What to do this Weekend on a Budget, (25,26 & 27 January)

January 23rd, 2013 / Alton Towers, Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Chessington World of Adventure, Cinema, Diggerland, Legoland Windsor, Sea Life Centres, Thorpe Park, Trentham Gardens / No Comments »

The Vortex at Thorpe Park

Merlin Pass Sale

Merlin Pass Sale, (expires 31 Jan)

Time is running out is you are interested in the Merlin Pass Sale that should run until 31 January 2013, (it did finish early last year!).  If you are planning to visit a number of Merlin Attractions over the year, then it could be worth investing in a Merlin Pass & taking advantage of this current offer.

Individual Merlin Passes available for £99 & both family & Premier Merlin Passes also currently discounted.  Check out our Hints & Tips to Get the Most from the Merlin Pass Sale.

Visit York Free Entry Weekend, (26 & 27 Jan)

York residents can gain FREE entry to many of their favourite Yorkshire visitor attractions during the weekend of 26 & 27 January 2013. Free entry is available at Castle Howard, Scarborough Sea Life Centre, Jorvik & many more.

More details available at York Free Weekend Offer.

RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch, (26 & 27 Jan)

Expired…It’s FREE & it’s fun…why not get involved in the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch that’s taking place this weekend.  Simply spend an hour over the weekend spotting birds that LAND in your garden/park to be part of this birdwatch community project.

Gulliver's Theme Park Splash Zone

Gulliver’s Spalshzone

Gulliver’s Theme Park Splash Zone Promo Code

Check out this promo code discount for Gulliver’s Theme Parks Splash Zone that offers a 15% discount on online bookings.

Simply use the promo code SPJ15 before 31 January 2013; you can use this promo code for visits made up to & including 15 February 2013.

To make a booking, go to Gulliver’s Theme Parks.

Splash Zones are available at both the Warrington & Milton Keynes sites.

Theatre Deals; Regional & London

There are some great Theatre Deals abound…if you know where to look for them!




Diggerland diggers

Diggerland Deals

Eden Project Annual Pass for £7.50

Devon & Cornwall residents can take advantage of an Annual Pass for the Eden Project for just £7.50pp.

This offer is available until 14 February & offer fantastic value for  money.

More details available at Eden Project Deals.

Free Entry to Kent’s Visitor Attractions; Ballot Now Open!

The ballot is now open for Kent residents to take advantage of FREE entry to plenty of top visitor attractions in the region.  Here’s you chance to gain  free entry to Leeds Castle, Diggerland, Dover Castle plus many more.

Whilst this event takes place in March 2013, the ballot is now open for applications until 18 February.  More details available at Kent’s Big Weekend Offer.

Nickelodeon Land at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Nickelodeon Land at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Blackpool Pleasure Beach Sale, (expires 31 Jan)

Blackpool Pleasure Beach have currently discounted all three season passes until 31 January 2013.  So whether you are a thrill seeker, love Nickelodeon Land or just want to gain cheap access to this theme park, this might be the deal for you.

More details available at Blackpool Pleasure Beach Sale.

Trentham Estate £3.50 Tickets, (expires 15 Feb)

Here’s a chance to gain discounted access to Trentham Estate this winter with tickets available for just £3.50pp until 15 February 2013.  More details available at Cheap Tickets to Trentham Estate.

Cinema Tickets from £1.50

Remember there are a wealth of cheap cinema tickets available each weekend if you are prepared to visit mid mornings.  On offer this week are viewings of Madagscar 3, The 3 Stooges & Tinker Bell and the secret of the wings.

More details available at Cheap Cinema Ticket Offers.

Legoland Discovery Centre £8 Tickets

Legoland Discovery Centre are currently offering discounted tickets to this popular visitor attraction until 31 January 2013.  These reduced priced tickets are priced at £8 per adult/child.

Whilst the on the gate price is currently £16.20 per person, this is in effect gives you the same saving as a 2 for 1 deal.  More details available at Legoland Discovery Centre Deals.

What ever you do, have a good one!



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