Blackpool Easter Hockey Festival is now in its 68th year. The 2019 festival will take place over the weekend of the 19th April – 22nd April, at Stanley Park, Blackpool.
The Festival is a Mixed Tournament with four/five games of hockey per day over the first three days and one/two on Easter Monday, with each team playing approximately fifteen matches in total.
Games are 15 minutes one way over the first three days, with 25 minute play-offs on Monday at Stanley Park.
The playing facilities comprise one 11 a-side grass pitch and two 7 a-side sand-dressed artificial pitches in Stanley Park.
Games are always officiated by two qualified umpires, with games being centrally timed.