2017 Themed Weekends
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May 12-14 Good Morning Jellystone Park™!
Kick off the season by helping RANGER SMITH™ wake up our furry friends from hibernation with your pots and pans! Bring your pillow for a fun pillow fight with CINDY BEAR™ or enjoy a FREE cookie at Storytime with YOGI BEAR™! Mothers can enjoy FREE pancakes during Breakfast with BOO BOO™. (Book both Mother’s Day and Father’s Day Weekends together and receive Father’s Day Weekend Site rental at half price)
May 19-22 Kickin’ It Old School (Victoria Day)
Start with our disco inferno featuring a DJ and Yogi Bear! Come to the annual ice cream social and see a balloon twister, too. You can also enjoy some good old fashioned root beer floats or make a tye-dye shirt! Join our Retro Game Show! –Free concert Featuring: Broke with Money!–
May 26-28 Jellystone Park™ Game Shows Galore
Are you Smarter than the Average Bear? Come find out and compete against Yogi Bear himself! Try out a fun game of Yupardy or challenge yourself in Moment to Own It. Take your chances in Bingo; there’s a version for kids and adults! You can even design your own board game or try out Friendly Feud!
June 2-4 Discovery & Exploration
It’s the fun side of space and science! Take part in a meteor fight. Make your own rocket craft. Make a volcano and erupt them yourself! Create A paper maché planet or see if you succeed in Egg Drop! Write a secret message in invisible ink or take part in Marshmallow Creations. This weekend will be out of this world!
June 9-11 Yogi Bear’s Birthday Bash
Help Ranger Smith, Cindy Bear, and Boo Boo as they surprise Yogi Bear at his birthday party. Here you can enjoy a slice of cake and join us in making birthday cards for Yogi Bear or Toddler Pin the Tail on the Donkey. Everyone can take part in Capture the Present. Candy Tic Tac Toe, and so much more!
June 16-18 Wild Wild West
Howdy partner! Put your cowboy skills to the test at Lasso Lessons with Boo Boo. Enjoy one of our annual Farmers’ Markets or chow down on a FREE spider dog at our family campfire. Can you win the Potato Sack Races or The Bouncy Horse Rodeo Races? Come find out! Men can come to Men’s Beer Tasting and get a FREE Father’s Day gift! YEEHAW!
June 23-25 All Things Chocolate
What could be better than chocolate? Absolutely nothing! Take your chances at Chocolate Bar Bingo or the Chocolate Pudding Eating Contest. Enjoy an ice cream social featuring the chocolateiest toppings or try the Cookie Face Challenge. Ladies can take part in our annual Ladies’ Wine and Chocolate Social.
June 30 – July 3 Oh Canada
Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday at our patriotic pic-a-nic where you can enjoy a FREE slice of cake! Come to a family dance featuring a DJ and Cindy Bear or end off a great weekend with a glow-stick parade. Glitter Tattoos and all Canada Day merchandise are 50% off!
July 7-9 Pirates & Mermaids
Aye Matey! Help Boo Boo find me buried treasure before time runs out. Try out your mermaid skills in Mermaid Races or glide down the soapy slip ‘n’ slide! Make your very own pirate eye patch or play swab the deck! Teens can enjoy a glow party by the pool.
July 14-16 Cindy Bear’s Tropical Luau
Grab your hula skirts and leis and dance with Cindy Bear at her Beach Bash! Teens can enjoy one of our annual Teen Luaus by the pool with some snacks and swimming. Cool off on a Slip ‘n’ Slide, make your own drink at Tropical Drink Making, or compete in our Hula Hoop Contest!
July 21-23 Christmas in July
Ho! Ho! Ho! Merry Christmas! Come see Santa at Jellystone Park™. Make your own ornament and use it to decorate the Christmas tree with Cindy Bear. Carol around the campground in our glow-stick parade or see if you Unwrap that Present. Don’t forget to bring a gift for Santa Claus to give to your child.
July 28-30 Being Like Boo Boo
These are a few of his favourite things! Join Boo Boo for a weekend of fun. Take part in The Great Candy Hunt, one of our annual talent shows, or Bow Tie Craft Time. Dance with Boo Boo at a masquerade ball!
Aug 4-7 Splish Splash Bash (Natal Day)
Don’t forget your swim suits and water guns for our annual staff vs. camper water fight! Toddlers can try out Toddler Fishin’ Mission while the teens enjoy a pool party! Slide down the Slip ‘n’ Slide or take part in our Family Boat Building Contest! Wat’er you waiting for? Book today!
Aug 11-13 Comic Heroes
What does a super hero put in his water? Just ice. Dress up as your favourite super hero and join us at the Heroes Dance! Take part in Ranger Smith’s Obstacle Course or compete in Heroes Vs Sidekicks Trivia Show! Try out Captain Canada’s Shield Making or Join Yogi Bear in a Super Hero Photoshoot!
Aug 18-20 The Animal Kingdom
What’s your favourite animal? Ours is Yogi Bear!! Play snake in the grass, sardines, or What time is it, Mr. Wolf? Join our Pet Show or the Animal & Owner look-alike contest! Dress up as your favourite animal and join the bears for an animal photoshoot around the campground!
Aug 25-27 Halloween
Are you ready to brave our annual Haunted Walk? See if you can Guess the Goo or win our site decorating contest! Don’t forget to bring your best costume to trick or treat in; you can even enter our costume contest! Teens can take a chance at the teen food fright! Prepare to be scared on this spook-tacular weekend!
Sept 1-4 Around the World (Labour Day)
Experience games from around the world like Australian Kangaroo Pouch Races, British Bulldogs, or Brazilian Soccer. Enjoy our 2nd annual Farmers’ Market featuring some local venders. Design your very own flag to take on our glow-stick parade. Adults can try a taste of different wines and cheeses at the Adult Travel and Taste.
Sept 8-10 Arts & Crafts
Let your inner artist out on this bright, creative weekend! Join Cindy Bear for a photoshoot around the campground or paint on our canvas with a water gun! Create your very own tye-dye shirt, fold some paper at Origami, or make a Fusion Bead craft. Adults try the Craft Beer Tasting too!
Sep 15-17 Goodnight Jellystone Park™
Help us put the three bears into hibernation with Storytime; enjoy a FREE cookie while you watch! Enter the Bedtime Colouring Contest or relax with a movie to be enjoyed by the whole family! Don’t miss out on our annual Candy Sale; all our candy must go!