Biggest indoor festival to hit the county

The largest indoor festival to hit the North West will take place in Blackpool this December, complete with a stellar line-up of some of the biggest names in the music industry.

Monday, 7th October 2013, 11:32 am
Blackpool Rocks
Blackpool Rocks

Radio 1 DJ Danny Howard, Alex Huckerby and Lytham Proms organisers Cuffe and Taylor are bringing Blackpool Rocks – a one-night festival featuring seven rooms of live music – to the town.

The event will take place in the Blackpool Winter Gardens on 21 December.

It is set to provide a huge boost to Blackpool’s night-time economy, as more than 8,000 people are expected to flock to this never-before-seen festival.

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Danny Howard, festival director, said: “This is the first time, in a very long time that Blackpool will experience an event of this size and trust me when I say it’s long over-due.

It will be a true indoor festival affair with a line up featuring A-List superstars within their respected genres including Dance, Indie, Urban and much more.

“I’m very proud of what we’re about to unleash onto the North West music scene

“Standby for the biggest event that our incredible seaside town has seen in years! This is just the start of the innovative, unique movement that is Blackpool Rocks.”

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