Campground EventsListing Calendar
May 22-25: Memorial Day Weekend
Come celebrate the first big camping weekend of the season with us!! Frank Culler will be back teaching some magic tricks, making balloon sculptures and show us his magic.The Willy's will end the weekend on Sunday night for some great musical entertainment. Make your reservations early!!
June 5-7: Storytelling Weekend
Enjoy interactive entertainment with Ann Griffith. She will be telling interactive stories, "Tall Tales for Small Folks." It is sure to be a great time for the whole family!
June 12-14: Civil War Songs and Stories
Dressed in period clothing, Matthew takes listeners back in time using songs and stories that show what it was like to be a soldier of the North or South, civilian or loved-one-at-home, or an escaped slave in the days of the Civil War.
June 19-21: Father's Day Weekend
On Sunday, FREE pancakes for all Dads. Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve will be giving their "Animal Ambassador" program Saturday evening. Enjoy learning more about snakes, turtles, and other special guests!
July 1-5: July 4th Celebration
Enjoy nightly movies on our Outdoor Big Screen. There will be lots of fun games and crafts for everyone. Take a ghost walk around the campground. Join Matthew Dodd, dressed in period clothing, as he takes listeners back in time using songs and stories of the Civil War. Enjoy a magic show with Frank Culler, as well as balloon sculpting and a magic workshop. "We Believed They Would Never Come" will be performed by Places Through Time Living History. Your vacation will be enjoyed whether you attend the 152nd Gettysburg Battlefield Reenactment "Crossroads of Destiny" nearby, or you relax by the pool.
July 10-12: Gettysburg Bike Week
Join over 20,000 motorcyclists in a bike show, field events, tattoo contests, burn-out competition, daily poker runs, live music and fireworks! Now at four locations including: Granite Hill Camping Resort, All Star Complex, The American Civil War Wax Museum and Adams County Arts Council's Gettysburg Cook Off. For more information please call (877-595-9005) www.gettysburgbikeweek.com. Enjoy a drum circle and snake presentation by Nathan on the campground.
July 17-19: Treasure Hunt Weekend
Enjoy your weekend by spending time with family or friends. We will have Musical Entertainment by "Steppin' Out". Celebrate National Ice Cream day on Saturday with an ice cream social! Pieces of Eight Fun: Come look for gold around the campground. Turn in 8 pieces and get a surprise in the office!
July 24-26: Wild Animal Weekend
Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve will be bringing live animals to the Gettysburg KOA! "Animal Ambassadors" is a program discussing how different animals are able to adapt to their environment. What a fun way to get up close and personal with nature!
July 31-August 2 : Musical Fun Weekend
Enjoy musical entertainment by DJ Ziegler!
August 7-9: S'mores Weekend
Happy National S'mores Day! Enjoy musical entertainment by Take Two while enjoying s'mores around a campfire.
August 14-16: Bluegrass Festival Weekend
Fours Days of Music on Two Stages · Informative Workshops · All-Star Jam · Food, Merchandise, Arts & Crafts Vendors.
LOCATION: Granite Hill Campground. 3340 Fairfield Rd. Gettysburg, PA 17325
CALL: 1.800.642.TENT for information!
Also enjoy Ghost stories with Kendra on the campground Saturday evening.
August 21-23: South Mountain Fair
A small country fair featuring rides for the kids, barns filled with farm animals, many homemade needlework exhibits, photography, home canned fruits and vegetables, fresh produce and fruits, and beautiful flowers, all on display. In addition there is nightly entertainment in the auditorium, a fireworks display one evening, and the antique tractor and farm machinery parade another evening, and so much more. Something for everyone to enjoy! Held at the South Mountain Fairgrounds-only 10 miles from the campground. (717-677-9663) Also enjoy "We Believed They Would Never Come" will be performed by Myra from Places Through Time Living History Saturday evening.
August 28-30: Musical Fun Weekend
Enjoy musical entertainment by Men & Machine!
September 4-7: Labor Day Weekend
End the summer with a fun-filled weekend. Frank Culler will be back to teach us some of his magic tricks, make everyone a balloon sculpture, and perform a fun for all ages Magic Show. End the summer with the musical talent of "Steppin' Out." The pool will be closing for the season.
September 11-13: Gettysburg Wine & Music Festival
Indulge yourself in the grape harvest celebrations! We invite you back to savor the flavors of hundreds of PA fine wine, accompanied by great live music! Come discover the wines, people and history that make a visit to Gettysburg such an enjoyable experience! Enjoy fine wine, food and music at the Gateway Gettysburg Complex. (717-334-8151) www.gettysburgwineandmusicfestival.com On the campground, listen to bone chilling ghost stories told by Nancy. Fun for the whole family!
September 18-20: Value Kard Appreciation Weekend
This weekend will sell out, so book your reservation in advance! Stay Friday and get Saturday FREE if you have a Value Kard! It's just a small token of our appreciation to you, our amazing campers, for sharing your adventures with us! Enjoy bone chilling ghost stories told by Nancy. Fun for the whole family!
September 25-27: Folk Music Weekend
Enjoy a "Folk Musicale" with Tom Jolin on Saturday evening. He will entertain you and take you back in time through his music.
Oct 2-4: Apple Harvest Weekend #1
Harvest time is celebrated in this old time festival held at the South Mountain Fairgrounds. Don't miss the live entertainment, over 300 arts & crafts vendors,, farm displays, antique farm equipment, antique and classic cars, steam engines, antique cider press, orchard tours, pony rides, a petting zoo and so much more! Be sure to sample all the great food. This event takes place rain or shine-wear your comfy shoes for a day of fun. The festival is held the first and second weekend of October from 8 am to 6 pm each day. Parking is included in the cost of admission. (717-677-9413) www.appleharvest.com Also enjoy musical entertainment by "Take Two" on the campground Saturday evening.
Oct 9-11: Apple Harvest Weekend #2
Harvest time is celebrated in this old time festival held at the South Mountain Fairgrounds. Don't miss the live entertainment, over 300 arts & crafts vendors,, farm displays, antique farm equipment, antique and classic cars, steam engines, antique cider press, orchard tours, pony rides, a petting zoo and so much more! Be sure to sample all the great food. This event takes place rain or shine-wear your comfy shoes for a day of fun. The festival is held the first and second weekend of October from 8 am to 6 pm each day. Parking is included in the cost of admission. (717-677-9413) www.appleharvest.com Also enjoy musical entertainment by "The Willy's" on the campground Saturday evening.
October 16-18: Rest and Relax Weekend
Enjoy one of the last weekends of the camping season by visiting the campground and sightseeing in beautiful South Central Pennsylvania.
October 23-25: Halloween Weekend #1
Join us for our popular mix of crafts and games. Walk through our Haunted Trail-if you dare!! Site decorating contest and trick-or-treat parade. Friday night Ghost Stories with Nancy and Saturday night Magic Show with Frank Culler
October 30- November 1: Halloween Weekend #2
Join us for our popular mix of crafts and games. Walk through our Haunted Trail-if you dare!! Site decorating contest and trick-or-treat parade. Friday night Ghost Stories with Nancy and Saturday night Magic Show with Frank Culler.