Spring hath sprung

Finally! The park is springing to life! Now THAT's what I'm talking about! #SpringAtLast pic.twitter.com/YgOqlnmN4W — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) April 9, 2014

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Blame Canada

Look who sneaked into Splashin' Safari a little early! Hmmm … Canada geese. Do you know that ProSlide – whose designers created the likes of ZOOMbabwe, Bakuli, Mammoth, Bahari and Wildebeest – is based in Canada? Oh, and they are also the crazy creators of our new Hyena Falls. Perhaps these two waterfowl (who promised…

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With apologies to Francis Scott Key

The blooms bursting in air … You know we're on Instagram, right? http://Instagram.com/HolidayWorld These pretty pear trees are so beautiful right now. As we blogged back in 2005, It Always Snows in April.

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Mother Nature’s decorations

Is this Mother Nature's apology for the drought and extreme temperatures this past summer? The fall colors are stunning this week! Are you planning to ride a coaster this weekend? There are two more Happy Halloween Weekends left – hope you can join us for the the rides, themed shows and attractions, and the lovely…

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Seven-year hitch

Saturday marks the seven-year anniversary of our first HoliBlog post. Did you know we were the first park to blog? The feedback we’ve received over the years has been humbling. And every once in a while a reader will say to me or post “It always snows in April.” This happened recently on our Facebook…

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Hopping toward spring

No, we're not hinting about a new HoliFrog mascot … but apparently there are many fans of the idea. Take a listen, and enjoy the sounds of nature that tend to get covered up by laughter and screams of delight once we're open:

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A berry by any other name…

Okay, so I Googled "holly berry" so I could correctly state if they grow on a tree or a bush. Guess what’s listed first? Or actually, "who"? Well, of course. The lovely and talented actress Halle Berry. Have you even noticed the pretty holly trees (or bushes … I never did finish my research) on…

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Lunatic on the loose

The subject line of this post is a nod to my dear husband. Gary loves malapropisms (and I loved reading The Rivals in high school, so I still use the word malapropism whenever possible). We live out in the country (which works well, seeing as though he's a farmer). Whenever a large moth flies by,…

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