Themes & Events

Jellystone Park™ has exciting events throughout the season! Fun themes and activities center on holidays, seasons of the year and other special days. Take a look at what we’re planning this year. Then book your family’s extra-terrific getaway. See you soon!

Please note: Shoulder Season activities and amenities have reduced availability. Shoulder Season: April 13-June 8, September 5-October 29. Prime Season: June 9-September 4. All activities are subject to change at any time.

  • Big Splash Week | July 17-23

    Cool down at the Water Zone! Play pool games and other soaking wet competitions throughout the week. We’ll have a live mermaid at the Water Zone helping us splash around! The fun continues all week long with nighttime glow stick hayrides, ice cream socials, pizza parties with the Bears, DJ Dance Parties, and Candy Bar BINGO.

    Check out a detailed schedule here.

  • Christmas in July Week | July 24-30

    Bring your Christmas spirit because we are celebrating early this year at Jellystone Park™. Holiday cheer abounds with Christmas crafts, Gingerbread house building and Christmas trivia and games! Join us for caroling through the campground, get a picture with Santa Claus and Yogi Bear™ for the perfect family Christmas card and meet some reindeer! Bring your Christmas gear because we will be having a campsite and cabin decorating contest where the winner will receive a camp credit certificate. Ho Ho Ho!

    Check out a detailed schedule here.

  • Yogi Bear’s Birthday Celebration | July 31- August 6

    Celebrate our favorite bear this week – Yogi Bear™! Cindy Bear™, Boo Boo™ and Ranger Smith™ are throwing him two Surprise Birthday Parties with delicious cupcakes and party horns. We’re surprising him with a Poi Spinning performance, too! Since Yogi Bear™ loves trivia games and going on scavenger hunts with his friends, we’ve planned plenty for him to enjoy with our campers! Other activities for our favorite bear’s Birthday include our famous pancake breakfasts, Candy Bar BINGO, hayrides, arts & crafts and games at the jumping pillow, pool, basketball court and Gaga Ball pit. Happy Birthday Yogi Bear™!

    Local Events: Chocolate Tour

  • Under the Sea Week | August 7-13

    Jellystone Park™ is going under the sea this week! Take a journey into the ocean depths with presentations by marine biologists and get up close and personal with the live critters they will be bringing with them! Become your favorite sea creature with special face painting, have fun making shell and sand art, search for the lost treasure at the pool and visit with a live mermaid! We’ll be rounding out the week with a delicious Crab Fest you won’t want to miss, so purchase your tickets in advance!

  • Color Wars Week | August 14-20

    Yogi Bear™ and Boo Boo™ are sad to see the summer winding down, so they’ve decided to go all out this week with a color explosion! Color Wars Week will be color-rific with tie dye water gun battles, face-painting, wacky hair coloring, finger painting crafts, make-your-own Mystic Lights and team color competitions. It will be a colorful time for ALL with a special colored pancake breakfast, nighttime glow stick hayrides, movies under the stars, T-Shirt Coloring and more!

  • Blast from the Past Week | August 21-27

    Join Yogi Bear™ and the gang as we travel down memory lane. Enjoy activities from the past for families with Frisbee games and a hula hooping contest, a hippie hayride, groovy disco dance party (featuring music from every decade!), t-shirt tie dying and more! Come dressed to the dance party as 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, or 90s style! Since you’re digging through your closet to find your retro outfit, grab your yard sale gear and join us for a campground-wide yard sale.

    *Get ready for the solar eclipse on the 21st at 2:30pm! We’ll be having a solar eclipse activity with some space-y fun!

  • Around the World Week/Labor Day Weekend | August 28-September 4

    Camp with us for Around the World Week! We will be visiting a new country every day, and we’ll finish by celebrating Labor Day! We’ve planned arts & crafts, hayrides, mini golf and adult horseshoe tournaments, morning cartoons, pancake breakfasts, Candy Bar BINGO, glow stick hayrides, ice cream socials, pizza parties with the bears and live entertainment featuring Don and Roxie Together. Happy Labor Day!

  • Wacky Weird Science Weekend | September 8-10

    Put on your lab coat and glasses and get ready to get messy! This weekend is filled with lots of crazy hands-on experiments that are slimy, oozy, and reactive! Our friends from North Museum will be here to give us an extra special science presentation, too! Are you a homeschool family? Enjoy a 20% discount on weekday or weekend reservations during this time! Must call to redeem and mention the deal at time of booking.

  • Tailgate – Inaugural Chili Cook-Off Weekend | September 15-17

    There’s no better way to kick off fall than with homemade chili and football! Gather up your team and get ready to score some touchdowns or make your own megaphone to cheer from the sidelines. Pack up all your best chili making supplies and compete in our First Annual Chili Cook-Off Contest! Campers, bring your appetites as you’ll be judging! This is the last weekend the Water Zone will be open, so we’re giving to to the dogs for the last few hours it’s open!

There are so many fun things to do at Jellystone Park™!
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