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.

September 3 2016, 7:30 to 11:00, Shell Lake WI Lake Pointe Aero Club Fly-In Pancake Breakfast, , Shell Lake Municipal Airport,(KSSQ), , Gerry Winch , 715-296-3638, gerrywinch52@hotmail.com

September 4 2016, 9:30 to , Mondovi WI 30th Annual Log Cabin Airport Fly-In, , Mondovi Log Cabin Airport,(WS69), Picnic lunch: hot dogs, baked beans, potato salad, fresh sweet corn, refreshments: coffee, water, pop. Assorted desserts. Lots of camaraderie , Doug Ward Judie Ohm, 715-287-3377 ,

September 4 2016, 10:00 to 15:00, Willmar MN Municipal Airport 10th Anniversary Celebration, , Wilmar Municpal Airport,(KBDH), Free Admission Open House - Public Welcome. Brats, Chips and Beverages provided. Free will donation goes to the Willmar Boy Scouts. Entertainment from 12:00 PM (noon) to 1:00 PM, Life Link III Exhibit, Aircraft Display, Airplane Rides, Classic Car Displays, Radio Controlled Airplanes and Drones. , , ,

September 5 2016, 7:00 to 11:00, Tracy MN Annual Labor Day Fly-In, , Tracy Municipal Airport ,(KTKC), PIC eat free! , , ,

September 10 2016, 8:00 to 11:00, Council Bluffs IA Breakfast, , Council Bluffs Municipal Airport,(KCBF), Breakfast 8:00-11:00 AM., , 402-981-4633,

September 10 2016, 18:00 to 0:00, South Saint Paul Fall Commemorative Air Force Hangar Dance, www.cafmn.org/hangar-dances.html, South ST Paul Municipal Airport,(KSGS), The Commemorative Air Force Minnesota Wing hosts two hangar dances each year. , , 651-455-6942 , info@cafmn.org

September 10 2016, 8:00 to 16:00, Osceola WI Wheels and Wings, http://wheelswings.com/, Simenstad Municipal Airport,( KOE), Fly In, airshow, classic airplanes and automobiles. Pancake breakfast and other food. , , 715-755-3300 ,

September 10 2016, 8:00 to 12:00, Moorhead MN Airport’s Greater Moorhead Days, , Moorhead Municipal Airport ,(KJKJ), $5.00 Suggested Donation. Hosted By - Experimental Aircraft Association. Attractions: Young Eagle Youth Airplane Rides 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon) (Sponsored by EAA), Model Airplane Demo, Sky Dive Fargo (Jump at 12:00 PM (noon), Sanford Helicopter, MN Highway Patrol Helicopter, Collector Custom Car Show Event is Sponsored By: Flight Development, LLC and Moorhead Minnesota., Steve Edner, 218-287-1400 ,

September 10 2016, 8:00 to 11:00, Council Bluffs IA Breakfast, , Council Bluffs Municipal Airport,(KCBF), Breakfast, , 402-981-4633,

September 11 2016, 7:00 to 12:30, New Ulm MN Lions Club 43rd Annual Fly-In Breakfast, , New Ulm Municipal Airport,(KULM), Serving All You Can Eat Pancakes, Sausages, Apple Sauce, Coffee, Milk and Juice. Adults Advance $7.50, at the door $8.00. Children 4-12 $3.00. Children 3 and under free. Free Breakfast for all Fly-In pilots. Supporting the Sight, Hearing and Diabetes Impaired. , , ,

September 11 2016, 7:00 to 12:00, Jackson MN Breakfast, , Jackson Municipal Airport ,(KMJQ), Pancake Breakfast. Pilots Free. , , ,

September 11 2016, 10:00 to 14:00, Blue Earth MN Fly-In/Drive-IN Lunch, , Blue Earth Municipal Airport,(KABU), Pork patty sandwich, beans, sweet corn, chips, beverage. $7.00 for one or $9.00 for two sandwiches. 6 and under $ 3.50. Sponsored by Blue Earth Eagles Club, , 507-525-1315,

September 15 2016, 9:00 to 17:00, Blaine MN Ford Tri-Motor Tour Stop , http://www.eaa.org/, Anoka County/Blaine Airport ,(KANE), Join us when the Ford Tri-Motor takes a trip back in time. Join us for an unforgettable experience aboard one of the few remaining airworthy Ford Tri-Motors in the world. You won’t want to miss the “Tin Goose” when it visits an airport near you! Adults - $70 (Advance Purchase), $75 (Onsite Purchase) Children (17 and Under) $50. Climb aboard one of the first mass-produced airliners and step back in time to aviation’s golden age. A flight on EAA’s Ford Tri-Motor is a flight back to an era where air travel was considered a luxury., , 800-359-6217, flytheford@eaa.org

September 17 2016, 8:00 to 12:00, Mora MN Fall Colors Fly-In/Drive -In, , Mora Muncipal Airport,(KJMR), Pancakes, Warbirds, Classic cars, Airplane rides, much more!, Joe Buckley, 312-390-5029, Jbuckley19481@gmail.com

September 17 2016, 8:00 to 12:00, Cable WI Cable Union Airport Fall Fly-In, , Cable Union Airport,(3CU), Cable Union Airport Annual Fall Fly-In Pancake Breakfast (donation), Mike Nichols, 715-798-3240 , mikenichols@centurylink.net

September 17 2016, 15:00 to 21:00, Saint Paul MN Wheels Beneath Our Wings - Fly-In/Drive-In, http://mnawa.org/, Saint Paul Downtown Airport,(KSTP), Fly-In Car and Motorcycle Show: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Italian Dinner and Hangar Dance: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Classic airplanes, cars and motorcycles, MN State Patrol Demonstration, UMN rocket demonstration and tour The Learning Jet.Event also includes: a blues band, a jazz band and food trucks. , , ,

September 18 2016, 7:30 to 12:30, Hector MN 74th Annual Fly-In Breakfast , , Hector Municial Airport,(1D6), All you can eat. PICs free. Warbirds, Classics, Antiques, Homebuilts, Helicopters, and Ultralights. Ping Pong Ball Drop with prizes for Kids 11:15 AM Sponsored by Hector Lions and Newberg Sky Spray. , Ed Newberg , 320-848-2745,

September 18 2016, 8:00 to 12:00, Laq qui Parle MN Fly-In/Drive-IN Breakfast, , Laq qui Parle County Airport ,(KDXX), Breakfast will be served., , ,

September 18 2016, 8:00 to 13:00, Thief River Falls MN Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast, , Thief Rive Falls Regional Airport ,(KTVF), At the NCTC Aviation Campus. Pancakes & Sausage Served hot off the Grill with a Scoop of Ice Cream! By the Local Kiwanis Club. Adults $7.00, Kids 10 and Under $4.50. NCTC Aviation Campus Tours provided by PAMA Students Flight Line Open - Airport Facilities Tours. , , ,

September 24 2016, 7:00 to 16:00, Clinton IA Fly Iowa 2016, www.flyiowa.org/, Clinton County Airport,(KCWI), Clinton County Municipal Airport will be hosting Fly Iowa with a Space County, USA theme to celebrate the countys history in aerospace and aviation. , Chuck McDonald, 515-964-1398,

September 24 2016, 9:00 to 13:00, Eden Prairie MN Chili Cook-Off/Feed & Open House, , Flying Cloud Airport ,(KFCM), At Modern Avionics 9am-1pm. Chili will be judged for taste, after taste, appearance and texture. Please have your chili made ahead of time, heated and in a crock pot when arriving. Please provide a serving ladle. Chili can be brought in at 8:30am. Judging will start at 9am. Modern Avionics will provide the chips, saltines, sour cream, shredded cheese, etc. Everyone is invited to try the chili. The chili is free but we will have a donation basket available and all donations collected will be delivered to the Eden Prairie Food Shelf. , Gloria , 952-941-2783 , gloria@modernaviationscom

September 24 2016, 8:00 to 16:00, Saint Paul MN KSTP Girls in Aviation Day, www.starsofthenorth.org/girls-in-aviation-day.html, Saint Paul Downtown Airport,(KSTP), Girls in Aviation Day is a free event for girls to learn about different careers in aviation and aerospace. Former Black Hawk pilot Elizabeth McCormick with be speaking. Airlines, military, and other industries will be participating., Deanna Kimball , ,

September 24 2016, to , Flying Cloud Airport 13th Annual Air Tour and Poker Run, , Flying Cloud Airport ,(KFCM), Flying Cloud (FCM) to Hutchinson (HCD) to New Ulm (UKM) to Mankato (MKT) to Owatonna (OWA), Ben McQuillan, 612-719-2407, benmcq@MSN.com

September 25 2016, 9:00 to 16:00, Rushford MN SpectaculAir 2016 Warbirds Expo, www.facebook.com/RushfordSpectaculAir, Rushford Municipal Airport,(55Y), SpectaculAir offers an entire day filled with vintage World War II aircraft and classic cars and stories about WWII to give visitors a look back on this very important time in American History. Watch the planes come in in the morning, sign up to take a flight in one of these vintage aircraft, tour the cockpits, listen to speakers tell about the role these aircraft played in the World War. Enjoy beans, brats, burgers and brownies at the Mess Hall, peruse classic cars on display on the tarmac, shop the PX, and maybe even dance to the music of the Cedar Valley Bluegrass Band throughout the day. And then, watch the planes take leave for home at the end of the day. Fly-ins welcome! Come join us! , Carolyn Dunham, 5074584938, spectaculair16@gmail.com

September 26 2016, 11:00 to 15:00, Isle MN Isle Flying Club Open-House, , Isle Airport,(MY72), 1 1/2 miles north of Isle, MN. S.E. side of Lake Mille Lacs. Hot Dogs, Brats,pop available - PIC'S free!! In Conjunction with Lake Country Crusiers 1st annual Fall Colors Cruise at McQuoid's Inn - 3/4 mile South of airport. Uniccom 122.9., , ,

October 8 2016, 9:00 to 12:00, White Bear Lake MN EAA Chapter #745 Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast, , Benson’s Airport ,(6MN9), There is normally 100LL on the airport, but call ahead. , Kim , 763-503-0161,

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