2024 Convention Schedule

September 11-15, 2024



September 11, 2024

  • Early Arrivals
  • Poker Run to be held throughout
  • Envelope opening on Friday at the Business meeting


September 12, 2024

  • Lunch: Food Trucks
  • Poplar Grove Engine Overhaul Tour


September 13, 2024

  • First Timer’s Breakfast at Hotel
  • Lunch: Food Trucks
  • Fly out to American Champion and tour
  • Pinot and Paint with Gayle Lowe
  • PM – Business meeting
  • Dinner at airport


September 14, 2024

  • Breakfast: EAA Pancake at airport
  • Lunch: Food Trucks
  • AM – Maintenance Forum
  • PM – Flying Events
  • Dinner: Evening Banquet at Hotel


September 15, 2024

  • Coffee and Donuts for departures

AAR Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Facility

Possible Tour

Rockford Airport (KRFD)

13nm away from C77

Flyout/Tour of American Champion Aircraft

Burlington, WI (KBUU)

32nm from C77

Wings and Wheels Museum

C77 (onsite)


More Activities

Tour of Engine Overhaul Shop

C77, onsite

Friday Pinot and Paint

Hosted by Gayle Lowe

Union Train Museum (no planned tour)

Open on Saturday
25 miles away

Other Convention Links

Upcoming Convention News


Airport Information


Lodging and Rental Cars

Past Conventions