RVing to Air Shows

Air Shows

Air Shows

Are you ready for the 2010 air shows? Or didn’t you know that RVing to air shows is one of the   most unforgettable ways to spend a vacation? There are so many different air shows offered in the U.S. each year, we decided to offer you just a few of our favorite ideas for RV trips to great air shows.

General Aviation Air Shows
Here’s a small sampling of the awesome array of aircraft exhibitions scheduled for 2010:

  • Valiant Air Command Warbird Air Show (Titusville, FL): Vintage military aircraft of all kinds will be flying in for your viewing pleasure for three days in April. Space Coast Regional Airport is the site of the show, and this central Florida air show is quite near Manatee Hammock Campground, overlooking the Kennedy Space Center.
  • Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival (Battle Creek, MI): W.K. Kellogg Airport in Battle Creek, Michigan hosts an annual Fourth of July weekend Air Show and Balloon Fest you won’t want to miss! See military aircraft precision flying exhibitions, barnstormers, aerobatics and so much more, plus a colorful balloon festival the same week! The best part of all is the on-site RV camping, so make your reservations early.
  • AirVenture (Oshkosh, Wisconsin): We couldn’t share a list of great air shows without mentioning the ultimate event. The Experimental Aircraft Association’s AirVenture air show draws aircraft, and visitors, from around the world each July. If you have a yen to see the very best in airplanes, as well as dozens of fascinating activities for every age group, this is the place to be next summer. Camp on-site by making your reservation right now!

Other high-flying favorites with our customers? Don’t miss the world famous Sun ‘n Fun Airshow in beautiful Lakeland, Florida. Another must-go event for aircraft lovers are the breathtaking, record-breaking National Championship Air Races each September in Reno, Nevada.

Military Air Shows
Before we go, we must add a word for military aircraft exhibitions. Air shows on military bases are offered almost year-round, so you can plan your RV vacation around more than one. Turn your RV toward San Diego in October for the MCAS Miramar Air Show, where the very best in military aircraft will be on display. By the way, Campland on the Bay is a beautiful ocean-side RV park in nearby San Diego!

If you’d like something a little earlier in the year, the one-day MCAS Yuma Air Show in March promises to be spectacular! One more March military air show possibility – the Wings Over South Texas Air Show at NAS Kingsville, Texas.

There’s so much see, do and experience at an air show, we’d hate for you to miss your favorite one. Let us know if we can help you find the perfect RV rental, and then take flight to more awesome air show adventures.

For additional information on air shows see: Air Shows – Head for the Wild Blue Yonder!

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