Rising Sun Campground

Camping On The Beautiful Tippecanoe River

Welcome to Rising Sun Campground on the beautiful Tippecanoe River.

We are located just off Highway 35 in Monterey Indiana.

Sep
28
to Sep 30

BBQ COOK OFF!! END OF SEASON SEASONAL MEETING.

RULES OF THE GAME: EVERYONE MUST MAKE 3 LBS OF MEAT TO SHARE, MUST BE PREPARED AT CAMP SITE. MUST BE UP TO REC HALL FOR JUDGING BY 1:00 PM SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH.  IF YOU ARE NOT PARTICIPATING IN COOK OFF BUT WOULD LIKE TO EAT PLEASE BRING A DISH TO SHARE, SIDE DISH OR DESSERT. IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING COOK OFF WE WILL BE HAVING ARE END OF YEAR SEASONAL MEETING TO GO OVER 2019 CAMPING SEASON. 2019 SEASONAL LEASES WILL BE HANDED OUT AT THIS TIME. 

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Oct
12
to Oct 14

CAMP-O-WEEN!!!

4TH ANNUAL HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION!! COME HELP US WELCOME "NIGHT-SHIFT" TO THE STAGE FOR A COSTUME PARTY WITH PRIZES! HAUNTED HAYRIDE, TRICK OR TREAT, 50/50 RAFFLE, AUCTION-WILL BE ACCEPTING YOUR UNWANTED ITEMS FOR AUCTION! LOTS OF FUN! FOOD DRIVE! PLEASE BRING CANNED GOODS FOR PULASKI COUNTY FOOD BANK. ALL PROCEEDS FROM AUCTION AND 50/50 RAFFLE WILL BE DONATED TO CULVER COMMUNITY SCHOOLS FOR NEGATIVE LUNCH ACCOUNTS. LETS ALL WORK TOGETHER SO ALL THE CHILDREN HAVE A LUNCH AND A POSITIVE SCHOOL TIME EXPERIENCE. 

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Sep
21
to Sep 23

OLD FASHIONED BLUEGRASS WEEKEND!!

COME OUT AND ENJOY A FALL EVENING WITH A POT LUCK DINNER AND OLD FASHIONED BLUEGRASS MUSIC. BBQ PORK WILL BE PROVIDED WE ASK ALL OF YOU TO MAKE A SIDE DISH OR DESSERT TO SHARE. LOOKING FOR LOCAL BLUEGRASS MUSICIANS THAT WANT TO COME AND DO SOME PICKIN. ALL MUSICIANS WILL RECEIVE 1/2 OFF ELECTRIC CAMPING OR FREE PRIMITIVE CAMPING. CALL AND RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY.   

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Sep
14
to Sep 16

CHILI COOK OFF

CHILI COOK OFF!!! RULE OF THE GAME! MUST BE PREPARED AT CAMP SITE. MUST MAKE 3 LB TO SHARE. HAVE CHILI UP TO REC HALL BY 1:00 PM ON SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 15TH. PLEASE REMEMBER IF YOU ARE NOT MAKING CHILI BUT WOULD LIKE TO EAT PLEASE BRING A SIDE DISH OR DESSERT TO SHARE.

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Aug
24
to Aug 26

GOLF CART WARS!

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WELL HOPEFULLY YOU WON'T GET THIS DIRTY!!! COME OUT AND JOIN US WHEN WE TRANSFORM OUR FESTIVAL FIELD INTO AN OBSTACLE COURSE FOR GOLF CARTS. LOTS OF LAUGHS AND FUN FOR THIS ANTICIPATED CAMPGROUND WEEKEND.  DON'T FORGET YOUR GOLF CARTS. AND AS ALWAYS NO OFF ROAD VEHICLES IN CAMPGROUND. EXAMPLES: RAZORS, DIRT BIKES OR 4 WHEELERS. :) 

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Jul
13
to Jul 15

BBQ Cook-Off weekend

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Hey Campers its time to fire up those smokers and BBQers!!! Saturday- BBQ will need to be to the  judges by 3:00 pm.  May BBQ beef, Chicken, Pork or vegetables. 3 lbs to share. Have fun!! If you are not participating in BBQ Cook Off please bring your appetite and a side dish to share! DJ/Karaoke will begin Saturday night at 7:00.  Trophy for 1st and 2nd place winners. 

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Jun
29
to Jul 1

Campfire Cook-Off and DJ/Karaoke Weekend

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Saturday Campfire Cook-off-Must be prepared at campsite at the campfire! Make enough to share! Have plated dish to judges by 5:00 pm, location of judging to be announced. Those not participating in cook-off bring your appetites and side dish or dessert to share and be up at the judging for some dinner and fun!! Trophy to 1st and 2nd place. Karaoke and DJ immediately following!  

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Jun
15
to Jun 17

BROWNTOWN 9

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Limited Electric/water sites-don't miss out on a great music weekend, packed full of shopping, food vendors, yoga, fire dancers and an awesome light show!!  Make your reservations early. Ticket sales through Chester Brown, electric and water sites contact Rising Sun Campground directly. 

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Jun
1
to Jun 3

Movie night and Fishing Tournament!

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Friday night "Movie Night in the Field" Movie begins at dusk! Bring your blankets and snacks!! Saturday we will be celebrating Fathers Day with a friendly fishing tournament. $ 5 entry fee. Tournament times 8-12 noon. Prizes will be given for the biggest fish and smallest.  

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May
25
to May 28

Memorial Day Weekend

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Make your reservations today!! Come out and help us all welcome "Nightshift" to the stage! The weekend wouldn't be complete without a 54 ft bounce obstacle course for the kids! Sunday we will be having a 3-point contest, free throw contest and finish it off with a 3 on 3 basketball tournament!! And everyone's favorite BINGO!!  Meat boards and 50/50 all weekend! And YES there will be a golf cart parade Saturday at 4 pm-theme "dealers choice"!! Float trips all weekend! 

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May
18
to May 20

Spring Tie-Dye Weekend

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Spring time Tie-Dye weekend!! Bring a laundered 100% cotton white t-shirt! Drop off in office when you register for camping. Cost of tie-dye workshop is $5.00 per shirt. If you need a shirt we will have a limited supply in the store.  Workshop will be on Saturday at 12:00 and 3:00 pm. Sign ups will be available at time of registration. 

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Jun
9
to Jun 11

TIE-DYE WEEKEND!!! JUNE 9TH-11TH

Bring your 100% cotton white T-shirt to store/office on Friday night we will prep the shirt for the Tie-Dye workshop on Saturday June 10th @ 1:00 pm.  Cost of workshop is $5.00 a shirt. Please launder shirt in laundry soap only (no fabric softener)  prior to bringing it on Friday. Kids Karaoke Saturday June 10th @ 5:00 pm-7:00 pm and Adults Karaoke 7:00 pm-10 pm. 

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September 9th - 11th 2016 - 2nd Annual Bluegrass Festival
Sep
9
to Sep 11

September 9th - 11th 2016 - 2nd Annual Bluegrass Festival

Please mark your calendars for our 2nd annual Bluegrass Festival. September 9th thru the 11th. 

LINE-UP:
Kenny Stinson & Perfect Tym'n
Branded Bluegrass
Pete Nye
Leghorn
Northern Indiana Cloggers

Band competition Friday night. $150 for first place plus a booking for Saturday!! OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Beer Garden, Crafters and Food Concessions.

CALL AHEAD FOR RESERVATIONS
Electric/Water Sites: $90 (Includes Festival)
Primitive Camping: $70 (Includes Festival) 

Day Passes: 
Friday $10
Saturday $10
Sunday $5
Weekend Pass - $15
Pricing for "Day Passes" is for anyone 16 yr and older. Under 16 is free with a paid adult pass.

For vending information or to reserve your camping spot for this weekend call us at 574-542-4780.

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 August 12th - 14th 2016 - River Fest
Aug
12
to Aug 14

August 12th - 14th 2016 - River Fest

River front primitive available for concert weekend!! Event is open to public, day passes and weekend passes available!! GOLF CART RENTAL: Call for pricing and availability

The official line-up for "RIVER FEST" is as follows:
FRIDAY AUGUST 12th
Summer Breeze - 5:00 PM EST
Smokescreen - 6:45 PM EST
Highnoon - 8:30 - 11:00 PM EST

SATURDAY AUGUST 13th
Jon & Megan - 1:00 - 2:15 PM EST
Phil N The Blanks - 2:45 - 4:00 PM EST
Jimmy Sarr Band - 4:30 - 5:45 PM EST
Easystreet - 6:15 - 7:30 PM EST
Southern Jack - 8:00 - 11:00 PM EST

Camping:
$90 - Water & Electric
sites for Friday & Saturday nights. This includes Festival admission and camping for 2 adults and "live at home" children
$70 - Primitive camping ( 1 adult tent & 1 small childs "pup" tent ) for Friday and Saturday nights. This includes Festival admission and camping for 2 adults and "live at home" children.

Day Passes: 
Friday $10
Saturday $20
Weekend Pass - $25
Pricing for "Day Passes" is for anyone 16 yr and older. Under 16 is free with a paid adult pass.

 

ALL WEEKEND: Beer garden, vendors, Mikes Cravings and much more will be on site!! For vending information, please give us a call.  Our phone number is 574-542-4780!!! 

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