El Paso Space Festival: Rocket Launch Day!

sat24sep8:00 amsat1:00 pm8:00 am - 1:00 pm(GMT-06:00) El Paso Space Festival: Rocket Launch Day! Final event of 2022 El Paso Space Festival 🚀

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El Paso Space Festival: Rocket Launch Day!

Saturday, September 24th, 8:00AM – 1:00PM El Paso Radio Controllers Airstrip (6121 Stan Roberts Sr Ave) Registration NOW OPEN – Eventbrite page Launch YOUR rockets at the final event of the 4th annual El Paso Space Festival. You’ll have a blast! Join us Saturday, September 24th to close out the 2022 El Paso Space Festival with a massive rocket launch. This event will also offer have hands-on rocketry activities, prizes, food, local rocket clubs displaying their BIG rockets, and Drone Demonstrations by the El Paso Airport Drone Corp. This event is co-sponsored by El Paso Radio Controllers. The $5.00 ticket includes a rocket, rocket decorations (available during the Space & Lunar Extravaganza!), and a launch window. STEM clubs, hobby groups, and other rocketeers are welcome to bring their own rockets with prior authorization. Registration Steps:
  1. Purchase a ticket for your launch window
  2. Pickup model rocket kit at the Space & Lunar Extravaganza Event or from the address below
  3. Assemble your rockets at the Space & Lunar Extravaganza Event, with friends or family. All rockets need to be pre-assembled for arrival. A few “how to build your rocket” videos to help include: Estes Alpha RocketEstes Viking RocketEstes Generic E2X
  4. Arrive at least 30 minutes before your launch window
  5. Come to the rocket launch day to launch your rocket
Scout Troops, Packs, STEM teams/groups, to register for a launch window and build your own rocket please email: RocketDayEP@gmail.com

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