Park Events

All Things Chocolate! All Things Messy!

All Things Chocolate! All Things Messy!

July 6 - July 12

Attention Chocolate Lovers!!! This is the week for you to book your staycation at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest. There is going to be plenty of Chocolate Fun to keep your family busy the whole week. Join us for one of our chocolate crafts, Chocolate Finger Painting or creating a Chocolate Hand Print. There will be plenty of chances for you to enjoy some chocolate as well. You can have a Chocolate Gram delivered to you by one of your favorite bears, come to an Ice Cream Social to cool off from the summer heat or take part in our Death By Chocolate Eating Contest. Make sure you join us Saturday night in the Rec Building for our largest game of Candy Bar Bingo of the summer. There will also be plenty of opportunities for you to get just a “little” bit messy this week as well. We will have a giant slip n slide covered in chocolate pudding and chocolate syrup for you to slide down. If you don’t get messy enough during the Giant Chocolate Slip N Slide join us for a game of Chocolate Musical Squares. Book your stay now if you love chocolate and don’t mind your kids getting a little messy with Yogi Bear and Boo Boo.

Pirates & Mermaids Shipwreck Water Week

Pirates & Mermaids Shipwreck Water Week

July 13 - July 19

Ahoy Matey’s!!! Batten down the hatches, grab your eye patch, pack your Pirate/Mermaid outfits and head over to Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest for a week full of fun sea adventures for guest of all ages. Join us Friday night for our Freaky Friday Costume Contest as we find the best dressed Pirate and Mermaid in the sea. Wake up early on Saturday morning and head to the Rec Building to take part in our Story Time with Yogi Bear to find out about a former camper of Jellystone Park and the treasure he has buried here for us to find. After hearing the story it’s time for us to pull out our treasure maps, grab your treasure chest and start on our Hidden Treasure Voyage as we search for Captain O Malley’s buried gold and gems. After spending the morning hunting for treasure, hop aboard our “Blow the Man Down” Wet Hayride but watch out for Pirates around every turn as they will be spraying you with water any opportunity they get. One thing Pirates love more than gold and gems is Root Beer Floats, so make sure grab your foamy beverage Saturday afternoon before the biggest event of the week. Saturday night is your chance to sail across the ocean seas in your very own Pirate Ship in our Cardboard Boat Races, but make sure you don’t get shipwrecked. We don’t want you to have to walk the plank for missing this week, so make your reservation now before you end up in Davy Jones Locker at the bottom of the sea.

Have yourself a Beary Little Christmas

Have yourself a Beary Little Christmas

July 20 - July 26

Jingle bells, Jingle Bells, Jingle all the way to Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest. Oh what fun it is to ride on our glow hayride, firetruck and train rides. You better watch out, you better not cry during our White Elephant Christmas gift exchange because Santa Claus is coming to Jellystone Park. Join us Saturday as we enjoy Brownies and Punch with Old Saint Nick. Kids, this is the perfect opportunity for you to share with Santa your Christmas Wish List and your Christmas Letters because it’s never too early to start thinking about what you want for Christmas. Don’t worry, you don’t have to share your Christmas Sugar Cookies that we are decorating this weekend because there will be plenty for everyone. The cold won’t stop us from having a week full of fun! Make sure to pack your Ugly Christmas Sweater so you can take part in our Freaky Friday Christmas Contest. Even though the weather won’t be so frightful be sure to be there for our Snowball Fight inside the Rec Building. The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear so get ready to spread that cheer with our Christmas Caroling throughout the Park. There will be plenty of Christmas crafts for both kids and adults to enjoy because everyone loves Christmas, even grandma who got run over by a reindeer. Make sure you stay on Santa’s nice list and book your week get-away now to Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest. Merry Christmas to all and to all a good night!

Yogi Bear’s Birthday Celebration

Yogi Bear’s Birthday Celebration

July 27 - August 2

Hey, Hey, Hey Attention Campers: It’s almost Yogi’s special day! Come join us at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest for a week full of family fun and exciting events for people of all ages to enjoy. Almost every special activity this week will be centered around celebrating Yogi Bear’s Birthday! Be sure to bring a gift when you come if you plan on being here Saturday Night for the Yogi Bear’s Birthday Celebration. It should only cost $5 or less and be for someone just like you. If you are an adult bring an adult gift, if you are a young boy or girl, bring one for a young boy or girl, you get the idea. We will have a blast at the Birthday Gift Exchange picking the gift that we think might be just right for us! See who can decorate the best looking cupcake and then enjoy eating every delicious bite during our Cupcake Decorating! Join in on making Birthday Cards for Yogi Bear and a great big Birthday Banner too that is perfect for our favorite Bear who is 12 Pic-A-Nic baskets tall! Be sure to be at Boo Boo’s Pavilion on Saturday afternoon to join Yogi Bear and Boo Boo at the Birthday Blast Photo Booth and make sure to bring your biggest, brightest smile. Sunday morning, we will be making a Birthday Photo Frame to capture your best shot from an amazing time celebrating Yogi Bear’s big week! There will be plenty of opportunities to get that best shot during Dancing with the Bears, or during our Birthday Balloon Scavenger Hunt or even during a birthday classic game of Pin the Tie on Yogi Bear. Enjoy all these exciting activities and more this week at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest. Make sure to RSVP to this party as soon as possible, book your reservation now so you and your family can party all week long during your staycation with us.

Come on Down, It’s Race Time!

Come on Down, It’s Race Time!

August 3 - August 9

Attention Campers!!! Are you feeling the need for speed? Are you ready for a week of fun competitions trying to outrun and out race your fellow campers? Then come on down and join us for race week at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest! Get ready to go but stop even quicker in our Red Light, Green Light Challenge or you might be heading back to the beginning. There will be plenty of opportunities for you to go fast without having to stop whether it is competing in the Three Legged or Potato Sack Relay Races, RC Races, Big Wheel Rally Races and more. It wouldn’t be a race week without the world-famous Night at the Races on Saturday as 6 fellow campers saddle up, grab on to reins and gear up for a race like no other. See how fast you can move in your very own Box Car as we race through the campground on a fun filled Scavenger Hunt. This week you will also have a chance to build and paint a Pine Wood Derby Car to race against other campers to see which one is the fastest around. Slow down the pace and fuel up with some sugar in our Spare Tire Donut Decorating and our Racing Rice Crispy Stoplight Snacks. Ready… Set… Go… book your reservation now and race for a family fun get-away at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest.

Fossil Fun Dinosaur Discovery

Fossil Fun Dinosaur Discovery

August 10 - August 16

Attention Campers!!! Join us this weekend at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest as we turn back the clock. We’ll be going way, way back in time, 65 million years, to the time dinosaurs roamed the earth. This week we will be doing different activities that will never go out-of-style or extinct no matter how much time has passed. Your little archeologists will love learning a little bit of information about Dinosaurs on Saturday morning before they take off to dig for dinosaur eggs . They will discover which dinosaur is hidden inside the eggs in our Archeologist Excavation Dino Egg Dig. We also need your archeologist to help us Reverse the Ice Age in an activity that would be perfect for children of all ages. But watch out, because you might unthaw the Tyrannosaurus Rex, if that’s the case we are going to need your help tracking him down in our Dinosaur Footprint Digital Scavenger Hunt throughout the campground. If we are unable to find him in time, we need all our campers 7 & Up to help save Jellystone Park from T-Rex while joining us in playing a very special game of Kids vs. T-Rex Laser Tag. Now that we have hopefully controlled the world-famous T-Rex it’s time for you to make your very own Dinosaur Fossil Craft to take home with you. Your kids will be amazed when they come face to face with living reptiles at the Iceman Reptile Show on Saturday afternoon inside the Rec Building. Don’t miss this fun filled week at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest, that was 65 million years in the making! This as close as you can get to dinosaurs today, so book your stay now before it’s too late!

Back to School Block Party

Back to School Block Party

August 21 - August 23

Attention Campers!!! It’s been a fun filled summer at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest. Just because the school bells are getting ready to ring, the summer fun isn’t over yet! Join us as we say good-bye to summer with our Back to School Block Party. Your kids will get their brains ready for school with the Smarter Than Your Average Bear Trivia Contest on Friday night in the Rec Building. Saturday afternoon there will be a Back to School Kids Carnival complete with games, prizes and the Kozy Rest Jump Castle which will be fun for campers of all ages to enjoy. This will also be the perfect time for you to make your own Tie Dye or SpinTee to wear on the first day of school. Make sure to stick around Boo Boo’s Pavilion after the Kids Carnival for you to have the chance to get your Face Painted or get your very own Glitter Tattoo. Don’t forget to pack your tennis shoes so you will be able to compete in our Field Day Relay Races, help us track down the missing school supplies in our School Supply Digital Scavenger Hunt and so much more! Yogi Bear and Boo Boo need your help sorting the crayons and getting them back in the box in our Sort the Crayon Relay Races. Haven’t had time to buy your kids school supplies yet? That’s okay make sure to join us for a special Back to School Kid’s Bingo on Sunday morning were the kids have an opportunity to win everything they need to make it through the school day. With those school days coming soon make sure to do your homework and book your reservations early for this Back to School Block Party weekend at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest that will be fun for the whole family to enjoy!

Wild Wild West Wet N Wild

Wild Wild West Wet N Wild

August 28 - August 30

Howdy Campers!!! Saddle up and put the truck in full horsepower and join us this weekend at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest for fun filled days of the Wild, Wild West with a little wet twist! Cowboys and Cowgirls don’t forget to pack your swimsuit and your biggest holster to carry your water pistol, water gun or water squirter. There will be plenty of chances for a wet, cool down from the scorching August heat of summer. Our exciting water games of Water Balloon Musical Squares, Water Balloon Hot Potato, Water Balloon Toss and Water Relays will give everyone a much needed break from the heat of the day! Don’t miss out on the fun of our Soaking Wet Wagon and Wild Bandit Train Rides. See how fast your draw is when we meet down on the laser tag field for our Quick Draw Water Balloon Fight. Get galloping on our challenging Stick Horse Races and get ready for some action with our Wild West Water Gun Shootout. Also this will be the final weekend of the 2020 Junior Ranger Program so if your kids haven’t had an opportunity to learn the Seven Leave No Trace Principles along with many other things from our Junior Ranger Leader make sure to be here this weekend. Make it a wet and wild, western weekend for your whole family when you join us at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest.

Pic-A-Nic Basket of Fun – Labor Day Weekends

Pic-A-Nic Basket of Fun – Labor Day Weekends

September 4 - September 7

Attention Campers!!! Come join us at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest for a 4-day Labor Day weekend celebration packed full of fun and exciting activities for the whole family to enjoy. There will be many challenging tournaments and yard games including Corn Hole, Laser Tag, Mini Golf and Blongo Ball. You will also be busy helping in the search for Yogi Bear’s snacks in our Yogi Bear’s Missing Food Digital Scavenger Hunt and competing in our Pic-a-Nic Basket Relay Races with our two favorite Bears. Yogi Bear or Boo Boo will be waking up early each morning and joining the campers at the flagpole for our first activity of the day along with Pledge and Photos. They will also be showing off their dance moves at our Dancing with the Bears Party! Kids, get ready for some good, clean Foamy Fun at Yogi Bears Pavilion. All campers bring your sweet tooth to Candy Bar Bingo for a chance to win a handful of delicious candy bars. There will also be BIG Bingo for a chance to double your money and a special Kids Bingo session with prizes! Book your stay now so you don’t miss out on the chance to celebrate a fun filled holiday with Yogi Bear and Boo Boo at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest as we stop and give thanks and recognize all the country’s hard workers! Just make sure to keep a close eye on your Pic-a-Nic baskets this weekend.

Patient Zero Zombie Outbreak Weekend

Patient Zero Zombie Outbreak Weekend

September 11 - September 13

Attention Campers!!! Be prepared to lose your mind this weekend at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest as the undead rise up around the campground. This weekend get-away you will have an opportunity to come face to face with the living dead while getting your Face Painted to look just like them. After getting your face painted make sure to stick around Boo Boo’s Pavilion on Saturday afternoon to show off your new look to our Zombie friends who will be there for some photos. While the undead are busy in our Humans vs. Zombie Laser Tag we need the rest of you to give us a hand searching the park for missing human remains in our Body Part Digital Scavenger Hunt. Now that we have found the body parts, but you are still missing your mind make sure to join us at the basketball court and take part in our Brain Relay Races and Brain Toss Games. Make sure to handle those brains with care because you don’t want to see them bust. Saturday night is the time to try to get our Zombie Outbreak under control as we load up our nerf guns and jump our Zombie Battle Wagon to take out the walking dead around the park. If you are feeling alive and looking for a family fun staycation book your stay now to Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest that will have even the living dead wanting to join in.

Weekend of the Walking Dead Zombie Takeover

Weekend of the Walking Dead Zombie Takeover

September 18 - September 20

Attention Campers!!! Be prepared to lose your mind and maybe a couple of other things this weekend as our Zombie friends are taking over at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest for a second time this year. Your kids will have an opportunity to come to face to face this weekend with the living dead and get their face painted just like them in our Zombie Face Painting Saturday afternoon. Now that your face is painted it’s time to show off your deadly new look to our Zombie friends who will be hanging around for some photos. Make sure to HEAD over to Boo Boo’s Pavilion to give us a HAND searching the park in our Body Part Digital Scavenger Hunt. For all our campers 7 and over you will have the chance to team up with other Humans to take on the Zombies in our Humans vs. Zombies Laser Tag down at the Battlefield. Don’t forget to bring your favorite chili as we will be having our first potluck of the Fall this weekend on Saturday evening in the Rec Building before, we try to take down the walking dead on our Zombie Takeover Hayride. Saturday night once the sun has gone down, we are loading up our nerf guns and taking a ride on our Zombie Battle Wagon to try to get the Zombie Takeover under control before it’s too late. If you are a fan of Zombies and looking for a family get-away that will be fun for the living and undead of all ages, then this is the weekend for you to book your stay at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest.

The Great Pumpkin Fun Weekend

The Great Pumpkin Fun Weekend

September 25 - September 27

Attention Campers!!! Look up in the sky. Is that a bird…No! Is that a plane…No! It’s a flying pumpkin! Join us this weekend at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest as we celebrate the orange, round fruit known as a pumpkin. You’ll laugh, you’ll cheer and be amazed at just how much fun you and your family can have Tossing Rings at Pumpkins, Passing Pumpkins, Bowling with Pumpkins, Racing Pumpkins, Painting Pumpkins and Chucking Pumpkins at targets with giant slingshots! Make sure to get here early this weekend as we will be Planting the Magic Pumpkin Seeds on Friday evening. Overnight those magic pumpkin seeds that you carefully planted, just may have grown into something special. Reserve your spot on the hayride that takes place Saturday afternoon as we head back to the Magic Pumpkin Patch to see what has grown overnight while everyone was sleeping. Come see the magic for yourself, it’s going to be a great weekend of pumpkin fun at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest! Book your stay now and make sure to get here early this weekend so you don’t miss out on any of the pumpkin fun.

Pumpkin Patch Halloween Mash

Pumpkin Patch Halloween Mash

October 2 - October 4

Attention Campers!!! Grab your Halloween costumes, Halloween decorations, Halloween candy and head over to Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest for the ultimate Pumpkin Patch Mash this weekend. Why just have just one pumpkin weekend when you can pile on the pumpkin fun for two weekends. If you missed it last week, we are giving you a second chance to plant the Magic Pumpkin Seeds and reserve a spot on our hayride to the Magic Pumpkin Patch to see what grew overnight while we were sleeping. Don’t worry there will be plenty of activities taking place during the day when we are awake as well. You will have the opportunity to launch mini pumpkins at targets with giant slingshots, race pumpkins in The Pumpkin Derby, look for pumpkins in our Spooky Pumpkin Digital Scavenger Hunt and many other fun pumpkin activities. Make sure to have your Halloween costume on Saturday as we go Trick or Treating Throughout the Park, have a Halloween Costume Contest & end the night with our Monster Mash Costume Dance Party. Don’t forgot to bring your favorite soup this weekend as we will be having our second potluck of the fall, Saturday evening, before our Halloween Costume Contest. Book your stay now and get ready to do the Pumpkin Patch Mash at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest that is going to be a blast.

Wacky Wizards and Wild Witches Weekend – Spooky Spooktacular Campout #1

Wacky Wizards and Wild Witches Weekend – Spooky Spooktacular Campout #1

October 9 - October 12

Attention Campers!!! We planned so much family fun for our Wacky Wizards and Wild Witches celebration that we just couldn’t pack it all into a regular weekend. Make sure to extend your reservation through Monday and join us for this Spooktacular four-day extravaganza. Your little wizards will be able to create their very own magical wand. They’ll put their powers to work in all kinds of specially themed games that we’ve brewed up, such as Broom Stick Relay Races, Witches Freeze Tag, Pin the Wart on the Witch, Wizards vs. Muggles Laser Tag and many more. Of course, no Wacky Wizards and Wild Witches weekend would be complete without Trick or Treating through the Park on Saturday afternoon. After trick or treating we are giving our younger campers who are 7 and younger an opportunity to walk through the Haunted Pavilion with the lights on in a Behind the Haunt Tour. Once the sun goes down on Saturday that is when our creatures of the night take over the Haunted Pavilion are looking for some people to play with. Anyone who thinks they are brave enough to go play with them will catch a hayride through the Haunted Woods and be dropped off right at the front gate of their Spooky but Spooktacular Haunted Pavilion. This weekend is sure to sell out quickly. You’ll be haunted forever if you miss out on the Spooktacular fun we’re going to have at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest this four-day weekend. Make your reservations now!

Ghost, Goblins, Ghouls Boo-Tastic Weekend – Spooky Spooktacular Campout #2

Ghost, Goblins, Ghouls Boo-Tastic Weekend – Spooky Spooktacular Campout #2

October 16 - October 18

Attention Campers!!! If you are looking for a Boo-Tastic get-away that will be fun for the whole family to enjoy then join us this weekend at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest. During the day, there will be plenty of activities to have you believing in the friendly ghosts and ghouls, but once the sun goes down on Saturday, that’s when the creatures of the night come out to play down at the Spooky Haunted Pavilion. Kids don’t miss your opportunity to tell Yogi Bear and Boo Boo your favorite Ghost Story on Saturday morning. After starting the day off with a spooky kids ghost story it’s time for you to decorate your very own Goblin Donut to enjoy giving you that much needed sugar boost for a day full of fun. Make sure to be there as you have a chance paint a face on a white pumpkin in our Ghost Pumpkin Face Painting or turn yourself into a friendly ghost in the Wrap the Ghost Toilet Paper Game. If you don’t want to be a ghost, goblin or ghoul then make sure to pack your Halloween costume for Trick or Treating throughout the Park on Saturday afternoon as there will be plenty of candy for everyone to enjoy. Make sure to take a ride on our Boo-Tastic Train Ride, knock down some ghosts in our Bowling for Ghosts activity, Feed the Ghost in our Bean Bag Toss game and even make a Ghost Craft out of a paper plate. The scariest moment of all will take place once the sun sets at the Spooktacular Haunted pavilion. If you believe in ghosts and if you believe in having a Spooktacular time while camping with your family, then this is the weekend for you to book your stay to Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest.

Make No Bones About It – Spooky Spooktacular Campout #3

Make No Bones About It – Spooky Spooktacular Campout #3

October 23 - October 25

Attention Campers!!! Make no bones about it this weekend at Jellystone Park Kozy Rest is going to be Spooky and Spooktacular for guest of all ages. This weekend we are giving you the opportunity to turn yourself into a life size Skeleton with Sidewalk Chalk on the Basketball Court. Make sure to be there when we try to Pin the Bone on the Skeleton in the Rec. Building without being able to see. Help give us a HAND in our Mr. Bone’s Ring Toss Game and your kids will be losing their HEADS trying to make a bucket in our cooking cauldron during our Bone Bucket Toss. Team up with Yogi Bear or Boo Boo and other campers as we race to grab skeleton bones to put the Mr. Bones back together the fastest in our Skeleton Relay Races. Don’t forget to pack your Halloween costume as this is our final weekend of Trick or Treating throughout the Park. Once the sun goes down on Saturday night that’s when our creatures of the night start to appear from the Haunted Woods and show up at the Haunted Pavilion. For anyone brave enough to join the Creatures of the Night along with Mr. Bones this weekend book your stay now before it’s too late as October is almost over.

Be Our Ghost – “Thank You Campers” Closing Weekend

Be Our Ghost – “Thank You Campers” Closing Weekend

October 30 - November 1

Attention Campers!!! We are inviting you to be our guest this closing weekend at Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest. To say thank you to our campers for everything you have done this season we will be offering you a few gifts this weekend before close for the season. Make sure to be there Saturday morning to pick up your Free Coffee and Donuts in the Front Office. While you are there make sure to check out all the good deals the Camp Store has to offer in our End of the Season Specials as this will be one of your last chances to purchase your favorite Yogi Bear and Boo Boo items of the year. Speaking of our two favorite bears they will be getting ready to go to sleep for the winter this weekend but before they do you will have an opportunity to join them Saturday morning after donuts at the flagpole for the Pledge and Photos. If you don’t see them at the flagpole, make sure to be on the lookout for Yogi Bear and Boo Boo as the Bears are on the Prowl Saturday afternoon throughout the campground. They will be ending their night by showing off their dance moves one more time in our Final Dance Party of 2020. After the dance party we are inviting everyone to join us at Bears Den as we give our final hugs to the bears and Say Goodbye to Yogi Bear and Boo Boo for the winter. Once the bears are sleeping, it’s time for us to break out the pizza and we are inviting everyone to join us in the Rec. Building for our Camper Appreciation Pizza Party. Since the camping season is ending this weekend, we want to give you as many opportunities as possible to enjoy the fun games that we offer and that is why on Saturday night we are celebrating the Madness till Midnight. Make sure to book your stay now to Jellystone Park at Kozy Rest so you don’t miss out on any of the fun this closing weekend because April 2021 is 5 months away.