Featuring the Most Touchable Warbirds in Texas and Using the Magic of Flight to Inspire our Community!
We offer many opportunities for community and youth education and discovery. Here are Fort Worth Aviation Museum’s signature events, recurring every year.
First Flight Day Celebration – January 13, 2018
Takes place on the 2nd Saturday of January to commemorate the first powered flight in Fort Worth on January 12, 1911. Activities include presentations and activities for young and old at First Flight Park in Fort Worth in the morning, followed by the Wings Award presentation and reception in the afternoon at the museum. READ MORE
Wings Awards – January 13, 2018
Hops and Props – April 28, 2018
The last Saturday in April we hold this aircraft fly in and craft beer festival with, music, food and fun. Airplane rides are also available. READ MORE
Sponsorship opportunites available. Call 817-291-6101 for details.
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Summer Programs – STEM Program for Boys and Girls being planned for late July and August (details soon) –
National Aviation Day – August 19, 2018
Alliance Air Show – October 13-14, 2018
We are partners in the air show Discovery Zone area that presents multiple opportunities for young and old to learn and discover a variety of aviation related activities and experiences.
BroncoFest XII – 2019
Every two years we hold a reunion and gathering for the North American Rockwell OV-10 community. It is a four day event celebrating all things Bronco and includes an awards dinner to recognize members of the museum staff and OV-10 community for their activities and accomplishments. The next gathering will be in 2019. BroncoFest is open to all interested parties.
Group Gaggle – Third Saturday of the month at 11:30 AM
Every third Saturday of the month we hold an all hands meeting for volunteers and members to learn about current museum developments and upcoming events. Presentations are often given and a free lunch is served.
We are frequent participants in a variety of parades using our OH-58 Kiowa as a float. Our primary appearances are; Fort Worth’s Veteran’s Day, Gainesville’s Medal of Honor parade and Fort Worth’s holiday Parade of Lights.