May 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This is a very special day at the Palm Springs Air Museum. 10 am – museum opens; Air Fair with flights all day long! Planes flying are: B-25 Pacific Princess; C-47; P-51 Mustang; P-63 King Cobra; T-28 and SPECIAL GUEST B-17 SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY. Rides for sale.
Kids’ activities; food vendors, including In ‘N Out Burger; Freedom Fighters’ Cafe; Heatwave Jazz Band;
1:00 PM – Our brief Memorial service is dedicated to all of our fallen comrades, who paid the ultimate price for our freedoms. In their honor, we highlight the service with a flower drop of 3,000 red and white carnations from a B-25 Mitchell bomber. This is our way of saluting our fallen comrades. Visitors are welcome to pick up a flower to take home. Memorial Ceremony and Flower Drop scheduled for 1 PM. Special honoree – 102 year old B-17 Gunner