Camping in the Park & Movie Night 2020

Saturday, February 8 to Sunday, February 9, 2020

Camping in the Park & Movie Night is back by popular demand for its 5th year in Palmetto Bay. The Village is excited to announce that this free, family-friendly, overnight adventure will take place Saturday, February 8th - Sunday, February 9th at Coral Reef Park. Registration is mandatory for overnight campers only. Online Registration Deadline: Thursday, February 6, 2020. Please be sure to read our Camp Night rules & regulations for more information.

What is Camping in the Park & Movie Night?

Calling all outdoor and camping enthusiasts! The most anticipated, family-friendly, overnight adventure is coming to Coral Reef Park for the Village’s 5th Annual Camping in the Park & Movie Night. Lots of fun and interactive activities have been planned throughout the day on Saturday including a night hike, kayak adventures, animal encounter, archery, arts & crafts, camp fire and for the first time, a kid's fishing tournament and much more. 

Those not interested in camping will NOT be required to register and may still participate in all the scheduled activities and movies. There will be a designated area for blankets and chairs for those not staying overnight. Online registration is now open and mandatory for all overnight campers. The fee is $15 per tent but, hurry because space is limited and registration closes on Thursday, February 6th at  5 pm. Onsite registration WILL NOT be available.

Food & Supplies

Remember to bring your s'mores kit, tent and camping gear and prepare for a weekend of non-stop excitement and activities at Coral Reef Park. Food trucks will also be available onsite throughout the evening selling delicious food and beverages until 10:30 pm. 

Camp Night Rules and Regulations

Please read the Camp Night rules & regulations.

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Parking Information

Overnight campers will unload their camping gear first in the designated “unloading area” (along SW 77 Avenue) and then move immediately to park their cars at the other main parking lot located off of SW 152 Street. Parking is available at Holy Rosary St. Richard’s Catholic Church, 7500 SW 152 Street, for patrons participating in the daytime activities happening on Saturday. No vehicles will be permitted to park in the grassy swale areas along the park overnight. Please do not leave any valuables inside your car. The Village is not responsible for supervising your unattended camp area and is not responsible for any lost or stolen items/articles you leave behind.

Schedule of Activities - (Subject to Change)

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Campground Site Map 

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Rules for "Reel In The Fun" Kid's Fishing Tournament (ages 5-15)

Click here for the "Reel In The Fun" Kid's Fishing Tournament Rules. 


Please remember to download the FREE "REMIND" APP and join class @pbcamp2020  to stay informed of all that's happening for this event. This is how we will maintain communication before and during the event. So, it's VERY IMPORTANT that you download this APP. 


CLICK HERE for the latest Camping Guide.

Kayak & Archery

Participation on Kayak Adventures & Archery, and some other selected activities are on a first come, first serve basis on the day of the event. On-site registration only at their tents.

Learn about the origins and history of archery as both a sport and tool for survival in this educational and hands-on seminar before being instructed on proper technique. After the lesson, take some practice shots at a target to test your new skills. Participants must be 9 years and older as strength and control is needed to use a bow and arrow.


We ask that all overnight campers please download the FREE app REMIND for important updates and special announcements and notices.  

Participating Food Vendors

Rental Package Option

Don't have a tent or camping worries we have you covered. Nature Postings, Inc. is offering a camping rental package for $45 to include: One 2 person tent, a lantern, fire pit and s'mores. Rental package is available while supplies last. For reservations, please visit their website

Please note that registration with the Village is
NOT REQUIRED once you have selected to use Nature Postings for the rental package option. Registration through Nature Postings also does not automatically enroll you for participation in the Kayak/SUP (Stand Up Paddle) activities. These activities are on a first come, first serve basis with on-site registration only. On event day, you will check-in directly at the Nature Postings tent and receive a wrist band. 

Special Thanks to Event Sponsors & Partners!

  • Miami-Dade Police Department
  • Miami-Dade Fire Rescue
  • Southwest Miami Sr. High JROTC
  • Boy Scout Troop #315 and #248
  • Eagle Scouts - Tyler Benjamin, Ariel Colander and Scout Master Brad Hadley 
  • Fruit & Spice Park 
  • Christ Fellowship
  • Pelican Harbor Seabird Station
  • Move, Build, Play
  • Holy Rosary St. Richard Catholic Church
CLICK HERE to view our partners and sponsors.