Blackpool has everything .. from waterslides and white knuckle rides to casinos, theatres
There is plenty to do during the day for all of the family. There is no doubt why Blackpool is one of the Uk's favourite destinations. With a fabulous 7 mile promenade to take a stroll, to the razzle and dazzle of theshows, to thrills and spills on the Pleasure Beach, there is certainly something to suit everyone.
|February 2013||Mooky & Mr Booo's International Circus Carnival
Showzam - 21 Feb 2013 to 21 Feb 2013
A varied and scintillating selection of the best in new variety and cabaret on the North Pier featuring the musical genius and Sex Symbol Earl Okin. Earl Okin returns to Blackpool in his one man show after his triumphant appearance in Miss Behave’s Variety Nighty in 2013.
|March 2013||Blackpool International Hair and Beauty Festival -
Mid-March, Major Championships
and trade fair, taking place at the Winter Gardens every year.
|April 2013||Easter, with it's Bank Holiday
Junior Dance Festival - mid-April, important dancing competition held at the prestigious Tower Ballroom
|May 2013||Blackpool 10 km Promenade Fun Run -
mid-May, a popular event supporting a number of local charities and
attracting a broad
spectrum of runners, many of which dress up in colourful costumes. The Fun Run passes many landmarks along the way and
takes in much of the promenade Festival of Puppetry and Visual Theatre - mid-May, with workshops, theatrical events and exhibitions.
Dance Festival - late May - the British Latin-American and Ballroom Dancing Championships, hosted at the Winter Gardens and always attracting large crowds.
Blackpool Marathon and Half Marathon - early June,
starting at 09:00 at the Blackpool Tower and passing the seafront,
|July 2013||Town Criers' Championships - mid-July,
competition in the town centre,
where the loudest voice wins.
Fireworks Championships first weekend of
Beachvolleyball: We pride ourselves to be the host
of one of the teams, very sportive people who will deserve your
admiration for the
Pier to Pier Race - mid-October, many local athletes
take part in this well-supported race, which lasts approximately 15 km /
First weekend: end of the Illumminations, come and
see the Fireworks that come with that!
Christmas Panto - December to January, popular
seasonal pantomime featuring a number of celebrities, taking place at