Camp John Waters 2021

Kent, CT

Camp John Waters 2021



Price is per Person


Welcome to our fourth Annual “CAMP JOHN WATERS” Event! Hosted by legendary Filmmaker, John Waters at the all inclusive Adult Sleep away Camp, 'Club Getaway' in Kent, CT

John Waters (Pink Flamingos, Hairspray, A Dirty Shame) will host the most exclusive Sleepaway-Camp experience for fans in Kent, Connecticut September 10th to 13th, 2021. Adult Summer Camp, Club Getaway, will be transformed into Camp John Waters for this truly unique weekend experience.

Join our very special guest counselors: Kathleen Turner, Patricia Hearst and Mink Stole!

Relive your filthy childhood while participating alongside other trashy campers in these fun activities:

  • John Waters Costume Contest – Judged by John Waters himself!

  • Two Themed Dance Parties

  • John Waters Film Marathon

  • John Waters Performing a One Man Show

  • John Waters Meet & Greet (Pending health recommendations)

  • Hairspray Karaoke

  • Bloody Mary Bingo

  • Campfire & S’mores

  • So Much More!



Please note upon arrival - After pulling into the Getaway parking lot, prior to check in, everyone must do one of the following:

  • Show Proof of Vaccination
  • Show Proof of a negative PCR Test administered 72 hours or less prior to check in
  • Pass a Rapid Antigen Test at the Camp Gates ($20 per person – camper expense)

If you arrive in a car with someone who is not vaccinated and does not pass one of these three requirements, you will be asked to head home with them and there will be no refunds given to anyone.  Please make sure to coordinate your health checks with all of your carpool-mates prior to traveling.

If you are taking the bus, we are requiring proof of vaccination prior to boarding.  If you cannot get vaccinated for some reason and have purchased a bus ticket, please contact us for a refund and find alternative means of transportation from NYC to Camp (train or rental car.)

We've taken your feedback on our last three summer camps into consideration and are working tirelessly to bring you what is sure to be crazier, funnier and even more star studded than ever before.

Location: Located in the Berkshire Mountains of Kent, CT, Club Getaway is just 90 minutes from New York by car or Getaway bus. You’ve got all weekend to enjoy our best sports and adventures as well as our Special John Waters Activities and Events.

What’s Included: At Club Getaway we take care of everything! All accommodations, all meals including wine with dinner, all sports and activities and evening entertainment is included. The only additional cost is for any beverages purchased . Different beverage packages are available for purchase.

Accommodations: Staying in the great outdoors doesn’t mean roughing it! Guests stay in comfortable rustic chic country cabins overlooking our beautiful lake and mountains. Think heat or air conditioning, private bathrooms and even daily housekeeping. All linens are included. Our cabins have 2, 3, 4 or 6 twin beds with plush memory foam mattresses! Fill a cabin with friends to guarantee SAME GENDER CABINS or come by yourself and share a room with men and women who LOVE JOHN WATERS!

PLEASE NOTE: If you are coming with friends, it is CRUCIAL that you decide on a room type BEFORE booking your reservations. We CANNOT room friends together who have booked different room types.


  • 6 Person Cabin
  • 4 Person Standard Cabin
  • 4 Person Premiere Cabin (Larger space, prime location)
  • 3 Person Cabin
  • Two Person Cabin
  • Two Person Plus Cabin (Larger double cabin: includes all-inclusive cheers package and upgraded cabin space)
  • Camping (BYO tent, sleeping bag, pillow, flashlight, etc... we will provide bathrooms and showers) We are now also offering a 'Rent-A-Tent' option! 

Dining: Let us wake up your taste buds with delicious cuisine prepared at the club by our very own chefs. Our guests rave about the food, and you will quickly taste why! Our breakfast buffet is like none you have ever seen. Lunch is an activity within itself – salads, sandwiches, carving stations, pasta, tacos, pizza, BBQ, sea food – the list goes on, and we haven’t even gotten to dessert! Dinners are special occasions, where conversation flows freely. We offer gourmet dishes and vegetarian and vegan options. And should you crave an afternoon snack, join us down by the lake when we fire up the grill.

How to get here: The party starts before you even arrive! The Getaway Bus departs from NYC at 4:00PM on Friday and returns on Monday to the same location. Alternatively, we have ample parking at camp and you can join at our Welcome Cocktail Party from 5:30pm. For more information: Call 860.927.3664 or email