BBQ Evening at Shuttleworth

22 & 29* August, 5 & 19 September

*August 29 is a ‘live music’ special. Enjoy your BBQ to music from our live acoustic act.

Join us for an alfresco dining experience, Shuttleworth’s BBQ evening with bar, located on the airfield viewing paddocks with access to the Shuttleworth Collection’s six main hangars of vintage aircraft and vehicles. Enjoy a delicious barbeque in a box with a classic selection of burgers, sausages, chicken, halloumi and vegetable skewers. Choose one of the main options and three sides to complete your box, the Shuttleworth Bar will be serving a full range of hot and cold drinks.

To ensure the evening is COVID-19 secure, picnic tables have been positioned in accordance with social distancing guidelines. Each table can accommodate up to 6 guests and no more, moving tables is not permitted. The Shuttleworth Collections hangars will be open until 20.00, with COVID-19 measures in place including hand sanitiser stations positioned throughout. Please be aware of the arrows indicating the direction you should follow around the hangars, and ‘in/out’ points. Dogs on leads are welcome but not inside the hangars. Toilets are located outside the hangers.

Once booked you will be contacted to confirm your party size. Please be aware that if the weather is unsuitable the BBQ will not go ahead, and you will be given a full refund.

Event Timings

18.00 – Gates open

22.00 – Last orders

22.30 – Site closes

Ticket does not include food or drink, purchase with contactless payment on the day.


Enjoy a delicious barbeque in a box. Choose one of the main options and three sides to complete your box, the Shuttleworth Bar will be serving a full range of hot and cold drinks.


  • Beef Burger
  • Cheese Burger
  • Chicken Breast
  • Sausage
  • Halloumi and Vegetable Skewers
  • Vegetable Skewers


  • Potato Salad
  • Coleslaw
  • Green Salad


£7.50 per box, pay at the event with contactless.

Book Online


Make the most of the long summer evenings and fly into Shuttleworth Old Warden airfield. PPR required (Online System), pay-as-you-go fuel pumps on-site. Visit AIRFIELD INFORMATION.

To allow everyone to have a safe and enjoyable evening please read the following guidance on our website, including not visiting if you are unwell:


Parking is free and plentiful, bring along your classic!


All our staff will be equipped with gloves for any transactions.

Our customer-facing stewards will be wearing visors as a portable screen.

Some of our staff may be wearing face masks where it makes them feel more comfortable.

Our staff will wear recommended PPE for all first aid incidents. Anyone needing first aid will be asked to first don a face mask where this is practicable.

If you become unwell on-site then please seek help/inform a member of staff or steward, they will call a first aider who will give you a face mask and assist you to safely leave the site.

Bring your own sanitiser and PPE where you can.

Adhere to our social distancing notices and markings.

Stay at home if you are feeling unwell, are isolating due to a contact trace, or have Covid-19. Contact us before 15.00 on the day to let us know.

Please be kind and considerate to our staff, volunteers and other visitors and follow these rules/advice.