Sun ‘n Fun - Event Details
Date: March 29 , 2011 to April 03, 2011
Times: Daily schedule varies.
Location: Lakeland Linder Regional Airport, Drane Field Road, Lakeland, Florida 33811
Admission: Special discount tickets available online for the Sun 'n Fun Air Show. Kids age 12 and under are free.
This 6 day event from March 27 to April 1 showcases 4,000 airplanes, 500 plus commercial exhibitors, 450 educational forums, and hands on workshops. There are daily shows with aerobatic performances by teams from around the world. Jet teams and WWII bombing reenactments take place while entertaining the crowds.
Airshow Performers at Sun and Fun
A few of the performers at Sun and Fun in Lakeland include:
- Navy Blue Angles
- AeroShell Team
- Team RV
- EAA Warbirds of America
- Trojan Horsemen
- Commemorative Air Force
- USAF Single Ship Demo
That is just a partial List.
Daily Airshows are from 3:00 to 5:30 pm Tuesday through Thursday and 2:00 to 5:30 pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
Fly In Procedures
If you plan to fly in for the event, it’s important to follow procedures which are available online.
Driving Directions - Sun n’ Fun Air Show
I-4 East - Exit 22 South. Continue South on Park Rd. At third light, turn East (left) on Coronet Rd. Follow Coronet, turn East (left) on Medulla Rd. At the light turn South (right) on County Line Rd. and then East (left) on W. Pipkin Rd. and proceed to the Public Parking Area.
I-4 East / West - Exit 25. Proceed South on County Line Road and turn East (left) on West Pipkin Rd. and proceed to the Public Parking Area.
I-4 East / West - Exit 27 Polk County Parkway - Hwy 570 East (Toll - 50 cents). Exit South (right) onto Waring Rd. exit. Continue South on Waring Rd. to stop sign. Turn West (right) on S. Medulla Rd. Turn West (right) again on W. Pipkin Rd. Pass GEICO and proceed to the Public Parking Area.
I-4 East/ West - Exit 41 Polk County Parkway - Hwy 570 West (Toll - $3.00). Take Waring Rd. exit and turn South (left) at the light. Continue South on Waring Rd. to stop sign. Turn West (right) on S. Medulla Rd. Turn West (right) again on W. Pipkin Rd. Pass GEICO. and proceed to the Public Parking Area.
State Road 60 East / West. North on County Line Rd. - East (right) on W. Pipkin Road and proceed to the Public Parking Area.