28.5 C
New York
Thursday, July 11, 2024

Buy now

Great American Backyard Campout: A Great Excuse to Stay-cation

- Advertisement -

Do you have plans this weekend? Are you going to be hanging around the house? Turn an ordinary weekend into a stay-cation, with a backyard campout.

This Saturday, June 25th, is the night of the Great American Backyard Campout. So, set up the tent, unfurl the sleeping bags and invite the neighbours over. Everyone’s sleeping under the stars.

The Great American Backyard Campout is an annual event, initiated by the National Wildlife Federation’s Be Out There Campaign. It is a fun way to encourage young people to switch off the computer games and head outside to explore nature.

This has the potential to be a great evening for friends and family to gather, enjoy each other’s company and recall the pleasures of ‘roughing it.’

Visit the official website and register your own backyard campout. You’ll gain access to tips, activities, campfire songs and recipes for awesome camping treats like “armpit fudge.” Yes, it’s fudge that you really, truly make in your armpit. If you want the recipe, you’ll have to log on.

Sleep outside this weekend, and have a fun stay-cation with your family. It’s a risk-free adventure. It costs next to nothing and if the evening falls apart, you just go back in the house. – Jen R, Staff Writer

Jen R
Jen R
Jen R should have been a spy; she would have been really great at it. Instead, she has found limitless happiness raising a future international man of mystery. She is a writer, a maker of suppers, a kisser of boo boos and a finder of lost things. She would always prefer to watch politics than sports and will never watch a soap opera...ever.

Get in Touch


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related Articles


    Get in Touch


    Latest Posts