This year, the 20th Annual Apple Valley Airshow and NAPA Auto Parts Car Show is taking place on Saturday, October 7, 2023, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Apple Valley Airport and will be featuring extreme aerobatics from legendary pilots, skydivers, warbirds and military fly-bys. Vintage planes, classic cars, and military vehicles will also be on display.
Along with the eyes-in-the-sky excitement, the STEM Expo tent will offer a true aviation learning experience for all ages to enjoy, where eventgoers can learn to fly a plane, build a plane or rocket, and test their flying skills in a flight simulator.
The event includes the NAPA Auto Parts “Show and Shine” Car Show, powered by Inglis Classics. Applications for the car show are now closed, but you can be a car judge by attending the event and voting in the People’s Choice Awards. Spectators are encouraged to stop by the NAPA® booth and pick up a form to vote for their favorite car. Awards are given for for the best vehicle, the best paint color and the best interior.
The event is open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Parking is free. Only cash will be accepted for ticket purchases: $10 for 12 years and older, $7 for military, and children under 11 are free. Visit applevalleyairshow.com/tickets for pre-sale purchase locations. Apple Valley Airport is located off Highway 18. Take Highway 18 to 21600 Corwin Rd. in Apple Valley.