Weekend Activities 2017
at Mountain Lake Campground
Activities will vary, but may include Crafts, Games, Contests, Coloring, Site decorating and more. Please understand times and activities are subject to change without notice, but we will make every effort to keep on schedule. Small fees may apply.

Remember the dates below, and bring decorations according to the theme to decorate your site. Winner will get a $20 credit on their Mountain Lake account to use on future camping!

Apr 2017

EASTER WEEKEND - 4/14/2017

May 2017

SCOUT APPRECIATION WEEKEND - 5/5/2017

BRING THE TROOPS AND GET A 40% DISCOUNT FOR THE ENTIRE WEEKEND!! FOR CAMPSITES ONLY.

Contact us prior to coming, and we will work with you to plan some activities that your scouts would like to do and/or help you earn some of those hard-earned badges.

MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND - 5/12/2017

Friday night

BE SURE TO SIGN MOM UP FOR THE GIFT BASKET WE WILL BE GIVING AWAY. Winner announced on Saturday night.

Saturday

--KIDS - Make Mom a Mother's Day gift & card at the pavilion on Saturday afternoon.

Hero's Weekend - 5/19/2017

Armed Forces, Police, EMS, Firemen/women, active or retired will receive a 20% discount on camping Friday
and Saturday - (must show valid identification) when checking in.

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND - 5/26/2017

BRING YOUR RED-WHITE-BLUE DECORATIONS FOR YOUR SITE AND PARADE VEHICLES - PRIZES!!!!

--KIDS!!! - BE SURE TO ENTER THE "FIRST IN POOL" CONTEST WHEN YOU CHECK IN. OUR POOL OPENS AT 10:00AM ON SATURDAY - BE SURE TO BE THERE!!!!!

SATURDAY

10:00AM - Be sure to come to the pool to see if you are the winner of our 'FIRST IN POOL" contest. If you are, you get to swim first and get a prize.

RED-WHITE-BLUE PARADE in the afternoon - PRIZES!!!

GLOW WAGON RIDES BOTH SATURDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHTS. Bring glow items with you or you can buy at store. Your ticket to ride is to wear something that glows.

Jun 2017

ICE CREAM LOVERS WEEKEND - 6/2/2017

Bring old clothes or swimwear for adults and kids. Most activities involve ice cream. IT WILL BE MESSY!!!! But lots of fun.

CHOCOLATE LOVERS WEEKEND - 6/9/2017

THIS WEEKEND IS DEDICATED TO CHOCOLATE.....and it CAN get messy.

BRING OLD CLOTHES OR SWIMWEAR.

SATURDAY

--You will have the opportunity to SWIM IN CHOCOLATE, EAT CHOCOLATE,
SLIP & SLIDE IN CHOCOLATE, FINGER PAINT IN CHOCOLATE, etc.......get the idea???
PRIZES for competitions. THIS IS ONE OF OUR MOST FUN WEEKENDS!!!!!

FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND - 6/16/2017

FRIDAY NIGHT

- BE SURE TO SIGN DAD UP FOR OUR GIFT BASKET GIVEAWAY

SATURDAY

--CRAFTS!!!! Make Dad a card and gift for father's day

WATER WARS WEEKEND - 6/23/2017

EVERYONE THAT PLAYS ENJOYS THIS WEEKEND!!! BRING YOUR WATER GUNS, SWIMWEAR, WATER BALLOONS, BUCKETS, HOSES, or anything that carries water. PREPARE TO DO BATTLE!!

SATURDAY

--Water Wagon ride around campground(s). Our goal is to get you wet, so you should be prepared to fight back. We show NO mercy.
IF YOU DON'T WANT TO PARTICIPATE, please stay out of range or in your camper. Everyone within range is fair game to the folks
on the wagon - kids and adults .

JULY 4TH WEEK - 6/30/2017

BE SURE TO BRING RED-WHITE-BLUE DECORATIONS FOR YOUR SITE AND PARADE VEHICLES...PRIZES!

- ACTIVITIES DURING WEEK TBA. See activity sheet when you check-in.

- GLOW WAGON RIDES

SATURDAY

--RED-WHITE-BLUE PARADE LED BY OUR VERY OWN FIRE ENGINE.

--GLOW WAGON RIDE.

Jul 2017

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ZIGGY! - 7/7/2017

There will be a golf cart parade...so please decorate you cart if you want.

We will play all of Ziggy's favorite games to celebrate his birthday. AND, there will be CAKE!!!

PIRATE'S WEEKEND - 7/14/2017

ARRGH!!! YE MATEYS.

BE SURE TO BRING SITE DECORATIONS, PIRATE COSTUMES and a HOMEMADE PIRATE SHIP that floats.

SATURDAY

--If you make a pirate ship that floats, enter it into our beach contest for best pirate ship - PRIZE!

- Other games and activities, i.e., Walk the Plank, Cannon battle, and even a chance to pan for gems.

--MAIN EVENT: FAMILY PIRATE TREASURE HUNT with REAL pirate treasure map.
Each family wins a treasure chest filled with goodies. We change it every year but the goal is the same
FIND THE TREASURE BEFORE THE PIRATES COME BACK FOR IT....ARRGH!!!

--BE SURE TO WEAR YOUR COSTUMES - PRIZES for best girl and boy pirate.

CHRISTMAS IN JULY - 7/21/2017

LET'S MAKE IT LOOK LIKE CHRISTMAS IN THE CAMPGROUND. BRING YOUR SITE DECORATIONS FOR CHANCE AT PRIZE.

SATURDAY

--SANTA WILL BE HERE Saturday evening FOR SURE. He will BE RIDING TO YOUR CAMPGROUND IN OUR SLEIGH WAGON....bringing goodies too, so I've heard. He will also be making his list for when Christmas comes around in December. Santa enjoyed meeting everyone while he was here on vacation in 2016 so he wants to do it again. We will have Christmas music that you can sing along with. LET'S MAKE IT FESTIVE.

HAWAIIAN LUAU & TALENT SHOW - 7/28/2017

ALOHA!

BRING YOUR SITE DECORATIONS FOR CHANCE TO WIN PRIZE FOR BEST DECORATED SITE.

TALENT CONTEST SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE LUAU.....Bring your stuff to compete for prize!!!!!

SATURDAY NIGHT

--HAWAIIAN LUAU POOL PARTY. Music, dancing, karaoke, talent contest, plus lots of other activities.
Be sure to wear your hawaiian attire - the "best costume" will win the prize - ONE FOR GUYS - ONE FOR GALS.

Aug 2017

COUNTRY WESTERN WEEKEND - 8/4/2017

BRING ALL YOUR COWBOY/GIRL GEAR - WE HAVE PRIZES FOR BEST COSTUME FOR THE KIDS AND YOUR PETS.

SATURDAY

Get deputized and ride the hay wagon around the campgrounds -
we just might have to form a posse to catch the bandit who keeps stealing our marshmallows.
WE HAVE HANDCUFFS!!! We caught him last year and put him in jail, but he has broken out and is running loose again.

GAMES including quickdraw contest, and other cowboy/girl related themes.

S'MORE WATER WARS - 8/11/2017

WE'RE DOING IT AGAIN!!!!! MORE WATER WARS!!!

BRING YOUR WATER GUNS, WATER BALLOONS and anything else that holds water.....and prepare to do battle.

SATURDAY

--RIDE THE WAGON around campground(s) or do battle from your site. It is all lots of fun. You don't have to participate, but if you are in range of our warriors, you are fair game. Stay out of range or in your camper if you don't want to get wet.

CAMPFIRE SMORES - 8/25/2017

SMORES COOKOFF - Bring your favorite recipe for Smores and compete with fellow campers to win a prize.

Sep 2017

LABOR DAY - 9/1/2017

BRING YOUR RED-WHITE-BLUE DECORATIONS FOR SITE AND PARADE VEHICLES FOR A CHANCE TO WIN PRIZES!

SATURDAY

--RED-WHITE-BLUE PARADE LED BY OUR VERY OWN FIRE ENGINE

--GLOW WAGON RIDES

--Other activities TBA

POTATO FESTIVAL WEEKEND - 9/8/2017

COME OUT AND STAY WITH US AND ENJOY ALL THE ACTIVITIES IN DOWNTOWN SUMMERSVILLE! CALL VISITORS CENTER FOR MORE INFORMATION 304-872-3722

POTATO FESTIVAL - 9/9/2017

NICHOLAS COUNTY POTATO FESTIVAL CELEBRATES FRIENDS, FUN, NEIGHBORS, AND POTATOES

KIRKWOOD WINE FESTIVAL WEEKEND - 9/15/2017

COME OUT AND STAY WITH US AND ENJOY ALL THE ACTIVITIES AT THE WINERY LOCATED 15 MINUTES FROM US

KIRKWOOD WINE FESTIVAL WEEKEND - 9/16/2017

GRAPE STOMPING WINE FESTIVAL

FALL EXTRAVAGANZA WEEKEND - 9/22/2017

Bring Halloween decorations for your site.

SCARECROWS - Help us make one or bring old clothes and make your own. We provide the hay.

Trick or Treat Wagon.

FALL SPOOK-TACULAR WEEKEND - 9/29/2017

Bring decorations to decorate your site for Halloween.

Trick or Treat wagon ride. Hope you all get lots of candy.

Costume contest for kids and pets.

Oct 2017

SPOOK-TACULAR/COLUMBUS DAY WEEKEND - 10/6/2017

BRING DECORATIONS TO DECORATE YOUR SITE FOR HALLOWEEN.

TRICK OR TREAT WAGON RIDE. BRING LOTS OF CANDY TO GIVE OUT TO THE KIDS.

COSTUME CONTESTS FOR KIDS AND YOUR PETS! DRESS THEM ALL UP!

SPOOKS AND SPIRITS WEEKEND - 10/13/2017
ANNUAL BRIDGE DAY WEEKEND - 10/20/2017

CAMP WITH US AND ENJOY THE BEAUTIFUL FALL COLORS IN THE CAMPGROUND. THEN PLAN ON ATTENDING THE ANNUAL BRIDGE DAY EVENTS ....JUST A SHORT 15 MINUTE DRIVE SOUTH ON US19