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Your guide to the 2018 ShrinersFest and Air Show

Take a look at the entire schedule for the 2018 ShrinersFest & Air Show:

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Thursday, June 28

  • 9:00 am: Festival Opens | Riverfront
    • Food Vendors
    • Kid Zone
  • 3:30 pm: Veteran Stories | Hadi Stage
  • 4:00 pm: Carnival Rides | Riverfront
  • 4:00 pm: Four Freedoms Beer Garden | Four Freedoms
  • 5:00 pm: Main Street Beer Garden | Main & Riverside
  • 5:00 pm: ShrinersFest Opening Ceremonies | Four Freedoms
    • U.S. Army Golden Knights
  • 5:30 pm: Veteran of the Day | Hadi Stage
  • 5:30 pm: Sarah Werner & Patriotic Soul | Main Street Stage
  • 6:00 pm: Home Depot DIY Kids Workshop | Kids Zone
  • 6:00 pm: Miss ShrinersFest Interviews | Walnut & Riverside
  • 6:00 pm: Hadi Bierstube | Main Street Stage
  • 7:00 pm: ShrinersFest Talent Show (prelims) | Hadi Temple 2nd Floor
  • 7:00 pm – Midnight: Kari & Billy | Hadi Stage

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Friday, June 29

  • 9:00 am: Festival Opens | Riverfront
    • Food Vendors
    • Kids Zone
    • Special Ops Air Commando Experience
  • 12:00 pm: Four Freedoms Beer Garden | Four Freedoms
  • 1:00 pm: Air Show Rehearsal | Riverfront
  • 3:00 pm: Carnival Rides | Riverfront
  • 3:30 pm: Veteran Stories | Hadi Stage
  • 4:00 pm: Main Street Beer Garden | Main & Riverside
  • 5:00 pm & 7:00 pm: Ultimate Air Dogs | Cherry & Riverside
  • 5:30 pm: Veteran of the Day | Hadi Stage
  • 6:00 pm: ShrinersFest Talent Show (prelims) | Main Street Stage
  • 6:00 pm: Hadi Bierstube | Walnut & Riverside
  • 6:30 pm: Pilot’s Reception/Meet & Greet (ticket required) | Hadi Temple 2nd Floor
  • 7:00 pm – Midnight: MixTape – 80s Tribute Band | Hadi Stage

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Saturday, June 30

  • 7:00 am: Storybook 5K | Riverfront
  • 9:00 am: Festival Opens | Riverfront
    • Food Vendors
    • Kids Zone
    • Special Ops Air Commando Experience
  • 9:00 am: Rolling Thunder Exhibits | Pagoda
  • 10:00 am: Miss ShrinersFest Pageant | Main Street Stage
  • 11:00 am: Four Freedoms Beer Garden | Four Freedoms
  • 11:00 am: Main Street Beer Garden | Riverside & Mian
  • 11:30 am: Veteran Stories | Hadi Stage
  • 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, & 5:00 pm: Ultimate Air Dogs | Riverside & Cherry
  • 12:00 pm: Carnival Rides | Riverfront
  • 1:30 pm: Veteran of the Day | Hadi Stage
  • 1:30 pm: USS LST 325 Invasion Reenactment | Riverfront
  • 2:00 pm: Hadi Bierstube | Riverside & Walnut
  • 3:00 pm: 2018 ShrinersFest Air Show | Riverfront
    • Opening Ceremonies / National Anthem
    • Salute to Veterans
    • U.S. Army Golden Knights
    • U.S. Air Force T-38 Talons (2)
    • Nick Coleman Taylorcraft
    • Hometown Heroes Flight
    • Shorts Tucano Mk1
    • U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules
    • Ace Maker T-33 Shooting Star
    • Billy Werth Pitts Special
    • U.S. Air Force Enlistment Ceremony
    • U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon
    • U.S. Air Force Heritage Flight
    • Douglas A-1 Skyraider
    • Walkabout Tigers Aerobatic Team
    • U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier II
  • 6:00 pm: ShrinersFest Talent Show (finals) | Main Street Stage
  • 7:00 pm – Midnight: Freebird – Lynrd Skynyrd Tribute Band | Hadi Stage

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Sunday, July 1

  • 9:00 am: Festival Opens | Riverfront
    • Food Vendors
    • Kids Zone
    • Special Ops Air Commando Experience
  • 9:00 am: Church Service | Main Street Stage
  • 9:00 am: Rolling Thunder Exhibits | Pagoda
  • 10:00 am, 12:00 pm, & 1:00 pm: Ultimate Air Dogs | Cherry & Riverside
  • 11:00 am: Veteran Stories | Main Street Stage
  • 11:30 am: Carnival Rides | Riverfront
  • 12:00 pm: Four Freedoms Beer Garden | Four Freedoms
  • 12:00 pm: Main Street Beer Garden | Main & Riverside
  • 1:00 pm: Veteran of the Day | Main Street Stage
  • 1:00 pm: USS LST 325 Parade Pass | Riverfront
  • 1:30 pm: Veterans Thank You Banner Presentation | Main Street Stage
  • 2:00 pm: 2018 ShrinersFest Air Show | Riverfront
    • Opening Ceremonies / National Anthem
    • Salute to Veterans
    • U.S. Army Golden Knights
    • U.S. Air Force T-38 Talons (2)
    • Nick Coleman Taylorcraft
    • Hometown Heroes Flight
    • Shorts Tucano Mk1
    • U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules
    • Ace Maker T-33 Shooting Star
    • Billy Werth Pitts Special
    • U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon
    • U.S. Air Force Heritage Flight
    • Douglas A-1 Skyraider
    • Walkabout Tigers Aerobatic Team
    • U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier II
  • 5:00 pm: Festival Closes

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