Our Annual Firework Spectacular Show returns
Saturday 2nd November 2019
Stunning Model Aircraft Pyrotechnic Display!
City Airport is pleased to present our 2019 Firework Spectacular Show.
Following last years successful event which attracted an overwhelming increase in visitor numbers, our team have worked tirelessly to ensure that our 2019 show will be a fantastic evening for all the family to enjoy.
Our friends at Illuminated have put together a stunning display, and once again by popular demand we are pleased to welcome Team Renegade and their model aircraft pyrotechnic show. Watch and be amazed as they fly their model aircraft lighting up the sky!
North West Fun Fairs will be returning with their impressive fair ground to give you hours of fun*.
We are providing a range of food stalls and traditional fair ground food. As well as a great hot/cold and alcoholic drinks offering.
[SOLD OUT] New for 2019, watch the display from our Control Tower 1st Floor Balcony with our VIP Upgrade, featuring prime visibility of the display. Limited availability, advance online booking only. [SOLD OUT]
Wrap up warm, see you there!
*Separate charges apply
Gates open 4pm. (Last entry 7.30pm) Fireworks at 8pm prompt
Featuring a Fun Fair (separate charges apply), licensed bar and hot food.
Discounted ticket sales have now closed. Standard tickets can still be purchased online. Gate tickets are subject to availability.
VIP Upgrade* - Access our 1st Floor Viewing Balcony for a great view of the display. Limited availability. Upgrade Tickets £10 Adults/£8 Child (Under 16). Advance only, limited availability. Includes free hot/cold drink or glass of prosecco.
Gate Tickets (subject to availability)
- Vehicles (max 5 seats) £30 cash only (includes all occupants)
- Pedestrian Adult - £10 per person
- Pedestrian Child - £5 per person (Under 16)
(under 3's free)
* No ticket required for Ages under 3 years. Children 16 and under must be accompanied by an Adult. Advance tickets available online only.
Discounted Advance Ticket sales close at 23:59hrs on 30th October. Advance Tickets processed by Ticket Source. Booking fee applies. No concessions.
Grass Car Parking. No alcohol may be brought into the event. Outdoor event, please dress appropriately for the weather conditions.
Separate charges apply for Fun Fair and food/drinks provisions. All elements of the event are subject to suitable weather conditions.
VIP Upgrade tickets must be purchased in addition to entry tickets. Access to VIP area is via a flight of steps.
Terms and Conditions of entry apply.
Traders and Exhibitors wishing to attend our event should register their interest here.
Check out our FAQ's below.
Q. What type of foot wear is suitable on the night?
A. Our event is on both grass and hard surfaces, therefore flat, comfortable shoes are advised.
Q. Can I bring my dog?
A. Fireworks and crowds can be a frightening experience for many dogs, therefore we recommend that dogs are not brought to this event.
Q. Are there refreshments and entertainment on the night?
A. Yes, a selection of hot and cold foods and a drinks/bar will be available. There will be music provided from a DJ. A Fun Fair will be provided (operated by North West Fun Fairs Ltd). Please note that separate charges apply.
Q. Are there toilet facilities on site?
A. Yes, we will have portaloos, and also toilets available within our Runway26 Cafe/Bar including disabled.
Q. Is there any disabled parking available?
A. Due to the nature of the site, all car parking is on grass areas, therefore we do not have any specific disabled parking available.
Q. Can I get a refund if I don't attend or loose my ticket, or change my mind?
A. No, all tickets are non-refundable (except if the event is cancelled)
Q. Is there any shelter available?
A. The Funfair and all viewing of the fireworks are outside. The only undercover area is Runway26 Cafe/Bar, however the building has a maximum capacity and so entry may be restricted. Please dress appropriate for the forcast weather conditions.
Q. Will the event run if it rains or snows or is windy?
A. Yes - we expect the event to take place regardless of weather conditions, unless winds are outside the safe limits for the firework show. Please dress appropriately for the conditions on the night.
Q. What time do the fireworks start?
A. The fireworks are scheduled to start at 8pm. We plan to launch the firework show promptly and there will be no delay to the start (unless we have any emergency outside of our control).
Q. When should I arrive?
A. Gates are open from 4pm until 7.30pm. Please allow in plenty of time to ensure you are not too late to see the Fireworks, allowing time for entry and car parking.
Q. I'm a carer, can I get a concessionary ticket?
A. Please refer to our Event ticket concessions policy for details.