2016 Battle Creek Field of Flight

June 29, 2016 through July 4, 2016

Post heritage dates back more than 100 years.
Through product innovations, new cereal flavors, smart business decisions and a commitment to nutrition, Post history has never strayed from founder C.W. Post’s vision.
Post is a leading manufacturer, marketer and distributor of ready-to-eat cereals in the United States. For more than a century, Post has been bringing quality foods to the breakfast table.

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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

FESTIVAL GUIDELINES & MORE...

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)
  • NO RAIN CHECKS
  • On-Site RV Camping is available. Advance registration is requested and recommended
  • Bus Groups are welcome
  • Kids 3ft and under are FREE EVERY DAY
  • HANDICAP PARKING & FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE AVAILABLE - Ask a parking volunteer
  • 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
  • Coolers ARE allowed - NO GLASS - NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES
  • 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.

OFFICIAL SPONSORS

Battle Creek Enquirer Blufish Bronson Healthcare | Bronson Battle Creek Hospital Capital Catering Dan Henry Distributing Duncan Aviation Dan Henry Distributing Miller Lite Beer Kellogg's LifeCare Parker Hannifin website Post Cereals website Waste Management WIN 98.5 Your Country! Western Michigan University College of Aviation