COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Tickets to the Thunder in the Valley Air Show are now available for purchase online and at a variety of local retail outlets. This year, the air show is celebrating "20 Years of Thunder" at the Columbus Airport April 8-9.
Advance tickets are $10 per person, and $8 each for military personnel. All tickets are $15 on the day of the show. Admission is free for children ages six and under.
Attendees will enjoy a variety of military, modern, and vintage aircraft. Performers include airshow pilots Skip Stewart, Matt Younkin, and Gary Ward. The U.S. Army Silver Wings Demonstration Team will open the air show each day by delivering the American flag.
The air show will also include displays of engaging attractions such as the Rise Above Traveling Exhibit, a mobile theater that will educate on the history of the Tuskegee Airmen, a kids' carnival, and helicopter, and airplane rides.
To purchase advance tickets online, click here. A $1.50 service fee will be applied to each online ticket purchase.
Local ticket outlets accept cash only. Military discount tickets are sold only through MWR Tickets and Travel at Fort Benning.
See ticket locations below:
- Columbus-area McDonald’s
- Flightways Columbus (Columbus Airport)
- Ace Hardware (3863 St. Marys Rd.)
- Bruster’s Real Ice Cream (1654 Whittlesey Road, 7590 Schomburg Rd. and 3465 Macon Rd.)
- Wingstop (2528 Weems Rd.)