(Blue Angels wrapping up their winter training)…The Navy’s precision flight demonstration team has trained in Imperial County for more than 40 years.

This Saturday the Blue Angels will begin their 2019 tour schedule with the traditional free air show at the Naval Air Facility El Centro. Admission and Parking is free. The Blue Angels are expected to take to the air at around 2:00 pm. The Air Show will also feature other military, vintage and civilian static displays, a classic car show and other performances. Gates open for the 49th Annual NAF El Centro Air Show at 9:00 am. It is recommended that the public arrive early. No backpacks or coolers are allowed.