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Opening Times at The Blackpool Tower

There are plenty of experiences on offer at The Blackpool Tower to ensure you have an unparalleled Blackpool experience. To keep you going, refuel in our gourmet Burger Kitchen and then relax on the sea-view terrace whilst you decide what to do next.

Guests can explore this stunning building free of charge, including access to the Intergalactic Games Zone and terrace views. The Blackpool Tower building opens from 10am.

Click here for a helpful document with a map of The Blackpool Tower attractions and details of what's inside.

Blackpool Tower Eye

Online tickets are only available when booked at least 24 hours in advance 

Open from 10am

April 5th - 21st

  •  Monday - Sunday Last Admission: 6:15pm

 April 22nd - 2nd May

  •  Monday - Friday Last Admission: 4:45pm
  • Saturday and Sunday Last Admission: 6:15pm

 May 3rd - 5th

  •  Monday - Sunday Last Admission: 6:15pm

 May 6th - 23rd

  •  Monday - Friday Last Admission: 4:45pm
  • Saturday and Sunday Last Admission: 6:15pm

Closed on Christmas Day

The Blackpool Tower Eye is open subject to weather conditions. Please note that if you cannot visit the Eye due to weather closure on your pre-booked day there is no refund as the ticket is valid for 90 days.

The Blackpool Tower at night

The Blackpool Tower at night

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Blackpool Tower Circus

 

Find out when the next Circus show is:

The Blackpool Tower Panto Show Times April
Day Date Time
Saturday 05 April 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 06 April 1pm / 4pm
Monday 07 April 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 08 April 1pm / 4pm
Wednesday 09 April 1pm / 4pm
Thursday 10 April 1pm / 4pm
Friday 11 April 1pm / 4pm
Saturday 12 April 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 13 April 1pm / 4pm
Monday 14 April 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 15 April 1pm / 4pm
Wednesday 16 April 1pm / 4pm
Thursday 17 April 1pm / 4pm
Friday 18 April 1pm / 4pm
Saturday 19 April 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 20 April 2.30pm
Monday 21 April 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 22 April 2.30pm
Wednesday 23 April 2.30pm
Thursday 24 April 2.30pm
Friday 25 April NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 26 April 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 27 April 2.30pm
Monday 28 April NO PERFORMANCES
Tuesday 29 April 2.30pm
Wednesday 30 April 1pm / 4pm
The Blackpool Tower Panto Show Times May
Day Date Time
Thursday 01 May 2.30pm
Friday 02 May NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 03 May 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 04 May 1pm / 4pm
Monday 05 May 2.30pm
Tuesday 06 May NO PERFORMANCES
Wednesday 07 May 2.30pm
Thursday 08 May 2.30pm
Friday 09 May NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 10 May 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 11 May 2.30pm
Monday 12 May 2.30pm
Tuesday 13 May 2.30pm
Wednesday 14 May 2.30pm
Thursday 15 May 2.30pm
Friday 16 May NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 17 May 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 18 May 2.30pm
Monday 19 May 2.30pm
Tuesday 20 May 2.30pm
Wednesday 21 May 2.30pm
Thursday 22 May 2.30pm
Friday 23 May NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 24 May 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 25 May 1pm / 4pm
Monday 26 May 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 27 May 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Wednesday 28 May 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 29 May 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Friday 30 May 1pm / 4pm
Saturday 31 May 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
The Blackpool Tower Panto Show Times June
Day Date Time
Sunday 01 June 2.30pm
Monday 02 June NO PERFORMANCE
Tuesday 03 June 2.30pm
Wednesday 04 June 2.30pm
Thursday 05 June 2.30pm
Friday 06 June NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 07 June 2.30pm
Sunday 08 June 2.30pm
Monday 09 June NO PERFORMANCES
Tuesday 10 June 2.30pm
Wednesday 11 June 2.30pm
Thursday 12 June 2.30pm
Friday 13 June NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 14 June 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 15 June 2.30pm
Monday 16 June NO PERFORMANCES
Tuesday 17 June 2.30pm
Wednesday 18 June 2.30pm
Thursday 19 June 2.30pm
Friday 20 June NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 21 June 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 22 June 2.30pm
Monday 23 June 2.30pm
Tuesday 24 June 2.30pm
Thursaday 25 June 2.30pm
Thursday 26 June 2.30pm
Friday 27 June NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 28 June 2.30pm
Sunday 29 June 2.30pm
Monday 30 June 2.30pm
The Blackpool Tower Panto Show Times July
Day Date Time
Tuesday 01 July 2.30pm
Wednesday 02 July 2.30pm
Thursday 03 July 2.30pm
Friday 04 July NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 05 July 2.30pm
Sunday 06 July 2.30pm
Monday 07 July 2.30pm
Tuesday 08 July 2.30pm
Wednesday 09 July 2.30pm
Thursday 10 July 2.30pm
Friday 11 July NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 12 July 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 13 July 2.30pm
Monday 14 July 2.30pm
Tuesday 15 July 2.30pm
Wednesday 16 July 2.30pm
Thursday 17 July 2.30pm
Friday 18 July NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 19 July 1pm / 4pm
Sunday 20 July 2.30pm
Monday 21 July 2.30pm
Tuesday 22 July 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Wednesday 23 July 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 24 July 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Friday 25 July NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 26 July 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 27 July 1pm / 4pm
Monday 28 July 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 29 July 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Wednesday 30 July 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 31 July 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
The Blackpool Tower Panto Show Times August
Day Date Time
Friday 01 August NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 02 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 03 August 1pm / 4pm
Monday 04 August 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 05 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Wednesday 06 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 07 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Friday 08 August NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 09 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 10 August 1pm / 4pm
Monday 11 August 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 12 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Wednesday 13 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 14 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Friday 15 August NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 16 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 17 August 1pm / 4pm
Monday 18 August 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 19 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Wednesday 20 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 21 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Friday 22 August NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 23 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 24 August 1pm / 4pm
Monday 25 August 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 26 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Wednesday 27 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 28 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Friday 29 August NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 30 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 31 August 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
The Blackpool Tower Panto Show Times September
Day Date Time
Monday 01 September 1pm / 4pm
Tuesday 02 September 2.30pm
Wednesday 03 September 2.30pm
Thursday 04 September 2.30pm
Friday 05 September NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 06 September 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 07 September 1pm / 4pm
Monday 08 September 2.30pm
Tuesday 09 September 2.30pm
Wednesday 10 September 2.30pm
Thursday 11 September 2.30pm
Friday 12 September NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 13 September 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 14 September 1pm / 4pm
Monday 15 September 2.30pm
Tuesday 16 September 2.30pm
Wednesday 17 September 2.30pm
Thursday 18 September 2.30pm
Friday 19 September NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 20 September 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 21 September 1pm / 4pm
Monday 22 September 2.30pm
Tuesday 23 September 2.30pm
Wednesday 24 September 2.30pm
Thursday 25 September 2.30pm
Friday 26 September NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 27 September 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 28 September 1pm / 4pm
Monday 29 September 2.30pm
Tuesday 30 September 2.30pm
The Blackpool Tower Panto Show Times October/November
Day Date Time
Wednesday 01 October 2.30pm
Thursday 02 October 2.30pm
Friday 03 October NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 04 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 05 October 1pm / 4pm
Monday 06 October 2.30pm
Tuesday 07 October 2.30pm
Wednesday 08 October 2.30pm
Thursday 09 October 2.30pm
Friday 10 October NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 11 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 12 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Monday 13 October 2.30pm
Tuesday 14 October 1pm / 4pm
Wednesday 15 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 16 October 1pm / 4pm
Friday 17 October NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 18 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 19 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Monday 20 October 2.30pm
Tuesday 21 October 1pm / 4pm
Wednesday 22 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 23 October 1pm / 4pm
Friday 24 October NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 25 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 26 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Monday 27 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Tuesday 28 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Wednesday 29 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Thursday 30 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Friday 31 October 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Saturday 01 November 1pm / 4pm / 7pm
Sunday 02 November 1pm / 4pm
Monday 03 November NO PERFORMANCES
Tuesday 04 November 2.30pm
Wednesday 05 November 2.30pm
Thursday 06 November NO PERFORMANCES
Friday 073 November NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 08 November NO PERFORMANCES
Sunday 09 November 1pm / 4pm
The Blackpool Tower Schools Show Times
Day Date Time
Tuesday 13th May 12 noon
Wednesday 14th May 12 noon
Thursday 15th May 12 noon
Wednesday 18th June 12 noon
Thursday 19th June 12 noon
Tuesday 24th June 12 noon
Tuesday 1st July 12 noon
Wednesday 2nd July 12 noon
Tuesday 1st July 12 noon
Thursday 3rd July 12 noon
Tuesday 8th July 12 noon
Wednesday 9th July 12 noon
Thursday 10th July 12 noon
Tuesday 15th July 12 noon
Wednesday 16th July 12 noon
Thursday 17th July 12 noon

More information: School performances last for 1 hour, Schools should arrive from 11am and no later than 11:45am, Pupils may eat their lunches before or during the show. There are alternative performance dates and times available but these start at 2:30PM and last for 2 hours (including interval).

 

Blackpool Tower Ballroom

Blackpool Tower Ballroom


Our opening times are below, along with which organist is playing.

April

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom Organ Rota - April
Day Date Open Times 10am-11am 11am-12pm 12pm-1pm 1pm-2pm 2pm-3pm 3pm-4pm 4pm-5pm Evening
Tuesday 01/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB    
Wednesday 02/04/14 10am - 4pm CH JB CH JB CH JB    
Thursday 03/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB CH JB CH JB    
Friday 04/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB    
Saturday 05/04/14 10am - 5pm DL CH DL CH DL CH DL  
Sunday 06/04/14 10am - 4pm CH DL CH DL CH DL    
Monday 07/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB    
Tuesday 08/04/14 11am - 4pm   PK DL PK DL PK    
Wednesday 09/04/14 10am - 4pm CH JB CH JB CH JB    
Thursday 10/04/14 11am - 4pm   TBC TBC TBC TBC TBC    
Friday 11/04/14 11am - 4pm   TBC TBC TBC TBC TBC    
Saturday 12/04/14 10am - 3pm CH DL CH DL CH     Phil Hurst - Spring Dance
Sunday 13/04/14 10am - 4pm CH DL CH DL CH DL    
Monday 14/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB    
Tuesday 15/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB    
Wednesday 16/04/14 11am - 5pm   CH JB CH JB CH JB  
Thursday 17/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB CH JB CH JB    
Friday 18/04/14 11am - 5pm   DL PK DL PK DL PK  
Saturday 19/04/14 10am - 5pm PK CH PK CH PK CH PK  
Sunday 20/04/14 CLOSED  
Monday 21/04/14 10am - 4pm DL PK DL PK DL PK    
Tuesday 22/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB    
Wednesday 23/04/14 10am - 4pm CH JB CH JB CH JB    
Thursday 24/04/14 11am - 4pm   TBC TBC TBC TBC TBC    
Friday 25/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB    
Saturday 26/04/14 10am - 5pm DL CH DL CH DL CH DL  
Sunday 27/04/14 10am - 4pm CH DL CH DL CH DL    
Monday 28/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB    
Tuesday 29/04/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB    
Wednesday 30/04/14 10am - 4pm CH DL CH DL CH DL    

PK - Phil Kelsall | CH - Chris Hopkins | DL - David Lobban | JB - John Bowdler | BGM - Background Music

Due to the nature of our business the details on this rota can change at short notice

Please check our website for any late Ballroom closures or telephone 01253 622242.

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom hosts a number of private functions throughout the year, below are a list of dates and times where The Blackpool Tower Ballroom will not be open to the public:

April's special events and operational notices

May's special events and operational notices

  • 2nd - 4th May - Closed for Northern & Modern Soul Weekender
  • 9th May - Closed for Private Event
  • 10th May - Closed for Vintage Dance
  • 13th May - Closed for Keyboard Cavalcade
  • 14th May - Closed for 120th Birthday of The Blackpool Tower
  • 15th May - Closed for Private Event
  • 20th May - Closed for Private Event
  • 22nd May - Closed for Private Event
  • 23rd May - Open from 12pm
  • 31st May - Open until 4pm - Salsa

June's special events and operational notices

  • 4th June - Closed for Cruise Event
  • 14th June - Open until 4pm - Pride of Fever
  • 15th June - Closed for Dance Competition
  • 16th June - Closed for Private Event
  • 22nd - 24th June - Closed for Lancaster Graduation Ball
  • 27th June - Closed for Private Event

July's special events and operational notices

  • 8th July - Closed for Private Event

August's special events and operational notices

September's special events and operational notices

  • 11th - 12th September - Closed for BIBAS
  • 13th September - Closed for The Wigan Casino Reunion All Nighter
  • 20th September - Closed for Trinity Hospice Ball
  • 27th September - Vintage Ball

October's special events and operational notices

  • 11th October - Closed for Tango Ball
  • 12th October - Closed for Private Event
  • 18th October - Open until 3pm - Phil Hurst's Autumn Dance
  • 19th October - Closed for Private Event
  • 24th October - Closed for NHS Dinner
  • 31st October - Open until 3pm

November's special events and operational notices

  • 2nd November - Closed for Cheerleaders Event
  • 7th - 23rd November - Closed

December's special events and operational notices

  • 4th - 8th December - Closed for Disco Kids
  • 15th December - Closed for Private Event
  • 20th December - Open until 3pm - Phil Hurst's Christmas Dance
  • 25th December - Closed
  • 31st December - Closed

Jungle Jim's

Opening hours:

Open from 10am

April 5th - 12th

  • Monday - Sunday Last Session: 5:45pm - 6:45pm

April 13th - 21st

  • Monday - Sunday Last Session: 4:30pm - 5:30pm

 April 22nd - 2nd May

  • Monday - Friday Last Session: 3:10pm - 4:10pm
  • Saturday & Sunday Last Session: 4:30pm - 5:30pm

May 3rd - 5th

  • Monday - Sunday Last Session: 5:45pm - 6:45pm

May 6th - 23rd

  • Monday - Friday Last Session: 3:10pm - 4:10pm
  • Saturday & Sunday Last Session: 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Time slots

  • 10.00am - 11.15am
  • 11.30am - 12.30pm
  • 12.45pm - 1.45pm
  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm
  • 3.10pm - 4.10pm
  • 4.30pm - 5.30pm
  • 5.45pm - 6.45pm
  • 7pm - 8pm

Timed sessions operating during weekends, school holidays and busy times. You must book into one of these sessions at the Jungle Jims desk in exchange of your ticket. Time slots are not guaranteed so please be advised to book as soon as you have your ticket

Closed on Christmas Day

Burger Kitchen

 

The Blackpool Tower Burger Kitchen opens at weekends from 11am

  • OPEN: Saturday and Sunday open from 11am
  • CLOSED: Midweek

Closed on Christmas Day

For further information on our opening times please call 01253 622242.

Coffee Company

 

The Blackpool Tower Coffee Company

  • Open from 10am - on dates when The Blackpool Tower is open

Closed on Christmas Day

Please note: For tickets booked online, please arrive in plenty of time to pick up your tickets.

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