SAN ANTONIO (Oct. 20, 2017) — VIA Metropolitan Transit will offer convenient and affordable Special Event Park & Ride Service for aircraft enthusiasts attending the 2017 Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA) Air Show and Open House on Saturday, Nov. 4, and Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at JBSA-Kelly Field Annex in Port San Antonio, 907 Billy Mitchell Blvd.
Park & Ride Service will be available from the Crossroads Park & Ride, 151 Crossroads Blvd. Service to the Air Show begins at 8:30 a.m. on both Saturday and Sunday, and return service will continue for one hour after the conclusion of the event each day.
The Special Event Park & Ride Service fare is only $2.50 each way with discounted fares available for children, seniors, students, and active-duty military. Cash and credit cards are accepted at the Park & Ride location. Customers may also conveniently pre-purchase tickets on VIA’s new goMobile app, available free on Apple and Android devices. VIAtrans customers and children under age 5 ride free. VIA bus passes are not valid for Special Event Park & Ride Service.
For more information regarding VIA’s service, call (210) 362-2020. For details on the JBSA Air Show and Open House, visit www.jbsa.mil.
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CONTACT: Lorraine Pulido, Ph.D.