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Spaghetti slide at Gaslight Campground.

Memorial Day service at Gaslight Campground.

Classic cars at Gaslight Campground!

2015 Camping Season

Crafts will be held at 10:00AM on Saturdays during the camping season.


April 1

Opening day! It is time to come out of hibernation. Hope you’re ready for a fun filled season. Let’s get this party started!

April 3-5

Clean-Up / Opening Weekend: Come help clean up from the winter. We will supply the hot dogs and hamburgers for all who make it back this weekend to help in clean-up.

April 10-12

Gaslight campground has many things to offer: Play a game of volleyball, enjoy some time at the park, shoot some hoops, enjoy an arcade game at the office, play some horseshoes, and every Saturday crafts at 11:00 and bingo at 7:00 in the rec hall.

April 17-19

Easter Weekend: Come hop on over for a fun filled weekend and join us in all of the Easter activities we have planned. Never know who might show up!

April 24-26

Community Campfire: Come on out and say hi to your fellow campers for a community campfire. Everybody bring a covered dish we will supply hot diggity dogs.


May 1-3

Craft Weekend: Come on down to the rec hall kids and adults for some awesome crafts.

May 8-10

Mother’s Day Weekend: Free breakfast for all register camping moms! Come down at craft time to make a special craft for mom.

May 15-17

Chocolate Weekend: If you love chocolate, this is the weekend for you! Everything we do will involve chocolate. Bring a chocolate dessert to share with everyone 30 minutes prior to bingo on Saturday night!

May 22-24

Memorial Day Weekend: Car cruise, Emlenton Volunteer Fire Department food benefit, Bake sale to benefit St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Chinese auction, dance, breakfast, and more, all included! Honor our veterans!

May 29-31

Family Weekend: Bring the family down and have a relay race. Play some tug a war to see which family is the strongest.


June 5-7

Pool Party: Come swim like a fish and enjoy that beautiful pool that Gaslight offers! Karaoke at the pool (weather permitting). Also, lounge at the pool while we cook you lunch and serve tropical drinks.

June 12-14

Pig Roast: $5.00 per person, children 7 and under free. Please make reservations in advance. Bring a dish to pass.

June 19-21

Father’s Day Weekend: Registered camping Dads eat for free! Fishing Derby! Come down at craft time to make your dad a special gift. Chinese auction this weekend.

June 26-28

Halfway to New Year’s: We made it halfway through the New Year. Let’s celebrate by having some pork and sauerkraut. Then enjoy a movie night. Everyone bring one of your favorite side dishes.


July 3-5

4th of July Weekend / Beach Party / Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides: Let’s make a bang at the beautiful pool that Gaslight offers! Join in a volleyball game and sing some karaoke at the pool (weather permitting). Also, lounge at the pool while we cook your lunch and serve tropical drinks. Wagon rides on Friday and Saturday.

July 10-12

Messy Weekend: Join in a shaving cream fight, where adults are welcome to join in the fun. It wouldn’t be a bad idea to wear your bathing suit so we can spray you off afterward. (Pool will be closed during activity.) Remember it’s messy weekend, time to be messy!

July 17-19

Christmas in July: Let’s all get in the spirit and participate in decorating your site. A prize will be given for best decorated site. Bring a gift for your child to the office prior to Santa’s arrival, and Santa will personally deliver it to your child. During Santa activity, cookies and milk will be provided.

July 24-26

Scavenger Hunt Weekend / Treasure Hunting: Come on out for an awesome alphabet scavenger hunt and prizes will be awarded. Chinese auction this weekend.


July 31 - August 2

Beach Party Weekend: Let’s have a pool party before the warm days are gone. Enjoy some music and have some lunch. (Weather permitting.)

August 7-9

Outdoor Game Weekend: Come on out and join in a variety of outdoor summer games.

August 14-16

Movie Night: Grab a blanket and enjoy a movie under the stars. Popcorn and drinks included.

August 21-23

Annual Pig Roast: ($5.00 per person; children 7 and under, free). Please make reservations in advance. Bring a dish to pass.

August 28-30

Laid Back Weekend: Sit back relax and enjoy the sounds of nature. Arrange a canoe ride down a scenic river or relax by the pool. Crafts at 11:00 and Bingo at 7:00.


September 4-6

Labor Day Weekend / Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides: Carnival weekend that includes games, prizes, and food for all.

September 11-13

HOBO Stew Weekend: Drop off something at the office before noon that can be added to the big pot that will be cooking most of the day. Come out in the evening to enjoy time with your fellow campers to enjoy a nice yummy bowl of soup.

September 18-20

Pot Luck Weekend: Join us for some delicious food and nice conversation with your fellow campers. Everyone bring your specialty dish.

September 25-27

Last Community Dinner of the Season: Community campfire. We will furnish the hot dogs. You bring a dish to pass.


October 2-4

Halloween Weekend: Let’s go for a hayride, and get your pumpkin and take it to the rec hall to decorate it. Come join us to bob for apples and enjoy other Halloween activities. Let’s go out and trick or treat around the campground! (Fellow campers, don’t forget to bring some treats for the little campers.)

October 9-11

Fall For Autumn Weekend: Welcome to fall! Experience the colors of the season as it is coming to an end. Saturday crafts at 11:00 and Bingo at 7:00.

October 16-18

It is almost over. Enjoy your weekend.

October 23-25

Last Camping Hurrah: Everyone enjoy one last camp out with family and friends. Get your trailers ready for the long winter break.

November 1

Hope everyone had a fun filled season! Can’t wait for next season!

This schedule is tentative. Management reserves the right to make changes as needed.
We do strive to make your stay at Gaslight Campground as enjoyable as possible.

Gaslight Campground, 6297 Emlenton Clintonville Road, Emlenton, PA 16373 - (724) 867-6981 - Discover, Visa and MasterCard Accepted