2013 saw the return of the annual events that had become customary for the resort, offering guests the opportunity to swashbuckle amongst fellow pirates and dance with the stars. There was also the return of Alton Towers Live which saw a selection of artists descend on the theme park for a fantabulous concert.


Pirate Weekends

Argh… the pirates overran the hotels once again for some high-seas hijinks during the theme park closed season at Alton Towers Resort.


Caribbean Beach Party Weekend

Tropical celebrations once again hit the Splash Landings Hotel with an exotic beach party.

Feb Half Term - Moshi Monsters

February Half Term

The theme park opened in advance of the main season with a selection of rides and attractions as well as Moshi Monsters activities.


Dancing with the Stars

8th-10th March

Know your foxtrot from your funky chicken? This was the perfect chance to stay over at the resort and dance with the stars.


Alton Towers Live

6th July

Some of the hottest pop artists descended on the theme park to hold a one-day concert with the magnificent ruins as a backdrop.



Although the event remained largely unchanged from the previous year, there was now the option of a more extreme scare maze experience!



8th-10th November

The resort once again ended the season with a bang with an explosive Fireworks spectacular themed around memories.



Winter returned to the resort with the usual packages, as Father Christmas took residence once more bringing with him some festive cheer.