Show Info

Gates Open To Public 8:30AM

Main Gates close for admissions at 5:00PM after this the only gate available for entry/exit is between the museum main hangar and office.  Buses service ends at 11:00PM Friday and Saturday.

Main Event Parking

Follow the posted signs on US 222/ RT 183 – Reading Airport Exit

Main Event Parking is at the Reading Fairgrounds

1216 Hilltop Rd, Leesport Pa 19533

Bus Shuttle Service starts a 7:00am

Event Signs and Marshalers will be on site to assist traffic

Bus Shuttle Service All 3 Days, Shuttle stops are marked with a flag and sign

Secondary Parking

Various lots around Reading Regional Airport as marked “P”

Event Signs and Marshalers will be on site to assist with parking.

Secondary Parking Lots, are used on an, as needed basis, Shuttle Service (as required, when lots are in use), Shuttle stops are marked with a flag and sign.

Handicap Parking

There is a designated lot for handicapped parking. Follow signs for handicap parking, located near the museum itself. If you do not have a license plate, have your handicap sign visible. Mobility scooters are available for rental on site.

Ride Share Pickup/Drop Off

Flying To The Show

Plan on arriving to the airport before the flying portion of the show and staying until the end of the flying portion of the show, (typically 12-4pm), check NOTAMS. You will be parked in transient parking, behind the control tower. A shuttle will then take you to the show. There is no camping on airport with your plane, however a short flight away is 08N, Keller Bros Airport, that allows camping. 

Friday and Saturday Dinner

Dinner tickets are available for Friday (Pulled Pork) and Saturday (Chicken). Purchase in the online store or in person at the museum office. Advance sales only, $16.00. Dinner is served between 5:00PM and 6:30PM in the museum pavilion outside the main hangar. 

Do’s and Don’t’s

  • All persons and parcels are subject to search
  • Do consult the show map, there are several shade tents available
  • No Coolers (small cooler bags are allowed)/ Do bring a bottled water
  • No Tents
  • No Alcohol/ Do drink plenty of water
  • No Firearms or Weapons of any kind
  • No Personal Motorized Vehicles/ Do use your traditional handicapped scooter (scooters available for rental with Scooter Time Rentals )
  • No Drones, Quad Copters, or other similar flying objects
  • No Touching or Climbing on Aircraft or Vehicles, or Displays/ Do ask owner permission first
  • NO SMOKING (there is a designated smoking area at the main hangar, outside the glass doors)
  • No Pets (Guide Dogs and service animals are welcome, all other animals are prohibited)

Event Schedule

Times and activities are subject to change and not all show activities are listed. For a complete list of show events and times, please purchase a copy of ‘WAR NEWS’ at the gate.