A drone’s-eye view

Everyone should see an empty wave pool in action at least once. Because it’s just so pretty. The sun sparkling off the crystal-clear waves … it’s incredibly peaceful. And so, courtesy of our drone (and Stephen, our pilot), here’s the view from way up high: A drone’s-eye view of our Bahari wave pool early this…

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Firecracker after dark

Here’s a tweet from our pal Marcus, who runs the Water Slide Database website. Firecracker is incredibly pretty at night! #HolidayWorld #HoliwoodNights @HolidayWorld pic.twitter.com/D8iRzckDDO — Marcus (@Midgetman82) June 4, 2017 He’s also a great photographer!

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Batter up!

When Santa heard we were partnering with the Louisville Bats this summer, he stepped right up to the plate. Starting this month, Bats’ home games on Sundays will feature fun ways for you to win tickets to Holiday World, Bats games, and more! Here’s the prize package you could win: 4 one-day tickets to Holiday…

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Opening a can of worms

How often have you been out in public and heard a child who’s just not in a good mood? Most of us would continue on our way. Not Henry. His story was told on Facebook yesterday by the little boy’s mother: So thankful for a sweet guy named Henry who noticed my son had a broken…

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Celebration Sweepstakes!

Congratulations to our winner, Brooke M. from Henderson, Kentucky! And thanks to all who entered! —– Did you hear the news? USA Today just named our Splashin’ Safari the #1 Water Park in the Nation! Let’s celebrate with a sweepstakes! Who wants to win four one-day park tickets plus two overnights in a Holiday Cottage…

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It's a boy!

Podcast: The Return of the IT Guy

IT Director Matt energized the #PodSquad early on with the declaration: “You don’t really need money anymore.” Find out what he was referring to (and a whole lot more) here in our latest podcast episode: Raspberry Pie sounds delicious! IT Matt hands one to Eric for consideration. Here’s that video of the Boom Squad (don’t…

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Win a pair of tickets!

Congratulations to our three winners! Peggy O., Elizabeth, Indiana Amber S., Dawn P., Mt. Washington, Kentucky Thanks to everyone who entered! ——- Everybody likes to win, right? Here’s your opportunity to win a pair of tickets to Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari (we’ll pick three winners at random). We like to win, too. Over the next…

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Barnabus and Zach

A bear named Barnabus

We heard recently from a mom who was going through a tough time. Here’s a portion of her email to us: My children and I have recently gone through an apartment fire … We lost pretty much everything, and what we didn’t lose we cannot go in after. My son has had a bear in…

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Play Day - Santa

25th Annual Play Day

We celebrated another wonderful Play Day today – our 25th! Schoolchildren with disabilities – all the invited guests of Easterseals – happily flocked into the park for their special day. One inquisitive lad asked Santa, “How many days till Christmas?” Without missing a beat, Santa replied, “Why, 229 days, of course!” Yes. Of course. We…

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Contest: Wood, Steel or Water?

Congratulations to our winner: Nichole C. of Clarksville, Tennessee! Thanks to all who entered – we’ll have another sweepstakes soon! —– No, this is not some weird version of Rock, Paper, Scissors. Promise. With Splashin’ Safari opening in just another week, let’s talk about coasters – and a sweepstakes. Three types of coasters await you…

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A clear career path

This little guy, from Bowling Green, Kentucky, lit up our Facebook page yesterday morning. His mom, Emily, posted this excruciatingly cute photo, along with: Today is career day for my youngest in preschool. I think he chose a great career! I screen-captured the post and emailed it to our full-time staff. Little Brandon is the perfect…

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Contest: Who’s the Swiftest of them all?

Thank to all who entered – this contest has come to a close. Congratulations to all our winners! —— In seeking the subject line for this post, my thesaurus offered both help and haplessness. Although there are many synonyms for “quick,” many are too silly to use. You see, the huge new contest we launched…

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