Buttonwood Campground presents a full schedule of organized weekend activities throughout the season, with fun events for all ages. Every weekend from Memorial Day through Labor Day Weekend we will have a kids’ craft, as well as a hayride on most weekends! *Nominal fee may be charged on some activities to cover expenses. Activities subject to change without notice. Additional activities may be added at a later date.
April 13 - 15: Buttonwood Opening Weekend / Easter Weekend
A second chance at celebrating Easter in 2018!
Join us for an egg hunt and games. The Easter Bunny will be making an appearance Bring your voucher from the last weekend of the 2018 camping season and get your free night!
April 20 - 22: Let’s Make a Deal Weekend
We will be making all kinds of deals! Will you end up with a great prize or a Zonk?
April 27 - 29: Mystery Weekend
Come and join us for a fun weekend of mystery games. We can’t give away all the secrets to this mysterious weekend! Can you figure out all the clues?
May 4 - 6 : South of the Border Weekend
What better place to celebrate Cinco de Mayo than in Mexico … Pennsylvania! Activities include a piñata and taco dinner. You bring the shells (hard or soft), and a side dish, and we provide the taco fillings. Best weekend for a siesta! Olé!
May 11 - 13: Mother’s Day Weekend
Pamper your mom this weekend. Join us for breakfast* on Saturday morning. Mothers eat free! We will have crafts for kids to make a gift for Mom!
May 18 - 20: Kids’ Carnival Weekend
Fun for kids of all ages with carnival activities! Do you know how to ride a bike? Do you know a thing or two about a rodeo? Then you need to try our annual bike rodeo!
May 25 - 28: Memorial Day Weekend
Come join us for a weekend filled with our hayride, a horseshoe tournament, a corn hole tournament, and lots of fun! Make sure you attend our Sunday evening party with musical entertainment!
June 1 - 3: Everything Chocolate Weekend
If you love chocolate, then this is the weekend for you! We will have an after-dark flashlight chocolate candy hunt, and a chocolate pudding slip and slide!
June 8 - 10: Wet N Wild Weekend 1
Beat the summer heat by participating in activities such as our water gun battle at high noon and a wet hay wagon ride!
June 15 - 17: Father’s Day Weekend
Join us for a breakfast* on Saturday morning. Fathers eat free!
June 22 - 24: Hawaiian Luau Weekend
Break out your hula skirts and Hawaiian shirts. On Saturday evening we will be having a pool party. Decorate your site for the occasion. Prizes will be awarded!
June 29 - July 4: July 4th Weekend
Time to celebrate with our annual parade of the decorated hay wagon, kids’ bikes and golf carts, corn hole tournament, and our annual log burning! We will also be enjoying music with a DJ!
July 6 - 8: Wet N Wild Weekend 2
Beat the summer heat by participating in activities such as our water gun battle at high noon, a wet hay wagon ride, and our Build and Float Your Cardboard Boat Contest (ask for more details at the office). Be sure to bring your water weapons!
July 13 - 15: Western Weekend
This weekend is for those cowboys and cowgirls! Western style crafts and games! Yeehaw!
July 20 - 22: Christmas in July Weekend
Come join us as Santa stops by our Christmas party to deliver gifts to the kids. You bring the cookies, and we’ll provide the punch. Decorate your site for the occasion. Prizes to be awarded!
July 27 - 29: New Year’s Eve Weekend
Come prepared for ice skating, kids and adults welcome! Enjoy a DJ and our annual camper drop!
August 3 - 5: Wet N Wild Weekend 3
We had so much fun the first and second weekends that we want to do it again! We’ll have another water gun battle and a wet wagon ride. We will also have our 6th annual kayak obstacle course race!
August 10 - 12: Oldies Weekend
Dig out your poodle skirt and bobby socks, slick back your hair, dance to the oldies, and much much more!
August 18 - 19: Pirate Weekend
Come join us for a weekend filled with all kinds of pirate activities, such as hunting for hidden treasures, sinking a pirate ship, building a cardboard pirate ship, and even more!
August 24 - 26: Renaissance Weekend
Come out and join all the peasants for our fourth Renaissance Weekend, complete with themed activities!
August 31 - September 3: Labor Day Weekend
Come and enjoy the end of summer with us! Join us for a party with musical entertainment. We will also have a horseshoe tournament, corn hole tournament, and lots of fun activities!
September 7 - 9: Juniata County Fair Weekend
The Juniata County Fair winds down on Saturday night with the Tuscarora 50 at the Port Royal Speedway nearby!
September 14 - 16: Chili Cook-Off Weekend
Chili cook-off and cornbread contest on Saturday! Prizes will be awarded for different categories. Not bringing chili? Then bring a side dish and we will all feast on together!
September 21 - 23: Scare Crow Weekend
Do you know how to build a scarecrow? Well, we will be awarding prizes for the best scarecrow!
September 28 - 30: Pink Out Weekend
Come out this weekend and support Breast Cancer Awareness with us-- family activities will keep the fun going!
October 5 - 8: Halloween Weekend 1 / Columbus Day Weekend
Trick-or-treating and site decorating with prizes awarded are just a few of the fun things we will be doing this weekend.
October 12 - 14: Halloween Weekend 2
Trick-or-treating through the campground. Decorate your site contest (prizes awarded). If you like the coffin race so much we are having it for a second weekend. You build your own coffin that must hold one adult and have the theme “Werewolves.” See office for rules.
October 19 - 21: Halloween Weekend 3
Just can’t get enough of Halloween? Then come back for another Halloween Weekend. Trick-or-treating! Decorate your site contest (prizes awarded). If you like the coffin race so much we are having it for a third weekend. You build your own coffin that must hold one adult and have the theme “Mummies.” See office for rules.
October 26 – 28: Halloween Weekend 4 / Last Weekend of Season
One final weekend of Halloween fun! Trick-or-treating & site decorating contest (prizes awarded). The last weekend of coffin racing! You build your own coffin that must hold one adult and have the theme “ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE.” Don’t forget to get your voucher for a free night on our opening weekend next year in 2019!