Sussex, Kent and New Castle Counties!
Open to the General Public
All Activites Are A Go - Rain or Shine
Schools and Youth Groups interested in participating, please click on the links below:
DASEF (Delaware AeroSpace Education Foundation), in conjunction with the Delaware Space Grant Consortium and other state agencies, are sponsoring Delaware’s fifteenth Rockets for Delaware in Cape Henlopen State Park on Saturday May 5, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Rockets designed and constructed by Delaware students and youth groups will be launched all day. Outdoor/tent event, from 9 – 1:00 p.m., will feature displays, launches of canister, bottle, single stage, and advanced rockets. Food available. Park entrance fee is $4.00 for Delaware residents and $8 for others. All events rain or shine.
|7:30 a.m.||Exhibitors Set-up||Parade Field/Main Tent|
Awards will be announced approximately 20 minutes after
each event at the stage on the Parade Field.
|9:00-10:00||Bottle Rocket Registration & Judging||Blue & Gold Registration Tent//Main Tent|
|10:00-11:30||Bottle Rocket Launch*||West side of Parade Field|
|9:00-9:30||Model Rockets/DASEF Rockets Registration||East side of Parade Field|
|9:30-10:00||Model Rockets/DASEF Rockets Judging||Parade Field|
|10:00-12:00||Model Rockets/DASEF Rockets*||Parade Field|
|10:00-10:20||Canister Rockets Registration & Judging||Blue & Gold Registration Tent|
|10:20-11:00||Canister Rocket Launch Challenge*||Main Tent|
|10:15-10:45||Advanced Rockets: Registration/Display & Judging||Blue & Gold Registration Tent/Main Tent|
|10:50-11:30||Load Motors: Advanced Model Rockets||East side of Parade Field|
|11:30-12:00||Balloon Launch and Lunch||Center of Parade Field|
|12:00-1:00||Advanced Model Rocket Launches*||East side of Parade Field|