What's happening on the ground?
The air show is not all in the air, we have a range of activities and entertainment on the ground as well. Your visit to the East Kirkby Air Show will be enhanced with the following ground activities-
- North American B25 Mitchell
Our new B25 Mitchell will be outside on display during the day as a static exhibit.
- Lancaster cockpit viewing
You can take a look into the cockpit of Avro Lancaster NX611 'Just Jane' through the Flight Engineers window using the Gantry steps. Requires an extra £2.00 donation to the restoration of the Lancaster.
We have a display of military, vintage and sports cars for you to peruse as you make your way around the site
- D-Day Darlings
The famous D-Day Darlings will be performing both under the nose of the Lancaster and in the hangar.
- Lincoln Vocal Academy Choir
The LVA will be preforming in the hangar through the day.
- Festival Swing Dance Society
The Festival Swing Dance Society are regular performers at the Centre and will be demonstrating authentic dancing from the WW2 period.
- Trade Stands
We have many trade stands and catering outlets around the site ranging from charity stands to military surplus and collectibles.
- Flight Simulator
While on site you can have a ride in a modern flight simulator!
- Jeep photos
Why not have a photo in our WW2 jeep with the Lancaster behind you?
- The whole museum!
The whole of the museum is open for you so there is plenty to see throughout the day!