Toledo Air Show takes flight this weekend

TOLEDO (WTVG) - Keep your eyes on the sky this weekend, July 13th and 14th, as the Toledo Air Show officially takes flight. The event will offer plenty of opportunities for attendees to check out the aircraft up close, and witness incredible performances by pilots and skydiving teams, among other sights.

This year will also feature a special Women in Aviation Meet & Greet to inspire young aviators on Wednesday, and STEM activities for kids before the official show events on Saturday.

Tickets for the event are available on the Toledo Air Show's website. They are $35 ahead of time for General Admission, $40 at the gate. Seniors 65 and over are $20 ahead of time, $30 at the gate. The senior price also applies to active and retired military, military dependents, and first responders with ID. Tickets can be purchased HERE.

Children 15 and under and all military in uniform will receive free admission to the event.

Your ticket also comes with free parking. Air Show organizers remind the public that they are not permitted to park on Eber in order to watch the jets. Those who do will be asked to leave by police.

Additional information about the event and the various shows and activities can be found on the Toledo Air Show website. A schedule of events for Saturday and Sunday can be found below:

12:15pm Black Daggers Parachute Team
12:26pm F16 Fly By
12:34pm MXS Rob Holland
12:43pm Kent Pietsch
12:56pm Shockwave Jet Truck
1:06pm P-51D Mustang “Quick Silver”
1:19pm F4U-4 Corsair “Korean War Hero”
1:38pm Jacquie B
1:50pm Randy Ball MIG17, Dean Cutshall F100, F16
2:06pm MXS Rob Holland
2:20pm Tora, Tora, Tora!
2:43pm Kent Pietsch
2:56pm A10
3:07pm Shockwave Jet Truck Race
3:19pm Black Daggers Parachute Team
3:35pm Kent Pietsch
3:43pm Team Toledo