Year-Round Camping

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You don’t have to go far to sleep under the stars. The SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus has several camping opportunities, ranging from individual full hook-up RV sites to group and event camping. Find your camping style and enjoy!   Monthly rates for stays for 30 days or longer are available.

Black-Out Dates

Year-round camping will not be available from December 15, 2023 through April 30, 2024. ONLY PRE-SCHEDULED EVENTS and RALLY CAMPING WILL BE PERMITTED DURING THIS TIME FRAME.

Any YEAR-ROUND reservations made from this page during the above time periods will be refunded. 

  • Seasonal Rates:  November 1 – December 14
  • Black-out Dates: December 15 – April 30
  • Non-Seasonal: May 1 – October 31

Arrivals and Departures

CHECK-IN FROM 2-5 PM | CHECK-OUT BY 11 AM – No Staging permitted!

Campground Map

Year-Round Camping Rates


$50 / night

  • includes sales & tourist tax
  • Some sites incl. sewer, we have dump stations, and pump-out service can be pre-arranged ($35/service)


$1,050 / month

  • includes sales & tourist tax
  • Discounted rate with monthly camping – pay for 21 nights and get one week free!


$35 / night

  • includes sales & tourist tax
  • RV Camping Only – No Hook-ups Available


$735 / month

  • includes sales & tourist tax
  • RV Camping only – No Hook-ups Available.

Background Check

BACKGROUND CHECK is required for all adults (18 and over) who plan to stay in our campground any length of stay, 21 days or more. (Background check fee $15 pp).

Additional Information

Camping Contact Information

  • Camping Inquiries: (863) 904-0199
  • Email:
  • SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus: (863) 644-2431
  • Matt Anderson, Camping Manager

Arrivals and Departures

CHECK-IN FROM 2-5 PM | CHECK-OUT BY 11 AM – No Staging permitted!

Arrival, Check-In and Official Permit

  • All campground guests are required to check in upon arrival to be issued a SUN ‘n FUN Camping Permit.
  • All campground guests are required to display their SUN ‘n FUN Camping Permit visibly on their camper unit.
  • A copy of your Camper Permit will be required for re-entry to the campus. 

Special Group/Event Camping – We request campers plan to arrive onsite prior to dusk.  If arrival is made after dusk without prior arrangements, staging may be available in the fenced lot (42 Acres) across Medulla Rd. from Rocky Rd. entrance. A campsite will be issued to you the next morning.  No access or camper placement is permitted in the campground after dusk.

Campground General Information

  • The individual registering for the campsite must be camping on the site and will be held responsible for their guests and the site’s condition and ensuring all rules are followed.
  • No individual tent camping is permitted.
  • Only established group tent camping is permitted
  • All group camping must be approved by the SUN ‘n FUN Camping team.
  • Long-term campers (21+ days) must pass a background check.
  • Please secure your personal items and lock your vehicles and RVs. SNF is not responsible for lost items.
  • Showerhouses and a limited number of portable toilets are available for all campers.
  • Manual dump stations are available free of charge for all campers.
  • Dump stations are available free of charge for all paid campers.  Pump-out services are available for a charge of $50 per service – Please call 727-365-0176 (Imperial Restrooms) to make arrangements and pay for your service.
  • “Pack out your Trash” required. Please dispose of all trash in trash barrels or dumpsters located outside of the Early Bird Campground and across the street from Raiders Campground.
  • Do not leave trash on your campsite.
  • SUN ‘n FUN is a private, non-governmental entity that controls all access to the SUN ‘n FUN Campus and all use of its property and reserves the right to exclude anyone at any time from its grounds.

Emergency / Medical

  • Lakeland Regional Health: (863) 687-1100
  • Emergency 911 Procedures
    • Please call 911
    • Provide dispatch location: 4250 Maintenance Way, Lakeland, FL
    • If possible, please send someone in your party to the SUN ‘n FUN entry gate at Rocky Rd. to flag down emergency vehicle.
    • Please notify the SUN ‘n FUN Camping Team of any emergency issues.

Shipping and Packages

If you will be receiving shipments or packages, please have your full name AND PHONE NUMBER on the address label, at this address:

YOUR NAME (555) 555-1212
4250 Maintenance Way
Lakeland, FL 33811

Please call or email the Camping Office to let us know the date of expected delivery. Typically, our deliveries are to our Administrative Offices and you will be advised of package arrivals.

Fires, Grills and Generators

  • Fires are permitted based on the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Fire Danger Index (FDACS FDI) for Polk County.  Ground fires are not allowed in any area of the campground. All fires must be above ground in fire-approved containers, such as grills or fire containers.
  • Do not place coals in trash cans.
  • Fire Hub – All posted rules must be followed
  • Generators may be operated from 8 AM – 10 PM unless parked in the 24-Hour Generator Campground (marked area).

Golf Carts and Bicycles

  • Private golf carts may be driven only in campground areas and the golf cart paths.
  • Drivers must be licensed and golf carts must be insured.
  • Please drive slowly, observe all onsite speed limits and watch for pedestrians.
  • Bicycles are allowed on the entire campus (No Airside Access).

Good Neighbor Policies

  • Quiet hours are 10 PM – 8 AM.
  • To provide a positive experience for all visitors we do not allow amplified music or speakers (i.e. other campers should not be able to hear your music).
  • Please do not disturb your neighbor with loud music, noises, or parties after 10 PM.
  • No RV movement after dark.
  • The speed limit in all areas is 10 miles per hour. PLEASE DRIVE SLOWLY. We have students on our campus during school hours and after school.


  • We allow dogs in the campground.
  • Campers are responsible for cleaning up after all animals. Not only is it a courtesy to your fellow campers, but the county ordinance also requires it.
  • All animals must be on a leash when outside of the camper, per local ordinance
  • We allow up to two (2) dogs per campsite.
  • Local Emergency Vet: (863) 345-2800

Camping Amenities / Popular Features

  • Pull-thru Sites
  • Camping for Aircraft
  • Electric 50 AMP, 30/20/15 AMP
  • Shower Houses with Portable Restrooms
  • Dump Stations
  • Bicycle-Friendly
  • Natural Florida golf cart path
  • Leashed pets are permitted in the campground areas
  • Outside Static Aircraft Displays
  • WIFI is available in some areas of the campground
  • Group Fly-In scheduling

Service and Rentals

  • Fly-Ins
  • Campground Stage
  • Corn Roast Area
  • Fire Hub
  • Activity Fields
  • Banquet Rooms / Halls
  • Clubhouses
  • Pump-out
  • Group tickets for the Florida Air Museum
  • Equipment (picnic tables, round tables, chairs, linens, tents, etc.)
  • Catering or Food Service arrangements

Please note some services are only available for an additional fee, please inquire.

Prohibited Items or Activities

  • Ground fires are strictly prohibited and not allowed in any area of the campground or campus.
  • Do not drain off gray and black water tanks on site.
  • Please do not wash your vehicles and/or RVs while on campus.
  • Helium balloons may NOT be RELEASED from any location on the airport grounds including the campground, and are never permitted outside without advance written approval from SUN ‘n FUN and the Lakeland Linder International Airport. 
  • Drone Operations are NOT Permitted.
  • Smoking, including e-cigarettes, vapes, etc., is strictly prohibited inside and around the facilities and buildings.

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