All aboard! NEW FOR 2016, take your turn to walk the Island’s deserted railroad, in the newest live action scare maze to join the FRIGHT NIGHTS line-up, PLATFORM 15. Depart on a one way ticket and trek along the overgrown railway line, the last known route of the vanished locomotive - the notorious Sleeper Express. Don’t lose your tracks and risk disturbing the haunted souls that were once aboard, where you may just experience the same chilling fate. Can you outrun what lies at the end of the line or will your journey terminate here, at PLATFORM 15?

Live action horror mazes return alongside thrilling rides in the dark including THE SWARM, the UK’s first winged rollercoaster, SAW – The Ride’s 100ft ‘beyond vertical’ drop and Stealth, one of Europe’s fastest and tallest rollercoasters.

10am – 10pm, FRIGHT NIGHTS attractions open from 3pm

FRIGHT NIGHTS 2016 are on the following dates: 

7th - 9th, 14th - 16th, 21st - 31st October

Have a look at the 2016 Map to see what FRIGHTS are in store for you this year... 

FRIGHT NIGHT attractions are an intense experience, so they are not recommended for anyone under the age of 13.

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Opening times
& pricing

October 2016
Today 10am5pm

New for 2016

All aboard!

NEW FOR 2016, take your turn to walk The Island’s deserted railroad, in the newest live-action scare maze to join the FRIGHT NIGHTS line-up, PLATFORM 15.

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NEW for 2016, FRIGHT NIGHTS reintroduces BLAIR WITCH - the maze, with new scenes!

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Big Top

The Big Top
Live action horror maze

Scare factor: 5/5

Twist your way through this scare maze set at an abandoned carnival on the island’s Amity Beach, while former entertainers of the once famous Figaro Bros. Carnival comes back to life to haunt those who dare to trespass.

Find it: in Lost City, opposite Rush.

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The Blair Witch Project


Scare Factor: 3/5

In groups of ten, you'll be locked inside one of four haunt rooms, inspired by many of the UK's worst nightmares, and tasked with breaking the codes to make your way through to the end… all in hopes of finding the antidote to a spreading infection. Will you and your team surrender to the outbreak or have what it takes to breakout of CONTAINMENT?

Find it: behind Depth Charge.

Please note: Containment tickets must be purchased separately

The Cabin in the Woods

Cabin in The Woods
Live action horror maze

Scare factor: 4/5

A UK first: choose your own fate in an award-winning maze so disturbing and disorientating you’ll be desperate to escape. But the route to safety is never easy.

Find it: next to Colossus (behind X). Open from 3pm.

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SAW Alive
Live action horror maze

Scare Factor: 4/5

A serious test of nerves with each room a disturbing scene from the shocking SAW films. Escape the puppet's sadistic games…if you can.

Find it: next to SAW – The Ride. Open from 3pm.

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2016 LINE-UP

Tickets & Add-ons

One Day

Prebook strongly recommended to guarantee entry.

Book early for the best price.

Prices from £29.99

Short Breaks

Spend a night at the jawesome THORPE SHARK Hotel during FRIGHT NIGHTS and enjoy two a-maze-ing days on park.

Prices from £249 for two

Annual Pass

Just a little extra to pay with your Merlin Annual Pass or THORPE PARK Resort Annual Pass

Pre-book to avoid disappointment as tickets are limited.

Price From £5

VIP Merlin Annual Pass holders

Please reserve your visit during FRIGHT NIGHTS as you reserve your usual day visit via the Merlin VIP Annual Pass Website.

Reserve now


Face your fears and make the ultimate timed escape inside THORPE PARK Resort’s newest scare experience CONTAINMENT.


Fright Nights Ultimate Fastrack

Unlimited Fastrack on all rides and mazes into the dead of night.


Feared Five Fastrack

Beat the queues with a Fastrack package for all 5 mazes; THE BIG TOP, Cabin in the Woods, SAW Alive, The Blair Witch Project and NEW FOR 2016: PLATFORM 15.

Book Now for £30

VIP Face it alone

The scares are more extreme, and nobody will hear you scream. Are you brave enough?

Book Now for £20

VIP Backstage maze tour

Get the insider info and exclusive behind the scenes access to our world-class horror mazes.

Book Now for £20

Gallery of fear

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NEW for 2016: Platform 15

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Run away with the circus

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