The Blackland Prairie Raptor Center’s Family Campout offers visitors a memorable overnight experience in our beautiful Brockdale Park! The experience will include an overnight campout, live raptor program, guided evening trail walk, pizza dinner, s’mores, breakfast and more. Spots are limited, so be sure to get your ticket now for our next event.
This program is designed for families with children ages 3 years and older. Each attending group must have at least 1 adult per 4 children to provide supervision.
$20 per child (ages 5-12)
$25 per adult (ages 13+)
Children between 3-4 years old are free
Guests must bring their own tent and equipment. See the suggested equipment list below.
Please note that lights out will be no later than 10 p.m.
Pizza and lemonade will be provided for dinner. Pastries, fruit and water will be provided for breakfast. Guests may bring other food options as desired.
Guests are not permitted to build their own fire. Fire is only permitted in the designated fire pit ring and will be managed by Center Staff and Volunteers.
Electricity is not readily available, so please plan accordingly.
Restrooms will be available throughout the entire event. No showers available.
4:00 – 6:00 PM – Arrival, check-in and set-up
6:00 – 6:45 PM – Pizza Dinner (come and go at Welcome Building)
7:00 – 7:45 PM – Live Raptor Program (Amphitheater)
8:00 – 8:30 PM – Guided Trail Walks
8:30 PM and forward – S’mores and free time
7:00 – 8:30 AM – Breakfast (come and go at Welcome Building)
9:30 AM – Depart Park
Camp chairs, if desired
Water and drinks
Weather appropriate clothing