May 26-28 - The Battle of Midway Experience! 10am-4pm
Learn about the famous Battle of Midway that the USS Midway was named after and find out how six minutes of that battle changed the world! Also the inspiration for Midway’s newest exhibit, stop by and get a sneak peak of The Battle of Midway Experience!
May 26-29 - Adventure Discovery Zone 10am-4pm
Once a year the museum hangar bays are transformed into a Discovery Zone including active military command units, special exhibits, restoration activities, military equipment and more!
May 26-28 - Win a Flight of a Life Time!
Visit the Wings Over Gillespie Air Show booth located in the Discovery Zone and sign up to win a “Flight of a Life Time” in a B-17 Bomber! Winner announced on Memorial Day!
May 27-28 - Meet Pilots, Up Close and Personal 10am-4pm Sunday and Monday.
Meet and talk with pilots that have flown the type of aircraft on board the museum. Pilots will be stationed by each aircraft on the ship and available for questions! A unique opportunity to learn about flying first hand with the experts!
May 28 - Memorial Day Ceremony 12:30pm
American Legion Post 492 will host a special Memorial Day ceremony on the flight deck. Heroes will be remembered and honored in this inspiring event. The ceremony will include performances and guest speakers.