Screen on the Lawn

23rd - 25th August

A truly unique outdoor cinema experience

The only place in the UK where you can watch Top Gun with private jets landing and taking off just behind the screen.

Choose from our lawn or VIP tickets. Bring your picnic rug or camping chair and pick a spot on the manicured grass or, upgrade your experience and enjoy a reserved table on our Terrace with a complimentary glass of Champagne on arrival.

Lawn tickets £12.50
VIP tickets £35.00

Mamma Mia


Friday 23rd August


Transport yourself to Greece for this singalong favourite… Watch Mamma Mia at Aviator surrounded by impressive views across Farnborough Airfield with the evening sun slowly dipping behind the horizon.

The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular 1970s group ABBA.

As Sophie and her family are busy preparing for her wedding, she secretly invites three men, who were her mother’s lovers in the past, with the hope that one of them is her father. Will she find out the truth?

Doors open 6pm, showing at 8pm.

Top Gun


Saturday 24th August


Watch this Tom Cruise classic at our outdoor cinema this summer. And what better place to watch an aviation themed action film?!

The Top Gun Naval Fighter Weapons School is where the best of the best train to refine their elite flying skills. When hotshot fighter pilot Maverick (Tom Cruise) is sent to the school, his reckless attitude and cocky demeanour put him at odds with the other pilots, especially the cool and collected Iceman (Val Kilmer).

But Maverick isn’t only competing to be the top fighter pilot, he’s also fighting for the attention of his beautiful flight instructor, Charlotte Blackwood (Kelly McGillis).

Doors open 2pm, showing at 4pm.

Top Gun: Maverick


Saturday 24th August


Watch Tom Cruise risking life and limb in a fighter jet while the private jets take off and land at Farnborough Airport, a stones throw from Aviator’s lawn.

After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy’s top aviators, Maverick must confront ghosts of his past when he leads Top Gun’s elite graduates on a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those chosen to fly it.

Doors open 6pm, showing at 8pm.

The Greatest Showman


Sunday 25th August


Will the greatest showman, risk it all to be accepted? Brace yourself for the goosebumps of an incredible story and some real sing-a-long belters.

The true story of how one man changed the complete outlook of show business. Barnum, a visionary, who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

Doors open 12pm, showing at 2pm.


Do I need to bring my ticket on the day?

Yes, you will need to produce your 8 digit code when you arrive. A member of our team will check you in.

Will I need headphones?

No, speakers will project the sound.

Are dogs allowed?

There is a no dogs policy for this event. Service animals are welcome.

Can I bring my own alcohol?

No, you cannot bring your own alcohol. We will be selling alcohol at the events.

Can I bring my own table and chairs?

Yes, you are welcome to bring tables, chairs, rugs, blankets etc. but please be considerate of others and the height you are sitting at.

What happens if it rains?

All showings will go ahead regardless of the weather. Unfortunately, no refunds will be issued so come prepared for changeable weather.

Where can I park?

On-site free parking is available.



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