Spooks, frights and thrills for everyone — on selected dates in October & November the Alton Towers Resort becomes home to Halloween!

With rides open until 9pm, live shows and entertainment for spooky young visitors and four scare mazes* for the bravest thrill seekers to enter, you'll be glad that you get your 2nd Day FREE when booking a Short Break at the Alton Towers Resort.

Experience Scarefest at the Alton Towers Resort on 6th – 7th, 13th – 14th and 19th October – 2nd November 2018!

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Your package at the Alton Towers Resort Scarefest

What's Included?

  • An overnight stay in Resort Accommodation or a partner hotel
  • Delicious breakfast
  • Theme Park tickets with your 2nd Day FREE
  • Resort Guests: A free 9 hole round of Extraordinary Golf
  • Resort Guests: Fabulous evening entertainment
  • Resort Guests: FREE car parking
Family frights at the Alton Towers Resort Scarefest

Family Frights

Join the colourful Halloween playland with access to the new CBeebies Monster Ball where your favourite CBeebies Land characters are waiting to dance, play games and learn all about spooky things!

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Thrills at the Alton Towers Resort

Terrifying Thrills

Brave our world-class rollercoasters after dark, including the brand new Wicker Man – hurtle towards the six–storey high Wicker Man effigy as it spectacularly bursts into flames!

Plus, we are welcoming a brand NEW scare maze to our line up of award winning scare mazes.

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Please Note: There will be no Early Ride Time during Scarefest.


Terms and conditions apply. Scarefest takes place at the Alton Towers Resort on 6th, 7th, 13th, 14th, and 19th October — 2nd November 2018. Entry to Scarefest is valid when booked as part of a hotel and ticket package or with Merlin Annual Passes. Resort benefits, extras and activities are subject to change and availability. Please note: additional charges apply for upgrades. Events subject to change and availability.

Please Note: Due to low lighting, the Skyride, Battle Galleons, Get Set Go Tree Top Adventure, Tree Fu Tom Training Camp and the Gardens will close earlier in the day at 3.30pm. Children's rides and attractions in CBeebies Land and Cloud Cuckoo Land will close from 7pm with the exception of Mr. Bloom's Allotment which will close from 6pm.

*Entry to Scare Mazes are not included in your ticket and hotel package. Additional charges apply for scare mazes. Tickets for scare mazes can be purchased from altontowers.com or on the day from the Resort box office.

Fancy Dress can be worn but no masks are permitted.

Please Note: Evening entertainment is to be held in The Alton Towers Hotel and Splash Landings Hotel only.

CBeebies Land Hotel will also have entertainment however this is exclusive to CBeebies Land Hotel guests only.


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