Lake Arrowhead 4th of July Flyover and Fireworks Show – Arrowhead Lake Association

The whole family will enjoy this annual tradition of a spectacular fireworks show over Lake Arrowhead. The Arrowhead Lake Association is presenting “Boats, Planes & Fireworks”.  The event includes a flyover of many aircraft, including those flown by a couple of REI pilots. Tony Higa will be flying his Pitts “Tango-Tango” and an Len Ingalls will be participating in his PT-19 “Annabelle”. The event will be held at the Lake Arrowhead Village.  For more info contact the Arrowhead Lake Association by phone at 909 337-2595 or by email 




STIHL National Championship Air Races

September 15-19th Reno Stead Field KRTS 

We have at least two pilots from REI participating at this years event. Karl Grove will be racing his Lancair in the Sport class and Tony Higa will be performing a 10 minute aerobatic act in his Pitts “Tango-Tango”.  You can read about it here:

STIHL National Championship Air Races | Reno Air Races


Breakfast Club -Every VFR Sunday Morning

Want to fly out with the gang to exotic local destinations to enjoy a hearty breakfast? Pilots wishing to do so meet at the REI public lobby every Sunday at 7:30 am. Destination is selected at this meeting by the pilots in attendance.

Fun Places to Fly Aviation Events Calendar

Here’s a link to the events page of Fun Places to Fly. You can search by region, distance, zip code or airport identifier to find events at other airports.

Meetings of Importance to our Members

  • The Redlands Airport Association meets monthly on the 4th Wednesday of the month at 6pm in the public lobby at REI
  • Redlands Airport Advisory Board meets the 1st Wednesday of every month at 6pm. Meetings usually are held at Redlands City Council Chambers and occasionally the Redlands Airport Public Lobby.
  • Redlands City Council meets 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Agendas are posted 72 hours in advance for City Council meetings and Planning Commission meetings on the City of Redlands website.