Saturday 18 August 2018

Time: 12.00 – 22.00
Concert and flying display begin: 19.00
Location: Old Warden Aerodrome, SG18 9EP

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Event Information

The Flying Proms at The Shuttleworth Collection celebrates 21 years, and will bring all the atmosphere and fun of a truly British Proms and the excitement of vintage aircraft displaying to live music from the National Symphony orchestra.

The Swiss Garden will be open so take a stroll around this picturesque gem that is a relaxing retreat in which new vistas are revealed at every turn. With 13 listed structures, an adjacent woodland sculpture trail and resident peacock, the Swiss Garden is a delight to explore. The House is open to visitors and with tea & cake on offer to purchase, travel up on a free vintage bus, fun for everyone.

Bring your own picnic, or our on-site catering facilities will selling bottle drinks, hot drinks, Pimm’s, and strawberries & cream, and mobile bar, and Shuttleworth merchandise, glowsticks and flags also available.

Closing with a thrilling firework finale, Flying Proms is truly a highlight of the Shuttleworth Collection season!

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Event Timings

  • 12.00 – Gates open
  • 19.00 – Concert and flying display begin
  • 14.00 – House Open
  • 18.00 – House close
  • 19.00 – Garden close
  • 19.30 – Restaurant & Vistor Centre & Shop closes
  • 21.00 – Concert second half
  • 21.00 – Retail closes (outdoor)*
  • 21.30 – Catering facilties (outdoor) close**
  • 22.00 – End of Flying Proms event

Ticket information

Gate price

  • £42 – Adult / SVAS
  • £18 – Child* (up to four per paying customer)

*Age 15 and under, children under 3 years go free
**(with proof of a valid SVAS card)

Group rate

  • 10% discount for groups of 10 or more people booked in advance

To make a group booking email enquiries or call 01767 627 933 (Mon-Fri, 09.00-17.00).


Additional Information

Camping and caravan pitches SOLD OUT, click here for information.

Accommodation also available at the house, click here for information.

Disabled parking / toilets available. Wheelchairs are free to hire, pre booking is required by calling 01767 627933.