Tomorrow Blackpool will be lighting up for Christmas with a weekend of music and entertainment, when the Blackpool Illuminations are switched on.
The weekend kicks off with Jedward, who are opening Blackpool iFest at 5pm. Other headliners include Lawson, Professor Green and The Vamps.
The climax of the evening will be when Film Director Tim Burton switches on the world’s most famous Christmas lights at 9pm.
Festivities continue into Saturday and Sunday, with comedy and childrens’ events.
There will be a special show with DJ Pat Sharp, in conjunctions with Vintage TV. The TV and Radio Personality will present a fun night with some of our favourite vintage popstars, including Bananarama, Jason Donovan, Paul Young, Limahl, Owen Paul and T-Pau.
Sunday is comedy night. Pub landlord Al Murray will be calling last orders in an hour-long set. Plus there will be performances from Chris Ramsey, Alun Cochrane, Tiff Stevenson, Carl Hutchinson and Craig Campbell.
Limited tickets are still available for the weekend from TicketMaster.