Podcast: Season 2, Episode 13 The One where The Emcee Plays the Game

Chad stuck with us for Episode 13 where we share feedback from our HoWoPo fans, Josh made his on-air debut,  AND we rolled out a new game! Enjoy Season 2, Episode 13 almost anywhere podcasts are found!    Josh is our Digital Communications Strategist and he came prepared to squeak in with his pup’s toy…

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Hustling while Hunkered Down

We always say that theme parks get in your blood–once you’ve joined this industry, it’s hard to picture yourself doing anything else. So while we’ve been working from home we’ve had to get creative to keep our hustle alive under quarantine. We hope you enjoy these fun photo’s of our team doing what we love-…

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Podcast: The One with the Go-To Emcee

If you joined us for Episode 11, then you already know we were joined by the one and only Chad Benefield! Episode 12 is now available for your listening pleasure: As we all fully expected, we brought Chad into our “studio” and he stole the show. Leah relinquished host duties and gave him an open…

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Sweepstakes: Countdown to Summer Family Getaway

We just wrapped up our Digital Opening Day–thanks to all of you who participated!  Now that our scheduled opening day has passed, we’re ready to set our sights on June 14–when we hope to be able to reopen to the public after an extra-long winter. In the meantime, we’re still updating our Digital FunTown to…

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Sweepstakes: Digital Opening Day!

Opening day has always brought joy to our guests and team. Since we plan to open in early June this year, we are bringing our front gate to your front door with Digital Opening Day! New content will be available every hour on the Digital Opening Day page, Facebook page, and Twitter. Let’s kick off…

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Podcast: The One with the Rise and Shine

This podcast is a sweet time capsule that we chose not to bury. Despite now having an early June opening day, our team will soon begin safely preparing our world-class parks, which is the perfect segue to introduce our guests for Season two, episode eleven: The wonderful Cathy G. and Chad Benefield joined us! Cathy…

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Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari Zoom Backgrounds

As we shared in our Message to our Guests on COVID-19, our small-but-mighty team is working hard remotely so that we’ll be ready to fire on all cylinders once we’re back.  We’ve developed so many online activities for kids to enjoy at home with Holidog’s Digital FunTown.  We didn’t want to leave everyone else out, so…

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Podcast: The One Where We Attempted to Crowdsource

I just wanted to remind our podcast faithful that with the new format, the PodSquad gathers and records our episodes in advance. Since recording this episode, Leah has released a COVID-19 statement that includes updates on the events referenced in this episode. We hope you enjoy this episode, we look forward to seeing you in…

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What’s your merriest memory?

We’re almost a full week into isolation here in Indiana. And as someone who’s never been too far from Holiday World for terribly long, I’m already starting to miss my office and daily walks around the park (see the picture of the Olympic speed walking team also known as the Communications Team to the right–left…

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Podcast: The One with All the Food

We kick off this episode with a reminder that our podcasts are prerecorded, so we were blissfully unaware that we would all be working remotely when this podcast released. We hope you laugh as much as we did making this podcast and dream of sunny days with ALL the Holiday World food. Season 2, Episode…

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Holidog’s Digital FunTown

Holidog wants his friends to stay busy and have fun! He will be sharing videos, coloring sheets, and more through the Holiday World social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube! Whether you’re working on homeschool or you just need some fun activities for kids, keep checking in on our Digital FunTown. Please share your…

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Podcast: The One with the Merch and Perks

On this episode, the PodSquad gives us an inside glimpse at all of the exciting merchandise hitting our shops and deals around the park in 2020. Click the player below to listen to Season 2, Episode 8: VP of Park Operations Matt B., Director of Games Michael C., and Director of Retail Vanessa K. all…

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Sweepstakes: Launch into Spring!

We lost an hour when our clocks launched forward this weekend, but that means we are closer to riding Cheetah Chase! Last week at the Cheetah Chase site, several launch pieces were attached and we want to celebrate with a sweepstake! For a chance to win, comment below who is going to be riding in…

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Podcast: The One with Some More Feedback

The HoWoPo faithful really know how to make the PodSquad feel special! In the last feedback episode we caught up on an entire YEARS worth of feedback, luckily we are all caught up to 2020! Season 2, Episode 7 is available NOW!Enjoy the podcast yourself to hear more and to see which arbitrary holidays the…

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