Blackpool Illuminations

The Blackpool Illuminations is a fabulous, FREE show of lights along six miles of the seafront!

Starting with Ride the Lights – the car free preview before the big Switch On night on the Friday of August Bank Holiday week. The Lights shine for weeks throughout late summer and autumn. And enjoy the World Fireworks Championships and Lightpool – the October half-term festival of light. Even better, all of these events are FREE!

Enjoy the Blackpool Illuminations with Visit Fylde Coast

All of Blackpool…

The dazzling Illuminations show covers all of Blackpool’s Promenade – from the Pleasure Beach to the tableaux at Bispham. There’s modern neon tube lights, twinkling lamps, projected displays, huge installations and even illuminated trams. Each evening there’s something for everyone in the family-friendly show.

All of Autumn and Winter!

The fun doesn’t stop there because the Blackpool Illuminations also shine throughout the festive season with the spectacular Christmas by the Sea extravaganza. Fun and entertainment for all the family at Tower Festival Headland – and an extension to the Lights throughout the festive season. Have a great Christmas and enjoy all that Blackpool has to offer!

And all you want to know about the Blackpool Illuminations…

Find out about all of this – plus everything that you ever wanted to know about the world famous Blackpool Illuminations. Head to our other website, Find out how they’re made, how they came about, where they are and tips to help you enjoy your visit. It’s part of the Visit Fylde Coast family.

And if that’s not enough, here’s some more information…

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