House of Fun Weekender 2013

Friday 22nd to Monday 25th November 2013
Butlins Resort, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5SH, England MAP
from £195
daily capacity: 6500
last updated: Tue 12th Nov 2013


House of Fun Weekender curated by Madness will be held from Friday 22nd until Monday 25th November 2013 at Butlins Resort, Minehead, in Somerset.


The line-up will include hosts Madness - plus Craig Charles, Little Roy, The Cuban Brothers, Russ Winstanley, Gentleman's Dub Club, Lee Thompson's Ska Orchestra, Reggae Roast, Channel One, Prince Fatty & Horseman, Adam Prescott, Vibration Lab, The Skints, Rootikal DJs with Oxman, Dennis Alcapone, Natty Bo, Fleetwood Bac, Jeremiah Ferrari, The Talks, Dean Parrish, Tommy Hunt, Buster Shuffle, Gorgeous George, Bullet Proof Bomb, Smoove & Turrell, Darren Bennet, Mr Happy, Deano, and Mis Presents.

Expect also Comedy, musical bingo, film, the raffle mafia, silent disco, squeaky Hill, DJ Wheelie Bag, Interactive Disco, Face Painting, and more.

Saturday night's fancy dress theme is 'Song Titles'


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The early bird offer has ended. Tickets are priced from £195.


Room Only accommodation offers either double, single or bunk beds with private bathroom and TV, but no kitchen facilities or lounge, more like a hotel room. Self Catering accommodation offers private bathroom, full kitchen facilities and separate lounge area with TV. Tickets are selling fast, and Room Only accommodation is available in 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 berth rooms, and Self Catering accommodation is also available in 4, 6, and 7 berths.

On site

Butlins Minehead looks out across a sandy beach. The site is equipped with a supermarket, newsagent, cash points and restaurants. Onsite facilities include a cinema, Splash Water World - a sub-tropical environment that has a wave pool, a swimming pool, 3 flumes and also a flume based raft ride - Ten-pin bowling and amusement arcade. Sports include Archery, Football, Basketball, Darts, Petanque, Fencing, Kwik Cricket, Netball, Rounders, Table Tennis, Outdoor Bowls and Crazy Golf.

Getting There by Road

Heading north the simplest route is to take the M5 to Taunton (Junction 25), then take the A358 and A39 to Minehead. Heading south on the M5, you can follow the signposts for the A39 from junction 24. Butlins Minehead Holiday Camp is just half a mile along the seafront road from Minehead town centre.

Getting There by Train

If travelling by train, the nearest main line station to Minehead is Taunton. A bus transfer service is operated by Southern National between Taunton Station and Minehead. This service is available at an additional cost. On Mondays to Saturdays, there's approximately an hourly service, with the last bus leaving Taunton Railway Station at 10:15 pm. On Sundays and Bank Holidays services run every 2 hours from 9:35 am - 9:35 pm. For general information call Southern National on 01823 272033. Please note that National Express coaches stop inside the main entrance.

There'll be more information here when available.

Friday 22nd to Monday 25th November 2013
Butlins Resort, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5SH, England MAP
from £195
daily capacity: 6500
last updated: Tue 12th Nov 2013

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