HUNTINGTON BEACH (CBSLA) – Parachuters lit up the Huntington Seaside night time sky as Sammy Hagar carried out in entrance of 1000’s at a particular live performance to kick off the weekend on the Pacific Airshow.
After practically a decade since Huntington Seaside allowed stay music on the sand and a seemingly never-ending pandemic, Sammy Hagar and the primary Pacific Airshow since 2019 have been simply what town wanted.
“I really feel like I haven’t been out in 18 months,” stated Monnett Porsche. “They opened the gate and launched the kraken.”
Earlier within the day, the U.S. Navy Blue Angels roared by means of the sky for rehearsals that thrilled 1000’s beneath. This weekend for simply the second time in historical past, the Thunderbirds, the Blue Angels and the Canadian Forces Blue Angels will carry out on the identical airshow.
“I used to be down there at the moment simply checking it out and it was simply wonderful to see all people having a lot enjoyable,” Tom Bock, proprietor of Pedego Electrical Bikes Huntington Seaside.
Regardless of Bock being glad that the Pacific Airshow is again, he says isn’t actually good for enterprise.
“It hurts our enterprise a bit of bit simply because individuals aren’t coming in to purchase bikes due to all of the site visitors,” says Bock. “I’ve lived in Huntington Seaside nearly my total life and that is about group.”
In the meantime throughout the road at The Blow Down Blow Dry Bar, staff are getting ready for a packed weekend.
“It attracts numerous consideration, clearly, however on the identical time, most of our shoppers that we now have booked for tomorrow on Saturday received’t have the ability to make it as a result of it’s simply so busy,” stated worker Samantha Westland.
8,000 tickets pre-sold tickets have been bought for Friday’s efficiency and there are extra tickets accessible for an additional present on Saturday night time. The Pacific Airshow will proceed from 10:30am to 4:30pm on each Saturday and Sunday. Extra info may be discovered on the Pacific Airshow’s Official Web site.