Aviation Comes Alive

The EAA Aviation Museum is far from a dusty archive. It's alive and vibrant with speakers, movies, special events, and more.

Family Flight Fest

Saturday, March 2 & Sunday, March 3, 2019 | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. | EAA Aviation Museum, Oshkosh

Kick off springtime by discovering the exciting world of aviation at EAA Family Flight Fest! This weekend-long event is a great chance for families to get out of the house and have a total BLAST at the EAA Aviation Museum.

From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, the museum’s younger visitors can enjoy a variety of fun, hands-on activities that will educate and spark their curiosity in flight.

  • Experience the thrill of flying in the Wright Flyer simulator
  • Parachute an egg safely to the ground in the “Houston, We May Have an Omelet” egg drop challenge
  • Build your own specially designed paper airplane and launch it through various targets
  • Explore the museum in the Stamp Scavenger Hunt
  • Watch radio-controlled airplane and model-making demonstrations
  • Free Flight and RC air show at 1 p.m.
  • Enjoy hands-on activities and exhibits in the KidVenture Gallery
  • Assemble and fly a balsa glider you can keep
  • Watch kid-friendly movies in the Hilton Aviation Theater

All of the above activities are included with regular museum admission the day of the event (below). Lunch will be available for purchase each day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

EAA Members


Adults (18+)


Seniors (62+)


Veterans and Active Duty


Students (6-17)


Children (5 and under)


Family Rate


For more information, please call Bob Campbell at 920-426-4815.
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