Bowman Field Air Show

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The much anticipated Bowman Air Show took place Saturday and Sunday, October 5th and 6th at historic owman Field.

The event has expanded exponentially since its inception . Take a look at the offerings for this year:


New for 2019: BowmanFest IPA “5K on the Runway” Race

  • 30 + Military and Civilian Airplanes
  • Aircraft flyovers and air show maneuvers
  • Vintage cars, motorcycles and military vehicles 
  • C-130 Hercules – One of the largest aircraft to ever land at Bowman Field.  E
  • Military re-enactors and encampment 
  • Historic military and aviation exhibits 
  • FLIGHTLINE:  Rides available for purchase in advance and onsite:
    • B17 Flying Fortress “Ye Olde Pub”
    • B-25 Mitchell
    • TBM Avenger
    • Classic Waco Biplane
    • WWII Beechcraft C-45
    • Helicopters 
    • Discovery flights in Cessna 172’s and modern helicopters
  • Four Roses Bourbon tastings and Educational Sessions, Craft Beer, and Food Trucks
  • LIVE Music including Ladies for Liberty and educational speakers throughout the weekend
  • NEW for 2019: The Bowman Bouncy Field, with an acre of inflatables and the Mighty Titans® Adventure Run available for kids
    • Local aviation group exhibits
    • History of Bowman Field  by Charles Arrington 
    • Boomin’ on Bowman free concert: Live music on the airfield Saturday night ($5 parking charge per car)
  • Food Trucks, Craft Beer and Four Roses Bourbon 
  • Local vendors and veteran groups

If you missed it this year mark your new calendars for next fall. It ia great fun and highly educational for the kids. Check this link for more information: https://www.bowmanaviationfest.com/ 

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