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D-Day 75 Commemorative Events – 8 June


Southsea Common, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 3AE
D-Day 75 logo - 8 June


The Portsmouth Revival will take centre stage for D-Day 75 commemorations on 8 June. The event – taking place on Southsea Common – will feature entertainment and activities for all the family, including music and dancing from the 1940s; arena displays; military and vintage vehicles; exhibitions and displays; a 1940s vintage market, and film screenings.

Later in the evening will be the Sunset Concert for Heroes. This free, unticketed 1940s-themed concert will welcome the Portsmouth Military Wives Choir and the D-Day Darlings to Southsea Common.

The day’s events conclude with a fireworks display on Southsea seafront, supported by Gunwharf Quays.

Timings (subject to change) are as follows:
All day - The Portsmouth Revival
Afternoon - Red Arrows flypast
7.30pm - Sunset Concert for Heroes
10pm - Fireworks Display, supported by Gunwharf Quays

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2019/06/06 - 2019/06/06

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