2018 Calendar of Events

Whats happening in the park.

Receive your Weekly Activity Schedule upon Arrival.

Please note all activities posted on the website are subject to change without prior notice. Please understand that the information provided herein is updated on a regular basis, but may change without notice and is not guaranteed for accuracy.

SPRING
New Years Celebration/ Wake up the Bears – May 4 -6
Happy New Season, Welcome back campers! LET’S CELEBRATE! It’s time to wake up Yogi Bear & Boo Boo Bear for the season. The Bears will be hungry after their long winter nap so hide your pic-a-nic baskets. New Years Dance Party!

Mother’s Day Weekend – May 11-13
Let’s make mom feel special! Mom gets a free gift at check in. Breakfast- on Saturday free to all mothers. Make a mothers day craft. Hey Ride’s, Ceramics and more!

Happy Easter – May 18 – 20
Easter movie under the stars, Easter egg hunt and special Easter crafts!

Memorial Day Weekend – May 25 – 28
Honor our Military – Past and present- Fly your flags proudly! Heated pool opens for the season. Fun Zone opens for the season. R/C Airplane Exhibition on Rally Field. Horseshoe competition. Hey Hey Ride, Candy bar BINGO, crafts and more

Camper Appreciation Weekend – June 1 – 3
Buy One, Get One Free on campsites only! Must buy Friday night and get Saturday night FREE!! Free coffee and donuts in the store! Hey Hey Rides with the Bears. We appreciate our campers!!

Casino Weekend – June 8 – 10
This will be fun! Play games, win prizes. Candy Bar Bingo, Adult Bingo. Family Fun for ALL!!!

Fathers Day Weekend – June 15 – 17
Dad is the MAN! Dad gets free gift at check in. Saturday- Breakfast, free for dads. Make a gift for Dad at arts and crafts! Saturday Night dance!

Summer
School’s Out For Summer – June 22 – 24
It’s officially summer time! Pool Party! Daily activities start for the summer! Fun all day long!

Independence Day Celebration – June 29- July 2 ( 3 night minimum)
Show your patriotic spirit! Site decorating contest- The best Red, White, and Blue wins! Professional Fireworks on Saturday at dark! Horseshoe Competition, Patriotic crafts and Dance party!!!

Chocolate Lovers Weekend – July 6 – 9
This is a popular, fun filled weekend. Come play on our messy chocolate slip and slide. Chocolate games galore!!

Animal Adventure Weekend – July 13 – 15
NEW- Come check out animals from Utica Zoo being brought by the ZOOMOBILE!!! Animal bingo, Animal movie under the stars, bring your stuffed animals if you’d like

Christmas in July – July 20 – 22
Yogi Bear and Boo Boo bear are excited, Santa is coming to Jellystone Park! Please provide a small wrapped gift ($5 or less) labeled boy or girl for Santa to deliver. Site decorating contest. Snow Ball fights, Christmas crafts and an original Christmas movie under the stars!!

Country Bumpkin’ Weekend – July 27 – 29
Calling All Rednecks!! This weekend is for you! Redneck contests for the entire redneck clan! Win the title Redneck King or Queen! And Redneck Prince or Princess! A Rowdy Redneck Dance on Saturday night to Live music by the Lum Brothers.

Pirate Adventure – August 3 – 5
Pirate costume contest, pirate party, Treasure Hunts and More!!

Carnival/ MX Race weekend – August 10 – 12
If you are looking for a “quiet” weekend this weekend is not for you!!! Located just minutes from Unadilla Race Track. Matchbox car races, Carnival games, Carnival food. Lots of fun to be had!!!

Wet & Wild Water Weekend – August 17 – 19
Let The Water Wars begin! Bring your water guns and soak the staff!! Be prepared to get soaked and have a wet & wild time!! Hey Hey ride, candy bar bingo, crafts and more!!

Light Up the Night – August 24 – 26
Flashlight candy hunt, Glow stick Hey ride, Music and a light show performed by Tune Time! Corn hole tournament.

Labor Day Weekend – August 31 – September 2 (3 night minimum)
Let’s relax with Yogi Bear for the last weekend of the summer. Horseshoe tournament. Fire truck demonstrations by local fire dept. The pool closes for the season, Fun zone closes for the season. R/C Airplane Exhibition on Rally Field, Activities will be held on weekends only now!

Wilderness Weekend – September 7- 9
Let’s get outdoors and enjoy the wilderness!! Fishing Derby, trophies will be handed out for the biggest fish caught! Make a fishing lure with our local 4H group, learn fire starting/ survival skills with our 4H group!!!!

Let’s Go Tail Gaitin’/ Sports Fanatic Weekend – September 14 – 16
Basketball, flag football, volleyball, and kickball games all weekend. Chili cook off. Tail gatin’ party bring a dish to pass. Wear your favorite sports apparel

Fall
Thanksgiving/ Autumn Harvest – September 21 – 23
View The Beautiful trees as they change colors in upstate NY! Thanksgiving crafts for the kids, Share a Thanksgiving Dinner with your fellow campers – bring a dish to pass! Sunday enjoy cider and donuts after the Hey ride. Ceramics and much more!

Halloween Spook-tacular Weekend – September 28 – 30
Pumpkin decorating, Site decorating contest. Costume contest! Trick or Treating! Bring your own candy to pass out to the little monsters! Costume judging at the Saturday night dance!!!

Columbus Day/ Put the Bears to Bed – October 5 – 8
It’s the final weekend of the season! Crafts, Hey Ride. Bears take their long winter nap! PARK CLOSES FOR THE SEASON OCTOBER 8TH!

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(All activities subject to change)

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