The UK’s favourite Arcade, Indie & Retro video gaming expo returns to the Norbreck Castle Exhibition Centre on the 2nd/3rd/4th May 2015!

Play Blackpool features a whole host of video gaming-related treats, including:

  • Retro Consoles & Computers
  • Classic Arcade Machines
  • Indie & Modern games for PC, console & mobile 
  • Gaming Tournaments & Cosplay Contests 
  • Dealers / Traders and much more!


Become an Affiliate and earn free tickets!

We all like something for nothing and our brand new affiliate scheme gives you the chance to get free tickets to the show by selling tickets to friends and family.

As an affiliate you will receive your own unique link to our buy tickets page that you can share on your blog, website or social media. For every five people who buy tickets through your link we will give you one free day ticket.

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Replay Rewards

For 2015 we are launching an exciting new membership scheme that gives exclusive content and discounts from Replay Events and our partners. Membership comes with a limited edition membership card and provides a 10% discount on tickets to selected future events and official merchandise.
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Indies – Show Your Game at Play Blackpool 2015

Applications are now open for Indie developers looking to showcase their game at Play Blackpool.

Replay Events are proud to support independent development teams through its shows and are therefore offering special low rates for space and power either in the Indie Zone or on the main show floor.

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Tickets for Play Blackpool will be on sale from Monday 1st December, 2014!

A perfect Christmas present for the gamer you love!

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Thanks for making Play Blackpool 2014 a great success!

Our return to Blackpool was a huge success and we would like to thank everyone who came to Play by the seaside!

You can find links to a video walk around and write ups from last year's event and also the 2010/2011 shows in this post.

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