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29 June 2019

What to expect

This free annual event is a great way of supporting the armed forces. You’ll be treated to amazing air displays as well as military parades and live music. If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about the armed forces, this is the event for you.

The venue site is organised into individual military 'villages' where you can find out more about each force, do interactive activities and check out their equipment.

Highlights of the day include:

  • air display by the Red Arrows
  • RAF Spitfire flypast
  • field gun competition

To find out more about the events on offer, visit the Plymouth Armed Forces Day website.

How to get there

Armed Forces Day 2019 is held at Plymouth Hoe and can be easily reached by train. The nearest station, Plymouth, is just 10 minutes’ walk away. Buses run regularly to the venue from the station throughout the day.

Things to see and do in Plymouth

Plymouth is a coastal city with gorgeous beaches. It’s worth extending your trip so you have time to explore. For more information on the area’s attractions, visit our Plymouth destination page.

Location details

Plymouth Armed Forces Day

Plymouth Hoe, 
Plymouth,
PL1 2PA


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