Thank you for joining us at The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow!
Use these links to learn more about The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow.
We encourage all guests to arrive early (Parking opens at 10:00 a.m.) to allow time to enjoy Fan Fair Displays and the FREE Carnival ahead of the show.
The show will start promptly at 1:00 p.m.
Thank you for joining us at The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow!
10:00 a.m. – Parking Lots Open
11:00 a.m. – Gates and Fan Fair Open
1:00 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies
The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow:
Run of Show
-USAF F-22 Demonstration
-USAF Heritage Flight (F-22 & P-51)
-Rick Volker SU-26M Aerobatic Demonstration
-USCG MH-65 Search & Rescue
-Vampire Airshows DH-115 Demonstration
-Rob Holland MXS Aerobatics Demonstration
-USN Blue Angels Demonstration
*All times and demonstration order tentative and subject to change without notice. The show will run about 2- 2 1/2 hours. Exact run time may vary.
U.S. NAVY BLUE ANGELS
The Blue Angels is a flight demonstration squadron of the United States Navy. Formed in 1946, the unit is the second oldest formal aerobatic team in the world. Flying Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornets, the mission of the Blue Angels is to showcase the teamwork and professionalism of the United States Navy and Marine Corps by inspiring a culture of excellence and service to country through flight demonstrations and community outreach. Since 1946, the Blue Angels have performed for more than 500 million fans. For more information about the Blue Angels visit www.blueangels.navy.mil.
VIdeo Preview with the U.s. NAVY Blue Angels
F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team
The Air Combat Command F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team performs precision aerial maneuvers to demonstrate the unique capabilities of the world’s premier fifth-generation air dominance fighter aircraft.
Vampire Airshows mission and our Airshow is about the merging of Entertainment and Education. The Vampire is unique to the Airshow circuit and brings Speed, Noise, Jet Warbird Aerobatics, and a profile that grabs the audiences attention. In the process, while Jerry “Vlad” Conley flys the aircraft his banter with the announcer draws the crowds into learning about the aircraft. The aircraft is fully aerobatic performing rolls, Cuban eights, Shark tooths, inverted flight, high speed passes, and all with a killer smoke system. The Vampire, being the Beginning of ALL modern jet aviation, is truely inspiring to watch fly. Learn More.
Rob Holland – Ultimate Airshows
Based on the popular MXS, the MXS-RH is a one-of-a-kind, all carbon-fiber masterpiece. This single seat, competition and airshow – ready aircraft is designed and built by MX Aircraft in North Carolina, and incorporates design modifications suggested by Rob himself. Powering this aerobatic monster is a Lycoming engine producing 380 horsepower. Weighing in at a minimal 1200 pounds, this state-of-the-art aerobatic masterpiece boasts astonishing performance, is capable of pulling 16 positive and negative Gs, and rolls at nearly 500 degrees per second. In the skilled hands of a master like Rob Holland, the MXS-RH’s performance is “game-changing” and allows him to perform the innovated maneuvers unequalled on the airshow circuit. Learn More.
Rick Volker Airshows
Rick Volker chose Trig to equip his Sukhoi SU-26M aircraft – flown at airshows across North America and Canada. He demonstrates complete mastery of the aircraft’s flight envelope – pushing the boundaries of both low and high-speed flight in a tight display, that superbly shows off this remarkable aircraft. Learn More.
Fan Fair Displays & Vendors
Our Fan Fair area located behind our grandstand will open at 11:00 a.m. each day prior to the show. Fan Fair will feature numerous military displays and veteran resources, FREE carnival rides, and many other partner displays. A list of Fan Fair displays and vendors can be found below (Listed Alphabetically).
- Capital Vacations
- Caregivers America
- Carnival Rides (Free)
- Equines for Freedom
- Flightline America – Blue Angels Merchandise
- Jack Dowel Motorsports Racing Simulator
- K-9 Hero Haven
- Keystone Military Families
- Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital Kids Zone
- Lehigh Valley Sea Cadets
- Master’s Home Solutions
- Operation Touch of Home
- PA Dept of Military and Veteran Affairs
- PA National Guard
- PA National Guard Family Programs
- PA Wounded Warriors
- Pocono Organics
- Pocono Originals
- Pocono Raceway Fan Store – Pocono Raceway Merchandise
- Reserve Component Transition Association Advisor Program
- Sam’s Club
- Scranton Vet Center
- Soldiers Solutions
- Stock Car Racing Experience
- Stuart Tank Memorial Association
- Sundance Vacations
- Tag It Your Way!
- Tall Timber Tactical
- Tobyhanna Army Depot
- United States Border Patrol
- U.S. Air Force
- U.S. Army
- U.S. Marine Corps
- U.S. Navy
- U.S. Space Force
- U.S. Family Health Plan
- Vacation Village
- Valhalla Veterans Services
- Veterans Promise NEPA
Fan Information (FAQs)
How do I purchase tickets?
You may purchase tickets in advance online by clicking here or giving our ticket office a call at 1-800-722-3929. The ticket office hours are Monday-Friday from 9 am- 5 pm. Pocono Raceway is ADA accessible. Click here to learn about our Military, First Responders, Healthcare, and Student Benefit options.
What are the ticket prices?
Tickets in our 200 Level are $25 in advance, $35 at the gate for adults. Kids 12 & under are $10 in this section and $20 at the gate. Our 300 Level shaded seat tickets are $50 each for all ages(Sold Out). All seating is General Admission.
How do I purchase ADA Accessible Seating?
Pocono Raceway is ADA accessible and offers ADA Accessible Seating Options in the 200 Level of the Grandstand. To Purchase ADA Seating please click the links below.
If you have questions or require further assistance, please contact our Ticket Office on weekdays at 1-800-722-3929 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. or by emailing us at anytime at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Does my child/infant need a ticket?
Yes. Everyone regardless of age would need to have a ticket for entry. Kids under 12 are $10 in advance.
What time does the Air Show Start?
Parking Lots Open: 10:00 a.m.
Gates Open: 11:00 a.m.
Opening Ceremonies: 1:00 p.m.
Will there be displays or vendors?
Yes. our Fan Fair area will open at 11:00 a.m. each day prior to the show. A list of displays and vendors can be found above.
Directions – How do I get to Pocono Raceway?
For best directions please use Google Maps and type in Pocono Raceway. This will take you to Gate 7 (Hullman Road) which provides direct access to the parking lots.
If you are using Apple Maps or another GPS App, this may route you to our Infield Tunnel (Gate 1). This is not the entrance for the show. Please proceed to Gate 5 on Long Pond Road or Gate 7 which is located off of RT 115. Please follow directions of local law enforcement & parking staff when approaching the facility.
Main Office Physical Address:
1234 Long Pond Road
Long Pond PA, 18334
* Note this address will take you to our Main Office Building on Long Pond Road. This is not the entrance for the show. Please proceed to Gate 5 on Long Pond Road or Gate 7 which is located off of RT 115.
Important: Long Pond Road will be subject to delays and closures (Thursday, May 25 – Sunday, May 28) around and near the Raceway. Our best recommendation is to avoid Long Pond Road if you can and enter the facility from Rt 115 (Gate 7) on Saturday & Sunday. Long Pond Road will be closed for a period of time once the show begins. Please arrive early to avoid any delays or road closures. Parking opens at 10 am.
Where is parking?
Parking is located on Pocono Raceway property. The cost is $10 per car (Parking fee added to order upon checkout) Please enter through either Gate 5 (Andretti Road) or Gate 7 (Hullman Road) to park. Please Note: There is NO overnight parking or camping allowed. Parking lots will open at 10am. If you need to add-on parking or purchase for additional vehicles CLICK HERE.
Will I be able to watch the show from the parking lot.
No. All guests must purchase a ticket. Guests must watch the show from the grandstand and will not be permitted to stay in the parking lot during the show.
What lodging options are available in the area?
Click here to book a hotel room.
Is camping allowed?
No. Camping in the Infield or Pocono Raceway property will NOT be permitted during The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow event dates.
Are animals/pets allowed?
Animals are not permitted in Pocono Raceway’s parking lots, fan fair, midway and grandstand. Service animals are permitted to assist disabled guests. Pocono Raceway requests advanced notification of service animals, if possible.
Are cameras allowed?
Yes. Cameras are permitted. Out of respect for those seated around you, we kindly ask that your camera does not block the view of other spectators. Tripods are not allowed without prior permission. Professional photographers can request photography credentials/access by completing our contact us form in the tab below.
Are coolers/ outside food and beverages allowed?
No. Coolers and outside food or beverages will NOT be permitted through the gates. Except for one (1) sealed plastic water bottle per guest. (20oz max size)
Are bags/ backpacks allowed?
Yes. Maximum Size: 18”x18”. Bags/ Backpacks will not be permitted through the gates if they contain any prohibited items (Exceptions will be made for medical and life sustaining needs). All bags/backpacks will be subject to search upon entry.
Are strollers allowed?
Yes. Strollers will be permitted through the gate. Strollers are not permitted in the grandstand. We recommend bringing a lock to secure under the stands during the show. Wagons are not permitted.
Should I bring ear protection?
Yes. We recommend ear protection as some acts can be loud.
Will there be concessions?
Yes, Concessions will be available directly behind the grandstand in the Midway. Cash and Credit cards will be accepted. ATMs will also be available on property.
Sensory Inclusive Information:
Pocono Raceway is partnered with KultureCity to make the raceway a sensory inclusive motorsports facility.
Sensory sensitivities, or challenges with sensory regulation, are often experienced by individuals with autism, dementia, PTSD and other similar conditions. One of the major barriers for these individuals is sensitivity to over-stimulation and noise, which is an enormous part of a sporting venue like Pocono Raceway. Thanks to our partnership with KultureCity we are better prepared to assist guests with sensory sensitivities in having the most comfortable and accommodating experience possible. For more information include information on sensory rooms & bags CLICK HERE.
What is your inclement weather policy?
We do have a weather contingency plan in place. In the event of inclement weather, Pocono Raceway will communicate with ticket holders directly as well as on social media and our website.
What is not permitted through gate entry?
Pocono Raceway requests that guests leave non-essential items at home or in their vehicles.
Prohibited items include but are not limited to:
- Alcoholic beverages, controlled or unlawful substances and controlled substance paraphernalia.
- Weapons of any kind including but not limited to: firearms, knives, chains and spiked jewelry, pepper spray, or mace.
- Cans, bottles (glass or plastic) or coolers.
- Outside foods or beverages.
- Laser pointers and laser pens.
- Noisemakers, such as air horns, fireworks, frisbees, balls, and other projectiles.
- Animals that are not ADA defined service animals.
- Selfie sticks or telescopic devices.
- Hoverboards, segway’s, wagons, skateboards, drones, model aircraft.
- Any other item deemed unacceptable by the event or raceway management.
*This list is subject to change on an event by event basis without notice by Management
Please CLICK HERE to contact us about The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow.