Planes, Trains & Automobiles
Oct 06, 2018
2202 Airport Dr & 614 E Main St
Planes, Trains & Automobiles in Shawnee is a unique event that combines everything from helicopter rides to tours on a real train. The day begins at the Shawnee Regional Airport where there will be carnival games, food trucks, helicopter rides and skydiving, as well as a breathtaking fly-in and air show starting at noon.
At 2pm, head to the Santa Fe Depot to see model trains make their way in and out of the streets of Shawnee on the room-size model representation of Shawnee during the 1941-42 era. In addition, a real train will be waiting on the tracks open for visitors. There will also be living history demonstrations on blacksmithing, quilting, butter making, cornhusk doll crafting and more. Check out a working chuck wagon and then head over to the antique car show where over 50 hotrods, vintage and classic cars are on display. The gallery of cars will be parked on the east end of Main Street. Antique tractors, bikes, motorcycles, local fire trucks, a police car and other emergency vehicles will also be present.