MILFORD, Ohio, May 8, 2017 — Moms will be treated like queens at Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts on Mother’s Day weekend.
“Most of our franchisees have special Mother’s Day activities planned, including mother-child lookalike contests, Mother’s Day crafts and complimentary breakfasts,” said Michele Wisher, vice president of marketing for Leisure Systems, Inc.
Moms who camp over Mother’s Day weekend also receive a notepad with a cover that says “Jellystone Park Mom’s To Do List,” which is to relax, have fun and enjoy the outdoors.
The Milford, Ohio-based Leisure Systems franchises 80 Jellystone Park campgrounds with more than 17,000 campsites and vacation rentals
across the U.S. and Canada.
Here’s a sampling of some of the Mother’s Day weekend activities planned at Jellystone Parks across the U.S. and Canada:
— Bloomington, Ind.: Activities include a family pizza dinner special, and a Saturday night glow stick dance party in which family members are encouraged to dress in their best prince, princess, king and queen attire. Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed family. Sunday morning there will be a pancake breakfast and moms eat free. www.lakemonroejellystone.com
— Caledonia, Wis.: Activities include a party with Cindy Bear with free cake and ice cream. The park will also host a wine and paint event. Bring your favorite bottle of wine to sip and share while being instructed on how to paint a masterpiece to bring home with you. www.jellystone-caledonia.com
— Gloucester Point, Va.: Activities include a family luau party. Campers can help Cindy Bear decorate for the luau and get a glitter tattoo, make your own lei and limbo with Yogi Bear on the jumping pillow. Sunday morning there will be a complimentary pancake breakfast for moms. www.jellystonegp.com
— Harrisville, Penn: Activities include a mother-child spa party; chocolate grams for mom; family photos; a family movie night and a chair massage by a professional masseuse. www.pittsburghjellystone.com
— Niagara Falls, Ont.: Activities include board games, sports and classic game show games. Create a special card and crafts for mom. www.jellystoneniagara.ca
— Tabor City, N.C.: Activities include a mom and me Hula Hoop contest; a “How well do you know mom?” game; musical chairs with mom; Mom’s favorite chocolate bar bingo; and a Mother’s Day drawing. www.taborcityjellystone.com
— Nashville, Tenn.: Activities include a Mother’s Day tea party with Cindy Bear and a pancake breakfast on Sunday morning at the Hot Rod Ice Cream Shoppe. www.nashvillejellystone.com
— Wichita Falls, Texas: Activities include a complimentary pancake breakfast for mom on Saturday, a mother-child lookalike contest; cupcake making; and a Mother’s Day card craft activity. Complimentary margaritas will also be served to moms in the late afternoon. www.wichitafallsjellystone.com