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 February 2023 and beyond at the The Platform include:

Women In Rock3 Feb 20237:30pm
Electrik Live Orchestra 18+4 Feb 20237:30pm
Grassroots Wytch Hazel 16+7 Feb 20237:30pm
Tipitina10 Feb 20238:00pm
The Counterfeit Sixties11 Feb 20237:30pm
Laurence Jones17 Feb 20237:30pm
T.Rextasy18 Feb 20237:30pm
Grassroots The Heartland Roots Band21 Feb 20237:30pm
Voodoo Room- a night of Hendrix, Clapton & Cream24 Feb 20238:00pm
The Freddie and Queen Experience25 Feb 20237:30pm
Swing Commanders3 Mar 20238:00pm
Gary Stewart's Graceland4 Mar 20237:30pm
Grassroots Kray-Z-Legz 16+7 Mar 20237:30pm
The AC/DC Experience 18+10 Mar 20238:00pm
Cloudbusting-The Music of Kate Bush11 Mar 20237:30pm
Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham14 Mar 20237:30pm
Heidi Talbot17 Mar 20237:30pm
Coldplace 18+18 Mar 20237:30pm
Grassroots Sam Kelly's Station House 16+21 Mar 20237:30pm
Martin Turner ex Wishbone Ash22 Mar 20238:00pm
The Verity Bromham Band24 Mar 20238:00pm
Promenade Concert Orchestra- Music from The Palm Court26 Mar 20233:00pm
Mark Thompson Science Show5 Apr 20232:30pm
The Easter Rock & Roll Show8 Apr 20237:30pm
The King of Pop starring NAVI14 Apr 20237:30pm
The Jam'd 18+15 Apr 20238:00pm
Fleeting Rumours20 Apr 20237:30pm
The Bon Jovi Experience (+18)21 Apr 20237:30pm
Tom Petty Legacy22 Apr 20237:30pm
The Ronnie Scott's All Stars6 May 20237:30pm
The Sandy Denny Project12 May 20237:30pm
Promenade Concert Orchestra Brian Kay's Light Programme14 May 20233:00pm
The Beach Boyz Tribute Show26 May 20237:30pm
Martin Taylor and Ulf Wakenius27 May 20237:30pm
I Spy with My Little Eye30 May 20232:30pm
The Stones2 Jun 20238:00pm
All or Nothing Experience Story of The Small Faces9 Jun 20237:30pm
Steve Harley Acoustic Band15 Jun 20237:30pm
Tupelo to Vegas17 Jun 20237:30pm
Bootleg Blondie 18+23 Jun 20238:00pm
Oye Santana 202330 Jun 20237:30pm
The Sound of Springsteen14 Jul 20237:30pm
Country Superstars21 Jul 20237:30pm
Maet Live and The Neverland Express22 Jul 20237:30pm
The Haley Sisters 'Acoustic Hits and Harmonies'28 Jul 20237:30pm
Northern Soul Live ft Lorraine Silver29 Jul 20237:30pm
The Men They Couldn't Hang 18+9 Sep 20238:00pm
The Real Thing15 Sep 20237:30pm
Showaddywaddy- 50 Golden Years13 Oct 20237:30pm
Darkside- From The Piper To The Bell28 Oct 20238:00pm
Darkside- Darkside Of The Moon & More29 Oct 20233:00pm
Soul Kinda Wonderful Drifters Show17 Nov 20237:30pm
Pendragon 'Everyone's a VIP' Weekend +1817 Nov 20237:30pm
Darkside Multibuy 202317 Nov 20237:30pm

The list was last updated on Wednesday 1st of February 2023.


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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