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The Grand Pier Takes a Proactive Step in Emergency Preparedness By Donate For Defib Weston-super-Mare Project

Today, The Grand Pier proudly announces the registration of its own defibrillator with ‘The Circuit,’ the Defibrillator National Network. This crucial step means that emergency services are now aware of its location in the event of a cardiac arrest in the vicinity. In collaboration with The Great Western Air Ambulance Charity’s Donate for Defib Weston-super-Mare […]

GLOW Light Festival 2024

‘PLAY IN NATURE’ GLOW light festival is returning to Weston for a third edition to fill the town with light, colour and play featuring spectacular installations and illuminations designed to appeal to all ages. Following its previous sell-out success, GLOW is back bigger and brighter to dazzle Weston-super-Mare. Over five evenings during the February half-term, […]

The Grand Pier’s Grinch Brings Festive Cheer to Bristol Royal Hospital for Children

On the 20th of December, The Grand Pier team brought the magic of Christmas to young patients at Bristol Children’s Hospital. The mischievous Mr. Grinch left the Pier’s Grotto to pay a special visit to multiple wards, spreading joy and laughter to children spending the festive season in the hospital. Accompanied by representatives from The Grand Pier, the Grinch […]

The Grand Pier Transforms into The Ultimate Christmas Party Destination

The Grand Pier, a beloved tourist attraction and iconic landmark situated in the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare, is excited to announce the grand transformation of two of its function rooms, the Regency Suite and Tiffany’s Restaurant, alongside the Great Hall throughout December. This festive season, these spaces will be magically converted into the ultimate Christmas […]

MAYHEM IN MORRISONS! Festivities Unfold as The Grinch and Santa Claus Escape Santa’s Grotto on Weston’s Grand Pier

In an unexpected turn of events yesterday afternoon, the beloved characters ‘The Grinch’ and ‘Santa Claus’ broke free from Santa’s Grotto on The Grand Pier, leading to an amusing yet chaotic escape to the local supermarket in Weston-super-Mare. Eyewitnesses were left astounded as The Grinch and Santa Claus made their daring escape, heading on a […]

The Grand Piers’ Spectacular Christmas Bauble Design Competition: A Chance for Local Children to Light Up our Landmark!

The Grand Piers’ Spectacular Christmas Bauble Design Competition: A Chance for Local Children to Light Up our Landmark! The Grand Pier is kicking off the festive season with a Christmas competition that is sure to highlight the talent and creativity thriving within the local community.   Aimed at the gifted children of Weston-super-Mare, our “Design […]

The Grand Pier Receives Commended Status in the Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award at the Bristol Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards 2023

The Grand Pier, one of Somerset’s most popular tourist attractions, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded Commended Status in the Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award category at the Bristol Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards 2023. The Bristol Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards are held annually and celebrate excellence in the tourism and […]

Weston Grand Pier to Host Best-Selling Author Raynor Winn and Other Star-studded Authors at Weston Lit Fest 2023

The iconic Grand Pier is set to host the grand finale of Weston Lit Festival on Sunday 8th October, with the event spanning from the 5th-8th October. The event will be featuring renowned author Raynor Winn, famous for her million-copy international best-sellers ‘The Salt Path,’ ‘The Wild Silence,’ and ‘Landlines.’ Presented by Super Culture and […]

The Grand Pier launches its ALL-NEW Ultimate Ride Wristband in time for the Summer holidays

The Grand Pier is delighted to announce the launch of its latest and most exciting product yet, the ULTIMATE Ride Wristband, unlocking a whole day of fun for all visitors. With this new product, visitors can now access all rides and attractions on the Pier, including the state-of-the-art go-karts and the all-new mini-golf course, all […]

The Grand Pier Takes Further Steps to Become a More Inclusive and Accessible Destination

Weston-super-Mare’s iconic seaside attraction, The Grand Pier, is pleased to announce the launch of its new sensory features as part of its ongoing commitment to becoming a more inclusive and accessible destination. With over 100,000 visitors per year, The Grand Pier feels it is incredibly important that all of their visitors feel comfortable and at […]

Big Beach Clean-Up Taking Place in Weston-super-Mare This Friday!

In an effort to maintain the beauty of Weston’s seafront just in time for the School Holidays, a big community litter pick event has been scheduled to take place this Friday 21st of July, from 6pm to 7.30pm. The event will be held on the seafront, with participants asked to meet at The Grand Pier […]

The Grand Pier’s Summer Fest: A Resounding Success for Local Talent in Somerset

Popular tourist destination The Grand Pier, known for its large variety of rides and attractions for all ages, celebrated great success recently with its first ever Summer Fest event. Held on the 30th of June 2023, Summer Fest attendees enjoyed an evening of live music at the Pier with an incredibly talented local line-up consisting […]

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