Fright Nights 2021

Fright Night dates: 

8th, 9th and 10th October, every day from 15th – 31st October 2021.

Fright Night packages include:

  • An overnight stay in the Thorpe Shark Cabin or a nearby hotel.

  • Entry into Thorpe Park Resort.

  • A delicious breakfast.

  • Free car parking for Shark Cabin Guests. 

Entry information:

  • If you have booked under a bed & breakfast package your Theme Park tickets will not be included, please purchase Theme Park before arriving at the Resort. 

  • If you have booked using a Merlin Annual or Season Pass, please see the restrictions below on Theme Park entry, alternately, please refer to your pass terms and conditions on date restrictions. 

Fright Night Event Information:

  • For two terrifying decades, FRIGHT NIGHTS has prayed on your darkest FEARS and NIGHTMARES spewing HORRIFIC creatures from their CRUEL domain to take over THORPE PARK Resort. Be sure to brace yourself as the UK’s premier award-winning Halloween event returns this autumn for a FEARFUL celebration! 
  • Take in the chilling atmosphere before taking on some of the UK’s most thrilling rides in the dead of night, but beware – FEAR is lurking around every corner. 
  • Watch in amazement as you witness AWE-INSPIRING live shows and get your HEART RACING as you venture through SPINE-CHILLING scare zones. True FEAR-seekers can take on the Island’s infamously terrifying scare mazes* leaving you TREMBLING with… you guessed it- FEAR!
  • Then, launch into darkness on Stealth - the UK’s fastest coaster; experience the twisted torment of Colossus - the world’s first ten looping coaster and take on the sick and twisted games of Jigsaw on SAW - The Ride.
  • *Please note that Scare mazes require an additional paid ticket, booking information will be emailed to you closer to the event.

Merlin Annual Pass:

Standard Annual Pass:

  • Merlin Standard Annual Passes have the following exclusion dates: 31st July, plus Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in August and all FRIGHT NIGHTS dates. 

Premium Annual Pass Holders:

  • If you're a Premium Merlin Annual Pass holder you can enter subject to capacity or alternatively can purchase a ticket in advance to guarantee entry.

Discovery Pass Holders: 

  • Discovery Pass Holders are not entitled to discount on our Shortbreak Packages. We strongly recommend purchasing tickets in advance of arrival.

 Gold Pass Holders: 

  • Gold Pass Holders are entitled to discount on accommodation., please visit Merlin Holiday Club for booking and information.

  • Please note the 23rd, 30th and 31st October and restricted dates, therefore, additional tickets will need to be purchased through the Merlin Annual Pass website. 

Platinum Pass

  • There are currently no restrictions on our Platinum Pass. 

 Important Information:

  • Please note that this event may be too intense for young children and is not recommended for anyone under the age of 13.

  • If you're visiting Thorpe Park for the day, restrictions apply for Merlin Annual and Season Pass Holders, we highly recommend visiting our day visitor Help Centre.

  • For more information on our Frights Nights or to book, please visit our Fright Night page