Within the 27th 12 months of the worldwide annual Thea Awards on November 19, Blackpool Pleasure Seashore gained a ‘traditional award’, recognising the customer attraction as an emblem of excellence.
Turning 125 years outdated subsequent 12 months, the attraction and amusement park, on Ocean Boulevard, grew to become the recipient for the award.
The TEA described the Pleasure Seashore as “standing amongst few comparables on this planet of themed leisure, connecting the business’s previous and future” having first been established in 1896.
The TEA are a global and non-profit affiliation that represents main creators, builders, designers and producers from around the globe.
Annually their committee considers as much as 200 nominations, awarding themed leisure companies for his or her excessive requirements of excellence and achievement.
When talking concerning the Pleasure Seashore winnings, the Themed Leisure Affiliation mentioned: “As one of many world’s first and most iconic amusement parks, it has survived two world wars and the cruel surroundings of its seaside location whereas regularly offering household enjoyable and thrills for generations and remarkably additionally being a family-owned and operated enterprise since its inception, at the moment underneath the care of the fourth technology of Blackpool lineage.
“Most notable is the park’s surviving assortment of classic rides, a few of these are the final remaining forms of their sort on this planet. Their additions within the trendy period have been equally spectacular.”
They’re set to host some festive occasions this 12 months of their very personal Blackpool north pole, together with a Santa’s Grotto and a Gatsby-themed dinner present from December 5 to 24.
For particulars on the TEA Thea Awards and their organisation, go to their web site here.
For extra data on the Christmas occasions and to buy tickets, go to here.
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