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The Regent Antiques, Auctions & Cinema

The Regent Antiques, Auctions & Cinema

Welcome to The Regent Antiques, Auctions & Cinema

The Regent Antiques, Auctions & Cinema is a vintage, craft and retro emporium spanning 3 floors in a restored 1920’s cinema. Come inside and take a look around…

The Regent Antiques, Auctions & Cinema

Like old things? Finding unusual treasure? Love to repurpose something from the past? You need to visit The Regent!

If you like a stroll you could take a walk Eastwards along Church Street, heading away from the sea. You’ll see The Regent in front of you. If you prefer to drive there’s a handy pay & display car park opposite the door. The address is Cookson Street FY1 3DR, but access it via Caunce Street.

Browse the wide variety of stalls and see what you’ll find… Don’t forget to stop at the vintage tearoom on the first floor. Refresh yourself with a brew and sample a cheeky cake or two! The building itself is an old 1920’s cinema – with the original cinema space restored and films being shown once again.

You could enjoy a full day out at The Regent Antiques, Auctions & Cinema! FREE Entry – open 7 days a week, 10am to 4.30pm (4pm on Sundays)

Hire the CINEMA for your EVENT!

Be quick and take advantage of this FANTASTIC half price OFFER!

The Regent Cinema

The Regent Cinema is offering 50% off private hire of the venue, for a limited number of bookings only. It means you can hire the cinema for your special 2022 event for just £150! Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, baby shower or staff do, enjoy a film of your choice whilst taking advantage of the fully licenced diner. For more info ring 01253 290879 or email don’t forget to mention you saw it on Visit Fylde Coast!

The Regent Antiques

The big white building with the shiny dome stands at the top of Church Street in Blackpool. Inside is a world of antiques, vintage, craft and retro goods, spanning three floors. With more than 50 amazing stalls, there’s something here for everyone.

Browse through antiques from all era’s – whatever your thing you’ll find it here. From antique ornaments to wartime memorabilia, vintage china and clothing to records and furniture. All the walls are covered in artwork and photo prints – all available to buy.

Tea and Vintage Tearoom

Tea and Vintage serves a wide range of meals, seven days a week. Breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea with homemade cakes. What are you waiting for? The tearoom is open from Tuesday to Saturday between 10am and 2pm.

The Regent Auctions

Monthly general sale auctions began at The Regent in 2019. They’re held in the cinema alongside the online auction site Easylive.

Got something to sell? From the collection of a single item to a full house clearance, your goods could be auctioned on the last Thursday of each month between 11am and 3pm. Buy and sell your antiques and curios for just a 17.5% buyers or sellers premium and a minimum £2.50 sellers fee. Goods to be collected by close the following Saturday and payouts made within 7 days of the Auction.

There’s also a monthly timed auction too. Take a look

The Regent Cinema

The doors of the Regent Cinema originally opened in 1921, with 1092 seats inside and a retractable roof! For decades it was a popular night out until the appeal of the silver screen tarnished in the late 1960s. By 1969 it was eyes down for bingo during the week. But that all changed in 2016. After some serious refurbishment and restoration, The Regent Cinema reopened the doors once again to the cinema going public.

For example, the old seats (below) were all saved and refurbished. From drab blue to plush red. Single and double seats now available, all with a table for those drinks and snacks. Visit their website

Restoration of old seats at The Regent Cinema
Restoration of old seats at The Regent Cinema

What’s on – Friday Nights on the Silver Screen

Friday nights, films showing at 7.30pm. The Regent Cinema is now an independent venue showing classic films across all ages. Revisit the glory days of a night at the pictures – when a cinema trip was a special treat. Make it a night out with a drink and a snack in the fully licensed diner. Lagers, glasses of wine and single spirits all at a very reasonable £2.50 each.


ET – 31 March at 7.30pm
See ET at The Regent Cinema

1982. An alien is left behind on Earth and is saved by young Elliot who decides to keep him hidden. While the task force hunts for it, Elliot and his siblings form an emotional bond with their new friend.


The Regent Ghost Hunts!

Whether you’re an experienced paranormal investigator or a beginner, A Ghost Hunt at the historic Regent Cinema in Blackpool is an absolute must! Join Haunted Rooms UK to explore on 11 March, 12 August, 7 October, 16 December – from 8pm to 2am

Regent Theatre Ghost Hunt - with Haunted Rooms

It’s the last surviving example of an old-style cinema in Blackpool, with many of its original historic features still on show today. Stepping foot through the old cinema doors takes you right back to the roaring twenties, and perhaps face to face, with one of the many spirits that are believed to reside here.

Disembodied footsteps, whispers, shadow figures, full-bodied apparitions, and eerie laughter have all been reported in this historic building.

Regarded as one of the most haunted locations in the North West, you’ll have exclusive access to the building, with full access to areas otherwise off-limits… Do you have what it takes to join us on a real ghost hunt experience at one of the most haunted buildings in the country?


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