Girls Can Fly

event details

May 25th, 2024 from 10:00am to 4:00pm

Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre

3- 4881 Fountain St N, Breslau, ON

(located at the Region of Waterloo International Airport)

girls can fly

Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre (WWFC) is delighted to announce the return of our annual Girls Can Fly event on Saturday, May 25th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at our location at the Region of Waterloo International Airport.

Join us for this FREE educational experience, featuring aircraft of all sizes, flight simulators, and our amazing industry partners engaging attendees of all ages. (See the list of our exhibitors below.)

Girls Can Fly aims to inspire young women and girls about the exciting opportunities in the aviation industry. This event is open to everyone, rain or shine!

We’re also offering complimentary flights for girls aged 8 to 18 years, with limited pre-registration required. Flight registration is now full.

Last year, WWFC welcomed over 2,000 attendees and provided free flights to more than 300 potential future female pilots. Join us for another unforgettable event!

FLIGHT REGISTRATION

Flight registration is now full.

 
If you don’t have a flight, don’t worry! There are still plenty of activities to enjoy at our Rain or Shine event, which offers a FREE educational experience featuring aircraft of all sizes, flight simulators, and engaging exhibits from our industry partners.
 

Don’t want to wait? Check out our Scenic Flights and Introductory Flying Lessons!

FOOD

Runways Café will be open for breakfast and lunch! They offer indoor seating, patio seating, and takeout. 

Megacone Creamery will be on site, serving up some yummy treats!

The SWAT Truck will be on site for lunch and snacks!

Parking

VISITOR PARKING:

There are a few options for parking: 

  • Accessible parking is located in all lots. 
  • Two Parking lots
    – One located on the left side of Airport Road, turn left onto Canuck Road to access the entrance. 
    – One located on the right side of Airport Road as you approach the Main Air Terminal Building.

  • Value Parking Lot  is located south of the Airport at 4735 Fountain Street North, Breslau

    • A free shuttle provides transportation from the value parking lot to the air terminal building. There is also a school bus running shuttling guests throughout the day.
    • For more information on the airport lots, please click here. Please find the maps below.

2024 Exhibitors

Planes and volunteer pilots are generously provided by WWFC and COPA Breslau Flyers Flight 26. Special thanks to Great Lakes Helicopter who have volunteered helicopter rides throughout the day.

PHOTOS & VIDEO

Please be advised that by participating in this event, you consent to the possibility of your image or likeness being captured in video or photography. These materials may be used for promotional purposes by the event organizers and associated partners. If you have concerns about being photographed or filmed, please inform the event staff upon arrival.

Thank you to our volunteer photographers Gus & Clara Gusair!

View the 2023 photo album here!

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