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What's on in Blackpool?

There are so many sights and things to do in Blackpool you're spoilt for choice. One visit would never be enough to do everything, but our handy list of events and things to see should make an great starting point. We're always keeping this bang up to date to bring you fresh ideas and the best value offers, so do keep an eye on this section as well as our blog and current deals.

Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Festival Weekend!
Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Festival Weekend!  
Blackpool Illuminations sees this seaside city of fun still buzzing with excitement and laughter long after other resorts have gone into winter hibernation.   At 10 kilometers long and using over one million bulbs the Blackpool Illuminations are an awesome spectacle. Every year there is a Switch On concert with a celebrity to Switch On the Illuminations. In 2014 the Switch On was actually a Switch On weekend. With Friday´s Switch On being performed by Peter Kay, supported by a ... Full Details
Blackpool Illuminations 2015
Blackpool Illuminations 2015  
Blackpool Illuminations is Britain’s most famous light show and one of the most iconic sights in British culture.   On November 9th we dimmed the Lights for another year. This season we saw the arrival of the much loved Alice’s Garden co-designed by Illuminations creative curator Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, along with other arrivals including Brain Box, The Bradshaws and many more. If you missed out this year, take a look out our gallery that showcases some of the best images of our... Full Details
Blackpool’s World Fireworks Championships
Blackpool’s World Fireworks Championships  
The World Fireworks Championships will light up the skies above Blackpool once again in 2015.   The event will gather together the crème de la crème of the world’s firework elite and promises a mouth-watering series of shows with jaw-dropping entertainment for all the family – and a great opportunity for visitors to take an extended weekend break.   All displays subject to suitable weather conditions.   Dates 11th September   18th September   ... Full Details
Blackpool Comic Con
Blackpool Comic Con  
The first ever Blackpool Comic Con coming 12th September 2015   The Comic Con Co Ltd will bring your favourite stars of Film, TV and Comic Books as well as a whole host of fun activities including photo shoots with the stars, panels, autograph sessions, cos play, retro gaming and hundreds of stalls full of memorabilia to browse. All here at Wintergardens Blackpool for the most interactive Convention ever! 12 September 2015 10:00 AM - Blackpool Winter Gardens  ... Full Details
Festive Food and Flower Show
Festive Food and Flower Show  
The National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies will be celebrating the festive season by incorporating food in all its wonderful forms into their show. Watch culinary experts demonstrate in the Taste Theatre, enjoy delicious samples from the purveyors of good food and stock up with all your goodies for the festive period.... Full Details
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