2021 THEMED ACTIVITIES

At Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park at Dogwood Valley, we offer a wide variety of activities for the entire family all week long*.
From crafts, games, and other fun events, there is always something exciting to do during your stay.

Please select a month below to view our events for the 2021 season.

MAY  |  JUNE  |  JULY  |  AUGUST  |  SEPTEMBER  |  OCTOBER

*Weekday activities are available Memorial Day to Labor Day.

May
Yogi bear celebrating Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo Weekend

Dates: April 30 – May 2
Winter is finally over, Yogi ™ and friends are ready for some fun. Let’s start the season off with Cinco de Mayo. Join us in making some noise with a maraca craft and learning the Mexican hat dance.

Yogi and Cindy bear

Mother’s Day Weekend

Dates: May 7 – 9
It’s all about mom this weekend. We will make Mother’s Day crafts, have a scavenger hunt, and enjoy free coffee and donuts. All mom’s camping this weekend will receive a free Jellystone Park™ themed gift.

Yogi Bear Juggling

Circus Weekend

Dates: May 14 – 16
Join the circus at Jellystone Park™. We will make circus animal crafts, play carnival games, and enjoy some cotton candy.

Yogi and friends on a wagon

Down on the Farm Weekend

Dates: May 21 – 25
Y’all dust off those boots and head down to Jellystone Park ™ for some good ole country fun. Make some homemade butter, paint some farm animal sun catchers and maybe see a farm animal or two.

Yogi, Boo Boo and Park Ranger celebrating Independence day.

Memorial Day Weekend

Dates: May 28 – 30
Join us to celebrate those who have fought for the freedom of this great country. Pools will be open and you can be the first to enjoy our new Wibit ™ on the lake! Fun for all with ice cream social, karaoke, and patriotic crafts.

June

Weird Science Week

Dates: June 1 – 6
Who knew science could be so much fun? Help perform wacky experiments, make slime and get knee deep in the creek looking for tiny invertebrates.

Yogi and Boo Boo fishing

Jurassic Adventure Week

Dates: June 7 – 13
Travel back in time when dinosaurs ruled the land. Join us in making dinosaur hats, go on a dinosaur bone hunt, and see who has the loudest dinosaur “Roar”. Caveman club baseball is sure to be a blast!

Yogi and a baby dinosaur

Father’s Day Week

Dates: June 14 – 20
This is the week to celebrate the dads we love so much. Create a #1 medal for your dad, color some can koozies, and play some flag football. What dad doesn’t like to fish? Join the fishing tournament and win some Jellystone Park™ merchandise.

Yogi and Boo Boo

BooBoo’s Beach Bash Week

Dates: June 21 – 27
Summer is in full swing. Let’s start things off with some fun on the beach playing sand volleyball. Join us for fun summer crafts, water balloon games, and a foam party.

BooBoo with a float
July
Yogi and a firecracker

4th of July Week

Dates: June 28 – July 4
Come celebrate the birth of our nation with our annual 4th of July celebration. Bring your decorations to dress up those golf carts and bicycles for the parade. Join us for the ice cream social, karaoke, and patriotic crafts.

Yogi as a pirate

Pirates Week

Dates: July 5 – 11
Yo Ho, Yo Ho a pirate’s life for me! Help us get our park back, but be careful crossing blades with a pirate. You don’t want to end up in Davy Jones’ locker. We will be making pirate gear to wear and walking the plank.

Yogi and friends singing Christmas carols

Christmas in July Week

Dates: July 12 – 18
Santa is coming to visit all of his favorite campers at Jellystone Park™. Enjoy story time with Santa, Christmas crafts and a snowman relay. We will have a blast playing in the “snow” at a foam party!

Yogi with a cowboy hat

Wet and Wild West Week

Dates: July 19 – 25
Grab your cowboy boots, hats and water guns and get ready for some fun. Have those water guns and water hoses ready to soak the staff! We will have western crafts, a laso contest, and a tin can shoot.

August

Under the Sea Week

Dates: July 26 – August 1
Take a trip to the bottom of the sea to discover mythical sea creatures. We will be doing sea themed crafts, playing beach volleyball, have a foam party, and a fishing contest.

Yogi snorkling gear

Pirates Revenge Week

Dates: August 2 – 8
Argh! Pirates return to Jellystone Park™ to seek their revenge. We will search for pirate booty and play cannon ball toss. Be careful not to cross a pirate or you will walk the plank.

Yogi Pirate

Medieval Week

Dates: August 9 – 15
Hear ye, hear ye, join Yogi Bear™ in medieval times when dragons roamed the land. We will learn to joist, search for dragon eggs, make dragon masks, and paint suncatchers.

Boo Boo and a dragon

Yogi’s Birthday Week

Dates: August 16 – 22
Happy Birthday Yogi Bear™. We will make Yogi’s favorite crafts, play his favorite games, and enjoy some birthday cake. Don’t forget to get your birthday picture with Yogi Bear™.

Yogi and friends at a birthday

Rumble in the Jungle Week

Dates: August 23 – 29
It’s safari week at Jellystone Park™. Watch out for the lions, monkeys, and Yogi Bear™. We will be playing animal tag, making safari themed crafts, and going on an animal scavenger hunt.

Yogi and friends at a birthday
September
Yogi on a waterslide

Labor Day Week

Dates: August 30 – September 6
The summer is coming to an end. Let’s make the most of it while the weather is still warm. We will have an ice cream social, karaoke, make windsocks, and take one last dip in the pool.

yogi and boo boo cooking

Hometown Heroes Weekend

Dates: September 10 – 12
Let’s thank all of our heroes who keep us safe. We will have free pizza, movie night, and superhero crafts. Hometown heroes (Police, firefighters, EMS, doctors, nurses, active military, and veterans) get 25% off their stay.

Yogi and Boo Boo stealing hamburgers

Fall Fest Weekend

Dates: September 17 – 19
Enjoy the changing colors at Jellystone Park™. We will have a leaf scavenger hunt, fall themed crafts and make caramel apples. This will be the last weekend for the Wibit™.

Yogi and Boo Boo in costume

Halloween I: Monster Bash Weekend

Dates: September 24 – 26
Halloween is finally here! Time to decorate pumpkins, trick or treat, costume contest, Halloween crafts, and a haunted castle. Don’t forget to decorate those campsites for a chance at a free night of camping next Halloween.

October

Halloween II: Oktoberfest Weekend

Dates: October 1 – 3
Germany has arrived at Jellystone Park™. Join us for our Oktoberfest celebration with trick or treat, costume contest, an Oktoberfest party, Halloween crafts, and a haunted castle. Don’t forget to decorate those campsites for a chance at a free night of camping next Halloween.

Yogi and Cindy Bear

Halloween III: Wizards, Witches & Warlocks Weekend

Dates: October 8 – 10
The witches and wizards have arrived at Jellystone Park™ for Halloween fun with spells and potions. We will have trick or treat, make magic wands, and explore the haunted castle. Don’t forget to decorate those campsites for a chance at a free night of camping next Halloween.

Yogi with scared expression

Halloween IV: Zombie Apocalypse Weekend

Dates: October 15 – 17
Zombies are taking over Jellystone Park™. We will trick or treat, decorate pumpkins, explore the haunted castle, and brave the haunted Zombie trail. Don’t forget to decorate those campsites for a chance at a free night of camping next Halloween.

Yogi hiding