Scott Bamber gives you his highlights for Bank Holiday Weekend (25th – 27th August 2012) in Blackpool.

Charabanc Boutique Launch. 28b King St Blackpool. 7pm onwards Friday
Friday night see’s the launch of Blackpool’s newest boutique, selling vintage and hand-crafted items for you and your home. Beautiful vintage fashion, stylish furniture, individual and quirky jewellery, gifts and homewares and so much more. The fabulous new boutique is a collaboration between local craft and vintage sellers; Achtland Boutique, Aunty Social, Dotty Delightful and Par la Mar.

Pure Evil live in Blackpool. North Pier. 2pm – 5 pm Saturday 25th August
World class Street Artist Pure Evil will be live on North Pier this Saturday holding a Workshop and Q & A session. For more imformation and how to register your interest in the event, see altblackpool’s preview to find out more!

UDO World Street Dance Championships. Winter Gardens Blackpool. 9an – 6pm Friday, Saturday Sunday
Blackpool Winter Gardens hosts the World Street Dance Championships this weekend, featuring competitors from accross the globe. This event across 3 days will feature Dancers and Crews from a wide range of age and skill levels competing to be Street Dancing Champions. This event is now in its 7th year and will run from 9am Friday to 6pm Sunday.

Soul In The Park. Stanley Park Bandstand. 12pm – 6 pm Sunday
Northern Soul comes to Blackpool in the form of Soul In The Park at the Stanley Park Bandstand. Starting at noon through till 6pm, this afternoon show will attract music lovers from miles around. Featuring Live music in the Form of Soul Train, top DJ’s from Blackpool, Preston and Manchester. There will also be a special dance floor and The Lambretta Club will be in attendance.

Don’t forget to check out the altblackpool What’s On page for all the rest of this weekend’s fantastic events!


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