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 11:00am- Basketball tournament. Meet at the courts.

Saturday 9:00pm- At dark- Shark Week Movie Night on the Lake!! Come Float with us as we enjoy a Shark Themed Movie. As always parents need to be present if children are floating in the lake.

 

26-28: Christmas in July

Decorate your campsites for Christmas in July!

Saturday 11:00am- Christmas Cookie decorating and crafts in the Rec building.

Saturday 2:00pm- Christmas BINGO in the Rec building.

Saturday 3:00pm- Games in the Rec building.

Saturday 4:00pm- Candy Cane Hunt.

Saturday 7:30pm- Christmas Hayride.

Saturday 8:30pm- Adult Christmas caroling with Christmas Cheer. Meet at the Rec building.

 

 

AUGUST

2-4: Water Fight Weekend

**PLEASE NOTE! We ask that you do not throw water balloons too hard. We do not want anyone getting hurt. We also would appreciate everyone’s assistance in cleaning up broken water balloons off the ground.**

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 3:00pm- Games at the Rec building; water balloon toss, water cup relay, pancake toss

Saturday 7:00pm- Volleyball at the court

 

9-11: Annual Dixie Bus Gathering Weekend

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

Saturday 1:00pm- Tie Dye Shirts (bring your own or purchase one from us).

Saturday 7:30pm- Evening Entertainment provided by the Gypsy Stew Band.

 

16-18: COBA Bluegrass Weekend

COBA Bluegrass Weekend; Bands, Jams, and Music Clinics: Make reservations to camp and enjoy the Bluegrass Bands. Cover charge for walk ins. Bring your favorite dish for the Pot Luck on Saturday. More details coming soon on Central Ohio Bluegrass Association on Facebook.

Booked bands are: Solid Rock, Flat Rock River, Blue Universe, and jam sessions.

Friday 6:00pm- Open mic jam sessions across the creek on the stage

Friday 8:00pm- Oh Brother Where Art Thou movie night in the shelter house across the creek.

Saturday 10:30am- Music Clinics in the shelter house

Saturday 2:00pm: Flat Rock River

Saturday 4:00pm- Pot Luck in Rec building. Bring a covered dish, by donation.

Saturday 6:00pm- Solid Rock

Saturday 7:00pm- Blue Universe

Saturday 8:00pm- Solid Rock

Saturday 8:50pm- 50/50 Raffle Draw

Saturday 9:00pm- Blue Universe

Saturday 10:00pm- Jamming

 

23-25: Ice Cream Social Weekend

Saturday 2:00pm- Ice Cream Social in the Rec Building.

Saturday 3:00pm- Adult Crafts. Come make a bracelet with Lori. Supply charge of $2 per bracelet. We also have a sign coloring craft available.

Saturday 7:00pm- BINGO for all ages in the Rec Building.

 

29-31: Labor Day Weekend

**Schedule will also be available in the office.**

Saturday 11:00am- Kids Carnival at the rec building until 12noon. Come enjoy all type of games and fun. Win prizes, get temporary tattoos, and more. 0-6year old fishing pond will be there.Win a prize every time.

Saturday 1:00pm- Musical entertainment provided by DJ Frankie until 3:00pm.

Saturday 4:00pm- Kids cornhole at the new shelter building. Ages 6 to 12 years.

Saturday 7:30pm- Horseshoe Tournament at the pits. Ages 13 and over. Partners will be drawn.

Sunday 9:00am- Fishing tournament at the fishing pond until 10:30am. Prizes will be given.

Sunday 11:00am- Basketball court sports challenge. Age age groups of 4 to 6 and 7 to 10. Prizes Given

Sunday 1:30pm- Basketball court sports challenge. Age groups of 11 to 17, 18 to 54, and 55 and over. Prizes Given

Sunday 3:30pm- Kids crafts in the rec building.

Sunday 4:30pm- Cornhole in the new shelter building. Ages 13 and over. Prizes awarded.

Sunday 7:30pm- Musical Entertainment provided by DoubleHearts Music until 10:30pm.

 

 

SEPTEMBER

6-8: Golf Outing Weekend

Saturday- Golf outing at Table Rock Golf Club. Sign up sheet and further details in the office

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

 

13-15: Ladies Outing Weekend

Saturday 10:30am- Departure for Ladies Outing to Scioto Downs Racino. Approximate return time set for 5:30pm. Please sign up in the office.

Saturday 8:00pm- Family Movie Night. 

 

20-22: Welcome to Fall Weekend

Saturday 2:00pm- Scavenger Hunt. Meet at Rec building for instrutions.

Saturday 4:00pm- Volleyball tournament at the volleyball court.

Saturday 7:30pm- Evening Entertainment until 10:30pm provided by Callunaw Rednecks Band

 

26-28: Adult Crafting Weekend

Saturday 1:00pm- Adult Crafts in the Rec Building.

Saturday 3:00pm- Progressice horseshoe/cornhole tournament. Sign up sheet in office.

Saturday 7:00pm- CANDY BINGO in the Rec Building.

 

 

OCTOBER

4-6: End of Season Potluck

Saturday 11:00am- Bouncy House and Barrel Train Ride by the Rec building.

Saturday 5:00pm- END OF SEASON Camp Potluck in the Rec building. Bring your favorite dish to share. Camp Master Frank will furnish the chili!

Saturday 7:00pm- Hayrides, meet at the Rec building.

Saturday 7:30pm- OHIO STATE vs *ichigan State tailgate party. Join us at the Rec building to watch the game!! 

 

11-13: Halloween Weekend Part 1

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

Saturday 11:00am- Kids Carnival until 12noon in the Rec building. Enjoy the fun and games and win prizes.

Saturday 1:00pm- Bouncy House & Barrel Train Rides by the Rec building.

Saturday 2:00pm- Kids Halloween crafts in the Rec building.

Saturday 5:00pm- Halloween costume contest in front of the rec building. 

Saturday 6:30pm- Campsite Trick-or-treat until 7:30pm.

Saturday 8:00pm- Hayrides meet at the Rec building.

 

18-20: Halloween Weekend Part 2 & CLOSING WEEKEND

Ending the season with a bang! Join us and enjoy each other’s company for the 2019 closing weekend for Rustic Knolls Camp!

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

Saturday 11:00am- Kids Carnival until 12noon in the Rec building. Enjoy the fun and games and win prizes.

Saturday 1:00pm- Bouncy House & Barrel Train Rides by the Rec building.

Saturday 2:00pm- Kids Halloween crafts in the Rec building.

Saturday 5:00pm- Halloween costume contest in front of the rec building. 

Saturday 6:30pm- Campsite Trick-or-treat until 7:30pm.

Saturday 8:00pm- Hayrides meet at the Rec building.

 

WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK EVERYONE FOR CAMPING WITH US THIS SEASON!

JOIN US BACK FOR ANOTHER GREAT SEASON IN 2020! OPENING WEEKEND IS SET FOR APRIL 17, 2020!!