Alumni Reunion

May 10, 2024

Date: Friday, May 10 – Saturday, May 11, 2024

Time: 2pm (Friday) – 10am (Saturday)

Location: Camp Fire Minnesota
3300 Tanadoona Dr, Excelsior, MN 55331

Registration is now closed.

Celebrate a century of sparking discovery with us at our Alumni Reunion on Friday, May 10th, 2024. Embrace the nostalgia with both day and overnight registration options, giving you the chance to cook over a crackling campfire or share in the joy of a potluck feast. Together, let’s gather around the campfire with fellow alums, relive the thrill of archery, unleash creativity in crafts, sauna at sunset, serenade under the stars, embark on invigorating hikes, discover the essence of Camp Fire Minnesota today, and so much more!

*Alumni Reunion is ages 18+. 

PRICING: Your registration fee covers staffing, facilities, activity materials, and supports our nonprofit youth programs. Thank you!

  • Day registration ($100/person)
  • Overnight registration ($150/person)
  • Full cabin rental ($1250/10 people max)

Event Timeline

Friday, May 10th, 2024
Day and Overnight Registrants

2-2:30pm – Check-in for all registrants

2:30-5:00pm – Registrants have the opportunity to participate in Camp Fire crafts, archery, a self-guided walking history tour, service project, and serenading with s’mores

3:00 & 4:00pm – Hike with a naturalist

5:30pm – Welcome to Camp Fire!

6:00pm – Potluck and cookout begins

Optional evening activities – Sauna at the waterfront | Camp Fire trivia

10:00pm – Quiet hours

Saturday, May 11th
Overnight Registrants Only

Optional morning Polar Plunge

8-9:00am – Breakfast in the Community & Dining Center

9-10:00am – Goodbye and pack up!

Wish the weekend would never end? It doesn’t have to! Join us for Trail Seekers and participate in challenges around camp on Saturday, May 11th from 10:00am-12:30pm.


Alumni Reunion FAQ

Check-in and Check-out

Day Session
Friday, May 10th, 2-10:00pm
Check-in: 2-2:30pm

Overnight Session
Friday, May 10th, 2:00pm – Saturday, May 11th, 10:00am 
Check-in: Friday, May 10th, 2-2:30pm
Check-out: Saturday, May 11th, 9-10:00am


Cabin assignments will be provided during check-in. If you have requests or accommodations not indicated in your registration, please contact us via email at   

Although we will do our best, we may only be able to fulfill some requests. Cabins do not have electricity; please bring a flashlight or battery-operated lantern.  

Packing Lists

Don’t know what to pack? Check out our suggested packing list!

NEW! Shop our limited edition 100-Year merchandise and arrive in style. A portion of sales supports our nonprofit youth programs.

Food and Beverages

Friday: Participate in a potluck or bring your own food to cookout over a fire! Participants are responsible for bringing their own dinner and/or snacks. Please note there are no fridges or freezers available, and that no food may be stored in the cabins. Space will be provided for you to store your food in the Community & Dining Center. 

Saturday: Overnight registrants can enjoy a cup of hot coffee and a light breakfast of baked goods on Saturday morning from 8:00-9:00 am in the Community & Dining Center. 

Are you going full Camp Fire and planning a cookout? Here are some old Camp Fire recipes to help get you started! 

Alcohol (wine, beer, or seltzer) is allowed on the property for this event and must be consumed responsibly. Hard alcohol is prohibited. Camp Fire Minnesota will not be held liable for any damages or injuries that occur due to the use of alcohol provided by the group. 


Are you interested in being part of the potluck dinner on Friday night? Sign up for a main dish, side dish, or dessert! 


NEW! Thanks to the generosity of our partners at Sauna Camp, there will be a wood-fired sauna available for use at the waterfront during the open block of time after dinner.

You are welcome to visit the waterfront during your stay, but swimming and boating are not allowed during the event, except during the sauna session (swimming only) and if you choose to do a morning Polar Plunge.

Kids, Guests, and Pets

The Alumni Reunion is ages 18+. While we always love having young people around, the Alumni Reunion is a special time for adults to reminisce on their past years at camp. Please check out our upcoming family events and summer camp sessions for kid-friendly options!

Non-alum guests are welcome – the more, the merrier!

Pets, except specifically trained service animals, are not permitted at Camp Fire during this event. 

Prohibited Items

  • Smoking & vaping is not allowed  
  • Illegal substances 
  • Fireworks or sparklers 
  • Weapons, including firearms 

Refund Policy

All cancellations must be received in writing by emailing Canceling 2 weeks before the event will result in a 50% refund. The remaining balance of your payment will be considered a donation. No refunds will be issued after April 25, 2024.