August 15, 2015 - August 16, 2015
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Any trip to Chicago in August must include the 57th Annual Chicago Air & Water Show at North Avenue Beach! Two million people makes this can't-miss spectacle the largest show of its kind in the country. Best of all, admission to the event is free!
Strong in tradition and one of the largest free admission events of its kind, the show headliners include the U.S. Navy Blue Angels and the U.S. Army Parachute Team Golden Knights and U.S. Navy Parachute Team Leap Frogs. NEW for 2015, the Breitling Jet Team will perform in Chicago for the first time during their debut tour of the United States.
The popular lakefront event features a wide variety of military and civilian aerial demonstration teams with daredevil pilots performing their stunts in the skies above Chicago. Returning acts confirmed for 2015 include: