Duxford Air Festival is packed full of entertainment and experiences to power the imaginations of families, first-timers & fans.

On the day

  • From 8.00AM
    Duxford Air Festival gates open
    Children in amazement in front of aircraft at Experience at Duxford Air Festival
  • Location
    IWM Duxford
    Accessibility
    Blue Badge Parking available with parking pass

    To access the limited onsite parking you will need a parking permit (this applies to Blue Badge as well as standard parking). There is also park and ride from Trumpington and complimentary shuttle buses from Royston and Cambridge Rail stations. 

  • 9am
    Showground opens
    Couple dancing at Duxford Air Festival Showground
  • Location
    Duxford Air Festival Showground
    Accessibility
    Level access on tarmac

    Join us to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day with our vintage Showground activities. Celebrate with your friends and family in a street-party 'Duxford Air Festival style' with music and dancing from the 1940's, a Vintage Funfair and of course plenty of brightly coloured bunting!

    Travel back to the height of the Cold War. Relive and discover 1950/60's Rock & Roll and Progressive music, which is still so popular today and marvel at cars and aircraft from the era.

    Take part in some superb Showground activities throughout the weekend as we provide some great family entertainment, meet festival favourites; AeroSuperBatics Wingwalkers and other Duxford Air Festival display teams.

  • TBA
    The Flightline Experience
    Flightline walk with Breitling Team and crowd at Duxford Air Festival 2019
  • All day
    Time to Eat and Drink
    The Workshop Restaurant at IWM Duxford
  • TBA
    Flying Display
    The Blades display team at Duxford Air Festival
  • Location
    Our live airfield
    Accessibility
    Accessible seating available

    The Blades, The Czech Air Force, AeroSuperBatics Wingwalkers and much much more!

    Fuel your senses with fast-flying, all-action aerobatics and spectacular sights on our live airfield.

    Check out our Duxford Air Festival Flying List.