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The Jester Hat is a members-only land clothing item that is worn on the head. It was first released during December 2010 in Jam Mart Clothing. It was re-released on September 23, 2016. It was then removed from stores on October 4, 2017. It was re-released on September 8, 2018. It came back once again on July 30, 2020, but left on August 5, 2021. It was re-released again on August 7, 2021, but left on December 4, 2021.


The Jester Hat has a crown divided into three tips that each sag over the edges. The hat has three bells at the tips and a frilly brim that wraps around the base. This item comes in ten different color varieties, two of which are rare variants.


  • The mobile app Animal Jam - Play Wild! has a similar Jester Hat item.
  • During the item's first release, there were only four varieties.
  • The Rare Fool's Hat was sold at Jam Mart Clothing for Rare Item Monday on April 3, 2017. It has the exact same shape as the Jester Hat, but with a special RIM name for April Fools' Day.
    • A medieval court jester was often referred to as a "fool", hence the name of the hat.
  • There is a Night of the Phantoms version of this hat that is called the Scary Bell Hat.
  • The Rare Jester Hat was released for the Leap Year Party in February 2012.
    • When it was first released, it did not have a rare tag even though it had "Rare" in its name. A rare tag was added to it later in 2012.
    • It returned for a second release during Hatapalooza on January 20, 2013.
  • It was formerly a seasonal item that returned to Jam Mart Clothing around the time of the Jamaalidays or shortly afterwards, but it remained in stores throughout most of 2017 after its September 2016 re-release.

Prize Availability

The Jester Hat can be won as a possible prize from the following locations:

Prize Availability Details
The Forgotten DesertGreen Chest
The Forgotten DesertOrange Chest
The Forgotten DesertBlue Chest
The Forgotten DesertWhite Chest