Today@Chessington

Planning a visit today? Be sure to check our opening times.

If you’re already here – that’s great! You can see what’s happening today, download a PDF Park Map (3MB), download the Chessington World of Adventures Mobile App to keep up to date with estimated Q-times. Need a little more? Check out our Free Free Wifi.

Upcoming Presentations

There are no more activities scheduled for today but check out what's happening tomorrow.

Binturong at Chessington

10:30am - Animal Antics Show

The Lawn in front of Room On The Broom

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

Otters at Chessington

10:45am - Otter Talk

Next to Lodge Gate entrance

At Chessington, we have a successful breeding family of otters, with parents Lancelot and Mina taking charge. If you fancy learning more about our loveable otter family, why not come along to our Otter Talk.

The SEA LIFE Centre

11:15am - Shark Talk

SEA LIFE centre

Get closer and learn all about our sharks in the magical SEA LIFE centre!

Reindeer at Chessington

12:00pm - Reindeer Meet & Greet

Reindeer Enclosure

Come and hear all about our resident Reindeer Willow and Bluebell, with our Reindeer Keeper on hand to answer any questions you may have.

1:00pm - The Gruffalo and Stick Man Christmas Groove

The Gruffalo Arena

Get your dancing shoes on for our returning spectacular, The Gruffalo & Stick Man Christmas Groove!

Squirrel Monkeys at Chessington

1:15pm - Monkey Talk

AMAZU outside the Spider and Squirrel monkey enclosures

If you have cheeky monkeys, bring them along to learn about our monkeys.  After the talk our Keeper will be on hand to answer any questions.

Binturong at Chessington

1:30pm - Animal Antics Show

The Lawn in front of Room On The Broom

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

2:00pm - The Gruffalo and Stick Man Christmas Groove

The Gruffalo Arena

Get your dancing shoes on for our returning spectacular, The Gruffalo & Stick Man Christmas Groove!

Painted Ray at Chessington

2:00pm - Ray Talk and Feed

SEA LIFE Centre

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

Reindeer at Chessington

2:00pm - Reindeer Meet & Greet

Reindeer Enclosure

Come and hear all about our resident Reindeer Willow and Bluebell, with our Reindeer Keeper on hand to answer any questions you may have.

2:15pm - Carnivore Talk

Trail of the Kings

Make sure you don’t miss the Carnivore Talk, a great way to see and learn about our mammals in Trail of the Kings. 

Sea Lion at Chessington

2:30pm - Sea Lion Scatter Feed

Sea Lion Bay

At Sea Lion Bay we have 3 Californian Sea Lions splashing about in the water – 1 boy and 2 girls – who would love you to come over and see them.

5:00pm - The Gruffalo and Stick Man Christmas Groove

The Gruffalo Arena

Get your dancing shoes on for our returning spectacular, The Gruffalo & Stick Man Christmas Groove!

6:00pm - The Gruffalo and Stick Man Christmas Groove

The Gruffalo Arena

Get your dancing shoes on for our returning spectacular, The Gruffalo & Stick Man Christmas Groove!

Q-Times & ride status

With over 40 rides and attractions and over thousand animals - 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.

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