Gospel Fest

Just Plane Fun at PHL; Gospel fest at ORD


Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) kicks off its summer-long Just Plane Fun! customer appreciation program at noon on Friday, June 21 with events and activities including a magic show, refreshments, a Mummers style string band, costumed characters, a pottery demonstration, giveaways and a meet and greet with the famous Tuskegee Airmen.

O'Hare Victory Travelers

Victory Travelers performing at O’Hare in 2010


Friday, June 21, there will also be an afternoon of Gospel music at Chicago’s O’Hare and Midway International Airports. The airport performances coincide with this weekend’s Chicago Gospel Music Festival celebration, which runs through Sunday, June 23.

Performances will take place between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.

At O’Hare:

The Victory Travelers will perform in Terminal 1 on the lower level near Ciao’s concession. In Terminal 2, past the security checkpoints, look for Wandrayl Booker & Friends performing next to Wicker Park Seafood and Sushi Bar. In Terminal 3: Bryant Jones & Chosen will be past the security near the entrance to Concourse L. And in International Terminal 5, Xavier Williams & Friends will perform on the lower level across from the Information Booth.

At Midway Airport:

Darwin Jackson & Praise Ministry will entertain travelers on the lower level baggage claim area next to the Information Booth.