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Overall Winners in the Primary Times Reader Star Awards 2019!

Posted by on November 15th 2019 in Awards

Overall Winners in the Primary Times Reader Star Awards 2019!

We're delighted to announce that we've been crowned Overall Winners for 2019 in the Primary Times Reader Star Awards, voted for by parents of children aged 4 – 11 years old in the county! Readers voted for Crealy as their favourite attraction for providing the best overall day out experience. 

We’ve also taken home the top spot in many other categories this year such as the Family Attraction Award for the ninth year in a row, based on a full day out for the whole family, and the Best Value for...

Five Nights of Lights: Christmas 2019 in Exeter

Posted by on November 11th 2019 in Theme Park

Five Nights of Lights: Christmas 2019 in Exeter

This year Exeter will celebrate the start of the Christmas season with a special five-day event series, Five Nights of Lights. Taking place across the city from 13-17 November, the festive event will see the Christmas lights go live in all quarters of the city, along with street entertainment, live music and one-off events. 

The new format community events will have Exeter’s residents and visitors at their heart, celebrating the city’s heritage, culture, its vibrant businesses and putting the city at centre stage.  Funded by InExeter, the city’s business improvement district, both Five Nights of Lights and an ongoing programme of entertainment,...

Spookfest 2019 | What's new this year?

Posted by on August 27th 2019 in Theme Park

Spookfest 2019 | What's new this year?
Halloween events in Devon - Crealy SpookFest Our Witches of the Wilderness have cast a spooky spell over the Theme Park and unearthed some new attractions for you to enjoy as part of Crealy Spookfest. 

New attractions for 2019 include the Witches of the Wilderness, The Halloween Glow Show and The Jester’s 3D Fun Maze. Keep reading for more information about what’s lurking at our Spookfest…

Witches of the Wilderness 

Can you find our resident Witches? They’ve come out to tell their funny stories and cast their wicked spells. Follow the trail and be nice to the ones you meet, they might just give you a Halloween...

Hydro High Dive Show | Dorset Echo

Posted by on August 20th 2019 in Theme Park

Hydro High Dive Show | Dorset Echo

Crealy isn't just for those in Devon or who live locally. Here's what our friends across the county border said about our summer Hydro High Dive Show! 

By Martin Lea - Dorset Echo 

Looking for something new to do with the kids this summer? 

While Dorset has many superb attractions for families, there's a splashing new sight over the border in Devon which is worth seeing during the holidays. 

You may have heard of Crealy Theme Park & Resort on the A3052 near Exeter. 

While there is many things to do there (more than 60 rides and attractions plus indoor play areas) the...

The Biggest Christmas Event in the South West is back!

Posted by on August 19th 2019 in Theme Park

The Biggest Christmas Event in the South West is back!

Returning for another year, the Crealy Christmas Spectacular is set to be bigger and better than ever before with an all new Ice Show and the return of your absolute favourite festive attractions! 

Running on selected dates throughout November and Decemember right up until Christmas Eve, tickets to the Crealy Christmas Spectacular must be purchased in advance. Make sure you don't miss out on the South West's Biggest Christmas Event as once tickets are gone, they're gone! 

Book your Christmas Spectacular tickets 

Attractions this year include: 

An ALL NEW Christmas on Ice: The Snow Globe Adventure 

Embark on a magical journey across the globe...

National Rollercoaster Day | Our Top 7 Rides

Posted by on August 16th 2019 in Theme Park

National Rollercoaster Day | Our Top 7 Rides

With it being National Rollercoaster Day yesterday, we want to celebrate all the wonderful rides that we have here at Crealy for the whole family to enjoy! 

With the most rides in Devon, we've rattled the list down to seven of our favourites. Why seven you ask? This Summer we are offering seven days entry for the price of one because one day is just never enough! This way, we can guarantee that you get a chance to enjoy all of our rides and attractions, over and over again! 

So, drum roll please... here are seven of our favourites: 

1. Maximus 

Maximus is one of our classic coasters and...

Crealy ranked in the Top 10 UK Theme Parks

Posted by on August 5th 2019 in Awards

Crealy ranked in the Top 10 UK Theme Parks

News just in! Tripadvisor has recently named the Top 10 Theme Parks in the UK and we are so happy to have been ranked 7thfor 2019! This news has been featured in major news outlets across the country including the The Irish Sun and Scottish Sun Online. 

The Top 10 were based on the number of TripAdvisor reviews and ratings given to the theme park and resort in the last year. 

We want to say a massive thank you to everyone who took the time to leave a review of Crealy Theme Park & Resort on TripAdvisor. 

We’re also delighted to have been...

Meet the Hydro High Dive team!

Posted by on July 31st 2019 in Theme Park

Meet the Hydro High Dive team!

It’s finally here! The Hydro High Dive Show is back for the Summer so prepare to be amazed as the Crealy Brigade set themselves on fire and dive from heights of over 25 metres into the pool below. 

Of course, the show would be nothing without the world-class High Divers that take all the risks to put on this jaw-dropping show for us.  And of course, the entertainment host! 

The divers have come from all across the globe with Brown Entertainment to be with us this and are considered some of the best show divers in the world! Yes you heard it,...

Five reasons why you need to see the Hydro High Dive this Summer

Posted by on July 12th 2019 in Theme Park

Five reasons why you need to see the Hydro High Dive this Summer

We can’t wait to welcome back the Hydro High Dive for another year and here are five reasons why this aerial stunt show should be at the top of your to-do list this Summer. 

Dizzying heights 

The high dive will see stunt artists from all over the world plunge themselves from a 80ft podium into the pool below.  That’s nearly as tall as two houses! 

Fireman theme

With a fireman theme this year, things are going to be heating up as the Crealy Brigade tackle fires, ignite in flames and perform synchronised and comedy dives into the pool below.  

Get up close 

With seating for up to...