October 16, 2012

The History of Halloween

Was that a witch whizzing through the air? A ghost peeking around that twisted tree stump? A vampire stalking you through the cemetery? Could be - the howling winds of October are upon us and with them come all sorts of otherworldly creatures and customs. Historians are divided on Halloween's true origins; some believe the holiday is based on the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, while others take it back...

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October 27, 2010

Jellystone Park™ Campground in Sturbridge, Massachusetts Hosts Halloween Weekend

Join the spooky Halloween family fun at [parklink park="22" text="Jellystone Park™ Campground in Sturbridge, Massachusetts"]  October 29-31. There are treats for tricksters of all ages, including arts and crafts, scarecrow building, leaf gathering, bingo, spider-walk races, pumkin bowling, holiday parade, trick-or-treating, Halloween dance, Enchanted Forest walk, haunted story teller, and more. Plus there will be costume contests for adults and children with awesome prizes.

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October 21, 2010

Haunt Your Favorite Jellystone Park™ Campground this Halloween

The witching hour has arrived. October is here, and with it comes sweet-but-tart caramel apples, rotund orange pumpkins glowing with candlelight, crisp evenings arriving earlier than we remember, and of course ghosts, goblins and ghouls of all ages, shapes and sizes. It's a frightfully festive season at Jellystone Park Campgrounds, and our parks pull out all the spooky stops to celebrate. While the fun started in September, it moves into...

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October 10, 2010

Sturbridge Jellystone - Halloween Weekend Reservations

Make reservations for HALLOWEEN WEEKEND This year we are celebrating Halloween Weekend twice. October 22-24 October 29-31 Great Entertainment, Trick Or Treat, Costume Judging, Site Judging, Haunted Forest Walk (There will be a block of campsites set aside for those of you who wish to decorate them for the haunted walk. There will be prizes for the scariest campsites. Decorated campsites will be judged by everyone on the Horribles Light...

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October 1, 2010

Barton Lake Indiana Campground Announces Halloween Festivities

Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp Resort at Barton Lake is celebrating the fall and Halloween season this year with four Halloween weekends! [gallery link="file"] September 17-19 is "Happy Howl-O-Ween", geared for the Little Tykes. The [parklink park="41" text="Barton Lake Indiana campground"] will feature a costume parade with trick-or-treating along the parade route, picture time in the pumpkin patch, hunt for The Great Pumpkin, story time, craft hour, cartoons, wagon rides,...

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