Schedule of Events

Please note that all times are subject to change due to weather. Departure and arrival times are subject to many variables and the times shown reflect our best estimates. 

*Transportation available to the hotel and airport. Shuttles will pick up in front of Downtown Wausau FBO & Jefferson Street Inn. If you are left behind/arrive late, call Steph, 414-732-6782


AirVenture Cup

Schedule of events


Friday July 19

All Day Racers Arrive at Wausau Downtown Airport.

12:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Lunch available (donation-based)

1:00 PM – Shuttles to hotel start

3:00 PM – Media Event Wausau Downtown Airport 

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Informal Meet & Greet Buffet Dinner – Jefferson Street Inn Ballroom

Beer provided by The Explorium Brewpub – while supplies last


Saturday July 20

All Day Racers Arrive at Wausau Downtown Airport

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM – Airport Shuttle Starts to AUW and hotel

7:30 AM – 10:30 AM – Kiwanis Club Pancake Breakfast

9:00 AM – 4:00PM – Airport Open House AUW 

11:30 AM – 2:30 PM – Lunch available for purchase

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM – Happy Hour hosted by Ludwig Hulsey – Jefferson Street Inn Ballroom

6:30 PM – Buffet Dinner – Jefferson Street Inn Ballroom

7:30 PM – Mandatory Pilot Briefing – Jefferson Street Inn Ballroom


Sunday July 21 RACE DAY

6:00 AM – Airport Shuttle Starts Hotel to AUW

6:30 AM – 9:30 AM – Kiwanis Club Pancake Breakfast

8:00 AM – Mandatory Racer Briefing – LBF Hangar

9:00 AM – Racers Depart AUW

10:15 AM – 4:00 PM – Racers Land AUW  

* BBQ potluck lunch available at AUW hangar hosted by EAA Chapter 640. Donations for the EAA Chapter lunch are encouraged. 

8:00 PM Oshkosh Airport Closes to Arrivals 

* Aircraft that will be continuing to Oshkosh must arrive by this time. Please remember that in accordance with AirVenture rules, all aircraft must be tied down before you leave the airplane.


Monday July 22

5:45 PM – Arrive for Awards 

6:00 PM – Award Ceremony AirVenture Forum Pavilion 5

7:00 PM – Bus from Awards to Fox River Brewing

7:30 PM – 10:00 PM Post-race Party – Fox River Brewing

* Beverages provided for racers. Dinner will be a prepaid buffet to accommodate our large party.

10:00 PM – Return Bus to AV Grounds

* One bus is able to also do a drop off at the UW dorms for those folks staying there. 

Jefferson Street Inn

201 Jefferson St, Weston, WI


Fox River Brewing Waterfront Restaurant

1501 Arboretum Dr, Oshkosh, WI