What time do the lights come on in Blackpool tonight?

What time do the lights come on in Blackpool tonight?

The official time for the switch on tonight is 8.50pm and will last into Saturday morning where they’ll be turned off for the day at 1am. After this, the lights will be turned on in the evening on most days from 5pm to 8pm and usually lasts until the following evening from 10pm to 12am.

What date are the lights switched on in Blackpool?

Switch-On Times This year’s Blackpool Illuminations display will shine from 2 September 2022 to the 2 January 2023.

What time do lights come on in Blackpool Tower?

The lights are switched on every evening, with times differing as it begins to get darker quicker. From October 24, the lights will be switched on every day at 5pm. On weekdays the lights are switched off at 10.30pm, and on Friday and Saturday remain lit until midnight. On Sundays the Illuminations finish at 11pm.

What date are Blackpool lights on till?

The 2021 Blackpool Illuminations will shine again throughout Christmas and New Year. They’ll burst into light and colour in September – remaining lit until 3 January 2022!

Where are the Blackpool lights?

Blackpool Illuminations is an annual lights festival, founded in 1879 and first switched on 18 September that year, held each autumn in the British seaside resort of Blackpool on the Fylde Coast in Lancashire.

Who is switching on Blackpool lights 2021?

For 2021, a special concert in the Tower Ballroom will kick-start the four month extended stay of the bright lights down Blackpool’s seafront. The Tower will host performances from KSI, The Wombats, Ella Henderson, and Wes Nelson.

Why is Blackpool Tower not lit up?

Instead, the Blackpool Tower is emblazoned with a glowing heart, with only the front sea-facing legs being lit up. This is because each of the 25,000 lights on the tower are set to be replaced as part of a £200,000 investment project.

Are Blackpool fireworks Cancelled 2021?

Blackpool’s New Year’s Eve fireworks display has been cancelled due to a forecast of strong blustery winds. A spokesman for VisitBlackpool said it was “really disappointed” but the decision was based on safety advice.

How long does it take to drive through Blackpool lights?

The full recommended route is approximately six miles-long and should take the average walker an hour and 30 minutes, according to Google Maps.