Get Your Order On Time!

Hey, Holidayers Shoppers!

We put in so much effort over the gifts that we give to one another this time of year; with so many holidays right around the corner and so many people eager to celebrate, the energy is charged in the winter air and everyone weathers the cold to fulfill their thoughtful deeds. We spend lots of time, thought, effort, (and typically money) on the things that Get your Christmas gifts on time! we gift to one another and we want the moment to be just right when the recipient of our gift opens it up!

But, unfortunately, things don’t always go the way we had planned. As crummy as late deliveries are, they happen—despite your efforts to ensure an on-time arrival. At Everything Summer Camp, we understand the importance of gift-giving and we want to help make sure that your gifting goes off without a hitch this holiday season.

Order from Everything Summer Camp and rest assured that your delivery will arrive on time; we want your gift-giving to go just the way you hoped. SO, please allow me to call your attention to our handy holiday map.Refer to this holiday map for on-time shipping this season!

This is a helpful, color-coded map to eliminate any misunderstanding about how early you need to place your order on our website to have it ship to you on time. Of course, delivery times vary throughout the country, but, personally, I don’t like procrastinating, so I like to urge people to order as early as they can—better safe than sorry!

And that’s why I’m sharing the magic numbers with you of 1:00pm on December 17. That’s the time and date for everyone in the contiguous United States to go off of for guaranteed delivery by December 24.

December 17 may be early for some of you; Everything Summer Camp is based in northwestern Wisconsin, so if you live in Wisconsin, most parts of Minnesota, or another nearby area, you have the luxury of placing your order as late as 1:00pm on December 21. Happy holidays, Everybody! Get your orders placed with us on time and, as always, thanks for reading!

- John

Get Your Stockings Stuffed in ESC Style!

Hey, Stocking Stuffers!

What’s filling your kid’s stocking this year? You may not think to find your stocking stuffers shopping our website—as the home of C&N Footlockers, EverytDo you know what's going inside your stockings this year?hing Summer Camp has the reputation of the case place, where you can find big steel trunks and bulky duffel bags. While, that certainly is what we’re all about, these items barely even scratch the surface of all the camping gear and other fun supplies we offer.

Yes, we may not be the first place you think to do your stocking shopping, but you’re in for  a surprise! We definitely have what you need to really load up that traditional piece of footwear that gets hung by the chimney with care. And you shouldn’t have to spend too much money either! See what awesome deals you can find for stocking stuffers which will remain in effect until the 24th!

Let me tell you all about it in a rapid fire round for each of our four stuffer categories:

For starters, get products like the Camp Daze Mad Libs  and our Personal Organizer
for under $5!

You can spend under $10 and still get Blackfire’s revolutionary LED Clamplight Mini as well as the fun, ice-breaking game Camp Talk.

Spend under $15 on the Slim Sonic Toothbrush as well as certain selections from our Smartwool Socks.
Get your stockings ready stuffed!
And lastly, for less than $20, you can score yourself a Mint Laundry Bag along with the wise water shoe, Showaflops.

Stuff those stockings this year with fun finds from Everything Summer Camp—putting the camp back into Christmas with fun, functional, a very cool products. Enjoy browsing our site for all these easy stuffers and let us help make Christmas a little easier! As always, thanks for reading and happy holidays!

- John

Holi-DEALS This Holiday Season

Hey, Gift Givers!

The age-old tradition in which we exchange thoughtful tokens of goodwill, gift-giving abounds this time of year as we all take part in our altruistic and charitable nature. No matter what doctrine or belief set you belong to, gift-giving has been an awesome part of our history—impossible to overlook. Just as rewarding as receiving a gift, gift-giving is a wonderful deed that produces selflessness, connection, and joy. Get into the holiday spirit! We are!Times change but the tradition doesn’t seem to be going anywhere! Every year, shoppers get smarter and store sales compete for biggest price cuts of the year. And adding this other dimension to the adventure of gift-shopping, this creative endeavor is paired with strategy for sniffing out the best deals around and comparison shopping.

After a short break from Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday sales, lots of stores start offering friendly price cuts. And we don’t think twice, here at Everything Summer Camp, when it comes time to jump on the trending wagon. We’re happy to join in the holiday buzz and offer some Get solid color trunks for $15 off!extraordinary deals ourselves. Check ‘em out!

•    $15 off Happy Camper
•    $20 off UnderGrads and Grads
•    $20 off PUSTS
•    $10 off Designers

Camp trunks, accessories, as well as an endless list of camping supplies make for awesome and exciting Christmas gifts! This Holiday Sale lasts through Monday, December 11, however, starting this weekend, you can browse our Stocking Stuffers category for gift ideas $20 and under! Check out lots of other great deals across the whole site! And be sure to act now; you don’t want these deals passing you by! Happy shopping and, as always, thanks for reading!

- John

Check out NO SCHTICK Cyber Sales!

Hey, Cyber Shoppers!

We hope the deals you found on Black Friday have eliminated any holiday stress you may have had over the fun (but sometimes challenging) task of gift-giving. If not, however, don’t fear! Keeping with our tradition for the past several years, we’ve stretched our Black Friday deals through the entire week—through yesterday (Small Business Saturday), through the rest of the weekend, and all the way through Tues. Nov. 28.Get awesome deals here on all the best campoing gear!

These deals have been going since early last week with our site-wide sale marking items down from 10 to nearly 50% off on certain products! You’re not too late for great deals on quality camping gear at Everything Summer Camp!

This year, we didn’t even bother with a main feature giveaway or a certificate for money back on your order. This year we’re just relying on the mind-blowing discounts to pique your shopping interest. It’s our NO SCHTICK SALE—just a straightforward, save a lot of money-type deal. No codes, no gift certificates, no giveaways—no hoops to jump through! It’s just a straight sale with some eye-popping discounts. Check ‘em out!

EYE-POPPING DISCOUNTS:Get your Pop Up for an eye-popping price!

Pop Up Soft Trunks
We knocked down the price of our Pop Up Soft Trunk from $129.99 to $99.99. Are your eyes popping yet?

Solid Color Trunks
We’re offering our Solid Color Trunks like the ever-popular Happy Camper and Undergrad for $30 off too!

Designer Trunks
Our Designer Trunks are made with a printing technology that embeds the image directly into the exterior metal of the trunk and we’re slashing $20 off the original price!

Steel Pattern Trunksnew botanical explosion trunk
You’ll have to wait for our biggest discount of the year but, come midnight on Black Friday, we’re bringing them back! Get Tie-dye, Botanical Explosion, and Zebra Pattern Trunks for $99.99—that’s $90 off!

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These products and more will be on sale while supplies last. What do you have to do to get these great deals? Simply, visit our site! Have fun shopping and act fast to enjoy your savings! Supplies are limited! As always, thanks for reading. Now hop on over to our main site and take advantage of our Cyber Monday sales!

- John

The NO SCHTICK Black Friday Sale

Alright, Excited Shoppers!

No need to wait until after you finish that delicious Thanksgiving feast later this week—you can start your discounted shopping right now; our Black Friday Sale is upon us here at Everything Summer Camp! Take advantage of our AMAZING DEALS that we have in effect on our website starting at 5:00pm tomorrow. Build up your anticipation and read on to check out our sales details!Get a load of these amazing deals at Everything Summer Camp for Black Friday

Unlike previous years, there’s no main theme to our Black Friday Sale this time around. In the past, we’ve presented this yearly sale with “The more you spend, the more you save” in which we included a gift certificate with your order based on how much you spent. Or, last year, we gave away a Sony Playstation VR launch bundle to one lucky customer. This year, however, we’re offering the…

NO SCHTICK SALE!

The discounts of this sale are so good, we don’t even need to grab your attention with some main theme giveaway or a deal where you get money back with your order. This year’s sale is just a straightforward, save a lot of money-type deal. No codes, no gift certificates, no giveaways, and no hoops to jump through! It’s just a straight sGet your Pop Up for an eye-popping price!ale with some eye-popping discounts. Check ‘em out!

Pop Up Soft Trunks
We’re knocking down our Pop Up Soft Trunk price from $129.99 to $99.99. Amazed yet?

Open your C&N Footlocker to minty freshness with this camp trunk.Solid Color Trunks
Get Solid Color Trunks like the ever-popular Happy Camper and Undergrad (but not including Create-Your-Own Trunks) for $30 off as well!

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Our Designer Trunks—made with printing technology that embeds the image directly into the exterior metal of the trunk—are $20 off.

Steel Pattern Trunks
You’ll have to wait for our biggest discount of the year but, come midnight on Black Friday, we’re bringing them back! Get Tie-dye, Botanical Explosion, and Zebra Pattern Don't allow yourself to become a vicitm of a Crime of Opportunity. Get yourself a C&N trunk to lock up your valuablesTrunks for $99.99—that’s $90 off!

This sale’s reach is site-wide while supplies last and offers tons of other great deals of at least 10% off on lots of great items and as much as 20% off on certain products in select departments. And all you have to do to get these deals is simply, visit our site! Have fun shopping and act fast to enjoy your savings! Supplies are limited! As always, thanks for reading.

- John

Where did Bruce Beck do Camp?

Hey, Summer Campers!

So many of the famous celebrities we post about who were former campers like yourself get their fame in pop music or movies. But other summer camp alumni develop their name by means of entrepreneurship, sports, and broadcasting. Combine sports, broadcasting, and a history at summer camp and you have WNBC’s lead sports anchor Sports broadcasting gave Mr. Beck his name.Bruce Beck.

As a young man, Bruce enjoyed his summer escapes to Tyler Hill Camp, squared away in  Wayne County, Pennsylvania. About three hours northwest of Bruce’s home in Livingtson, New Jersey, Tyler Hill Camp showed him a gorgeous campus of 220 acres that features two large lakes, excellent athletic facilities, a nine-hole golf course, and 12 tennis courts!

After graduating grade school and high school, Bruce went on to attend Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York. His studies mainly focused on science there and in just several years, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science.

Soon after his graduation, Bruce found himself employed as a staff broadcaster for the Madison Square Garden Network, hosting the coverage for the Knicks, Rangers, and Yankees and performing as the play-by-play announcer for college football as well as basketball. A few years down the road, he’d start calling professional boxing matches too—particularly the Evander Holyfield vs. Mike Tyson II matchup from June 28, 1997.

By the time he turned 38, he started hosting ‘Sportstalk’ and ‘Sports Images’, while calling college basketball games for CBS Sports as well as play-by-play announcing for select sporting events including the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

Highlights of Bruce’s career include five Superbowls, three NBA Finals, six Stanley Cup Finals, six World Series, The U.S. Open Tennis Championship, The U.S. Open Golf Championship, and The NCAA Final Four. He’s also covered seven Olympics—most recently the Rio games from last year.

Bruce shot high and never looked back. Look at the heights he hit. What heights will you reach? You can check out Tyler Hill Camp for yourself if it sounds like a good fit for your family. And, as always, thanks for reading.

- John

Día de los Muertos

Hey, Halloween Lovers!

There’s an autumnal chill in the air with little spirits running around laughing as they haunt the streets for tricks or treats. And everyone’s porches are decorated with bright orange pumpkins and ghoulish gourds, carved with faces. Filling today with absurd aThe Halloween Scene is different from that of Dia de los Muertos.ctivities, dreadful decorations, and creepy costumes, no other holiday embraces the morbid and macabre like celebration of Halloween…or does there?

Over the years, I’ve written a number of posts to discuss the many means of celebration for one of the world’s most popular holidays: Halloween. Always coinciding in the harvest season, another holiday is celebrated in Mexico called Día de los Muertos or, the Day of the Dead—landing very close to Halloween on the calendar. The Day of the Dead begins at midnight tonight.

Often considered something of a Mexican Halloween by those who don’t observe it, the Day of the Dead may appear as a similar celebration on the surface, but Día de los Muertos is much more meaningful to the people of Mexico than Halloween is to the folks who observe it. Dia de los Muertos has interesting cultural art.You may love Halloween—I do too!—but Día de los Muertos is about loved ones gathering to remember friends and family who have passed on. Traditions of this holiday are to construct private altars and decorations to honor the dead.

A decorated altar for Dia de los Muertos.Día de los Muertos wasn’t always so widespread in Mexico as it is nowadays. As of a few years ago, it’s gained popularity and celebrations have expanded to include live music, dancing, and parades from residential neighborhoods to cemeteries where family members can visit the gravesites of their loved ones.

With its increasing popularity, we wanted to join in the celebration of life that once was with our Seasonal Day of the Dead Storage Trunk. Featuring the festive artwork of Mexican culture, this trunk is a surprisingly colorful explosion amidst the dark abyss of death that easily inserts itself into part of your family’s altar. Keep your altar decorations inside This surprisingly colorful camp trunk is great for Dia de los Muertos!this beautifully constructed storage trunk and make the most of your Día de los Muertos celebration! And, as always, thanks for reading!

- John

Act Quick on Back to School Shopping

Hey, all you procrastinating Back-to-School Shoppers!

If you’re looking for all the best deals on school supplies and other related accessories that you can send your scholar off into the coming school year, don’t put it off another minute! You’d better act fast to take advantage of all the great Back to School bargains you find right here at Everything Summer Camp—these discounts won’t last very much longer.

Last call to find these deals on pieces your son or daughter might need or desperately desire for the classroom. Check out our awesome selection of school backpacks and daypacks from trusted brand names like JanSport, Columbia, and Under Armour. Get your back to school items for the coming school year right here!Eye up our items from Lockers 101: the school locker accessory selection to make your locker look like a million bucks instead of some drab, metal box. Take a look at the Wall Paper Set and the Bling it Up Decorating Set. And don’t forget the Magnetic Three-Pocket Locker Organizer for convenience on your way to class. Get a closer look at these products and click here.

Since it’s so smart to label your school clothes so your child can avoid any confusion in the locker room after gym class as well as coats, boots, and snow pants as well as other warm winter gear. Make sure your child’s school clothes come back home when the school bell rings! Personalize Clothing Name Labels for your school-bound son or daughter by clicking here.

Learn to love those rainy school days too with our eclectic selection of Rain Gear whether you need to stay dry during wet, rainy waits at the bus stop or outdoor for recess. High-quality rain gear from Columbia and other leading manufacturers such as Frogg Toggs and Red Ledge are sure to keep your kid prepared against precipitation! Our excellent Rain Gear Department is sure to keep you dry at school.

The new school year is almost upon us! Don’t dally a moment longer and get to shopping our site for all the fun and functional gear, supplies, and other accessories you can find here at Everything Summer Camp. And, as always, thanks for reading.

- John

Memorial Day Sale! ALL WEEK LONG!!!

Hey, Summer Shoppers!

Popularly perceived as an unofficial first day of summer, Memorial Day is a nice, little reminder for folks to kick their camp prep into full gear! Camp is directly around the corner and it’s time to finish all the loose ends that have been put off until now. Enjoy your Memorial Day by relieving yourself of your remaining camp prep and breathe a breath of relaxation!
Happy Memorial Day...week..In our own excitement, we’re starting our Memorial Day sale today at 5pm CST and extending it through next week WednesWe aren't trunking around. day—an entire week of sales for our shoppers!

For our main feature, our Memorial Day Sale slashes the price of our C&N Camp Trunks which we manufacture right here in our own facility. Purchase a camp trunk during the sale and you’ll get an instant $20 off! This discount is extended to all of our camp trunks aside from the Companion and Create-Your-Own-Footlockers.

We’ve also discounted our Crazy Creek Camping Chairs for $5 off as well as our personalizable Name Plax which are vinyl decal decorations featuring your name for your camp trunk or bedroom wall, window, door—pretty much anywhere.

By now I’m sure everyone knows the cardinal rule of summer camp packing: Label. Label your school clothes---it's a good idea!Everything. In the following week, you can find all of our labeling products available for 20% of their regular prices! And our ‘camp. Tees’ are another exciting collection marked 20% off.

Keep warm in the chilly nights of summer.Shop our entire Bedding Category with items marked 15% off. From mattress pads to Woolrich Throws, get your essential bedding products for summer camp at a discount in the coming week. Make sure your child has the bedding they’ll need for comfy, restful camp nights.

We’re cutting a bunch of prices on our camping gear by 10%. Shop all products Take this classy pack back to school!in our Travel Accessories Department as well as our entire selection of Backpacks. And select brands of Duffel Bags like Piton, Columbia Summit Trail, and Cloz! That being said, you can find a plethora of other discounted products that I didn’t get around to mentioning all over our site, so browse around to find your own good deals and, as always, thanks for reading!

- John

If “The Shoe” Fits…

Hey, Camp People!

Everything Summer Camp is proud to work closely with 250-some summer camps from all over the country. These excellent summer camps show kids the time of their lives! We love spreading the word about how great these camps really are. That’s why we like to shine our camp spotlight all around, featuring these wonderful camps.

Today, we shine our spotlight not too far from our home here in Wisconsin at Camp Horseshoe!When it comes to summer camp, Camp Horseshoe is the place.Camp Horseshoe’s sits on 140 acres of gorgeous Wisconsin Northwoods. Despite its recent resurrection by Fran and Jordan Shiner almost 15 years ago in 2003, ‘The Shoe’ sits on land that’s seen camping traditions for 75 years prior. It’s a place rich with memories and one of the finest campgrounds in the country.

Campers at Horseshoe find an awesome experience at this all-new, modern campground that offers every athletic, adventure, and waterfront activity you can think of! There’s league sports with floor hockey, tramp ball, football, baseball, basketball, and soccer. The Get into the spirit of "The Shoe".Sandy Beachfront on Lake Snowden offers Sailing, Skiing, Wakeboarding, Canoeing, and Kayaking.

In the evenings, campers might go on an intriguing Treasure Hunt, play an intense game of Capture-the-Flag, try their chances on Casino Night, enjoy socials with local girl’s camps, and so much more!

And have all the fun you wan with their 55 Ft. Climbing Tower, their 300 Ft. Zipline, Golf Facilities with Driving Range, Hitting Cage, and Putting Green, Archery Range, Riflery Range, Mountain Biking Trails, and more. Other facilities include their Fitness Center, Round-Table Dining Hall, and Health Center.

Horseshoe Campers live with eight or nine other campers in each cabin along with two or three cabin leaders. These cabin houses are comfortable and accommodating. They feature smoke detectors, electric outlets, new beds with comfortable mattresses, and a full dresser along with extra shelves for each camper. Each cabin has an pleasant view of the lake.

Escape to Camp Horseshoe this upcoming summer! If ‘The Shoe’ indeed sounds like the camp for you, check it out for your own camp experience right here. Good luck on finding the right summer camp for your family and, as always, thanks for reading!
Kids inevitably have a blast at Camp Horseshoe!

- John