kids are free this weekend, Kids make something for Dad for Father's Day on the 20th. On Sunday Dad's get a free pancake breakfast as long as the kids eat too!

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Pirate Weekend:  June 26-28 Photo

Pirate Weekend: June 26-28

Jun 26 - 28, 2015

Ahoy mates!! Join us for a treasure hunt and games dealing with pirates. Try not to "walk the plank" Fire truck rides and a movie on Friday night. Meet our on site pirate!!

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Celebrate the 4th on July 2-5 Photo

Celebrate the 4th on July 2-5

Jul 2 - 5, 2015

The Buckeye Lake Annual fireworks display will be Friday evening July 3rd. Kids will build their own car to race from top to bottom. Adults will be there to handle any machine sawing and sanding. The great race will be on our computerized track, so kids, don't miss this fun experience. Trophies will be awarded! This is for both boys and girls. Parents can build a car and race in the parent division. There will be a bike decorating contest, (decorations furnished) ice cream social, site decorating contest (you bring your decorations).  Kids don't forget to bring your bikes to decorate. Prizes will be awarded. Ice cream social, Fire Truck rides. Lots going on, don't miss all the fun!!

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Hawaiian Weekend:  July 10-12 Photo

Hawaiian Weekend: July 10-12

Jul 10 - 12, 2015

Pack your grass skirt and join us for some island fun KOA style. Make flower leis, pineapple eating contest. Fire truck rides, and an Ice Cream Social ($).

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Western Weekend  July 17-19 Photo

Western Weekend July 17-19

Jul 17 - 19, 2015

Pack your western attire and come enjoy activities dealing with the cowboys and cowgirls of the ole' west. There will be games and prizes and crafts, fire truck rides an ice cream social ($).

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Super Soaker Weekend July 24-26 Back by popular demand! Photo

Super Soaker Weekend July 24-26 Back by popular demand!

Jul 24 - 26, 2015

Be prepared to get wet! ALL DAY ON SATURDAY!! Bring your big soaker water guns or buy them in the store. Look for the yellow shirts! Enjoy the fire truck ride while getting wet and wetting everyone else. The Buckeye Lake Fire Department will be on hand to give you some fire prevention tips and their water hose in the activity field.  Fire truck rides and ice cream social ($). We all (adults and kids) have a wet and wonderful fun time!!!

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Chocolate Lovers Weekend: July 31-Aug 2 Photo

Chocolate Lovers Weekend: July 31-Aug 2

Jul 31 - Aug 2, 2015

Kids, slip n' slide in chocolate (make sure you wear your swimsuits), sample cake, strawberries, marshmallows, pretzels, and graham crackers in the chocolate fountain ($), and chocolate chip pancakes for breakfast. Fire truck rides and a chocolate ice cream social ($).

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Mopar Weekend: August 7 - 9 Photo

Mopar Weekend: August 7 - 9

Aug 7 - 9, 2015

MOPAR Weekend will be a little different this year, after the track closes on Saturday everyone is invited to join the "Supercruise on Rt 79".  The Supercruise starts at the Tri-County Dodge/Jeep Dealership in Heath then continues to the Coughlin Dealerships in Hebron and to the Buckeye Lake State Park ending at the Buckeye Lake KOA.  Each stop will have food $, free entertainment and a place to park your cars.  Here at the campground we will have "The Diamond Brothers" band (famous local 50's music band) and food $ in our activities field from 7:30 till10:30.  All makes and models are welcome.  For more details and map contact the Campground office.  There will be an activity Saturday afternoon for the kids.  There is a 3 night minimun for this weekend.

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Field Game Weekend

Aug 14 - 16, 2015

Be prepared for the unexpected, all kinds of crazy games this weekend!  Ice Cream social $ and Fire Truck rides, too.

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Parents and Kids Weekend

Aug 21 - 23, 2015

Calling all parents and kids, ice cream eating contest, relay contests, Tye Dye, doing fun stuff together.  Ice Cream social $ and Fire Truck rides, too.

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"KOA Kids Day" Labor Day Weekend:  September 4-7 Photo

"KOA Kids Day" Labor Day Weekend: September 4-7

Sep 4 - 7, 2015

Bring items for a Chinese auction for Sunday afternoon. Homemade items are the best! All proceeds go to KOA Care Camps for kids with cancer. Come and participate for a good cause!  Activities for the kids Saturday afternoon, Fire truck rides. Ice cream social ($). 50/50. Breakfast will be served on Saturday, Sunday and Monday a.m. ($).

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NEW THIS YEAR!!  Specialty RV/KOA Customer Apreciation Rally Photo

NEW THIS YEAR!! Specialty RV/KOA Customer Apreciation Rally

Sep 11 - 13, 2015

Anyone that has purchased an RV from Specialty RV Sales in Lancaster, Ohio is invited to participate, one price for camping, all meals, seminars, ice cream social, door prizes, and entertainment for the whole weekend. Just bring yourself, family, RV and your clothes.  Specialty RV and KOA staff will take care of the rest!!  Look for more information on internet as plans develop.

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Value Card Rewards Weekend September 18-20 Photo

Value Card Rewards Weekend September 18-20

Sep 18 - 20, 2015

For those campers who have a Value Card, you can pay for Friday night and get Saturday night free!!! You have to possess a KOA Value Card to participate in the free night offer. Ice Cream social $ and Fire Truck rides, too.

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Fall In Ohio Photo

Fall In Ohio

Oct 2 - 4, 2015

Kids Enjoy Pumpkin Painting, Ice Cream social $ and Fire Truck rides, too.

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Haunted Halloween - 1st Monster Ball Weekend:  October 9-11 Photo

Haunted Halloween - 1st Monster Ball Weekend: October 9-11

Oct 9 - 11, 2015

1st. Monster Ball Weekend, Because we have had so much participation in past years, we make 2 weekends in October our monster ball weekend, so no one will miss out. The same thing will happen this weekend and the weekend of October 16-18 Site decorating contest, trick-or-treating, pumpkin painting, Caramel Apples ($).  Fire truck rides and Ice Cream social too!

Note....These are special event weekends, so Holiday cancellation policies apply.

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2nd Haunted Halloween -  October 16-18 Photo

2nd Haunted Halloween - October 16-18

Oct 16 - 18, 2015

Our 2nd Monster Ball weekend is just like the week before. On Sunday, October 18, stay late and enjoy our very own 14th Annual Dick Leindecker Car Show, held in the activities field  sponsored by the Buckeye Lake Firefighters Association. Last year we had 100+ cars with great participation. Food will be available ($).  Fire Truck and Ice Cream Social too!

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Last weekend to camp

Oct 30 - Nov 1, 2015

By, By to the 2015 camping season!

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