Skyhawks & Snowbirds opening for Penticton Peach Festival
- Wed • August 9, 2017 • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
- Event Cost: Free
5:30PM – The Canadian Armed Forces Parachute Team, The SkyHawks, is Canada’s only military parachute demonstration team. For over 40 years, they have represented Canada and the Canadian Armed Forces to over 75 million spectators worldwide under their signature Canadian flag parachutes. They will land in Okanagan Lake Park.
6:00PM – The Canadian Forces (CF) Snowbirds, 431 Air Demonstration Squadron are a Canadian icon comprised of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members and National Defence Public Service employees. The skillful pilots perform their precision maneuvers across Canada.
6:30PM The CF-18 Demonstration Team personifies the excellence required to keep the Canadian Air Force among the best aviation organizations on the planet. The expertise and dedication required by the team, from the pilot to the maintenance crews to the coordinators, reflects the professionalism of all of Canada’s airmen and airwomen.