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Courtesy of AFPU Reenactment Project

Courtesy of AFPU Reenactment Project

4th & 5th August 2018
Baston, Lincs PE6 9PA
10am - 5pm daily


Welcome to Baston in the Blitz 2018
! Following our enormously successful 2017 show, we are now working to present an even bigger and better event for your enjoyment in 2018. Please keep checking back regularly for more details.

One of our biggest improvements next year will be to our site layout. We will be using the new adjoining field alongside the A15 for all public car parking and camping. Entry to the new car park and campsite will be directly off the A15 via temporary traffic lights. To view a plan of the new improved site layout, please click on the 'How to find Us' link above.

For those of you who enjoy our battle re-enactments, we have a special treat in store this year. In addition to the German StuG III assault gun that we debuted last year, we will also have an American M24 Chaffee tank plus a pair of US Army M2 armoured half-tracks taking part. Plenty of smoke, big bangs and lots of action!

We have reviewed our catering arrangements and, to slash queuing times for food and refreshments, we have almost doubled the number and variety of caterers operating at the show next year. In addition to our central food court next to the entertainment marquee, there will also be other refreshment stands located near both event entrances plus a separate coffee shop at the marquee entrance.

We would like to remind everyone that the entertainment  for our Saturday night dance on 4th August will be the Skyliner Dance Band supported by the Blitz Dancers and their music. Tickets are very reasonably priced at 12 and on sale now.

Please do come and enjoy the very special 1940's event experience that is Baston in the Blitz!

No need to buy tickets in advance
- simply pay at the entry gate on the day!

Single Day Entry 7 (Over-60's concession 5)

Weekend Pass 10 (Over-60's concession 7)
(does not include entry to the dance)
Children under 16 accompanied by an adult admitted free

Please note that the entry gates are unable to accept credit card payment

 Discounts available for coach parties
and organised groups of 20 or more
(please enquire via our contact page for details)


Don't miss our grand
Marquee Dance►

Saturday 4th August 2018
Tickets 12 each
Fully licensed bar - Hot food available
Free Parking!


"Great show guys & big thanks for hosting it & putting it all together. . Will be on our events calendar again for 2018!!"
J.Martin, Facebook

"On behalf of 5th SS Wiking Re Enactor group I would like to say a huuuuuge Thank You to Alan and his team for putting on an amazing event. We have attended the last last two and this has become a permanent fixture in our Re enacting calendar, great organisational skills, great event ,olde school decent people, THANK YOU"
 J. Keeling, Facebook

"Had a lovely day out at Baston today with Tina Dodson, Deborah Garratt, Jean Lightfoot, Judith and Dani. We didnt let the weather dampen our spirits did we. We enjoyed our afternoon tea sitting listening to the music and people watching."
Jeannette Hine, Facebook

"Went to this year's and it was a great weekend"
Judith Arbon, Facebook

"I took my family for the first time and we had an amazing day, my elderly Dad loved it and was soon telling us stories and singing along. We all got choked with the fly past and thought the whole event was extremely well organised, can't wait for next year, sincere thanks to you all"
Lyn Lowe, Facebook

"Was an absolutely fantastic weekend and can't wait until the next show , atmosphere among all the re-enactors was brilliant"
Andrew & Sheila Byers, Facebook

"Me and my family had a great weekend thank you all so much the fly past was fantastic. Thanks again"
Abigail Lovell, Facebook

"From all the Clare family thankyou again for another great weekend look forward to next year well done everyone"
Karen Clare, Facebook


       Your dogs are welcome here!