Augusta / Gardiner KOA Events
Daily " Happy Hour " Store Specials
Daily be sure to check what 's up with the "Happy Hour" Store Specials!
Come Camp & Care Weekend/Yard Sale/Open House!
Free camping Saturday when you pay for Friday! Help us raise funds and have some fun. We will have a giant yard sale and Silent Auction on Saturday. Free pancake breakfast for MOM on Sunday. All funds raised from the yard sale,silent auctions and pancake breakfast will be donated to KOA Cancer Care. KOA supports Camp Sunshine right here in Maine! Help us reach our August/Gardiner goal for this year of $2,000 we were able to donate $710. from this weekend last year!
Armed Forces weekend
One complimentary night of camping for our friends that have served in any branch of the military in any of our sites or camping units or cabins.
Memorial Day weekend/Music/ Karaoke!
Join us for a long weekend of fun. Free disc golf, mini golf, & shuffleboard. Gem stone mining, laser tag and famous target splash. Bring your water weapons for Uncle Henrys "Spray" ride and be prepared to defend yourself.
Saturday night Karaoke.
Saturday night Karaoke.
Free Fishing & Fishing Derby!
FREE fishing for all these two days on all open lakes, ponds and rivers including our own Pleasant Pond and nearby Kennebec River. We will hold a fishing derby with prizes for biggest fish by age group.
What's Brewin' Weekend
Join us to learn to brew your own beverages and sample some fine local concoctions. One of our local merchants will have kits available and walk us through the process of making beer or wine. We will start a batch to share with campers later in the year! If you have your own brew being it for our best of the best competition!
Fathers Day weekend/Chainsaw Art!
Kids Camp Free on Dads big weekend. Dads get free pancake breakfast on Sunday. Chainsaw art demonstrations and contest! You will be the judge and have a chance to win a piece of art for your self!
Blistered Fingers Family Bluegrass Festival
Some of the Greatest Bluegrass music at one of the largest family musical events in New England! This Bluegrass Festival takes place twice every year, in June and August, bringing Music lovers from all over the World converging in Litchfield to hear banjos, fiddles, and those high, lonesome harmonies. For additional information, visit their website. See our ad in their program!
Greater Gardiner River Fest, Gardiner, Maine
The Greater Gardiner River Fest includes events for the whole family: Children's games and activities, lots of free music, 5K road race, demonstrations, food, craft show, talent show, fireworks and more!
2014 Whatever Family Festival
Between 5 and 20 minutes from our campground. Gardiner, Augusta, Winthrop and surrounding communities come together during the Whatever Family Festival with many exciting events including Gardiner Arts Festival, Johnson Hall Waterfront Talent Show, Gardiner Rotary Fireworks, Hallowell Kayak and Canoe rides and Family Day in Capitol Park - musical presentations, dancing, balloons, hands on activities and much more. "Whatever" celebrates the cleanup of the Kennebec River, and the vibrant economy and people of our Capital area communities. For additional information, visit their website.
Damariscotta Pirate Rendezvous
Pirates flood the streets in this one day event. Treasure hunt all day.
Join us for skills contests in horseshoes, mini golf, disc golf, shuffleboard and cribbage. Prizes and bragging rights for all winners.
4th of July week
Enjoy a long weekend when we celebrate the USA and Chocolate! Site Decorating contest with cash prizes. Chocolate Slip & Slide, Chocolate Desert making contest and a Chocolate Pudding Eating contest!
Moxie Festival, Lisbon Falls, Maine
Moxie is Maine's original soda pop and it was invented right in Lisbon, Maine just 20 minutes from our park. The Annual Moxie Festival includes a Intertribal Pow Wow, river race, 5K road race, parade, car show, Moxie raffle and more! For additional information, visit their website at www.moxiefestival.com .
Yarmouth Clam Festival, Yarmouth, Maine
The Annual Yarmouth Clam Festival includes a parade, free performances, craft show, an art show, sports contests, a carnival and a variety of free family-oriented activities. As always, clams are the featured menu item in the locally-run food court. Proceeds benefit local Yarmouth non-profits. For additional information, visit their website.
Old Hallowell Day, Hallowell, Maine
Just 15 minutes from the park Old Hallowell Days is an annual festival celebrating life in Maine's smallest city along the banks of the Kennebec River. Antiques, crafts, games for the kids, FREE BALLOON Rides. For additional information, visit their website at www.hallowell.org/calov.html .
Maine Quilts Show, Augusta Civic Center
Just 11 miles from our park. The Pine Tree Quilters Guild presents the annual Maine quilters show with more than 500+ Quilts, Art Quilts, Display Quilts, Judged Quilts, Raffle Quilts. Other features include a Merchants Mall, Workshops, Demonstrations, Lectures, Quilt Appraisals. For additional information, visit their website. Don't have a camper? Stay in one of our cabins or park models.
Richmond Days, Richmond, Maine
Just 5 miles from the campground! All your favorite events will be included; the Fireman's Muster, Pig Scramble and Swan Island Tours as well as the parade on Saturday and Fireworks that evening, you're not going to want to miss this event! For additional information, visit their website.
Crafts and Quilts
Local artists and campers will display and offer their crafts and quilts this weekend Saturday from 10-4. This is the same weekend that the giant quilt show is being held at the Civic Center just 11 miles away
Maine Lobster Festival, Rockland, Maine
Just an hour from our park. The Maine Lobster Festival is one of largest lobster feeds in the world! There are tons of steamed Maine lobsters, carnival, waterfront activities, maritime displays, Maine arts, naval vessels, harbor cruises, entertainment and a parade.
Just 20 minutes from the campground. This is a true agricultural fair with Harness Racing, carnival rides, truck pulls, demolition derby and food that will clog your arteries if you stare at it too long!
Great Falls Balloon Festval
Just 30 minutes from our campground. One of the Countries largest Balloon events but that's not all. Food, games, carnival, crafts, music and more. Balloon rides of course.
Maine Highland Games
Just 20 minutes from the campground. Pipe Bands, Gathering of the Clans, Scottish Food, Concerts, Harpers and Fiddlers (maybe a bit of drinking as well?)
Blistered Fingers Family Bluegrass Festival
Less than 5 miles from our park! Some of the Greatest Bluegrass music at one of the largest family musical events in New England! This Bluegrass Festival takes place twice every year, in June and August, bringing Music lovers from all over the World converging in Litchfield to hear banjos, fiddles, and those high, lonesome harmonies. For additional information, visit their website. See our ad in their program!
Camden Maine Windjammer Days
Festival with a harbor full of ships. Many available for viewing and cruising. On shore crafts, food and more.
Litchfield Fair, Litchfield, Maine
Just 5 minutes from our park. The Litchfield Fair has entertainment, a large midway, antique car show, agricultural exhibits, livestock, and animal pulling events. Heart stopping fair food!