Look up to the sky this weekend while KC Air Show returns with Blue Angels as the headliner.

Look up to the sky this weekend while KC Air Show returns with Blue Angels as the headliner.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Blue Angels will head the Kansas City air show this weekend at the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport in Kansas City, Missouri.

The flight crew of the United States Navy is one of 18 scheduled presentations for each day of the two-day event. Spectators can get close and personal with a wide variety of airplanes on display, exhibits and virtual reality experiences at the aerodrome.

After a four-year break, the excitement around the Air Show came in dozens of people on Case Study.

John Miller and his family will be out of town during the air show. He said they knew about the great view of the place at the downtown airport, and they went to find out what they might see.

"I know we will not do it tomorrow, and this is one of the best parts of being able to see this today, but John who is interested to see this is amazing," Miller said.

Here is a list of things you need to know


The doors open at 9 a.m. and they close at about 5 p.m. as much on Saturday, July 6 as on Sunday, July 7. Aerial presentations begin at 10:30 a.m. both days The air show does not publish a detailed order of the show.

Parking lot

Wheeler Downtown Airport, In fact, The Buck O'Neil Bridge will be closed during the air show. Parking is available free of charge at two West Bottoms locations and two locations near City Hall. Eighty buses with air conditioning will be the spectators to the airport.

Hyvee Arena (former Kemper Arena)
1801 Wyoming St., Kansas City, MO 64102.

Liberty Lot
1601 Liberty St., Kansas City, MO 64102

Ed Wolf Garage at City Hall
1100 Oak St., Kansas City, MO 64106

JE Dunn Garage near City Hall
560E E 11th St., Kansas City, MO 64106


Ticket prices range from $ 8.50 to $ 150. A limited number of tickets will be available for purchase at the gates on the day of the air show. The organizers recommend buying a ticket online in advance. Active military service with an ID issued by the government will receive free admission at the door. For information on prices and how to make your purchase, click here.

What is allowed inside the event?

The KC Air will follow a clear bag policy, similar to NFL games. The bags are subject to search. You can bring sealed water bottles and fill them in the hydration stations. Strollers, wheelchairs, and lawn chairs are allowed The air show prohibits drones, refrigerators, lasers, and weapons.


  • United States Angels Navy Blue
  • Golden Knights of the United States Army
  • Aerospace Aerospace Equipment
  • Patty Wagstaff
  • Jacquie B "Warda"
  • Julie Clark
  • Shetterly Squadron with Greg, Joe and Jeff Shetterly
  • John Klatt in Jack Link's Screamin 'Sasquatch
  • Jim Peitz Bonanza
  • Mike Goulian
  • Flight training team KC
  • Matt Younkin
  • Flight demo of red tails
  • Bob Carlton in Vertigo Jet Glider
  • AFTERSHOCK Jet Fire Truck
  • Confederate Air Force P40 "Warhawk"
  • A-10 Demo Attack Team
  • Tom Larkin mini jet

Airplanes on display:

  • Dream Big A7 - Cockpit Experience
  • U.S.AF Lockheed C-130 Hercules
  • U.S.AF Boeing Globemaster III C17
  • U.S.AF Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (Wart Hog)
  • Northrop Browser Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye
  • US Navy McDonnell Douglas T-45 Goshawk
  • Douglas A26B Lady Liberty
  • C1A Merchant "Miss Bell"
  • B-29 Superfortress "Doc"
  • B-25J Mitchell "Show-Me"
  • TBM-3E "Avenger" Torpedo Bomber Combat Aircraft
  • L3 "Lil 'Show Me"
  • Flying Fortress Boeing B-17
  • BAC1-11
  • Douglas AC-47 "Spooky"
  • North American Aviation T6 Texan
  • Boeing "Super Stearman"
  • Albatros de Grumman
  • Lockheed 12A
  • Fairchild PT-19
  • NewsChopper 9KMBC Storm Tracker
  • KCTV5 Chopper 5
  • KSHB41 Sky Tracker
  • United States Army Boeing CH-47 Chinook
  • U.S. MARINES Bell AH-1 Cobra
  • U.S. MARINES Bell UH-1Y Venom
  • Interactive travel exhibition
  • Virtual reality experience in the "Nimitz" Stem tour of the United States Navy