Flapper Alert! It's the Roaring Twenties with jazz age music, airmail valentines, living history performers, and vintage aircraft expert Addison Pemberton.
The fun includes living history presentations featuring air mail pilots, fabric wing seamstresses and more, in the Red Barn exhibit from 11a.m. to 1p.m.
Hollywood's take on the Twenties will be on view during Sunday, Feb. 14 screenings of the 1974 and 2013 versions of "The Great Gatsby." The 1974 film starring Robert Redford begins at 11:30 a.m. in the Northwest Aeroclub Room, the 2013 extravaganza with Leonardo DiCaprio screens at 1:30 p.m. in the William M. Allen Theater.
Our featured aircraft for Saturday, February 13th is the iconic Boeing Model 40. In 2008, Addison Pemberton flew his Model 40 on the original transcontinental airmail route from New York to San Francisco, hitting all original fifteen city stops along the way. At 2pm in the William Allen theater, hear Mr. Pemberton recount this historic journey.