Bigfoot Weekend

Friday, August 16, 2019-
Sunday, August 18, 2019

Tappan Activity Schedule for August 14th- 18th, 2019


Wednesday, August 14th

12:00-3:00pm     Open Nature Center- Join us in the Nature Center to learn about bears!

4:30pm               Hike- Join us as we hike the Deer Trail. Meet at the Amphitheater.

5:00-7:00pm       Wii Games- Meet us in the Nature Center to play Wii Games. 


Thursday, August 15th

11:00pm             Hike- Meet at the beach pavilion to explore the beach trail.

1:00-4:00pm       Open Nature Center- Meet in nature Center to learn about water quality.

4:30-5:30pm      Volleyball- Meet at the basketball courts to play volleyball.

9pm-11pm         Moonlight Kayak Tour- Enjoy a kayak tour of Tappan Lake by the light of the full moon!  Bring your own equipment or borrow ours.  Boat, paddle, life jacket, and light provided. Meet at the Tappan Lake Beach area. Be prepared to get wet as you will be kayaking! Complete waiver required for all participants. Preregister at


Friday, August 16th

3:00pm               Bigfoot Scavenger Hunt- Meet in the Nature Center to receive the scavenger hunt. The scavenger will guide you to find all the items you’ll need on your search for Bigfoot. After finding the items, find Bigfoot and get a picture with him. Once you complete the hunt, race back to the Nature Center to receive a prize.

4:00pm               Explores of Nature- Create your own Nature Bookmark to prepare for upcoming school year.

9:00pm               Movie at the Lake- Come on down to the beach to enjoy a movie and free popcorn. (PG)


Saturday, August 17th

9:00-4:00pm      Camper Yard Sales- Start pricing your items, it’s time for Camper Yard Sales! Cost is $5 per lot. Pre- registration is required by signing up in the registration office or by calling (740)-922-3649.

11:00-1:00pm     Open Nature Center- Come to the Nature center and learn about the Legend of Bigfoot.

1:30pm               Explores of Nature- Come to the Nature Center to create your own Bigfoot track.

4:00-5:00pm       Coasters- Create your own coasters using nail polish and ceramic tiles. (Adult)

6:00pm               Bigfoot Contest- Come to the amphitheater and show off your best Bigfoot impression. Judging will be based off appearance and best bigfoot call, combined. The best act will win a Bigfoot Basket!  Sign-in will start at 5:45 and judging will begin at 6:00pm.

7:00-9:00pm       Bigfoot Speaker- Meet at the amphitheater to Marc DeWerth. Marc is the president of Ohio Bigfoot Organization and an investigator. He’s been on the search for Bigfoot since the 1990’s.

7:30-8:30pm       Adult Bingo- Bring a $2 gift to the Activity Center. Ages 18 and over


Sunday, August 18th

9:00-10:00am     Non-denominational Church Service - Church Service at the amphitheater or the camp shelter in case of rain.


Text TAPPANEVENTS to 888777 for updates throughout the year

RECYCLING –Place aluminum cans by lot post by 11 am each Sunday.  Bags are provided upon request.

All recycling funds benefit activities!!!



Wild West Weekend (August 24th- 25th)

Poker Paddle (August 25th)

Halloween Spooktacular (August 31st-September 1st)

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