Scarborough Armed Forces Day

South Bay, YO11 1PD

10:00 – 17:30

Free Entry

Anyone wanting to make sure that they don’t miss one second of the action during the Armed Forces Day national event can now start making their plans.

We are now able to confirm the anticipated times and locations for all the parades and displays for what promises to be a packed day.

See you all soon!

You can download a programme timetable and map of the event to save to your phone or to print out.

The week of the event

Saturday18/06/202214:00 – 19:00Military Football MatchesScarborough Sports Village
Monday20/06/202210:00 – 11:00Flag Raising – Royal NavyScarborough
Monday20/06/202210:00 – 11:00Flag Raising – British Army & Children’s ParadeWhitby
Monday20/06/202210:00 – 11:00Flag Raising – Royal Air ForceFiley
Tuesday 21/06/202213:30 – 14:00Filey Children’s ParadeFiley Sea Front
Wednesday22/06/2022Reserves’ DayNational Day
Thursday23/06/202210:00 – 10:45Scarborough Children’s ParadeSouth Bay Beach
Thursday23/06/202218:00Naval WarfarePeasholm Park
Saturday25/06/202210:00 – 17:30Armed Forces Day National EventNorth and South Bay
Saturday25/06/202215:00Naval WarfarePeasholm Park
Saturday25/06/202218:00Franki Valli ConcertOpen Air Theatre
Saturday25/06/202219:30The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines CollingwoodScarborough Spa
Sunday26/06/202210:30Sunday Church ServiceSt Mary’s Church
Monday27/06/202218:00Naval WarfarePeasholm Park

The day of the event

10:00 Opening of Armed Forces Day national event, ScarboroughSouth Bay – Formal Area
10:30RAF Falcons parachute display teamSouth Bay – Beach
11:00Military Parade Step OffNorth and South Bay
11:25Parade Salute accompanied by flypast of RN Merlin, Wildcat & Navy Wings SeafireSouth Bay – Formal Area
12:10Soldiers of Swing – music performanceSouth Bay – Formal Area
12:35York Military Wives Choir – music performanceSouth Bay – Formal Area
13:00RAF Red Arrows Display TeamSouth Bay
14:00RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Display – Lancaster, Hurricane and SpitfireSouth Bay
14:00 – 16:00Esports GamingScarborough Spa
14:00Joint military presentationScarborough Spa – Theatre
14:30RN Wildcat DisplaySouth Bay
14:40Soldiers of Swing – music performanceSouth Bay – Formal Area
15:00Navy Wings Reliant Stinson displaySouth Bay
15:10The Yorkshire Corps of DrumsSouth Bay – Formal Area
15:30Navy Wings Seafire displaySouth Bay
15:40York Military Wives Choir – music performanceSouth Bay – Formal Area
16:30RAF Typhoon displaySouth Bay
17:00Sunset ceremony, closing prayers & Three Cheers for the Armed ForcesSouth Bay – Formal Area
18:00Frankie Valli and the Four SeasonsScarborough Open Air Theatre
19:30The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines Collingwood Scarborough Spa – Grand Hall

Pop-up displays by:

  • The Band of the Yorkshire Regiment
  • The Yorkshire Volunteer Band
  • Royal Navy/ Royal Marines Unarmed Combat Display
The Red Arrows flying in formation