75th Anniversary of D-Day, June 8

Event Dates: 

Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 10:00 to 17:00


Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of D-Day at Lyon Air Museum. 

The event will begin at 10:30AM with a symposium of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy. Guest presenter, David Malmad, will also speak about Lyon Air Museum's C-47/DC-3, the Army unit that flew her, and paratroopers that were carried on June 6, 1944.

Bikes & Bombers VIII, August 24

Event Dates: 

Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 09:00 to 13:00


Lyon Air Museum will host the 8th Annual “Bikes & Bombers” on Saturday, August 24, 2019, from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM at John Wayne Airport.  The event includes free spectator viewing of motorcycles, a People’s Choice Motorcycle Show, complimentary coffee and donuts, a World War II veterans and military re-enactors meet and greet, and a scheduled flight by a vintage World War II T-6 Texan aircraft.

Veterans Day, November 11

Event Dates: 

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 10:00



All veterans who visit the museum on November 11, 2019 will be entered into a drawing for a chance to receive a flight in a  T-6 Texan! Please note that height and weight restrictions do apply, and the flight is not transferable. The winner will be notified by the Museum, and will need to secure a reservation in order to redeem their free flight.