Watch world-renowned aerobatic performers take flight at the Truckee Tahoe Air Show and Family Festival on Saturday, September 11 from 9am to 4pm! This FREE action-packed world-class event celebrates A Day of Remembrance with interactive exhibits, a family festival, live music and aircraft displays both in the air on the ground. Marvel as the U.S. Air Force F-35A Jet Demonstration Team swirls and twirls in the air at the Grand Finale!
Family Festival, Interactive Exhibits, VIP Hospitality Tent & More!
Get ready for a fun weekend at the family festival on the green with live music, stilt walkers, arts and crafts, puppet shows and more produced by Truckee's KidZone Museum! The Truckee Tahoe Air Show and Family Festival is free, but bring extra money for food and face painting. Visit the interactive STEM Expo offering hands on activities in science, technology, engineering and math. Put your skills to the test at the Air Force Commando exhibit, and get up close to warbirds and modern aircraft at the static aircraft display!
Stay cool in the shade under the VIP hospitality tent with a first-class seat on the flight line! A VIP ticket includes catered lunch, beverages, mingling with speakers and VIP restrooms. These limited tickets go on sale August 2 for $125 per adult and $50 per child. Purchase them online in advance as they won't be available for purchase on the day.
FREE Flights for Kids!
Children ages 8-17 can experience the thrill of flight for FREE on Sunday, September 12! Each flyer receives a logbook with his/her flight recorded inside and a Young Eagle certificate. The EAA Chapter 1073 pilots will be conducting these flights for free, and they've introduced more than 4,100 young people to flying!
Truckee Lodging – Family Weekend Getaway in the Sierras
Book your family weekend with us and relax in comfort at Donner Lake Village! Save up to 20% on your summer getaway and spend your weekend exploring everything the area has to offer. From watersports at the Marina to biking along the Truckee River, you'll find endless recreational activities to keep your family entertained.