We keep the adventure alive all year round but just when you thought you couldn’t have any more fun, our ROARR-tastic events will make your day out even more exciting.

Check out our list of special Dippy days to take you from the magic of early Spring, right through to the twinkle of Christmas lights.

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26th – 27th August

2 days and nights of festival fun for youngsters who want to experience the velociraptor vibe! Come and join us for live music, enjoy local street food, get crafty, or chill out at the top of the park in our storytelling tent – and visit our ROARR-some attractions!

Please note, during the daytime all of our attractions will be open, however the bottom of the park (including the Secret Animal Garden & Predator High Ropes) will be closed during the evening event.

All activities will be included in your daytime ticket price, however if you would like to visit during the evening you will need to purchase a separate evening ticket.

View the daytime and evening performances and activities on Friday 26th August here

Or, find out more about the daytime and evening performances and activities on Saturday 27th August here

Daytime tickets
Evening tickets
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22nd – 31st October

A magical spell has been cast this year with some exciting new activities. It’s time to make the most of your half term by joining us for Dippy’s School of Witches and Wizards!

On arrival, you will be allocated to one of the four houses, Terry, Raz, Paris and Dippy where you will find out your school colour and animal. You will then need to attend lessons throughout the day to earn your wand.

With potions, creepy crawlies, broomsticks and pumpkins your day will be full of magical spells and adventure.

Outside of lessons, you will be able to learn to fly on Predator High Ropes, explore the lost maze and learn lots of facts on Valley of the Dinosaurs.

Halloween crafts, tasty treats and fun for all the family, let your imagination run wild this Halloween at Dippy’s Halloween Days.

Tickets are on sale now!

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26th November – 24th December

Father Christmas has teamed up with Dippy to spread some Christmas sparkle to the Park. Join us in Dippy’s Theatre for a Christmas movie and Dippy and Friends Christmas Show, all of our usual attractions and a visit to our festive present room.

Jingle all the Day – Available on selected dates in November and December. Visit Father Christmas and his elves at the North Pole and step inside the Christmas Cottage. Choose your favourite toy from under the tree and then delve into a delicious hot chocolate, before finishing with a photograph beside the big man himself!

Sparkle in the Dark – Available on selected evening dates in November and December when the rest of the Park has closed. Purchase separate to a Park ticket. Start your journey at the festive forest. Head towards the North Pole to meet Mother Christmas at her Gingerbread kitchen, then travel through the magical lights towards Christmas Cottage. Inside, the elves will be busy working, but don’t forget to collect your sweet treat. You’ll then pay Father Christmas a visit to collect your golden ticket, which can be swapped for a toy of your choice within the toy shop. Finish with a delicious hot chocolate for the whole family.

At the end of the evening, enjoy a short Christmas move in Dippy’s Theatre and some delicious food and drink from street vendors.



At ROARR! Dinosaur Adventure we want your visit to be filled with fun, family, friends, food and more! So, we’ve launched our ROARR-some app to help make sure you get the most out of every minute of your visit.

Download the ROARR! Dinosaur Adventure app today, from the App Store (Apple) or Google Play Store.