Free concert & movie in the park!
Thursday, August 9th
The Abbotsford International Airshow is teaming up with Calvin Dyck to bring you not one – but two! fantastic outdoor family-friendly events to get you ready for Airshow Weekend! Join us at Mill Lake Park for an interactive orchestral performance and “Latern Puppet” parade, followed by an outdoor showing of Disney’s “Planes” under the stars!
Food trucks and washrooms will be available on site. Parking is available a short walk away at MSA Arena or Abby Senior Secondary, but carpooling is encouraged. Better yet, consider walking or biking to the event! Don’t forget your chairs and blankets, and get there early to stake your spot!
Where: Mill Lake Park, South Lawn (Bevan Ave @ Wilerose St.)
When: 7pm – 10:30pm
Schedule of Events:
- 7:00pm – Orchestra Concert
Highlights include music from the Royal Wedding, Famous Movies, and the 1812 Overture with PAPER-BAG CANNONS – popped by the audience!
- 8:45pm – Lantern Puppet Parade
Enjoy the strange sight as these wacky lanterns come to life and glow before your eyes!
- 9:00pm – Outdoor Movie: Disney’s “PLANES”
Get into the Airshow mood with the Disney animated film about a small-town plane who wants to make it in the big world of air races!
Then join us on Friday, August 10th – Sunday, August 12th to kick off the 56th annual Abbotsford International Airshow featuring the US Navy Blue Angels and Canadian Forces Snowbirds!