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Christmas in July at Mississinewa Lake, July 27-28

July 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 pm

- $7

Celebrate Christmas in July and Smokey Bear’s birthday with games, food, a parade, live music, campsite decorating and more on July 27 and 28 at Mississinewa Lake.

From 8 to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, chow down on pancakes and sausage prepared by the Friends of the Upper Wabash Interpretive Services. Donations will be accepted.

Other Saturday activities include a playground party near the campground gate from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. involving water games with the local fire department, a youth archery shoot (staff will provide equipment and safety instruction) and a cornhole tournament.

A parade honoring Smokey Bear’s birthday begins at 6:45 p.m. on Saturday at the campground gate. Visitors can share a snack with Smokey after the parade.

Judging of decorated campsites begins at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday. Winners will be announced at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at the campground shelter.

Campsite reservations can be made at camp.in.gov or by calling 866-622-6746.

Property entrance fees are $7 per in-state vehicle and $9 per out-of-state vehicle.

 

Mississinewa Lake (stateparks.IN.gov/2955.htm) is at 4673 S. 625E. Peru, 46970.

 

Details

Date:
July 21
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cost:
$7
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/2955.htm

Organizer

Indiana DNR Upper Wabash Interpretive Services
Phone:
(260) 468-2127
Email:
uwnatdnr@dnr.in.gov
Website:
http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/7369.htm

Venue

Mississinewa Lake
4673 S. 625E.
Peru, IN 46970 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
765-473-6528
Website:
http://stateparks.IN.gov/2955.htm

Details

Date:
July 21
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cost:
$7
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/2955.htm

Organizer

Indiana DNR Upper Wabash Interpretive Services
Phone:
(260) 468-2127
Email:
uwnatdnr@dnr.in.gov
Website:
http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/7369.htm

Venue

Mississinewa Lake
4673 S. 625E.
Peru, IN 46970 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
765-473-6528
Website:
http://stateparks.IN.gov/2955.htm