Air Show Releases Final Numbers, Establishes Charitable Grant
Idaho Falls, ID – Organizers of this summer’s Extreme Blue Thunder Air Show have released final financial and attendance numbers from the July 22-23 event, and have established a grant process to distribute the proceeds.
In total, the air show cost nearly $1.5 million to produce and operate. Income came from dozens of corporate sponsors, ticket sales, and value-in-kind services provided by the City of Idaho Falls. After accounting for all costs – including performer fees and accommodations, spectator transportation, marketing, equipment purchases, leases, rentals, and many other associated costs – the air show will distribute $120,000 in proceeds to local charity organizations.
Grant Application (PDF)
Grant Application (DOC)