Welcome to Blackpool! Find out about THE family-friendly resort on the Fylde Coast, with bright lights and something for everyone!

Find out about Blackpool with Live Blackpool from Visit Fylde Coast

In this section you can explore the golden beach and miles of beautiful promenade. Soak-up the amazing views and sunsets. Visit the town centre to bag a bargain and take a ride on a tram! And of course, what’s Blackpool most famous for? The Illuminations, the annual greatest free lightshow on earth!

About Blackpool

In ‘About’ we’ve got lots of pages of interesting things from Blackpool and the wider Fylde Coast. Here’s a flavour of what you’ll find –

Looking for What’s on and Things to do?

We’ve got a whopping great big ‘Recreation and Entertainment’ section for you to explore. It includes What’s on, things to do, plus places to stay and eat and much more!

Looking for Somewhere to Stay?

Choose your next holiday with the Visit Fylde Coast Accommodation Guide in association with StayBlackpool

StayBlackpool is the independent association for Blackpool hotels and guest houses. All members hold a national star rating or Blackpool Approved accreditation, so you’ll go home having experienced the best Blackpool has to offer.

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Blackpool South Pier in 1904, then called Victoria Pier. Tuck Postcards.

History of Blackpool South Pier

Have a look back to the past and into the history of Blackpool South Pier. It wasn’t always home to white knuckle rides and amusements!

Blackpool Carnival

Blackpool Carnival is Back!

The original Blackpool Carnival was a spectacular, huge event in 1923. It’s back again this year – take part or watch it’s a great day out!

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