Diamond Lake Resort and Campground holds monthly events throughout the year to enhance
your camping experience. Bring your friends and family and join the fun!
 
2012 - Schedule of Events - 2012
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  March 31st Easter "Egg" stravaganza
Come help us celebrate with the Easter Bunny
  April  
"Thunder on the Diamond"
14 th
 
Our second year for this fun event,
We’ll see a day on the lake with radio controlled race boats!
Organized races and speed runs!
Bring your boat or other radio controlled hobby! Buy, sell, trade, race!!
New to the hobby? Come on out and learn how fun and affordable it really is!
This event promises to be great fun for the entire family.
 
 
April
 
Backyard BBQ, Yard Sale
28th
Want to test your BBQ skills in a "no stress" environment?
 
Several different cooking categories with low entry fees and great awards!
A great way to season your smoker for the season!
Do you have "Treasures" in your closet or attic that someone
else would love to have? Then this is the event weekend for you!
 
To download forms right click on the link
2008 Champs
and use "Save Target As"
RULES
 
May
18th
 
American Cancer Society
 
"Relay For Life"
Come out and show your support !
Stay up all night and make big strides
in the quest for a cure !
Lot's of fun events within this great fund raising event !
http://www.cancer.org http://www.relayforlife.org
 
May 26th Memorial Day Celebration
& "Golf Cart Rodeo"
Come join us for a touching flag raising ceremony in front of the Pit Stop Grill.
Are you good at driving blindfolded? Are you good at following directions?
Can you pour water into a cup while driving at full speed backwards?
Think you got the "baddest" set of wheels?
Test your driving skills at our third annual Golf Cart Rodeo!
Bring your own golf cart or rent one of ours.
 
   
"Campers Only" Corn Hole Tournament
June
23rd
NOT A PUBLIC TOURNAMENT
REGISTERED GUESTS ONLY
Show your talent for tossing the bag!
Must be registered by 11:30 am.
Tournament starts at noon.
 
 
Freedom Bash
& Fireworks Display
Wear your Red, White and Blue and show your patriotism.
Enter our Scavenger hunt, Seed Spitting and Pie Eating contests.
And our golf cart, or whatever you're driving decorating contest.
& our campsite decorating contest.
Cruise around the park in our patriotic parade.
Be here June 30 for our fabulous fireworks display
June 29th & 30th  AND   July 6th & 7th
 
  July  
Hillbilly Alympics
21st

 

Our second year for this event, this year promises
to be great fun for the entire family.
Enter to be crowned Mr. & Ms.Hillbilly,
light the Hillbilly torch, set the flame in the cauldron,
then, nonstop fun with games and prizes all day!!
 
Watch here for event details.
 
 
Street Legends Car Show
 
August 17th & 18th

This annual event was

voted one of the top 20 events
in the South Eastern United States,
 
and has become one of the premiere automotive events in the Tri-State area.
We'll have as many as 600 cars on display!
With lots of fun and entertainment, plan to spend the whole day with us!
More Information Coming Soon
Make your camping reservation soon, as this is a sellout success !
 
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Diamond Lake Resort Gran Prix
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August 25th & 26th

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This professional go-kart race is an Owensboro tradition.
Over 100 drivers will race at speeds reaching 95 mph on our streets!
Great racing both days !
We're proud to have it back again at Diamond Lake Resort!
 
Hawaiian Luau
 
Come Celebrate Labor Day weekend in your grass skirt and flowered lei!
Enjoy an authentic Hawaiian style roasted pig feast.
Enter all of our contests !
 
Make your camping reservation soon, as this weekend is a sellout success !
August
31st
September
1st
 
 
Sixth Annual "Grillin' & Chillin' BBQ Cook-off"
Join us for Kentucky's only state sanctioned BBQ Championship !
We'll have 48 of the best cooking teams here from several states
competing for over $10,000 in prize money.
If you would like to compete in this event
contact Terry Stinnett at 270 929-4177
Make your camping reservation soon, as this is a sellout success !
Cook's Entry Form
Judge's Application
September 21st & 22nd
 
Annual "Boo Fest"
October 12th & 13th, 19th & 20th, 26th & 27th
Calling all Ghouls, Goblins, Witches and Warlocks !
Join us for a "spooktacular" good time !
Saturday the fun begins @ 11:00 am and includes pumpkin painting,
games, crafts, and lunch.
Enter our costume, golf cart and campsite decorating contest.
We'll have a non-scary kid friendly hay ride during the day on Saturday,
as well as trick-or-treating from campsite to campsite.
"Fright Night", our haunted house is open Friday and Saturday evenings.
Our "Boo Crew" is out to get you !
 
Please Note - This page will be updated with more information for the events listed.
 
Be Safe and come visit us soon !