5 men dressed as 5 Osmond brothers.

The Osmonds - A New Musical

Now, for the first time, you can see this sensational new musical and relive one of the world’s biggest ever boybands. The Osmonds: A new musical tells the official story from Jay Osmond about the five brothers from Utah.

29 March - 2 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

The 4 members of Jersey Beats tribute in red suits.

The Jersey Beats - Oh What a Nite!

A show celebrating the music of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons! Originally conceived and produced by the Viva Blackpool team, ‘Oh What A Nite!’ is one of Viva's most popular productions appealing to a wide range of audiences and ages.

1 January to 8 November 2022, mainly Tuesdays
Viva

Poster with written

Viva...Voulez-vous!

With all the hits you love to sing along to from their chart-topping career, this is ABBA but not as you ‘Knowing me, Knowing you’ know it. A tribute by the talented Viva cast.

9 February to 7 November 2022, mainly Thursdays or Mondays
Viva

3

Funny Girls Spring Show

Adults Only

The famous Funny Girls group presents their Spring Show. A lively and funny way to start the year! Funny Girls burlesque cabaret show appeared on the Royal Variety Performance twice!

Mostly Wednesdays, Thursdays and Weekends 28 January - 22 May 2022
Funny Girls

Big sign 'Viva The Vegas Variety Show with picture of Viva's stars.

Viva's BIG Vegas Night Out!

This is a great Vegas style production – with a variety of music from show numbers, suitable for anyone looking for a good time, great laughs – great for groups, parties and occasions.

Saturdays 5 February to 12 November 2022
Viva

4 men with climbing equipment, secured on the lift hill of the Big One rollercoaster.

Walk the Big One

Walk the lift hill of one of the world's tallest rollercoasters! Experience an escorted climb to the 235 feet summit of the big one.

Some Fridays from 25 March to 10 June 2022
Pleasure Beach

Poster of the Grangsta Granny show, showing a young boy and his grandma wearing masks and carrying bags with jewels.

Gangsta Granny

David Walliams Gangsta Granny Live on Stage. It’s Friday night and Ben knows that means only one thing – staying with Granny!

31 March to 3 April 2022
The Grand Theatre

Drawing of a fast  steam engine.

Soul Train

Harking back to the wonderful days when the dance floor was king, the show features a fun presentation of 60s and 70s soul classics. From early soul days of Tamla Motown, Stax and Atlantic records though to disco and beyond.

Friday 1 April 2022
Viva

Drawing of a Circus Tent with

Goldilocks and the Three bears

Betty Barnum's Circus is down on its luck. Audiences are dwindling and the wicked Baron Bumble is demanding ever increasing rents. Join Goldilocks, Mumbles and the madcap circus gang as they battle to save their big top.vBut all seems lost until they meet 3 amazing bears. All the laughter of a pantomime.

3, 10, 18 April, 1, 29 May 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Somebody playing guitar, people dancing

Seven Drunken Nights

Direct from the West End, the Seven Drunken Nights returns to theatres. It tells the story of The Dubliners career spanning 50 years and invoke the spirit of Ronnie Drew, Luke Kelly, Barney McKenna, John Sheahan, Ciaran Bourke and Jim McCann

Wednesday 6 April 2022
Grand Theatre

Julian Clary portrait

Julian Clary - Born to mince

Age 16+

Julian Clary brings his brand new tour Born To Mince! "Are you ready for some filth? I know I am. Time once again for me to sally forth and pleasure the provinces with my particular brand of saucy innuendo."

Friday 8 April 2022
The Grand Theatre

Nya King in a grey dance and singing,

The Whitney Houston Experience

Nya King is officially the UK’s No.1 tribute to Whitney, as authentic and realistic as you’ll ever hear – with all the hits from her idol. This is a show filled with emotion from an incredibly talented vocalist.

Friday 8 April 2022
Viva

The Lathums band in front of the Blackpool Tower.

The Lathums

Fast-rising, poetic indie four piece The Lathums have announced news of a very special one-off show. Their performance will include I’ll Get By and How Beautiful Life Can Be.

Saturday 9 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Empress Ballroom

Picture of an Egyption woman head, with hieroglyph in the backgroound.

Aida

The Russian State Opera Presents premiere of Aida. Music by Giuseppe Verdi sung in Italian with English surtitles. Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a live Orchestra numbering over 30 musicians.

Sunday 10 April 2022
The Grand Theatre

A stage purple curtain with

Alice in Easterland

Viva Blackpool and Jon Conway productions are proud to present ‘Alice in Easterland – The Easter Bunny’s Magical Adventure. Featuring Alice in Wondeland, the Mad Hatter, the Easter Bunny and many more familiar characters.

10 to 19 April 2022
Viva

Footloose cast singing and dancing on stage.

Footloose

Based on the 1980s screen sensation which took the world by storm, Footloose musical sizzles with spirit, fun and the best in UK musical talent, with cutting edge modern choreography.

11 - 16 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

The 4 members of the group

Bowling for Soup

The Texan crown princes of pop punk will be jetting back to their home away from home to embark on their first ever UK tour completely focused on seaside towns.

12 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Empress Ballroom

Big sign 'Viva The Vegas Variety Show with picture of Viva's stars.

Viva...Vegas Cabaret Variety Show!

This is an amazing Vegas style production – with a variety of music from show numbers, to all kinds of hit music from across the decades, all performed with sequins, feathers and class.

Wednesdays 13 April to 9 November 2022
Viva

Kinky boots cast on stage, singing.

Kinky Boots

Winner of six Tony Awards including Best Musical, Kinky Boots features a joyous, Tony-winning score by Cyndi Lauper and a hilarious, uplifting book by four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein.

13 - 16 April 2022
The Grand Theatre

Roy Chubby laughing.

Roy 'Chubby' Brown

Adults Only

After 50 years in show business Roy Chubby Brown has proven himself time and time again! 2,000 plus live shows worldwide and countless original songs and millions of fans are testimony to the face that he is “Britain’s King of Comedy”.

15 April, 11 June 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

A drawing of a castle with a pink roof, a lion on the top and a wizard on the top left.

The Sound of the Sixties

This is an evening of entertainment not to be missed, featuring the legendary Johnnie Casson. The fabulous Victoria Roberts is the compare for the night and is joined by joined by Rock n Roll band 'The Geriatrics', 'The Legend of Barry White'and the soulful voices of 'The Supreme Dreamgirls'.

16 April 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Ken Webster in a brown long suit.

Ken Webster Comedy Hypnotist

Adults Only

e's ache at Webster’s unique brand of humour. Enjoy up to 3 hours of pure comedy gold. The world’s only interactive hypnotic experience.

16 April to 5 November 2022
Pleasure Beach - Horseshoe

Picture of Clive Webb, Danny Adams and Mick Potts in a museum.

Cirque Du Hilarious: Fright in the museum

Danny & Mick & their dad Clive have decided they don’t make enough money from their circus, so they get themselves part time jobs as night watchmen in the museum to make ends meet. However, things do not go according to plan when they disturb the ‘Ancient Custard Pie’ and release the ‘Phantom of Slapstick’.

17, 18 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

A picture of PJ Proby.

An evening with PJ Proby

A special evening with the legendary P.J.Proby with special guest Comedy Legend Mr Johnnie Casson and the 7 piece band under the direction of Mr Andy Mudd.

Sunday 17 April 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Chris Connor dressed and singing as Elvis Presley.

World Famous Elvis Show - Chris Connor

Voted by the first ever world wide Elvis Presley fan poll as - The greatest Elvis Tribute in the World ! - awarded in Memphis.If you were not lucky enough to see Elvis live, you will walk away from this concert feeling that you have!

Monday 18 April 2022
Viva

A sign sayintg

Animal Farm

The animals of Manor Farm drive out the farmer and run the farm themselves. A revolution. And then what? Then freedom. Every animal will be free. George Orwell’s world-famous fable tells the story of a revolution and its aftermath.

19 to 23 April 2022
The Grand Theatre

January Butler, as Celine Dion, singing in a beautiful white and pink dress.

Celine - My heart will go on

Experience the ultimate Celine Dion tribute Concert as it tours across the UK. Starring January Butler as ‘Celine Dion’ and an outstanding live band, the audience are taken on a magical ride through four decades of hits.

Thursday 21 April 2022
Viva

4 people with climding equipment and black face masks on the wooden track of the  Big Dipper rollercoaster.

Walk the Woodie

Walk the Big Dipper, the classic wooden rollercoaster built in 1923! Experience an escorted climb to the summit.

Some Thursdays from 21 April to 7 July 2022
Pleasure Beach

Poster of Diversity cast, all handling mobiles phones or tablets.
Diversity

After nine sell out UK tours, and countless television and live performances, Diversity have announced one of their biggest UK tours. Ashley has created a new show, ‘Connected’, which centres around the world of social media and the internet.

22 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Justine, as Tina, on stage with her band.
Totally Tina

Come shake a tail feather with the UK’s favourite Tina Turner spectacular...aka Justine Riddoch and her talented cast. Supported by her band and dancing girls in sequins, feathers and diamonds, Justine is Tina (a National Tribute Music Awards winner since 2013).

Saturday 23 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Big sign 'Justin Live' with a picture of Justin on top of it.

Justin Live - The big tour

Age 3+

Come and see CBeebies superstar and children’s favourite Justin Fletcher live on stage in an all-singing, all-dancing extravaganza.

Sunday 24 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Hundreds of runners on the Blackpool promenade.

Festival Marathon & Half-Marathon

5k, 10k, half-marathon and marathon on the promenade. The run is very flat for the PB chaser's out there. Race facilities include bottled water stations approximately every 3 miles, toilets located at regular intervals, chip timing, full race commentary, full medical support and an amazing finishers medal.

Sunday 24 April 2022
Promenade

Ralph Fiennes dressed in winter coat with snow and ice on it.

Sir Ranulph Fiennes

Sir Ranulph Fiennes has been named by The Guinness Book of Records as ‘the world’s greatest living explorer; inspiring generations and risking life and limb in some of the most ambitious private expeditions ever undertaken.

Monday 25 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Johannes Radebe dresses as a South African shaman.

Johannes Radebe: Freedom

TV dancing sensation and international champion Johannes Radebe is known for making a splash with his explosive routines on Strictly Come Dancing - his debut tour, Freedom, will be no exception! Johannes will take you on his journey from growing up in South Africa, to travelling the world.

Tuesday 26 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

A painting showing people dancing on the tower ballroom.

The 'Spring Saver' Northern Soul and Motwon Weekender

28 hours of your favourite soul sounds from the legendary venues: The Twisted Wheel, Blackpool Mecca and Wigan Casino. Now in two rooms.

28 April to 1 May 2022
The Tower

Picture of Trixie Mattel playing guitar. Yellow background.

Trixie Mattel: Grown Up

Age 14+

Queen Trixie Mattel will be heading to the Opera House Blackpool this year as part of the One Woman Show tour. She is not only a major pop culture figure but a stand up comedian and musician with talents that defy classification.

Friday 29 April 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Portrait of Franke Allen.

Frankie Allen 'Live in Blackpool'

The UK’s Most Feared Comedian brings his no-holds-barred comedy roadshow to Blackpool for one night only.

Satruday 30 April 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Jason Manford
Jason Manford: Like Me

He’s back! It’s been a busy few years for Jason Manford since his last smash-hit stand up show. ‘Like Me’ is Jason’s latest comic offering set to hit road, and is sure to be ‘expert observational comedy’ (The Guardian) mixed with ‘comic gold’ (Mail on Sunday).

Sunday 1 May 2022
The Grand Theatre

Popster of
Private Peaceful

From the author of War Horse, Michael Morpurgo’s Private Peaceful Adapted by Simon Reade. Set against the epic backdrop of WW1, we join 18 year old Private Tommo Peaceful in the trenches as he takes us on a journey through his most cherished memories and tells his story of courage, devotion, family and friendship.

2 to 7 May 2022
The Grand Theatre

The 4 members of the band

Foals

The new tour of Foals|: Yannis Philippakis (vocals/guitar), Jimmy Smith (guitar), Jack Bevan (drums) and Edwin Congreave (keys).

5 - 6 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Empress Ballroom

Shawn Klush, Dean Z & Cody Slaughter dressed as the King, singing in front od the american flag.

Elvis Tribute Artist World Tour


Direct from the USA, the biggest and best Elvis show in the world is back! Starring three ‘Ultimate Elvis Tribute’ World Champions: Shawn Klush, Dean Z & Cody Slaughter.

Friday 6 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Poster showing the artists of the pantomine in costume.

Sleeping with Beauty

Adults Only

Starring Hollyoaks & Waterloo Road’s Ben-Ryan Davies as the Prince! Back for more hilarious antics are the cracking top UK comic Liam Mellor as Jangles & the fabulous and filthy Jimmy Burton-Iles as Queen Lusious Le-Coq. Leave the kids at home and get your tickets for this fun & filthy show for one night only.

7 May 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Poster of the band, all members against a black background.

UB40

UB40, formed in 1978, has had more than 50 singles in the UK Singles Chart. The band released their latest album, 'For The Many', in 2019. Enjoy the concert by the famous band at the Empress Ballroom.

Saturday 7 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Empress Ballroom

Turquoise trainers with

10K Fun Run

The Beaverbrooks Blackpool 10k Fun Run is back along the promenade. The Fun Run is suitable for both new and experienced runners, anyone from the age of 11 upwards can take part and there's a wheelchair category too.

Sunday 8 May 2022
Promenade

An stage with the musical instruments and a poster with the name of the show as backdrop.
Legends of American Country Show

The multi-award-winning show “The Legends of American Country” is coming to Blackpool’s Grand Theatre for a night of toe-tapping country classics.

Sunday 8 May 2022
The Grand Theatre

Picture of Dominic Kirwan on the right,

Dominic Kirwan

Ireland’s International Hit recording Star, Dominic Kirwan, takes to the road again. Presently celebrating 30 years in the music industry and having released his latest album ‘Time Of My Life”.

Sunday 8 May 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Picture of Pasquale as the character Frank Spencer.
Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em

Hilarious mishaps and DIY disasters are bringing the house down, quite literally, as Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em hits the road with Joe Pasquale. Based on the TV series by Raymond Allen.

10 -14 May 2022
The Grand Theatre

Micahel Kiwanuka seated.

Michael Kiwanuka

Age 14+

Michael Kiwanuka’s third album, KIWANUKA, is out now through Polydor Records. It is the follow-up to Michael’s number 1 second album, Love & Hate, released back in July 2016.

13 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Empress Ballroom

On the left, picture of Katie Hopkins aginst an Union flag. On the right, picture of Alex Belfield with an

Katie Hopkins & Alex Belfield

Katie Hopkins is best known as the Apprentice who fired Lord Sugar. Outspoken about everything, the Daily Mail titled her the Biggest B***ch in Britain. They’re not PC but totally LOL

13 to 15 May 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Lionel on stge seen from backstage. Audience in front of him.

Lionel

A first class Tribute to Lionel Richie from the creators of… ‘Talon – The Best of Eagles’ . Malcolm Pitt delivers a powerhouse and breathtaking performance in this theatre production.

Friday 13 May 2022
Viva

Picture of John Barrowman with his name written next to him.

John Barrowman I am what I am

John Barrowman has mapped out a very successful career on both sides of the Atlantic. ‘I Am What I Am - West End to Broadway ‘is a celebration of career highlights but also a magical journey through the very best of musical theatre.

Saturday 14 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Craig Revel Horwood in a pink evening suit.
Craig Revel Horwood

Join Craig as he talks about his life from Australia to the West End to Strictly, reveals a wealth of backstage gossip with his trademark wit and candour, and gives a very special performance.

Sunday 15 May 2022
The Grand Theatre

Alan Partridge

Alan Partridge: Stratagem

Over a multi-decade broadcasting career, Alan Partridge has brought delight to. Join Alan, live on stage, (though patrons are asked not to join Alan live on stage) as he brings Stratagem.

Tuesday 17 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Black poster with a picture of Elvis Presley, the title of the show written in Golden letters and small pictures of tributes to Elvis.

Follow that Dream

The inaugural UK Elvis Tribute Artist Championships and Festival brings together Elvis fans from all over the UK and Internationally for 3 days of Elvis.

Friday 20 May 2022
Viva

Portrait of Oti Mabuse

Oti Mabuse - I am

Strictly Come Dancing and The Greatest Dancer reigning champion OTI MABUSE is creating a show like no other in 2022.. This is an explosive night of dance and music that will set your heart racing.

21 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Poster of the Dreamboats and Petticoats show.

Dreamboats and Petticoats

1950s heartthrob Marty Wilde takes to the road again in Dreamboats and Petticoats. Joining Marty are pals Eden Kane and Mark Wynter with special guest Roxy Wilde and his long serving band, The Wildcats.

Sunday 22 May 2022
The Grand Theatre

Drawing of Russel Brand signing authographs.

Russel Brand

Age 16+

Russell Brand performing stand up on the strangeness of the last 18 months: what have we learned and not learned? And how do you ‘get back to normal’ if you’ve never been normal?

Monday 23 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

10 professional dancers posing in coulourful outfits.

Stricly Come Dancing: The professionals

Strictly Come Dancing: The Professionals will return with another amazing line-up of pro dancers full of glitz and glamour: Dianne Buswell, Nadiya Bychkova, Graziano Di Prima, Karen Hauer, Katya Jones, Neil Jones, Gorka Marquez, Luba Mushtuk, Johannes Radebe and Kai Widdrington.

25 - 26 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Portrait of Tony Hadley superimposed on many pictures of him across the years.

Tony Hadley 40th Anniversary tour

Celebrating four decades since Tony first released music with his former band Spandau Ballet (originally planned for 2020), the tour, which will see Tony perform with his band ‘The Fabulous TH Band’.

Friday 27 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Picture of Cheryl Blaker, Mike Nolan and Jay Aston in dresses looking as if made of newspapers.

The Fizz!

The sounds of the eighties – from the Eurovision champions (and favourites!) With performances from Cheryl Baker, Mike Nolan and Jay Aston – music and memories will come flooding back from when these stars ruled Europe.

Friday 27 May 2022
Viva

Portrait of Rob Bekett

Rob Beckett - Wallop!

The comedian Rob Beckett is back on tour with a brand-new stand-up show, this time he’s bringing support. It’s been a busy few years for the Mouth of the South and he’s coming to see you to fill you in and make you laugh.

Friday 27 May 2022
The Grand Theatre

Sooty, Soo and Sweep.

The Sooty Show

Age 3

Izzy Wizzy Lets get busy - Its The Sooty Show! Direct from Citv, Sooty heads home to Blackpool in a fabulous fun show to delight the whole family.

28 May, 22 August 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Sarah Millican wearing a colourful dress.

Sarah Millican: Bobby Dazzler

The hilarious comedian Sarah Millican is back on tour with a Bobby Dazzler of a new stand-up show. Sarah has spent the last year writing jokes and growing her backside. She can’t wait to make you laugh.

Saturday 28 May 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Picture of the Icon ride at night.

Late Night Riding

Pleasure Beach will be keeping all the rides open until 10 pm. And, ‘FY4 CLUB DJ’ will be putting on sets next to the Spectacular Dancing Water Fountains from 4 pm right up until 10 pm!

28 May to 29 October 2022
Pleasure Beach

Portrait of Count Arthur Strong

Count Arthur Strong

From his breakthrough, Edinburgh Fringe show ‘Forgotten Egypt’ in 2002, to talk about himself in 2022. Arthur has two decades of memories from his ten national tours,15 years of his multi Award-winning radio show and three series of his BAFTA-nominated TV sitcom.

Sunday 29 May 2022
The Grand Theatre

Women eyes with golden make-up showing women singing.

The Cher Show

Goddess warrior of pop turned Hollywood royalty, the Grammy®, Oscar®, Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning Queen of re-invention has conquered it all. The Cher Show tells the incredible story of Cher’s meteoric rise to fame.

31 May to 4 June 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Cast of the summer show on stage in swimming suits.

Funny Girls Summer Show

Adults Only

The famous Funny Girls group presents their Summer Show. Summary and Lively! Funny Girls burlesque cabaret show appeared on the Royal Variety Performance twice!

3 June to 18 September 2022
Funny Girls

Poster with top of tower in rainbow colours and Pride Blackpool written next to it.

Blackpool Pride LGBT+

Pride by the seaside! Blackpool Pride strives to be accessible for all. Whatever your age, race, sexuality or colour, Blackpool Pride welcomes you!

Saturday 4 June 2022
Various locations - Queen Street

Red Hot Chilli pipers on stage. Red tartans, socks
Red Hot Chilli Pipers

The Red Hot Chilli Pipers are the most famous bagpipe band in the world. A fusion of Rock/Pop anthems and traditional Scottish music which they call 'BagRock'.

Sunday 5 June 2022
The Grand Theatre

Mrs Brown portrait

Mrs Brown's Boys

The Award-Winning Brendan O’Carroll and Mrs. Brown’s Boys have announced their live return to theatres. Mrs. Brown’s Boys promises to take audiences on an exhilarating and side-splitting adventure.

6 to 8 June 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Jane McDonald on stage in a white dress

Jane McDonald Live in Concert

One of the nation’s best-loved entertainers, is back with her phenomenal new live show. he BAFTA award-winning star of Cruising with Jane McDonald and Jane & Friends always delivers a stunning performance.

10 - 11 June 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Old black and white picture of Lee Cadman.

An evening with Lee Cadman

Vocalist Lee Cadman hails from Wigan and has been entertaining professionally for over 20 years. Starting out as a Pontin’s Bluecoat, Lee is always in demand and has performed worldwide and is also well known for his amazing impersonations of Robbie Williams and Neil Diamond.

11 June, 17 July, 6 August, 10 September, 8 October 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

A band singing on stage.

Magic of Motown

The Magic of Motown, now in its 13th year and seen by over a million people, it’s no surprise that this show is one of the biggest success stories in British theatre history.

Sunday 12 June 2022
The Grand Theatre

Pink poster with

Rise and Fall of Little Voice

One of Britain’s greatest modern plays. The Olivier Award-Winning comedy-drama from Jim Cartwright has earned international acclaim across the globe.

13 to 18 June 2022
The Grand Theatre

G C Cameron

Blackpool International Soul Festival

Age 14+

The international Soul Festival is back in Blackpool with legendary names.

17 to 19 June 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Portrait of Alex Belfield with a picture of Blackpool's promenade in the background.

Alex Belfield

After 25 years in broadcasting & touring LIVE, Alex Belfield found himself in Lockdown. It was then that he launched 'The Voice Of Reason' on YouTube from his mother's back bedroom.

Saturdays 18 June, 16 July, 6 Augut, 10 September, 8 October, 5 November 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Electric Dreams band performing in 80's outfits.

80s Live

It’s time for the ultimate throwback decade – 80s Live! ‘Electric Dreams’ perform over two dozen chart-topping anthems from artists including Duran Duran, Culture Club, Kim Wilde, Rick Astley, Tears for Fears, Wham and more!

Sunday 19 June 2022
The Grand Theatre

Poster based on Jurassic film's poster, showing a profile of a T-Rex in a blue circle, surrounded by fern leaves and 'Jurassic Live' written at the bottom.

Jurassic Live

The family fun dinosaur adventure show features the biggest and best award winning animatronic and the most realistic dinosaurs anywhere in the UK. See Stegosaurus, Apatosaurus, T-Rex, Velociraptor and Triceratops!

Sunday 19 June 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Electric Dreams band performing in 80's outfits.

Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights The 70s Musical tells the hilarious and heart-warming story of Roddy, a Jack-the-lad, whose life of birds, booze and boogie is about to be turned upside down.

22 to 25 June 2022
The Grand Theatre

Poster Evolution of Magic. Christian and Elizabeth on foreground. A city in the background.

Evolution of Magic - the Unknown

The Evolution of Magic is a fast-paced, thrill riding and thoroughly entertaining show for all the family! Starring Craig Christian Magician and Illusionist. You may recognise Elizabeth who has appeared and performed on ‘Britain’s Got Talent’.

24 June to 29 October 2022
Pleasure Beach - Horseshoe

Picture of Phil Reid and Simon Mark.

Peter Kay Tribute

Simon Mark returns to the Joe Longthorne Theatre in Blackpool with a BRAND NEW SHOW FOR 2022. After being dubbed “The UK’s MOST AUTHENTIC TRIBUTE to Peter Kay” - he’s ready to take you on a nostalgic trip with his relatable comedy, and iconic routine.

Saturday 25 June 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Picture of some members of Rumours of Fleetwood Mac band

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac, the finest tribute to Fleetwood Mac, returns to the stage. A brand new show celebrating the best of Fleetwood Mac, including a special blues set paying tribute to legendary Peter Green era.

Sunday 26 June
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Picture of 4 members of the crew in black sexy outfits with CHICAGO written in red at the bottom.

Chicago


CHICAGO, the "sexiest musical ever" (Metro) is back in Blackpool this summer for 1 week only starring Coronation Street’s Faye Brookes (Dancing On Ice, Grease, Legally Blonde) as Roxie Hart, and West End star Djalenga Scott (Annie, Chicago, West Side Story) as Velma Kelly.

28 June to 2 July 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Picture showing Joe Longthorne, Dave Lea and Andy Mudd.

If I never sing another song

These shows are in memory of Joe Longthorne and feature beautiful orchestrations and audio visuals of all the songs Joe loved to sing. With Dave Lea (International vocalist and recording artiste) and Andy Mudd (Joe Longthorne’s MD).

30 June, 28 July, 25 August, 22 September 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

An artist dressed as Elvis

Elvis Celebration


Elvis tribute artists, traders and much more! Celebrate Elvis at the Winter Gardens. VIP includes premium seating, lanyard, table service and photo opportunity.

1 to 3 July 2022
Winter Gardens - Empress Ballroom

Green poster with 'Irish Annie's' written in white.

Irish Annies

Come along and join in the fun at Irish Annie’s, a brand new musical play celebrating the best of Irish culture, from the music to the comedy. Meet landlady Annie and her regular madcap customers for a fun night.

Friday 1 July 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

The Blackpool symphony orchestra playing.

Bringing Music Back


Blackpool Symphony Orchestra was formed in 1921 and has been entertaining the people of the Fylde Coast for 100 years. They are delighted to be joined at the start of their centenary+1 season by international violin soloist Alexandra Stemp.

Saturday 2 July 2022
Winter Gardens - Pavillion Theatre

Orange poster with a couple in black leather jackets riding a motorbike which front wheel is in flames.

Bat out of Hell


Direct from electrifying audiences in London, Toronto, Germany and New York, Jim Steinman’s spectacular musical Bat Out of Hell hits the road, binging to life the legendary anthems of Jim Steinman & Meat Loaf.

5 to 9 July 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Femaie Ice Skater in beautiful dress with red feather

Hot Ice

A star-studded cast of international ice skating champions from around the world in an amazing show. The show is choreographed by Oula Jaaskelainen an Olympic athlete, who creates excitement by encouraging the performers to skate at high speeds with intricate footwork and spine-tingling jumps.

7 July to 10 September 2022
Pleasure Beach - Arena

Lancashire Hotspots band.

The Lancashire Hotpots

There’s only one thing more satisfying than a visit to the chippy and that’s an evening with The Lancashire Hotpots. Bernard and the boys will be playing all your favourites: I Fear Ikea, Shopmobility Scooter and of course…Chippy Tea!

Saturday 9 July 2022
The Grand Theatre

Poster of anything for love. A motorbike with flames.

Anything for love

Steve Steinman's Anything for Love is a show presenting Meat Loaf story. The show returns to Blackpool after 2,000 performances and over a million tickets sold worldwide!

Sunday 10 July 2022
The Grand Theatre

A dancer posing in a middle of a number

Lord of the Dance 25 Years


Since its premiere, 25 years ago Michael Flatley’s Lord Of the Dance has become the most successful touring production in entertainment history. Visiting over 1,000 venues worldwide and having been seen by over 60 million people.

11 to 13 July 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Head of clown, colourful balloons, a ring master and a drawing of an elephant.

Circus Party

Age 3+

The Circus Party Laughter Show is a fun, interactive, and completely crazy children's stage show. Hosts Silly Billy and Grandma Betty Barnum invite you to Roll-Up and step into the colourful world of the circus.

Mondays 11 July to 29 August 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

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The Drifters

The Drifters are back on tour in the UK performing all their classic hits including ‘Saturday Night at the Movies', ‘You’re More Than A Number,’ ‘Come on Over to My Place’, ‘Under the Boardwalk’, ‘Kissin’ In The Back Row’ and many more!

Friday 15 July 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Peppa pig and friends in front of a castle and someone selling ice cream.

Peppa Pig Best Day Ever!

Age 3+

Peppa is excited to be going on a special day out with George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig – it’s going to be her best day ever! Get ready for a road-trip full of fun adventures.

16 to 17 July 2022
The Grand Theatre

Dart competition in the Empress Ballroom full of spectators.

PDC World Matchplay Darts

Darts in the North West of England by the sea in the summer live from one of the greatest darting venues, Blackpool Winter Gardens.The Match Schedule will be confirmed with defending Champion in action on the Opening night. Players will compete for the for The Phil Taylor Trophy.

16 to 24 July 2022
Winter Gardens - Impress Ballroom

Burn the Floor The Reunion

The Reunion features some of the most celebrated alumni of Burn the Floor including Strictly Come Dancing’s Aljaž Škorjanec, Kevin Clifton, Janette Manrara, Karen Hauer, Dianne Buswell, Joanne Clifton, Luba Mushtuk, Kai Widdrington and Robin Windsor…

Thursday 21 July 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Queen Will Rock You

Queen Will Rock You are well established tribute to the legend that is Freddie Mercury and Queen. Including performances of the most popular Queen hits, such as Bohemian Rhapsody, Radio Ga Ga, We Are The Champions, We Will Rock You and many more.

Thursdays 21 July to 8September 2022
The Joe Longthorne MBE Theatre North Pier

Title of the show written in multi-colours, names of the actors written in white and a picture of the Joseph and his coat.

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

The sensational brand-new production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat! With stars from The London Palladium Linzi Hateley, Jason Donovan and Jac Yarrow.

25 to 30 July 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Ray of light goes through a prism and a rainbow comes out on the other side.

Wall of Floyd

The band deliver a spectacular live musical performance, enhancing the latest digital technology to perform unforgettable fan favourites from across Pink Floyd's back catalogue of 15 albums, including hits from the Wall.

Sunday 24 July
Winter Gardens - Opera House

People, some punks, attending a show.

Rebellion Festival

The 25th anniversary of the Rebellion punk festival in Blackpool. More than 44 bands booked!

4 - 7 August 2022
Winter Gardens

Red Arrows flying above the Blackpool Tower.

Blackpool Air Show

Free

A two days event where incredible aerobatics and fly-bys over Blackpool will be performed. Previous years there were RAF Chinook Display Team, AeroSuperBatics Wingwalkers,Blades Aerobatic Team, Typhoon, Red Arrows…

13 - 14 August 2022
Blackpool Promenade

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A family riding bikes on Blackpool promenade passing in front of illuminations tableaus.

Run the Lights

Free

The brightest night run ever. Experience the world famous Blackpool Illuminations on a traffic free promenade. Take in the Golden Mile and all the sights and sounds the amazing light show has to offer. 10K or 5K run.

Saturday 13 August 2022
Blackpool Promenade

Four men dressed as the Jersy Boys on stage.

Jersey Boys (musical)

The Internationally acclaimed stage sensation, JERSEY BOYS is coming to Blackpool for the very first time! This smash-hit musical has won 65 major awards and has been seen by over 27 million people worldwide.

16 to 27 August 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

Six women (Henry VIII wives) singing on stage.

Six The Musical


From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII take to the mic to tell their tales, remixing five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an 80-minute celebration of 21st century girl power.

30 August to 3 September 2022
Winter Gardens - Opera House

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