On-Site Activities

We offer themed weekends all season, and daily activities during peak summer!

Find a detailed itinerary posted weekly at: www.facebook.com/FortWhaley


May 1-3 Pirates Weekend: Ahoy, me mateys! Ever wonder what it’s like to live the life of a pirate? Here at Fort Whaley there will be no shortage of the buccaneer experience with our treasure hunt, sword making, and tattoos. We also have hayrides and Laser Tag!

May 8-10 Mother’s Day Weekend: We love moms and we love crafts! Make something special for the mom in your life! We will also have special activities just for Mom like Paint Night and wine glass painting. Be sure to use our complimentary shuttle to visit Springfest in Ocean City!

May 15-17 Cruisin’ Weekend: Who doesn’t love a classic car? Fort Whaley will be celebrating Ocean City’s Cruisin’ week with car themed crafts and activities. We will also be hosting our very own family Car Show – using cardboard boxes and assorted crafts, families can create their dream car to compete for Best In Show!

May 22-25 Summer Kick Off Weekend: What could make summer even better? Spending it camping with your friends and family at Fort Whaley, of course! We will be kicking things off with our first of the season Foam Party and plenty of fun filled family crafts and activities. Cap it all off with a DJ dance party Saturday night!

May 29-31 Prince & Princess Weekend: Everyone deserves to feel like a prince or princess. Join us for a fairytale weekend at Fort Whaley. We will create our very own crowns and you can channel your best inner royalty at our Royal Foam Party. Crafts, games, and Laser Tag will be available throughout the weekend.


June 5-7 Carnival Weekend: The carnival is in town! Join us as we participate in great carnival themed crafts and activities. Step right up for games and more for all ages at the Fort Whaley Carnival! Play ping pong toss, pick a duck, and more of your favorite games.

June 12-14 Air Show Weekend: It’s that time of the year again for the famous Ocean City Air Show. The jets will make their return to Ocean City and you’re not going to want to miss it! Catch our complimentary shuttle into Ocean City to view the show or stay back and build your own wooden airplane and play games with us!

June 19-21 Father’s Day Weekend: We love dads and dads love camping! Join us for our Father/Child Fishing Tournament at the catch and release lake. Plus, enjoy making crafts for dad, games, and our family favorite Foam Party!

June 22-28 Beach Week: Who doesn’t love the beach? We will spend our week having water fights, tie-dying, and fun craft projects, like making your own beach bag, as we dive into the heart of summer in Ocean City!

June 29 – July 5 Celebrate America Week: Celebrate the red, white, and blue as America turns 244 years old with patriotic themed games and activities. We will be having a Golf Cart & Bike Parade and Site Decorating Contest. Prizes will be awarded! We’ll be partying the night away at our DJ Dance Party Saturday night!


July 6-12 World Traveler Week: Ever wanted to travel the world? We are going to be making it a little bit easier for you here at Fort Whaley with World Traveler Week. Each day we will celebrate the culture of different countries around the world by enjoying the arts, crafts, and games they play!

July 13-19 Wet & Wild Week: Beat the heat and splash into Wet & Wild Week here at Fort Whaley, with a week full of water gun fights, wet and wild crafts, like designing your own water bottle, slip ‘n slides, and our camp favorite, wet & wild hayride!

July 20-26 Christmas In July Week: Who says Christmas only comes once a year? We will be celebrating Christmas in July creating ornaments and more that you can take home! Don’t forget to bring your lights and decorations because we will be having a Site Decorating Contest!

July 27 – August 2 Game Show Mania Week: Do you have what it takes to win it all? Give it your best as we tackle some of your favorite game shows and bring them to life here at Fort Whaley! Brush up on your friends and family and join us for the Newly Friend Game! Plus lots of fun craft projects to keep you busy all week long.


August 3-9 Color Wars Week: Some say that life is like a canvas and you should paint yourself a whole lot of colorful days. Well here at Fort Whaley we will be doing just that with our Color Wars Week. Plenty of color filled activities, like tie-dying, colorful Paint Nights, and our very own Color War will brighten up your life!

August 10-16 Super Hero Week: Send up the signal! We need a hero! Pack your masks and join us for a week of hero crafts, like making your own capes, games, and all our favorite superhero movies! We’ll also have a fun Kids Paint Night to make a super painting to take home!

August 17-23 Mad Scientist Week: From a grain of sand to the vast galaxy, science uncovers secrets around you and me. This week at Fort Whaley we will be doing several different science experiments to bring out the mad scientist in you. Plus, make your own sensory jar and more crafts!

August 24-30 Sweets Week: Calling all sweet tooths, this week is for you! With candy themed crafts, like making our own candy jewelry, and games, like camp favorite Candy Bar Bingo, you’re sure to be satisfied.


August 31 – September 7 Is Summer Really Over Week: Labor Day Weekend is known as “the last weekend of summer.” Join us for our last full week of activities filled with all of your favorites from the summer season. Plus, a DJ Dance party Saturday night!

September 11-13 Scavenger Hunt Weekend: Do you have what it takes to complete our Scavenger Hunt first? This weekend will test your skills with several hunts for all ages! We will also have plenty of arts and crafts for the whole family to enjoy.

September 18-20 Bike Weekend: Calling all bikers! They say a bike ride a day keeps the doctor away, so take a ride to Fort Whaley and join us for our Bike Week celebration. We will have crafts and adult games throughout the weekend. Then drink and dance the night away with music at the pavilion at our Biker Bash!

September 25-27 Crazy For Crafts Weekend: Do you love arts and crafts? So do we! We’ve packed as many crafts as we could into one weekend from wine glass painting to tie dye and so much more! Let’s get crafty!


October 2-4 Pet-Palooza Weekend: For all the animal lovers out there, we will be having pet themed crafts and games all weekend. Make your own fluffy friend then bring out your pooch (real or plush) for the Puppy Parade!

October 9-11, 16-18, 23-25, and October 30 – November 1 Halloween Weekends: Halloween is a staff and camper favorite here at Fort Whaley! Join us for an weekend full of Pumpkin Decorating, Costume Contests, Site Decorating Contests, Trick-or-Treating, and of course our Haunted House! Don’t forget to bring those spooky decorations as we will be awarding a FREE Thrills & Chills Weekend stay in 2021 to the site winner!

*All activities are subject to change.

**Please verify dates and location details via hyperlinked website – these area events are held off-site.