The Blackpool Tower

What's at The Blackpool Tower

Built in 1894, The Blackpool Tower is one of Britain’s best loved landmarks.

Today it hosts 5 of Blackpool’s premier attractions. Visit as many or as few as you wish, or enjoy one of the our numerous special events.

Of course everyone who comes to Blackpool wants to experience the iconic viewing platform of The Blackpool Tower Eye, but that’s not all we offer. Come and visit all 5 of our attractions for a perfect fun packed day, short break or holiday.

Tower Eye at Sunset

Tower Eye at Sunset

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Our 5 Attractions

Our Combination Tickets give you 90 days to plan a visit to each of our attractions. Even if you're not going to visit them all, it's often the cheapest ticket even just visiting 3 or more attractions.

The more you see the more you save. Check out our ticket prices.

Special events

September 2016

The 1975: Live Lounge Symphony

30th September 2016

The 1975 will be performing an exclusive concert for BBC Radio 1 at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom.

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October 2016

Tango Ball 2016

1st October 2016

On Saturday 1st October 2016 join us in The Blackpool Tower Ballroom for the most atmospheric Tango Ball in the UK.

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Vintage Dance at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom

7th October 2016

On Friday 7th October 2016, 19:00-23:00pm the beautiful Blackpool Tower Ballroom will be hosting a Vintage Dance Night, 1930’s theme. A variation of vintage music and Wurlitzer organ playing music will accompany the dancing.

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Burlesque Noir 2016

8th October 2016

Join us this October, for the very best in Burlesque and Cabaret from around the world. A show that harps back to the good old days of the vaudevillian music hall. A magical evening all wrapped up in the elegance of The Blackpool Tower Ballroom.

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Autumn Dance - ADDITIONAL DATE

14th October 2016 - 14th October 2015

Due to sell out event on the 15th October, we have added another date...

Philip Hurst is back again. A 50/50 social dance evening featuring Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence. Held in the magnificent Blackpool Tower Ballroom with beautifully decorated candle lit tables. With an amazing demonstration and music throughout the evening. Hosted by Philip Hurst, who has presented more than 20 sold out dances at the Tower.

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Phil Hurst Dance Night - SOLD OUT

15th October 2016

This event is now SOLD OUT! 

Philip Hurst is back again. A 50/50 social dance evening featuring Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence. Held in the magnificent Blackpool Tower Ballroom with beautifully decorated candle lit tables. With an amazing demonstration and music throughout the evening. Hosted by Philip Hurst, who has presented more than 20 sold out dances at the Tower.

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Kizomba 2016

22nd October 2016

4 The Love of Dance returns to the world famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom.

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Halloween Family Party

29th October 2016, 31st October 2016

Join us on Saturday 29th October 2016 in the stunning Blackpool Tower Ballroom for a Spooktacular Halloween Family Party to remember!

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November 2016

Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Jeff Kinney Live

3rd November 2016

Jeff Kinney, author of the global best-selling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series – 168 million copies in print worldwide – will be coming to Blackpool Tower Ballroom!

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Togetherness Soul Weekender

11th - 13th November 2016

This is a big one! Our 10th anniversary Soul Weekender! 

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Salsa at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom

26th November 2016

4 The Love of Dance present Salsa at Blackpool Tower

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December 2016

Musical Glitz

9th December 2016

Enjoy a stunning array of Blackpool talent in one of the town's most iconic venues. Hosted by Cantiamo-Nigel Taylor and Cinzia Lanza in the Blackpool Tower Ballroom. 

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Christmas Northern Soul and Motown Party

10th December 2016

The annual Christmas Northern Soul and Motown party gets better every year!

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Christmas Party Night

16th December 2016

GET IN THE FESTIVE SPIRIT IN ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST ICONIC BUILDINGS!

We are inviting you to join us in the world famous Blackpool Tower Ballroom to celebrate Christmas with your colleagues, family and friends. Book a table and celebrate Christmas in a packed Blackpool Tower Ballroom!

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The Snowman is coming to The Blackpool Tower Ballroom

18th December 2016

Also! NEW for 2016 A re-telling of the classic fairytale, Cinderella, for orchestra and narrator. 

Following on from their highly acclaimed 33 performance tour last December, Carrot Productions are once again visiting The Blackpool Tower to share their Snowman magic.

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Twixmas Dance

27th December 2016

Philip Hurst is back again. A 50/50 social dance evening featuring Ballroom, Latin and Popular Sequence. Held in the magnificent Blackpool Tower Ballroom with beautifully decorated candle lit tables. With an amazing demonstration and music throughout the evening. Hosted by Philip Hurst, who has presented more than 20 sold out dances at the Tower.

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New Years Eve Gala Dance

31st December 2016

Celebrate the start of 2017 in style with a fantastic evening of entertainment courtesy of Ashley Frohlick and The Empress Orchestra, live singers and our exceptional resident organists Phil Kelsall and Chris Hopkins. There is no better way to welcome in 2017 than in the world-famous home of dance - the magnificent Blackpool Tower Ballroom.

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Where next?

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