What is the difference between an Air Fair and an Air Show?
An Air Show involves aerial demonstrators, whereas an Air Fair is simply a display of static aircraft. Due to the mountains north of the Airport, aerial demonstrations would be too dangerous to allow.
Can I fly into Big Bear Airport?
Yes, however check for NOTAMS. Please also check for any special instructions on AWOS 135.925. There will be an active temporary Air Traffic Control Tower the weekend of the Air Fair.
Will there be alcohol at the Airport?
No alcohol will be sold at the Airport, and no alcohol will be allowed to be brought in.
Are pets allowed?
Pets are not allowed. Only certified working dogs will be prohibited.
What is the weather like in August in Big Bear?
Temperatures can vary from mild to hot. We get frequent rain storms in August, so check the weather forecast before you come!
Will there be ATMs at the Airport?
Are cameras and video cameras allowed at the Big Bear Air Fair?
Yes, we absolutely encourage you to take pictures!
Is there handicap parking at the Airport?
Yes, there will be handicap; however, there is no official seating for persons with disabilities at this time.
May I leave and re-enter the Air Fair?
Can I bring an ice cooler to the Air Fair?
Are strollers and wagons permitted?
Is smoking allowed at the Air Fair?