Park Events

Easter/Opening Weekend

Easter/Opening Weekend

April 15 - April 17

Celebrate Easter with us at Bear Run Campground!

Fishing Derby Weekend

Fishing Derby Weekend

April 22 - April 24

Come fish our stocked trout pond to win prizes! No Fishing License Needed.

Cinco De Mayo - Grand Opening Weekend

Cinco De Mayo - Grand Opening Weekend

April 29 - May 1, 2021

Taco Bar/Potluck Saturday and Pinata For Kids! Celebrate Cinco De Mayo with us! Pinata for kids and a pot luck/taco bar on Saturday.

Mother's Day Weekend

Mother's Day Weekend

May 6 - May 8

Celebrate Mom at Bear Run Campground! Wine tasting for Mom's. Children's craft for gift for Mom. Up to $10 off Breakfast for Mom's on Sunday

Birthday Weekend

Birthday Weekend

May 13 - May 15

Birthday bon fire with hotdogs and cake! Join us in celebrating Moraine State Parks 51st birthday. Saturday night we will have a community bon fire with hotdogs and cake for dessert.

Salute to Our Hero's Weekend

Salute to Our Hero's Weekend

May 20 - May 22

Thank you Hero's! 25% off campsites for all First Responder's and Military.

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

May 27 - May 30

Pool Opens! Live music, animal show and lots of children's activities!

Comedy Weekend

Comedy Weekend

June 3 - June 5

Ventriloquist show on Saturday. Come for a laugh!

Jeep Fest

Jeep Fest

June 10 - June 12

The Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival is a tribute event for the father of all jeeps, the history behind it, the people who created it, and its birthplace, Butler Pennsylvania. The event provides Jeep enthusiasts with on and off-road experiences to embrace the vehicle's past and the lifestyle it now promotes. The family-friendly event is held at Coopers Lake Campground, about an hour north of Pittsburgh, PA every year on the second weekend of June. The Festival has on-site off-road trails, playground with obstacles, Jeep History exhibit, huge vendor area with 150+ companies and more!

Father's Day Weekend

Father's Day Weekend

June 17 - June 19

Take Dad camping to celebrate Father's Day! Wood carving demonstration Saturday. Up to $10 off Breakfast for Dad's Sunday

Schools Out For Summer!

Schools Out For Summer!

June 24 - June 26

Come join us for our School's Out For Summer Weekend! DJ Bubble Lady : Balloon Artist : Temporary Tattoo Artist We will have a DJ Bubble lady back with her bubble machine and dance music as well as a balloon artist and temporary tattoo artist. Start the Weekend off with BINGO on Friday night. Then on Saturday after noon enjoy DJ Bubble Lady, Balloon Artist and a Temporary Tattoo artist followed by Candy Bar BINGO for kids. Complete Saturday night with a Wagon Ride to Lake Arthur.

4th of July Weekend

4th of July Weekend

July 1 - July 4

Celebrate 4th of July Weekend with live music, bike parade, Animal show, children's activities and much more!

Oldies/Ice Cream Social Weekend

Oldies/Ice Cream Social Weekend

July 8 - July 10

Live Music and make your own ice cream sundae!

Island Party Weekend

Island Party Weekend

July 15 - July 17

Join us for a live music by "Pantropics"

Christmas in July

Christmas in July

July 22 - July 24

Santa and Mrs. Claus come for a visit and take pictures! Site decorating contest for prizes

Wild World of Animals

Wild World of Animals

July 29 - July 31

The coolest Animal Show around! Meet, learn about and interact with exotic animals.

Regatta at Lake Arthur

Regatta at Lake Arthur

August 5 - August 7

FREE!! Some planned highlights of the event include sailing races, vendor marketplace, 5k trail race, stand up paddleboarding, kayaking, fishing, eco-tours, children's activities, and a butterfly release. For a detailed schedule visit https://morainestateparkregatta.org/

Annual Harvest Corn Roast

Annual Harvest Corn Roast

August 12 - August 14

Live music all you can eat corn at the Corn Roast

Country/Western Weekend

Country/Western Weekend

August 19 - August 21

Live music!

Civil War Encampment Weekend

Civil War Encampment Weekend

August 26 - August 28

Civil War Demo and Music on Saturday

Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day Weekend

September 2 - September 5

Live music, children's activities, animal show and much more!

Taste of Itaty

Taste of Itaty

September 9 - September 11

Join us for a Pasta Dinner on Saturday.

Mountain Pie Bakeoff

Mountain Pie Bakeoff

September 16 - September 18

Take your shot at winning prizes for the best Mountain Pie in each category. Live music!

McConnel's Mills Heritage Festival

McConnel's Mills Heritage Festival

September 23 - September 25

History comes alive at the Annual Heritage Festival at McConnells Mill State Park. The Festival celebrates the operational time period of the historical gristmill—from 1852 to 1928. The historic gristmill houses the fascinating machinery that ground the grain for the community surrounding Slippery Rock Gorge. Free admission and free parking! Just 3 miles away

Big Bob's Annual Pig Roast

Big Bob's Annual Pig Roast

October 7 - October 9

Enjoy live Bluegrass Music and great food! Tickets are limited so buy yours before they are sold out!

Halloween Party I

Halloween Party I

October 7 - October 9

Pumpkin carving, Haunted Trail, Wagon Rides, Trick or Treat and more!

Halloween Weekend II

Halloween Weekend II

October 14 - October 16

Pumpkin carving, Haunted Trail, Wagon Rides, Trick or Treat and more!