Top of the mornin’, Holidog!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day to all from everyone here at Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari! Silly Holidog seems to think he's an Irish Setter today. #TextFromHolidog pic.twitter.com/HqrC9f1pPy — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) March 17, 2014

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What if we hosted the Winter Games?

With all the hullabaloo about the Winter Olympics lately, it got us to pondering … what sort of competitive games could we host here during these seemingly endless weeks of snow and ice? Off went an email query, quickly followed up by a Holibaloo of our own. Here’s a sampling of the responses: First of…

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Did Holidog see his shadow?

There’s a groundhog in Pennsylvania who gets a lot of attention this time of the year. But here in Santa Claus, Indiana, we rely on Holidog for our weather prognostication: No shadow for Holidog! And exactly what does that mean? Spring is right around the corner!

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An Elf off her shelf

Gotta love Barbie. She is the most cheerful, sassiest elf ever. As she was packing up her car with packages to make her afternoon mail run on this chilly day, she didn't complain. "Hey – it gets me out of my office, right?" An elf off her shelf, as it were. Barbie may need to…

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Don’t fog on our parade!

Can't remember ever worrying about a Christmas Parade being cancelled due to fog before … But this morning it was rainy and foggy. The good news is the roads are clear of snow and ice – and our town's annual parade went off without a hitch! Is anyone else diggin' Holidog's sneakers?

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Transformation Tuesday

We've added to our Communications Department (no worries, Nathan and Paula aren't going anywhere) and one of Lauren R.'s first projects is to dig around in our archives and boost our Instagram presence. Here's Lauren's first "Transformation Tuesday" effort: "My how Holidog has changed over the years!" We'll be sure to post more fun photos…

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A dog-eared photo

When you work at a theme park with ridiculously clever people, you never know ahead of time what each day will bring. But this, actually, was scheduled ahead of time. This was taken during a photo shoot for our 2014 HoliWood Nights flyer. Yes, Holidog was getting ready for his close-up. That's Ashley, our special…

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Holidog’s dog house is pretty sweet

So where does Holidog hang out during Happy Halloween Weekends? Our cuddly pup has an autumnal dog house. And it's pretty sweet. As you enter the park for Happy Halloween Weekends, be sure to take a right at the Applause Fountain. You'll see a large red building, which houses Holidog's 3D Halloween Adventure. It is:…

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