Nickelodeon Land at Blackpool Pleasure Beach is about to welcome a very
special character to the attraction!
Poppy Cat, from the hit Nick Jr series, will be joining the likes of
SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora the Explorer and the rest of the gang at the
The adventurous pussy cat will be appearing at Nickelodeon Land every
day from July 30th where she will be meeting and greeting youngsters, as
well as hosting story time with children every day.
There will also be a chance to get healthy and dance along to an
energetic "Copy Poppy" routine, where families will be encouraged to
mimic the costume characters' dance movements in time with the Poppy Cat
Poppy Cat is aimed at the pre-school market and promises to bring extra
fun to guests at Nickelodeon Land where younger children can learn and
have fun with the colourful character, whilst enjoying the 121 amazing
rides based on characters from one the world's favourite children's
Poppy Cat is based on the award-winning books written and illustrated by
Lara Jones which have sold over 2.5million copies worldwide. Poppy Cat
and her friends enjoy extraordinary adventures and with a flick of her
patchwork bandana, fantastic vehicles appear such as sailing ships to
hot air balloons.
Managing Director of Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Amanda Thompson OBE,
said: "We cannot wait to welcome Poppy Cat to Nickelodeon Land at
Blackpool Pleasure Beach.
"We have such a vast array of amazing characters like SpongeBob and Dora
so it will be nice to have a character who can interact with the even
younger children that visit us with their families. "I know she will be a hit when she tells her amazing stories and I am sure the children will all love her!"
Director of Content at Coolabi, Michael Dee adds, "Nickelodeon Land is
such a popular and fantastic attraction for families with young
children. This partnership provides a great opportunity to create
further awareness around Poppy Cat as a Nick Jr series, as well as
provide another reason for parents to visit the Park with their little
ones during the summer and beyond."
Poppy Cat currently airs every weekday on Nick Jr and Nick Jr 2. For
more information on the pre-school series, visit www.poppycat.com, or
We are going on the 30th July, we are huge Nickelodeon fans write up will be coming soon! Hope to see some of your there :-)