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Monday, January 14, 2013

2013 Activity Schedule is Here!!

It's about that time! Not too long and we will be opening the gates for all of you wonderful campers! Check out our 2013 activity and schedule your next camping trip! Visit NC Campgrounds for more information! Download and Print Full Schedule

Theme March 15 - 17 (Opening Weekend)
Wake up the Bears with a little Luck o’ the Irish Twist!
Erin Go Bragh ….it’s time to don your green in honor of St. Patty’s Day AND Wake up the Bears! That’s right, it’s time for the gang to “rise and shine” and come out of hibernation. Come on over in your GREEN PJ’s to find the bears. Afterwards share some coffee and Boo-Boo bites to energize your day. Try your luck at the Pot O’ Gold family scavenger hunt, create tie-dye shirts in all shades of green then decorate your golf cart, bike and pets in green and strut your stuff during the parade. Prizes will be awarded for the family flaunting the most St. Patrick’s Day Spirit. Leprechaun leapfrog, rainbow relay and gold coin search are just a few of the ways we’ll celebrate during this spirited weekend! Remember to wear your GREEN at check-in and receive a 10% discount off your stay!

Theme March 22 - 24
Spring Fling Clean-Up Weekend! 
Grab your rakes, gloves and gardening expertise…It’s time to spruce up the park for the season! If you have a green thumb and like getting into the spring clean-up spirit head our way. Work all day Saturday, and get Saturday night free or 50% off your cabin rental. Minimum 2 nights stay.






Theme March 25 - 31
Eggstra Special Easter Week! – Eggs here, there and everywhere…have fun coloring eggs, competing with your partner in the egg toss, testing your skills at the Easter egg roll and still more fun hopping along during the bunny sack relay race! Oh and don’t forget both the flashlight Easter Egg Search and the traditional Easter Egg Hunt with yours truly Yogi Bear and Boo-Boo!






Theme April 1 – April 7
70’s Weekend – Who said DISCO was dead?. Have fun competing in games like the Disco Dash Relay and Funky Musical Beach Blankets. Pet Rocks and Tie-Dye shirts were all the rage, be sure to create one of each for old time’s sake during Arts & Crafts ($)! Hippie or Disco Diva you decide and dress up for the 70’s Party at Yogi’s Pavilion. Be ready to shake your bootie at the dance and groove to the tunes!






April 12 - 14
JellyStone-Age Caveman Weekend- RAWR! Watch out Jellystone Park has gone prehistoric! Get ready, grab your club, and see if you can survive like a real caveman. Many challenges await you including the Stone Age speedster relay, caveman bowling, and the Dino-Demo! For the fisherman in the group come prepared to catch FRED our larger than life saber tooth carp in Yogi Lake!





April 19 – 21
Family Olympics Week – Go for the Gold!! Time to put your families’ athletic talents to the test and compete in volleyball, paddle boat races, soccer, relay races, mountain marathon, mini-golf and more! Be sure to bring poster board to create your Family Sign for the opening ceremony!







April 26 – 28
Junior Ranger Weekend – Kids will love to complete the all-new challenges that await them to become an official Jellystone Park Junior Ranger. They’ll learn how to “preserve and protect” the environment for years to come! Kids, show us your boy scout or girl scout badges and save mom and dad 15% on your stay! 






May 3-5 
Yogi’s Mexican Fiesta Weekend – Andale, andale…Don your sombreros and spice things up with true Mexican flair! There will be Mexican food, piƱatas bursting with candy, and time to shake your maracas and test those salsa shakin’ hips at the dance…ole! 







May 10 – 12 
Mother’s Day Weekend – It’s Mom’s turn to get out of the kitchen or away from the grill! Start her Saturday off with a “MUFFINS with MOM” celebration (campers must register in advance for this event)! Mom is FREE and kids and Dad pay $. Later enjoy time with Mom at the pool, then have fun creating a special gift just for Mom during arts and crafts time! Opening weekend for pool & waterslide! 




May 17 –19 
Wild, Wild, West Weekend – Saddle up your steeds and bring the whole gang on over to Yogi Bear’s Ranch for some root tootin’ fun! Horse races, a lasso contest, haystack scrambles and horseshoe tournaments rule the day. After a hard day’s work, cool off in the pool, and once the sun sets and the stars are shining bright in the evening sky it’s time to bring the misses to dance and; kick your heels up high! 





May 20 – 27 
Patriotic Memorial Week – Greet summer-time with a dip in the pool, a trip down the Super Duper Triple Looper waterslide and your favorite foods BBQ’d on the grill! Decorate your golf cart for the annual parade then take a spin on the paddleboats, kayaks or the canoe! A round of Glow in the Dark Mini Golf is a perfect way to cap off the day ($). 






May 28 – June 2 
Surfin’ Safari Week – “Fun, Fun Fun” it’s time to “Hang Ten” with The Beach Boy’s at Jellystone Park! Play musical beach blankets, enter the rafting relay race, and enjoy some of the best tunes of the 60’s while taking in the sun and zipping down the Super-Duper Triple Looper Waterslide! Be sure to take a moment to create your sand-art masterpiece and psychedelic tie die t-shirt to take home with you!  





June 3 – 9 
Hawaiian Luau Week – Aloha, join Yogi in celebrating the spirit of the Hawaiian islands! Lei and hawaiian jewelry making give you the opportunity to express your creativity. Hula hoop contests, and Hawaiian style relays add excitement to the day. At night a Hawaiian Luau with music and of course the limbo complete the scene! Dress code is island casual…luau shirts for the boys and men, grass skirts for the girls and ladies! 





June 10 – 16 
Father’s Day Week – Ok kids time to show off your Super Dad this week! We’ll have some wacky contests so Dad and kids can show off their Super powers! Be sure to register upon check-in for the Father and Child Fishin’ Derby! 







 June 17 – 23 
Country Carnival Week – Old fashioned carnival games, cotton candy and clowns will create smiles all around! Pluck a duck, milk bottle toss, balloon darts and a bubble gum blowing contest are a few of the highlights of this fabulous week! 







June 24 -30 
Cindy Bear’s Chocoholic Week – Wow…how many ways can we celebrate the sweet rich goodness of CHOCOLATE? Cindy Bear’s favorite treat is doled out in the most creative ways… try our chocolate SLIP & SLIDE, create chocolate finger paintings and come out for the nighttime flashlight chocolate hunt! For the more conservative chocoholics enter the chocolate pie eatin’ contest, enjoy double chocolate s’mores and the kids favorite, candy bar BINGO! 



July 1 – July 7 
Stars ‘n Stripes Forever Week – Patriotic Pool Party, Stars and Stripes Parade, red, white & blue tie-dye t-shirts and a dance party top off the week’s events! All to celebrate the good ‘ole US of A! 








July 8 - 14 
Shiver Me Timbers Pirates Week – Ahoy mates, come sail away to a pirate’s life this week! Guess the right answers for pirate trivia or be doomed to walk the plank, YIKES! Set sail for uncharted territory, and join us for the cannon ball stomp and best of all, Yogi Bear’s Treasure Hunt! 







July 15 – 21
JELLYAPOLIS 500 Week – Jellystone Park is gearing up for the Jellyapolis 500…come out and show your need for speed! Decorate your site with your favorite NASCAR team colors. Have fun building your own race car, compete in Yogi’s own Speedway Races and bring your favorite remote control car to compete in our 4th Annual Dragster Races!







July 22 – 28
Yogi’s Mystery Week – Join us for mystery and intrigue as Yogi and your family don your super sleuth hats to find out just where Yogi’s pic-a-nic basket is hidden???? Scavenger hunts, thrills and more await everyone!








July 29 - August 4 
Rock N’ Roll Week – Unleash your inner Elvis for a rockin’ good time at Jellystone Park! Sport your best sock-hop and rock star get-ups while you enjoy games like the Rock and Roll Relay, and the Extreme Air Guitar Contest! After your performance enjoy an after party that will be sure to rock your socks!







August 5 -11
Wet n’ Wild Week – Come prepared to get soaked silly! Balloon water toss, super soaker wars (be sure to bring your best water gun), pool games galore! Bathing suits and smiles are a must for this weekend.








August 12-18 
Yogi’s Hollywood Superstar Week – Don your superstar shades and your most glamorous attire because Jellystone Park is rolling out the red carpet! Enjoy movies on the big screen, and soak up the spotlight in Jellystone Park’s Annual Talent Show and Celebrity Look-alike Contest!






August 19-25 
Yogi Bear’s Enchanted Wizards Week – Wizards are afoot at Yogi Bear Jellystone Park this week! Don your wizards caps and capes and hop on the glow wand “hey” ride with Yogi Bear! Create your very own Magic Wand at Arts N’ Crafts, next test your athletic abilities at our very own Quidditch Tournament and be sure to sharpen your and your pets magic skills to show off during the Magical Talent Show! Top off your stay by dancing under the stars with Yogi Bear and Boo-Boo at the Wizards Dance – prizes will be awarded to the best costumed campers!




August 26 – September 1
Boo Boo’s Labor Day Barnyard Bash – Boo Boo always say’s “there’s so much fun to be had down on the farm”. See for yourself…bring the family and test your appetite at the corn on the cob eating contest then tickle your funny bone and enter the mooing contest! Finally dance the night away at the Country Hoe Down!






September 2-8 
Survivor Week – Can you survive CAMP Yogi? Time to put your families’ athletic talents to the test and compete in volleyball, canoe races, Ranger Smith’s Revenge, marshmallow shot put, mini-golf and more! Create your own family’s Camp Flag to fly proudly during the games!







September 13 – 15 
Yogi’s Birthday Party Weekend – Yogi Bear was the most popular television cartoon in TV’s early years. Created in 1958 by Hanna and Barbara it’s time to celebrate the big bear’s birthday. Have fun creating your very own “CUB-cake”, playing “Pin the Tail on the Donkey, milk bottle pin drop, musical chairs and top it all off with cake & ice cream, mmm, mmm good!





September 20- 22
Boo-Boo’s Birthday Weekend – Yogi Bear's having a surprise Birthday Party for his little buddy, Boo Boo. Make a birthday card just for him, enter the cookie stacking contest, jellybean relay, and marshmallow toss. Join us to make your very own “CUB-cake” and sing Happy Birthday for our very special bear. Pool  Waterslide are now CLOSED but the FUN continues…



September 27- 29 
Search for the Great Pumpkin Weekend – Fall is in the air and it’s time to rustle through the leaves to wake up Yogi Bear who’s trying to sneak in a few extra winks. To get you in the autumn spirit compete in the annual scarecrow stuffin’ contest and sample mulled cider and donuts, mmm, good! Then put on your creative caps and paint a pumpkin for the season. Next it’s time to gather your family and search for the GREAT PUMPKIN during our annual hunt! Cap off your stay with the Early Bird Dance with Yogi Bear and Boo-Boo…ahh, yes fall is a wonderful time of the year! Pool & Waterslide are now CLOSED but the FUN continues…




October 4 – 6 
Haunted Halloween Weekend I – It’s Yogi’s spooktacular event of the season! Plant your magic pumpkin seed when you arrive and ask the Halloween spirits to conjure up your very own pumpkin! Enjoy bobbing for donuts, the mummy wrap relay race, and the pumpkin carving contest during the day! At dusk it’s time for trick or treating with Yogi and the haunted maze that ends at the Grand Monster Mash Ball!





October 11 – 13
Haunted Halloween Weekend II– It’s Yogi’s spooktacular event of the season! Plant your magic pumpkin seed when you arrive and ask the Halloween spirits to conjure up your very own pumpkin! Enjoy bobbing for donuts, the mummy wrap relay race, and the pumpkin carving contest during the day! At dusk it’s time for trick or treating with Yogi and the haunted maze that ends at the Grand Monster Mash Ball!





October 18 - 20
Haunted Halloween Weekend III -It’s Yogi’s spooktacular event of the season! Plant your magic pumpkin seed when you arrive and ask the Halloween spirits to conjure up your very own pumpkin! Enjoy bobbing for donuts, the mummy wrap relay race, and the pumpkin carving contest during the day! At dusk it’s time for trick or treating with Yogi and the haunted maze that ends at the Grand Monster Mash Ball!






October 25 - 27 
Haunted Halloween Week IV -It’s Yogi’s spooktacular event of the season! Plant your magic pumpkin seed when you arrive and ask the Halloween spirits to conjure up your very own pumpkin! Enjoy bobbing for donuts, the mummy wrap relay race, and the pumpkin carving contest during the day! At dusk it’s time for trick or treating with Yogi and the haunted maze that ends at the Grand Monster Mash Ball!





November 1 - 3 
Turkey Trot Weekend -Join us as we get ready for the Thanksgiving holiday, just a few weeks away! A “hey” ride followed by a s’mores roast compliments of Yogi Bear are two great ways to take in the refreshing autumn air. Trot through the nature trail in the morning then unleash your creative talents and transform a pumpkin into a colorful turkey as part of the weekend activities!





November 8 – 10 
Hibernation Weekend It’s that time of the year again…time to tuck Yogi Bear and his pal Boo-Boo in for a long winter’s nap. Join us as we enjoy milk and cookies and read a good-night story to the bears by a roaring fire… boy, camping just doesn’t get a whole lot better! Be sure to join us and make your own “Hibernation Station” pillowcase to remember your stay here at Jellystone Park!

Bear Standards 

• Hop on a “Hey” ride
• Sing for S’mores with Boo-Boo
• Rise and Shine for coffee & Boo-Boo Bites with Boo-Boo
• Arts N’ Crafts • Recreational Fun N’ Games
• Candy bar and Family BINGO
• Campers vs. Staff Volleyball

* Bear Standards are activities that occur intermittently during the week regardless of theme