The Madagascar Show at Chessington World of Adventures Resort

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Chessington Howl’o’ween

Chessington Howl’o’ween

Spooky family fun, rides in the dark, Zoo and SEA LIFE centre and spine-tingling Halloween attractions.

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Octonauts at SEA LIFE Chessington

Come and meet Kwazii and Captain Barnacles.

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Plus all these fantastic daily activities!

Penguins at Chessington

11:30am - Penguin Presentation

Penguin Cove

Humboldt Penguins are a warm weather species that live off the coasts of Chile & Peru in South America. Come and join our Zoo Keepers for our fun, fact-filled talks.

Madagascar Live: Prepare to Party!

11:30am - Madagascar Live! Prepare to Party

Africa

Join your favourite characters Alex, King Julien, Gloria, Mort and The Penguins as they sing and dance their way through our live show.

Before or after the show, take a break in The Coffee Hut. Sip our delicious Rainforest Alliance coffee and why not treat yourself from a selection of scrumptious cakes, muffins and sandwiches.

VAMPIRE: The Haunting in the Hollows

Open from 12:00pm - VAMPIRE: The Haunting in the Hollows

Transylvania

Transylvania, 1897. Beyond the gates of Castle Dracula lies a mysterious village with a dark secret. Join forces with the legendary Van Helsing as you venture through the Transylvanian village of Black Hollow in our scariest Haunted Attraction! Are you brave enough?

The Mystery of Hocus Pocus Hall

Open from 12:00pm - The Mystery of Hocus Pocus Hall

Hocus Pocus Hall

Enter the stately home of a famous Explorer who vanished without trace. Try to solve the mystery as you journey through the house and discover its priceless collection of antiquities. Is there a strange and powerful curse, or is it all a bunch of ‘Hocus Pocus’?

Painted Ray at Chessington

12:00pm - Ray Talk and Feed

SEA LIFE Centre

Watch one of nature's most graceful creatures feed in our SEA LIFE Centre.

Sealion

12:00pm - Sealion Show

Sealion Bay

At Sealion Bay we have 4 Californian Sealions splashing about in the water – 2 boys and 2 girls – who would love you to come over and see them.

Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

12:00pm - Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

Market Square

Come on down and meet the larger than life students of Pumpkin High, the coolest school in the underworld. Cheer and sing-a-long as the students belt out their favourite Halloween songs, for the chance to become the champion. Who will win? You decide! This bright and vibrant, singing and dancing show will surely get you up on your feet.

Meet Captain Barnacles and Kwaazi Kitten

12:15pm - The Octonauts

Next to the SEA LIFE centre

Come and meet Captain Barnacles and Kwazii from Cbeebies' The Octonauts!

Take a picture with the Penguins or better still let us take one for you.

12:15pm - Madagascar Live! Prepare to Party - Meet & Greets

Africa

Take a picture with the Penguins or better still let us take one for you.

The Hairy & Scary Show

12:30pm - The Hairy & Scary Show

Land of the Dragons

Join Hairy as she teams up with her new found friends, the unusual creatures of Wild Factor. You may think they are an odd group but with a little bit of luck and help from the audience can this Hairy, Scary pair work together to defeat the mean and nasty Witch Hettie Grub?

Take a picture with King Julian, Alex and Gloria or better still let us take one for you.

1:00pm - Madagascar Live! Prepare to Party - Meet & Greets

Africa

Take a picture with King Julian, Alex and Gloria or better still let us take one for you.

Halloween Fancy Dress competition

1:00pm - Fancy Dress competition

Pumpkin High School of Rock stage in Market Square

Make sure your little Adventurers are pulling out all the stops with their fancy dress they could win a prize in our fancy dress competition.

1:15pm - Reef Fish Talk and Feed

SEA LIFE Centre

Hear about this amazing eco-system.

Binturong at Chessington

2:00pm - Animal Antics Show

Wild Wood in front of Hocus Pocus Hall

Exotic animals including Meerkats, Coati, Binturongs and Macaws will come up close and personal to audiences in the Wild Wood Animal Antics Show.

Madagascar Live: Prepare to Party!

2:00pm - Madagascar Live! Prepare to Party

Africa

Join your favourite characters Alex, King Julien, Gloria, Mort and The Penguins as they sing and dance their way through our live show.

Before or after the show, take a break in The Coffee Hut. Sip our delicious Rainforest Alliance coffee and why not treat yourself from a selection of scrumptious cakes, muffins and sandwiches.

Sumatran Tigers at Chessington

2:15pm - Carnivore Talk and Feed

Trail of the Kings in Chessington Zoo

See the big cats feed. Please see signs in Trail of the Kings to find out which animal is being fed.

Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

2:30pm - Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

Market Square

Come on down and meet the larger than life students of Pumpkin High, the coolest school in the underworld. Cheer and sing-a-long as the students belt out their favourite Halloween songs, for the chance to become the champion. Who will win? You decide! This bright and vibrant, singing and dancing show will surely get you up on your feet.

Penguins at Chessington

2:30pm - Penguin Presentation

Penguin Cove

Humboldt Penguins are a warm weather species that live off the coasts of Chile & Peru in South America. Come and join our Zoo Keepers for our fun, fact-filled talks.

The Hairy & Scary Show

2:30pm - The Hairy & Scary Show

Land of the Dragons

Join Hairy as she teams up with her new found friends, the unusual creatures of Wild Factor. You may think they are an odd group but with a little bit of luck and help from the audience can this Hairy, Scary pair work together to defeat the mean and nasty Witch Hettie Grub?

Take a picture with Gloria, King Julian, Alex and the Penguins or better still let us take one for you.

3:00pm - Madagascar Live! Prepare to Party - Meet & Greets

Africa

Take a picture with Gloria, King Julian, Alex and the Penguins or better still let us take one for you.

Meet Captain Barnacles and Kwaazi Kitten

3:00pm - The Octonauts

Next to the SEA LIFE centre

Come and meet Captain Barnacles and Kwazii from Cbeebies' The Octonauts!

Sealion

3:00pm - Sealion Show

Sealion Bay

At Sealion Bay we have 4 Californian Sealions splashing about in the water – 2 boys and 2 girls – who would love you to come over and see them.

Painted Ray at Chessington

3:00pm - Ray Talk and Feed

SEA LIFE Centre

Watch one of nature's most graceful creatures feed in our SEA LIFE Centre.

Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

3:30pm - Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

Market Square

Come on down and meet the larger than life students of Pumpkin High, the coolest school in the underworld. Cheer and sing-a-long as the students belt out their favourite Halloween songs, for the chance to become the champion. Who will win? You decide! This bright and vibrant, singing and dancing show will surely get you up on your feet.

Madagascar Live: Prepare to Party!

4:00pm - Madagascar Live! Prepare to Party

Africa

Join your favourite characters Alex, King Julien, Gloria, Mort and The Penguins as they sing and dance their way through our live show.

Before or after the show, take a break in The Coffee Hut. Sip our delicious Rainforest Alliance coffee and why not treat yourself from a selection of scrumptious cakes, muffins and sandwiches.

Binturong at Chessington

4:00pm - Animal Antics Show

Wild Wood in front of Hocus Pocus Hall

Exotic animals including Meerkats, Coati, Binturongs and Macaws will come up close and personal to audiences in the Wild Wood Animal Antics Show.

The ocean tunnel at Chessington

4:15pm - Ocean Tunnel Feed

SEA LIFE Centre

Watch the sea creatures feed in our magical SEA LIFE Centre.

Madagascar Live: Prepare to Party!

5:00pm - Madagascar Live! Prepare to Party

Africa

Join your favourite characters Alex, King Julien, Gloria, Mort and The Penguins as they sing and dance their way through our live show.

Before or after the show, take a break in The Coffee Hut. Sip our delicious Rainforest Alliance coffee and why not treat yourself from a selection of scrumptious cakes, muffins and sandwiches.

The Hairy & Scary Show

5:30pm - The Hairy & Scary Show

Land of the Dragons

Join Hairy as she teams up with her new found friends, the unusual creatures of Wild Factor. You may think they are an odd group but with a little bit of luck and help from the audience can this Hairy, Scary pair work together to defeat the mean and nasty Witch Hettie Grub?

Meet Captain Barnacles and Kwaazi Kitten

6:00pm - The Octonauts

Next to the SEA LIFE centre

Come and meet Captain Barnacles and Kwazii from Cbeebies' The Octonauts!

Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

6:30pm - Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

Market Square

Come on down and meet the larger than life students of Pumpkin High, the coolest school in the underworld. Cheer and sing-a-long as the students belt out their favourite Halloween songs, for the chance to become the champion. Who will win? You decide! This bright and vibrant, singing and dancing show will surely get you up on your feet.

Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

7:30pm - Pumpkin High School of Rock - Live Show

Market Square

Come on down and meet the larger than life students of Pumpkin High, the coolest school in the underworld. Cheer and sing-a-long as the students belt out their favourite Halloween songs, for the chance to become the champion. Who will win? You decide! This bright and vibrant, singing and dancing show will surely get you up on your feet.

Q-Times & ride status

With over 40 attractions, a thousand animals, and a huge investment plan - we do our best to open rides but occasionally we are unable to. Here's the current Park Status.

We’re sure you appreciate that it is in our best interests to make everything that can safely be operated available to you, to give you the best day out possible.

Today’s Offers

Collectable Badges

Grab our wild range of free collectable badges during your wild adventure at Chessington.

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Coffee Loyalty Card

Love Coffee? Simply buy 4 hot drinks from either Original Sandwich Co. in Land of the Dragons or The Coffee Hut in AFRICA and get the 5th hot drink for FREE!

Buy 4 hot drinks of any size and claim a free regular hot drink (excludes specials). Free drink issued on surrender of card with 4 valid stamps Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer or discount.

Kids Eat for FREE after 3pm

Feeling peckish while you are here. Enjoy lunch for less and swing by one of our family restaurants after 3pm. Kids will eat for free, subject to the terms below.

The offer applies at:

  • Pasta & Pizza Buffet in Market Square
  • The Fried Chicken Company
  • Vampire's Burger Kitchen
  • Adventurers Chicken Shack

*Subject to availability and opening times. May exclude some product lines. Annual Pass discount does not apply. One kid eats FREE with every adult meal purchased after 3pm. Offer excludes visits on 24th October – 2nd November.

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"Fantastic day out for the whole family, really exciting and contains something for everyone whether it be thrilling rides or animals.…"

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