Mini tanks at Southport Air Show

There’s lots to enjoy when Southport Air Show takes place this weekend – both in the air and on the ground!

In the skies, you can enjoy an impressive line-up that includes: the RAF Red Arrows, Typhoon, 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 and Bronco. 

On the ground, there’s plenty to enjoy this Saturday and Sunday (9th and 10th September), and it’s well worth arriving early and beating the traffic to take in these attractions before the aircraft start flying overhead.

Tickets are only £10 and under 16s are free, which you can book here:

Read More: Southport Air Show 2023 full line-up of aircraft revealed

Ground Attractions

Mini tanks at the Air Show

Mini tanks

A range of attractions can be found on the beach including mini tanks, bungee trampolines, bumper cars, simulators and a paintball range.

The Military Village

The Armed Forces are located in the Military Village on Marine Drive and have a selection of equipment for you to have a look at.


Mid Lancs Military Vehicle Trust

The Mid Lancs Military Vehicle Trust members will have a display of their vehicles which they have lovingly restored For further information please go to:

Lytham St Annes Spitfire

The Lytham St Annes Spitfire Ground Display Team and their display, which includes Spitfire – ‘Lucy’ will be on the ground. The knowledgeable enthusiasts have lovingly restored “Lucy”, a Spitfire Mark IX replica, with original WW2 parts, giving the Public to get up close to this iconic aircraft.

The Veterans Living History Museum

The Veterans Living History Museum bring their Op Banham project which is based on one of the last dispatch riders in the UK.

69th Field Guns

69th Field Artillery Guns

The 69th Field Artillery Guns will be located on the crowd line and you can go over and get close to the guns. They will be firing and various times each day.


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