Bring your family to... Buffalo Lake Camping Resort
2016 Calendar of Events
April 15: OPEN for the 2015 SEASON
Join us to "Kick off" our 23rd year.
Special pricing until May 23rd.
April 22 - 24: EARTH DAY & SPRING PROJECT WEEKEND
with CHILI DUMP
Lend a hand in completing a early season project and receive a thank you certificate good towards your next stay. Annual chili dump on Saturday evening
May 6 - 8: MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND & MONTELLO FISH-n-FUN
Join in the festivities happening in and around Montello. It is sure to be a family fun filled weekend. Join us to make a special gift for Mom on Saturday. The staff makes breakfast on Sunday morning so you don't have to, and Moms eat FREE.*
May 20 - 22: ARMED FORCES / HERO'S WEEKEND
Free Friday and Saturday night camping for all soldiers and veterans as well as to EMT's, Firefighters and Police Officers. A Thank You from BLCR to America's Finest. Plan on attending the Saturday evenings Pot Luck Celebration. Reservation must be made by calling 608-297-2915
Swimming Pool Opens! (Weather Permitting)
May 27 - 30: MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Tye Dye shirts and movie on Saturday. Karaoke on Sunday night. Plus much more!!!
Kids Crafts and Activity Program every Saturday begins!*
June 3 - 5: FISHING FUN WEEKEND
Give fishing a try on June 4th and 5th when no license is required, maybe you'll get hooked. Kids fishing activities and contest on Saturday.
June 10 - 12: CELEBRATE DAIRY MONTH WEEKEND
Wisconsin is known for Cows and dairy products. We'll be making Ice Cream on Saturday.
June 17 - 19: FATHER'S DAY WEEKEND
We had a day for Mom so naturally Dad gets one too. Make a special gift for Dad on Saturday, and enjoy breakfast on Sunday morning made by the BLCR staff. Dads eat FREE!*
June 24 - 26: OLDIES WEEKEND
Its going to be a blast from the past as we look back to the days of yester-year. Saturday activities to include a Car Show
July 1 - 4: 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND
Planned activities including Karaoke, Horseshoe Tournament and Kids Ice Cream Eating Contest plus much more!!! Fireworks nearby at the Montello City Park
July 9: ANNUAL CRAFT and RUMMAGE SALE
Show off your artistic talents or bring your unwanted treasures to sell at the annual campground craft and rummage sale on Saturday, July 9th. Set up on your site on Saturday morning or browse the grounds for that special something you can't live without. Sign up in the store in advance to be included on the list of participating sites.
July 15 - 17: TROPICAL SPLASH WEEKEND
Listen to the sounds of the beach at the pool area. Plan to gather your friends and family to create sand sculptures and participate in all the wet and wild activities.
July 22 - 24: "CHRISTMAS IN JULY" WEEKEND Kids will create a special Christmas Craft and visit Santa on Saturday night. Decorate your camper and site. Prizes for the best decorated seasonal and overnight sites.
July 29 - 31: UP IN THE AIR WEEKEND We will be having a Balloon Lift off. Remember your special friend or family member by sending a balloon into the sky to honor them. Kids craft time will include our popular rocket making and shooting.
August 5 - 7: WESTERN WEEKEND & BBQ Giddy-up campers. It's time to put on your chaps and saddle up for some old-fashioned country western fun. There will be cowboy and cowgirl games in the afternoon, followed by a BBQ dinner and a "Barn Dance". RSVP*
August 12 - 14: STARS & S'MORES WEEKEND On Saturday night, we'll be having a group campfire to roast marshmallows, followed by Star gazing. Learn about the constellations and planets
August 19 - 21 : FATHER MARQUETTE DAYS City wide festival with crafters, softball, volleyball and a Saturday Parade
August 26 - 28: BACK TO SCHOOL WEEKEND
September 2 - 5: LABOR DAY WEEKEND
Craft & planned activities all weekend plus Karaoke and more!!!!
Kids Crafts every Saturday ends. & Swimming Pool closes for season
September 9 - 11: CAMPER APPRECIATION WEEKEND It will have been a great year and time for us to show our appreciation for your time spent with us over the year. Camp with us during the season 8 or more nights, stay free! Join us in the evening for a potluck dinner. We'll provide the meat and drinks. We look forward to reminiscing in the memories of the year with you.
Reservation must be made by calling 608-297-2915
September 15 - 18: MIDWEST VINTAGE TRAILER RALLY Open house. 11am – 3pm – Donation of non perishable items will be collected at the store for the Marquette County Food Bank
September 30 - October 2: CAMPGROUND HALLOWEEN I A ghoulishly good time. A Haunted House, trick or treating from site to site, campground wide decoration contest are just some of the spooky fun activities planned.
October 7 - 9: CAMPGROUND HALLOWEEN II It's too good to put into one weekend! So we'll do it all over again for the guests who survived or couldn't attend the first one.
October 14 - 16: LAST CAMPING WEEKEND
(*Some crafts and activities require an additional fee. All events and activities subject to change, see website or Facebook for details of each weekend.)