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Wings ‘n Things

October 21 @ 10:00 am 2:00 pm

This annual event is a “must-do” for family members of all ages. Experience the wonders of aerospace through hands-on activities that range from building a wing rib to exploring flight through simulation, to constructing and testing your own balsa wood glider! 

Activities (included but not limited to)

  • Walk through an inflated Hot Air Balloon
  • Check out an ARFF Truck (Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting)
  • Launch stomp rockets
  • Observe the sun through special telescopes
  • Build a wing rib
  • Make balsa wood gliders
  • Sit in a Sonex Aircraft
  • Fly drones
  • Explore the stars in our portable planetarium
  • Construct and test your own whirlybird
  • Test your mechanic skills with riveting
  • Explore flight with on our simulators
  • Control Sphero Robots on Mission Mars
  • See a F-14 Tom Cat up close

Food trucks will be on-site for lunch!

Admission and parking are FREE
SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus
4075 James C. Ray Drive
Lakeland, FL 33811

If you want to camp the weekend of Wings ‘n Things, please visit Our Year-Round Camping Page for more information and registration.

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