Alton Towers Mardi Gras is back – and an overnight glamping break at the park costs £88 per family

ALTON Towers’ Mardi Gras event is back for a second year and you can join the festivities for just £88 for a family of four.

With the event running between May 21 and June 19, it’s the perfect excuse for an early summer break.

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The package includes an overnight stay in a Stargazing Pod, which has space for two adults and two children, plus free parking.

You’ll get a delicious breakfast in the morning, before heading out to enjoy all the fun at Alton Towers.

Theme park tickets are not included in this package – you can add this on as an upgrade when you book – but you do get access to the 9-hole Extraordinary Golf for free.

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There’s also Mardi Gras-themed entertainment throughout the day, including parades.

But you’ll have to hurry though as the cheapest prices are only available on certain days in June: 7th, 8th, 9th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, and 19th.

Alton Towers launched its carnival-inspired event for the first time when it reopened last year.

On top of the parades, there’s music and dancing throughout the day.

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This year is set to be even better with a themed bar and lots of delicious food from the Deep South in the US.

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