The inaugural 2018 Grunt Style Air Show Majors tour was was announced at the International Council of Air Shows (ICAS) annual convention in Las Vegas, the company said.
Grunt Style Air Show Majors is a collection of America´s air shows: SUN ´n FUN International Fly In & Expo in Lakeland, Florida, the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach, Cleveland National Air Show, and the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Wings Over Houston Airshow.
The mission of Grunt Style Air Show Majors is to celebrate aviation, honor the military, and increase mainstream awareness of the air show industry. By becoming an official tour stop, the four selected air shows will receive national promotion through a variety of marketing efforts, visibility for their air show at the other participating air shows, and additional mainstream recognition and benefits through partnering with tour creators, Red Frog Events, and title partner, Grunt Style.
Grunt Style, the Air Show Majors tour entitlement sponsor, is a military, patriotic apparel company meets lifestyle brand with a perennial goal of instilling a sense of pride in everyone they reach through their products. More than 50% of their employees are veterans and they are known for their strong philanthropic values.
Red Frog Events, a Chicago-based, large-scale event production company, is the creator and promoter of Grunt Style Air Show Majors. The company´s background in the air show space varies from providing concessions, operational expertise, and ticketing for air shows across the country. They are a supporter and member of the International Council of Air Shows (ICAS) and are well-known for their nationwide Warrior Dash obstacle race series, as well Firefly Music Festival, the east coast´s largest music festival.
The four 2017 Grunt Style Air Show Majors shows will attract over 1.3 million total spectators. These shows have demonstrated their commitment to advancing the air show industry by participating in the nationwide tour.
The 2018 Grunt Style Air Show Majors tour dates and locations (in order of occurrence):
April 10 – 15, 2018: SUN ´n FUN International Fly In & Expo, Lakeland, Florida
May 26 and 27, 2018: Bethpage Air Show, Jones Beach, Wantagh, New York
Sept. 1 – 3, 2018: Cleveland National Air Show, Cleveland, Ohio
Oct. 20 and 21, 2018: CAF Wings Over Houston Airshow, Houston, Texas
For more information on Grunt Style Air Show Majors, visit AirShowMajors.com.