Brand new for 2019

A 21st Century Conference and Exhibition space.

A brand-new conference centre and exhibition space is set to be built at the Winter Gardens Blackpool. The space will be based at the Leopold Grove side of the complex and will have a double height entrance foyer, with exhibition space on the first floor.

Above this on the second floor will be a large uninterrupted space capable of hosting major conferences of up to 2,000 people complementing the existing Grade II* listed building’s exhibition spaces and venues bringing the venue capacity for conferences up to 7000.


13 - 15 June 2017

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Blackpool's Changing

£500m in creating a 21st century business destiation.

Over the last five years the town has been the beneficiary of more than £400m worth of investment in regeneration projects and by 2020 that figure will have risen to over £500m.

Don’t let your perceptions stop you from taking a fresh look at Blackpool. Give us the opportunity to show you a resort eager and ready to meet the demands and needs of the 21st century business traveller.



VisitBlackpool conferences and meetings offer a range of professional and friendly services, with such a wide range of venues and accommodation available in the resort, we can tailor our service to fit your requirements, making your task as organiser so much easier!

Working in collaboration with partners, we provide a number of services to ensure your event is a resounding success, including:-

FREE and Impartial Venue Finding

With over 100 venues for your meeting, launch or event, you’ll find a venue to suit your needs.

FREE and Impartial Accommodation Booking

Benefit from an extensive range of bedrooms in more than 300 quality graded properties, to suit all tastes and budgets.

Site Visits

The VisitBlackpool team with partners will facilitate venue visits and resort show-rounds to ensure you find your perfect location.

Help with Partner or Social Programmes

Blackpool is home to some of the UK’s most popular tourist attractions that are sure to excite and inspire delegates and guests alike.

Subvention Funding, Bid Planning and Support

The VisitBlackpool team can support funding applications and subvention advice.

Marketing and PR Support

We offer besopoke event marketing and PR support, to help you maxamise your events peotential.

A state of the art Conference & Exhibition.
at the Winter Gardens Blackpool.

The uninterrupted conference space can host up to 2000 delegates but when combined with the other spaces throughout the Winter Gardens Blackpool it has the ability to cater for over 7000 individuals.

The new conference and Exhibition centre will be based on the site of the Winter Gardens with standalone access from Leopold Grove or through a new entrance foyer inside the main building.

Building work which is set to begin in the Autumn of 2017 is due for completion in the Spring of 2019.

Yes, the new conference and Exhibition centre will feature the latest in technology and equipment designed to meet the needs of any event and it's organisers.

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Our Headquarters

Winter Gardens Blackpool,
97 Church Street, Blackpool FY1 1HU.

+44 (0) 1253 629600