Breaking news this evening.  Holiday World is being evacuated by the Indiana State Police.

According to Holiday World's Twitter feed, guests and employees are being evacuated in cooperation with the Indiana State Police due to "a threat."  All guests and employees are reportedly safe at this time.  In addition to keeping park guests safe, Holiday World is apologizing for any inconvenience and offering this evening's guests free tickets for a return trip to the park.  Also, park goers who stored items in lockers are asked to wait under the canopies at the front gate.

We will continue to share details from this breaking news story as they emerge, though the issue appears to be suspicious, unsecured backpack on the premises.