Events

Stanley Park Bandstand Blackpool 2016
Stanley Park Bandstand Blackpool 2016

Volunteers always wanted to assist with the bandstand events.

Bandstand and Other Events 2017

Musicians wanting to play on the bandstand should contact Carole Thaw, via our Facebook page or using the instructions on there.

Free live music shows on the bandstand, events in the Italian Gardens, Visitor Centre and around the park.

Watch this space, so far we have:

28th May 2017, Sunday.  Touch the Pearl on the Bandstand.   1pm to 4.30pm.  Free, live music.

1st to 4th June, Thurs to Sunday.  Depart by Circa,  Taking over the Park for just 4 days, circus artists will dance above your head, surprising you with extraordinary feats of physicality as they guide you through the space between life and death in this astonishing visual feast.  Booking via the Grand Theatre. 

https://www.blackpoolgrand.co.uk/event/lc-depart-by-circa/

11th June 2017, Sunday.  Bob On and Friends on the Bandstand.   1pm to 4.30pm.   Free, live music.
11th June 2017, Sunday.  Manchester to Blackpool Car Run arrives in the Italian Gardens around 2pm. 

18th June 2017, Sunday.  The Cracked on the Bandstand.  1pm to 4.30pm.  Free, live music.

25th June 2017, Sunday.  Stowe School Big Band.  In honour of the Stanley Park Lions.   11am to 1pm.  Free, live music.
25th June 2017, Sunday.  Preston Concert Band on the bandstand.  2pm to 4pm.  Free, live music.

1st July 2017, Saturday.   Wordpool Family Day, Visitor Centre, Bandstand, Family Activities. 

2nd July 2017, Sunday.  Cadence, Free Roll, Secrets, OK on the Bandstand  1pm to 4pm. Free, live music.
2nd July 2017, Sunday.   The Stanley Park Motorcycle Show hosted by MAGS in the Italian Gardens  11am to 4pm.

8th July 2017, Saturday.  Celebration of the 90th Summer for Stanley Park.  Visitor Centre.  

9th July 2017, Sunday. Sixth Form College Bands on the Bandstand.   1pm to 4pm. Free, live music.

16th July 2017, Sunday. Rupert Fabulous on the Bandstand.  1pm to 4pm. Free, live music.
16th July 2017, Sunday, Guided Heritage Tour of Stanley Park.  2pm.  Booking essential read more on the Blackpool Heritage Guided Tours website.

23rd July 2017, Sunday. Choir Festival.  Free, live music.

23rd to 28th July 2017.   Love Parks Week.   Family activities. 

30th July 2017, Sunday.  Ska Face on the bandstand.  1pm to 4.30pm. Free, live music.

5th to 13th August.  Dinosaur Festival.

Jurassic Kingdom on Stanley Park Blackpool 5th to 8th August 2017
Jurassic Kingdom on Stanley Park Blackpool 5th to 8th August 2017 

A huge do with dinosaurs moving in the bushes!  For children of all ages to explore the Gardens and Parkland of Blackpool’s Stanley Park and uncover life sized replica Dinosaurs moving in the bushes.
Amazing animatronic Dinosaurs like the mighty T-Rex.
Dig for Dinosaur Bones in the excavation scene.
Your favourites will be there.

Tickets need to be bought please read below;
Our page shows the links to each days tickets if you click here and scroll down

6th August Sunday,  Brother Rabbit on the Bandstand.  1pm to 4.30pm. Free, live music.

13th August Sunday.  Modern Academy of Music, Fleetwood.  On the Bandstand 1pm to 4.30pm. Free, live music.

20th August Sunday.  Blue Pig Orchestra on the Bandstand.  1pm to 4.30pm. Free, live music.
20th August 2017, Sunday, Guided Heritage Tour of Stanley Park.  2pm. Booking essential read more on the Blackpool Heritage Guided Tours website.

27th August 2017, Sunday.  The Stanley Park Classic Car Show hosted by the Blackpool Vehicle Preservation Society  in the Italian Gardens  10am to 4pm. 

27th August 2017, Sunday.  Soul in the Park.  1pm to 4.30pm. Free, live music.

28th August 2017, Monday, Bad Moon, Cartoon Food, Jeannie & the Tonics on the Bandstand   1pm to 4.30pm Free, live music.

3rd September 2017.  Room4 on the Bandstand.  1pm to 4.30pm.  Free, live music.

10th September 2017.  The Ask and Friends on the Bandstand.  1pm to 4.30pm.  Free, live music.

17th September 2017.  Mr Mel’s Chill on the Bandstand.  12.30pm to 4.30pm.   Free, live music.

24th September 2017.  Venezuela Venezuela and Friends on the Bandstand.  1pm to 4.30pm.  Free, live music.

Visitor Centre

Stanley Park Visitor Centre

Heritage Exhibitions in the Visitor Centre as well as the usual environment displays.

The Visitor Centre: Open from 1st April at 11am weekends only until May open Wed to Sun 11am to 3pm.

It is also open for hire, please see here for more information.