Calendar of Events

Did Someone Say Fun?

Yep, you heard right. From April through October 2014, Cherrystone has loads of fun activities that anyone and everyone will enjoy. Check out the schedule and book your trip now. We won’t start without you!

April Events

Easter Clam RoastApril 18-20

This fun-filled weekend features our popular Clam Roast. In addition to Cherrystone littleneck clams, we’ll have hot dogs, potato salad, baked beans, and all the fixings.

Activities include an Easter Egg hunt and other fun filled Easter activities. Sunday morning church services will be followed by free coffee and donuts. Package includes the site type of your choice for Friday and Saturday nights, and 2 tickets to the Clam Roast. Reservations are limited, so plan early to join us.

May Events

May 3 - 2p.m.
Annual Welcome Luncheon for Seasonal Campers

We want to welcome back our seasonal campers in an extra special way with this themed luncheon at the Littleneck Café. Be there at 2 p.m.


May 9-11
Cherrystone’s 50th Anniversary Celebration & MOTHER'S DAY Weekend

This special surprise weekend package features fun family activities including mother & child pedal boat races, live entertainment, and a special Sunday morning breakfast for Mom at the Little Neck Café. Our anniversary gift to you, our guest, is one free night’s site fee. Pay for Friday and receive Saturday night free. Also look for discounts in our General Store and Bait and Tackle Shop.


Memorial Day WeekendMay 23-26 (3 nights)

SUMMER IS HERE, and Memorial Day Weekend is going to be a blast. First is the annual Memorial Day Open Air Market. Do your spring cleaning and sell your unwanted treasures here, or just come on down to find a great bargain. Open Air Market spaces are available through the Welcome Center.

On Sunday, don’t miss the Memorial Day Parade. Decorate your bike or yourself and march to honor those who have served and protected our nation.

June Events


June 6-8 CHOCOHOLICS' Weekend

This weekend, it’s all about your sweet tooth. If you’re a chocolate addict, you won’t want to miss this! We guarantee, you’ve never encountered chocolate quite like this.


June 13-15

There’s no better way to celebrate Dad’s special day than a trip to Cherrystone Family Camping Resort for a weekend of activities planned with Dad in mind. There will be Pedal Boat Races, live entertainment on Saturday night and a special Sunday morning breakfast in the Littleneck Café.


Cherrystone Weekend EventsJune 20-22
WIZARDS' Weekend

Calling all Wizards! Cherrystone invites you to hop on your broom and attend our very own Wizards’ weekend. Of course, all you muggles are welcome too. This spellbinding weekend includes a wizard’s costume contest and a magical quest. Don’t miss this charmed weekend of fun for the whole family.


June 27-29

Attention all cowpokes, grab your boots and cowboy hat and mosey on over to the Cherrystone Ranch for a weekend of western fun. There will be a horseback riding demo, rope tricks

July Events

July 3-4

Come celebrate America’s birthday dressed as your favorite American hero at our Independence Day costume contest. You won’t want to miss our Independence Day Parade either. There are activities for the entire family and to top off your visit, enjoy our spectacular fireworks display on July 4.


1950s weekend eventJuly 4-6
50’s ROCK & ROLL Weekend

We’re turning back the clock to the 1950’s with an old fashioned sock hop and costume contest as you jitterbug the night away, a bubble gum blowing contest, hula hoop contest, watermelon eating contest, sidewalk art, and more!


July 11-13

Attention all budding astronauts; this weekend is for you! There will be special display by NASA plus space oriented activities such as making your own bottle rocket.


July 18-20
FIESTA Weekend

Join us for a weekend of Mexican fiesta fun! Plenty of fiesta themed activities including a pinata! For those who dare, there will also be a taco-eating contest. It’s fiesta fun for the entire family.


Indy Race WeekendJuly 25-27
RACE Weekend

Attention all race fans! Speed to Cherrystone for a weekend of race activities for the whole family. Wear the logos and colors of your favorite driver at our Race Outfit Contest. We’ll also have NASCAR trivia contest and our own Cherrystone 500 race. On Sunday, watch the race on Cherrystone’s big screen TV at the Little Neck Cafe.

August Events

Pirate Weekend CherrystoneAugust 1-3
PIRATES' Weekend

Ahoy Mates! Escape the gallows and come aboard for Pirates’ Weekend. Seaworthy activities include the search for Blackbeard’s treasure, costume contests, construction of your own “Pirate Ship on Wheels”, plus the Pirate Parade featuring Blackbeard himself.


August 8-10
ISLAND Weekend

Don’t miss this weekend of fun, island style! This action-packed weekend includes a best island outfit contest and a pineapple eating contest. We’ll also have a clam hunt, so bring your bags and buckets (Be sure to wear proper footwear too)! Live entertainment rounds out this exciting weekend you won’t want to miss.


August 15-17

Ah, those great memories of going to carnivals as a kid. Well, the carnival is back and better than ever at Cherrystone. We’ll have all your favorite games for a weekend just like you remember! Don’t miss a step back in time at our Backyard Carnival Weekend!


Back to School WeekendAugust 22-24

The end of summer doesn’t need to be the end of fun. Our Back to School Weekend includes 25% off site fees (2 nights or more) plus great end-of-season sales at The General Store and Bait and Tackle Shop (Site fee discount does not apply to rental cottages, cabins or trailers).


August 20 & 27
WILD Wednesdays!!

Stay at Cherrystone on our Wild Wednesdays and you will be eligible for our Wild Wednesday drawing! Prizes include site discounts, Cherrystone merchandise, free golf cart rental and more! *You must be staying a minimum of 3 nights to eligible.

September Events

Labor Day WeekendAugust 29 - September 1 (3 nights)

It’s Mardi Gras time at Cherrystone! Say “so long” to summer with a fun-filled family celebration. There will be family games and scavenger hunts, our Mardi Gras costume contest, king cake and parade. Help us crown our new King Stone and Queen Cherry as we say good-bye to summer. Also look for special discounts on Cherrystone souvenirs.



Camp with us September 2 - 30 and receive a 20% discount off camp sites and our rental cottages, cabins and trailers.

October Events

October 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26

Our annual Halloween celebration is a SPOOK-tacular, FUN-filled time. This awesome weekend includes a costume contest for kids and adults with prizes awarded to the winners, carved or decorated pumpkin contest, hayrides, “Trick or Treat” for children 12 and younger, entertainment, and magician. Get in the “spirit” as you decorate your site. We will give a special prize for the most creative! Come early and receive Thursday night for 1/2 price! Stay till Monday and receive Sunday night for 1/2 price! Halloween Weekend reservations are limited, so call now!


Our haunted house is so scary, it’s, well, scary. Visit our Haunted House during our Halloween Weekends in October for a ghoulishly good time. Tickets sold separately. Please contact the Welcome Center for more information.