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Welcome Clacton Air Show’s official website!

Thursday 21st & Friday 22nd August 2014
West Greensward, Clacton Seafront, CO15 1NW
Event opening times: 11.OOam - 5.OOpm

For general show information: O1255 686633.
Live feeds available over the two days with Dream 100 (100.2fm), Twitter & Facebook!

2014 will see 23 fabulous years of the annual Clacton Airshow based in the stunning Tendring District along the Essex Sunshine Coast. The event organised by Tendring District Council, is a well established FREE event and promises to "wow the crowds".

Our award winning seafronts and west greensward are transformed over the two days into a fun filled events site and viewing area.  Impressive aerobatic displays take to the skies whilst a whole host of exhibition, trade stands, food court and on-site entertainment are available at ground level.

This year's flight line up will be one not to be missed with a memorable display from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and Canadian Lancaster over the two days which is sure to be a thrilling, unforgettable and emotional and is tipped to be a “once in a lifetime event” with this particular formation to a fabulous display by the Vulcan (Thursday) as well as the world famous Red Arrows (Friday), and an appearance both days by the Typhoon plus many more! Flying starts from around 12.30 on each day. Additional flight information is available in the official show prgramme priced £4 which in turn aids us raise valuble funds to keep this event flying high!

Titan will display both day's, central site at 11am & 12 noon!

We are pleased to announce that Clacton Airshow WON the best event/festival category at the 2013 Essex Tourism & Hospitality awards .


Flight Overview

2014 flights have been confirmed and information regarding them will be released on a regular basis. Please click the "Press release" button on the top right hand page for latest details.

Later into the day!
There is an array of things to see and do after the event including shopping locally or stopping for a bite to eat and drink. For more information call the Clacton Tourist Information Centre on 01255 686633 or visit our local events page!

The Clacton Town Partnership host a live music event on Clacton's Town Square on Friday 22nd August after the Airshow. For more information contact Len on 07565 285251.

Watch the Clacton Airshow video here for a taster of the highlights to come!


Sponsors Essex Sunshine Coast Facebook
Tendring Distict Council Parking Contact Us
Trade Stand Bespoke Caterers Press Release



To purchase merchandise on the day, stop at one of our many official programme selling points located throughout the site.

Airshow Merchandise


2014 programmes available from Clacton Tourist Information Centre call 01255 686633 for more information.





Tendring District Council would like to thank all of the 2014 event sponsors & supporters:
Clacton Factory Outlet
Magic City & Clacton Pavilion P.L.C
Rose Builders LTD

With thanks to our Media Sponsors:
Dream 100

Tendring District Council would also like to thank the following who have supported the Council in staging this years event:

TSA Consulting-Air Display Mgt
Tendring District Council staff
Stage Security
GCS Alarms

Bespoke Catering
Leisure Hire
MRL Productions
Plush Mobile Toilets
Talisman Coach Lines
Essex Police
East of England Ambulance Service
Remote Medic
Greater Anglia
Essex Police Marine Unit
Essex County Fire & Rescue
HM Coastgaurd - MCA
Rotary Club of Clacton-on-Sea
Kingscliff Hotel



Trade, Sponsorship & Advertising

Exhibition/Trade packs - All trade/exhibition space is closed for the 2014 event.

Please note that Catering, ice cream, sweets, entertainment and games of chance concessions are by tender process only. If you would like to be considered for the 2015 event please E-mail and expression on interest including full contact details.

Charity stands are overseen by Community Voluntary Services Tendring 01255 425692 and are located in Clacton Town Square.

Sponsorship & Hospitality
The Hospitality area is being overseen by Bespoke Caterers (01255 470702). All tickets have now sold out for both days!

For Sponsor & Hospitality information for the 2015 event e-mail:

For advertising opportunities within this years programme please contact Ginette May at Archant on 01473 324603 or e-mail

Visitor Info
District information, events & accommodation log on to:

For information of how to get here visit our information page:
How to get here

Visit us on our official Facebook page:
Clacton Airshow Facebook



A park & Ride service provided by Talisman Coaches will be available once again from Clacton Factory Outlet.

Clacton-on-Sea Service:
£5 per vehicle - Pick up starts from Clacton Factory Outlet at 09:00am. Drop off point is Anglefield, just off Carnarvon Road, Clacton-on-Sea. Last pick up from Anglefield to Clacton Factory Outlet will be 18.00pm.

Holland-on-sea Service:
£2.50 per vehicle - Pick up will start from Holland Haven at 9.00am. Drop off point is Anglefield, just off Carnarvon Road, Clacton-on-Sea. Last pick up from Anglefield to Holland-on-Sea will be 18.00pm.

Parking is also available at West Road Car Park, CO15 1AG (adjacent to Clacton Airfield) which is overseen by the Roatary Club of Clacton-on-Sea priced at £6 per car. A shuttle service from the car park to the main show site will also be available for those with accessible needs (plus 1 carer).

District car parks
Coach Parking Directions (PDF)
Blue Badge Holders Parking information



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