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15880 Interurban Rd

Platte City, Missouri

theme Weekends


We are open year-round but activities run from April-October. Stay tuned for our 2024 Events!

Come meet Basswood’s live Easter bunnies! Participate in an eggtastic hunt for candy and prizes. Hop out to all the fun happening around the park this weekend.

All first responders receive a discount off their stay. This includes EMS, Firefighters, Law Enforcement Officers, Active Duty Military, Veterans, Nurses and Doctors. Make your reservation today using promo code: 1st Respond

Special pricing this week to show guests our appreciation. Participate in our pet parade, Basswood Trivia contest, games and crafts. This weekend is all about you!

Join us as we watch the draft and cheer for our favorite teams!! Try your luck at kicking a field goal during our mini training camp

From a color fun run to finger painting to paint and sip, this weekend is all about bringing color to all kinds of canvases. Dress up for the Mad Hatter Tea Party

Mother’s Day weekend is here! We have games, crafts, and adventures that honor Moms. All Mom’s get a free Bahama Mama drink (virgin option available).

Go pre-historic with Basswood. Find your own dinosaur egg, check out the endangered species animal show, and follow the signs to find your own fossil!

Starting at 6pm on Friday, teams will have 48 hours to write, shoot, and edit a short film based on Basswood provided item, movie line and genre. Best of show will be featured on Basswood’s website and all the short films will be screen at the outdoor theater on Sunday night. Other prizes will also be awarded. Choose your teams and get creative!

Prepare to get wet!!! The pool is open and we invite you to have fun during our water gun shoot out, pick your team members and win Water Wars. Don’t forget to take a turn on the water slide and join in the many other water games

Solve the puzzle to learn the password to get in the Basswood speakeasy where you can make your own (root) beer. Then smuggle it through the park during the water gun shootout. Come find out about all the prohibited fun happening this weekend.

A weekend to honor the men who are Father’s. From hot dog eating contests to a chance to shave dad to our very special Dad Olympics events. All Dads will get free nachos to enjoy or share.

Time for our 3rd Annual Hillbilly Rodeo. Show us your skills as you ride the mechanical bull, toss the toilet plungers and spit some watermelon seeds. Bring your kin to watch you get ‘er dun.

Come celebrate America’s birthday together. Decorate your golf cart or dress red, white and blue to participate in the patriotic parade!


Choose a side as we play “BIG” games. Yard Yahtzee, Giant Sorry, and Giant Jenga just to name a few. Each battle wins you points towards the weekend grand prize. Dress up as the most patriotic to win Miss (or Mr) Basswood Americana.

Santa loves to vacation at Basswood, and he brings Christmas everywhere he goes. Wear your Ugly Christmas Sweater, decorate your campsite/golf cart to win fun prizes. Bring a wrapped gift (under $15) for a White Elephant gift exchange. Be ready for Firepit Caroling, a golf cart parade and gift deliveries from Santa.

Make your own ice cream, watch a juggler play with fire, plant your own starter seed, and fly a kite during Basswood’s environmentally friendly weekend.

Pour some butter beer and get ready for a second year of Harry Potter themed fun. Design your wand and participate in a duel. Find out your house elf name. Get photos with your favorite Hogwart’s teachers and residents. Perhaps you can even brew your own Polyjuice potion!

Superheroes love to visit Basswood for summer fun too. Come get a photo with your favorite superhero, create and show off your own superhero cape.

Compete in carnival games, see our comedian jugglers, get your face painted and show us your best clown costume to win the most colorful contest all year!!!

Win school supplies with our contests this weekend. Besides the games, we will have a poolside pizza party, bob for an apple, and play in the bounce house.

SCOOBY DOO loves a mystery and an escape room is just the thing. Help Scooby Doo solve the mystery and unmask the villain.

Let’s get messy! Pudding eating contest (no spoons allowed!!), rainbow bubble wrap tree, shaving crème activities, trivia contest (with slime) and more. Bring your apron, you’re going to need it!

Build a racetrack with your friends and compete in our 2nd annual Hot Wheels Grand Prix.

It’s Greek week(end) at Basswood! Wear your toga and laurel as we decode messages, discover which mythical story you belong in and face off to secure Zeus’s bolt!

Make fire without matches, toss a tomahawk, and hone your tracking skills in our hunt for survival supplies. Whittle an art project and cook hot dogs over a campfire as part of surviving this weekend!

60 seconds to great prizes for all kinds of crazy tasks. Whipped Cream Worm Search, Chopstick Cereal Race, Sticky Marbles, and Backward ABC’s are just a few examples of the challenges that await you this weekend.

It’s murder mystery time and the fun starts Friday night. Dress up Addams Family style and see if you can solve the mystery before anyone else. Clues will be everywhere.

Basswood gets spooky starting this weekend. Dress up for site-to-site trick or treating, brave a visit to our haunted site and decorate your own site to win great prizes!

Staying at Basswood this weekend is going to be a frightening good time. Dress up for site-to-site trick or treating, brave a visit to our haunted site and decorate your own site to win great prizes!

Make Basswood your final destination this weekend. Dress up for site-to-site trick or treating, brave a visit to our haunted site and decorate your own site to win great prizes!