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Christmas in the Air

Celebrate the holidays with EAA’s annual Christmas in the Air, a free community event for all ages!

Christmas in the Air

Christmas in the Air
Saturday, December 7, 2019, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Stir up your holiday cheer with a special family event at the EAA Aviation Museum. Roam the museum to enjoy the holiday decorations throughout the exhibits. Enjoy local musical, choral, and dance groups performing on various stages including Julie’s Touch of Silver in their holiday revue! Other activities include writing letters to Santa, cookies and milk, and face painting.

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.

All events and museum admission is free between 10am and 3pm. Donations of unwrapped toys for Toys for Tots or non-perishable food goods for the Oshkosh Food Pantry are greatly appreciated.


Breakfast with Santa – tickets to be released in November

Enjoy an all-you-can eat pancake breakfast before Christmas in the Air begins! Beat the crowds, have your photo taken with Santa, and receive a special gift!

Breakfast with Santa takes place at the EAA Aviation Museum on December 7 from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.


For updates on schedules, activities and Breakfast with Santa tickets, click “Going” on our Christmas in the Air Facebook event!



Supporting Sponsors
Grant Thornton   Ascension


Media Sponsors

     WVBO        


A FREE community event – donations of nonperishable food items and unwrapped holiday gifts are welcome, to benefit the Oshkosh Area Community Pantry and Toys for Tots.

food pantry Toys for Tops

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