Themed Weekends

Enjoy Themed Weekends with Planned Activities in Western Pennsylvania at Meadville KOA Campground – Northwestern PA’s Fun Family Camping and Cabins!

Meadville KOA Campground – Northwest PA’s Fun Family Camping Zone includes: Themed Weekends with Planned activities like Care Camp Big Weekend, Annual car Show Weekend, Father’s Day Weekend, Death By Chocolate Weekend, Bingo Weekend, S’mores Weekend, Wet & Wacky Weekend, Duct Tape & Cardboard Boat Regatta Weekend, Country & Western Weekend, Hillbilly Weekend, Jungle Terry Weekend, Pumpkinfest Weekend, Halloween Weekend, Applefest Weekend, Customer Appreciation Weekend, and many more!

Our Themed Weekends include planned activities like wagon rides, free children’s crafts, ceramics program($), and kiddie train rides, BINGO, Candy Bar BINGO, DJ, teens activities, horseshoe tournaments, hillbilly horseshoes, Can Jam tournaments, ladder golf tournaments, and corn hole (aka sport toss) tournaments, canoe races, children’s olympics, bicycle parade, DJ dances, and more award-winning activities all summer long!  See our Themed Weekend Events Schedule below for specific weekends listings of planned activities.

Don’t forget to check our Ducky News for the specific times of the activities the week before your weekend reservation!

Check out our 2017 Memories! We hope we caught your family having fun!  Meadville KOA Campground is a great place to for your camping memories to start…

2018 Themed Weekends with Planned Activities At Meadville KOA

+ April 28 – Welcome Back to Meadville KOA Discount Weekend!  Save $5 per night off our spring rates on any campsite or cabin rental!  We open Friday, April 27 for check-ins!  It’s time to start camping!  Please note that there are no planned activities this weekend, and rental amenities may not yet be functional this weekend! + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back to camp next weekend!    

Cinco De Mayo Weekend

+ May 5 – Cinco De Mayo Weekend! Come join us for free crafts for the kids, a piñata, and taco & pot luck dinner!  We’ll supply tacos, table service and drinks, you sign up to supply a side dish to share with everyone!  Come join the fun!  Ole!  (* 2 night minimum.)  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back to camp next weekend! 

 

 

Care Camp Weekend+ May 12Care Camps BIG Weekend!  (Please note: Cabin rentals are not included in this discount offer.)  Campers who stay as paying guests on a campsite on Friday, will receive Saturday night of camping for just $20.00 in hopes that they will donate all or part of their savings to support the 44 KOA Care Camps for kids with cancer that are located around North America.  We donate the $20.00 you pay for the second night to KOA Care Camps, we challenge you to match us!  We’ll have free children’s crafts, Family BINGO (7 games) and adults BINGO (7 games) with 50/50 drawings to raise money too!  All aboard!  The Brookdale Express kiddie train will be running for all children under 48” tall!  (* 2 night minimum.)  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back next weekend!    

+ May 19 – Moms & Ladies Shopping and Spaghetti Dinner Weekend! (Our Canadian Friends can enjoy Victoria Weekend at our spring rates!) Free children’s crafts (make mom a gift).  Dad can play with the kids while moms join us at our afternoon ladies tea and vendor display!  Invite your mom’s, adult/teen daughters, sisters, and friends to attend with you!  We’ll have a ladies tea, cookies, and door prizes provided by vendors like Lula roe, 31, Premiere Jewelry, Tupperware, Pampered Chef, etc. so mom can shop and enjoy a relaxing afternoon of shopping!  Then later, we’ll cook mom dinner!  You bring enough dry spaghetti and a jar of sauce to feed your family & guests, and we’ll do the cooking so mom doesn’t have to!  We’ll supply the meat for the sauce, the bread, butter, and drinks too!  (* 2 night minimum.)  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back to camp next weekend!    

Memorial Day Weekend Reverse Tie Dye*+ May 26-27 – Memorial Day Weekend!  Family fun all weekend!  We’re reverse tie-dying Meadville KOA t-Shirts($).  Our pool opens (weather permitting), summer ceramics program starts($), campsite yard sales (bring stuff to sell & money to buy stuff!), family & adult BINGO, teens & adult horseshoe tourna-ment, the U-Play Gaming Trailer will be here to challenge your video gaming skills!  Sunday DJ at the Rec. Hall & wagon rides!  (*3 night minimum at holiday rate.)  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back to camp next weekend!    

Car Show and Vintage RV Rally WeekendJune 2 – Our 11th Annual Car Show & 3rd Annual Vintage RV Rally Weekend!  Get one night free when you buy one night if you cruise into our Car Show with your antique, classic muscle, modern muscle, hot rod/street rod/rat rod, truck, or sport compact/import and compete to win a trophy!  Or, bring a Restored Vintage (pre-1980) RV to display Sat. afternoon and camp one night for free when you buy one night (water & electric sites, only)!  Ask for discount CC for cars and discount CT for vintage RVs (Only one discount per visit)!  Campers judge the cars to be entered to win door prizes & tour your RVs on Saturday!  We award trophies for each car category!  We’ll play Family BINGO in the evening!  Please Note: This CC and CT offer does not include cabin rentals.  (* 2 night minimum).  Pioneer Steam and Gas Engine Spring Gas up and Antique Tractor Pull in nearby Saegertown. Meadville KOA turns 40!

June 9 Meadville KOA 40th Birthday Weekend!  Come help us celebrate the campground turning 40!  We’ll have free crafts for children, cake and ice cream (bring your old camping photos and sit and visit a spell), a wagon ride, and a community campfire with a live acoustic music performance!  All aboard! The Brookdale Express will be running for all children under 48” tall!  (* 2 night minimum).       

 

Dad's Day Weekend (VKR Kids Kamp Free!)June 16 – Father’s Day Weekend!  (All VKR Member’s kids camp free!)  We’ll have free crafts for children (make dad a gift), catch the marked catfish contest for $10 free lures, and we’ll have a father child can-jam tournament (frisbee type game), wagon ride, and more!  (* 2 night minimum).  The Thurston Classic Hot Air Balloon Festival!  Make it a 3 day stay so you won’t miss Thursday evenings “Night Glow”!

 

Death By Chocolate Weekend

June 23 – Death By Chocolate Weekend!  We’ll have free crafts for kids, candy bar BINGO (play all 7 games on one, full-size candy bar!), a free ice cream sundae social with all the fixings, and an after-dark flashlight chocolate hunt!  It’s a lot of chocolate fun!  (* 2 night minimum).

July 4th Holiday 1 - Fishing Contest

*June 30 – Independence Holiday Weekend #1!  Save big with our Fire Cracker Discount!  Camp 9 nights for the price of 7 nights (June 29-July 8) on any campsite or cabin!  Ask for discount code CR!  We’re having our annual fishing contest, ceramics at the pavilion, Canoe Races (win medals!), Teens and Adults BINGO, Wagon Ride, and more!  (* 2 night minimum at the holiday rate).

July 2 to July 5 – Weekday Activities: We’ll have rental amenities, wagonJuly 4th Weekend #2 - Patriot T-Shirt Painting & Olympics rides, fishing, the swimming pool, & lists of local fireworks to attend!  OR, buy discount tickets for Waldameer Amusement Park, or visit Conneaut Lake Park Water Park!

*July 7 – Independence Holiday Weekend #2!  We’re painting patriotic t-shirts($)!  We’ll have Kid’s Olympics (win medals!), family BINGO, day & night time patriotic campsite decorating contests (win prizes!), kid’s patriotic bicycle parade, & more!  Saturday night, Illusionist Cliff Hopkins will be here to amaze you!  (* 2 night minimum at the holiday rate).

Artsy Doodles Weekend - Paint & Sip

July 14 – Artsy Doodles Weekend!  Come join us!  We’re making “Mystic Lights” for the teens and adults craft($)!  Artsy Doodles will be here to do a free craft with the kids! In the afternoon, we’ll have a sip and paint($) for adults!  Bring your own bottle of wine and join us for this fun activity!  All aboard!  The Brookdale Express kiddie train will be running for all children under 48” tall!  (* 2 night minimum).  Local Amish School Benefit Auction!

Catch and Release Fishing

 

 

July 21 – Just Camping & Chillin’ Weekend!  We’ll have free children’s crafts, the rental amenities running ($), and an evening Wagon ride!  The rest of the time you can enjoy fishing, the pool, and or the local events and activities taking place!  (* 2 night minimum).  Roar on the Shore” (benefit motorcycle rally) in Erie July 18 – 22!  The Pioneer Steam and Gas Engine Show in nearby Saegertown July 20-22 featuring Case Tractors and Jacobson Engines!     

Wet & Wacky Weekend

July 28 – Wet-N-Wacky Weekend!  We’re playing water games galore!  We’ll have dolphin races for younger kids (11 & under), a water gun battle, and our award winning annual firemen water barrel battles!  Where you get to be a fireman for the day and battle against the East Mead Fire Company!  It’s a barrel of fun!  You won’t want to missany of the fun on this wet & wacky weekend!  (* 2 night minimum)

 

 

Wish Upon A Butterfly Weekend

August 4Wish Upon A Butterfly Weekend!  We’ll have free crafts for kids like always and play Family BINGO in the evening!  We’re releasing monarch butterflies($) and donating the proceeds to KOA Care Camps!  Sponsor a butterfly ($8 donation) and then you get to set it free!  Bring the kids to learn about butterflies, and charity too!  KOA Care Camps sends critically ill children to enjoy the healing nature of camp!  All aboard!  The Brookdale Express kiddie train will be running for all children under 48” tall!  Book EARLY – Butterflies must be reserved by June 24!  (* 2 night minimum)  This weekend is “Thunder In The City” – Meadville’s classic car and bike show!     

Duct Tape and Cardboard Boat RegattaAugust 11Duct Tape & Cardboard Boat Regatta Weekend!  We’re having a duct tape & cardboard boat regatta!  Bring enough plain brown corrugated cardboard to build a boat to get a member of your family (or two) across Wagon Lake!  We’ll supply the duct tape!  First boat across the lake in each race wins Ducky Dollars!  And we have prizes for sinks the fastest, best KOA decorations, and most patriotic!  Later, we’ll play family BINGO!  (Please Note: Refer to rules on website at: http://www.meadvillekoa.com/events-calendar/regatta-rules/) for specifics of cardboard, boat specs, award categories, and more!  (* 2 night minimum)!Panning for Gold Weekend

August 18 – Country & Western (“Gold Rush”) Weekend!  Come join us for this weekend filled with old fashioned country fun!  There’s gold in this here creek!  We pan for “fool’s gold” in Kimee Creek (all ages).  Kids can keep the gold as a souvenir or trade it in for candy!  We weigh it just like on the TV show “Gold Rush”.  We’re having a watermelon seed spittin’ contest (for all ages), and an evening wagon ride!  (* 2 night minimum).  The Crawford County Fair starts. 

Jubngle Terry & Back To School Blast Off Weekend

August 25 – Jungle Terry’s Show & Back to School Blast-Off!  We’re having free children’s crafts.  Then we’re making rockets ($) and blasting them into space! You assemble the rocket and then we blast it off with our air launch pad over and over again!  We’ll be having back to school sales on kid’s clothes!  Then later, get up close and personal with reptiles of all kinds, colors, and sizes at Jungle Terry’s Show!  (* 2 night minimum). The Crawford County Fair ends Sat. 

Labor Day Weekend Kid's Brookdale 500 Race!

 

*Sept 1 & 2 – Labor Day Weekend!  Brookdale 500 Jr. – A Mini Auto Race for Kids two age groups of ages 3 – 12 & 13 – 17!  Kids, bring your stock Hot Wheels type car (max. weight 2 oz. to race in the Brookdale 500).  Campsite yard sales (bring stuff to sell & money to buy stuff!).  We’ll have Teen’s 3 point tourney, family & adult BINGO, and Sunday night we’ll have a DJ and another wagon ride!  Don’t miss all the fun!  (*3 night min. at the holiday rate).  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back next weekend!

+ Sept 8 – KOA Care Camp Benefit Auction!  Join us for an old fashioned campground auction!  We’ll have all kinds cool stuff to bid on like food, candy, blankets, toys, tools, and house wares!  All campground proceeds from the auction will benefit KOA Care Camps!  It’s a ton of fun and it’s for a GREAT cause! KOA Care Camps sponsors critically ill children to enjoy the healing nature of camping!  We’ll have a 50/50 drawing to benefit Care Camps too!  Of course we’ll still have free crafts for kids, a chili cook-off, and wagon ride! (* 2 night minimum.)         

VKR Weekend (VKR MEmebrs Receive BOGO!+ Sept 15 – KOA VKR BOGO & BINGO Weekend! All KOA VKR (Value Kard) members get Sat. night free when they purchase a campsite Fri. night. (Please note: Cabins are not included in this offer!  But you will receive your 10% KOA discount).  We’ll have family BINGO for everyone, and adults BINGO (with bigger payouts!).  We have specials at every game, door prizes, 50/50 to benefit Care Camps, and much more!  (* 2 night minimum.)  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back next weekend!  Pioneer Steam and Gas Engine Show at nearby Drake Well in Titusville Sept 15th!   Pumpkinfest Weekend - free Cake & Ice Cream!   

+*Sept 22 – Pumpkin Fest Weekend!  Decorate your campsite with scarecrows and pumpkins theme to win free camping as prizes for 1st, 2nd, or 3rd  place in our decorating contest!  Enjoy our free pumpkin party with pumpkin cake, ice cream, and apple cider!  And we’ll play Candy Bar BINGO (play 7 games on 1 full size candy bar) and take an afternoon wagon ride!  Join us for an after dark candy hunt!  (* 2 night minimum at summer weekend rate.)  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back next weekend!

Halloween Weekend +*Sept 29 – Halloween Weekend!  Win prizes for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Day & Night time campsite decorating contests!  Join our costume contest (prizes for outstanding costumes of all ages), trick or treating (bring candy to hand out, too), Halloween party with apple cider, donuts, & an after dark glowing wagon ride, and our free pancake breakfast with the purchase of your campsite (for 2 adults and 2 children) on Sunday morning!  Breakfast is just $3.00/person for visitors & extra campers!  (* 2 night minimum at summer weekend rate).  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back next weekend!    Applefest Weekend

+ October 6 – Apple Fest & Columbus Day Weekend!  Don’t forget to ask for your returning camper discount!  Come join us for the colors and flavors of the season!  We’ll have free crafts for kids, an afternoon wagon ride to enjoy the fall foliage, and an apple dessert dish to pass social! (* 2 night minimum.)  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back next weekend!  This is Franklin Applefest Weekend!

 

Customer Appreciation Weekend!

+ October 14 – Customer Appreciation & Bring A Friend BOGO! Ask for your returning camper discount OR, bring a friend who never camped at Meadville KOA before and you each get a BOGO (Buy One Night Get One Free) Discount!  (Two campsites rental is required to get BOGO offer)!  Ask for discount code CF!  Please note: Cabin rentals are not included in CF and returning camper discounts.  (* 2 night minimum.)  We’re having free children’s crafts, an afternoon wagon ride, and a free pizza party!  + Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back next weekend!  The Conneaut Lake Pumpkin Fest is this weekend!  Come and enjoy their giant pumpkin drop, and more!  The Pioneer Steam and Gas Engine Fall Harvest Show is this weekend in nearby Saegertown!             

Oct 20 – Closing Camp Weekend!  (Save $5.00 off our fall rates on your campsite or cabin!)  This is our last camping weekend for this season!  Please note that there are no planned events or activities, and rental amenities($) will not be available!

Symbols to note:

*Holiday Weekends – 3-night minimum.  Holiday rate charged.

*Special Event Weekends – 2-night minimum.  Summer weekend rate charged.

$ Extra Charge – Nominal fee is charged.
+ Gas Saver Program!  Leave your RV for no charge (except electricity) as long as you’re coming back the next weekend!  Or ask about our off-site storage for $1.00/day & $10.00 campsite spotting fee and $10.00 move back to storage fee for travel trailers & popups!

All campsite and cabin rates, entertainment, scheduled events, and planned activities are subject to change without notice.

Events listed in red are held in the local area.

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