Thunder Over the Blue Ridge
The Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport and the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle, will be bringing together an exciting variety of aerial demonstration teams including the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration squadron.
Parking lots open at 7:30 a.m.
Gates open at 9:00 a.m.
Directions The Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport is located off of Airport Road, approximately 3 miles south of Martinsburg, WV. From Washington / Baltimore take I- 270 (I-70) West to Frederick. Continue West on I-70 to the I-81 South exit at Hagerstown toward Roanoke.
Continue on I-81 19 miles to Exit 8 (Tabler Station Road). Head east toward Route 11 on Business Park Drive, follow the signs for air show parking. No RV parking is available.
For more information about Martinsburg and Berkeley County, please visit the Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce website.
Admission to Thunder Over the Blue Ridge Open House and Air Show is free, however a $10 per person donation to benefit the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle is encouraged. Friends of the Air Show tickets and VIP tickets, can be purchased for chalet seating. Click here for more information.
Preferred Hotel Accomodations
Holiday Inn Martinsburg
Air Show Safety
The following items are prohibited: All Coolers ( unless medically required) Backpacks, Camelbacks, Glass Containers, Narcotics, and Paraphernalia; Bikes, Segways, Roller Blades, Skates, and Skateboards; All Weapons (Including, but not limited to knives, firearms, explosives, bio/radiological substances) Concealed weapon permits holders will not be permitted to bring their weapons onto the base (off duty police officers are permitted to bring their weapons on base); Pets- except certified service animals; All Food; Political Activity; Signs of any kind.