Our Events

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April

30Apr

Relive the simple pleasures of days long gone.  Leave the electronics at home and bring a board game, a yo-yo, a hula hoop, and a deck of cards instead.  Take a long walk.  Have a long talk.  Spend your weekend living on Rip's time- not the world's. ...
 

May

7May

Come join us for an old fashioned Ice Cream Social($) featuring nostalgic games and activities to amuse both young and old! What better way to welcome the month of May!
 

14May

Let Mom know how thankful you are for her and everything she does! Bring her camping and let her relax for the weekend. We'll have coffee and danish in the store on Sunday. It's mom's day so her coffee and danish is on us! Note: Freshwater swimming ...
 

21May

Relive the simple pleasures of days long gone.  Leave the electronics at home and bring a board game, a yo-yo, a hula hoop, and a deck of cards instead.  Take a long walk.  Have a long talk.  Spend your weekend living on Rip's time- not the world's...
 

28May

Let's honor our fallen and enjoy what they fought so hard for - our family, our friends, and our freedom!
 

June

4Jun

Pool games, music, snacks and so much fun you won't want to leave!
 

11Jun

Come celebrate the great outdoors at Rip Van Winkle Campground! Join us in the early evening for stories and roasted marshmallows by the fire!
 

18Jun

This is Dad's time to kick back and relax! Fish, race on the RC track, or relax by the fire. Come in to the store Sunday morning for coffee and danish. Danish is free for dads, of course!
 

25Jun

Now's the time to see what a good old-fashioned swimming hole formed by a cool mountain stream feels like. If the stream's too cool, try our heated pool! Or take a scenic drive into the mountains and see what tubing on the Esopus is like. There are l...
 

July

2Jul

For 50 years we have been celebrating Independence Day with a bang! Come camp with us and enjoy some water activities including trout & bass fishing, pedal boats - and of course swimming!  Gather around for a good old game of horseshoes or other out...
 

9Jul

If you have never used our pool you are missing out! Come cool off with us for our Pool Party Weekend! We will be holding pool games, special music and snacks galore. You will end up having so much fun you won't want to leave!
 

16Jul

What could be better than ice cold ice cream in the middle of the dog days of summer? Join us this weekend for a memorable Ice Cream Social. Kick back and enjoy everything the campground has to offer. 
 

23Jul

Christmas is magical, especially in the land of Rip Van Winkle! Bring your Holiday Spirit and decorations! We will be featuring our popular site decorating contest, and coloring contest just for kids.   While you are wandering around the park be on...
 

30Jul

For 50 years we have had the pleasure of making camping memories for you, 'our camping family'. This weekend we will look to take a walk down memory lane, reflect on where we started, revel in what the campground has become today, and dream about wha...
 

August

2Aug

Held just down the road in New Paltz, NY since 1886 the Ulster County Fair is one of those summer events that just can't be missed! The fair has something for everyone including: Daily entertainment Notable evening headline acts  Vast agricultu...