||4:00 PM - approx. 7:30 PM
||Owensboro Regional Airport
||$2.00 per person
Kids 10 and under FREE
Don’t miss your chance to get up close and personal to a wide range of aircraft. Friday will be your chance to meet
some of the pilots of these aircraft and experience a taste of the Owensboro Air Show. As the sun begins to set, a
few performers will take to the sky to entertain the crowds with an evening spectacle of nighttime air show performances
followed by fireworks to conclude the night, presented by Independence Bank.
Paid helicopter rides on the UH-1H Huey and AH-1 Cobra will be available during the 2017 Air Show.
||1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
||Downtown Owensboro along the riverfront
All eyes will be on the skies over the Ohio River in downtown Owensboro as performers showcase vintage warbirds,
aerobatic demonstrations, and military jets, including the Air Force F-16 and the Navy F-18 Hornet!
The section of the Ohio River marked in red, as well as the English Park boat ramp, will be closed on Friday
September 22nd from 11:30 AM to approximately 3:00 PM, and on Saturday & Sunday September
23rd & 24th from 12:30 PM to approximately 4:00 PM.
Glover Cary "Blue" Bridge Closure
The bridge downtown will be closed on Saturday, September 23rd from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM for the annual Bridge Run and
Bridge Day event. This is your opportunity once a year to walk, bike, or stroll across the "Blue Bridge" and
get great views of Owensboro’s amazing riverfront prior to the start of the air show at 1:00 PM. The morning will
kick-off with the annual Bridge Run at 7:00 AM and the bridge will open to the general public for Bridge Day at
approximately 9:30 AM.