Things to Do

 

Friday Night Air Show

Friday night fireworks sponsored by:

 

Friday, November 3
5 - 10 p.m.

The Stuart Airshow kicks off the weekend’s festivities with a spectacular Friday Night Airshow with incredible nighttime aerobatics and fireworks display.  Food, beverage, and amusements rides are available for purchase at the event.


Dirty Flight Suit Party

Sponsored by:

 

Friday, November 3
5 - 10 p.m.

Live musical entertainment.

Concert sponsored by:

 

The Dirty Fight Suit Party adds a VIP element to the excitement of the Friday Night Air Show.  At this exclusive party, guests can mix and mingle with the pilots and performers of the Stuart Air Show as well as with our top sponsors and VIPs.  Dinner and drinks are included.  There are only a limited number of tickets available for the Dirty Flight Suit Party and they are available for sale online ONLY. Tickets will not be available at the gate.


WWII Battle Reenactment & Weapons Demonstration

NEW and First-Time-Ever performed at an American airshow!

Saturday, November 4
11:30 a.m.

Sunday, November 5
11:30 a.m.

 

Presented by the Road To Victory Military Museum, and with re-enactors travelling from all over the country to participate, this action-packed WWII Battle Reenactment includes authentic re-enactors in vintage uniforms and a WWII era military equipment, vehicles including a tank, and artillery. New in 2016 and very well received by fans and attendees was the WWII Round Canopy Paratroopers will jump into the reenactment with WWII aircraft flying overhead. The Road To Victory Military Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency is located in Stuart.  Its mission is to honor and pay tribute to all the brave men and women who have served and are presently serving our country in the Armed Forces. Learn more about the museum at www.rtvmm.com


Amusement Rides

Friday, November 3
5 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Saturday, November 4
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday, November 5
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

A variety of thrilling amusement rides are available for purchase Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Stuart Air Show!


 

Aircraft Rides

 

The Army Aviation Heritage Foundation – Sky Soldiers

COBRA ATTACK HELICOPTER
Check something off your "Bucket List" and ride on a Cobra Attack Helicopter! Flights are available on Saturday and Sunday between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. and throughout the day.

There are two available flight options:
· Standard: 6-7 minutes
· Extended: 13-14 minutes

Passenger Qualifications:
1. Physically able to ingress/egress aircraft under own ability without assistance.
2. Minimum age for flight 16 years old.
3. Weight limitations; Aircraft seatbelt must be able to fasten securely.
4. Mandatory passenger liability release.
5. No health restrictions for flight.
UH-1 HUEY HELICOPTER
Take a ride in one of the most recognizable and iconic helicopters in history the UH-1 Huey Helicopter. Flights are available on Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and throughout the day.

One flight option:
· 8-10 minutes.

Passenger Qualifications:
1. Physically able to ingress/egress aircraft under own ability without assistance.
2. Minimum age for flight 5 years old.
3. Maximum of 3 minors (5-10 years old) per flight.
4. Mandatory passenger liability release.
5. No health restrictions for flight.
6. Weight limitations; Aircraft seatbelt must be able to fasten securely.
7. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.
T-6 TEXAN

WARBIRD ADVENTURES
Have you ever wanted to fly like the ‘aces of yester-year in the T-6 TEXAN! Flights are available between 08:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Saturday and Sunday and after 4:00 p.m.

There are two 'instructional' flight options:
· Pattern only flight: 15 minutes
· Aerobatic flight: 20-30 minutes

Passenger Qualifications:
1. Physically able to ingress/egress aircraft under own ability without assistance.
2. Must be physically and mentally capable of accepting flight instruction.
3. Weight limitations: 254 lb maximum.
4. Mandatory passenger liability release.
5. No minimum age as long as height restriction is met.
6. Must be at least 4' tall.
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ROBINSON R44 HELICOPTER

Cloud Nine
Take to the skies to get a gorgeous view of Stuart and the airshow on a R-44 Robinson Helicopter. Rides are available between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday with other available times during the day.

One flight option:
· 5-7 minutes

Passenger Qualifications:
1. Physically able to ingress/egress aircraft under own ability without assistance.
2. Minors under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
3. Weight limitations: 250 lb per passenger maximum due to aircraft loading restrictions.
4. Mandatory passenger liability release.

Static Displays

Saturday, November 4
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday, November 5
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Dozens of static aircraft will be on display throughout the air show weekend.  Spectators will have the opportunity to see amazing aircraft of all different eras.

Note: Static displays will not be available on Friday, November 3 during the night show activities, or the Dirty Flight Suit Party due to safety concerns.

Kids Zone

Saturday, November 4
9 a.m. -5 p.m.

Sunday, November 5
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Thanks to the YMCA of the Treasure Coast many of the Kids Zone area will offer free crafts, activities as exciting displays to entertain and entertain kids. The Kids Zone area offers free crafts and activities as well as exciting displays and experiences to entertain and educate our youngest air show attendees!  Activities include face painting, letters to the troops, scavenger hunt, paint wall, bubbles, and many, many more!