May 2012 – Marco Polo Treasure Chest Newsletter

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Marco Polo Land Campers, Cavendish, PEI

Welcome to another year of great camping!

Welcome back to another great summer season of camping at Marco Polo Land! We hope you have a great stay and if there is anything we can do to make your camping experience more enjoyable please don’t hesitate to let any of our staff know.

We are trying something new this year by means of a weekly newsletter; it will be delivered each week to your inbox as well as copies will be available at both the security & office locations.  Subscribe to the newsletter by clicking on the treasure chest below, or send any suggestions, questions or concerns to .  We want to make this newsletter as useful as possible for you our campers and welcome any suggestions you may have.

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Special events with our campground families

  • This section will highlight special events going on with our campground families; anniversaries, birthdays, etc.
  • Please be sure to email us at to have your special occasion included in an upcoming newsletter.  Don’t forget to include your site #  🙂
  • We’d love to get your pictures too of you enjoying your summer….send them along anytime to be considered for an upcoming ‘Marco Polo Treasure Chest

Theme Weeks & Activities

As you’ve come to know, theme weeks are a very important part of our campground activity and again we are thrilled to offer you a wide variety of themes that will hopefully appeal to everyone throughout the summer.

In each newsletter we’ll give you some more in-depth info on what’s coming up for the week ahead. As well we’ll keep a running list of the theme weeks on the second page.

If you have any suggestions or ideas on how to make our theme weeks better please be sure to let us know at

We are very excited this summer to have Rebecca back as our activity director and each day she will have Crafts & Games in the Rec Hall from 9am-1pm, Hayrides daily at 5pm and from 6:30-10pm there will be lots of organized activities….check the Rec Hall windows for more specific details.

Don’t forget to check out some fun stuff:

~ Jumping Pillow              ~ Arcade

~ Solar Heated Pools        ~ Petting Zoo

Outdoor Ball Hockey Rink

** NEW!!  Electric Race Car Track ($)

Jumping Pillow - Marco Polo Land - Cavendish - PEI

July Theme Weeks

June 24-July 1

Canada Week

July 2 – 7

Cavendish Beach Music Festival

July 8-14

Farm Week

July 15 – 21

Christmas Week

July 22 – 28

Easter Week

Upcoming Themes

Pirate Week

Halloween Week

Disney Week

Family Week

‘Women Only Weekend’

Be sure to check back for more details.

Special Events

July 14th – Farm Day & Rabbit Show

  • Face Painting
  • Activities
  • Fresh Produce
  • Educational Displays

Aug 25th – Corn Boil

Sept 1st – Family Fair

More details to follow in our weekly newsletters.

Important Dates To Remember

Victoria Day Weekend ~ You may SET UP your trailers but NO HOOK-UPS till May28th

(Justin from PEI Home & RV will start moving trailers the week of May 14th)


May 28th  ~ Welcome to the 2012 Season (1st  night we are open)

Current Office Hours

Dianne is in the home office from 8am – 4pm (963-2352)

Summer Office Hours

May 28th  – June 29th  ~9am – 9pm

June 29th  – Aug 26th  ~ 8am – 11pm

Aug 26th  – Sept 17th  ~9am – 9pm

Ships Store

May 28th  – June 22nd  ~ 11am – 9pm

June 22nd  – 29th  ~ 8am – 9pm

June 29th  – Sept 2nd  ~8am – 11pm

Sept 2nd  – 8th  ~11am – 9pm

Annual Pot-Luck

June 3rd  ~ 5pm – Everyone Welcome (bring your friends too if you like)

Hunter River United Church Supper ~ June 9th  (4 Sittings)

Dairy Bar & Take Out

Opens June 15th  – 25th  ~ 4pm – 9:30pm

June 26th  till late August ~ 11am – 10pm

Breakfast Buffets

Opens June 17th  ~ Father’s Day (Dad’s Eat Free)

Weekly till Sept 9th  ~ 8am – 12 noon

How To Reach Us

Security: 963-2352 x 4

Ships Store: 963-2352 x 3

Office: 963-2352

Dairy Bar: 963-2352 x 1

Toll-Free 1-800-665-2352

Campground Email Address:

Marco Polo Treasure Chest Email:

Mailing Address: RR#1 Hunter River, PE  C0A 1N0

Physical Address: 7406 Rte. 13, Cavendish PE