Christmas in July at Jellystone Park Campgrounds

Jellystone Park™ campgrounds offer the ultimate mid-summer camping event — Christmas in July Themed Weekends!

The holiday season goes by much too quickly for most people. But families who visit Jellystone Park™ campgrounds in July will have another chance to celebrate the holidays with annual “Christmas in July” activities. Christmas in July weekends typically include campsite and cabin decorating contests, gift exchanges and visits by Santa Claus. Some parks even have caroling, snowball fights and iceskating, while children’s craft activities range from making Christmas ornaments to painting ceramics for mom and dad.

Jellystone Park Campgrounds Celebrate Christmas in July

Jellystone Park Campgrounds Celebrate Christmas in July

Christmas in July themed weeks and weekends are scheduled at most Jellystone Park campgrounds across the U.S. and Canada as shown below.

If a Jellystone Park location is not listed, they do not have Christmas in July specific events.  To view a full list of locations, go to the Find a Park page.


2015 Christmas in July Events

(Most parks have been updated with 2015 information, however, a few parks are still showing 2014 events. Please visit parks’ websites for current details.)


Woodstock, NBA Bear-y, Merry Mistletoe Christmas (July 17-19). G-o-o-d Friends! G-o-o-d Cheer! It’s the “most wonderful time of the year” at Jellystone Park™ this weekend as Yogi Bear™ cordially invites Y-O-U and your family to come mingle and jingle at our annual Christmas get-together! Since families are bear-y special make sure to bring along your camera for a memorable Photo Opportunity with Santa Claus and Yogi Bear™ for that perfect family Christmas card. The tree is up, the lights are aglow…. it’s time to c-e-l-e-b-r-a-t-e with folks we know at the Tinsel Town Christmas PartySaturday afternoon with Santa who will be passing out special “treat bags” ($) and during the party “ring-out-a-cheer” for the most courageous camper who dons the most hideous sweater at the Ugliest Christmas Sweater Contest! Holiday festivities abound as you fill your bucket with the Twelve Days of Christmas, slip n’ slide Ice Skating…..Jellystone Park™ Style and participate in Blitzen’s Double Chocolate Bar Bingo. Also Join the Rangers and create your bear-y own Christmas Colortime Work of Art ($). The magic of the Christmas season warms Yogi Bear’s heart so load up your sleigh wintery and bright, decorations and lights for the ever popular Site Decorating Contest (6 categories of judging) where you may WIN FREE CAMPING! Don’t fuss or fidget just bring your Christmas spririt and hang out for the holidays all weekend long……… Grinches NOT allowed in Jellystone Park-Ville!

Kingston, NS – July 24-26 – Ho Ho Ho! Merry Christmas! Come see and visit the one and only Santa for his annual visit to Jellystone Park™! Bring your ugliest Christmas sweater for our Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest. Adults can partake in a Chinese Gift Exchange. Decorate our Christmas tree with Cindy Bear™ and bring your dance partner to the snowflake ball! You won’t want to miss this festive weekend! Don’t forget to bring gift for Santa to give to your child!

Niagara Falls, Ontario – July 24-26 – It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Parents may bring a gift for their children to be delivered by Yogi Bear™ playing Santa ($20 max) on Saturday afternoon at the Rec Hall. There will be a Christmas DJ Dance Saturday evening, caroling and a sleigh ride around the park! Don’t forget to bring Christmas decorations for your campsites (prize available)!

Toronto, Ontario – July 24-26 – It’s the most wonderful time of the year, Christmas in July! Gingerbread making, decorating the Christmas tree and singing Christmas carols are only a few of the many holiday-spirited activities being held this weekend!


Larkspur, CO – July 10-12 – Christmas in July weekend includes: ‘Ice skating’, Melted snowman cookies, Site decorating contest, Golf cart decorating contest, Christmas carol hayrides, Christmas ornament (ceramics), Favorite Christmas tradition contest

Montrose, CO – July 24-26 – Holly Jolly Christmas in July – In the middle of summer, celebrate Christmas in July with us. We’ll have decorations, Christmas treats, holiday music, paint a ceramic Christmas tree and of course join us for cookies-n-milk with Santa Claus. Also, on Sunday Yogi Bear™ will join us for all you can eat pancake breakfast.


Milford, DE – July 24-26 – It was the night before Christmas and WOW!


Bremen, GA – July 19-21 – It’s going to be a cool weekend in July as we celebrate an early Christmas with Yogi and his friends. Lots of fun games and crafts. When you spot Yogi, be sure to tell him what you want for Christmas. We will be painting ceramics for Christmas presents for Mom and Dad. Join us for our white elephant Christmas gift exchange. Just bring a small wrapped gift (around $1) and be creative when you wrap it as there will be a prize for the “most unusually” wrapped gift.


Amboy, IL – July 24-26 – Believe in Christmas featuring holiday music, movies, Christmas parade, snowball fights, sleigh rides and site decorations. Come for holiday pancake breakfast and the “Snow Ball” dance on Saturday. Santa and Mrs. Clause will be here for their annual visit.

Millbrook, IL – July 17-19 – Winter Wonderland – A visit from Santa, Yogi Bear’s Christmas Stageshow, and a big snow ball fight!  July 24-26 – Bah Humbug – We’ll be celebrating all the holidays the bears miss because of hibernation!

Pittsfield, IL – July 17-19 and July 24-26 – Santa Claus is coming to Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ at Pine Lakes! Help us celebrate Christmas early with crafts, tree decorating, contests and games! Santa Claus will be here to listen to your Christmas wish list and have a special gift for every child! We will have a Black Saturday 50% off blow out sale of assorted Yogi Bear™ merchandise! Decorate your campsite and receive a prize!


Bloomington, IN – July 24-26 – Handmade Christmas in July!! That’s right. This year we are going to join Yogi Bear™, BooBoo™, and Cindy Bear™ to make handmade Christmas gifts. If you are creative and want to share a Christmas craft that kids or adults can make, email it to us and we will try to put it on the weekend craft schedule. Plus…Santa will be here. There will be Christmas Caroling on the wagon ride. We will decorate our tree, and you can decorate your site. We will have snowball fights and lots more Christmas fun. We are asking our guests, if possible, to bring a toy we will donate to Toys for Tots.

Fremont, IN – July 24-26 – Yogi Bear’s Winter Wonderland Weekend. Santa Clause is coming to Jellystone Park™ to check on all of our campers. There will be ice skating and snow ball fights! Make a Christmas craft during arts and crafts. There will also be bingo, tie-dye, wagon rides with caroling, and much more!

Knightstown, IN – July 24-26 – Santa Claus is coming to Jellystone Park™. Decorate your site to win vouchers for camping. Cabins are not to be decorated. Try your hand at “ice skating”, snowball fights, and making your own ornament for our Christmas tree. Please provide a SMALL wrapped gift for your child, ($10 value or less).

Pierceton, IN – July 10-12 – A BEAR-Y-MERRY CHRISTMAS. Decorate your lot, trailer and golf cart for cash prizes and awards. Santa and Yogi Bear™ will be here for pictures. Enjoy Saturday morning breakfast with Yogi Bear™ and Santa. We’ll have a candy cane hunt, a candy kiss relay, snowball fights, and fun on the snow slide. Come for our $5.00 gift exchange for the kids and Christmas bingo. The Christmas Light Parade will be Saturday evening. Join us for Sunday Mass and worship service along with gospel music by “THE DOTSONS.”

Plymouth, IN – July 10-12 – ‘Tis the Season – Ho! Ho! Ho! It’s Christmas Time at Jellystone Park™; Yogi Bear™ and Boo Boo™ are so excited to celebrate this season with you. Santa Clause is coming to town! Activities will include Christmas themed games, activities, crafts, stories, and Christmas caroling; bring your singing voices to go singing down the streets of Jellystone Park™. Kids bring a gift to exchange at our Christmas party. The second teen lock in is Saturday night, where we will enjoy bringing in the New Year by dancing, karaoke, Wii games, and skating (bring your own skates). We will have a dance to bring in the New Year.

Portage, IN – July 24-26 – This is the 12th Anniversary of the Pyro’s annual “Holiday Toy Drive”. Bring a new unwrapped toy for our Holiday Toy drive. Enjoy great food fest Saturday (Nominal fees will apply) Site decorating contest, trim the tree with Yogi Bear and Mrs. Claus, Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus, treats for the kids. Take part in the Christmas Raffles. Motorcycle Christmas parade on Saturday with Santa and Mrs. Claus, golf carts and bicycles welcome on the parade route through the park. There will be plenty of activities for the whole family. Enjoy “Five Guys Named Moe” Band on Saturday night.


Lawrence, KS – July 6-19 – Christmas in July – Christmas comes early this year and won’t last just one night! Come join Santa Yogi Bear™ & his lovely lady Cindy Bear™ for Christmas crafts, snowball fights, and snow sledding. We encourage you to decorate your site. Every site that’s decked out in Christmas sprit will get a FREE visit from Yogi Bear ™.


Robert, LA – July 24-26 – CHRISTMAS IN JULY! Decorate your golf carts & bicycles and grab your throws for Santa’s Christmas in July “Hey”ride parade. Best decoration contests, and if you are good, Santa just might have a gift for you! (Parents bring gift(s) for Santa’s sack with child’s name, age, and site or cabin#)


Madison, ME – July 6-12 – Christmas in July Week.  Since Yogi Bear™ hibernates in the winter, we are celebrating Christmas in July! Christmas crafts, decorations and music all week. Christmas caroling on the wagon ride, while gazing at the beautiful lights. Santa will be handing out presents (parent provided), we will have an Adult Yankee Swap and a New Year’s Eve Party!


Hagerstown, MD – July 20-26 – Christmas in July. Let it Snow. Let it snow. Let it snow. We’ll ice skate, play hockey, and have snow ball fights. Santa will stop by to see the “good” boys & girls. Bring your holiday decorations and decorate your site for your chance to win some GREAT prizes. Help Cindy Bear™ decorate her tree. You can make Christmas ornaments and ceramics. Celebrate 2015 1/2 New Year’s Eve with live music and a disco ball drop.


Frankenmuth, MI – July 10-12 – Holly Jolly Holidays. – Join us for the FREE Breakfast with Santa Saturday morning and Santa will be sure to have a special treat for all the kids. Activities include the annual snowball fight, reindeer races and the New Year’s Eve mini-golf party.

Grayling, MI – July 17-19 – Santa Clause and Yogi Bear™ have teamed up to bring holiday cheer to Jellystone Park™. Show your Christmas spirit and deck your campsite out for a chance to win the site decorating contest. Kids can write a letter to the North Pole, make a snowman and sing Christmas carols. Enjoy a special visit from Santa Saturday afternoon. Be sure to take a walk around the park at dark and see all the beautiful lights.

Indian River, MI – July 10-12 – All your favorite Christmas activities… Make an ornament, decorate a Yogi Bear™ Christmas tree, decorate a Christmas cookie, or make a graham cracker house. Santa Claus will visit on Saturday evening and pass out gifts at the pavilion(parents please bring a small gift for your children for Santa to give to them). We’ll have a decorated sites contest for a chance to win free camping, and we’ll cap off Saturday evening with a quiet walk through the campground to view all the decorated sites.

Silver Lake  – July 17-19 – A Very Bear-y Christmas Weekend. It’s Christmas in July at Jellystone Park™! Jingle Jam Dance. Deck Your Trailers with Bells & Holly – Site Decorating Contest! Christmas Caroling Wagon Ride.

South Haven, MI – Christmas in July Week – July 24-30 – Since Yogi Bear™ hibernates during the winter, we are celebrating Christmas early. Come celebrate with Christmas crafts, Christmas decorations and can’t forget some Christmas music! We will even sing and go caroling on the “Hey, Hey, Hey Ride”. Don’t forget to bring your favorite decoration to decorate your site for FREE Camping!


Austin, MN – July 10-12 – Bear-ly Christmas in July. You better watch out, you better not pout, Santa Claus is coming this weekend! Bring gifts for your children (or purchase gifts at the Ranger Station) to put under our Christmas tree at the “Winter Wonderland Party”. Yogi Bear™ and Santa may hand presents to your good little boys and girls. Get your picture with Santa Claus, try a special snow slip ‘n slide. Christmas themed games all-weekend long. Don’t forget to decorate your site to win the “Best Christmas Site Delight!” Prizes will be awarded for 1st Place Seasonal and Weekend campers. Winners will receive a FULL FREE WEEKEND OF CAMPING back with us. Friday and Saturday nights we will have our own Merry Little Christmas surprise.


Pelahatchie, MS – July 17-19 – Tis’ the season to be Jolly so deck your sites with lots of Holly for the site decorating contest! Activities for this weekend will include Water Sledding, Pictures with Santa & Mrs. Claus and a Special Movie Night Event at the Activity Center. Also purchase a gift/souvenir from the Ranger Station on Saturday and we will wrap it for free and Yogi Bear™ will deliver to for your site for an additional fee.


Eureka/St. Louis, MO – July 20-23 – Holidaze Week. If you love all holidays, this is the week for you! We’re celebrating Halloween, Christmas, and Easter all in one week! You’re welcome to wear a costume for Halloween on Monday, and don’t miss out on Wacky Wednesday with inflatables and a block party!

Forsyth/Branson, MO – July 24-26 – Site decorating contest. Children’s cookie decorating. Christmas movies. Purchase Christmas gifts at the store and receive free gift wrapping and special delivery of gifts to your site with Santa on the Christmas Hey Wagon.

New Hampshire

Ashland, NH – July 17-19 – Yogi Bear’s Yuletide Christmas – Snowball Fights, Ice Skating in 80 degree weather, Christmas Eve Party Friday night with a DJ. Join Santa on Saturday for our annual party! Bring a gift ($5 value) & get a gift. New Year’s Eve Party on Saturday Night!

New Jersey

Elmer, NJ – July 24-26 – Merrrrry Christmas Jellystone Park™!! Tis’ the season to be jolly and Yogi Bear™ and Boo Boo™ certainly know how to do that. We’ll be having a Christmas Parade, Christmas party with Santa, tree trimming event, Site decorating contest, and much, much more.

New York

Cooperstown, NY – July 23-25 – Santa Claus is coming to Jellystone Park™! Please provide a SMALL wrapped gift labeled girl, boy or either ($5 value or less) for Santa to deliver. Sledding, snowball fight, fun for everyone!

Gardiner, NY – July 20-26 – Christmas in July Week. Bring your Christmas spirit because we are celebrating Christmas early this year at Jellystone Park™. Holiday cheer abounds with Christmas crafts, Christmas carol trivia and Christmas games! Make sure you get a picture with Santa Claus and Yogi Bear™ for the perfect family Christmas card. There will be crafts ($) every morning, hayrides, s’more socials and a dance party Saturday Night with live music. Bring your Christmas gear because we will be having a site decorating contest with a prize of $100 credit certificate for the best decorated site.

Mexico, NY – July 17-19 – Bring your Christmas decorations for our annual site decorating contest. We’ll be caroling, crafting and cookie decorating. Santa will join Yogi Bear™ and Boo Boo™ at the Christmas Party on Saturday night. Please bring a small wrapped gift (approximately $5.00 value) for your child(ren) to receive from Santa or purchase one from the Jellystone Park™ Gift Shop. Make reservations early for this weekend!

North Hudson, NY – July 24-26 – Sleigh Bells Are Ring-L-Ing…Are You Listenin’? Tour a Winter Wonderland. Pack up your sleighs with boughs of holly, twinkling lights, tinsel and trimmings and show your Christmas spirit by sprucing up your campsite or cabin for everyone’s favorite Site Decorating Contest. FREE CAMPING CERTIFICATE for the best decorated campsite. Santa will hand out gifts to the kids (parents please bring a wrapped inexpensive gift with your child’s name on it). Turkey Dinner ($) Saturday night. DJ Dance. Check out our after Christmas Store Sale. ½ price Thursday (campsites only). We ask our camping guests if you can, please provide an additional gift for “TOYS FOR TOTS” or a can of food for the local Food Pantry.

North Java, NY – July 20-26 – Come celebrate Christmas with Yogi Bear™ and friends! Listen for the sleigh bells as Santa delivers gifts throughout the park! We will have Christmas themed activities throughout the weekend such as ice skating, snow ball fights and a snow man building contest. Don’t forget to bring your Christmas decorations for our site decorating contest! Reserve your spot on Santa’s List at the front desk upon arrival. ($)

Woodridge, NY – July 13-19 – Christmas in July Week. Christmas only comes once a year, except at Jellystone Park™! Yogi Bear™, Boo Boo™ and Cindy Bear™ love Christmas and we will be celebrating all week long. Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa Clause is coming to Jellystone Park™. Join Santa Clause at the Christmas Social (Wednesday & Saturday), bring a wrapped gift to the office for Santa to give to your child. Join the Christmas decorating contest by decorating your site, yourself, even your pet and find out if you are the merriest of all! Christmas activities continue all week for more great family fun like Yummy Holiday Crafts, Snowman Games, Human Christmas Tree Relays, Candy Cane Games, and Family Holiday Movie Night. Come celebrate Christmas in July, it is sure to be the best Christmas ever!

North Carolina

Cherokee, NC – July 13-19 – Santa’s favorite place to vacation in July! Enjoy a visit from Santa! Show your Christmas spirit by decorating your site/cabin for our decorating contest. Winner receives a free night for a site/cabin toward your next stay.

Tabor City, NC – July 18-20 – Christmas tree chalk drawings, Christmas-themed games, site decorating contest, sleigh ride with the bears, and much more.


Akron/Canton, OH – July 10-12 – Christmas in July. Spend the weekend with Yogi Bear™ and Santa!

Columbus North/Mt. Gilead, OH – July 24-26 – Yogi Bear™ is just too antsy to wait until December for Christmas, so he has decided to have it in July this year. Join him for a grand Christmas celebration to make one of those hot July days the coldest on record.

Shreve/Big Prairie, OH – July 24-26 – Cookie exchange, pictures with Santa, caroling, site decorating, crafts, games and all around good times.


Harrisville, PA – July 17-19 – Family Christmas Movie Night, Christmas Caroling, Best decorated site contest, Have brownies & punch with SANTA! There will be a Christmas craft and Sand Art activity ($).

Mill Run, PA – July 10-12 – Site decorating contest. Children’s tree decorating with a visit from Santa Claus, the Snowman and Rudolph. Children’s cookie decorating. Christmas movies. Picnic Basket – Wagon Ride. Moonlight Wagon Ride to see the lights. Magician – Biddy the Clown. Purchase Christmas gifts at the store and receive free gift wrapping and special delivery of gifts to your site with Santa on the Christmas Train. Join our New Year’s Eve 2015-1/2 Celebration.

Milton, PA – July 10-12 – Get an early start on making Christmas crafts. Santa arrives on Saturday so you better be good!! Christmas music! Best decorated site contest with prizes! Please note–Bicycle Helmets are required for under age 12.

Quarryville, PA – Week of July 20. Bring your Christmas spirit because we are celebrating Christmas early this year at Jellystone Park™. Holiday cheer abounds with Christmas crafts, Christmas carol trivia and Christmas games! Make sure you get a picture with Santa Claus and Yogi Bear™ for the perfect family Christmas card. There will be crafts ($) every morning, hayrides, s’more socials and a dance party at the pool. Bring your Christmas gear because we will be having a site decorating contest with a prize of $100 credit certificate for the best decorated site. Ho Ho Ho!

South Carolina

Swansea, SC – July 17-19 – Friday Family Fun Movie. Kid’s Crafts. Golf Cart & Bike Parade. Site Decoration Contest! Win a cool Prize! Pictures with Santa & Yogi! ($).  Hey Rides

South Dakota

Sioux Falls, SD – July 10-12 – “Deck the Campers with Boughs of Holly!” Join Santa when he vacations at Jellystone Park™. Christmas crafts – Christmas carols – Snowball fight. When you buy a gift from the gift shop you get free gift-wrap and your gift delivered by Santa! Deck the sites with Christmas decorations for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate for best decorated site.


Memphis, TN (Horn Lake, MS) – July 10-12 – Come join Yogi Bear™ for the holidays. Decorate sugar cookies, have a snowball fight, and make ornaments. Don’t forget your decorations. Yogi Bear™ will award some prizes to the best decorated camp sites.

Nashville, TN – July 20-26 –  It may not feel like winter outside, but we’re celebrating Christmas early at Jellystone Park™ in Nashville. We’ll make our own snowflakes and winter crafts. Don’t miss the snowball fights throughout the week! Join us for our Gingerbread man hunt and then make him a gingerbread house. We’ll even have hot chocolate at our campfire! Don’t miss Santa Claus on Saturday! Decorate your site and you may win a prize!


Burleson, TX – July 20-26 – Yo, Ho, Ho, Ho, Beary Christmas – Pirate’s Cove Pirates have staged a mutiny and North Texas Jellystone Park™ must celebrate the most festive time of the year, pirate style. Decorate the North Texas Jellystone Park™ Christmas tree with pirate garb. Join in the Polarrrrrrrgh “Hey, Hey, Hey” Ride and “Farrrrrrrrgh and Ice” Fire Truck ride. Fill the air with Christmas carrrrrrrrghols. Participate in the “snow cannonball fights.” Make your own ornaments and do some fun Arrrrrrrrrrts and crafts in the Bear’s Den to take home for Christmas in December. Find Pirate booty in our “Kris Kringle Treasure Trove” scavenger hunt. The lads and lasses can join in our pirate snow games. Sing a chantey at “Karrrrrrrrrrrgheoke” or, play some Candy “Barrrrrrrrrgh” Bingo. Ye wouldn’t want to walk the plank and get some coal in yer stocking, would ye? Get ready for a Holly, Jolly, swashbuckling time at North Texas Jellystone Park™.

Canyon Lake, TX  – July 16-12 – Join us for our Christmas Celebration in the middle of the summer! We’ll have a site decorating contest, holiday themed crafts, ceramic ornaments, Christmas activities, and a visit from Santa. Only half a year ‘til Christmas! Join us on Sunday morning for our delicious, all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast!

Texas Wine Country/Fredericksburg, TX – July 17-19 – Santa will stop by to see the “good” boys and girls. Join us for caroling thru the park. Bring your holiday decorations and decorate your site. Prizes for the best decorations! Help Yogi Bear™ decorate our tree. You can make Christmas ornaments for your tree!

Tyler, TX – July 13-18 – Since Yogi Bear™ hibernates through the winter he is celebrating Christmas in July. Come help Yogi Bear™ decorate the park Christmas tree. Go Christmas caroling on the Holiday “Hey, Hey, Hey” ride. Bring a $5 gift labeled boy or girl for our gift exchange with Yogi Bear™ and Santa! Santa may even show up for a pool party on Saturday! Paint your very own Yogi Bear™, Boo Boo™ Cindy Bear™ or Ranger Smith™ Christmas ornament to hang on your family tree. All those and lots more to do this week!

Wichita Falls, TX July 24-26 – Ho-Ho-Ho! Everyone here at Jellystone Park™ is getting into the Christmas spirit! Even Yogi Bear™! Bring the kids out this weekend for a spectacular Christmas celebration. Sign up for the Secret Santa gift exchange, attend the Christmas party and be sure to catch the Tree Lighting Ceremony. Get in line for the Yogi Express- and enjoy some hot cocoa along the ride! Bring your best Christmas spirit because there will be a site decorating contest- for cabins/cottages and RV Sites!


Gloucester Point,VA – July 17-26 – Christmas-themed games and arts and crafts, “snowball” fights, Winter Wonderland Party, Sleigh Ride Hey Ride, marshmallow snowmen, and meet Santa Claus & Cindy Bear™.

Luray,VA – July 6-12 – Christmas in July Week – Put up your lights and tinsel for our site decorating contest with prizes for the best holiday decorated sites. Join in our holiday themed crafts, tree decorating, snowball fights and a wagonride with caroling. Santa will be here all week and will pass out presents you bring or buy on Saturday (please keep gifts under $20.00.) Saturday night we’ll ring in the New Year with a DJ Dance Party.

Natural Bridge,VA – July 24-26 – Christmas in July.  It may be the middle of the summer but we’re ready to celebrate Christmas. Tropical hot chocolate, candy canes and leis, palm trees covered in tinsel, and gifts all make up a wonderful Christmas in July spent together with family and friends. Yogi Bear™ is having a Christmas in July Book Swap this weekend. Bring a new or gently used book to swap with other campers.


Bagley, WI – July 24-26 – Twas the night before Christmas and all through the cave, Boo Boo™ was sleeping and Yogi Bear™ was trying to behave, for he knew Santa would know if he’s been good or bad, because a Christmas with no pic-a-nic basket is really quite sad. Ho, ho, ho… Merry Christmas!!! Prize awarded to the best decorated Christmas site or cabin! Tree decorating, caroling through Jellystone Park™ Saturday night, gift giving (bring a wrapped gift or buy one in the store and we’ll wrap it for FREE) and pictures with Santa! (Be sure to write the name and site # of the person who will receive the gift).

Caledonia, WI

  • July 10-12 – Christmas-Blizzard Blast Weekend. A fun twist on a traditional weekend that will still include Santa! Build a snowman, meltdown frozen ice cubes, pin the nose on the snowman, ice chiselin’, coronation ball (bring your favorite prince/princess or snowman costume), snowflake making, and foam fun!
  • July 17-19 – Christmas in July Weekend. “All aboard!” The Yogi Bear™ Express is swinging by Jellystone Park™. Help us trim the tree, play “conductor says,” enjoy a Christmas Caroling Hey! Ride, and a pajama party!

Fort Atkinson, WI – July 24-26 – Ho-Ho-Ho! Christmas spirit everywhere and with everyone, even Yogi Bear™, this weekend at Jellystone Park™ of Fort Atkinson! Bring the kids to meet & take pictures with Santa. Stick around for a Special Tree Lighting Ceremony. Bring your Christmas decorations and spirit for the site and golf cart decorating contest. Enjoy all of our regular & premium amenities all weekend long!

Fremont, WI – July 25-27 – It’s time to celebrate Christmas with Santa, singing carols, hayrides, decorate your site for amazing prizes and much more.

Sturgeon Bay, WI – July 10-12 – Ho! Ho! Ho! Join us for an opportunity to see Santa and Yogi Bear™ together for Christmas in July! DJ Dance on Saturday night.

Warrens, WI – Christmas in July Week (July 16-22). It’s a long way from December, but prepare to celebrate Christmas the Jellystone Park™ way! We will have a site decorating contest, a Santa visit and special crafts! There will be some nontraditional Christmas activities as well. HoHoHo!

Wisconsin Dells, WIJuly 17-23 – Bearl-ly Christmas in July Week.  Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells, Jingle all the way to Jellystone Park™! Santa Claus is coming to town for our BRAND NEW Spectacular Glow SI-Hey Ride and Christmas Light Display (7/ I8 & 7/22). Spread some holiday cheer by trimming the tree, decorating cookies, and coloring a stocking. Make snow angels, paint ornaments, and holiday karaoke all week! Cool off and help make real snow in a fun experiment. Accompany the bears as we sing Christmas carols for every campers delight (7/17 & 7/23). Deck the Halls at the Jingle Bell Rock Dance (7/18) and Holly Jolly Pool Party (7/19). Take part in the winter wonderland snow ball fight, ice block sledding and the egg nog and cookie social (7/17 & 7/21). Sled on over to Christmas story time with Santa, build a snow man, and help turn the Ranger Station into the largest ginger bread house ever! Don’t forget to bring an unwrapped toy to donate for “Toys for Tots”. Yule love visiting Yogi Bear™ for our festive holiday celebration.