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Frequently Asked Questions

    • Where is the air show?
      Atlanta Motor Speedway – 1500 Tara Place, Hampton, GA 30228.  It is at the intersection of Highway 19 and 41
    • What are the hours of the event?
      Gates open each day at 10 am.  Flight performances on Saturday take place from 11:30 am to 3 pm; on Sunday, from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm.
    • What time does the Flight Line Skybox open?
      10:30 am each day.
    • Is re-entry allowed into the Atlanta Motor Speedway?
      Re-entry is allowed into Atlanta Motor Speedway. Please make sure to get your hand stamped upon exit for re-entry into Atlanta Motor Speedway.
    • Is tailgating permitted in Parking Lots for the Atlanta Air Show?
      Due to safety and security, tailgating or loitering of any kind in the parking lots is strictly prohibited. This will be STRICTLY ENFORCED.
    • Will the schedule be the same both days?
      Mostly. Performers are scheduled to perform both days unless noted otherwise on the Performer page.
    • Will any aircraft or helicopters be on display?
      Yes, some civilian performer aircraft and helicopters will be on display in the tri-oval infield prior to the start of the flight performances.
    • Do Flight Line Skybox tickets include parking?
      YES, each Flight Line Club Skybox ticket purchase includes a reserved parking permit for the VIP lot adjacent to the Gate 12 entrance.
    • Is there a special military discount?
      Yes, Active Duty/Reserve military and guard can save 50% at the gate with discounted military grandstand pricing of $15 for adults and $8 for children 7-12 on up to four tickets per service member. To qualify for the discount, please present your military or veteran ID at the ticket window.  In addition, active duty/reserve and guard attending in uniform will be admitted for free!  Thank you for your service and we hope to see you at the show!
    • What is not allowed into Atlanta Motor Speedway?
      Coolers, outside food and beverage, weapons of any kind, fireworks, drones, hoverboards, skateboards, strollers, canteens, camelbacks, tent structures, self-standing umbrellas and pets are all prohibited.  If you arrive to the front gate with these items, you will be directed by security to return them to your car or to discard them in a trash receptacle.
    • Can I bring a cooler with snacks and drinks to the show?
      NO, outside coolers and food/beverage are NOT allowed into Atlanta Motor Speedway. If a patron has special medical dietary restrictions, items will be allowed in reasonable quantities if accompanied by a doctor’s note. You will be asked to present your doctor’s note to security upon entry to the event.
    • Can I bring an umbrella?
      Personal, handheld umbrellas will be allowed into the event. Self standing umbrellas and tent structures are strictly prohibited due to safety.
    • Can I bring sunscreen?
      Sunscreen will be allowed into the air show and its use is highly recommended.
    • Are backpacks allowed?
      Backpacks are allowed and will be subject to security inspection upon entrance into the air show.
    • Are cameras and video recorders allowed?
      Yes, feel free to take as many photos/videos as you would like and share them with us on social media.
    • Are pets allowed entry to the show?
      Pets are not allowed into Atlanta Motor Speedway.  Service animals are permitted.
    • Is there going to be food & drink for purchase at the event?
      Various food & beverage items will be available inside the event site including beer, prices range from $2-$11.
    • Will food and beverage available for purchase be cash only? Will credit cards be accepted?
      Food and beverage vendors will accept both cash and credit.
    • I have a toddler, can I bring diapers and his/her food?
      Diapers will be allowed into the air show. Baby food, formula, breast milk, etc. are allowed in reasonable quantities. Please present your items for inspection upon entry into the event.
    • Is smoking/vaping allowed in the air show?
      NO, remember, we are at a stadium and smoking/vaping is not allowed anywhere on the grounds. There will be a designated smoking area just outside of the main gate.
    • How do I become a food vendor at the air show?
      Please reach out to Levy Restaurants at Atlanta Motor Speedway, they are the exclusive food and beverage company for the speedway.
    • Do you recommend ear protection for children?
      Yes, ear protection for small children is recommended.
    • How do I request media credentials?
      Please contact our Director of Public Relations, Chris Dirato at pr@air.show no later than 2 weeks prior to the show.  Only credentialed media are eligible for media credentials to the event.
    • Where is the entrance to the event and how do I get there?
      The entrance for all spectators is located at Gate 12 of Atlanta Motor Speedway.  For directions and parking info Click Here
    • Is handicap accessible parking available?
      Yes, and it is located near Gate 12 with golf cart transportation from the entrance gate up to the concourse level.
    • Where is Parking located?
      Parking is located on Atlanta Motor Speedway grounds and is FREE. There are 887 acres, and there is plenty of room for everyone who wants to park on our grounds to do so. Be aware that if you are being charged to park, you are not on Speedway property.
    • How much is Parking?
      Parking is FREE with the purchase of tickets
    • Is there motorcycle parking?
      Yes, upon your arrival, please tell parking attendants you would like to park on a hard surface and they will direct you there.
    • Is there RV parking?
      Yes, upon your arrival, please tell parking attendants you would like to park your RV in a surface paved lot.  If you are coming in an RV, we do have Premium View and Friends and Family Camping available for the show.
    • Can I ride my bicycle to the air show? If so, where can I park?
      Yes, you can ride your bicycle to the air show. You will be able to park and lock up your bicycle in all official air show parking lots.
    • Can bicycles be ridden into the air show?
      Bicycles are not allowed on air show grounds or inside the speedway.
    • Do you have any special provisions for the handicapped?
      All public areas of the air show are handicapped accessible. There are elevators available for access to the seats and Skybox areas.
    • Will wheelchairs or scooters available for rent at the event?
      Wheelchairs and scooters will not be available for rent, but you are more than welcome to bring your own.
    • Where is handicapped parking located?
      Handicapped parking is located in the surface lot near Gate 12 by the main entrance to the event.
    • What is included in the price of admission?
      Grandstand Seating gets you access to the event grounds from 10am-4pm to view the static displays and aerial performances. Preferred Seating gets you access to the Preferred Seating with chairback seating area and access to the event grounds from 10am – 4pm. Flight Line Club Skybox admission gets you access to the event grounds from 10am-5pm and access to the Flight Line Skybox (located inside of Club One) starting at 10:30am.
    • Can I bring my own chair into Atlanta Motor Speedway?
      Chairs are not allowed into Atlanta Motor Speedway, as seating is provided.
    • Can I bring a stadium seat/cushion?
      Yes. All stadium seats or seat cushions must be smaller than 18 inches wide.
    • Is there assigned seating in the Flight Line Skybox?
      Seating is not assigned in the Flight Line Club.  There will be enough seats for all ticket holders.
    • Will tickets be available at the gate on the day of the show?
      Flight Line Club VIP typically sells out in advance of the show.  General admission tickets will be available for purchase at the gate.
    • If I purchased tickets for Saturday and can’t make it, can I use them on Sunday instead?
      You cannot use your Saturday ticket for Sunday or vice versa. If you would like to change the date of your ticket, please just reach out to our box office by telephone at 877.766.8158 or email by Clicking Here. We are happy to issue you new tickets for the alternate date.
    • Can I present my tickets on my cell phone?
      You will be able to present your tickets for entry into the air show on your cell phone.
    • I purchased my tickets in advance, but have not received them, what do I do?
      Contact our box office by telephone at 877.766.8158 or email by Clicking Here. and they will be able to assist you.
    • I lost my tickets, what do I do?
      Contact our box office by telephone at 877.766.8158 or email by Clicking Here. and they will be able to assist you.
    • What is your rain policy?
      In the event of non-authorized intervention, weather or other causes beyond our control, the event may be terminated or suspended and tickets are non-refundable. If the event is cancelled in its entirety on Saturday due to weather, tickets will be honored on Sunday. If the event is cancelled in its entirety for the weekend due to weather, tickets will be refunded or honored at the 2019 event.

    • ATL Air Show says:

      Thanks for the feedback – we did talk with the Air Boss team about lowering the sound because of the loud echo across the stadium. We’ll definitely keep that in mind for tomorrow and future shows!

  1. Pam says:

    Are advanced reservations required for a Huey ride or can you make them in person? We plan on coming Sunday and would like to go up if possible. How much does it cost per person?

    • ATL Air Show says:

      Rides start at $85 for a Huey helicopter ride to $425 for a Cobra or B-25 Bomber. If they have availability on the day of the show, they may take reservations, but we recommend booking in advance if possible.

  2. Chad McCurley says:

    With Atlanta motor speedway announcing they will take in people evacuating from the hurricane. How will that impact the show Saturday and Sunday?

    • ATL Air Show says:

      Hopefully minimally – by that time, the forecast is looking pretty clear for the weekend. Obviously we will keep a close eye on the situation and let everyone know should anything change, but as of now, the show is still on with no issues.

  3. Melanie says:

    Last year you were allowed to bring in a bottle of unopened water to the event. Will you be able to do this again?

  4. beth says:

    What are the gate hours for premium turn one rv parking spots? What is the latest time can we arrive on Friday? Also are golf carts allowed in this area?

  5. Lt Col says:

    Im an air guard member and will be working on base the weekend of the show. My wife has a dependent ID, can she and my daughter get the military discount with her ID??

  6. Robin says:

    My husband is handicapped. Can I reserve a certain seat? If not, are there elevators available to get to the location we need?

    Thank you
    Robin Ledridge

    • ATL Air Show says:

      Hi Robin, there are elevators and ramps up into the stadium as well as handicap seating. The handicap seating is first-come, first-serve in the grandstand seating, but there’s plenty available for all our guests.

  7. George Thomas says:

    What are the gate hours for us to come/go in our motorhome if we purchased a Turn One Premium View campsite? Specifically, what is the latest time we can arrive on Friday with our motorhome? I think I saw that the gate opens at 12:00, is that correct?

    • ATL Air Show says:

      VIP Skybox is the only area that guarantees shade for the entire duration of the show. It all depends on the time of day and where the sun is. Your best chance for shade is the top row of general or preferred seating.

  8. Jessica Noblit says:

    Are campfires allowed? We have reserved a camping spot in the friends and family section. How are spits assigned, first come first serve?

    • ATL Air Show says:

      Hey Jessica, sorry for the delay in response – we were confirming the answers to your camping questions with the site. YES, campfires are allowed. The rules specifically state: “Campfires – Please remember all fires must be confined to a grill, firepit, or barrel. Fires should be attended at all times and put out completely when not in use.” You can arrive any time on Friday, and an attendant will be there to point you in the right direction to your spot. We look forward to having you as our guest!

    • ATL Air Show says:

      Sure, but you will need to adhere to TFR and NOTAMs in place. Please contact the airport you would like to fly into directly.

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