If you’re looking for a unique Central Florida vacation experience, the view from above can’t be beat. You’ll find high-flying fun and aviation adventures for everyone in your family right here in Polk County.
SUN ’n FUN Aerospace Expo
Every spring, Florida’s largest event, SUN ’n FUN Aerospace Expo returns to Lakeland. SUN ‘n FUN is the 2nd largest aviation event in the United States, and attracts pilots and enthusiasts from around the world. Lakeland Linder International Airport is the busiest airport in North America during the week of the Expo.
The aviation thrill-fest features daily afternoon air shows, night air shows, performances by some of the world’s top aerobatic pilots and jet demonstration teams. Additionally, you’ll find hundreds of exhibits, workshops and forums, and the opportunity to view thousands of aircraft, from homebuilts to warbirds.
Museums & Flights
Our museums, including Florida Air Museum and Fantasy of Flight, feature exhibits about the history and future of aviation. They offer informative displays, interactive learning stations, in-flight simulators and more.
Book a Flight
We have many options for people who want to see Central Florida from high above. Schedule a biplane or seaplane flight, go hang gliding or skydiving. Interested in a more relaxed way to tour the area? How about a hot air balloon ride?