Drummer Boy Camping Resort1300 Hanover Street Gettysburg, PA 17325
Drummer Boy Camping Resort1300 Hanover Street Gettysburg, PA 17325
All scheduled activities, events, and entertainment are subject to change or cancel without notice due to covid-19 restrictions.
Whether you're planning a retreat for the whole family, a group of friends or a getaway for two, there's no shortage of unique activities to explore at Drummer Boy Camping Resort. Plan activities upon arrival or visit this page before your departure to plan ahead. Looking for more? Our friendly staff can fill you in on all of the great ways to make your stay a memorable experience.
- Arts & Crafts
- Bingo/Card Playing
- Catch and Release Fishing
- Children's Playground
- Kids Activities
- Live Entertainment
- Mini Golf
- Planned Activities
Animal Appreciation Weekend
Starts: 04/01/2022 - Ends: 04/03/2022
To acknowledge our four-legged friends and all of our woodland friends; we will create wildlife feeders, have a pet parade and show. We will have our four-legged friends create beautiful works of art and meet some new furry or scaly friends. Starting your weekend off with a cornhole tournament Friday night. End your Saturday night with "The Detours"! This weekend will be an animal lovers dream.
Starts: 04/08/2022 - Ends: 04/10/2022
Join in the fun pulling pranks, learning new jokes and showing us how funny you are this weekend. Children's Crafts, Funny Food Roulette, Dizzy Wiffle Ball, Pie Fight (nyuk nyuk nyuk !) and Comedy Talent Show. This Friday night we will have a " Three Stooges Marathon ". Your stomach will be in stitches after all the laughs we will have this weekend.
Starts: 04/15/2022 - Ends: 04/17/2022
Get your bunny ears on! This weekend we will have an Easter egg hunt, arts and crafts, creating egg catapults and plenty of games to entertain everyone in your family. Starting our Easter weekend off with Bingo Friday night!!! Sunday we will have a non- denominational sermon. Hope Y'all have a "Hoppy" Easter weekend.
Spring Fling and Fishing Rodeo
Starts: 04/22/2022 - Ends: 04/24/2022
Music, dancing, fishing, food and fun! Tons of Spring arts and crafts, games and scavenger hunts. Friday night Karaoke; start your weekend off singing your favorite tune! Fishing Tournaments start off our day Saturday morning. Our 1st vendor event of the season starts Saturday morning, 10am. Featuring vendors like TNT Treasures, Mary Kay, Thirty- One, Vintage Loft, Tastefully Simple, and many more. Come party with us and "Rock the Party DJ's" Saturday night. Enjoy some of the first days of Spring with us. Hopefully the rain will hold off; but you know what they say, April showers bring May flowers.
Nature Appreciation Weekend
Starts: 04/29/2022 - Ends: 05/01/2022
Time to thank mother nature for us being able to relax in this beautiful wooded campground. We will have the Lorax as the Friday movie. The Saturday night entertainment is "Country Wise Band" leaf and petal suncatcher, campground hike and scavenger hike, natural herbs in our area class with "Faith Peck", and much more .
You are My Sunshine Mother's Day Weekend
Starts: 05/06/2022 - Ends: 05/08/2022
Start your Mother's Day weekend off with our Friday night Mothers Only Paint Night. Bring your refreshments and snacks; we will supply the painting necessities. Saturday morning, we will have a super-secret crafting session. No Moms allowed. Vendors (Tastefully Simple, Vintage Loft, Tupperware, Fence Post Creations, Scentsy, etc. ) will be up in the front field till 1pm. Finish an awesome day with a spectacular night dancing to "Sharon and The Edge!" Let's show Mom how she brightens our life this weekend!
Pirate and Mermaid Weekend
Starts: 05/13/2022 - Ends: 05/15/2022
Come join the crew of The Black Pearl or spend some time at our Mermaid Cove. This weekend will be filled with swashbuckling activities; Mermaid Lanterns, Pirate Hooks, Treasure Hunt, Live Action Battleship, Mermaid Airbrush and so much more! Start your weekend out with our Friday night movie "Pirates of the Caribbean". Party with the pirates and "Twisted Bluez Band" Saturday night. Find your treasured moments here with us!
Kids Rule Weekend
Starts: 05/20/2022 - Ends: 05/22/2022
The kids will be taking over the campground this weekend! Starting off Friday night with Candy Bar Bingo and Pizza Party. On Saturday, our vendors will be in the front field, some of our guest vendors are; Mary Kay, Vintage Loft, Tastefully Simple, Thirty -One and many more! While the adult's shop, kids will be creating slime, snow and all other things parents don't want in their house. We will continue the chaos with our Messtival. Make sure to bring a towel!
Memorial Day Weekend
Starts: 05/27/2022 - Ends: 05/30/2022
Welcome to our first four-day weekend of the season. We will remember our heroes that are no longer with us with a Sunday Morning Ceremony. Friday night we will have Karaoke. Saturday morning, we will have our vendors ( Mary Kay, Vintage Loft, Tupperware, Tastefully Simple, Fence Post Creations and many more) and site to site yard sale. Saturday and Sunday night live entertainment; "6 Cents" will be here Saturday night. Tons of crafts, tournaments and games throughout the weekend. Don't miss our ice cream and frozen treat carts buzzing around!
Roaring 20's Chicago Weekend
Starts: 06/03/2022 - Ends: 06/05/2022
1920's returned for a second year. Going back to the day of Prohibition, Mobsters , G-men and Flappers. Saturday we will start our caper off with our Bootleg Run, can you smuggle the bathtub gin to our speakeasy so our Saturday Night can have a little pop, pop, fizz , fizz? , cut a rug with "Always Dancing, Dance Company" and take in some tunes with " The Dave Winters Band". This weekend will be the cat's meow!
Starts: 06/10/2022 - Ends: 06/12/2022
Welcome to Jurassic Drummer Boy Park, our Activities Staff were so preoccupied with whether or not they could, they didn't stop to think if they should! So, we did and now the dinosaurs are loose! Help our wrangler find and capture them. Friday night we will start the fun off with some cornhole and continue the fun all weekend.
Our Superhero; Father's Day Weekend
Starts: 06/17/2022 - Ends: 06/19/2022
Celebrate our Super Heroes at home; our Fathers! Tournaments all weekend fishing, mini golf, volleyball and more ! Vendors will be here from 10-1 (TNT Treasure, Vintage Loft, Tupperware, Tastefully Simple, Scentsy, etc.)and make sure you head down to Lincoln Hall for the surprise craft you can make for Dad. We will kick our weekend off with our campfire and Friday night Bingo and end Saturday night partying with "5.5 Men".
Summertime Bash and Wiffle Ball Challenge
Starts: 06/24/2022 - Ends: 06/26/2022
Celebrate the 1st weekend of Summer with music, games and crafts. Help us elect our first Summer King and Queen! We will kick the weekend off with our Big Game of Tag! Wiffle Ball will start on Saturday but if you get in early Friday, you will have some practice time. Vendors will be in Saturday morning. Some of our guest vendors are; Mary Kay, Vintage Loft, Thirty-One, Tupperware, and Tastefully Simple. Celebrate Summertime with us!
Fourth of July Jam!
Starts: 07/01/2022 - Ends: 07/04/2022
Ice cream cart, Slam the Can, Flip Cup Tic Tac Toe, Can Roll Challenge, Fishing and Mini Golf Tournaments, scavenger hunt, a lot of arts and crafts, STEM activities, Sidewalk and Rock Chalk Creations, and so much more. Starting our Friday night off with some Karaoke. Vendors and finishing tournament Saturday morning. We continue the fun till Monday morning!
Honey I Blew Up the Video Games Weekend
Starts: 07/08/2022 - Ends: 07/10/2022
Play your favorite games in real life. Pac Man, Mario Kart, Among Us and Fortnite. All in real life! Wreck it Ralph will be our movie for Friday night.
Blast from the Past Weekend
Starts: 07/15/2022 - Ends: 07/17/2022
Celebrate your favorite generation this weekend. 60's - 90's! Let's take a trip down memory lane with favorite crafts from the 60's, Game Shows from the 70's. 90's games and toys and our 1980's prom night with "Rock the Party DJ's"! Take a walk through our 80's Challenge Museum. Friday night Let's Make a Deal Bingo after the bonfire.
Gremlins Christmas in July
Starts: 07/22/2022 - Ends: 07/24/2022
Join us in celebrating Christmas in July with a twist. Friday night movie will be the original "Gremlins". Saturday morning our vendors will be in, so you can start your Christmas shopping. Meet us at the front field, and bring your nerf guns to capture the Gremlins. Try to find Gizmo in the Camp Ground. Pool games with Gizmo, don't get him wet. End the night with our favorite Christmas Guy SANTA!
Harry Potter Weekend
Starts: 07/29/2022 - Ends: 07/31/2022
House sorting will start in Lincoln Hall Friday night, Expecto popcornum with our bonfire. Make your own wand and wand duels Saturday morning. Quidditch match in the front field O.W.L. exams and much more!!!
Amazing Race and Survivor
Starts: 08/05/2022 - Ends: 08/07/2022
Amazing Race is back this year and improved! Friday Night Movie and camp fire will start the weekend! Saturday we will have our Vendors in; Mary Kay, ColorStreet, TNT Treasures, Vintage Loft and Thirty-One just to name a few. The race will run continuously all morning. After lunch, Survivor will start till our dance party that night. How do you think your team will do!!!
Wild Wild West Weekend
Starts: 08/12/2022 - Ends: 08/14/2022
Learn about Native American history and hear stories by the fire. Friday night Country Karaoke. Put a warrant out for someone's arrest and, join in on our shoot out. Fun for all ages!
Nerf and Water War Weekend
Starts: 08/19/2022 - Ends: 08/21/2022
Super Soaker golf cart run, basic training, Nerf War and games. Start Friday night off with the Big Game of Tag. Do you have what it takes to get through Major Burns's basic training? Show your skills!
Starts: 08/26/2022 - Ends: 08/28/2022
Bingo Bingo Bingo! Let's make a deal, cash, candy bar, meat Bingo and so much more! Friday night starts our Bingo Binge! Saturday night we will end with Let's Make a Deal Bingo!
Labor Day Weekend
Starts: 09/02/2022 - Ends: 09/05/2022
Celebrate our workforce! Tie-dye, Window Painting, Corn Hole Tournament, Pool Games, Scavenger Hunt. Friday Night movie and campfire. Saturday morning our vendors (Mary Kay, TNT Treasure, Vintage Loft, Thirty- One ,Tupperware etc.) will be in. Saturday night we will rock out to "Sharon and The Edge"! Activities going on Friday night till Monday morning!
Starts: 09/09/2022 - Ends: 09/11/2022
Show us your heritage! International crafts, games, music and dancing. Cornhole will be our Friday night activity and finish your Saturday with the band "Irishtown Road". Make a mark on our map down Lincoln Hall to show where you are from. Sunday morning, we will have a memorial service for 9/11. Never forget!
Dance Your Pants Off Weekend
Starts: 09/16/2022 - Ends: 09/18/2022
We will be shaking and shimmying from dusk till dawn. Participate in our Freeze Dance and Limbo Competitions. Friday night we will kick off the weekend with Bingo. "Th' Elvis Man" will be here to entertain Saturday night! Learn some line dances, and show us your steps!
Look at the Stars Weekend
Starts: 09/23/2022 - Ends: 09/25/2022
Come stargaze with us! Start the weekend with Cornhole for our Friday night activity. Make your own Planetarium, visit our mobile planetarium from "Cosmic Adventures", shop till you drop with our vendors(Mary Kay, ColorStreet, Vintage Loft, Tupperware, Scentsy, etc.) and much more far out fun.
1st Halloween Weekend: Tim Burton!
Starts: 10/08/2022 - Ends: 10/10/2022
Edward Scissorhands, Beetlejuice; who will you be for our costume contest? Test your skills in our Escape Room. Enjoy our Tim Burton Movie Marathon by the fire, and under the trees. Saturday morning vendor fair and end it with "Sharon and the Edge"! Can you outrun the Sandworm in the maze? Let's see how strange and unusual our 1st halloween weekend can get!
2nd Halloween Weekend: Historical Figures!
Starts: 10/14/2022 - Ends: 10/16/2022
Rosie the Riveter, George Washington, Amelia Earhart, Harriet Tubman; what historical figure will you be or meet this weekend? Escape Room will be open this weekend. Our last Friday night corn hole game, vendors Saturday, and many more spooktacular events.
3rd Halloween Weekend: 1980's
Starts: 10/21/2022 - Ends: 10/23/2022
Some of the greatest slasher and horror movies have come out in this decade. Who will be lurking around the corner? Jason, Michael Myers, Pinhead, Freddy? This weekend we will have the Escape Room, Friday night Flashlight Tag, Saturday morning vendor fair, Costume Contest and a Camp Crystal Lake Run, and Halloween Party. Can you survive?
4th Halloween Weekend: Sci Fi
Starts: 10/28/2022 - Ends: 10/31/2022
We have been invaded! Greys, Lizard People, Body Snatchers? Help us secure our camp! Nerf Alien War this weekend! We will have Friday night Thriller Karaoke, our Saturday morning vendor fair, Escape Room is open, "The Detours" Saturday night and much more on our last weekend of the season.