Festival Programme

Regardless of whether you are a flying enthusiast or not, there will be plenty for everyone at this year's Air Festival.

On the ground
10am - 6pm

A huge range of ground entertainment will be provided back on terra firma at this year's Air Festival. From 10:00am to 6:00pm on both days, not only will there be amazing aerial displays, but there will be the RAF, Army, Navy and Royal Marine Town Shows, trade stands, rides, simulators, giant inflatable's and a packed arena programme of entertainment, to keep all of the family amused all day long.Betterview

Confirmed Exhibitors:

  • RAC
  • EA Games
  • LVE with their Streetwise Safety Campaign
  • Sunglasses
  • Diabetes UK doing free diabetes tests
  • Perfume
  • Bottlegreen Drinks Company
  • Framed Aircraft Prints
  • Charity Marquee
  • Veterans Marquee
  • Boot Camp
  • Bar29

Ground Attractions:

  • Inflatables
  • Water Walkers
  • Bungee Trampolines
  • Simulators


2pm - 5pm (TBC)

Around 40 aircraft displays will be featured from across the ages, including displays from the RAF, Army and Civilian aircraft.

A full flying programme is yet to be confirmed however displays will take place between approximately 2:00pm - 5:00pm.

For the latest information please check The Southend Air Festival website

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