ROUND 2...DING DING!  From the 28th May to 4th June, some of Blackgang Chine’s most-loved characters will face-off AGAIN in the ULTIMATE popularity contest at Cowboys Vs Dinosaurs! But...who will come out on top? Will it be our band of rootin’ tootin’ cowboys or our RAWR-SOME dinosaurs?! You decide...

For you dino-fanatics, step into our Dino Enclosure for a whole day of unforgettable Jurassic fun! Immerse yourself in the prehistoric world featuring our never-seen-before live action Dino show led by Doctor Livingstone and his HUGE roaming dinosaurs! PLUS, the return of the extraordinary Jurassic Hunt journey...will you brave the adventure?

Fancy yourself the next Sheriff or Outlaw of Cowboy Town? Show your support up in the Wild West this May half-term! Take in the NEW adrenaline-inducing live action Cowboy show, marvel at the art of whip-cracking and round-up those dastardly outlaws all afternoon!

Make sure to head over to the Showdown Arena for the final face-off to decide who will be crowned the champion of Blackgang Chine!

Find out more on the Blackgang Chine website.

Getting to Blackgang Chine is pretty straightforward from Southampton.

On foot - hop aboard a Red Jet Hi-Speed passenger sailing from Southampton to West Cowes (it takes 23-25 minutes). On arrival in West Cowes, Southern Vectis operate frequent buses from West Cowes to Newport (service 1). Change at the bus station in Newport for service 6 to Blackgang. Taxis are also available outside the East & West Cowes terminals. For car hire, we recommend Enterprise - they will pick you up from either terminal if you tell them your arrival time.

By car - catch the hourly Red Funnel Vehicle Ferry sailing from Southampton to East Cowes, the crossing takes 55-60 minutes. On arrival, head south along Dover Rd, take Castle St to Well Rd/A3021, follow A3021, A3054 and A3020 to Niton Rd in Rookley. Continue on Niton Rd to Godshill, continue on Appleford Rd and then tke B3399 to Blackgang Chine (PO38 2HN). The journey will take 30-35 minutes.

See here to book your ferry.