Blackpool is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Britain. People travel from all over the UK and Europe just to visit this wonderful place. It sits by the seaside and plays host to marvellous views and scenery. Blackpool tends to have stunning weather in the summer, but can be prone to a few showers! Ah yes, the unpredictable British weather causes problems for anyone holidaying in the UK. But have no fear, there are still lots of things you can do on a rainy day in Blackpool!
Go Out To Eat
Don’t let the rain stop you from having fun during your stay. You can still go out and enjoy a fine dining experience! In fact, there are plenty of great places to eat in Blackpool, so your options are diverse. Just make sure you book a table if needed, and bring your appetite! There are loads of great cuisines to explore, so pick whichever you like best.
Visit An Art Gallery
There are still plenty of things to do in Blackpool on a rainy day, one of which is visiting an art gallery. The Grundy Art Gallery is the most famous in Blackpool and hosts a wide range of great exhibitions. There’s a combination of classic, historical, art and modern, contemporary pieces. It’s a fantastic way to spend your rainy day and have plenty of fun too.
An iconic landmark in the city of Blackpool, and a fine thing to visit on your trip. Don’t be fooled into thinking you’re just going to be visiting a historical structure, it’s much more than that! Blackpool Tower plays host to one of the UK’s most popular circus acts and puts on shows in the dungeons. Then there’s the ‘Tower Eye’ which offers you splendid views across Blackpool. Also, there’s an indoor adventure park for the kids to enjoy too. There’s something for the whole family in the Blackpool Tower, all of which can be enjoyed even when it pelts down with rain.
Indoor Water Park
Yes, you read that correctly, Blackpool has it’s own indoor water park! The Sandcastle Waterpark is a great place to visit when the typical British weather decides to arrive. Most people tend to visit Blackpool because it’s a lovely seaside town. So you're bound to pack swimming gear for your stay! You might not be able to wear it on the beach, so go to the waterpark instead. There’s loads of slides to enjoy, as well as a range of pools and tropical indoor weather conditions. Not even the rain can stop you from having a brilliant holiday experience!
There’s no reason you can’t enjoy a trip to Blackpool even when it rains! The weather gods tend to be unkind to the UK, and the weather is always unpredictable. So even if the forecast says sun during your stay, there’s always the chance it could randomly rain! But that doesn't mean you can’t still have lots of fun. Try out a few of these awesome ideas and you’ll soon forget all about the horrible weather.