Jim Harris


The International Skydiving Museum & Hall of Fame Celebration is the cornerstone of our awareness and fundraising efforts. 

It is a prestigious event that brings together old-timers and young superstars – all joining together for a festive weekend of skydiving and other activities. Mark your calendar for the 2020 Celebration in Skydive Deland, April 22 - 24, 2021 (please note new date).. 

There's nothing like the good-time atmosphere at the International Skydiving Hall of Fame Celebration.  The spirited event includes all kinds of activities for participants in the air and on the ground including:

  • The 10-Way Speed STAR WARS competition
  • The opportunity to make lots of skydives
  • A Forum featuring Bill Booth "A Brief History of Skydiving" sponsored by Bill Booth/UPT
  • A Gear Thru the Years sponsored by PIA
  • A Meet and Greets with past Hall of Fame members and those being inducted
  • Book signings and photo sessions with Joe Kittinger, Mike McGowan, Dan BC and Norman Heaton among others
  • Having the opportunity for a Legend to sign your logbook....D1, Lew Sanborn, D221 Kim Emmons Knor and many more
  • Path of Excellence and Trustees Award presentations
  • Breaktaking Tribute Jumps Friday and Saturday nights

The International Skydiving Museum & Hall of Fame Induction Dinner sponsored by PIA is the highlight of the weekend. The evening starts with the Reception, followed by a sitdown Celebration Dinner and finally the induction tradition of honoring extraordinary skydivers with the Hall of Fame Jackets Presentation and Plaque. It’s a night to remember. Join Us!