Resort Activities

Whether you're planning a retreat for the whole family, a group of friends or a getaway for two, there's no shortage of unique activities to explore at O'Connell's Yogi Bear Park. Plan activities upon arrival or visit this page before your departure to plan ahead. Looking for more? Our friendly staff can fill you in on all of the great ways to make your stay a memorable experience.

We currently offer the following activities:

  • Activities Center
  • Ceramics
  • Childrens Programs - Fee
  • Co-ed Water Aerobics
  • Banquet Center & Party Room
  • Planned Activities
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Children's Program
  • Lake Fishing
  • Weekly Dances
  • Beach
  • 4 Playgrounds
  • Creative arts and crafts classes and projects
  • Kids Activities
  • Activities Director
  • Bingo/Card Playing
  • Dancing
  • Volleyball
  • Nightly Outdoor Movie Theatre
  • Field Games
  • Visits with Jellystone Park Characters
  • Paddle Boats
  • Kayak Rentals


  • New Season's Celebration Bash
    Starts: 04/23/2021 - Ends: 04/25/2021

    Join us for the New Season's Celebration Bash. Live entertainment on Saturday with Fireworks show and "815 DJ". There will be many activities going on like Picnic Basket Drop, Dastardly Dip into Boo Boo Lake

  • Rise and Shine Yogi Bear
    Starts: 04/30/2021 - Ends: 05/02/2021

    It is Rise and Shine Yogi Bear weekend! Live band on Saturday "Abbynormal". There will be a Pots & Pans Parade, and Amboy Fire Awards Presentation.

  • Mom's Just Wanna Have Fun Weekend
    Starts: 05/07/2021 - Ends: 05/09/2021

    Mother's Day Weekend is here! Enjoy some fun with mom by going to the Fashion Show and Tea Party. There will be a live band Saturday night.

  • Bark in the Park Weekend
    Starts: 05/14/2021 - Ends: 05/16/2021

    Bring your furry friends for a fun filled Bark in the Park weekend. Live band on Saturday-"Jerry Menzel Band". There will be a Pet Vendor Fair, and The Animal Express Exotic Animal Show.

  • Ye Ole' Yogi Bear Renaissance Faire
    Starts: 05/21/2021 - Ends: 05/23/2021

    Ye Ole' Yogi Bear Renaissance weekend has commenced! Live band on Saturday-"Time Bandits". Many activities will be going on, including Renaissance Faire & Dragon Slaying Contest.

  • Memorial Day Music Fest
    Starts: 05/28/2021 - Ends: 05/31/2021

    Join us for our big Memorial Day Music Fest. Live entertainment on Friday night-"Karaoke with Rusty". Live band Saturday night-"Wreckless Whiskey". There will be Boat Regatta Races and Vendor Fair on Sunday

  • Wild West Weekend
    Starts: 06/04/2021 - Ends: 06/06/2021

    Say yee haw to our Wild West Weekend! Live entertainment on Saturday - "Rollin Whiskey".

  • Mardi Gras Weekend
    Starts: 06/11/2021 - Ends: 06/13/2021

    Join us for a fun filled Mardi Gras Weekend! There will be a Masquerade Ball Saturday night. Activities include Find the Baby--win a King Cake!

  • Dad Day's of Summer Weekend
    Starts: 06/18/2021 - Ends: 06/20/2021

    Enjoy a fun weekend with Dad! There will be a Fishing Tournament, Boat Regatta Races, and Vendor Fair on Saturday. Live band "Vinyl Destinations" will play Saturday night.

  • Bears Birthday Bash
    Starts: 06/25/2021 - Ends: 06/27/2021

    It's a Birthday Celebration at the park this weekend! Bears Birthday Bash will be held on Saturday with many fun activities to enjoy.

  • Boo Boo Big Boom July 4th Celebration
    Starts: 07/02/2021 - Ends: 07/05/2021

    Enjoy a fun weekend of Fourth of July festivities. Live band on Friday - "Problem Child Band". Live entertainment on Saturday from "815 DJ" and a Fireworks Show. Vendor Fair will be going on Sunday.

  • Pirates Weekend
    Starts: 07/09/2021 - Ends: 07/11/2021

    Join us for our Pirates Weekend! Throughout the weekend, there will be many fun activities. A beach party will be going on Saturday night.

  • Yogi Bear Tropical Get-a-Way
    Starts: 07/16/2021 - Ends: 07/18/2021

    We are taking you to the beach this weekend! Live entertainment on Friday "#D Sound Super Red Hot Karaoke DJ". Live band on the beach will be playing Saturday night.

  • Christmas in July
    Starts: 07/23/2021 - Ends: 07/25/2021

    Santa is visiting the park this weekend for Christmas in July! There will be a site decorating contest, Vendor Fair on Saturday and live entertainment, Big Daddy Woo Woo, will be playing on Saturday.

  • Under the Big Top Weekend
    Starts: 07/30/2021 - Ends: 08/01/2021

    Meet us at The Circus this weekend! Jason Kollum Circus Performer will be putting on a Grand Show on Saturday. Join us during this Big Top Weekend!

  • Aw Shucks! It's Country Weekend
    Starts: 08/06/2021 - Ends: 08/08/2021

    Join us for a Country themed weekend. Visit the petting zoo on Saturday, and enjoy the live entertainment of "Blue Steel Band".

  • Blues, Bears and BBQ
    Starts: 08/13/2021 - Ends: 08/15/2021

    Enjoy some Blues and BBQ at the park this weekend. Vendor Fairs will be going on Saturday. Taste some yummy BBQ at the food trucks. Live entertainment on Saturday - "The Downtown Rhythm Kings".

  • Super Heroes Weekend
    Starts: 08/20/2021 - Ends: 08/22/2021

    Super Hero Training is here at O'Connell's Yogi Bear RV this weekend! Activate your super hero powers and fly through the weekend. Live band will be performing Saturday.

  • Camping in Colors
    Starts: 08/27/2021 - Ends: 08/29/2021

    Join us for the inaugural event, the Color Run, this weekend! It will be a colorful weekend you don't want to miss.

  • Wacky Water Labor Day Weekend
    Starts: 09/03/2021 - Ends: 09/06/2021

    A fun filled Wacky Water Labor Day Weekend at the park is here! Live entertainment from "Three on a Tree" will be going on Friday. Saturday enjoy the sounds of "Gypsy Pistols". On Sunday, a Vendor Fair will be going on during the day. Boat Regatta Race and Fishing Tournament will also be going on throughout the weekend.

  • The Big Thank You Weekend
    Starts: 09/17/2021 - Ends: 09/19/2021

    Live entertainment on Saturday--Fireworks show and "Problem Child Band" Giveaways!

  • Cindy Bear Scarecrow Festival
    Starts: 09/24/2021 - Ends: 09/26/2021

    Join us for some fun at the Cindy Bear Scarecrow Festival this weekend. Vendor Fair will be going on Saturday. Scarecrow Contest will be going on during the weekend.

  • Frightful Fun Halloween Weekend
    Starts: 10/01/2021 - Ends: 10/03/2021

    Join us for a Frightful Fun weekend at the park. There will be a Spooky Barn, Costume Contest, and Trick-or-Treating.

  • Frightmare Before Closing Weekend
    Starts: 10/08/2021 - Ends: 10/11/2021

    Join us for a frightful weekend at the park! Live entertainment on Sunday-"3D Sound Red Hot Karaoke DJ". There will be a Spook Barn, Costume Contest, Trick-or-Treating, and Vendor Fair on Sunday

  • Halloween Hibernation Weekend
    Starts: 10/15/2021 - Ends: 10/17/2021

    Join us for a scary weekend at the park with Halloween festivities. There will be a Putting the Bears to Bed PJ party, and a Trunk-or-Treating activity going on throughout the weekend.