12 pictures of stars and shows coming up in Blackpool during February

There are a host of star names heading for Blackpool during February

The Winter Gardens (www.wintergardensblackpool.co.uk) offers a super bill throughout the month, ranging from the top dance group Diversity, to the comedian Paul Smith, the Rock of Ages musical and the School Alive performances held over a week and featuring the youngsters of the resort.

At the Grand Theatre (www.blackpoolgrand.co.uk), highlights include two nights from top comedian Jon Richardson, fresh from a school charity show in the resort, a week’s worth of the ever popular Rocky Horror Show and opera with Puccini’s La Boheme.

The Viva show bar (www.vivablackpool.com) hosts tribute shows to the likes of Meatloaf, Queen, Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand and Fleetwood Mac along with a tribute to the film Magic Mike.

The busy programme at the Old Electric (theoldelectric.co.uk) venue in Springfield Road includes performances by the Blackpool LGBTQ+ Choir on February 7 and 21.

Full details of schedules and shows can be checked with the venues but here, in pictures, are some of the highlights to look out for.