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October Open Airplane Afternoon, Cruise In & Fly In
October 4, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hosted by Antietam Brewery Western Maryland Pkwy, Whistle Punk Farm Food Truck and Hagerstown Aviation Museum
Join us for our October Open Airplane Afternoon, Cruise In & Fly In 2020
Sunday, October 4th 11am to 4pm
You are invited to bring your show car, truck, military vehicle, motorcycle, etc to the cruise in. $5 donation per vehicle! All proceeds go directly towards the Hagerstown Aviation Museum. Please arrive by 10am for the cruise-in.
Bring the family to the museum’s Open Airplane Afternoon at the Hagerstown Regional Airport and walk through the museum’s Fairchild C-82 and C-119 Flying Boxcars. New addition: See the museum’s 1956 Fairchild C-123K Provider. The C-123 arrived at the Hagerstown Regional Airport by truck in December and has now been reassembled for the public to walk through. See other museum aircraft such as the 1919 Bellanca CE, 1928 Kreider Reisner KR-31 biplane, Fairchild 22, 24 and PT-26. All of these aircraft were built in Hagerstown!
You are invited to relive history with an open cockpit flight experience in the museum’s 1943 Fairchild PT-19 WWII Trainer. Flights are available for a $150 donation. PT-19 flights start at 10am. Sign up at the museum gift shop trailer or call for more info.
We will also have Whistle Punk Farm Food Truck cooking throughout the event and Antietam Brewery Western Maryland Pkwy pouring some suds!
See airport activity up-close; with planes taking off and landing. FREE admission/donations appreciated. Museum merchandise, books, toys, DVDs, hats and T-shirts for sale.
This is an outdoor event. Please follow current social distancing recommendations. Masks are required when social distancing cannot be maintained. Please do not attend if you are experiencing any Covid19 symptoms or have had recent contact with someone with Covid19.
For event info call: (301) 733-8717 and check the museum Facebook page. Website: www.hagerstownaviationmuseum.org
Event location: 14211 Basore Dr., Hagerstown. Behind Tony’s Pizza. Follow the signs.