WINDY CITY WARBIRDS
WHERE: 3821 Karl Madsen Drive, St. Charles
WHEN: June 22 to 24
COST AND INFO: $5, free for kids 11 and younger and veterans with ID; foxvalleyaero.com
ABOUT: Fox Valley Aero Club will present the Windy City Warbirds and Classics Radio-Controlled Air Show, marking the 90th anniversary of the Spirit of St. Louis transatlantic flight. Among the planes in flight will be a giant scale model airplane of the famed craft during the noon air show by pilots from seven states. There will be World War II replicas and jet warbirds. More than 300 giant scale planes will be on display. There will be as many as six airplanes in the air at a time. All planes will have at least 80-inch wingspans, with biplanes of 60-inch wingspans. Food vendors will be on hand, and Spirit of St. Louis T-shirts will be for sale. Some grandstand seating is available, but people are welcome to bring lawn chairs.