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WWII Air, Land & Sea Festival

The National WWII Museum, The Commemorative Air Force, and the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation invite you to WWII Air, Sea & Land Festival 2018! Join us for three days of living history—with thrilling WWII warbirds overhead, PT-305 in the water, 1940s-era entertainment and WWII veteran interviews on the main stage, and engaging activities for the whole family throughout the grounds. Admission is free to kids 12 and under all weekend, so make your plans now to attend, October 12–14 at New Orleans Lakefront Airport.

For more information visit: https://airsealandfest.com/


Warbirds are the Festival’s foundation, and 2018 will be no different. Guests can experience WWII planes up close in multiple ways—either via tour, an incredible ride flight, or even low passes overhead throughout the weekend and especially during a two-hour aerial demonstration every afternoon. Aircraft lineup subject to change. To book a ride click here: https://airsealandfest.com/aircraft.php

What You Need To Know

Access to dockside tours of PT-305 are included in your general-admission ticket. Please go to the main ticketing gate where you entered to receive your wristband. There will be shuttles running on continuous loops to the PT-305 boathouse and back to the main entrance of the show.  This year will feature a dedicated air show from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., the first time we are closing the airspace to put on an airshow! Several flybys from military aircraft are planned, and you will see WWII planes flying all day. The Main Showcase stage located by the tarmac will be front and center all weekend for interviews, flying narration, and of course the daily airshow itself each day. There is no reserved seating included with the general-admission ticket. There is limited seating in the Wedell Hangar, and guests are invited to bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit. However, tents and awnings of any kind are NOT permitted.

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