2016 Battle Creek Field of Flight

June 29, 2016 through July 4, 2016

WIN 98.5 Country informs & entertains over 100,000 people weekly in S.W. Michigan, parts of Indiana & Ohio. Kim & O’Reilly in the morning dish out the fun, road reports, & The WIN 98.5 Continuing Newswatch with Jim Whelan. P.J. Lacey & Kody Mac serve up Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, & Lady Antebellum to get you through the workday. Receive weather alerts, local news, & Field of Flight updates on your mobile device on wincountry.com.


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Skerbeck Carnival

Skerbeck Carnival

Battle Creek Community Foundation

  Battle Creek/Calhoun County Visitors Bureau

Visit the CCVB for all your
Overnight Accommodations
and Special Events!

Holiday InnHost Hotel for the Battle Creek Field of Flight

Comfort Inn
Host Hotel for the
Battle Creek Field of Flight

Applebee’s Battle Creek Wall featuring the BC Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival - Photo by Lisa Burns

“A special Thank you to Applebee’s in Battle Creek for featuring the BC Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival on their wall! What an amazing job and tribute! Thank you for the support!

Air Show


  • US Air Force Thunderbirds
  • The 4CE Formation Aerobatic Team - Rob Holland, Bill Stein, Jack Knutson
  • Firebirds XTreme - Rob Holland & Jack Knutson
  • The Hoppers L-39 Jet Warbird Team - Tim Brutsche, Paul Wood, Dan Sullivan & Dave Mills
  • Award Winning Rob Holland "Ultimate Airshows" MXS
  • Jack Knutson "Firebird" Extra 300S
  • Bill Stein Zivko Edge 540
  • Kyle Franklin "Franklinstein" Super Cub Wing-Tip Draggin' Comedy Act
  • Matt Younkin in the Twin Beech 18
  • Susan Dacy "Big Red" Super Stearman
  • Paul Stender Indy Boys Inc. Jet Vehicles
  • Phil Dacy - Announcer
  • Twilight Air Show - July 2nd

Sponsoring this event is the perfect way to get your company or business connected deeper with the community and is a great promotional opportunity for your business. You will get recognition in our event program, on our event grounds, website, Facebook and many other ways. Become part of this family event that helps present one of the Nation’s LARGEST Air Show & Balloon Festivals. Thank you to all of our Official Sponsors!

Call 269-962-0592 for information about being a Sponsor.


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