BBC Radio 2 is broadcasting a series of live shows from the world famous Blackpool Illuminations on Friday 4 and Saturday 5 September 2009. The ticket giveaway has begun.
Steve Wright has just announced that Mika will be appearing at the concert at Blackpool's Empress Ballroom on Saturday 5 September, from 2000-2200. Details of other performers will be announced on Radio 2 every day this week.
We have 1,250 pairs of tickets to giveaway and if you would like to attend this exclusive event for Radio 2 then please apply for a ticket online, or call our phone lines on 03700 100 200 [Standard geographic charges apply. Calls from mobiles may be higher].
Lines will be open from now until 1900 on Friday 7 August. Tickets are free and will be allocated at random. You can apply for a maximum of one pair of tickets per household, and you must make your own way to and from the event.
You have until Friday to apply, it is a random ticket giveaway, Mika is the first act confirmed
*Lines are open now until the end of Chris Evans show at 7pm on Friday 7 August.
*Tickets are free and will be allocated at random.
*You can apply for a maximum of one pair of tickets per household.
*Please do not request tickets if you think you may be unable to use them.
*Listeners names, who have secured a place, will be issued a pair of tickets from 10 August 2009.
*Unfortunately we will only be able to notify you if your ticket application is successful.
*Standard geographic charges apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package. Calls from mobiles may be higher.
*Please note that children under 18 years of age may only apply if they are to be accompanied by an adult. No children under the age of 14 will be admitted to the event.
*All audience members will be asked to arrive no later than 7.30pm on Saturday 5 September 2009.
*You will need to make your own way to and from the venue. Radio 2 will not be responsible for any transport and accommodation expenses incurred.
*Radio 2's decision will be final.