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Have Fun All Season Long!

We are known for keeping the kids busy from sun up to sun down!  We have planned themed activities daily during Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Yogi & Boo Boo Painting

When are you visiting Jellystone?

April
May
June
July
August
September
October

April

April 17-19

Egg Spectacular Weekend I

Easter might have occurred prior to us opening for the season but the bear’s didn’t want to miss it!  Join us for a very Spectacular Egg devoted weekend waking up the bears! We’ll have Eggstra fun with egg decorating, candy bingo, night time egg glow hunt, cupcake decorating, Easter S’mores, Bunny Crafts and of course candy hunt too! There will also be Free Bike Rentals, and Easter Ceramic Specials. When you make your reservation, order a special Donut Bear Delivery by a bear. This will occur on Sunday morning for only $15.95 for 12 large donuts made on site!
As this is one of our opening weekends, April 18th is Spruce Up Day! If 2 people (adults) help with 3 hours of clean-up, you will one night free! Lunch will be provided to all the helpers! ***Kids are welcome to help too, with adult supervision. When reserving, be sure to sign-up for the Clean-Up, so we can plan lunch accordingly.
*Please note activities and bear appearances are only on the weekends during this time of year.
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April 24-26

Egg Spectacular Weekend II

Easter might have occurred prior to us opening for the season but the bear’s didn’t want to miss it!  Join us for a very Spectacular Egg devoted weekend waking up the bears! We’ll have Eggstra fun with egg decorating, candy bingo, night time egg glow hunt, cupcake decorating, Easter S’mores, Bunny Crafts and of course candy hunt too! There will also be Free Bike Rentals, and Easter Ceramic Specials. When you make your reservation, order a special Donut Bear Delivery by a bear. This will occur on Sunday morning for only $15.95 for 12 large donuts made on site!
As this is one of our opening weekends, April 25th is Spruce Up Day! If 2 people (adults) help with 3 hours of clean-up, you will one night free! Lunch will be provided to all the helpers! ***Kids are welcome to help too, with adult supervision. When reserving, be sure to sign-up for the Clean-Up, so we can plan lunch accordingly.
*Please note activities and bear appearances are only on the weekends during this time of year.
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May

Fun with Yogi

May 1-3

Friends and Family Weekend

We love to invite all our friends and family to this weekend. Why? So you can invite all your friends and family too! We offer special rates for this weekend, to aid in training of some of our new staff. Reserve 2 sites, and only pay the price of one, what a steal of a deal.
That special goes for bike rentals as well! We will have Family Laser Tag this weekend, you guessed it…it’s 2 for 1! We will have many 2 for 1 Specials in the Cafe, to assist in staff training there too! Don’t Worry, we have activities planned as well! There will be tie dyeing, candy bar bingo, and a game or two. We even have discounts in the game room! (2 night minimum applies)
*Please note activities and bear appearances are only on the weekends during this time of year.
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Wine and Canvas

May 8-10

Mother’s Day Weekend

This weekend is all about mom! Treat her to a weekend that is totally devoted to MOM!  Mom will receive a special gift from us, here at South Haven Jellystone Park, on arrival!  We will also be hosting our 5th annual Wine & Canvas ($) event on Saturday. Make sure you reserve a spot ahead of time online.  Click here to Sign Up! Sunday is Mother’s Day, don’t miss your chance to send Mom a “Bear Gram”! The bears will be out and about delivering ($)!  Don’t worry we have plenty for the kids to do, so mom can enjoy her weekend too! Don’t forget to buy your tickets, so mom has a chance to win the Mother’s Day Basket!!

*Please note activities and bear appearances are only on the weekends during this time of year.
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Hometown Heroes Themed Weekend

May 15-17

Hero’s Weekend

We are celebrating all Hero’s…In Yogi Bear’s eyes this includes Military, Teachers, Police, Firefighters, EMS workers, Nurses, and Doctors in our community. Make sure you bring your valid, active ID so Ranger Smith™ doesn’t get mad and you will receive a 25% discount.

In honor of Armed Forces Day on Saturday, May 16th, show your military ID and get a Free 2 pc Chicken Dinner on Saturday in the Cartoon Cafe. It’s our way of saying Thank you! We will have Corn Hole Tournaments, Laser Tag Battles, and anyone for the polar plunge.…?

*Please note activities and bear appearances are only on the weekends during this time of year.
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Memorial Day - Little Girl

May 22-25

Memorial Day Holiday

Join us as we remember the historical significance of what Memorial Day means…we will be have a flag retirement ceremony and honor our military and the sacrifices that they have made. We will celebrate family and the official kick-off to summer this weekend too! There will be face painting, glow hey ride, red, white and blue glow parade, bike decorating with a bike and golf cart parade, Bingo, and family eating contests! We can’t have a summer kick-off without all our summer foods, like cotton candy, sno-kones, funnel cakes and new this year… Bill’s Lemonade! This weekend will be full of non-stop fun and spending time with family and friends! Pool will be open so bring your suits and towels!

June

Yogi's Birthday Weekend

May 29- June 4

Bear’s Birthday Bash Week

It’s our annual Bear’s Birthday Bash! This is where we celebrate all of our bears birthday in one weekend! You’re invited to celebrate 3 VERY Special Birthdays, with 3 VERY Special Bear’s!!! The Activity Rangers can’t wait to throw Yogi Bear™, Boo Boo & Cindy Bear a surprise Birthday Party! It’s not a party without some fun birthday games, cake and ice cream! Don’t worry, we will even have balloons and party hats!  Be sure to come on out and help us wish the bear’s a Beary Happy Birthday!!! Like all great parties, everyone gets a goodie bag at the party on Saturday and Wednesday!

June 5-11

Witches, Wizards, and Fairies Week

Calling all magical creatures! Witches, Wizards, and Fairies as they join Yogi Bear, Cindy Bear and Boo Boo for a week full of enchantment and imagination. There will be magic and wizardry, and it wouldn’t be complete without some magical potions, wand making, and a little witchcraft! Don’t forget to bring the whole family in their magical attire for the Mystical Ball, complete with dancing and Yogi Bear!   Did you know that the bears love ButterMilk!  Be sure to find the hidden dragon eggs through out the week.

Fear Theme - Boy Holding Large Snake

June 12-18

Dinosaur Week

This weekend is all about Dinosaurs! It will be all about the prehistoric creature, as we learn about them through the week. We will of course be making fossils, going on a dig, have a dinosaur bone hunt, find the dinosaur egg, and even play a game or two. The Yogi bear’s favorite part of this week is the reptile show, so don’t miss it on Saturday!

June 19-25

Father’s Day/Harborfest/ Mermaid & Pirates Week

“Arrgghhh Ma’tey…” Celebrate Dad and his special day with a pirate and mermaid adventure with the Bears. Wear your favorite pirate & mermaid garb, walk the plank, find buried treasures and swim with a Mermaid! Dad’s work with the kids for the Cardboard Regatta Boat Race in the pool. Only Cardboard and duct tape can be used. Will your boat make it to the other end of the pool?  Be sure to dive deep for the treasure that you seek, walking the plank, and be sure to save the sea creatures! Dad’s will also receive a special gift from South Haven Jellystone Park™ at check-in. Be sure to purchase your ticket for Dad, so he might win a Traxxas RC Car that will be apart of the Father’s Day Basket giveaway($)!!

Glow Run Themed Week

June 26- July 2

It’s All about the Glow Week

Come and enjoy a week full of fun glow in the dark games and crafts. You are sure to have fun with making your own glow in the dark crafts, playing glow bingo, glow in the dark candy hunt, slime kickball, and who can forget a glow in the dark Hey! Hey! Hey! Ride! Be sure to start planning for the Glow Dance on Saturday, where prize given for the most creative glow outfit.
Be sure to take advantage of our 3rd Annual Color Run as we raise money for Camp Sunshine. This week is sure to be a colorful and fun!

July

Stars And Stripes Hats

July 3-9

Everything Red, White and Blue Week

Everyone loves camping, especially during the holidays when everything is RED, WHITE, & BLUE!   During this special week, be sure to check out a Red, White, & Blue s’more, crafts, and Ice Cream Specials! We will celebrate all that is Red, White, & Blue all week long,

Be sure to check out South Haven’s “Light up the Lake”.  “Light Up the Lake” is scheduled Friday, July 3rd at dusk. Fireworks are launched off the pier so that the entire South Haven lakeshore has a perfect view.  Sparklers are allowed but due to safety reasons, No Fireworks allowed in campground.

Chocolate Splash

July 10-16

Chocolate Week

Chocolate, chocolate, and more chocolate! Don’t worry, we will have our favorites this week and a few new ones too! You won’t want to miss Chocolate whiffle ball, Chocolate slip-n-slide, Chocolate dodge ball, or the Chocolate Candy Bar Bingo. Be sure to plan on getting messy, so don’t wear your Sunday best this week!
We will have Chocolate Donuts and Chocolate Waffle Cones in the Cartoon Cafe for this special week. If you love chocolate then this is the week for you!!
y Hey Hey Ride

July 17-23

BINGO, BINGO, BINGO Week

Do you like BINGO? If you do, then this week is for you! We will be playing BINGO every day and sometimes, several times a day! We will have different kinds of BINGO for children and adults alike. Did you know that you can play BINGO in the pool? Check out all the different ways that we can play BINGO! Don’t worry, we will play the favorites too, Candy Bar BINGO and offer all our other FUN Activities too! You won’t want to miss out on this Special BINGO week!!

Christmas Camping

July 24 – 30

Christmas in July Week

Ho-Ho-Ho! It’s Christmas time here at Jellystone Park and Yogi Bear, Boo Boo, & Cindy Bear all want to bring the Christmas spirit to you! We will have snow ball fights, ice skating, play in the snow, and of course, Hot Chocolate and Candy Canes!   Make sure you bring your best Christmas spirit, and don’t be a scrooge, because there will be a site decorating contest and a gift certificate to win!  Check out our annual Wine & Canvas ($) event, so make sure you reserve your spot ahead of time!  When you make your reservation, order a special Jellystone Park™ Christmas Gift ($24.95) to be delivered to your site by a bear (limited quantities available). Or Parents bring your own wrapped gift for your child to be delivered to your child by a bear ($9.95 for one and each additional $4.95 at the same site).

August

Canonball Into Pool

July 31 – August 6

Wet & Wild Week I

It sure is getting hot outside, so come and cool off with the Bears this weekend. This week is sure to be packed full of fun water games, so make sure you bring your water gun, soakers, buckets and hoses! Join the Rangers on the Hey! Hey! Hey! Ride for an extreme water battle! But remember, don’t shoot the driver! Don’t worry there will be Hey! Hey! Hey! Ride without the soakers too!

August 7-13

Cindy Bear’s Sweet Tooth Week/National Blueberry Festival

We invite you to enter the wonderful world of “Sweets” during Cindy Bear’s Sweet Tooth Week. That is why South Haven’s National Blueberry Festival is a perfect fit for Cindy Bear!  We will start the weekend with everything Blueberry and finish it with her other favorite sweets!   Some of the sweetest activities will be on front and center- Candy Bar Bingo, White Chocolate Blueberry Fudge Making, and Lollipop Flashlight Hunt. Cindy Bear’s Week of sugary fun is sure to tickle your sweet tooth!

Pool At Night | Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort | South Haven, MI

August 14-20

Wet & Wild Week II

Wet and Wild is such a hit we decided to have two! Cool off with our bears with a week packed full of fun water games. Bring your water guns, soakers, buckets, and hoses! Join the rangers on the Hey! Hey! Hey! Ride for an extreme water battle! Don’t worry there will be a Hey! Hey! Hey! Rides without the soakers too! This weekend is identical to Wet and Wild I Week.

Activities

August 21-27

Petticoats and Pistols Week

From outlaws to sheriffs, to girls in their petticoats…check out this rootin’ tootin’ fun filled week! It’s the bears spin on the great gold rush back in the good ol’ wild west.  We will have plenty planned to keep you busy during this week.  There will be a Root Beer chugging contest and of course Root Beer Floats!  Try your hand at the bears own “Gold Rush”, make a marshmallow shooter, horse racing, tie dye a bandana, leather craft or will you win the water pistol shoot out?  We have activities for our adults too, be sure to sign up for our Poker Run/Walk or the Horseshoe Competition.  Get your family ready for the hoedown with their petticoats and/or their best western gear for the chance to win a gift certificate for the best dressed family at the Hoedown on Saturday/Wednesday!

August 28 - September 3

Mystery Week

Jellystone Park is full of intrigue and mystery this week.  Are you an investigator?   Can you help the bears figure out whodunnit?  For some, it may be time to go back to school BUT for those that do not have to go to school until after Labor Day...Let's have some FUN full of mystery and investigation!  It’s the bears way of cutting loose one last time before school starts!  There will be plenty of scavenger hunts, crafts, and Mystery to keep everyone busy.

Labor Day Bike Ride

September 4 - 7

Labor Day Weekend

Hard to believe that summer is almost over…   Join us as we celebrate the end of summer with our final Wet & Wild Weekend III!  This final weekend of summer will be packed full of the bears favorite water games of the summer.  So make sure you bring your water gun, soakers, buckets and hoses! Join the Rangers on the Hey! Hey! Hey! Ride for an extreme water battle! But remember, don’t shoot the driver!

*Please note activities are only on the weekends during this time of year.

September

JP Rallies Yogi & Crew | Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort | South Haven, MI

September 11-13

Harvest Weekend

The bears love harvest time!  Why you say? They know that hibernation is fast approaching and they get to eat!  This weekend will be all about the fun of fall harvest.  Be sure to make a Caramel Apple, take part in the apple painting, and some great fall crafts.  This weekend will be your first opportunity to get your fix on our homemade apple cider donuts and apple nachos from the cafe.  Be sure to check out the fall flavors of fudge available at the Ranger Station, one of Yogi Bears favorite is Pumpkin Pie!!!

Be sure to check out the 37th annual Antique Engine and Tractor Show that will be held on Thursday, Sept. 10 through Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020 at the Michigan Flywheelers Museum.

*Please note activities and bear appearances are only on the weekends during this time of year.

September 18 - 27

Halloween Spooktacular Weekends I, II

The Bears have a fun and excitingly spooky weekends planned for you.  We will have some of your favorites:   Making homemade Caramel Apples ($), Lucky Pumpkin Patch ($), Candy Bar Bingo and some new activities as well . The family centered activities that have been a yearly staple:  Pumpkin Carving Contest, Scarecrow Contest, Costume Contests, and Trick or Treating! So, bring your decorations, so you can decorate your site, win a gift certificate. We know that Halloween is still a favorite of our older campers as well, so don’t forget to take a walk on the fearful side and enter our  “Terror in the Park” Haunted House ($)  and our  Zombie Laser Tag ($)  will be in full force!

*Please note activities and bear appearances are only on the weekends during this time of year.
Yogi Dressed For Halloween
  • September 18-20| Halloween Spooktacular I

  • September 25-27 | Halloween Spooktacular II

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