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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

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JOIN IN WITH RIDE THE LIGHTS

Grab your cycle helmet and join us along the promenade for one of the most exciting nights of the year; Ride the Lights!   On Tuesday 30th August between 7pm and 10pm cyclists get to enjoy a preview of Blackpool Illuminations as the promenade closes to all cars. Riders will get a chance to see… READ MORE

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CALLING ALL SCI-FI AND MOVIE FANS TO BLACKPOOL!

Blackpool BID is calling all Sci-Fi and Movie fans, don’t dare miss all the action on St. John’s Square this Saturday. We have an out of this world afternoon planned to compliment the opening of the Scene Movie Exhibition in the Winter Gardens which opens at 10:00 on Saturday. Click here for further information on Scene. The… READ MORE

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BLACKPOOL AIR SHOW

Look to the skies as Blackpool Air Show returns for a spectacular free event that’s like nothing you’ve seen before, with stunts and fly-by’s from some of the most impressive aircraft in the world. The UK’s first official air show took place in this beach resort back in 1909 and 107 years later the Blackpool… READ MORE