A U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor zooms past spectators during the F-22 Demonstration at the Arctic Thunder Open House Special Needs and Department of Defense Family Day at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, June 29, 2018. During the biennial open house, JBER opens its gates to the public and hosts multiple performers including the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, JBER Joint Forces Demonstration and the U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Javier Alvarez)

F-22 Raptor Demonstration Preview

With only a handful of days to go until the gates of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson open for the start of Arctic Thunder Open House 2022, we can hardly contain our excitement. We hope you are planning to spend your weekend with us where there is something for everyone. If you enjoy live music, we have […]


The Schedule Has Landed

Thank you for being so patient as we finalized our schedule for this Saturday and Sunday. We are pleased to announce that it has been posted. Please bear in mind all scheduled shows and events are subject to change. Please remember to check the both the Admissions Information and Entry Restrictions pages to allow for […]

FA18 West Coast Rhino-Crew

Performers Update

With only a few days to go, we have had a small change in our list of performers. Anthony Oshinuga of Epic Fuels will be unable to join us this year flying his Pitts Special Custom S-1S Aerobatic Biplane dubbed “Black Hawk”. In his place though, the U.S. Navy West Coast F-18 Demo Team (West […]