Anticipation for show takes off

2016-08-17 06:00
ONE of the drills that will be performed during the upcoming Bethlehem Air Show. Photos: Supplied

ONE of the drills that will be performed during the upcoming Bethlehem Air Show. Photos: Supplied

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BETHLEHEM. – The biggest Air Show in central South Africa is taking to the Dihlabeng Local Municipality’s sky on 26 August.

The gates will open at 07:00 while the show starts at 09:30 and ends at 17:00.

To attend this big event costs R20 for adults and R10 for children, while children younger than three years of age may enter for free. Tickets will be sold at the gate.

Thousands of visitors are expected to attend the event, not only to enjoy the aircraft in the air, but also all the events on the ground. They can be captivated by the majestic aerobatics and displays, while enjoying the rides, variety of stalls and more on offer.

A wide variety of exhibitions will be on offer, as well as food stalls and a beer garden.

This Air Show, started in 1999, has become one of the major air shows on the South African calendar.

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