Alton Towers have a good reputation for holding a event during half term for thrill seekers to have there first fix of what's to come in the season coming. This years half term event is quite short making this years event the shortest ever!
As you may know Merlin have recently changed the terms and condition's to there Annual Passes! The price of the new annual passes are shown below in the table:
The Alton Towers Water Park is often closed for a couple of days at the start of January for its annual maintenance. However in 2011 the water park is going to be closed for a longer period of time.
Legoland Windsor have today relised there 2011 ride advert which has confirmed that the ride is going to be a worlds first attraction and is not going to be opening at the start of the 2011 season! The video shows us what looks to be the theme of the ride which could be a submarine.
Alton towers have announced via there facebook page late last night that they have a temporary ice rink at the resort behind the Alton Towers Hotel. The ice skating rink is at an extra charge however its quite cheap. Its from £3 for children and from £5 for adults.
In 2011 Legoland Windsor will unveil a uk's first attraction. The attraction will be a ride mixed with a saline centre, guests will enter a vehicle and will be told a story as they go around in a car half submerged under water.
Today plans for Thorpe Parks new ride Storm Surge have finally surfaced on the internet and as rumors suggested the ride is second hand and will be coming from a park in America that merlin has recently taken over. The ride will open March 2011.
The Beastie at Alton Towers has been around for quite some time now however today was the last day of operation for the attraction.
Alton towers shall be ending the theme park season with a bang this year with the biggest and best fireworks display the resort has ever seen. This extraordinary event will also be celebrating the launch of the world first coaster and will mark the resorts 20th Birthday.
Thorpe Park have revealed the name, logo and the theme for there new water ride opening in 2011. We are very glad to say that this is not going to be another Saw themed ride.