What are you WISHing for?

Take a look at some WISH-ful thinking from early this morning: All will be revealed this evening starting at 8:15pm CDT: http://HolidayWorld2015.com Please join us! And Happy Christmas Eve in July!

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Countdown to Day 67

Can you believe it? We’re closing in on the last few of our 66 Days At Sea! We hope you enjoyed the clues, the history lesson, and the occasional red herring. And Leah’s HoliBlog posts, too – she’s honed her HoliHint skills to a fine point these past few weeks. As July 24, Our Announcement…

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A princess, all aglow

A sweet moment with one of our Holiday World Princesses and her little Prince, right before the start of tonight’s Friday Night Fireworks:

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Someone’s in the kitchen with Santa

Have you checked out the new Mrs. Klaus’ Kitchen yet? Holidog is a big fan. … and so is Tabnie from Eyewitness News. Foods Manager Tammy was happy for the help on a recent morning and gleefully instructed Tabnie in the fine art of “freestyling” dough. After proofing the dough, it was time to add…

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Video contest: What’s up for 2015?

Congratulations to Lisa Cook, from Georgetown, Kentucky – she entered a video of her son, Christian, presenting his best guess. That video ended the contest with the most thumbs-up votes. Thanks to all who entered! ———————— Yesterday, we blogged about these two fine gentleman, who made a video with their analysis of our 66 Days…

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Eat like a ’beest

When you picture a herd of wildebeest, don’t you think of them being in stampede mode? They like to move. They migrate at a fast pace. And so our new Wildebeestro restaurant follows their lead, with a light and fast Grab & Go menu. Tabnie from Eyewitness News stopped by for a behind-the-scenes look. In…

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“Sure wish we had smell-a-vision!”

Have you ever wished you could sneak into one of our kitchens to see exactly how we create the treats that make your visit extra special? Tabnie from Eyewitness News did just that recently. She and Brian got up close and personal with the staff of the Funnel Cake Factory in our 4th of July…

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Around here, hard hats are always in style

It sure is nice to shoot an episode of the Hard Hat Chronicles without everyone having to be all bundled up in winter jackets. And that’s because … it’s summer! And, as always, some folks have a hard time believing we got everything done. The questions are constant: Did Mrs. Klaus’ get her Kitchen back?…

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Help wanted: Story tiller

As we begin a new season, we sadly say goodbye to the fellow who’s produced all of our fun videos that you’ve watched the past three years. You know, like this: Since he was a little boy (or so he tells us), Nathan has wanted to live on a farm. He and his wife have…

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Time to get our ship in shape

If you’ve been wondering about exactly where Mayflower will dock, here’s a bird’s-eye view from the top of Voyage’s lift hill: Our new swinging ship ride arrived this week and we wasted no time getting all the pieces secured into place. I never would have guessed the medallions would be this big! Meet Paul from…

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Your daily floss

Long ago, my oldest son explained to me the difference between a “geek” and a “nerd.” Tom now works at JPL (which you may recognize from The Big Bang Theory), so whatever he told me then was no doubt correct. Thing is, I don’t exactly remember what he said … But whether you’re a geek…

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