UK Theme Park Awards 2024

For the fifth year, the public will be able to vote for their favourite UK theme parks in these prestigious national awards.

The awards are organised by, an independent consumer guide to UK theme parks. In 2024, the awards are presented in association with

There are 22 exciting categories this year, including Theme Park of the Year, Best Customer Service and Best Value. New categories include Best Ride Storytelling, Best Accessibility Initiative and Best Sustainability Initiative.

In advance of the public vote later this year, a shortlist will be compiled using public nominations and with the help of a panel of expert judges.

Major contenders for the awards are likely to include Alton Towers and Drayton Manor in Staffordshire, Blackpool Pleasure Beach in Lancashire, Thorpe Park and Chessington World of Adventures in Surrey, LEGOLAND Windsor in Berkshire and Paultons Park in Hampshire.

The other UK theme parks hoping to receive multiple nominations include Adventure Island in Essex, Blackgang Chine on the Isle of Wight, Crealy in Devon, Dreamland in Kent, Drusillas Park in Sussex, Fantasy Island in Lincolnshire, Flamingo Land and Lightwater Valley in Yorkshire, Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach, Pettitts and ROARR! in Norfolk, Oakwood Theme Park in Pembrokeshire, Pleasurewood Hills in Suffolk, Sundown Adventureland in Nottinghamshire, Twinlakes in Leicestershire, Wicksteed Park in Northamptonshire and the various Gulliver's Theme Parks.

There is also an award for Content Creator of the Year, in recognition of the high quality user-generated content via blogs and platforms such as YouTube, Instagram and TikTok.