The Royal Canadian Air Force, Canadian Forces Snowbirds and CF18 Demo Team Aerobatic Air Show
The Garrison Kingston Family Fun Fest in partnership with VIA RAIL is thrilled to announce that the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) Snowbirds and the CF18 Demonstration Team will be performing at this year’s event.
This Aerobatic Air Show will thrill attendees with their skill, professionalism and teamwork. The performance of this highly skilled Aerobatic Flying Team is one of the highlights of this year’s event as we Celebrate Canada 150th Anniversary.
The CF 18 Demonstration Team will also be performing for us during the two shows. The RCAF recently unveiled a new look and theme to the CF-18 to commemorate Canada’s 150th Anniversary.
The sky over Kingston will be the stage where these two dynamic teams will amaze you, don’t miss this unique opportunity to see these performances up close.
We are pleased to have Dan Mclaren at the air show this year. Dan McLaren has been providing, professional, air show sound and communications, full time, for over 24 years.
Dan will provide live professional air show commentary at Fort Henry Hill in both official languages.
The public viewing area will be on the side of the Fort Henry Hill.
Don’t forget your lawn chairs, binoculars and cameras!
**Please note that Fort Henry Drive will be closed and that shuttles will be provided from Hwy#2 to the Air Show viewing areas from 1-4 pm on both Saturday and Sunday.
What Should I bring with me to enjoy the Air Show?
Please feel free to bring a blanket, cooler and your binoculars to Fort Henry Hill to enjoy the Air Show. If you have ear plugs or protective ear devices you might want to bring these along as it could get quite loud at the Air Show. The jets will be flying in close proximity.
*We will be providing the first 2000 attendees ( daily) with a complimentary set of ear plugs in our welcome bags. These will be distributed on a first come first served basis. So plan to arrive early.
Will there be Air Show Memorabilia and Merchandise for Sale at the Air Show?
Yes, there will be RCAF Snowbirds merchandise for sale before, during and after the air show. The merchandise will be sold by CANEX, which will be located inside Old Fort Henry. Please look for Directional Signs on the Hill.
CANEX will accept cash, Visa, MC as well as Debit.