[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The resort’s best-loved events returned in 2014, from a variety of themed weekends including three days of dance and fitness to the popular Scarefest and Fireworks to conclude the season.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”27639″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

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.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”28321″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Caribbean Weekends

Tropical celebrations once again hit the Splash Landings Hotel with selected weekends during the closed season becoming suitably exotic.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”27915″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Fit JAM Weekend

31st January – 2nd February

Dance enthusiasts enjoyed a weekend of dance and fitness workshops with UK and international fitness presenters.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”27897″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

February Half Term

The theme park opened in advance of the main season with a selection of rides and attractions as well as the return of the Moshi Monsters.[/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%2F2014-events%2Ffebruary-half-term-2014%2F|||”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”27635″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Dancing with the Stars

7th-9th March

Know your foxtrot from your funky chicken? This was the perfect chance to stay over at the resort and dance with the stars.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”27916″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Scarefest

The carnival made way for a new scare zone based around twisted fairytales and guests could spend the night in the Towers themselves for the first time.[/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%2F2014-events%2Fscarefest-2014%2F|||”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”27917″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Fireworks

7th-9th November

The resort ended the season with an explosive Fireworks spectacular which saw a battle between dreams and nightmares.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][vc_single_image image=”21125″ img_size=”160×160″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text]

Winter at Alton Towers

Winter returned to the resort, with the usual packages as Father Christmas took residence once more bringing with him some festive cheer.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]