2016 Battle Creek Field of Flight

June 29, 2016 through July 4, 2016

College of Aviation at WMU The College of Aviation at WMU offers the only comprehensive aviation program at a public university in Michigan, with over 700 undergraduate students, is one of the best aviation programs in the nation. Backed by over 70 years of aviation experience and our excellent industry reputation, the College of Aviation is a powerful force in the future of aviation training. We produce graduates who think critically, communicate effectively, and participate meaningfully and ethically in the dynamic field of aviation.

Website: www.wmich.edu/aviation

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Skerbeck Carnival

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Battle Creek Community Foundation

  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

Comfort Inn
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!

FESTIVAL GUIDELINES & MORE...

  • All events/activities are subject to change & WEATHER PERMITTING
  • Absolutely 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
  • 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 CONTAINERS WHATSOEVER
  • NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES can be brought in, but 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 loitering in the parking area to view the show. Security will ask you to pay gate admittance.
  • 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 if STATE APPROVED HANDICAP UNITS
  • NO overnight stays except in the RV Camping Area
  • Daily Admission and Parking Fees will apply. Admission Wristbands and Parking Passes are good ALL DAY.
  • NO REFUNDS OR RAIN-CHECKS
  • NO PETS ALLOWED ON THE FESTIVAL GROUNDS
  • Event Grounds Map

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 Duncan Aviation Dan Henry Distributing Miller Lite Beer Kellogg's LifeCare Post Cereals website Waste Management WIN 98.5 Your Country! Western Michigan University College of Aviation

2015 PARTNERS

Adams Shirt Shack Behnke Warehouse Bronson Orthopedic Specialists Calhoun County Visitors Bureau Charter Media Demaagd DENSO MANUFACTURING MICHIGAN, INC. Firekeepers Casino Henkel Auto Heritage Chevrolet Holiday Inn Battle Creek Honda John B. Morris DDS, PC Jons to Go King Jewelers Kalsee Credit Union Kellogg Community College KZOOkids.com Fun Starts HERE! Lakeview Ford MCM Management Corp. Meijer Net Magik Pros Web Design Oaklawn Real People. Real Care. Pods Sunshine Toyota Schweitzer Construction T-EN-T Party Rentals LLC Whitts Party Store WWMT News Channel 3