Things to do in Blackpool, Lancashire
Blackpool is Britain's favourite holiday resort - bright and bustling - with non-stop fun. Famous for its "Golden Mile" of piers, amusement arcades, tram and donkey-rides, pubs, fish and chip shops and bingo halls. There is seven miles of wide sandy beach to enjoy.
Join over 7 million visitors a year at Blackpool Pleasure Beach, with over 140 rides. The famous Blackpool Tower, with playground, ballroom, Jungle Jim's and Circus! There are 3 magnificent piers, with a 108-foot Big Wheel and the Skycoaster! Come within inches of creatures of the deep, at the Sea Life Centre! For a really wild day out, spend the day with the animals at Blackpool Zoo. You will also find a wealth of nightlife on offer in Blackpool.
Blackpool is famous for its Illuminations, from the beginning of September to November over half a million light bulbs decorate the promenade which is dominated by the 518 foot Tower - a sight not to be missed!