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CANOEING - KAYAKING - TUBING - SCENIC TRIPS AVAILABLE

Join in our Seasonal Fishing Contest
from May 1st through 5:00 PM on September 1st.
Entry fee - $5.00. Trophy & Cash Prize!
Fishing limited to our river only.
See store for rules and to sign-up.

Fishing at Winding River Campground

Heated Swimming Pool at Winding River Campground

Playground at Winding River Campground


All activities are subject to change due to weather conditions and participation!
Check in store for added activities and times.
Discounts cannot be combined.

2016
April
April 22 - 24 EARLY BIRD CLEAN-UP WEEKEND
Welcome back old and new campers. Start the season off right by dusting away those cob webs. In the evening, join us for some coffee and cake in the Rec Hall. Deep discounts on t-shirts $5.00 on regular sizes (price varies on sizes & styles). Stay 2 nights and receive 20% off your stay.
April 29 - May 1 MEET –N- GREET NEW & OLD WEEKEND
Welcome in the 2016 season with us. There will be a ball game in the afternoon for the kids. Come to the Rec Hall in the evening to meet and greet some new friends. BYOB and a snack to share. Stay 2 nights and receive 20% off your stay.
 
May
May 6 - 8 MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND
Bring mom camping at Winding River for her special day. Kids, come up to make mom a gift ($). Later, join us for an ice cream social (Moms free), and a card game to win a prize. Don’t forget to enter your mom in our mother’s day raffle. Stay 2 nights and receive 20% off your stay.
May 13 - 15 MAY FEST WEEKEND
Celebrate the spring season and join us for a relaxing weekend. Take a walk and discover nature, or spend the afternoon browsing at the local shops at Smithville’s May Fest. Later in the evening, join us by the fire and roast hot dogs. Stay 2 nights and receive 20% off your stay.
May 20 - 22 SHOWER OF FLOWERS WEEKEND
Come on over and join us for a ride down the Great Egg Harbor River. Friday evening ceramics ($). Kids, gather your friends for a game of beach volleyball. Adults, come out in the evening and enjoy garden plant bingo ($). Don’t forget to sign up for a hanging basket raffle. Take 20% off of two or more nights. Campers Only Discount: Take $10.00 off of a Canoe or Double Kayak.
May 27 - 30 MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Join us for a non-stop weekend of fun! Pool opens so bring your suits and towels! Friday night Adult only XXX Bingo (no kids allowed). Saturday, kids meet us by the pool for some relay races. Corn hole Game? Adults join us for our first annual Corn Hole Tournament ($). Kids, do you like to draw? Meet us for sidewalk chalk drawings. Later in the evening, join us for Night at the Races ($). Will your horse take first? Sunday, bring your drinks and chairs up for music with, “Joe’s Secret Sauce.”
 
June
June 3 - 5 WINE LOVERS WEEKEND
Sit back, and relax and enjoy the beautiful laurel trees in the park. Kids color me souvenir t-shirts ($). If you like wine, this weekend is for you. Come purchase a souvenir WR wine glass and enjoy samplings of local wines from the area’s wineries.
June 10 - 12 BINGO BLAST WEEKEND
B4 you think of camping somewhere else, take a chance and camp with us. Come on out and see if you have the luck to win Bingo at WR. Friday night, BBB (Bath & Body Bingo) ($). Saturday, we have dodge ball and Bingo ($) for the kids during the day. Later in the evening, adults come join us for cash Bingo ($). Bring an appetizer to share. Kids meet in playground for man hunt game.
June 17 - 19 FATHER’S DAY WEEKEND
Hey dads, leave the honey-do list at home and come stay at WR for a weekend about you! Dads and kids meet at the old fishing hole for a fishing contest (9:30-11:00 AM). We will supply the bait, you bring the rod and reel. Prizes will be awarded! Kids, come make dad a craft ($) in the afternoon. Dads, come up front for a corn hole tournament. Later, join us by the stage for music with Vince.
June 24 - 26 SCHOOL’S OUT FOR SUMMER
Throw those books away, and run on over to WR. There will be a kids vs kids volleyball tournament, basketball shoot off, giant Jenga, messy relay races and glow light candy hunt. Visit our local hometown celebration. See store for directions.
 
July
July 1 - 4 STAR SPANGLED WEEKEND
Friday night, join us in the rec hall for ceramics ($). Saturday, grab your suits and water pistols and board the Wet Pony Express Wagon Ride for some wet fun and pool games. In the evening, bring your drinks and chairs up for music by “NO Clue.” Sunday, there will be a scavenger hunt and a Red, White, & Blue bike and golf cart parade (prizes will be awarded). Adults, join us for our second annual, “How well do you know your significant other?” This should be a blast!
July 8 - 10 CAMP FEAR WEEKEND
Are you ready for a challenge? What is your level of fear? Come out and play or cheer on your favorite friend (must sign up in the store and sign permission slip). We will also have a parkour obstacle course. Meet by the pond in the evening for night fishing. Bait sold in the store.
July 15 - 17 GREASE LIGHTING WEEKEND
Grab your poodle shirts and leather jackets and join us for a weekend filled with bubble gum blowing, greased egg throwing, and watermelon eating contest. Root Beer Floats ($). Ladies, join us in the rec hall for a game of Thirty One Bingo with Lil ($).
July 22 - 24 CHRISTMAS WONDERLAND
Come deck the campground with bells and holly and bring your decorations for our Christmas Tree Decorating Contest (prizes will be awarded). Friday night, we will be decorating Ugly Christmas T-shirts (judging will take place Saturday evening). Get into the Christmas spirit, and join us Saturday in the rec hall to paint a Christmas ornament ($). Get ready for the Big Jolly Man in Red, “Santa,” who will be arriving by the campground’s bob-sleigh and will be passing out cookies and ice cream for all the kids. Later, buy a glow stick in the store and carol around the campground to look at all the festive decorated sites.
July 29 - 31 NAME THAT TUNE WEEKEND
Sit back, relax as you whistle your way down the Great Egg Harbor River. Campers only- take $3.00 off tube rentals. Friday night, cash Bingo ($). Join us Saturday for a craft ($) and a game or two of Giant Jenga. In the evening, grab your drinks and chairs and meet us in the field for a good old game of Name That Tune.
 
August
August 5 - 7 SPLISH SPLASH WEEKEND
Splash your way on over for a weekend filled with water adventures. Saturday morning, join us for a craft ($). Then hop on over to the pool for noodle races, sponge bucket challenge, then a water balloon toss. In the evening, join us for a night swim and ice cream social ($). Sign up for summer glass painting party for next weekend. Limited seats available.
August 12 - 14 PARROT HEAD WEEKEND
It’s 5:00 o’clock somewhere! Friday night, ladies sign up (space is limited), and join us for a summer glass painting party with Andrea ($). Join us Saturday for a craft ($), scavenger hunt, lemon sucking challenge and Giant Jenga Game. There will also be a Wet Island hayride. Later that evening, join us with your favorite tropical drink as we listen to music by “Daddy Duo”.
August 19 - 21 AWESOME 80’S WEEKEND
Peace, Love, and Rock n Roll. This will be a colorful weekend for sure. Bring your own t-shirt or get one at the store, because we will be making tie-dye t-shirts on Saturday morning. At night, rock out by the pool and have some fun with our DJ.
August 26 - 28 PAINT BALL WAR WEEKEND
Head on over before school starts and enjoy one last hurrah! There will be face painting ($), a scavenger hunt, corn hole game, and Paint Ball War with Backyard Battles. Don’t forget to sign up to participate in our Haunted Walk, volunteers wanted.
 
September
September 2 - 5 LABOR DAY WEEKEND
Enjoy your last summer holiday by relaxing by the pool or taking a trip down river. Friday night, join us in the rec hall for, ADULT ONLY Beer Bash Bingo ($). Saturday, morning ceramics ($). Later in the evening, join us for our annual Chinese Auction, with proceeds to benefit a charity. Sunday, kids come on out for a scavenger hunt or take a bounce or two on the Moon Bounce ($). After dinner, grab your favorite drinks and listen to the band “The Jersey Sure Cats.”
September 9 - 11 DERBY WEEKEND
Calling all cars, I mean kids! Start your engines and join us Saturday to decorate a wooden box car ($). Get them ready to race in our “Box Car Derby”. In the evening, ice cream social ($), then meet by the pond for night fishing. Bait sold in the store. Take 20% off of two or more nights.
September 16 - 18 POOR MAN’S WEEKEND
Come on out and join us for a relaxing weekend. Fish, canoe, or just sit by the fire and enjoy the sounds of nature. Adults and kids, join us for a game of corn hole. Adults, in the evening play a game or two of Bingo ($). Flashlight candy hunt at dusk. Store merchandise markdown. Don’t forget to sign up to participate in our Haunted Walk. Take 20% off of two or more nights. Campers take $10.00 off of canoes or double kayak.
September 23 - 25 THE GREAT PUMPKIN WEEKEND
Join us for a fall adventure. There will be a hayride to pick and paint a pumpkin (contest, prize will be awarded), apple bobbing, s’more’s campfire cooking. Later, join in for fall grab bag Bingo ($). Local wine and food festival (advance registration required).
September 30 - October 2 AUTUMN HARVEST WEEKEND
The season is coming to an end, and the leaves are starting to change. Friday night, ladies join us in the rec hall and enjoy some quality time with your camping friends while you paint a wine glass with Andrea ($). Saturday, take a fall foliage canoe trip, or join in a fall craft. Kids, there will be Pumpkin Relays, Corn Husking Race, and Pumpkin Seed Spiting also this weekend. Take 20% off of two or more nights. Campers take $10.00 off of canoes this weekend. Last chance to sign up for haunted walk.
 
October
October 8 - 10 GHOSTLY GATHERING WEEKEND
Campers, get your decorations and scary masks out and take part in our haunted walk. Friday night, XXX Bingo (ADULTS ONLY)! Saturday activities will include a hayride to pick a pumpkin ($), pumpkin painting, costume parade, and trick or treating. Saturday evening, beware of what crawls around the ground as you walk through our haunted walk. There will be a Halloween movie in the field during the walk. Sunday, join us for ceramics or Halloween color me trick or treat bag ($). Sunday, for all you golf cart owners, come show off your Glowing Ghostly Golf Cart and win a prize for best Glowing cart (prize will be awarded).
 
Please check in the store each weekend for added activities and times.
 



Thank you for making memories with us!
We hope you have a safe, happy & healthy winter!
– The Horsey Families



Winding River Campground
6752 Weymouth Road
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
(609) 625-3191 / Fax: (609) 625-7460

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