Oh, those Golden Tickets …

So how did we do this year? The Golden Ticket for Best Waterpark Ride goes to … Wildebeest! #5thConsecutiveYear @ProSlideTech pic.twitter.com/fNBZh8FbDI — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) September 7, 2014 Leah and…

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The name game

The “name game” sounds like loads of fun, doesn’t it? Believe it or not, it can be an agonizing process! You start out with the theme of the park section,…

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Bringing home the lucite

"Let's bring home the lucite" was Will's annual joke as it got close to Golden Ticket Awards time. He loved to win. This evening, his daughters Lauren and Leah accepted…

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Oops, wrong nest

For years we’ve joked that Splashin’ Safari is a showroom for ProSlide Technology. After all, the majority of the “cool stuff” in our water park is from them. Let’s see…

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Facebook on the HoliBlog

Facebook just added an embedding feature, so we can share favorite posts here on the HoliBlog. It's like a new recipe, I simply must try it! Post by Holiday World…

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Pop goes the culture

It's so much fun working in the "all ages" environment we have here at Holiday World. There's so much energy mixed in with the sense of history. We've helped make…

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Sprechen Sie Deutsch?

Here's the German version of the NatGeo Channel "World's Toughest Fixes" episode shot here back in 2009: It was a wunderbar experience for all involved!

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A chilly perspective

Dan’s like a kid in a candy shop when he stops by the Mammoth construction site. He just can’t help himself. This morning, he dragged his mom along with him….

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Dan gets the “boot”

Are you one of those people who easily takes on another’s accent? It has something to do with empathy levels, I think. Or maybe it’s just fun. I remember, years…

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A photogenic ‘beest

By any chance were you here on Labor Day Monday? And did you dare to try to tame the Wildebeest on such a chilly day? In that case, you just…

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Mr. Dan’s (and Nathan’s) Wild Ride

I won’t lie. Transitioning from a career in buttoned-up, corporate TV news to the world of coasters and khaki shorts has been one wild “voyage.” My first few weeks here…

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