Camp-out Friday: August 18, 2023

Campgrounds on the WEST side of Arlington Airport open on Friday; camping or aircraft ticket needed. Map & directions…

Camping gates open12:00 Noon. GREEN gate & aircraft arrivals - requires camping or aircraft ticket
Movie snack bar open5 PMBig screen movie area - requires camping or aircraft ticket
Movies start5 PMBig screen movie area - requires camping or aircraft ticket.
Camping gates closesApprox 9 PMGreen gate. There is a holding area outside the gate where you can park after this time.

SkyFest Saturday: August 19, 2023

Saturday Activities are on the WEST side of Arlington Airport.  Map & directions…

Camper gate opens9:00 AMGreen camper gate - open to campers only
Main gates open2 PMMain admission gates - GREEN, RED & BLUE
Food trucks open2 PMMain walkway
Car Show begins2 PMMain walkway
Camp Adams area opensApprox. 2 PMCamp Adams - military vehicles area
Beer Garden2PM - Closes 9:00 PMBy blue hangars on walkway by red lot
Kids play areaApprox. 2 PM - closes when airshow startsPlay area by drone cage
Shuttle service startsApprox. 2 PMStops all around the event. Ends at 6PM
Big screen movies2-7 PMBig movie screen by kids area and Drone Arena.
Shuttle service ends6:00 PM
AirshowApprox. 7:00 PMIn the Sky
Gates CloseApprox 8:00 PMALL GATES - gates will close about one hour after the main show begins. No entry via any gate after this time.
Balloon glowApprox. 8:30 PMMain Airshow Area
Drone showApprox .9:30PMIn the Sky
Show closeApprox. 10 PMAfter drone show completes

Take Flight Sunday: August 20, 2023

Sunday activities are on the EAST side of Arlington Airport by the Airport Office.    More info…

Arlington Airport Community Day10:00 AMAirlington Airport Office area - EAST side
Cross-airport Shuttle10AM to 4PM, approx. every 30 minutesCampground shuttle stop
West side SkyFest camping areas check-out time5 PM