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 June 2022 and beyond at the The Platform include:

Bootleg Blondie (18+)24 Jun 20228:00pm
Armed Forces Day26 Jun 202212:00pm
Learn to Dance JIVE26 Jun 202212:00pm
Simon & Garfunkel Story2 Jul 20227:30pm
The Sound of Springsteen15 Jul 20227:30pm
The Summer 60s Show16 Jul 20227:30pm
American Four Tops Motown Show22 Jul 20227:30pm
The Syd Lawrence Orchestra23 Jul 20227:30pm
Acoustic Mac + Acoustic Eagles24 Jul 20222:30pm
Presentation of the Iranian Embassy Siege by Pete Winner SAS28 Jul 20227:30pm
Country Superstars29 Jul 20227:30pm
The Men They Couldn't Hang (18+)30 Jul 20228:00pm
Maet Live5 Aug 20227:30pm
Morecambe Bay Art Fair 202213 Aug 20225:00pm
Pop Divas Live!17 Aug 20226:00pm
Roy Chubby Brown (+18)19 Aug 20227:30pm
Dominic Kirwan20 Aug 20227:30pm
Mysterrasaur24 Aug 20222:00pm
Roy Orbison & the Traveling Wilburys Experience26 Aug 20227:30pm
Comic Con Market29 Aug 202210:00am
Jim Cregan & Co9 Sep 20227:30pm
The Ultimate 70s Show10 Sep 20227:30pm
The Real Thing16 Sep 20227:30pm
Endorphinmachine Prince Tribute17 Sep 20227:30pm
Gospel Bayfest 2022 (Friday 19:00)23 Sep 20227:00pm
Gospel Bayfest 2022 (Saturday Afternoon 14:00)24 Sep 20222:00pm
Gospel Bayfest 2022 (Saturday Evening 19:00)24 Sep 20227:00pm
The Wonder of Stevie30 Sep 20227:30pm
This is Merseybeat1 Oct 20227:30pm
The Three Degrees ft Valerie Holiday7 Oct 20227:30pm
An Evening with Chris Slade and his Timeline Band8 Oct 20227:30pm
Saba Douglas Hamilton 'In the Footsteps of Elephants'10 Oct 20227:30pm
We'll Meet Again12 Oct 20222:00pm
Showaddywaddy14 Oct 20227:30pm
Andy Fairweather Low and The Low Riders15 Oct 20227:30pm
Steve Parrish Mad Tour "The Parrish Times"20 Oct 20227:30pm
Abbamania22 Oct 20227:30pm
Talon - The Best of Eagles - 25th Anniversary Tour27 Oct 20228:00pm
Chantel McGregor29 Oct 20228:00pm
Grace Petrie3 Nov 20227:30pm
Mike Farris & Jo Harman11 Nov 20227:30pm
Lindisfarne18 Nov 20227:30pm
Darkside of the Moon19 Nov 20227:30pm
Darkside Wish you were here20 Nov 20227:30pm
Merry Hell25 Nov 20228:00pm
Promenade Concert Orchestra - Your 100 Best Tunes27 Nov 20223:00pm
The Upbeat Beatles3 Dec 20227:30pm
Santa Saves Christmas14 Dec 20224:00pm
Houghton Weavers Christmas show20 Dec 20227:30pm
Limehouse Lizzie14 Jan 20238:00pm
Hue and Cry21 Jan 20238:00pm
Promenade Concert Orchestra - New Year Viennese29 Jan 20233:00pm
Electrik Live Orchestra4 Feb 20237:30pm
Laurence Jones17 Feb 20237:30pm
Heidi Talbot17 Mar 20237:30pm
The Verity Bromham Band24 Mar 20238:00pm
The Sandy Denny Project12 May 20237:30pm
Tupelo to Vegas17 Jun 20237:30pm
Northern Soul Live ft Lorraine Silver29 Jul 20237:30pm
Soul Kinda Wonderful Drifters Show17 Nov 20237:30pm

The list was last updated on Friday 24th of June 2022.


Map showing location of The Platform.

Map showing location of The Platform


The Platform

Address and postcode
Marine Road Central
United Kingdom

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