The Merrie England Bar

The Merrie England Bar and The Joey Blower show

The Merrie England Bar –  is a warm and friendly bar at the front of North Pier where you can sit, relax and watch the world go by.
Showing all major sporting events on the large screens within the bar.
Live music every weekend from Friday – Sunday eve, and every day during the Summer and Illuminations season. With all your favourite local artists: The Coustics, Emma Louise Jackson, DJ Ian Jackson and many more!


The Joey Blower show – 25th Anniversary now every weekend!

Blackpool’s Number 1 venue for a good time is proud to present the one and only Joey Blower for his 25th season on the pier!!
Whether it’s a stag or hen do, birthday, holiday or just a day out with your mates, don’t miss the best party in town as Joey and the gang provide a mix of comedy, wind-ups, competitions, live music, top tunes and much more!
DJ Johnny Vee keeps the party going while Britain’s Got Talent FINALIST Steven Hall shows off his spectacular dance moves – seeing is believing!!
Plus there’s a chance to win £1000 at the end of the season with the weekly heats for the Merrie England’s talent search – Pubstars!

“If you want good entertainment and a laugh Joey Blower is as mad as they come”
“Joey Blower is absolutely fantastic, takes the Micky out of the audience, does a charity bit, sings and tells funny stories. No trip to Blackpool is complete without a visit.”
“On a hen weekend we went to this show, had a brilliant afternoon Ideal for hen/stag groups, with the added bonus of raising money for charity, well done Joey”

Admission is £3 per person, pay on the door. The Joey Blower Show is not for the easily offended!
Please note, seating is limited and is first come first served.
Strictly adults only.

Joey Blower’s Pubstars 2018!

Our annual contest to find a new singing sensation is back with heats every Saturday and Sunday. The final weekend will take place in November 2018. It’s free to enter and whether you’re a polished performer or just want to give it a go – here’s your chance!
Let Johnny Vee know you want to have a go in a heat, every Saturday and Sunday afternoon, when you arrive and tell him which song you would like to perform. He will provide a backing track for you. If you win your heat, you will book your place in the finals weekend! This is where the money is up for grabs:
1st place – £1000
2nd place – £300
3rd place – £100
Admission to the finals weekend is free!
Please note seating is limited and is first come first served.