Become the fairy tale character that you have dreamed of at Once Upon a Time Weekend ! Dress up in your storybook finery and join our princesses for a tea party or come and hone your skills for battle with our field games! Don't miss out on the Saturday Night Movie or DJ Dancing!
Have a high ol' time at the Country Carnival ! Bring the family to enjoy face-painting, balloon animals, games, prizes, and more for this boredom- busting weekend. We even have 3-legged races along with potato sack races! Pretty cool, huh?
Prepare yourselves for a once in a lifetime occasion at the Hayward KOA. We have a chocolate pudding eating contest, candy bar bingo and .... a 50 ft chocolate slip n' slide! We go all out for Chocolate Weekend by even bringing a delectable, mouthwatering selection of chocolate ice cream for your pleasure. So fathers, mothers, sisters, brothers - join us as we celebrate this candy favorite!
(Please take note: Musky Fest has been moved to June, 22th from it's original date of; June, 25th. Per the town of Hayward.)
Besides our 80,000- gallon pool, 300 ft waterslide, and tubing/canoeing/kayaking service down the Namekagon River, we throw in a great themed weekend with our friend, H20. All ages are invited to come make a craft in the pavilion or gather at the field for water balloon tosses, squirt gun games, etc. We do the DJ Dancing and Family Movie Night almost every Saturday so swim on in and stay awhile ! There is also the special Hayward event, Musky Festival, in downtown that includes a parade featuring the Musky Queen.
(Please take note: Musky Fest has been moved from Father's Day Weekend to June 22-24, 2017.)
A time with family, a time with friends, is this Fourth of July Weekend! Not only can you celebrate our nation's Independence Day but you can also celebrate your favorite pastime, sports. Bring your team jersey and get your game face on as we have an awesome time here at the campground!
Yee-haw! Saddle on up and head towards the Hayward KOA as we rope in the fun with our themed field games, craft, free Friday night s'mores, and more. Don't forget the Spooner Rodeo (July 06 -08) will also be going on just a short drive away!
Oh what fun it is to be at the Hayward KOA !!!
Mr & Mrs Claus are coming to town and they will be at the campground to check up on his Naughty or Nice List.
It is an enjoyable weekend with reindeer games, breakfast with Mr & Mrs Claus, meet & greet, and more! Bring in your decorations and feel free to join in the fun by participating in our site decorating contest where you can win a jolly prize!
Travel back in time as we kick off our new themed weekend, The Jurassic Age! Create a prehistoric craft or stomp over to the field for our themed movie and field games! Don't forget to check out our other amenities like the 300 ft waterslide, mini golf, new Jumbo Jumper Air Pillow.... the list goes on! Also swing by the 2017 Lumberjack World Championships going on in town as Lumber Jacks/ Jills compete to win!
Aaarrrgghh!!! Don your pirate regalia and set sail towards the Hayward KOA where there's boatloads of fun! Share in the entertainment as we have our scavenger hunt, pirate craft, and adventurous games! Come along mateys and join the crew!
You might have missed it once, but don't miss it again! Take 2 of our Chocolate Weekend highlights our love of chocolate with pudding-eating contest , chocolate slip ' n slide, and candy bar bingo. It's now or never (or at least until next year) ..... So get chocolatized!
Attention human life forms..... It's Galactic Invasion/Glow Weekend! Land your spacecraft at the Hayward KOA as we glow in the night for the Puppet Glow Show, Cosmic Golf, Carnival games etc.,etc., etc. Hop on this delightful voyage as we set our sights to the stars!
Aloha Campers! We want to pause our busy summer to thank you, our guests, for these awesome years of making memories together. We couldn't do this without you so please enjoy our Hawaiian Luau Weekend along with our complimentary lunch as we celebrate you ! Got talent? We will be having a Talent Show along with our craft, DJ, movie, and games!
Suit up and soar in for a good time ! Our craft and games will be sure to bring a smile to your face as all ages come to show off their superhuman abilities. Get your fill of the summer by going down the waterslide, taking a dip in the pool, or paddling down the Namekagon before the dog days end for the 2017 year.
Happy Halloween from the Hayward KOA! Why wait till October, when you can stay with us and have a fun packed weekend with our haunted house, spooky fun time, trick-or-treating, costume and site decorating contests! Make us the last hurrah of your summer as we extend our activities to three days of entertainment. We assure you this camping experience will be a boredom buster and a cherished memory for years to come!
2,500 + bicyclists start their journey right on the streets of downtown Hayward for the Chequamegon Fat Tire Race. It's a site to see for young and old alike. Here at the Hayward KOA ,we do our part by providing a complimentary spaghetti dinner for bicyclist (and guests) on Friday evening for a strong and fast start, and then we provide a cleaning station to spiff up after the race.
Schools are back in session and autumn is here to stay but don't fret as we are all smiles at the KOA! Come and have a relaxing time at the campground,and enjoy the display of nature's most beautiful colors around the area. Check out what Hayward's downtown Fall Festival has to offer. Afterwards, come back and cherish the warmth of your fire ring and listen to the whispering winds go through the trees.
Apples in pies, Apple in jars, Apples to buy, Apples in cars ! If you haven't guessed it, Bayfield will be showing their love for this all - time favorite fruit with their Apple Festival. Or drive on over to Stone Lake to view the cranberry fields and join in the merriment of their Cranberry Festival. You might need to don a jacket but it's sublime to breath in autumn and watch the leaves dancing in the breeze.
Now it's time to say goodbye to all of our camping friends; don't fret or be bereft, we'll see you just around the bend! We are already hard at work planning for your 2018 camping season with activities, new ideas, and preparations for next year's visit. Check our weekend listings here, along with our hot deals for some special times.
See you in 2018!
Tony, Rosie, Tim & Wendy