|City of Fullerton|
Public Information Office
303 W. Commonwealth
Fullerton, CA 92832
Phone: (714) 738-6317
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #14014|
|Subject :||Airport Day in Fullerton on May 10|
|Contact :||Fullerton Municipal Airport (714) 738-6323|
Fullerton City Manager’s Office (714) 738-6317
|Fullerton, Ca – Fullerton Airport Day 2014 will be held on Saturday, May 10, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will feature static displays of vintage and modern aircrafts, aircraft fly-by's, classic automobiles, aviation-related exhibits, booths and vendors, and activities for children and adults. Commander Chuck Street will serve as master of ceremonies. Admission and parking are free; airplane and helicopter rides will be available for a donation. |
This year, Airport Day 2014 is in conjunction with Trains, Planes, & Automobiles Transportation Celebration in Fullerton, a trio of successive weekends in May beginning with Railroad Days at the Fullerton Transportation Center on May 3 & 4, continuing with Airport Day on May 10, and ending with the Muckenthaler Motor Car Festival at the Muckenthaler Cultural Arts Center on May 17 & 18.
The event is expected to bring several thousand visitors to the Fullerton Airport with local aviation businesses and others in attendance. The Fullerton Police and Fire Departments will be on display along with representatives from Anaheim Police Department and the California Highway Patrol. Airport Day gives the airport an opportunity to showcase the important role it plays not only to Fullerton, but to the surrounding communities as well.
As part of the Trains, Planes, and Automobiles event, a special Grand Prize drawing will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 18, at the Muckenthaler Motor Car Festival’s Concours d’ Elegance. To be eligible for the drawing, entrants must submit Transportation Celebration "Passports" stamped with logos showing their attendance at all three of the Trains, Planes, & Automobiles events. You can pick up your Transportation Celebration Passport by visiting www.TransportationCelebration.com and download your Passport.
GRAND PRIZE RAFFLE PRIZES
Two round-trip tickets to Santa Barbara or San Diego aboard the Pacific Surfliner
– Courtesy of Amtrak® and Railroad Days 2014 in Fullerton
30-minute scenic flight in a Stearman biplane
– Courtesy of Aviator Flight Training and Fullerton Municipal Airport AND
Child’s Steel-Chrome Ferrari Pedal Car, limited edition, inspired by 1952-57 F2 Racers
– Courtesy of the Muckenthaler Cultural Center
The Fullerton Municipal Airport is located at 4011 West Commonwealth Avenue, Fullerton, CA 92833.
For more information, please contact the Fullerton Municipal Airport at (714) 738-6323.