Since the Chennault International Airshow made it's return to Lake Charles a few years back, it has become one of the most highly anticipated events in Southwest Louisiana.

Well the Airshow is back for another year and it's attend by thousands of thrill seekers. We have learned that there will be an awesome lineup of entertainment scheduled for this years event.

The 2017 Chennault International Airshow confirmed acts (subject to change):

  • U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds
  • U.S. Army Golden Knights
  • Aeroshell Aerobatic Team
  • CAF Red Tail Squadron
  • Randy Ball
  • Shockwave Jet Truck
  • Kevin Coleman
  • Matt Younkin
  • Gene Soucy
  • Julie Clark
  • A-26 Invader “Night Mission”
  • B-17 Flying Fortress “Texas Raiders”
  • Precision Exotics
  • Vampire Airshows and The de Havilland DH-115
  • CF-18 Demo Team
U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds (Getty Images)

The Chennault International Airshow will take on Friday, April 28th and run thru Sunday, April 30th, 2017 in Lake Charles.

On Friday, the gates open at 6:00 p.m. and the show begins at Dusk.  On Saturday, April 29, the gates open at 9:00 a.m. and the showtime will be from 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Then on Sunday, April 30, the gates open at 9:00 a.m. and showtime is set for 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.