Alton Towers Resort Events in 2023

What's on at Alton Towers Resort

Get ready for never-ending fun this season — throughout 2023 the Resort will be hosting fantastic events and entertainment for the nation to enjoy! Don't forget to sign up below to be the first to hear about all events and short break packages available with Alton Towers Holidays!

Upcoming Events and Short Break Packages

  • Stay, Splash and Play

    Stay, Splash and Play

    Treat the whole family to a splashtastic short break with an overnight stay as part of our Stay, Splash and Play package!

    Enjoy free access to our Caribbean themed waterpark fully equipped with loads of fantastic interactive water features.

    Available from 6th – 24th November!

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  • 2023 Easter breaks at Alton Towers Resort

    Easter Breaks

    One day just isn't enough! Let the fantabulous fun continue with an amazing short break this Easter at Alton Towers Resort!

    Inspire children's imaginations at CBeebies Land, break free from the Earth's atmosphere on Galactica PLUS, new for 2023, prepare to explore The Curse at Alton Manor!

    Easter Breaks are available from 1st – 16th April!

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  • Festival of Thrills

    Festival of Thrills

    Soak up the adrenaline-pumping atmosphere and celebrate our awesome rollercoasters but this year with a twist – The Smiler Takeover!

    Join us for a series of marmalising experiences dedicated to the world's first 14-looping rollercoaster!

    Book now from 17th April – 7th May!

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  • Mardi Gras at Alton Towers Resort

    Mardi Gras

    Party with our theme park 'Krewes' amongst our world–beating rides. We're takin' it to the Streets with sensational sights and sounds!

    Join us in 2023 for Mardi Gras, featuring a fantabulous line up of food, drink and entertainment.

    This Carnival–inspired takeover runs from 20th May – 18th June!

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  • Oktoberfest


    Don your lederhosen and enjoy a short break with a German twist!

    Bigger and better than ever, the ultimate family fun festival is back this autumn!

    Oktoberfest runs from 9th September – 1st October!

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  • Scarefest at Alton Towers Resort


    Escape to the Alton Towers Resort for Scarefest, the UK's favourite spooktacular event!

    Enjoy spooktacular fun, spine-tingling scare mazes and rides in the dark!

    Scarefest runs on 7th, 8th & 13th – 31st October!

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  • Fireworks at Alton Towers Resort


    For a fireworks display dazzling enough to make your jaw drop and your eyes pop, there's only one place to be – Alton Towers Resort!

    We're open late for the fireworks, so you can ride our coasters in the dark for extra scares, screams and shrieks!

    Book now and stay from 3rd – 5th November!

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Stay over at Britain's Greatest Escape

  • Alton Towers Resort Hotel

    Resort Accommodation

    Complete your epic adventure with an overnight stay in our fabulous fully themed Alton Towers Hotel, Enchanted Village, Splash Landings Hotel, our Stargazing Pods or the UK's only CBeebies Land Hotel!

    With a range of magical themed worlds to choose from, there's something for the whole family!

    Enjoy exclusive benefits, free Extraordinary Golf and amazing entertainment!

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  • Alton Towers Nearby Hotels

    Partner Hotels

    As part of your Alton Towers short break, why not stay in a partner hotel near the Alton Towers Resort!

    Not only will you have a relaxing nights sleep when you book one of our carefully selected nearby partner hotels, you will get a delicious breakfast included with your short break!*

    Choose from a range of family-friendly hotels with great facilities and offers such as Kids Eat FREE!

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Terms and conditions apply.

*Breakfast is included with packages unless stated otherwise at the time of booking.

Please see each event landing page for full details. Events are subject to change and availability.

If a Bed & Breakfast package is booked, Theme Park passes are not included in the package. 1-day or 2-day Theme Park passes can be added to the booking during the Upgrades stage.

1-day Theme Park passes can be used on either day of your stay (subject to Park opening) – please check our opening times before arrival.

2-day Theme Park entry must be used on consecutive days as part of your stay. 2-day Theme Park entry does not apply to themed weekends. Offer subject to change and availability.

Resort benefits, evening entertainment, extras and activities are subject to change and availability, please check the information boards in the hotel on the day of your arrival. Additional charges apply for upgrades, the Alton Towers Waterpark, Spa entrance/treatments and all other selected activities.