Bridlington Spa announces reopening dates and entertainment plans post lockdown

Bridlington Spa has announced its plans for a phased reopening and the return of live entertainment in line with the Government’s roadmap for England.

Tuesday, 9th March 2021, 7:30 am
Kevin Simm is one of the first acts back at the Spa.

The venues popular cafe will be the first to open for a three week period offering a takeaway service from Monday, March 29 to Sunday, April 19.

From Monday, May 17 the complex will reopen with a full time operation for socially distanced entertainment, box office and cafe service.

Confirmed to appear across consecutive Saturday evenings from May 22 to 19 June 19 are Kevin Simm, former member of chart topping band Liberty X, Winner of The Voice UK and now lead singer of Wet Wet Wet.

Jason Manford will perform at Bridlington Spa later this year.

Former X Factor finalist and Dancing on Ice champion Ray Quinn, Benidorm star Asa Elliott, as well as Hamilton Browne and Jimmy Jermain who complete the line-up. Tickets are now on sale for each of the five cabaret-style evenings and the ticket price includes a two course meal.

From Monday, June 21, larger scale shows and events will return with highlights including top comedians Jimmy Carr, John Bishop, Jason Manford and Sarah Millican.

Bridlington Spa general manager Mark Lonsdale said: “The last 12 months have been incredibly challenging for the entire arts industry. Over this time our staff had been redeployed to front line services supporting the most vulnerable in our community.

“As we now move towards an easing of restrictions our plans are well underway to see a return of live entertainment and we look forward to when we can all come together with all the legal limits on social contact being removed.”