RULES & FAQS
 

  • There is no smoking permitted on the field.

  • Please do not touch or climb on vehicles, displays or aircraft.

  • No drones, quad-copters or similar machines may be operated on the airport property.

  • No segways, hoverboards or similar motorized vehicles are permitted on the field (this does not include mobility assistive devices).

  • No pets (only service animals will be permitted on the property during an event).

  • No coolers.

  • No tents, umbrellas or sun coverings.

  • No alcohol is permitted at the show.

  • No weapons (No weapons may be brought in by the general public, period attire or otherwise). 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Will I have to pay for parking?


No! Parking is free on site in our on-field parking, and there is no bus ride needed to get from the parking lot to the airshow!




Are we allowed to bring food and drinks into the event?


You are welcome to bring your own food and drinks, however food vendors are available on site. Please note that no alcohol is permitted and neither are coolers.




How is Warbirds Over the Beach different from Virginia Warbird Weekend?


With many COVID restrictions lifted, Warbirds Over the Beach is able to return to our more traditional airshow format with afternoon aircraft performances, ramp access for the public in the morning. Warbirds Over the Beach will also feature visiting aircraft, more musical performers and a Sherman Tank ground demonstration!




Will we be able to take tours inside the planes or get close to them?


Cockpit tours will be available for selected aircraft!




Can I fly-in to watch the show?


Because of the limited space available on site, and the show's flying schedule, it will not be possible to fly in to watch the show.




Can I purchase a ride in an aircraft?


You certainly can purchase rides in some of the aircraft! Please be aware that rides for the weekend sell out in advance, so book early! https://store.militaryaviationmuseum.org/collections/frontpage an airshow admission is required to ride during the show.




Will this event proceed rain or shine?


The event will proceed rain or shine, though in the event that no aircraft fly on Saturday as a result of the weather, Saturday tickets will be honored on Sunday. The airplanes will be available for public viewing under cover where possible, even in the rain.




Are discounted tickets available for the Military?


Discounted tickets are available for Active Duty, Retired Military and Dependents. Please select this ticket option when purchasing your tickets.