During the upcoming 49th annual RC model airplane meet, (SAT & SUN, SEPT 12 – 13), at the OLD RHINEBECK AERODROME, there will be a FALL FUNDRAISING DINNER and AUCTION, on Saturday starting at 5:30pm. The Aerodrome will host the fall fundraising dinner event to benefit the museum’s new visitor center, which will replace the Aerodrome’s gift shop, which was recently lost to a tragic fire. The event will be held in the main museum building and will run from till 8:00pm. Food will be served and items will be auctioned thanks to the generosity of local businesses and individuals interested in supporting the cause.
Tickets will be available at the door for $30 each, but seating is limited so it is highly recommended that you contact the Aerodrome in advance by calling 845-752-3200, or emailing Carol@oldrhinebeck.org as soon as possible.
Hosted by the Mid-Hudson Radio-Control Society the 49th annual RC Jamboree will see over 100 giant-scale RC models of vintage aircraft flown from 8:00am to 2:00pm both days. The Aerodrome’s full-scale airshows will take place as usual on both days, starting at 2:00pm. For more information about the model meet visit: www.mhrcs.com
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome’s museum and grounds will be open daily from 10AM to 5:00PM weekdays, 10AM to 5:30PM Sat & Sun, with four hangars featuring more than 60 antique airplanes, vintage automobiles and related artifacts to view and learn about. Limited Biplane rides will be available during this weekend and they will run from 4:00PM to dusk. Shows and rides are weather permitting. Old Rhinebeck Air Shows and Museum are 501(c) 3, non-profit organizations. Memberships are available and donations are sincerely appreciated.