World Class Performers

The aviation roundup is a premier airshow produced by Douglas County and hosted at the Minden-Tahoe Airport in Minden, Nevada. The airshow is a bi-annual event and features excellent airshow performers and military jet demonstration teams. Historically, the Aviation Roundup has hosted both the United States Navy Blue Angles and Air Force Thunderbirds.

Aircraft Displays

The Aviation Roundup celebrates aviation with static displays of modern and historical aircraft. Ranging from military aircraft to iconic classic and historical airplanes, the Aviation Roundup offers aviation enthusiast, families and friends the chance to become immersed in the world of aviation.

Industry and Local Vendors

Multiple industry and local vendors are onsite to exhibit the newest innovations and technologies available to the aviation  industry.

Freq. Asked Questions

TICKETING

Q:  Is each ticket only good for one day?

A:  Yes

Q:  Are VIP tickets also good for admission to the show?

A:  Yes

Q:  What food is included in the VIP Chalet?

A:  Hot Meal, snacks, and non-alcoholic drinks

Q:  Do I have to purchase a VIP ticket for my child under the age of 5?

A:  No

Q:  I purchased my ticket online. Do I need to print my ticket?

A:  Yes

Q:  I can’t print my tickets. Is there a will call booth at the show where I can pick them up?

A:  No

Q:  I purchased a General Admission ticket, but would like a VIP ticket instead. Can I exchange my GA ticket for a VIP ticket now?

A:  No, VIP tickets often sell out before the event

Q:  Can I leave then re-enter the airshow?

A:  Yes

 

Q:  Are there military discounts?

A:  No

Q:  What is the age range of a youth ticket?

A:  13-17 Years. Children 12 and younger are free.

Q:  Are all major credit cards accepted at the gate?

A:  Yes

Q:  Are there military discounts?

A:  No

WEATHER 

Q:  What happens if it rains?

A:  Tickets are non-refundable

VOLUNTEERING

Q:  Are there any opportunities for my organization to volunteer?

A:  Yes, please visit the volunteer page of the website

MEDIA

Q:  How do I get Press or Media Credentials?

A:  Must have an affiliation with a news outlet or other press

VENDOR

Q:  I would like to be a food or merchandise vendor. Who do I contact?

A:  See the vendors page of the website

ADMISSION / PARKING

Q:  What time do the gates open?

A:  9 AM

Q:  How much is parking?

A:  Free

Q:  What is the process for the free shuttle service to and from the VIP area?

A:  Golf carts run all day to and from the VIP parking lot

Q:  Is the parking lot far from the show grounds?

A:  The major GA parking lot is located approximately 3/4mi away from the show and a bus shuttle service is offered.

Q:  Can I park an RV in the parking lot?

A:  Yes, however it is not recommended

Q:  Is there handicap parking?

A:  Yes. It is located next to the airport terminal building but fills very quickly.

Q:  I purchased a VIP ticket, but I have a handicap sticker, where do I park?

A:  VIP parking has golf card shuttles.

Q:  Can I fly my personal plane to the airport before the airshow?

A:  Yes with limitations. Please email airshow@mindentahoeairport.com for more detailed information about fly-ins.

SEATING

Q:  Can I bring a lawn chair or blanket?

A:  Yes, this is encouraged

 

Q:  Does VIP seating include chairs?

A:  Yes, tables and chairs

Q:  Do you have any bleacher seating?

A:  No

AIRCRAFT AND ACTS

Q:  Is the show schedule the same for both Saturday and Sunday?

A:  Yes

Q:  Will there be aircraft rides available?

A:  Yes, rides can be purchased for a B17 and a P51 Mustang through the Erickson Collection at https://warbirdflights.online/

Q:  Can you give me a schedule of acts?

A:  A schedule will be posted on the website. The show begins at 12pm and ends at 4pm