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Blackpool Illuminations Times and Dates 2021

Blackpool Illumination Credit Blackpool Council
29 Aug 2021

Enjoy a trip to Blackpool Illuminations this Autumn with our guide to the times and dates and what’s new for 2021.

At only an hour drive away from Manchester, a trip to see the Blackpool Illuminations is a time honored Northwest tradition.

In 2021 you will find some of your favourite illuminations but also discover some great new displays. Read on for details of the new displays and times and dates of Blackpool Illuminations 2021.

Plus you can check out the details of the World Firework Championships Blackpool here. 

And if you fancy a trip up the road to the beach at Lytham St Annes check out our top tips here. 

New Displays Blackpool Illuminations 2021

The Blackpool Illuminations will see some great new illuminations for 2021. The new lineup will include:

Astral Dreams is a stunning laser-mapped show projected onto The Blackpool Tower turning it into a sea of light, sound and colour with five high-powered lasers which can be watched from the Comedy Carpet directly opposite and enjoy the free-to-view spectacle.

Spiro Light Tunnel is an immersive walk-through sculptural tunnel of light spanning 26 metres in length. It made its debut a few years but is back by popular demand. You can check it out at the Tower Festival Headland.

Illuminated Sandcastle and Beach Balls will feature 7,000 tiny beach ball lights, is a walk-through experience and a great photo-op and will be located on the Golden Mile between the RNLI lifeboat house and the iconic Comedy Carpet. There will also be an illuminated sandcastle and giant deckchair at the Tower Festival Headland.

Venus Remixed will see the popular tableau have a makeover with inspiration from local drag talent brand new sound and light show every 10 minutes to entertain spectators and will be located at the South Beach.                                                                                   

Dates and Times of Blackpool Illuminations 2021

The 2021 Blackpool Illuminations will be switched on, on Friday 3 September 2021 and will run to Monday 3rd January 2022 on the following days and times. 

September Blackpool Illuminations times and dates 2021

3 Sep 2021 Friday 8.50p.m. 1.00am (Sat)
4 Sep 2021 Saturday 8.00 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
5 Sep 2021 Sunday 8.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
6 Sep 2021 Monday 8.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
7 Sep 2021 Tuesday 8.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
8 Sep 2021 Wednesday 8.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
9 Sep 2021 Thursday 8.00 p.m 10.30 p.m.
10 Sep 2021 Friday 8.00 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
11 Sep 2021 Saturday 8.00 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
12 Sep 2021 Sunday 8.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
13 Sep 2021 Monday 8.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
14 Sep 2021 Tuesday 8.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
15 Sep 2021 Wednesday 8.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
16 Sep 2021 Thursday 8.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
17 Sep 2021 Friday 7.45 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
18 Sep 2021 Saturday 7.45 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
19 Sep 2021 Sunday 7.45 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
20 Sep 2021 Monday 7.45 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
21 Sep 2021 Tuesday 7.45 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
22 Sep 2021 Wednesday 7.45 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
23 Sep 2021 Thursday 7.45 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
24 Sep 2021 Friday 7.30 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
25 Sep 2021 Saturday 7.30 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
26 Sep 2021 Sunday 7.30 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
27 Sep 2021 Monday 7.30 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
28 Sep 2021 Tuesday 7.30 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
29 Sep 2021 Wednesday 7.30 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
30 Sep 2021 Thursday 7.30 p.m. 10.30 p.m.

 

October Blackpool Illuminations times and dates 2021

1 Oct 2021 Friday 7.15 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
2 Oct 2021 Saturday 7.15 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
3 Oct 2021 Sunday 7.15 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
4 Oct 2021 Monday 7.15 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
5 Oct 2021 Tuesday 7.15 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
6 Oct 2021 Wednesday 7.15 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
7 Oct 2021 Thursday 7.15 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
8 Oct 2021 Friday 7.00 p.m 12.00 a.m.
9 Oct 2021 Saturday 7.00 p.m 12.00 a.m.
10 Oct 2021 Sunday 7.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
11 Oct 2021 Monday 7.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
12 Oct 2021 Tuesday 7.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
13 Oct 2021 Wednesday 7.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
14 Oct 2021 Thursday 7.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
15 Oct 2021 Friday 6.15 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
16 Oct 2021 Saturday 6.15 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
17 Oct 2021 Sunday 6.15 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
18 Oct 2021 Monday 6.15 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
19 Oct 2021 Tuesday 6.15 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
20 Oct 2021 Wednesday 6.15 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
21 Oct 2021 Thursday 6.15 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
22 Oct 2021 Friday 6.00 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
23 Oct 2021 Saturday 6.00 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
24 Oct 2021 Sunday 5.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
25 Oct 2021 Monday 5.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
26 Oct 2021 Tuesday 5.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
27 Oct 2021 Wednesday 5.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
28 Oct 2021 Thursday 5.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m.
29 Oct 2021 Friday 5.00 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
30 Oct 2021 Saturday 5.00 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
31 Oct 2021 Sunday 5.00 p.m. 11.00 p.m. (Clocks go back)

November Blackpool Illuminations times and dates 2021

1 Nov 2021 Monday 5.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
2 Nov 2021 Tuesday 5.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
3 Nov 2021 Wednesday 5.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
4 Nov 2021 Thursday 5.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
5 Nov 2021 Friday 5.00 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
6 Nov 2021 Saturday 5.00 p.m. 12.00 a.m.
7 Nov 2021 Sunday 5.00 p.m. 10.30 p.m.
8 Nov 2021 Monday 5.00pm 10.30pm
9 Nov 2021 Tuesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
10 Nov 2021 Wednesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
11 Nov 2021 Thursday 5.00pm 10.30pm
12 Nov 2021 Friday 5.00pm 11:00pm
13 Nov 2021 Saturday 5.00pm 11:00pm
14 Nov 2021 Sunday 5.00pm 10.30pm
15 Nov 2021 Monday 5.00pm 10.30pm
16 Nov 2021 Tuesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
17 Nov 2021 Wednesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
18 Nov 2021 Thursday 5.00pm 10.30pm
19 Nov 2021 Friday 5.00pm 11:00pm
20 Nov 2021 Saturday 5.00pm 11:00pm
21 Nov 2021 Sunday 5.00pm 10.30pm
22 Nov 2021 Monday 5.00pm 10.30pm
23 Nov 2021 Tuesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
24 Nov 2021 Wednesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
25 Nov 2021 Thursday 5.00pm 10.30pm
26 Nov 2021 Friday 5.00pm 11:00pm
27 Nov 2021 Saturday 5.00pm 11:00pm
28 Nov 2021 Sunday 5.00pm 10.30pm
29 Nov 2021 Monday 5.00pm 10.30pm
30 Nov 2021 Tuesday 5.00pm 10.30pm

December Blackpool Illuminations times and dates 2021

1 Dec 2021 Wednesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
2 Dec 2021 Thursday 5.00pm 10.30pm
3 Dec 2021 Friday 5.00pm 11:00pm
4 Dec 2021 Saturday 5.00pm 11:00pm
5 Dec 2021 Sunday 5.00pm 10.30pm
6 Dec 2021 Monday 5.00pm 10.30pm
7 Dec 2021 Tuesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
8 Dec 2021 Wednesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
9 Dec 2021 Thursday 5.00pm 10.30pm
10 Dec 2021 Friday 5.00pm 11:00pm
11 Dec 2021 Saturday 5.00pm 11:00pm
12 Dec 2021 Sunday 5.00pm 10.30pm
13 Dec 2021 Monday 5.00pm 10.30pm
14 Dec 2021 Tuesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
15 Dec 2021 Wednesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
16 Dec 2021 Thursday 5.00pm 10.30pm
17 Dec 2021 Friday 5.00pm 11:00pm
18 Dec 2021 Saturday 5.00pm 11:00pm
19 Dec 2021 Sunday 5.00pm 10.30pm
20 Dec 2021 Monday 5.00pm 10.30pm
21 Dec 2021 Tuesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
22 Dec 2021 Wednesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
23 Dec 2021 Thursday 5.00pm 10.30pm
24 Dec 2021 Friday 5.00pm 11:00pm
25 Dec 2021 Saturday 5.00pm 11:00pm
26 Dec 2021 Sunday 5.00pm 10.30pm
27 Dec 2021 Monday 5.00pm 10.30pm
28 Dec 2021 Tuesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
29 Dec 2021 Wednesday 5.00pm 10.30pm
30 Dec 2021 Thursday 5.00pm 10.30pm
31 Dec 2021 Friday 5.00pm 1.30am (Sat)

January 2022 Blackpool Illuminations times and dates 

1 Jan 2022 Saturday 5.00pm 11:00pm
2 Jan 2022 Sunday 5.00pm 10.30pm
3 Jan 2022 Monday 5.00pm 10.30pm

Image Credit Blackpool Council 

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