Sunsetview Farm Camping Area | Activities


  • All activities are subject to change and are weather permitting.
  • Our charity for 2018 will be The Springfield Shriners Children’s Hospital.
  • Check for events throughout the summer that benefit this great organization.
  • Be sure to check for Snack Bar hours and specials!

Our planned activities take place on weekends beginning mid-May and continue through Labor Day. During July and August Wednesday is Family Movie Night and Thursday is Adult Bingo Night. Adult bingo also continues through the fall on Saturday afternoons. Columbus Day Weekend we bring back a full schedule of activities.
In addition to our fun theme weekends our regular weekend activity program usually include a mix of the following:

  • For adults: darts, pokeno, bingo and horseshoes.
  • For kids: candy bar bingo, wiffleball, kickball and kid’s fun hour.
  • For all ages: crafts, wagon rides, ball games, and more!

2018 Full Activity Schedule
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April 13th Campground Opens
(Weather Permitting)
May 4-6 Glow Party
Join us as we kick of the 2018 season early with a Black Light DJ Dance party Saturday night! Bring out all things that glow under black light like florescent clothing, body paints and powders, and glow jewelry.
May 11-13 Mother’s Day Weekend
Friday night join us for waltz lessons for all ages. Saturday create a mask at crafts. Saturday night we will hold a Mother’s Day Masquerade Ball. Time for elegant costumes and masks for this fantastical night.
May 18-20 Lip Sync Battle
Here is your chance to rock out as your favorite performer without the pressure! Saturday night join us for A Lip Sync Battle! Get the whole family involved! Prizes awarded in two categories, Solo Act and Duo or Group.
May 25-28 Memorial Day Weekend
The swimming pool opens this weekend. Kick start summer with our annual Field Day Events for all ages. Saturday night DJ Christopher Robin. Sunday night welcome Moose and The High Tops. With this band one thing is for sure: you’ll hear some of your favorite tunes as well as some of the greatest tunes in rock history!
June 1-3 Special Event: Trailer Trash
Saturday night come down and see the most unlikely band ever to hit the urban streets of Western MA, Trailer Trash playing all YOUR modern county favorites! This ain’t what your Grandpa labeled “country.” This is TRAILER TRASH!
June 8-10 Special Event: LA’s BackStage Pass
Saturday night we are amped to present LA’s BackStage Pass. BSP is bringing the biggest 80's rock-n-roll party on the east coast to Sunsetview tonight! They will bring you back to the days of no worries and arena rock concerts.
June 15-17 Fathers Day, Special Event: Aquanett
Father’s Day weekend will feature Aquanett Saturday night. Aquanett has been labeled “New England’s most authentic tribute to the 80’s.” Their look, authentic sound to the original artists and dedication to their fans have been keeping people coming out again and again for over a decade.
June 22-24 Pirate Weekend!
It’s all about the 12 and under picaroons Saturday with our Scallywag Obstacle Course and MYO Pirate Ship Contest. Saturday night all ye buccaneers join us for a swashbuckling good time with our own landlubber DJ Christopher Robin out on the beach! Wear your best, we will be judging ye for a Costume Contest.
June 29 - July 1 70’s to Today
What is your favorite decade; 70’s, 80’s, 90’s or today? Raid your closets and Saturday night dress in your favorite look. Prizes awarded! Nitefall provides the soundtrack featuring Alternative, Metal and Classic Rock from the 70s to today.
July 4-8 Fourth of July Weekend
Highlights for the long weekend: Thursday its Karaoke fun with Jackie Carleton. Friday night DJ Christopher Robin will be here playing all of your requests. Our annual Fourth of July Mardi Gras Themed Parade will be held on Saturday the 7th. Saturday night welcome back Ray Guillemette Jr. who will be performing with his amazing country band King Kountry!
July 13-15 Sunsetview’s 48th Birthday
Celebrate your campground’s birthday with camper carnival games, face painting, a pie eating contest and more! Birthday Party Saturday night featuring General Gist And The Mexican Cadillac putting their own spin on classic 70’s rock, 90’s alternative, as well current material, get the gist? Top off the weekend with The Shriners Clowns and cake!
July 20-22 Beach Dance
Join us for fun in the sun and playing in the pond. DJ Christopher Robin will be playing all your favorite beach tunes. Featured activities include a Limbo Contest for all ages and a Volleyball Tourney for ages 13 and up.
July 27-29 Christmas In July, Vendor Fair, and Shriners Christmas Parade Saturday
We are bringing back a Site Decorating Contest so bring your holiday decorations. Start your Christmas shopping early at our Vendor Fair Saturday! SORRY, NO BINGO THIS WEEKEND. Welcome the Shriners for a Christmas Parade Saturday morning. Santa and his elves will be here Saturday night for a Christmas Party!
August 3-5 Grease Weekend, Party Like It’s 1959
Miss the days of drive-ins, poodle skirts, bobby socks, hula hoops, and 45 rpm records? Drive in for Grease Weekend. Saturday night join us for a Rock 'n' Roll Dance Party with The Skid Marks! Vintage Rock n Roll delivered with the look and sound of an authentic 50's or 60's rock show complete with a costume contest and other nostalgic fun and trivia.
August 10-12 Island Luau
Join us on the beach for a slice of Hawaii in our own backyard. DJ Christopher Robin will be playing island tunes for your listening pleasure! Activities include Two Person Boat Race (13 and up), and a Limbo Contest for all ages.
August 17-19 Jimmy Buffet Weekend and Glow Dance Party
This weekend sit back, relax, and enjoy the island escapism lifestyle and leave your worries behind. Enjoy music on the beach, fun activities, and a costume contest for the best Parrothead and Parakeet. At night join us for a Black Light DJ Dance Party on the beach.
August 24-26 Special Event: Halloween Weekend*
Decorate yourselves and your campsites with all things Halloween! Join us for Trick or Treating and A Costume Parade and Contest. If you dare join us at a Monster Mash DJ Dance! Our featured event is our annual spine chilling Spook Ride ($). *Due to the popularity of this weekend we do have a visitor limit on Saturday 8/25. We allow each site only one visiting family on that day, please try not to exceed six people and one car. (Does not include visitors with season passes.)
August 31 - September 3 Labor Day Weekend
Featuring a Pokeno Marathon on Friday Night and a Bingo Marathon on Saturday. Saturday night welcome Relentless performing a wide range of hits from classic rock to current chart topping hits and new country. Sunday we will feature our Annual Chinese Raffle to benefit The Springfield Shriners Children’s Hospital. Great items for a great cause!
September 8 Misfit Mama’s Golf Tournament
Held at the Chicopee Country Club, this is a benefit for the Shriners Hospitals for Children. You must register in advance for this event. Click here for more information and to print a registration form.
September 7-9 Movie Night
Saturday night enjoy our version of a night at the drive in. Get your last swim in. Pool closes after this weekend.
September 14-16 Special Event: LA’s BackStage Pass
Saturday night welcome back LA’s Backstage Pass. This band is a reflection of what the 80’s were all about. The sound, the attitude, the performance - BSP will ROCK YOUR PAST TODAY!
September 21-23 Special Event: Trailer Trash
Put on a pair of boots and a cowboy hat if you like, or just come as you are, and enjoy a night of great music and fun with the return of Trailer Trash on Saturday night.
September 28-30 Teen Take Over Black Light DJ Dance Party
Saturday night teens take over for a Black Light DJ Dance Party featuring teen only requests. Bring out all things that glow under black light like florescent clothing, body paints and powders, and glow jewelry.
October 5-8 Columbus Day Weekend
Join us for seasonal favorites Scarecrow Making and our Pumpkin Carving Contest. Saturday night one last DJ Dance with Christopher Robin. Sunday night back by popular demand it’s Locals Only! Four young kids playing Rock N' Roll! Please be there Sunday night at 8:30 pm as we reveal our fundraising totals for the season and present our check to The Spring- field Shriners Children Hospital.
October 14 Campground Closes
See you next year for more fun!

Weekend Schedule
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Jimmy Buffett Weekend and Glow Dance Party

Welcome to Jimmy Buffett Weekend!  It's a License to Chill!!

A state of mind is now a state of being and all activities are weather permitting.

  • Join us Saturday night for A Black Light Glow Dance Party and Costume Contest for the best Parrothead and Parakeet. Please check times for each event. No need to sign up in advance.
  • FYI: Parrothead is a commonly used nickname for fans of Jimmy Buffett "Parakeets" or "Keets" is the term used for the younger fans of Jimmy, or, children. Standard outfit: Hawaiian Shirts, skirts, leis, and parrot themed hats. The more wild, the better!

Wednesday August 15, 2018

  • 8:00 pm Movie Night:  At the pavilion. This week join us for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. Four teenagers are sucked into a magical video game, and the only way they can escape is to work together to finish the game. Rated PG-13 for adventure action, suggestive content and some language. Bring down your comfy chairs and must have snacks and enjoy some cinematic entertainment with Dave.

Thursday August 16, 2018

  • 6:15pm Bingo Card Sales Begin: At the pavilion for adults. 
  • 7:00 pm Bingo: Begins at the pavilion for adults.

Friday August 17, 2018

Gingerbread House  Hours: 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm 

  • 6:30 pm Registration for Adult Darts. At the pavilion. Fee $3.00.
  • 7:00 pm Sharp!! Adult Darts: At the pavilion. 
  • 7:00 pm Candy Bar Bingo: At the tent near the pavilion.  Please bring a regular sized NUT FREE candy bar to play.

Saturday August 18, 2018

Gingerbread House Hours: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm / 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm 

  • 10:00 am Crafts: At the pavilion for all ages. Fee $1.00.
  • 12:15 pm Bingo Card Sales Begin: At the pavilion for adults.

Saturday August 18, 2018, continued

  • 12:30 pm Horseshoes Registration: At the pits by the pond for adults. This week it will be $1.00 games.
  • 1:00 pm SHARP! Horseshoes: Begins at the pits by the pond for adults.
  • 1:00 pm SHARP! Bingo: Begins at the pavilion for adults.
  • 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Parrothead Pre-Party: On the beach. Sit back, relax and enjoy the island escapism lifestyle. Dress in you Parrothead best and leave your worries behind and enjoy some great music on the beach. Kan Jam will be available!!!
  • 3:00 pm Wagon Ride: Pick up and drop off at the playground. 
  • 4:00 pm Kickball: At the ball field. All ages welcome. 
  • 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm Island Dance and Black Light Glow Party: On the beach. The fun continues for all you parrotheads and parakeets! 
  • 7:45 pm Best Parakeet Contest 12 and Under: At the beach, by the DJ.
  • As darkness falls The Black Light Glow Party begins. Deck yourself out with florescent neon clothing, black light body paint, and accessories. We will have black lights set up in the dance area in front of the DJ trailer.Our glow in the dark Kan Jam will be set up for anyone who wants to play!
  • 8:45  pm Best Parrothead Contest 13 to Adult: At the beach, by the DJ.

Sunday August 19, 2018

Gingerbread House Hours: 8:00 am to 11:00 am

  • 10:00 am Pokeno: In the tent by the pavilion for adults.
  • 10:00 am 50/50 Drawing: At the pavilion.
  • 11:00 am Spook Ride Meeting: At the tent by the pool. 
  • 8:00 pm   Sunday Night Drive In: in the field weather permitting. Bring your comfy chairs, spread out a blanket, or bring your golf cart and enjoy our version of a night at the drive in. Start off Halloween week with Winchester Rated PG-13 for violence, disturbing images, drug content, some sexual material and thematic elements.  Ensconced in her sprawling California mansion, eccentric firearms heiress Sarah Winchester believes she is haunted by the souls of people killed by the Winchester repeating rifles.

Campground Chatter and Victory Lane

  • Darts First Place Team: Dawn Polhemus site 223 and Chris Chaffee site 25
  • Darts Second Place Team: Brain Fuller site F and Tracie Beddow site 204
  • Darts 50/50: Liz Connolly site 23a 
  • Bingo 50/50: Thomas Howard site G

Island Luau

  We had a great night despite the weather!! Thanks to everyone who made both the beach and inside a fantastic event.  We were even able to pull off our activities. 

Here are our winners:

Two Man Boat Race:

  • First Place: Cruisin For a Brewski Steve Fleming site 210 and Robert Agin site 210
  • Second Place: Capsizers Garrette Ondrick site N and Drew Eidiger site N
  • Third Place: Pineapple Fresh Aiden Filler site F and Zack Paine site F


  • First Place 12 and under Neila Lachance site K
  • Second Place 12 and under Violet Kingsley site 22
  • First Place 13 and older Ashely Paine site 1 

Our Halloween spook ride is Saturday August 25th. We need volunteers to creep, crawl, scream, and scare the campers for this charity event that benefits the Springfield Shriners Childrens Hospital. Sign up TODAY...if you dare.

Chinese Raffle
If you or someone you know has a business that would like to make a donation to our Chinese Raffle on Labor Day Weekend please let us know! If you have a donation please drop it off at the office. Help us make this years donation to The Springfield Shriners Children's Hospital a great one!

Misfit Mama's Charity Golf Tournament Saturday Sept 8, 2018
Benefits the Shriners of Springfield.  $100.00 per golfer (includes lunch and dinner).       
12:30 pm shotgun start at the Chicopee Country Club. Raffle prizes, longest drive, closest to the pin, hole in one.  For more information or to become a donor/sponser please contact Kim Fortini @ 413-626-7819 or 

Turn over for a preview of our upcoming Halloween in August!  


Coming Attractions..Halloween is here!!

  • Spook Ride Tickets will not go on sale until 9:00 am Saturday morning, $5.00 per person, cash only! August 25th. First come, first served. If you want an early ride, be there early. We will have a table set up for ticket purchases in front of the office.
  • Remember, we have a visitor limit on Saturday August 25th. Only one visiting family per site!! No need to preregister this season, just be aware that only one family will be allowed to visit on your site Saturday August 25th above and beyond those folks who are registered for the season.
  • Any additional people that may arrive after the first family is registered Saturday August 25th will be turned away! Please inform your family and friends.
  • Bring decorations to help transform the campground for Halloween!
  • Don't forget candy and costumes for Trick or Treating. Plan on about 200 children.