Our 2016 Activities

Mar 26 Trout Season Opens
Mar 26 Easter Egg Decorating and Hunt
Apr 2 Youth Fishing Rodeo. Catch stocked trout and other fish at Fort Frederick's Beaver Pond. Open to children ages 15 and under. Bring your own gear and bait. 301-842-2155
Apr 21-24 Annual 18th Century Market Fair. Features the best artisans, craftspeople, and sutlers together with an 18th century encampment. Fort Frederick. 301-842-2155. Admission fee charged.
Apr 30 Hancock's "Walk to End Child Abuse” annual event on Western MD Rail Trail. Child Abuse Prevention walk and 5K. https://ruralchildrensfund.wildapricot.org/ Call 301-678-6167 only if additional info needed.
May 7 Guided Bike Tour - Brilliant spring wildflowers brighten the journey as you learn about the flora and fauna along the Western Maryland Rail Trail. The guided bike ride is approximately 20 miles long roundtrip and is taken at a leisurely pace. C&O Bicycle Shop in Hancock at 10 am.
May 8 Mother's Day Pancake Breakfast
May 21 Legendary KIX in concert outdoors at Rocky Gap Casino. Gates open at 3:30 p.m. Tickets/Information at rockygapcasino.com/tickets
May 21-22 Canal Apple Days Festival, Hancock. Food, crafts, vendors, parade. Call 301-678-2146
May 26-29 DelFest Bluegrass Festival at Allegany Fairgrounds. www.delfest.com
May 28 Memorial Day Dance
May 29 Horseshoe Tournament
June 4 Youth Fishing Rodeo, 10 am-noon. Any child 5-13 camping here for the weekend of June 3-5. Food, prizes, free registration at gazebo by pond from 9-9:30 am—a very nice event.
June 4 Free fishing day in Maryland. No license Required.
June 4 National Trails Day. Woodmont Trail. Meet at the Trail Head parking lot along Woodmont Rd. Explore the new wildlife heritage trail with a certified naturalist at 1 p.m. Call 301-842-2155.
June 11 Free fishing day in Maryland. No license required.
June 11 Campground Community Campfire and Hobo Pies
June 11-12 48th annual Heritage Days Festival, Cumberland. www.heritagedaysfestival.com
June 18 Potluck/Homemade ice cream for Daddy's Day
June 25-26 Oldtown Summer Fest. Cresap Museum tours, food, crafters, native American history, children’s programs. 1-800-336-7962. Email: info@oldtownmdsummerfest.com
July 2 Independence Day Dance
July 3 Cornhole Tournament
July 4 Free fishing day in Maryland. No license required.
July 4 Fireworks over Rocky Gap's Lake Habeeb
July 9 Astronomy program. Join Ft. Frederick's naturalist and the Tri-State Astronomers for a night of star gazing and star navigation. Visitors will learn the basics while looking through a 10-inch Dobsonian reflecting telescope. Small fee. 301-842-2155.
July 16-23 Allegany County Fair at Allegany Fairgrounds. Rides, nightly shows, livestock judging. This year Tenth Avenue North and Chris Hanson are live in concert at the grandstand on 2 big nights! gov.allconet.org/acfair_insiders.html
July 23 Corn & Hot Dog Roast
July 30 Outdoor movie. Join your family under the stars for outdoor movie fun!
Aug 6 Snake weekend—An educational program and display…watch them feed and try holding them!
Aug 10-14 East Coast Motorcycle Rally, formerly known as East Coast Sturgis. Headliner is Mark Farner of "Grand Funk Railroad", also "Citizens Band Radio" and "Kashmir" (next door) www.eastcoaststurgis.com
Aug 20 Outdoor movie. Join your family under the stars for outdoor movie fun!
Aug 27-28 Augustoberfest in downtown Hagerstown. German food, dancing, and folklore. www.augustoberfest.org
Sept 2-4 Annual Street Rod Roundup, Allegany Co. Fairgrounds, features poker runs, rod jousting, kids games, food, nightly bands. 301-697-0142.
Sept 3 Labor Day Dance
Sept 4 Horseshoe Tournament
Sept 11 Woodmont Lodge Annual Open House, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Woodmont Rod & Gun Club. Guided ranger hike beginning at 1 p.m. Directional signs from the Interstate 68 Woodmont Rd exit. Call 301-842-2155. Small fee
Sept 17 Cornhole Tournament
Sept 24 Fairgrounds Country Fest. Top country artists converge at Hagerstown Fairgrounds for a full-day of music. http://www.fairgroundsfest.com/
Sept 24 Pig Roast
Oct 1 Halloween Party
Oct 8-9 Apple Butter Festival in Berkeley Springs, WV. Call 304-258-3738
Oct 12-16 Autumn Glory Festival. Fall foliage, parade, arts, crafts & antiques, banjo/fiddle contest. 1-888-387-5237
Oct 22-23 Military life at Fort Frederick during the French & Indian War. Musket firing presentations, colonial toys & games and other fun activities of the time. 10 am to 4 pm Saturday and 10 am to 3 pm Sunday. 301-842-2155. Small fee
Nov 26 Pool Tournament
Dec 3 Annual Hunter's Bash

Available Saturday nights from late May through September at 7:30 p.m.

Church Services Available:
St. Patrick's Catholic Church—Saturdays at 5 p.m. (walking distance)
Piney Plains United Methodist Church—Sundays at 11 a.m. (15 minutes' drive)
Other activities will be available at different times throughout the summer. See store board for details.

All boldfaced items are activities taking place at the campground. This list does not include ALL activities available. Please check activities board located outside the store/front office regularly or call us at 301-478-2325. THANK YOU!

Items that are not boldfaced are local community activities. Phone numbers/websites are provided in case you want additional information—directions available at front desk.