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Southport Air Show

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

Really good day out however the bombs going off on the beach was not only scary but also a little... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dirtybib
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North West England, United Kingdom
via mobile
Night flying

Enjoyed this airshow. the night flying on Friday was great. All the neon lights and fireworks on... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
sorrentowedding2017
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Greater Manchester, 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.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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Southport Seafront | Sefton Council Tourism Department, Southport PR8 1DA, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
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
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
Reviewed 3 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
Reviewed 3 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
Reviewed 30 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
Reviewed 26 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
Reviewed 23 September 2017

In comparison to many airshows this one is cheaper and yet the quality is still high, so it is accessible to all. I took my Dad in a wheelchair and the staff could not have been more accommodating. My children and husband were also there-...More

Thank 13Col
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Had a great day out with all the family watching all the planes and helicopters where flying past doing their routines

Thank markat62
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We visited once before and didn't have the best experience so I was a bit wary when my partner said she had bought tickets for this year's event. However, the experience this year was completely different from our previous one inside and also from watching...More

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Wade E
11 September 2017|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
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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