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Fly-Ins and Events

Fly-Ins and Events

To list a fly-in or event on this page email the Office of Aeronautics at: aeroinfo.dot@state.mn.us

June 2019

Lake Air Flying Club Annual Pancake Breakfast Fly-In

Saturday, June 15, 2019
7:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Moose Lake Airport (MZH)
Moose Lake, MN
PICs eat free! For more information please contact Larry Peterson at (218) 485-4441

EAA Chapter #745 Fly-in/Drive-in

June 15, 2019
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Benson's Airport (6MN9)
5860 Highway 61 North
White Bear Lake MN 55110
Open House, coffee, donuts & burgers. Stop in for some free coffee and doughnuts in the morning and hamburgers noonish.Kim: 763-503-0161 Airport: 651-429-0315. Runway is dry and has been rolled several times, so it is “better”.

Father’s Day Pancake Breakfast

Sunday, June 16, 2019
7:00AM - NOON
Dodge Center Airport (KTOB )
Dodge Center , MN

PIC eats free.  For information please contact Tom Hall at 507-282-9682. 

Father's Day fly-in

June 16, 2019
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Cambridge Municipal Airport (KCBG)
3525 Airport Way Cambridge MN 55008
.40 cents per gal. fuel discount day of event
EAA chapter 237 sponsoring Young Eagles Rides for youth ages 8-18
Cambridge Lions pancake breakfast
Warbirds, Home-builts, Antiques, Ultralights, Giant scale R/C airplanes, Cambridge First res-ponders
Field closed 12:00/12:30 for R/C demo flights
For more info contact Lex Cralley 763-458-8701
Flyer at: www.ci.cambridge.mn.us

EAA Chapter 307 Annual Father’s Day Chicken Que

June 16, 2019
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Holland Airpark (36WI)
Holmen, Wisconsin
On Father’s Day June 16th 2019, come and enjoy the best BBQ chicken available at EAA Chapter 307’s famous annual Chicken Que on Holland Airpark (36WI) which is 9 NM north of Lacrosse WI. We have 3200 ft of paved runway in perfect condition. Come on June 16th 2019 starting at noon until gone. PIC eats free but donations appreciated. For more information contact Keith Klos at 608-780-6378 or keithklos@msn.com. CTAF 122.9.

Father's Day Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, June 16, 2019
7:00 AM - Noon
Stanton Airfield (SYN)
Corner of Highways 19 & 56
Sponsored by Stanton Airfield and Cannon Falls Lions. Pancakes, sausage, eggs, milk, juice, coffee, $2 Raffle for FREE glider ride, classic cars, fire trucks, farm equipment, $10 adults, $5 Ages 5-12, under 5 free.

Crystal Open House & Fly-In

Sunday, June 16, 2019
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Crystal Airport (KMIC)
Crystal, MN
FATHER’S DAY FLY-IN SCHEDULE
8:00 AM – Noon Crystal Lions Club Pancake Breakfast featuring Papa’s Cafe Pancake Batter ($7 per person; 3 and under free)
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Vendors, Crafts and Concessions
Airplane and Helicopter Rides ($40-$60 per)
Displays and Aircraft: North Memorial EMS, Vintage T-6, West Metro Fire-Rescue, Three Rivers Park District, Crystal Police Department, Metro Airports Commission, Hennepin County Sheriff Department
For more information: julie.deshler@crystalmn.gov, 612-306-5808, www.crystalairportopenhouse.com

Top Bun Burger Baskets Fly-In / Drive In

Thursday, June 20, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Range Regional Airport (HIB)
Hibbing, MN

Just for the fun of it! Evening fly-ins through out the summer and early fall.  For more information please cont

Wells-Wings and Wheels- Fly-In Breakfast
and Classic Car Show

Sunday, June 23, 2019
7:00AM – 12:00pm (noon)
Wells Municipal Airport (68Y)
Wells, MN

Breakfast includes Pancakes, French Toast, Ham, Eggs to Order, Coffee, Milk and Juice.
PIC eats free!

Free Admission to Car Show, sponsored by Harry’s Hawks Club, and Torque Addicts Car Club
Aviation Fuel Available

For more Information please contact Wells Aviation 507-553-3100

Lions Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, June 23, 2019
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fairmont Airport KFRM
Fairmont, MN
Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage and beverages. Adults $8 children 6 to 10 $5 Pilot in command eat free.
Contact Wayne Kahler 507-236-3604

41st Annual Rotary Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

Sunday, June 23, 2019
8:00 AM – Noon
Redwood Falls Municipal Airport (KRWF)
Sponsored by the Redwood Falls Rotary Club
Free breakfast to command pilots-Ultra-lite Aircraft and Home Built Aircraft Invited. General Aviation aircraft may purchase avgas at a $0.30 per gallon discount during the event. For more information, please contact: Redwood Falls Municipal Airport 507-430-8872 or check them out on Facebook under Redwood Falls Rotary. The SDSU Flying Jacks- aviation students will be there helping pump fuel and park aircraft.

Wings and Wheels over Wadena Pancake Breakfast
Fly-In / Drive-In

Saturday, June 29, 2019
7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Wadena (KADC)
Wadena, MN

PIC eats free
Airplane rides, vintage aircraft,static displays, bounce houses, RC airplane demonstrations, children’s raffle. 
 $1000.00 Grand prize raffle, guns,tools, home goods and more!!!!  Tickets on sale day of event. For more information please contact Dano Ostrander at danoostrander21@outlook.com. 

KAIT EAA Chapter 965 Wild Rice Pancake Fly-In

Sunday, June 30, 2019
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Aitkin Municipal Airport (KAIT)
Aitkin, MN
Come and enjoy aviation displays and activities that include Flight Simulators, DNR Fire Fighting Aircraft and Equipment, Medivac Helicopters, Drone building and flying, meet the 99’s and Women in Aviation, learn about scholarship opportunities, sign up for Young Eagle Flights, enjoy the kids creation stations, check out Exciting types of Aircraft and don’t forget the famous Wildrice Pancake Breakfast! You can also view Classic Cars, Motorcycles, Tractors and Snomobiles. Put June 30th on your Calendar. For information please contact Jackie Brix at 612-600-1230 (text or call), or AitkinFlyers@gmail.com

Granite City Days Annual Breakfast Fly-In

Sunday, June 30, 2019
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM (In Hanger 2)
St. Cloud Regional Airport (STC)
St. Cloud, MN
The St. Cloud Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol welcome all for a pancake and sausage breakfast in Hangar 2 at the St. Cloud Regional Airport.  Breakfast is free for fly-in pilots, $7.50 for other adults and $4.50 for children 5-12.  During this time, the public is welcome to walk around on the airport tarmac and see a variety of aircraft and airport equipment on display.  The St. Cloud Antique Auto Club, aka "Pantowners" host a classic, collector car show as well. For more information please contact Brooke Ziwicki at ziwicki4@gmail.com.

Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

Sunday, June 30, 2019
7:00 AM – Noon
Houston County Airport (CHU) – 2 miles south of Caledonia, MN
Pancakes, eggs, sausage, beverages. $7 PIC Free. Airplane rides $35 or $90 for a group of three. Any questions contact Brian McCarty, cell 507-429-6948 or email (preferred).

July 2019

Pope County Flyers' 42nd Annual Fly-In Breakfast

July 6, 2019
7:00 AM - Noon
Starbuck Airport (D32)
Starbuck, Minnesota
PIC's free. Chris Cakes pancakes, sausage & beverage. Camp under your wings. For info call Mary Jo Brown 320-760-7749 or Don Lilienthal 320-760-3033.

Austin Morning Lions Club Breakfast Fly-In

Sunday, July 7, 2019
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Austin Municipal Airport (AUM)
Austin, MN
Breakfast Pancakes, SPAM, sausage, milk, coffee, and juice $6.00 per person age six and over, Pilots in Charge – Free. For more information contact Taggert Medgaarden at 507-440-6596.

Emmetsburg Kiwanis Flight Breakfast

July 7, 2019
7:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Emmetsburg, IA Airport (DOT Freq. 122.800)
Serving Pancakes, Omelettes, Sausage, & Drink
Pilots eat free

Lakeville Lions (LVN) Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, July 14
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Lakeville Airport (LVN) PIC’s eat free! Commemorative Air Force war birds on display including the B-25, SNJ, BT-13 and PT-22. War bird rides available. For information contact Gary Stinar at GS1537943@integra.net or 612-280-6614.

Hallock Fly in Breakfast

July 14, 2019
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Hallock Muncipal Airport (KHCO)
Pancakes, Scrambled Eggs, Sausages, Juice, Coffee. Proceeds benefit Bearcat Facoff Hockey Booster Club. DOOR PRIZES! PIC EAT FREE! CHEAP FUEL! For more information contact: Shawna 218-988-2759

Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

July 20, 2019
7:00 AM - Noon
Henning Municipal Airport (05Y)
Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage Breakfast 7 AM till Noon. PIC eat free! Air rides and door prizes. EAAA Chapter 1065.

Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, July 21, 2019
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Benson Municipal Airport (BBB)
Benson, MN
Benson Gymnastics Club pancake and sausage flight breakfast. PIC free. Any questions contact Kurt Flegel 320-760-0458.

Top Bun Burger Baskets Fly-In / Drive In

Thursday, July 25, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Range Regional Airport (HIB)
Hibbing, MN

Just for the fun of it! Evening fly-ins through out the summer and early fall.  For more information please contact Barrett Ziemer at (218) 262-3452.

Olivia Lions Fly-In Breakfast

July 28, 2019
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Olivia Regional Airport (KOVL)
Pilots-in-Command eat free! Breakfast includes eggs, sausage, pancakes, coffee, milk, juice. This is the final day of the Olivia Corn Capital Days celebration which includes Saturday events in Nester Park: A Corn Feed at Noon with free entertainment, Arts and Crafts in the Park all day and a 120-unit Corn Capital Days Parade at 3 pm. Contact Rich Haugen 320-522-2115 richard.haugen@yahoo.com


August 2019

Longville Flyers Fly-In Breakfast

August 4, 2019
8:00 AM - Noon
Longville Municipal Airport (KXVG)
Longville, MN
Antique cars, cheap 100LL, and we are told the best hospitality, organization and ‘cakes for miles around! Please join us for a morning of fun!

Lac qui Parle County Airport Fly In Breakfast

August 11, 2019
8:00 AM - Noon
Lac qui Parle County Airport (KDXX)
Madison, Minnesota
PIC eat free!

Top Bun Burger Baskets Fly-In / Drive In

Thursday, August 15, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Range Regional Airport (HIB)
Hibbing, MN

Just for the fun of it! Evening fly-ins through out the summer and early fall.  For more information please contact Barrett Ziemer at (218) 262-3452.

Boyceville Airport Booster Club’s Annual Pancake Breakfast

Sunday, August 18, 2019
7:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Boyceville Municipal Airport (3T3)
Boyceville, Wisconsin
Fly, Drive of walk on over to the Boyceville Airport Booster Club's Annual Pancake Breakfast. Come enjoy a breakfast of hot pancakes, eggs, sausage and drinks. your support helps us fund another year of youth aviation education and aviation scholarships. Kids Candy drop at 11AM, live music and more. Unicom 122.8 RWY 08/26.

EAA Chapter 642 Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

August 18, 2019
7:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Mankato, MN Regional Airport {KMKT}
PIC’s and Children 5 and under FREE. Homemade Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage, Coffee, Milk & Juice. Live Music. Funds are used to award scholarships. More info call: 507-388-3222 Gary Tyson gary@garytyson.com

Shell Lake Breakfast Fly-In / Drive-In

7:30 AM -11:30 AM
Saturday, August 31, 2019
Shell Lake Wisconsin, KSSQ
Shell Lake, WI

Sponsored by Lake Pointe Aero Club, Pancakes,sausage, beverage, Pilots $8, children 5 and under free,
Held during Shell Lake Town and Country days celebration.  Lots of activities going on in nearby Shell Lake.
For more information please contact Gerry Winch, at 715-296-3638.

Glencoe EAA Chapter 92 Annual Sweet Corn and Brat Fly In/ Drive In

Glencoe Municipal Airport (GYL)
Saturday, August 31, 2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Young Eagle rides 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
PIC’s eat free
For more info call 320-583-8367 or 952-412-6433


September 2019

4th Annual "Grass is a Gas" Aviators Polker Run

Saturday, September 7, 2019
Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD)
Depart KBRD, fly to 4 grass strips in any order, Hill City (07Y), Bowstring (9Y0), Remer (52Y), East Gull Lake (9Y2), and return to Brainerd, a total of approximately 160 NM. Pickup a sealed envelope with one playing card in each location and reveal your hand when you return to Brainerd. Great fun, socializing at every stop, sometimes even food! Registration opens at 07:30, preflight briefing at 08:15 Wheels up at any time thereafter, must return to KBRD and check in by 13:30 to be in the running. Great prizes for the top 3 hands, special prize for any 5 of a kind hand. Many door prizes, everyone goes home with something! Event is 100% FREE. Fuel discounts from NorthPoint Aviation. Registration limited to two hands per aircraft, 52 hands total, first come first served. Please Note: Registration strictly limited to 52 total hands. Last year we were at 46 hands. Be there early to assure your spot! Come fly the beautiful lakes area with us!

Top Bun Burger Baskets Fly-In / Drive In

Thursday, September 19, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Range Regional Airport (HIB)
Hibbing, MN

Just for the fun of it! Evening fly-ins through out the summer and early fall.  For more information please contact Barrett Ziemer at (218) 262-3452.

Mora Lions Breakfast Fly-In

Saturday, September 21, 2019
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Mora Airport (KJMR)
Hibbing, MN
For more information contact Joe Kolhgraf at 612-390-8217.



Safety Seminars

For general aviation safety seminars go to faasafety.gov

If your EAA Chapter, Flying Club, Pilots Association or other group would like a safety presentation at one of your meetings contact the FAA Safety Team Managers:


Airport Manager Addresses

Below is a list of of airport manager addresses Excel format for your fly-in mailing