October 18-19, 2014

Rome, Georgia
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Schedule & Welcome

NOTE: Due to FAA, DOD & HLD Security Requirements; performer demonstration times may not be posted.  The daily Air Show & BBQ Classic schedule is as follows…all times, performers & schedules are subject to change without notice…


SATURDAY 

8:30am — Remote Public Parking Lots Open:  Rome-Braves Stadium; Armuchee High School; Northside Church 

9:30am — Remote Shuttle Bus Service Begins

9:00am — Airport Parking Lots Open (Advance Purchase)

10:00am — Air Show Entry Gates Open

10:00am-9:45pm — SNT BBQ Classic, Static Displays & Exhibitors

11:45am-12:00noon — Air Show Opening Ceremonies / Anthem / Flag Drops

12:00-4:30pm — Aerial Performances & Ground Demonstrations

3:15-3:45pm — Ft. Benning Silver Wings Demo & Parade of Military Veterans

SATURDAY EVENING

4:30-8:30pm — Smoke-n-Thunder Concert Series, BBQ Classic Competition, Hot Air Balloon Rides, Kids Zone, Exhibitors, International Foods & People’s Choice BBQ Tasting

8:30-8:45pm — “Ladies For Liberty” Patriotic Pre-Air Show Music

8:45-9:45pm — Night Air Show & Fireworks Grand Finale

10:00pm — Gates Close & Shuttle Bus Services Ends


SUNDAY

8:30am — Remote Public Parking Lots Open: Rome-Braves Stadium; Armuchee High School; Northside Church

9:30am — Remote Shuttle Bus Service Begins

9:00am — Airport Parking Lots Open (Advance Purchase)

10:00am — Air Show Entry Gates Open

10:00am-4:30pm — SNT BBQ Classic, Static Displays & Exhibitors

11:45am-12:00noon — Air Show Opening Ceremonies / Anthem / Flag Drops

12:00-4:30pm — Aerial Performances & Ground Demonstrations

4:30-6:00pm — SNT BBQ Classic Awards Ceremony

6:00pm — Gates Close & Shuttle Bus Services Ends


Welcome Attendees!

We are excited to bring together world-class performers, competitors and special guests from across our great nation to participate in the third annual 2014 Wings Over North Georgia Air Show, Smoke-n-Thunder BBQ Classic and General Aviation Fly-In.  On behalf of the Russell Regional Airport, Floyd County and City of Rome; JLC AirShow Management is honored to be your official host.

After a successful inaugural 2012 event featuring the Canadian Forces Snowbirds and again in 2013 with the Black Diamond Jet Team; it’s our pleasure to welcome an outstanding 2014 line-up of world-class performers & competitors headlining the USAF THUNDERBIRDS & GEICO SKYTPERS Flight Demonstration Teams. Air Shows and BBQ competitions are excellent community events where the performers and competitors can directly interact with the guests, community organizations, businesses and sponsors while promoting a feeling of pride through partnerships within the community.  Such an endeavor this large requires a total team effort and that is why building partnerships is such a critical component for this event to be successful.

As each of you enjoy these new relationships and participate in the 2014 Wings Over North Georgia airshow & BBQ Classic weekend, it is important for everyone to have fun; but keeping safety at the forefront as we highlight all these professional talents and host the tens of thousands of attending guests.

We have assembled a top-notch staff of professionals and volunteers to execute this community event.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask any of our knowledgeable personnel for assistance.  Please remember to recognize and thank our volunteers, sponsors and community supporters who stepped-up to make this Air Show and BBQ Classic a reality.  You can keep up to date by following the current show news updates that are posted on both our facebook and twitter accounts along with the web site email news letters. 

We look forward to seeing each of you in action at this year’s event.  Based on all the great preparation and planning, we are confident the 2014 Wings Over North Georgia Air Show & BBQ Classic will continue to grow and remain the number one economic impact family event in Rome-Floyd County & North Georgia!

                                    Warmest Regards,  

                                                                                                                             JOHN L. COWMAN, President
                                                                                                                             JLC AirShow Management, LLC
                                                                                                                             Wings Over North Georgia, LLC