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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 are 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!

If you're visiting Blackpool with friends, have a look at our guide to the best activities in Blackpool for adults: Fun Things to do in Blackpool for Adults

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