View of the Blackpool Tower at Night

Light up The Blackpool Tower

With its dazzling colourful bright lights, The Blackpool Tower truly stands out as an iconic figure on Blackpool’s promenade, a centre-piece of celebration and history. We are offering you the amazing opportunity to Light Up The Blackpool Tower and have your moment in the spotlight.

The Blackpool Tower supports and celebrates many different cultures, events and charities in both the local and global community through its iconic and world famous lighting.

Built in 1894, The Blackpool Tower stands at an impressive 518 feet and certainly stands out on Blackpool’s skyline. Boasting 25,000 eco-friendly LED lights The Blackpool Tower can help you celebrate, commemorate or highlight special events and celebrations in style! We accept applications from individuals, groups and organizations. For a fee of £500, we can light up The Blackpool Tower according to your request. Additional options include putting a message through the heart on The Blackpool Tower! All applications submitted will be subject to review and availability.

Note: Charitable requests will be considered but cannot be guaranteed.

Please complete the application form and send back to The Blackpool Tower at - please allow 14 days for responses to requests.

Please note: Unfortunately due to the Lightpool projections on The Blackpool Tower throughout the Illuminations, we cannot accept any requests to light the Tower between 2nd September – 6th November 2016.

Download the application form

The Red Tower

The Red Tower

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Booked Calendar Dates

6th and 7th Feb 2016

Festival of Working and Assistance Dogs, Guide Dogs Association

Blue with Blue Heart 

2 April 2016

World Autism Awareness Day

Blue with Blue Heart 

21 April 2016

Her Majesty The Queens 90th Birthday 

Red, White and Blue with Union Jack Heart

22 - 29th April 2016 


Red with Red Heart 

30 April 2016

RNLI Mayday Campaign 

Yellow with Blue Heart 

1 May 2016

Stroke Association Awareness Month

Purple with Purple Heart 

11 May 2016

Huntington's Disease Association 

Green with Pink Heart 

12 May 2016

Fibromyalgia day

Purple with Purple Heart 

13 May 2016

Multiple System Atrophy

Orange with White Heart

15 May 2016

Dementia Awareness Week

Gold with Blue Heart

17 May 2016

The Neuro Foundation 

Blue with Green Heart 

19 May 2016

World IBD Day 

Purple with Purple Heart 

18 May 2016

The Silver Line Helpline

Blue with White Heart

20 May 2016

Foster Care Fortnight 

Yellow with White Heart

21 May 2016

Dementia Awareness Week

Gold with Blue Heart

24 May 2016

Cancer Research UK 

Dark Pink with Light Pink Heart 

5th, 11th and 12th June 2016 

Blackpool Pride 

Rainbow with Rainbow Heart 

22nd June 2016

Blind Deaf Awareness Week 

Purple, White and Green 

23 July 2016

Partington's Holiday Parks 

Green with White Heart 

24 July 2016


Green with Green Heart

24 Septmeber 2016

The British Heart Foundation

Red with Red Heart 

30 September 2016
(11pm - Midnight)

Childhood Cancer Awareness

Gold and Heart Gold

7th Novemeber 2016

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) 

Orange with Orange Heart 

13th November 2016

Pancreatic Cancer

Purple with Purple Heart

14th November 2016

Diabetes UK

Dark Blue with Light Blue Heart 

17th November 2016

Pancreatic Cancer

Purple with Purple Heart

19th November 2016

National Osteoporosis Society

Orange with White Heart 

24th November 2016

CANW (Child Action North West)

Lights out at 8:30pm 

6th December 2016

Lancashire Constabulary Divisional Commander’s Awards

Blue with Blue Heart 

23rd December 2016

The Samaritans

Green with Green Heart 

1st February 2017


Rainbow with Rainbow Heart 

22nd February 2017

World Encephalitis Day

Red with Blue Heart 

9th June 2017 

Batten Disease Family Association

Orange with Blue Heart 

11 - 15 June 2017

Diabetes Week 

Dark Blue with Light Blue Heart 

16, 17, 18 June 2017

35th Anniversary of Falkland's War

Blue, Red and White 

14th November 2017

Diabetes UK 

Dark Blue with Light Blue Heart 

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