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Nickelodeon Slimefest 2016

3 September 2016 @ 11:00 am - 7:30 pm

Are you ready to get slimed?

Diversity dance troupe stars Jordan Banjo and Perri Kiely are to host Nickelodeon’s first UKSLIMEFEST! This fantastically slimy event will take place in Blackpool as part of Illuminations Switch-On Weekend.

The live shows will be held at the Empress Ballroom in the Winter Gardens on Saturday, 3rd September. Tickets are now on sale at Ticketmaster, and read a full set of FAQs here.


ConnorJust announced! Top musical acts Conor Maynard and Alesha Dixon are added to the line-up forSLIMEFEST Blackpool!

Singer and TV personality, Alesha will be performing some of her biggest hits. Conor will perform songs from his number one album Contrast and his new album, Covers, out this Friday on Spotify.

Jack Griffo and Kira Kosarin, stars of Nickelodeon’s hit live-action series The Thundermans, are also heading to Blackpool to join the Line-up for Nickelodeon’s First-Ever UK SLIMEFEST.

THE THUNDERMANS SEASON 1 GALLERY: Pictured: Max (Jack Griffo), Phoebe (Kira Kosarin), in THE THUNDERMANS on Nickelodeon. Photo: James Dimmock/Nickelodeon. © 2013 Viacom International Inc. All Rights Reserved. Stylist: Anne Spong Show Costumer: Candice Dobkousky Show Hair: Jani Kleinbard and Janet Morre Show Makeup: Erin Gurth and Michelle Keck Additonal Hair/Makeup: Chantal Moore Retouching: Boris Kravchenko/ Angry Tablet Inc.Also appearing as part of the music and mayhem, vlogger and host of Nickelodeon’s Summer Fest,Roxxsaurus will be a part of the SLIMEFEST concerts. The YouTube star with over one million subscribers joins previously announced dance group Diversity and California-based band The Tide.

SLIMEFEST forms part of the world-famous Blackpool Illuminations Switch-On Weekend. There’s the opportunity to package your SLIMEFEST ticket purchase with the Blackpool Illuminations Switch-On show on Friday 2 September, or to tie it in with ticket entry to Blackpool Pleasure Beach which includesNickelodeon Land.

Plus every SLIMEFEST ticket holder will receive an exclusive official SLIMEFEST HYPE® bag.

Grab your tickets now and don’t miss all the slime, music and mayhem, coming to Blackpool’s Winter Gardens Saturday 3 September.

In addition to these ticketed live shows, SLIMEFEST features a free outdoor experience including character appearances and family activities on the Tower Festival Headland on both Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th September.

Footage from the live shows will be broadcast in a special programme on Nickelodeon.

Want the slime to just keep on oozing? There’s fun all weekend! 

In collaboration with Nickelodeon, we’re hosting a free family festival SLIMEFEST experience at the Blackpool Tower Festival Headland over the weekend.

SLIMEFEST at the Tower Festival Headland will be open from 10am to 8pm on Saturday and 10am to 7pm on Sunday.

Divided into four zones:  Slime, Music, Mayhem and Nick Jr., the free festival showground will have something for each member of the family. The Slime Zone will be home to gooey activities such as ‘Slime and Spoon’ Races and ‘Slime Tennis’ while the Music Zone will be the place for families to show off their moves.

The Nickelodeon Slime Crew will be showing off their incredible skills including BMX bike tricks and urban gymnastics in the Mayhem Zone and younger kids can enjoy pre-school focussed activities in the Nick Jr. area.

In addition to the four areas, the SLIMEFEST area at Tower Festival Headland will be visited by various Nickelodeon costume characters from Nickelodeon Land at Blackpool Pleasure Beach including Chase and Marshall from PAW Patrol, Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.


3 September 2016
11:00 am - 7:30 pm


Winter Gardens
97 Church Street
Blackpool, FY1 1HL United Kingdom
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0844 856 1111