Is the Apple Valley Airshow a one day event?

Yes, Saturday, October 14, 2017. 

When do gates open and close?

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

How much is admission?

$5 cash only for general admission 
Kids 11 and under are FREE and must be accompanied by an adult.

Do you take credit cards at the gate?

Sorry, no. Cash only.

Will you have an ATM there?

Yes. Some vendors may also accept credit cards.

How much is parking?

All parking is free!

Do you have accessible parking?

Yes. Your placard should be visible to parking attendants.

Do you have motorcycle parking?

Yes.  

Do you have motorhome parking?

Yes. Limited space available. No overnight parking.

Are there vendors at the airshow?

Yes, there will be food and merchant vendors.

Is the restaurant at the airport terminal open during the airshow?

Yes. 3rd Generation Tacos will be open.

Are flight schools open during the airshow?

Yes. 

Can we smoke at the airshow?

Yes, but, only in designated areas.

Do the performers sign autographs?

Absolutely!  

What is permitted?

ADA Compliant certified service animals
Hand held personal umbrella
Folding chairs / lawn chairs

Blankets
Childrens wagons (non-motorized)
Wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, etc.

Motorized wheel chairs
ADA compliant scooters
Sunscreen
Cameras
Video cameras
Ear plugs

Hearing protection (headsets, ear plugs)
Blankets
Strollers
Hats

Baby items such as baby food, snacks, diaper bags (subject to search)

What is prohibited?

Weapons, firearms, knives, pepper spray, stun guns, etc.
No Smoking near airplanes or hangars
Drugs, narcotics or any type of illegal substance
Ice chest larger than a six pack
Large Ice chest on wheels
Pop-up tent structures
Large beach style umbrellas
Skateboards
Roller skates / roller blades

Hoverboards
Bicycles
ATV’s, quads, dirt bikes, golf carts
Motorized two / three wheel scooters

Segways, balancing scooters
Motorcycles / mopeds
Barbeques
Large backpacks / bags / dufflebags
Canopies

Large umbrellas
Alcohol

Glass containers

Drones
Pets, other than ADA Compliant certified service animals

Other items Security Personnel deems to be a security risk.

Will there be searches?

Random searches may be conducted by the Apple Valley Police Department at any time.

If I’m flying in my aircraft to APV Airport, when will I be able to land or take-off?

We recommend any time before 9:30 a.m., during intermission Noon-12:30 p.m. and after 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Please note, ramp space will be limited. Waiver is in effect during the airshow. Please check NOTAMS.

Will you have bleachers?

Yes, limited space. However, we recommend you bring chairs and blankets for your comfort.

May I leave and re-enter the airshow?

Yes.

Does everyone need a ticket to the airshow?

Yes, 12 and older needs ticket. Kids 11 and under free admission.

Can I purchase tickets in advance?

Yes, at the Apple Valley Airport terminal from 8:30 a.m. til 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Could I get a refund?

Sorry, no refunds.

What if it rains?

Event is not canceled due to rain.

Are any of the airshow funds support education scholarships?

Yes, local aviation related education scholarships. 

Any hotels you recommend?

Yes! We recommend our partner hotel

Do you have vendor applications?

Yes.
See this link. However, applications go through
a committee approval and space is limited.

Who do I contact regarding the airshow?

Apple Valley Airport at 760.247.2371 during business hours.