Latest News


  • Blackpool Air Show  —–       10th & 11th August

  • Ride The Lights  —–           26th August

  •  Switch On Festival ——  29th to 31 August

  •  Blackpool Steam Rally — ( Yeadon Way Car Park) –4th to 5th October

  •  British National Dance Championships—-20th to 22nd November

Blackpool is launching its campaign towards making Blackpool a Fair-trade Town this

Summer with a week-long program of events throughout the last week of July (28th July – 1st August)

   Illuminations News

     Friday 29 August

Illuminations switch-on night in association with Rock FM. This will be a free, wristband entry event with a capacity of up to   20,000      people.

  Saturday 30 August

A musical themed night featuring a West End show case with highlights from Thriller Live, excerpts from Chicago and The Jersey Boys.

Sunday 31 August

A line-up of chart stars old and new, culminating with a headline performance from one of today’s leading recording artists Rebecca Ferguson.

Other stars include bands 911, Liberty X and more to be announced soon.

Rod Stewart

Rod’s date in Blackpool will mark the 40th anniversary of the last time he played in the town, with his last performance coming with the faces in December 1974.

20 June – 31 August 2014

Mamma Mia

Opera House Winter Gardens

This irresistible, sunny tale has been thrilling audiences all over the world, and now the party will continue in Britain’s favourite holiday resort at Blackpool’s famous Opera House, so there’s never been a better time to see this unforgettable musical. Whatever age you are, you can’t help but have the time of your life at MAMMA MIA!

21 October – 26 October 2014


Opera House

With an incredible two decades of global success since the show first burst into the public’s heart at the Eurovision Song Contest in 1994, this is an un-missable chance for Blackpool audiences to reconnect with… the original…the best.


·         11th September Annual Dinner Dance – Venue TBC – Tickets £30.00

·         25th October Big Divali Party – Spanish Hall Suite 6.30pm Start – Ticket Price TBC

·         29th October Halloween Screen – Opera House – 7pm Start – Ticket Price TBC

·         November 1st – 2nd Black & White Film Festival – Venues and Ticket Prices TBC

·         November 21/st 22nd Christmas Tree Festival £2.00

·         3rd December Mighty Wurlitzer Concert – Opera House 2pm – Free for Members

·         December Christmas Pop Up Cinema – Venues and Ticket Prices TBC