GUIDE TO THE 2013 AIRSHOW
When: Noon to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday
Where: The best views are from Atlantic City’s beaches, but much of the show is viewable from Brigantine to Ventnor.
Viewing from the water: Viewing from the ocean is welcome, but a “no boat zone” will be set up approaching Atlantic City’s beaches restricting boaters from getting too close
Viewing for the disabled: For the handicapped, there is a viewing area at the pavilion at Montpelier Avenue and the Boardwalk. Space is limited and will be restricted to those in wheelchairs who cannot access the beach. Handicapped parking is available on Albany Avenue, which has an accessible ramp for entrance onto the Boardwalk.
Things to bring: Sunscreen, sunglasses, light clothing, snacks, bottled water, cameras, binoculars and earplugs.
Restrictions: Parasailing and kite flying are restricted within a 10-mile radius of the airshow space on Tuesday and Wednesday. The restricted area runs from 23rd Street. in Longport to South Roosevelt Boulevard in Brigantine.
Weather: Temperatures are expected to be in the mid 80s to high 80s Wednesday.
Restrooms: Portable bathrooms will be located along Atlantic City's beaches.
If there's an emergency: Medical tents and lifeguards will be stationed along Atlantic City's beaches.
Mobile: Keep up to date with the latest on the show at ACAIR.me. The mobile website will have live video of the show, news updates, photos and Twitter updates from The Press of Atlantic City.
On Twitter: Follow @ACPressJennifer @wjmckelvey and for live tweets from the airshow. Use #acpress in your airshow tweets to see them show up in The Press of Atlantic City’s live feed.
Atlantic City Expressway, Welcome Center parking lot: The lot is located at milepost 4 eastbound on the expressway. Jitneys will provide transportation from the lot to Indiana Avenue and the Boardwalk between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. $20 per vehicle.
Bader Field: The lot is located on Albany Avenue. Jitneys will provide transportation from the lot to Albany Avenue and the Boardwalk between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m.. $20 per vehicle.
Other parking: Casino parking garages, The Wave parking garage on Fairmount Avenue and other open-air lots throughout the city will be open. Rates vary.