2017 WOODLAND PARK
OPENING WEEKEND – Friday, May 19, 2017 to Monday, May 22, 2017
CHILI COOK-OFF – Saturday, May 27, 2017, 12:30 on the beach. Make up your best chili recipe, give it a name, and bring it (along with a ladle/spoon) to share with fellow campers. Bring your own mug/bowl and a spoon to do the sampling and be the “Judge”. Best chili gets bragging rights.
FISHING – Bass fishing season opens the third Saturday in June – Saturday, June 17, 2017
Ontario Family Fishing Week – Saturday, July 1, 2017 to Sunday, July 9, 2017
Canadian residents can fish licence-free only during the Ontario Family Fishing Week
Save the date! Saturday, June 17, 2017 will be the 2nd Annual Bull Lake Classic (Bass Fishing Tournament).
Campers and visitors can register for this live release event. Last year’s first annual event was a successful sell-out, so be sure to reserve your team spot now.
There will be three top team grand prizes along with sponsored products and prizes, 50/50 and drawing prizes. We are expecting this year’s grand prizes to be bigger and more exciting so stay tuned for more updates as the Committee works to confirm with all of our amazing sponsors.
All proceeds will go directly towards campground activities to benefit campers and guests. Watch for e-mails and posters for further details.
Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to be put on the mailing list and we will update you as things progress and become official for 2017!
For more information call Nathan Nicol (613)561-0797 or to save your spot, call Mary at Woodland Park (613)335-3240.
Early bird registration closes May 6th, 2017. Register soon to get in on the early bird draw prize.
CANADA DAY CELEBRATIONS – Saturday, July 1, 2017
Dress in Canada colours (Rain date: Sunday, July 2, 2017)
BEACH BBQ – Saturday, July 1st, starting at 12:30 p.m. and finishing at 1:30 p.m. or until sold out. Come; meet the other families that camp with you at the Park. The menu, at reasonable prices, includes hamburgers, sausages, hotdogs, chips, pop, etc.
FIREWORKS – Saturday, July 1, 2017 at dusk, on the beach
Donations towards defraying the cost of the fireworks are greatly appreciated.
A donation container is located at the Office/Store for your convenience.
FISHING TIME FOR THE CHILDREN – Saturday, July 8, 2017
Meet on the beach at 10:30 a.m. for an hour of fun, fishing off of the dock. Parents are encouraged to participate with their child(ren). At noon, the young fishing enthusiasts will be treated to a hotdog/drink lunch. After lunch, prizes will be distributed to all participants. If you don’t have a fishing rod, join us anyway as we may have a spare one for you to use.
HALLOWE’EN and FAMILY FUN DAY – Saturday, August 5, 2017
Decorate your Site, Dress up for the Costume Parade or be a Spectator. There will be activities during the day for the young and the young at heart. Prizes.
BEACH BBQ – Saturday, August 5, 2017 starting at 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. or until sold out. Enjoy hamburgers, hotdogs, sausages, chips, pop, etc. with the others who camp with you at Woodland Park.
SILENT AUCTION – Saturday, September 2, 2017 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the beach
The Labour Day Weekend Silent Auctions that have been held in the past have been a tremendous success. Many thanks for all the donations received and your support of this event.
Donations for this years’ event are greatly appreciated and can be given to Gloria H. or Barb., at Site #30, or brought up to the office.
POTLUCK SUPPER – Saturday, September 2, 2017
(If weather is unsuitable, we will move indoors.)
Supper will start at 5:30 p.m., on the beach. All persons visiting with us are welcome to enjoy this extremely popular event. Please bring a favourite dish as well as plates/cutlery and your own beverage. Meat will be supplied.
CLOSING WEEKEND – Friday, October 6, 2017 to Monday, October 9, 2017
Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!
BREAK OPEN TICKETS will be available for purchase in the Store during store hours. All proceeds from the sale of the tickets goes to the Ontario March of Dimes’ “Campers Helping Disabled Campers” Program.
WEEKLY 50/50 DRAW Every Saturday, from the May Long Weekend until Labour Day Weekend, a seasonal camper will visit each Site, Trailer, or Cabin to sell tickets for the 50/50 Draw. Proceeds from these draws benefit the Woodland Park Activities Fund. Draws take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Store. The winning ticket number will be posted on the bulletin board located on the beach after 8:00 p.m.
Woodland Park. As the date for each activity nears, be sure to check the Bulletin Boards located throughout the Park. Announcements will also be made at the Store on Saturdays, prior to the 50/50 Draw.