There’s always something new to enjoy at Alton Towers Resort and 2024 is no exception. This year sees the iconic Nemesis back with a vengeance, alongside the Resort marking 10 years of CBeebies Land with some exciting new additions! There is also a line-up of seasonal events throughout 2024, as well as additional experiences to enjoy.


Nemesis Reborn

A fearsome creature, fury heightened and more uncontrollable than ever before – Nemesis is back with a vengeance, as this iconic rollercoaster returns for 2024.


CBeebies Land 10 Years Celebration

The Resort will celebrate 10 years of CBeebies Land, with brand-new and exciting additions for the 2024 season to mark this milestone.

Special Events

Alton Towers Resort will be hosting several special events throughout the year. TowersTimes will have all the details nearer the time but here is a taste of what’s to come.

February Half Term

10th – 25th February

The Pirates are taking over during February Half Term, with a variety of themed entertainment, Waterpark access and the opportunity to experience the attractions of Mutiny Bay and CBeebies Land! The limited attractions and activities in the theme park will also be accessible to day visitors.


7th – 29th September

The return of this family fun festival with a Germanic twist, sees part of the theme park transformed to give guests a flavour of Bavaria with live music and European cuisine, as well as the chance to experience some of the theme park’s rides into the evening.


11th October – 3rd November

The legendary Scarefest returns in October with terrifying attractions and spooktacular family entertainment, as well as the theme park’s rides and attractions open until late.


8th, 9th & 10th November

The ultimate firework spectacular will end the season with a bang, lighting up the sky over Alton Towers Resort during the second weekend of November.


Selected dates between 22nd November – 31st December

Santa Claus will be back at Alton Towers Resort during the Christmas season, bringing with him plenty of festive fun.

There’s more…

2024 is set to be an extraordinary year for Alton Towers Resort, with a variety of other experiences to look out for!


Alton After Dark

On selected dates, the Resort will be extending its theme park opening hours until 8pm to provide extra time to experience its attractions and enjoy some rides in the dark. Current dates are:

  • Saturday 16th March
  • Saturday 23rd March
  • Saturday 30th March

Track Walks

The Resort is offering the opportunity for thrillseekers to climb the lift hills of either Oblivion or Wicker Man, alongside receiving a one-shot Fastrack for the respective ride.

These can be booked on the Resort’s website, with Oblivion priced at £80pp and Wicker Man at £65pp.


Character Meet & Greets

There will be new opportunities for guests to meet their favourite characters, including surprise visits and interactive moments with Alton Bear, as well as additional street theatre across the theme park.

Those staying overnight at the Resort during weekends and school holidays will also have the chance to meet a range of characters, including during breakfast as a new offering for 2024.