Upcoming FlyOuts

Branson 2022 FlyOut

 Branson, MO
 May 19 - 22, 2022


About Branson

bransonLandingEach year, millions of visitors are drawn to Branson, Missouri to experience live entertainment, family-oriented attractions, and the stunning beauty of the Ozarks.  With over 50 theaters and 100 running shows, come join USPA members as we enjoy a sampling of the best of them. Amusement parks, aquariums, shopping, or boating on the lake, there is something for everyone.

The weekend will include USPA’s annual membership meeting, at which time we look forward to hearing from our members as they help determine future flyouts for the organization.


Activity Highlights

WINGS Safety Seminar

FAA WINGS Safety SeminarUSPA safety seminars are open to everyone, and we encourage local pilots to attend whether they are USPA members or not. The safety seminar will include a guest speaker on a safety-related topics of interest and is eligible for WINGS credits.


Silver Dollar City

SDCSilver Dollar City is a special place in the heartland of America where your family can gather together in fun, where traditions are created, memories are shared and where time stops to celebrate each other. The 1880s theme park will turn an ordinary day into a best-ever day with fun that awaits you no matter what time of year. Explore new adventures. Experience record-breaking thrills. Discover a world of surprises. Create memories you will remember forever.


Dolly Parton's Stampede


Tighten your bootstraps for a powerful performance featuring 32 magnificent horses and a cast of top-notch trick riders in a 35,000 square foot arena. Thrill to a friendly competition, horseback stunts at top speed, spectacular special effects, and phenomenal musical productions, all while you enjoy a mouthwatering four-course family feast!

The excitement begins even before you step through the door. Take a stroll down the beautiful Horse Walk and meet the 4-legged stars of the show, our 32 magnificent horses.

Celebrate a Family Tradition, Stampede style, at Branson’s Most Fun Place to Eat!


Explore On Your Own

Branson has a bit of everything. Silver Dollar City is a walk back in time for an adventure and fun. Go under the sea with the Aquarium at the Boardwalk or set sail on the high seas and experience the Titanic. If you like live shows, there is a show for everyone, from country music to modern music, variety shows to magic, even a world famous live tribute show where you can hear one of your faviorite musicians of all time. Branson has shopping at one of the malls or on the Branson Landing. Zipline through the hills of the Ozarks or take a ride on a mountain coaster. 

Check out the Branson Visitors Website for all there is to do.

Branson Visitors Website


Schedule of Activities

Thursday, May 19
7 pm Safety Seminar  KPLK Airport
Friday, May 20
9:30 am Silver Dollar City  
Saturday, May 21
9:30 am USPA Annual Membership and Board Meetings  
12 pm Lunch and Afternoon Activities On Your Own  
5:15 pm Dolly Parton's Stampede Dinner Attraction  
Sunday, May 22
Depart at your leisure or stay and enjoy Branson.  

Travel Information

Airport and FBO

KPLK - M. Graham Clark Downtown Airport
Phone: 417-332-1848
Group Perks: One night free tiedown, no landing or ramp fees, and a fuel discount.

KPLK-AirNav      FBO Website

Rental Cars

Avis Rental Cars are available through the FBO.


Comfort Inn and Suites at Thousand Hills
203 Wildwood Dr
Branson, MO 65616
P: 417-335-4727

Reservations can be made by calling the hotel.
Make sure you tell them you are with United States Pilots Association.

Special Rate - $87/night plus tax

Rates apply several days before and after our flyout dates, include breakfast, wifi, and free parking.
No penalty if cancellation is made more than 24 hours prior to check-in.
Room availability cannot be guaranteed after April 19, 2022.

Hotel Website

Activity Costs

Silver Dollar City - $60/person (lunch is on your own)
Dolly Parton's Stampede - $59/person (Includes show, dinner, and gratuity)
Meals - All meals are on your own and not included in the registration fee unless specified as included

Cancellation Deadline

We understand with small airplanes and the weather that plans may need to be flexible or change. With COVID-19 and personal situations you may also need to change your travel plans. You may cancel your registration for a full refund or credit towards another FlyOut if canceled before April 19, 2022. After April 19, 2022, activity fees are non-refundable. 

COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 has had different impact depending on where you are in the world. With current social distancing guidelines and local ordinances, participants may be required to wear a mask or face covering for indoor venues and any group activities where social distancing is not possible. Participants are encouraged to practice social distancing and frequent hand washing whenever possible. More information will be provided to registrants closer to the date of the FlyOut based on information we receive from local authorities and event venues.

Register and Pay Online

USPA Member General Registration:  $15/person
USPA Non-Member General Registration: $35/person
*Please note that members will need to login for the member discount to apply. 

Register One Person     Register Multiple People 

Registration fees for USPA events include snacks, soft drinks and a hospitality room in the designated hotel where members can freely congregate. Participants at USPA events must make their own hotel and rental car reservations except where otherwise indicated. USPA events are organized by USPA volunteers, providing discounted group rates for hotels and events, but spaces can be limited, so register and make reservations early to ensure you enjoy the discounted rates.