The 36th annual Open House & Air Show returns to the Oakland County International Airport on Sunday, Aug. 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The air show runs from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to head over to the airport early to view the dazzling spectacles of aviation in Oakland County.
The event features an abundance of awesome activities, from an air show put on by professional aviators to rides in helicopters and airplanes. In addition, attendees can peruse the airport grounds and learn about a classic World War II aircraft and a variety of military, commercial, and civilian air vehicles.
Event admission and parking are free for attendees. Those who are interested in boarding an airplane or helicopter can experience a ride through the skies for $45 per rider.
Check out our video for a sneak peek at what you can expect:
In addition to the air show and aircraft rides, Oakland County Parks will provide inflatable playscapes and face painting while Oakland County Health will host a health and safety fair with free emergency preparedness kits, lock boxes and more.
Sponsoring the 36th Annual Open House & Air Show are Ajax Paving, Williams International, Vibe Credit Union, M1 Concourse, Crosswinds Aviation, Pentastar Aviation, LL Johns & Associates, Corporate Eagle, Mead & Hunt, Kris Haas, DPM, White Pine Helicopters and Oxus America.