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7th annual Hoverpalooza!

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Time has come again for the 7th annual Hoverpalooza!

This event is held at Buckeye Big Birds New Lexington Ohio Twp rd 497. July 29 thru Aug 4th.

Hoverpalooza is an event like no other. If you love to fly 3D than this is the place for you. We have events Like the Mass Hover and Hover Wall of Death to excite your nerves. We will be adding a One trick Contest this year and FPV course for all the multi rotor gang. Each day will have great music and food along with open flying all day. At night the field comes alive. This year we will be adding a third light tower for all the night flyers to throw down under. If you are a spectator you will be entertained. Some of the best pilots in the world fly here.

Large grass field with tons of room for primitive camping. Saturday night we have Fireworks and night flying.. Bring the whole Family for a great weekend.

This years event will have a large raffle!

Featuring:

  • 3 Extreme Flight airframes
  • A GP engine from aviator plus
  • 2 planes from Northwest RC
  • Buddy Rc has some killer items and many more!
These great sponsors have donated some killer prizes and we want to thank them for their support. This event is all about fun.

Contact Travis Saffell if you have questions 740-605-9392

Hope to see you all real soon!

  • Free Camping No Hookups
  • AMA PILOTS ONLY
  • Demos by the Professional Pilots. Many sponsored pilots attend. Extreme Flight and AJ aircraft are always well represented.
  • Extreme Flight Plane Raffle
  • Many other raffle items
  • Hover Wall Test your skills and nerves on the Hoverwall
  • World record mass hover. Be part of the record this year.
  • FPV course and some friendly racing
  • One trick contest Saturday under the lights
  • Night Flying Light towers bring flying after dark.
  • Music all day
  • Food provided by great vendors.
  • Fireworks and Demo by Two of the best: Noah Hartley and Tavis Newman
  • IF we are lucky Matt Kozub will bring his 3D Jet and his massive Bi Plane.
  • Tavis Newman, Chris Haas, Adam Masterson, Jase Dussia, Ashleigh Heath,Tyler Mccormick,Corey Winter, Noah Hartley, Cale Miller has all put in amazing demos at this event. I have received confirmation on most of them attending again this year. Hopefully they all come....... We love having them.
  • Each year attendance grows and so does the level of flying.
  • Spectators welcome
  • Hoverpalooza T-Shirts and swag will be available.
  • This will be the best one yet dont miss it!!!!!!
  • Laid back enviroment where all levels of flying takes place.
  • Large open area, Field long enough to take the big boys and jets as well.
  • Hotels info available: just give us a call

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Old 07-31-2019, 11:01 AM
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Boy do I wish I could make it. Hopefully next year. Have a great time everyone.
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Caught me in a really busy work week so wish I could but not in the cards this year. However, if you are contemplating going I urge you to, great event.
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I will be there saturday but i didnt have time to drag the trailer out. Looks like a bs session for me and Ryan brought his qq extra 300 to throw around
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Lol Jim posted information from 2016 Hoverpalooza. ... No Worries.

This years event was one of the best ever.. Real friends, Real Fun, and Real 3D...

Special thanks to all the sponsors
Extreme Flight
Aviator Plus
Northwest RC
Buddy RC


Thanks to all the volunteers and friends that helped with the event..
Jeff Felton, Pat Clark and Dave Dutton for all the great food.
We had the largest planes ever at our event ... Darin Ogden had a 180 inch
Yak .... It was crazy..

Neal Kapoloric stepped up and filled in for Tavis.. Tavis was under the weather and couldn’t make it.
So Neil and Donny Friessen spent the day getting Jase Dussias
old slick ready for its 2nd Fireworks Flight.. They didn’t disappoint..
The Extreme Flight 580xp was off the hook with Neil behind the controls..
The crowd loved it.. Donnie also threw down with the big Ultimate..
7lbs of smoke oil and fuel. Need I say more. Lol. Cale Miller also killed it with his mxs..
Had many other great pilots throw down as well..
We are truly blessed to have such great friends to fly with..
Thanks everyone for attending and we can’t wait till you
Visit again next year.

Catherine Nickler will be posting pics on here soon.. Can’t wait to see them Cathy.
Thank you soo much for capturing these moments for us.
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Good time had by all that attended. Great job Buckeye Big Birds.
Great fireworks display to wrap up Saturday!
Hoverpalooza 2019 Fireworks @ Buckeye Big Birds (8 min 54 sec)
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