[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Although there was the return of many of the resort’s annual events, it was time to say a fond farewell to Corkscrew at the end of the season after its 28 year run.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”26622″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Caribbean Beach Party Weekend

During January and February the hotels went totally tropical with their Beach Party Weekends.[/vc_column_text][vc_btn title=”Explore” style=”classic” shape=”square” color=”blue” i_icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-search” add_icon=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.towerstimes.co.uk%2Fhistory%2Fevents-archive%2F2008-events%2Fcaribbean-beach-party-weekends%2F|||”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”26748″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Half Term Hullabaloo

During the 2008 February half term the park opened to guests earlier then ever before with selected rides open as a preview for the 2008 season.[/vc_column_text][vc_btn title=”Explore” style=”classic” shape=”square” color=”blue” i_icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-search” add_icon=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.towerstimes.co.uk%2Fhistory%2Fevents-archive%2F2008-events%2Fhalf-term-hullabaloo%2F|||”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”26749″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Scarefest

Building upon the success of 2007’s event, some of the park’s favourite Scarefest attractions returned along with one or two new frights.[/vc_column_text][vc_btn title=”Explore” style=”classic” shape=”square” color=”blue” i_icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-search” add_icon=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.towerstimes.co.uk%2Fhistory%2Fevents-archive%2F2008-events%2Fscarefest-2008%2F|||”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”26747″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

The Final Twist of the Screw

At the end of the 2008 season, enthusiasts were given the opportunity to celebrate the life of the Corkscrew with one last ride.[/vc_column_text][vc_btn title=”Explore” style=”classic” shape=”square” color=”blue” i_icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-search” add_icon=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.towerstimes.co.uk%2Fhistory%2Fevents-archive%2F2008-events%2Fthe-final-twist-of-the-screw%2F|||”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”7927″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Winter at Alton Towers

Once again the Alton Towers magic and festive spirit united at the resort during the Winter period, with a variety of packages and breaks on offer to guests.[/vc_column_text][vc_btn title=”Explore” style=”classic” shape=”square” color=”blue” i_icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-search” add_icon=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwww.towerstimes.co.uk%2Fhistory%2Fevents-archive%2F2008-events%2Fwinter%2F|||”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][/vc_column][/vc_row]