Saturday 25th June 2022

Armed Forces Day

Free family fun day to mark

Armed Forces Day - Saturday 25th June 2022

The City of Wolverhampton is gearing up for a special event to mark the national Armed Forces Day.

The City of Wolverhampton Armed Forces Day event 2022 will take place on Saturday 25th June from 12noon to 4.30pm at West Park and promises to be a great day of free entertainment for all the family in celebration of our Armed Forces and all they do for the city and our country.

West Park will be buzzing with activities for people of all ages as it becomes the focus of family celebrations between 12noon and 4.30pm.

There will be live music from Alex Vann, The Bluebird Belles and The Brightsides plus an Armed Forces Parade into the event arena at 1pm. This free family fun event will also feature fun fair rides, street food traders and bar, face painting, an appearance from Wolves FC mascot Wolfie and escape room. There will also be the chance to meet and chat with local forces as well as information stands.

The finale of the event will be a skydiving display from The Wings Parachute Display Team which takes place at 4.30pm (weather permitting) with four parachutists jumping from a helicopter and landing into the event field.