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Daytime entertainment at Blue Dolphin

Activities, games and giggles galore

Kids love our daytime entertainment - from fantastic shows, interactive story experiences to hands-on activities where they can get involved with paint, glitter and even crazy science experiments.
Daytime entertainment at Haven

Join in the fun

We’ve got loads of activities to help your kids enjoy their holiday, from rise and shine with the Seaside Squad to Pop Up Puppet Theatre Co, Make a Mess and much, much more. Laugh, sing, dance and play – there’s something to entertain everyone!

Meet the Seaside Squad

Haven really wouldn’t be the same without the Seaside Squad. I'm sure you'll agree, they really make a holiday special for your little ones - whether they’re reading stories, involved in another exciting adventure or just making your photo memories special. Don't be shy, come over and introduce yourselves to them.

    Anxious

    Anxious the Elephant

    “Sometimes I feel a little shy - but I always know my singing and dancing can really cheer people up! So I like to be around to help my friends have the most fun they possibly can...”

    Join Anxious to celebrate her birthday over a four night midweek break: Monday 24 September - Friday 28 September 2018

    Bradley

    Bradley Bear

    “It’s my job to make sure the rest of the gang behaves themselves. And I love to have fun and entertain (especially at picnics!), too. Don’t tell the others but... I reckon I’m a hero bear and born to save the day!”

    Join Bradley to celebrate his birthday over a 4 night midweek break: Monday 8 October - Friday 12 October 2018

    Greedy

    Greedy the Gorilla

    “I might be a wee bit clumsy - but I’m bonkers about bananas and love to tell stories and play practical jokes with my pals! And did you know that I’m from bonny Scotland?”

    Join Greedy to celebrate his birthday over a 4 night midweek break: Monday 4 June - Friday 8 June 2018

    Ned

    Ned

    “Get ready to rumble! I’m definitely the most fun-loving prankster in the gang. Some call me ‘naughty’ but I’m really all about enjoying the magical mayhem we like to get up to here...”

    Join Ned to celebrate his birthday over a 4 night midweek break: Monday 19 March - Friday 23 March 2018

    Polly

    Polly

    “I’m everyone’s best friend. And I like to be the organiser of the gang too - keeping an eye on Greedy and Ned. But I’m not too bossy (honest!). And you’ll often find me in the kitchen, cooking up some tasty treats...”

    Join Polly to celebrate her birthday over a 4 night midweek break: Monday 25 June - Friday 29 June 2018

    Rory

    Rory the Tiger

    “I’m the big guy that’s always (well nearly always) in charge. Of course, I’m a bit of a prankster and very cheeky but I love my friends - and always keen to make new ones!”

    Join Rory to celebrate his birthday over a 4 night midweek break: Monday 30 April - Friday 4 May 2018

    Morning

      New for 2018

      We're always adding new shows to make our holidays better than ever, year after year. It's always nice to know what's going on in the coming year, so here's what we're bringing out in 2018.

      Things you should know:

      • Rory's Singalong
      • Greedy's Tin-pot Band
      • Inquizative
      • Pop-up Live

      Experimental

      Experimental

      Join our mad professor for this free, fun-packed, interactive event and find out just how exciting science can be! You’ll get to see some incredible experiments performed live on stage before you get the chance to be a scientist too, and have a go at some crazy science of your own! This show is perfect for over 5s and children must watch with a grown-up.

      Things you should know:

      • Age: 5 yrs +
      • Cost: Free
      • Duration: Varies by park
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: Runs all season

      FunStar Boot Camp

      FunStar Boot Camp

      Have your kids ever wanted to be one of our brilliant FunStars? Well now’s their chance – they’ll join them and find out how to be one of the team with FunStar boot camp! The FunStars will put the kids through their paces and show them everything they’ll need to know, from how to photo bomb to the FunStar salute and even their signature dance! And if you’re good enough, you might even get to join them on stage!

      Things you should know

      • Age: 5+ years
      • Cost: Free
      • Duration: Varies by park
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: Runs all season

      Greedy's Get Up

      Greedy's Get Up

      Greedy the gorilla loves to reuse and recycle, and with this fun activity he's setting you all the challenge of making a costume out of recycled materials! Bring along anything you think might be useful or delve into Greedy's own pile of materials before unleashing your creative side and making the best costume imaginable!

      Things you should know:

      • Age: 5+ years
      • Cost: Free
      • Duration: Varies by park
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: Runs all season

      Once Upon a Time

      Once Upon a Time

      Join in the fun as classic fairytales are brought to life with this interactive storytelling activity. Our costumed narrator will tell the tale of some of your favourite stories in a way you’ve never experienced before, but they’ll need your help to fill in some missing parts and act out some of the most exciting scenes!

      Things you should know:

      • Age: All ages
      • Cost: Free
      • Duration: Varies
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: All season

      Anxious' Sensory Morning

      Anxious' Sensory Morning

      Join Anxious the elephant for some exciting fun and games to delight the senses! In this activity, Anxious will help your kids explore their five senses; hearing, smell, sight, touch and taste. It's a great way to help your little ones develop, and the best thing is they'll have loads of fun doing it!

      Things you should know:

      • Age: 0-4 years
      • Cost: Free
      • Duration: Varies by park
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: Runs all season

      Little Big Star

      Little Big Star

      Give your kids the chance to step into the spotlight and show the world what they've got with our very own talent show! It doesn't matter whether they sing, dance, tell funny jokes or have some other brilliant claim to fame, Little Big Star is the chance for them to shine, and the best thing is the whole family can get involved so there's nothing to stop everyone from having a go too!

      Things you should know:

      • Age: 5+ years
      • Cost: Free
      • Duration: Varies by park
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: Runs all season

      Make a Mess

      Make a Mess

      Every kid likes to make a bit of a mess now and then. This activity lets them cause a little chaos without getting in any trouble! We’ve got loads of paint, tubes of glue, glitter and coloured paper to make use of as they unleash their creativity and get messy in the process!

      Things you should know:

      • Age: All ages
      • Cost: Free
      • Duration: Varies by park
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: Runs all season

      Musikids

      Musikids (auditions)

      Kids will love the chance to warm up their vocal chords and sing along to their favourite songs from Frozen, the Lion King, Bugsy Malone and Matilda! The daytime sessions give them the opportunity to practice their singing before they take to the stage in the evening to perform like a star!

      Things you should know:

      • Age: 5+ years
      • Cost: Free
      • Duration: Varies by park
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: Runs all season

      Pop Up Puppet Theatre Co

      Pop Up Puppet Theatre Co

      Puppet shows are a wonderful seaside tradition, and one we're happy to carry on at our parks. Get the whole family together for a lot of fun and laughter with the Pop Up Puppets featuring the Seaside Squad!

      Things you should know:

      • Age: All ages
      • Cost: Free
      • Duration: Varies by park
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: Runs all season

      Rise and Shine with the Seaside Squad

      Rise and Shine with the Seaside Squad

      Getting the kids out of bed and making sure they get some breakfast in them before they race off to enjoy the fun of our park isn't always the easiest thing to do. Fortunately the Seaside Squad are around to help! Join them in one of our restaurants or bars for a lovely start to your day with great food for all the family to enjoy and plenty of smiles in anticipation of the excitement to come. There is a charge for the food which can differ for each park.

      Things you should know:

      • Age: All ages
      • Cost: Varies by park
      • Duration: Varies by park
      • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
      • Availability: Runs all season

      Especially for the summer

      Especially for summer we have an exciting line up of shows and entertainment that will keep the whole family smiling all holiday long.

        Aladdin the pantomime at Haven

        Aladdin Goes Pop!

        Join us for this magical new pantomime! Aladdin Goes Pop! is full of fun, excitement and memorable characters – and as with every panto, audience participation is encouraged, so make sure you cheer for the heroes and boo as loudly as you can when the villain’s on stage! Young or old, the whole family is sure to love this wonderful show!

        Things you should know:

        • Age: All ages
        • Cost: Free
        • Duration: Varies. Show times vary by park and can be afternoon or evening
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult

        Seaside Slam Wrestling

        Seaside Slam Wrestling

        Take your seats and prepare for a spectacular wrestling performance as our competitors enter the ring and get ready to settle their grudges the only way they know how – with an incredible match of strength and excitement! Get involved and make sure you cheer on your favourite wrestler as they put on their best moves in the hopes of being the last man standing!

        Things you should know:

        • Age: All ages
        • Cost: Free
        • Duration: Varies by park
        • Restrictions: Children must be accompanied by an adult
        • Availability: During summer school holidays on selected dates

        Please note

        Children must be accompanied during these events and activities, with a parent or guardian present at all times.