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 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