Thinking of tying the knot and looking for that perfect wedding venue. More and more couples are choosing seaside Blackpool for their wedding, especially since the fantastic seafront Festival House on the Tower Headland opened in December 2011. With such a variety of dazzling venues licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships including Tower Top ‘I dos’, Pleasure Beach ‘Las Vegas-style weddings and a wide choice of classic wedding hotels with function suites licensed for Ceremonies and Partnerships, Blackpool has a wedding venue to suit all budgets and tastes. Tie the knot in Blackpool any time of the day, sunset or midnight, since the new law extending wedding hours came into force in Autumn 2012.
1. Festival House Ceremonies
Located right on the Promenade close to North Pier and with Blackpool Tower as a backdrop, Festival House is a striking architect designed venue fully licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships. Choose from two rooms here including the Tower View room holding up to 75 guests with views of the Tower and Promenade and the Sea View room holding up to 12 guests, the perfect intimate venue with sea views. Post-ceremony you can move out to the first floor balcony, a magnificent setting for wedding photography!
2. Blackpool Tower Eye Weddings
Get married in an iconic UK landmark – Blackpool Tower Eye is one of the resort’s approved venues for ceremonies any time of the day. Up to 100 guests can enjoy your ceremony at the top of Blackpool Tower, 380 foot up with spectacular views. The Tower Ballroom is also available to hire for wedding receptions!
3. Winter Gardens Weddings
The fairytale medieval style Baronial Hall at Winter Gardens is licensed for Civil Partnerships and Weddings, holding up to 275 guests.
4. Paradise Room & White Tower Restaurant at Pleasure Beach
Set in the famous Art Deco Casino Building and surrounded by 125 rides and attractions at Pleasure Beach Blackpool, The Paradise Room and more intimate White Tower are licensed for Weddings and Partnerships, with a choice of themed or traditional style celebrations available. The theme park’s stunning contemporary Big Blue Hotel is also fully licensed and perfect for intimate wedding ceremonies of up to 50 guests.
5. Blackpool Hotels Licensed for Weddings & Civil Partnerships
A great choice of Blackpool and Lytham St Annes Hotels are approved venues for Civil Partnerships and Weddings including the luxurious Imperial Hotel on North Promenade and the beautiful Bedford Hotel at Lytham St Annes with AA Rosette Restaurant. Others include the superb Savoy Hotel and Norbreck Castle Hotel both on Queens Promenade and luxurious De Vere Heron’s Reach village. A fabulous choice of Blackpool hotels with spacious function suites are perfect for wedding receptions like ‘sparkling’ Tiffany’s Hotel on North Promenade. Browse our selection of Blackpool wedding hotels below and tie the knot in the UK’s favourite seaside resort!