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RCS Fest 2018

June 15, 2018 - June 17, 2018

RCS Fest is an event hosted by TheRcSaylors. This is a weekend long RC festival, where hobbyists across the world can come to fly and drive their favorite remote control vehicles while making lifelong friendships! The goal of this event is simply to have fun. Anyone and everyone is welcome no matter your skill level or what part of the hobby you enjoy most (planes, drones, cars, etc.). We are so excited to see you there!

The event will be held at the Vinton County Airport in New Plymouth, Ohio on a mile long full scale runway. Bring your planes, multirotors, and FPV gear! However, we enourage you to bring your ground vehicles as well because there will be plenty of areas to bash!

Friday, June 15, 2018
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Sunday, June 17, 2018
Detailed Schedule Will be added

Pilot Registration: To fly at the airport, you must be an AMA registered pilot (register here: https://www.modelaircraft.org/joinrenew.aspx) and present card at check in. $30 registration fee ($10 will be donated to the airport and $20 will go to helping make the event happen). We highly encourage you to register online ASAP so we can make this event as awesome as possible! This ticket is for the entire weekend. No single day tickets are available.

Spectator: $10 for the full weekend (single day not available)
5 and Under: Free
Parking is Free

Consession Stand: A concession stand with snacks and beverages will be available all weekend. However, you are more the welcome to bring your own food. Alcohol is prohibited on the premises. Smoking is allowed outside, but please be considerate of others when choosing your location. Smoking on the flight line or near tents is prohibited.

RVs: $40 (full event)
Tents: $20 (full event)

If you are interested in volunteering please email us at [email protected] and the subject as RCS Fest Volunteer.
We will also need help with cleanup at the conclussion of the event on Sunday as well as setup on Thursday. More details to come to those who are interested.

If you have a special talent and are interested in performing let us know! We would love to have some type of entertainment! Email us at [email protected] with the subject RCS Fest Entertainment


What should/can I bring into the event?
We would recommend bringing your own chair, small work table, anything and everything RC including your charger, and sunglasses. Small popup tents are allowed. There are no electrical hookups or water hookups. We highly recommend bringing a generator.

Will there be restrooms?
Yes. There are two private bathrooms inside the control tower. Based on the amount of preregistrations, we will do our best to also provide portable restrooms and other ammenities.

Are pets allowed?
Yes. All animals must be leashed and cleaned up after. You are responsible for your animal. We reserve the right to ask you and your animal to leave the premises if any problems are caused.

What kind of RCs can I bring?
Anything! As long as it abides by AMA regulations. Electric, gas, and glow, air or land, we want to see it!

Are ther hotels nearby?
This event is located minutes from the gorgeous Hocking Hills State Park! Cabin rentals are available throughout the area. Below are some cabin choices and local hotels, even a castle!
Ravenwood Castle | 65666 Bethel Rd, New Plymouth, OH 45654 | 10 minutes
Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls | 21190 State Route 374, Logan, OH 43138 | 20 Minutes
Hocking Hills | www.hockinghills.com | 20 minutes
Hocking Hills Cabins | www.hockinghillscabins.com | 20 minutes
Baymont Inn and Suites Logan | 12819 OH-664 Scenic, Logan, OH 43138 | 30 minutes
Holiday Inn Express Hocking Hills Logan | 12916 Grey St, Logan, OH 43138 | 30 minutes
Baymont Inn & Suites Athens | 20 Home St, Athens, OH 45701 | 45 minutes
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Athens | 924 E State St, Athens, OH 45701 | 45 minutes
Holiday Inn Express Athens | 555 E State St, Athens, OH 45701 | 45 minutes
Hampton Inn Athens | 986 E State St, Athens, OH 45701 | 45 minutes
Super 8 Athens | 2091 E State St, Athens, OH 45701 | 45 minutes

Are there food options close?
Lake Hope Lodge | 27331 OH-278, McArthur, OH 45651 | 15 minutes
Mama Renie’s Pizza | 100 W Main St, McArthur, OH 45651 | 10 minutes
Subway | 111 N Market St, McArthur, OH 45651 | 10 minutes
McClure’s Restaurant | 203 W Main St, McArthur, OH 45651 | 10 minutes
McDonald’s | 63865 US Hwy 50 West, McArthur, OH 45651 | 10 minutes
Mullins Pizza | 105 E Main St, McArthur, OH 45651 | 10 minutes
Millstone Southern Smoked BBQ | 12790 Grey St, Logan, OH 43138 | 30 minutes
Olde Dutch | 12791 OH-664, Logan, OH 43138 | 30 minutes
Bob Evan’s | 12930 State Route 664 S, Logan, OH 43138 | 30 minutes
There are plenty more choices than listed above in Logan, Ohio (30 minutes away)

Buy tickets here: TICKETS


June 15, 2018
June 17, 2018


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Vinton County Airport
66285 Airport Rd
New Plymouth, OH 45654 United States
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