The Cleveland National Air Show and Discount Drug Mart, in partnership with the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA), will provide the opportunity of a lifetime for a lucky child. The EAA Young Eagles Flight Essay Contest will award one child a Young Eagles Flight with aerobatic legend Sean D. Tucker.
Entrants must be between the ages of 8 and 17 years of age, and must compose an essay between 100 and 300 words based on one of the following themes: “What I imagine my first airplane ride will be like” or “What this flight will mean to me.” The winner will receive one Young Eagles Flight with Sean D. Tucker on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in an aircraft at Burke Lakefront Airport, as well as four VIP tickets and one parking pass to the Saturday, September 2, 2017 Cleveland National Air Show. All entries must be received on or before 12:00 p.m. on Monday, August 7, 2017. The winner will be selected from all qualified entries by a Discount Drug Mart/Cleveland National Air Show essay review team and will be notified on or after August 8th. To submit an entry, and for complete contest rules/regulations, please visit www.discount-drugmart.com/young-eagles-contest.