Air Show Traffic Plan

Event Layout

In order to ensure everyone’s safety, please be aware that all bags and carried items are subject to search by gate security staff. All attendees carrying bags are advised to expect wait times due to bag searches at the admission gates. Please see list of prohibited items at the Frequently Asked Questions page on the Cold Lake Air Show website at

The 2018 Cold Lake Air Show requests spectators adhere to the following routes when travelling to the Show:

• Arriving from Cold Lake South: at 50th Ave follow directions on Veterans Drive to the parking areas on base.

• Arriving from Cold Lake North: take Highway 55 west
and proceed South on Highway 897 to gain access through 4 Wing’s back gate.

• ATVs may access the show using the Iron Horse Trail, adjacent to Kingsway. Bicycle and pedestrian traffic are asked to use the Millennium Trail, also adjacent to Kingsway.

On Saturday July 21 and Sunday July 22, from 7:00 am to 2:00 pm, Veterans Drive will be set up for three lanes of traffic one way, inbound to 4 Wing. Admission gates are open from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.

After 2:30 pm, Veterans Drive will be three lanes one way outbound from 4 Wing (no inbound traffic permitted).

The back gate will be open for traffic in both directions all day.