Application for Blackpool Illuminations and Britney Spears: Piece of Me 

Join us for two dates in Blackpool for the Blackpool Illuminations Switch-On Event and the final show on Britney Spears 8 date UK tour.

The Blackpool Illuminations are known as the biggest night in the resort’s calendar. This MTV event takes place on the Tower Festival Headland and will feature a host of music stars as well as the big Switch-On moment when the resort’s stunning light display is turned on. This hugely popular, family Switch-On event will be free, with 20,000 wristbands allocated.    

Britney Spears: Piece of Me's final tour date will be a ticketed event. This beach side evening show will host 20,000 people. We are taking applications for street food, cold and hot soft drinks (no bars) and glitter stalls only.


Blackpool Illuminations
Load in: Thursday 30th August
Show Dates: Friday 31st August

Britney Spears: Piece of Me
Show Dates: Saturday 1st September
Load out: Saturday 1st or Sunday 2nd

Applications close: 31st May 2018


Blackpool Tower Festival Headland, Lancashire


Fees are commission basis (on net sales) with deposits based on pitch size, location and output

Power fee: TBC


You can apply for one or two of these dates. 

For the Blackpool Illuminations we are looking for local traders to join the line up.

If you would like to apply for a pitch at this event, please complete the application form below - you will need to include your Eat Me Drink Me (EMDM) reference number to complete your application. 

Once we have receive the form, we will send you a unique email address to send your relevant documentation and images to - we will not be able to consider your application without this information.

If your application is successful we will contact you via email by the end of May.  We will also supply you with terms for payment of the non-refundable deposit, power fee, cancellation fees and our standard terms and conditions which must be signed by you in order to trade with us.  There may also be a specific agreement supplied for certain events and/or venues - any terms or conditions listed in this document will supersede the standard Eat Me Drink Me ones.

If you have any questions please email

Contact information
Name *
Stall Name
If you haven't got a unique trader code, please complete the registration form first. If you can't remember your unique trader code, please get in touch -
Event details
Which event would you like to trade at? *
About your stall/truck
Please note if you are trading from a vehicle once these are sited by the Eat Me Drink Me team they cannot be moved for any reason.
Please list dimensions in metres (frontage x depth) If you work outside of the unit or need space for access please list the details here.
If you will need to have a back up vehicle and/or a gazebo please list the details here
Please list dimensions in metres (frontage x depth) This should be the total of your stall/ truck dimensions and your back up vehicle/ gazebo dimensions.
Do you cook using gas? *
Do you require electricity? *
Eg. 1 x 16 amp or 1 x 32 amp etc
Your Food or Service
If you're not a food trader please describe your product. (glitter, etc.)
Do you provide any of the following?
Please tick all that apply
Please give as much information as possible about your concept, menu and ethos.
Indicate any vegetarian, vegan, dairy free or gluten free items. If you're not a food trader please list your offers and price list.
Do you want to sell soft drinks?
The will be a fee payable to the bar operator. Please enquire.
Do you have valid documentation? You will be contacted to provide copies of the below documents.
HACCP or other food safety procedures? *
Risk Assessment *
For your stall, including a section specifically for fire
Public & employer's liability insurance *
Public liability insurance up to £5,000,000 GBP and Employers liability insurance to £10,000,000 GBP
Electrical & Gas Safety Certificates
LPG only - we do not have storage space for spares on site
Evidence of Local Authority Registration *
Council Food Hygiene Star Rating (Scores on the Doors) *
Personal Food Hygiene Certificate (level 2 or above)? *
Health and Safety policy / Company Safety Statement
If you have 5 or more employees
Are you able to separate your food waste?
IE Wood / Biodegradable
Please ensure you have read the relevant details for each event to be aware of facilities available and requirements for each one.
Terms & Conditions *
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Privacy Policy *
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Have you registered?

Please make sure you have registered to be an Eat Me Drink Me trader before completing the event application form. You will then be sent an email confirming your Unique Trader Code.