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Aviation Fun Day

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Aviation Fun Day Logo

The Region of Waterloo International Airport community throws open the doors for a fun-filled, free day of demonstrations and displays! 

Grab your comfy shoes and explore the airport on foot. Learn how the aviation industry operates with stops at the Airport’s Terminal Building, Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre, Royal Canadian Air Cadet Youth Development Centre, Great Lakes Helicopter and Flite Line Services.

See airport equipment, vintage aircraft and classic cars; meet pilots from the Canadian Owners & Pilots Association and Recreational Aircraft Association; and take a scenic flight (additional fees apply). Fun for the whole family.

Parking $4.50 per vehicle.

This is a FREE event with the donation of a non-perishable food item in support of the Cambridge Self Help Food Bank and Food Bank of Waterloo Region.

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NEW! WWFC will be showing Living in the Age of Airplanes presented by National GeographicLiving in the Age of Airplanes presented by National Geographic

Join us to see this 40 minute documentary feature about the evolution of airplanes, particularly in the last 100 years. View the trailer for a sneak preview.

Canada 150 Scavenger Hunt!

How to enter:

  1. Get a ballot entry form at any of the participating venues.
  2. Find the six Canada 150 logos as you explore Aviation Fun Day and get your ballot specially stamped at the venue.
  3. Fill out your contact information.
  4. Drop it off at one of the WWFC ballot boxes for your chance to win a Local Scenic Flight! See full contest rules and regulations.

Interested in going on a flight?

WWFC is offering flights for $40/person from 11am-3pm. First come, first serve. If interested, visit the WWFC booth in the main hangar. No pre-registration required.

 

WWFC Aviation Fun Day Silent Auction is back!

Make sure to participate in this year’s SILENT AUCTION where all the proceeds go to Cambridge Self Help Food Bank and Food Bank of Waterloo Region.

If you are interested in donating to the silent auction, please contact us.

Thank you to our amazing community partners for supporting local food banks through your generous donation of goods and/or services!

AME Association of Ontario – T-Shirts.

Art Gallery of Ontario – Two four General Gallery Admissions ($160 value total)

Bingemans Funworx – Two admission tickets for three level play structure ($20 value)

Breslau Flyers COPA Flight 26 – Flight for two. ($130 value)

CAA Guelph – Two pieces of luggage. (Value $135)

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum – Four day passes. ($52 value)

Doon Valley Golf Course – Four golf passes. ($150 value)

Edelweiss Tavern – Four $25 vouchers. ($100 value)

Farm Boy – Cambridge – Gift basket of products & $50 gift card ($100 value)

Great Canadian Superstore – $50 gift card.

Great Lakes Helicopter – Local introductory flight. ($275)

Halton County Radial Railway – Family Pass to museum. ($45 value)

Kitchener Aero – David Clark DCPRO Headset. ($485 value)

KW Surplus – Kids camping kit – sleeping bag & fishing pole. ($40 value)

Locked on Photography – Framed print. ($30 value)

London Airshow – Four general admission passes. ($120 value)

Mission Aviation Fellowship of Canada – MAF Weekend Survivors Kit – Multi use utility tool/knife kit, Swiss Force Maglite, water bottle, bag & four t-shirts (2 kids & 2 adults). ($100 value)

The Museum – Two general admission passes. ($25 value)

Ready Set Fly – Baseball cap. ($20 value)

Region of Waterloo International Airport – Swag bag. ($50 value)

Region of Waterloo Museums – 200 free children’s passes (first come first serve) & Family Prize Pack ($80 value)

Rockway Golf Course – Four golf passes. ($150 value)

Runways Café – Gift voucher. ($25 value)

Sears Travel – Travel voucher ($500 value)

Steam Whistle Brewing – Six passes for tour and tasting. ($75 value)

Waterloo Central Railway – Regular Season Weekday Party Caboose ($400 value)

Waterloo Region Museum – Family pass. ($25 value)

 

Visit the exhibitors at WWFC!

Air Georgian

AME Association of Ontario

Avidrone Aerospace

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

Canadian Aviation Pride

Canadian Women in Aviation

Chartright Airgroup

Conestoga College Aviation – General Arts & Science

Edenvale Classic Aircraft

Great Lakes Helicopter

Halton County Radial Railway

Kitchener Aero

Mission Aviation Fellowship of Canada

Ready Set Fly

Sears Travel

Tiger Boys

University of Waterloo – Aviation

Details

Date:
August 26
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.waterlooairport.ca/en/abouttheairport/aviation-fun-day.asp?_mid_=35752

Venue

Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre
3-4881 Fountain Street N
Breslau,OntarioN0B 1M0Canada
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Phone:
519-648-2213
Website:
https://www.wwfc.ca