Catch a stunning airshow near Calgary this weekend

Jul 25 2019, 5:25 pm

A sky-high display of daring and precision is coming to a Calgary suburb this weekend.

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds will be taking to the skies above the Springbank Airport for the Wings Over Springbank Airshow on July 27 and 28, and tickets are now available.

The airshow is set to feature the choreographed flights of the iconic Snowbirds alongside many other planes of all shapes and sizes, providing quite the spectacle for viewers down below.

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Wings Over Springbank Airshow

The event is expected to kick off at 12:30 pm, though gates open at 10 am sharp for eager attendees hoping to snag the best spots.

Flying will begin at 1 pm, snowbird autographs handed out at 4:15, and the entire programme will come to an end at 6 pm on both days.

Tickets are available starting at $30 for adults and $20 for children, seniors, and veterans.

Proceeds from the event will be going towards Wellspring Calgary, which offers programs and services for people living with cancer and the people who care for them.

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Wings Over Springbank Airshow

Wings Over Springbank Airshow 2019

When: Saturday, July 27 and Sunday, July 28, 2019
Time: Gates open at 10 am and close at 6 pm both days
Where: Springbank Airport — 175 MacLaurin Dr, Calgary
Tickets: Starting at $30 for adults, available online