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Holiday Event Weekends!

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Powder Horn has lots of fun planned for the summer of 2017!

Activities listings are always available at the office, or you can look over our activities calendar to stay up to date on what’s happening at Powder Horn!

Memorial Day (May 26th – 29th)

  • Kick off the summer camping season with us at Powder Horn Family Camping Resort. There is plenty of family fun to experience at our first holiday weekend of the summer! Don’t miss it! After you settle in on Friday, we have 3 on 3 basketball tournaments in two age groups followed by a live band for the whole family to enjoy in our function room. Don’t forget to stop by the horseshoe tournament at the pits!
  • Wake yourself up Saturday with a full body workout with Bear Essentials Fitness.  After lunch, join us back at the activity field for bounce house and tie dye fun from 2 PM – 4 PM. If you have enough energy left, join us in the evening at the Function Hall for our annual Steve Wronker’s Comedy Hypnosis; family friendly show.
  • Sunday keeps this memorable weekend going with a morning Zumba class with Barb, all ages and levels welcome,  and the day ends with a family movie night in our function room, popcorn provided

Fourth of July (June 30th-July 4th)

  • Join us for a weekend filled with RED, WHITE, and BLUE!
  • After you settle in on Friday, we have 3 on 3 basketball tournaments in two age groups.  Don’t forget to stop by the horseshoe tournament at the pits!
  • Wake yourself up Saturday morning with a full body workout with Bear Essentials Fitness.  After lunch, join us back at the activity field for bounce house and tie dye fun from 2 PM – 4 PM. If you have enough energy left, join us in the evening at the Function Hall for our annual Steve Wronker’s Comedy Hypnosis; family friendly show.
  • Sunday keeps this memorable weekend going with a morning Zumba class with Barb, all ages and levels welcome,  and the day ends with a family movie night in our function room, popcorn provided

Wet n Wacky! (July 14th-16th)

  • Join us for a weekend soaked in fun! WET, WACKY AND WICKED FUN! 
  • After you settle in on Friday, we have 3 on 3 basketball tournaments in two age groups.  Don’t forget to stop by the horseshoe tournament at the pits!
  • Wake yourself up Saturday morning with a full body workout with Bear Essentials Fitness.  After lunch, join us back at the activity field for water galore, water slide and games for the whole family from 2 PM – 4 PM. 
  • Sunday keeps this memorable weekend going with a morning Zumba class with Barb, all ages and levels welcome.
  • In the afternoon, relax by the pool featuring live music by Powder Horn’s own Valley Haze from 4-7!
  • The day ends with a family movie night in our function room, popcorn provided

Halloween Weekend (July 28th-30th) 

  • The last weekend in July brings back our most popular weekend: Halloween. Come ready to decorate your site in the spookiest fashion. Powder Horn gift certificates are awarded to winners in different categories! Our Halloween Party kicks off in the Function Hall at 2 pm, with our costume contest judging at 4 pm, there will be winners in different age groups. Don’t forget the candy; you will have the chance to hand out candy to lucky trick-or-treaters between 4 pm and 6 pm. Remember to get your orange balloon from the Office at check-in or by Saturday afternoon so kids know to stop at your site.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Staff will not be present for trick-or-treating, please make sure any children ages 12 & under are supervised by a parent or guardian. Only sites with balloons are participating in trick-or-treating, please do not disturb sites without balloons.
  • Saturday night come on down to the Function Hall for our Hall-o-teen Monster Bash Dance! DJ Chris Clancy will be playing all of your favorites from 7pm – 10pm.  
  • Sunday ends the madness with a Halloween movie night; popcorn and candy corn provided!

Eighties Weekend (August 11th – 13th) 

  • Our newest special weekend promises a great time for everyone, whether lived and loved the 1980s, or have only seen them in movies!
  • Saturday, we will have our 80s family festival from 2-4 pm in the activities field. Join us for an afternoon full of games and prizes! There will be a costume contest with judging at 4:00pm for best wacky 80s outfit. Sign up is from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm so be sure to come in your big hair and acid wash! NOTE: No Kid’s Activities in the morning on Saturday 8/12.
  • Saturday night, dance the night away to some live 80s rock, courtesy of the Easy Money Band!
  • Join us Sunday for Neon Tye Dye during Kid’s Activities from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on the Activity Field. Bring your own shirt or purchase one through the office to tye dye for $5.00 (+tax). Sunday night Movie Night will be throwing it back with a double feature! We will have a huge inflatable screen in the activity field for a “drive-in” movie experience! Bring your camp chairs and get comfy outdoors following an indoor movie! (No CARS Needed for the drive-in movie!)

 Labor Day Weekend (September 1 – 4)

  • Our last holiday weekend is sure to have something for everyone. Full of horseshoes, shuffleboard and basketball tournaments.
  • Saturday is our Family Carnival with a huge obstacle course, and carnival style games and fun. Steve Wronker’s Comedy Hypnosis; family friendly show finishes off the night.
  • Sunday starts at 9 am with face painting for the little ones. Then our annual Parent/Child Day relay races, with three age groups and three events to participate and compete in!

 

Important Information on All Special Events

  • During all special event weekends there will be no 9 AM to 12 PM kid’s activities on Saturday mornings as there are special planned events throughout the day. Please advise that these events are for the entire family and children 12 & under should be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times. Staff is running activities and will not be responsible for child supervision during these times. Food and beverages are provided by Powder Horn Activities only while supplies last. In order to be eligible for prizes and grab bags, you must sign-in during the first half hour of the event.
  • Please pickup an activity listing at office during your stay as dates and times are subject to change.  For the most up to date information and accurate times check the board outside the office upon check-in. Participants arriving after the first half hour may participate in events but are not guaranteed prizes. All events are free of charge excluding; outside food vendors, and the purchase of a Powder Horn t-shirts during tie dye events.

 

As always we aim to offer exciting family friendly events at all times. We encourage and greatly value participants’ feedback. Our office staff is available to field comments or complaints. Comment cards are available by our courtesy phone, you may also receive a survey after your stay.

Your time and attention will help us make our resort offerings better each year!