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Spaghetti slide at Gaslight Campground.

Memorial Day service at Gaslight Campground.

Classic cars at Gaslight Campground!

2014 Camping Season

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


April 1

Opening day! Welcome back … we missed you!

April 4-6

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 11-13

What does gaslight campground have to offer? Play a game of volleyball, enjoy some time at the park, shoot some hoops at the basketball net, come play a game of carpet ball at the rec. hall, and/or enjoy an arcade game at the office.

April 18-20

Easter Weekend: Come join in a fun filled weekend that includes an Easter egg hunt, a lollipop hunt, and other Easter themed games and activities.

April 25-27

Spring Activities: Come on out and celebrate the spring weather! Come join in some spring activities and games at the park.


May 2-4

Craft Weekend: The first big craft weekend of the season! Come on out Saturday morning and join in on an extended craft time with some awesome, never-before-seen crafts!

May 9-11

Mother’s Day Weekend: Free breakfast for Mom! Come make a craft for your Mother’s Day gift. Games for moms and their children!

May 16-18

Pet Weekend: Come on out show off that pet and win a prize! Special prizes will be awarded for pets that can perform the best talent or trick and best dressed.

May 23-26

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 31 Bob Grossman Weekend: Auctioneer, Public Welcome!


May 30 - June 1

Corn Hole Tournament: Come on out and join the fun.

June 6-8

Snowball Fight: What better way to celebrate the first full weekend in June? Mashed potatoes for snow. (Pool will be closed during the snowball fight.) Crafts and Bingo, as always.

June 13-15

Father’s Day Weekend: Dads eat for free! Fishing Derby! Kids will also have a chance to make their dads a gift during scheduled craft time.

June 20-22

Chocolate Weekend: If you love chocolate, this is a weekend you can’t miss! Everything we do this weekend will involve chocolate. Games, crafts, and activities with a focus on chocolate. Bring a chocolate dessert to share with everyone 30 minutes prior to BINGO on Saturday night!

June 27-29

Outdoor Game Weekend: Come on out and join in a variety of outdoor summer games. Please look at schedule in front of main office for a schedule of events.


July 3-6

4th of July Weekend / Beach Party / Tie-Dye Weekend: Let’s enjoy that beautiful pool that Gaslight offers! Join in pool games, including volleyball at the pool, a water themed craft, and (weather permitting) karaoke at the pool! Also, lounge at the pool while we cook your lunch, including tropical drinks on the menu. Also, join in making a tie-dye shirt or socks.

July 11-13

Messy Weekend: Bring your bathing suit and slide in the spaghetti. (Pool will be closed during activity.) A ‘messy’ craft will be completed during craft time, so plan to dress accordingly!

July 18-20

Christmas in July: Come out and join the fun! Decorate 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 25-27

Scavenger Hunt Weekend / Treasure Hunting: Come on out and find the missing treasure at gaslight campground! A special scavenger hunt will be provided and prizes will be awarded.


August 1-3

Movie Under the Stars: Come on out and watch a movie under the stars! Popcorn and drinks provided.

August 8-10

Beach Party Weekend: Let’s enjoy that beautiful pool that Gaslight offers! Join in pool games, including volleyball at the pool, a water themed craft, and (weather permitting) karaoke at the pool! Also, lounge at the pool while we cook your lunch, including tropical drinks on the menu.

August 15-17

Family Fun Weekend: Come join in our Survivor-type games, and work as a group to win the grand prize.

August 22-24

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

August 29 - Sept. 1

Labor Day Weekend: Carnival weekend that includes games, prizes, and food for all.


September 5-7

Grandparents Day: Come on out to craft time and make your grandma and grandpa an extra special gift.

September 12-14

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 and to also enjoy a nice yummy bowl of soup.

September 19-21

Movie Weekend, On the Big Screen: Come join the fun in the rec hall with scheduled movies, movie theme games, and movie theme crafts. Snacks will be provided during movie time.

September 26-28

Carpet Ball Tournament Weekend: Sign up in office or at the tournament, which will be held in Rec Hall. Prizes will be awarded.


October 3-5

Halloween Celebration Weekend: Come one and all to decorate a pumpkin at craft time, trick or treating (don’t forget to bring a bag of candy to hand out to the kids), costume judging, and a costume dance are all planned for this busy, fun-filled weekend.

October 10-12

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

October 17-19

It is almost over for the season. Enjoy your weekend.

October 24-26

Well, it is time to start cleaning up for the season. Hope you all have a great winter.

November 1

Hope everyone had a great 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