Truckee Tahoe AirShow & Family Festival on July 14 features an air show, VIP hospitality tent, food and drink booths and fun at the Truckee Tahoe Airport in Truckee. Family-friendly festivities include a designated Family Festival on the green with live music, stilt walkers, arts and crafts activities, puppet shows and face painting.
Aerobatic performances feature Red Bull Race Pilot Kirby Chambliss, the Red Bull Air Force Team, the “Spitfire” the P-51D Man O’War, Sky Dancer Anna Serbinenko, the North American B-25 J. Mitchell Bomber “Executive Sweet,” Rich Perkins piloting the Yakovlev 54 Russian Thunder, (the only Yak 54 in the United States) and Barry “Bdog” Hancock in his vibrant yellow T-6 Warbird.
The Suddenlink by Altice STEAM Expo offers hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering, arts and math.
Opening ceremony is at 10 a.m.; gates open at 9. Aerobatic performances are from 10:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 2:30 p.m.
There is free admission and free parking. VIP tickets are also available with seating and catered lunch. All proceeds benefit North Tahoe-Truckee youth organizations.