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Chennault International Airshow

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Chennault International Airport

3650 Sen J Bennett Johnston Avenue

Lake Charles, LA 70615

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Chennault International Airshow April 28–30, 2017

Ticket notes:

  • Tickets are good only on the specified date. (The Weekend Pass is good Friday through Sunday.)
  • No refunds or exchanges. Please review your purchase carefully prior to submitting your order. All purchases are final.
  • Tickets are non-refundable. In the event that the Airshow is cancelled due to unsafe weather conditions or other unforeseen events, your ticket purchase can be considered a charitable donation.
  • General Admission gets you into the Airshow and gives you access to flight line stand-up viewing, static displays, museum aircraft displays, vendors and many other Airshow attractions. VIP Tickets and Photo Tour Passes offer additional amenities.

Attendance information:

  • The Airshow is an outdoor event with a lot of walking. Be sure to bring comfortable shoes, chairs, a hat, and sunscreen. Refreshments will be available for purchase at the Airshow site.
  • Airshow activity can be very loud. Earplugs or other ear protection is recommended, especially for young children.
  • The following items are prohibited at the Airshow: coolers, water, glass bottles or containers, tents, canopies, large beach umbrellas, barbecue or cooking equipment, oversized bags, guns, knives, pets, bicycles, skateboards.
  • Photographs and video will be taken at the airshow for marketing, advertising and publicity purposes, some of which may show spectators. By attending the Chennault International Airshow, you acknowledge your approval of your image appearing in such photos and video.
  • Parking will be $1.00 for each vehicle.

Here are the types of tickets available:

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Weekend Pass, Friday, April 28 through Sunday, April 30, 2017
General Admission $40 (advance purchase only, limited quantity available)

Good all weekend for general admission to the Friday Twilight Show, Saturday Airshow and Sunday Airshow. Kids 12 & Under free with the purchase of an adult pass.

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Friday Twilight Show, Friday, April 28, 2017 (6:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m.)
General Admission $15 (advance purchase only, limited quantity available)

The Friday-evening twilight show is an abbreviated show featuring spectacular aerial acts against the darkening evening and night sky. Kids 12 & Under free with the purchase of an adult ticket.

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Saturday Airshow, Saturday, April 29, 2017 (9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.)
General Admission $20 in advance or $24 at the gate (
Kids 12 & Under free with the purchase of an adult ticket.)

Sunday Airshow, Sunday, April 30, 2017 (9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.)
General Admission $20 in advance or $24 at the gate. (K
ids 12 & Under free with the purchase of an adult ticket.)

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Saturday VIP Ticket to Observation Deck Chalet, Saturday, April 29, 2017 (9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.)
Adult (13+) VIP is $90.00; VIP Kids (4-12) is $35.00; kids 3 and under are free (advance purchase only, limited quantity available)

Sunday VIP Ticket to Observation Deck Chalet, Sunday, April 30, 2017 (9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.)
Adult (13+) VIP is $90.00; VIP Kids (4-12) $35.00; kids 3 and under are free (advance purchase only, limited quantity available)

VIP Observation Deck Chalet Ticket includes premier front-line viewing, souvenir hat, entry into the VIP tent with free buffet lunch, wine, beer & soft drinks. Private restrooms and kids coloring activities are available.

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Flightline Viewing, Saturday, April 29, 2017 (9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.)
Adult (13+) is $39.00; Kids (4-12) are $12.00; kids 3 and under are free (advance purchase only, limited quantity available)

Flightline Viewing, Sunday, April 30, 2017 (9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.)
Adult (13+) is $39.00; Kids (4-12) are $12.00; kids 3 and under are free (advance purchase only, limited quantity available)

Flightline Viewing - Elevated viewing experience, includes private restrooms and beverages are available for sale

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Saturday Photo Tour Pass, Saturday, April 29
$75 (advance purchase by Friday, April 21, only; limited quantity available)


The Photo Tour is an opportunity for photographers to beat the crowds with exclusive early access and optimum positioning during the show—for a better photography experience of the Airshow.

  • Pass holders receive an escorted ramp tour of aircraft before gates open to the public. Sunrise Tour begins at 7:00 a.m. and ends at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday (no admittance for Sunrise Tour after 7:00 a.m.). Photographers must remain with escort at all times. (Photo Tour does not include backstage or hot ramp access—these areas are for performers and moving aircraft only.)
  • Exclusive “Photo Pit”: Pass holders will be able to enjoy their own exclusive tented area along the airshow crowd line and exclusive photography area at show center during the show. Lunch will be provided, as well as free water all day in the Photo Pit area (provided by Coke).
  • Photo Tour pass is valid one day only on the date specified. Pass includes admission to that day's show only and access to the Photo Pit. Photo Tour admission is for pass holders only (no family or additional guests).
  • When purchased online, ticket printout serves as entry to Photo Tour and parking area.
  • Restrictions: No smoking allowed during Photo Tour. Children 12 & under are not permitted. No rain checks. No refunds. No exceptions.
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