Fun at the fair Near Kirkham
Blackpool Pleasure Beach is a key attraction in the area, whether you're looking for white knuckle rollercoasters or to take in a show, one of the UK's most iconic amusement parks offers something for everyone. Discounts for booking specific days in advance are available and its worth checking discount or daily deal sites for offers which can make the day more affordable.
All aboard a trip down memory lane
If you're looking for something a bit more sedate, a trip on the Ribble Steam Railway could be just the ticket. The scenic 3-mile round trip takes 35 minutes and runs between May and September. Once you've alighted you can visit the museum and take a closer look at the restoration project in more detail.
Hang with the gorillas at Blackpool Zoo
Why not spend a day getting to know the animals at Blackpool Zoo? You'll find everything from Tigers and Elephants to Aardvarks and Emus, a fantastic day for all the family where you're bound to see something out of the ordinary. Save money by planning ahead and book your tickets online. Situated between Preston and Blackpool there are a number of hotel choices Near Kirkham. Travelodge Preston Central is less than 8 miles away and it's about 7 miles to the Travelodges at Lytham St Annes, Blackpool South Shore or South Promenade.