Barksdale Air Show

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May 6, 2017 to May 7, 2017
 Barksdale Air Show
Time: Gates Open: 9am
 WHAT IS THE BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE SHOW: Held for the first time in 1933, the Barksdale Air Force Base Air Show is a full-weekend spectacular featuring displays of latest as well as historical military and civilian aircraft and other performers.

MISSION: Barksdale Air Force Base Air Show serves to enhance the public awareness of Air Force capabilities and preparedness and allows Shreveport-Bossier City to showcase the Louisiana home of the B-52, grant access to tour the military installation, view military and aerobatic performers, and support the recruiting arm of our armed forces.

ORGANIZERS: The Air show is organized and hosted by the 2nd Bomb Wing Barksdale Air Force Base with the support of the Military Affairs Council, Shreveport, LA.

Practical information:

  • Date: Saturday, May 6 and Sunday, May 7
  • Venue: Barksdale Air Force Base
  • Show Time: 11am; Gates open at 9am
  • Admission: Free
  • Parking: Free; On-base parking will be made available for visitors entering the North (Bossier) and West (Shreveport) gates. All vehicles will be directed to the flight line parking area.


Venue:  Barksdale Air Force Base
Address: 88 Shreveport Rd,  Bossier City, LA
Admission Cost:  Free
Phone:  318-456-6955
Web:  Web Site