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New Record Breaking Rollercoaster coming to Blackpool!

It will be the UK’s first ever with a double-launch – an advanced technology that gives the roller coaster two powerful thrusts of acceleration during the ride. ‘Construction 2018’ will feature the most number of interactions in the world with 15 interactions involving five different rides and two tunnels.

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LINE-UP ANNOUNCED FOR BLACKPOOL FIREWORKS

The free annual events are among the most popular features in Blackpool’s exciting calendar, featuring jaw-dropping displays – synched to music – from some of the most talented and technically gifted fireworks engineers in the world and attracting tens of thousands of visitors to Blackpool’s famous Promenade.

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EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY SET TO LIGHT UP BLACKPOOL

Blackpool’s famous Illuminations are set to be out of this world thanks to collaboration with European Space Agency and astronaut, Tim Peake. “Chasing Stars” is one of three new digital mapping projections created for the 2016 LightPool show which sees spectacular 3D animations projected on the Blackpool Tower buildings during the Illuminations.

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PLAN YOUR WEEKEND AROUND BLACKPOOL WORLD FIREWORK CHAMPIONSHIPS

ach Friday from the 9th to the 30th September the skies above Blackpool will be lit up as we host the 2016 World Fireworks Championships. The event will see the best of the world’s firework displays all in one place. It will be amazing entertainment for all the family and a perfect opportunity to spend the weekend exploring what Blackpool has to offer.

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BEHIND THE SCENES | BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

In the Blackpool Illuminations Headquarters a busy team of engineers, electricians and designers are making the final preparations for this years Blackpool Illuminations Display which will see Blackpools famous promenade lit up in over 1,000,000 lights!

GRAND THEATRE ANNOUNCES ALL NEW 2016/2017 SHOWS!

The Grand Theatre, Blackpool announces an exciting new programme of shows for 2016/ 2017. With an incredible line-up of drama, musicals, dance, opera, music and comedy – there’s something for everyone to enjoy at The Grand! For more information about The Grand’s New Season or to book for any show, call the Box Office on 01253 74 33 39 or visit the website.

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LATE NIGHT RIDING AND FIREWORKS | Blackpool Pleasure Beach

With the park open until after the fireworks display, guests can ride into the night on the UK’s tallest rollercoaster, the Big One, check out the twists and turns of Infusion at twilight, enjoy a night race on the Grand National and take a night flight into dusk on the Red Arrows Skyforce.

BLACKPOOL AIR SHOW IS FAST APPROACHING!

Blackpool’s breath-taking Air Show is back for 2016. Blackpool Air Show running on the 7th & 8th August 2016 is always a popular seafront display that attracts thousands to the resort. Book your fully accessible 3, 4 or 7 night Air Show break and get £20pp OFF when quoting “AUGUST-20” BOOK NOW OR FOR MORE DETAILS CALL – 01253 341218