Join over one million spectators on a 1.5 mile golden sand beach and look to the sky as you are entertained by the most fantastic free air show that the UK has to offer.
After five years of enticing and thrilling audiences on the coast of Bournemouth, the end of summer will once again be celebrated in style. Joined by the Royal Navy and the RAF, the air festival provides something for all the family.
With surprises still in store, the 2012 air festival has already confirmed the Red Arrows, two Tornado GR4 jets, the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, the RAF Hawk training aircraft and the Black Cats helicopter display team. Plans are also being made to commemorate one of the red arrows finest pilots who sadly died in an air show shortly after last years Bournemouth air festival.
The night air show has continually become more and more impressive and with live music and circus entertainers, the festival ensures that the ground events are just as much fun as the air events. There’s plenty of daily entertainment and goings-on throughout the four days to make sure you don’t miss a thing.
For those that are plane enthusiasts or even those that just enjoy a typical British event, the 'Night Air,' show offers a great line-up of fireworks, dazzling dusk air displays, live music, military bands, street entertainers and a fantastic choice of food and drink.
Bournemouth is an idyllic venue for couples or a whole family. With a vast variety of shops, restaurants, buzzing nightlife, plus award winning gardens and water sports you can see why this vibrant town is home to the infamous Air Festival. This huge event is free for everyone and crispwhitesheets.com provides a hint of luxury with suggested nearby indulgence hotels.
Hotels within 30 miles from Bournemouth Air Festival
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