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Thrilling Frights

Get ready. Scarefest is coming – and it’s as spooktacular as ever! On selected dates in October, summon your courage and enter Alton Towers Resort, where terror awaits.

Get ready for creepy scares, shocks and thrills as Scarefest returns and it’s more spooktacular than ever! This October, summon the courage to enter Alton Towers Resort where terror awaits. Are you brave enough to take on head-spinning, hair-raising coasters in darkness? Bold enough to tiptoe through the Alton Towers Dungeon? Mad enough for our multi-award-winning terrifying scare attractions? Horrifying creatures beckon within them – can you escape?

Terrifying Scare Mazes

Other Spooktacular things to do

Wickerman at night

Rides in the dark

Dare you take on our world-class thrill rides in the dark? Will you hurtle towards a six-storey high Wicker Man effigy as it spectacularly bursts into flames?

  • Are you brave enough to take on our world-class thrill rides in the dark? 
  • Fly through the night sky on Galactica; or dive into Oblivion in the pitch black!
  • Master the theme park at night, on over 40 rides and attractions. 

Calling all Annual Passholders!

Tickets for Scarefest are now live for you to book - don't forget to pre-book your free passholder reservation for entry into the Alton Towers Theme Park during Scarefest.

Pre-book now

Halloween Family Spooktacular

Ready to get spook-alicious? Join our five super-freaky Halloween characters in their mind-blowingly multi-coloured playground as part of the event’s family friendly frights line-up of live entertainment including the Garden Lights Walk: Whispering Souls and CBeebies Land Monster Ball.

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