A decades-long tradition, the Annual Salute to Veterans Celebration and Airshow is an event not to be missed. Amazing displays from military aircraft create an impressive spectacle for all to see. Free admission and parking make this an affordable family event. Attendees will witness parachute teams along with a variety of aircraft demonstrations from World War I to present day.
The airshow runs all day on Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. You can park at the Walnut & 5th parking garage for a shuttle to the Columbia Regional Airport where the event takes place. Shuttles are $5 per person for a round trip. To fully enjoy the show, bring lawn chairs since no seating is provided. Full food and beverage tents are available along with souvenir vendors. No coolers are permitted and no pets. Bring your binoculars for a detailed look at the impressive performances.
Residents of Columbia and visitors to the city alike will enjoy this unforgettable observance of Memorial Day. Be prepared for hot or chilly weather, rain or shine and experience a longstanding celebration of this holiday. Learn more about the festivities here.
When: May 28-29, 2016 from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Where: Columbia Regional Airport, Columbia MO
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