Duluth Airshow to host ‘Aviators & Autographs’ event
DULUTH, MN. (Northern News Now) - The Duluth Airshow is hosting a pre-party to gear up for the big show.
The Airshow is partnering with Downtown Duluth’s “Movies in the Park” to host “Aviators & Autographs.”
Before Minnesota’s largest airshow, the public is invited to attend the free event on Friday, July 14.
Guests will be able to participate in the festivities with meet-and-greet opportunities with airshow performers including members of the United States Navy Blue Angels.
Blue Angel #3 Lieutenant Amanda Lee will also be in attendance as she makes history as the first female demonstration pilot to ever fly with the world-renowned Blue Angels.
Lee is originally from Mounds View, MN, and lived in Duluth while attending UMD prior to joining the US Navy.
There will also be a small program that features introductions of all the air show performers in attendance.
In addition, the public will have a chance to meet and take selfies and get autographs with many of the air show performers which also includes “Maverick” who is a Tom Cruise impersonator from San Diego, California flying in for the weekend.
The fun will conclude with the screening of “Top Gun: Maverick” which is part of the “Movie in the Park” lineup.
“Aviators & Autographs” will be Friday, July 14 starting at 7 p.m. at Leif Erickson Park.
All of the activities are free to the public.
Organizers encourage guests to arrive early to secure parking and to get a good seat in the bowl for the “Autographs & Aviators” event and movie.
The Duluth Airshow will be on July 15 and July 16.
You can purchase your tickets here.
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