Dakota Territory Air Museum’s 26th Annual Sweepstakes!

Grand Prize Will Be Announced Soon!  Stay Tuned For More Information on the 2022 Sweepstakes!


Thank you to everyone who supported the museum through the 2021 sweepstakes.  The Grand Prize Winner for 2021 is Ralph Serdahl of Minot, North Dakota!

Congratulations Ralph!

1945 J-3 C-65, TT 4818, Engine 1186 SNEW, 231 SMOH, 161 STOH. New sealed lift struts 2012, 200 hours since new fabric. Always hangared.


25 Leather Bomber Jackets will be given away, 1 per week for 20 weeks every Friday beginning April 2nd through August 13th plus 5 at random during that time period.


2021 Sweepstakes Drawing Info

The earlier you enter, the greater chance you have to win. Here’s how!

How To Enter

Sweepstakes entries are $50 each/limited to 4,000 paid entries. Purchase entries on line – most major credit cards accepted. Phone orders are also accepted with credit card. If you prefer to have tickets sent out to you, email or call the museum and we will send them to you. Upon receipt, simply fill out the entry form and return the completed entry with a check.

website: www.dakotaterritoryairmuseum.com
Email: airmuseum@minot.com
Phone: 701-852-8500
Mail: Dakota Territory Air Museum
PO Box 195
Minot, ND 58702

The Grand Prize

 $20,000 Cash or a Classic 1945 J-3 Cub!

The Grand Prize Sweepstakes drawing will be held Saturday, August 14, 2021, at the Dakota Territory Air Museum, 100 – 34th Ave NE, Minot, ND. You need not be present to win. All winners will be selected by random drawings from all entries. See Sweepstakes Rules on our website.

Thank you for your support of the Dakota Territory Air Museum!
Your entries help fund our education programs, facilities, displays, and more.
We are a 501c3 non-profit organization.

“Preserving the past to educate and inspire today!”

About Our Sweepstakes

Since 1997, the Dakota Territory Air Museum has given away 24 aircraft through its Annual Sweepstakes program!  We are ready to give away our 25th airplane, a Classic J-3 Cub!  Plus, 25 museum leather bomber jackets will be given away in 19 weeks – one every Friday beginning April 2nd – August 13th and random drawings for 5 more!  The Sweepstakes is the primary yearly fundraiser for the museum. We need and appreciate your continued support to keep aviation history alive! Thank you, Dakota Territory Air Museum


DTAM 25th Annual Sweepstakes entries must be received no later than 5:00 pm on the day prior to each jacket drawing to be eligible to win that week.


Each Dakota Territory Air Museum Jacket winner remains eligible for all other drawings including the Grand Prize!


All Sweepstakes entries received by  Saturday, August 14, 2021, are eligible for the Sweepstakes Grand Prize unless entries are sold out prior to the drawing date/time. You need not be present to win. All winners will be selected by random drawings from entries.

Weekly Jacket Prize Winners

Week 1: Brian Letzring, New Salem, North Dakota

Week 2: Craig Meyer, Half Moon, California

Week 3: Dale Pietsch, Minot, North Dakota

Week 4: Michael Elliott, Friendswood, Texas

Week5: Robert Breum, Havre, Montana and Craig Fox, Carnelian Bay, California

Week 6: Donald Simmons, Dayton, Virginia

Week 7: Roger Disrud, Olathe, Kansas

Week 8: David Jobes, Glen Burnie, Maryland and Russell Fisher, Vacaville, California

Week 9: Jeremy Swanson, Kindred, North Dakota

Week 10: Dennis Oparowski, Lebanon, Connecticut

Week 11:  Charles B. Kalvoda, Mandan, North Dakota

Week 12:  Dick Lochner, Eagle River, Alaska

Week 13:  Ely Cyrus, Kiana, Alaska

Week 14: Benjamin Webster, Cypress, Texas

Week 15: Paul Roberts, Powhatan, Virginia

Week 16:  Mark Bolleter, Montgomery, Texas and Dale Pietsch, Minot, North Dakota

Week 17:  Mark Manning, Wrenshall, Minnesota

Week 18:  Yekaterina Shulga, Jacksonville, Florida and Don Keller, Helena, Montana

Week 19:  Ron Disrud, Rolla, North Dakota and Diane Schatz, Fargo, North Dakota




and find out the latest on the sweepstakes!

Winner’s Circle


Ralph Serdahl

Minot, North Dakota

$20,000 Cash Prize


Jeff Melau
Rhinelander, WI
1946 Piper J-3 Cub


Tim Merhar
Colorado Springs, CO
1947 Aeronca Champ


Todd Mixell
Brooklyn Park, MN
1946 Piper J-3 Cub – N92470


David Bronson
Kirkwood, NY
1946 Piper J-3 Cub – N92470


Kenneth Miglionico
Beavercreek, OH
1946 Luscombe 8E – N1750K


Rodney Anderson
Lake Preston, SD
1946 Piper J-3 Cub – N92740


Ashley Rindel
Crosby, ND
1946 Piper J-3 Cub


Ryan Carson
Cedar Crest, NM
1947 Luscombe Silvair 8E


Kurt & Misty Winker
Los Lunas, NM
1942 Piper J-3 Cub


Doug Rued
Minot, ND
1946 Ercoupe 415D


Chuck Doyle
Webster, MN
Piper J-3 Cub


Elena Ivanovski
Sydney, Australia
Cessna 140


Becky & Bob Herman
Williston, ND
Ercoupe N2594H


Conrad Hoffman
Madison, SD
Cessna 140 N4014N


Joseph Grote
Vancouver, WA
Piper J-3 Cub N22957


Roger Tretera
Greencastle, IN
Luscombe N7028M


Tom Rozanski
Lancaster, NY
Aeronca Chief N9502E


Cheryl Chase
Hebron, ND
Aeronca Chief N9502E


Jack Anderson
Burlington, ND
Ercoupe N2454H


Spensor Anderson
TaylorCraft N36146


Tony Wilcox
Glenburn, ND
Cessna 140 NC2265V


Marty Topper
Cessna 140 NC2265V


Gene Arndt
Fergus Falls, MN
TaylorCraft N96247


Richard Fugleberg
Portland, ND
Aeronca Champ N6035V


100 34th Ave NE
PO Box 195
Minot, ND 58702-0195


(701) 852-8500


The Museum is Now Closed for the 2021 Season.  We will see you in May 2022!

Seasonal Hours:

M - S : 10am-5pm

Sun : 1pm-5pm

(other times by appointment only)


5 & under Free
6-17 - $5
Adults - $10
Family - $20
Active Military - 50% Discount

School groups (and other groups of ten or more) are welcome any time of the year by appointment. Please contact us for more information.