Here’s our run down of our top 15 in 2015! We’ve got brand new and exciting shows, entertainment, activities and resort developments for you to enjoy. If you like what you see then why not take advantage of our Early Bird Sale – now on at Butlins.com.
1. Diversity come to Butlins
Yes, the boys from Britain’s Got Talent are bringing their brand new and exclusive live show and academy to all three resorts on selected school holiday breaks.
2. Hip Hip Hooray!
It’s the return of the chalet! Charmingly reinvented for today’s families and just as loveable as they always were, our brand new chalets will be surrounded by beautiful lakes, colourful gardens and village greens and are set to open this Easter. All set in a peaceful corner of our Minehead resort in Somerset, only few minutes from our famous Skyline Pavilion.
3. Our favourite former Redcoat returns
Back by popular demand and with a brand new and exclusive show, Stephen Mulhern is coming back to Butlins this summer with a top notch variety show filled with magic, surprises and games to make you laugh out loud.
4. Who’s hungry?
Eat to the beat at our brand new 1950s Diner in Minehead with singing waiters and waitresses, plus the best milkshakes, burgers and fries for miles around.
5. It’s time to get arty
Mister Maker returns to Butlins with his live show, featuring catchy songs, creative makes and special guests The Shapes. See him live during February half term, the Easter holidays and on selected Just for Tots breaks.
6. One Scoop or two?
Yes, that’s right – Scoop is heading to Skegness. After the success of the ice cream parlous in Minehead and Bognor Regis, Skegness will have a brand new Scoop opening this Spring. The question is, which is your favourite flavour?!
7. From Shoreline to Shoreliner!
Our Shoreline Hotel at our Bognor Regis resort is having a make-over. From February half term you’ll be able to stay inside one of our new Shoreline Hotel nautically themed cabins, with interactive ship-themed fun-features for your children, places to relax and unwind for you and plenty of details to make you all smile. We’re sure families with younger children will feel quite at home here – all aboard the Butlins Shoreliner!
Enjoy big family entertainment on a brand new big screen in our Skyline Pavilion. Our Silent Cinema will feature all those great, classic family films we know and love for all the family to enjoy. Settle down with your headphones and a bucket of popcorn for a real cinema experience, and being a silent cinema, it gives you a true immersive experience as well as a great excuse to laugh, sing and cheer along without anyone else hearing you.
9. Rock on!
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, please take your seats on a magic carpet ride with a twist in our new spectacular pantomime Aladdin Rocks. The show tells the story of a poor street urchin, Aladdin, who discovers a magic lamp and a whole new world of wonders and adventure all set to a blistering rock music soundtrack as well as amazing special effects from the internationally renowned illusionists The Twins, and Paul Burling as the voice of the Genie.
10. The craziest and custardiest little bakery in town comes to Butlins
Coming to Butlins in 2015 is a brand new show from the producer of I Can Cook and former head of Children’s TV at the BBC. Custard follows the slapstick adventure of Maggie and her pet dog Duggie in a fun filled show. Across all our resorts from February Half Term, Custard is a hilarious brand new live show full of slapstick fun that’s perfect for families with younger children.
11. A new rootin’ tootin’ adventure…
Brand new to Butlins in 2015 is a rootin’ tootin’ wild west adventure Buffalo Billy, starring our very own Billy and Bonnie Bear. This fantastic show will be a hit with everyone and is perfect for those with younger children.
12. Everybody was Kung Fu Fighting!
Back by popular demand, the Shaolin Monks are returning to Butlins with a fantastic new show for summer 2015. The monks from an ancient temple in China promise a visually stunning show that displays their discipline, strength and astounding martial arts ability.
13. Roll up, roll up!
We’ll be welcoming brand new circus shows for 2015 at each of our resorts. Featuring first class jaw dropping action, our Big Top Circus will have you in fits of laughter as well as on the edge of your seat with death defying acrobatic acts.
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14. Award-winning breaks
Our Just For Tots breaks are designed for families with children under 5. Everyday has been carefully created to fit in with your little ones routine. They’ll be star–struck at meeting their TV heroes, they’ll be beaming with pride at learning new things, hungry enough to eat up at mealtimes and exhausted enough by all the activity and fresh air. They’re so good that Mumsnet have awarded us the 2014 Family Friendly Innovation Award for them!
15. Get involved with a great cause
Our brand new official charity partner for 2015 is Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity. We’ll be hosting lots of fun and exciting events and activities on resort this year to help raise money for this very worthy cause. You’ll be able to donate on resort, at the time of booking online, or you can donate by text. Simply text BUTL60 followed by £2 to donate £2, £5 to donate £5 or £10 to donate £10 to 70070. So, to donate £2 you would text the following to 70070: BUTL60 £2. Alternatively, you can donate securely online via the charity’s website. Simply go to https://donate.gosh.org/
Keep an eye out on our social media pages for upcoming events.
Don’t forget as well as all of these amazing reasons to come to Butlins this year, we’ve still got all your old favourites, like live character shows, fairgrounds, Splash Waterworld, sports coaching sessions, arts and crafts, and much more.