The Overlord Show

The Overlord Show

Hampshire, UK

Experience the captivating world of military history at The Overlord Show, also known as the Solent Overlord Show and Overlord Military Spectacular, held during the Spring bank holiday in Denmead, Hampshire. Over three immersive days, visitors can delve into a rich tapestry of military heritage, featuring approximately 300 military vehicles, 30 re-enactment groups, and 100 trade stands. From gripping arena events to engaging exhibitions, there's something for everyone to enjoy while contributing to a worthy cause, as proceeds from the show support future events and charitable endeavors.

With roots tracing back to the 1970s, The Overlord Show has evolved from humble beginnings to become a premier event for military vehicle enthusiasts worldwide. Founded by the late Peter Gray and nurtured by dedicated individuals like Chris Davis and Don Staples-Harris, the show pays homage to the significance of preserving history in all its forms. What started as a commemoration of the Normandy landings has blossomed into a renowned gathering, attracting international exhibitors and visitors alike. From the infamous "Mudmead" show to its current prominence, The Overlord Show continues to thrive under the stewardship of the Solent Overlord Executive Military Collectors Club, reflecting a deep-seated passion for military history, vehicles, and living re-enactments.

What to Expect:

  • Immersive displays featuring approximately 300 military vehicles.
  • Engaging re-enactment groups bringing history to life.
  • Diverse trade stands offering military memorabilia and more.
  • Gripping arena events showcasing military prowess.
  • Contributions supporting future shows and charitable causes.
  • A journey through decades of military history and heritage.
25 May 2024 - 27 May 2024
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Services & facilities

  • Parking


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