Three days of fun for all! Enjoy the holiday weekend with Mr. Magic and his magic show kicking off the weekend at 6:30pm Friday night followed by an outdoor movie. Saturdays you can expect tie dye ($), karaoke, and much, much more! You don't want to miss ' Blue Collar Band ' on Sunday Night from 6 - 9pm!
This weekend is dedicated to those special guys called "Dad". Reserve fast...Kids camp FREE!!
Challenge him to ping pong, basketball, mini golf or shuffleboard. Rent some banana bikes ($) and have a race! See who can catch the biggest fish in our catch-and-release ponds. Make a special gift for Dad at craft time or tie-dye($) a shirt together. Pancake breakfast ($), Dads eat FREE in the Rec. Hall with family! Did we mention a Movie Night Friday? Oh yeah, NEW this year, grab a bite to eat from a local food truck!
**Activities subject to change
That's right, WEEK! 4th of July falls on a Wednesday this year (2018). Come celebrate the birth of our Nation with us! At the Mystic KOA Campground we've got tons of fun planned! Be a part of our Independence Day KOA Parade! Best decked out bike in the parade and best decorated site could win you a prize!! Mr. Magic is back by popular demand for his family friendly show! Outdoor movie on the BIG screen! Local entertainer Gracie Day will be rocking out with music on July 3rd from 7 - 9pm. Trifecta slides, karaoke, crafts, tie dye ($) and more! The list goes on and on! You don't want to miss this celebration!
Join us for our SECOND ever Harry Potter Wizard Week! It's only right that we start off our wizard week with our favorite Magician, Mr. Magic and his family friendly show Friday evening! Get ready because movie night is every night this week as we watch the Harry Potter movies one by one with the final night showing of "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", a spin-off of the Harry Potter films. You don't want to miss these nine days of fun! This was a guest favorite last year!
Santa Claus is comin' to town! Best decorated site wins a prize. Outdoor Movie & Christmas Bingo ($) Friday night. Campfire Saturday night. Decorate the tree with your homemade ornaments at craft time. Enjoy some cookies and milk with Santa! And don't forget to spread some Christmas Cheer by singing for all to hear when singing carols on the hayride.
Our FIRST ever Dr. Seuss Weekend! Bring the kiddos to meet Dr. Seuss himself and some of his friends as we celebrate the silliness and humor of Dr. Seuss! Don't forget to pack your crazy socks, hat, and outfit as you may want to join in on the wackiness this weekend! Perhaps, a wackiest outfit contest will be on the agenda! Just BE YOU!
Join us for one last celebration before school starts! Catch a movie on Friday night; Saturday tie dye a souvenir Mystic KOA t-shirt to wear to school and show off to all your friends! And MORE!
20th Annual Pawcatuck River Duck Race
What's the Duck Race all about?
20,000 rubber ducks are dumped into the Pawcatuck River on the Westerly, Rhode Island and Pawcatuck, Connecticut border for race that benefits 40+ local charities. Children's games, rides, food booths, and other activities make this a wonderful family event! Event is free to attend. Sponsor a Speedy Ducky for $5.00! Try your luck at one of over 90 great prizes!
The event will take place in beautiful Wilcox Park in downtown Westerly, and will feature the fine selected works of professional artists and craft persons. Virtu will be held rain or shine and admission is free. Virtu will be a showcase for both the visual arts and performing arts.
See more than 100 traditional and classic wooden boats of every type at the 27th Annual WoodenBoat Show — a festival hosted in partnership with WoodenBoat Publications that celebrates the design and craftsmanship of wooden craft.
Learn new skills at demonstrations and workshops throughout the weekend. Shop exhibitors' booths and find everything you need to outfit your boat. More than 100 vendors will offer items for sale including maritime art, antiques, tools, books, nautical gear, and much more.
Sailfest is New England's premiere street festival, located in the heart of New London. The three-day event boasts 50+ artists on 3 stages, hundreds of vendors and the fourth largest fireworks display on the east coast. The event draws 300,000+ people to New London's Historic Waterfront District for one explosive weekend.
The Annual South County Hot Air Balloon Festival is an ongoing gathering of community, BBQ, music, and of course lots of balloons. The event is held at the University of Rhode Island Athletic Fields in Kingston, Rhode Island each July, and features up to 14 hot air balloonists or aeronauts for three days of flying around Southern Rhode Island. The festival will be featuring airborne juggles, balloon rides, BBQ competition, fish pond, crafters and vendors, live music, food vendors, giant kite flying, hot air balloon demos, inflatable rides, kid's train rides, magic clowns, fire truck, rock wall climbing and more!
The event showcases high-quality antique vessels, including cruisers, sailboats, and runabouts. Approximately 50 classic vessels will create a colorful gathering along the museum's waterfront. The Rendezvous concludes Sunday at 11:45am (due to Amtrak railroad bridge schedule) with a parade of classic boats down the Mystic River. A party, "Docktails & Dancing," will be held Saturday from 7 to 10p.m. Drinks, desserts, and dancing to music by the band Sugar. $45 per person.
Where: Mystic Seaport
Time: Saturday 9am - 5pm; Sunday 9am - 12:30pm
Admission: Adults, $26; senior over age 64, $24; youth ages 6-17, $17