Halloween Campout

Friday, October 13, 2023 5:00pm-
Sunday, October 15, 2023 10:00am



Schedule for Oct. 13th-14th, 2023



Sign up for an activity and purchase tickets at the Welcome Center / Registration Desk.

Enjoy the outdoor lighted deck area with Adirondack chairs, picnic tables, a gas fire ring, free Wi-Fi, and our new swings overlooking the lake with Solar powered Qi wireless phone charging stations. The Camp store will be open for snacks, drinks, souvenirs, and camping supplies

Friday, Oct 13th

6-9pm -Welcome Center/ Nature Room OPEN- Visit our Nature Room and talk with our Naturalist staff about the activities sign-up we have planned for this Halloween weekend.  Purchase your spooky forest wagon ride reserve tickets (Camp Store) and Pontoon boat hayrides (Tickets Online)

6-9pm- Smore's Kits- Pick up your FREE smores kit at the Welcome Center tonight while the supply lasts.  Campfire for roasting will be available at the campfire ring at the welcome center area.  

7:30- 9pm - Naturalist Campfire program- Roast marshmallows and make smores, stories, and music around the campfire. Welcome Center outdoor fire ring to enjoy a relaxing evening by the campfire

Saturday, Oct 14th

9am-11pm  -Zombie Archery Shoot - Try your archery skills and shoot the Zombies invading the park. Meet at Shelter house #2. Sign up at the welcome center for your time slot. Ages 6 and older.

1p-2pm  -Halloween Family Crafts- We have a variety of Halloween- themed designs to choose from with easy-to-follow directions. first come, first serve. All ages are welcome.

11am- 8pm Tays Mexican Food Trailer- Hot food and drinks are available during the event on Saturday. Trailer setup at Marina parking lot. 

2:00-3:30pm  -Trick or Treat - Children 14 and under may stop by campsites offering Halloween treats.

3pm-4pm- JUDGING Campsite DecoratingJudges will be visiting decorated campsites during this time. No sign up needed

5-6pm  Nate the Great- Magic Show and balloon twisting art. Come see Nate's magic and have him make a balloon character 

6:30-9:30 pm -Monster Costume Ball – Live DJ/ Dance music and contests. Come dressed in your costume 6:30-7p for judging. Prizes for best and funny costumes. All ages are welcome. Campsite decorating winners will be announced during the ball. Welcome Center

7:00-10 pm -HALLOWEEN HAYWAGON Rides – Hay wagon ride through the spooky forest. Purchase Reserve seating tickets at the Registration/Camp store. Starting at 5 pm on Friday through Saturday first come first serve basis. Scheduled times $5/person. Meet at the Welcome Center parking lot to pick up the wagon at your scheduled time. TICKETS REQUIRED


NOTE: Schedule subject to change without notice. Contact us in advance for updates and event details

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