May Half Term Breaks 2018

With summer around the corner, a bank holiday, and a week off school – we don't need to give you any more excuses to get away for a few perfect days with your family at May Half Term 2018.
All resorts 25 May – 3 June 2018

May Half Term Breaks 2018

May Half Term Breaks 2018

We'd like nothing more than to welcome your family for a 2018 May Half Term break.

Our May Half Term breaks run from Friday 25 May - Sunday 3 June 2018 across our three seaside resorts. Butlin's also offer some brilliant options for May Bank Holidays too, so you'll never miss out!

With the weather getting warmer, May is the perfect time to get away with the family so start planning your May Half Term break now. With a talent-packed programme that’s bursting with spectacular shows and barrels of belly laughs, we'll make sure the whole family return home beaming from ear to ear!

Want to know the best bits? (yes, there's more!) Many of our amazing entertainment and activities are included in the price – just another way of showing you that our true intent is all for your delight.

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Please note: More announcements coming soon for May Half Term 2018 - watch this space!

Treat your family to a weekend break this May Half Term. Click on our sample guide for a taster of what to expect.
If you fancy a midweek getaway then our 4 night May Half Term breaks are perfect for you. Find out what to expect in our sample guide.
Entertainment

Entertainment

Play all day on May Half Term, go on the Fairground again and again or why not go swimming in Splash Waterworld everyday. You'll enjoy a great break away with all the family for a great value for money.

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Dick and Dom
Brand new show for 2018 from Dick and Dom.
Andy and the Odd Socks
Exclusive to May Half Term midweek breaks. We're so excited to welcome Andy Day's brand new band to our resorts for 2018 with a crazy and wonderful show!
You can catch a few of the most famous characters Mr Tickle, Little Miss Sunshine and Mr Bump live on stage, plus two new characters for 2018!
Teletubbies™
Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po are back at Butlin's with a brand new live mini show for 2018.
Returning to the Butlin's stage for 2018, join Danger Mouse and his trusty sidekick Penfold as they perform live!
Cinderella Rocks
Be the first to see our brand new pantomime for 2018. Cinderella Rocks brings the delightful story of Cinderella to life, with a fun twist!
Our Science Zones will have some exciting brand new activities for 2018.
Beat Street
Hitting the street with a boom and a bang! Beat Street is brought to life by our cast of singers, dancers, percussionists and musicians. From the stomp of your feet to the crash of a bin, from the bustle of the day to the rhythm of the night.
Join Butlin's lovable bears Billy & Bonnie in a brand new show The Wizard, plus their Wake Up Workout and Storytime.
Our colourful gang of characters are back with a brand new show for 2018
The Skyline Pavilion will be transformed into a real cinema experience so grab your headphones, buckets of popcorn, and get cosy.
Wrestling
If your children can't get enough of wrestling, they'll love seeing some authentic wrestlers performing live. The atmosphere is so electric it'll have the whole family cheering!
Puppet Castle
There have been over ten years of laughter and entertainment with our puppet shows and we have a fantastic line-up of brand new shows for you to enjoy. It's pure puppet perfection!
Help our explorer find his way back to base camp and away from the jungle critters and creepy crawlies! At Minehead and Skegness only.
Sports & Activities

Sports & Activities

From activities clubs designed to allow your children independence and the opportunity to make new friends, to learning new skills or even getting better at the ones they already have. There's so much to do at Butlins you'll never be bored. At Butlins we want to keep the whole family happy. With sports and activities to suit a whole host of interests there's surely something for everyone.

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Magic Workshop
Our brand Magic Workshop for ages 9+ will give your children all the skills they need to get started in the magic world!
On school holidays and weekend breaks, Splash Waterworld is open later for a Splash Pool Party full of music and fun! Plus daytime swimming at Splash.
Every resort has a Traditional Fairground for you and the whole family to enjoy. With a traditional Carousel, Chair-o-plane, Helter Skelter, Dodgems and much much more.
From Drum Workshops, Circus Skills to Arts & Crafts and Go Karts, we've got loads of things to do for all ages.
Circus Skills 5+
Book ahead and join the Skyline Gang circus workshop where you can learn and play parachute games, plate spinning and lots more.
Circus School 9-12 years
All part of the price. It's time to join the Circus! New for 2016 and especially for those aged 9-12, Circus School will see your children learning devil sticks, poi and more! Bookable on resort.
Put your mini golfers to the test and have a round of golf with the family on our adventure golf course, for just £2.50 per person.
If you’re feeling creative then come along to one of these sessions where you’ll choose a piece of pottery to decorate.
These Arts & Crafts sessions are the perfect way for your little ones to let their creativity loose and make anything their minds imagine. Designed for those aged 5 to 8 years.
For children aged 9-12, these specially designed Arts & Crafts sessions encourage your children's artistic side so they can make a masterpiece!