Great Columbus Campout

Great Columbus Campout 2018-09-07T11:36:56+00:00


The 2018 Campout event has been CANCELLED due to the severe weather predictions and warnings for our city/county. 

Great Columbus Campout (Flyer PDF)
We invite you and your family to our first annual family campout event at Mill Race Park! Join us for an overnight camping trip intended to provide your family with a chance to participate in a number of different activities, experience nature, unplug, and create lifelong memories! Price per person includes a t-shirt, dinner and breakfast (children 2 & under free)!

Please Note: Participants must bring their own camping equipment (including tent and sleeping bags).

DateCheck-in TimeCheck-out TimeAgeLocation FeeRegister
Saturday - Sunday, September 8 - 9 Between 2-5pm 10amAll*Mill Race Park$15/person**Online
*All those under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a registered adult.
**All participants must be registered and paid.

We will have a number of activities and partners assisting with programs for our event! Some of the events include:

  • Arts for Learning Activities (4 Stations)
    Station 1 – Adzooks Puppets 
    – Station 2 – Comic Book Designing
    – Station 3 – Explorations in Photography
    – Station 4 – Creating a Music Soundscape
  • Family Campsite Flag Decorating
  • FFY Team Tie-Dye Theme
  • Hammock Town
  • Slacklining (Thank you Steve Hambling)
  • Make Your Own Trail Mix
  • Cornhole, Giant Jenga and Spikeball
  • Nature Activities (Thank you Tinkergarten)
  • Family Game Night! (Thank you Turning Point)
  • Dinner by Blackerby’s Hangar 5 Catering
  • Root Beer Floats & Custard by Freddy’s (Thank you Freddy’s)
  • MakerSpace Activities (Thank you PU Extension of Barth Co.)
  • S’mores & Music (Thank you QMix)
  • Family Glow Walk