VIDEO: Viva Morecambe! with Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck

The May bank holiday weekend will be a bumper one for entertainment in Morecambe.

The Visitor newspaper has joined forces with other promoters to put on three big events on one huge weekend.

On Friday, May 2 we host our annual Sunshine Ball awards night at the Midland hotel.

Then on Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4, the Morecambe Variety Festival takes the Winter Gardens back in time to its glorious heyday with old-time variety entertainment.

Then the weekend closes with the return of the Morecambe Carnival on Sunday, May 4.

In our video Neil Kendall from Morecambe, promoter of the Variety Festival, talks about the Viva Morecambe! weekend with help – or rather hindrance – from some famous friends...