Classic Fighters Omaka 2017



Classic Fighters places heritage aviation on display in an action-packed weekend, amid the magnificent scenery of Marlborough during wine harvest time.

  • What:  A spectacular airshow like no other, in the heart of Marlborough, NZ
  • When: Easter Weekend, 14-16 April 2017
  • Time: Gates open at 8am
  • Tickets: Will be available from mid 2016 starting at NZ$45 per adult for the Friday night showcase

The place to be in Easter 2017 is Marlborough, world-famous for its fine wines particularly Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc and now an airshow that is arguably one of the best, if not the best in the Southern Hemisphere -  Classic Fighters Omaka.

The 2017 show will be held over the three-day Easter weekend of 14-16 April. Friday is an official Practice Day, which includes the Marlborough LInes Twilight Extreme of sunset flying, concert and spectacular fireworks.  Saturday and Sunday are the main show days with over 100 display aircraft expected to be participating, together with mock airfield attacks supported by ground theatre and pyrotechnics. There will be something on offer to suit everyone, with musical entertainment, delectable Marlborough wine and food, merchandise stalls, a kid's fun zone and a grand array of classic cars.

Ticketing and program details will be released in 2016. For  information and updates please visit our website and sign up to Facebook.