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Paultons Park reveals a ‘frightfully fun’ programme of winter events

Sunday 31st July 2022
Written by: Marketing Team
Peppa and George Halloween

Tickets for ‘Happy Halloween’ and ‘A Celebration of Christmas’ at Paultons Park are now on sale

Internationally acclaimed attraction, Paultons Park, has announced its schedule of winter events, with advance tickets for the Happy Halloween spook-tacular event ‘A Celebration of Christmas’ extravaganza on sale now.

From Thursday 13 October until Monday 31 October 2022, the Hampshire-based Park will undergo a spooky transformation to mark Halloween. The 1950’s Americana themed Tornado Springs will set pulses racing as families experience the thrill of the rides in way out west Halloween décor.

The spooky makeover of the UK exclusive Peppa Pig World is a must-see for any Peppa Pig fan. Peppa and George will appear for regular meet and greets in their fancy dress costumes, delighting the Park’s youngest guests.

The all singing, all dancing show, The Legend of Paultons Manor will bewitch onlookers with the haunting tale of Pickles the Pumpkin and his spirit squad friends. For those brave enough to ride after dark, the park is offering creepy late-night openings until 7.30pm on Tuesday 25, Wednesday 26 and Thursday 27 October 2022.

In December, Paultons Park will receive a glow up with magical illuminations to celebrate Christmas on selected dates from Saturday 3 December until Friday 23 December 2022.

Peppa Pig World will become a festive wonderland as one of the UK’s most loved pre-school characters greets guests in her unique seasonal attire. Selected rides will be open for Christmas including those in Tornado Springs, Lost Kingdom and Critter Creek.

Back by popular demand, the entrance plaza will host an enchanting light show featuring a giant musical Christmas tree coming to life every 15 minutes. Father Christmas will make a special guest appearance in the Santa’s Christmas Wish show and Santa’s Storytime show. All festive live entertainment runs daily throughout the event from the park’s comfortable undercover seated arena.

James Mancey, Operations Director at Paultons Park, said: “Each year our team works hard to create a family friendly winter schedule of events. Families enjoy a magical day at Paultons Park all year round, and for the festive season we aim to ensure the park is fittingly enchanting.

“It has become a tradition for many families to return, year after year, to experience how we have tailored the park to help our guests celebrate their favourite winter holiday.  We are confident this year will be our most thrilling yet and may have some surprises in store for Halloween and Christmas at Paultons Park.”

Situated in the award-winning New Forest National Park, Hampshire, Paultons Park has been recognised as one of the world’s leading attractions by Tripadvisor and held the title as the UK’s best-rated amusement park for an unbeaten five years in a row.

Tickets can be pre-booked online for ‘Happy Halloween’ and ‘A Celebration of Christmas’ and early booking is advised to avoid disappointment. Guests can find out more information and book tickets on the Paultons Park website: or visit to explore 2 Park days for 1 short break deals.


Notes to editors

Happy Halloween

  • Happy Halloween takes place between Thursday 13th and Monday 31st October 2022
  • Late night openings until 7:30pm on Tuesday 25th, Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th October 2022
  • Halloween shows run between 22nd – 31st October inclusive

Christmas at Paultons

  • Christmas at Paultons takes place on selected dates from the 3rd December to the 23rd December 2022

All events are included in ticket price.

Tickets start from £39.75 per person, children under 1m go free

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, opened to the public on 12th April 2021 adding eight new rides and experiences to its offering.

In July 2020 Paultons Park was named the 10th best amusement park in the world, beating all other UK attractions, as well as being named the best-rated UK amusement park for the fifth year in a row in the Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. Paultons Park is the only park to have ever received this award five years running.

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 Peppa’s House, Mr Potato’s Playground and Muddy Puddles, a water splash park.

Press enquiries to:

Leila Willingham, Account Manager, Liz Lean PR

01202 112032

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