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EAA welcomes the holiday season with Christmas in the Air open house on December 2

Free community event will feature musical performances, treats and visit from Santa


EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (November 16, 2023) — The EAA Aviation Museum in Oshkosh will be full of holiday spirit as EAA hosts their annual Christmas in the Air open house from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. on Saturday, December 2.

This community event is free for guests of all ages and will feature performances from local music, choral, and dance groups. Santa Claus will arrive by helicopter (weather permitting) at noon followed by a tree lighting ceremony and photos. Children can also write letters to Santa that he will take with him on his flight back to the North Pole.

Attendees are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item to benefit Father Carr’s Place 2B, and a new, unwrapped toy for the annual Toys for Tots drive.

Christmas in the Air is presented by Festival Foods, with additional support from Arena Americas, Bright Orthodontics, Discover Oshkosh, Faris Gourmet Popcorn, Glow in the Park Indoor Mini Golf, Jersey Mike’s Subs, and Lamers Dairy. Media sponsors include WOSH and WVBO Radio.

Additional information about the event is available at EAA.org/ChristmasintheAir.

About EAA Aviation Museum
The EAA Aviation Museum is located just off Interstate 41 at the Highway 44 exit in Oshkosh. The museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. EAA members receive free museum admission year-round. For more information, call the EAA Aviation Museum at (920) 426-4818 or visit www.EAA.org/museum.

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