• Come and meet Santa in the Nicktoons Christmas Grotto!
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Nicktoons Christmas Grotto
Coming to our arena
04 Nov 2017 - 24 Dec 2017
10:30am - 4:00pm
Tickets from
£13.99

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 2018 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.

Blackpool Pleasure Beach is now closed for the season. This will mean that none of the rides or attractions other than the Pleasure Beach arena this includes the Nicktoon’s Christmas Grotto. The rides at Blackpool Pleasure Beach re-open on 10th February 2018.

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 2018 Diamond Pass (worth £40!) and a choice of tea/coffee/hot chocolate.

Available dates for the Grotto & Ice Skating

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

‡9th December Ice Skating only available until 3.00pm. †10th/16th/17th/23rd/24th Dec – Ice Skating will only available until 1.00pm in 1 hour allocated slots. A show ticket may be offered along with the grotto package, dependent on availability. This will be for the 2.30pm performance* for the BIDCA Show – THE WIZARD OF OZ ON ICE, on the date of visit only. *Tickets are subject to availability on a first come first served basis on the day. 

To guarantee a ticket for this show we suggest to purchase this separately.

 CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS FOR BIDCA’S – THE WIZARD OF OZ ON ICE. 

For those that are unable to see the show – we will offer a voucher to return to the Arena to skate for free, which will be valid until the end of February 2018.

 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 2018 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.

Please access the Arena entrance on foot from the Bond Street end of Watson Road tunnel as there is no access at the other end of the tunnel.

We recommend that guests travelling into Blackpool from the M55 motorway go via Yeadon Way as the bridge at the bottom of Squires Gate Lane will be closed until March 2018 restricting access to the Promenade.

We also have parking available on site.

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