An exhilarating menagerie of illuminated Carnival will return to the Tower Ballroom for an electrifying static showcase of music, puppetry and dance. Internationally recognised Carnival performers will present a showstopper over 30 minutes, bringing a diverse melting pot of Carnival magic.
From giant hand-crafted puppets to stunning illuminated dancers, there will be something for all the family.
Butterfly Ball and Silent Disco
The Butterfly Ball takes flight on Saturday, 28 October from 7pm. Join us for a magical mix of music, entertainment and fun and games to entertain all ages. Dress to impress in your colourful butterfly outfit or join one of our craft workshops to make your own custom butterfly accessories.
Suitable for all ages – our Silent Disco will have three different music choices playing continuously throughout the night. Catering for all music tastes young and old, you’re bound to find a track you want to dance to!
Sideshows & Curios
Blackpool-based The Electric Sunshine Project invites you to explore some of the town’s darker historical connections with sideshows.
A cavalcade of carnival characters and curiosity-box of freakish findings have been unearthed and illuminated for your delight; you’ll be encouraged to explore at your own pace and find links to Victorian hey-days as well as to modern society.