This year’s show, held May 3 and May 4 at the Spirit of St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield, was marked by large traffic jams.
26th annual Salute to Veterans in Columbia, Missouri, this Memorial Day weekend is one of the largest events of its kind.
The weather was perfect, but the roads couldn’t handle the loads for the Spirit of St. Louis Air Show over the weekend.
Fair St. Louis and the Air Show
The Army’s Golden Knights parachute team was a popular element of last year’s Air Show, but they’ve begun cancelling their 2013 appearances.
The 32nd annual Fair Saint Louis promises three perfect days of free entertainment — including Heart, Third Eye blind and Dierks Bently — all right on the grounds surrounding the city’s iconic Gateway Arch. Two 4th of July runs, a parade and an air show make this a celebration of independence like none other. If you miss it, the fair will continue to host summer concerts, but this weekend is one to spend in St. Louis doing it up right at one of the best fairs this area has to offer.
The U.S. House Republican is a pilot who co-chairs a group of aviation enthusiasts in Congress.
Saturday’s accident killed pilot Bryan Jensen on Saturday.
Parade, air shows, and Steve Miller Band concert on the schedule.