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Meet Blackpool

Bespoke conference and corporate event planning from the Blackpool Convention Bureau

Meet Blackpool is a conference and meeting bureau helping event organisers host conferences, meetings, and corporate events in the resort by providing bespoke conference and event support.

We offer a complete solution for event organisers; from finding conference or event venues to planning events, managing logistics and arranging catering, we've got it all covered. We can even help source the perfect accommodation for your delegates, making your corporate event one to remember.

Our event support is completely custom every time: we'll make sure your event package is tailored to meet your specific business needs so that your conference or event runs smoothly from start to finish.

Whether you're planning a small meeting, networking event or away day, or a large-scale conference, exhibition or corporate event, Meet Blackpool is the go-to bureau for event organisers looking for exceptional support and expertise in hosting successful events in one of the UK's best-loved seaside towns.

Blackpool Conference & Exhibition Centre  

Opened in 2022, a purpose built, state of the art conference & exhibition venue.  
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Empress Ballroom

The Empress Ballroom is one of the most popular venues within the Winter Gardens complex.

Blackpool is an ideal location for a conference or corporate event: its rich culture, history, and fantastic facilities make the resort a truly unique place to do business. Home to world-famous attractions, such as Blackpool Tower and Pleasure Beach, miles of stunning coastline and a rich history of entertainment, sports and music venues, your delegates will enjoy a truly unique experience.

The resort boasts a wide variety of conference rooms, event spaces and exhibition venues, from the newly renovated Winter Gardens Blackpool, including the new £30m state-of-the-art Conference Centre, to the iconic Blackpool Tower Ballroom. Blackpool's range of venues caters to events of all sizes and types; from sports events to national conferences, AGMs to exhibitions.

Blackpool's convenient northwest location makes it easily accessible, with excellent transport links to major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool and even London.

The resort offers a variety of accommodation options, from luxurious to budget-friendly, meaning your delegates can find comfortable accommodation regardless of budget.

Blackpool offers an exceptional combination of unique attractions, world-class facilities, and easy accessibility, making it a perfect destination to host your next conference or event.

Key Statistics

Meet Blackpool, a modern 21st-century business destination that delivers an unrivalled delegate experience.

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£30M

Conference & Exhibition Centre

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£1bn+

Growth & Prosperity Programme

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7000

Delegate Capacity

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18M

Yearly Visitors

Why Blackpool
Our mission is to support organisers like you in creating unforgettable events that leave a lasting impression on your attendees.
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Venues
Explore small, medium and large venues in Blackpool and discover the next venue for your upcoming event.
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Accommodation
Whether it’s a traditional retreat or state-of-the-art accommodation, we have a vibrant array of establishments to choose from. From a next-generation luxury hotel to a comfortable guesthouse, Blackpool offers an extraordinary choice to suit every pocket.
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Getting Here
Blackpool sits right in the middle of the UK, on the North West coast of England. The resort is no further than a three-hour commute from most major cities in the UK.
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The MeetBlackpool guide is part of the Blackpool’s Back Tourism Recovery Campaign, part-funded by HM Government and the European Union.
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With almost £500m of investment already made in the town’s infrastructure and millions more in the pipeline, Blackpool has emerged as a vibrant destination that can offer an unforgettable experience to  business and leisure visitors.