Thunder on the Buffalo Waterfront airshow to be held in June

The Thunder on the Buffalo Waterfront is coming this Father’s Working day weekend. BUFFALO, N.Y.

The Thunder on the Buffalo Waterfront is coming this Father’s Working day weekend.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A favored WNY attraction is transferring to the Buffalo waterfront. 

The Thunder on the Buffalo Waterfront is coming June 19  and June 20 from 12pm-4pm. 

The idea to shift the airshow to the waterfront came after the Thunder of Niagara was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

“New Yorkers have carried out unbelievable perform in the combat against COVID and as the state’s positivity rate carries on to drop, we’ve been ready resume several of the gatherings that New Yorkers glance forward to every single yr,” New York Governor Andrew Cuomo explained. “The Thunder on the Buffalo Waterfront Air Demonstrate is no exception. This beloved function will provide as a phenomenal welcome back for Western New Yorkers and people alike, and we are practically nothing limited of thrilled that it is capable to resume in 2021.”

“As a longtime air exhibit director, I am happy to associate with ECHDC and the Buffalo Waterfront group to bring the initially ever air show to downtown Buffalo more than Lake Erie,” reported Ben Canetti, Air Display Director.  “The COVID-19 pandemic has prevented military services bases from hosting air reveals, which has specified us the one of a kind chance to carry this years’ clearly show from the Niagara Falls Air Drive Foundation to the Buffalo Waterfront. Listed here we are equipped to capitalize on a greater place and give a protected and socially distanced substantial-run function.”

The Blue Angels will be portion of the clearly show, and since it is a new location in WNY, we can hope to see them perform apply flights in excess of Lake Erie throughout the 7 days foremost up to the air present. 

If you want to show up at the event, you should invest in a ticket in advance.  There will be 3 optiojns to pick out from in accordance to COVID-19 basic safety protocols. 

•    VIP – Features reserved outside seating, a chalet to escape the sunlight, catered lunch, unrestricted beverages, private VIP restrooms, reserved parking space, and an remarkable perspective of the function.  VIP tickets must be bought in blocks of two or 4 in observation of Erie County and NYS COVID-19 rules.  

•    VIP High quality – Features all the facilities of a VIP ticket, but also incorporates prime seating right alongside the drinking water with the very best views.  VIP High quality tickets must be purchased in blocks of two or four in observation of Erie County and NYS COVID-19 guidelines.  

•    General Admission – Auto – Travel-in tickets will make it possible for the attendee a parking spot and house upcoming to their vehicle to watch the display. General admission vehicle tickets enable for up to 5 individuals per vehicle.  An “XL Motor vehicle” ticket will be available for greater autos, allowing for up to eight travellers.  Campers, RV’s, buses, journey trailers and all other outsized automobiles, 80″ or taller, are not permitted.  

Tickets will go on sale on Friday, Could 14 at 10 a.m. For far more info on the display, or to obtain tickets: at?v=KFOJ4tFjumM