Bear Run Campground Activities 2018

Events are subject to change. Please contact the park directly for event details.

RECURRING ACTIVITIES: (Memorial Day through Labor Day unless otherwise noted) Bingo, Friday evenings. Haywagon rides and Ceramics on Saturdays and Tethered Horse Rides for kids and worship service; non-denominational on Sunday morning.

April

  • 13-15 Opening weekend - Water to sites weather permitting
  • 20- 22 Fishing Derby - Prizes! Come fish our stocked trout pond. Kids fishing pond is also stocked for children 12 & under!
  • 27-29 "Go Birding" Weekend - Celebrate Birding Day on April 28th @ Bear Run!

May

  • 4-6 Grand Opening Weekend and Cinco De Mayo-Pot Luck 
  • 11-13 Mother's Day Weekend - Free Breakfast for all registered "Mom" campers
  • 18-20 Armed Forces & Hero's Weekend - "American Pie" band -- 25% off camping for all Military & First Responder's
  • Portersville "Gas Up" Spring Steam Show May 19 & 20
  • 25-28 Memorial Day Weekend - Jungle Terry Animal Show! "Cool Change" band & Much more
  • May 27: PA Fish for Free Day - No Fishing License Required!
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June

  • 1-3 Family Adventure Weekend - "Krazy Kitchen Kemistry" educational show
  • 8-10 Jeep Fest Weekend
  • 15- 17 Father's Day Weekend - Up to $10 off breakfast for all registered "Dad" campers - "Country Showcase" band
  • 22-24 Ice Cream Social Weekend
  • Cruise-a-Palooza @ Butler Farm Show Grounds
  • 29-1 Children's Weekend - Cap'n Kids Pirate Show
  • Big Butler Fair Starts! June 28-July 7
  • Ellwood City Craft, Food &Entertainment Festival

July

  • 4-8 4th of July Weekend - Hawaiian Luau Party. Bike Parade & much more!
  • July 4: PA Fish for Free Day - No Fishing License Required!
  • Big Butler Fair! June 28-July 7
  • 13-15 Fiesta Pool Party Weekend
  • 20-22 Christmas in July - Santa & Mrs. Claus visit - Site decorating contest.
  • Horse Trading Days in Zelienople July 19-21
  • 27-29 Wild Word of Animals Weekend & Show

August

  • 3-5 Regatta at Lake Arthur - Fireworks/Car Show
  • Portersville Summer Steam Show August 2-5
  • 10-12 Annual Harvest Corn Roast
  • Butler County Farm Show August 6-11
  • 17-19 Country Western Weekend - "Urban Ranch" band
  • Lawrence County Fair August 13-18
  • North Washington VFW Rodeo August 14-18
  • 24-26 Oldie's Weekend

September

  • 31-3 Labor Day Weekend - Jungle Terry Show! "Eugene and the Nightcrawler's" band & much more!
  • 7-9 Taste of Italy Dinner Weekend
  • Tough Mudder @ Cooper's Lake
  • 14-16 Mountain Pie Bake-Off - Entertainment and Prizes
  • Evans City Octoberfest
  • 21-23 Arts and Craft Weekend - Vendor's and Workshops
  • VillageFest @ Slippery Rock September 22
  • Butler Fall FestivalSeptember 23
  • 28-30 McConnell's Mills Heritage Festival - 3 Mi away

October

  • 5-7 Big Bob's Pig Roast - Sat. at 4 PM - Limited Tickets, Pre-Order!
  • 12-14 Halloween Party I - Trick-or-Treat & Family Halloween Dance. DJ & Games. Site decorating prizes!
  • 19-21 Halloween Party II - Trick-or-Treat & Family Halloween Dance. DJ & Games. Site decorating prizes!

Bear Run Fun!