In 2018 We Have Some Great Family Fun With Our Themed Weekends
Rockin’ Oldies” Weekend – May 4-6
Our 9th Annual Classic car show Saturday afternoon 50/50 raffle supporting Reason to Ride ( for our veterans). Come on down pick your favorite car to win. Bring a blanket come enjoy our outdoor grill specials hamburgers and hot-dogs (small fee applied) with your family enjoy music by The Barley Hoppers. Join us for some old time favorites such as, sack races, 3-legged races and tug of war. Come join us for some old-fashioned games such as hopscotch, jump rope, Simon says, speedball and more. Later in the evening come sing your favorite song at karaoke. Our Annual Pickleball Tournament is also this weekend Saturday & Sunday.
Mother’s Day/Bingo Bonanza & $2000 Raffle Weekend – May 11-13
Celebrate Mom’s this weekend with a mother’s day wine and cheese social. All mom’s come out and have a friendly competition against your little ones. Along with the Mother’s Day breakfast buffet with our mother’s day basket raffle. Show your creativeness with “Paint and Party” by The Art House of Norwich (small fee applies). This fun-filled weekend also has 4 bingo sessions and our annual Mother’s Day $2000 Raffle. Each site reservation for this weekend will receive one free raffle ticket, while additional raffle tickets will be available for purchase. You don’t need to be present to win, join us for the prize drawing held at noon on Sunday. Prizes drawn will include a $1,000 grand prize winner, with an additional $1,000 to be awarded.
Mama Mia Italian Weekend May 18-20
Enjoy our Mama Mia Italian Weekend, Strawberry Park Style. Come and participate in the food and fun, by bringing your best sauce to the tasting competition. The dough will be flying at the pizza tossing contest. Along with a pizza, washer toss and pin the pepperoni on the pizza for kids. In the evening come enjoy Italian arts-n-crafts. Adults will be invited for a late night wine and cheese wagon ride. (BYOB, we’ll bring the cheese).
Memorial Day Weekend May 25-28
This long weekend fun doesn’t stop, a full activities Schedule of non-stop activities including Our First Egg Toss, Tie Dye, Teen Horseshoes, Kids Candy Bingo, Coloring Contest, Hula Hoop Tic Tac Toe, and More. Along with Paint and Party (small fee applied), Funtime Ceramics (small fee applied), Magic show with Mr. Magic, Hypnotist- Jim Spinnato and much more. Live music with Red Line and Eddie & the Exciters. Kids come on down and make your own red, white, and blue wind chime in arts and crafts. With a DJ Red, White, and Blue Themed dance with Double DJ. We will also have our 1st decorated Red, White, and Blue Themed golf cart parade of the season.
41st Annual Bluegrass Festival May 31 – June 3
Four days of world-class music!! Rhonda Vincent, The Gibson Brothers, The Lonely Heartstring Band, The Kruger Brothers, The SteelDrivers, Mile Twelve, Dailey Vincent, Just to name a few. Campsites and rentals fill quickly, so make your reservations early. Includes Thursday morning through Sunday 6PM. Please note that campsites for this weekend are ONLY available for festival attendees, and all members of your camping party who are 18 and older must purchase a festival pass (teenagers 17 and under are free with a paid adult). Each campsite or rental reservation must be for at least 2 adults. For those who prefer general admission Camping in the Rough there are 2 Camping choices—our Ballfield Picking Lot–There are only 50 spaces and they FREE but MUST be reserved, so Call 1800 356 2460 and make your reservation quickly as they do go fast. There is plenty of Free Camping just across from our entrance with free shuttle service to the venue. (festival pass fee only) No ground fires, generators, or pets allowed no hook-ups or picnic tables provided with any free rough camping or in Picker’s Lot). Rest Rooms are provided. Individual Day Visitor Passes for Thur, Fri, Sat or Sun may be Purchased in Advance, or at the gate.
For any kids attending we offer a few activities such as dodgeball, kid’s ABC basketball, washer toss, horseshoes, and more.
22nd Annual Cajun/Zydeco Festival June 7 – 10
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For any kids attending we offer a few activities such as dodgeball, kid’s ABC basketball, washer toss, horseshoes, and more.
Father’s Day Weekend June 15-17
This weekend is our 36th annual Horseshoes tournament with trophies for the top 3 pitchers. Along With free ice-cold draught beer and sandwiches for all Dads who stop by the horseshoe tourney. It’s our 15th “Little Miss Strawberry Park” pageant. (2 age divisions) and the time for our traditional “Dad’s only” Softball game. We have many activities for the kids to compete against their fathers, such as tug-o-war, running races, teens vs. dad’s softball game, kids vs. fathers volleyball game, and more. All of the kids come on out and make a gift in arts-n-crafts for your dad.
Mardi Gras June 22 – 24
New Orleans comes to Strawberry Park with music, food and beads that are associated with this fine city. This weekend is sure to be the biggest hit with our Mardi Gras decorated Golf cart parade, Come dressed up and participate in the fun at our Mardi Gras Ball DJ dance.
Summer Events and Activities
During the summer (starting June 22) a full daily schedule of 45 plus planned and supervised activities are featured every day. We are bringing back old school games to new school, such as 7-up, bike races, coloring contest, jacks, Simon says, hopscotch, jump rope, hot potato, red light green light, mother may i duck duck goose, hide-n-seek, and more. New activities this year are spike ball, candy ball, speedball, hula hoop tic tac toe, remote control car races, and more. Also many new playground games and parachute games. Our Super Soaker Wagon Ride as well as our sing along/Story wagon ride. Don’t miss out on summer favorites such as Bingo, Softball, Volleyball, Egg Toss, Our Tournament Games, Ceramics, Tie Dye (small fee applies), and Paint & Party by the Art House of Norwich(fee applies). Daily entertainment such as poolside music, bonfire, hypnotists, magic shows, DJ dances, outdoor movies and much more. Don’t miss out on our fun-filled themed weekends where costumes, site and golf cart decorating are highly encouraged. The kids will love our Splash Park, Water Slide, and our Bounce Pillow. The fun doesn’t stop at Strawberry Park, every day is like a weekend.
Summer Kick-off Luau Pool Party Weekend – June 29 – July 1
Starting with this weekend we offer a full activity schedule including the official opening of all 3 pools, Splash Park, Water Slide, Super Soaker Wagon Ride as well as our sing-along wagon ride, Site decorating contest and our favorite decorated Golf cart parades. Get ready to participate in our water activities fun for all ages. This Includes the diving contest, push-n-plunge, hula hoop swim, treasure dive, swim races, water limbo, and more. Our weekly activities will be in high gear with drip-drip splash, water relay, the great jungle escape, musical chairs, duck pond, Four cones, water cup relay, Beach Ball relay race, dodgeball, kickball, egg toss, horseshoes, parachute games, kan jam, corn hole, volleyball, washer toss, and more. Join us later in the evening for our tiki-themed dance.
June 6 – 8 – 4th of July Weekend
Come help celebrate one of the great American holidays and participate in the full range of Activities, including our Red, White and Blue Concentration, Bike Decorating Contest, Patriotic Balloon Pop, and Red White and Blue Tag. Join Us for our Fourth of July Arts and Crafts where you make your own Uncle Sam Hat. Come into our store and guess the amount of candy in our Fourth of July Jar. Participate in our American Pride golf cart parade and dance. Don’t forget to sign up your team for the always popular Mud Wrestling, and Join us for our Fourth of July Bonfire with Gopher Broke.
July 13-15 Family Fun Fest
Come and bring your family along for this fun-filled weekend which includes a Dunk Tank, Rock Wall, Human bowling game, Human Hungry Hungry Hippos, Sumo Wrestling, Obstacle course, 9 Hole Mini Golf, Game challenges, Ironman, Bungee/Gladiator combo, Speed Pitch, Batting Cages, Inflatable Basketball, Caterpillar Crawl, Boom blasters, Children’s Maze, Spin Art, Face painting, balloon artists, Tie Dye, Cotton Candy, Hula Hoop Tic Tac Toe, and much more. Enjoy our live animal demonstration by Animal World Experience and even have a chance to touch and hold some of the animals. Bring the whole family along to come and make a hand print family tree during arts and crafts.
July 20-22 Disney
This weekend come meet, greet and take lots of pictures with your two favorite mice, a beautiful princess in gold and her prince . Enjoy a character parade, games with the characters, character Wagon ride, Character dance – Come Dressed as your favorite Disney characters, and Disney golf cart parade. Throughout the weekend we have many Disney themed activities such as Donald duck pond, pass the enchanted rose, face painting, bean bag toss into teapots, Pluto’s frisbee toss, story time shuffle, build your puzzle the fastest, pin the ears on Mickey, pin the bow on Minnie, and bobbing for apples. Come and decorate your own teacup. Come to our kid’s character Breakfast (small fee applies) on Sunday. Don’t forget to dress up so we can see who your favorite character is.
July 27-29 Christmas
Santa will sing songs and read a traditional Christmas story to the kids. Come and sing with Santa on our wagon ride. Santa will be leading the golf cart parade and be showing you some moves at the dance. Arts and crafts where kids can make reindeer and snowman snack treats. Join us for some of our Christmas themed activities such as pin the nose on the reindeer, human snowman, snowman slam, throw snowballs in the snowman’s mouth, roll a reindeer, super fun Christmas game, and our naughty and nice toss. Come into the office and guess how many candy canes are in the jar. For the Strawberry Park Christmas tree, come decorate your own ornament. Along with making snowman, and reindeer out marshmallows and Oreos. Decorating in July is more fun than ever at Strawberry Park, so grab the lights and the tinsel because Santa is coming to town.
August 3 – 5 Strawberry Park Got Talent
People of all ages come on down to our first annual Strawberry Park’s Got Talent Competition where a variety of talents will come together and show their stuff. You can sing, dance, tell jokes, do magic, or even hula hoop! There’s no extent to the different possibilities you can show our judges during our competition. Prizes will be awarded for the top three in each age group ranging from little kids to adults. Start off by showing us what you got at Arts-N-Crafts making what you’re best at. Then join us at the dance later to find out the winners of the competition. Don’t forget to show up at our golf cart parade
August 10-12 Casino Weekend
August 17-19 Pirates
Arrrrr ya ready kids?? Jack Sparrow will be out and about so make sure to get some of his booty as he wanders thru the park and be sure to catch a picture with this famous pirate. Dress like a pirate, talk like a pirate and don’t miss out on our walk the plank diving contest and treasure hunt, and pirate golf cart parade.
August 24-26 Champions
This is the chance for everyone to show their colors and their favorite teams from baseball, basketball, football, hockey, you decide who is your favorite and wear your colors proud. Come join us and participate in the various activities of the weekend. Sports challenges will be on for this weekend and trophies awarded. On Sunday, you don’t want to miss our Annual STAFF vs Owners Softball game.
August 31 – September 3 Labor Day
The last long weekend of the summer will be full of entertainment for all ages from many of our regular scheduled activities and events to our planned tournaments. Including our 4th Annual Corn Hole Tournament with trophies for the top 3 winners. Start the weekend early and join us at our Thursday night bonfire. Sign your teams up early for Sunday’s Mud Wrestling. A great way to end the summer on a high note and take home some great memories.
September 7 – 9 Bingo Bonanza
September 14 -16 Westminster Dog / Talent Show
September 21-23 Redneck
We will be passing the plunger, toilet paper tossing and cupcake eating contest, Wear your best hillbilly clothes; remember to bring a red solo cup to our redneck golf cart parade.