Themed Weekends


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 12-14 Wake the Bears Weekend

Welcome back to Jellystone Park! Winter is finally over, but our bears are still asleep. Bring your pots, pans, and loudest noise makers to the bears den to wake them up! Join us at the teddy bear picnic Saturday afternoon to celebrate Yogi™, Boo Boo™, and Cindy’s™ return! Bring your favorite stuffed friend to accompany you – we promise you’ll have a “bear”y good time!

March 26-28 Mardi Gras Weekend 

It’s always a good time to celebrate Mardi Gras at Jellystone Park! We will spend Saturday morning preparing for our masquerade ball – making masks and collecting prizes after completing the Mardi Gras scavenger hunt. Be on the lookout for the bears as they toss festive beads around the park for you to wear! Don’t forget to bring your outfit for the ball – prizes will be given out to our best dressed campers!


April 2-4 Easter Weekend

Hippety-hop on over to Jellystone Park this Easter Weekend! The Easter bunny will join his friends Yogi Bear™, Boo Boo Bear™, and Cindy Bear™ for an egg-stra special weekend of fun. We’ll have an Easter egg hunt for the kids – Separate groups for ages 0-5 and ages 6-11 – plus a flashlight egg hunt for ages 12-17, and egg dying for everyone! It’ll be a hoppin’ good time!


April 9-11 Amazing Chase Weekend

Bring your family or a group of friends and compete in the Jellystone Park Amazing Chase! Complete tasks, follow clues, and solve the puzzles in our ultimate campground race! Our winning families will collect their trophies at the glow stick dance party that night. Yogi Bear™ and his friends can’t wait to cheer you on!

April 16-18 Do You Dare Weekend

Celebrate the weekend with fun events that are guaranteed to make you think twice! Will you drink pickle juice? Will you pet the tarantula at our reptile show? We will see the results of these questions this weekend. As well as many other crazy, scary, slimy, and mushy activities!

April 23-25 Junior Rangers Weekend

Calling all Junior Rangers! Jellystone will be offering three different courses depending on age that will teach you the Leave No Trace Seven Principles of Camping and take you on a Nature Hike, learn how to start a fire, build a tent, and go fishing! Nature enthusiasts do not want to miss this weekend of fun!


April 30-May 2 Cindy Bear’s Birthday Bliss

It’s Cindy’s turn to celebrate her birthday, and she hopes you’ll be there to celebrate with story time, cake and ice cream, and a birthday party!


May 7-9 Mother’s Day Fairytale Weekend

No one deserves a celebration more than moms! It’s a weekend fit for a queen. You can make your mom a special craft to celebrate her special day. On Saturday night come to our glow stick dance party dressed to impress in your best prince and princess or king and queen attire. Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed family! Sunday morning, join us for mother’s day pancake breakfast – moms eat free! Yogi Bear™ also has a special gift for all moms this weekend.


May 14-16 Down on the Farm Weekend

Calling all cowpokes for a week full of summer fun! Join us Saturday for a petting zoo and pony rides! When you’re done, don’t miss an opportunity to climb into the saddle for a mechanical bull ride! Cowboy relay races, veggie planting, tie dye, and more ensure you’ll be horsin’ around all weekend long. Yee haw!

May 21-23 Color Splash Weekend

Join Yogi Bear™ for his most colorful weekend of the year! Be sure to pack your white t-shirts for the color run, paint wars, and a paint slip n’ slide! Bring your homemade masterpieces to be displayed in Jellystone’s art show – prizes will be awarded to the most popular works of art!


May 28-31 Memorial Day Weekend

You won’t want to miss this long holiday weekend for three nights of fun. Bring your best red, white, and blue decorations for your bike or golf cart for the patriotic parade. Live bands play Saturday and Sunday nights. Lollipop hunt, giant soccer, gaga, outdoor movie, scavenger hunt, pie eating, and root beer chugging are all on the agenda! Stick around for a shaving cream hairdo contest, BBQ kickball, a water gun fight, and an ice cream social! We promise to entertain your family all weekend long!


June 4-6 Chocolate Lovers Weekend

Chocoholics, join us for a weekend filled with tasty treats! Candy bar bingo, s’mores, chocolate pudding eating contest, chocolate syrup finger painting, and a chocolate slip and slide! Once you’ve satisfied your chocolate cravings, jump into beach games, wagon rides, ceramics, and more!


June 11-13 Summer Bash Weekend

Join us for a weekend full of your favorite summer activities! Wet & wild wagon rides, tie dye, outdoor movies, beach dance party, and fun with Yogi Bear™, Cindy Bear™, and Boo Boo™ are all on the list! You won’t want to miss out!


June 18-20 Father’s Day Tailgate Weekend

This weekend is all about dad, and we plan to make it a Father’s Day he will never forget! Play a relaxing round of corn hole or put his family famous recipe to the test in our chili cook off! Our dad’s with a competitive edge will enjoy a game of flag football as well as punting competitions for all! On Sunday morning, don’t forget to stop by the Cartoon Café for breakfast – dad’s eat free!


June 25-27 Yogi Bear’s Birthday Weekend

Yogi Bear invites you to celebrate his birthday – all weekend long! He’ll join his friends for photo ops, cartoons and coloring, wagon rides, flag raising, and more! You can even help surprise him with a birthday party with cake and ice cream for all. A full activity schedule every day makes this weekend a celebration for everyone!


June 26-28 Yogi Bear’s Birthday Bonanza Week

Yogi Bear invites you to celebrate his birthday—all week long! He’ll join his friends for photo ops, cartoons and coloring, wagon rides, flag raising, and more. You can even help surprise him with a birthday party with cake and ice cream for all. A full activity schedule every day makes this week a celebration for everyone!


July 1-4 Red, White, & Boo Boo™ Weekend

It’s America’s birthday and the summer’s best holiday extravaganza! Pack your best patriotic decorations to deck out your bikes or golf carts for the 4th of July parade! Dance to the live band Saturday night, and join us for our classic activities such as a pie eating contest, corn hole, and s’mores! The kids will have a blast as they enjoy foam fun, giant tic-tac-toe, and glow stick wagon rides. Hooray for the red, white and blue!


July 16-18 Wet N’ Wild Weekend

Beat the heat this week with water fun and games galore! Try wet wagon rides, water relay games, water wars, and wet & wild kickball. In addition, we will be hosting a slip & slide, frozen T-shirt relay, as well as a dance party! Want to stay dry? We’ve got you covered with crafts, scavenger hunts, and a cool ice cream social.


July 23-25 Christmas in July

Our three favorite bears hibernate through Christmas every year, so they make sure to host a Christmas in July that’s full of holiday cheer. I hope you’ve been good, because Santa will be making an appearance at our Christmas Party! Throughout the weekend, play with homemade snow, paint salt dough ornaments, hunt for candy canes, and even participate in our “snowball” fight! In the evening, take the whole family to the amphitheater for an outdoor movie featuring one of your holiday favorites! This weekend is sure to be a merry good time! Ho ho ho! 


July 24-26 Christmas in July Week

Our three favorite bears hibernate through Christmas every year, so they make sure to host a Christmas in July that’s full of holiday cheer. Santa will be visiting throughout the week. During this week, bring your holiday decorations! We’ll be spreading Christmas cheer to make our campsite, bikes, and golf carts festive in time for the parade. Santa will be visiting throughout the week, and would be happy to deliver any presents you bring at the Christmas party. Summer favorites are still in high gear like outdoor movies, beach dance party, wet wagon ride, giant soccer, and more! Ho ho ho!


August 6-8 Boo Boo’s Birthday Weekend

Happy Birthday Boo Boo™! Join us for a weekend full of birthday celebrations for one of your favorite bears! Yogi Bear™ and Cindy Bear™ planned a special weekend full of birthday celebrations, a piñata, and a birthday party. Bring a canned good as a birthday present and we will donate it to the local food bank.


August 13-15 Game Show Mania

Families that play together stay together, and there are plenty of family competitions this week! Get your game on with Family Feud, Family Olympics, Minute-to-Win-It games, pudding eating competitions, and more! As the day comes to a close, relax with s’mores, outdoor movies, ceramics, and a beach dance. It’s family fun you won’t regret!


August 20-22 Pirates and Mermaids Weekend

Ahoy Matey – calling all pirates and mermaids! We will be making and sailing our cardboard pirate ships, going on treasure hunts, seashell painting, and will have a special mermaid guest! Dress in your best pirate or mermaid attire for the Saturday night Dance Party!


August 27-29 Throwback Weekend

Time to get groovy! We are taking it back to all the decades! Come dressed to get groovy at our Decades Dance Party – awards will be given to the best dressed guests. Enjoy a weekend full of tie dye, sunglass decorating, hula hoop contest, and more!


September 3-6 Labor Day Luau Weekend

It’s time to “lei” back and enjoy this holiday weekend! Join us for fire dancers, limbo, luau relays, and more. Be sure to wear your grass skirts and coconuts to our Luau Beach Dance Party on Saturday evening.


September 10-12 Our Heroes Weekend

This weekend will celebrate all our heroes. Military personnel (active and retired), firefighters, police officers, and paramedics all receive 25% off. Come check out a real fire truck, join in on soldier relays, and make you own police officer badge!


September 17-19 Too Cute to Spook Weekend

This weekend we’re low on fright but big on Halloween fun! Your little pumpkins can help Boo Boo™ spread out the magic pumpkin seeds and enjoy free S’mores and outdoor movie. We’ll have pumpkin decorating, costume contest, trick or treating, and a Saturday night dance!


Halloween Weekends

September 24-26, October 1 – 3, October 8 – 10, October 15 – 17, October 22-24 October 29 – October 31 November 5-7

Halloween at Jellystone Park is a spooktacular celebration that lasts all month long! Every weekend includes pumpkin decorating, costume contest, site decorating contest, spooky golf cart parade, trick or treating, dance party, and more! Saturday night pick your terror level with either the non-spooky wagon ride or the haunted Halloween trail. It’s fun for all your ghosts and goblins!  


November 5-7 Fall Fun Weekend

The camping season isn’t over yet! Enjoy beautiful fall camping at our discounted fall rates. Come out to enjoy beautiful fall colors and seasonal favorites like free S’mores, outdoor movie, jumping pillow games, paint a river rock, and a Saturday night dance.


November 12-14 Pajama Party Weekend

The chill is in the air and your favorite bears ready to go into hibernation! Join us for bedtime stories, help put the bears to sleep, and wear your pajamas to the last dance party of the season!




Please call us at 540-291-2727 for more information. See you soon!