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Events & Daily Activities

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ RV Resort PA Wilds Amenity Dates
  • Pool Open: May 2022
  • Pool Close:  September 2022
  • All Open and Close Dates are subject to change

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2021 Events

April

  • April 15th: Opening Day Thursday

    Seasonals Only

  • April 23-25: Maple Fest

    SPRING RATES! Maple cotton candy, exhibit from local maple syrup producer, and a chain saw carver!

  • April 30-May 2: Spring Fling

    SPRING RATES! Take a hike and plant a tree! Then come back and paint a planter and plant some seeds!

May

  • May 7-9: Mother's Day

    Discounts for Mom! Celebrate Mother's Day with a special tea time, mom vs kids games, mother/child look-alike contest, and an opportunity to make a craft for her!

  • May 14-16: Blast From the Past

    RATES FROM 2005! Take a trip back in time with tie-dye shirts, rock racing, antique car show, and old time rock-n-roll.

  • May 21-23: Dino Dig

    BOGO PRICES! Come and make your own Dino Bites, enjoy Bwana Jim's Reptile Show, and sing along with us during Saturday night Karaoke!

  • May 28-31: Memorial Day

    Join us for 3 days of horseshoe, volleyball & cornhole tournaments. kid's activities, and our dance parties!

June

  • June 4-6: 1st Responders Appreciation

    BOGO! Make our First Responders goodie bags and show them your thanks! Exhibits from Police, Fire Fighters, Emergency Medical Workers. Poker Run.

  • June 11-13: The Bucktail Olympics and Color Wars

    Go for the gold with all day games and contests, on both land and sea! Don't forget to bring a white t-shirt for the Color Race!

  • June 18-20: Father's Day and Bucktail 500

    Challenge Dad in a Tug-of-War! Antique car show, dads in dresses contest, and Poker Run!

  • June 25-27: **NEW** The Renaissance Carnival-Kids in the Kingdom Weekend

    Join in a costume parade through the Kingdom! Meet Kings, Queens, and Jesters and take part in jousting, feathering, and dunking! Play human chess and you could even be knighted by Bucky! Traveling Minstrels!

July

  • July 2-5: Independence Day Weekend

    Celebrate Independence Day with Candy Bar Bingo, tournaments, crafts, and science explosions!

  • July 9-11: Water Works I

    Bring your squirt guns for our Campground Water War! There will also be water based activities, build your own sponge slingshot and a dunking booth.

  • July 16-18: Super Hero

    Dress up as your favorite super hero, then solve crimes and capture villains throughout the park! Costume contest at the family dance party Saturday night!

  • July 23-25: **NEW** Festive Fiesta

    It’s a south-of-the-border party with pinatas, face painting, music, maracas, and bone daddy crafts!

August

  • July 30-August 1: Water Works II

    Bring your squirt guns for our Campground Water War! There will also be water based activities, build your own sponge slingshot and a dunking booth.

  • August 6-8: Kids Rock

    80's and 90's theme with double-dare style games! Family talent show with celebrity judges, and rock painting!

  • August 13-15: Bucktail Buccaneers Boat Regatta

    Build your own boat and race in the pool! Prizes for best pirate ship! Poker Run.

  • August 20-22: Carnival

    Lots of fun happening here! We will have a parade and float contest, carnival games and Balloons the Clown, as well as cotton candy!

  • August 27-29: **NEW** The Great Train Robbery Weekend

    Bucky the Kid is wanted for train robberies across the country. There is mystery around every corner! Come help Bucky clear his name!

September

  • September 3-6: Labor Day

    We will have horseshoes, volleyball, and cornhole tournaments. Come and play with your friends and family! There will also be dance parties scheduled for Saturday and Sunday as well as Candy Bar Bingo and games for the younger campers.

  • September 10-12: Corn Fest

    Ol’ fashioned corn shuckin’ and eatin’ contest, as well as corn sack races, 3-legged race, and watermelon spittin’ contest!

  • September 17-19: Apple Fest

    Homemade applesauce and everything apples! William Tell contest, apple rolling contest, and poker run.

  • September 24-26: The Great Pumpkin Hunt Halloween I

    Enjoy the beautiful fall weather picking pumpkins for carving, and then submit your best pumpkin art in a contest! Join our costume parade! Everybody gets to judge - costumes, sites, and golf carts! Haunted Train Ride, Haunted House, Trick-or-Treating, and refreshments served at the Pavilion in the evening.

October

  • October 1-3: The Great Pumpkin Hunt Halloween II

    The Second Halloween Weekend! Parties, games, contests, prizes, and so much more!

  • October 8-10: The Great Pumpkin Hunt Halloween III

    The Third Halloween Weekend! Parties, games, contests, prizes, and so much more!

  • October 15-17: The Great Pumpkin Hunt Halloween IV

    The Fourth Halloween Weekend! Parties, games, contests, prizes, and so much more!

  • October 22-24: The Great Pumpkin Hunt Halloween V

    The Third Halloween Weekend! Parties, games, contests, prizes, and FIREWORKS at 9:45pm!

  • October 25-31: Last Week of the Season and Shutdown

    Our final weekend of the camping season!

And much more!!

Have fun exploring some of our newest activities:

Daily Events

There's something fun to do each day at the park! Yogi™ and Friends are always up to something.

Crafts, Games & Contests

We're always looking for a way to get crafty! Whether it's tie dying shirts or getting out the paint, you'll come away with something fun.

Color Time T-shirt Activity

Show us your colors and tie-dye t-shirts with us!

Ceramic Painting

Take home something special from our Ceramic Painting activity!

Nancy Sowersby
2021 on Google
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There is so much to do for the kids, the staff is wonderful. Friendly and want to make sure u have a great time. They are doing alot of improvements. Great getaway!
Sarah June Harlost
2021 on Google
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Such a peaceful place to get away. So much stuff to keep all the kids occupied. The mini golf is huge and the play areas are endless. Great experience for a low price. Made true family memories.
Donna Shankweiler
2021 on Google
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My family stayed here one night on a Tuesday night to visit my old alma mater and the area state parks. It is very peaceful and quiet. Very nice staff and a beautiful area to come to. We Will be back for a longer stay!
Javan Martin
2021 on Google
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Fun campground! Lots of great activities for children of all ages!! Love camping here!
Mr. Greco
2021 on Google
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New ownership, mostly new staff. But all the employees we encountered were very pleasant, helpful, and friendly. Some sites not very level, bring extra blocks! Some of the playground equipment needs to go. Overall a nice campground, and as others said, great place for kids!
Sarah June Harlost
2021 on Google
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Such a peaceful place to get away. So much stuff to keep all the kids occupied. The mini golf is huge and the play areas are endless. Great experience for a low price. Made true family memories.
Shane Mack
2020 on Google
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Hidden In the Mtns. Of PA. Beautiful scenery all around. Plus tons of activities for all ages. 👍👍
Russell Long
2020 on Google
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This is an awesome place to take your kids or grandkids. Plenty of fun things to do for the family
Roger Talada
2020 on Google
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It is an awesome place for both kids and adults. Definitely will go again
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