Chris Medlin

In the pink with Mean Girls

Did you visit us back in 2013? In that case, you might recognize this talented fellow from one of our musical shows, ’80s Rewind: Chris is now in the new Mean Girls musical on Broadway, which received 12 Tony nominations this morning! Here’s a look at Chris in ’13 Good luck to Chris and all the…

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Katie Stam Irk on Star Spangled Carousel

Make it a getaway!

Every time I read a comment from someone who squeezed a lot of fun into a single “day trip,” I want to ask, “What’s your hurry?!” I have a feeling they didn’t realize how many other fun activities there are to enjoy in our area. Katie and her family figured it out: Does Katie look familiar…

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Dole Whip

Win a pair of tickets!

Congratulation to our winners: Vicky D. of Valparaiso, Indiana; and Jaime O. of Nashville, Tennessee. Thanks to all who entered! —– Two chances to win a pair of tickets to Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari? What a deal! And speaking of deals, did you see our new Daily Deals? Each day, all season long, we have…

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Brian Pastor

Podcast: Controls Freak

Today’s podcast episode is called The One With the Controls Freak. Meet Brian Pastor: And here’s his story: That highly coveted hoodie Tomorrow’s #Podcast guest. Can’t wait! A post shared by Holiday World (@holidayworld) on Apr 19, 2018 at 5:47pm PDT Brian mentioned the Irvine Ondrey Facebook page as a great place to go for…

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ICEE samples

Platinum Pass Preview

-Are you a Platinum Season Passholder? Or plan to become one soon? Then we’ve got some great details for you about the upcoming Platinum Preview Night. The theme is: Here are the details We’re throwing a party for Platinum Season Passholders! Friday, May 4, from 5:00pm to 9:00pm CDT Rides, Food, Free Samples, Games, Prizes…

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Big Red ICEE

ICEE on a snowy afternoon

Wouldn’t you think it would be safe to plan a little sampling party for our new ICEE Mix It Up on April 16? Who would have dreamed it would be snowing?! Sampling our new ICEE Mix It Up on a snowy afternoon! @Official_ICEE @drinkbigred pic.twitter.com/IHpd0SjLXU — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) April 16, 2018 Thanks to Matt (park…

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Platinum perks

It wasn’t even 8am yet and Angie was hard at it, moving boxes. Ooooh! Whatcha got there? Well. The 2018 Platinum Season Passholders’ cups had arrived. So Angie was getting them unloaded and lined up in plenty of time for the upcoming Early Season Pass Processing Days. Here are the details Bring your 2018 Season Pass,…

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A slide on the move

“They’re on their way.” James called shortly before one o’clock. The first pieces of fiberglass slide were about to be put into place at Tembo Falls. I didn’t want to miss this! I’d invested too much time making sure to capture their assembly to not show up for the delivery to their final destination! This is…

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Lemon Shake-Ups building

Shake it up, baby!

Not too many people knew the answer to this question:   Does anyone remember what this little building was originally designed for back in 1992? #HoWoHistory pic.twitter.com/VjenRVwxVf — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) April 11, 2018 There were lots of guesses when we posted this on social media, but only a handful knew the answer. Stormin’ Norman’s…

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Calming Room

The Calming Room

A few days ago, we posted this photo of our pal Mick Foley on Twitter for Autism Awareness Day. A number of people tweeted their thanks to Mick, on behalf of their children. … because it’s a wide spectrum that touches many families. Did you know we have a Calming Room? It’s available for our…

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Raven shirt design

Podcast: Smooth Talker

As we enter the last month of the off-season, track work on The Voyage is coming to an end (the photo, below, is from back in January). So who is the guy who plans out the nips and tucks? Meet Brian Kosmac, PE, who joins us on this podcast episode: In our Amusings, we mention Foster…

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Thunderbird's Immelmann loop

Sweepstakes: Family Getaway

Congratulations to our winner, Nichole B. from Newburgh, Indiana! Thanks to all who entered! ————- Who wants to win a family getaway for Memorial Day Weekend? We’ve partnered with our friends next door at Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort and have a great prize package lined for this sweepstakes! Why? Because summer will be…

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Raging Rapids

A new type of ticket

Last year, we introduced Pick Your Price ticket discounts, which give you the opportunity to shop around for the day and price that suits you best. Today we add another option, called 2 Day Flex Tickets. Here are some details: The 2 Day Flex Tickets will provide you with park admission on two separate days within one…

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Howler roller coaster

Sweepstakes: Make Your Best Memories

Congratulations to our winner, Felicia M. from Columbia, Tennessee! Thanks to all who entered! ——- We’re just a handful of weeks away from Opening Day – let’s celebrate with a new sweepstakes! Would you like to help this year’s first-timers make great memories when they visit? Post a tip below and you could win a Family Getaway for…

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