What's On In and Around Blackpool

Today to Fri 28 Oct, by distance closest first.

Blackpool Illuminations switch on times September 2022

See the famous 2022 Blackpool Lights every night until January 2nd 2023 Full program of switch on times at www.loveblackpool.uk/blackpool-illuminations-switch-on-times.
Blackpool promenade from Starr Gate to Bispham miles of delight FY1 4BJ Details >
Today

Blackpool World Fireworks Competition 2022

Fabulous fireworks displays with teams from around the globe. Probably the best seaside fireworks displays in the country, and the Illuminations are on at the same time.
Tower Festival Headland Blackpool and North Pier FY1 4BJ Details >
Sat 1 Oct, Sat 15 Oct, Fri 28 Oct

Blackpool Illuminations switch on times October 2022

See the famous Blackpool Lights every night until January 2nd 2023 Full program of switch on times at www.loveblackpool.uk/blackpool-illuminations-switch-on-times.
Blackpool promenade from Starr Gate to Bispham miles of delight FY1 4BJ Details >
Sat 1 Oct to Mon 31 Oct

Twelfth Night

A hilarious story of heartbreak, hoaxes and hidden identities. We bring Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night to life on stage in just 90 minutes.
Blackpool Grand Theatre 33 Churchstreet FY1 1HT Details >
Today and Sat 1 Oct

An Audience with Wayne Sleep

Wayne Sleep looks back over a glittering career spanning five decades, with a little bit of dance and the unique opportunity of a Q&A.
The Grand Theatre Blackpool FY1 1HT Details >
Mon 10 Oct

Beauty and the Beast Ballet

Join Ballet Theatre UK with one of the most enchanting love stories of all time, “Beauty and the Beast”.
Blackpool Grand Theatre, 33 Church Street, Blackpool FY1 1HT Details >
Fri 14 Oct

The Gin & Rum Festival - Blackpool

Join the fun and discover a unique experience that celebrates the best of Gin and Rum and promises the party of the year.
Winter Gardens Blackpool, 97 Church St, Blackpool FY1 1HL Details >
Sat 1 Oct

The Gin and Rum Festival - Blackpool

The Gin and Rum Festival - Blackpool The Gin & Rum Festival are returning to a city near you! Only this year we're BIGGER and BETTER as we bring a taste of Mexico with us! New for 2022 is our themed Tequila bar!
Blackpool Winter Gardens 97 Church Street FY1 1HL Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Paranormal & Psychic Event with Celebrity Psychic Marcus Starr

4 October 2022 Paranormal Investigations & Psychic Mediumship with Celebrity Psychic Medium Marcus Starr @ The Grand Hotel Blackpool £20 Per Ticket 7pm until Late Address:
Grand Hotel Blackpool, Front, North Promenade Sea, Blackpool, Lancashire FY1 2JQ Details >
Tue 4 Oct

Circus Of Horrors

For the First time in over 2 years the Circus of Horrors is back with its latest incarnation ‘THE WITCH’ – A sensational new Phantasmagoria which encompasses amazing & beautifully bizarre Circus acts
The Globe Blackpool Pleasure Beach FY4 1EZ Details >
Thu 27 Oct to Mon 31 Oct

FREE taster session with the Lytham St Annes Rock Choir

If you have always wanted to join a choir locally, you can! The Lytham St Annes Rock Choir is led by choir leader Luke Freeney.
Fairhaven United Reformed Church(The White Church), 22a Clifton Drive, Lytham St Annes FY8 1AX Details >
Tue 4 Oct, Tue 11 Oct, and more dates until Tue 15 Nov

Autumn Exhibition

Art Exhibition: art by Lytham St Annes Art Society.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes FY8 5LE Details >
Today to Sun 2 Oct

Local War Memorials

Heritage Exhibition by Lytham Heritage Group.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes FY8 5LE Details >
Tue 4 Oct to Sun 6 Nov

FREE taster session with the Southport Rock Choir

Ever wondered if there is a 'local ladies choir near me or nearby'? The Southport Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Luke Freeney.
The Prince of Wales Hotel, Lord Street, Southport PR8 1JS Details >
Wed 5 Oct, Wed 12 Oct, and more dates until Wed 16 Nov

FREE taster session with the Southport Rock Choir

If you are wanting to find a choir you'll find just what you were looking for with us in the Rock Choir. Your local Southport choir is run by singer/pianist Luke Freeney.
The Cedar Room, Southbank Road, Southport PR8 6JH Details >
Mon 3 Oct, Mon 10 Oct, and more dates until Mon 21 Nov

Live Entertainment Dance Craze DJ Vinny Playing Scooter Anthems

Live Entertainment Dance Craze DJ Vinny Playing Scooter Anthems Join us for an evening of music from DJ Vinny blasting out the very best Scooter anthems loved by mods including Ska, Reggae, Mod, Mowtown, 2 Tone and Northern Soul.
The White Bull, Garstang Road, Bilsborrow, Preston PR3 0RE Details >
Today

North of England Orchid Show

Come and see the wonderful blooms and colours of the world of orchids, many many different types of orchids in the hundreds on display,usually there are orchid traders to buy an orchid or two you may
BARTON - LANCASHIRE  - BARTON VILLAGE HALL PR3 5AA Details >
Sat 1 Oct

The Big Jump

Our annual skydive day is back for 2022. Imagine leaving your worries behind you and skydiving from 10,000 feet. Feeling the thrill and adrenaline as you jump and soar through the skies.
Hillam Lane, Cockerham, Lancaster LA2 0DY Details >
Sat 1 Oct

The Houghton Weavers

The Houghton Weavers THE HOUGHTON WEAVERS promise a fun-packed, sing-a-long family show with great music and funny stories galore!
Preston Playhouse, Market St West, Preston PR1 2HB Details >
Fri 28 Oct

Join our choir in Ormskirk/Maghull for a FREE taster session

Are you looking to learn to sing? Your friendly local Ormskirk choir is run by vocal teacher Luke Freeney.
Toby Carvery, County Road, Ormskirk L39 1NN Details >
Wed 5 Oct, Wed 12 Oct, and more dates until Wed 16 Nov

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