This is only a test

Do you remember school fire drills? As kids, we’d scurry down the hallway knowing we’d get a few extra minutes of “recess” as part of the drill. It was a good thing. Here at Holiday World, we conduct drills, too. And yesterday evening was a big one. For the better part of a year, our staff…

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Cultivating the family tree

It's so nice to see the many families who are happily employed at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari. Most of the time, it's siblings and maybe some cousins, Sometimes there's a mom or dad, too. And once in a while, we see three generations. For example: From left, this is Ray, his daughter Kylee, and…

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Practice makes perfect

If you didn’t get to play a “victim” at our disaster drill yesterday (we pretended the park was hit by a tornado), you can still take a look by watching this story on WFIE-TV’s website. Please note that some of the victims are rather gory, so parents might want to view the footage before allowing…

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Lawdy, Miss Scarlett!

… we’ve been asked to add a “birthing room” to our park. Could you imagine? (All I can think about is that scene from Gone With the Wind.) Free unlimited boiling water? Holidog to pant along as your breathing coach? A miniature height-measurement stick to get the official length of your tiny bundle? Would it…

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