Visit Blackpool

Blackpool Illuminations Switch-On

Want to be in with a chance of winning free wristbands to the biggest event in Blackpool’s calendar? Register now!

Following on from the success of the 2016 event, VisitBlackpool are opening the ticket registration early, allowing people more time to register for the 2017 event.

Known as the biggest night in the resort’s calendar, the event will take place on Friday, 1st September 2017 and will feature a host of top music and entertainment stars as well as the big moment when the resort’s stunning light display is turned on for the first time.

With a capacity of 20,000 for Switch-On night, the event will be held on the Tower Festival Headland and attracts visitors from all over the UK as well as locals who will have a dedicated allocation of tickets just for them.

Full details of the line-ups, ticketing details and VIP packages, will be revealed in 2017.

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