The Great Swarthmore Camp Out

Come join your friends and neighbors under the stars for the Great Swarthmore Campout! Pack up your tent and roll to Henderson Field to pitch it. Enjoy a Saturday evening of music and family friendly games, along with a yummy barbecue. The event wraps up with Sunday morning breakfast before packing and clean up.

WHO: Families and folks of all ages. Parents must accompany children.

WHEN:  4:00PM Saturday, June 10, 2023 – 10:00AM Sunday, June 11, 2023 (rain date: June 17-18)

WHERE: Henderson Field

REGISTRATION FEE:  $65 per tent, which includes the price of the barbecue and breakfast (participants are asked to bring a side or a dessert to share)

EQUIPMENT: Bring your own tent and camping gear (chairs, toiletries, bug spray, sunscreen, flashlights) snacks and water for your crew, and a side or a dessert to share at dinner.  We highly recommend a tarp or footprint in case the grass is damp.  We do NOT have access to a bathroom. We will provide a port-a-potty.

  • No pets
  • No personal/small grills or fire-pits allowed
  • No lawn games that will tear up the grass
  • No alcohol
  • No smoking
  • No glass bottles


updated 2023.05.05