Premium Seating Options Available, Vehicle Pass Requirement

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. (Feb. 26, 2024) — Beginning today, premium seating options are on sale for the 2024 MCAS Cherry Point Air Show, May 11-12, 2024, for those wanting to boost the overall enjoyment of the event. General admission and parking are free. Planners are requiring all vehicles have a vehicle pass to access the installation for the spectacular affair. 

Prospective show attendees are required to log on to the Cherry Point Air Show site to register and download the pass for entry into the installation for the air show. Passes are nontransferable and should be used with the vehicle for which it is registered.

Various premium seating options for individuals and groups are available in the categories of bleacher seats, boxes, and chalets, ranging from $20 to $300. Some options include any or all amenities such as premium parking, lunch, snacks, beverages, shaded seating, semi-private restroom access, reserved seating, and first-rate viewing perspectives. Premium seating can be purchase online at

[Note: Premium seating is in high demand, so don't miss the opportunity to purchase now.]

The air show is a joint community appreciation and outreach event hosted by MCAS Cherry Point and 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, biennially. The show grounds span the length of the MCAS Cherry Point flight line, and the show draws thousands over the course of two days.