American Airpower Museum logoFree Brass Band Concert & “Keep ‘Em Flying” Hangar Dance Brings Back Popular & Nostalgic Music

Farmingdale, NY (April 17, 2023) – The American Airpower Museum Brass Band has scheduled two concerts of popular American music.  The first is on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, featuring traditional Americana, Pop and show tunes.  The concert is FREE and open to the public, but donations are appreciated and welcomed.  Pre-registration and tickets are not required.  Refreshments and raffles sold for a Cockpit USA made in the USA leather flight jacket.  From: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at American Airpower Museum, Hangar 3, 1230 New Highway, Farmingdale, NY 11735.  Bring lawn chairs for outside hangar seating if weather allows!

The glamorous Big Band-era returns on Saturday, June 17, 2023, at AAM’s first ever “Keep ‘Em Flying” Hangar Dance, set in Long Island’s only flying military aviation museum!  You’ll hear nostalgic sounds of Big Band melodies from the 1940s, along with more contemporary danceable tunes, while surrounded by iconic World War II bombers and fighters!  Festivities run from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at AAM’s Hangar 3.  Tickets to AAM’s “Keep ‘Em Flying” Hangar Dance are $25 for each person.  Refreshments and raffles sold for a Cockpit USA made in the USA leather flight jacket.  For tickets, call (631) 293-6398, visit the AAM Gift Shop on Wednesdays through Sundays, 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., or go to

As a nonprofit educational foundation, AAM relies on the loyalty of our fans, guests and visitors for their support of these fundraising events.  Please support AAM’s mission to honor veterans and preserve military aviation history, by helping maintain their iconic aircraft and Keep ‘Em Flying.  We expect a sellout for June 17th, so please purchase your tickets ASAP.  Of course, we also look forward to seeing you at our FREE May 17th concert.  Don’t miss both Brass Band spectaculars!

The American Airpower Museum is an aviation museum located on the landmarked former site of Republic Aviation at Republic Airport, Farmingdale, NY.  The Museum maintains a collection of aviation artifacts and an array of aircraft spanning the many years of the aircraft factory's history.  The Museum is a 501 (c) (3) Nonprofit Educational Foundation Chartered by the New York State Board of Regents.


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