Central Coast AirFest will resume flying Oct. 15 and 16 at Santa Maria Public Airport, and discounted advance tickets are now available for a limited time, a spokesperson for the event said.
AirFest will feature military demonstrations, vintage warbirds, aerobatic performances, and more, the spokesperson said.
This year’s lineup includes the Canadian Snowbirds, Planes of Fame Warbirds, USAF F-35 Demonstration Team, Red Bull Air Force and Air Force VFA-122 F-18 Demonstration Team. ‘U.S. Navy.
Also planned are US Navy VFA-122 Legacy Flight, US Air Force Heritage Flight, West Coast C-17 Demonstration Team, C-130 Demonstration Team, E -2 Hawkeye, High Alpha MiG-17, RAD Jet Waco, Swamp Fox P-51 Demo and National Guard F-15 Flybys.
An impressive array of aircraft will also be on static display, and some of the region’s best food and drink vendors will be on the ground, the spokesperson said.
Tickets are available at CentralCoastAirFest.com. Advance discounted tickets are $15 for one day for ages 16 and up and $10 for ages 5-15.
At the door, tickets will be $25 for ages 16 and up and $15 for ages 5-15. Children 4 and under are admitted free.
Parking will be free, although preferred parking can be purchased online for $20.
VIP Experiences are also available online for $750 for Saturday or Sunday, which includes two Friday Night Gala tickets, two VIP tent passes, and one VIP parking pass.
A Bronze VIP Experience package for both days includes the two Friday night gala tickets, two VIP tent passes for each day, one VIP parking pass for each day and four general admission tickets of one daytime.