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Thursday 5th March 2020
Written by: Marketing Team
Easter mascots

The UK’s number one family theme park Paultons Park is getting ready for another spectacular Easter period with the return of its highly popular Hoppy Easter event, running from 4th – 19th April.

Hampshire-based Paultons Park – the home of Peppa Pig World – will be dressed to impress for Easter, with delightful displays of colourful giant eggs amid other festive decorations. With four themed worlds to experience, including the Jurassic-themed Lost Kingdom and the animal antics at Wild Lands, a visit to Paultons Park at Eastertime is sure to delight the entire family.

James Mancey, Operations Director at Paultons Park, said: “Easter is a wonderful time of year at Paultons Park and we like to make the experience truly magical for our guests.  As well as over 70 rides and attractions to enjoy, our superb location within 140 acres of beautiful parkland and gardens at the edge of the New Forest makes Paultons Park a must-visit during the springtime, when the gardens are bursting into life with seasonal displays of colour.”

Hoppy Easter at Paultons Park lives up to its name in action as well as spirit – and smaller guests will be delighted to be greeted by a host of wonderful life-size fluffy characters. Bobtail Bunny and his forest friends, including Betty Bunny, Hennie the Hedgehog, Red the Deer and Fenton the Fox will be making appearances around the park during Hoppy Easter, so hop on after them to see what adventures they’re getting up to!

To experience all the fun of Easter at Paultons Park, why not make a break of it? With the great value Paultons Breaks (, you can get two days’ entry to the park for the price of one. There’s a whole host of local hotels to choose from – and with prices starting at £241 for an overnight stay for a family of four at the Crowne Plaza Basingstoke*, that’s just £61 per person for two whole days of fun!

Advance purchase tickets for Paultons Park start from £32.75 for adults and children over one metre in height, with children under one metre enjoying free entry. For more information visit .


Notes to editors

*£241/£61pp based on a one night stay at the Crowne Plaza Basingstoke, subject to availability and booked through

Peppa Pig World

UK and Eire exclusive and world first, Peppa Pig World, is located at family theme park Paultons Park in Hampshire and opened in 2011.

There are now nine rides including Miss Rabbit’s Helicopter Flight, Peppa’s Big Balloon Ride, Grandpa Pig’s Little Train Ride, Grandpa Pig’s Boat Trip, Daddy Pig’s Car Ride, George’s Dinosaur Adventure, Windy Castle, The Queen’s Flying Coach Ride and Grampy Rabbit’s Sailing Club. Other attractions within Peppa Pig World include George’s Spaceship Playzone, Mr Potato’s Playground and Muddy Puddles, a water splash park.

Paultons Park

Family-run theme park Paultons Park opened in 1983. The park covers 140 acres and has more than 70 rides and attractions including Jurassic-themed attraction Lost Kingdom. Paultons Park’s latest new themed world, Tornado Springs, opens to the public on 19th May 2020.

In July 2019 Paultons Park won TripAdvisor’s best-rated UK amusement park for the fourth year in a row. Paultons Park is the only park to have ever received this award four years running.

2020 tickets for adults and children over one metre tall start at £32.75 when purchased online and will be available to purchase from January onwards. Children under one metre in height enjoy free entry.

Paultons Park remains open on selected dates until 23rd December.

Press enquiries to:

Belinda Rastall

Account Director

Liz Lean PR

01202 701828

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