Madison County: Airport open house and barbecue

Madison Airport is hosting an open house and community barbecue from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the airport, located at 124 Airport Road, Richmond.

The free event will feature information about Eastern Kentucky University's aviation program and food will be served from noon to 2 p.m.

Local Experimental Aircraft Association members will also offer free "Young Eagles" flights to kids between the ages of 8 and 17. Registration for the flights begins at 10 a.m.

For more information, call Jason Bonham at (859) 986-3913 or