The Cradle of Aviation's First Annual Long Island Rocket Competition

Students from 3rd to 8th grade are invited to enter their bottle rockets in a contest at the Cradle of Aviation Museum. Awards will be given for flight duration as well as prizes for appearance and performance.

Who: Two separate groups – 3rd-5th grade and 6th-8th grade

When: Saturday, June 6 at 10:00 AM*

Rules: A copy of the rules will be posted at by April 1st. (Click on competitions)

Where: Cradle of Aviation Museum

Cost: Free with museum admission

To Build: Email for easy directions

Registration: Email before May 31st for $1 off admission


Free rocket building workshop available at 9:00 AM. Includes all materials. Register early-seating is limited.

For more information call Bill Quinn at (516) 572-4028 or email at


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