SUN 'n FUN International Fly-In & Expo

SUN 'n FUN International Fly-In and Expo

Apr 4, 2017 - Apr 9, 2017
All Day

Mark your calendars for aviation’s season opener during the 43rd Annual SUN ‘n FUN International Fly- In & Expo presented by

Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association from April 4-9, 2017 in beautiful Lakeland. The Fly-In is SUN ‘n FUN’s largest fundraiser for the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE), a 25-acre, 11 building campus dedicated to aerospace and STEM education. Approximately 200,000 guests, exhibitors, volunteers, sponsors and performers are expected to attend. Proceeds from the event support numerous community activities in addition to ACE. 

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Event attractions include improved and increased flightline viewing areas, daily autograph session with performers, Thunder Alley Vintage Jet Display, Warbirds in Review showcase series, B-1 Bomber static display, and much more. A twilight midweek airshow is scheduled for 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5th. The evening program on Saturday, April 8th will include fireworks with a night air show.

Admission Fees

  • Active Military with appropriate I.D. will receive free entry to the 2016 Fly-In Tuesday – Thursday (April 5-7)
  • Active Military with appropriate I.D. can purchase a daily admission ticket for $30 Friday – Sunday (April 8-10)
  • Retired Military with I.D. or DD-214 form and photo I.D. can purchase a daily admission ticket for only $30 any day and every day during the Fly-In
  • Adult Admission Weekly: $150.00
  • Adult Admission Daily: $37.00
  • Youth (11-17) Admission Weekly: $60.00
  • Youth (11-17) Admission Daily: $15.00
  • 10 & Under are Free

Attendees are encouraged to use hashtags #SnF17 and #LoveFL on social media while posting about the Fly-In.

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