The Winter Gardens were originally intended to provide entertainment for the people of Blackpool, especially during the winter months. It was built by the Victorians, and housed a palm garden and an opera house.
The Winter Gardens hosts many events including World Dance Championships, International Darts Championships, Award Ceremonies and seminars. Also within the Winter Gardens complex is the Opera House Theatre, which has the second largest stage in the Country, and attracts top West End musicals such as Chicago, Cats and Blood Brothers.
The legendary Empress Ballroom plays host to many one night events from the likes of The Kooks, Stereophonics and The Verve - the Winter Gardens boasts quality live entertainment and a diverse venue for hosting every kind of event possible.
From concerts, banquets, conferences and special events, to shows, exhibitions and weddings, the Winter Gardens has it all under one roof.
Convenient to Winter Gardens, Blackpool Tower, Sealife Centre,
Blackpool Theatres and many other Blackpool attractions and businesses, The Lanayr Hotel's ideal Blackpool location is a dream come true. Guests are only steps away from the action found within the heart of Blackpool.