Events

WMRA’s Jet Float in 2019 Muziekparade

West Michigan Regional Airport’s jet float flew down the 8th Street Runway in the 2019 Tulip Time Muziekparade. This year’s theme was “paint the town orange” so the float was decorated using orange Monarch Butterflies and real bubbles that the children loved!

Chuck Doornbos from Doornbos Builders built the jet for the airport’s float […]

Join us for the 2019 Muziekparade!

West Michigan Regional Airport’s jet float will participate in the 2019 Tulip Time Muziekparade, one of Michigan’s most spectacular parades, Saturday, May 11, at 3:00 p.m. The float will be decorated with the parade’s theme of “Paint the town orange” and will be featured among the floats, Dutch Dancers, marching bands and more!

Join us […]

NEWS ON THE 2018 WINGS OF MERCY CAREAFFAIRE

The Wings of Mercy CareAffaire fundraiser on Saturday, August 25 at West Michigan Regional Airport began on the runway with approximately 80 runners that participated in the Runway 5K. Even though the weather didn’t cooperate, a fun-filled morning that included a pancake breakfast and lots of activities for the kids turned into a huge […]

Your invitation to the 2018 Wings of Mercy CareAffaire and 5K Run!

West Michigan is invited to the 2018 Holland CareAffaire benefiting Wings of Mercy. The event will be held at the West Michigan Regional Airport, 60 Geurink Blvd. on Saturday, August 25 from 8:00 am to Noon. Call 616.396.1077 for more info. This year’s event will include:

5th Annual Runway 5K Run
For registration go to www.wingsofmercy.com. The […]

WMRA’s JET FLOAT PARTICIPATES IN MUZIEKPARADE

The West Michigan Regional Airport’s jet float glided down the parade route beginning on eighth street during the Tulip Time Muziekparade on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Many thanks to the team pictured above  that helped put it all together. From the right Josh Doornbos, Chuck Doornbos, Derek and Sarah Laird and their two children […]

WMRA’S JET FLOAT IN MUZIEKPARADE!

Join us for the Tulip Time Muziekparade, one of Michigan’s most spectacular parades, Saturday, May 12, at 3:00 p.m. West Michigan Regional Airport’s jet float will be arrayed with tulips and  will be featured among the floats, Dutch Dancers, marching bands and more!

With over 4,000 participants, 170 units and the longest parade route in […]

Operation Good Cheer Flies to WMRA

Operation Good Cheer flies in 100’s of Christmas presents to West Michigan Regional Airport! This is the 11th year Operation Good Cheer has dropped off presents to area agencies’ Bethany Christian Services and Pathways for foster children that live in the surrounding counties. Six planes, loaded with gifts, flew into WMRA. Together, volunteers formed […]

A GREAT DAY FOR FLYING!

The Wings of Mercy CareAffaire fundraiser at Tulip City Air Service, West Michigan Regional Airport was a huge success! People of all ages attended setting a record crowd! There were well over 100 participants in the Runway 5K. Over 700 delicious pancake breakfasts were served by the Holland Lions Club. Kids ages 8-17 were […]

WINGS OF MERCY CAREAFFAIRE FUNRAISER AT WMRA

All of West Michigan is invited to the 2017 Holland CareAffaire benefiting Wings of Mercy. The event will be held at the West Michigan Regional Airport, 60 Geurink Blvd. on Saturday, August 26 from 8:00 am to Noon. This year’s event will include:

4th Annual Runway 5K Run
For registration go to www.wingsofmercy.com. The cost is $30 and […]

WMRA Jet Float in Holland’s Parade of Lights

More than 75 entries illuminated Eighth Street to ring in the holidays on Tuesday night. The WMRA jet float was one of them with over 2,400 lights lighting up the float. The float was helping out Santa by bringing presents from the North Pole to our area. It was a wonderful weather evening and the crowds were in […]