Tanks Giving
SATURDAY - DEC 2, 2017, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM       < Back to Events

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On December 2nd from 10am-2pm, join the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum (FHCAM) for the holiday event of the season- Tanks Giving.

Tanks Giving brags of a magical Santa Village, hot cocoa station, ginger bread cookie decorating for the kids, delicious food trucks, a scavenger hunt, craft stations, World of Tanks video game stations, face painting, RC Tank demo, a special showing of The Santa Clause in the theater, SNOW, and much more! Santa will be in his magical village taking professional photos with families from 11:30am-2pm free of charge.

To celebrate this season of giving FHCAM has partnered with Teen Feed. This local non-profit works with the community to offer support and meet basic needs, build strong relationships, and ally with homeless youth as they meet their future off the streets. Bring in an item off the list below to receive FREE entry into Tanks Giving! One free admission per item donated. Items needed this holiday season include new or gently used sleeping bags (portable, waterproof covers), tents and tarps, rain gear, backpacks, hooded sweatshirts (dark colors), boots and Carhart-type Workpants (large sizes), hats, gloves, hand warmers, packs of paired wool socks, flat of ramen noodle cups, Costco size Granola bars, nuts, healthy protein snacks, and $20 gift cards to Walgreens, Target and Goodwill. Cash donations are welcome as well! All charitable gifts to help those who need it the most this holiday season.

Schedule • 10am Doors Open
• 10am-2pm Kids Activities, Face Painting, Hot Cocoa Station, Cookie Decorating,
• 10am & 12pm- Viewing of The Santa Clause in FHCAM Movie Theater
• 11am Santa Arrives by Tank from the North Pole
• 11:30am-2:00pm Santa Village/Santa photos
• 2pm Event Ends
• 5pm Museum Closes

Important Highlights
• First 200 guests through the door receive a FREE Tanks Giving button
• Free professional photo with Santa- included with FHCAM Admission
• Ginger Bread Tank Decorating Station
• Get your face painted by a fabulous artist
• See Santa arrive from the North Pole by tank
• Make fun holiday craft projects
• Remote Control Tank Demonstrations
• Snow falling from the sky
• Stop by the World of Tanks video game stations
• Catch a special showing of The Santa Clause in the FHCAM Movie Theater
• Holiday themed scavenger hunt
• Teen Feed Charity Donation onsite

For more information email info@flyingheritage.com or call 206-342-4242
Ticket Info
$14 Adults
$12 Seniors (65+)
$12 Military
$10 Youth (6-17)
Free Children (5 and under)
AAA discount available
Free admission with charitable donation to Teen Feed

  • Attendance at this event indicates approval for you and children in your care to be photographed or videotaped by FHCAM and third party media for editorial and promotional use. Pictures and video from this event may be used on www.flyingheritage.com, Facebook, YouTube, or other social media sites.
  • Visitors should expect loud noise due to the operation of aircraft, tanks, and guns.
  • Commercial photography, selfie sticks, ladders, alcohol and weapons are prohibited.
  • FHCAM reserves the right to remove anyone from this event at our discretion, without refund, for disruptive, unsafe, inappropriate or similar behavior.

Where do I park?
Parking is available at the FHCAM lot in front of our hangars, or at designated overflow lots nearby.

Where are the restrooms?
Restrooms are located in both of our hangars as well as throughout the event space. For exact restroom locations, please refer to your event trifold which you will receive when you enter the event.
Will food and beverage be available at the event?
Yes, food and beverage will be available from some of Snohomish County’s most tasty food trucks. A full list of food vendors can be found on the event you are attending’s webpage. If you do not wish to purchase your lunch from one of our food vendors or have special dietary restrictions, please feel free to bring food and beverage into the event. Alcohol is prohibited.  
What can I bring with me?
This site is ADA accessible, stroller friendly, and service animal friendly. You are welcome to bring food and beverage into the event with you. For a list of prohibited items please view the rules section of this event page.
If I am a member, do I get into this event for free?
All 2017 FHCAM signature events are free to members!

Are my tickets refundable if they were purchased through BrownPaperTickets?
Unfortunately, FHCAM is unable to process refunds for tickets purchased through Brown Paper Tickets. You will need to contact them directly to see about a refund.
Will events be postponed due to poor weather?
FHCAM events will continue happen with our without the weather cooperation. If it is raining, all flying demonstrations will be held until we have approval from the tower to fly. In some cases, flying demonstrations will be canceled all together.

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