‘Christmas in July’ Sweepstakes

Where did July go? While those two fellows try to figure it out, let’s launch a sweepstakes! What’s the prize for our Christmas in July Sweepstakes? One person – selected at random – will win four one-day admission tickets to Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari and two nights next door at Lake Rudolph Campground &…

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A little girl’s Valentine’s Day message

There’s nothing quite as dear as a sentimental dad. Christopher W. from Owensville, Indiana, just messaged me a copy of the Valentine’s card his daughter Abbie presented to her parents this weekend. How sweet is that? And here’s Abbie, who’s seven years old: Happy Valentine’s Day to everyone!

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‘What’s new for 2016?’

Boy-oh-boy, have we heard that question a lot this fall! In 2016, we celebrate our 70th birthday. Pretty amazing to think we’ve been around that long – ever since Louis J. Koch (Lauren and Leah’s great-grandpa) decided it was time for Santa to have his own park here in the town that was named for…

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Christmas in July Sweepstakes

Thanks to all who entered our sweepstakes – and congratulations to Amy I. from Mattoon, Illinois, who wins four one-day tickets to Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari plus two nights in a King RV at Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort. — Have you ever celebrated Christmas in July? That sounds like a silly question…

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Enter our Thunderbird Sweepstakes!

Thunderbird is Santa Approved

Thanks to all who entered our Thunderbird Sweepstakes! Here are our winners of two one-day tickets: Carrie B., Hanover, Indiana Joy H., Solsberry, Indiana Jennifer M., Lawrenceville, Illinois ——— Is Memorial Day Weekend really just a week away? This month is flying by! And speaking of “flying by,” so is Thunderbird – have you watched…

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Travel Channel takes Santa on a wild ride

Christmastown, USA on Travel Channel

Back in May, Santa was tickled pink when a Travel Channel crew visited us to shoot a new holiday special. Of course, it was a tad warmer back then … Did you notice in the photo – in front of Santa’s face? They used that little clapper thing to sync the footage with the audio….

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Great Scott! Tune in Thursday night

Have you ever wondered what it takes to put together an episode of reality TV? Not the table-throwing, wine-tossing kind of reality show … a nice, fun travel show. There’s a new series on the Great American Country (GAC) channel called “All-American Amusement Parks.” Actually, when we first heard from the production company, they used…

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Ho-ho-ho!

Once in a while there’s a tweet … with a photo … that just has to be HoliBlogged. And Cooper, you cutie pie, this is one of those times! Cooper loved his first trip to @HolidayWorld. Thanks for making the day great Santa! pic.twitter.com/1YL99jOiAm — Christine Golden (@christinegolden) August 31, 2014

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Christmas in May

We just spent a fun day with a crew from the Travel Channel. They’re here in town for three days as part of an assignment to create a two-part special called Christmastown. During the day, there were interviews with park Guests, including Evan (who quoted more stats about Voyage than we have on our website)…

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#SantaSighting Sweepstakes

Thanks to all who entered! Here are our winners: Bryan B. from Strongsville, Ohio Linda K. from Fenton, Missouri Kim H. from Henderson, Kentucky Each winner receives two one-day tickets. Didn’t win? Be sure to subscribe to the HoliBlog and watch our Facebook page for more opportunities to “enter to win.” ——- He sees you…

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Holiday World’s most “liked” photos from 2013

  It's that time of the year when we look back and remember special moments from the year. Here are the five most "liked" photos from our Facebook page in 2013. #5 is perfect for this time of year. It reminds us to appreciate the "little things" in life:   Post by Holiday World &…

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