We Can Camp: Family Camping at Conner Prairie

202214may(may 14)1:00 pm15(may 15)10:00 amWe Can Camp: Family Camping at Conner Prairie1:00 pm - 10:00 am (15) Conner Prairie, 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038CategoryMuseum/Zoo Event,Outdoors

Event Details

Join us as you learn basic camping skills, enjoy fun outdoor experiences and spend the night on our grounds in a tent! This program is perfect for first-time campers or anyone looking for a refresher.

We provide all the camping gear you’ll need, along with modern restrooms and overnight security.

2022 Dates: 

  • Saturday, May 7–Sunday, May 8
  • Saturday, May 14–Sunday, May 15
  • Saturday, August 20–Sunday, August 21
  • Saturday, August 27–Sunday, August 28

Overnight, Saturday 1 p.m. – Sunday 10 a.m.

Suggested Audience:
All Ages

Advance tickets are required.

  • Guests: $150 per family (up to 6 people)
  • Members: $140 per family (up to 6 people)

Camping at Conner Prairie Activities include:

  • Setting up your campsite, with the assistance of Conner Prairie staff (Conner Prairie will provide a tent with two queen air mattresses. Families will need to bring their own bedding)
  • Archery
  • A guided hike through the North Woods
  • Fishing on the Conner Family pond
  • Workshops:
    • How to plan your own family campout
    • How to use a propane camping stove
    • How to wash dishes while camping
    • How to build a campfire
    • How to break camp and store gear
  • Preparing dinner and breakfast with assistance from staff (Conner Prairie will provide a cook kit and propane stove, families will provide groceries)
  • S’mores around the campfire


14 (Saturday) 1:00 pm - 15 (Sunday) 10:00 am