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.

  • 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!

    Check out a detailed schedule here.

  • 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!

    Check out a detailed schedule here.

  • 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!

    Check out a detailed schedule here.

  • 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!

  • Halloween Pumpkin Patch Weekend | September 22-24

    One day of Halloween fun is just not enough, so we have six weekends full of it! Camp with us for our first Halloween Weekend of the season for spooky fun crafts, decorated pumpkin competitions, a costume contest, daytime Trick-or-Treating around the park and a DJ dance party at night. Be sure to bring BIG bags of candy for the trick-or-treaters! We have a wide range of spooky and non-spooky activities and attractions so everyone has fun while camping! Beware of the frights and sights that lurk around Jellystone Park™ after dark though! Our site decorating contest just can’t be beat, as scariest, funniest and most original site decorations all win a camp credit certificate.

  • Halloween Werewolves Weekend | September 29 – October 1

    It’s going to be a howling good time during this werewolf-themed Halloween Weekend! This weekend will be filled with howling fun crafts, decorated pumpkin competitions, a costume contest (including a prize for best werewolf!), daytime Trick-or-Treating around the park and a DJ dance party at night. Be sure to bring BIG bags of candy for the trick-or-treaters! We have a wide range of spooky and non-spooky activities and attractions so everyone has fun while camping! Beware of the frights and sights that lurk around Jellystone Park™ after dark though! Our site decorating contest just can’t be beat, as scariest, funniest and most original site decorations all win a camp credit certificate.

  • Halloween Monster Mash Weekend | October 6-8

    We’ll be celebrating Halloween Monster-style this weekend! This weekend will be filled with monstrous crafts, decorated pumpkin competitions, a costume contest (including a prize for best monster!), daytime Trick-or-Treating around the park and a DJ dance party at night. Be sure to bring BIG bags of candy for the trick-or-treaters! We have a wide range of spooky and non-spooky activities and attractions so everyone has fun while camping! Beware of the frights and sights that lurk around Jellystone Park™ after dark though! Our site decorating contest just can’t be beat, as scariest, funniest and most original site decorations all win a camp credit certificate.

  • Halloween Zombies Weekend | October 13-15

    Join us for an eerie weekend filled with a few dead-ish visitors – Zombies! This weekend is packed with Halloween crafts, decorated pumpkin competitions, a costume contest (including a prize for best zombie!), daytime Trick-or-Treating around the park and a DJ dance party at night. Be sure to bring BIG bags of candy for the trick-or-treaters! We have a wide range of frightening and non-spooky activities and attractions so everyone has fun while camping! Beware of the frights and sights that lurk around Jellystone Park™ after dark though! Our site decorating contest just can’t be beat, as scariest, funniest and most original site decorations all win a camp credit certificate.

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