may bank holiday

Looking for things to do over May Bank Holiday? Make the most of your long weekend from 5th-7th of May 2018 with a May Bank Holiday day out to Drayton Manor Park, where a whole host of fun family memories awaits.

Spring into action with our amazing value 4 for £80 ticket which can be made up of any age combination, saving you up to £156 when booking in advance! 

Whether you’re a thrill seeker or prefer something a bit tamer, there’s something for everyone.

Over 100 rides and attractions!

Enjoy nail-biting thrill rides from our jaw-dropping 54 metre drop tower, Apocalypse, to Europe’s first stand up roller coaster, Shockwave!  If your palms are sweating just reading this then don’t worry, there are plenty of family rides to enjoy - from The Bounty Pirate Ship to classic favourites such as the Carousel, and many more.

Thomas Land

Thomas Land is the perfect family-friendly day out this May Bank Holiday. Enjoy over 25 rides and attractions where you and your little engine can meet Thomas and his friends. Climb aboard Bertie Bus, set sail with Captain’s Sea Adventure or soar up high on James and the Red Balloon, new to Thomas Land since 2017. Don’t forget to sing and dance along to our live shows with the Fat Controller and his fungineers too!

Drayton Manor Zoo

Meet animals from all around the globe with over 100 species in our 15-acre Zoo, the perfect opportunity to take a break from the action of the park. If that wasn’t enough you can enjoy animal talks with our Red Pandas, Tigers, and Spider Monkeys - plus many more.

Don’t miss out on our advance booking prices for your jam-packed day out this May Bank Holiday.

May Bank Holiday Prices



Pre-book your tickets online or through our call centre

p to midnight the day before your visit)

On the day

Aged 12-59



Aged 4-11 



Aged 60+

£20 £29

Aged 2-3



Under 2's



4 for £80 £80 N/A

Disabled/Carer (each)*



Expectant Mother*

£20 £29
*Only available to book via our sales team, please call on 01827 287979. Price per person. Phone lines are open 9am-5pm Monday-Sunday excluding Wednesdays when we are open 9:45am-5pm. 

Rain Rain, Go Away….

Here at Drayton Manor, we won’t let the rain put a dampener on your day. If you experience continuous rain for 2 or more hours between the hours of 10am – 5pm, you can return to the park free of charge in either June or September 2018. Click here for more information. 

May Bank Holiday Weekend Break

Don’t want the fun to end? Enjoy a May Bank Holiday Weekend Break from the 5th-7th May. Save up to 20% on a Stay & Play package including an overnight stay, complimentary breakfast and park tickets from just £185.60* for a family of 4, that’s just £46.40 per person!

Don’t miss out on this great value getaway and book now.


 Terms and conditions 

*Prices based on a 2 adults and 2 children aged 5 sharing a standard family room on 5th May