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The Helicopter Museum
Locking Moor Road
Weston-super-Mare
Somerset,
BS24 8PP, England

Tel. 01934-635227

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In addition to the regular events held at the museum we host a number
of special events which are detailed below

March 17th & 18th - Behind the Scenes Spotters Weekend

Throughout the day you will have a Behind the Scenes opportunity to learn about the work of the museum and the role undertaken by the Volunteers
 

March 25th - Birds and Bubbles Family Fun Day
 

View Birds of Prey such as Owls and Hawks and have the chance to handle an Owl and meet 'Mr Aluco'

 


Throughout the day watch an amazing Bubble Show
 

Pre booked Air Experience Flights available on the day

 

 

April 7th & 8th - World at War Weekend

Over the weekend there will be a living World War II encampment on site
along with a number of re-enactment groups

There will also be a number of helicopter open cockpits

 

April 29th - Areo Jumble



Your chance to pick up a piece of Aviation memorabilia from
the many stalls at this event

 

May 13th - Cadillacs and Copters - Classic American Car Rally
 

Get a close up look at an array of Classic American Cars



Including: Chevrolet El Camino, Dodge Charger , Plymouth Duster, Studebaker sedan, Mercury Monclair, Chevrolet Corvette, Ford Mustang

Pre booked Air Experience Flights available on the day

All vehicles will appear subject to availability, fitness to run
and at the owner's discretion
 

June 2nd -  29th Anniversary Lecture and Tour


Learn about the development of the museum from its beginnings in the 1960's to its current Internationally recognised collection and contribution to education
 
 

23rd & 24th June - Helidays Flyin Weekend

Held as part of the Weston Air Festival at
Weston-super-Mare seafront with a helicopter static display
on the beach lawns

A number of helicopters taking part in the flying display will
 also be based at the museum over the weekend

 

8th July - North Somerset Model Show

Now an Annual event at the museum this attracts the best
modellers from across the County


See the amazing detail in a wide
selection of models and dioramas on display

 

14th July - 'Stance West' Modified Car Show

Come and meet the Stance West group of car enthusiasts
who have a passion and interest in modified cars

 

                21st & 22nd July - Live Drone Racing & Flight Sim Convention

Watch high-speed drone racing with
Live ‘in flight’ footage transmitted onto large screens

Or try your hand at flying a wide range of aircraft


 

19th August - World Helicopter Day

Come and celebrate as part of this International event with
Exclusive cockpit access to the Russian Hind and iconic Huey
Plus the British Built Lynx

Pre booked Air Experience Flights available on the day

 

9th September - Vintage Wheels Rally

This popular vintage rally returns for another year


View classic buses, cars, vans, motorcycles and rare vehicles
from the 50's and 60's

 

16th September - Cadillacs and Copters - Classic American Car Rally
 

Your Second chance this year to get close up and personal
with an array of Classic American Cars


Pre booked Air Experience Flights available on the day

All vehicles mentioned will appear subject to availability, fitness to run
and at the owner's discretion

                22nd & 23rd September - Behind the Scenes Spotters Weekend

 A second chance to a Behind the Scenes opportunity to learn about the
work of the museum and the work undertaken by the Volunteers

21st October - Halloween Family Fun Day, the Haunted Helicopter

Spooky, family fun returns to the Helicopter Museum!


Creep through the corridor of spiders, make your way through the haunted graveyard and climb aboard ‘The Haunted Helicopter’


Children in Costume Go FREE!

Pre booked Air Experience Flights available on the day

 

9th December - Christmas Fun Day Santa arrives by Helicopter

Come and see Santa arrive by helicopter, then meet him in
his special Helicopter Grotto plus festive games,
open cockpit, festive fayre

Pre booked Air Experience Flights available on the day

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