About Flight Days

Eagle’s signature summertime event, Flight Days, is BACK! This year’s theme, “Sky’s the Limit!” will take us to spectacular heights. Join us in Town Park to enjoy fun for the whole family!

Friday Family Fun Night kicks off the weekend with silent disco, glow-in-the-dark crafts, giant yard games, and popcorn & a movie.

On Saturday, Sky’s the Limit! The splash of color fun run will end in time for the parade on Broadway. The day’s events includes a kid zone, gravity games, axe throwing, live music and so much more!

Flight Days FAQs:

Q: Is Flight Days an airshow?
A: No.
Q: Why is it called Flight Days?
A: In 1921 the County Seat was “stolen” from Red Cliff and moved to Eagle.  The Town has been celebrating the history and relocation ever since.

Schedule of Events

All events take place in Town Park, unless noted otherwise

Friday, June 24th – Family Fun Night

4pm – Festivities Begin!

4pm – 8pm – Food trucks | Glow-in-the-dark kids crafts | Giant yard games | Inflatables
5pm – 9pm – Silent Disco
5pm – 6pm – Castle Peak Pet Show

Immediately following the game – Trees Don’t Move
8pm – 10pm – Teen glow-in-the-dark yard games

Saturday, June 25th – Sky’s the Limit!

8am – Lions Club Pancake Breakfast
8am – 9:30am – Splash of Color Fun Run: Register Individual | Register Family

  • Run starts at the Vail Health Medical Campus, lower parking lot, and ends at Eagle Town Park. The course is approximately 1.2 miles along the Brush Creek trail, through Bull Pasture Park, down Wall Street into Town Park. Along the course, there will be three stations where participants will be splashed with chalk color. At the finish line there will be a celebratory group splash of color at 9:30am. Skateboards and bikes are not allowed on the course.
  • Cost is $15 for an individual and $20 for a family. We hope to see all generations out on the course!
  • Schedule:
    • 8am – Registration T-Shirt pick-up (Medical Center, Lower Lot)
    • 8:30am – START (Medical Center, Lower Lot)
    • 9:30am – Group Color Splash! (Town Park)

10am – Parade on Broadway
11am – Kid Zone | Inflatables | Crafts | Food Trucks | Horseshoe Tournament

1pm – 2pm – Hula Hoop Contest
2pm – 4:30pm – Flight Days Kickball Tourney – Register Here

  • Are you ready to kick that ball up-up and AWAY? Join us for an afternoon of kickball fun where teams will play in round-robin kickball tournament with a championship game. Prizes will be awarded to the WINNING team and the team with the BEST SPIRIT – costumes are highly encouraged!
  • Ages 13+, max of 12 players per team. All players must sign a waiver.
  • Games will be played on the Bull Pasture Field behind the Golden Eagle Senior Center.

3pm – 4pm Basketball shoot-out

3pm – 5pm – Live Music – Derringer
5:30pm – 7:30pm Live Music – Rewind
8:30pm – 10:30pm – Live Music – Six Million Dollar Band

Get Involved

We need you! Please help us organize day-of activities; Kid Zone, Interactive Games,  Splash of Color Fun Run,  Silent Disco, Crafts, etc. Please complete the form below and we appreciate your support! Volunteers must be 16 or older.

Click here to sign up for a volunteer shift.

If you are a food vendor, food truck, popcorn wagon, or have a business that you want to promote, please complete the form below.

Who doesn’t love a parade? If you want to march, dance, dress up like an old-time settler, ride a horse, build a float or just want to show your pride for Eagle, please complete the form below.

We are looking for sponsors to help us elevate this year’s Flight Days. Please consider sponsoring our community event!

Contact Molly Furtado at 970-328-9625 or email [email protected].

Thank you to our 2022 Flight Days Sponsors!

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