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Yorkshire's theme parks reopen for 2018 season

Yorkshire's theme parks reopen for 2018 season

Published at 1:18am 24th March 2018.

When two of Yorkshire's greatest theme parks reopen - it only means that summer's looming, right?

Yorkshire's Flamingo Land Resort and North Stainley's Lightwater Valley Theme Park have both opened their doors today for this year's season.


Flamingo Land Resort

Flamingo Land is situated between York and the East coast, and is a combined theme park, zoo and holiday resort.

All areas of the park are open daily between 24th March and 4th November, 2018 (with Winter Zoo open daily during November to March).

If you are looking for white knuckle thrills, there is a sensational collection of 8 extreme rides, including the latest roller coaster Hero that puts visitors in a superhero flying position before swooping them around a track.

	 Flamingo Land Ride

Hero ride

In addition there is a great choice of junior and family rides. All the attractions in Dino-Stone Park have a dinosaur theme.

Flamingo Land will also host 4 Party in the Park concerts from 6pm across summer, with celebrity chart-topping headline acts.

More information about Flamingo Land; Flamingo Land Resort, Kirby Misperton, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 6UX

 

Lightwater Valley Theme Park

Lightwater Valley is open throughout the Easter holidays (March 24th - April 15th, 2018).

With over 40 rides and attractions for thrill seekers of all ages, the North Yorkshire attraction is bursting with mini, mega and ultimate adventures.

Take to the skies in the grip of the Eagle's Claw, venture into the underground world of Raptor Attack, see the park from a whole different viewpoint aboard Black Pearl and then hop on Apollo and take a spinning ride above the tree tops.

	 Black Pearl pirate ship ride at Lightwater Valley

Black Pearl ride

Don't forget the Lightwater Bird of Prey Centre which features more than 50 raptors, mammals and reptiles including a new family of prairie dogs.

More information about Lightwater Valley; Lightwater Valley, North Stainley, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 3HT.

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