Through the Blackpool Lights

Join us for Blackpool Dogs Unite 2018, taking in the iconic Blackpool Lights as you walk along the prom. This sponsored dog walk for Guide Dogs is not to be missed!

A black and tan dog sits against a cloudy sky with the Blackpool Tower in the background.

Event summary information

Friday 12 October 2018
05:00 pm - 09:30 pm
North Pier, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 1NE

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Now in it's seventh year, our hugely popular Blackpool Lights sponsored dog walk is back in October 2018 and is not to be missed! Join us for this great fundraising event for Guide Dogs, against the backdrop of the iconic Blackpool Tower and Lights. 

Timings for the 2018 event are approximate and will be confirmed as soon as possible.

There is one walk route, with two distances that can be chosen on the day: approx. 5km (3.1 miles) for the keen, and 1.6km (1 mile) for those wanting a gentler stroll.

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How to get there

By car

Parking is free at Houndshill Shopping Centre from 5pm on the day: the postcode to get here is FY1 4HU. Follow the M55 all the way in to Blackpool, this becomes the A5230. Continue along Yeadon Way / Seasiders Way, then join the A5099 and head onto Albert Road / S King Street / Adelaide Street / Coronation Street for the car park entrance.

By train

Blackpool Train Station lies half a mile above Blackpool Town Hall on Talbot Road, immediately opposite North Pier.

By bus

All bus routes cross Talbot Road and or pass the Tower. Trams run from Fleetwood and South Shore.


  • Cafe
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  • Merchandise
  • Parking
  • Toilets
  • Water station