7:00 AM-9:00 AM Photo Tour (Pre-registration Only - NO WALK UPS) Photo Tour sells out annually weeks before event. See for more details!
8:00 AM Yankee Air Museum Open - FREE Admission Go back in history, to the days when our fathers and grandfathers fought in the skies around the world. Learn more about the Yankee Air Museum
9:00 AM Air Show Grounds Open - Let the fun begin!! Buy Your Discounted Tickets
9:00 AM Onsite Activities Featuring Monster Truck Rides, Flights on a Huey or Cobra Helicopter, and Half track Rides. Aircraft tours of modern military and vintage aircraft and retail displays open.
9:00 AM Kid Zone Opens The Kid Zone Features fun activities, giant slides, bounce houses and more for families to enjoy!!
9:00 AM Premium Seating (Cadet Club, Bomber Club, Fighter Club, Officers Club,  and Aviator Club) Open!! Don’t forget to get your General Admission and Parking along with your Premium Seating tickets. Reserve limited premium seating options today! 
9:00 AM Food & Beverage Courts Open
9:00 AM Warbird Hot Ramp Opens for Public Viewing
10:00 AM Air Adventures begin on the Yankee Air Museum's WWII Bombers and WACO Biplane!! Schedule an Air Adventure on the B-17 Flying Fortress, B-25 Mitchell Bomber, or WACO Biplane.
10:00 AM The THUNDER PUB Opens Enjoy a favorite beer along the front of the crowd line! The THUNDER PUB includes beers from some of Michigan's own microbreweries and specialty cocktails from Tito's Vodka!
10:30 AM-12:00 PM

Air show performances: ACT I

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Intermission - Meet the Aviators, Explore The Exhibitors, Get Your Eats, enjoy live music and the THUNDER Music Remix!! The action just isn't in the air! Enjoy the entertainment on the grounds! 
1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Air show performances: ACT II

4:00 PM Warbird Hot Ramp Re-Opens for Public Viewing See what flew in the afternoon air show!
4:30 PM Last call at the THUNDER PUB
5:00 PM Air Show Grounds  Close - SEE YOU NEXT YEAR!

*Schedule and content subject to change without notice. Aircraft appearing and event activities are subject to change due to many reasons beyond our control, to include but not limited to, maintenance, weather, or other circumstances. We appreciate your understanding.