Plains, Trains and Automobiles will be held Saturday, Oct. 7 in Shawnee.
Plains, Trains and Automobiles will be held Saturday in Shawnee.
Festivities begin at Shawnee Regional Airport from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., featuring a fly-in air show from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and a display of stunt and vintage planes.
The event will move to the Santa Fe Depot on Main Street until 7 p.m., where event goers will join activities already underway since 11 a.m. and have the opportunity to see trains from HO scale models to a real engine on the tracks.
Vintage automobiles and things with wheels will fill the depot parking lot and line East 9th street.
Kiddie train rides, pony carousel rides and a petting zoo will be available free for the kids. There will be a live band and many other fun activities. The Guthrie Gunfighters also will be in Centennial Park in front of the depot at Main Street.
Schedule of events:
Shawnee Airshow — 2202 Airport Drive
8 a.m. — Lions Club Breakfast Free Admission, Free Parking, Helicopter Rides (fee), Food trucks, Carnival games, Inflatables ,Vintage Aircraft, Stunt Planes, Skydiving (fee), Discovery Plane Rides (fee), Young Eagle Plane Rides (Free)
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Shawnee Airshow
Santa Fe Depot — 614 East Main
11 a.m. to 7 p.m. : Pony rides, Kiddie train rides, Blacksmithing, AOK engine on the tracks, Corn husk dolls, Make butter, Spinning/weaving, Square dancing, Irish dancers, Cloggers, Woodcarving, Corn Shelling, Petting Zoo, Food trucks, Live Music and more. All activities are free, including entry to the museum.
Cruisin’ the Depot — 614 East Main
On display at the depot and on 9th street will be vintage and classic cars, Antique tractors, Fire truck, Police car , Sheriff Cruiser, and REACT ambulance. Car owners and local emergency responders will be on hand to answer questions about their vehicles.