Events at Chessington

20th - 31st October 2017, 10am - 8pm

You will be able to enjoy spooktacular entertainment as Halloween takes over Chessington World of Adventures for another year.

Chessington Howl'o'ween takes places 20th - 31st October 2017, 10am - 8pm, and this year the spooky event includes two new spine-tingling attractions, Creepy Caves Unearthed and Room on the Broom Spooky Story Time, as well as the return of Curse of the Lost Tomb and Trick or Treat Wood plus rides in the dark.

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17th June 2017, 6pm - dusk

Enjoy an evening at Chessington World of Adventures to raise money for conservation, with a chance to ride ZUFARI - Ride into Africa during dusk to see the giraffe, rhino and zebra, plus an opportunity to stroll around the zoo to meet the many animal residents, watch exciting animal presentations, visit stalls and take part in fun activities.

Tickets are £6 each, with under 5’s free.

11th - 19th February 2017

For a unique adventure this half term why not take your family to Chessington World of Adventures in Surrey for the Animal Adventures week from 11th - 19th February!

Go along at February half term for some family favourite rides and discover a week full of amazing Animal Adventures set amongst the wilds of Chessington's Zoo and SEA LIFE centre.

26th - 27th November 2016
3rd - 4th, 10th - 11th, 15th - 24th December 2016
26th December 2016 - 1st January 2017

The one and only Gruffalo joins the Chessington cast from the deep dark wood for a festive family show on the Africa Stage, followed by meet and greets and a themed quiz trail to lead children around the Zoo where they’ll come face to face with some familiar creatures. That's not all - with a Father Christmas Grotto, market stalls, reindeer and a giant Christmas tree setting the festive scene.

Enjoy a great day out at Chessington Zoo at weekends during November – March 2018.

Take a walk on the wild side from 10am-3pm daily. Play amongst monkeys at AMAZU Treetop Adventure and explore the Wanyama Village & Reserve with Zebra, Gazelle and Meerkats. Discover the Trail of the Kings to see Lions, Tigers, Gorilla, Binturong, Fossa and Lynx, then come face to face with the creatures beneath the waves including sharks and rays in the SEA LIFE centre. Don’t miss animals making a splash at Sea Lion Bay and Penguin Bay

A whole host of animal presentations and daily meet and greets are also on offer, allowing you and your family to get up close and personal to an array of exotic creatures, from snakes and meerkats, to spiders and binturongs.


  • January 2018: 6th-7th, 13th-14th, 20th-21st, 27th-28th
  • February 2018: 3rd-4th, 24th-25th
  • March 2018: 3rd

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