Wings Over North Georgia

October 20-22, 2017

Rome, Georgia
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Air Show Info & FAQ

WONG_Logo_Work_5If after reviewing the information below, you have additional questions, please Contact Us directly at (706) 291-0030 for assistance.

Allowed Articles & Items

  • Small Coolers (medical purposes only)
  • Backpacks
  • Fanny Packs
  • Camel-backs
  • Purses
  • Camera Bags
  • Diaper Bags
  • Child Strollers
  • Portable Lawn Chairs
  • Personal Umbrellas & Blankets
  • Handicap Authorized Scooters Only

Prohibited Articles & Items

  • All coolers (hard or soft, unless medically required)
  • All food & beverages, open or closed (except baby formula)
  • Narcotics and Paraphernalia
  • Bikes, Roller Blades, Skates & Skateboards
  • Large Personal shade & pop-up tents
  • Service animals are admitted with hosts (No personal pets permitted)
  • Golf Carts, ATV’s, Skate Boards, Roller Blades
  • Weapons (including, but not limited to knives, firearms, explosives, bio/radiological substances)

Q: Where is the Airshow & BBQ Classic located?

A: The Wings Over North Georgia air show will be held on October 29-30, 2016 at the Russell Regional Airport, located at 304 Russell Field Road, Rome, Georgia 30165.

Q: How can I purchase tickets?

A: CLICK HERE or press the “BUY TICKETS” button above to purchase tickets. Advance ticket options are currently available online at discounted prices. Tickets will be available during the airshow at the entry gate ticket booths (Cash, MC, Visa, Discover & AMEX cards are accepted). Please Note: Discounted ticket options are available only through the online ticketing services.

Q: Are Tickets Refundable?

A: In the event of inclement weather, acts of god and/or public incidents; the current FAA and Public Safety Authority guidelines may require adjustments to the show & performer schedules including the possibility of postponement or cancellation. All scheduled performers, events & activities are subject to change without prior notice.  *This is an outdoor event, there are no rain checks or performer rain date options.  All sales are final, no Ticket Refunds available!

Q: What if it Rains?

A: Air Shows are outdoor events and subject to weather conditions.  If weather becomes a factor, there are three flying profiles normally available to get the show completed: High Show, Medium Show and Flat Show.  In the event of inclement weather & acts of god; FAA and Public Safety Authority guidelines may require adjustments to the daily show schedules including the possibility of postponement or cancellation.  Airshow rain dates are not an option!

Q: Where can I Park (Autos-Motorcycles-Buses)?

A: “Advance Only” Airport Parking is available for $20 per car or motorcycle (Sat) and $15 per car or *motorcycle (Sun). There are numerous remote public parking locations ($10 per car paid on site) which includes round trip shuttle bus services to the airport.  Bus reservations ($30 each) can be made by calling the airshow office at (706) 291-0030.  *Motorcycle parking is located in a reserved area on hard surface.  DUE TO FAA REGULATIONS & SECURITY CONCERNS THERE WILL BE NO TAILGATING IN THE AIRPORT PARKING AREAS!

Q: How does the remote location shuttle service operate?

A: The officially recognized Remote Parking Locations have dedicated shuttle bus service to and from the airport included in the remote parking lot fees.  These buses run continuously during the scheduled airshow hours of operation.

Q: Will there be Handicap Parking?

A: Yes. Designated Handicap Parking areas are available at the airport and remote parking locations. Only authorized handicap vehicles will be allowed to park in these limited available locations.

Q: Will there be Handicap Transportation services to/from the airport parking and shuttle bus drop-off locations?

A: Yes. There are limited bus services & golf cart limo services for the handicap guests only to/from the airport designated bus drop-off locations.  Personal motorized wheelchairs are authorized!

 Q: Where can I find a Schedule of Events?

A: The weekend activities & air show schedule is posted Here.

Q: What about Hotels in the local area?

A: There are numerous hotels in the Rome area to choose from in all price ranges. Click Here to see a list of some local links for lodging options.

Q: Are there any special activities for the Kids?

A: Yes!  There is a professional Kid’s Zone attraction located along the airshow entry ramp to include: inflatables, bungee jumps, climbing wall along with numerous other kid-friendly activities on the property.  There is a separate fee for these attarctions.  Kids individual tickets to include the daily armband pass (estimated $12-15 each) can be purchased on-site!

Q: Are Pets Allowed?

A: Pets are NOT allowed within the airshow venue grounds (Service Animals are admitted with hosts).  Authorized camping guests are allowed pets only in their assigned/authorized camping location/spot. Our camping guest must maintain total controls over all pets in the camping areas.

Q: Will Smoking Allowed?

A: Yes. Smoking will only be authorized in designated smoking areas only!  There is no smoking on the aircraft static dispay ramp due to large quanties of aircraft gas & jet fuel.

Q: Will there be Food and Beverages available for purchase at the show?

A: Yes. A huge variety of international food and beverage choices are available for purchase throughout the normal show hours.

 Q: Will there be ATM’s on site?

A: Yes. There are numerous ATM’s located throughout the airshow grounds. Most vendor take both cash & credit cards.

Q: Will there be Drinking Water available at the air show?

A: Yes. In addition to bottled water for purchase, there will be access to emergency public drinking water at the Floyd County EMS/First-Aid Stations, free of charge.

Q: Will there be Public Restrooms available?

A: Yes. Public Porta Potty’s (including handicap-accessible) and Wash-Stations will be available throughout the airshow grounds.

 Q: Can I take Pictures at the Airshow?

A: YES/Absolutely. Cameras & Video are highly suggested to record your family’s airshow experience. For those photographer buffs, you may want to choose the Photo Center Ticket weekend & daily pass (Advance on-line only).

Q: How can a Non-Profit Group volunteer to help at the air show?

A: Please review the Volunteer Page and fill out a volunteer request on-line.

 Q: How can I receive updates about performers, tickets and air show news?

A: Fans can receive updates and the latest information by joining our mailing list located on the official web site at the bottom of each page. You can also keep up with current information by liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter & Pinterest.