Permitted/Prohibited Items

If you’re wondering what you are allowed to bring with you to the Air Show, this is your ultimate resource. Due to the nature of the Miramar Air Show’s location, there are a number of items you can and cannot bring. Please note that the clear bag policy will be in place.

Permitted items
  • Keys, makeup, feminine products, comb, phone, wallet, credit cards, etc. in your pockets if you choose not to put them in a clear bag or clutch.
  • One large clear bag per person is allowed.
    • A one-gallon Ziploc bag or commercially purchased clear bag plus a small clutch for personal items.
    • Easily searched large PVC vinyl clear bags
  • Clear seat cushions and seat pads without pockets, zippers, compartments, or covers are permitted.
  • Snacks and water bottles
  • Wagons (i.e., radio flyers) and strollers
  • Service animals
  • Laptop computers/iPads, if brought in a clear bag. No laptop bags/briefcase bags will be permitted.
  • Binoculars/cameras
  • Beach folding chairs, lawn chairs, and stadium chairs
Prohibited items
  • Coolers/ice chests are NOT permitted with the exception for medically necessary items which are permitted after proper inspection at a specified lane at each gate.
  • Large traditional seat cushions that have pockets, zippers, compartments, or covers are not permitted.
  • Outside alcoholic beverages
  • FRS/GMRS radios, VHF band and other scanners
  • Transmitters/trans-receivers
  • Bags, purses, totes, backpacks and other types of baggage other than bags conforming to the clear bag policy will not be permitted
  • Weapons of any kind (regardless of permit) to include, but not limited to firearms, knives (including pocket knives and multi-tools), replica or toy weapons, pepper spray, mace, stun guns, and martial arts weapons.
  • Outside alcoholic beverages
  • Ice chests or coolers that are not medically required
  • Pets (other than service animals)
  • Glass containers
  • Bicycles, roller skates, roller blades, scooters (kick and electric), skateboards, or hoverboards
  • Personal drones (i.e. quad or hex copters) are not allowed to operate on Federal Property or airspace.
  • Lasers or laser pointers
  • Tents, pop-ups, canopies
  • Hand umbrellas are allowed but are NOT authorized in the Grandstands or Box Seating at any time
  • Tailgating/BBQ
  • Federally banned substances such as illicit narcotics, and California legal substances like marijuana

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