[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”7612″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text]The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will headline the 2019 Fort Lauderdale Air Show on May 4 & 5. The show will feature some of the nation’s most popular military jet demonstrations, parachute teams, civilian aerobatic acts and formation flight teams.
THERE ARE THREE TYPES OF TICKETS TO THE AIR SHOW
1 The Drop Zone is the general admission zone where spectators can enjoy food and beverage for purchase and can set up camp near audio announcers. Drop Zone Beach tickets are $28 per day if purchased in advance; $40 day-of. Children ages 6 to 12 are $14. Kids under 5 are free. Gates open at 9am.
2 The Flight Line Club VIP zone is beachside, which offers spectators unobstructed views of the show on the aerial 50 yard line. A catered lunch will be served from 11:30am to 1:30pm with draft beer, soft drinks and water served all day long. Club members will receive an event program for collecting autographs when the pilots and the jumpers come for a meet-and-greet, and will also receive a commemorative event credential. A reserved VIP parking pass in Birch State Park is included and is within walking distance of the show center. The club also has a golf cart valet from the Birch Park entrance to the Flight Line Club VIP entrance. Flight Line Club VIP tickets are $186 per day if purchased in advance.
3 The Pelican Grand VIP Penthouse is a way to watch the air show from the tenth floor of the Pelican Grand Beach Resort (2000 N. Ocean Blvd., Fort Lauderdale). Enjoy upscale catered cuisine and open bar in the ballroom, plus valet parking. Penthouse tickets are $349 if purchased in advance.
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, May 4 and 5.
WHERE: The Air Show Center and event site is located on State Road A1A north of the Sunrise Blvd. intersection.
For more information and to purchase tickets visit fortlauderdaleairshow.com.
This story was prepared by our Pompano Beach news desk with additional information from various public sources and other websites.