Mother’s Day Celebrations
Give mom the gift of family this Mother’s Day at a Jellystone Park™! Mother’s Day is a special day to remember and honor your mom for all of the wonderful things she has done for your family. If you looking for great mother’s day gift ideas, then celebrate her at a Jellystone Park. Whether she loves RV camping, the comfort of a cabin rental, or the beauty of tent camping, your mom will know how much she is loved this mother’s day at a JellystonePark campground.
Each park has a slightly different approach to honoring mom, but there will be plenty of activities to enjoy. Treat mom to a walk or a swim, a ride in a pedal cart, or a fun game of mini golf. Some of our parks are making breakfast or offering gift cards for a mani-pedi while others have card making or special art and craft hours. However you decide to lavish your mom, she will feel the love of family and enjoy a weekend of being treated like a queen! It’s easy to come up with great mother’s day gift ideas with Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts!
Make your reservation today and give her a memorable, relaxing, and fun weekend that the whole family will remember. Below, please see our list of events that were celebrated last Mother’s Day at participating parks.
Disclaimer: If a Jellystone Park location is not listed, they either do not have Mother’s Day specific events or they are not yet open for the season. To view a full list of locations, go to the Find a Park page.
Elberta, AL – Treat mom to a special Mother’s Day Tea where you can present her with a special Mother’s Day Card and a bouquet of flowers that you made. Sign up in the office for a Mother’s Day Pancake breakfast.
Cobb, CA – Time to give Mom a break from everyday life and bring her out for a weekend of fun and relaxation. We’ll even help with breakfast! Make sure Mom knows how much she’s appreciated with a trip to Cobb Mountain.
Estes Park, CO – Treat mom to a weekend away at Jellystone Park. Opening weekend special 15% off campsites and 20% off cabins
Milford, DE – Ask about our Mother’s Day Package! Treat mom to a pedicure or haircut at Salon La Roc with a $50 Gift Card! Mom take a break and join us for our get together with refreshments! Your little ones will enjoy making you a card and gift. BBQ Cooking Show by Haas’s.
Madison, FL – Treat mom with a relaxing weekend this year. We will have scheduled activities including making a special card for your wonderful mother, face painting, waterslide and so much more.
Amboy, IL – Life is a Fairy Tale and moms will enjoy an enchanted weekend to live their own fairy tale! Join us for face painting, an enchanted pool party, and magical carpet rides for princes and princesses. Candy Hunt, a Fairy Tale Parade (for moms of course), building of Sand Castles at Boo Boo’s Beach, Magic and a FairyTale Movie Marathon. Mom gets a break when you treat her to our Sunday morning breakfast buffet.orning breakfast buffet.
Goodfield, IL – 10% of a nights’ stay to American Cancer Society.
Pittsfield, IL – Time to give mom a break and celebrate! This weekend is all about pampering our moms! Do you think Yogi Bear™ will be awake to join us in our Mothers Day festivities?? We will have to wait and see!
Bloomington, IN – Celebrate your Mom this weekend. You and Mom are invited to a Purse Party. Mom will leave with a special gift just from you. And don’t miss out on the photo op with Mom and Cindy Bear.™
Fremont, IN – Treat your Mom like the Queen she is this weekend! We’ll have champagne for Moms at the pancake breakfast, make her something special at craft hour, paint ceramics, and have fun at the adult only horse races!
Knightstown, IN – It’s Mom’s SPECIAL Weekend!! Treat Mom like royalty this weekend. Let’s give Mom Saturday night off and join us for a special spaghetti dinner ($) in the large pavilion. Bring the whole family and Moms eat free.
Pierceton, IN – The weekend it is about the women in your life. Start the season off with a 5K walk/run as we kick off a health fitness year. Join in on a beautiful craft for your favorite mom/grandma/aunt or just that special person. Afterwards, we will watch a fun game of “HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOUR MOM”. Don’t forget about Bingo, Golf Cart Games, fun for the kids and much more. Moms and Dads can take some time to dance the night away while enjoying wine and cheese with music by DJ Jim. But let’s not forget your favorite bears. IT IS TIME TO WAKE THEM UP. Get out your noise makers and wake up YOGI, BOO BOO™ AND CINDY.
Plymouth, IN – This is mom’s weekend to relax and enjoy being a mom. Show your appreciation and make a special craft for your mom and pamper her at the spa where you can enjoy some refreshments too. Special order a flower for the special woman in your life. Serenade Mom Friday night at Karaoke and Mom and Dad can enjoy the evening together at the dance on Saturday night.
Lawrence, KS – All About Mom Mothers Day Weekend /Flower Power
Cave City, KY – Pamper Mom this weekend and treat her to a great weekend getaway at Jellystone Park. Kids make a special gift for Mom at arts & crafts. We’ll have t-shirt coloring, crafts, games and more. We’ll have a Mother-Daughter look-a-like contest as well. Kids dance the first dance with Mom at the Friday night family dance. Bring Mom to the Ranger Station Sunday morning for complimentary waffle breakfast for the entire family. Don’t forget Saturday night karaoke and hey-hey-hey rides!
Lake Charles, LA – Our mothers are an important part of our lives! This weekend is dedicated to the moms in your life. Show her how much you know about her with our Mom & Kid trivia or sing her a song at Karaoke. Join us Saturday afternoon for a special relaxation treat: pedicures, facials, and fun snacks ($$)! On Sunday morning, Mom gets a free pancake breakfast! (Mom’s breakfast is free as long as at least one breakfast is purchased!)
Robert, LA – We’ll start with a “Moms only” wine & cheese party by the pool deck Friday. Enjoy a yummy steak dinner (fee) Saturday before the Band. Champagne & Pancake Breakfast Sunday “FREE FOR MOMs.” (Fee on side orders, mom’s too. Fee for pancakes, dads & kids.)
Madison, ME – We aim to give Mom a break – we’ll begin by offering extended craft and game hours for the kids. Then we’ll cook a yummy waffle breakfast on Saturday AND Sunday mornings and Mom eats FREE. Mom will definitely be “Queen for a Day!”
Hagerstown, MD – This is the weekend to celebrate your Mom. Don’t miss the special photo opportunity for Mom, her family and Cindy Bear. Moms get pampered with “special” facials and other TLC. Girls and Moms are invited to a “purse party.” Kids dance the first dance with Mom at the Saturday night dance. Give Mom a break from cooking and come to the special Sunday brunch; bring the family and Mom eats free. Oh! Did we mention the Moms-only Wine and Cheese Party?
Frankenmuth, MI – Celebrate with Mom this weekend. Special activities for mom and the kids on Saturday. Make a Mother’s Day craft and a Mom’s only swim time planned.
Grayling, MI – It’s MOM’S special day, treat her like a queen all weekend! All campsites are just $20.00 per night and cabins are 25% off!
Silver Lake, MI – Pamper your special Mom this weekend. Yogi will crown one deserving Mom with our “Mother of the Year” award. All Moms will also receive free coffee and donuts at the Ranger Station. Kids can make a special craft to dedicate to Mom and area attractions will provide even more to do for families! Mt. Baldy Hill Climb On Sunday.
Austin, MN – What better way to show our love for our mommies than a special camping weekend just for her? We will be making a craft for mom; having a mother/daughter nail-polish tea party; and hosting our annual Shop, Relax, Wine & Cheese Party (age 21+ will be issued tickets for wine, with valid ID). Enjoy a family hayride, as well as ceramics and Colortime. Look forward to Karaoke to end the night on Saturday. BONUS: Yogi Bear said to charge all families Basic Rate and give them All-Inclusive privileges. Shhh, don’t tell Ranger Smith™.
Pelahatchie, MS – Make Mom a gift at the Activity Center, and a Free pancake breakfast for Mom on Sunday Morning.
Eureka, MO – Lots of activities for moms including: #1 Mom Trophy and card making; Mom versus kids scavenger hunt; pancake breakfast; sand art for Mom, Cindy Bear’s Beauty Shop Tea Party and more!
Cherokee, NC – MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND & FIRESIDE CIRCLE Happy Mother’s Day! Show Mom how much you love her by making something special at arts and crafts. Bring Mom to our Hot Dog Roast on Saturday. Yogi and Boo Boo have planned a special free breakfast for Mom (with purchase of one meal) on Sunday morning.
Marion, NC – 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!
Tabor City, NC – Bring Mom for some free pampering. Don’t forget to register your Mom for a free gift.
Cooperstown, NY – Hey, hey, hey everybody we are back for another GREAT camping season! Yogi Bear and our crew are excited to see some familiar faces as well as some new ones this year. Yogi and Boo Boo have hibernated all winter long and are ready to have fun! Come along as we wake up the bears to join us for the festivities! We’ll help you pamper Mom this weekend with a Mary Kay facial. Complimentary hot dog roast!
Gardiner, NY – Yogi and BooBoo love Moms so bring your Mom to enjoy a fun filled weekend that’s all about her! Special crafts and events and a Mother’s Day party on Saturday night.
Mexico, NY – We’ll help you pamper Mom this weekend. Make Mom a gift, play Mom & Me games and more. Sunday FREE breakfast for Mom with a minimum of one paid adult breakfast, when accompanied by family. As a way to say “Thank You”, we have a special offer just for active duty military and veterans. Book an electric/water site for this weekend and receive 50% off regular spring pricing. You must present your active military or veterans ID to receive the discount. Must mention discount when reserving to receive this special rate. There is a minimum two night stay. No other discounts apply.
North Hudson, NY – Dad & kids, it’s your turn to cook! Mom cooked for Easter in March, now it’s your turn to cook Easter Dinner for Mom. We provide the ham and you bring the side dishes and drinks. Egg hunt, egg coloring, egg volleyball and more!
North Java, NY – Pamper Mom this weekend. Paint ceramics, play games and activities with Mom. Participate in the Mother – Daughter Look-a-Like Contest. Dads & Kids can make something special at our No Moms Allowed craft session. 50% off all Campsites, Cabins, Chalets & Deluxe Trailers.
Woodridge, NY – Happy Mother’s Day! Show Mom how much you love her by making a wonderful arts & craft. On Sunday, there is an Eggs and Bagel Breakfast ($) where Moms eat free!! Free* site or ½ off summer rental unit rate for active teachers, firemen, nurses or EMTs (valid ID required). With our thanks! For all others, sites $39/night, cabins $30 off/night, lodges/trailers $50 off/night.
Harrisville, PA – Happy Mother’s Day! Come celebrate and show your appreciation for your fantastic mom! Craft for Mom, Shopping Spree Extravaganza There will also be a mother-child scavenger hunt and you will have a chance to enter your mom in our GIFT GIVE AWAY! Moms get a FREE WRISTBAND with the purchase of a child’s band! (MOMS EAT FREE) breakfast on Sunday morning at Family Tradition Restaurant ($)!
Mill Run, PA – Bring Mom for some free pampering, massage, manicure and hairstyle. Register Mom for a free gift. Come make Mom a present at kid’s crafts. Take Mom to dinner at our restaurant for one of our specials, she’ll receive a free dessert with her meal ($).
Milton, PA – Cindy Bear honors all Moms with a Mother/Daughter Tea Party on Saturday & breakfast on Sunday! Make a special craft for Mom Saturday morning. Bingo of course plus the Snack Bar opens this weekend!! Please note–Bicycle Helmets are required for ages 12 & under.
Quarryville, PA – Make Mother’s Day memorable! Join us in celebration of mothers this weekend with a special Mother’s Day craft, free coffee and donut breakfast on Sunday for Moms, free Mother’s Day card-making craft, Mother’s Day Basket Bingo, a Mother/Daughter look-alike contest, a Mother’s Day scavenger hunt, and a family movie night. Cindy Bear will be celebrating, too!
For all of our Club Yogi Rewards Card members: You will receive a FREE gift at check in (one per family) when you present your membership card. You are also given 20% off our posted weekend rates (this discount does not apply to the 3rd night special or to extra overnight persons)! Club Yogi Gold Card holders are entitled to a FREE campsite upgrade this weekend too (upgrade offer is based on availability at check-in)!
All Campsite Guests can add either a Thursday or Sunday night stay to their 2 night reservation (Fri + Sat) for ONLY $25! Cabin Renters – the 3rd night in a cabin is ½ price! Activities and amenities are Fri-Sun till check out time only. There are limited amenities on all other weekdays.
Swansea, SC – Weekend activities include: Friday Family Fun Movie, Kid’s Crafts – Special for Mom. Choose free craft or upgrade. ($), Golf Cart and Bike, Parade, Mrs. Jellystone Contest! Mom can win a great prize!, Candy Bar Bingo, Pancake Breakfast Sunday ($), Moms Eat FREE!
Sioux Falls, SD – Treat Mom to a special weekend. 20% off all sites! Make your mom a special Mother’s Day Gift! Carnations and a hug from Yogi Bear.
Gatlinburg, TN – Time out for Mom! Get your special Mom away from the hustle and bustle of her daily grind and give her time to relax. Come on Sunday morning for all you can eat pancake breakfast ($) with coffee, milk and juice. Moms eat for FREE! Dedicate your favorite karaoke song to your Mom at our karaoke night. Celebrate her and make a one of a kind Mother’s Day card or treat her to a free round of mini-golf!
Burleson, TX – Give mom a special weekend full of fun and memories. Get your family picture taken with Yogi Bear and friends. Then decorate a keepsake frame to display it in. Kids, pamper your mom with a manicure, massage, or facial at Cindy Bear’s “Mom Spa”. Make a special secret craft for Mother’s Day to give to mom. Get mom to compete with you in our second annual “My Mom Ain’t No Sissy” challenge. Take mom to an outdoor evening movie. Or treat mom to free breakfast on Mother’s Day morning.
Canyon Lake, TX – It is Mom’s special day so we’re celebrating with a little something special for mom at check-in. Let her relax while the kids make a card and have fun! Don’t forget, pancakes are free for Mom on Sunday!
Fredericksburg, TX – Mother’s Day parade and dance
Waller, TX – Moms deserve a break – So treat Mom to a well deserved great get-a-way! Pancake Breakfast FREE Pancakes for Mom’s, Make a special gift for Mom at the Craft Center.
Emporia,VA – Make a special gift for Mom. Scavenger Hunt, Yogi Bear in person and more!
Gloucester Point,VA – Activities for mom and the whole family starting on Friday night. Includes a Pinboard craft (unique craft from our Pinterest board), make a card for mom, Mom & me games, Mom & me jumping pillow, Spa Spectacular and complimentary breakfast! Plus, stay with us Mother’s Day Weekend and get 25% off Father’s Day Weekend.
Luray,VA – Let’s show Mom some love this weekend. Kids make a gift for Mom at crafts, sing songs on the wagon ride, and Moms are free at candy bar bingo. This is the weekend of Luray’s Festival of Spring 3 miles away on Main Street. Pools and Yogi Bear’s Water Zone are open daily. The waterslide opens Saturdays starting this weekend.
Natural Bridge,VA – Pamper your mom with a weekend of fun and relaxation. Dress up in your best Princess or Prince costume and enter your mom in our Makeover Relay Race! Enjoy candy bar bingo, tie dye t-shirts, and Hey! ride with Yogi Bear and his friends. Saturday evening, bring a baked good and join us for our Cake Walk benefiting the Susan G. Komen foundation. Afterwards, make sure mom has her dancing shoes on for our Glow Stick Dance Party. Sunday morning, Moms eat free at our Mother’s Day pancake breakfast!
Bagley, WI – Pamper mom this weekend with our family activities that will knock her socks off! We will be quizzing the kids to see how well they know mom, having a mom vs. child scavenger hunt, making mother’s day cards, having a pampering session for mom, and for the moms that are crazed bingo fans…Adult Bingo! Ranger Smith has caught the spring fever and is offering the 2 NIGHTS FOR THE PRICE OF ONE special again for this weekend!
Caledonia, WI – This Celebration will be filled with games and free cake and ice cream while supplies last. We are teaming up with Make-A-Wish ® Wisconsin and donating $5 per campsite or cabin booking for the weekend of May 10-12.
Fort Atkinson, WI – This weekend is all about moms! Spend some quality time with your mom at Jellystone Park of Fort Atkinson by pampering her with all the luxuries of camping. Stop by the activity center to make her a cool present; such as sand art or a sun catcher. The Lodge may have some specials on items that mom will be sure to love.
Fremont, WI – Ready to spend some quality time with that special lady in your life? Come to Jellystone for a relaxing and enjoyable weekend full of pampering for mom! We’ll have a nail party, mommy makeover, mom/child games, and let’s not forget the Mother’s day craft . Come and relax on this very special weekend.
Warrens, WI – We all know that Mom’s are special so we have planned a special day just for her. Treat Mom to a FREE pancake breakfast at Yogi’s Place. Paint a special ceramic or T-shirt just for Mom.
Wisconsin Dells, WI – Spoil Mom this weekend and treat her to a great weekend getaway at Jellystone Park™. Make Mom a one of a kind Mother’s Day Card. Have a family picture taken with Yogi Bear™ and decorate a fabulous frame to put your keepsake in. Attend the Wine and Cheese Tasting Social (5/11) and join us for FREE coffee and danish (5/11 & 5/12). After that, meet Mom on the mini-golf course where she plays for FREE! Remember to sign-up for breakfast in bed, exclusively for Mothers (5/12)! Buy one night and get 50% off 2nd night at these already low rates! Check out our discounted rates and 50% off resort amenities such as boat rentals, mini-golf and golf carts when you join us for our Magnificent Mothers Day!