Events 2018

Adventure Wonderland

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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!

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Completed Events

Sci-Fi Weekend

5th & 6th May

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

26th & 27th May

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

28th & 29th 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

 

This event is being held in support of the Southend Hospital Charity: For Wards Appeal. More information on this can be found by clicking here!

Superhero Dress Up Weekend

18th & 19th 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!

This event is being held in support of the Southend Hospital Charity: For Wards Appeal. More information on this can be found by clicking here!

Fright Fantastic Spooktacular

22nd – 28th October

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.

Saturday Night Fireworks

Saturday Nights: 6th October – 17th 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!

Tournament of Gamers VI

Tournament of Gamers winners trophy

23rd November 2018

The grand finale! Captain Carlos returns for the last ever time at this special, 1-time-only festive tournament. The usual rules will apply – £10 entry, 2 hours to rack up your tickets and the top 3 winners will get awesome prizes!