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Sunday 25th Nov 2018 at 2pm
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Introducing the 2018 Performers
Britain’s biggest indoor international tattoo, with over 1,000 performers, will return to Arena Birmingham at the end of November 2018 bringing together marching bands, exciting displays and culminating in the spectacular Grand Finale featuring all the performers in a spectacle of pomp and pageantry.

The 2018 Birmingham International Tattoo includes all the regular elements including massed bands, spectacular displays and massed standards. The full list of international bands and other performers taking part is shown on the right hand side of this page.

Sharing the arena with the musicians during the three-hour family event will be a range of spectacular displays including Royal Air Force Cosford Queen’s Colour, the RNRMC Field Gun Competition, the Wreath of Respect Riders, the United Kingdom Disco Display Team and the Parade of Massed Standards.

This year’s Birmingham International Tattoo will culminate in a Spectacular Grand Finale featuring the Massed Bands and special vocalist guest appearances. The event would not be complete without the popular Closing Ceremony which will feature the Royal Air Force Cosford Queen’s Colour and Escort, the traditional Land of Hope and Glory, the Evening Hymn and the Lone Piper.

Whether you prefer the spectacle of the international marching bands, the thrills of the exciting displays, or the pomp and pageantry of the spectacular Grand Finale, this annual event is sure to prove popular with both young and old as there is something for all the family at the Birmingham International Tattoo.

2018 performers
*Subject to final confirmation

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The Combined Bands of the British Army Reserve

The Band of the Polish Border Guard

The Band of the Tirol Police from Austria

The Moscow Military Academy Cadets Band from Russia*

The Tattoo Massed Pipes & Drums

The Air Training Corps Band & Drill Team

The National Youth Marching Band

The Comets Performance Ensemble

Royal Air Force Cosford Queen’s Colour

RNRMC Field Gun Competition
featuring crews from the Royal Navy, Army & Royal Air Force

The Wreath of Respect Motorcycle Riders

British Flyball Association Dog Racing

United Kingdom Disco Display Team

Parade of Massed Standards

The Spectacular Grand Finale

Vocal soloists: British Tenor Tim Pitman and singing sensation 'Breeze'