Merlin Entertainment is Europe’s largest entertainment company, running over 100 attractions including Thorpe Park. Apart from the rides, attractions include the events by Ministry of Sound, a unique nightclub experience. Other special summer events include BBQ and Bar on the Beach, exclusive live performances, Surf on the Wave, Flow Rider and other select rides. Fright Nights are another attraction of Thorpe Park. Live Music Saturdays at the park feature emerging music talents and acts.