In honor of Knott’s 100th Anniversary Celebration, we're hosting an official podcast of Knott’s Berry Farm, to celebrate 100 years of exceptional stories that make our park special to so many people around the world.
Creations, Creators, and Creatures! - Beyond the Fog of Knott's Scary Farm
As we celebrate 48 years of bringing your nightmares to life at Knott's Scary Farm. We're joined by Ted Dougherty; author and Knott's Scary Farm historian as we delve into the fog and dig into the history and lore of the longest running Halloween Themed Event in the world!
Album artwork supplied by the talented Jeff Delgado. This is a piece from the "Into the Fog" art show that is hosted at Knott's Scary Farm each season. This piece is titled "Dead Man's Party". Be sure to follow Jeff on Twitter @Jeff_Delgado.
The Musical Soundtrack of Knott’s Berry Farm
Music is an essential component of Knott's Berry Farm and in this episode we dive into that harmonious heritage. From the music contraptions Walter Knott collected and displayed in Ghost Town, to the fan favorite bands we feature at the park. We're joined by Susie Hall; one of the current Memory Lane Melodian Pianists. The bluegrass duo of Harvey Walker and Johnny Blankenship, better known as Chaparral. And our resident bluegrass Wagon Camp headliners, Krazy Kirk & the Hillbillies.
History Grown Here: How A Berry Farm Grew to be a Southern California Staple
Join us as we dive into the rich and storied history of Knott's Berry Farm and how our little theme park took root in Buena Park, California. Our very own Deputy Mayor of Calico, Noel Cox, joins us on the program - along with Eric Lynxwiler, our resident Knott's Historian and co-author of the books Knott’s Preserved: From Boysenberry to Theme Park, The History of Knott’s Berry Farm and Wilshire Boulevard: Grand Concourse of Los Angeles.
The Berry Magical History of Knott’s Bear-y Tales: A Conversation with Chris Crump
In honor of one hundred years worth of history and the Knott Family who started it all, we are going to take a closer look one of Knott’s most beloved attractions, Knott’s Bear-y Tales and our newly re-imagined 4D interactive dark ride, Knott’s Bear-y Tales: Return to the Fair. We'll hear directly from Chris Crump, veteran themed entertainment designer and son of Rolly Crump, the creator of the original Bear-y Tales attraction.
More. We need more! Great podcast. Knotts is a gem we need to protect at all costs.
I grew up in Buena Park and Knott’s was such a special part of my childhood. I’ve since moved across the country and I miss Buena Park and the theme park Berry much. It’s lovely to hear about such a treasure from back home!
Bear-y Awesome Podcast!
There’s nothing better than a Knott’s Berry Farm podcast. I mean am I right!?!