At Yogi Bear Jellystone Park™ Natural Bridge, we carefully plan fun, dynamic themed weekends all season long!
*All Theme Weekends are subject to changes at any time without notice.
March 17-19: St. Patrick’s Day Weekend:
We’re so excited to have you here for Opening Weekend! We’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, so break out all the green! Get ready for some Leprechaun Leapfrog, shamrock crafts, and so many other fun activities! Join us for a movie Friday night in the Recreation Center. On Saturday, spend your evening enjoying a Jumping Jam, then head over to the Recreation Center for some cash bingo! Happy Camping!
March 24-26: Spring into The Season Weekend: – (Buy One Night – Get Second Night Free)
Forget your spring cleaning, and spring into another fun-filled season at Jellystone Park instead! Decorate a flower pot, enjoy a jumping jam, play a round of ‘Duck, Duck, Goose,’ and so much more this weekend!
March 31-April 2: Wake Up the Bears Weekend:
Hibernation is over! The Bears have spent all Winter sleeping and now they are ready to wake up and enjoy another great season with our fantastic guests. Spend Friday night playing candy bar bingo and watching a movie. On Saturday morning, create a noisemaker and help us wake up the Bears. Then, stop by the Dance Party on Saturday night to see the Bears break out their best dance moves!
April 7-9: Gone Fishin’ Weekend:
Spring is here and so is fishing season! Kickback and relax this weekend at our Friday night movie, enjoy some awesome games and crafts, and a wagon ride with Yogi Bear himself! On Saturday morning, bring your bait and your poles and head on down to the fishing pond for our fishing competition!
April 14-16: Easter Weekend:
Hop on over to Jellystone Park and get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny! Enjoy fun games, crafts, Easter Egg hunts for all ages, and live entertainment on Saturday. Join us Sunday morning for our Annual Pancake breakfast!
April 21-23: Earth Day Weekend:
Celebrate our planet this weekend! Make recycled crafts, finish a scavenger hunt, or do the recycle relay! Enjoy the Friday night movie and the Saturday night Dance Party!
April 28-30: Wild Wild West Weekend:
Howdy, partners! Lasso your way to Jellystone Park this weekend for a western welcome full of games and activities! Think you’ve got the best chili? Enter it in the Chili Cook Off! No recipe? No problem! Bring a side dish to the Chili Cook Off dinner and spend the rest of the night relaxing at the Dance Party!
May 5-7: Derby Days Weekend:
We’re off to the races at Jellystone! Decorate a silly hat, create your own horse, and then enter your horse in the Jellystone Derby. Don’t want to race? Wear your fabulous hat and cheer on the jockeys! Spend Saturday night relaxing and having fun at the Derby Dance Party.
May 12-14: Mother’s Day 50’s Flashback:
Moms, it’s your weekend to relax as we open our water amenities for the summer season! Join us for a drive-in movie at the Outdoor Theater, enjoy root beer floats, and travel back in time with some 50’s crafts. Bring a baked good to our jukebox cake walk; proceeds benefit the Susan G. Komen foundation. Whether you’re a greaser or a pink lady, you’re sure to rock the night away at our Saturday night Sock Hop! Sunday morning, enjoy our Mother’s Day Pancake Breakfast- Moms eat free!
May 19-21: Cindy’s Neon Birthday Week:
It’s Cindy’s birthday, and we are ready to make it a bright and vibrant weekend! Enjoy games and crafts, neon color wars, and a Bright Birthday Bash to celebrate with Cindy!
May 26-29: Memorial Day- Talent Show Week:
Kick off summertime with the Bears! Relax on the beach, ride the waterslides, or play games and activities all weekend long. Ride around in the bike/golf cart parade! Enter the Cornhole Tournament, play some bingo, and enter our 50/50 raffle benefiting the American Cancer Society. Enjoy some live entertainment, a DJ on Saturday night, and then enter the Talent Show on Sunday!
June 2-4: Boo Boo’s Dino Birthday Week:
Travel back to prehistoric times this weekend to celebrate Boo Boo’s birthday! Go on a scavenger hunt for dinosaur bones, thaw your own dinosaur, or play hot dinosaur egg. Enjoy a movie at our Outdoor Theater on Friday night, and spend Saturday night dancing away at our Jurassic Jam DJ Dance Party!
June 9-11: Chocoholic Week:
Calling all chocolate lovers! From a chocolate syrup slip ‘n’ slide to chocolate pudding finger painting, there’s chocolatey fun for the whole family! After a day full of chocolate, spend Saturday night relaxing and listening to some live entertainment!
June 16-18: Father’s Day Superhero Week:
Bring your superhero gear, or make your own this weekend! Play tag with your super speed, or show off your powers at the Saturday night Dance Party! Join us to celebrate all Dads at the Father’s Day Pancake Breakfast Sunday morning- Dads eat free!
June 23-25: Retro 70’s VW Bus Week:
Bring your groovy family to Jellystone Park this weekend. Tie dye a Jellystone Park t-shirt, enjoy games and activities, and boogey all night at the Dance Party! Notice all the VW busses? Be sure to check out the Natural Bus Rally and all the products they have to offer.
June 30-July 3: 4th of July and Mr. Jellystone Pageant:
Celebrate the 4th with Yogi Bear and friends this weekend! Enter the Horseshoe Tournament, or make some patriotic crafts to decorate your bikes/golf carts for the Independence Day Parade. Join us as we celebrate our 12th Annual Mr. Jellystone Pageant; all proceeds go to benefit the Prostate Cancer Foundation. Enjoy some live entertainment and a Dance Party as well!
July 7-9: Yogi’s Safari Birthday Week:
Help us in celebrating Yogi’s birthday this weekend! Make a safari mask, or play tag games this weekend! Bring a canned good as a birthday present to donate to the local food pantry. On Saturday, don’t forget to stop by our reptile show by JB’s Rattles and handle snakes, spiders, an alligator and much more! It’s sure to be a wild weekend. Checkout JB’s Rattles at www.jbsrattles.com
July 14-16: Pirates of the Campground Weekend:
Shiver me timbers! Build your own ship and set sail in our high seas swimming lake, make an eye patch, and play mermaids vs pirates on the Jumping Pillows! Dance the night away at the Saturday night Dance Party!
July 21-23: Christmas in July:
Celebrate Christmas early this year at Jellystone Park! Candy canes and Christmas games are just as much fun in the heat of summer. Snap a quick picture with Santa Clause during his summer vacation. Then, join us at our Saturday night Dance Party with Yogi and the rest of the gang!
July 28-30: Mardi Gras Weekend:
Let the good times roll with the Bears this weekend! Relax Friday night with a movie. Make a silly hat for the Mardi Gras Parade, play musical chairs, make a mask, and be sure the check out the Dance Party on Saturday night!
August 4-6: Rockin’ 80’s Weekend:
Turn back time at Jellystone Park this weekend! Break out the big hair, the funky outfits and bright colors for a weekend full of rockin’ fun! Enjoy an 80’s movie at our Outdoor Theater, Twister, and so many more crafts and games!
August 11-13: Ranger Smith’s Birthday Back to School Carnival:
Welcome to the Carnival! On Saturday, get your face painted, try your hand at the dunk booth, jam out to some sweet music from our DJ, and play many other carnival games before you head on back to school!
Late Summer: Mon-Thurs Light Weekday Activities, Friday 5:00-10:00, Saturday 9:00-10:00, Sunday 9:00-1:00
August 18-20: Wet & Wild Weekend:
Splish and splash your way to Jellystone Park for a weekend full super soaked activities! Enjoy some water-themed crafts, our super soaked slip ‘n’ slide, and get prepared for our wet ‘n’ wild wagon ride! Don’t let the fun stop there, swim and dance the night away at our Drip Drop Dance Party in the Pool!
August 25-27: Blue Grass and BBQ Weekend:
What’s better than a little Bluegrass and BBQ? Enjoying both at Jellystone Park with Yogi Bear and friends! Come on down for some fantastic live music, delicious food, and some great games and activities that everyone is sure to enjoy.
September 1-4: Labor Day Luau Weekend:
Aloha! Help us kick off the end of Summer at Jellystone Park! Show off your hula hoop skills, enjoy a tacky-tourist relay, or play coconut roll. Kickback, relax, and enjoy live entertainment by the Pacific Rhythm Dancers on Saturday!
September 8-10: EMS Weekend:
Enjoy camping at Jellystone Park, all while celebrating the men and women who keep us safe! Play some fire and rescue games and activities, and even tour a real firetruck! We will hold a 50/50 raffle benefitting the local fire department. All emergency services/military personnel with valid ID will receive 25% discount this weekend!
September 15-17: Pet Paradise Weekend:
Claw your way back to Jellystone for our last weekend of water amenities, and bring your furry friends! This weekend, enjoy pet-themed games, crafts, and activities that everyone is sure to enjoy. Howl the night away at our Saturday night Dance Party. Before you leave on Sunday, let your pets enjoy our waterpark as well!
September 22-24: Pumpkin Patch Weekend:
Kick off Halloween without the scares this weekend! Join us for trick-or-treating, costume contests, pumpkin decorating, and so much more. Enjoy games and crafts, and a Monster Mash Dance Party Saturday night!Love Halloween? So do we! Enjoy 5 weekends of Halloween fun this year at Jellystone Park! Pumpkin decorating, costume contests, site decorating, and trick-or-treating are all sure to be a spooky delight! Buy your tickets for our Haunted Trail and prepare to be scared. Don’t like to be scared? That’s fine too! Purchase tickets for our non-spooky wagon ride instead!
September 29-October 1: Wizards of Jellystone Weekend
October 6-8: Villain’s Revenge Weekend
October 13-15: Monster Mash Weekend
October 20-22: Mad Scientist Weekend
October 27-29: Night of the Living Dead Weekend
Love Halloween? So do we! Enjoy 5 weekends of Halloween fun this year at Jellystone Park! Pumpkin decorating, costume contests, site decorating, and trick-or-treating are all sure to be a spooky delight! Buy your tickets for our Haunted Trail and prepare to be scared. Don’t like to be scared? That’s fine too! Purchase tickets for our non-spooky wagon ride instead!
November 3-5: Hibernation PJ Party Weekend:
It’s that time of year when the Bears are ready for hibernation! Bring your PJs and help us tuck them in for the long winter months. Later, dance in your PJs at our Pajama Jam Dance Party!
November 10-12: Thanksgiving Weekend:
What better way to wrap up the season than with our campers?! Enjoy thanksgiving crafts and games all day Saturday, then bring a side dish or dessert to celebrate our 15th annual Thanksgiving Dinner! See you next year!