Win a Labor Day Weekend Getaway!

Have you heard? That “high lonesome sound” is coming to Holiday World for all three days of this upcoming Labor Day Weekend! All weekend long, we’ll present the likes of Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, Blue Highway, and Lonesome River Band in our Hoosier Celebration Theater – all included in your day’s admission! Our…

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Warm up with our Cabin Fever Sweepstakes!

Thanks to everyone who entered; we hope it warmed you up just a bit! Our winner was chosen at random – congratulations to Sheena H. from Martinsville, Illinois! —— Anyone else have a severe case of cabin fever? Customarily, that means everyone in your house (er, cabin) is just itching to get outside and have…

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Rock the Campground

We're just a week away from our second annual Rock the World event! Our headliner is Switchfoot, with Kutless, Audio Adrenaline, Adam Cappa and an outstanding collection of regional bands rounding out the event. Our friends and neighbors next door at Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort just announced a special offer, so if you'd…

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Who will laugh last?

Surely you've heard that old chestnut: "He who laughs last, laughs best." Well, we're not concerned with who goes last, we want to know which one of these four finalists amuses you the most. That's right, we chose four finalists, instead of three, for our "Laugh Like A Hyena" contest. Let's start with where we…

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“Laugh Like A Hyena!” contest

Unless you've just awakening from hibernation, you know one of our fun new attractions is this wild and crazy water-slide complex called Hyena Falls. Here's the design: And here's a photo of the nearly-completed slides, including a "wave" slide that starts five stories up: Does looking at this photo, in anticipation of riding Hyena Falls,…

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Our limerick contest winners

There was a great campground and park Which decided to, quite on a lark… Call out the rhymers Both young and old-timers To compete for a really cool mark. Many thanks to the thousands (yes thousands) of HoliBlog readers who sent in their limericks. Your creativity (not to mention the ability to rhyme Safari with…

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Maybe Aunt Bee will bake a pie

Eric thinks we should throw a "stoplight party." He's full of grand ideas. It is rather Mayberry-esque, though, isn't it? The town's first stoplight. G-o-l-l-l-l-l-l-y! To get your bearings, pretend you're driving to Holiday World. You exit off Interstate 64 at Ferdinand, which is Exit 63. You head south on State Road 162 for seven…

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The campground next door

Lots of folks assume we own Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort. We don't. But we're kin. Will's younger brother Philip owns and operates Lake Rudolph, which just won a big award. The National Association of RV Parks & Campgrounds name Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort the 2008/09 "National RV Park of the Year."…

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A “Q” for the loo?

Not true! Not true! A queue for Sue? A queue for Drew? A queue for who? (Note: that last word really should be "whom," but it doesn't rhyme. Poetic license.) A shuttle queue. For campers who … … (ugh!) whose day is through. Back to Lake Rudolph, whether RV, cabin or tent. They'll line up…

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Was that a cabin?

All summer long, we get emails from folks who were at the park and wondered about some cabins they think they saw through the trees back by The Legend's spiral drop. Those cabins are part of Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort. Here's an interesting bit of background from Dave, their marketing director: Lake Rudolph’s…

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