CINCO DE MAYO
May 4 - 6, 2018 This first weekend of May we will celebrate our friends to the south with a wonderful Mexican fiesta Pinata and fun for all. Cooking Contest: Saturday May 5th: Salsa or a Mexican dip - make your best and come on down to the deck for judging. Prizes giving to the best overall, spicy, sweet and more.
Enjoy spending time with Mom, take her camping. We have special arts and crafts project for the kids to make mom. Pancake breakfast on Sunday May 13th. Moms eat for free.
YOUR $20 NIGHT* DOES SO
MUCH FOR KIDS WITH CANCER
When: May 11-12, 2018
What: Stay Friday night at a participating campground, and get Saturday night for just $20*.
Why: The Big Weekend helps raise funds to send kids with cancer to medically-supervised camps all across North America. Kids fighting cancer deserve a chance to attend a summer camp and to just be a kid again. Funds raised from May 12 support the KOA Care Camps Trust which distributes more than $1 million dollars annually to support 125+ Care Camps each year. Learn more at koacarecamps.org.
In addition to the proceeds raised from your $20 night*, there will be many other opportunities to help Care Camps. From collection stations to special events, this weekend will bring your family together while helping kids with cancer to take a week to just be a kid.
May 26th: Memorial Day Fireworks in the park: Lets get the summer started with a blast. Cooking Contest: Sunday May 27th: Potato or Pasta Salad – Share your best dish. Provide the recipe so other campers can add it to their picnic on Memorial Day or any day.
KIDS CAMP FREE FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND
Give Dad exactly what he wants for Father's Day this year - quality family time in the great outdoors.
When: June 15-17, 2018
What: Kids camp FREE on Father's Day Weekend at participating locations.*
Why: What's a bigger blast than hanging out with Dad for an entire summer weekend? Having the kids camp completely FREE. Give Dad exactly what he wants for Father's Day this year - quality family time in the great outdoors. Special activities for Dad and Kids to take place all weekend. Check back for updates=11ptCooking Contest: Chili =11ptDad and Kids games =11ptJune 17th: Pancake breakfast, Dads eat for free
Summer is slowly coming to an end it is time to get our Fall Festive on. Join us for our annual Halloween Costume Parade and Contest - trick or treating too
New this year is a Pumpkin Carving Contest and our Cooking Contest: Apple Treats- make your best treat using APPLES. To end the summer we will have our biggest Firework show of the season
Thursday Evenings through September – Classic Car Cruise In – 5 to 7pm the Gardiner Waterfront Park will be filled with classic antique cars, a DJ will provide music and entertainment and food vendors will have a variety of offerings. - Just 7 miles away.
Annual Windjammer Days! Also see Windjammer Association Event List. Events during the multi day festival include pancake breakfast, craft fair, antique boat parade, shipyard tours, street parade, live musical entertainment and of course a visiting fleet of historic windjammers. The events end with a fireworks extravaganza. For additional information, visit their website.
The Festival site at Rockland's Harbor Park is easy to find. About an hour away from our campground.
The Maine Lobster Festival is five days of fun and feasting on the fabulous coast of Maine! This annual event takes place during the first weekend of August, from Wednesday through Sunday. What started as an idea for a local marine festival to revive Midcoast Maine communities has turned into an internationally recognized celebration of local seafood. The Maine Lobster Festival attracts visitors from Owls Head, Maine to countries throughout Europe and Asia!