The Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport is once again inviting the community to its annual for Runway Fest open house – its sixth annual family-friendly festival – which will take place from 6 pm to 10 pm, this Friday, August 11th.
“Summer just wouldn’t be complete without the Runway Fest at the Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport,” said Terry Slaybaugh, director of aviation for the City of Dayton. “Dayton residents and visitors gather from the entire region to celebrate aviation and enjoy this annual event.”
Runway Fest is an evening that the whole family can enjoy, including a live performance by Ashley Martin Band;inflatables for the kids and multiple aircraft displays. The young-and young at heart-can visit the bounce house, have their faces painted, and take to the sky with airplane rides all while enjoying the atmosphere of a fun, family-friendly evening.
Wrappin & Rollin Café
Good Golly Miss Molly
Ice Cream Trolley
Sweet Maize Kettle Corn
Festivities will end with a dazzling display when a Rozzi Fireworks lights up the night sky at 9:30 pm.
Visitors may bring lawn chairs or blankets. No coolers, pets, alcoholic beverages or outside food or beverages are allowed. Parking is available at the Airport at 11160 N. Springboro Pike. Please park at the airport. For safety reasons, we suggest that guests do not attempt to park off site and walk across this extremely busy intersection.
Runway Fest is sure to be a great event for the community. Air craft enthusiasts,families and anyone just looking for a great way to spend a summer evening should plan to attend.
Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport is a general aviation airport owned and operated by the City of Dayton.
The City of Dayton Department of Aviation, Miami Township, Commander Aero, and ASI are working together to organize the event. Several localbusinesseshavepartnered withorganizerstohelp make thefestivalasuccess.