BBQ & Quilt Auction

You, your church, family and friends are cordially invited to help celebrate another successful summer camping season at Camp Fontanelle.

Plan to attend, rain or shine, the annual BBQ at Camp Fontanelle on Sunday, Sept. 15th.  This goodwill offering event has more to do than the day has time to do it.  There is something for everyone! For more information contact Trent Meyer at or call 402-478-4296.

Elkhorn Hills UMC is a proud supporter of Camp Fontanelle.   Members are encouraged to spend that day at Camp or to come right after service and enjoy the festivities.  This is the Camp only major fundraiser for the year.  Volunteers are needed in various capacities.


Worship begins at 11 am.

Food will be served following the service until 3 pm.

  • BBQ pork and grilled chicken meal in the Lodge.
  • Hamburgers and hot dogs outside on a grill.
  • Concession stand by the corn maze will have food available from 1 pm to 6 pm.

Silent Auction will be set up under the big tent.  Bidding ends at 2:00.

Live quilt auction begins at 2 pm, where 30+ quilts will be auctioned off to raise money for the camp.

Fall Activities Kick Off

All fall activities also kick-off this day.  Enjoy hayrack rides, zip lines, a gaga ball tournament (register online or email the camp), tree climbing on rope, laser tag, corn maze, pumpkin patch, face painting, the Jumping Pillow, bounce houses, archery, a petting zoo, puppet shows, and live music.

About Camp Fontanelle

Camp Fontanelle is a facility of the Great Plains Conference of the United Methodist Church camping ministries working as partners with Camp Horizon, Camp Chippewa, Camp Lakeside, CampComeca and Camp Norwesca. The Camping Ministries of the Great Plains Conference of the United Methodist Church provide opportunities for intentional Christian Community through hosting retreats, reunions, community events, group activities, and summer camps for all ages.

Camp Fontanelle invites you to visit Camp Fontanelle, “A Place To Grow With God In Any Season”.


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