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Hippodrome Circus

Hippodrome Circus

Jack Jay & Johnny Mac
Hippodrome Circus

In light of COVID-19, the Government is advising attractions can reopen from 4 July.

Special Offers

What's On 2020
£3.50 off Adult Stall seats for up to 6 people.
Dates valid: 2 April 2020 - 30 December 2020
Redeem this offer: Please show voucher to redeem this offer.
Code: WO2020
Terms & conditions: Valid for Summer Spectacular (all shows), Easter (evening shows only), Halloween (evening shows only) and Christmas (evening shows only. Not valid for Christmas Eve or New Year's Eve). Online Booking code WO2020 Not valid in conjunction with any other offer.
 
 

Details

Reopening Saturday 1 August.

***SUMMER SPECTACULAR 1 August – 20th September 2020 We are planning a unique 2020 Summer Special, which will include all of your favourite elements from our award winning show.
Amazing acrobats, aerialists, daring stunts, dancers, swimmers and of course the world famous Water Spectacular.
All hosted by Jack Jay and the Hilarious Johnny Mac, its been a long start to the year, its time to finally say ‘I’m Enjoying Myself!’

We will of course we operating in a covid safe way and continuing to adhere to social distancing guidelines throughout the theatre.

There will be a limited capacity within the auditorium to allow for safe spacing of audience members, so you can rest assured that your experience can be as safe and enjoyable as possible.
Because of the limited seats available we are asking people to please book in advance to avoid disappointment, and due to the special measures you will have to book your seats over the phone with our Box office. You will not be able to book online for this particular show.

You can come along in larger family and safe bubble groups, that can then be sat together. Each booking will then be seated socially distanced within the auditorium.
This special performance will be shorter (approx 70 – 75 mins) in length with no intermission to reduce the traffic in crowded areas and make sure that you can remain as safe as possible. We will also be advising to arrive at The Hippodrome with extra time to allow extra time for entry and seating before performances.
Most importantly of all, we are confident that we can still deliver the fun, magic and spectacle that you all know and love from The Hippodrome and we hope to see you all very very soon

***HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR 22nd October – 1st November 2020 This ultimate spooky experience has a whole new adventure written by comedy partnership and the Hippodrome’s favourites Jack Jay and Johnny Mac. They will be joined by an amazing cast of international acts as they look to throw the biggest Halloween party ever.

***CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR 5th December 2020 – 10th January 2021 the Hippodrome’s brand new Christmas show is a fast moving alternative to the family visit to a pantomime. With your No1 host Jack Jay’s hilarious interludes, local comedy legend Ben Langley, amazing circus artists from all over the world and to add to this Swimmers, Dancers and a large children’s dance troupe from the local legendary Dance Estelle School. The amazing Water Spectacle has all the Christmas spirit you need set in the unique atmosphere of the Edwardian Hippodrome that has so much to see at Christmas with all its yuletide decorations. It’s a blockbuster show not to miss that has become a local must see Christmas attraction.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Gift shopOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Open January, April, July, August, September, October and December. Please check website for show times and additional shows.

Prices

Prices vary please contact directly for further information.

Reviews

Address

St Georges Road,
Great Yarmouth,
Norfolk,
NR30 2EU

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Directions

See location of The Hippodrome Circus on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 530071  Lat: 52.60277 Long: 1.73567

By Road:
Just behind the 'Circus Circus Arcade' on Marine Parade.

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Great Yarmouth station

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • 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
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas

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