Here are our 2019 Weekends and Special Events!
Easter & Annual Clam Roast
This fun-filled weekend features our popular Annual Clam Roast! Easter themed activities all day long on Saturday including an egg hunt, egg relay racing, photos with the Easter Bunny, and other easter themed 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 and join us this Spring!
Home at Cherrystone
Come be all about that #shorelife as you learn to relax, camp, and party with those who call Cherrystone their summer home! Challenge our Seasonal Campers in games and tournaments all day long on Saturday and get to know the wonderful people who live at Cherrystone!
Camp back in time to the 50's 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 include a decades dance lesson, costume contest, and more! This weekend is sure to make you pine for a bygone decade!
This special weekend package features fun family activities including mother & child pedal boat races, live entertainment, and a special Mother's only wine and cake tasting! Cherrystone opened Mother's Day Weekend in the Spring of 1964, so as our anniversary gift to you, our guest, we're giving you one free night's stay. Pay for Friday night, get Saturday night free!
Carnival for a Cure
It's the Second Annual Carnival For a Cure! Join us for a fundraising weekend to help raise awareness and funding for charity! Activities include larger than life inflatable fun, corn hole tournament, live music, crafts, and more!
2019 Special Feature! This year's Carnival For a Cure will host the GRAND OPENING of the Mable Harrison Memorial Course, guaranteed to be on par for fun at Cherrystone!
SUMMER IS HERE, and Memorial Day Weekend is going to be a blast. Do your spring cleaning and sell your unwanted treasures here, or just come on down to find a great bargain at our Open Air Market! Vendor spaces available through the Welcome Center. Don't miss out on the live entertainment and tournaments all weekend long and on Sunday, join our annual Memorial Day Parade by decorating your bike or yourself! March to honor those who have served and protected our nation! Memorial Day Weekend also includes a fireworks display Sunday night! (Weather permitting)
This weekend, it's all about your sweet tooth! If you're a chocolate addict, you won't want to miss this! Activities include chocolate themed games and a 75 foot chocolate slip-n-slide! Oh yeah, you read that right! 75 foot...Chocolate...Slip-n-slide... No age limit! We guarantee, you've never encountered chocolate quite like this.
Calling all believers! We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted to Cherrystone's Camp for Magical Fun! This spellbinding weekend includes live entertainment, quidditch soda pong, and a magic show that's sure to leave you scratching your head and believing that magic is indeed real!
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. Father and child Pedal Boat Races, live entertainment on Saturday night, and much more!
Fun for whos both big and small, our Suessian activities are truly fun for all! A Dr. Seuss Circus full of zany antics and Ooblek Slime Craft for the kids! Special characters will also make an appearance around the campground. Look out for the mischievous thing 1 and thing 2 at our Little Neck Cafe!
Your favorite superheroes are gathering for this exciting weekend! Dress in your favorite superhero garb for our constume contest! See if you have what it takes to join the ranks in our Superhero Boot Camp to become a certified Junior Superhero!
Come celebrate America's birthday at your favorite campground! Dress in red, white, and blue or as your favorite American hero at our Independence Day Costume Contest! Display your American pride in our parade through the grounds! See if you've got what it takes to win our horseshoe or cornhole tournaments! Fireworks display on the 4th of July! (weather permitting)
Christmas in July
Decorate your site with those Christmas decorations that collect dust all year for a chance to win our best decorated site contest! Meet Summer Santa at our Christmas in July Extravaganza when he magically appears! Rumor has it, it's going to snow at the Pavilion!
The circus is back and better than ever at Cherrystone! We'll have all your favorite games, a circus workshop at which you can learn to be a circus freak with the best of them, and a live circus performance for a weekend that's unforgettable!
Don't miss this weekend of fun, island style! This action-packed week includes a best dressed beach bum contest, lei making, and live entertainment of a Polynesian dance group that'll make you feel like your in a tropical paradise!
Calling all explorers! We're bringing the jungle to Cherrystone so young explorers can meet, study, and learn about all sorts of exotic animals!
Ahoy Mates! Escape the gallows and come aboard for Pirates' Weekend. Seaworthy activities include the search for Blackbeard's treasure, costume contest, live entertainment and a Pirate's Parade featuring none other than Blackbeard himself! Not to be missed is the Campers vs. Pirates Water Balloon Capture the Flag at which our campers have beaten the pirates 5 consecutive years! Keep the traditions alive with us on Pirates Week!
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 that's sure to be a cheesy mess! It's fiesta fun for the entire family!
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/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 horseshoes and cornhole along with our Mardi Gras ceremonies of a costume contest, cake, parade and traditional toast to the family! Help us crown our new King Stone and Queen Cherry as we say good-bye to Summer. To cap off the weekend, we've got fireworks display like none other! (Weather Permitting)
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
Schools are back in session and the end of the year stresses are just around corner. Come camping at our weekend oasis and wind down with us on Wine Down Weekend with wine themed activities all day long!
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 Eastern Shore. Military, Police Officers, Firefighters, and First Responders, ask about your special discount!
Fall Festival Weekend
Fall is here! We're gearing up for the colder months with a harvest festival! Hay mazes, hayrides, an apple cider "tea party", and bonfire with Live Music! Camping in September at Cherrystone is the best!
I. October 4-6
II. October 11-13
III. October 18-20
IV. October 25-27
Our annual Halloween celebration is a SPOOK-tacular, FUN-filled time. These awesome weekends include 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, a magic show, and our annual haunted house! Get in the "spirit" as you decorate your site for our best decorated site contest! 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 22nd 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.