Sodus Bay Activities & Events

** LAKE BLUFF CAMPING CLUB **
Camp for 6 nights and the 7th night is FREE!!
Please pick up your Camping Club Card at the camp store.
Cannot be combined with other discounts or carried over to next season.
NOT VALID on Holiday Weekends.

The activities at Lake Bluff Campground just seem to get better year after year! Join the fun any weekend from our opening day in April through our closing in October. We have plenty of family fun in store throughout the season. Join us for Pot Luck Dinners, Fishing Derbies, Crazy Contests, Holiday Celebrations and much, much more! We celebrate Christmas in July and Halloween in August, and our annual Golf Tournament is always a big hit. (Bring your hardhat!) For the young and young at heart, you will always find family friendly activities that make every weekend special at Lake Bluff Campground. Use our schedule, below, to choose your weekends to camp .. or camp any weekend with the assurance that there will always be something fun to do!

2014 ACTIVITIES

April       |       May       |       June       |       July       |       August       |       September       |       October

Volunteers are always needed & welcomed for activities.
Please pre-register for food events. Limited seating is available.
All breakfasts and dinners will cost $1.00 more at the door.
Wagon Rides every Friday night (starting May 9th, weather permitting.)
FREE Children's Mini-Golf every Friday night.
All activities subject to change without notice.

APRIL

15 WELCOME BACK CAMPERS! Park opens for the season.
19 - 20 Spring Clean-Up Weekend - Pitch in and help your neighbors. Park personnel will bring wagon around to pick up debris.
PLEASE DO NOT place lawn debris in dumpsters.
Sunday 9:00-11:00am FREE coffee and donuts. Come join us!
25 - 26 HAPPY NEW (CAMPING) YEAR WEEKEND
Friday 5:00-6:00pm Kids free mini-golf
Saturday NASCAR Pools - sign up at the store
4:30pm Wine & Casserole Pot Luck Dinner!
Meet and greet in the Rec Hall. Bring your favorite wine to share and a dish to pass. There are prizes for the best casserole, and always plenty of food. Everyone eats! Everyone votes! (Write down your recipe for the new LBC Cookbook.)
6:00pm Euchre tournament and games for all.
7:30pm NASCAR Richmond race will be on in the Rec Hall (on Fox)

MAY

2 - 3 5K WEEKEND! In memory of Lori DeCarlo
(LOC Spring Fishing Derby begins.)
10% off campsites for those entered in the 5K.
Registration Forms Not Yet Available
Friday 5:00-6:00pm Kids free mini golf.
Saturday Hosting our 3rd Annual Fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
50/50 raffle tickets will be sold throughout the day.
10:00am Registration at Lake Bluff Campground
11:00am Walk begins, leaving from Lake Bluff Campground. Awards / recognition at the Rec Hall immediately following the 5K.
11:30am - 1:30pm Fundraising Luncheon
1:00pm Raffle drawing
7:00pm Bingo at the Rec Hall

It's Apple Blossom Time: Enjoy the sweet smell of the blossoms from adjoining orchards

9 - 11 MOTHER'S DAY CELEBRATION
20% off campsites for mothers.
Friday Mother's register to win a FREE gift!
Pick up your scavenger hunt list at the store.
5:00-6:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:00pm Wagon Rides
Saturday NASCAR Pools - sign up at the store
9:00-10:30am Mother's Day Breakfast ($6.00). **Pre-Registration is Required.** (Mother's FREE with minimum $1.00 donation to Camp Good Days!) Homemade corned beef hash, eggs, sausage, toast, coffee and juice.
11:30am Ladies Gift Exchange. Bring a wrapped gift under $20.00 to Rec Hall
2:00-3:00pm Come to the Rec Hall for crafts ($). Kids craft FREE! Ceramics.
7:00pm Turn in your scavenger hunt findings
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
NASCAR Kansas Race will be on in the Rec Hall after Bingo (on Fox).
Sunday Happy Mother's Day
10:00am Drawing (you do not need to be present to win.)
LOC Fishing Derby ends.
16 - 18 FIRE FIGHTERS APPRECIATION FESTIVAL
20% off campsite for registered firefighters or auxiliary firefighters.
Friday Pick up your Coloring Contest Picture at the store.
50/50 Raffle to benefit local fire department.
5:00-6:00pm Kid's free mini golf
8:00pm Wagon rides
Saturday Fritz Loomis, a local woodcarver, will be carving in the park.
11:00am-12:00pm Free Kids Craft / Activity
1st Annual Pig Roast
In Appreciation of our Firefighters & Auxiliary ($7.00)
Kids under 5 years of age eat FREE
4:00pm Dinner - First Seating
5:00pm Dinner - Second Seating
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
Sunday 9:00-10:30am Breakfast - $6.00. ** Preregistration is required **
French toast, eggs, hashbrowns, bacon, sausage, coffee & juice
24 - 27 HOLIDAY CELEBRATION
Pool opens for the season (heater will be on!)
Friday **Camp Good Days** (turn in empties with deposit)
Pick up your Scavenger Hunt List at the store.
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides
Saturday 11:00am-12:00pm Face painting and tattoos
2:00pm Meet at the Basketball Court for a game. Ages 13 and up.
2:00pm Frog Follies
3:00-4:00pm Decorate your bike & golf cart at the Rec Hall for the parade.
4:00pm Bicycle & Golf Cart Parade. Prize for the best-decorated bike/golf cart.
7:00pm Turn in your Scavenger Hunt findings.
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
Sunday 10:30am Church Services
1:00pm Horseshoe Tournament
1:00-2:00pm Kids Craft / Activity ($)
2:30pm Candy Bar Bingo - one candy bar per board. (Please no mini candy bars.)
7:30pm Balloon launch.
Monday Happy Memorial Day!

JUNE

May 30 - 1 POLKA DOT WEEKEND IS BACK
Friday **Camp Good Days!** (turn in empties with deposit)
Prizes for best Polka Dot Decorated Site
Pick up your Coloring Contest Picture at the store
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides
Saturday 11:00am-12:00pm Free Kids Craft / Activity
12:00pm Polka Dot Outfit Contest - meet at Rec Hall
1:00-2:00pm Pizza on the grill - $3.50
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures at Rec Hall
7:30pm BINGO!
Sunday 9:00-10:30am Breakfast Burritos - $6.00. ** Preregistration is required **
Eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, coffee, juice & all the fixin's for burritos!
6 - 8 HOMELESS AWARENESS WEEKEND
10% off for anyone donating gently used clothing or non-perishable food items.
Turn in all empty cans/bottles with a deposit to benefit the Success House
Friday Pick up your Scavenger Hunt List at the store
4:00pm Volunteers needed at the store to raise money for Success House
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides
Saturday 12:00-1:00pm Free Kids Craft / Activity
5:00pm Spaghetti & Meatball Dinner. Bring a dessert to pass.
All proceeds to benefit the Success House. $6.00 donation.
7:00pm Turn in your Scavenger Hunt findings
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
Following Bingo - "Cops & Robbers" at the Rec Hall for children & adults
13 - 15 FATHER'S DAY CELEBRATION & STRAWBERRY FEST
Friday Father's register for FREE drawing.
Pick up your Coloring Contest Picture list at the store
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides. Watch for the full moon tonight.
Saturday 9:00-10:30am Father's Day Breakfast - $6.00 ** Preregistration is required **
(Father's eat FREE with a minimum $1.00 donation to Camp Good Days!)
Scrambled eggs, home fries, frittata, sausage, bacon, toast, juice & coffee
11:00am-12:00pm Giga Ball, Bounce Arena and Bounce Horse Races
3:00pm Strawberry Shortcake eating contest with prizes!
Strawberry Shortcake for all after the contest.
4:00-5:00pm Free Kids Craft / Activity
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
Summer L.O.C. Fishing Derby Begins!
Sunday 10:00am Happy Father's Day!
Drawing (need not be present to win)
20 - 22 THE GREAT AMERICAN CAMPOUT WEEKEND
Get outdoors, come camping!
LBC Open House and Craft / Yard Sale
Friday Pick up your Scavenger Hunt list at the store
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides
Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm Camp-wide Yard & Craft Sale
11:00am-1:00pm Balloon Artist & Face Painting
11:30am-2:00pm Hot Dogs, Pizza & Cotton Candy ($) at the Rec Hall
1:00pm Child Safe IDs by the Wayne County Sheriff's Office
7:00pm Turn in your Scavenger Hunt findings
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
9:00pm Sky Lanterns Launch
27 - 29 RACE DAY WEEKEND
Friday Pick up your Coloring Contest Pictures at the store
7:00-8:00pm Adult Pool Time
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides
Saturday NASCAR POOLS - Sign Up at the Store
11:30am-1:00pm Hot Dog, Hamburger & Soda Special ($)
2:00-4:00pm Cart Races, Sack Races & 3-Legged Races (compete in all 3, get a guaranteed prize)
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures at the Rec Hall
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
NASCAR Kentucky Race will be on in the Rec Hall after Bingo (on TNT)
Sunday 9:00-10:30am Breakfast - $6.00 ** Preregistration is required **
Scrambled Eggs, pancakes, hashbrowns, bacon, ham, coffee & juice

JULY

2 - 3 Wed & Thurs 2:30-3:30pm Kids Craft / Activity
4 - 6 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION
Glow Lights For Sale All Day!
Friday *Mercy Flight Benefit* (turn in all empties with a deposit).
Pickup your FREE Sailboat Kit and Scavenger Hunt list at the store
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides
Saturday 10:00-11:00am Work on your sailboats at the Rec Hall
11:30am Children's Sailboat Race
1:00-2:30pm Magician will be in the park entertaining
2:00-5:30pm DJ & Karaoke by the Pool
2:00pm Horseshoe Tournament
7:00pm Turn in your Scaventer Hunt findings
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
9:00pm Balloon Launch
Sunday 10:30am Church Service
2:00-3:00pm Decorate your Bike & Golf Cart at the Rec Hall
3:00pm Bicycle & Golf Cart Parade - Prize for the best decorated bike / golf cart
4:00pm Candy Bar Bingo - one candy bar per board. Please no mini candy bars
9 - 10 Wed & Thurs 2:30-3:30pm Kids Craft / Activity
11 - 13 CHRISTMAS IN JULY / WINTER WONDERLAND
Decorate your site & win prizes
Friday Write a letter to Santa with your address and you will receive a letter back.
Pickup your Coloring Contest Picture at the store.
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Festival of Lights (behind the "W" sites)
Saturday Get Your Sites Decorated!! Prizes for best day and night sites
11:30am-1:00pm "Winter Wonderland" - Sant will have treats for the kids
2:00pm "Sleigh" rides & site judging for the best daytime site
4:00pm FREE kids craft
4:00pm Meet at the Basketball Court for a game. Ages 13 and up.
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures at Rec Hall
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
9:00pm "Sleigh" rides and site judging for the best nighttime site.
Watch for the full moon tonight
Sunday 10:00am Site decorating Contest results and awards
16 - 17 2:30-3:30pm Kids Craft / Activity
18 - 19 LBC's 10TH ANNIVERSARY / WET & WILD WEEKEND
Friday Bring your squirt guns and water cannons. Please no water balloons
Pickup your Scavenger Hunt list at the store
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm The "Dry Run" Gun Ship starts at the Rec Hall
Saturday 11:30am-5:30pm 10th ANNUAL SAUSAGE & CORN ROAST - $7.00
Bring your appetite! All You Can Eat! Eat All Day! ** Preregistration Required **
Sausage, hot dogs, roasted corn & salt potatoes
11:00am Kids Dunkin' 4 Change
2:00pm Ride the Water Gun Wagon Ride. Prepare to get WET! Please no water balloons.
6:00pm Bingo at the Rec Hall. Turn in Scavenger Hunt findings after Bingo!
7:30-10:30pm DJ outside near the Horseshoe Pits
23 - 24 2:30-3:30pm Kids Crafts / Activity
25 - 27 6TH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
Bring your golf clubs (2 only) for our 9-hole cross-campground golf tournament!!
NEW FOAM BALLS & A BIGGER, BETTER COURSE THIS YEAR!!
Friday Pickup your Coloring Contest Picture at the store
7:00-8:00pm Adult Pool Time
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides
Saturday 11:00am Kids Dunkin' 4 Change at the Pool
12:30pm Pre-tournament registration (Marshall's needed)
1:00pm Golf Tournament begins. Prizes for 1st & 2nd place!
3:00-4:00pm FREE Kids Craft / Activity
5:00pm 19th Hole Steak Dinner after the tournament - $8.00 ** Preregistration Required **
Ribeye Steak, tossed salad, french fries & corn on the cob
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
Sunday Summer LOC Fishing Derby Ends
July 30 - 31 2:30-3:30pm Kids Crafts / Activity

AUGUST

1 - 2 6TH ANNUAL REDNECK WEEKEND
Friday Pickup your Scavenger Hunt list at the store
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides - hop on board ya'll!
Saturday 10:30-11:30am Free kids craft
12:00-1:30pm Lunch - $5.00 - Hots, burgers, french fries & soda
3:00-4:00pm Red Neck Games
7:00pm Turn in your Scavenger Hunt findings
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
6 - 7 2:30-3:30pm Kids Crafts / Activity
8 - 10 HALLOWEEN IN AUGUST
Decorate your site - Win Prizes!!
Friday Pickup your Coloring Contest Picture at the store
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
9:00pm Haunted Walk!! (no wagon ride)
We're always improving! Volunteers are always needed & welcomed!
Saturday Get your sites decorated! Prizes for best day and night sites
11:30am-1:00pm Hot Dog, Hamburger & Soda Social ($)
12:00(noon)-2:00pm Halloween Party. DJ with karaoke, snacks, face painting and costume judging
3:00pm Trick-or-Treat at the campsites and the store. Come in costume.
4:30pm Wagon Rides for daytime site judging
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures at Rec Hall
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
9:00pm Wagon Rides for best night site judging.
Watch for meteor shower.
Sunday 10:00am Site decorating contest results and awards
13 - 14 2:30-3:30pm Kids Crafts / Activity
15 - 17 CARNIVAL WEEKEND
Fall L.O.C. Fishing Derby begins
Friday Pickup your Scavenger Hunt list at the store
7:00-8:00pm Adult Pool Time
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm The "SS LBC" departs from the Rec Hall
Saturday 11:00am FREE kids craft / activity
2:00-4:00pm Carnival w/Dunk Tank, games, prizes, food & activities
7:00pm Turn in your Scavenger Hunt findings
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
Following Bingo - "Cops & Robbers" at the Rec Hall for children & adults
Sunday 9:00-10:30am Breakfast - $6.00 ** Preregistration is required **
Scrambled eggs, pancakes, homefries, bacon, ham, coffee & juice
20 - 21 2:30-3:30pm Kids Crafts / Activity
22 - 24 FAMILY FUN WEEKEND
Friday Pickup your Coloring Contest Pictures at the store
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm The Family Fun Run Wagon Ride
Saturday NASCAR Pools - Sign up at the store
10:00-11:00am FREE kids craft / activity
11:30am-12:30pm Poker Walk. Hi & Low Hand split the pot. $1.00
1:30pm "Horse" racing at the Shuffle Ball Court
3:00pm Candy Bar Bingo - one candy bar per board (please no mini candy bars)
5:00-6:30pm Family Pot Luck Supper (bring a dish to pass)
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures at Rec Hall
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall, followed by games for all
NASCAR Bristol Race on in the Rec Hall after Bingo (on ABC)
Sunday 9:00-10:30am Breakfast - $6.00 ** Preregistration is required **
Ham & cheesy eggs, hashbrowns, bacon, sausage, coffee & juice
27 - 28 2:30-3:30pm Kids Crafts / Activity

SEPTEMBER

Aug 29 - 1 LABOR DAY WEEKEND
Friday *Muscular Dystrophy Benefit* (turn in all empties with deposit)
Pickup your Free Sailboat Kit and Scavenger Hunt list at the store
7:00-8:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:30pm Wagon Rides
Saturday 10:00-11:00am Work on your sailboats at the Rec Hall
11:30am Children's Sailboat Race
1:00-5:00pm Band "Tangent" outside by the horseshoe pit
4:00pm Meet at the Basketball Court for a game. Ages 13 and up.
7:00pm Turn in your Scavenger Hunt findings
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
Sunday 10:30am Church Services
1:00pm Horseshoe Tournament
1:00-2:00pm Kids' craft ($)
3:00pm Matchbox car races at the Shuffle Board Court
7:00pm Sky Lanterns Launch
Monday Happy Labor Day!
Pool Closes! Fall LOC Fishing Derby ends
5 - 7 GRANDPARENTS WEEKEND
10% off campsites for Grandparents.
20% off if you're camping with your grandchildren.
Friday Pickup your Coloring Contest Pictures at the store
5:00-6:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:00pm Wagon Rides
Saturday NASCAR POOLS - Sign up at the store
11:00am-12:00pm Craft ($)
11:30am - 1:00pm Hots / Brats & Soda Special ($)
3:00-4:00pm Ice Cream Extravaganza ($)! Get your 3 favorite scoops and head to the topping bar!
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures at the Rec Hall
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
NASCAR RICHMOND RACE will be on in the Rec Hall after Bingo (on ABC)
Sunday Happy Grandparents Day!
9:00-10:30am Breakfast - $6.00 (special rate for Grandparents) ** Preregistration Required **
Ham & Cheesy eggs, bacon, sausage, country homefries, coffee & juice
12 - 13 CAMPER APPRECIATION WEEKEND
Friday Pickup your Scavenger Hunt list at the store
5:00-6:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:00pm Wagon Rides (weather permitting)
Saturday 11:00am-12:00pm FREE kids craft / activity
2:00pm Air Hockey tournament
4:30-6:00pm Pig Roast - $8.00 ** Preregistration Required **
Roast Pork, Pulled Pork, Roast Beef, rolls, salt potatoes & cole slaw
7:00pm Turn in your Scavenger Hunt findings
7:30pm Bingo at the Rec Hall
19 - 20 PURPLE FOOT WEEKEND
Friday Pickup your Coloring Contest Pictures at the store
5:00-6:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:00pm Wagon Rides (weather permitting)
Saturday 11:00am-12:00pm FREE kids craft / activity
12:30pm Wine Tour to Thorpe Vineyard ($) ** Preregistration Required **
1:00-2:00pm FREE mini golf for all
7:00pm Bingo at the Rec Hall. Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures after Bingo
7:30pm Wine & Cheese Party (bring your favorites to share)
26 - 27 APPLE FESTIVAL
Discounted Apples from our Produce Stand
Friday Pickup your Scavenger Hunt list at the store
5:00-6:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:00pm Wagon Rides (weather permitting)
Saturday 11:00am-12:00pm FREE kids craft / activity
11:30am-1:00pm Hot Dog, Hamburger & Soda Special ($)
2:30pm Apple tasting, Cider tasting. Bring your most unique apple dish for prizes.
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures at the Rec Hall
7:30pm Bingo, Euchre & indoor games for all at the Rec Hall after Bingo
Enjoy the Fall Foliage! Pick your own apples! Visit Thorpe Winery, a local winery.
Visit Alasha Farms for U-Pick apples or Orchard View Market for a variety of fall fruits & vegetables.

OCTOBER

3 - 5 HAPPY FALL Y'ALL
Come enjoy some fun fall camping
Friday Pickup your Coloring Contest Pictures at the store
5:00-6:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:00pm Wagon Rides (weather permitting)
Saturday 11:00am Carmel apples, followed by a FREE kids craft / activity
2:00pm Apple Launch (with our giant slingshot). See what you can hit!
5:30pm ETHNIC POT LUCK DINNER (bring a dish to pass).
Remember: hot dogs, apple pie and pizza are ethnic, too!
7:00pm Turn in your Coloring Contest Pictures at the Rec Hall
7:30pm Bingo. Euchre Tournament & indoor games for all at the Rec Hall after Bingo
Sunday 9:00-10:30am Breakfast - $6.00 ** Preregistration Required **
2 types of pancakes, sausage, bacon, coffee & juice
10 - 12 COLUMBUS DAY WEEKEND
Pay for 2 nights and the 3rd is FREE
(Cannot be combined with any other offer)
Friday *Camp Good Days* (turn in all empties with deposit)
COAT DRIVE FOR THE HOMELESS! Donate gently used coats.
Pick up your Scavenger Hunt list at the store
5:00-6:00pm Kids free mini golf
8:00pm Sail on the "Santa Maria" leaving from the Rec Hall dock
Saturday Football Pools - sign up at the store
Scarecrow Making Contest Bring some old clothes and stuff them. Be creative! Best scarecrows win prizes! We'll supply the stuffing.
11:30am-1:00pm Hot Dog, Hamburger & Soda Special ($)
1:00-2:00pm Throw darts at the giant balloon pumpkin
3:30-5:30pm SOUPER DAYS! Bring your best soup for judging! (Write down your recipe for the new LBC Cookbook)
6:00pm Bingo! Turn in your Scavenger Hunt findings after bingo.
7:00-10:00pm DJ Dee and karaoke
Sunday 10:00am Scarecrow winner will be announced
1:00 It's a Tailgate Party! Bring a snack to share. The football game will be on in the Rec Hall
17 - 19 LAST WEEKEND
Park closes for the season. See you next year!
Sunday 2:00pm Park Closes