2017 Special Events

People wearing pirate costume, seated in a golf cart made to look like a ship

In addition to the enjoyable activities we offer on-site, Shady Grove maintains a packed calendar of events, festivals, entertainment, and so much more. Check out all the great events lined up for this camping season, and keep checking back to see if we've got something scheduled that you don't want to miss!

2016

All activities are subject to change

$ - Small fee

April

April 1: Opening Weekend - Stay 1 night, get 1 free

April 14-16: Easter Weekend

Sat. 2 PM — Easter Egg Hunt

April 21-23

Sat. 2 PM — Hay Ride

April 28-30

Sat. 2 PM — Build your own birdhouse! ($)

May

May 5-7

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 2 PM — Corn Hole Tournament

Sat. 4 PM — Poker Run!

May 12-14: Mother’s Day

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 9 AM — Pancake Breakfast ($)
*Moms eat free with another purchase, children under 5 eat free

Sat. 11 AM-3 PM — Home Parties in the Lodge (Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, Mary Kay, Usborne, Pink Zebra, Pure Romance, and more)

May 19-21: Armed Forces

Show Military or civil service ID and receive 1 night free!

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 2 PM — Build your own Bat Box ($)

Sat. 6 PM — Hay Ride

May 26-29: Memorial Day Weekend

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 10 AM — Paint a car! (race to follow in evening)

Sat. 10-3 PM — Chinese Auction and 50/50 Raffle (all donations appreciated!)
*All proceeds going to a lcoal charity

Sat. 3 PM — Tickets pulled for the auction

Sat. 7 PM — Race time!

Sat. 9 PM — Outdoor movie

Sun. 11 AM — Paint a canvas with Mel ($)

Sun. 2 PM — Hay Ride

Sun. 5 PM — Potluck Dinner
*Hamburgers and Hot Dogs provided by campground, please bring a side to share

Sun. 8 PM — BINGO

June

June 2-4

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 2 PM — Wiffle Ball

June 9-11

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 2 PM — Tie-Dye (Shirts available in the office. Please drop off shirts at office around 10 AM for the pre-soak)

June 16-18: Father’s Day

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 7-9 AM — Fishing Rodeo (prizes awarded)

Sat. 9 AM — Pancake Breakfast ($)
*Dads eat free with another purchase; kids 5 and under eat free

June 23-25: Family Carnival

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 12 PM — Carnival Games, Popcorn, Cotton Candy, Hot Dogs ($)

Sat. 7 PM — Create your own Sundae (bring a topping to share)

July

July 1-3: Independence Day Weekend

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 2 PM — Tie-Dye (Shirts available in the office. Please drop off shirts at office around 10 AM for the pre-soak)

Sun. 4 PM — Golf Cart Parade

Sun. 5 PM — Potluck Dinner
*Hamburgers and Hot Dogs provided by campground, please bring a side to share

July 7-9

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 10 AM — 2-liter Soda Bottle Sailboat Race

July 14-16

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 2 PM — Water Wars! All kids of games and battles with water balloons, super soakers, hoses... you name it! Bring your water weapon of choice and join in!

**Super Chevy Weekend at Maple Grove Raceway

July 21-23

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 10 AM — Family Game Day: card games and board games!

July 28-30

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 10 AM — Hay Ride

Sat. 7 PM — Newlywed/Oldywed Game (prizes awarded!)

Sat. 9 PM — Teen Movie Night

August

August 4-6

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 10 AM — Kick Ball

Sat. 2 PM — Hungry Hippos: Human Edition!

August 11-13

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 2 PM — Pool Games

Sat. 5 PM — Pig Roast ($)

August 18-20

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 2 PM — Water Balloon Volleyball

August 26-28: 4th Annual Car, Truck, Golf Cart, and Bike Show

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 12 PM — Hot dogs, chips, and soda available

Sat. 1-4 PM — 3rd Annual Car, Truck and Bike show ($10 entry fee). Trophies Awarded!
*All proceeds will benefit the Make-a-Wish Foundation

September

September 1-4: Labor Day Weekend

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 11 AM — Tie Dye (shirts available in the office) ($)
*Please drop off shirts in the office at 10am for presoak*

Sat. 1-3 PM — Elephant Auction
*All proceeds will benefit the Make-a-Wish Foundation

Sat. 11 AM — Paint A Canvas with Mel ($)

Sat. 2 PM — Hay Ride

Sun. 5 PM — Potluck Dinner
*Hamburgers and Hot Dogs provided by campground, please bring a side to share

Sun. 9 PM — Outdoor movie

September 8-10

Fri. 8pm — BINGO

Sat. 11am — Police and Fire Departments on site

Sat. 11am — Kids Craft ($)

September 15-17

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat 1 PM — Block Party: Join the seasonal campers for a block party filled with fun, games and food!

September 22-24

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

**NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway**

September 29-30

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 1 PM — Nature Walk

October

October 6-8: Fall Fest

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 11 AM — Paint a Canvas with Mel ($)

Sat. 2-5 PM — Mini Fall Carnival including Paint a Pumpkin and other games!

Sat. 6 PM — Chili Cook-off... Prizes awarded!

October 13-15: Halloween I

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 10-2 PM — Enter your pumpkin creation (painted or carved) to be judged

Sat. 11 AM — Golf Kart Parade

Sat. 2:30 PM — Pet costume judging

Sat. 3 PM — Children costume judging

Sat. 3:30 PM — Trick or Treat

Sat. 6 PM — NON-scary hayride(s) through the park

Sat. 8:30 PM — Haunted Hayride(s) through the woods

Sat. 9 PM — Winners announced (adult costumes and sites)

October 20-22: Halloween II

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 10-2 PM — Enter your pumpkin creation (painted or carved) to be judged

Sat. 11 AM — Golf Kart Parade

Sat. 2:30 PM — Pet costume judging

Sat. 3 PM — Children costume judging

Sat. 3:30 PM — Trick or Treat

Sat. 6 PM — NON-scary hayride(s) through the park

Sat. 8:30 PM — Haunted Hayride(s) through the woods

Sat. 9 PM — Winners announced (adult costumes and sites)

October 27-29: Halloween III

Fri. 8 PM — BINGO

Sat. 10-2 PM — Enter your pumpkin creation (painted or carved) to be judged

Sat. 11 AM — Golf Kart Parade

Sat. 2:30 PM — Pet costume judging

Sat. 3 PM — Children costume judging

Sat. 3:30 PM — Trick or Treat

Sat. 6 PM — NON-scary hayride(s) through the park

Sat. 8:30 PM — Haunted Hayride(s) through the woods

Sat. 9 PM — Winners announced (adult costumes and sites)

November

November 3-5: Closing Weekend

Thank you to everyone for another great season!
See you all next year!

"It definitely is a very nice campground to take your family…"

—G. Faust