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The SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo lands in Lakeland, don't miss this spectacular aviation event!

Mark your calendars for Florida's largest annual convention of any kind, with over 200.000 visitors flocking to aviation’s highly anticipated SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo in beautiful Lakeland

This year's SUN 'n FUN started at Lakeland Linder International Airport yesterday, and will continue all the way through until this Sunday, April 2!

SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Lakeland Florida

From its humble beginnings in 1974 as a fly-in for sport aviation enthusiasts, the SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo has grown into one of the largest and most successful aviation events in the world.

This event is Florida’s largest annual convention of any kind, and each year over 200,000 visitors flock to Lakeland for what has become known as Aviation’s Season Opener or Spring Break for Pilots.

SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Lakeland Florida

Pilots have few into the convention to enjoy a showcase of hundreds of aircraft on display from of all shapes and sizes.

Aircraft areas include Vintage, Homebuilt, Aerobatic, Warbird, Jet, and Light Sport.

SUN ‘n FUN also features over 500 exhibitors include an incredible lineup of products and services, hands-on workshops, and dozens of forums to educate pilots and maintainers about safety, new products, and more.

SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Lakeland Florida

Not just for pilots, SUN ‘n FUN has STEM and Career Fair activities, plus a Family Fun Zone.

The event’s world-famous daily and night airshows feature breathtaking displays from dozens of military and civilian performers.

This year's airshow schedule is LIVE on the SUN ‘n FUN website now.

SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Lakeland Florida

Highlights this year include Nathan Hammond from GhostWriter Airshows who will be performing in the night show during the SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo!

SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Lakeland Florida

Rob Holland will also be performing at the 2023 SUN 'n FUN Aerospace Expo! Holland is known as one of the most decorated aerobatic pilots in U.S. history.

SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Lakeland Florida

The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels will of course be a major highlight of the weekend!

SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Lakeland Florida

You can also be witness to the US Marine Corps F-35B performing its first demo of 2023 at SUN 'n FUN!

SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Lakeland Florida

SUN ‘n FUN takes place on the south side of Lakeland Linder International Airport.

The event’s address is 4175 Medulla Rd, Lakeland, FL 33811, parking in the past has been somewhat troublesome, but this year organisers have made several changes to improve the parking experience!

The've added an additional lot, plus made parking available to buy online when you get your tickets. This should speed up incoming traffic since they won't have to handle payment on your way in, just scan your ticket! Get tickets, and book your parking space now.

SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo Lakeland Florida

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