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About AirVenture

AirVenture A-Z

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Parking/Aircraft
Aircraft parking availability is continually updated during EAA AirVenture through ATIS information for pilots, via an update phone recording at 920-230-7820, and on the Aircraft Parking Status page.

Camping rates are charged to aircraft parked in aircraft camping areas.

No parking fees are charged aircraft parked in showplane parking (NOT camping), General Aviation Parking near the Wittman Regional Airport terminal and other specialty areas. However, no camping or overnight sleeping are allowed in or near aircraft in those parking areas.

Hard-surface parking is available on the Wittman Regional Airport ramps at:

  • Basler Flight Service: For more information, visit Basler's website or call 920-236-7827. Unicom 122.95
  • Orion Flight Services, Inc.: For more information, visit Orion's website or call 920-424-8090. Arinc 130.52

Availability is limited and fees are charged. Reservations are highly recommended.

Parking/cars and trucks
Parking in EAA lots are for autos, trucks, motorhomes, motorcycles and other motor vehicles. No overnight parking is allowed in EAA auto parking lots.

Payment
For EAA AirVenture admissions, camping, merchandise and other items, the following are accepted:
Cash, personal checks and Travelers Checks are accepted, as well as the following credit cards: MasterCard, VISA, American Express, and Discover. (Auto parking accepts cash only)

Individual exhibitors may have their own rules on accepted payment methods.

Performers/air show
The daily air show is held each afternoon beginning at approximately 2:30 p.m. and lasts for about 3½ hours. It features a wide variety of aircraft and performers. The minute-by-minute schedule of performances is set each day, and is subject to change without notice. Grass seating is available along the flight line. Blankets and lawn chairs are allowed; however, they cannot be left unattended. Individual performers are escorted along the crowd line after their flights to acknowledge the crowd's appreciation.

Pets
Pets, except for guide/service animals, are not allowed at AirVenture and prohibited on the convention site at all times. EAA highly discourages bringing pets into Camp Scholler as well, for the safety of the animals and other campers.

Phillips 66 Plaza
Phillips 66 Plaza is the primary showcase area for significant and/or large aircraft at EAA AirVenture.  It is located along the flight line, directly east of the main gate. There is no vehicle access to Phillips 66 Plaza. It also marks the location of “air show center” along Runway 18/36 (north/south).

Pioneer Airport
Located behind the EAA AirVenture Museum. Regular flight operations are closed during AirVenture. However, helicopter flights are available during AirVenture week for an extra fee. Pioneer Airport also hosts KidVenture, and opens its hangars to present several dozen vintage aircraft on display. Accessible via the Museum shuttle buses from the AirVenture grounds.

Private Rental Accommodations
Private Rental Accommodations, include both private whole homes and individual rooms for rent within a house. Convenient and affordable for families and groups, private rental accommodations are available in Oshkosh and the surrounding area. Hundreds of listings can be found on the Oshkosh Convention & Visitors Bureau website. Listings include amenities, distance from the EAA Convention grounds, price, availability, photos and contact information for the homeowner. For questions, please call 877-303-9200.

Program Book
The AirVenture souvenir program book is available throughout the grounds during the events, including the Main Gate and all merchandise sales areas.

   

FUTURE AIRVENTURE DATES: 2014: July 28-Aug. 3; 2015: July 20-26; 2016: July 25-31; 2017: July 24-30
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