“On the named day of the 175th year, the Chine of Blackgang will once again grant riches beyond any persons wildest dreams! The cliffs will turn to gold and the oceans will bear sapphires.”

Follow our mismatched duo soaring through time on a magical mission to get to the Blackgang Chine and Robin Hill events on time!


  • Spirit Of The Orient, Robin Hill -
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    10th – 15th February 2018

    Meet the characters at a very special appearance at our sister park, Robin Hill, Isle of Wight

    Park Open: 6pm- 10pm

    Step into a fusion of sound, vibrant colours, illuminations, artist sculptures, and flavours at electric woods, Spirit of the Orient. Join the Chinese New Year celebrations with ambient entertainment, interactive lantern parades and traditional lion dancing, all in the beautiful setting of our ancient woodland and gardens.
    New characters: Spirit of the Orient is your first chance to meet Blackgang Chine’s new Time Travelling characters! They will be needing your help to find crystals which will power their ship and get them back to Blackgang in time for the 175th Birthday Celebrations!
  • Easter Eggsplorers -
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    3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th April 2018

    Parks Open: 10am – 5pm

    Become an explorer and see the park through new eyes. Join in the quest around Blackgang Chine to discover untold mysteries, every Tuesday and Wednesday during the Easter holidays. Dust off your magnifying glasses and find critters in the sand in our fun Explorer Digs activity. Don’t miss your chance to meet our very special new characters who have joined the park for our 175th Birthday. Plus, Lady Penelope and Rafus will be on hand to celebrate our new Dodo Valley with brand new net bridges…put the spring in your step this Easter!
    New Characters: Every customer who comes into Blackgang Chine is an explorer & they must help the travellers find another crystal to move them on (around the world in 80 days).
  • Dino Break-Out -
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    5th – 7th May 2018

    Parks Open: 10am – 5pm

    Expect mischief and mayhem as our baby T-Rexs will be let loose and roaming the park! Get involved in our Dino Digs and see what you can discover, take your place at Darwin’s Table and make something to take home. Plus, have a real Dinosaur Encounter and meet all our baby Dinosaurs in their very own show.
    New Characters: The time travellers have gone back in time to the age when dinosaurs walked the earth. Shocked at the age they have landed they must continue their journey to find more fuel in the form of a crystal.
  • Whitsun - Wild West Week -
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    26th May – 3rd June 2018

    Parks Open: 10am – 6pm

    Yeeeehaaaw! Our Wild West Week returns once again this May Half-Term. Whether you’re an outlaw on the run or a wannabe sheriff trying to keep the town safe, we have something for everyone! Immerse yourself in our theatrical live-action Cowboy Show - which returns more action-packed than ever - take part in our Outlaw Takeover, learn to line dance and meet our Wild West Dodos. Plus, the rodeo is coming to town with our bucking bronco… how long can you hold on for?! So dust off your Cowboy hats, don your bandana and head to Cowboy Town for the ultimate shootout… Just don’t get caught in the crossfire!
    New characters: Wild West Week! The team have travelled forward in time and arrive in the middle of a hoedown. The ship has crash landed on pirate cove searching for another crystal.
  • Blackgang's Big Birthday Bash! -
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    Every Monday and Wednesday 23rd July to 29th August 2018

    Parks Open: 10am – 9.30pm

    You’re invited to the ultimate party to celebrate our 175th birthday every Monday and Wednesday throughout the Summer Holidays! Immerse yourself in our theatrical live-action Cowboy Show, be enchanted by our magical Fairies and listen to Cedric’s adventures in our Dragon Tales. Plus DJ Omar will be in Pirate Cove to provide the soundtrack to the biggest party this summer, before finishing your evening with our famous fireworks.
    New Characters: At Blackgang the travellers will arrive for the big birthday party on a Monday & Wednesday! They have found the ultimate crystal stash which results in the fireworks being set off as they shoot off to another destination.