Term Time Weekend Breaks


All resorts, selected breaks from March - OctoberWhy wait for the school holidays to get away and have a fun-filled break together when you can treat your family to a short weekend away during term time? We’ve got great weekend breaks that’ll refresh, re-charge and re-energise you and your family for the school and work week ahead.

Weekend Breaks

Weekend Breaks

Our term time weekend breaks are perfect for recharging and unwinding from a busy working week. Enjoy a whole host of incredible live entertainment, try new and exciting sports and activities or even treat yourself to a pamper at the spa!

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We also offer four night term time midweek breaks so you can escape to the seaside during term time when it best suits you.

Take advantage of our fantastic value for money offer, 30% off Dining on selected 2018 Term Time breaks.
If you fancy a term time weekend getaway, take a look at our sample guide for a taster of what to expect.
If you can't squeeze in a weekend seaside break, try our four night midweek breaks so you can escape to the seaside during term time when it best suits you.


Our term time weekend breaks are packed full of live entertainment that the whole family will love. From character shows to musical evening entertainment, your break is sure to be filled with giggles, dancing and lots of cheering!

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Cinderella Rocks
New for 2018 See our brand new pantomime for 2018 Cinderella Rocks, as it brings the delightful story of Cinderella to life with a fun, rock twist!
Mr. Potato Head™
New for 2018 Put on a happy face and join Mr. Potato Head on our term time breaks as he takes to the Butlin's stage for the very first time.
Returning to Butlin's for 2018, join Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po in a brand new live mini show plus ‘Teletubbies Big Party' show.
Returning to Butlin's for 2018 with new shows, catch the famous characters Mr Tickle, Little Miss Sunshine and Mr Bump, plus new characters for 2018 Little Miss Naughty and Mr Grumpy!
Returning to Butlin's for 2018, join Danger Mouse and his trusty sidekick Penfold for a matinée show as they perform live on stage at Butlin’s!
Our colourful gang of characters return with two brand new shows for 2018; Orb of Ra and Skyline Bubbles. It's A Pirates Adventure, Dance With Us and Circus Skills activity are back by popular demand.
Butlin's lovable bears Billy & Bonnie are back in their show The Wizard, plus see them in their Wake Up Workout and Storytime.
Animal Antics
Join us for an exciting new evening show involving creepy crawlies, animals and all sorts of fun and laugher!
Settle down with your headphones and a bucket of popcorn in front of our amazing big screen for a movie experience like no other with Butlin's Silent Cinema.
Head over to Puppet Castle for our brilliant traditional string puppet shows that will have the whole family totally mesmerised! New shows at every resort for 2018.
Rocket Man
For 50 years Elton John has been entertaining the world with his amazing catalogue of music. Charting his success, you'll hear some of the global superstar's biggest hits in this new musical show. All breaks except Just For Tots.
Beat Street
Hitting the street with a boom and a bang! From the bustle of the day to the rhythm of the night, Beat street is brought to life by our cast of singers, dancers, percussionists and musicians.
Join us or a fantastic show celebrating the music of X Factor winners Little Mix. Featuring all their greatest hits including Wings, DNA and Move, it's a show the whole family will love!
Rat Pack
Time to kick back and enjoy some legendary swing sound from Las Vegas, with comedy, audience interaction and classics such as "New York New York" and "My Way". On selected breaks.
Sports & Activities

Sports & Activities

Being away from home is all about trying new things. Get creative, get active and enjoy making new friends by joining in one of our many sports or activities sessions. With special clubs designed with particular ages in mind there is surely something for everyone.

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In the mood for a kickabout? Fancy some time to practice those skills? Our Fun Football sessions are split into three age groups so your children can get the most out of their time on the pitch
Step on, lean forward and off you go with these latest self balancing high-tech vehicles. Suitable for 8 years plus. Extra charge of £8pp. Bookable.
You can't go to the seaside without visiting the fairground. That's why every resort has a Traditional Fairground designed especially with families in mind.
Our Tots Fairground has been created especially with under 5s in mind. It's the perfect place to introduce them to the fun of the fair. 
Drum Workshop 9-12 years
Designed for ages 9-12 years, this interactive drum workshop will have your children using some funky junk and clever sounds to create some popular songs! Bookable on resort.
Magic Workshop
New for 2017, this workshop for 9+ will give you all the skills needed to get started in the magic world!
A swimming pool like no other; Butlin's famous Splash Waterworld is a treat for the whole family. Enjoy the thrill-seeking fast flumes or while the time away around the lazy river.
If you’re feeling creative then come along to one of these sessions where you’ll choose a piece of pottery to decorate.
Specifically designed for those aged 5 years and over, our Arts & Crafts 5-8 sessions enable your little ones to let their creativity out!
Watch your children make a masterpiece in our specially designed Arts & Crafts sessions for children aged 9 to 12. You can join in too!
Circus Skills 5-8 years
Designed for children aged 5-8. Join the Skyline Gang circus workshop where you can learn and play parachute games, plate spinning and lots more! Bookable on resort.
Circus School 9-12 years
Created especially for 9-12 year olds, our Circus School will see your children learning devil sticks, poi and more! Bookable on resort.
Fancy some friendly competition? Go head to head with your family in a game or two of Ten Pin Bowling. It's the perfect way to spend time together!
New for 2018, Butlin's have teamed up with global football brand Mitre, to bring your children an exclusive Mitre Football Academy for 5-7 years and 8-12 years.