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Shrinersfest Announces 2017 Air Show Line Up

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The annual Shrinersfest is set for June 22nd through 25th along the Evansville riverfront, and once again, the highlight of the event will be the air show which this year will feature nine different acts!

Organizers of the festival announced the lineup through their official Twitter account on Wednesday.

Taking place on Saturday, June 24th and Sunday, June 25th, the two-hour show will feature the Devhavilland Vampire Jet, the Lima Lima Flying Team (pictured at the top of the page), the U.S. Air Force t-38 Talons, the North American T-6 Texan, Aerobatic pilots Michael Vaknin, Nathan Hammond, and Lt. Colonel Nick Coleman, as well as wingwalker Ashley Shelton, and the Paradigm Aerobatic Team.

Check out the video below for a sneak peek at what to expect!

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Buttons for the 2017 Shrinersfest are available now for $7.00 in advance from any Hadi Shriner, or anyone of the following locations:

  • Buehler’s IGA
  • Old National Bank
  • Hadi Shrine Temple
  • Evansville Teachers Federal Credit Union
  • American Legion Kapperman Post (Newburgh)
  • Rick’s 718 Bar & Grill
  • Torres Insurance Agency

Buttons can also be purchased online in advance through the Shrinersfest website, and will be available at all entry gates along Riverside Drive during the event for $10 each. Kids 12 & under will be admitted for free.

For more information on the air show, visit the Shrinersfest website.

[Source: Shrinersfest via Twitter]

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