Lawrence House Links to Blackpool

While you are here in Blackpool, you might like some information on what to do or where to go. You can click on each items picture and be taken to their website for more information.

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Attractions

Grand Theatre

This is one of the few remaining theatres of great architectural character. Designed by Frank Matcham, it is a wonderful 4 level auditorium with 1200 seats.

The Blackpool Tower

There are plenty of experiences on offer at The Blackpool Tower to ensure you have an unparalleled Blackpool experience.

The Tower Dungeons

Meet a full cast of infamous villains, rogues and rascals. Hang-out with witches in Pendle, offload with the Skippool Smugglers and battle your way through a Viking camp. Nobody tells stories like we do: exciting, scary and bloody funny.

Funny Girls

If you are looking for a night out like no other, filled with good laughs and amazing atmosphere in a sumptuous art deco entertainment venue Funny Girls is the best night out in town.

Viva Blackpool

VIVA is all set to be an unforgettable experience right in the heart of the UKs favourite seaside resort. With an outstanding entertainment experience at the core of our spacious central promenade venue.

Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds - the ultimate celebrity attraction.

Sealife Centre Blackpool

Showcasing more than 50 dazzling displays and more than 1,000 spectacular aquatic creatures including tropical sharks, colourful reef fish, turtles, and sea horses; this is the perfect way to experience the wonders of underwater life.

Blackpool Zoo

The multi award-winning Blackpool Zoo has it all! The Zoo is situated in 32 acres of spacious, mature parkland with lakes. All your favourites are here – big cats, elephants, giraffes, gorillas, orang-utans and “Blue Peter” TV stars, the sealions.

Opera House & Winter Gardens

One of the UK’s biggest theatres, the Winter Gardens Opera House, has seen a cast of thousands tread its boards since it first opened in 1939. With a 3,000 seat capacity, the splendour of the venue oozes sophistication and character.

The Sandcastle Waterpark

Sandcastle Waterpark, Blackpool is the UK’s largest indoor waterpark and with 18 slides and attractions it is easy to see why this attraction continues to make a splash!

Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Whether it’s white knuckle roller coasters, the UK’s only Nickelodeon Land, family fun or spectacular shows there’s something for everyone at Britain’s favourite amusement park.

Restaurants

The Mandarin

27 Clifton Street, Blackpool

Tiramisu

91 Abingdon Street, Blackpool

Yorkshire Fisheries

16 Topping Street, Blackpool

Events

Illuminasia

ILLUMINASIA is Blackpool’s new ‘must-see’ attraction. Blending the traditional Chinese craft of lantern making with modern technology ILLUMINASIA is hundreds of incredible exhibits, across thousands of square feet all indoors at the wonderful Winter Gardens.

Mamma Mia @ Blackpool Opera House

MAMMA MIA! is the ultimate feel-good musical! Set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA.

Hot Ice Show @ Blackpool Pleasure Beach

28 international skaters from across the globe come together for what has become one of the most spectacular dancing on ice shows in the world.

Blackpool Air Show 2014

Watch planes classic and modern take to the skies in Blackpool's brilliant air show. Gasp at spectacular wing walkers and admire some beautiful flying machines from the past and present - a marvellous family day out for young and old! Blackpool Airshow 2014 will take place on 10th & 11th August.

Blackpool Illuminations Switch-On 2014

Friday 29 August

Drag Ball UK

The Drag Ball UK welcomes everyone to help us celebrate the Industries favorite entertainment from all over the UK. Singers, dancers, comedy, live and mime, you will get a wide selection of entertainment here.
Mon 29th Sep 2014

Ride the Lights 2014 - Tue 26th Aug 2014

Get on your bike...Ride the Lights!! - An exciting preview of Blackpool Illuminations between 7pm and 10pm. Ride at any point along the promenade from Starr Gate at South Shore to Red Bank Road in Bispham. You can ride as much or as little of the route as you are able.

Dawn French

Dawn French, the Queen of British comedy stars in her first ever solo tour 30 Million Minutes consisting of various delights and riches, with the odd irksome tribulation thrown in, as Dawn takes audiences through the various lessons life has taught her, and the things she knows for sure. Wed 3rd Sep 2014

The Tower Circus

Join us for the UK’s biggest and best Circus with amazing acts from all over the globe! It’s lights, cameras and all action as The Blackpool Tower’s famous clowns, Mooky and Mr Booo head for the sunny hills of Hollywood in this all-new production. Astonishing actrobats, dare-devil stunts and hilarious comedy antics make this the must see show for 2014!

Same Sex Dance Championships 2014

The Same-Sex Dance Festival is to return to Blackpool in June 2014 - hosts of the ESSDA European Championships. The Winter Gardens’ lavish Empress Ballroom is the venue for the event where spectators will be treated to a sparkling and sizzling display of same-sex Ballroom, Latin and Show dancing on 14 and 15 June.

Riverdance Anniversary Tour

This 20th Anniversary UK Tour, gives Riverdance fans old and new, the opportunity to celebrate an incredible milestone for an incredible show. Twenty years after it took its first steps, a truly phenomenal piece of theatrical entertainment is back! Tue 21st Oct 2014 - Sun 26th Oct 2014

Sam Bailey

Sam Bailey stole the hearts of a nation on X Factor and since winning her feet have barely touched the ground. Following the announcement of the imminent release of her debut album, Sam has now also confirmed a string of winter UK tour dates. Tue 10th Feb 2015

Jane McDonald

Together with her fantastic musicians and backing singers Jane brings the audience to their feet night after night in the ultimate feel-good show. This is one night you won't want to miss! Fri 31st Oct 2014