One reason we're one of the best campgrounds in Texas for families is because we have exciting events throughout the season! Fun themes and activities center on holidays, seasons of the year, and other special days. Take a look at what we’re planning this season!
Wondering what our 2024 themes will be? Click here to find out before booking!
*Non-peak season attractions & events have reduced availability. Open: Year Round, Peak Season: May 24 – August 18. All attractions are subject to change at any time.
Jellystone Park™ has exciting events throughout the season! Fun themes and activities center on holidays, seasons of the year and other special days. Take a look at what we’re planning this year!
Celebrate Mardi Gras madness with us at Jellystone Park™! Create your own mask-erpiece during craft time, jazz up your cart for the golf cart parade, and dance the night away at our masquerade ball!
2/16 - 2/18 CAMPING WITH CUPID
Love is in the BEAR this Valentine’s Day and we have so many sweet activities in store! Sign up for candy grams, channel your inner cupid and mix up a love potion. Don’t forget to leave a free space for Valentine’s bingo!
3/8 - 3/14 SURVIVOR WEEK (SPRING BREAK)
Spring Break is here, but can you survive it? Challenge yourself to an epic adventure with our week-long tournament of family fun! Push your limits at our competitions, then grab your tribe and brave the inflatable obstacle course! Don’t forget to stop by the closing celebration featuring a disco party!
3/15 - 3/17 SHAMROCK SHENANIGANS (SPRING BREAK)
Are you feeling lucky, campers? We’re sham-rocking at Jellystone Park™ this St. Patrick’s Day! Enjoy live entertainment and try to find the pot of gold in our leprechaun scavenger hunt. Don’t forget to bring all your green gear for the golf cart parade!
3/29 - 4/1 HOP-A-PALOOZA WEEKEND
We at Jellystone Park™ are hopp-ier than ever because it’s time to wake up the bears! Get egg-cited as we jump into Spring with our Easter egg hunt and don’t forget to look around the park for our furry friend, the Easter Bunny!
4/5 - 4/14 GREAT OUTDOOR WEEKENDS
When it comes to the outdoors, nobody does it better than Jellystone Park™! Appreciate all that nature has to offer by planting your own flower, relaxing by the fire at our s’mores social, and meeting new furry friends at the petting zoo!
4/19 - 4/28 WILD WEST ROUNDUP WEEKENDS
Howdy, campers! Break out your cowboy boots because Yogi Bear™ and the posse are wrangling up fun! Channel your inner cowboy at our lasso competition, mosey on down to the balloon stampede, or break in your boots at the hoedown. This is a rootin’ tootin’ good time that you won’t want to miss!
5/3 - 5/5 CINCO DE MAYO WEEKEND
This is nacho average Cinco De Mayo– prepare yourself for a taco-tastic time at Jellystone Park™! Celebrate with a BEARy fun fiesta with live entertainment, and if you’re up for a challenge, sign up for our hot pepper and salsa eating contests!
5/10 - 5/19 COLOR CRAZE WEEKENDS
Join us in making Jellystone Park™ paw-sitively pigmented! Go crazy with color in our color fun run and light up the night at our glow in the dark dance party, featuring a disco dance party. Did mom tag along in camping this weekend? Join us in celebrating her at our special sip n’ paint experience!
5/24 - 6/6 CARNIVAL OF DREAMS WEEKS
Step right up, campers! Enjoy summer nights and carnival lights at Jellystone Park™! The fun is just beginning with our one-of-a-kind carnival and festive inflatables. Keep the good times rolling with our decorative golf cart parade! For food lovers and thrill seekers alike, this is an adventure you won’t want to miss!
6/7 - 6/20 LUAU WEEKS
Aloha, friends! Join Jellystone Park™ for island-inspired fun in the sun! Come to our luau of a lifetime with live entertainment or play putt putt in paradise. It’s a paw-ty for the whole family full of leis and laughter!
Join us under the stars as we celebrate freedom, fun, and Yogi Bear™! Break out your red, white, and blue in our patriotic golf cart parade and enjoy star-spangled activities and entertainment throughout the week. Don’t forget to also celebrate Yogi Bear™ at our Yogi Bear™ Birthday Party!
7/5 - 7/18 UNDER THE SEA WEEKS
Ahoy, campers! We’re diving into the world of all things oceanic. Will you see a pirate? Will you see a mermaid? Come camp with us to find out! Make a big splash at our pool party, or find the hidden treasure at our treasure hunt.
7/19 - 8/1 CHRISTMAS IN JULY WEEKS
Here comes Santa Claus… and even in the summer he’s still checking his list! Join in the festive fun and visit Santa, get your Christmas card with a goat, or see Cindy Bear™ at the Cindy Bear™ Birthday Party. We’ll have Christmas activities all week long!
8/2 - 8/15 MESS FEST WEEKS
Messy mayhem is coming to Jellystone Park™! From the foam party, to our famous chocolate slip n’ slide, to an ultimate food fight, this wacky whirlwind of messes will keep you on your toes and leave you wanting more!
8/16 - 8/18 Peace, Love, and Boo Boo™ Weekend
Break out your bell bottoms, because we’re celebrating Boo Boo™ in a totally groovy way! Stop by the Boo Boo™ Birthday Party for far-out fun, or boogie down at the disco dance party! Don’t forget to enter our 70’s-inspired tie dye competition!
8/23 - 9/2 SUPER DUPER HEROES WEEKENDS
Calling all heroes– Jellystone Park™ needs your help! Grab your cape and unleash your inner hero as we celebrate our local heroes. Stop by our touch a truck event and meet the courageous people behind the wheel! Next, dress for success to strengthen your powers in our hero training session. Don’t forget to stop by our donation drive for our local heroes!
9/6 - 9/15 FALL into fun WEEKENDS
Fall is in the air! Come ring in the new season with Yogi Bear™, Cindy Bear™, and Boo Boo™ as the leaves change colors! Roll up your sleeves with a pumpkin rolling or smashing activity, customize a fall treat at our caramel apple station, and enjoy many other fall activities.
9/20 - 10/27 HALLOWEEN WEEKENDS
It’s time to get spooky, campers! Jellystone Park™ has lots of fun and frightful activities in store. Gather up lots of yummy treats with trick-or-treating, or watch the Halloween magic come to life during the Magic Pumpkin Experience. Show your creepy creative side with our golf cart competition, site decorating, and costume contest! With lots of spooktacular events every weekend, you’ll be sure to have a BEARy scary time.
11/1 - 11/3 PAJAMA JAM WEEKEND
The air is getting chilly, so help us put the bears to bed with a movie night, s’mores bonfire, and so many other cozy activities! Put on your comfiest PJs, snuggle up, and join us for a weekend of unforgettable memories under the starry sky!
11/8 - 11/10 Tailgate Takeover WEEKEND
Help us honor our veterans with a tailgate takeover tribute! Celebrate the brave men and women who have served our country with a weekend of friendly competition. With a weekend-long tournament and commemorative tailgate, it’s a time to come together as a community. Don’t forget to write a letter to a veteran to thank them for their brave service to our nation!
Special Promo Code
In honor of Veterans Day, we are saluting our veterans with a very special offer. Book a stay between November 8 - 14, and enjoy 50% off your campsite or cabin! Use promo code HERO at check-out.
*Offer has limited availability and is subject to change. Excludes group lodges. Must present valid ID at check-in. Cannot be combined with other discounts. New reservations only.
11/15 - 11/24 GOBBLE 'TIL YOU WOBBLE WEEKENDS
Grab your family and friends to celebrate the spirit of giving at Jellystone Park™! Stuff your bear belly at the paw-sitively delicious potluck, run the Turkey Trot with your best pals, and give back to your community with our donation drive. This year, we’ll be gobbling up the Thanksgiving fun!
11/29 - 12/8 WINTER WONDERLAND WEEKENDS
Don’t hibernate this winter– come camp at Jellystone Park™! Warm up with our hot cocoa bar, have a flake-tastic time at the snow foam party, and shop locally at the holiday market! Our winter activities are snow much fun, you won’t want to miss them!
12/13 - 12/22 HOLIDAY WEEKENDS
The holidays are here and the more the merrier! Jellystone Park™ is the place to experience the magic of the holiday season. From a visit from Santa, to golf cart decorating, to lighting up the park in Christmas colors, there is festive fun for everyone!
12/27 - 12/29 GRAND FINALE WEEKEND
Jellystone Park™ is ending 2024 with a BEARy grand finale! First up is the Bearathon you didn’t get to run this year, full of twists and obstacles around the park. Next is an all-you-can-eat party with the most paw-sitively indulgent buffet before your New Year's resolution begins! It’s an all-out bear bash you won’t want to miss!
How far away is your Texas campground from Fort Worth?
Lucky for you, we offer some of the best camping near Fort Worth, because our Camp-Resort is located only a little over an hour and a half away. We also offer some of the best RV camping and cabin rentals near Fort Worth, with 20 accommodation types!
Why should I stay at your North Texas campground over other campgrounds in the area?
Our campground near Fort Worth is in the heart of North Texas and has a variety of cabin & campsite options! Plus, we offer many more attractions and activities than any other campground nearby - including our Water Zone (coming soon!), pools, jumping pillows, mini golf, themed events, and more. These attractions, plus our friendly staff, set us apart from other Wichita Falls campgrounds.
Do you offer Winter Texan/snowbird camping at your Texas camping resort?
Yes, we do! We offer a variety of long term accommodations, making our Camp-Resort one of the best extended stay campgrounds in Texas. If you’re looking for a monthly RV park in Texas that has numerous RV site types to choose from, we’ve got you covered. We also have numerous cabin types for those who don’t own an RV, but would still like to enjoy snowbird camping in Texas. You can learn more about our monthly campground here.
What makes you one of the best campgrounds in Texas for families?
We’re known as one of the best family campgrounds in Texas due to the countless activities and attractions we have to offer! If you’re looking for a Texas campground with a water park and pools, you’ve come to the right place. Our Water Playground is great for kids and features various water blasters, cannons, and slides, while our 3 spacious swimming pools are perfect for kids and adults alike! We also have a huge fishing pond, jumping pillow, mini golf, themed events, and more. You can view all of our attractions here.