It’s time to walk the red carpet

It’s that time again, already: In just a few minutes, the Golden Ticket Awards ceremony begins. You know … the Academy Awards of the theme park industry? (Can’t continue without a quick and sincere #RIPJoanRivers shout out.) Our team is ready to “Bring Home the Lucite,” as Will Koch used to love to say. Prepping…

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We brake for billboards

Poor James. My youngest son, that is. This is his final year as a too-young-to-drive teen, and he has to put up with just two more semesters of me dashing out the door like a crazy person to drive him to school on time. We’ve been cutting it close lately. Or, rather, I’ve been cutting…

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Craving (not carving) some Halloween treats

We’re starting to talk pumpkins, corn mazes and singing zombies around here … So. For Happy Halloween Weekends, we're adding Pumpkin Pie Flurries. With real pumpkin pie. #HalloweenHankering #CravingNotCarving — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) September 2, 2014 And the first reaction left no doubt in our minds that Pumpkin Pie Flurries will be the treat to…

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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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Steelhenge

VP James managed to find the construction site amidst this morning's heavy fog. #HW2015 #Thunderbird #tristatewx pic.twitter.com/d7gS1PUXvi — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) August 21, 2014

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“A crummy commercial …”

Come on, you recognize that line, right? It’s Ralphie from “A Christmas Story,” crestfallen when he discovers his Little Orphan Annie Decoder Ring uncovers nothing more than “a crummy commercial,” there in the Parker family’s one bathroom (with Randy pounding on the door). Love that movie! And so, I tried to soften this tweeted “crummy…

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A guy with a plan

How many of us were in college and still didn’t know what we wanted to be when we grew up? Not this guy! Guess he had so much fun @HolidayWorld this year because he wants to work there when he grows up! pic.twitter.com/eVoxOHlOJj — Julie Stucki (@juliestucki) August 11, 2014 I shared this tweet with…

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Steel yourself for temptation

Yes, indeedy. Along with our Thunderbird announcement a few weeks ago, we rolled out a new fudge flavor: Savoring last of my creme brûlée #Thunderbird scorched fudge from .@HolidayWorld.Will savor the coaster even more. pic.twitter.com/NQcpuO0MKf — Shannon Cagle Dawson (@CobaltBluePress) August 9, 2014

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Forever friends

Of all the sights and sounds we offer, this is perhaps the sweetest of them all: Thank You @HolidayWorld for a fun vacation!!!! pic.twitter.com/pn6Btawzi6 — Chad/Shara Tragesser (@shara_chad) August 3, 2014

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Aw shucks, that track is pretty!

That's right, nothing but cornfields around here … #HW2015 #OrangeIsTheNewTrack #Thunderbird pic.twitter.com/1Bz1qyjFd2 — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) August 5, 2014

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Countdown to launch

This tweet was from last night, so now we’re at T-8months:27days! 8 months and 28 days. #HW2015 #Thunderbird http://t.co/psuknKZkwc pic.twitter.com/blrJMYuw1m — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) July 29, 2014

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