September 1

Labor Day

Come join us for the last hurrah of summer. We are featuring an obstacle run,

tie-dye, food truck, ice cream social, karaoke/line dancing, favorite summer

games replayed, movie on the beach, and free pancake breakfast.

September 8

Home Town Hero / Pig Roast

We would like to honor those that serve us daily. Enjoy a pig roast, fishing

tournament, archery contest, crawdad catch, and a movie on the beach. Police,

Firefighters, EMS, other first responders, Military, and Veterans can enjoy a 25%

discount off of their camping rate. 

September 15

Sports Spectacular / Chili Cookoff

Come and enjoy a variety of sports along with some great chili. Enter you best

chili in the cookoff, flag football game, archery, hole-in-one contest, 3v3 basketball

tournament, dodgeball, poker run, and football on the big screen.

September 22

Magical Pumpkin I / Apple Butter Making

It’s time for Yogi Bear’s magical pumpkin patch. Help Yogi™ and his friends grow

his magic pumpkins and enjoy making some apple butter too. Also, you can enjoy

pumpkin decorating, trick-or-treat, a costume contest (pets too), a magical maze,

and light display.

September 29

Magical Pumpkin II

This weekend is a conclusion to our popular magical pumpkin I. Enjoy Yogi’s magic

pumpkin patch along with many new and old festivities of the magic pumpkin.

June 2

Cindy Bear's Birthday

Come one, come all to Cindy Bear’s Birthday party. It’s a western birthday party

with lots of fun. Join her for cupcake bingo, a pool pony race, roping contest, farm

animal bingo, birthday party with cake, a band, and glow hay ride.

June 9

School's Out, Let's Shout

Let’s celebrate the end of the school year with a notebook burning bonfire, slip and

slide city, pizza for breakfast, water fight, water bottle flipping contest, adult swim,

movie on the beach, and sundaes on Sunday. 

June 16

Fathers, Pirates, and Princesses

Let the Dads come as themselves and the kids as pirates or princesses for this

Father’s Day celebration. Join us for a small boat race, site decorating contest, costume

contest and parade, root beer floats and sliders, 3v3 basketball tournament, hole-in-one

contest, and catfish tournament.

June 23

Supersize Fun and Games

Come and experience how bigger is better. Join us for giant gaga ball, human foosball,

human hungry hippos, giant twister, giant slip and slide, and a Yogi™ size hot dog stand.

June 30

4th of July

​Happy Birthday America! It’s time to celebrate the Red, White, and Blue with our annual

duck race, duck look-a-like contest, frog race, golf cart/bike parade, ice cream social,

karaoke/line dancing, tye-dye, food truck, 3v3 basketball tournament, free pancake breakfast,

and a glow parade.

April 29

Wake up Yogi Bear™ / Camper Appreciation

It's time to Wake up Yogi Bear™ and join him on an annual Easter Egg Hunt.

Also, come and join us for our camper appreciation celebration and enjoy a

free pizza dinner and s'mores buffet. Other events will include bonus bingo,

camping kitchen tips, improved archery, and a park trail hike. 

*Listed on this page is only a synopsis of activities. Actual activities may change due to weather, lack of participation, or from circumstances beyond our control.

*Complete activity schedules are emailed to you the week of your arrival.

August 4

Music Lover's Weekend

What is your favorite genre? Come enjoy and dance the weekend away with

hayride karaoke, costume contest, name that tune game, karaoke/line dancing,

and music trivia game.

August 11

Start Your Engines!

It’s race weekend. Ready, Set, Go! Enjoy remote controlled cars, tiny car race,

golf cart obstacle course, poker run, and a movie on the beach.

August 18

Pinterest Projects and Survival Skills Weekend

A learning opportunity for all. Workshops for fall, Halloween, Christmas, and

survival skills with crafts, best survival skills contest, fishing tournament,

adult swim, and movie on the beach.

August 25

Yogi Bear's Birthday Bash

He’s smarter than the average bear and we all love him. Let’s show him how

much at his birthday bash.

October 6

Hogwarts™ Harvest

If you are in to Harry (you know who), then you will love this adventure

weekend. Come and enjoy a magical landscape village, games galore, special

potions, site decorating contest, costume contest, and a movie marathon.

October 13

The Zombie Apocalypse

Zombies everywhere! The undead want to make you stay as scary as possible

with a creepy craft, trick-or-treat, costume contest (pets too), a zombie

village, and haunted walk.

May 5

Derby Weekend

Come down and enjoy a weekend celebrating “The Derby.” Some events include

“The Derby on the big screen, derby snack shack, poker run, fishing derby, golf

cart obstacle course, archery, and build a pony craft.

May 12

Mother's Day / Family Fishing Tournamant

Spend time with Mom and pamper her with memories that last a lifetime. Join Mom for a

family fishing tournament, board game café, archery, William Tell contest, Mom games,

line dancing, and a movie with gourmet popcorn.

May 19

Junior Ranger/Mud Run

Building junior campers is important to us. Survival skills and community projects

will be the focus of this weekend. Our Junior Ranger’s will learn survival skills, help

develop Yogi’s island (build a maze through the woods, a teepee, and totem pole), and

participate in an educational fishing program. We will also have a hot dog roast and

our ever popular mud run.

May 26

Memorial Day

It’s time to celebrate the beginning of summer. Get your splash on and build a box

boat and race, tie-dye, food truck, games galore, karaoke/line dancing, ice cream

social, a special flag ceremony for veterans, and a free pancake breakfast.

​​Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park​TM Camp-Resort

Mount Gilead, Ohio - Columbus North

​2017 Themed weekends

July 7

Boo Boo's Carnival

It’s time for games, fun, and food. Have fun with Boo Boo™ while enjoying carnival

games, a dunk tank, inflatables, food truck, cotton candy, popcorn, face painting,

and a special Boo Boo’s Obstacle challenge.

July 14

Super Heroes Weekend

Come live out your super hero fantasy on this super weekend.  Dress up as your

favorite super hero and join us for a costume contest and parade, capture the villain

escapade, poker run, super mobile race, movie on the beach, and rescue the ranger game.

July 21

Christmas in July

Santa Claus is coming..…to Jellystone Park™. Come celebrate with Santa and Yogi™

and enjoy Christmas crafts, candy bar bingo, sled riding, snowball fight, snowman

contest, and Santaland.

July 28

Get Your Splash On

Cool off and have some fun. Let the water games begin with a water fight, adult swim,
​crawdad catch contest, beach volleyball tournament, sand castle contest, Beach Boy

fun, and a movie on the beach.