Planes, Trains & Automobiles

East Troy, WI

  Aug. 11, 2018, 7 a.m.

Planes, Trains & Automobiles, a fun filled and action packed day in East Troy on Saturday, Aug. 11, will kick off with the East Troy Airport open house & pancake breakfast fly-in (7-11 a.m.) featuring an assortment of vintage, homebuilt, and certified aircraft. The event will feature a special guest appearance of the famous Millennium Phenom. Eat breakfast, go for an airplane ride, grab a raffle ticket, and watch the Milwaukee Sky Knights skydivers. 

From there catch a free shuttle to the East Troy Fire Department's open House featuring demos, games and firetruck rides (11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) then explore the East Troy Electric Railroad (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and finish the day at Gus's Drive-In Cruise Night (4 p.m.)


PLANES | EAST TROY MUNICIPAL AIRPORT  | 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    2085 County Road L,

     East Troy, WI   53120

    East Troy Airport will host its annual Open House and Pancake Breakfast. The event will feature a special guest appearance of the famous Millennium Phenom. Eat breakfast, go for an airplane ride, grab a raffle ticket, and watch the Milwaukee Sky Knights skydivers. Breakfast will be served from 7 to 11 a.m. Tickets for breakfast are $8 for adults and $5 for children (8 and younger).


FIRETRUCKS |  EAST TROY EMERGENCY SERVICES BUILDING | 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    8406 County Rd. ES
    East Troy, WI 53120

Stop by the East Troy Fire Department to see what being a volunteer firefighter all entails. Meet your local volunteers and check out all the apparatus (kids are able to ride in a firetruck). Food will be available for purchase. Games, demonstrations and more going on through out the day.


TRAINS | EAST TROY RAILROAD MUSEUM

    2002 Church St.

    East Troy, WI 53120

    Ride the rails of the 111-year-old East Troy Electric Railroad, Wisconsin’s last original electric railroad line. Passengers can pick up the train at either the East Troy Depot, Elegant Farmer or Indian Head Park in Mukwonago. A variety of antique trolleys and interurban coaches that once whisked passengers from major cities to surrounding towns and nearby summer retreats will be featured. 

Departing East Troy Depot
10am, 11am, Noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm (last round trip if starting here)
Departing Elegant Farmer Depot
11am, Noon, 1pm, 2pm (last round trip if starting here), 3pm, 4pm
Departing Indian Head Park
10:40a, 11:40p, 12:40p, 1:40p (last round trip if starting here), 2:40p, 3:40p

Fares are $12.50 for adults, $10.50 for seniors and $8 for youth 3-14. Children younger than 2 ride for free. For additional details, visit easttroyrr.org.

    

AUTOMOBILES | GUS’S DRIVE IN

    3131 Main Street,

    East Troy, WI 53120

               Gus’s Drive-In will transform into a cruise night hot spot beginning at 4 p.m. attracting car lovers from all over the region and local customers who can enjoy the vehicles, music and drive-in menu. For more information, visit gussdrivein.com.


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