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21 Jul 2022
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Truckee’s world-class air show and family festival returns this weekend, July 23-24! See world renowned performers swirling and twirling in the air against the backdrop of the beautiful Sierra mountains for FREE! This family-friendly event takes over the tarmac with a family festival, aircraft display, STEM expo and VIP tent!

Family Festival, STEM Expo and More!

Let the kids go crazy at the family festival with carnival games, stilt walkers, puppet shows, arts and crafts and a bounce house! The air show is free, but you can pay for extras like face painting, military aircraft rides and food. Bring your picnic blanket and sit back while listening to bluegrass music for an unforgettable family day on the green.

Step out of the sun and into the shade at the Grocery Outlet STEM expo! The kids will go crazy for choice with hands on science, math, technology and engineering activities. Kids and adults get to see warbirds from World War II and modern aircraft up close at the Static Aircraft Display! Two P-51 Mustangs will be on display and flying at this year’s Air Show in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the United States Air Force. Kids ages 8-17 can even fly for free on Sunday with a volunteer pilot!

VIP Tent

Reserve a first-class seat on the flight line with a VIP ticket! Mingle with performers and indulge in a catered lunch including wine and beer from your very own shaded seat in the VIP hospitality tent. Adult VIP tickets cost $125 and children 12 and under cost $50. No VIP tickets will be sold on the day of the event so make sure to reserve yours early!