Skip to Main Content

Get to Know the Knott's Anniversary Ambassador Team - Clementine County

Skip to Next Section

Get to Know the Knott's Anniversary Ambassador Team - Clementine County

Knott's Berry Farm

Knott’s Berry Farm is home to world-class rides, thrilling roller coasters, shows & attractions in 4 themed areas including Old West Ghost Town and Camp Snoopy.

This week on the Knott's Berry Blog, we'll be continuing our weekly series where we feature each one of our Knott's Anniversary Ambassadors. Our Knott's Anniversary Ambassadors are part of a yearly program where we work with prominent local bloggers who have a passion for all things Knott's! 

 

 

This week we'll be featuring Clementine County.

 

Knott's Anniversary Ambassadors & Bloggers - Clementine County

 

Name: 

Melanie Walsh

 

Link to Outlet

https://www.clementinecounty.com/

 

Tell us about your outlet:

Clementine County is a place for makers, people who love making crafts, recipes, and memories. 

 

Tell us about yourself:

Hi! I’m Melanie, and I’m a maker.  I make crafts, recipes, and memories here in Southern California.  My husband Matt and I have three daughters and love spending time at Knott’s.  I adore strolling the park, but never pass up a chance to ride the coasters. 

 

Favorite Knott's Memory:

Like many who grew up in Southern California, I have so many memories from my childhood at Knott’s Berry Farm.  I love that I can bring my own children to create similar memories for them.  But I also treasure my adult night out’s with my best friends at the farm!  A bunch of us gathered together to test out the brand new HangTime, got up to speed with Xcelerator, and relived our childhoods. 

 

Top Three Must Do's for People Visiting the Park:

  1. Explore Calico – One of the most unique elements of Knott’s Berry Farm is its ghost town.  Take a trip down memory lane and through American history by roaming amongst the historic buildings that Walter Knott brought to the park.
  2. Catch a wave – There’s so much nostalgia at Knott’s, but there are also new thrills you won’t want to miss like HangTime, the dive coaster that will have you suspended at unbelievable heights.
  3. Eat something berry delicious – Famous for its berry stand roots, Knott’s Berry Farm has some seriously amazing food.  We stock up at the General Store on berry-flavored goodies like jelly beans, taffy, and, of course, jams.  If you don’t have funnel cake, you didn’t do Knott’s right.

 

Any Fun Tips for People Visiting the Park:

  • You know what’s fun? Saving money!  Knott’s is a budget-friendly destination for families.  You can save even more by purchasing the annual passholder add-ons like the meal plan or reusable beverage cups. 
  • Another tip I have is to start your Knott’s day early!  We try to arrive 30 minutes before the park opens.  That gives us time to stroll, window shop, and grab a Boysenberry Frappuccino from Starbucks. 
  • One last tip: don’t forget about the Marketplace.  We’ve been known to stop by the Marketplace bakery for our celebrations even on days when we aren’t in the park.  You can get complimentary parking for shopping for collectibles, tasty treats, and legendary meals.

 

All Of Our Favorites

Season of Fun: I’ve never met a theme I didn’t like.  I absolutely adore the park décor, food, and fun of the PEANUTS Celebration.  Totally Instagrammable photo backdrops are paired with surprise character experiences making it such a darling memory-maker for fans of Knott’s and the comic strip.

Peanuts Character: I’m totally swept up in Spike fandom right now.  He made his appearance at Knott’s in 2020, and now I can’t get enough of the desert-dwelling brother of Snoopy. 

Ride/Attraction: I’ve never met a coaster I didn’t like! My favorites are GhostRider and HangTime…and you can’t make me choose between the two of them!

Show: There isn’t a more charming time of year to visit Knott’s Berry Farm than the Christmas season.  It’s heartwarming to see the garland and twinkling lights.  A must-visit during the season is the Snoopy on Ice show.  It’s got the perfect mix of nostalgia and wow-factor.  You won’t believe what the skaters can do!

Food Item: I’m all about the sweets!  On a hot day, you’ll find me with a swirl of boysenberry soft serve. 

Merchandise item: My favorite merchandise items are the home goods! I love looking around my house and seeing reminders of the farm every day.  I’ve been adding to my collection with things like berry shaped measuring spoons.  They go perfectly with my vintage Knott’s collection.    

Related Topics:

Share This

Knott's Berry Farm

Knott’s Berry Farm is home to world-class rides, thrilling roller coasters, shows & attractions in 4 themed areas including Old West Ghost Town and Camp Snoopy.

Post a Comment

Skip to Next Section

Meet Knott's Most Legendary Creature: Catawampus

In Ghost Town, at the end of Main Street near the base of the old windmill, lives one of Knott’s most legendary creatures. It’s a very strange creature made of an old tree branch, a bristle brush and a set of ram horns. What is this creature? It is called a CATAWAMPUS.
Read More

Get to Know the Knott's Anniversary Ambassador Team - Raising Wolves

This week on the Knott's Berry Blog, we'll be showcasing our Knott's Anniversary Ambassadors - Raising Wolves!
Read More

Which Camp Snoopy Ride Are You? 

Knott’s Berry Farm is everyone’s home away from home, and what better way to feel connected to the park while being away than by finding out which Camp Snoopy ride you are.
Read More

Get to Know the Knott's Anniversary Ambassador Team - Sandy Toes and Popsicles

This week on the Knott's Berry Blog, we'll be showcasing our Knott's Anniversary Ambassadors - Sandy Toes and Popsicles!
Read More

Revisit Ghost Town Alive! in 360°

Ever wanted to visit the Wild West? Experience life as an outlaw at Ghost Town Alive! in this 360° video.
Read More

The PEANUTS Debut of Franklin Armstrong

Learn about the history of Franklin Armstrong, the first African American cartoon character ever to be seen in an American comic strip.
Read More

Get to Know the Knott's Anniversary Ambassador Team - Rockin Mama

This week on the Knott's Berry Blog, we'll be showcasing our Knott's Anniversary Ambassadors - Rockin Mama!
Read More

Even More Knott's Peanuts Color By Number Pages

Today we have more fun color by number sheets featuring your favorite pals at Knott's - The Peanuts Gang!
Read More

Get to Know the Knott's Anniversary Ambassador Team - Toiley T. Paper

This week on the Knott's Berry Blog, we'll be showcasing our Knott's Anniversary Ambassadors - Toiley T. Paper
Read More

8 Must-Have Berry Market Treats

Berry Market is home of the world's largest selection of Knott's Berry Farm's signature jams and jellies, flavored coffees, and gourmet foods. It’s also the perfect spot to stock up on gifts.
Read More