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2017 EVENTS:

International Women’s Air & Space Museum
Click here to learn about all their events.

The 3rd Friday of each month, starting around 6:30 the Discover Aviation Flying Club will again host cookouts this summer in the DAC hangar at the Lorain County Airport, off of Russia Rd, All are welcome! Wonderful opportunity to share in the camaraderie of your fellow aviation enthusiasts or just a good excuse to hang out at an airport for a bit!

Here are some events coming up in August and beyond.
(note – Young Eagle rides are free airplane rides for kids ages 8-17. Parent or guardian must be present)

Friday, August 18th – Discover Aviation Cookout at the Lorain County Airport, starting around 6:30
Come hang at the hangar and enjoy burgers, hot dogs, and great company! Pop & water provided but you are welcome to BYOB. This month’s cookout will coincide with the flying club meeting. If you have ever considered how to get into or back into flying but don’t have your own airplane, come check us out!!

Friday & Saturday, August 18th and August 19th – D-Day Conneaut – WWII reenactment
America’s premier living history event! Visit for information

Saturday, August 19th – Astronomy Night – Hosted by the Women in Aviation Cleveland at the Lorain County Airport
Star gaze with the whole family! Cookout at 6, Movie “Hidden Figures” at 7, Stargazing the Night Sky at 9
Bring your own telescope or use ours – contact for more info

Saturday, August 19th – EAA 1600 Fly-in Pancake Breakfast in Delaware, OH. Breakfast cooked to order from 8-10!

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 18-20 EAA Chapter 846 RAF Fly-in & Fly-Out to Butler (kBPT)

Saturday, August 19th Young Eagle Rally at Burke Lakefront Airport. This falls two weekends before the Cleveland National Air Show. It will provide a great opportunity to expose kids to aviation and maybe drum up additional interest in EAA chapters.

Monday, August 21st – Eclipse in Edgewater Park, Cleveland from 12:30-4:00
Come watch the solar eclipse, peaking at 2:28! All sorts of vendors and fun!

Friday, Sept. 1IWASM Corks in the Concourse. Check website for details.

Labor Day weekend – Cleveland National Air Show Burke Lakefront Airport

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, September 15-17 Chapter 1247 Ford Tri-Motor rides, Liberty Aviation Museum (KPCW)

Saturday, September 16, 2017 Flyro Gyro Fly-in and Young Eagle Rally at Discover Aviation Center Lorain County Regional Airport.

Saturday, October 7 Chapter 50 Oktoberfest & Fly-In & Young Eagle Flights
Hinde Airfield (88D) by the Pond, kid and adult activities & FOOD!

Sunday, Oct. 8thChapter 846 Fly-Out to MyPlace Fly-In, 8 am-3 pm

Thursday, October 12 Chapter 846 Meeting-Tailwheel vs. Tricycle gear considerations,
7 pm, Wadsworth Skypark (15G)

Saturday, October 14 Chapter 1247 EOIA Airport Chili Fly-In, Young Eagles (KPCW)

Sunday, October 22 HAAR/Chapter 582 Chili and Franks Fly In

Saturday, Nov. 4IWASM Book Sale & Pancake Breakfast. Check website for details.

Friday, November 10 EAA Chapter 50 Fall Banquet

Saturday, Nov. 11 IWASM WOW Conference. Check website for details.

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017 EAA Chapter 1252 annual Christmas party. Details as they become available.

2017 Calendar of Events

October 7 – Chapter 50 Oktoberfest & Fly-In & Young Eagle Flights
Hinde Airfield (88D) by the Pond, kid and adult activities & FOOD!

November 10 – Chapter 50 Fall Banquet