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 May 2024 and beyond at the The Platform include:

Tupelo to Vegas21 Jun 20247:30pm
Armed Forces Day - Free Event22 Jun 202411:00am
Bootleg Blondie29 Jun 20248:00pm
Cheesy Bingo Party13 Jul 20247:30pm
Soul Train26 Jul 20247:30pm
The Battle of Mirbat: SAS Beat The Russians31 Jul 20247:30pm
Resurrection Stone Roses16 Aug 20248:00pm
Roy Orbison & The Travelling Wilbury's Experience6 Sep 20247:30pm
ZZ TOPPD7 Sep 20248:00pm
Herman's Hermits13 Sep 20247:30pm
Kick up the 80's14 Sep 20247:30pm
Pure Weller20 Sep 20247:30pm
Hi-on Maiden21 Sep 20248:00pm
Gospel Bayfest (Friday Evening Concert)27 Sep 20247:00pm
Gospel Bayfest (Saturday Afternoon)28 Sep 20242:00pm
Gospel Bayfest (Saturday Evening Concert)28 Sep 20247:00pm
Soul Kinda Wonderful The Drifters Show4 Oct 20247:30pm
Quo Connection5 Oct 20247:30pm
The Real Thing with support from Donovan Blackwood11 Oct 20247:30pm
The Glenn Miller & Big Band Spectacular15 Oct 20247:30pm
Hejira - Celebrating Joni Mitchell22 Oct 20247:30pm
Abbamania23 Oct 20247:30pm
Chantel McGregor25 Oct 20248:00pm
The Upbeat Beatles26 Oct 20247:30pm
Fu Fighters9 Nov 20248:00pm
Darkside -The Hopeful and the Damned Tour 2024 The Seventies15 Nov 20247:30pm
Darkside - The Hopeful and the Damned Tour 2024 From the Piper to The Bell16 Nov 20247:30pm
The Searchers Experience featuring Spencer James23 Nov 20247:30pm
Brave Rival28 Nov 20247:30pm
Lindisfarne29 Nov 20247:30pm
Buddy Holly and The Cricketers- Holly at Christmas5 Dec 20247:30pm
Merry Hell13 Dec 20248:00pm
Ultimate 70's Show20 Dec 20247:30pm
Voodoo Room - Anight of Hendrix, Clapton & Cream7 Feb 20258:00pm
The Tom Petty Legacy15 Feb 20257:30pm
The Jam'd1 Mar 20258:00pm
The Signatures ft Stefan Taylor & Lorraine Silver12 Apr 20257:00pm
The Simon and Garfunkel Story6 Jun 20257:30pm

The list was last updated on Monday 20th of May 2024.


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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