Wednesday 31 October 2018 18:00 - 23:00 to 18:00 - 23:00
Saturday 13th - Wednesday 31st October, 18:00 - 23:00
7 mazes, 7 nights. The award winning event is back for 2018.
Another year on, and another maze added to our collection: 7 scare mazes – 7 nights of fear. Will you make it out of Screamland?
Every October, Dreamland mutates into Screamland. This after dark event is the biggest and best scare festival in Kent. Get your tickets now to experience the darker side of Dreamland and be immersed in a frightening world of interactive scare mazes and sideshows to thrill and haunt the darkest soul. Your Screamland ticket includes access to all 7 scare mazes plus unlimited use of the rides.
Spaces are limited, so book your tickets now to enjoy all the fun of the scare this October!
IMPORTANT ADMISSION INFORMATION
The Screamland event runs for 7 nights between 13th and 31st October 2018. The dates are 13th (preview night) 19th, 20th, 25th, 26th, 27th and 31st October. Screamland opens each night at 6pm and closes at 11pm. There will be no entry granted to the event after 9pm. There will be no re-admission once you leave the event. You are not guaranteed to get through all of the mazes, therefore we advise you to get to Screamland as early as possible to give you the best chance to experience the full event.
If you have booked in advance online, please ensure you have your barcoded tickets ready upon arrival for scanning.
If you have not received your barcoded tickets, firstly check your junk inbox, and if you still cannot find your tickets please contact See Tickets directly.
Screamland is a scary event. We operate a zero-tolerance policy to physical or verbal abuse of our actors, staff or guests. Any guests seen to not adhere to this policy will be ejected from the park without refund.
Masks are not permitted inside any of our scare mazes or attractions.
Hand-held items such as fake knives, swords or guns will not be permitted at Screamland.
Alcohol will not be permtted into Dreamland Margate.
Full security and bag checks will be in progress during the event.
Please follow all directions/instructions from our staff, actors and the security teams.
The recommended age for all Screamland mazes is 12+. Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18 years old.
No food and drink will be permitted into Screamland.
No photography, filming or live streaming is permitted inside our scare mazes.
No smoking is permitted inside the attraction or within the queue lines.
Large bags are not permitted within the scare mazes.
WHAT DO I GET WITH MY SCREAMLAND TICKET?
Screamland tickets include the following:
General Admission = Park Admission + Rides + 7 Mazes
Fast Track Admission = Park Admission + Rides + 7 Mazes + Maze Fast Track
No Scare = Park Admission + Rides
WHAT IS THE PREVIEW NIGHT?
The Preview night is the dress rehearsal for the main event. There will be queues, and a slower pace in the mazes, however, you will be the FIRST to experience the mazes and will be asked to provide feedback for the coming weeks. If you don’t mind being the Screamland guinea pig and want to save some money, then this ticket is for you. Please be aware that there is no fast track available on this night. Limited Preview night tickets available.
ARE THERE LIVE ACTORS?
Yes, there will be live actors. They will not harm you. In return, you must not verbally or physically assault them in any way, or you may be escorted from the park.
WILL THE ACTORS TOUCH ME?
All our actors are professionally trained to scare you, but will not harm you.
They will not touch you and you must not touch them.
Dreamland Margate does not accept any physical or verbal action towards any of our actors, staff or other guests. Failure to follow these guidelines will result in ejection from the attraction, refunds will not be offered.
WILL ALL THE RIDES BE AVAILABLE?
Most of our attractions will be open for Screamland, particularly our main thrill rides. However, due to the nature of Screamland, we will not be operating our smaller attractions. Please note, all our rides are subject to availability and may close without notice.
WHAT TIME IS LAST ENTRY?
Screamland Doors Open: 18:00
Screamland Doors Close: 21:00
Screamland Event Finish: 23:00
Please note, maze queues will start shutting from 21:30 dependent on queue lengths (subject to change). We recommend arriving early to maximise your experience.
CAN I RE-ENTER THE EVENT?
Unfortunately there is no re-entry to Screamland.
WHAT ARE FAST TRACK TICKETS?
Fast Track tickets enable you to access our Fast Track lane to enjoy our mazes quicker than those with a General Admission ticket.
Please note, there will be a short wait prior to entry to our mazes and Fast Track tickets do not guarantee entry to all mazes.
Limited Fast Track tickets are available, so book early to avoid disappointment.
CAN I GO IN MY FAVOURITE MAZE AGAIN?
A General Admission ticket entitles you to 1 entrance to each of our 7 mazes.
If you wish to go in additional maze(s), you will be required to purchase an individual maze ticket at £5 per person, per maze.
Please note, due to the layout of Dead & Breakfast and The Tunnels of Terror, you will have to purchase access to both of these mazes together.
HOW OLD DO YOU HAVE TO BE?
All mazes are recommended for those above the age of 12 years old.
All guests under the age of 14 MUST be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18 whilst on site at Dreamland Margate.
All guests under the age of 14 wishing to enter one of our Scare Mazes will require a full paying adult to accompany them throughout the experience.
There must be 1 adult to every 7 children under 14.
GUESTS WITH A DISABILITY
Screamland mazes involve the use of live actors, smoke effects, dark spaces, uneven flooring, claustrophobic areas and tight walkways.
Guests wishing to enjoy the following mazes must be able to walk 150 metres unaided, including the ability to crawl, climb and stand for extended periods at several points throughout the attraction(s). These attractions are physically demanding and are not suitable for those with limited mobility.
- Tunnels of Terror
- Dead & Breakfast
- RMS Mary Decomposed
- Festino's Funhouse
Guests that are non-ambulent or have limited mobility are able to experience the following mazes:
- Punch & Judy Horror Show
- The Upside Down
- Dreamland Sleep Experiment
Please speak to a member of our Guest Experience team prior to joining the queue to avoid disappointment.
If you have any questions or are concerned about your individual abilities for some of our mazes, please contact email@example.com prior to purchase so we can provide you with further information.
CAN I GET A FREE CARER TICKET?
Guests with a disability are welcome to bring a carer for free. To redeem this, please provide one of the following forms of documentation on the night you wish to visit:
- A certified NHS letter from your doctor or consultant clearly stating why you are eligible for this policy, dated within the last 12 months
- A letter from a professional body (eg Nurse, Bupa Healthcare Advisor) clearly stating why you are eligible for this policy, dated within the last 12 months
- A DLA or PIP letter stating you are entitled to Lower or Higher rate mobility allowance, dated within the last 12 months - no other letters will be accepted
- Max Card - Proof of idetity will also be required
If you are a guest with a disability and you would like to purchase your ticket in advance, please choose the package that best suits, and bring with you the above documentation to receive your free carer ticket on the night. Please be aware that mazes have restrictions for guests with limited mobility.
Please see our Accesssibility Policy for further details.
WHAT ARE THE MAZE RESTRICTIONS?
Our scare mazes are free flow walk through attractions that are designed to frighten. We therefore recommend that anyone under the age of 12 does not enter our Scremland attractions.
These mazes feature live actors. They will not harm you. You must not touch the actors. Anyone disrupting the experience through physical or verbal actions will be escorted from the attraction, no refunds will be offered.
There is no running, stopping or turning back permitted in our scare mazes, unless instructed by Screamland staff or actors.
Strobe lighting, loud noises, low lighting levels, smoke effects, artifical fog, haze, artifical makeup (including latex), uneven flooring, dark and confined spaces all form part of our scare mazes.
If you are asthmatic, epileptic, claustrophobic, pregnant, allergic to latex, have high blood pressure, have a heart condition, pacemaker or any other condition that could be aggravated by the special effects or scares throughout the attractions, then we strongly advise that you do not experience our scare mazes.
Guests may not enter the attraction under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Anyone deemed to be under the influence will not be permitted to enter our scare mazes and may be escorted from the attraction.
Due to the nature of our scare mazes, our attractions are not suitable for guests with mobility issues.
Please speak to a member of our Guest Experience team prior to joining the queue line to avoid disappointment.
Our mazes do not have ramps or lifts, and therefore are not recommended for guests with limited mobility.
DO FAMILIES RECEIVE TICKET DISCOUNTS?
No, there is one price for everyone. Dreamland Members receive a 10% discount off Screamland tickets, when booked in advance online.
ARE THERE GROUP DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE?
A group price is available for bookings of 10 or more people. If you would like more information and to book please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
IS THE EVENT INSIDE OR OUTSIDE?
This event is held outside, so we advise you wear appropriate clothing. Hot food and drink will be available throughout the night.
DOES SCREAMLAND STILL HAPPEN IF IT RAINS?
Yes. All our mazes are undercover, however the queue lanes will be open to the elements. Please wear appropriate clothing, and remember there may be sections in which you will have to crawl on your hands and knees.
DO WE NEED TO PREPARE FOR THE SITE TO BE MUDDY?
The majority of Dreamland is paved accordingly, however there are a couple of areas where you may get muddy. Please wear appropriate footwear.
IS ALCOHOL PERMITTED ON SITE?
You are unable to take personal food and drink inside Dreamland Margate (except for medical requirements). There will be units on site selling hot food, drinks and alcoholic beverages. Please note, Challenge 25 will be in operation. Please be aware that you are not permitted to enter our mazes or other attractions under the influence of alcohol.
IS THERE FOOD AVAILABLE AT SCREAMLAND?
Yes, a wide range of hot and cold food and drink will be available throughout the night.
ARE THE SCARE MAZES SCARY?
The clue is in the title! We have designed our scare mazes to scare you in variety of ways. If we don’t scare you we certainly hope to make to make you jump and scream! These mazes will also make you laugh! In the majority of mazes you will not be touched by any of the actors. You will only be touched if navigating your way through the maze calls for the actors to guide you through certain parts of the story. This will be briefed in the queue lanes in advance.
- Fireworks and sparklers
- Realistic weapons
- Cameras in the mazes
- Selfie sticks
- Laser pens/pointers
Please see our standard Terms of Entry for more information.