Waukesha County


Waukesha County Airport/Crites Field hosts many events in the aviation community ā€“ fostering friendships between pilots and aviation enthusiasts, and, of course, providing opportunities to enjoy the magic of flight as much as possible.

Saturday, January 21

Waukesha County Airport / 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sport your favorite flannel and come out to Crites Field for some flying fun. Learn about wildlife mitigation at the airport, see planes, bundle up for Young Eagle activities, have fun with our fix nā€™ fly passport, enjoy snacks, food and more!

Waukesha County Airport- Saturday, January 21 at 6pm

Feel the need for speed while watching Top Gun Maverick in an airplane hangar at Crites Field. Bring your own chairs and wear your aviator gear. Free popcorn provided.

More Information: 

Download JanBoree Brochure

For additional information, please contact Sarah McCalvy at 262-521-5250 or smccalvy@waukeshacounty.gov

Listen to Our Live Chatter on ATC

For your drive-in convenience you can tune into aircraft and traffic communication on 101.3 on your radio.

 Young Eagle Rides hosted by EAA Chapter 18 

Young Eagle Rides hosted by EAA Chapter 18 

2022 Schedule: 

June 18 - 10am-1pm - Timmeran Airport , 9305 W. Appleton Ave, Milwaukee

August 13 - 10am-1pm - East Troy Municipal Airport, 2083 County Rd. L, East Troy

October 1 - 10am-1pm - Waukesha County Airport, 2525 Aviation Dr., Waukesha

For more information visit www.youngeagles.org or email: YoungEagleschap18@gmail.com

Young Eagle flights are free of charge!

Young Eagle Flights are open to youth ages 8 through 17.

Pre-registration is highly recommended; pre-registered flyers are given priority over non-registered, walk-up attendees.

Please note, flights are on a first come first served basis within the timeslot the youth signed up to attend.

A parent or legal guardian must sign a registration form for each child.

Events are weather dependent.