Join Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum this Veteran’s Day for an evening celebrating the courage, determination and sacrifice shown by the men and women of Flight For Life® Colorado. We are honored and enthused to be highlighting the impactful work of this Colorado institution and hope you will help us celebrate their 45th anniversary during our annual Spreading Wings Gala.
The evening will include special stories of the rescuers and the rescued, opportunities to mingle with first responders, a showcase of the military’s relationship with Flight For Life, THE SILHOUETTES® entertainment group and much more. Wings Over the Rockies will also be showcasing two vintage helicopters that were vital to the formation and early success of Flight For Life Colorado.
Wings is proud to announce that THE SILHOUETTES, a unique entertainment company featured on the TV show America’s Got Talent, will perform several acts paying tribute to Flight For Life and veterans.
Dinner will be served buffet style from 6:00 – 7:15 PM. For detailed menus, click here.
Interested in becoming a sponsor? Review our sponsorship packet and contact Jess Castellano with any questions.
The Spreading Wings Gala is a major annual fundraising event for Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum (Wings). All proceeds generated by the Gala benefit Wings Over the Rockies, a 501(c)(3) organization.
Spreading Wings Gala Co-Emcees
Amelia Rose Earhart
World famous aerobatic pilot
About Flight For Life Colorado:
Founded in 1972 by three St. Anthony Hospital administrators, Nick DiTirro, E.V. Kuhlman and Jack Goetzinger, and two medical doctors, Dr. Henry Cleveland and Dr. Boyd Bigelow, Flight for Life Colorado is the United States’ original Air Ambulance service dedicated to providing critical care transport with five helicopters, five ambulances and four fixed-wing aircraft.
Equipped with the industry’s most current technology and experienced, knowledgeable team, Flight For Life Colorado transports patients across several states in the Rocky Mountain Region and assist search and rescue agencies with specialized services including aerial search support and their Avalanche Deployment Program.
All Flight For Life Colorado photography is graciously provided by:
Go behind the scenes with Rocky Mountain icon and 2017 Spreading Wings Gala honoree, Flight For Life® Colorado. Originally founded in 1972, Flight For Life Colorado is the nation’s original air ambulance service and to-date they have transported more than 114,000 infants, children and adults. Curator Matthew Burchette speaks with the program director, a pilot and even experiences first-hand how Flight For Life saves lives.