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Children's Activity Event, Sat 10 - Sun 11 Jun 2017

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Pleasurewood Hills

Pleasurewood Hills

Come and meet the Gruffalo

Details

The Gruffalo will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June. There will also be Gruffalo craft, colouring, fun and games in the Palladium throughout the weekend, too!

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsPushchairs availableWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

With great discounts of over 25% when you book online and ample free parking, there really hasn’t been a better time to visit the biggest theme park in the East of England. As part of our £3.5m investment plan we're introducing Marble Madness our FOURTH roller coaster and 10th new attraction in just 4 years! For the first time ever, Pleasurewood Hills will be home to FOUR roller coasters and we're convinced Marble Madness will provide thrills and spills fun for all the family! Day visitors will also have the opportunity to experience HoBs PiT – Our dark ride opened to critical acclaim in 2013 from both theme park experts and the leisure industry. The ride is the most advanced of its kind and mixes illusions with live performers to create a scare attraction and scare ride experience. – Now rated 12A by the BBFC. There’s so much to explore and do, visitors can also jump onboard Wipeout, the tallest, fastest and most extreme roller coaster in the East of England! Get soaked on our Timber Falls log flume, plummet 60ft per second with a 5.5G force on the Jolly Roger Drop Tower or simply relax and enjoy fantastic shows with The Sea Lions and our Playful Parrots. Pleasurewood Hills also prides itself on offering good quality places to eat and drink on the park with the Merrier Mariner incorporating a new alfresco style Terrace Café and Bar, The Railway Tea Rooms, Flying Fish and Porky’s Pantry. Where possible they use locally sourced fresh and healthy ingredients for a delicious choice of food and drinks to provide customers with value for money. At Pleasurewood Hills we guarantee you’ll be greeted with a smile from our Guest Experience Super Heroes. Why not contact us today and re-discover why Pleasurewood Hills Theme Park is the number 1 destination for any day visit in the East of England. Visit www.pleasurewoodhills.com or get in contact with via email: hello@pleasurewoodhills.com or ring the park direct on 01502 586000 for more information.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Jun 2017 10:00 to 17:00

Prices

Included in entry price

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Jun Come and meet the Gruffalo

Address

Leisure Way,
Corton,
Lowestoft,
Suffolk,
NR32 5DZ

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Pushchairs availablePushchairs available
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

With great discounts of over 25% when you book online and ample free parking, there really hasn’t been a better time to visit the biggest theme park in the East of England. As part of our £3.5m investment plan we're introducing Marble Madness our FOURTH roller coaster and 10th new attraction in just 4 years! For the first time ever, Pleasurewood Hills will be home to FOUR roller coasters and we're convinced Marble Madness will provide thrills and spills fun for all the family! Day visitors will also have the opportunity to experience HoBs PiT – Our dark ride opened to critical acclaim in 2013 from both theme park experts and the leisure industry. The ride is the most advanced of its kind and mixes illusions with live performers to create a scare attraction and scare ride experience. – Now rated 12A by the BBFC. There’s so much to explore and do, visitors can also jump onboard Wipeout, the tallest, fastest and most extreme roller coaster in the East of England! Get soaked on our Timber Falls log flume, plummet 60ft per second with a 5.5G force on the Jolly Roger Drop Tower or simply relax and enjoy fantastic shows with The Sea Lions and our Playful Parrots. Pleasurewood Hills also prides itself on offering good quality places to eat and drink on the park with the Merrier Mariner incorporating a new alfresco style Terrace Café and Bar, The Railway Tea Rooms, Flying Fish and Porky’s Pantry. Where possible they use locally sourced fresh and healthy ingredients for a delicious choice of food and drinks to provide customers with value for money. At Pleasurewood Hills we guarantee you’ll be greeted with a smile from our Guest Experience Super Heroes. Why not contact us today and re-discover why Pleasurewood Hills Theme Park is the number 1 destination for any day visit in the East of England. Visit www.pleasurewoodhills.com or get in contact with via email: hello@pleasurewoodhills.com or ring the park direct on 01502 586000 for more information.

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TM 542964  Lat: 52.50680 Long: 1.74477

By Road:
Pleasurewood Hills is conveniently situated off the A12 between Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth.

BY CAR
Estimated drive times: Norwich 40 mins, Ipswich 60 mins, Colchester 90 mins, King’s Lynn 90 mins, Cambridge 120 mins

By Public Transport:
Local buses run to Leisure Way, park is a 5min walk from the Tesco Store bus stop.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Lowestoft station

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
    • Yesis gravel
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities

General

  • YesHearing loop system
  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFee payable
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu