FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Are Carry-In's Allowed? No, no outside food or drinks are allowed inside the grounds. We will have security checking bags.
Can I bring a lawn chair? Yes, you may bring chairs and blankets to sit in and watch the Airshow & fireworks!
What hotels are close? Please view our hotel page HERE. There are many local hotels close to the event.
Where and when does the shuttle run? The shuttle runs from the 400 Block, by the Grand Theater, to the Airport and back. It will run on Saturday, June 25th from 10:30 AM to 10:30 PM. We highly encourage people to use the shuttle as parking is limited at the event. CLICK HERE to view the shuttle bus map and stops!
Where can I park? Handicap Parking is available at Airport Park. There is also general parking available in lots near the Airport Terminal or on the neighborhood streets. Be prepared to walk a ways to the event if driving your car. There will be some golf cart shuttles offering rides into the event, but based on availability. We highly encourage you to take the free shuttle to the event.
Where is the Wausau Airport? The airport is at 725 Woods Place, off of Lakeview Drive which is connected to Grand Ave. You can use the Emerson Street or Elmwood Street entrance to get into the event.
Is there a cost to get in? Yes, there is a $5 entry fee per family OR free admission if you bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Neighbor's Place! There are costs for food, beverages, and most kid's games are free!
When are the fireworks? The fireworks are Friday and Saturday nights at dusk! (approximately 9:30 PM)
Can I ride in an Airplane? Most of our airplanes will not be offering rides to the public. To inquire about rides through the Wausau Airport in their Orange Stearman, contact them directly.
How do I participate in the Wing Competition? The Wing Competition will take place on Saturday from 11 AM to 2 PM. Various local vendors will be serving chicken wings, and you can buy a ticket to sample the vendors and vote for your favorite!
What happens if it rains? The event will continue if it rains.
What food is available? We will have 10 food vendors at the event, all serving a variety of food!
What times are the event? The event is Friday from 4 PM to 10 PM and Saturday from 11 AM to 10 PM.
Are there alcoholic beverages served? Yes! We will have a variety of beverages available. Everyone must show their ID to purchase alcoholic beverages. Upon confirmation of age, individuals will receive an “Over 21” wristband that must be worn while consuming alcohol on event grounds. Carry-ins are prohibited.
Is there an ATM on-site? Yes, there is an ATM. Some vendors also accept credit cards.
Are pets allowed? No. The crowds are very, very big at this event (30,000 people attend). Please leave fido at home.
Is smoking allowed? Smoking is not allowed inside the event grounds. You may smoke outside of the event gates only.
Can I bring my own food/drink? No, unfortunately no carry-ins are allowed.
If your question wasn't answered, contact us! firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to help. Inquiring the week of the event isn't a good idea as we are very busy running the event.