Day 1: AirZoo Aerospace & Science Museum
The Air Zoo is a highly charged, multi-sensory atmosphere that goes beyond anything you've ever seen. It's like no place else on Earth!
Voted the "Best Place to Take Out-of-Towners" and "Best Place to Spend a Day with Your Family" three years in a row, the Air Zoo features more than 100 rare and historic air and space artifacts, amusement park-style rides, Full-Motion Flight Simulators, newly renovated Quonset hut-style Missions Theater, as well as historical exhibits and educational activities. Come imagine, explore and discover with us!
Day 2: HECO Burdick St. & HECO Gibson St.
FOR DAY 2 - BUSING WILL BE PRIOVIDED FROM DESIGNATED PARKING AREAS!
Day 2 Ends @ HECO Warehouse/Select Operations on Gibson St
This 50,000 sqft facility is home to a variety of items for HECO. This serves as a primary equipment storage warehouse and operations hub for HECO's predictive service group. In addition to this, select repair operations at within this location including: large balancing, high voltage VPI system, large motor clean winding room, and large lathe machining.
About Kalamazoo, MI
Kalamazoo offers so much more than a memorable name. We like to think that we effortlessly blend energy and innovation with friendliness and a little bit of a humble attitude. We are about two hours from Chicago, and two hours from Detroit. Kalamazoo features a vibrant and progressive downtown that sets the stage for quality dining, eclectic shops and galleries, and live entertainment. We are a town completely dedicated to education with The Kalamazoo Promise, and the home of the Western Michigan Broncos and Kalamazoo College Hornets. We have professional sports and a heartfelt commitment to the arts.
While you are at the RPM Symposium at the Kalamazoo Air Zoo, you will be in the City of Portage where there are great hotels, restaurants and brew pubs. In fact just less than a half of a mile is Latitude 42 a micro-brewery offering great beer and good food. There will be a host table at the conference with a multitude of things to do while you are in Kalamazoo – so think about staying an extra night. And in order to plan your trip, visit www.discoverkalamazoo.com for ideas and travel information.
We believe that once you come to Kalamazoo, you’ll be back. We Promise.