Going, going … almost gone!

Thunderbird First Flight Auction

You’ve been meaning to check out our Thunderbird’s First Flight Auction for Give Kids The World, haven’t you? But you’ve been busy. We understand. Boy, do we understand! The deadline to place your bids for the First Flight on Thunderbird is just a few days away. We’ve got an incredible day planned for April 23…

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Who rides Thunderbird first?

Thunderbird First Flight Auction

Oh, boy. If I had a nickel for every time I’ve been asked that question these last eight months! The simple answer is: the Test Dummies. They ride first. And they’re having a blast. But for those of you who are truly interested in securing a seat for when the nation’s first launched wing coaster…

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Don’t know what it is, but it’s up for auction

Walking down the aisles of auction items with Kris from Channel 13, the questions were rapid-fire. What is this? And what’s that? Why would you have that at a theme park? Between Safety Craig (whom I now call Auction Craig) and me, we could identify just about everything. We knew this was an antique oxen…

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Coasters, Colts, and….well, Cash

For years, I've reacted obnoxiously whenever the topic of sports comes up around here. I groan when Mike (that's Sales Director Mike) starts off a marketing meeting with, "What about them Hoosiers?!" or when John whines about "his" Bears and Cubs. And as a Notre Dame alum, Will is sure to keep us up to…

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Going…going…nearly gone!

We're down to the last few hours of bidding on the Voyage rug. Catch all the excitement here. Now that I think about it … I have groovy burnt-orange shag carpeting in my retro-style office. Maybe I should rip up a patch and put it on eBay…

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For sale: One (slightly used) Voyage rug

…on eBay (where else?). Folks loved the rugs at the doors at the gift shop next to The Voyage last season. So many people asked if we’d ever sell them … even used … that we’ve put one up for auction. Check here for all the info.

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Going, going, gone!

The directive from Will was to “clean house.” And we did. So now we’re hosting an auction. Wonder who had this rattling around in the back of his closet… Here’s what’s caught my eye so far: Popcorn cart Assortment of arcade games Disco ball Corn roaster 300 lounge chairs Small children’?s ball crawl and crawl-through…

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