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  • The main park is now closed and will reopen in 2019. We still have our Christmas Grotto and Christmas Party Nights to enjoy this year.
Nicktoons Christmas Grotto
Coming to our venue
03 Nov 2018 - 24 Dec 2018
10:30am - 4:00pm
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Please note: For same day bookings please call: 01253 341707 or visit the Arena box office.

Celebrate Christmas with a visit to the Nicktoons Grotto!

Where all your favourite characters will be getting festive - Join SpongeBob SquarePants and all his friends for fantastic festive fun then take to the ice for a cool Christmas treat.

Visit Santa Claus in his Grotto and receive a special Nickelodeon Gift plus a free entry to Blackpool Pleasure Beach for the whole 2019 season with our DIAMOND PASS (worth £40!) Don’t forget to enjoy a piping hot drink by travelling through our snowy winter wonderland in the Grotto to Magnolia Cafe for a Tea, Coffee or Hot Chocolate. Then take to the ice with the family at in the Pleasure Beach Arena Ice Rink.

Christmas Cheer

A full range of drinks and hot and cold snacks are available from the cafe bar in the Pleasure Beach Arena. The Arena also has a fully licensed bar where adults can enjoy a chilled glass of wine or beer or perhaps a warming glass of spiced mulled wine to chase away the winter chills.

Your ticket includes Grotto, a gift from Santa for all children aged 11 and under, ice skating & skate hire, a FREE 2019 Diamond Pass (worth £40!) and a choice of tea/coffee/hot chocolate.

Guests can come in and out of the Grotto at any time between 10.30am & 4pm on the following dates

Guests/accompanying adults not purchasing the all inclusive ticket are not permitted in the Grotto and do not receive a Free Gift but may purchase a spectators pass for ice skating for £2.00. A Diamond Pass entitles you to a Pleasure Beach Pass for every day of the 2019 season. A Pleasure Beach Pass gives you admission to the park, riding on the Pleasure Beach Express, explore the Chinese Puzzle Maze, see the Spectacular Dancing Water Show, visit Bradley and Bella’s Learning Garden and enjoy the ambiance of the park. Pleasure Beach Pass holders can also get a discount off the cost of an unlimited ride wristband.
How do we get there?

The Pleasure Beach Arena entrance is located via Watson Road Tunnel – for SATNAV’s use postcode FY4 3EW.

We also have parking available on site.

Important information

On the 8th December, Ice Skating is only available until 3pm.

On 9th, 15th, 16th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd & 24th December – Ice Skating is only available until 1pm in two one hour slots from 10:30am – 11:30am, and 12:00noon – 1:00pm.

A show ticket may be offered along with the grotto package on these dates. This will be for the 2:30pm performance of BIDCA’s, Mary Poppins – ON ICE on the date of visit only. These tickets are subject to availability. To guarantee a ticket for the show, we suggest purchasing these separately before your visit.

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