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All Ages FUN27

We are proud to collaborate with the Airport to bring some extra activities and aircraft to their annual Aviation Fun Day. Get up close to vintage and modern aircraft, meet jet pilots, and see the airplanes they operate! Pick the winner of friendly competitions between Canadian Forces Snowbirds and CF-18 pilots, technicians, Cadets, and YOU! Learn marshal signals, hear pilot stories firsthand, or plan to take a ride in an aircraft listed below!

Canadian Forces Snowbirds, CF-18 Demo Team, Canadian Harvard Aerobatic Team, and Waterloo Warbirds aircraft will all be on static display between 10AM – 4PM.

STATIC DISPLAYS Saturday, June 27th | 10AM – 4PM

Please Note: There is no air show between 10AM and 4PM on Saturday. The focus is on opportunities for attendees to experience a connection with aviation for themselves through personal engagement, direct interactions with performers, close proximity to static aircraft displays, and friendly competitions with performers.
Pets are not permitted. Service dogs welcome.

AIRCRAFT RIDE PROGRAM Saturday, June 27th | 10AM – 4PM


North American Harvard IIB

The legendary trainer that helped train WWII pilots as part of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan (BCATP), the Harvard is a legend and a true pilot maker. Now you can fly in one and experience history right from the cockpit!

Flight Price: TBA

Douglas C-47 Dakota

The C-47 had many WWII capabilities, including dropping paratroopers and supplies, evacuating the wounded, troop transportation, and glider towing. The C-47 is also known as one of the types of planes that took part in D-Day. This is your chance to fly in such an iconic piece of history!

Flight Price: TBA

Cessna 172

The most popular aircraft ever built, the Cessna 172 is a plane used for everything from pilot training to private aircraft ownership. Take a flight and experience first-hand the plane that kicks off many pilots’ careers!

Flight Price: TBA


How many opportunities in life do you get to fly in a helicopter!? Now is your chance to scratch it off your bucket list with a short flight from Great Lakes Helicopters!

Flight Price: TBA