California Capital Airshow | MATHER AIRPORT, SACRAMENTO

September 30 - October 2, 2022

featuring the United States Air Force F-22 Raptor

2022 CCA Public Tickets On Sale

Save up to 30% OFF* California Capital Airshow Tickets … WHILE DISCOUNT TICKETS REMAIN!

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LAST UPDATE: Monday, 08/01/2022 at 16:05h PT / (a!)

>>> Tickets are SELLING OUT quickly … and prices are increasing rapidly! <<<
< Saturday & Sunday Flight Line Club Tickets = SOLD OUT! >

< Saturday Capital Club Tickets = SOLD OUT! >
>>> Tickets are SELLING OUT quickly … and prices are increasing rapidly! <<<

See Some of the BEST PILOTS in the World … Flying for YOU!

This year’s massive aviation festival will host a multi-national salute commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the United States Air Force. Attendees will experience the world’s most talented pilots and capable aircraft including the long-awaited return of the fierce F-22 Raptor, exhilarating military jet performances, exciting displays, interactive exhibits to inspire the next generation unlike we’ve ever experienced before.

Ticket Quantities Still Significantly Reduced for 2022!

Please note: 2022 ticket quantities have been significantly reduced (by almost half) to provide ample space for all of our attendees. As a result, tickets are expected to sell out quickly. All tickets offer a great view of all the airshow action. Be sure to secure your spot before tickets sell out!

Tickets are only available for purchase online (via an Internet-connected mobile device or computer) – there will be NO on-site ticket sales. 

If You Have ANY Ticket Purchase Issues or Did NOT Receive Your Purchase Confirmation …

If you have any issues with your ticket purchase, please contact our ticket service provider EventSprout using their online support form: EventSprout Ticket Support. If you don’t receive your ticket confirmation email … the EventSprout link includes an online ticket retrieval tool.

All Airshow tickets can be ordered and printed on your own printer through our ticketing partner EventSprout — Avoid waiting in line! Place your order and pay online, then print your tickets on your own home or office printer at your convenience!

CCA Fun

As a 2022 California Capital Airshow (SAT & SUN) Ticket Holder You Get:

  • FREE PARKING for standard vehicles only (a $10 Value!)
  • Hours of thrills, chills, and jaw-dropping excitement in the air (Saturday & Sunday Gates are open 9am-5pm, with flying performances 12pm-4pm)
  • Incomparable views to watch the action in the sky and on the ground
  • The chance to meet and talk to pilots and aircrew of civilian and military aircraft — CCA is proud to host one of the largest ground displays of aircraft in North America
  • Miles of colorful displays, interactive exhibits and more!
  • Wide variety of food and novelty vendors, featuring local businesses and other nonprofit organizations
  • Limited ticket quantities to provide ample space for all attendees to spread out
  • Even better … You get to securely purchase your tickets from the comfort of home or work

The ONLY Place to See the Amazing Aviation Action . . . is at the Airshow, NOTHING ELSE Comes Close!

(It’s so much FUN, it’s SCARY!)

So much fun it's scary!


The most heart-pounding action takes place inside the airshow gates. Nothing else comes close! Simply put . . . you won’t see the best action from your backyard or at the side of the road. Go where the action is in MAX afterburner >>> AT THE AIRSHOW!

>>> 2022 California Capital Airshow – Ticket Options<<<

Our goal is to provide you with the best airshow experience possible at a range of price points. Ticket types include everything from an affordable day of aviation thrills for the whole family to a premium level air show experience. There’s something for everyone! Please scroll down and check out what’s available.


General Admission Airshow Tickets

General Admission Tickets
  • One General Admission Ticket purchase includes up to 6 Children (ages 15 & under) FREE – (a $70+ Value!)
  • FREE PARKING
  • Ages 15 and under are FREE for General Admission Only!
  • Enjoy the flying performances in the air
  • Numerous displays and interactive exhibits along the ramp
  • Please note: Tickets are good for ONE DAY ONLY, Saturday OR Sunday (Choose the day that works best!)

General Admission Pricing

Airshow “General Admission” ADULT (ages 16 and up) Airshow Weekend ONLINE Price: $50
Airshow PUBLIC “General Admission” Adult (ages 16 and up) Price: $40*
Airshow INSIDER ONLY “General Admission” Adult (ages 16 and up) Discount Launch Price: $35*
>>> Become and AIR SHOW INSIDER® for FREE and get access to deeper discounts not available to the public – Sign Up, Here! <<<

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities.

Please note: Your Insider ONLY discount is automatically applied to any tickets you select during the checkout process. The prices you see in the cart are discounted prices. Just click below and select your tickets.

General Admission

Airshow Grandstand (Open Seating)

Grand Stand Seating


Enjoy the Grandstand Open Seating area, where Airshow fans will have prime view of the flight line, private restrooms and friendly volunteers to assist you throughout the day!

  • Special access to the Grandstand Open Seating area from 9:00am-5:00pm & includes admission to the Airshow
  • Multiple bleachers to grab a seat with an elevated view of the show
  • This area is located along the flight line, giving you awesome views of the action
  • Private upgraded restrooms
  • Plus everything mentioned at the top of this page!
  • Tickets are good for ONE DAY ONLY, Saturday OR Sunday (your choice at purchase)

Grandstand Seating Pricing

“Grandstand” Adult (ages 16 and up) Seating Airshow Weekend Price: $75
“Grandstand” Youth (ages 2-15) Seating Airshow Weekend Price: $55

Airshow PUBLIC “Grandstand” Adult (ages 16 and up) Price: $65*
Airshow PUBLIC “Grandstand” Youth (ages 2-15) Price: $52.50*

Airshow INSIDER ONLY “Grandstand” Adult (ages 16 and up) Discount Launch Price: $57.50*
Airshow INSIDER ONLY “Grandstand” Youth (ages 2-15) Discount Launch Price: $47.50
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>>> Become and AIR SHOW INSIDER® for FREE and get access to deeper discounts not available to the public – Sign Up, Here! <<<

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities.

Please note: Your Insider ONLY discount is automatically applied to any tickets you select during the checkout process. The prices you see in the cart are discounted prices. Just click below and select your tickets.


Airshow Capital Club – VIP Experience

Capital Club

As a Capital Club VIP Ticket holder, you get:

  • Access to the Capital Club 9:00AM – 5:00PM & includes admission to the Airshow
  • VIP Parking Pass – Not available to the public! Pass will be included with your ticket purchase online!
  • Best seats in the house — up close to the action with a prime view of show center
  • Comfortable open-air seating – sit comfortably without the crowds
  • Scrumptiously catered buffet lunch and dessert bar from 11:00am – 2:00pm
  • Open Specialty Cocktail, Beer, Wine, and Soft Drink Bar – NEVER go thirsty (Age Restricted – Valid photo ID required)
  • Executive VIP washrooms exclusive to your chalet
  • Tickets are good for ONE DAY ONLY, Saturday or Sunday (your choice AT PURCHASE)
Capital Club Fun
Capital Club VIP tickets are in very high demand — tickets will SELL OUT before the Airshow – BUY NOW & SAVE!!!

Capital Club VIP Pricing

>>> Saturday Flight Line Club = SOLD OUT! <<<

‘Capital Club VIP’ Adult (ages 16 and up) Airshow Weekend Price: $250
‘Capital Club VIP’ Youth Price (ages 2-15) Airshow Weekend Price: $150

Airshow PUBLIC “Capital Club VIP” Adult (ages 16 and up) Price: $240*
Airshow PUBLIC “Capital Club VIP” Youth (ages 2-15) Price: $145*

Airshow INSIDER ONLY “Capital Club VIP” Adult (ages 16 and up) Discount Launch Price: $235*
Airshow INSIDER ONLY “Capital Club VIP” Youth (ages 2-15) Discount Launch Price: $140*

>>> Become and AIR SHOW INSIDER® for FREE and get access to deeper discounts not available to the public – Sign Up, Here! <<<

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities.

Please note: Your Insider ONLY discount is automatically applied to any tickets you select during the checkout process. The prices you see in the cart are discounted prices. Just click below and select your tickets.


Airshow Flight Line Club Chalet

Flight Line Club

As a Flight Line Club ticket holder, you get:

  • Access to the Flight Line Club 9:00AM – 5:00PM & includes admission to the Airshow
  • Includes FREE PARKING
  • Prime view near show center – Great for photographs
  • Stay out of the sun in our large, shaded tent area – plenty of room to eat or relax comfortably
  • Open air table and chair seating – enjoy the airshow in comfort
  • Buffet Lunch served 11:00am – 2:00pm
  • Use of upgraded washrooms exclusive to your chalet
  • Unlimited water, iced tea and lemonade bar – Never Go Thirsty!
  • Our dedicated friendly volunteers ensure you have a great Flight Line Club experience
  • Plus, everything mentioned at the top of this page!

Flight Line Club Pricing

>>> Saturday Flight Line Club = SOLD OUT! <<<

>>> Sunday Flight Line Club = SOLD OUT! <<<

Sunday ‘Flight Line Club’ Adult (ages 16 and up) Airshow Weekend Price: $145
Sunday ‘Flight Line Club’ Youth Price (ages 2-15) Airshow Weekend Price: $95

Airshow PUBLIC “Flight Line Club” SUNDAY Adult (ages 16 and up) Price: $145*
Airshow PUBLIC “Flight Line Club” SUNDAY Youth (ages 2-15) Price: $95*

Airshow INSIDER ONLY “Flight Line Club” SUNDAY Adult (ages 16 and up) Discount Launch Price: $135*
Airshow INSIDER ONLY “Flight Line Club” SUNDAY Youth (ages 2-15) Discount Launch Price: $87.50*

>>> Become and AIR SHOW INSIDER® for FREE and get access to deeper discounts not available to the public – Sign Up, Here! <<<

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities.

Please note: Your Insider ONLY discount is automatically applied to any tickets you select during the checkout process. The prices you see in the cart are discounted prices. Just click below and select your tickets.


Airshow Mather Club Chalet

Mather Club

Enjoy the Mather Club premium chalet, where Airshow fans will have prime viewing near Show Center, large, tented area and umbrella tables for shade, upgraded restrooms and friendly volunteers to assist you throughout the day!

  • Special access to the Mather Club Chalet from 9:00am – 5:00pm & includes admission to the Airshow
  • Includes FREE PARKING
  • Table and chair seating – Enjoy your drink or food in shade
  • This area is located near airshow center, giving you awesome views of the action
  • Plus, everything mentioned at the top of this page!
  • Tickets are good for ONE DAY ONLY, Saturday OR Sunday (your choice at purchase)

Mather Club Pricing

‘Mather Club’ Adult (ages 16 and up) Airshow Weekend Price: $95
‘Mather Club’ Youth (ages 2-15) Airshow Weekend Price: $70

Airshow PUBLIC “Mather Club” Adult (ages 16 and up) Price: $95*
Airshow PUBLIC “Mather Club” Youth (ages 2-15) Price: $70*

Airshow INSIDER ONLY “Mather Club” Adult (ages 16 and up) Discount Launch Price: $87.50*
Airshow INSIDER ONLY “Mather Club” Youth (ages 2-15) Discount Launch Price: $65*

>>> Become and AIR SHOW INSIDER® for FREE and get access to deeper discounts not available to the public – Sign Up, Here! <<<

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities.

Please note: Your Insider ONLY discount is automatically applied to any tickets you select during the checkout process. The prices you see in the cart are discounted prices. Just click below and select your tickets.

Mather Club Excitement

DRIVE-IN AIRSHOW & TAILGATE PARTY
(FRIDAY ONLY!)

This year’s 2022 Airshow will feature a Drive-In Airshow & Tailgate Party on Friday, September 30th. This first-ever Drive-In Airshow will take place in what usually is our largest parking lot located on the west cargo ramp at Mather Airport. Picture a tailgate party, but with jets! Gates will open at 2 PM, and opening ceremonies will begin at 3:30 PM with jets in the air until about 7 PM. All the aircraft slated for Saturday & Sunday will be flying for you, plus a few more Friday-ONLY surprises!

This unique event is completely different than the Saturday and Sunday show is for airshow fans looking for something wild and loud! Tickets for Friday’s Drive-In Airshow & Tailgate Party will include a parking spot and an area directly next to your vehicle to “tailgate”.

  • No grills or glass are allowed, but you are welcome to bring food and drinks, coolers, chairs and standard umbrellas (no beach umbrellas, canopies or pop-up tents, please)
  • There will NOT be access to the ground display aircraft ramp on Friday, but you will have an excellent seat for a GREAT show.
  • Drive-in tickets will be sold per car and include up to 6 people per vehicle.
  • There will be NO food and drinks available for purchase onsite – plan to bring your own food and drink by visiting one of our many restaurant partners.

‘General Admission’ Drive-In Airshow Parking

This unique event is completely different than the Saturday and Sunday show is for airshow fans looking for something wild and loud!

  • One carload (up to 6 adults & kids) parked
  • Airshow narration and music through your car FM station
  • Space next to car to setup chairs and enjoy the flying performances – don’t forget to bring your own food & drinks!
  • Access to ample restrooms along the ramp
  • First come, first parked.

‘General Admission’ Drive-In Friday Pricing (Friday Only)

‘General Admission’ Drive-In Airshow Parking Airshow Weekend Price: $125

Airshow PUBLIC General Admission Drive-In Airshow Price: $95*

Airshow INSIDER ONLY General Admission Drive-In Airshow DISCOUNT LAUNCH Price: $85*

>>> Become and AIR SHOW INSIDER® for FREE and get access to deeper discounts not available to the public – Sign Up, Here! <<<

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities.

Please note: Your Insider ONLY discount is automatically applied to any tickets you select during the checkout process. The prices you see in the cart are discounted prices. Just click below and select your tickets.


‘Premier Viewing’ Drive-In Airshow Parking
(FIRST THREE ROWS)

This unique event is completely different than the Saturday and Sunday show is for airshow fans looking for something wild and loud!

  • One carload (up to 6 adults & kids) parked in the first three rows in general parking
  • Airshow narration and music through your car FM station
  • Space next to car to setup chairs and enjoy the flying performances – don’t forget to bring your own food & drinks!
  • Access to ample restrooms along the ramp
  • First come, first parked

‘Premier Viewing’ Drive-In Airshow Pricing (Friday Only)

‘Premier Viewing’ Drive-In Airshow Parking Airshow Weekend Price: $175

Airshow PUBLIC ‘Premier Viewing’ Drive-In Airshow Price: $165*

Airshow INSIDER ONLY ‘Premier Viewing’ Drive-In Airshow DISCOUNT LAUNCH Price: $155*

>>> Become and AIR SHOW INSIDER® for FREE and get access to deeper discounts not available to the public – Sign Up, Here! <<<

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities.

Please note: Your Insider ONLY discount is automatically applied to any tickets you select during the checkout process. The prices you see in the cart are discounted prices. Just click below and select your tickets.


Runway VIP Viewing Drive-In Airshow Parking
(CLOSEST TO THE ACTION!)

This unique event is completely different than the Saturday and Sunday show is for airshow fans looking for something wild and loud!

  • One carload (up to 6 adults & kids) parked along the taxiway closest to the action!
  • Airshow narration and music through concert-quality speakers
  • Space next to car to setup chairs and enjoy the flying performances – don’t forget to bring your own food & drinks!
  • Access to VIP restrooms
  • First come, first parked

‘Runway VIP’ Drive-In Airshow Pricing (Friday Only)

‘Runway VIP’ Drive-In Airshow Parking Airshow Weekend Price: $250

Airshow PUBLIC ‘Runway VIP’ Drive-In Airshow Price: $235*

Airshow INSIDER ONLY ‘Runway VIP’ Drive-In Airshow LAUNCH Price: $225*

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities

Please note: Your Insider ONLY discount is automatically applied to any tickets you select during the checkout process. The prices you see in the cart are discounted prices. Just click below and select your tickets.


NEW OPTION FOR 2022!!

PHOTO TOUR TICKET PACKAGES

‘Photo Tour’ ticket packages are ideal for professional and amateur photographers, granting unequalled access to Airshow grounds, aircraft and entertainment – not available to the public or media.

Distinguished members have ramp privileges before and after the general public for both days of the show to capture those beautiful sunrise, sunset and uncluttered shots. This special program includes admission to show grounds, preferred parking, refreshments throughout the day, as well as the pleasure of being with other aviation photographers and enthusiasts from around the world. You will enjoy locations close to aircraft taking off, landing, performing and taxiing to for once in a lifetime photo opportunity.

A weekend at the California Capital Airshow is a fantastic and memorable experience, whether you’re already an avid aviation fan or want to learn how to take those jaw-dropping photos.  Space is limited for this very popular event, and we sell out quickly every year — NO INSIDER DISCOUNTS 


Bomber Photo Tour Package

  • Admission to the Airshow on Friday, Saturday & Sunday
  • Exclusive flight line access to the Friday Drive-In Airshow & Tailgate Party
    • Late afternoon show in optimal lighting conditions
    • Catered buffet dinner on Friday in exclusive chalet
    • Evening access to the tarmac following the drive-in show
  • Exclusive access to the Airshow on Saturday & Sunday
    • 6:00 AM start times for those magical sunrise captures of static aircraft
    • Continental breakfast
    • VIP Parking
    • A private chalet for Photo Tour to enjoy the Show & capture awesome shots
    • Catered buffet lunch in the Performers Chalet
    • Ice cold bottled water throughout the day
    • Use of a scissor lift for a different vantage point

Bomber Package – 3 days of Airshow FUN for $399** 

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities

**Please note: Photo Tour packages are NOT eligible for the Insider Discount


Fighter Photo Tour Package

  • Admission to the Airshow on Saturday & Sunday
    • 6:00 AM start times for those magical sunrise captures of static aircraft
    • Continental breakfast
    • VIP Parking
    • A private chalet for Photo Tour to enjoy the Show & capture awesome shots
    • Catered buffet lunch in the Performers Chalet
    • Ice cold bottled water throughout the day
    • Use of a scissor lift for a different vantage point

Fighter Package – 2 days of Airshow FUN for $299**  – SOLD OUT!

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities

**Please note: Photo Tour packages are NOT eligible for the Insider Discount


Trainer Photo Tour Package

  • Admission to the Airshow on Sunday
  • Exclusive access to the Airshow on Sunday
    • 6:00 AM start times for those magical sunrise captures of static aircraft
    • Continental breakfast
    • VIP Parking
    • A private chalet for Photo Tour to enjoy the Show & capture awesome shots
    • Catered buffet lunch in the Performers Chalet
    • Ice cold bottled water throughout the day
    • Use of a scissor lift for a different vantage point

Trainer Package – 1 day of Airshow FUN for $149** – SOLD OUT!

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities

**Please note: Photo Tour packages are NOT eligible for the Insider Discount


Any Ticket Purchase Issues?

If You Have ANY Ticket Purchase Issues or Did NOT Receive Your Purchase Confirmation …

If you have any issues with your ticket purchase, please contact our ticket service provider EventSprout using their online support form: EventSprout Ticket Support. If you don’t receive your ticket confirmation email … the EventSprout link includes an online ticket retrieval tool.

All Airshow tickets can be ordered and printed on your own printer through our ticketing partner EventSprout avoid waiting in line! Place your order and pay online, then print your tickets on your own home or office printer at your convenience!

*Convenience Fees: Some ticket types include a nominal service fee. All ticket transactions and payment are processed through an industry-standard secure online interface.

Please note: All sales are final and no refunds can be offered.


Photo Credits: Julia Roberts and Mark E. Loper

Please note – No Ticket Refunds
Unfortunately, we cannot offer refunds on airshow tickets. Rest assured, the airshow is a rain-or-shine event. You should know that all performers have high, low and flat shows that can safely accommodate for different types of weather. There are also going to be amazing display aircraft on the ground. Aircraft (especially military) are subject to operational requirements. Aircraft and performers are subject to change without notice. If anything changes, we’ll let you know. Thank you.

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No Ticket Sales at the GATE (ONLINE ONLY)
Tickets are only available for purchase online (via an Internet-connected mobile device or computer) – there will be NO on-site ticket sales. This is done to ensure minimum lines at entry gates and no crowding.

>>> Become and AIR SHOW INSIDER® for FREE and get access to deeper discounts not available to the public – Sign Up, Here! <<<

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* Nominal service fees apply & limited ticket quantities.

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  • Plus, the AIR SHOW INSIDER flying schedule for the weekend

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