2016 Battle Creek Field of Flight

June 29, 2016 through July 4, 2016

LifeCare Ambulance Service provides emergency and non-emergency medical care and transportation throughout eight counties in southern Michigan. LifeCare has over 30 years of service as a not-for-profit organization. LifeCare Ambulance Service exists so that residents and visitors adversely affected by accident, incident, or illness have compassionate, beneficial, safe, and appropriate medical care and transportation.

Please call (269) 969-8844 for information about:
Avoiding out-of pocket expenses with MemberCare
Employment opportunities
A presentation to your club or group

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  Battle Creek/Calhoun County Visitors Bureau

Visit the CCVB for all your
Overnight Accommodations
and Special Events!

Holiday InnHost Hotel for the Battle Creek Field of Flight

Quality by Choice Hotels
Host Hotel for the
Battle Creek Field of Flight

Applebee’s Battle Creek Wall featuring the BC Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival - Photo by Lisa Burns

“A special Thank you to Applebee’s in Battle Creek for featuring the BC Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival on their wall! What an amazing job and tribute! Thank you for the support!

Battle Creek Community Foundation

Event Info


All events/activities are subject to change & WEATHER PERMITTING

  • PLEASE bring Exact change for Parking which is $5.00 per Car/Truck/Motorcycle
  • Motorcycle parking on runway verses grass at Main Entrance Gate (Helmer Road)
  • On-Site RV Camping is available. Advance registration is requested and recommended
  • Bus Groups are welcome
  • Kids 3ft and under are FREE EVERY DAY
  • Available for Rent: Handicap Motorized Carts & Wagons
  • SMALL CANOPY TENTS ALLOWED on event grounds in Designated Areas. Please pay attention to signage indicating designated area. You may be asked to move if you are not behind the line
  • Beer & Wine can be purchased on-site with proper ID
  • NO Firearms Permitted
  • NO Sparklers or Fireworks Permitted
  • NO Pets allowed on event grounds
  • NO tents, chairs, blankets, etc. are allowed in GENERAL PARKING AREAS
  • NO Grills are permitted on event grounds except in the RV Camping Area - Rules will apply
  • NO bicycles, mopeds, golf carts, etc. are allowed on event grounds except STATE APPROVED HANDICAP UNITS
  • Daily Admission and Parking Fees will apply. Admission Wristbands and Parking Passes are good ALL DAY.

Sponsoring this event is the perfect way to get your company or business connected deeper with the community and is a great promotional opportunity for your business. You will get recognition in our event program, on our event grounds, website, Facebook and many other ways. Become part of this family event that helps present one of the Nation’s LARGEST Air Show & Balloon Festivals. Thank you to all of our Official Sponsors!

Call 269-962-0592 for information about being a Sponsor.


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