Local Events

Compiled by Chapter 54 member Paul Hove
The event dates and locations listed here come from a variety of sources. There may be changes, cancellations or editing mistakes. Please call ahead to verify that the event is taking place as scheduled.


July
July 30 2014, 7:00 to 11:00, Clinton IA Cessna 150/152 Flyin., , Clinton Municipal Airport,(KCWI), 6/30- 8/1 Seminars & Flying events. Camp under the wing or at nearby hotels. Free transportation to town., , 301-275-2476,

August
August 2 2014, 7:00 to 14:00, Perham MN Lakes Country Fly In and Air Show, http://www.fly-ins.com/www.wingsflighttraining.net, Perham Municipal Airport ,(16D), Pancake Breakfast, Auto Show, Free Airplane Rides for Kids, Face Painting, Lunch, Color Guard, Aerobatic Performances by the Vanguards, David Myers, and Larry Schlasinger. Commemorative Air Force War Planes, Free Drawings for PIC's for headset and Ipad, please many vendor tents. , , ,

August 3 2014, 8:00 to 12:00, Red Wing MN 38th Annual Fly-in/Drive-in Pancake Breakfast, www.1518.eaachapter.org/, Red Wing regional Airport,(KRGK), Come join us for breakfast and partake in the Red Wing, MN River City Days Celebration. Static Aircraft displays, Young Eagle, Eagle Flight and CAP displays. An antique car show will also be taking place at the airport during the morning. We will be serving Sturdiwheat Pancakes and Little Smokies sauaage. PIC eats free. , Dan Johnson, 715-441-1790, EAA1518@charter.net

August 3 2014, 8:00 to 12:00, Longville MN Longville Flyers Pancake Breakfast, , Longville Municipal Airport,(KXVG), 50 cent per gallon 100LL discount for fl y-ins., Scott Stuart, 218-363-3038,

August 9 2014, 7:00 to 16:00, Rice Lake WI Breakfast & Aerobatics, , Rice Lake Regional,(KRPD), 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Pancake breakfast hosted by local Boy Scouts free breakfast for pilots. Aerobatics from 11:00 12:00.Warbirds, Fire & Police Units, Helicopters. Lunch available 10:00 – 2:00, Mike Nelms, 715-458-4400 ,

August 10 2014, 7:00 to 12:00, Milaca MN 2014 Annual Fly-In Breakfast, , Milaca Municipal Airport ,(18Y), Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast by the Milaca American Legion. Pancakes, Sausage, Ham, Eggs, Fruit and Beverage. Adults $7:00/Children under 12years=$4:00/Under 3 years Free. , Steve Burklund, 320-492-8246, kdmuller@jetup.net

August 10 2014, 7:30 to 12:30, Paynesville MN Pancake & Sausage Breakfast, , Paynesville Municipal Airport,(KPEX), Pancake & Sausage Breakfast , , ,

August 10 2014, 10:30 to 14:30, Chetek WI Annual Charity Fly-In, BBQ, Boat Show and Photo Exhibit, , Chetek municipal Southworth airport,(Y23), Annual fly-in BBQ lunch with all proceeds to local charities and service organizations. Antique, unique modern aircraft and warbirds, if it flies you're welcome. Antique and modern boats, and photography display. , Mike Peterson, 715-925-2725, blumike4@gmail.com

August 10 2014, 7:00 to 11:30, La Crosse WI Flying Waffles Fly-In & 5K Walk/Run, , La Crosse Regional Airport,(KLSE), Serving Dad’s Belgian Waffles (fruit toppings, whipped cream, sausage, OJ, milk & coffee) Tickets - $6.00 in advance, $7.00 at the door, PIC & under 6 free.3K Fun Run includes waffle breakfast ticket & t-shirt., Becky Brockman, 608-779-5142, becbrock@aol.com

August 10 2014, 7:30 to 12:30, Walker MN Tri-County CAP Squadron Breakfast, , Walker Airport,(Y49), Buttermilk Pancakes made from scratch, sausage and juice! Free will donation. PIC is free. Annual breakfast for the support of the Tri-County CAP Squadron activities., Kathie Stoneking , 218-836-2184, fredmustang@juno.com

August 16 2014, 7:00 to 16:00, Forest Lake MN 13th Annual Froest Lake MN Fly-In, www.forestlakeairport.org , Forest Lake Airport,(25D), BREAKFAST 7AM! Daniel De Ponti Memorial Airport in Forest Lake, Minnesota (25D) (Home of 24-hour gas and 24-hour grass) will be hosting its 13th Annual Open House and Fly-in on Saturday, August 16, 2014, from 7am to 4pm. Land on 2,700 ft. grass strip! The Fly-in will feature pancakes and fixings by EAA chapter 237; hamburger, cheeseburger, fries, corn dogs, hot dogs, all sold by the Forest Lake Lions (proceeds support the local community). Ice cream is available for dessert! Young Eagles rides., John Schmidt, 651-373-3779,

August 16 2014, 10:00 to 15:00, Maple Lake MN Pork Chop Dinner Fly-In, eaa878.org/ , Maple Lake Municipal Airport,(KMGG), 28th Annual Pork Chop Dinner Fly-In/Drive-In Sponsored by EAA Chapter 878 Dinner serving 11:30 am to 2:00 pm Craft Show 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Clowns for kids. Free shuttle bus service to Gear-Head Get Together (http://www.gear-headgettogether.com/) in downtown Maple Lake., Wayne, 763-670-6021, wflury@wh-link.net

August 17 2014, 8:00 to 13:00, Lake Elmo MN Airport Aviation Day, www.eaa54.org, Lake Elmo Airport,(21D), Lake Elmo Airport Aviation Day, sponsored by Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 54, will be held at Valter’s Aviation, 12402 N. 30th St. on Sunday, August 17th from 8:00 a.m. to noon. The event will feature a fly-in/drive-in pancake breakfast and static aircraft display. Our new menu includes Sturdiwheat pancakes, scrambled eggs, breakfast sausage from Brine’s Meat Market in Stillwater, and pure maple syrup from Hale's Sugarbush. Kid's activities are available, Lief Erickson, 651-439-5040, events@eaa54.org

August 17 2014, 7:30 to 12:30, Mankato MN Fly-in Breakfast, , Mankato Regional Airport,(KMKT), Fly-in/Drive-in Breakfast with eggs to order, sausages, pancakes, juice, milk, and coffee. PIC and children five and under FREE, adults $8.00, rain or shine. Live music complements the Mary Guentzel Quintet. Sponsored by EAA Chapter 642., John Barsness , 507-345-1510 , barsness@hickorytech.net

August 23 2014, 10:00 to 14:00, Glencoe MN Sweet Corn & Bratwurst Feed Gly-In , , Glencoe Municipal Airport,(KGYL), Sweet Corn & Bratwurst Feed Fly-In 10am-2pm, , 320-238-2376,

August 23 2014, to , Waterloo IA Thunder In The Valley Airshow, www.cedarvalleyairshow.com/, Waterloo Municipal Airport ,(KALO), Saturday-Sunday, Aug 23, 2014 - Aug 24, 2014. Featuring the USAF Thunderbirds and much more! This event promises to be one of the highlights of your summer. Don't miss it!, , ,

August 23 2014, 14:00 to 20:00, Boone IA Iowa PilotPalooza, , Boone Municipal Airport,(KBNW), For pilots, by pilots: Socialize, pilot forums, aircraft for sale, homebuilt projects, food available for purchase, overnight camping, laugh and learn! Bring potential pilots!, Chuck McDonald, 515-964-1398, chuckdsmcc@aol.com

August 24 2014, 7:00 to 12:00, Grygla MN Fall Fest Fly-In Breakfast, , Grygla Municipal Airport,(3G2), Grygla Community Center, Roland Klamar, 218-459-3436,

August 24 2014, 8:00 to 12:30, Windom MN Fly-In Breakfast, , Windom Municipal,(MWM), Sponsored by: Windom Eagles Model Airplane Club and the Windom Lions Club. Pancakes and French Toas. PIC's eat free! , Brian, 507-830-0273,

August 27 2014, to , Blakesburg IA Antique Aircraft Association Fly-in, www.antiqueairfield.com/, Blakesburg Antique Airfield,(IA27), 8/27/2014 - 9/1/2014 HOME of the Antique Aircraft Association. The Blakesburg fly-in does require membership in the AAA. , , ,

August 30 2014, 7:30 to 11:30, Shell Lake WI Town and Country Days Flight Breakfast, , Shell Lake Municipal Airport,(KSSQ), The breakfast will include pancakes and sausage. No air show is scheduled., Neil Peterson, 952-356-4942, Daneth1@earthlink.net

September
September 6 2014, 8:00 to 16:00, Osceola MN Wheels and Wings Fly-in Classic Car Show, www.osceolaaero.com/Wheels-Wings.html, L.O. Sinenstad Municipal Airport,(KOEO), Pancake breakfast, lunch Classic Aircraft, hundreds of Classic Cars on display Flea Market and an Airshow., Jeffrey Meyer, 714-294-2618, meyerjk@centurytel.net

September 6 2014, 8:00 to 11:00, Council Bluffs IA Great Plains Wing CAF Flight Breakfast, , Council Bluffs Minicipal Airport,(KCBF), , Jeff Hutcheson, 402-981-4633, jeffhutcheson3@gmail.com

September 6 2014, 8:00 to 12:00, Cable WI Fall Fly-In, , Cable Union Airport ,(3CU), Fly or drive to join us for a free pancake breakfast and enjoy the fall colors! , Mike Nichols, 715-798-3240 , mikenichols@centurylink.net

September 7 2014, 7:00 to 12:30, New Ulm MN Fly-IN Breakfast, , New Ulm Municipal Airport,(KULM), NW-SE 5400 Ft x 125 Ft Hard Surface Runway. PILOT eats FREE Tickets:$7.50, kids 4-12 $3, age 3 and under free. Helicopter rides availible, Terry Dempsey, 507-354-5435, tdempsey@mac.com

September 7 2014, 7:00 to 12:00, Faribault MN Fly-In Breakfast, , Faribault Municipal Airport,(KFBL), Pancakes, Scrambled Eggs and Sausage Breakfast. PIC Free, Kids Twelve and Under Half Price, Under Five Free. Static Displays, Civil Air Patrol Aircraft, RC Models and Aircraft Rides. Our new crosswind turf runway is open for business. , Ron Owens, 952-652-2665,

September 14 2014, 8:00 to 13:00, Thief River Falls MN Fly-In/Drive In Breakfast, , Thief River Falls Regional Airport,(KTVF), Thief River Falls The Breakfast will be served by the local Kiwanis Club at the Northland Community College at the Aviation Campus Commons. Tours of the Northland College Aviation Campus will be available the local PAMA group as well as tours of other Airport Facilities. Proceeds of the event will be used for the Kiwanis youths services programs. , , ,

September 14 2014, 7:00 to 12:00, Stanton MN Rescheduled Father's Day Fly-In Breakfast, , Santon Airfield,(KSYN), Rescheduled Father's Day Fly-In breakfast.? Fun in the Fall!, Kent Johnson , 507-645-4030 ,

September 20 2014, 8:00 to 12:00, Grand Rapids MN Breakfast, , Grand Rapids County Airport,(KGPZ), Pancake Breakfast, , ,

September 20 2014, 10:00 to 14:00, Mora MN Fall Colors Fly-in Chili Fiesta, , Mora Muncipal Airport,(KJMR), Chili serving begins at 11AM with the Mora Volunteer Firefighters once again serving up their soon-to-be famous Fire House Chili! (Free-will donations graciously accepted.) Beautiful 4800 ft. runway (17-35) with full length taxiway (Sorry, no grass runway yet) CTAF 122.8 Planning again to have the AT6 “Texans” arriving in formation. Airplane rides by Hawk Aviation Come join us!! We’ve ordered spectacular fall flying weather! , , ,

September 21 2014, 7:30 to 12:00, Hector MN 72nd Annual Fly-In Breakfast, , Hector Municipal Airport ,(1D6), All you can eat. PICs free. Warbirds, Classics, Antiques, Homebuilts, Helicopters, Ultralights, and this years featured aircraft an N2T-1 Timm WWII trainer only one left flying. Ping Pong Ball Drop with prizes for Kids 11:15 a.m. CTAF 122.8 Sponsored by Hector Lions and Newberg Sky Spray. , Ed Newberg, 320-848-2745,

September 21 2014, 8:00 to 12:00, Lac qui Parle MN Fly-In, , Lac qui Parle County Airport ,(KDXX), , Mike Dahle, 320-333-9300,

October
October 4 2014, 10:00 to 14:00, Eau Claire WIAnnual Fall Fly In Chili Feed, , Chippewa Vallehy Regional,(KEAU), Annual fall fly in and chili feed. Young eagle flights Chili and more. Drive in fly in walk in. Enjoy the fall colors., Lisa Shupert , 715-514-1968 , lisa4682@yahoo.com

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