2023 Yuma Airshow

Saturday, March 11, 2023

Event Information

Yuma Airshow 2023

The Yuma Airshow takes flight at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma on Saturday, March 11, 2023. The show will showcase military performances by USMC and USAF. Also, patrons can get up close and personal with some of our air crafts in the static display area. 


9:00am - Gates Open

10:30am to 1:00pm - Performances

  • National Anthem
  • 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Band Performance
  • USMC Mounted Color Guard
  • Military Free Fall School Skydiving Demo
  • Commanding Officer's Welcome & Baton/Honorary Air Boss Presentation
  • USMC Parade of Flight (CH-53E, F-35B, F/A-18C, KC-130J, MV-22B, UH-1Y)
  • Aftershock Jet Truck
  • USAF Swearing In Ceremony
  • USAF F-35A Demo & P-51D Heritage Flight
  • USMC MV-22B Demo
  • Aftershock Jet Truck
  • USMC F-35B Demo

2:00pm - End of Show

Gates to access the show will close at 12pm and no in-bound traffic will be admitted. Times are approximate and subject to change.

Preferred Seating and Parking Tickets

Want to elevate your experience? Preferred seating and parking options are available, including the best views of aerial performances, catered food & refreshments, shaded seating, and more.

All tickets sales are final. No refunds or exchanges.


Clear Bag Policy


  • Only clear bags are permitted on the flight line. 
  • One large clear bag is allowed per person. 
  • A one-gallon zip-top style bag, commercially purchased clear bag, or small clutch for personal items is permissible. 
  • Patrons can purchase clear bags for $5.00 at the air show. The bags will be available for sale at Free General Parking and outside event entrances.

Permitted Items 

  • Be prepared to show photo identification—Non-U.S. Citizens – official passport required (no photos).
  • You may carry keys, makeup, feminine products, comb, phone, wallet, credit cards, etc., in your pockets if you avoid putting them in a clear bag or clutch.
  • One large clear bag per person is allowed.
  • A one-gallon zip-top style bag, commercially purchased clear bag, or small clutch for personal items is permissible. 
  • Quickly searched large PVC vinyl clear bags.
  • Folding chairs.
  • Wagons and strollers.
  • Service animals.
  • Binoculars/cameras. Camera bags will be searched.
  • Diaper bags. Bag will be searched.
  • While coolers/ice chests are NOT permitted, an exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at a specified lane at each gate.

Prohibited Items

  • Standard size backpacks, large purses, totes, and other types of baggage other than bags conforming to the Clear Bag Policy will not be permitted.
  • Weapons of any kind (regardless of permit) include but are not limited to firearms, knives (including pocket knives and multi-tools), replica or toy weapons, pepper spray, mace, stun guns, and martial arts weapons.
  • Outside alcoholic beverages.
  • All smoking materials, including vape pens and lighters, will be confiscated at the flight line entry points.
  • Ice chests or coolers that are not medically required.
  • Pets, other than service animals.
  • Glass containers.
  • Bicycles, roller skates, roller blades (kick and electric), scooters, skateboards, or hoverboards.
  • Personal drones (quad or hexacopters).
  • Lasers or laser pointers.
  • Tents, pop-ups, canopies. 
  • Hand umbrellas are allowed but are NOT authorized in the Grandstands Seating area at any time.
  • Tailgating/BBQ.
  • Illicit narcotics, CBD, and marijuana are Federally banned.


Entry to the Yuma Airshow is always FREE. To attend the show, we recommend you download your FREE Parking Pass and receive airshow-related news and much more. Carpooling is encouraged as there will be no opportunities to walk on the base, ride-share, or park off the base.