What better way to spend your weekend than attending the incredible Abbotsford International Airshow 2019 on the 9 th , 10 th and 11 th of August? This family-friendly event is set to be even more memorable than ever before. Here is what you need to know:
First things first, you can get your airshow tickets at a discounted price if you buy them in advance online. You can also buy discounted General Admission tickets at Lower Mainland Save-on-Foods locations. Full price tickets will be available at the
gate. Children under the age of five get in for free.
So, which performers can you look forward to? There are way too many to mention, but some of the most notable include the Canadian Forces Snowbirds, the U.S Air Force Thunderbirds (who will only be performing on Saturday and Sunday), the CF-
18 Hornet Demo Team, the Canadian Forces Skyhawks and the Aeroshell Aerobatic Team.
What to Bring?
In order to maximize the airshow experience, it is recommended that you bring:
- Sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat.
- An (empty) refillable water bottle – free fill stations are available.
- Folding chair and/or blanket. Another option is to upgrade your ticket to an
upgraded venue with seating.
- Earplugs, especially for kids.
The easiest way to make the most of the event is to download the special FREE Abbotsford Airshow mobile event app – presented by Lockheed Martin. It is your A to Z event guide for the 2019 Airshow with information, maps, photos, videos and
much more! It also includes calendar reminders for your favourite flying acts so that you will not miss a thing. The app is available on Google Play and via the App Store. While in the area for the acclaimed airshow, do not forget to pop in at Church’s Chicken for some of the best fried chicken Vancouver has to offer! Find a location closest to you.