Sunderland Airshow 2018
27/07/2018 to 29/07/2018

Upgrade your experience

If you’re looking to avoid the crowds at the North East’s largest event, the relaxed comfort of our Take Off Enclosure could be just the ticket.

Treat yourself and your family by relaxing in our enclosure before taking in unrivalled views of our stunning flying displays as they soar over North Sea.

Check in with your Boarding Pass on arrival and enjoy a whole host of benefits including:

  • a welcome drink
  • a buffet style light food offer
  • open air and undercover seating
  • private toilets
  • pay bar
  • opportunity to purchase snacks
  • family friendly environment
  • unrivalled views of the flying display
  • an evening of live music, night flying and fireworks (Friday only)

The Take Off Enclosure is available on Friday 27, Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 July. Your boarding pass allows you to come and go as you wish, so you can explore the event site while enjoying the spectacle in the air.

Prices: Adult £32.50 Child £16.25 (11 and under) Family ticket £76.50 (all prices are inclusive of booking fee)

Tickets are available to buy now.

Seafront Parking

Make your travel a little more convenient by taking one of our official parking bays. Park in Seaburn Showfield all day from 9am to 7pm on Saturday or Sunday for a single flat rate of £10.80 (inclusive of booking fee). Book parking now



Supported by

Sunderland City Council

Did you know?

L.S. Lowry spent his holidays in Sunderland at Seaburn, painting scenes of the coast, port and coal mines. The city is the home to one of the best collections of L.S. Lowry paintings in England.


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