The Weekender: Camp-Outs And Candy Drops


The Weekender’s calendar is filling up with family-friendly events for every region as found on three-day weekend awaits at the Flying Heritage Festival at Moraine Airpark just south of Dayton. Arrive Friday for on-field camping, and join the crowd for dinner and a movie at dark. Saturday will feature breakfast, forums, an afternoon poker run and an evening dinner and movie.

Also Saturday in Carlisle, Arkansas, Central Arkansas Sport Flyers (EAA UL Chapter 122) will host its fly-in breakfast. Good weather will bring in more than 30 aircraft including rotorcraft, ultralight, light sport, experimental, vintage and amphibian models.

Garrett County Airport in Maryland welcomes all to its annual Wings and Wheels Fly-In on Saturday. Plenty of airplanes and classic cars will be on display along with RC aircraft demonstrations and a 1 p.m. candy drop.

The Fifth Annual Erie Air Fair in Colorado will take place Saturday, featuring static displays for antique and newer aircraft, rides in airplanes and helicopters, local vendors, a beer and wine garden, kids’ zone and live music.