Let the party begin

Kitty's Tea Party is here! Of course, my juvenile brain reverts back to Bugs Bunny and "there's nothing as sociable as a nice cup of tea, I always say; how many lumps do you want?" Maybe that explains the hard hats … Tea for two? Can't have a tea party without a tea pot. That's…

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Spoiler alert: It ain’t all magic

Over the years, we've heard from lots of parents who say they read the HoliBlog with their children on a regular basis. Aw, thanks. We also hear from folks who love the behind-the-scenes photos and stories. They want the nuts and bolts information. Just so we're clear: this post is for that latter group. Not…

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Tea for three

The new Kitty's Tea Party isn't here yet, but we're getting some photos. Here's a shot of two blue cups: And a red cup: And – health nuts that we are – a green tea cup: Kitty's Tea Party will be open (in Holidog's FunTown) when our season starts, on May 4. Hope you'll join…

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That first step is a doozy

Wow. It's like going from a backyard kiddie pool to an Olympic-size pool. Can't wait to see what our High Dive team has in store for us this season!  

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Queuing up

Any French majors out there? One of the first words students learn in French 101 is “queue.” That’s because it’s a French word commonly used in English as well. It’s a massive overuse of vowels, as the word is pronounced simply “Q,” just like the letter. Anyone who’s worked with me over the years knows…

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Maybe nobody told them …

… that it's 18 degrees outside: … and we may even have snow on the way this afternoon! Apparently, though, through the miracles of modern chemistry, concrete pours can take place even when it's really, really cold. And when it's hot out? That's when we'll all enjoy the results of today's pour – riding on…

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A new crop of cabanas

Our 16 new cabanas are popping up out the ground like spring crocuses. … or is the plural of crocus croci? Either way, the warmer temps are truly appreciated by our crews working hard to ready the park for opening in May. Please check out our Cabana Information page for more details.

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A spring bouquet

It might still be too early to call this a sign of spring … but it's sure nice to see the field north of the park dotted with these pretty blossoms. It's the first shipment of fiberglass for our new water-slide complex – Hyena Falls! The spring-like colors helped brighten an otherwise gloomy winter day…

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Building toward 2013

Look what's been popping up lately down by Wildebeest and Mammoth: We're growing from 10 to 26 cabanas for 2013. There are lots of off-season construction projects underway. We'll show you more in the coming weeks.  

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Holiday T’anks

Construction on our new high-dive tank is moving right along. It's like graduating from a wading pool to an Olympic swimming pool: In 2013, our high-dive team will have a whole new show custom made for their new pool. This new tank is 14 feet deep and measures 40 feet by 40 feet. Remember the…

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As the leaves fall …

… new cabanas for 2013 are sprouting up by Mammoth. We'll keep you updated all winter long as we add all sorts of special touches for the 2013 season.

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