Blackpool Comes to Oldham Fun Park opens its doors in the town for three weeks including the February Half Term holidays. Opening this Friday, February 17th the annual event is set to be one of the most spectacular yet with over 25 thrilling rides and attractions!
As always there’s also entertainment undercover too with the mini beach in an air-conditioned marquee so even if it is a little chilly outside, children can build the perfect sandcastle or Mum and Dad can sit back and relax with a hot drink coffee and cake while the thrill seekers head outside to sample an amazing array of attractions.
And this year the rides which will dominate the skyline already are more spectacular than ever and great value too especially with all prices being held once again with an unlimited ride wristband, starting at just £5.99.
NEW RIDE FOR 2017: We've taken our much-loved King Swing, given it some awesome somersaulting seats and then made the whole thing turn through a full 360° loop. Are you ready to go over the top on NO LIMITS?
Blackpool Comes to Oldham wouldn’t be the same without it’s iconic Giant Wheel which is back once again this year standing at 35 metres and the attraction will offer some amazing views for miles, while there is also the thrilling Superbowl, a dazzling-lit platform which takes riders skywards spinning 360 degrees in their own Superbowl cars as well as the Snow Storm which simulates a high speed Bob Sleigh run. It’s not just about the thrill rides though there are lots of attractions for the families too with a giant family Roller Coaster, the Dodgems, Miami Trip and the Twister as well as for the really small kids plenty of rides including the Race-o-Rama ride, Carousel and Balloon Ride.
Thursday’s are sure to be popular with your mates as they are ‘Bring a Friend Day’s - basically one person buy’s a wristband and their friend comes in Free with a voucher available to download here..
Blackpool Comes to Oldham opens weekends and school holidays from Friday 17th February from 1-9pm until Sunday 5th March.
*Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd March (One Session 6-9pm only). Closed 27th, 28th Feb & 1st March.
Entrance is by wristband only.
The event meanwhile couldn’t be easier to get to right alongside the Hollinwood Metrolink station on Hollinwood Avenue (OL9 8EP), just off Manchester Road and junction 22 of the M60. Free parking and on-site security will also be provided.