The Platform

The Platform is the main venue in Morecambe for live entertainment and events. It opened in 1997 in a tasteful conversion of the former Morecambe Promenade Train Station.

Tickets can be purchased online from the official website for The Platform (see information box below) and third party booking websites such as See Tickets (certain events only).

The Platform theatre in Morecambe, Lancashire
The Platform

To buy tickets in person, visit the Morecambe Visitor Information Centre or the Lancaster Visitor Information Centre. The Morecambe Visitor Information Centre is located in the same building as The Platform. For telephone bookings call 01524 582803.

The Platform is situated on Marine Road Central (postcode LA4 4DB), opposite the Midland Hotel. Both Morecambe Train Station and Morecambe Bus Station are within walking distance.

The Old Station Car Park (aka Festival Market Car Park) and the Goods Yard Car Park are right next to the venue. Both are operated by Lancaster City Council. Parking is free after 6 pm.

The old railway station building also houses The Station. The family-friendly pub is operated by Fayre & Square and is known for its great meal deals. It also boasts a Wacky Warehouse play centre.

The Station pub in Morecambe
The Station

Other food and drink options nearby include the Frankie & Benny’s restaurant at Central Drive Retail Park and the KFC right next to the theatre.

Events - What's On

Shows and events in December 2023 and beyond at the The Platform include:

Then Jerico...The Return2 Dec 20238:00pm
Vicky Jackson is 'PINK'8 Dec 20237:30pm
The Ultimate 70's Christmas Show9 Dec 20237:30pm
Santa's Christmas Wish13 Dec 20234:00pm
The Rock and Roll Christmas Show15 Dec 20237:30pm
Morecambe Band's Secret Santa16 Dec 20237:30pm
Houghton Weavers21 Dec 20237:30pm
Under The Boardwalk12 Jan 20247:30pm
Pirates in Panto17 Jan 20246:00pm
Grassroots Live Saturday @ More Music - PLEASUREINC20 Jan 20241:30pm
Grassroots Live Saturday @ The Platform LIZZIE ESAU20 Jan 20247:30pm
Grassroots Live Sunday @ More Music F3INT21 Jan 20242:15pm
Grassroots Live Sunday @ The Platform SPLIT THE DEALER21 Jan 20247:30pm
Strawberry Jack- A tale from Paradise Heights24 Jan 20247:30pm
Hue and Cry26 Jan 20248:00pm
New Year Viennese Concert28 Jan 20243:00pm
Women in Rock3 Feb 20247:30pm
Clinton Baptiste8 Feb 20247:30pm
Voodoo Room - A Night of Hendrix, Clapton and Cream9 Feb 20248:00pm
Electrik Live Orchestra10 Feb 20247:30pm
Limehouse Lizzy17 Feb 20247:30pm
The Freddie and Queen Experience23 Feb 20247:30pm
Grassroots Live Saturday @ More Music SARAH HENEGHAN24 Feb 20241:30pm
Grassroots Live Saturday @ The Platform TRUNC24 Feb 20247:30pm
Grassroots Live Sunday @ More Music T E YATES25 Feb 20242:15pm
Grassroots Live Sunday @ The Platform EMILIA QUINN25 Feb 20247:30pm
Diane's Deli - A tale from Paradise Heights28 Feb 20247:30pm
Cloudbusting Kate Bush - The Line, The Cross and The Curve1 Mar 20247:30pm
The Story of Guitar Heroes6 Mar 20247:30pm
The AC/DC Experience8 Mar 20248:00pm
OASIS Supernova9 Mar 20247:30pm
Fleeting Rumours15 Mar 20247:30pm
I'm Frank Morgan- RewiRED: A Tale from Paradise Heights27 Mar 20247:30pm

The list was last updated on Saturday 2nd of December 2023.


Map showing location of The Platform.

Map showing location of The Platform


The Platform

Address and postcode
Marine Road Central
United Kingdom

Visit The Platform Website

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