Events

Rustic Knolls 2019 Events Schedule

No matter what time of year we are always having fun! Check out our full events schedule then head on over to our reservations page!

Please note all dates and activities are subject to change

April     May    June    July    August    September    October

 

APRIL

12 – 14: Opening Weekend

We look forward to seeing all of our camp family back for another fun season!

 

19 – 21: Easter Fun Weekend

Come join us on for an Easter egg hunt, holiday games, and a special visit from the Easter Bunny himself!

Saturday 11:00am- Kids Crafts at the Rec Building.

Saturday 2:00pm – Children’s Games at the Rec building with the Easter Bunny in attendance.

Saturday 2:45pm- Easter Egg Hunt!! Age groups of 5 and under and 6-10 years.

 

26 – 28: Welcome Potluck & Open House Weekend

Saturday 5:00pm- Welcome Back Potluck in the Rec building. Please bring your special dish to share.

Saturday 7:30pm- Evening musical entertainment provided by Gypsy Stew from 7:30-10:30pm.

Sunday 1:00pm- Rustic Knolls Campground Open House from 1-6pm. Come see our campground and all that it has to offer! Take a tour, book your sites, and ask your questions! Be sure to bring your family and tell your friends!!

 

 

MAY

3 – 5: Cinco de Mayo & Open House Part 2 Weekend

Satuuday 6:00pm-  Cinco de Mayo celebration Taco Bar in the Rec building. Meal furnished by Rustic Knolls.

Saturday 7:00pm- Game Night in the Rec building. Bring your favorite game(s) to play and join in on the fun!

Sunday 1:00pm- Rustic Knolls Campground Open House from 1-6pm. Come see our campground and all that it has to offer! Take a tour, book your sites, and ask your questions! Be sure to bring your family and tell your friends!!

 

10 – 12: Mother’s Day Weekend

Saturday 11:00am- Crafts in the Rec building. 

Saturday 1:00pm- BINGO for all ages in the Rec building. 

Sunday 10:00am- Mother’s Day Breakfast in the Rec building furnished by Rustic Knolls.

 

17 – 19: Armed Forces Weekend

Special Rates will be provided to our Armed Forces campers this weekend. Call the office for reservations.

Saturday 2:00pm- Volleyball Tournament at the sand pit.

Saturday 5:00pm- In honor of our Vets we are having a Hog Roast Potluck Supper! Meet us in the Rec building. Bring a covered dish and an appetite!

Saturday 7:30pm- Musical entertainment provided by Callunaw Rednecks 7:30pm – 10:30pm.

 

24 – 27: Memorial Day Celebration Weekend

This weekend will be packed full of fun, games, and celebrations. **Schedule will also be available in the office.**

Friday 8:00pm- DJ Frankie providing the musical entertainment until 10:00pm!

Saturday 10:00am- Horseshoe Pitching Contest ages 13 and up. 

Saturday 11:00am- Kids Carnival at the Rec building 11am-12noon.

Saturday 3:00pm- Kid’s Cornhole ages 6 to 12 years.

Sunday 9:00am- Fishing Contest at the fishing ponds from 9am-10:30pm.

Sunday 11:00am- Junior Kids Sports Challenge. Age group divisions are 4 through 6 years and 7 through 1o years.

Sunday 1:30pm- Sports Challenge. Age group divisions are 11 through 17, 18 through 54, and 55 and over.

Sunday 3:30pm- Kids Crafts in the Rec Building

Sunday 4:00pm- Cornhole ages 13 and over.

 

 

JUNE

31 – 2: Entertainment Weekend

Saturday 11:00am- Basketball tournament

Saturday 3:00pm- BINGO for all ages in the Rec building.

Saturday- Movie Night. Exact time and location to be announced.

 

7 – 9: Country Hoedown Weekend

Be sure to bring your country hoedown attire.

Saturday 2:00pm-  Adult Crafts in the Rec building.

Saturday 4:00pm- Country Hoedown – Come join the fun! 

            Hog Calling Contest, Spitting Contest, Country Costume Contest, Pie Eating Contest.

Saturday 7:30pm- Musical Entertainment will be provided until 10:30pm by Derek Posey Band 

 

14-16: Father’s Day Weekend

Saturday we will host our annual smoke off competition. There is open entry for all campers. Be sure to check out the rules and guidelines to come prepared! Click HERE for entry guidelines.

Saturday 11:00am- Father’s Day Kids Crafts in the Rec Building.

Saturday 4:00pm- Judging for 2019 Father’s Day Smoke Off

Saturday 5:00pm- Smoke Off Potluck in the Rec Building. Bring a covered dish and there will be a $5 cover charge for entry (Kids 6 and under FREE). Cover charge money goes to the winners of the smoke off. During this event we will announce our 2019 Smoke Off Challenge Champion, and everyone will get to taste the competitor’s delicious entries while dinning!

Sunday 10:00am- Father’s Day Breakfast in the Rec building. Meal furnished by Rustic Knolls.

 

21-23: Golf Outing Weekend

Saturday- Campers will be invited to join us for our annual golf outing.

      **Sign up and details will be located in camp office.**

Saturday 2:00pm- Scavenger hunt meet at the Rec building for instructions.

Saturday 7:00pm- Golf Cart Poker run. $5 per participant. Meet a Rec building for guidelines at the start of the event.

 

28-30: Ladies Outing Weekend

Saturday 10:45am- Ladies Outing at Scioto Downs. Return time approx 5:30pm

      All participants must sign up in office prior to June 28th

Saturday- Movie Night. Exact time and location to be announced.

 

 

JULY

4-7: Independence Day Celebration

Don’t miss our epic display in the sky!  Saturday!  Big Show – Epic Show – One of a Kind Show

Thursday 2:00pm- 4th of July Parade! Decorate bikes, golf carts, animals, yourself.

Thursday 4:00pm- Kids Cornhole. Ages 6 to 12. Will be held at the swim lake shelter.

Thursday 7:30pm- Horseshoes. Ages 13 and over. Partners will be drawn. Prizes for 1st & 2nd.

Friday 11:00am- Kids Crafts in the Rec building.

Friday 2:00pm- Activities by the swim lake; pancake toss, sponge bucket race, balloon toss, etc. Age groups are: 10 and under, 11 to 17, and 18 and over.

Friday 7:00pm- Cornhole for ages 13 and over. Partners will be drawn.

Saturday 9:00am- Fishing Contest until 10:30am Age groups are; 10 and under, 11 to 17, and 18 and over. Prizes will be awarded.

Saturday 3:00pm- Musical entertainment by DJ Frankie by the swimming lake.

Saturday 10:00pm (Dark thirty)- Join us lake side for the epic fireworks show. Be sure to bring chairs or blankets to comfortably enjoy the amazing display!

 

12-14: Kids Fun Weekend

Saturday 10:00am- Ice Cream and cartoons for breakfast in the Rec building

Saturday 11:00am- Kids crafts in the Rec building

Saturday 2:00pm- Kick ball for all ages in the front field.

Saturday 3:00pm- Kite flying in the front field. BE SURE TO BRING YOUR OWN KITE!

Saturday 7:00pm- Golf Cart Poker Run. Sign up in the office.

 

19-21: Shark Week-end

Saturday 2:00pm- Basketball tournament. Meet at the courts.

Saturday at dark- Shark Week Movie Night on the Lake!! Come Float with us!

 

26-28: Christmas in July

Decorate your campsites, crafts, cookie decorating, candy cane hunt, caroling, and tons of Christmas Cheer!!

**Check back for full list of events**

 

 

AUGUST

2-4: Water Fight Weekend

Saturday 12:00pm- Park Wide Water Fight on Saturday from high noon to 1:30pm. Keep your squirt guns close by and be on alert!

Saturday- Enjoy additional activities including water balloon toss, water balloon sling shot, and volleyball. Event times TBA.

 

9-11: Annual Dixie Bus Gathering Weekend

Welcome to all of the VW campers and their amazing vehicles to Dixie Bus Gathering  

Saturday- Tye Dye Shirts (bring your own or purchase one from us).

Saturday- Evening Entertainment provided by the Gypsy Stew Band.

 

16-18: Game Night Weekend

Saturday-  Game Night at the Rec building. Bring your favorite game(s) to play and join in on the fun!

 

23-25: Ice Cream Social Weekend

Saturday- Ice Cream Social in the Rec Building.

Saturday- BINGO for all ages in the Rec Building.

 

29-31: Labor Day Weekend

**Check back (in July) for a full list of activities. Schedule will also be available in the office.**

 

 

SEPTEMBER

6-8: Golf Outing Weekend

Sign up in the office and get details on our weekend golf outing.

Saturday- Golf Cart Poker Run. Sign up in the office.

 

13-15: Ladies Outing Weekend

Check the site or office in August to get more details and information for the ladies outing.

Saturday- Movie Night. Exact time and location to be announced.

 

20-22: October Farm Fall Festival Opening Weekend

Check out all the fun activities and events for October Farms.

Saturday- Evening Entertainment provided by Callunaw Rednecks Band.

 

26-28: Adult Crafting Weekend

Saturday- Adult Crafts in the Rec Building.

Saturday- BINGO in the Rec Building.

 

 

OCTOBER

4-6: End of Season Potluck

Saturday- OHIO STATE vs the team up north. Join us at the Rec building to watch the game!! 

Saturday 5:00pm- Camp Potluck. Bring your favorite dish to share. Camp Master Frank will furnish the chili!

 

11-13: Halloween Weekend Part 1

Decorate your campsite contest, costume contest, trick-or-treating. Don’t miss the fun!

**Check back for a full list of events and times.**

 

18-20: Halloween Weekend Part 2

Decorate your campsite contest, costume contest, trick-or-treating. Don’t miss the fun!

Bring your favorite game(s) to play and join in on the fun!

 

25-27: Closing Weekend

Ending the season with a bang!

Saturday- Ohio State take on Wisconsin game in the Rec Building. Join us and enjoy each other’s company for the 2019 closing weekend for Rustic Knolls Camp and October Farms.