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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.

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

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

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

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

GET SET FOR THE BIG SWITCH-ON PARTY!

VisitBlackpool has teamed up with Nickelodeon and MTV for what promises to be a spectacular Blackpool Illuminations Switch-On night. The celebration on Friday, 2nd of September will include a fantastic line-up of music, dance and entertainment with special surprises too! Nickelodeon will incorporate their entertainment brand, supported by Club MTV, the biggest music touring brand in… READ MORE

WORLD FIREWORKS CHAMPIONSHIPS LINE-UP ANNOUNCED

Pyrotechnic teams from all over the world will go head-to-head in the annual fireworks championships in Blackpool this September. Top class teams from Australia, Slovakia and the United States will compete for the coveted title, with displays taking place over four Friday nights starting on the 9th of September. A brand new winner will be crowned this… READ MORE