Fly Me to the Moon - Honoring Apollo 11 and Featuring Buzz Aldrin

“FLY ME TO THE MOON: An Evening with Legends, Honoring Apollo 11 and Featuring Buzz Aldrin,” one of the only in-person 55th anniversary in the world of mankind’s historic first moon landing, is set for Saturday July 20, 2024 at the San Diego Air & Space Museum.

The Apollo 11 Moon landing on July 20, 1969 marked one of the truly historic moments in mankind’s ongoing exploration of our universe. Being able to hear in-person from the American legends who were there – original Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 16 Moonwalker and Apollo 11 CAPCOM Charlie Duke, and Legacy Apollo Flight Director Gerry Griffin – is an amazing once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. The International Air & Space Hall of Fame and the San Diego Air & Space Museum are thrilled and honored to host this special evening which will create memories lasting a lifetime.

Featured Planned VIPs:

  • Buzz Aldrin, Original Moonwalker and Apollo 11 Lunar Module Pilot
  • Charlie Duke, Apollo 16 Moonwalker and Apollo 10 and 11 CAPCOM
  • Gerry Griffin, Legacy Flight Director for 100% of the Apollo Missions and Apollo 11 Gold Team leader

Schedule of Events:

  • 5:30PM: Reception
  • 7:00PM: Dinner/Program Starts

For Sponsorships & Additional Information:
Contact: Nicole Velazquez at 619.234.8291x109 or

Fly Me to the Moon is a black-tie formal event and fundraiser. All proceeds will go towards updating and enhancing future museum experiences. Your support not only celebrates the past but also invests in an even more exciting future for our museum.

Be there for the last chance to hear IN-PERSON from America’s Heroes, the people who were there for one of History’s Finest Moments!


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