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Things To Do This Half-Term

Guess what? February half-term has arrived, marking our first proper break since Christmas! Noticing the evenings getting brighter and the chill easing up a bit? We sure are!

The fun in Blackpool never takes a break, and we've got some new additions for you to dive into. Join us for a dose of February half-term fun and check out the exciting highlights below:

Coral Harbour Kitchen & Bar

Ahoy, families! Set sail for Coral Harbour, Blackpool's newest family food haven! Dive into a bounty of delights from various vendors, all served with a splash of pirate-themed fun. The best part? Kids eat free! Hold your derby horses though, it’s not open just yet but they will be ready to fling open their doors this half-term.

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Putt Above

Mini-golf lovers, this one's for you – swing by for laughs and maybe a few friendly competitions. Putt Above is a brand-new high tech mini golf experience and cocktail bar with a twist. Visuals for each game are projected onto the lanes with players going head-to-head in a variety of mini-games. Each lane can accommodate groups of up to eight and all ages are welcome.

Address: 66-74 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 1HB | Book now

Walterz Entertainment Centre

Strike up some family fun at Walterz Entertainment Centre! After launching at the end of 2023 in Partingtons Holiday Park, located on the outskirts of Blackpool, the £1.5m amusement centre offers something for everyone. Bowl a perfect game at the ten-pin lanes, belt out your favourite tunes in karaoke rooms, or try your hand at AR darts. While you’re there, don’t miss the chance to push the big red button in the toilets for a disco surprise!

Address: Newton Hall Holiday Park, Staining Rd, Blackpool FY3 0AX | Book now

Central Pier Pirate Bar

Central Pier is your daily hub for half-term fun! Get ready for a week of giggles and grins as the Pirate’s Bay offer an exciting programme to entertain the kids. It’s completely free, too.

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Merlin Magic

Merlin's magic awaits! The Blackpool Tower Eye might not be open just yet but there are more attractions in resort than you can shake a stick of rock at. Choose your adventure from SEA LIFE Blackpool, Gruffalo & Friends Clubhouse, Peter Rabbit Explore & Play, and Madame Tussauds Blackpool or buy a Pick ‘n Mix pass to experience them all!

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Madagascar the Musical

Join Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria as they bound out of the zoo and onto the stage in this live musical spectacular. It's a wild and wonderful ride through the jungle that'll have the whole family dancing in their seats.

Running from 22 - 24 February  at the Winter Gardens Blackpool | Book tickets

School of Rock Musical

Get ready to rock your socks off at the Grand Theatre this February half-term. The School of Rock musical is hitting the stage, bringing an electrifying mix of music, comedy, and pure rock ‘n’ roll. 

Running from 14 - 17 February  at Blackpool Grand Theatre | Book tickets

The Blackpool Tower Circus

Roll up, roll up! Delivering incredible stunts with belly laughs aplenty, meet legendary clowns Mooky and Mr Boo as they present their brand new show for 2024.

Season starts from February 10 | Book tickets

Viva Movie Singalong

Sing your heart out at Viva Movie Singalong! Enjoy a cinematic experience like never before, where you become part of the movie magic with your favourite tunes to The Greatest Showman.

Friday 9 February | Book tickets 

Jurassic Earth Live

Roar with excitement at Jurassic Earth Live, a roarsome journey through time, bringing these prehistoric creatures to life right before your eyes. With audience participation and fun at the forefront, families will be astonished by the life-size walking dinosaurs and their individual, jaw-dropping features.

Sunday 18 February | Book tickets 

Blackpool Junior Parkrun

Encourage your little ones to lace up their running shoes for the Blackpool Junior Parkrun – a fun and healthy way for kids to stay active and engaged, and burn off some extra energy.

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Enjoy the great outdoors

Seas the day along Blackpool's six-mile stretch of beaches! Whether you're building sandcastles or strolling along the shore, the great outdoors is your playground for creating seaside memories this February half-term. Spring might be on its way but wrap up in your cosiest woolly hat and enjoy the invigorating sea breeze.

Tea Tasting Experience

As lovers of the delightful beverage that is tea, we know you appreciate a good cuppa as much as we do. Head to Tea Amantes – Tearoom & Gallery on February 18 for an afternoon filled with the soothing melodies and the tantalising flavours of our exquisite teas. From 12:00pm to 2:00pm, indulge your senses as you sample a variety of Tea Amantes teas, expertly curated to please even the most discerning palate.

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