When will it stop?!

Poor Holidog had a rude awakening this morning – another crazy winter storm! But then our perspicacious pup turned the page on the calendar and realized the date: April Fools Day. Did we get you?

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Did Holidog see his shadow?

It's Groundhog Day, and in the grand tradition of awakening a brown furry critter to see if spring is four weeks away (if there's no shadow) or six weeks (when there is a shadow), we coaxed cuddly Holidog out of his dog house for a look-see. Woooooooooof! Just four more weeks till spring! Have a…

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What in the World? revealed

Earlier this month, Adam from Terre Haute won two tickets for correctly guessing that the rather odd photo we posted on the HoliBlog was the under-construction Holidog's 3D Halloween Adventure in the Holiday Theater. Here are a few more construction photos. As I understand it, we'll wear 3D glasses for this adventure and will walk…

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Joy to the World

A wonderful grandma named Joy sent us this story: "My granddaughter is two and is in love with Holidog. She was having a little trouble with the idea of 'potty training' and I had the idea of telling her that Nana couldn't take her back until she could use the potty and 'go' like all…

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Throw Holidog a bone … er, wiffle ball

It's been a few years, but does anyone remember our retired Dog House game? Erin, our new Games Director, is bringing the old game out of moth balls. Or should we say wiffle balls … that's what you'll need to toss through Holidog's mouth to win a prize. Do you like the new look? Hmmmm…

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A new friend for Holidog

Kitty Claws

I think everyone knows we’re adding a Mammoth to our list of water-park rides in 2012, but that’s not the only critter we’re introducing in May. Meet Holidog’s new friend … Kitty Claws. Kitty will join Holidog, Safari Sam and George the Eagle in May, with lots of hugs plus maybe even an occasional pirouette….

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So who’s in the “mail room”?

There are so many stories about famous, successful folks who have “worked their way up” in the world. It seems they all got their start in the mail room. That’s not exactly what’s happened with Amanda, but she has impressed us for years as a seasonal employee who’s brought with her a happy smile and…

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One smart cookie!

Ryan is amazing. He's only three years old and he's already been in the paper. And he's about to be HoliBlogged. According to the Evansville Courier & Press, Ryan and his folks were finishing up their meal at a Chinese restaurant. When it was Ryan's turn to break apart his cookie and "read" his fortune,…

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Holidog dances like it’s 1946

This video is pretty dark, but I’ve watched it three times and my face is sore from smiling so much. So I’m going to post it. Dance, doggie, dance! Saturday night, the Beachcombers entertained about 650 coaster enthusiasts from all over the country as we waited for the park to clear, so they could ride…

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Holidog pays his respects

As you may be aware, Holidog likes to travel. The little fellow recently accompanied admissions director Eric and his wife to Baltimore. But why Baltimore, you may ask? To pay his respects to his old pal Edgar.

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Simon says …

…he wants Daddy and Mommy to take him to Holiday World! This little fellow is only a few weeks old, but already he’s pals with Holidog.And he has his first park shirt (okay, it’s a onesie) His dad, Jeff, is the coaster geek who founded CoasterBuzz. (Little Simon is bound to be a chip off…

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Holidog’s at the Super Bowl!

Holidog at the Superbowl

That’s right — Holidog hitched a ride with Eric, our admissions director, to sunny Miami. Not sure the pup understands this whole football thing. Right before he and Eric left, I got the impression Holidog was expecting to visit the World’s Largest Dog Food Bowl. Eric says security is very tight (and he forgot to…

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