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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Traffic Jam - July 10 & 11, 2015

The Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum will host the 2014 Traffic Jam on July 12. 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.

2015 Traffic Jam will be July 11! Mark your calendars early!

Our 2015 poster will arrive in June 2015. Stay tuned so you can hang it up, show it off, and tell your friends.

Want to get a feel for the event? Click here for the 2014 schedule. The 2015 schedule will be almost identical to this schedule. The finalized schedule will be posted in June 2015.

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

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

The Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum will host the 2014 Traffic Jam on July 12. 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.

2015 Traffic Jam will be July 11! Mark your calendars early!

Our 2015 poster will arrive in June 2015. Stay tuned so you can hang it up, show it off, and tell your friends.

Want to get a feel for the event? Click here for the 2014 schedule. The 2015 schedule will be almost identical to this schedule. The finalized schedule will be posted in June 2015.

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

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

General Admission

Saturday Admission (July 11, 2015): $10 for adults and $5 for kids. (This includes your museum entrance fee too.)

Have a Vintage Auto to Share? Registration Below

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 $8 per night.

The Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum Traffic Jam is always a big hit. Registration Forms will be posted June 2015.

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.

Volunteer

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 10 2015 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 11 2015 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!

 

   

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Events Calendar  

October

October 11 - Second Saturday - the TEENs (1910s cars and planes)

November

November 8 - Second Saturday - Honoring the UNIFORM

November 27 - WAAAM closed for Thanksgiving.

December

December 14 - Second Saturday - Vintage Bicycles

December 25 - WAAAM Closed for Christmas

Full Calendar

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Join Us for the WAAAM Traffic Jam!

July 12, 2014

 Come to the 2014 WAAAM Traffic Jam!

Click here for Registration Forms.

Click here for more information.

   

Announcing the WAAAM Annual Auto & Aero Swap Meet.

July 12

Enjoy a great museum and a swap meet all in one place.

Buy - Sell - Trade - Enjoy

Click here for registration forms.

Click here for more information.

   

Join Us for the Annual Hood River Fly-In!

September 6 & 7, 2014

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!