Press Releases

California Capital Airshow Welcomed Huge Crowds

October 4th 2016

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The 2016 California Capital Airshow, presented by Sacramento County, in partnership with the City of Rancho Cordova, opened the gates at Mather Airport this past weekend with an increase of more than 20 percent in attendance over last year. The Airshow welcomed the world-famou...

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Blue Angels Cancel Saturday California Capital Airshow Performance

October 1st 2016

Within the last hour, the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, cancelled the Saturday performance at the California Capital Airshow, Oct. 1. The Blue Angels commanding officer and flight leader, Cmdr. Ryan Bernacchi, contracted a food-borne ailment and is under the medical su...

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The National Aviation Heritage Invitational Partners with the California Capital Airshow to Showcase Restored Aircraft in 2017

September 27th 2016

We are excited to announce the National Aviation Heritage Invitational (NAHI) is teaming up with the California Capital Airshow at Mather Airport, Sacramento, Calif. to host this prestigious restored aircraft competition, showcasing testaments to our rich aviation history.  Come take a ‘sneak pee...

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California Capital Airshow ‘Paints the Town Blue and Gold’ with First-Ever Block Party

September 21st 2016

Airshow performer meet and greet and more…All for FREE WHAT: To kick-off the fun filled weekend and celebrate Navy Week Sacramento 2016, the Airshow will host a Performer Meet and Greet sponsored by Sacramento Jet Center on Friday, September 30th, with a FREE ‘Paint the Town Blue and Gold...

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The California Capital Airshow is Cleared for Takeoff!

September 15th 2016

The Show will feature tons of military jet noise and a heart-pounding lineup of performances and entertainment for the whole family   The California Capital Airshow (CCA), presented by Sacramento County, in partnership with the City of Rancho Cordova, is ready to paint the town Blue and G...

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OVER 3,000 STUDENTS IN RANCHO CORDOVA ARE HEADED TO THE AIRSHOW … FREE!

September 8th 2016

Operation #lnspireTheFuture "Launched􀀂􀀂 Personally by Pilots Rancho Cordova, CA (September 8, 2016) - The City of Rancho Cordova in partnership with the California Capital Airshow announced that 3,300 students in the City are heading to the California Capital Airshow free of charge! For the...

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California Capital Airshow Looking for Volunteers to Entertain and Thrill Guests of All Ages

July 19th 2016

Volunteers wanted to help with positions including admissions, hospitality, gate security and more!   WHAT: California Capital Airshow Volunteer Orientation and Kick-Off Rally The California Capital Airshow, presented by Sacramento County in partnership with the City of Rancho Cordova, i...

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They’re Back! World Famous U.S. Navy Blue Angels Return to the Skies of Sacramento Headlining the 2016 California Capital Airshow

February 22nd 2016

The California Capital Airshow, presented by Sacramento County in partnership with the City of Rancho Cordova, today announced its official 2016 show dates and headlining act, U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels. The Show, scheduled for October 1-2, 2016, at Mather Airport will ...

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Record Breaking Attendance at the California Capital Airshow

October 7th 2015

The 10th anniversary celebration deemed a huge success SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 7, 2015) – The California Capital Airshow Board of Directors announced today that the 10-year anniversary and first-ever night show exceeded expectations. The proceeds from the event will fund scholarships to regio...

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The California Capital Airshow Opens Its Gates This Weekend with an Epic Celebration

September 30th 2015

The Airshow After Dark Kicks Off Airshow Weekend Festivities with Jets, Pyrotechnics, Music and More! SACRAMENTO, Calif. – September 30, 2015 - The California Capital Airshow (CCA), presented by Sacramento County, in partnership with the City of Rancho Cordova, will open its gates this weekend ...

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