CONVENTION details

We hold our quarterly conventions at the IMPERIAL HOTEL, NORTH PROMENADE, BLACKPOOL,

LANCASHIRE FY1 2HB

Convention Dates for 2018

November 17 - 18

The convention is free to members. Please note: Only assistance dogs are allowed within the rooms hired for convention functions. Non members are charged £6 per day per person or if they are coming for the full weekend they are charged £10 per person. The admission fee is payable as you enter the room at our reception desk Should you decide to join the George Formby Society over that weekend, then the day charge will be set towards the annual subscription. (£20 per full member, £8 per family member) Please note: Children under the age of 16 years must be accompanied by an adult. Start time officially is 13:30 and we break at 17:00 on both Saturday and Sunday, recommencing at 19:00 for a Formby film and then at around 20:30 the evening concert will begin. You can read about previous conventions here. If you wish to join the GFS please go here. If you wish to contact the Imperial Hotel please follow this link Convention Dates for 2019

March 16 - 17

July 06 - 07

September 21 - 22

November 16 - 17

Future convention details

THE NOVEMBER 2018 CONVENTION

The next convention will take place on the weekend of November 17 - 18 in the Lancastrian Suite of the Imperial Hotel, North Promenade, Blackpool FY1 2HB Saturday evening’s concert has a wartime theme and will feature the wartime songs of George Formby. This will be performed in 1940’s style dress, including military uniforms. Follow this link for more details

THE GFS SHOP WILL BE IN ATTENDANCE THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND

FILMS FOR THE WEEKEND

Saturday - 40 Minutes - BBC Documentary featuring the GFS from 1982

Sunday - Come On George

Tuition Classes by Andy Poppleton will take place on both Saturday and Sunday afternoon.

Up and Comers concerts will be organised by Daz Barry and will take place on both Saturday and Sunday afternoon.

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CONVENTION details

We hold our quarterly conventions at the IMPERIAL

HOTEL, NORTH PROMENADE, BLACKPOOL,

LANCASHIRE FY1 2HB

Convention Dates for 2018

November 17 - 18

The convention is free to members. Please note: Only assistance dogs are allowed within the rooms hired for convention functions. Non members are charged £6 per day per person or if they are coming for the full weekend they are charged £10 per person. The admission fee is payable as you enter the room at our reception desk Should you decide to join the George Formby Society over that weekend, then the day charge will be set towards the annual subscription. (£20 per full member, £8 per family member) Please note: Children under the age of 16 years must be accompanied by an adult. Start time officially is 13:30 and we break at 17:00 on both Saturday and Sunday, recommencing at 19:00 for a Formby film and then at around 20:30 the evening concert will begin. You can read about previous conventions here. If you wish to join the GFS please go here. If you wish to contact the Imperial Hotel please follow this link Convention Dates for 2019

March 16 - 17

July 06 - 07

September 21 - 22

November 16 - 17

Future convention details

THE NOVEMBER 2018 CONVENTION

The next convention will take place on the weekend of November 17 - 18 in the Lancastrian Suite of the Imperial Hotel, North Promenade, Blackpool FY1 2HB Saturday evening’s concert has a wartime theme and will feature the wartime songs of George Formby. This will be performed in 1940’s style dress, including military uniforms. Follow this link for more details

THE GFS SHOP WILL BE IN ATTENDANCE

THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND

FILMS FOR THE WEEKEND

Saturday - 40 Minutes - BBC Documentary featuring the GFS from 1982 Sunday - Come On George Tuition Classes by Andy Poppleton will take place on both Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Up and Comers concerts will be organised by Daz Barry and will take place on both Saturday and Sunday afternoon.