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Holiday World News

Want to keep up with the latest Holiday World news, including new attraction announcements, details of special events and updates on temporary ride closures? You've come to the right place!

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Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival
Friday, January 11, 2013 12:14

Disneyland kicks off its "Limited Time Magic" celebrations, dispute rages over Holiday World ownership and LEGOLAND Windsor introduces a new 4D movie.

Holiday World logo
Friday, January 11, 2013 12:05

The replacement of Holiday World CEO Dan Koch is reportedly the result of an ongoing legal dispute that has seen his widowed sister-in-law take control of the theme park.

Disney Dreams
Thursday, January 10, 2013 12:26

Disney Parks in management shake-up, Holiday World renames its new attraction for 2013 and Disneyland Paris plans a host of updates.

Hyena Falls concept art
Thursday, January 10, 2013 12:02

Holiday World has confirmed that its new attraction for the 2013 season, originally known as RhinoBlaster, has been renamed as Hyena Falls.

Holiday World logo
Wednesday, January 09, 2013 12:30

Universal Orlando confirms Mardi Gras 2013 line-up, small Star Wars park rumored for Walt Disney World and Holiday World replaces its CEO.

RhinoBlaster concept art
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 17:19

Holiday World has announced a host of new additions for the 2013 season, including a major new set of slides for its Splashin' Safari water park.

Pilgrims Plunge
Monday, July 09, 2012 18:14

Holiday World has reopened its Pilgrim Plunge water ride, having closed it for several days in order to conserve water.

Pilgrims Plunge reopened to guests on Friday, July 6. It had been temporarily removed from the park's line-up in order to enable water use to be conserved for the Splashin' Safari water park, after Level 1 Water Restrictions were imposed on the area surrounding the Santa Claus, Indiana park. These have now been eased, allowing the ride to return to action.

Pilgrims Plunge
Tuesday, July 03, 2012 08:28

Holiday World has voluntarily closed its Pilgrims Plunge attraction in order to help conserve water after its local area was hit by a prolonged drought.

Mammoth at Holiday World concept art
Friday, May 04, 2012 08:21

Holiday World has begun testing Mammoth, the record-breaking water coaster that is due to open at its Splashin' Safari water park on May 11, 2012.

Mammoth concept art
Friday, March 30, 2012 08:41

Holiday World has revealed that construction work on its record-breaking Mammoth water coaster is progressing well, with the ride due to open on May 11, 2012.

Bluegrass Boardwalk logo
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 08:26

The owners of Holiday World have formed a new company dubbed Bluegrass Boardwalk, Incorporated, as they continue their bid to reopen the shuttered Kentucky Kingdom theme park.

Mammoth section
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 08:54

Holiday World has released a new image showing construction work on its new Mammoth ride, which will become the longest water coaster in the world when it opens in May 2012.

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