Theme Park Blog
- Tuesday November 27th 2018
5 Reasons why the THORPE PARK Season Pass is the Perfect Christmas Gift
This Christmas, give the ULTIMATE gift to the thrill seeker in your life...
- Tuesday November 20th 2018
Introducing: John Burton
Dreaming up, designing and building a Theme Park attraction is often a long, intricate process that requires many people and departments. We sat down with Merlin Creative Lead for Resort Theme Parks, John Burton to talk about working in the industry and the birth of new attractions…
- Tuesday November 13th 2018
Do Theme Parks Hibernate Over Winter?
So the gates have closed here at THORPE PARK Resort until March 2019 (although We do still get the odd guest arrive at around 9am asking if we’re open (please, please, PLEASE check the website before any visit, guys!)).
Is that it though? Do we just sit and twiddle our thumbs during these long, grey days? Why do theme parks have closed seasons and what happens during that time? We’re glad you asked!
- Tuesday November 6th 2018
Thank You for an AMAZING 2018 Season!!!
Well…that’s it for another year. We know! We would say ‘time flies’ but it doesn’t, it stays at a constant rate and is actually a man-made concept, but that’s not important. What is important is that it seems like only yesterday we opened our gates for 2018. As the evenings become longer and the temperature drops, let’s grab a hot chocolate and reminisce about this fantastic season past.
- Wednesday August 29th 2018
A Job Like No Other
Have you ever been to a theme park and thought…’I’d love to work here!’? Well today is your lucky day because THORPE PARK Resort are hiring!
- Tuesday August 21st 2018
This Bank Holiday weekend, life’s a beach…
All this week, get entry to The Island Like No Other for £27.50...
- Tuesday August 14th 2018
Coaster King of Thorpe Park 2018
The 16th of August is National Roller Coaster Day and one of our iconic coasters will be crowned the coaster King of THORPE PARK Resort. Which one, is up to you…
- Tuesday August 7th 2018
How to Survive 12 Hours at Thorpe Park
For most people, 12 hours in a theme park is a dream come true! Hour after hour of thrills, chills and laughs.
Others aren’t that fussed. Those people are wrong and you shouldn’t be friends with them…
- Tuesday July 31st 2018
Love Island Lates has Landed!!!
With the help of some of the stars of the reality phenomenon, we launched Love Island Lates, the UK’s only authentic Love Island experience....
- Tuesday July 24th 2018
The Hunt Is On!
You know when there’s so much going on you don’t even know where to begin?! That’s this week on the Island Like No Other...
- Tuesday July 17th 2018
The Lowdown on Love Island Lates
We don’t want to be cliché and tell you it’s going to be a long, hot summer, but guys…it’s going to be a long, hot summer. Join us for Love Island Lates starting 26th July.
- Friday June 29th 2018
THORPE PARK Resort annouces FREE entry for Armed Forces
30th June 2018, THORPE PARK Resort offers FREE entry to all British military personnel for Armed Forced Day!