Attention all parents---Make sure your child (ages 3 thru 17) wears a wristband. 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. All season enjoy Fire Truck rides and movies on Friday nights as weather permits. Starting on May 13, breakfast will be available on Saturday and Sunday in the Breakfast Cafe from 8 AM until 10 AM. 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. Ice Cream socials ($) are each Saturday afternoon at 4:00 PM.
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 (weather permitting).
National "Care Camps Big Weekend" - All $ raised this weekend is for kids with cancer! With advance reservations you pay for Friday, May 12th and get Saturday, May 13th for $10.00 donation to KOA Care Camps for Kids with cancer. There will be ice cream social, pancake breakfast, Chinese Auction, Todd Merry the DJ will play on Saturday night and conduct a scavenger hunt. Also, Mother's Day will be celebrated! Bring Mom and treat her to all that we have this weekend "Just for Mothers" - At present, special plans are in the process for this special weekend. Lots of fun and for a great cause!
"NEW THIS YEAR'! Starting on Thursday we will host "The Tin Can Tourists with boats and Car Show". The Tin Can Tourists have retro RV's the owners have restored themselves into the blast from the past and some have antique boats and cars to go with them. All Retro RV's, boats and antique cars are welcome from the immediate area. Plans are in process for this special weekend. All clubs of antique RV's, Boats, and cars are welcome to participate. We hope to make this an annual affair. Proceeds will benefit the Buckeye Lake Historical Society, especially the work done on the Sternwheeler, and KOA Care Camps for kids with cancer. Great Times!!
Our 15th annual Kids Dog Show and Parade. Kids bring Fido or Fifi and show off their new tricks or cute costumes. Prizes will be awarded. This is all in fun, no serious competition. Enjoy ice cream social ($), fire truck rides and movie on Friday night. Breakfast will be served on Saturday, Sunday and Monday morning. Todd Merry the DJ will play on Saturday night with a scavenger hunt. There is a 3 night minimum for this weekend. Fun for all!
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.
Come dressed like the 50's - bobby socks, slicked back hair, t-shirts, etc. - 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 ($), food($), and popcorn ($).
Kids are free this weekend, Kids make something for Dad for Father's Day on the 17th. On Sunday Dad's get a free pancake breakfast as long as the kids eat too!
Kids will build their own car to race from top to bottom. Adults will be there to handle any machine sawing and sanding. The great race will be on our computerized track, so kids, don't miss this fun experience. Trophies will be awarded! This is for both boys and girls. Parents can build a car and race in the parent division. There will be a bike decorating contest (decorations furnished), ice cream social, site decorating contest (you bring your decorations). Kids don't forget to bring your bikes to decorate. Prizes will be awarded. Todd Merry the DJ will play on Sunday night with a scavenger hunt. There is a 3-night minimum. Ice cream social, Fire Truck rides. Lots going on, don't miss all the fun!!
Pack your grass skirt and join us for some island fun KOA style. Make flower leis, pineapple eating contest, Fire truck rides, and an Ice Cream Social ($).
Christmas in July is Back! Kids will be making Christmas decorations, Mr. and Mrs. Santa will be here! Site decoration contest - all kinds of Christmas Fun!!
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 soaking everyone else. The Buckeye Lake Fire Department will be on hand with their water hose in the activity field. WET FIRE TRUCK RIDES!! Fire truck rides and ice cream social ($). We all (adults and kids) have a wet and wonderful fun time!!!
Kids, slip n' slide in chocolate (make sure you wear your swimsuits), indulge in dipping cake, strawberries, marshmallows, pretzels, and graham crackers in the chocolate fountain ($), and chocolate chip pancakes for breakfast. Fire truck rides and a chocolate ice cream social ($). You will get your chocolate fix this weekend!!
Mopar Nationals Weekend Back by Popular Demand! Join the "Supercruise on Rt 79" on Saturday night. After the track closes at 6pm, the cruise starts at Tri County dealership in Heath, stopping at Coughlin Dealership, then Buckeye Lake State Park, and ending at Buckeye Lake KOA. Each place will have food ($) and entertainment and places to park your car. At the campground we will have "The Diamond Brothers" back (famous local 50's music band) and Food ($) at our activity field from 7:30 until 10:30. All makes and models are Welcome. More details and map to be forthcoming. We will have an activity on Saturday afternoon for the kids. 3 night minimum for this weekend.
Calling all parents and kids! Ice cream eating contest, relay contests, Tye Dye, doing fun stuff together. Ice Cream social ($) and Fire Truck rides, too.
Bring items for a Chinese auction for Sunday afternoon. Raising $ for kids with cancer. Homemade items are the best! All proceeds go to KOA Care Camps for kids with cancer. Come and participate for a good cause! Todd Merry the DJ will play on Sunday night with a scavenger hunt. Fire truck rides, Ice cream social ($), 50/50. Breakfast will be served on Saturday, Sunday and Monday a.m. ($).
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 ($) and Fire Truck rides, too. Breakfast will be offered on Saturday and Sunday as well ($).
Make sure you practice on your chili or soup recipe in order to win the Golden Ladle Award for 2017 - Calling all cooks, this is your time to shine!
Haunted Halloween !! Enjoy Haunted Hay wagon ride, site decorating contest, Trick or Treating, pumpkin painting ($) costume contest, caramel apples($), Also, on Sunday, Oct. 15th, enjoy our very own 16th annual Dick Leindecker Car Show held on the campground from 11am til 4pm, sponsored by the Buckeye Lake Firefighters Association. Last year we had 188 cars. Food will be available ($). Todd Merry the DJ will play on Saturday night.
Note....These are special event weekends, so Holiday cancellation policies apply.