EVENTS AT THE CHAMPAIGN AVIATION MUSEUM
We regularly host events, both private and public. This calendar shows upcoming events. To book an event please visit the booking page.
Special Events at the Museum
Lecture: The Dayton
Thursday, April 16 | 1:00pm
This lecture is about the top-secret code breaking machines designed and built by NCR during World War II. A 50 year secret!
8th Annual Gala
Saturday, May 16, 2020 | 5:30pm
Guest speaker Col. Mark Tillman, USAF (ret) and Air Force One Pilot who flew President Bush on the day of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Tickets are going fast - get yours today!
Lecture: Pearl Harbor
Thursday, May 21 | 1:00pm
This lecture is about the events before, during, and after the surprise attack on the US naval base in Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. The attack was the start of WWII for
the United States.
Lecture: The Women's Army Corps in WWII
Thursday, June 18 | 1:00pm
This lecture is about the history of the WAAC/WAC during WWII from its pre-war roots to V-J Day. It describes the experiences of the first "Lady GIs."
Remembrance Day Ceremony
Saturday, Oct. 10 | 11:00am
To honor all USAAF Airmen who served in WWII. Relatives and friends can honor their service men by participating in the ceremony and reading the Airman's name and Military Service Record. These names will be entered into the Roll of Honor and will be a lasting tribute to WWII Airmen who served in the Army Air Corps/Army Air Force and become a permanent part of the Champaign Aviation Museum, flying with the B-17 wherever it goes.