Here are our 2018 Weekends and Special Events!
Spring Clam Roast
This fun-filled weekend features our popular Clam Roast. Activities include a Spring Egg hunt and other fun filled Spring activities. Enjoy live acoustic music and great food at our Saturday Clam Roast. Package includes the site type of your choice for Friday and Saturday nights, and 2 tickets to the Clam Roast. Reservations are limited, so plan early to join us.
Mable's Race For A Cure Weekend
We're hosting a new annual tradition to honor and celebrate the life of our own Mable Harrison. Join us for a fundraising marathon to help fund breast cancer reasearch.
Home at Cherrystone Weekend
Come be all about that #shorelife as you learn to relax, camp, and party with those who call Cherrystone their summer home! Activities led by our seasonal campers, themed on how to make the most of your experience here at Cherrystone!
Cinco De Mayo Weekend
Es el tiempo para una fiesta! It's time for a party! Salsa dance with us on the bay as we celebrate Cinco de Mayo with authentic cultural experiences!
Mother's Day Weekend
This special surprise weekend package features fun family activities including mother & child pedal boat races, live entertainment, and a special Sunday morning breakfast for Mom at the Little Neck Cafe. Our anniversary gift to you, our guest, is one free night's site fee. Pay for Friday and receive Saturday night free. Also look for discounts in our General Store.
Fly back in time to the 60's 70's 80's and 90's when times were simpler and pop culture was defined by music and hairdos and hair-don't-ever-agains! Activities sure to make you pine for a bygone decade!
Memorial Day Weekend
SUMMER IS HERE, and Memorial Day Weekend is going to be a blast. First is the annual Memorial Day Open Air Market. Do your spring cleaning and sell your unwanted treasures here, or just come on down to find a great bargain. Open Air Market spaces available through the Welcome Center. There will also be live entertainment over the weekend.
On Sunday, don't miss the Memorial Day Parade. Decorate your bike or yourself and march to honor those who have served and protected our nation. Memorial Day Weekend also includes a fireworks display! (Weather permitting)
This weekend, it's all about your sweet tooth. If you're a chocolate addict, you won't want to miss this! We guarantee, you've never encountered chocolate quite like this. Don't miss the live entertainment.
Calling all Wizards! Cherrystone invites you to hop on your brooms and attend our very own Wizard's Weekend. Muggles are welcome too! This spellbinding weekend includes live entertainment, a wizard's costume contest and a magical quest.
Father's Day Weekend
There's no better way to celebrate Dad's special day than a trip to Cherrystone Family Camping Resort for a weekend of activities planned with Dad in mind. There will be father and child Pedal Boat Races, live entertainment on Saturday night and a Sunday morning breakfast in the Little Neck Cafe.
Dr Seuss Weekend
We will have it in the sun and it of course is just called fun! Fun for who's both big and small, our Suessian activities are truly fun for all! Special characters to make an appearance around the campground. Look out for the mischevious thing 1 and thing 2!
Independence Day Celebration
Come celebrate America's birthday dressed as your favorite American hero at our Independence Day Costume Contest. Weekend includes our Independence Day Parade with fireworks on the 4th!
Christmas in July Weekend
Decorate your site with those Christmas decorations that collect dust all year for a chance to win our best decorated site contest. Have brunch with Summer Santa. Celebrate Christmas in July with a grand illumination ceremony and summer snowball fights!
Superman, Batman, WonderWoman and all of your favorite super hero's will gather for this exciting weekend. Dress in your favorite super hero garb and join us for live entertainment. Challenge your knowledge of our favorite caped crusader and see if you have what it takes to join the ranks in our "Super Hero Boot Camp."
Ah, those great memories of going to carnivals as a kid. Well, the circus is back and better than ever at Cherrystone. We'll have all your favorite games, and a live circus preformance for a weekend just like you remember!
Calling all explorers! We're bringing the jungle to Cherrystone so young explorers can meet and greet, study and learn about all sorts of exotic animals!
Don't miss this weekend of fun, island style! This action-packed weekend includes a best island outfit contest and lei making. Live entertainment rounds out this exciting weekend you won't want to miss.
Ahoy Mates! Escape the gallows and come aboard for Pirates' Weekend. Seaworthy activities include the search for Blackbeard's treasure, costume contest, parade on your very own "Pirate Ship on Wheels," live entertainment, plus the Pirate Parade featuring none other than Blackbeard himself!
Join us for a weekend of Mexican fiesta fun! Plenty of fiesta themed activities including a pinata, and live entertainment! For those who dare, there will also be a nacho-eating contest. It's fiesta fun for the entire family.
Mad Science Weekend
Zip up your lab coats, put on your spectacles, and throw the switch! It's alive! ITS ALIVE! Alive with science themed fun to be had as we lead hands on science experiments! Educational and fun for all!
Labor Day Weekend / Mardi Gras
It's Mardi Gras time at Cherrystone! Say "so long" to summer with a fun-filled family celebration. There will be family games including our Mardi Gras costume contest, king cake, parade, and live entertainment. Help us crown our new King Stone and Queen Cherry as we say good-bye to summer. We will cap off the weekend with a fireworks display(weather permitting). Also look for special discounts on Cherrystone souvenirs.
Camping with Grandma and Grandpa is the best! Come spend the weekend with Meemaw and Pop-pop and celebrate that special connection that is the love between grandparent and grandchild. Any grandparent camping with their grandchildren be sure you ask for you special discount!
Wine Down Weekend
The air is getting crisper and the end of year stresses are just around the corner. Come have a weekend oasis amd wind down with us on Wine Down Weekend!
Armed Forces Weekend
You or a family member serves the country, so let us honor your service with a weekend dedicated to you and the scarifices you make. Kids, meet local heroes from the shore and talk with actual service members from the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines.
Fall Festival Weekend
Fall is here! We're pulling out all the stops and having a huge festival to bring in the harvest and set the stage for the upcoming Halloween weekends! Music, games, rides, shows, and more!
I. October 5 - 7
II. October 12 - 14
III. October 19 – 21
IV. October 26 – 28
Our annual Halloween celebration is a SPOOK-tacular, FUN-filled time. This awesome weekend includes a costume contest for kids and adults with prizes awarded to the winners, carved or decorated pumpkin contest, hayrides, "Trick or Treat" for children 12 and younger, entertainment, and magician. Get in the "spirit" as you decorate your site. We will give a special prize for the most creative! Come early and receive Thursday night for 1/2 price! Stay till Monday and receive Sunday night for 1/2 price! Halloween Weekend reservations are limited, so call now!
Cherrystone's 21st Annual Haunted House
Our haunted house is so scary, it's, well, scary. Visit our Haunted House during our Halloween Weekends in October for a ghoulishly good time. Tickets sold separately. Please contact the Welcome Center for more information.
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Cherrystone is located just 11 miles North of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel. Turn West at the Cheriton traffic light off U.S. 13 onto VA 680 and follow the signs to the campground.