WAAAM  

1600 Air Museum Rd. Hood River, OR 97031

(541) 308-1600

Open Daily 9 - 5 Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day

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A Benefit for

The Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum.

What: Food. Fun. Music. Come to a museum, a car show, and a swap meet all in one great place. Don’t miss our Model T Quick Build Challenge and other fun activities such as technical sessions and riding in some historic vehicles. Also, see the vintage kiddie pedal cars and check out the goodies to buy. Your support in this fundraiser helps keep WAAAM's engines running! There is something for everyone.

2016 Traffic Jam will be July 9! Mark your calendars early!

Want to get a feel for the event? Click here for the 2015 WAAAM Traffic Jam schedule! The 2016 Schedule will be almost identical with just as much fun. The 2016 Schedule will be posted around June.

Check out all the cool photos from the 2013 event here. More photos from the 2014 event here and the 2015 event here.

Want to know more about the Swap Meet? Click here.

A Benefit for

The Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum.

What: Food. Fun. Music. Come to a museum, a car show, and a swap meet all in one great place. Don’t miss our Model T Quick Build Challenge and other fun activities such as technical sessions and riding in some historic vehicles. Also, see the vintage kiddie pedal cars and check out the goodies to buy. Your support in this fundraiser helps keep WAAAM's engines running! There is something for everyone.

2016 Traffic Jam will be July 9! Mark your calendars early!

Want to get a feel for the event? Click here for the 2015 WAAAM Traffic Jam schedule! The 2016 Schedule will be almost identical with just as much fun. The 2016 Schedule will be posted around June.

Check out all the cool photos from the 2013 event here. More photos from the 2014 event here and the 2015 event here.

Want to know more about the Swap Meet? Click here.

General Admission

Saturday Admission (July 9, 2016): $10 for adults and $5 for kids. (This includes your museum entrance fee too.)

Have a Vintage Auto to Share? Click to Register

Bring out your car and show the world what you love to drive. Dash plaques and goodie bags are available for the first 125 vehicles to sign up.

Your registration price includes: Cruise, Music, Movie, Car Show, Swap Meet, and Admission for both days for TWO people. Cruise route map coming soon!

Dry camping at WAAAM is available for $10 per night.

The Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum Traffic Jam is always a big hit. Registration: Click here!

Pre-Registration: $20 per vehicle.

Registration: $25 per vehicle.

WAAAM Members Registration: $15 per vehicle.

Additional Riders: $5 each.

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Spending the night in the Gorge? Rooms go fast during the summer. The Chamber of Commerce for Hood River, The Dalles, Cascade Locks, and White Salmon can be a great asset in planning your trip.

Volunteers Click Here

The Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum has tons of great things to see at the Traffic Jam.

Volunteers Needed! Email Stephanie or Larry at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We need everyone’s help to put on the best show possible. 

There are many jobs that we need help with to make this event spectacular.

If you want to help out with the Cruise, Sock Hop or Drive-In Movie on Friday, July 8 2016 the event runs from museum close (around 5:00pm) to 11:30pm.

If you want to help out with the Car Show or Swap Meet on Saturday, July 9 2016 or other activities on that day we need all hands on deck from 7:30am to 5:30pm.

Even if you can only come for an hour or two during these times we would love to have your help!

 

   

Events Calendar  

April

April 9 - Second Saturday - Gathering of Fords - Bring Yours!

May

May 14 - Second Saturday - Antique Gliders

May 28 - Model T Driving School

June

June 4 - 1930s Driving School

June 11 - Second Saturday - Local History Spotlight - 100th Anniversary of the Historic Columbia River Highway

June 25 - Model T Driving School

Full Calendar

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Join Us for the WAAAM Traffic Jam!

July 11, 2015

Join us on July 11 for the 2015 WAAAM Traffic Jam!

Registration available here.

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Come Celebrate International Model A Day!

September 19, 2015

Don't miss this gathering of Model As and Model Ts at the Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum.

Register when you arrive.

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Join Us for the Annual Hood River Fly-In!

September 12 & 13, 2015

2015 Annual Hood River Fly In Dates are Sept 12 and 13!

Register when you arrive.

Click here for more information.

   

Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum

Antique Airplanes   •  Antique Automobiles

Where Oregon and Washington meet, at the Columbia River Gorge.

It's worth the trip!