February 11, 2017, a vibrant international festival week of circus, magic and new variety live performances brings world-class talent to Blackpool. Showzam's Carnival Ball at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom has a different theme each year. See website for updates.
June 9-11 2017. Past year Saturday parade 11am-12pm on the Promenade, from Central Pier, towards North Pier, then right on Talbot Rd and right on Abingdon St, ending up at the Winter Gardens where Blackpool Pride Festival events and entertainment begin, and continue through Sunday.
September 1 - November 5, 2017. The annual Big Switch On begins in September - the Lights shine for 66 nights, through early-November each year, features include special celebrity guests & free concert.
September 8-29, 2017 on Fridays, annual events at Tower Festival Headland. International pyrotechnical experts stage amazing displays in the skies above the Promenade from approximately 7:30pm.
November, 2017 (TBC) at Pontins in Southport (between Liverpool + Blackpool). One weekend/ 3 arenas, pool parties, secret cinema, hidden house parties... from some of the best/ well known UK clubbing brands have included: Beyond, La Troya, Drunk at Vogue, SchaCha Boudoir, Garlands, Bongo’s Bingo, Retro, Sink The Pink, The Navy Bar, and more + Alternative Miss Universe 2017.