Upcoming Events

Copes Corners Park Spring Fest, May 4th, 2019

Schedule of Events!

9 a.m. until noon Fishing Derby sponsored by Trout Unlimited. Boys and girls ages three to fifteen can compete to catch the largest fish. Three age groups (3-5 with adult help, 6-10, and 11-15) – kids can bring their own rod & reel or use one provided by Trout Unlimited volunteers. Prizes!

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Build a wooden toy boat at the park with provided materials – the boat building table will open at 10 a.m. At 2 p.m. boats will be released into Dry Brook Creek in many heats. Compete to see whose boats arrive at the finish line the fastest.

Noon – 3:00 p.m. Ross Park Zoomobile will visit the park bringing zoo animals to meet and get to know as well as representatives from the zoo to answer your questions.

Noon- 2 p.m.– ice cream social provided by the Gilbertsville Fire Department Auxiliary – goodwill donation if you would like to do so.

2:00 p.m. – Boat Float contest – begins. Sponsored this year by Gates Cole Insurance.

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Midnight Alarm Water Ball competition – watch your local fire departments compete for a trophy to see who can perform this drill the quickest.

3:00 p.m. Zumba with Zoe – Back by popular demand! – no experience necessary – participate in Zumba exercise with Zoe along the beautiful banks of the Butternut Creek.

PLUS: Come Shop for Mom – New and Returning Vendors! Pick up breakfast or Lunch – Cub Scout Chicken BBQ and GMU Safety Patrol concessions.


RV and tent camping Friday and Saturday nights at a special Spring Fest rate of $10 RV and $5 tent. 607-783-2203 for camping.