Pilot Mall celebrates its new headquarters in Lakeland, Florida, on November 15-16 with an Open House during the "When Pigs Fly South BBQ Challenge," the popular barbeque competition that draws thousands to the SUN 'n FUN grounds at Lakeland-Linder Airport. Last year, some 120 aircraft flew in for the event - four times the number pre-registered.
When Pigs Fly South hosts some 30 world-class competitors cooking up spectacular BBQ and Southern Fare for aviators and the central Florida community. Among colorful competitors: Hot Wachula's, Skin-n-Bones, Smokin' Hooligans, Gourmet Rednecks and AOC Sticky Pigs.
The event also features show cars, motorcycles and aircraft on display. Exhibitors will display RVs and accessories from Camping World plus motorcycles and all-terrain vehicles from Sky Powersports. Trade-A-Plane will be there, too.
The joint will be jumping with live music, events and kids activities Friday, November 15, 2013 5:00 - 10:00 p.m. and Saturday, November 16, 2013 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., rain or shine.
To welcome Open House visitors, Pilot Mall will award door prizes including an ANR headset, a laser rescue light, Qref and Checkmate aviation checklists, a Sky Nav Atlas, Just Planes DVDs, Aviation Tutorials software, Babiators sunglasses for kids and much more. Industry reps from Sennheiser, Sky Nav and Clarity Aloft will be in attendance.
Check www.sun-n-fun.org for the arrival procedures NOTAM and more info on When Pigs Fly South. Admission is free; car parking is $5.00.
Pilot Mall's Aviation Superstore and new headquarters is located at 4040 Laird Avenue, adjacent to show center at When Pigs Fly South near Hangar B on the airport's south side.
PilotMall.com SUN 'n FUN Campus 4040 Laird Blvd Lakeland, FL 33811