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: March 22 – June 7 & September 4 – November 24. Prime Season: June 8 – September 3. All activities are subject to change at any time.

  • Wild West Week | August 13-19

    Giddy up! Yogi Bear™ is ready to travel out West. Kick off your boots to take a jump on the giant jumping pillow and make your own bolo tie at arts & crafts to wear to the hoedown!

    Check out the full schedule of activities here!

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    Double Dare Week | August 20-26

    Do you dare join in on fish eating, root beer chugging, and green slime relays?! Take a turn on one of our new giant water slides or play izzy-dizzy softball! 

    Check out the full schedule of activities here!

    Also happening this week—the 66th Annual Page Valley Fair!

  • Labor Day Week | August 27 – September 3

    Join us for the last weekend of the summer with fun activities like tie-dying, candy bar bingo, “Hey Hey” Wagon Rides, live music, and a dance party. There will also be a horseshoe tournament! Don’t miss out—this is the last full week that our water slides, mini golf, pedal boats, and pools are open daily!

    Check out the full schedule of activities here!

  • Tailgate Weekend | September 7-9

    We’re welcoming fall with chili and football! Show off your favorite team’s colors at your campsite and get ready to score some touchdowns in the campsites vs. cabins flag football game. Then, compete in our annual Chili Cook-Off Contest!

  • Puppies & Pumpkins Weekend | September 14-16

    Get ready for some four-legged fun this weekend! We’ll be playing games such as a puppy chow race and fire hydrant relay. Make doggie ears at arts & crafts and swim with your pup at our annual year-end dog swim!

    Also happening this weekend—the Apple Butter Celebration at Shenandoah National Park. At this annual event at Skyland, you can watch the apple boiling process, give the copper kettle a stir, try a delicious sample, and take home some fresh-from-the-kettle jars of apple butter!

  • September Halloween Weekends

    Our Halloween Spook-tacular weekends begin early! We’ll have all of your fang-tastic favorites, including “Hey Hey” Rides, trick-or-treating, and our annual pumpkin painting contest. Decorate your cabin or campsite for a chance to win a prize, too. Take a walk through our Haunted Pavilion, if you dare!

    September Halloween Weekends: 21-23 & 28-30

  • Halloween Weekends | Every Weekend in October!

    Join us any weekend in October and enjoy all our frightfully fun Halloween activities like trick-or-treating, a costume contest and parade with the bears, and “Hey Hey” Rides. Pick up some magic pumpkin seeds in the evening – we’ll check the next morning to see what grew! Pick your pumpkin and then paint it for a chance to win during our pumpkin painting contest! Pack your lights, cobwebs, and creepy crawlies to decorate your cabin or campsite for a chance to win a prize, too. Don’t forget to take a walk through our Haunted Pavilion, if you dare! You never know what will be creeping in the shadows!

    October Halloween Weekends: 5-7, 12-14, 19-21, & 26-28

    Also happening in October—the 49th Annual Heritage Festival, October 6-7!

  • Yogi Bear™ Pajama Party Weekend | November 2-4

    There is a chill in the air here at Jellystone Park™ and it’s time to tuck our bears into bed for hibernation. It’s been a busy and fun-filled year, and now it’s time to relax with a bedtime story while the bears get ready to snooze the winter days away.

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