Bring your family to... Buffalo Lake Camping Resort
2017 Calendar of Events
April 14: OPEN for the 2017 SEASON
Help us "Kick off" our 24th year!
April 21 - 23: EARTH DAY & SPRING PROJECT WEEKEND
with CHILI DUMP
Lend a hand in completing a early season project and receive a thank you certificate good towards your next stay. We'll be having a helper's Soup & Sandwich luncheon.
April 28 - 30: TBD
May 5 - 7: MONTELLO FISH-n-FUN
Join in the festivities happening in and around Montello. It is sure to be a family fun filled weekend. Carnival, Crafts & Music.
May 12 - 14: MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND
Join us to make a special gift for Mom on Saturday. The staff makes breakfast on Sunday morning so you don't have to, and Moms eat FREE.*
Swimming Pool Opens! (Weather Permitting)
May 19 - 21: ARMED FORCES / HERO'S WEEKEND
Free Friday and Saturday night camping for all soldiers and veterans as well as to EMT's, Firefighters and Police Officers.
A Thank You from BLCR to America's Finest. American Legion Color Guard presentation. Plan on attending the Saturday evening Pot Luck Celebration for all. Reservation must be made by calling 608-297-2915
Kids Crafts and Activity Program every Saturday begins!*
May 26 - 29: MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Join us for Wisconsin's unofficial kick off to summer. Tye Dye shirts and Karaoke on Saturday. Bags tournament and BINGO on Sunday. Plus much more!!!
June 2 - 4: FISHING FUN WEEKEND
Give fishing a try, when no license is required! Maybe you'll get hooked. Kids fishing activities and contest on Saturday
June 9 - 11: CELEBRATE DAIRY MONTH WEEKEND
Wisconsin is known for Cows and dairy products. We'll be making Ice Cream on Saturday.
June 16 - 18: FATHER'S DAY
We had a day for Mom so naturally Dad gets one too. Make a special gift for Dad on Saturday, and enjoy breakfast on Sunday morning made by the BLCR staff. Dads eat FREE!*
June 23 - 25: TBD
June 30 - July 4: 4TH OF JULY
3 night minimum. Planned activities include: Horseshoe Tournament and Kids Ice Cream Eating Contest, Karaoke on Sunday night.
Fireworks nearby at the Montello City Park
JULY 8: ANNUAL CRAFT & RUMMAGE SALE
Show off your artistic talents or bring your unwanted treasures to sell at the annual campground craft and rummage sale on Saturday, July 8th. Set up on your site on Saturday morning or browse the grounds for that special something you can't live without. Sign up in the store in advance to be included on the list of participating sites
July 14 - 16: TROPICAL SPLASH WEEKEND
Listen to the sounds of the tropics at the pool area. Plan to gather your friends and family to create sand sculptures and participate in all the wet and wild activities.
July 21 - 23: "CHRISTMAS IN JULY" Kids will create a special Christmas Craft and visit Santa on Saturday night. Decorate your camper and site. Prizes for the best decorated seasonal and overnight sites.
July 28 - 30: UP IN THE AIR WEEKEND We will be having a Balloon Lift off. Remember your special friend or family member by sending a balloon into the sky to honor them.
August 4 - 6: WESTERN HOE DOWN WEEKEND & BBQ Giddy-up campers. It's time to put on your chaps and saddle up for some old-fashioned country western fun. There will be cowboy and cowgirl games in the afternoon, followed by a chicken BBQ dinner and a "Barn Dance". Reservations required for meal*
August 11 - 12 : TBD
August 18 - 20: STARS & S'MORES WEEKEND Montello "Father Marquette Days" City wide festival with crafters, softball, volleyball and a Saturday Parade. On Saturday night, we'll be having a group campfire to roast marshmallows, followed by Star gazing. Learn about the constellations and planets.
August 25 - 27: BACK TO SCHOOL WEEKEND
Saturday we'll have our annual Washers Tournament. Marquette County Literacy school supply and book drive.
September 8 - 10: CAMPER APPRECIATION WEEKEND It will have been a great year and time for us to show our appreciation for your time spent with us over the year. Camp with us during the season 8 or more nights, stay free! Join us in the evening for a potluck dinner. We'll provide the meat and drinks. We look forward to reminiscing in the memories of the year with you.
Reservation must be made by calling 608-297-2915
September 16: MIDWEST VINTAGE TRAILER RALLY
Saturday, Open house: 11am - 3pm - Donation of non perishable items will be collected for the Marquette County Food Bank, as admission.
September 29 - October 1: CAMPGROUND HALLOWEEN I A ghoulishly good time. Trick or treating from site to site, campground wide decoration contest are just some of the spooky fun activities planned. Fund raiser, auction & bags tournament.
October 6 - 8: CAMPGROUND HALLOWEEN II It's too good to put into one weekend! So we'll do it all over again for the guests who survived or couldn't attend the first one.