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Warbird Weekend

May 4 @ 9:00 am - May 5 @ 6:00 pm

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the thrilling world of vintage aviation at Warbird Weekend on May 4th and 5th, 2024, hosted at the Henry B. Tippie National Aviation Education Center (NAEC) in Dallas, TX. From 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., prepare to be captivated by the sights and sounds of legendary warbirds and classic vehicles, promising an unforgettable experience for aviation enthusiasts of all ages.

This spectacular event offers a rare opportunity to get up close and personal with iconic aircraft such as the B-17 Sentimental Journey, B-25 Maid in the Shade, P-51 Gunfighter, B-29 FIFI, B-24 Diamond Lil, T-6 Nella, R4D Ready For Duty, T-34 Mentor, and C-45 Bucket of Bolts. Marvel at the engineering prowess of these historic machines and gain insight into their remarkable stories from knowledgeable guides.

But Warbird Weekend isn’t just about admiring aircraft from a distance. Engage in hands-on activities including riveting panels, model airplane displays, flight areas, and even cockpit tours. Delight your taste buds with offerings from food trucks while taking in the ambiance of a vintage car show.

Bring your family and friends along for a day filled with excitement and discovery. With activities catering to all ages, there’s something for everyone to enjoy, from interactive experiences for kids to thrilling cockpit tours and even the chance to take flight on ride flights.

Tickets for Warbird Weekend are available for purchase, with options for single-day admission or a family pass. Additionally, enhance your experience with a Warbird Weekend Cockpit Pass add-on, granting exclusive access to cockpit tours across all featured aircraft.

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to relive aviation history and create lasting memories at Warbird Weekend. Secure your tickets today and prepare for an adventure unlike any other!

One Day Tickets: (Saturday or Sunday)

  • $20 general admission
  • $40 Family Pass*

Warbird Weekend Cockpit Pass – Ticket Add On**

Focus on the Fun, pre-purchase your cockpit pass, and enjoy access to all aircraft giving cockpit tours for one low price!

  • $25 Individual Wristband
  • $50 Family Wristband*

*Family Pass includes 2 adults and up to 4 children under the age of 18

**The Cockpit Pass is NOT an admission ticket and must be purchased in addition to an admission ticket.


May 4 @ 9:00 am
May 5 @ 6:00 pm


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