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❅ Free from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Starting at 12 p.m.
❅ Santa Arrives by Helicopter
❅ Tree Lighting Ceremony by Santa
❅ Photos with Santa Sponsored by Bank First
❅ Write Letters to Santa Sponsored by Renewal by Anderson
❅ Visit the Sweet Shoppe for Cookies and Milk Presented by Festival Foods
with support from Insomnia Cookies & Lamers Dairy
❅ Holiday-Themed Scavenger Hunt
❅ Local Dance, Music, and Choral Performance Groups
Celebrate the holidays with EAA’s annual Christmas in the Air, a FREE community and family event for all ages at the EAA Aviation Museum!
Roam the museum to enjoy the holiday decorations throughout the exhibits. Enjoy local music, choral, and dance groups performing on various stages including Julie’s Touch of Silver! Other activities include writing letters to Santa, enjoying cookies and milk, and a holiday-themed scavenger hunt.
Amidst all the fun, do not miss the arrival of Santa Claus as he flies in by helicopter at noon to visit with all of the children! Have your picture taken with Santa, or take your own family photos in staged areas throughout the museum.
Donations of unwrapped toys for Toys for Tots or non-perishable food goods for Father Carr’s Place are greatly appreciated. All events and museum admission are free from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.