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Friday, March 8, 2013
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Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels – General Aviation Day @ 1940 Air Terminal Museum | Houston | Texas | United States
Come on down to the 1940 Air Terminal Museum on August 15 to celebrate all things aviation! It’s General Aviation Day! Today we will widen our sights to all the great things about General Aviation[...]
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Flight #75 to Casablanca
Come and experience one of Houston’s true architectural and historical gems.  This special place represents the birthplace of aviation in Houston and is filled with memories of the golden age of travel.  Humphrey Bogart, Elizabeth[...]
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels - Houston Vintage!
Houston Vintage is an organization that brings together vintage vendors and enthusiasts from Houston and the surrounding areas. It’s an opportunity for all who love and live vintage to exchange idea, find some amazing treasures,[...]
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
75th anniversary celebration
Join us all day on Monday September 28 as we celebrate the 75th anniversary of the opening of the terminal. We will open on Monday morning at 10am with our open house, serving cupcakes, punch,[...]
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Aviation School & Career Fair
Calling all high school students, university-level scholars, and job-seekers! Interested in pursuing an internship or enrolling in a cadet program for aviation enthusiasts? Beginning a new career path or expanding your current horizon? Bring your[...]
Wings and Wheels – Halloween Fly-In! – Airliners Collectibles Show!
Special date: October 31. Special events: Halloween Fly-In 11-3, Airliners Collectibles Show 9-3. This month we’re on a special date. Wings Over Houston is on the third Saturday and that’s one of our favorite events,[...]
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Future female aviator workshop
Soar to new heights this year in science, math, and history with the 1940 Air Terminal Museum’s Future Female Aviator Workshops! Located at William P. Hobby Airport, these exciting one-day programs serve as an excellent[...]
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wings & Wheels - Red Tails
Red Tails Exhibit (11-17-2015 through 11-21-2015) The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Red Tail Squadron will welcome visitors at its RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit for this month’s Wings & Wheels, as well as the week leading[...]
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Manhattan Dolls
The Manhattan Dolls are back! In conjunction with our 75th Anniversary, we invite you for some live 40s and 50s music along with dancing and a catered dinner. Don’t forget your dancin’ shoes and dress[...]
Wings & Wheels - HoustonSpotters & Museum Volunteer Appreciation Day
This month we turn our attention to those who turn their attention to airplanes and airports. If you love planes, we are right there with you! A plane spotter can be anyone from the families[...]
Jan 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels – Business Aviation Day
Come on by the 1940 Air Terminal Museum at Houston Hobby Airport on Saturday, January 16 and join us for another Wings and Wheels. It’s Business Aviation Day! ———————————————————– This month we celebrate the hardworking[...]
Wings & Wheels – Chopper Day @ 1940 Air Terminal Museum
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels – Chopper Day @ 1940 Air Terminal Museum | Houston | Texas | United States
Come on by the 1940 Air Terminal Museum at Houston Hobby Airport on Saturday, February 20 and join us for another Wings and Wheels. It’s Chopper Day! We’ve invited some of our great friends to[...]
Mar 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels – Piper Day @ Houston | Texas | United States
Come on by the 1940 Air Terminal Museum at Houston Hobby Airport on Saturday, March 19 and join us for another Wings and Wheels. It’s Piper Day! William T. Piper shared a dream with Clarence[...]
May 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Many people from all walks of life learn to fly every day. It is a very fun and challenging hobby, or can be made into a career! The EAA announced International Learn to Fly Day[...]
Wings & Wheels – Dads’ Day @ 1940 Air Terminal Museum
Jun 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels – Dads' Day @ 1940 Air Terminal Museum | Houston | Texas | United States
Come on by the 1940 Air Terminal Museum at Houston Hobby Airport on Saturday, June 18 and join us for another Wings and Wheels. It’s Dads’ Day! Visit an art-deco gem and see great planes[...]
Jul 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
This month our Raffle Plane takes center stage! It’s Raffle Day! Join us as we draw the winner of the raffle plane. Buy a ticket today, and you could be the lucky winner! You can[...]
Wings and Wheels and WASPs - A Tribute to WWII Heroes
Join us Saturday August 20 between 11am-3pm for Wings &Wheels and then stay for a special presentation by Carol Cain the Associate Director of the National WASP WWII Museum in Sweetwater, TX beginning at 3pm![...]
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wings & Wheels - Houston Vintage
Houston Vintage is an organization that brings together vintage vendors and enthusiasts from Houston and the surrounding areas. It’s an opportunity for all who love and live vintage to exchange idea, find some amazing treasures,[...]
Wings & Wheels - Airliner collectible show
From 9 am to 3 pm we are happy to host the 25th annual Houston Airliners Collectibles show in the Atrium. Shop for memorabilia such as junior pilots’ wings, posters, aircraft models, china, books, and[...]
Wings & Wheels - Skyline Stars of the Silver Screen
Join us this weekend as we celebrate the high-flying supporting “cast members” of Hollywood films, including the A-26 Fire Eaters and CH-46 Sea Knight, courtsey of Vietnam War Flight Museum and the National United States[...]
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
The Big Game business jet spotting event
On Sunday February 5, 2017, business jets will converge on Houston’s William P. Hobby airport as their passengers attend the Super Bowl event. The museum welcomes guests and plane-spotters with extended hours and access to[...]
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings and Wheels – Spring Stretch Your Wings @ 1940 Air Terminal Museum | Houston | Texas | United States
Come on by the 1940 Air Terminal Museum at Houston Hobby Airport on Saturday, March 18 and join us for another Wings and Wheels. It’s Wings and Wheels – Spring Stretch Your Wings Day! We[...]
HobbyFest 2017 @ HobbyFest
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
HobbyFest 2017 @ HobbyFest | Houston | Texas | United States
This month’s Wings & Wheels is dedicated to supporting HobbyFest.  This is a free event, however, it is NOT located at the museum, but rather on the other side of the airport, at 8402 Nelms[...]
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels - Learn to fly day
Many people from all walks of life learn to fly every day. It is a very fun and challenging hobby, or can be made into a career! The EAA announced International Learn to Fly Day[...]
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels - Piper day
Piper Aircraft started out in 1927 as the Taylor Brothers Aircraft Manufacturing Company, the same Taylor would give its name to the Taylorcraft, or T-Craft. These were pioneering days for aviation and for businessmen, and[...]
Jul 15 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels - Raffle day
This month our Raffle Plane takes center stage! It’s Raffle Day! Join us as we draw the winner of the raffle plane. Buy a ticket today, and you could be the lucky winner! You can[...]
Wings & Wheels – Aviation Day! @ 1940 Air Terminal Museum
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Come on by the 1940 Air Terminal Museum at Houston Hobby Airport on Saturday, August 19 and join us for another Wings and Wheels. It’s Aviation Day! This month Wings and Wheels falls upon Aviation[...]
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Manhattan Dolls
The Manhattan Dolls are back! Live in concert Saturday October 28 from 6-8 pm, the museum once again welcomes the swing-style female vocal trio with the sound of The Andrews Sisters! Click the link above, or[...]
Wings & Wheels – Houston Day! @ 1940 Air Terminal Museum
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wings & Wheels – Houston Day! @ 1940 Air Terminal Museum | Houston | Texas | United States
Come on by the 1940 Air Terminal Museum at Houston Hobby Airport on Saturday, November 18 and join us for another Wings and Wheels. It’s Houston Day! We’re back – and so is all of[...]