FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
COVID-19 WARNING: The Air Show has taken enhanced health and safety measures for guests, participants, volunteers and staff. You must follow all instructions posted at the air show. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness or death. MASKS ARE REQUIRED while transiting, getting food, using the restroom or any other activity. Masks are optional when seated and separated from others by at least 6 feet. This is a CASHLESS EVENT, so bring a credit card or pre-paid debit card with you.
The following items are NOT allowed:
- Backpacks or other large bags
- Glass containers
- Illegal drugs
- Flammable liquids and explosive materials
- Laser pointers
- Bicycles (Bicycle parking is available outside walk-up gate on Fitzhugh Blvd.)
- Roller blades or skates
- Outside food or beverages
- Canopies, tents, or large umbrellas
ALL BAGS AND ITEMS ARE SUBJECT TO SEARCH AT ANY TIME.
Yes, you will need tickets to attend the show. Children 4 & up require a ticket. Children 3 & under are free for lap seating only - if you wish to have a seat for your child 3 & under in the reserved seating areas, you must purchase a seat.
One Day Pass: A One Day Pass allows general admission entry into the show gate for one person, for one day only. Your One Day Pass give you access to static displays, concessions, and exhibits throughout the show grounds. A limited number of general admission tickets are available each day. All general admission attendees must stay in their group and 6’ apart from other general admission groups to ensure the safety of all attendees.
Premium Boxes: Premium Boxes are reserved rows of 2 or 4 seats located directly on the flight line, providing an outstanding way to view the air show. This area offers "in and out" privileges throughout the day for guests to enjoy the static displays, concessions, souvenir booths, and exhibitors. Pick your row and it will be assigned to you for the entire day. Seating is not under shade for maximum viewing of the air show. However, there will be shade tents available in the back of the seating area. Seats must be purchased in either rows of 2 seats of 4 seats. Single seats are not available.
Concessions are available for purchase at dedicated booths located near the back of the box seating area. Premium Box Seats also offer dedicated porta-lets for the convenience of our guests.
Flight Line Club: The Flight Line Club is a chalet located directly on the flight line with the best views of the flying action. In addition to “in and out access” from the Flight Line Club area throughout the day to visit the static displays and exhibit booths, the Flight Line Club offers reserved tables of 4 seats as well as a catered lunch and unlimited refreshments throughout the day. Lunch beginning at 11:30 AM and ending at 2:00 PM. Ice cream and cookies are served after lunch. VIP Parking is included with your Flight Line Club table purchase. The Club also offers dedicated porta-lets for the convenience of our guests. Tickets must be purchased in Tables of 4. Single seats not available.
TICKETS AVAILABLE ONLINE ONLY.
Tickets can be purchased on our tickets page.
Gates open at 8:00AM until about 5:00PM. We suggest arriving in plenty of time.
Gates open at 8:00AM. Static displays and exhibits will open at 8:00AM. Show will end at about 5:00PM. We suggest arriving in plenty of time before the long lines begin to form.
Orlando Melbourne International Airport
Air Terminal Parkway
Melbourne, FL 32901
TRAFFIC WILL BE HEAVY GETTING IN AND OUT OF THE SHOW. We suggest arriving early in order to avoid missing the performances.
Facial masks are required while transiting, getting food, using the restroom or any other activity. Masks are optional when seated and separated from other by at least 6 feet.
This is a CASHLESS EVENT. Please bring a credit or debit card for event purchases.
The following items are allowed:
- Strollers or wagons
- Strollers or wagons
- Wheelchairs and motorized scooters (Note: There is no place to plug in and recharge)
- Small coolers for medical purposes or baby items
- Small, personal umbrellas.
- Small bags, such as a purse or diaper bag. Please keep number of items as small as you can manage.
- Folding or camping chairs.
- Blanket to sit on.
ALL BAGS AND ITEMS ARE SUBJECT TO SEARCH AT ANY TIME.
VISIT OUR ENTRY RESTRICTIONS PAGE FOR A COMPLETE LIST.
Outside food and drinks are not allowed, with the exception of baby food or medically necessary items. There will be plenty of food vendors available on the show grounds.
Motorized scooters and wheelchairs for disabled patrons are allowed in the air show grounds. Personal golf carts are not allowed. Please be aware that the crowds may be heavy, maneuvering may be difficult, and that there is no place at the show to plug in and recharge.
Yes, strollers or small wagons are allowed. Please limit any diaper bags to the smallest you can manage. Security personnel at the gates will search all items and have the final say on what is allowed in.
Pets are NOT allowed onto the air show area and should NOT be left in vehicles. Because of the festival setting with food and beverage vendors, the Health Department prohibits animals, other than legally allowed service animals. Please also understand that temperatures on the tarmac area can easily reach over 100 degrees and will burn your pets feet. The loud noises of the planes and pyrotechnics can injure their sensitive hearing and/or frighten your animal. Please leave your pet(s) at home where they are safe.
Tickets can be purchased online from our website. Visit our TICKETS page for more details. Tickets are sold online only.
When you purchase your tickets online, you need to have an email address ready. Tickets bought online are sent to an email address where you can download and print out your tickets instantly! Be sure you have a working printer handy as well, or a friend that will let you use theirs. You may also show your tickets on your phone for admission.
If you do not have access to a printer, you may show your tickets on your phone for admission.
Tickets purchased in advance are sent to an email address. You may need to check any junk or spam folders you have just incase. If you need your tickets resent to you, please contact AttendStar at 615-223-1008.
Unfortunately, there are not any discounts available.
We list our performers, but cannot give specific times at which the acts will fly. Schedules are finalized much closer to the show and depend on availability and various other conditions. All acts are subject to change/cancellation without notice. You can find a general schedule of the entire day on our schedule page.
Tickets are required for ages 4 and up! Three (3) and under are admitted free! For reserved seating, 3 and under are free for lap seating only. If you wish to have a seat for your 3 and under child, you must purchase a seat.
General parking, including handicapped parking, is FREE! Parking is available on a first come, first served basis. If you are needing handicapped parking, please have your state-issued tag or placard in the car to be sure the parking attendants direct you to the appropriate areas. Please arrive early to ensure a parking spot.
Upgraded Parking Passes can be purchased in advance on our TICKETS page.
UPGRADED PARKING LOCATION: Use 807 Tower Access Rd, Melbourne, FL 32901. You will be directed to turn right at the corner of Grumman Lane and Grumman Lane into purple lots D, E, & F.
Flight Line Club Parking Pass is included with your Flight Line Club Table ticket, which can be purchased in advance on our TICKETS page.
FLIGHT LINE CLUB PARKING LOCATION: 807 Tower Access Rd, Melbourne, FL 32901. Blue lots B & C.
Parking will be managed by numerous law enforcement agencies.
Unfortunately, we do not have shuttle service to/from the show due to foot traffic and aircraft proximity.
Generally, yes, the show is the same. However, there may be some variations depending on special aircraft, which may make only a one-day fly-by appearance. Subject to change without notice.
All sales are final. In the event of performer illness, inclement weather, or technical issues, there will not be a refund or exchange given.
Group discounts are available for groups of 40 or more. For group sales, please call 805-687-0158 ext # 111
You must use the reserved Premium Boxes or Flight Line Club tickets for the day for which they are purchased. The reserved seating areas have assigned seats and the other day’s seats are already assigned to someone else. Upgraded Parking Passes must also be used for the day they are purchased for.
Air shows are held under an open sky. Please bring hats, sunglasses, and sunscreen. You may also bring a small personal umbrella. No large umbrellas, tents, or canopies allowed. Umbrellas will not be allowed in the Premium Box Seating area.
One Day Pass is general admission to the show - seating is not provided and we encourage guests to bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on.
Premium Seating is available for purchase, where seating will be provided for you. More information about our seating options can be found on our tickets page.
No. Even if you have purchased tickets, you must leave your vehicle and view the show from inside the air show grounds. This rule is due to FAA safety regulations involving the performance area.
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