Milwaukee Air & Water Show

July, 2018

Thunderbirds return

to Milwaukee for Air & Water show

Milwaukee’s Air & Water Show returns to the lakefront July 21 and 22,

headlined by precision flying by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and the first appearance in the show of F-15 Strike Eagle fighters.

     Presented by WaterStone Bank, the show is scheduled for 10am-4pm each day. In addition to the Thunderbirds and F-15 Strike Eagle fighters, performers include two parachute teams, the Army's Golden Knights and the Navy’s Leapfrogs; the Navy’s F/A-18 demo team; the Navy’s P-8 Poseidon Patrol Aircraft; the Air Force’s A-10 Warthogs and the Firebirds Aerobatic Team.

     Water acts include Milwaukee daredevil Casey Swizzle’s Hydroflite demo and demos by the Milwaukee Fireboat and Coast Guard rescue helicopter.


   Land displays include the A-7D Corsair II Ghostrider cockpit display, the Kidz Fun Zone and the Air Force X-1 Mustang SuperCar.

   Three different ticket packages for reserved seating at the centerpoint of the show and reserved parking passes are available at

   Thousands of residents and visitors also will watch from various points on the lakefront and from buildings located at downtown Milwaukee’s east side.

 For info and to order tickets and reserved seating packages, visit