VISITORS ARE HEADING TO HATCH THIS WEEKEND FOR THE ANNUAL CHILE FESTIVAL, AND SOME OF THEM WILL BE MAKING A GRAND ENTRANCE.

AROUND A DOZEN LOCAL PILOTS ARE PARTICIPATING IN A FLY-IN TOMORROW TO KICK OFF THE FESTIVAL, PILOTS WILL ALSO HANG OUT TO ANSWER QUESTIONS AND SHOW OFF THEIR AIRCRAFT.

ORGANIZERS SAY THEY HOPE TO GET MORE PEOPLE INTERESTED IN AVIATION, WHETHER THAT MEANS LEARNING MORE ABOUT THE STATE )S 53 PUBLIC AIRPORTS, OR LEARNING TO FLY THEMSELVES.

2:27 so it )s a great way to see the state, access us because we are the fifth largest geographic state in the nation.

and air travel just gives you the ability to see more of it in less time and see what the state has to offer.

2:39 PLANES WILL START FLYING IN AROUND EIGHT, WITH LANDINGS AND TAKE-OFFS THROUGHOUT THE DAY.

THE FESTIVAL RUNS THROUGH SUNDAY.