May Half Term

Enjoy time with the whole family this May Half Term from Saturday 26th May to Sunday 3rd June as we celebrate ‘Love Your Zoo’ week with a whole host of different May Half Term activities.

Don’t forget that you can take advantage of our amazing value 4 for £80 ticket when booking in advance. This ticket can be made of any age combination, making it just £20 per person!

We hope you’re RAWR-ing to go as we have plenty of May Half Term activities to look forward to down in the Zoo.

  • Explore and learn about over 100 species as you complete our Love Your Zoo trail for the chance to win an animal encounter experience. 
  • Find our Conservation Cart in the Park and Zoo to discover the weird and wonderful world of the animal kingdom and hear about the conservation work we do as well as the animal charities we raise money for. 
  • Can you leap as high as a Tiger or flap faster than a Humming Bird? Put yourself to the test at our Love Your Zoo Central stand.
  • Enjoy a walking tour around the Zoo with our friendly mascot, Rory the Lion
  • Plus much more

If that wasn’t enough, we have over 100 rides and attractions in the park, leaving you with plenty of things to do this May Half Term.  Over 25 of these are in Thomas Land. Here your little engine can enjoy favourites such as Flynn’s Fire Rescue, Rockin’ Bulstrode, Cranky Crane and brand new in 2017, James and the Red Balloon. 

If you’re a thrill seeker, we’ve got you covered with Europe’s first stand up coaster, Shockwave. For those of you looking for a family favourite there’s ‘The Bounty Pirate Ship’ and many more.

Don’t delay and book now to take advantage of huge savings.

May Half Term 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 8:30am - 6:00pm Monday-Friday and 9:00am - 5:00pm on Saturday and Sunday.


We know that there is plenty to get up to when you visit Drayton Manor Park, so if you don't think you can fit it all into one day, why not take advantage of our '2 Day ticket' meaning you can double the fun for a fraction of the cost. Click here to learn more and read all terms and conditions. 

May Half Term Breaks

Already got your park tickets, why not add on an overnight stay in our 4 star hotel?

Enjoy a short break during May Half Term with our great value B&B rates, with prices from just £104.00 for a family 4*, that's just £26.00* per person for an overnight stay and complimentary breakfast. Please note that this does not include park tickets. If you're looking for a package to include park tickets, take a look at our Stay & Play rates when you click the booking button below.  

Terms and conditions

*Price based on 2 Adults 2 Children aged 5 on 31st May