See you next year 20th-23th August 2020

Watch this space for updates for next year’s festival!



What's on

Typhoon flying high in the sky during its show

In the air

Keep up to date with what you can see in the air in 2020

On land

Keep checking to find out what’s on in 2020

At sea

Watch this space for updates for 2020

Plan your visit

The Air Festival can be viewed from across the Bournemouth coastline. Below are some resources that you may find helpful:

Getting here

Advice on the best ways to get to the festival, wherever you're coming from.


A guide which includes locations of accessible parking, toilets and wheelchair access to the seafront.


Be a part of the biggest and best aviation event - attended by more than 9.25 million people since 2008!

Sponsorship & brand engagement

There are a host of exciting sponsorship, marketing and brand engagement packages available for 2020. Working with an award-winning team the Air Festival attracts the largest single audience of any event in Europe.

Vendors & exhibitors

The Air Festival can help you create an experience consumers will want to be part of! Whether it is tasting, sampling, educating, informing or relationship building, the Air Festival is a fantastic, fun, engaging and inviting event.

Festival sponsors


With exclusive viewing areas and delicious food, our VIP packages offer the very best festival experience.

At the heart of the air displays, the seafront Air Festival Hospitality Team will again be providing a first-class day out with front row VIP hospitality, evening parties and pre-booked dedicated seating with bar and facilities included, all right on the beach and on the central flight line in an exclusive area.  Check back for details.