Soar into Summer Fun
June 21-August 22, 2021
Join us for nine weeks of summer fun featuring interactive programs for children and families. Each week will feature a new aerospace theme and all programs are included with general admission. Program schedules are subject to change
Explore the museum and earn a prize from our Gift Shop. Each week will feature a different themed scavenger hunt, and reader and non-reader versions will be available for visitors of all ages to enjoy.
Computerized Flight Simulators
Take to the virtual skies using our computerized flight simulators. Visitors are encouraged to use hand sanitizer prior to participating.
Open Cockpit Experiences
Climb aboard historic aircraft and learn the fundamentals of flight from NEAM volunteers. Visitors will be required to use hand sanitizer prior to entering aircraft cockpits.
Build and Fly Challenges
Hands-on activities for youth and families featuring a different take-home activity each week. Visitors are encouraged to use hand sanitizer prior to participating.
Flight Science Demonstrations
11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm
Discover the science of flight with interactive demonstrations led by the NEAM Public Programs Team. Each week will feature a new theme.
Soar into Summer Fun Schedule
Monday June 21-Sunday June 27, 2021: Helicopter Week
Monday June 28-Sunday July 4, 2021: Airplane Week
Monday July 5-Sunday July 11, 2021: Wing Week
Monday July 12-Sunday July 18, 2021: Kite Week
Monday July 19-Sunday July 25, 2021: Jet Week
Monday July 26-Sunday August 1, 2021: Propeller Week
Monday August 2-Sunday August 8, 2021: Balloon Week
Monday August 9-Sunday August 15, 2021: Glider Week
Monday August 16-Sunday August 22, 2021: Rocket Week
End your summer with some out-of-this world fun at SPACE EXPO! Join us Saturday August 21, 2021 from 9:00am-4:00pm for our region's largest celebration of all things aerospace.