Campground EventsListing Calendar
2015 Calendar of Events
Here at the Nittany Mountain KOA, we are pleased to offer a wide variety of fun activities for all ages. We have a long list of theme weekends to make your camping trip even more fun. In addition to these special events, we have a regular schedule of Hay Rides, Fire Truck Rides, Ice Cream Socials, Bingo, Ceramics, Wii Games, Indoor & Outdoor movies, Animal Feedings in the Petting Zoo, and so much more!
July 2-5: Fourth of July Weekend:
Celebrate a long Independence Day Weekend with us. Join in on the celebration bike & golf cart parade, horseshoe tournament, family kickball game, hayride & fire truck rides, adults only swimming, Bingo, ceramics, Drive in Movie, DJ Karaoke Party and so much more. Fireworks in the local area.
July 10-12: Wild West Weekend:
Yee Haw! We are going to have some country fun this weekend. We will be bringing back our Cowboy Jail fundraiser for KOA Care Camps. Have your friends & family arrested and thrown in the pokey. They have to stay until someone post bail (aka donation to Care Camps) Kids can have fun at our wild west Shooting Gallery and everyone can enjoy a great Free Mountain Pie Dinner Party Buffet. We will have a wide variety of fillings but would like you to bring your specialty to share.
July 17-19: Sawmill Festival #1:
This weekend will challenge your skills and test your strength. There is a very full schedule of events, including Nail Driving Contests, Log Rolling, Cross Cut Saw, Watermelon Seed Spitting, Tug of War, Blindfold Boat Race, Greased Pole Climb, and even more..! There is an event for all ages and skill levels. Finish the weekend with the Awards Ceremony.
**The Strawberry Alley Band will be performing this weekend! Be sure to check them out at www.reverbnation.com/strawberryalley
July 24-26: Sawmill Festival #2:
We just can't get enough of this great weekend. Join in for the first time or come back from last weekend and try your luck again at our Sawmill Events!
July 31-August 2: Super Soaker Water Weekend
Start your weekend with Bubble Fun at our Giant Foam Party. Then get your biggest squirt gun or Super Soaker ready for the Water Wars & the always wild "Wet" Fire Truck Ride. Bring your appetite to the Free Corn & Hot Dog Roast on Saturday night. We will be cooking up a big batch of fresh local corn and roasting hot dogs for all to enjoy or you can bring your own BBQ items to cook over the grills.
August 7-9: Family Olympics Weekend:
Get your family teams together and join in on the fun filled games of skill, luck, and creativity. Plan ahead for the highlight of the day ... the annual "Float Your Boat" competition. Build your best creation of cardboard, plastic wrap & duct tape only. Then get on board, to paddle across our pond. Several categories to compete - 1 sailor, 2 sailors or the "Cruise Ship" ( as many as you can) be sure to give your boat a great name!
Seasonal Campers are invited to attend the Seasonal Camper Meeting. Get all the information and start planning for the 2016 camping season.
August 14-16: Luau Beach Party Weekend:
Aloha Campers! Its going to be a sunny & sandy weekend full of fun. Kids can dig for treasures at the beach, play volleyball, make a sand art creation or a fun Tie Dye Shirt to wear. Dress up in your best beach outfit and join us for our yummy Pig Roast Dinner on Saturday night. ($)
August 21-23: Super Summer Carnival Weekend:
Come enjoy a great time at our own country carnival. You can try to win a prize at the Pig Races, Dart Throw, Ball Toss Games, Toilet Toss and more. Take a shot at the Dunk Tank, make a colorful creation at the Sand Art Booth, enjoy a cold Sno-Cone and more! Giant Bounce Course will keep the kids going all day.
Don't forget - The Little League World Series will be starting this weekend!
August 28-30: Little League World Series Weekend:
It will be a home run weekend that is all about baseball. The Little League World Series Championship Games will be held over this weekend, but if you decide not to go to the games, we will keep you running the bases back at the park. Be sure to stop by the office and get a game schedule along with directions to the Little league World Series field!
September 4-7: Labor Day Weekend:
It may be the end of summer, but the fun will just not stop now. We will keep the party going with Candy Bar Bingo, Fire Truck Rides, Mini Golf Tournament, Site Sales, Tie Dye Party, Ceramics, Horseshoe Tournament, DJ Dance Party, Giant Inflatable Obstacle Course, Drive in Movie and so much more! Last weekend for the Swimming Pools.
September 11-13: Annual Chili Cook-Off Weekend:
Cook up a batch of your best Chili Recipe and bring it to our annual Chili Competition. Make a large batch for your fellow campers to try. They will be the judges! ($) Prizes awarded for the winners. We will be cooking up our own batch of chili & for all to enjoy. Bring your bowls & spoons!
September 18-20: Fall Harvest Weekend:
Fall is getting into full swing now and the apples are in full season. Celebrate all things apple! Be sure to come and make your own Caramel Apple on a stick or as a sliced sundae. We will have many different toppings to try to make it even better. Show off your cooking talents in our Taste of The Season Social on Saturday night. Bring your favorite canned, baked, etc goods (and a copy of the recipe) to share with all your fellow campers. We will also have Free Warm Apple Crisp for everyone to enjoy.
Sept 25-27: Fall Camper Appreciation Party Weekend:
We want to thank you for staying with us this year. Join us for a Free Pig Roast & Pot Luck Dinner & Dessert Party. The more you stayed throughout the season, the bigger discount. If you stayed 1-3 Nights save $5.00 off per night, 4-7 Nights save $10.00 per night, 8-12 Nights save $15.00 off per night, 13 nights or more Get a Free Night. Kids will all camp free. Seasonal campers will get a chance to win from a wide variety of prizes & discounts. The more years you have camped, the more chances you have to win!
Don't forget! The Annual Bloomsburg Fair starts this weekend! For more information check out www.Bloomsburgfair.com for the full Calendar of events and performances.
October 2-4: It's a Great Pumpkin Weekend:
Get creative and build your best Pumpkin Chuckin sling shot or launcher and take aim across our field. Enter the Great Pumpkin Carving Competition. Pumpkins will be available ($) Then join us for a foamy treat at our Oktoberfest Beer Tasting Social on Saturday Night. We will have many varieties on hand to try, but would appreciate if you bring some of your favorites to share. Root Beer Floats for the kids!
October 9-11: Fall Festivities Weekend:
We will be celebrating all the best of the fall season. We will be cooking up a big batch of homemade Ham & Bean Soup for everyone to enjoy. There will be pumpkins painting, and caramel apples to eat. End the evening with a fun Wine & Cheese Party for Adults on Saturday. We will have a variety of wines to sample, but would appreciate if you bring a bottle to share. We will have Cider & Cookies for the kids, too!
Take advantage of a great fall camping special on this weekend. Stay Friday & Saturday - Get Sunday Night FREE! Check out our "Hot Deals" on www.koa.com
October 16-18: Halloween Party Weekend #1:
Dress up as your best little ghost or goblin and come to our fun Halloween Costume Contest & Party. This is fun for all ages, not just the kids! You can even dress up your pet! Enter the Site Decorating Contest and Trick or Treat to all the campsites. Take advantage of some super bargains at our storewide "Moonlight Madness Sale." Get ready to scream when you creep your way through our Haunted House & Terror Maze! You never know what may be lurking in the darkness! ($)
Haunted House & Maze will be advertised locally & open to the public. Invite your friends over for a frightening good time!
October 23-25: Halloween Party Weekend #2:
We just can't get enough of the Halloween Fun! Come back again, and join in on the same fun that we had on Halloween #1.
October 30-November 1: Close Up & Clean Up Weekend:
Last weekend before the long winter. Use this weekend to pack up for the end of the season. Help us clean out the last of the ice cream & snacks in the store. (NOTE Not all sites & services will be available this weekend. Cabins & Upper Bath House will be closed after 10/25.In the event of early cold weather, water may need to be turned off)