Fall & Halloween

Fall may be coming, but it’s far from the end of camping fun at Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resorts! Changing leaves and cooler temperatures are perfect for making autumn family memories around the campfire, and our parks have plenty of great times still in store. From football and apple picking to fall festivals and foliage, September offers opportunities galore to enjoy the changing seasons.

It’s a well-known fact that Yogi Bear™ loves Halloween – and our parks are famous for creating the spookiest, most scare-iffic Halloween celebrations of all. Many campgrounds offer several weekends of chills and thrills, with at least one reserved for little ones who prefer their Halloween light on the fright. Take a look at this state-by-state list of fall and Halloween activities, and make your plans now.

2014 Halloween Events

(will be updated soon for 2015)


Rocky Mountain National Park/Estes Park www.jellystoneofestes.com – Halloween Weekends, every weekend in September – FOUR weekends of Halloween fun in the Haunted Forest at Jellystone Park. Bring your costumes, trick or treat candy, & site decorations. Play Candy Bar Bingo, decorate your campsite and enjoy a DJ Dance. Then come to our famous Haunted Hike for a spooky close to a fabulous weekend.

Pike National Forest/Larkspur www.jellystonelarkspur.com Sept. 26-28, Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, & Oct. 31-Nov. 2 Halloween Weekends


Delaware Beaches/Lincoln www.delawarejellystone.com

  • Sept. 19-21 Fall Festival Weekend – Join us for caramel apple making, pie-eating contest, apple cider dash, sunflower seed-spitting contest, and an evening hayride and glow hunt.
  • Oct. 10-12 – Pumpkin Patch Weekend – Pumpkin toss, pumpkin dash, pumpkin decorating, pumpkin patch hayride and DJ dance.
  • Oct. 17-19 & 24-26 – Halloween Weekends – Trick or treating, movies, pumpkin and site decorating, costume contests, hayrides and more.
  • Oct. 31-Nov. 2- Hibernating with Yogi Bear – Join us for trick or treating on Halloween and help wear out Yogi Bear for hibernation with lots of fun activities.


Madison www.yogicampingflorida.com– Halloween Weekends – Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, & 24-26 – Fall Festival games, costume contests, Haunted House and Haunted Trail! We’ll also have our pumpkin patch, and don’t forget your trick or treating candy for the boys and ghouls! Prizes for the best-decorated sites or cabin scenes. Stay and play for 2 nights, and get the 3rd night free!


Atlanta/Bremen www.georgiajellystone.com – Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, & 24-26 – Yogi Bear Pumpkin Fest; Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Yogi Bear Pumpkin Fest and Halloween Party


Goodfield www.jellystonegoodfield.com – Sept. 20-21 S’mores Autumn Fun; Oct. 11-12, 18-19 – Halloween Weekends

Chicago area/Millbrook www.jellystonechicago.com – The last weekend of September is the first of three Halloween celebrations. October is spook-tacular with two great weekends of Halloween celebrations! Costume contests, trick-or-treating, pumpkin carving, Halloween movies and a Halloween magic show! For our brave guests, a nighttime journey through the Forest of Fear is sure to be a scream; October 11-14 we add in the magical pumpkin patch and a not- so-scary Halloween family event, the Forest of Fun.

Pittsfield/Pine Lakes www.jellystonepinelakes.com

  • Sept. 24-28 – Welcome Fall and Football! Decorate your site to cheer on your team; play football with friends; and join the Chili Cook Off Competition.
  • Oct. 3-5 & 10-12 – Halloween Weekends Start with pumpkin pickin’ from our Pine Lakes patch, costume contest for everyone including pets, painting of the Pine Lakes witch’s house, safe trick or treating, our haunted nighttime trail maze, and the traditional witch’s house bonfire! Prizes for the best decorated campsite.
  • Oct 17-19 – Pike County Fall Color Drive Enjoy a weekend stay at our campground while touring the annual Pike County Fall Color Drive.


Lake Monroe/Bloomington www.lakemonroejellystone.com

  • Sept. 26-28 – Apple Fest Free hot apple cider to sip on during our nighttime wagon ride, caramel apples to wash down your lunch with Yogi Bear, and a nature hike to see all the fall colors of Jellystone Park!
  • Oct. 3-5 – Fall Fiesta Day of the Dead Costume Parade and Costume Contest, Trick-or-Treating, site/cabin decorating contest, and Glow Stick Wagon Ride.  Break open our piñata full of candy for a fiesta!
  • Oct 10-12, 17-19, 24-26 – Celebrate Halloween with the Magic Pumpkin Patch, costume contests, Haunted trail, trick or treating, spooky wagon rides and more.

Barton Lake/Fremont www.jellystonesbest.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Apples Galore Weekend We’ll make caramel apples, apple crafts, and have an apple pie contest to find the best baker in Jellystone Park!
  • Sept. 19-21 – Little Tykes Pumpkin Patch Visit our pumpkin patch and receive a free pumpkin for your little one to decorate, help us try to catch the Great Pumpkin, and bring your costumes for trick-or-treating throughout the park.
  • Sept. 26-28, Oct. 3-5, & 10-12 – Halloween Weekends with trick-or-treating, contests, Monster Mash party and more.

Indianapolis Area/Knightstown www.jellystoneindy.com

  • Sept. 26-28 – Little Goblins Non-scary weekend for the little ones! Visit the pumpkin patch where registered children 12 and under will receive a free pumpkin. Participate in pumpkin decorating, treats in the haystack, a costume parade, and trick or treating with Yogi Bear and a Saturday night dance.
  • Oct. 3-5 – Great Pumpkin Ride the Pumpkin Express to the pumpkin patch where kids 12 and under receive a free pumpkin. Do pumpkin decorating, a costume parade, and enjoy trick or treating.;
  • Oct. 10-12, 17-19, & 24-26 – Halloween Weekends Fright-filled weekends, each with a different theme! Trick or treating, contests, the Headless Horseman, crafts, and the haunted trail!

Pierceton www.piercetonjellystone.com –

  • Sept. 12-14 – Halloween –  Join the costume parade on the mini golf course and decorate your lots to be the scariest in the park. Kids will enjoy a bug hunt and Halloween piñata.  Don’t miss the Haunted Trails.
  • Sept. 19-21 – Fall Fest Scarecrow building contest, a pumpkin patch for the little ones, caramel apples to enjoy and some yummy hot apple cider. Head down to the beach for a warm campfire and hotdog roast.

Plymouth www.plymouthjellystone.com – Sept. 12-14 – Spooktacular Weekend Costume contests, lot decorating contest, ghost stories, Halloween crafts, games and hayrides await you. Halloween party and trick or treat; candy drop; Monster Mash DJ Dance and Haunted House.

Scottsburg Area/Raintree www.jellystoneraintreelake.com – Sept. 26-27 – Chili Weekend; Oct. 3-5, 10-12, & 17-19 – Halloween Weekends

Spencer www.hickoryhillscamp.com –

  • Sept. 26-27 – Farmer’s Market Weekend Gather organic eggs at the barn, play our version of “needle in a haystack,” learn about honeybee hives and visit the petting barnyard with farm animals! Special Farmer’s market purchases of seasonal fruits, vegetables, honey and more.
  • Oct. 4-5, 11-12, & 24-25 Spooktacular Month of October Mums, pumpkin patch, wagon rides, trick or treating and more. Sample some tasty fudge and caramel apples from the general store and join us around the campfire. Enter the haunted woods if you dare. Wagon rides to the entrance and then enter by foot. The frightening trail will lead through Ghouls, Witches, Trolls and more.


Kansas City/Lawrence www.kansascityjellystone.com

  • Sept. 26-28 – Awesome Autumn Weekend Let’s celebrate this time of the year with a cool Scavenger Hunt and many other crafts and activities dedicated to the awesome colors of autumn!
  • October During October bring your little monsters to Kansas City Jellystone Park! Come take a tour through our Haunted Maze and visit our pumpkin patch. The kids will love it and you’ll have some spooky fun. Wear your costume and decorate some pumpkins. Watch the park’s website for specific details.


Mammoth Caves/Cave City www.jellystonemammothcave.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Football Festival and Poker Run Enter the punt and pass or cheerleading competition and play flag football! Best decorated campsite and cabin as voted by Yogi Bear wins a free weekend camping. Poker Run on Saturday. Lots of events and Double points to Club Yogi™ members this weekend.
  • Oct 3 – 5 – Fall Festival For kids 12 and under. A “non-scary” Halloween celebration includes the Magic Pumpkin Patch, pumpkin painting, games, color your Yogi Bear Halloween tote bag for candy collecting, costume and site/cabin decorating contests and trick or treating.
  • Oct 10 – 12, 17-19, 24-26, & Oct 31-Nov. 2 Yogi Bear & Boo Boo Halloween Weekends The Haunted Forest opens its gates for four weekends this season with more new attractions. Each cabin/campsite will get two free admission passes to the Forest. Halloween campers are known for competitive decorating, outdoor cooking and having a good time. Arts and crafts, trick or treating, pumpkin carving, costume, and site/cabin decorating contests.


New Orleans Area/Robert www.jellystonela.com

  • Sept. 26-28 – Purple & Gold Tailgate Party It’s the spirit of Tiger Pride with an all day Tailgating Party! Best block party contest, decorating contest, & BBQ cook-off contest! Enjoy food & spirits as you watch college football on the big screen.
  • Oct. 3-5 – Pumpkin Patch and Kiddie Carnival Grandparents’ favorite weekend; not too scary for the little kiddies. We’ll have a Pumpkin Patch “Hey”ride parade, Ranger’s 50¢ BBQ, trick or treat, D.J. & a Kiddie Carnival with games & prizes! (Proceeds benefit the Sisters of the Living Word.) Bring candy for trick or treat!
  • Oct. 10-12, 17-19, & 24-26 – Halloween Weekends Team up for the Golf Cart Poker Run. Monster Mash dance, decorating contest, karaoke, night-vision volleyball, a Haunted Attraction & of course trick or treating.


Skowhegan Area www.yonderhilljellystone.com – Oct. 10-12 – Scary Halloween Costume contests for kids and adults, trick-or-treating, site decorating contest, haunted hayride and Halloween party. Lots of games and crafts too!


Hagerstown www.jellystonemaryland.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Chili Cook-off/Football Fan Weekend Enter the punt, pass and kick contest or the cheerleading competition & play lots of football. Show off your favorite team’s colors at your campsite or cabin. Don’t miss the 7th Annual Chili Cook-off contest on Saturday.
  • Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, & Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Howl-O-Ween Weekends Decorate your site, trick or treat, costume parade. Beware of the spooks lurking on our spooktacular nighttime Haunted Trail. Enjoy music and dancing while you wait.


Frankenmuth www.frankenmuthjellystone.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Fall Football Spectacular Paint your face in team colors, cheerleading competition, flag football and a tailgate party.
  • Sept. 19-21 – Oktoberfest Frankenmuth’s annual German festival in Heritage Park a short walk from the park.
  • Sept. 26-28 – Awesome Autumn Welcome the fall season with fall crafts, pumpkin painting, flashlight lollipop hunt, and Saturday night marshmallow roast with ghost stories.
  • Oct. 3-5 – Great Pumpkin Tricks or Treats Weekend A fall celebration that includes pumpkin painting, spooky mini golf, costume parade and trick or treating. Join us Saturday night for the Great Pumpkin Hunt.
  • Oct. 10-12 – Boo Boo’s Halloween Weekend Family costume judging and trick or treating. Saturday night DJ and fall crafts.
  • Oct. 17-19 – Yogi Bear’s Halloween Weekend Glowing wagon ride, trick or treating, costume judging, pumpkin painting and awards for the best-decorated campsite.
  • Oct. 24-26 – Scarecrow Fest Build a scarecrow at your site. Pumpkin painting and fall crafts this weekend.

Grayling www.graylingjellystone.com Oct. 3-5 – The Great Pumpkin Patch Weekend Crafts, games with Yogi Bear and a ride aboard the Pumpkin Express followed by pumpkin painting. Decorate your campsite and trick or treating Saturday night.

Indian River www.jellystoneindianriver.com

  • Sept. 19 – 21 – Fall Fest Celebrate the change of season with us!  Great fall activities and crafts.  Saturday evening features a Chili Cook-off/Potluck supper followed by a group campfire/S’mores Roast.
  • Sept. 26 – 28 –  Haunted Halloween Carve or decorate pumpkins, play some batty games, bob for apples, trick-or-treat through the campground and pay a visit to the ranger’s creepy old house.

Lake Michigan/South Haven www.southhavenjellystone.com – Sept. 5-8 – Grandparents Weekend and Antique Engine & Tractor Show Grandkids stay free! Jumping Pillow is free, plus coupons for the kids for free & discounted items!  Just 2 miles away is the Antique Engine & Tractor Show at the Michigan Flywheelers Museum on 68th Street.

Silver Lake www.silverlakejellystone.com – Sept. 19-21 -
Pumpkin Patch Weekend Trick-or-Treating, site decorating and costume contests. Annual SPOOOKY Maze at the Pavilion! Glow in the Dark Wagon Rides! Pumpkin Painting & Carving. GREAT OFF SEASON RATES.


Austin www.beavertrailsjellystone.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Football Fan/Chili Cookoff Enter the Punt & Pass or the Cheerleading competition and play flag football. Deck out your campsite or cabin with your favorite team’s colors. Don’t miss the Chili Cook-Off contest on Saturday, followed by a potluck dinner.
  • Sept. 26-28 and Oct. 3-5 – Fall Festival Weekends Stay and play for 2 nights and get the 3rd night free! It’s the perfect time of year for campfires with your family, roasting marshmallows and sipping on cider. We will also have our famous Pumpkin Patch. Fall craft and hayrides. Mini-golf and jumping pillow at no extra charge.


Horn Lake/Memphis Area www.memphisjellystone.com – Oct. 24-25 – Halloween Weekend Halloween hayrides, painting pumpkins, decorating cookies and themed games like “mummy wrap.” Bring your costume for the costume contest!

Pelahatchie www.jellystonems.com

  • Sept. 19-21 – Welcome Fall and Football Weekend
  • Oct. 3-3, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26 – Trail of Terror and Magic Pumpkin Patch Plant your magic pumpkin seeds and then harvest your full-grown pumpkins. Take a stroll through the “Trail of Terror” on Saturday night if you dare.


Branson Area/Forsyth www.jellystonebranson.com

  • Sept. 19-20 – Getting Ready for Halloween Festivities Help the park staff get the Haunted Hey Hey Hey ride trail ready for the upcoming Halloween festivities. Camp Saturday FREE for four hours of your time (11 a.m. 3 p.m.)
  • Sept. 26-27 – Early Halloween Weekend Site trick or treating, Not So Scary hey hey hey ride. Not So Scary Halloween Weekend filled with fun and games.
  • Oct. 3-4, 10-11, 17-18 – Magic Pumpkin Patch Weekends Kids can plant a seed in the Magic Pumpkin Patch and decorate the magic pumpkin. Site trick or treating, Not So Scary Hey Hey Hey ride. These weekends are perfect for younger kids. Chili Cookoff Oct. 17-18.
  • Oct. 24-25 – Halloween Trick or Treating, Site Decorating and costume contest, and a haunted Hey Ride thru the Haunted Forest.

St. Louis/Eureka www.eurekajellystone.com – Weekends Sept. 6-27 – Halloween Spooktacular Weekends Halloween Spooktacular Weekends fill four weekends of the 2014 season at Jellystone Park: September 6 – 27. This celebration offers thrills, chills, and fun for the entire family. Enjoy spooky trails, wacky contests, creepy crafts, Smore’s roasts, campfire ghost tales, witch races, haunted scavenger hunts, wagon rides, and more.  Bring your costume for trick or treat events and the costume contest.


White Mountains Area/Ashland www.jellystonenh.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Football & Chili Cookoff Weekend Join us for a weekend of football activities, cheering contest and much more! Enter our Chili Cook Off Contest Saturday Night with entertainment and bonfire.
  • Sept. 19-21, Sept. 26-28, Oct. 3-5 – Ranger Smith’s Fall Fun Fair Weekends Have fun in our Bouncy House, or take a dive down one of our Bouncy Slides! Make your own Candy/Caramel Apple, Fall Arts ‘N Crafts, Candy Bar Bingo, and more.
  • Oct. 10-13 – Haunted Columbus Day Weekend Decorate a pumpkin, Make your own Candy/Caramel Apple, Halloween Tattoos, Halloween Costume Contest, Parade, Trick or Treating, Site Decorating Contest and more!


Elmer www.jellystonenj.com Sept. 26-28, Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Halloween Weekends Enjoy six weekends of our famous Jellystone Park haunted trail and hayride. This season is bigger and better than ever with a longer trail, scarier haunts and many, many surprises. There’s a magic pumpkin patch, site decorating contests and more.


Hudson River Valley Region/Gardiner www.lazyriverny.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Fall Festival Weekend Visit the many pick-your-own farms and wineries this area has to offer.  Fall crafts and activities this weekend.
  • Sept. 19-21, Sept. 26-28, Oct. 3-5 – Halloween Weekends Plenty of Halloween fun planned for every weekend, including crafts, site decorating, trick or treating, costume contests and more. Check the park’s website for details for each weekend. Halloween Dance Saturday night.
  • Oct. 10-13 – Halloween and Columbus Day Weekend Three days of beautiful fall foliage and fun! Site decorating (. Trick or treating, crafts, and a Halloween Dance.  Yogi Bear’s last party of 2014.

Catskill Mountains Area/Woodridge www.nyjellystone.com

  • Sept. 19 – 21 – Corn Maze Weekend

  • Sept. 26 – 28 – Pumpkin Picking Weekend
  • October 3 – 5 – Halloween in Autumn
  • October 10 – 13: Halloween in Autumn II/Columbus Day

Cooperstown Area/Garrattsville www.cooperstownjellystone.com

  • Late September-October 13, Fall Foliage Beginning late September and through most of October, the fall colors in Upstate New York are spectacular! 
Enjoy apple picking nearby or visit Fly Creek Cider Mill for their Big Squeeze and Cider fest! Enjoy warm fall days and crisp nights.
  • Oct. 10-13 – Columbus Day Weekend
 Join Yogi Bear and Boo Boo for one last weekend of fun before they retire for their long winter’s nap! Last chance for camping for the 2014 season. Limited activities scheduled with Pumpkin painting and fall festivities.

Eastern Lake Ontario/Mexico www.jellystonecny.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Football/Chili Cookoff Weekend Football themed crafts, activities and Chili Cookoff! Deck out your site with your favorite team color for prizes.
  • Sept. 19-21 & 26-28, Oct. 3-5 & 10-13 – Halloween Weekends Flashlight pumpkin hunt, pumpkin decorating, wagon rides, costume parade, site decorating for prizes and more! Tour this year’s haunted experience. Always a surprise!

Lake George/North Hudson www.paradisepines.com

  • Sept. 26-28 – Fall Foliage and Leaf Peeping Enjoy camping with a crispness in the air and bright starry nights.
  • Sept. 19-21 – Pumpkin Patch Halloween Celebrate a non-scary Halloween. Plant your pumpkin seeds in our magical pumpkin patch, costume parade, trick or treating, special Halloween craft, pumpkin painting, and non-scary haunted house.

Buffalo/Rochester/North Java www.wnyjellystone.com

  • Sept. 26-28 – Pumpkin Patch Weekend Join us for this non-scary Halloween. Trick or Treating, best decorated site contest, Halloween games, crafts and apple launching! Plant a seed in the Magic Pumpkin Patch and paint their pumpkin once it grows. Costume contest on 50% off all campsites, cabins, chalets, and deluxe trailers.
  • Oct. 3-5, 10-13 – Halloween Trick or treating, best decorated site contest, apple launching, Halloween games, crafts and ceramics including pumpkin painting. Costume contest on Saturday. 50% off all campsites, cabins, chalets and deluxe trailers.


Great Smoky Mountains/Cherokee www.jellystonecherokee.com

  • Sept. 19-21 – Roast Marshmallows with Yogi Bear & Boo Boo
  • Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, & Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Halloween Weekends Bring pumpkins for our carving and decorating contest. Don’t forget to bring your costumes for our contest. Trick or treat, site decorating contest and our Haunted House every Saturday night.

Marion www.jellystonemarion.com

  • Sept. 22-28 – Search for the Great Pumpkin Week To get you in the autumn spirit, compete in the annual scarecrow stuffin’ contest and sample mulled cider and donuts. Paint a pumpkin for the season, then gather your family and search for the GREAT PUMPKIN during our annual hunt!
  • Sept. 29-Nov. 2 – Haunted Halloween Weeks Enjoy our Magic Pumpkin Patch, 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 and the haunted maze that ends at the Grand Monster Mash Ball!

Tabor City  www.taborcityjellystone.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Sports & Tailgating Weekend
  • Oct. 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Halloween Weekends 


Shreve/Amish Country www.whisperinghillsrvpark.com

  • Oct. 3-5 – The Great Pumpkin Patch Weekend
  • Oct. 10-12 – Ghouls & Goblins Weekend
  • Oct. 17-19 – Oktoberfest Fall Color Weekend
  • Oct. 24-26 – Pirates & Princesses Weekend
  • Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Ranger’s Romp Halloween Monster Mash

Columbus North/Mt. Gilead www.columbusjellystone.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Football Festival Site judging contest, chili cook-off, flag football, cheerleading competition, game day crafts and tailgating.
  • Oct. 3-5 – Magic Pumpkin Patch Trick-or-treating, site decorating contest, magic pumpkin patch, costume parade and best family theme costume contest.
  • Oct. 10-12 – Hair-Raising Halloween Scary Halloween event with trick-or-treating, apple launching, pumpkin painting, karaoke, haunted trail, costume contest and site decorating contest.


Pittsburgh/Harrisville www.pittsburghjellystone.com

  • Sept. 5-7 – Harvest Fun Weekend Wine tasting by Foxburg Wine Cellars, football skills contest, fall craft, Lite Up night hike.
  • Sept. 26-28, Oct 3-5, Oct. 10-12, Oct. 17-19 – Spooktacular Campout Weekends  Trick or treat parade for the kids, best costume and best-decorated site and costume contest. Special costume bingo, costume karaoke and family movie night. Don’t miss the famous Haunted Pavilion on the last weekend!

Mill Run www.jellystonemillrun.com

  • Sept. 5-7 – Sports Tailgate Weekend Decorate your site with your favorite team colors and join us for our tailgating cookoff (chili, nachos, etc.) 50% off summer rates (excludes ALL rental units.) Up to 25% discount on rental units.
  • Sept. 26-28 and Oct. 3-5 – Halloween Weekends Yogi Bear’s Magical Pumpkin Patch wagon ride; Halloween games; parade; site decorating contest. Wagon rides to Haunted Mountain Trail and trick or treat.
  • Oct. 10-12 – Boo Boo’s Spectacular Weekend Non-scary weekend – Magical Pumpkin Patch wagon ride; pumpkin painting; trick or treat; fall wagon ride; evening entertainment.

Milton www.slcreek.com Sept. 19-21, Sept. 26-28, Oct. 3-5, Oct. 10-12 – Trail of Terror Weekends – Best decorated site and best costume contests with prizes! Face painting and bobbing for apples. Trick or treating, magic pumpkin patch and pumpkin painting. Haunted hayride and Haunted House.

Lancaster South/Quarryville www.jellystonepa.com Sept. 26-28, Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-25, & Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Halloween Weekends Crafts, pumpkin carving competitions, a costume contest and daytime “Trick-or-Treating” around the park. Non-scary hayride at 4 p.m.; Haunted Hayride after dark. Monster Mash Dance Party on Saturday nights and site decorating contest. Book 2 in a row and get the onsite storage at no charge! Add a 3rd night – $25 for campers and 1/2 price for the 3rd night in cabins. Available for all Halloween weekends!


Columbia/Swansea www.columbiajellystone.com

  • Sept. 19-20 – Fall Weekend and Chili Potluck with Recipe Swap Friday Family Fun Movie, Kids’ Crafts, Hey rides, fun fall games, potluck chili suppoer, candy bar bingo.
  • Sept. 27-28 – Fall Feast Weekend Friday Family Fun Movie, Community campfire and marshmallow roast, kids’ crafts, hey rides, scavenger hunt, slow cooker potluck supper, candy bar bingo. 20% off all tent and RV camping! Just say “It’s Fall Y’all!” when making your reservation.
  • Oct. 4-6 & 11-12 – Halloween No-Scare Weekend Family Halloween movie, marshmallow roast, pumpkin painting, Halloween scavenger hunt, costume contests, glow hey ride, and trick or treating.
  • Oct. 18-20, 25-27, & Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Halloween Spooktacular Weekends Haunted hey ride – kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Crafts, pumpkin painting, costume contests, trick or treating, Halloween Haunt in the recreation center, site-decorating contest.

Sioux Falls www.jellystonesiouxfalls.com

  • Sept. 19 – 21 – Witching Weekend! Halloween crafts, Halloween Party, Magic
Pumpkin Patch, trick or treating, and more! Camp Friday and Saturday for only $75 (excluding cabins, offer good for two night stay and no other discounts apply.)
  • Sept. 27 – 29 – Yogi Bear’s Pumpkin Patch Weekend! Yogi Bear’s Pumpkin Patch will be open for you to pick and decorate that perfect pumpkin! Halloween Crafts, Halloween party, Trick or Treating, and more! Cap Friday and Saturday for only $75.
  • Oct. 5 – Muttz in the Maze! We open the corn maze to our furry friends! A portion of the proceeds from the days corn maze admissions will be donated to the Sioux Falls Humane Society.
  • Oct. 25 – 5th Annual Monster Mash! Games, Activities, Music! All included with your corn maze admission!


Gatlinburg Area/Cosby www.greatsmokyjellystone.com

  • Sept. 19-21 – Football Tailgating Weekend Fall means football! And football means tailgating! Bring your favorite dish for the potluck. Watch college football on the big screen. Wear your jerseys and bring your pom poms for the flag football game!
  • Sept. 26-28 – Chili Cookoff Weekend Is your chili savory and saucy or three-alarm spicy? Whatever your flavor bring your tasty recipes for the chili-cookoff. You could be the winner!
  • Oct. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, Oct. 31-Nov. 2, & Nov. 7-9 Halloween Weekends Our six Non-Scary Halloween weekends are always a blast! Dress-up hey-rides, trick or treat, pumpkin carving contests, dance party, karaoke site decorating with prizes, crafts, and much more! We also have fun activities during the week at this time.

Nashville www.nashvillejellystone.com Oct. 10-12, 17-19 – Spooktacular Halloweekends Pumpkin decorating, costume contests, trick or treating, crafts and site decorating contest. Have fun at our Creature Bash on Saturday night.


North Texas/Burleson www.northtexasjellystone.com Oct. 3-5, 10-13, 17-19, 24-26, & Oct. 31-Nov. 3 Yogi Bear’s Fall Fiesta Weekends 

Canyon Lake www.jellystonehillcountry.com Oct. 3-5, Oct. 10-12, Oct. 17-19, Oct. 24-26, Oct. 31-Nov. 2 Fall Festival Weekends and BooBoo Boo! Weekends Magic Pumpkin Patch, camper-treating, our non-scary costume contests, treat bag and pumpkin decorating, mini-carnival and best decorated site contest. Enjoy these “beary” special weekends with the family!

Fredericksburg/Texas Wine Country www.twcjellystone.com

  • Sept. 19-21 Extreme Sports Weekend Help us “kick off” this weekend with a punt and pass contest, flag football, and it’s all happening around our “tail-gate” party.
  • Oct. 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, & Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Halloween Weekends Plant magic pumpkin seeds, costume judging, pumpkin painting, site decorating, and trick-or-treating! Dress in costume for the Monster Mash Dance Saturday night!

East Texas/Tyler www.jellystoneatwhisperingpines.com Check the park website for Halloween events.

Houston Area/Waller www.lonestarcamping.com

  • Sept. 26-28 – Early Bird Halloween
  • Oct 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, Oct. 31-Nov. 2 Halloween Trail of Terror Weekends Trick or treating, costume contests, magic pumpkin patch, pumpkin painting, best decorated sites/cabins, Halloween crafts, movies, hayrides, dance party, scheduled activities, crafts and contests.

Wichita Falls, TX (north of Dallas)  www.wichitafallsjellystone.comOctober 9-11, 16-18, 23-25 – Halloween Weekends Part I, II & III  Boo! Calling all Halloween lovers! Jellystone Park™ will have all of your fall and Halloween favorites this season. We will have special fall designs in ceramics, sun-catchers, t-shirts, and crafts! There will be a pumpkin patch every weekend, and site decorating is always fun with prizes for all the winners! Our park will be decorated all month long with tons of Halloween décor. These weekends are some that you don’t want to miss!


Emporia www.campingbear.com

  • Sept. 22-23 – Football Weekend Five percent discount for weekend stay if you wear a pro or college football jersey or shirt when checking in. Pass, kick & punt contests. Crafts, games, wagon rides, movies nightly, visits from Yogi Bear.
  • Oct. 24-25 – Halloween New features added for 2014! Join us on Friday for a wagon ride with Yogi Bear followed by a campfire of s’mores and ghost stories. Saturday features crafts, games, trick or treating, costume contest, HAUNTED HAYRIDE, and site decorating contest.

Gloucester Point Area/Hayes www.jellystonegp.com

Sept. 26-28 – Fall Festival Leaf print portraits, apple smash, chili cookoff, hayride, movie.

Luray www.campluray.com

  • Sept. 20-21 – Pumpkin Patch Weekend This is a special non-scary Halloween weekend for Boo Boo, with pumpkin decorating contest, pumpkin relays, ceramics, wagon ride, and trick-or-treating. Saturday night Halloween Glow Stick Dance.
  • Sept. 26-28, Oct. 3-5, Oct. 17-19, Oct 24-26, Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Halloween Weekends Join in the site-decorating contest and spread some ghoulish cheer while trying to win a camping certificate worth cash off on a visit anytime in the next year! Warning: Everyone gets into the spirit, so small children will be frightened.
  • Oct. 11-12 – Heritage Festival Weekend Enjoy the Page Valley Annual Heritage Festival this weekend. The fairgrounds are only 3 miles away, where they will have local crafts, music of the mountains, and homemade country food. We’ll make crafts, have wagon rides, and play candy bar bingo.

Natural Bridge www.campnbr.com

  • Sept. 26-28 – Pumpkin Patch Weekend Boo Boo has tons of fun planned for you in his non-scary Halloween weekend. We’ll have games, Halloween ceramics, pumpkin decorating, costume contests, trick or treating, and a glow stick wagon ride.
  • Oct. 3-5, 17-19, 24-26, & Oct. 31-Nov. 2 – Witching Weekends Join us for games, arts & crafts, pumpkin carving/painting, costume contests for you and your pet, and trick or treating. Decorate your site to spook our judges for a chance at winning a prize. Haunted Trail and Monster Mash Dance Party!


Prairie du Chien/Bagley www.jellystonebagley.com Sept. 19-21 & 26-28 – Halloween Weekends Don’t forget the Halloween decorations, trick or treat candy and costumes! Trick or treating, prizes for the best-decorated site. Haunted pavilion Saturday evening.

Milwaukee Area/Caledonia www.jellystone-caledonia.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Halloween/Fall Fiesta Weekend Plant magic pumpkin seeds and buy a pumpkin to paint, or make a caramel apple. Halloween Party and trick or treating. The Haunted Trail also debuts this weekend.
  • Sept. 19-21 – Halloween Pumpkin Patch Weekend Plant magic pumpkin seeds and buy a pumpkin to paint. Join us for a costume contest, Halloween Parade, trick or treating and Haunted Trail!
  • Sept. 26-28 – Halloween Spooktacular Weekend A scavenger hunt will solve a big mystery at Jellystone Park! The whole family can take part in a group themed costume contest. Stick around for a spooky movie and the Haunted Trail.
  • Oct. 3-5, & 10-12 – Halloween Fright Night Weekends Costume contest, kids crafts, trick or treating and much more.  “Scary Fun Factor” game and Haunted Trail.

Fort Atkinson www.jellystonefort.com

  • Sept. 12-14 – Sports Weekend/Chili Cook Off
 There will be a punt, pass, kick competition, a bags tournament, plus shuffleboard, basketball, and horseshoes.  Our annual chili cook off will be held this weekend as well!
  • Sept. 19-21, 26-28, Oct. 3-5, Oct. 10-12 – Halloween Weekends Pumpkin patch, site decorating contest, and trick or treat!  Coloring contests, a candy corn guessing contest, and more fun fall activities planned. Our annual Haunted House will be open in October for lots of scares!

Fremont www.fremontjellystone.com

  • Sept. 26-28 – Sports Weekend Tailgate Party Tailgate at your site for your favorite team! This is our inaugural Tailgate Party event, so get ready to start a family tradition.
  • Oct. 3-5 –Spooktacular Weekend Spooky movies, costume contests, site decoration contest, and trick or treating! Don’t forget our Haunted Trail and Haunted Hayride.

Warrens www.jellystonewarrens.com

  • Sept. 5-7 – Team Spirit Weekend Wear your team colors and participate in throwing and kicking contests.
  • Sept. 26-28 – Cranfest Weekend Join Yogi Bear for the 42nd Annual Warrens Cranberry Festival. Ride our shuttle buses to the Festival for free. We will have a DJ Dance and the Trail of Terror on Saturday evening.
  • Oct. 3-5, Oct. 10-12 – Halloween Weekends Wear your Halloween costume to take part in our costume contest and trick or treating. Stroll through the Trail of Terror! Join us for the pumpkin chucking contest, pumpkin patch train ride and win a FREE weekend with our site-decorating contest.


Niagara Falls, Ontario www.jellystoneniagara.ca

  • Sept. 5-6, Sept. 26-27 – Fall Festival Come to Jellystone Park for our first fall festival! Help Yogi Bear fill his picnic basket up with food from the fall harvest during the scavenger hunt! Then hop on board the wagon for our Fall Hayride.
  • Oct. 3-4, Oct. 10-11 – Halloween Family Weekend Jellystone Park goes spooky! Bring your Halloween costumes, candy and site decorations for a family friendly day of Trick or Treating and Halloween themed events!