pennsylvania camping 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 12-June 7, September 4-October 28. Prime Season: June 8-September 3. All activities are subject to change at any time.




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    Boo Boo’s Carnival Week | August 13-19

    The fun happens all week as we partake in a Jellystone Park™ Fair! Join us for a week-long celebration with carnival games, prizes, clowns, and face painting. Plus, we’ll have an awesome dance party on Saturday night!

    Check out a detailed schedule here!

    Local Events:
    Fiber Festival | August 16-18

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    Blast from the Past Week | August 20-26

    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.

    Check out a detailed schedule here!

     

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    Labor Day Weekend | August 27-September 3

    Camp with us for our end of summer bash! We’ve planned arts & crafts, “Hey Hey” Rides, 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. Happy Labor Day!

    Check out a detailed schedule here!

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    Wacky Weird Science Weekend | September 7-9

    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.

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    Tailgate & 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off Weekend | September 14-16

    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 Second 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!

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    Halloween Weekends I-VI

    September 21-23, and 28-30. October 5-7, 12-14, 19-21, and 26-28.

    It’s going to be a spooktacular good time during our 6 Halloween Weekends! This weekend will be filled with howling fun crafts, decorated pumpkin competitions, a costume contest with tons of prizes, 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.

    Local Events:
    Solanco Fair | September 19-21

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