California Capital Airshow 2018

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This morning while swimming laps, I found it pretty amazing to do more time doing backstroke, while watching the world famous USAF Thunderbirds working their magic in the blue skies above. For those interested in aviation marvels, today kicks off the California Capital Air at nearby Mather Air Field.

The California Capital Airshow runs Friday, September 21st, Saturday September 22nd and Sunday September 23rd.

For those in the Greater Sacramento Region, this evening’s performance will celebrate 100 years of Mather Airport, with the “Airshow After Dark” performance!

Gates will open this evening (Friday, September 21st) at 5:00 pm, with flying performances beginning at 6:30 pm.

For more information about the show, performances and tickets, you can visit:



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Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents
Lyon Real Estate - Sacramento, CA
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I saw a video somewhere of the planes flying within inches of each other and barely wavering. I cannot believe my own eyes, Myrl, but I know it is real. Can I see the airshow from standing in my back yard in Land Park?

Sep 21, 2018 05:33 PM #1
Liz and Bill Spear
RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305 - Mason, OH
RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)

Love watching the Thunderbirds perform, but enjoy the Blue Angels even more.  #SlightlyBiased  #GoNavy!!  Bill

Sep 21, 2018 05:52 PM #2
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
RE/MAX Northwest. - Tacoma, WA
Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!

As a child, my father use to take me to air shows whenever there was one nearby Myrl Jeffcoat 

Sep 21, 2018 07:02 PM #3
Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

We just had a great air show here Myrl Jeffcoat at the Minot Air Force Base but there was no place I know of to watch it while doing the backstroke. 

Sep 21, 2018 07:44 PM #4
Sharon & Bruce Walter
Keller Williams Realty Lafayette, IN - Lafayette, IN
West Lafayette homes for sale

Myrl, what a way to watch The Thunderbirds while backstroking!!!!  Hope you get out there and get some pics for us!  Those airshow planes are a real marvel and the pilots who fly them are incredible!!!

Sep 21, 2018 08:19 PM #5
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

This is timely information to share with area residents and visitors.

Sep 22, 2018 04:24 AM #6
Chris Ann Cleland
Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA - Bristow, VA
Associate Broker, Bristow, VA

What a great event for residents of Sacramento.  Air shows are amazing to watch.

Sep 22, 2018 09:30 AM #7
Sheri Sperry - MCNE®
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Sedona, AZ
(928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®

Hi Myrl Jeffcoat - This should be some show at Mather Airport.  Anytime you can get the chance to see the Thunderbirds perform - you should take that opportunity. 

Sep 22, 2018 12:32 PM #8
Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®
Vision Quest Realty - Lewisburg, WV
Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate

Myrl, I would love to see this air show... this would really be awesome to see in person.

Sep 23, 2018 05:55 AM #9
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