Events in 2019

Saturday Night Fireworks

Saturday Nights: 5th October – 16th November

Adventure Island offers front row seats to the best fireworks in Southend! Bring your family down to enjoy the rides, warm up with a hot chocolate, and enjoy the show!

Fright Fantastic Spooktacular

28th October – 3rd November

Join us if you dare for a Halloween scare! Our team will be dressed in their most spooky outfits, come and join us!

Spooktacular Activities:
Trick or Treat Hut
Halloween Treasure hunt
Themed entertainment on our stage
Best Dressed competition

Prepare yourself for the Spooktacular events here.

Adventure Wonderland

Adventure Wonderland image

Select dates in December

Father Christmas returns to Adventure Island for his favourite Grotto – Adventure Wonderland! Enjoy everything on offer, like rides indoor and out, soft play, hot drinks and gingerbread men, video game plays and crafting your own letter to Father Christmas before heading to Christmasville to see the big man himself! It’s the best grotto around – but don’t take our word for it!

Completed Events

Sci-Fi Weekend

6th & 7th April

Set your phasers to ‘fun’, because this special weekend is gonna be out of this world!

Sci-Fi Weekend Activities:
Themed Party Time
Best Dressed Competition
Magical Treasure hunt
Facepainting

Fairytale Dress Up Weekend

1st & 2nd June

Hubble bubble, toil and trouble, where the fairies dance and the wizard chuckles. Experience the magic, stay all day,  enjoy the fun the Adventure Island way!

Fairytale Weekend Activities:
Themed Party Time
Best Dressed Competition
Magical Treasure hunt
Facepainting

Cartoon Dress Up Weekend

20th & 21st July

They say too much television will make your eyes square! So why not come down to Adventure Island where we have cartoons, rides and fresh sea air! Dress up as your favourite cartoon character and join the fun. Grown ups are welcome to participate!

Cartoon Weekend Activities:
Facepainting
Cartoon Treasure Hunt
Themed Party time and Late Night Show
Best Dressed Competition

Superhero Dress Up Weekend

17th & 18th August

Join us for a weekend of excitement and Adventure. Dress up as your favourite superhero (or villain), for the chance to win an incredible prize! We will also have guest appearances from your favourite Star Wars heroes!

Superhero Weekend Activities:
Superhero Treasure Hunt
Best Dressed Superhero/Villain Competition
Themed entertainment and late night show
Facepainting

Watch us get in the Superhero mood here!

Peppa Pig!

Tournament of Gamers winners trophy

Saturday 14th September!

For the first time ever, you can meet Peppa, George, Mummy and Daddy pig at intervals from 12 noon in Adventure Inside!

Tournament of Gamers

Tournament of Gamers winners trophy

Friday 27th September!

Captain Carlos returns for the legendary Tournament of Gamers! The usual rules will apply – £10 entry, 2 hours to rack up your tickets and the top 3 winners will get awesome prizes. Stay tuned for more info.