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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

30th August - 28th September

  • Saturday Last Admission: 9:15pm
  • Sunday - Friday Last Admission: 8:45pm
  • PLEASE NOTE: The Blackpool Tower Eye will close at 4.45pm on Friday 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th September 2014

 29th Septmeber - 13th October

  • Monday - Friday Last Admission: 5:45pm
  • Saturday 4th, Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th Last Admission 9:15pm
  • Sunday 5th Last Admission 8:45pm

Tuesday 14th October

  • Last Admission 8:45pm

Wednesday 15th October

  • Last Admission 9:15pm

Thursday 16th October

  • Last Admission 8:45pm

Friday 17th October

  • Last Admission 5.45pm

Saturday 18th October - Saturday 1st November

  • Last Admission 9.15pm

Sunday 2nd November

  • Last Admission 6:15pm

Monday 3rd November - Friday 7th November

  • Last Admission 5:45pm

Saturday 8th November

  • Last Admission 8:45pm

Sunday 9th November

  • Last Admission 6:15pm

 

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 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 07 November NO PERFORMANCES
Saturday 08 November NO PERFORMANCES
Sunday 09 November 1pm / 4pm
The Blackpool Tower Pantomime Show Times
Day Date Time
Saturday 22 November 1.00pm / 4.00pm
Sunday 23 November 2.30pm
Tuesday 25 November 12.00pm
Wednesday 26 November 12.00pm
Saturday 06 December 1.00pm / 4.00pm
Sunday 07 December 2.30pm
Tuesday 09 December 12.00pm
Wednesday 10 December 12.00pm
Thursday 11 December 12.00pm
Saturday 13 December 1.00pm / 4.00pm
Sunday 14 December 2.30pm
Tuesday 16 December 12.00pm
Wednesday 17 December 12.00pm
Friday 19 December 2.30pm
Saturday 20 December 1.00pm / 4.00pm
Monday 22 December 2.30pm
Tuesday 23 December 2.30pm
Wednesday 24 December 2.30pm
Friday 26 December 1.00pm / 4.00pm
Saturday 27 December 1.00pm / 4.00pm
Sunday 28 December 1.00pm / 4.00pm
Monday 29 December 1.00pm / 4.00pm
Tuesday 30 December 1.00pm / 4.00pm
Wednesday 31 December 2.30pm / 7.30pm
Thursday 01 January 2015 2.30pm
Friday 02 January 2015 2.30pm
Saturday 03 January 2015 2.30pm
Sunday 04 January 2015 2.30pm
Saturday 10 January 2015 2.30pm
Sunday 11 January 2015 2.30pm
Saturday 17 January 2015 2.30pm
Sunday 18 January 2015 2.30pm
The Blackpool Tower Schools Show Times
Day Date Time
Tuesday 25th Nov 12 noon
Wednesday 26th Nov 12 noon
Tuesday 9th Dec 12 noon
Wednesday 10th Dec 12 noon
Thursday 11th Dec 12 noon
Tuesday 16th Dec 12 noon
Wednesday 17th Dec 12 noon

More information: School performances last for 2 hour, Schools should arrive from 11am and no later than 11:45am, Pupils may eat their lunches before or during the show.

 

Blackpool Tower Ballroom

Blackpool Tower Ballroom


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

September

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

PK - Phil Kelsall | CH - Chris Hopkins | DL - David Lobban | JB - John Bowdler | BC - Barry Cottam | KG - Kevin Grunhill | 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.

October

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom Organ Rota - October
Day Date Open Times 10am-11am 11am-12am 12am-1pm 1pm-2pm 2pm-3pm 3pm-4pm 4pm-5pm 5pm-6pm 6pm-7pm Evening
Wednesday 01/10/14 10am - 5pm CH PK CH PK CH PK CH      
Thursday 02/10/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB        
Friday 03/10/14 11am - 3pm   DL CH DL CH          
Saturday 04/10/14 10am - 5pm DL PK DL PK DL PK DL      
Sunday 05/10/14 10am - 5pm DL PK DL PK DL PK DL      
Monday 06/10/14 11am - 4pm   PK DL PK DL PK        
Tuesday 07/10/14 11am - 4pm   PK DL PK DL PK        
Wednesday 08/10/14 10am - 5pm DL JB DL JB DL JB DL      
Thursday 09/10/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB        
Friday 10/10/14 11am - 4pm   JB DL JB DL JB        
Saturday 11/10/14 10am - 3pm DL PK DL PK DL          
Sunday 12/10/14 11am - 5pm   PK CH PK CH PK CH      
Monday 13/10/14 11am - 4pm   PK DL PK DL PK        
Tuesday 14/10/14 11am - 4pm   PK DL PK DL PK        
Wednesday 15/10/14 10am - 5pm CH JB CH JB CH JB CH      
Thrusday 16/10/14 11am - 4pm   PK CH PK CH PK        
Friday 17/10/14 11am - 4pm   DL CH DL CH DL        
Saturday 18/10/14 10am - 3pm DL CH DL CH DL          
Sunday 19/10/14 10am - 5pm DL TBC DL TBC DL TBC DL      
Monday 20/10/14 11am - 4pm   PK DL PK DL PK        
Tuesday 21/10/14 10am - 5pm DL PK DL PK DL PK DL      
Wednesday 22/10/14 10am - 5pm CH JB CH JB CH JB CH      
Thursday 23/10/14 10am - 5pm JB CH JB CH JB CH JB      
Friday 24/10/14 10am - 5pm DL TBC DL TBC DL TBC DL      
Saturday 25/10/14 10am - 7pm CH DL CH DL CH 2.45pm Ballet DL DL DL  
Sunday 26/10/14 10am - 7pm DL CH DL CH DL 2.45pm Ballet CH DL DL  
Monday 27/10/14 10am - 5pm JB CH JB CH JB CH JB      
Tuesday 28/10/14 10am - 5pm JB DL JB DL JB 2.45PM Ballet DL      
Wednesday 29/10/14 10am - 7pm CH JB CH JB CH 2.45PM Ballet JB CH JB  
Thursday 30/10/14 10am - 7pm DL CH DL CH DL 2.45PM Ballet JB CH JB  
Friday 31/10/14 10am - 4pm CH DL CH DL CH DL       Halloween Family Party

PK - Phil Kelsall | CH - Chris Hopkins | DL - David Lobban | JB - John Bowdler | JBA - John Barnett | KG - Kevin Grunhill | BC - Barry Cottam | 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:

September's special events and operational notices

October's special events and operational notices

  • 11th October - Open until 3pm - In the evening: Tango Ball
  • 12th October - Closed for Private Event
  • 18th October - Open until 3pm - In the evening: Phil Hurst's Autumn Dance
  • 19th October - Closed for Private Event
  • 31st October - Open until 3pm - In the evening: Halloween Family Party

November's special events and operational notices

  • 2nd November - Closed for Cheerleading Event
  • 6th - 28th November - Closed

December's special events and operational notices

Jungle Jim's

Opening hours:

Open from 10am

30th August - 12th October

  • Saturday & Sunday Last Session: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Monday - Friday Last Session: 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Monday 13th October

  • Last Session: 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Monday 14th - Thursday 16th October

  • Last Session: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Friday 17th October

  • Last Session: 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Saturday 18th October - Saturday 1st November

  • Last Session: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Sunday 2nd November

  • 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
  • 7.00pm - 8.00pm

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 11am

From 15th September - 10th October 2014

  • OPEN: Weekends only from 11am

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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