Resort Activities

Whether you're planning a retreat for the whole family, a group of friends or a getaway for two, there's no shortage of unique activities to explore at O'Connell's Yogi Bear Park. Plan activities upon arrival or visit this page before your departure to plan ahead. Looking for more? Our friendly staff can fill you in on all of the great ways to make your stay a memorable experience.

We currently offer the following activities:

  • Activities Center
  • Ceramics
  • Childrens Programs - Fee
  • Co-ed Water Aerobics
  • Banquet Center & Party Room
  • Planned Activities
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Children's Program
  • Lake Fishing
  • Weekly Dances
  • Beach
  • 4 Playgrounds
  • Creative arts and crafts classes and projects
  • Kids Activities
  • Activities Director
  • Bingo/Card Playing
  • Dancing
  • Volleyball
  • Nightly Outdoor Movie Theatre
  • Field Games
  • Visits with Jellystone Park Characters
  • Paddle Boats
  • Kayak Rentals

Events

  • Silly Sports Weekend
    Starts: 08/16/2019 - Ends: 08/18/2019

    So, you got game? Bring it this weekend! A friendly competition between friends and family allows you to show us your mad skills! From football to basketball to ski boards and some silly sports in between, we have it all! Awards ceremony & dance Saturday night!

  • Blast from the Past
    Starts: 08/23/2019 - Ends: 08/25/2019

    Take a trip back in time with us as we skip through the 60s, sail past the 70s, and arrive at an 80s prom! Bring out the parachute pants, the big hair, and the boombox, because we are about to have a radical weekend of fun! Make some memories and plan to compete in the Retro Game Relay-something the whole family will enjoy! Try your hand out a painting Ranger Smith in the paint and pop party! ($)

  • Wacky Water Labor Day Weekend
    Starts: 08/30/2019 - Ends: 09/02/2019

    What better way to spend your holiday than right here at Jellystone Park with the Bears! Don't miss the foam dance party, the wet hayrides, the water balloon launches, and much more! Not a minute of your weekend will go by without some kind of wild and wet adventure to be had! Vinyl Destinations Band performing Saturday night and a vendor show on Sunday!
    HOLIDAY WEEKEND-3 NIGHT MINIMUM LENGTH OF STAY

  • Superheroes Weekend
    Starts: 09/06/2019 - Ends: 09/08/2019

    Bring out the superhero in you during Superhero Training Camp! Meet the real Superheroes as the Amboy Fire Department joins us with rescue demonstrations, kids vs firefighter challenges, medical helicopter, fire truck displays, and much more! Sign up early to join the Yogi Bear paint and pop party!
    Superhero Costume Contest at the dance on Saturday night.

  • The Big Thank You
    Starts: 09/13/2019 - Ends: 09/15/2019

    'Problem Child' band returns to entertain us before and after the FIREWORKS SHOW ON SATURDAY. Relay for Life Yogi Bear Smoke Out BBQ competition, pie social, and campground giveaways all make this a weekend you'll never forget!

  • Fireworks
    Starts: 09/14/2019 - Ends: 09/14/2019

    The spectacular fireworks show will start at dusk from Boo Boo Lake.

  • Hollywood Weekend
    Starts: 09/20/2019 - Ends: 09/22/2019

    Treat yourself like the star you really are! Pamper yourself to a weekend getaway here at the park! Yogi Bear and his friends have rolled the red carpet out to host our annual duct tape fashion show and Jellystone Talent Show. Compete in both events for fun prizes! Super Red Hot Karaoke sets the stage for Saturday night!

  • Cindy Bear Fall Festival
    Starts: 09/27/2019 - Ends: 09/29/2019

    The smell of autumn is in the air and it's a beautiful time to camp at Jellystone Park! Bring your favorite chili recipe and compete in the chili cook off.
    Design your best scarecrow and have a chance to win prizes!
    Enjoy crafting? Meet us in the Recreation Center for a fun fall crafting frenzy!
    Sign up early for Cindy Bear's paint and pop party. Enjoy the campfire sing-a-long and pie social Saturday night with musical entertainment afterwards!

  • Frightfully Fun Halloween Weekend
    Starts: 10/04/2019 - Ends: 10/06/2019

    Haunted Spook Barn on Saturday! Join us for a frightfully fun weekend filled with costume contests, site decorating contests, trick or treating and much more! We will keep you whole family entertained every hour!
    Do you dare enter the Horrifying Haunted Spook Barn? (included in your camping fee)

  • Horrifying Haunted Spook Barn
    Starts: 10/05/2019 - Ends: 10/05/2019

    Prepare to be scared on your self-guided trip through the Horrifying Haunted Spook Barn? (included in your camping fee)

  • Frightmare Before Closing
    Starts: 10/11/2019 - Ends: 10/14/2019

    Horrifying Haunted Spook Barn on Saturday! Join us for a frightfully fun weekend filled with costume contests, site decorating contests, trick or treating and much more! We will keep your whole family entertained every hour! Do you dare enter the Horrifying Haunted Spook Barn? (included in your camping fee). Vendor show and a Halloween Hootenanny DJ Dance on Sunday!

  • Horrifying Haunted Spook Barn
    Starts: 10/12/2019 - Ends: 10/12/2019

    Prepare to be scared on your self-guided trip through the Horrifying Haunted Spook Barn? (included in your camping fee)

  • Hibernation Weekend
    Starts: 10/18/2019 - Ends: 10/20/2019

    It's been a great season here at Jellystone Park and we would love for you to join us in one last hurrah for hibernation! The Bears are ready to snuggle up for their long winter's nap. Ranger Smith is at the pajama party with games, activities, dancing, and more! One last time to party with Boo Boo at the paint and pop party Saturday afternoon.