MACEDON — The Rochester Aero Modeling Society will be hosting its first Week of Model Aviation in late August at 2529 Macedon Center Road, Macedon.
Event highlights 1. The event kicks off with the annual Open House on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 24 and 25 where guests can try flying a model airplane and watch various model planes and helicopters perform.
2. From Friday through Sunday, Aug. 30 through Sept. 1, will be the 11th annual Northeast Model Helicopter Jamboree. This event features some of the best model helicopter pilots in the world performing stunts and flights to music.
3. Both events start at 10 a.m. daily. There will be fireworks and night flying on Saturday, Aug. 31 starting at 8:30 p.m.
Why you should go These events are an excellent way for the public to learn more about the model aircraft hobby. There will be food concessions available as well as several raffles. Part of the raffle proceeds will be donated to the Macedon Town Ambulance.
If you go WHAT Rochester Aero Modeling Society Open House and 11th annual Northeast Model Helicopter Jamboree WHEN Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 24 and 25, and Friday through Sunday, Aug. 30 through Sept. 1, 10 a.m. daily WHERE 2529 Macedon Center Road, Macedon COST Free MORE INFO www.ramsrc.org