Ruda isn’t just about the gorgeous beaches and top-class accommodation - with fantastic entertainment to be found each and every day, morning to night.
During the day time, Ruda’s Cascades Tropical Adventure Pool is always a hit - you can make a splash with the 230ft big blue water slide and ride the current as it takes you through the thrilling rapids.
You won’t want to miss the Festival Big Top as the circus comes to the park, with stunning artistes, weird and wonderful street performers and live music performances to keep the family smiling all day long.
You’ll love Ruda’s Showtime entertainment, as the Parkdean Resorts Troupers take to the stage with live shows and music acts for all ages, including Best in Bands, Parkdean Resorts Live and loads more!
Quacking adventures await our little farmers. With playtime games and sing along, get moo-ving…Farmyard Tots needs ewe!
Grab your wellies and watering can for some pixie potion and bug hunt fun for all our little green fingers.
Krew BreakfastBoiled, fried, scrambled or dippy, the choice is yours at the Starland breakfast. Meet the Krew for sizzling selfies and crispy chaos….so go on, get your waffle on!
Lizzie and Sparkle's BalletPoint your toes and follow the Starland Krew in their mini master class for all budding dancers. A must for all twinkle toed ballet dancers!
Come and visit Pipsqueak in her Mouse House for a magical morning of stories and songs with everyone’s favourite patchwork pal. Cheesey-Peasy!
Join us for an array of magical pre-school playtime in our rainbow paint party, play doh creations and little ones sensory fun.
The Great Krew Bake Off
Enjoy delicious delights with the Starland chefs for this yummy dessert decorating delight! Create edible masterpieces using a wide selection of icing, sweeties and tasty sprinkles. The best bit of course is eating them all, yummy!
Smash up your holiday routine, feel fabulously fit and have loads of fun by getting active with our professionally designed sports programme.
From zorbing and kayaking in the pool to perfecting your score in archery, tennis and crazy golf, you’ll find a wide variety of exciting sports events and aqua activities to get the whole family moving.
We have even tailored pool classes especially for tots, and a choice of less intensive activities like Pilates and Ballroom Dancing for those seeking a gentler workout.
How will you get active today?
Create and Make
Get smart with art! Create a one of a kind masterpiece to wow your friends or give as a gift. A range of activities includes pottery painting and sand art (chargeable activity).
Epic TalesExperience a magical journey with dragons, ninjas and martial arts through the eyes of the mysterious Big Book. Epic Tales tells the story of one of the most legendary women of ancient China, Hua Mulan.
Sci Fi Quest
Join our elite group known as ‘Legion X’ and accept the challenges that lay before you by our commander, Captain Hawkswell. The quest of a lifetime is out there, so be ready to take the challenge! It’s out of this world kids!
Sid and Sparky's StreetdanceDo you love to dance? Learn the latest street moves with our hip hopping Krew experts as they teach you to put your best foot forward and jam your way through cool moves and funky routines. Beginner’s welcome!
Sparkle and Lizzie's Cheerleading
Heaps of cheerleading fun with the Starland Krew as you’re given your very own pom-poms to dance with and shake. So come along and high kick and jump, to the hottest chants and beats (chargeable activity).
Specks Totes AmazeThe universe is running out of WOW and only the Super Squad Heroes can save it. So join Specks and have a blast with his mad experiments and zany demonstrations. It’s sure to be truly ‘specks-ellent’!
Get ready for a jam-packed, fun-filled, all-action party with your Troupers and the Starland Krew! Race the clock and accept the ultimate challenge, as the Hoppers take on the Jumpers and the Seagulls battle the Lizards to pile up the points as you head for the big showdown. It’s going to be messy, noisy, silly…and totally Starland Krazy!
The Big Chocolate Tea PartyCalling all choccie lovers! A pick ‘n’ mix selection of gooey goods to really get your teeth into whilst playing your favourite games filled with the yummiest, chunky chocolate!
It’s your chance to shine and learn every awesome skill of our super talented Troupers as you discover exactly what it takes to take on the role of Trouper superstar! A must for every budding junior celebrity in training (chargeable activity).
A brand new Krew is waiting for you! They’re larger than life and better than ever. It’s a festival of fun, fur and feathers with Sparkle, Lizzie, Sid, Sparky and naughty Naarky. Don’t get in a flap, pop on down and meet the Starland Krew!
Starland Krew Birthdays
It’s celebration time for our Starland Krew as they invite you to their awesome birthday ball. Join each of our loveable friends to party, another year of fun at this jam-packed weekend of entertainment for the kids.Sparky’s Birthday – 7th May
Sparkles Birthday – 4th June
Sid’s Birthday – 11th June
Naarky’s Birthday – 9th July
Lizzie’s Birthday – 10th Sep
Pipsqueaks Birthday – 1st October
From sports leagues, crazy swim activities and time to build confidence, these are all the kind of cool fun stuff aimed at our teens with our stimulating Unleashed programme. Committed to ensuring our younger adults have the best holiday possible through focus on arts, leadership and family fun. At selected parks through late July and August.
Inspired for Adults
Hobbies Crafts and Interests
There are a variety of great activities to keep you amused throughout the day. With creative activities such as jewellery making, card craft and pottery painting classes that are perfect for creative types! See the schedule of events when you arrive on park for more details.
Interactive Activities for Adults
New for 2017! An interactive entertainment, fitness and dance activity based concept that offers perfect stimulating and exciting events. Uniquely developed and presented by leading professionals within their industry, this exclusive concept offers activities such as ballroom, line dancing, bootcamp, hooping, pilates and creative crafts.
Late Night Hub
Let's get this party started! Exclusive to Parkdean Resorts, Late Night Hub is your destination for everything from the latest floor-fillers to retro theme nights, plus Karaoke and even big prize challenges! Join your Trouper DJ and the on-screen Hub for a truly interactive late night party!
It's bingo but it’s bigger and better. Play with over 70 of our linked up parks across the country. Over £1 million prize money was won last year so could it be your turn to get lucky? Please gamble responsibly - www.begambleaware.org.
Pub Games and Competitions
Have a go at some of your favourite pub style games. Whether you are potting the balls in one of our pool games or just joining in with the team and your fellow guests in one of our giant games competitions. Quizzes and games galore!
Meet the Troupers
Your resident entertainment team is the heart and soul of your holiday and devoted to creating amazing memories. With some of the UK’s most passionate performers and biggest personalities get ready to enjoy a mind blowing programme of exclusive entertainment with your new best friends!
Festival Big Top
Roll up! Roll up! As our very own festival, circus heads into park. With outrageously talented artistes, zany street performers and fantastic live music to really get the family in the festival spirit. It is access all areas as you enjoy an exciting full day on park!
Don’t miss our kicker-crazy football frenzy with matches a plenty. Take on your friends in our family friendly tournaments by showing off your skills or representing your favourite national team.
Inflatable Boot Camp
One of the largest inflatable challenges in the UK will be touring our parks this season. A 25m run, crawl and swing through the obstacle course that’s a race to the finish against your component. (8 years and over, however 6 - 7 years must be accompanied by an adult)
Inflatable Climbing Wall
Climb to great heights on our giant 8m inflatable monster, which will be touring selected parks this season. It’s a real challenge for everyone (6 years and over).
Madness n Mayhem
It’s time to hit Mayhem beach for the ultimate family challenge. It's kids versus grown-ups and mums versus dads for ultimate surf supremacy. Madness rules in our one of a kind, big screen visual and interactive game show spectacular!
Movie Under the Stars
Grab the popcorn, the hot chocolate and pull up a cushion as you lay out the blanket for our exclusive night of family classic movies. Simply chill out as you gaze at the screen right under the evening stars.
Parkdean Resorts Live
From extreme juggling and side splitting comedy acts to fabulous vocalists, we are proud to bring you some of the UK’s impeccably talented artists. With a selection of big names and exclusive tours, prepare to be wowed and amazed. There really is something for everyone!
Get the entire family on the dance floor to learn some of the hottest party routines of all time. From the big screens to the exclusive Trouper moves, you’ll definitely be getting on down and dancing!
The Big Talent Show
Be in it to win it! Anyone, any age, any talent! From singing sisters, performing pets, dancing dads and magical mums, come and compete for a limited spot in our end of season exclusive event, National Finals! There are huge prizes to be won and a chance to be judged by well-known celebrities.
All Together Active
Our family sports programme is designed to keep you active as well as having lots of fun. So whether it’s hitting a 10 in archery, winning the water race at our fun days, walking on water in our awesome Zorbs or taking on the inflatable fun run, there’s something for everyone of all ages.
Join the cast as they make their way around the Candyland game to the finish on a tasty tour of all that's good, bad and just plain mad. It's all the sugary hits you simply hate to love! A sweet shop selection of totally tantalising tunes! How many will you remember?
Frankie's Jive and Dine
Pop on down to Frankie’s Diner for a spook-tastic treat, served up with a dollop of....’I-Scream’! Let rock'n'roll soothe your soul, it’s the only place to be seen dead in! A totally screen interactive scare-fare!
Live Lounge Rock FM
Indie rock at its best. Travel through the ultimate playlist of rock and indie classics as our Troupers make their bid to be the ultimate rock band and aim for radio stardom.
Road to Rio
Sit back and buckle your seats for an epic journey around the world to some of the hottest iconic music capitals. From New Orleans to Nashville and the Caribbean to London, jump on board as we head for the ultimate party destination, Rio carnival!
Super Squad Heroes
It’s time to ‘Hero Up’ and meet the Super Squad Heroes. Buckle up as time commander Loxy , brain boffin Bubbles, scientist Specks and the purple, loveable alien Boggle battle the evil Kaos across the stars to save the planet.
Super Squad Heroes Saving Planet Mojo
The mission is on! Join the Super Squad Heroes in this electrifyingly cosmic show bursting with unbelievable interactive missions for every mini cadet to join in & help save Boggle's planet! It’s simply ‘specks-ellent!’
The Glitz of Gatsby
With a ragtime-remix of vintage hits that made the Gatsby era so great, the Troupers invite you to their speakeasy den for a performance that’s charmingly Charleston. A contemporary twist on a ravishingly wonderful era.