Open Cockpit Weekends
- March 29/30, May 24/25, July 26/27, September 27/28, November 15/16
Held five times a year, the museum opens the cockpits of many of the museum airplanes, helicopters and a fire truck. Visitors experience real 'hands on' cockpit understanding. They learn more about how pilots fly and what the controls and instrumentation do. Pilots and guides are on hand to answer any questions.
Hours: 10am to 4PM (Admission price: $8 for adults/$6 for children)
WINGS AND WHEELS AIR EXPO - 2014 - (Father's Day Weekend)
A family event featuring WW II Airplanes, helicopters and other unique aircraft, Military Vehicles, vintage and contemporary Show Cars and Live Entertainment. Guests of Honor and special features for kids as well as contests, interesting exhibitions, unique vendors and food concessions.
See from a previous year show photos.
Donation: Adults $15, Seniors & Children $8, Under 3 FREE. Veterans (proudly wearing a veterans cap of any kind), and Active Duty Military (with I.D.) FREE.
Gates open to the public 9:00 a.m.
Filmed by Eric Schmidt
Wings and Wheels 2012 photos
Wings and Wheels 2011 photos
Wings and Wheels 2010 photos
Salute to Veterans Day: 11/9/2014
A Sunday Service from 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM at the Aviation Hall of Fame recognizing our veterans' contribution to our nations' security and freedom.
2013 Event Article(PDF)-The Gazette
SANTA FLY-IN - December, 2014
Doors open at 10 AM and Santa arrives at 11 AM
Kris Kringle circles the museum in a helicopter and then rides into our parking lot in an airport fire truck!
Adult admission $7, Kids under 12 free!!
From time to time we have speakers giving their lectures on various aviation/space subjects. Check web site periodically for these events.