Is “off season” really “slow time”?

If you ever want to get an immediate reaction out of any of us full-timers, innocently pose this question from November to April: "So, do you all head to Florida when the park’s not open? Do you even go into work?" The answers are "no" and "heck yes." About 80 of us stay plenty busy…

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THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU!

Thanks so much for the printable online Allergen Free Menu. We will be returning for the 2nd time this year, and I am again SOOO excited to see so many options available that my kiddo with severe egg and milk allergies will be able to enjoy. It means the WORLD to us that you have…

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“My son has safe food to enjoy!”

I wanted to let you know how much I appreciate Holiday World accommodating those like my son with numerous food allergies.  We go to Holiday World numerous times during the summer and what a wonderful time we can experience as a family knowing that he has “safe” food to enjoy.   Have a wonderful and…

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Family thrilled with food-allergen program

My family and I visited your park on Monday.I just wanted to tell you how pleased (thrilled, actually) we were with your handling of food allergies. We were able to dine at two of your restaurants without any problems. Our son has multiple food allergies and your staff worked hard to protect him and give…

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“Perfect first family trip”

We just returned from visiting your park, and I felt obligated to let you know what a wonderful time we had there. I’m assuming most people write to complain, so I wanted to be sure to let you know what an awesome job everyone is doing at Holiday World. There wasn’t one person there that…

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There was no catch to the freebies

Our family just returned from our first visit to Holiday World (July 14). I just wanted to let you know what a great time we had and how much I appreciate the great value you are providing at your park. I tried purchasing tickets online but the system was not working correctly. My thoughts were,…

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A fan in FAAN

A wonderful national organization called FAAN (the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network) announced this morning that Holiday World is the recipient of the 13th Annual Mariel C. Furlong Award for Making a Difference. Here's more information. This is a huge honor. The best award, though, is the sweet little faces of the children who were…

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“Special” pizza

Well.. We made our way down to Holiday World this weekend. We ate at the Kringle's Kafe'… I was SO pleased with the service we received. My son LOVED the soy cheese pizza. And the staff was really great about getting his pizza and keeping it away from "real" pizza. I could actually sit back…

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“You made Jake feel special”

My family visited Holiday World in June. We had a wonderful time. My kids love Holiday World. My son felt very special that day because of the time your staff took to meet his needs. Jake is 7 years old and has a life threatening peanut allergy. We ate in Splashin' Safari, the Holidog FunTown,…

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Allergen free menu options

I am going to your park sometime this summer and I was worried about how to eat while I was there. A friend of mine saw an article about you having allergen free menu options. I am so thankful that you are addressing this issue and considering all of your customers. Thank You. You don't…

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Food, glorious food

I was pondering how to talk about our new allergen-free food initiative, when this email dinged in my Inbox. This happy mom says it much better than I could: I just read online in The Courier about your new offering of allergy free food. Thank you SO much for doing this. I have a 3-year-old…

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