Rustic Acres Rustic Acres Jellystone Park, becoming the fourth Yogi Bear-themed in Illinois.will reopen April 1 as
“We’re really excited about joining the Jellystone Park network and intensifying our focus on providing a great place for families to create memories with their children,” said BJ Davis, who owns and operates the with his wife, Jennifer.
“We like thePark brand,” he said. “It correlates closely with what we want our to be.”
The Davises purchased the 160-in 2017. Since then, they have made many improvements to the park in preparation for joining the Park network. These improvements include redesigning the to accommodate larger and investing in new attractions, such as a giant jumping pillow, laser tag, and a foam machine. The Davises also plan to install a gem mining sluice and a new this year.
Existing attractions at the park include a 30-by-50-foot swimming pool, a, a gaga ball pit, and two large catch-and-release fishing lakes with bass, bluegill, crappie, and catfish. The park also has a basketball court and a volleyball net. Four rental are available to complement the park’s many and sites.
Park locations are famous for their family attractions, activities, and Yogi Bear costumed characters. The New Douglas location’s themed weekends will range from family sporting events to Wet N Wild, Candy Sweet Tooth, Easter, and Christmas themes with games and prizes. The park will also offer Halloween-themed weekends with costume and decorating contests and trick-or-treating.
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