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Blackpool Air Show

In association with Northern.

Blackpool’s breath-taking Air Show is back for 2018 and looks set to be better than ever!

The programme will showcase the very best in British aviation with a whole host of amazing flying machines and some of the country’s most talented pilots.

The best viewing points on the promenade between North and Central Piers.

In 2018, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team is performing to millions of people during an important year of commemoration and celebration. The Red Arrows’ 54th season is also the RAF’s 100th anniversary, and they'll be performing a magnificent display in Blackpool on Sunday, 12th August.
The full programme of activity and times* will be announced soon here. 

This year, Blackpool Air Show is in assocation with Northern. Travelling to Blackpool by train is cheaper than you think with Northern, saving you the need to find a parking space and avoiding traffic congestion. If you are travelling with kids they will enjoy the journey and travel half price. Northern operate frequent services from stations including Liverpool Lime Street, Manchester, Colne, Preston, and St Helens. To plan your journey and book tickets visit

*Please be mindful that every display time is subject to change. Please follow I Love Blackpool on Facebook and/or @visitblackpool on Twitter to be kept up to date with live updates with any alterations.

If you would like to have a stand at our Blackpool Air Show, please click here to register your interest.