14TH ANNUAL WILD WEST AIR FEST – SEE THE VERY BEST PILOTS IN THE WEST
Labor Day Weekend in Steamboat Springs, Colorado is packed with entertainment for the whole family.
The Wild West Air Fest features nationally renowned performers providing edge of your seat excitement as they perform thrilling aerobatics and formation flying. Don’t miss the nonstop, action-packed performances in the extended air show this year.
WWII Navy Torpedo Bomber TBM-3 Avenger performing a bombing simulation
Rocky Mountain Renegades with their 9 ship formation team
National Performer, Barry Hancock, in his WWII T-6
New! Mark Johnson in his Russian Provost Jet
Air show pilots Ken Fardie & Todd McLaughlin with their Trojan T-28 Warbirds
International aerobatics champion Dagmar Kress
Dream Big Entertainment – Be a fighter pilot! Dress in a flight suit and helmet and sit in a real fighter jet cockpit and get your picture taken.
Get to the event early to join Astronaut Steve Swanson for a meet and greet
You can be part of the Wild West Air Fest and fly in these amazing aircrafts. Plane rides are available on a first-come, first-served basis with reservations and payments made directly with the pilots. Rides will be available Saturday during the event and the following Sunday after the event. Some rides are able to be reserved online and others need to be made on site so arrive early.
$375 for 20 minute ride
Reserve online today.
Caf 1943 Navy Twin Beech 18
$150 for co-pilot seat
$99 for others
Reserve made on site.
CAF J-3 Cub
$100 per person
Reservations made on site
10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Autographs and Meet and Greet with Astronaut Steve Swanson
11 a.m. Opening Ceremonies: Steamboat Springs CAP Color Guard, RE/MAX Skydiving Team and National Anthem
11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Aerobatics performed by the Rocky Mountain Renegades and other pilots
5:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m. Yampa Valley Crane Festival, various locations
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Farmers Market, downtown Steamboat
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Downtown Sidewalk Sale, downtown Steamboat
**No parking at the event site. Parking available at the Stockbridge Transit Center (1505 Lincoln Ave.) and The Routt County Combined Court (1955 Shield Dr.), with city buses running to and from the event. Dogs will not be permitted on buses or at the event.**