Obituary: Audrey Rhodes, founder of Sundown Adventureland

It is with deepest sadness that Sundown Adventureland today announces the passing of its founder and visionary Audrey Rhodes, 92, who died in the early hours of Wednesday morning 24th March 2021. Audrey put her life and soul into Sundown Adventureland, a business she started with her husband in 1968 from her back garden, and […]

Meet Honey and Sunny at Sundown Adventureland this Mother's Day

Sorry – We broke the internet

But thankfully it’s now mended. We just wanted to give you a massive, huge and heartfelt apology for it being so difficult for many of you to buy tickets for our Christmas event that we released on Tuesday last week. It’s no excuse, but our computer servers were totally overwhelmed with the volume of traffic […]

Travellers Choice best of the best 2020 Sundown Adventureland

Best Amusement Park in the UK Ranking for Sundown

Three years ago, we were both excited and delighted to be voted as the sixth-best amusement park in the whole of the United Kingdom. It was a massive boost for the whole team and it genuinely spurred us on to do even better and listen to feedback to make a day at Sundown Adventureland even […]

50 years of Sundown - here's 1989

Has Humpty had his eyebrows done?

At Sundown, with 50 years of history behind us, as you can imagine, we get an awful lot of letters from people about their memories of their time with us through the ages. They share the various stages of their lives, growing up as kids, and then returning many years later with their own kids. […]

We're good to go!

We’re good to go!

We’re delighted to announce that we have been awarded the coveted Visit England ‘Good to Go’ standard. This industry standard and supporting mark proves that we can demonstrate we are adhering to all of the Government and public health guidance. It shows that we have completed a COVID-19 risk assessment and implemented all of the […]

Sundown Adventureland reviews Thankyou

Thank you – This is what you said

And a few small changes to how we’re operating at the gate for Fun Pass Holders Just a bit of an update for all of our regular guests and one that is specific to our Fun pass Holders. 1. Changes to how we operate for Fun pass Holders

Wild Ostrich Ride opening day 2

How do we create a theme park ride for kids?

We often get asked ‘How do you buy or create a theme park ride at Sundown Adventureland?’ Well, let me tell you first of all it’s the most fun things to do in the world! But it’s not as simple as nipping to the shops and grabbing one of the shelf (Even if we were […]

Lockdown is more fun with Sundown Adventureland

Happy Monday….back to home schooling 😊

Home schooling can be as much of a challenge for parents as well as for the children. So we want to make your life a little easier and more fun. Why not have a look on our website for some extra help or ideas. We have loads of activity packs for foundation, Key stage one […]

Lollipoppet Castle across the picnic lawn in the sun at Sundown Adventureland

Hello Sundowners!

We have missed you all visiting the park and seeing all your happy faces around the park. Hopefully, you all had fun at home with your family and had fun playing in your gardens in all the beautiful sunshine. We have also shared some fun activities to help pass the time on Facebook so if […]

Sundown Adventureland Easter Egg Blog Post

Easter Egg Hunt Competition

As we’re closed for a little while, we thought we’d have some locked down Easter Fun anyway. We’ve hidden six Easter Eggs around the rides on the website and all you have to do is find them and tell us where they are. Enter via Facebook and one lucky winner will receive a VIP family […]