Each year, the Museum raises much-needed funds at its annual Gala. The event features an open bar, hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, dinner, great music and more!

This year's Gala will be held on Saturday, April 21, from 5 until 10 p.m. The fun theme of "Copters in the Caribbean" will offer opportunity for creative costumes. Cocktails will begin at 5 pm, followed by dinner from the Desmond Hotel, dancing, music and entertainment.

The Museum will also present its annual Achievement Award for innovation in rotary wing flight. Winner TBA.

Past Achievement Award honorees include:

  • 2017 Evolo GmbH - Successful Manned Flight of Volocopter VC200
  • 2016 Sikorsky - Unmanned Autonomous Blackhawk
  • 2015 Jeff Bezos - Amazon Prime
  • 2014 AugustaWestland – Project Zero
  • 2013 AeroVelo – Atlas Human Powered Helicopter
  • 2012 Kaman and Lockheed Martin – Unmanned KMAX
  • 2010 Sikorsky - X-2 Team 2011 University of Maryland – Gamera Team
  • 2009 AgustaWestland - AW 109 “Round the World” Helicopter Speed Record

Tickets cost $1250.00 for a table of 10 and $150.00 per person. Purchase them via mail, credit card by phone at 610-436-960, or PayPal below.