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at Deer Run Camps & Retreats

POSTPONED: DATE TBD — Due to health concerns to limit large gatherings, we are postponing this event and intend to reschedule at a future date.

Originally scheduled for SUNDAY, APRIL 19, 2020

1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Advance Registration: $10 per person through midnight day before the event
Day of Event Registration: $12 per person when registering after midnight or at Deer Run on the day of the event.

Age 4 & under are free.

Experience a festive and adventurous day of camp activities with your family!

Build deeper relationships with each together. You will find yourself laughing, cheering each other on and creating memories that last a life-time.

Activities are for all ages and all family members — from the littlest ones to the teens, mom and dad … and even grandparents. This is a great way to experience what summer camps and family camps are like at Deer Run!

Activities for Everyone
  • Pedal Karts
  • Climbing Tower
  • Archery & BB Guns
  • Crafts
  • Catch & Release Bank Fishing
  • Creek Splashin’
  • Playground
  • Self-guided Hiking
  • GaGa Ball
  • Carpetball
  • Cornhole
  • Sand Volleyball
  • Nine-Square-in-the-Air
  • Wiffle Ball with an organized game from 2:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Wagon Rides every half hour beginning at 1:00 p.m. with last ride starting at 4:30 p.m.

Advance registration is highly recommended since space is limited for some activities.

Additional Paid Activities for Grade 3 & Older: Archery Tag, Giant Swing, Zip Lines

Archery Tag: $5 per person/per session
30-min playtime on the Game Field.
A multi-player activity similar to paintball or dodge ball using bows and soft-tipped arrows.

Giant Swing: $5 per person
Participants must weigh no more than 250 pounds.
After your group pulls you 50 feet upward, release your own rip cord … then catch your breath after the initial fall and fly high above the game field.

Zip Line Adventures: $20 per person/per session
Participants must weigh at least 60 pounds and no more than 250 pounds.
Soar like an eagle from peak to peak across the camp … and back … on the each of the 800-ft zip lines!

Food Trucks: A variety of selections for everyone.

Music & Door Prizes: Winners are drawn every half hour for a Deer Run door prize. Prizes are drawn after the event for Deer Run gift certificates: summer camps, family camps, and family events. Winners will be contacted.

Camp Store & Patio Sale: Stop by the Camp Store and Patio Sale for snacks, candy, beverages, bottled water, apparel, toys, stuffed animals, sunglasses, over-the-counter medications, fishing pole rentals, and fishing worms.

Balloon Animals & Face Painting: Kids, find our tents near the Camp Store and stop by for your free balloon and free face painting!

Fishing Info
  • Bring your own bait & tackle.
  • Fish include large mouth and hybrid striped bass, catfish and bluegill.
  • Fishing is ONLY allowed from the bank and is NOT allowed in the swim area, from the docks, or from a canoe or boat.
  • A limited supply of worms can be purchased at the Camp Store.
  • A limited number of fishing poles can be rented for $5 at the Camp Store. Pay a $20 deposit at time of pole rental and get a $15 refund when pole is returned.
What to Wear & Bring
  • WEAR Required Footwear for Pedal Karts, Climbing Tower, Leap of Faith, Archery Tag, Giant Swing, Zip Lines: Sturdy CLOSED-TOED shoes such as hiking boots or athletic shoes. NO open toe shoes, sandals or flip flops. Closed-toed Keens are acceptable.
  • BRING extra clothing, shoes, and a towel for your children in case they get wet and/or muddy during creek splashin’.
Waiver for Your Children to Attend with Another Family
If your children are attending WITH ANOTHER ADULT and you will not be present, complete this Family Liability Waiver and have the adult bringing your children give this to Deer Run staff at the check-in table.



Get on I-65 N from Murfreesboro Rd Continue on I-65 N to Nashville Take Exit 212 from I-40 E Follow Fesslers Ln to Lebanon Pike



Get on I-40 E/ I-65 S Follow I-65 S to TN-246 N/ I-840 W/ TN-840 Take Exit 23, Continue on TN-246 N Turn Left onto Perkins Rd



Follow Ewingville Dr to Murfreesboro Rd Follow W Main St/ TN-246 S/ Carter's Creek Pike to Perkins Rd Turn Right onto Perkins Rd



Get on I-65 S from W Liberty St Follow I-65 S to TN-246 N Take Exit 23 from I-840 W/ TN-840 Continue on TN-246 N Turn Left on Perkins Rd



Experience life-time memories, strengthened relationships, deeper connections, new friendships and lots of fun!

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