Cabin Fever? Enter this Sweepstakes!

Congratulations to Casey J. from Breese, Illinios, who was chosen at random to win two nights in a Rudolph’s Christmas Cabin, plus four tickets to Holiday World. Thanks to all who entered – and for all the great advice about how to conquer cabin fever! —————- How’s the weather forecast looking in your neck of…

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The Legend reborn

We’ve teased you long enough. Here’s what we’re working on for our 70th Birthday season: We hope you’re as excited as we are to experience our wooden coasters again for the first time – especially The Legend! (Oh, and Thunderbird, too!) This snow won’t last forever … By the way, if you’ve been meaning to…

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Weigh to go, Shane!

This morning, this photo appeared in our Twitter feed and we were thrilled to see we were part of this gentleman’s incredible weight-loss story: @HolidayWorld one of my weight loss motivations was to ride your roller coasters. See you this season!! pic.twitter.com/gvwxSY2XLn — Shane (@ShaneInTC) January 11, 2016 We got in touch with Shane and…

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This gag never gets old …

After all these years (the original Vacation movie was released in 1983), this still makes us laugh: Oh, deer. The moose out front should have told you … #OpenSaturday pic.twitter.com/y4CdpDwdIZ — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) September 22, 2015 Santa’s friends may be a bit early for Happy Halloween Weekends, but you can be right on time…

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Will Rayvon ride Raven?

… and can you say that five times fast? We’re so excited to host our park alum, American Idol finalist Rayvon Owen tomorrow. Guess who's coming to visit us on Friday! #MeetAndGreet @RayvonOwen @AmericanIdol #ParkAlum pic.twitter.com/lpufsshDzE — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) June 4, 2015 Rayvon’s meet and greet is Friday at 2pm CDT. We’ll be hanging…

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A very Brady coaster

There’s no denying, Thunderbird is getting a lot of love and attention this fall. It’s the new coaster on the block, and there’s lots of interest in how construction is coming along. (Spoiler alert: it’s coming along really, really well – stay tuned for more next week. Maybe even watch the Thunderbird ConstructionCams. On Monday.)…

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Are you a ‘middle child’?

Paula’s note: as a fellow “middle child,” I just had to take a few minutes on my day off to post Leah’s musings. My middle child, John, started laughing when I told him what I was up to: You should wait till tomorrow, Mom. That fits the Middle Child Syndrome perfectly – “Um, I really…

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Summer Saturdays = Night Rides!

What’s your favorite night ride? From today through August 16, every Saturday we're open 9am – 9:30pm CDT. #NightRides pic.twitter.com/ArZHuOAJRl — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) June 7, 2014

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Scaredy Cat confidential

Take a moment with me, and try to think of the most ironic things that could happen to the child of a theme park president. What if you hated funnel cake or soft pretzels? It’d be a total waste of being born into such a cool circumstance, right? Now imagine you were afraid of rides….

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Teasy riders

No fair! Why do they get to ride – again?! Some dummies get all the fun …

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Rain by the half-foot

Did you get a lot of rain this week? Mother Nature power-washed the park for us! We're dubbed this Raven Creek. Lots of rain yesterday! #tristatewx pic.twitter.com/qW5AX7sEjQ — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) April 4, 2014 No flooding here – despite six inches of rain yesterday; just a few swollen creek banks. Here's a view of the…

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Hoosier dummy?

Our test dummies are ready to roll! They look like a rowdy bunch, don’t they? Here’s a video of our water-filled dummies from a few years ago: We open for the season on May 3 – these dummies get the run of the park until then!

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