Here’s an overview of what is happening in Blackpool this July

This July, Blackpool is bursting with excitement! From the thrilling beats of the Lytham Festival to side-splitting laughter at the Blackpool Comedy Festival, the summer fun is non-stop.

Don’t miss Leye D Johns’ 30-year showbiz celebration, or rock out to 70s classics at Viva Blackpool. Whether it’s music, comedy, or unforgettable entertainment, this coastal town has something for everyone. Get ready for an action-packed summer in Blackpool!

Experience an Unforgettable Five-Day Musical Journey at Lytham Festival!

Lytham Festival, the premier music event on the scenic Lancashire coast, is gearing up for a sensational five-day experience from July 3rd to 7th. This year’s lineup is more electrifying than ever, featuring a diverse blend of international icons and beloved performers. 

Pop legend Rick Astley, renowned for his chart-topping hits, will bring his infectious energy to the stage. Meanwhile, Shania Twain, the global country-pop superstar, is set to enthrall the audience with her unforgettable blend of catchy tunes and powerhouse vocals. Indie rock fans are also in for a treat with The Kooks, whose melodic anthems promise to stir the crowd.

Beyond the impressive headliners, Lytham Festival boasts a lineup that guarantees something for everyone. From legendary performers to contemporary stars and emerging talent, the festival promises an immersive musical journey. The picturesque backdrop of Lytham’s seaside and the festival’s welcoming atmosphere make it the ultimate summer gathering for music lovers. 

Whether you’re there for the nostalgia, the excitement of discovering new sounds, or simply to revel in the joy of live performances, Lytham Festival is the perfect place to celebrate music and community this July.

Leye’s 30th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrating three decades in the spotlight, Leye D Johns is gearing up for a milestone event with his “Leye’s Big 30 Years Anniversary” show on 7th July. An iconic figure in Blackpool’s entertainment scene, Leye has spent 30 years dazzling audiences with his unique blend of humor, charisma, and heartfelt showmanship. 

This special event will be a celebration of his career, promising a spectacular evening filled with laughter, music, and nostalgia. It’s a heartfelt salute to the countless unforgettable moments that have made Leye a beloved fixture in Blackpool and beyond.

The show will feature Leye at his best, delivering the wit and warmth that have endeared him to fans over the years. From his high-energy performances to his distinctive stage presence, he will recount memories and stories from his vibrant career, all while bringing the house down with his trademark humor. 

This landmark celebration isn’t just about reminiscing; it’s a testament to Leye’s enduring passion for entertainment and his commitment to creating magic on stage. Don’t miss this chance to share in the joy and pay tribute to a true Blackpool legend!

Blackpool Comedy Festival

The Blackpool Comedy Festival is set to fill the Lancashire coast with laughter as it returns with an incredible lineup of comedic talent. This year’s event features special guests Jason Manford and Paul Sinha, both beloved for their quick wit and distinctive comedic styles, plus even more special guests!

Beyond the marquee headliners, the Blackpool Comedy Festival promises a dynamic showcase of established and emerging comedians who will have you chuckling all night long. The festival’s vibrant atmosphere and diverse lineup ensure something for every comedy fan, from sharp one-liners to deeply funny anecdotes.

So, gather your friends and get ready for a belly-laugh-filled celebration in one of the UK’s most iconic seaside towns!

Check out the brilliant shows & events happening in Blackpool in July 2024

What’s on in July 2024

ABBA Bottomless Brunch

ABBA Bottomless Brunch

Sat 20 Jul 13:00
Viva Broadway! From Stage to Silver Screen

Viva Broadway! From Stage to Silver Screen

Tue 02 Jul 19:45
Viva Voulez Vous! A celebration of the music of ABBA

Viva Voulez Vous! A celebration of the music of ABBA

Thu 11 Jul 19:45
Viva Decades Rewind – Summer 2024!

Viva Decades Rewind – Summer 2024!

Wed 03 Jul 19:30
Viva Country Legends – A Night At The Grand Ole Opry

Viva Country Legends – A Night At The Grand Ole Opry

Thu 04 Jul 19:45
Rob Lamberti presents Perfectly George

Rob Lamberti presents Perfectly George

Fri 05 Jul 19:31
Leye’s Big 30 year’s Anniversary Celebration

Leye’s Big 30 year’s Anniversary Celebration

Sun 07 Jul 17:30
Jim Davidson Swimming Against the Tide!

Jim Davidson Swimming Against the Tide!

Fri 12 Jul 20:00
Phil Winston’s Theatreworks Presents ‘The Wild Roses’

Phil Winston’s Theatreworks Presents ‘The Wild Roses’

Fri 19 Jul 19:30
Top Secret – The Magic of Science

Top Secret – The Magic of Science

Sun 21 Jul 13:00
Miss Rachel UK – A Live Show Tribute to ‘Ms Rachel’

Miss Rachel UK – A Live Show Tribute to ‘Ms Rachel’

Thu 25 Jul 11:30
Everything Changes – The Take That Tribute Show

Everything Changes – The Take That Tribute Show

Fri 26 Jul 20:00
Viva Movie Cinema Sing-Along Presents – The Greatest Showman

Viva Movie Cinema Sing-Along Presents – The Greatest Showman

Tue 30 Jul 13:30
Megaslam Wrestling 2024 Live Tour

Megaslam Wrestling 2024 Live Tour

Wed 31 Jul 13:30