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Our activities schedule begins with the First Weekend in May, and ends with the first weekend in October. See our Events Schedules for a list of our themed weekends with planned activities. Our planned activities include free crafts, ceramics program ($) Memorial Day - Labor Day, and wagon rides, kiddie train rides (on selected weekends only, and much, much more!
Events & Activities Schedule
Camping is all about family and having fun! Join us for our themed weekend Events! The events are the themed weekends and provides an over view of what's happening. The Ducky News is our Weekend activity schedule that lists when the activities are happening, what is happening, and where it's happening. Every camper is provided a written copy at check in! Make sure you get yours so you don't miss any of the fun!
Ceramics Program ($) Every Saturday Afternoon from Memorial Day through mid-September!
Ginny will be here to teach ceramics classes most weekends($) from Memorial Day Through Labor Day Weekend! Ginny does charge a modest fee per piece and for materials. Prices vary by piece. There are pieces you can finish in one day!
Check our advance activities schedule at The Ducky News! It will list if there will or will not be ceramics on that given weekend. The Ducky news is published the Monday prior to the weekend on the website and lists the tentative times and places of our weekend activities.
Our swimming pool is 20 X 40. Come cool off in our refreshing clean pool!
Catch and Release Fishing - no fee, and no license required!
Be a catfish hunter! Snag a large mouth bass - they all await you in our one acre lake, our 2-acre lake, and our other 4-5 small ponds. We have large and small mouth bass, catfish, bluegills, crappies, sunfish, carp, algea eaters, and more! Catch and release, please! No license is required. We pay the fee so you can fish at no charge!
New Bear Playground
Come enjoy our new Bear Playround! You'll love all the slides, climbing walls, and walking bridge!
Campground EventsListing Calendar
August 9 Annual Sweet Corn Weekend!
Annual Sweet Corn Weekend! We cook 1200 ears of (locally grown) sweet corn just for you! And the sweetest part is... it's free! All you have to do is come camp, join us for the husking party, and eat! You can take left over corn home with you($), if there is any!
August 16 Hillbilly & Gold Rush Weekend!
Hillbilly Weekend! We're panning for gold! Keep your gold as a souvenir or trade it in for candy (all ages!)! Were having a Hillbilly Horseshoes Tournament, a watermelon seed spittin' contest (all ages), & more! The Crawford County Fair starts.
August 23 Jungle Terrys Show & Back to School Blast!
Jungle Terrys Show & Back to School Blast! Save 20% on all campsites and cabins! Ask for Discount Code JT! Come get up close and personal with reptiles of all kinds, colors, and sizes! Well be having back to school sales on kids clothes & other stuff! All aboard! The Brookdale Express will be running for all children under 48 tall!
* Aug 30 & 31- Labor Day Weekend!
Labor Day Weekend! Brookdale 500 Jr. A Mini Auto Race for Kids two age groups of ages 3-11 & 12 - 15!)! Kids, bring your stock Matchbox type car (max. weight 2 oz. to race in the Brookdale 500). We'll have family & adult BINGO, and Teens 3 point tourney! Saturday, back by popular demand Hypnotist Devin Knight will be here to entertain you when he hypnotizes your friends and families! Sunday night is the Annual Lip Synch Contest! Compete for a trophy! You supply the CD and costume! Dont miss all the fun! (*3 night min. at the holiday rate).
Meadville KOA Wins 2013-2014 President's Award
Meadville KOA has been awarded the 2013-2014 KOA Presidents Award by Kampgrounds of America, the worlds largest system of family-friendly campgrounds. The award was presented at KOAs 51st Annual International Convention in Austin, TX. The KOA Presidents Award is presented annually to campgrounds that receive high scores in customer service from their campers, and also receive top scores in KOAs Annual Quality Review. KOA surveys hundreds of thousands of campers each year regarding their KOA camping experience. The Meadville KOA has won this award since 2011, their first year in the KOA franchise system.
What's New at Meadville KOA Campground for 2014!
http://meadvillekoa.com/discounts/http://koa.com/campgrounds/meadville/hot-deals/Check out what's new for 2014 at Meadville KOA!
- According to Verizon, we now have full, Verizon Cell Services here! Verizon tells us that they have added 4 new towers between us and Titusville. That's great news for those of you have camped with us, and were unhappy with not having service here.
- We've upgraded our WiFi System! In our continuing efforts to listen to you, our campers, and meet your expectations, we've upgraded our complimentary Wi-Fi system!
- Coming in 2014 -- Cable TV!
- We're got some great Hot Deals and Special Discounts that we hope you'll use to save you money and to camp with us more often!
Meet Your Hosts
"We Welcome You to Meadville KOA, Northwestern PA's Family Fun Camping Zone!"
Tim & Robyn Chilson purchased Brookdale Family Campground in October of 1999. Tim was an Accountant & Office Manager for a public gas utility and Robyn was an Engineering Technician for a chemical company in the electronics industry. They are members of ARVC, NCA, and PCOA. Tim Regional vice president on the PCOA Board of Directors. Both have attended the Graduate Program of ARVC's School of Campground Management. Tim & Robyn Chilson have both earned their initial CPO Certification. In 2011, Brookdale Family Campground was invited to join Kampgrounds of America.
We would like to extend our warmest welcome to you and your family! As campers for over 30 years ourselves, our family has enjoyed many fun-filled weekends and camping vacations. We hope to bring that same camping fun to you. We hope that your stay with us in Northwestern PA will be a fun-filled, family camping experience with memories that last a lifetime!
Our entire staff works very hard to make your stay enjoyable and fun for your whole family. It is our goal to provide safe and fun family entertainment, top notch children's activities, at a well-groomed facility with clean restrooms at a price that continues to make camping the most affordable form of vacation for your family!
Thank you for camping with us, and until we meet again, we wish you many safe and fun-filled family camping experiences, no matter where your travels take you!
Sincerely, Tim & Robyn Chilson, Owners