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Family Fun in Blackpool is Grand! There’s buckets of fun for the whole family at Blackpool Grand

Blackpool Grand Theatre

Are you looking for top entertainment right through the Summer holidays and beyond?

There’s nothing better than having family fun in Blackpool! There’s miles of smiles for everyone from small to tall with exhilarating air displays, white-knuckle rollercoasters, illuminating light shows, thrilling Tower top trips and fantastic nights of fireworks on offer. But that’s not all…

Fill your family time by the seaside with even more joy this year with a ticket to a fun-packed live show at Blackpool Grand Theatre that everyone can enjoy.

Soar into space with the stellar new stage show The Smeds and The Smoos from Tuesday 11 to Thursday 13 July as Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s adorable star-crossed aliens take an exciting interplanetary adventure with music and laughs for everyone aged 3 and up.

The Smeds and the Smoos

Bring your little pop star to a children’s live concert with a big difference on Monday 24 July & Sunday 20 August as four fairytale Pop Princesses return by popular demand to sing a sensational soundtrack of top pop hits. Featuring a sizzling soundtrack from artists such as Little Mix, Ariana Grande, Taylor swift and Miley Cyrus, plus all the best songs from all your favourite films and musicals.

pop princesses

Roll up, roll up for the award-winning Cirque: The Greatest Show on Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 July and Saturday 12 & Sunday 13 August as West End stars combine with incredible circus performers to bring the biggest hits from everyone’s favourite musicals to the Grand stage in unique, spellbinding style. Don’t miss this musical masterpiece with thrilling feats of agility and flair from highly skilled circus performers.

The kids will go bananas for Milkshake Monkey’s Musical! on Saturday 5 August. Cheeky chimp Milkshake! Monkey is back and he can’t wait to put on this spectacular NEW Show with some of his favourite Milkshake! friends. Join Paddington, Daisy & Ollie, Milo, Noddy, Pip and Posy, Blue’s Clues & You! plus two Milkshake Presenters and of course Milkshake! Monkey for an unforgettable afternoon of song, dance, laughter and audience interaction.

Milkshake Monkey's Musical

Take a wonderful walk through Hundred Acre Wood with Disney’s magical new stage musical Winnie the Pooh from Monday 14 to Wednesday 16 August. A.A. Milne’s beloved characters Winnie the Pooh, Christopher Robin and their best friends Piglet, Eeyore, Kanga, Roo, Rabbit and Owl (and Tigger too!) will be live on stage in an enchanting new tale, told with stunning life-size puppetry through the eyes of the characters we all know and cherish.

Winnie The Pooh The Musical

And hold on tight for the ride of your life as ENSEMBLE Theatre fly in from Thursday 31 August to Sunday 3 September with their Truly Scrumptious production of Ian Fleming’s Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. This heartwarming tale of the world’s most celebrated ‘four fendered friend’ tells of an eccentric inventor named Caractacus Potts who sets about restoring an abandoned old race car from a scrap heap with magical results. Snap up your tickets Toot Sweet!

The family fun in Blackpool continues right through 2023 with this year’s fabulous family pantomime! Tickets are already flying out for this year’s must-see panto Aladdin from Friday 1 December 2023 to Monday 1 January 2024 starring soap legend Tom Lister (Emmerdale) and everyone’s favourite panto star and Britain’s Got Talent finalist Steve Royle. Join our hero Aladdin, his madcap mother Widow Twankey and his delightfully daft brother Wishee Washee as they embark on a marvellous magical adventure to try to defeat the evil Abanazar and stop his cunning plan to become master of the world. With a little help from the Genie of The Lamp and the Spirit of The Ring of course! Catch a magic carpet ride to The Grand this Christmas for a laugh-a-minute extravaganza with musical hits and exciting special effects!

Even more fantastic family shows already announced for 2024 include the totally roarsome Jurassic Earth Live featuring the world’s largest walking T-Rex; a showstopping production of the iconic Hollywood musical Singin’ In The Rain and an extra special birthday party for the one and only Sooty in The Sooty Show, with more to be announced…

Coming to Blackpool on a trip? Take a look at for full information on what else is on offer to add to your family fun in Blackpool and you too can experience exciting events such as Ride The Lights, The World Firework Championships, Lightpool and the world-famous Illuminations Switch On!

Book your seats now for a sensational show at Blackpool Grand Theatre and enjoy some seaside family fun in Blackpool that’s guaranteed to give you that summer holiday feeling all year long…

Grand Tips For Visiting the Theatre: At The Grand we love it when children and families join us for shows, workshops or activities. But we know it can sometimes be a lot to think about. Visit our website for a handy guide to bringing your little terrors to Blackpool Grand - from baby changing facilities and booster seats to Visual Stories and PECS cards for children that struggle in busy spaces – we’ve got you covered. Click for full details.

Visit or call the box office on 01253 290 190 for all show information and bookings.


Grand Theatre, 33 Church Street, Blackpool FY1 1HT

Box Office 01253 290 190

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