Iconic 57th Fighter Group Restaurant Hosts Warbird Rides and 1940s Victory Dance
PEACHTREE CITY, GA. (Oct. 23, 2022) – World War II warbirds from CAF Airbase Georgia fleet will join the festivities Saturday, Oct 29th when the 57th Fighter Group restaurant stages its inaugural Victory Night dinner and dance at DeKalb-Peachtree Airport. CAF Airbase Georgia, based in Peachtree City, Ga., plans to send its SBD Dauntless dive bomber, LT-6 Mosquito trainer, and Corsair fighter to help set the 40s mood at the Victory Night event.
Airbase Georgia will sell rides from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. aboard its SBD Dauntless and the LT-6, for a memorable aviation experience that will take the passengers back in time in a meticulously restored aircraft. Rides can be purchased in advance online at airbasegeorgia.org.
The 57th Fighter Group entered the Atlanta restaurant scene in 1981 and quickly became a landmark for aviation enthusiasts and diners seeking a unique and nostalgic experience. Victory Night will begin at 7 p.m. and will recreate the classic 40s feel, enhanced by costumed guests and big-band music. Prizes will be awarded for best costumes. Reservations are strongly encouraged and must be booked by calling the restaurant, 770-234-0057.