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Fort Drum Annual Mountainfest

Fort Drum in New York will host its annual Mountainfest on June 27-28 at the Wheeler-Sack Army Airfield. But in attention to the Mountainfest it will have the largest national air show and a Welcome Home and Salute to the nation Ceremony.

Mountainfest is held yearly and helps celebrate the relationship between Fort Drum and the North Country community.

The event is free and open to the public. Events will being at 11:30a.m and gates will open at 9am

June 27th featured events include the Salute to the Nation, and Welcome Home Ceremony, but as an added bonus there is be the uncasing of the division colors, as The Division returns home. The weather for the weekend is On Saturday 73 with 70% chance of rain and Sunday Mostly Cloudy with a High of 78. So make sure you bring your umbrella, and a hat.

Morale Welfare and Recreation brings country singer Jo Dee Messina. She will perform her free concert at 6 p.m. No one will want to miss the huge fireworks show that starts at 9:30 p.m.

The air show will features numerous vintage military aircraft, ones you would not want to miss.

The Memphis Belle, replica B-17 that flue in 1990 Hollywood Movie,

The Trojan Horseman, only Six-ship T 28 team in the world.

The Lima Lima Flight Team original six aircraft Civilian formation aerobatic team.

The Aerostarts aerobatic Demo team who perform in the Yak 52 TW.

Along with the US Army 82nd Air Born All-American Parachute team. And many many more!