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Lightwater Valley Theme Park

Home to Europe's longest rollercoaster, the Angry Birds Activity Park and the Lightwater Falconry this theme park offers a great day out for people of all ages. Thrill seekers can enjoy rides including the The Black Pearl, The Raptor Attacks and The Ultimate.

For the slightly less adventurous (& / or slightly smaller people) try Skull Rock, The Pirate Cutlass or Wild River Rapids. For te younger family members here's the dragon boats, Noah's Ark and Wave Rider. The Eagle Creek farm and lightwater falconry are additional attractions which can be enjoyed by all ages.

Throughout the year Lightwater valley hosts a series of events from the annual Halloween and firework events to pirate and princess or superhero days.

Reopens 28th March for the 2015 season

Visiting Lightwater Valley

Opening Times

Gates Open 09:45 Galtes Close between 16:30 & 18:00

Open from 1st April
April, May & September, October: Open Weekends and school holidays only


Over 1.0m in height £20.00
Under 1.0m £5.00
Senior Citizenz £5.00
Uniformed Services £18.00
Disabled + Carer £18.00

These are online prices, payment at the gate may be more.


  • Food Court
  • Food & Snack Kiosks
  • Free Car Parking
  • Gift Shop


Lightwater Valley have produced a detailled guide of diabled access in the park including access issues, ride requirements and details of ride evacuations. Click to open the document

Contact Lightwater Valley

Tel: 0871 720 0011

Website: Lightwater Valley Theme Park

Events at Lightwater Valley Theme Park

Superheroes Live at Lightwater Valley

3rd & 4th June 2017
Superheroes assemble! Lightwater Valley needs your super powers!!, So, grab your fancy dress costume and come along for a Zap, Zoom and Kapow-packed weekend of fantastic fun and amazing entertainment. Watch your favourite superheroes on stage as they bust out some serious dance moves and help you practice your mighty crime-fighting techniques in our skills showcase.

Andy's Prehistoric Raps

12th & 13th August
Move over Dr Dre, there is a new rapper in the house. Join popular children's TV dinosaur adventurer Andy Day as he raps and rhymes about his favourite prehistoric creatures. Get ready to swish your woolly mammoth trunks from side to side and roar like never before in a 30 minute music extravaganza!