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 September 2021 and beyond at the The Platform include:

Gospel Bayfest 2021 (Friday 19:00)24 Sep 20217:00pm
Gospel Bayfest 2021 (Saturday 14:00)25 Sep 20212:00pm
Gospel Bayfest 2021 (Saturday 19:00)25 Sep 20217:00pm
Women in Rock! (18+)1 Oct 20217:30pm
Earl Jackson - The Worlds Best Chuck Berry Tribute Artist2 Oct 20217:30pm
Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham12 Oct 20217:30pm
Andy Fairweather Low and The Low Riders15 Oct 20217:30pm
Money for Nothing - The UK's Number One Dire Straits Tribute16 Oct 20217:30pm
Chantel McGregor22 Oct 20218:00pm
The Peatbog Faeries (18+)23 Oct 20217:30pm
The Haunting of Blaine Manor27 Oct 20217:30pm
The New Jersey Boys5 Nov 20217:30pm
Alden, Patterson & Dashwood11 Nov 20217:30pm
The Upbeat Beatles12 Nov 20217:30pm
The Carpenters Experience19 Nov 20217:30pm
Darkside - The Pink Floyd Show20 Nov 20218:00pm
Circus of Horrors (18+)22 Nov 20217:30pm
Michael Portillo "Life; A Game of Two Halves"24 Nov 20217:30pm
Talon - The Best of Eagles - "The Legacy Tour"26 Nov 20218:00pm
Promenade Concert Orchestra - Housewive's Choice28 Nov 20213:00pm
Showaddywaddy3 Dec 20217:30pm
Lindisfarne10 Dec 20218:00pm
The Houghton Weavers21 Dec 20217:30pm
Limehouse Lizzy (18+)15 Jan 20228:00pm
Hue and Cry22 Jan 20228:00pm
Merry Hell4 Feb 20228:00pm
The Counterfeit Sixties11 Feb 20227:30pm
Tipitina17 Feb 20228:00pm
Magic - A Kind of Queen18 Feb 20227:30pm
Magic - A Kind of ELO19 Feb 20227:30pm
GORDON BUCHANAN - 30 Years In The Wild - The Anniversary Tour21 Feb 20227:30pm
T. Rextasy26 Feb 20228:00pm
Fairport Convention3 Mar 20228:00pm
Tupelo to Vegas4 Mar 20227:30pm
Gary Stewart's Graceland5 Mar 20227:30pm
The AC/DC Experience (18+)11 Mar 20228:00pm
Cloudbusting - The Music of Kate Bush12 Mar 20227:30pm
Peggy Seeger and Calum MacColl – First F17 Mar 20227:30pm
Coldplace (18+)18 Mar 20227:30pm
Heidi Talbot24 Mar 20227:30pm
The King of Pop Starring NAVI25 Mar 20227:30pm
Ultimate Bowie1 Apr 20227:30pm
Alexandr Misko7 Apr 20227:30pm
Creedence Clearwater Revived Featuring Johnny Guitar Williamson21 Apr 20227:30pm
The Bon Jovi Experience (18+)23 Apr 20228:00pm
The Good Old Days of Music Hall27 Apr 20222:00pm
The Haley Sisiters29 Apr 20227:30pm
The Animals and Friends with special guest Maggie Bell (18+)6 May 20227:30pm
John Verity with The Mentulls7 May 20228:00pm
John Coghlan's Quo (18+)14 May 20228:00pm
Grace Petrie26 May 20228:00pm
The Sandy Denny Project3 Jun 20227:30pm
The Jam'd (18+)10 Jun 20228:00pm
Snake Davis - Classic Sax Solos11 Jun 20227:30pm
Martin Barre Band (18+)17 Jun 20228:00pm
Bootleg Blondie (18+)24 Jun 20228:00pm
Hats off to Led Zeppelin (18+)25 Jun 20228:00pm
Oye Santana1 Jul 20227:30pm
The Sound of Springsteen15 Jul 20227:30pm
Acoustic Mac + Acoustic Eagles24 Jul 20222:30pm
Roy Orbison & the Travelling Wilburys Experience26 Aug 20227:30pm
Jim Cregan & Co9 Sep 20227:30pm
The Ultimate 70s Show10 Sep 20227:30pm
We'll Meet Again12 Oct 20222:00pm
Steve Parrish Mad Tour "The Parrish Times"20 Oct 20227:30pm
The Bob Dylan Story21 Oct 20227:30pm
Mike Farris & Jo Harman11 Nov 20227:30pm

The list was last updated on Sunday 19th of September 2021.


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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