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Flight Family Festival

August 25 @ 7:30 pm - August 27 @ 5:00 pm

Cost Varied

Flight Family Festival

Celebrate Flight with us at The Leonardo.
3 days of special Flight-related activities.


Event Schedule

Friday, August 25th – The Leonardo After Dark: Red Eye (21+)

  • FREE for members
  • $15 for non-members

Saturday, August 26th – Sunday, August 27th

  • Activities are included with general admission tickets
  • General Admission is FREE for members

Our Flight Family Festival takes off with The Leonardo After Dark: Red Eye, an evening of special flight-related activities, music, dancing, and our In-flight Theater. Food and beverages are available. Tickets for The Leonardo After Dark: Red Eye are FREE for members and $15 for non-members. The event is restricted to adults 21 years of age or older.

The weekend of fun continues Saturday and Sunday, August 26–27 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm with plenty of activities for the entire family.

Planned activities include:

Saturday, August 26th

Outdoor Activities Schedule

  • Trebuchet  |  10:30am–3:00pm
  • Paper Rockets  |  10:30am–5:00pm
  • Art of Combustion  |  2:30pm
  • Drone Checkout  |  3:30pm–5:00pm (Activities subject to change without prior notification)
  • Experimental Aviation Association Displays  |  All Day
  • Aviation artifact viewing including nose art, flight jackets, and instrument panels  |  All Day

Indoor Activities Schedule

  • Aeronautical Chart Matching  |  10:00am–3:00pm
  • Turbulence Science Demo | 10:00am–3:00pm
  • Virtual Reality Demos | 10:00am–5:00pm
  • Women in Aviation Panel  |  12:30pm
  • DIY Drone Workshop  |  11:30am–1:00pm (Space is limited, first come first serve)
  • Flight Computation workshop  |  11:00am
  • Science Demo: Hot Air Balloons  | 1:00pm and 4:00pm
  • Flight Family Tradition Panel  |  3:00pm
  • Autographs with Astronaut Jake Garn  |  1:00pm–3:00pm
  • Lego Build Challenges  |  11:30am, 2:00pm, and 4:00pm
  • Paint in Motion (Make-N-Take activity)  |  3:00pm–5:00pm
  • Paper Airplane Modeling (Workshop table activity)  |  12:00pm–4:00pm

Sunday August 27th

Outdoor Activities Schedule

  • Trebuchet  |  10:00am–5:00pm
  • Paper Rockets  |  10:00am–5:00pm
  • Art of Combustion  |  2:30pm
  • Experimental Aviation Association Displays  |  All Day
  • Aviation artifact viewing including nose art, flight jackets, and instrument panels  |  All Day

Indoor Activities Schedule

  • Aeronautical Chart Matching  |  10:00am–5:00pm
  • Women in Aviation Panel  |  12:30pm
  • DIY Drone Workshop  |  12:00pm (Space is limited, first come first serve)
  • Flight Computation Workshop  |  11:00am
  • Science Demo: Hot Air Balloons  |  1:00pm and 4:00pm
  • Flight Family Tradition Panel  |  3:00pm
  • Lego Build Challenges  |  12:00pm, 2:00pm, and 4:00pm
  • Paint in Motion (Make-N-Take activity)  |  3:00pm–5:00pm

*Activities are subject to change without prior notification. Space and supplies are limited, first come first serve.


Event Sponsor

In-kind Donor


Avoid the lines and pre-purchase your tickets today! Tickets are good for one day of admission only.

AFTER DARK TICKETS FLIGHT FESTIVAL TICKETS
Come to Leo After Dark for FREE! Become a member of The Leonardo!

For assistance or inquiries please call 801-531-9800 ext. 202

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Start:
August 25 @ 7:30 pm
End:
August 27 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
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The Leonardo

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Cost
After Dark is $15 non-members, FREE for members. The Flight Family Festival is included with a general admission ticket.