The American Airpower Museum’s Pancake Breakfast With Santa Claus!

Breakfast with Santa takes place in AAM’s historic Hangar 3, once part of Republic Aviation.

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AAM’s World War II Douglas C-47 “Skytrain.”

Photo by: Robert F. Salant

The American Airpower Museum (AAM) will hold itsannual Winter Hangar Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, December 12, 2021, from 9:30 until 11:30 a.m.  Come and participate in a fun community event for the entire family.  Hangar 3 will be decked out with Christmas themed decorations plusthere will be photo opportunities with Santa all day!Parents and children will enjoy hot pancakes with butter, maple syrup, sausages and beverages.  The AAM Holiday Tram will alsotake adults and kidsfor rides around the Hangar’s ramp, weather permitting.  
Breakfast with Santa takes place in AAM’s historic Hangar 3, once part of Republic Aviation.  After breakfast, your family can discover the history of military aviation and explore dozens of exhibits including five of America’s most famous WWII fighting aircraft, the North American B-25 Mitchell Bomber and P-51 Mustang, the Curtiss P-40 Warhawk (Flying Tiger), Grumman’s TBM Avenger Bomber and the Douglas C-47 Skytrain, plus Cold War era jets by Republic Aviation like the F-105 Thunderchief and A-10 Thunderbolt, also known as the Warthog, the “Flying Gun” and the Tank Buster!  Join our breakfast and help support the American Airpower Museum preserve American Aviation History!
Breakfast is free with the cost of Regular Admission to the museum and confirmed reservation. Donations are welcome.The admission is $15 for Adults, $12 for seniors and veterans and $10 for kids.  Pancake breakfast will be served 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. only.  Not all day.  Santa will be on hand all day until closing time at 4:00 p.m.  Advance registration will be required for the breakfast, so parents should call to make reservationswhich will be first come first served for specific time slots.  For reservations call AAMat (631) 293-6398between 10:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., from Wednesday through Sunday.  To make a reservation in person you can visit AAM at Hangar 3, 1230 New Highway, Farmingdale, NY 11735.(Reservations are not required for people who arrive after 10:30 a.m. just to visit the museum.)
Contact: Robert F. Salant, Public Affairs, (516) 328-3959,
The American Airpower Museum is an aviation museum located on the landmarked former site of RepublicAviationat 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.
The American Airpower Museum is Long Island’s only flying military aviation museum.