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Announcing the 6th Annual!

In light of the current Covid-19 situation, the Fort Worth Aviation Museum will be closed from March 16th to March 30th. All events are postponed for the time being.
The safety of our visitors and volunteers is of utmost importance. Please check our social media for future updates on the situation.

Hops and Props is postponed until May 30th. All current ticket holders and sponsors will be honored on the new date. Early Bird Pricing will be in effect until April 15th.

If you need to contact us, email us at info@ftwaviation.com.

If you have already bought tickets they will still be valid and you do not have to do anything.  Just bring your tickets on May 30th.

Thank you for your understanding and support.


$20 unlimited beer tasting Early Bird ticket available until April 15th!


Parking $5 at the gate.

Below is the proposed Plan of The Day. 


May 30th we will hold our 6th aircraft fly-in and craft beer festival with, music, food, flight simulators, Veteran Support Groups, family-friendly vendors, games, and fun.

Airplane, helicopter, and Jeep rides will also be available.

We will be featuring VIP beer flights again on the “Southern Cross” vintage C-47 military transport.

Flights are scheduled for 12:30, 1:30 and 2:30 PM.

CLICK HERE for Details and Tickets.

Below is the information for the 2020 Hops and Props. 

Save the date:  May 30, 2020!

Our 2020 theme is “Welcome Home!” in recognition of the acquisition of YF-16 #2, the second prototype F-16.

Here is our Brewer Lineup So Far!

VIP Ticket Packages are on sale now!


Ticket Prices:

Early Bird VIP Package – $70 + fees

  • Souvenir Hops and Props Tasting Glass
  • Unlimited 2 oz. Beer Tasting Samples
  • Lunch
  • Reserved Shade Seating in VIP Area
  • Museum Admission
  • Special Brewers’ Souvenirs: Stickers, Coasters, and More
  • Hops and Props T-Shirt or 2, 1-pint Hops and Props beer glasses
  • FWAM 20th Anniversary lapel pin
  • Souvenir Hops and Props Tote Bag
  • FREE VIP Parking
  • One unopened six-pack of festival beers (not for consumption at the festival)
  • Invitation to Friday Night Volunteer and Sponsor DinnerVIP Designated Driver – $50 + fees
  • VIP DD’s will have access to everything a VIP does, except the Unlimited Beer Tasting and the Museum!
    Thank you for helping get someone home safe!

Beer Flights Again!

We will also be featuring beer flights again this year on “Southern Cross” a C-47 vintage military transport.  Flights are scheduled for 12:30, 1:30 and 2:30 PM.

All “Beer Flight” purchases are considered a VIP ticket this year.  We have designated a few seats on all flights as Early Bird seats priced at $120.00 per seat.  The regular price is $149.00.  In addition to the flight, passengers will receive the benefits shown on the VIP packages shown above.

Epic Helicopter is planning to sell helicopter rides again this year if their schedule permits.

New this year, WW II Willy’s Jeep rides presented by the Military Museum of Fort Worth.

All Rides are at addition cost and not part of the beer tasting tickets.

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A special thanks to our sponsors.

Marketing opportunities are still available for 2020.  Show your brand to the people who visit Hops and Props.

Email info@ftwaviation.com to have one of our representatives contact you now.