Sweepstakes: Celebrating 75 Years of Fun!

We can’t wait to open our gates for our 2021 Season! We want to launch you into Summer fun with a Grand Prize Family Getaway of four two-day tickets, two nights in a Holiday Cottage at Lake Rudolph Campground and RV Resort, and four beach towels! Plus, the next 25 fastest fans will win a pair…

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Podcast: Season 3, Episode 7: The One Where We Went Batty

If you’ve been listening to the Official Holiday World Podcast for any amount of time, it won’t surprise you that this feedback got downright batty. Before we got to feedback, we shared the story of how Holiday World launched our TikTok account. Follow our page for content with a more behind-the-scenes footage feel! We chatted…

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Mammoth Boat Going Over Hill

2021 Extra Passholder Perks

Our 75th Celebration Season kicks off soon, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome Guests back to make more memories with us! Season Passholders get the first chance to visit this season, with exclusive time on the weekend before we open to everyone. In addition to all the great perks that your Season Pass…

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Sweepstakes: Race here to win big!

From Frightful Falls to Cheetah Chase, we’ve been making hearts race for 75 years! If you love to race, you are going to love our newest sweepstakes! It’s all about speed. The best part? We’ll have dozens of winners! Our Grand Prize is a Family Getaway with four two-day tickets, two nights in a Holiday…

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Podcast: Season 3, Episode 6 – The One With the Answered Questions

In early March we asked our online community to send questions for the HoWoPo and they did NOT disappoint! In this episode, the pod squad dug into Holiday World history and answered as many questions as possible, and promised to answer more in a future episode.  We mentioned this incredible WIRED video that features our…

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The Legend | Holiday World & Splashin' Safari

Sweepstakes: Family Getaway Screamstakes

This contest has ended. Congratulations to Patrick of Scottsville, KY! To check for more contests and sweepstakes, visit our Holiblog.    Ok. If you’ve never been to Holiday World, there’s a thing you should know: we LOVE our coaster spiel poems. For example, in the station of The Legend, you might hear the following:  “Scream…

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Meet Laura S!

Next up in our staff introductions, we wanted you to meet our Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Laura S.! Laura is a leader and supervisor for Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari’s financial, information and technology, and supply chain functions.  You would be correct if guessed she is VERY busy this time of year and…

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International Women’s Day

We are Holiday World and we love holidays.  And International Women’s Day might just be my favorite one. I love to take the day to think of the women who we think of traditionally: Frieda Kahlo, Susan B. Anthony, Katherine Johnson.  But this year I’m especially grateful for Madam CJ Walker or Sarah Breedlove. She’s…

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75th Anniversary Themed Zoom Backgrounds

Our team recently shared our calendar for our 2021 Calendar and we are excited to be celebrating 75 years of family fun all season long! We’ve started talking about our history as America’s first theme park, sharing commemorative merchandise,  collecting your Holiday World memories and now we’re sharing fresh Zoom backgrounds! Just click on the…

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Podcast Season 2 Episode 5: The One with Five Feedbacks

As you may know, we are Holiday World and we love holidays! In observance of Procrastination Week, we released Season 2 Episode 5 a few days late. Join the #PodSquad for another round of feedback, holidays, and… the Lollipop Guild? Matt E., Lauren C., and Leah K. were joined by Sabrina J. and Matt B….

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Meet Matt B!

If you’ve visited our parks recently, there is a very good chance that you’ve seen Matt B. walking around the park to make sure everything is running smoothly. As Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Matt stays busy overseeing Attractions, Maintenance & Development, Food & Beverage, Retail, Games, Admissions, Auxiliary Revenue, Park Services, & Grounds…

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Podcast Season 2 Episode 3: The One With America’s First Theme Park

We kick off Episode three of our second season with Lauren, Matt, and Leah reminiscing about Potato Patch. Do you remember Potato Patch?    Join the pod squad as we discuss everything from boysenberries to industry history.  First things first, hands down, Lake Compounce was the very first American amusement park. They opened exactly 100…

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Podcast Season 2 Episode 2: The One with Another Holiday-Feedback Combo

We jump right into the second episode of season three with feedback and holidays! As a warning, this was the fifth of five episodes recorded that day so Josh, Leah, and Sabrina was running on slap-happy fumes.   Since feedback is highly visual, we gathered the feedback we discussed in this episode: The Pod Squad…

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