What's on inBlackpool


Welcome to Blackpool

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Blackpool - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Blackpool to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Blackpool

23
JUN
Peppa Pig's Adventure at Blackpool Grand Theatre 2
The Grand Theatre

Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with George and her school friends including Pedro Pony Suzy Sheep and Gerald Giraffe. With lunch‐boxes packed and Daddy Pig driving the bus Peppa and friends…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01253 290190
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28
JUN
Paul ‘Gazza’ Gascoigne
Viva Blackpool

The most naturally gifted English midfielder of his generation Paul Gazza Gascoigne is heading to Blackpool for a World Cup Special Q and A.Gold Star Promotions in association with Kong Events present a once in a lifetime opportunity to Meet Gazza and…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01253 297297
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29
JUN
That’ll Be The Day - The Rock ‘n’ Roll Varie
Viva Blackpool

Prepare yourself for a party as the legendary Thatll Be The Day the nations favourite rock n roll variety show makes its debut appearance at Viva BlackpoolThis hugely entertaining rock n roll spectacular features a fantastic line up of gold hits from…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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05
JUL
Ruby Wax: Frazzled at Blackpool Grand Theatre
The Grand Theatre

.Drop dead gorgeous sassy and smart Ruby Wax brings her new one‐woman show to the stage. Based on her number one best seller A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled. Shes been honoured with the title of poster girl for mental…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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06
JUL
The Osmonds – Vintage Tour 2018
Viva Blackpool

The Osmonds have a hugely successful career having sold over 100 million albums worldwide and have 59 gold and platinum records to their credit.Merrill and Jay have just released their new cd vintage and their show now includes all their hits including…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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07
JUL
The Lancashire Hotpots at Blackpool Grand Theatre
The Grand Theatre

Are you ready for a sing‐a‐longa party The Lancashire Hotpots are back with a brand new show and they want YOU singing along. Theyll be raising the roof with all the Hotpot classics you know and love: Chippy Tea I Fear Ikea…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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09
JUL
Titanic
Winter Gardens Blackpool

In the final hours of 14th April 1912 the RMS Titanic on her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York collided with an iceberg and the unsinkable ship slowly sank. It was one of the most tragic disasters of the 20th Century.…

Location: 0.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 629600
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13
JUL
Showaddywaddy
Viva Blackpool

Ladies & Gentlemen We present ShowaddywaddyThe Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy has lived up to that title as they recently celebrated their 40th anniversary.Venue: Viva Blackpool 3 church street Blackpool FY1 1HJPriceAdult: GBP…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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13
JUL
Jon Richardson: Old Man at Blackpool Grand Theatre
The Grand Theatre

Since his last show he has become a husband and father seen the UK vote to leave the EU and watched the rise of Donald Trump all of which leaves him asking one question why does it seem that no one else…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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14
JUL
SonFest Southport
Kings Gardens Southport

SonFest Southport Music Festival returns for its fifth year on Saturday 14th July. Join us for a family‐friendly day packed with free live music and free kids activities and of course great food and even speciality coffees This year taking the stage…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07825 304338
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14
JUL
Blackpool Tower Northern Soul night
Blackpool Tower

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom Saturday JULY 21st 2018.The Blackpool Tower The Promenade Blackpool FY1 4BJ.Date: JULY 14th 2018.BLACKPOOL TOWER BALLROOM. The Promenade Blackpool ALL WINNERS Northern Soul All Dayer.DJ line‐up: KEV ROBERTS RICHARD SEARLING COLIN CURTIS GINGER TAYLOR and Guests.The very best…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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14
JUL
#BLISS Book Lovers In Southport Signing 2018
Prince Of Wales Hotel

Come and join us on July 14th 2018 for the first ever signing in Southport UKMeet new authors and revisit ones you have already met this will be a fun filled day in the seaside resort.Signing: 11am ‐ 5pmLunch for authors: 1pm…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: Seew ebsite
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17
JUL
ABBA Mania at Blackpool Grand Theatre Summer 2018
The Grand Theatre

Featuring a special concert presentation which celebrates the music in a respectful and enjoyable way reviving special memories of when the band ruled the airwaves.The show brings fans old and new a night not to be missed. If youre looking for an…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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23
JUL
Walk Like a Man at Blackpool Grand Theatre Summer
The Grand Theatre

PLEASE NOTE THIS SHOW WILL ONLY BE ON MONDAYS BETWEEN 23RD JULY ‐ 27TH AUGVallis unmistakable voice dominated the airwaves for more than two decades with classics such as Sherry Lets Hang On Big Girls Dont Cry Cant Take My Eyes Off…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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27
JUL
Paul Zerdin – All Mouth
Viva Blackpool

Paul made his TV debut in In 1996 as the first outright winner by over 100000 votes of LWTs The Big Big Talent Show hosted by Jonathan Ross.Since then he has appeared on countless TV shows including Comedy Centrals The…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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03
AUG
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
The Atkinson

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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03
AUG
Roy Chubby Brown – The Second Coming!
Viva Blackpool

Roy Chubby Brown returns to Viva for his 4th consecutive season as Blackpool as Fish & Chips and Blackpool Rock come and see Chubby at his finest up close and personal and packing in the crowds.If you are easily offended…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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06
AUG
Streisand and Me!
Viva Blackpool

A sensational tribute to a music iconCelebrate the music of Barbra Streisand with Tracey Jordan as she performs the hits of this award winning artist. Streisand and Me takes you on a journey of a career spanning six decades featuring many of…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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10
AUG
The Fizz (formerly of Bucks Fizz)
Viva Blackpool

Its a night of pure unadulterated POP as icons of the 80s era Cheryl Baker Mike Nolan Jay Aston and special guest Bobby McVey gather as THE FIZZ performing live on stage.Get ready to party dance and sing‐a‐long to the music they…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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17
AUG
Faith – The George Michael Legacy
Viva Blackpool

Dont accept imitations Faith The George Michael Legacy features international George Michael tribute artist Wayne Dilks together with his incredible 7 piece band and backing singers.A musical journey of 35 years of hit records from Wham to Georges solo career the…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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26
AUG
The Magic of Motown at Blackpool Grand Theatre Aug
The Grand Theatre

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town Seen by over a million people nationwide its no surprise that the show is one of the biggest success stories in…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 290190
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31
AUG
Billy Pearce – Rock with Laughter Special!
Viva Blackpool

TV stage and Royal Variety Performance comedy star BILLY PEARCE joins us for a bumper bank holiday weekend show.Laughter is always guaranteed with Billy and with support from our very own hilarious Leye D Johns The Viva Showgirls and an incredible guest…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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01
SEP
Sense and Sensibility
The Atkinson

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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06
SEP
Ceri Dupree – Live & Proud!
Viva Blackpool

Ceri Dupree & The showcase Dancers. Presenting a glamorous evening of hysterical comedy amazing vocal impersonations and jaw dropping eye popping costumes. You could meet Adele Cher Joan Collins Lady Ga Ga Bjork Shirley Bassey Camilla and even the Queen Ceri brings…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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13
SEP
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Abba Forever
Southport Theatre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS ABBA FOREVERLive in ConcertABBA Forever presented by Sweeney Entertainments is one of the UKs leading International tribute shows and theatre audiences from across Great Britain and Sweden have long enjoyed this superb recreation of possibly the worlds greatest…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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14
SEP
Cannon & Ball
Viva Blackpool

Memories will come flooding back as one of the best known double acts in the business take to the Viva stage and perform a masterclass in comedy writing timing and talent.Supporting them this September are the brilliant comedy duo The Harper…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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28
SEP
Joe Pasquale – ‘A Few Of My Favourite things'
Viva Blackpool

A brand new tour for 2018 A Few Of My Favourite Things takes the audience into the mind of Joe Pasquale as he discusses the topics of what floats his boat tickles his fancy and makes him tickDont miss yet another brilliant…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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06
OCT
Jeanette Greenough – Spiritual Medium
Viva Blackpool

Enjoy a buffet and a physic night for only £13.95 T.V. Medium Jeanette Greenough has been able to see hear and sense the spirit world since the age of two years old. Working with her spirit guides is able to connect…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01253 297297
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12
OCT
Wannabe – The Spice Girls Show
Viva Blackpool

Featuring the greatest Spice Girls hits this musical celebration recreates the era of Girl Power From the chart stomping Spice Up Your Life through to the hip shaking Who Do You Think You Are WANNABE takes you on a Spice World journey…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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19
OCT
Jim Davidson OBE – On the Road Again
Viva Blackpool

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Tourist Attractions


Blackpool Model Village & Garden

Blackpools award winning attraction the Blackpool Model Village & Gardens has been serving the Lancashire community since the late 1960s. We specialize in bringing smiles and laughter to our visitors and our staff can always be relied upon to be friendly and helpful.As seen on TV, our village…

NTK

NTK Nightclub in Blackpool, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01253 620641 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Eden

Eden Nightclub in Blackpool, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01253 291116 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Flares

Flares Nightclub in Blackpool, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01253 299688 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Rileys

SnookerPool Hall at Rileys in Blackpool, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01253 291173 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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