Regeneration – First World War Play hits Blackpool

November 21, 2014 at 4:41 pm

Around the nation there’s many events marking the First World War, with the fantastic poppies at the Tower of London and almost every amateur dramatics society across England performing “Oh What a Lovely War!” Blackpool has been selected as part of the... (more)

Winter Gardens Trust Christmas Tree Festival

November 21, 2014 at 4:39 pm

This year, for the first time, the Blackpool Winter Gardens Trust is hosting an early Christmas celebration event. To raise money for the necessary repairs and maintenance of the Blackpool Winter Gardens Complex, the trust is holding a Christmas Tree Festival for... (more)

Riverdance at Blackpool Opera House

October 21, 2014 at 1:36 pm

October sees the fantastic Irish musical Riverdance return to Blackpool Opera House on national tour. Worldwide, over 21 million people have witness the dance spectacular, encompassing the energy and sensuality of Irish folk dance – which has made Riverdance a global phenomenon.... (more)

Top 6 Halloween in Blackpool 2014 Events

October 21, 2014 at 1:32 pm

  Blackpool is a premier resort town in North-west England famous for entertaining attractions, dare-devil roller-coasters, seaside piers and novelty amusement parks. At Halloween, Blackpool is transformed into a place for fright night thrills and trick-or-treat laughter. Grab a costume and get... (more)

Turtle Time at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

September 24, 2014 at 4:22 pm

It’s “Turtle Time”! The famous battle catch cry heard in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle cartoons can be heard around Blackpool each summer. The four Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles perform a fantastic display of their ninja moves at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Originally from... (more)

Let it Be – The Musical – at Blackpool Opera House

September 24, 2014 at 4:21 pm

If you were moved to tears by Paul McCartney’s rendition of Hey Jude at the London Olympic Games in 2012, you owe it to yourself to see Let it Be, The Musical. Blackpool is one of the best towns to view nostalgia... (more)

As The World Tipped – Blackpool, 2014

September 24, 2014 at 4:19 pm

A catchy title graces this circus-come-theatrical performance at the Blackpool Cricket Ground on Saturday 27th September. Hosted by Blackpool Grand Theatre – where, please note, you buy the tickets – this outdoor event will be staged at the cricket ground in order... (more)

George Orwell’s 1984 at Blackpool Grand Theatre

September 24, 2014 at 4:17 pm

One of the most successful books ever written, George Orwell’s 1984 translates well into a stage production. The smash hit west end play comes the Blackpool’s Grand Theatre between Tuesday 30th September and Saturday 4th October, 2014. Cast of 1984 Re-written by... (more)

Milton Jones on the Road at the Grand Theatre Blackpool

September 19, 2014 at 6:50 pm

Milton Jones is one of those funny characters. It takes a while to get used to the one-line genius of this comedian, who has risen to recent fame and popularity through regular appearances on BBC2’s Mock The Week program. Jones is always... (more)

Circus of Horrors at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

September 19, 2014 at 6:47 pm

It is fair to say that no-one does Halloween better than Blackpool. From the decorative Blackpool Illuminations and light displays down the Blackpool Promenade, to spooky trams, and tourists walking around in scary fancy dress, this Halloween is sure to be as... (more)