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Aviation in Montana

Scheduled Events

Art Contest Award Ceremony postponed due to COVID-19. Winners will be contacted when we are able to safely host the ceremony.

August 3 - 7, 2020

Polson Airport (8S1) Closed

  • Polson Airport will be closed for runway work.

For more information contact Matt Lindberg at (406) 444-9568 or email .

August 9, 2020

Hysham Lions Club /Chamber Drive-In, Fly-In Breakfast (6U7)

  • Breakfast served 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. weather and virus permitting.

For more information contact Bob Miller at 406-342-5252.

August 15, 2020 - CANCELED

Polson Airport Fly-In

  • The public is invited to join pilots for an exciting day of aviation activities, beginning at 8:00 a.m. Watch as visiting aircraft arrive and land. View some fantastic aircraft; from home-built, vintage, War Birds, float-planes, to general aviation aircraft. Free admission!

For more information contact Ron Bone at 949-500-6488.

August 17-19, 2020 - CANCELED

Aviation Career Exploration (ACE) Camp

  • Program geared toward high school students interested in aviation. For more information call (406) 444-2506 or email

August 22, 2020

Bowman Fly In and Car Show

  • Starting at 10:00 a.m. there will be food and drinks available, kids' games, airplane rides, and awards for best of show and longest distance flown. Other special surprises to be announced.

For more information contact Greg at 406-593-1702.

August 23 - 31, 2020

Schafer Meadows Runway Closed

  • Schafer Meadows Airport will be closed for runway work.

For more information contact Matt Lindberg at (406) 444-9568 or email .

September 12, 2020

Columbus Pancake Breakfast

  • Breakfast served 8:00 a.m. to 12:00. Breakfast served 8:00 a.m. to 12:00.

For more information contact Hardin Graham 406-780-0034.

November 15, 2020

Airport Loan and Grant Application Period Deadline

More information can be found on the Loan & Grant webpage or contact Karen Speeg at 406-444-9569 or .

*All events are subject to modification or cancelation due to the latest COVID-19 guidance*