TAMPA, Fla. - The MacDill Airfest kicks off this weekend, and our Sean Daly spent his Saturday morning getting a preview.
The show features aircraft demonstrations, parachute jumps by the United States Special Operations Command Parachute Team, and tours of various military planes. The Thunderbirds will perform each day at 2:30 p.m.
The MacDill Airfest runs from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Gates open at 8:00 a.m. Admission is free.
For more information about the Airfest, call (813) 828-SHOW or visit macdill-airfest.com .
To learn more about the Thunderbirds, visit their official website at thunderbirds.airforce.com .
Copyright 2011 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Plenty of sunshine with high humidity, but low chances for an afternoon shower or storm inland.