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The Friends of Stanley Park Established 10th July 2002


Welcome, please join us.

Stanley Park Cafe with flowers 20th April 2019


Stanley Park Blackpool, a Grade II* listed park, designed by the accomplished Thomas Mawson and containing a mass of features and activities.


We are a friendly group who work with the co-operation of Blackpool Council to make the park as attractive and interesting as possible. If you are interested in joining us or becoming a volunteer please contact us.

The Friends of Stanley Park Monthly Meeting is on the 3rd Saturday every month.  The next one is 16th November 2019. In the Visitor Centre from 2pm to 4pm.  Non-members are welcome.

The weekly craft group is every Tuesday in the Visitor Centre from 11am to 2pm.  Non-members are welcome.

The weekly dogs walkers group is every Wednesday in the Visitor Centre from 10am to 12.30pm.  Non-members are welcome.

Christmas Fair in the Visitor Centre,  30th November & 1st December.

‘A Christmas Carol’ by Charles Dickens performed by the Quantum Theatre in the Visitor Centre, 14th December.

Christmas Carole Festival on the Bandstand, 22nd December.


Please click here to look at our events page for activities throughout the year.



Stanley Park Blackpool voted the UK Best Park 2019 and Most Loved Park in the North West 2019 in a competition by Fields in Trust.  See our write up click here.  

Fields in Trust champions and supports our parks and green spaces by protecting them for people to enjoy in perpetuity. Because once lost, they are lost forever.  Find out more click here



In the Visitor Centre

Ring The Visitor Centre on  07554 4387700 to find out what’s going on and to book for events shown on our Events page, when it’s open.


 Join The Friends of Stanley Park as an individual, family or corporate member. Click here to find the application form.

Postal Address:

Friends of Stanley Park & Salisbury Woodland, c/o Parks & Green Environment Service, Stanley Park Offices, West Park Drive, Blackpool, FY3 9HU.