It's almost that time of year when bins across the region will be overflowing with wrapping paper, cardboard boxes and empty bottles.
So, to get you prepared for the festivities, here are all the changes to collections you need to know about.
Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Christmas waste collection changes
Normal collection day/Changed to:
Monday 25 December / Saturday 23 December
Tuesday 26 December / Wednesday 27 December
Wednesday 27 December / Thursday 28 December
Thursday 28 December / Friday 29 December
Friday 29 December / Saturday 30 December
Monday 1 January / Tuesday 2 January
Tuesday 2 January / Wednesday 3 January
Wednesday 3 January / Thursday 4 January
Thursday 4 January / Friday 5 January
Friday 5 January / Saturday 6 January
Blackpool Green waste service winter suspension
Green waste collections have now been suspended until 29 January 2018.
Fylde Green waste service winter suspension
There will be no green bin collections over the Christmas and New Year period (23 December 2017 to 6 January 2018), normal collections will resume on Monday 8 January 2018
Wyre Green waste service winter suspension
The green waste collection service for Wyre residents will be suspended for a short period from 18 December to 14 January.