Fooling around with the weather

Who else is under a Freeze Watch tonight? We gave our local weathermen a chance to explain themselves (with today’s date offering the perfect excuse). Freeze Watch? #AprilFools, right? @Jeff14News @RonanRhodes @ChadEvans44News @Wayne_C_Hart #tristatewx #inwx pic.twitter.com/ZIm9gk9fYK — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) April 1, 2016 But … @HolidayWorld No fooling! Our average last freeze of the season…

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And a comb and a brush …

… and a bowl full of mush.   Good morning, moon. pic.twitter.com/8yMcsugqZL — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) February 24, 2016 Parents of young children will probably catch this reference to the classic please-go-to-sleep-now book, Goodnight Moon. Thanks to Joe, our Maintenance Director, for taking this photo early yesterday morning, when the sun was rising and the moon…

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Presidential proclamation

Today is Presidents Day across the land. And here’s what it looks like on our webcam: Really. Nothing but frozen fog as far as the eye can see (which isn’t far). This prompted Matt to text me a presidential proclamation: “The Groundhog has totally ruined his chances of ever having his Holiday at the Park.”…

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Calling all groundhogs

We’ve got more than one weather nerd around here – so we’re nearly whipped into a frenzy about tomorrow, Groundhog Day. Will Thunderbird see his shadow tomorrow? Doubtful. #tristatewx #INwx pic.twitter.com/wrUFRSWCx1 — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) February 1, 2016 All kidding aside, Tuesday may bring some rough weather. Please be safe. Fingers (and paws) are crossed that…

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Cabin Fever Sweepstakes

Thunderbird and Voyage in the Snow

Thanks to everyone who entered our Cabin Fever Sweepstakes! Our winners were chosen at random from thousands of entries. Congratulations to: Grand Prize Winner: Melanie M. from Murfreesboro, Tennessee, who wins two nights in a Rudolph’s Christmas Cabin at Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort plus four one-day tickets to Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari…

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It’s never too cold for puns

Every weekday morning, after dropping James off at school, I pop in my earbuds and call my parents in Connecticut for a quick chat. This morning, it was my dad who answered. He didn’t even say hello. Dad: Zero! Me: Two! Weather you like it or not, it’s here. Winter. Trying to stay positive #NeverTooColdForPuns…

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Mother Nature can be oh, so cold

Thunderbird Sunset

… but she sure can deliver some cool sunsets! Thanks to @HolidayWorld for this picture of tonight's sunset! Have a photo? Send it to reportit@wishtv.com! pic.twitter.com/JcF0xFKL8K — WISH-TV (@WISH_TV) January 6, 2015 Yes, indeed, Orange is the New Track … as was the sky around Thunderbird. Voyage is certainly in the pink this evening. Stay…

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Moonlight becomes them

Jason, our Food & Beverage Director, starts his workday early. This time of the year, it’s before dawn. That bright orb in the photos below? It’s the moon. Honest. Jason was facing west to take these photos, so he wasn’t shooting into the sun. (He’s also a trained – and enthusiastic – weather spotter, so…

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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 cool ocean breeze

Another beautiful day on board the Mayflower! Beautiful day for a ride on Mayflower! #SummersHere #holidayworld #tristatewx pic.twitter.com/McCIvY1MzU — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) June 18, 2014 Have you been following our 66 Days At Sea journal? We’re nearly halfway to shore!

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How hot is it?

Summer is definitely here! Before you even THINK about complaining, take a look and remember. pic.twitter.com/RtKP1FAHHC — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) June 17, 2014

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This is more like it!

On a day like today, winter is but a distant memory … What a glorious day! #tristatewx pic.twitter.com/ORQBoiDIR5 — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) May 7, 2014

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