There’s always something new to enjoy at Alton Towers Resort and 2019 is no exception. This year sees the opening of The Alton Towers Dungeon in the theme park, and the new Stargazing Pods elsewhere at the Resort.

Alton Towers Dungeon Logo

The Alton Towers Dungeon

Get ready to ‘Laugh and Scream’ in 2019 when the iconic Dungeons brand comes to the Resort.


Stargazing Pods

The Resort’s latest addition to their range of accommodation will allow guests to spend the night under the stars.

Special Events in 2019

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

15th – 24th February

All the February Half Term action will be over at the Resort hotels with a swashbuckling pirate and princess takeover, including live shows, fancy dress and plenty of activities!



5th – 6th, 12th – 13th, 19th October – 1st November

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



2nd & 3rd November

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




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