WAAAM  

1600 Air Museum Rd.

Hood River, OR 97031

 

(541) 308-1600


Open Daily 9 - 5

Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day

 

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Fly-in

Official poster for the 2013 Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum Fly-In. Annual Hood River Fly-In

(Pilots! Click here.) Come celebrate WAAAM's Birthday with style.

Our Fly-In attracts hundreds of people each year and is a great way to see old aircraft fly and meet the awesome people who fly them.

What to know:

—Always the Weekend After Labor Day (September 6 & 7, 2014)

—See hundreds of Planes, Food, Fun, Plane Rides and more!

Check out last year's 2013 schedule of events below to get a feel for the event. 2014 schedule coming soon!

Important pilot information is located here.

Official poster for the 2013 Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum Fly-In. Annual Hood River Fly-In

(Pilots! Click here.) Come celebrate WAAAM's Birthday with style.

Our Fly-In attracts hundreds of people each year and is a great way to see old aircraft fly and meet the awesome people who fly them.

What to know:

—Always the Weekend After Labor Day (September 6 & 7, 2014)

—See hundreds of Planes, Food, Fun, Plane Rides and more!

Check out last year's 2013 schedule of events below to get a feel for the event. 2014 schedule coming soon!

Important pilot information is located here.

2013 Schedule of Events

General Information:

Saturday, September 7th

Activities

Hours

Lions Club Pancake Breakfast - Event admission required. (Enjoy pancakes, sausage, eggs, OJ and coffee.)

 

8:00 a.m.

Museum and Fly-in open.

 

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Book signing by author Marc Paulsen.

 

10:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.

Lunch - GOOD FOOD

 

11:a.m. - 4:00p.m.

Beer Garden opens.

 

11:00 a.m.

1912 Parker-Curtiss Pusher Rollout. Meet-n-Greet with members of the Parker Pusher Restoration Crew.

 

1:00 p.m.

Book signing by author John Trudel.

 

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Book signing by authors Pat and Ron Forman.

 

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cutting the Birthday Cake! WAAAM is 6 years old!

 

2:00 p.m.

Peoples Choice Voting Closes

 

3:00 p.m.

Awards Dinner/Silent Auction: Tri-Tip Dinner Tickets $20 (Catering by the Westside Volunteer Fire Department. Dinner music by "Sax Appeal.")

 

6:00 p.m.

Take a flight in a 1928 biplane, an airplane or a helicopter, prices vary.

 

All Day

Movie

9:00 p.m.

Aircraft arriving and departing throughout the day.

 

Sunday, September 8th

Activities

Hours

Aircraft usually start departing after breakfast so don't be late!

Lions Club Pancake Breakfast starts - Event admission required. (Enjoy pancakes, sausage, eggs, OJ and coffee.)

 

8:00 a.m.

Museum opens.
(Most visiting planes leave in the morning after a hearty Lions Breakfast.)

 

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

WAAAM's antique airplanes go flying!

Command-Aire OX-5

9:00 a.m.

Lunch - GOOD FOOD

 

11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Take a flight in a 1928 biplane, an airplane or a helicopter, prices vary.

 

All Day

WAAAM's antique airplanes go flying!

WACO ATO, UBF-2, and YPF

 

2:00 p.m.

Planes Everywhere. Bring the Family!!

   

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Events Calendar  

June

June 14 - Second Saturday - Gliders and the world of Silent Flight

June 21 - Model T Driving School

June 23 to 26 - WAAAM Camp

July

July 12 - Traffic Jam  - A Car Show and Swap Meet, WAAAM Style

July 19 - Model T Driving School

August

August 9 - Second Saturday - Motorcycles and Vintage Snowmobiles

August 16 - Model T Driving School

Full Calendar

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Join Us for the WAAAM Traffic Jam!

July 12, 2014

 Come to the 2014 WAAAM Traffic Jam!

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Announcing the WAAAM Annual Auto & Aero Swap Meet.

July 12

Enjoy a great museum and a swap meet all in one place.

Buy - Sell - Trade - Enjoy

Click here for registration forms.

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Join Us for the Annual Hood River Fly-In!

September 6 & 7, 2014

Register when you arrive.

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Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum

Antique Airplanes   •  Antique Automobiles

Where Oregon and Washington meet, at the Columbia River Gorge.

It's worth the trip!