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Southport Air Show

Southport Seafront | Sefton Council Tourism Department, Southport PR8 1DA, England
+44 1704 533333
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Southport air show

No Red Arrow, no Battle of Britain flight and yet they still advertise their presents. You have to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mark g
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Southport, United Kingdom
Up up and away !!!!

Great air show and fantastic fun available for all the family, it’s a pity it’s just once a year !!!

Reviewed 7 January 2018
lee r
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Widnes, United Kingdom
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The largest Air Show in the North West in an annual event on Southport Beach. Each year the event attracts over 100,000 visitors to the seaside town of Southport.With military, historical, civilian and stunt aircraft in the air, and plenty of entertainment and attractions on the ground,this is an event for the entire family.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Southport Seafront | Sefton Council Tourism Department, Southport PR8 1DA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No Red Arrow, no Battle of Britain flight and yet they still advertise their presents. You have to pay to go on to the Queen's beach. Generally, the show has gone down hill over recent years. Parking is good, but at a price. They did...More

Thank mark g
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Great air show and fantastic fun available for all the family, it’s a pity it’s just once a year !!!

Thank lee r
SouthportTourism, Manager at Southport Air Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoy the air show and hope to see you in 2018.

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Brilliant air show, Red Arrows and so much to see over the dramatic openness of the sea and two action packed days of manoeuvres. You love aircraft, come here in September!

Thank Dave-the-Rave-3354
SouthportTourism, Manager at Southport Air Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoy the air show and hope to see you in 2018.

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Really good day out however the bombs going off on the beach was not only scary but also a little insensitive as it was just after a terrorist attack a few days beforehand. Overall had a good time.

Thank dirtybib
SouthportTourism, Manager at Southport Air Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoy the air show and hope to see you in 2018.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

Enjoyed this airshow. the night flying on Friday was great. All the neon lights and fireworks on the aircraft was put to good effect and made the airshow for me. Enjoyed a second day at the showw where we saw our fav The Tornado.... shame...More

Thank sorrentowedding2017
SouthportTourism, Manager at Southport Air Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoy the air show and hope to see you in 2018.

Reviewed 4 October 2017

The airshow was excellent again, I have been coming to it for 8 years now. This year was the first time they were able to do the night time flying and fireworks and it was great. Despite being a cold night it was worth the...More

Thank oddball56
SouthportTourism, Manager at Southport Air Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoy the air show and hope to see you in 2018.

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Came to watch the air show Friday and Saturday,excellent weather,the most beautiful sunset and a terrific air show,be back again next year

Thank mitchall63
SouthportTourism, Manager at Southport Air Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoy the air show and hope to see you in 2018.

Reviewed 2 October 2017

This is a great air show, even better now they have moved it off the beach, that used to get a bit soggy. the main action takes place over the sea or if the tide is out over a beach that's so big it could...More

Thank keith629
SouthportTourism, Manager at Southport Air Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoy the air show and hope to see you in 2018.

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed while this was on and was really good . I only saw 1 nite but was busy and plenty to see . If you stay in premier in you can see just as much from your room

Thank sofistikaz
SouthportTourism, Manager at Southport Air Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoy the air show and hope to see you in 2018.

Reviewed 25 September 2017

Had a lovely weekend at the air show, seeing the Typhoon late Friday evening was amazing what a plane and to finish the evening off there were a good selection of fireworks Saturday was a great day with everything organised to almost perfection (even the...More

Thank jackieandphil2016
SouthportTourism, Manager at Southport Air Show, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoy the air show and hope to see you in 2018.

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Coming from Wigan you better come through Lancs (Ormskirk) and they have yellow signs divering you to your car park. The beach parking is right in front of Pleasureland and you will be directed. I have paid for advanced... More
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