The the deHavilland Vampire FB.52 will fly at Southport Air Show

The final line up for next weekend’s Southport Air Show  has today been revealed! 

A Southport Air Show spokesperson said: “We’re so pleased to be welcoming the Norwegian Historical Squadron back with their classic jet, the deHavilland Vampire FB.52, Bronco Demo, The Great War Display Team, and Royal Navy Black Cats. 

“Tickets are only £10 and under 16s are FREE!” 

They join another impressive air show line-up which now includes: 

  • The Red Arrows (Saturday only) 
  • The Typhoon 
  • Battle of Britain Memorial Flight 
  • RAF Tutor
  • Chinook 
  • Tigers Army Parachute Display Team 
  • Team Raven
  • Strikemaster Display Team 
  • Hurricane 
  • Firefly
  • Spitfire
  • Mustang
  • Great War Display Team 
  • Royal Navy Black Cats 
  • deHavilland Vampire
  • Bronco 

You can book Southport Air Show tickets here

Under 16s go free, and if you are on a tight budget then you can  pack a picnic for the beach. 

Tickets are now on sale for Southport Air Show and the British Musical Fireworks Championship, with both events taking place this September.

This year’s British Musical Fireworks Championship will be held across two days, with six competitors fighting it out over a weekend to be crowned the very best of the best.

Returning competitors who were unable to perform last year due to bad weather, will take to the skies above Victoria Park.

AJ Pyrotechnics and Gala Fireworks will return and face off against Imperial Lotus, Sonic Fireworks, Celestial Firework Displays and Galaxy Fireworks to see who will be crowned the very best of the best.

Cllr Marion Atkinson, Sefton Council’s Cabinet Member for Regeneration and Skills, said:

“We are incredibly delighted to be able to once again host our three flagship tourism events in 2023.

“Our Tourism team and partners have, as always, been working exceptionally hard to ensure we are able to once again bring this tantalising trio to Southport.

“We are delighted that we can provide such stunning high quality events for our residents and visitors, as well as complimenting an already bustling calendar of other major events like the Southport Comedy Festival and much more!”

Dates for the events are as follows:

Southport Air Show: September 9 – 10th

British Musical Fireworks Championship: September 22 – 23rd

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