Sweepstakes: Salty or Sweet?

Nancy of Collinsville, IL is our sweepstakes winner! This year we introduced Ben’s Soft Pretzels to our park and they have been a hit! We apologize for sharing pictures of Ben’s Soft Pretzels on a weekday. Thankfully our gates will be open this weekend so you can grab one for yourself. We can’t pick a…

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Coasting for Kids 2020

Since 2014, Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari has donated the proceeds of our HoliWood Nights auction to Give Kids the World.  This year we are VERY excited to help raise more funds for the incredible organization by hosting a Coasting for Kids event on Saturday, August 29!  What is Coasting for Kids? The concept is…

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Kitty Pumpkin

Happy Halloween Weekends Update

Dear Guests, As we finish up with daily operations for the 2020 season, I just want to stop and say thank you to everyone who has supported us this season. Thank you to everyone who was patient and understanding, and thanks to everyone who followed our rules and guidelines–even when they were imperfect.  No one…

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Sweepstakes: Only Weekends Left in the 2020 Season!

Have you ridden Cheetah Chase yet? With our schedule going to only weekends remaining in the 2020 Season, the time is now! On Cheetah Chase, riders will experience a water-powered flat launch before racing against their families toward the finish line on the World’s First Launched Water Coaster! If you love to race, you are…

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The Official Holiday World Podcast

Podcast Season 2, Episode 17: The One with the New-er Game

Podcast Episode 17 is dedicated to our listener feedback! If you have questions or comments for the pod squad, you can do so by calling 812-937-4401 then dial 8081, by emailing us at podcast@holidayworld.com, or by reaching out to us on social media using the hashtag #HOWOPO. We jump directly into feedback and NOT introducing…

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One Year Later: Cheetah Chase Announcement Memories

Just one year ago today, we were having the time of our lives. We had just announced Cheetah Chase, and were celebrating a very successful announcement. As we looked back, we realized there are so many untold stories from that time, we just needed to share a few:  The Backstory When we announce a big…

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Sweepstakes: Last Chance to Chase!

Congratulations to our winner, Gail from Louisville! ____________ Don’t miss your chance to chase! Enter to win the ultimate Labor Day weekend getaway! Summer is coming to a close, which means it’s time to make plans for Labor Day weekend! Starting August 10, Holiday World and Splashin Safari will go down to weekend operations only….

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When You’re Made to Thrill

The Backstory A friend of mine who works in Florida has these posters hanging in his loft. I’ve been obsessed with them since the first time I visited his house. They’re posters of rides and coasters, but they’re stinking cool. They’re stylish and artistic. Each poster shows the essence of a roller coaster (or ride),…

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Season Pass – First Splash

Dear 2020 Season Passholders,  Thank you for being such strong supporters of us during one of the most difficult seasons we’ve ever had to face. We’ve been so happy to see you so far this summer, and we can’t wait to let you have the first access to Splashin’ Safari!  We’ve been planning a Cheetah…

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Cheetah Chase | The World's First Launched Water Coaster

Sweepstakes: Splashin’ to Summer Getaway

Congratulations our our winner Tonie W. from Vincennes, Indiana.  ————– We can’t wait for Cheetah Chase to open along with the rest of Splashin’ Safari on July 4. To celebrate our the Grand Opening of Cheetah Chase and Splashin’ Safari this year, here’s your opportunity to win four tickets to Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari…

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Podcast: Season 2, Episode 15 The One Where You Get inLine

Season 2, Episode 15 is now available on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, YouTube, Facebook! The podsquad was happy to welcome back special guests VP Matt B. and WBKR’s own Chad Benefield! They’ve been frequent contributors lately, at what point do we make them honorary Podsquad members?   We kick off the episode with VP…

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Cheetah Chase | The World's First Launched Water Coaster

Sweepstakes: The Final Countdown!

The countdown is on!! Soon you’ll be able to race against your family and friends on Cheetah Chase: the world’s first launched water coaster! On Cheetah Chase, riders will experience a water-powered flat launch before racing against their families toward the finish line. If you love to race, you are going to love our newest…

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Sweepstakes: The Race is On!

Who will be the fastest? Race against your family and friends on Cheetah Chase: the world’s first launched water coaster! On Cheetah Chase, riders will experience a water-powered flat launch before racing against their families toward the finish line. If you love to race, you are going to love our newest sweepstakes! It’s all about…

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