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Blackpool’s beautiful Grand Theatre offers a packed year-round programme of live performance including opera, ballet, plays, comedies, musicals, contemporary dance, fun children’s shows and, of course, pantomime!

At Blackpool’s heart is the beautiful, newly refurbished St John’s – a tree-lined cosmopolitan space with a fantastic Wave statue - which hosts a variety of events and entertainment throughout the year.

There’s always something to see at the wonderfully ornate Winter Gardens, including the opulent Empress Ballroom, which attracts top bands and artists, and the amazing Opera House - one of the largest stages in Europe and a great venue for hit musical shows

Taking over the town of Blackpool for 10 days each February, Showzam! is the UK’s only festival dedicated to the dazzling worlds of circus, magic and new variety.

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Blackpool Pleasure Beach

There's something for everyone at Pleasure Beach Theme Park / Amusement Park, Blackpool. There are over 125 rides and attractions. The theme park / amusement park has everything from thrilling white-knuckle rides - the Big Dipper, Grand National and the Avalanche - to more leisurely cruises around the River Caves and Alice's Wonderland. There's the world's first interactive maze and, especially for kids - Beaver Creek Theme Park, home to Bradley Beaver and his very own Log Flume.

Address: Pleasure Beach Blackpool Lancashire England FY4 1EZ
Tel: 0871 222 1234

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Blackpool Tower

Blackpool Tower is a tourist attraction in Blackpool, Lancashire in England which was opened to the public on 14 May 1894. Inspired by the Eiffel Tower in Paris it rises to 158m (518 ft 9 inches). The Tower is a member of the World Federation of Great Towers.

Address: Blackpool Tower & Circus The Promenade Blackpool FY1 4BJ
Tel: 01253 622 242

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Blackpool Zoo

Blackpool Zoo is top of the list of where to go and what to do in Lancashire. With over 1500 animals, it's a great family day out. Fun and wild animals combine for a memorable, value for money day out.

Address: Blackpool Zoo East Park Drive Blackpool Lancashire FY3 8PP
Tel: 01253 830 830

Blackpool Central Pier

With its array of attractions, amusements, shows and shopping, Central Pier is at the heart of the Blackpool coastline.

Address: Central Pier Promenade Blackpool Lancashire FY1 5BB
Tel: 01253 623422

Blackpool North Pier

The Blackpool North Pier is more than just an historic pier, there is so much to do for the whole family.

Address: The North Pier The Promenade Blackpool Lancashire FY1 1NE
Tel: 01253 623304

Blackpool South Pier

The pier now contains numerous rides including dodgems, Crazy Mouse and a waltzer, the Laughing Donkey Family Bar, which has live entertainment, a Kiddies Ride Arena, as well as the Adrenaline Zone which houses: "Skycoaster", a freefalling swing at a height of 38 m (124 ft 8 in); "Skyscreamer", a Reverse Bungee ride; "Spider Mountain", a multi-storey climbing spiders web; and "Maxibounce", an acrobatic, safety harnessed trampoline.

Address: South Pier Promenade BLACKPOOL LANCS FY4 1BB
Tel: 01253 292029

Club Sanuk Blackpool

Club Sanuk Blackpool the ultimate in uk clubbing experience it's home to the worlds biggest Celebrities and Superstar DJ’s. Here you will find everything to create your perfect weekend away in Blackpool from special online Guest lists, to organizing your hen and stag weekend they are available for private hire to suite any kind of event!

Address: 168-170 Promenade Blackpool FY1 1RE
Tel: 01253 292900

Funny Girls

Funny Girls is a burlesque cabaret showbar on the North Shore of Blackpool, Lancashire, the cast comprise male dancers, and drag performers.

Address: Funny Girls 5 Dickson Road Blackpool Lancashire United Kingdom FY1 2AX
Tel: 0844 247 3866

Grand Theatre Blackpool

The Grand Theatre, Blackpool is one of Britain’s premier heritage theatres.

Address: 33 Church Street Blackpool FY1 1HT
Tel: 01253 290111

Louis Tussaud's Waxworks Blackpool

Rub shoulders with A-List celebrities, meet your favourite pop & rock stars,
stand alongside royalty, politicians and historical figures, play a starring role with
movie legends and come face to face with sporting heroes - all on five fame-filled floors!

Address: 85-89 Promenade Blackpool Lancashire FY1 5AA
Tel: 01253 625 953

Odeon Cinema Blackpool

Odeon Blackpool is a 10 screen cinema located on Festival Park, Facilities on Festival Park include McDonalds, Frankie & Benny’s, The Swift Hound pub & Bannatyne’s Health Club.

Address: ODEON Blackpool, Blackpool, Rigby Road, Lancs. FY1 5EP
Tel: 0871 22 44 007

Sandcastle Waterpark

Sandcastle Waterpark is one of Blackpool's leading tourist attractions. The Waterpark features over 18 slides and attractions including water slides, fun pools, wave machine, lazy river, water chutes, burger bars, snack bars, arcades, swim shop and much much more. So, if you're looking for things to do in Blackpool and fancy a great day out make sure you visit the Sandcastle Waterpark.

Address: South Beach Blackpool Lancashire FY4 1BB
Tel: 01253 343 602

Sea Life Centre

One of the UK's best Seaside aquariums. Discover the underwater world at SEA LIFE Blackpool.


Showzam Festival

Showzam is a ten day festival of circus, magic and new variety that runs every year in the town during February, coinciding -with the school half term holidays.

Address: Showzam visitBlackpool 1 Clifton Street Blackpool FY1 1LY
Tel: 01253 478222

Syndicate Nightclub Blackpool


The Biggest Party In the North !! The Syndicate is the UK's biggest club. With three different levels to please everyone! They have the largest revolving dancefloor in Europe.

Address: Syndicate Nightclub Church Street Blackpool Lancs. FY1 3PR
Tel: 01253 753 222

Winter Gardens and Opera House Blackpool

The Winter Gardens is a unique venue, offering one of the largest theatre stages in the country. The Winter Gardens centre offers 12 very unique self-contained venues including the country’s largest theatre Opera House.

Address: Winter Gardens & Opera House Theatre 97 Church Street Blackpool Lancashire England FY1 1HL
Tel: 01253 625252