This summer the Winter Gardens Blackpool celebrates 140 years since it’s official opening in July 1887. Since opening the Winter Gardens has welcomed millions of visitors including stars from stage and screen, political leaders and everything in between.
140th Celebration Vision
- To continue the restoration of existing spaces and ensure their safety and use for longevity.
- Increase community engagement and social cohesion
How your donations will be used
Donations to the 140th celebration fund will be used to fund a range of schemes including the continued restoration of the venue and to supplement schemes and events aimed at engaging and increasing access to the venue and it’s many events for hard to reach communities and under privileged societies across the Fylde Coast.
140th Anniversary Exhibition
09 – 29 July 2018
The 140th Anniversary Exhibition taking place from Monday 9th – Sunday 29th July, will celebrate the venue’s illustrious entertainment history, with past posters, programmes and artefacts, and will feature a photographic history of the building.