Visit Blackpool

Festival Village Application Form

REF: Christmas By The Sea
Dates: 19 November 2021– 03 January 2022
Venue: Tower Festival Headland, Central Promenade, Blackpool
 
CATERING & COMMERCIAL OPPORTUNITIES
 
Background:

New for 2021! A stunning festive Christmas village complete with skating rink, snow cannons, magic forest and Frost Fairy projections will complement the extended Illuminations season.
 
We are seeking a range of festive themed quality food, drink and gift offers to fill the already established festival village wooden cabins on the Tower Festival Headland.

Approximate trading times & fees:

 
We are looking for businesses wishing to trade in the village as follows:

  • 19 November to 12 December (Fri-Sun) Fridays 18:00-21:00 | Saturday & Sunday 12:00-21:00

  • ‚Äč17 December to 3 January* - Mon-Sun 12:00-21:00

* Excluding Christmas Day
Boxing Day and New Year’s Day are available to trade

As this is a new venture and we are seeking to support local businesses in their post-pandemic recovery, there will be no charge to businesses for the 2021 season.
 
PLEASE NOTE, THE APPLICATION PROCESS HAS NOW CLOSED.
Many thanks to all the applications we have had for the Christmas By The Sea event.  We are now checking documents and making sure applications meet all the criteria that was set out, and will come back to you in due course.