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Cheers to Camp Cheerful

“It’s heartwarming to see where the money is going and to know that every penny stays at camp. Every child should have the opportunity to attend camp. Raising money for kids that can’t afford it is the whole idea behind this.”

Mary Ellen Petras

Cheers to Camp Cheerful – Saturday, September 23, 2017

In time to celebrate Camp Cheerful’s 70th anniversary, we have reinvented our previous Fall Festival event benefiting Camp Cheerful, and have named our new event “Cheers to Camp Cheerful.” To celebrate, we are adding new fun and engaging activities for our event.

Saturday, September 23rd at Camp Cheerful.

5:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Come and enjoy:

  • happy hour in the horse barn with our new “Pony Punch” signature drink
  • “Barnyard Bingo” – buy a square of the outdoor arena and watch where our horse makes a “deposit.”
  • a DJ, dancing, and delicious dinner
  • beer, wine, and soft drinks
  • a photo booth with fun props
  • special Camp 70th anniversary activities
  • unique silent auction packages and raffles
  • a parent/camper speaker
  • a giving tree with special craft items made by campers
  • an outside bonfire (weather permitting)

$50 per person, or special 70th anniversary reservation for $70

Reservations required by Monday, September 18th.

or contact Katie Spring
216-292-9700 ext. 226

Try Your Luck at Barnyard Bingo!
Purchase tickets at the ‘Cheers to Camp Cheerful’ event.

  • Our outdoor riding arena has been divided into equal squares and numbered 1-100.
  • Purchase one square for $20 each. Purchase online when you make your reservation, or in person at the horse barn prior to the event or at the event. (if squares still unsold)
  • A Therapeutic Horsemanship horse will be turned out to the outdoor riding arena during the ‘Cheers to Camp Cheerful’ event on 9/23.
  • The square that the horse “deposits” in is the winner!
  • The prize is $1,000.00 (it’s a 50/50 split)
  • Winner need not be present


Contact for more information

Katie Spring

Manager of Special Events
216-292-9700 ext. 226

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