The Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park franchise is celebrating its 40th anniversary by hosting a video contest for campers to capture how they have fun at Jellystone Park. The grand prize is $10,000.

“Our mission is to foster a fun family experience that creates lasting memories,” said Michele Wisher, director of marketing for Leisure Systems  Inc.yogi-40th-logo, the franchisor of Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts. “We’re excited to see how our  campers enjoy our parks and to share that enthusiasm with others.” 

 The videos must be taken at any of the 71 Jellystone Park Camp-Resort locations and be  30 to 90 seconds in length (maximum length is 3 minutes.) Videos can also be comprised  of various still photos in a slideshow. 

 Each person submitting a video  to www.jellystonefun.com  is eligible to win special  Jellystone Park gift baskets full of Yogi Bear souvenirs during weekly prize drawings.  Some baskets may include a free night of camping at a Jellystone Park. 

 For the grand prize, contest participants are encouraged to forward their videos to friends  to generate votes. The five videos receiving the most votes will be entered to win the $10,000 grand prize. Finalists will receive a Jellystone Park gift basket full of Yogi Bear souvenirs and a free weekend stay at a Jellystone Park. The grand prize winner will be selected by Leisure Systems Inc. and announced in October. 

The contest started May 23 and runs to Sept. 8.

For more information on contest rules and regulations, visit www.jellystonefun.com <http://www.jellystonefun.com/> .