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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.

April 2020

EAA Chapter 919 Annual Chili Feed Fly In/Drive In

Sunday, April 25, 2020
8am until gone
Rushfordl Airport (55Y)
Rushford, MN

Robert W Bunke Field
Serving vegetarian, mild, and hot varieties. For more information please contact
Walt Kelly at  507-458-5884.

June 2020

Grand Rapids EAA Chapter 412 Annual Spring Fly-In,
Breakfast and Silent Auction

Saturday, June 6, 2020
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Grand Rapids Regional Airport (GPZ)
Grand Rapids , MN

It will be held in the EAA building, at GPZ, building “L”.  It’s open to the public. Please stop by and visit the members and pilots and enjoy a great breakfast.  Breakfast cost is a free will offering. For more information please contact Larry Daigle, President at 218-244-3056 or email ljdaigle@paulbunyan.net.

Rush City Regional Airport Pancake Fly-In

Sunday, June 14, 2020
8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Rush City Regional Airport (ROS)
Rush City, MN

Warbirds, Vendors, Kids events, Classic Cars, Antique Tractors, Plane Rides, Helicopter Rides, and afternoon Food. For more information please contact Susan Hochstatter at 320-358-4743 or email shochstatter@ci.rush-city.mn.us.

Rush City Regional Airport Pancake Fly-In

Sunday, June 14, 2020
8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Buffalo Municipal Airport (KCFE)
Buffalo, MN

Food! Cars! Airplanes!

Pancake breakfast hosted by EAA Chapter 878, serving 7:30 am to noon, in the hangar of West Metro Aviation, free meal for PIC. Pancakes, sausage and eggs. See www.878.eaachapter.org.

Wright County Car Club, 38th annual car show, 9 am to 2 pm, cars displayed on airport property.

For more information please contact Wayne Flury at 763-670-6021,or email wflury@outlook.com

Lake Air Flying Club Annual Fly In Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, June 20th, 2020
7:30 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Moose Lake Airport (MZH)
Moose Lake, MN

PIC Eat Free! For more information please contact Larry Peterson at 218-485-4441.

Crystal Airport Open House & Fly-In

Saturday, June 20th, 2020 7-11 p.m.:
DJ Show & Karaoke Finals (food, wine, & beer)

Sunday, June 21, 2020
8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Crystal, MN

Father's Day Fly-In Schedule
8:00 am -noon:Crystal Lion Club Pancake Breakfast featuring Papa's Cafe Pancake Batter $8 per person; 3 and under free.

9:00am - 3 p.m: Aircraft and other displays airplane & helicopter rides, children's activities, craft, vendors, concessions & Cadybeth Craft & Gift Shows.

Thanks to the generous support of the Brooklyn Center American Legion, Crystal Lions Club, Crystal VFW, Elks Lodge, Osseo American Legion, West Metro Fire Relief Association, West Metro VFW Post 7051, and the Westphal American Legion.

For more information please contact Julie Deshler at 612-306-5808, email julie.deshler@crystalmn.gov, or www.crystalairportopenhouse.com.

Redwood Falls Rotary Club 42nd Annual Rotary
Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

8 a.m. to noon
Sunday, June 28, 2020
Redwood Falls Municipal Airport (KRWF)
Redwood Falls, MN

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.

August 2020

EAA Chapter 965, Aitkin Flyers,
Annual Pancake Breakfast Fly-In / Drive-In

8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 2, 2020
Aitkin Airport (AIT)
Aitkin, MN

Breakfast will be served from 8:00 a.m until 12:00 noon and will feature  either the famous wild rice or regular pancakes.  Brats will be served from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m..

The date has been changed from the traditional last Sunday in June to August 2nd to coincide with Aitkin Riverboat Days.

For more information please contact Pete Dunn at 218-927-4104 or pdadventurenorth@gmail.com

2020 Paynesville Airshow Fly-In

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 9, 2020
Paynesville Airport (KPEX)
Paynesville, MN

Free lunch to PIC For more information go to the Paynesville airshow website www.pexfriends.com

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: