Merrie England Shows & Events



Every Saturday and Sunday afternoon it's The Joey Blower Show starring the legendary Joey Blower with DJ Johnny Vee and special guest Britain's Got Talent star Steven Hall.

This year Joey celebrates his 22nd Anniversary Season at The Merrie England; so come along and enjoy an afternoon of fun, games, wicked wind-ups and comedy like no other. Contains adult humour, for over 18s only.

Doors open from 12 noon, there is a charge of £3pp

Book as a VIP and get FREE entry before 1pm - telephone 01253 621452 during office hours or e-mail



Joey Blower’s Pubstars is an annual singing competition held in the Merrie England Bar. Members of the public are invited every weekend to take to the stage and perform their favourite songs and are judged by their audience on whether they make it through to the Grand Finals Weekend (Friday 13th - Sunday 15th November 2015).

Joey Blower’s Pubstars is sponsored by Heineken. Click HERE for more details.


RETURN TO GRACELAND - The Search for "The King"

This November Joey Blower presents the first ever Return to Graceland - the search for "The King" - a competition open to all Elvis tributes and amateurs to crown the Merrie's first ever "King"!

The fun starts with a welcome and get-together evening on Friday 20th November, followed by two heats on Saturday 21st and then the final on the afternoon of Sunday 22nd. Register now for your chance to win this amazing prize. Click HERE for more details.