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Hudsonville Community Fair Tipping Point Tournament

08/28/2021
Hudsonville Community Fair Tipping Point Tournament Hudsonville Community Fair Tipping Point Tournament

Event Code: RE-VRC-21-4667

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Event Format: In-Person

Capacity: 32 / Spots Open: 31

Event Region: Michigan

Max Registrations per Organization: 10

Registration Deadline: Wed, Aug 25, 2021 3:26 PM EDT

Price: $50.00

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Event Dates

Date: 08/28/2021

Venue/Location:

Hudsonville Community Fair
5235 Park Avenue
Hudsonville, Michigan 49426
United States


Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No

Judging Format: No judging

Contact Information

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General Info

Join us for three fun summer events across the state of Michigan.  This is the third event in the series and will be hosted at the Hudsonville Community Fair.  Spend the morning in VRC competition and the rest of the day enjoying rides, food, and activites at the fair.  

The competition will be hosted outside under an entertainment tent.  Tables, pit power, and wireless internet access will be provided. Parking is free and admission is free for teams that arrive before event start. 

Food vendors are available at the fair and there are several standard and fast food resturants within five miles. Teams are also welcome to bring their own coolers with food and drink.

The gates will open at 8:00 AM and we expect the event to be done before 4:00.  There is a monster truck event starting at 5 pm and the carnival rides will operate until 11 PM.  Visit the Hudsonville Community Fair website for more information.

 

 

This event is part of the Michigan Vex In the Tent series: Monroe County Fair, Aug 7 (RE-VRC-21-4668); Grandville Vex in the Tent, Aug 14 (RE-VRC-21-4666); and Hudsonville Community Fair, Aug 28 (RE-VRC-21-4667). 

Note: The summer events are exhibitions and do not advance to states

Agenda

9:00 AM Arrival and inspection

9:45 AM Introduction / Drivers Meeting

10:00 AM Qualification Rounds

 1:15 PM Break

2:00 PM Alliance Selection

2:20 PM Eliminatino Rounds

3:15 PM Closing Ceremonies & Awards

3:30 PM Fun at the Fair

* Subject to change.

Volunteer

We should be fine for volunteers but you are welcome to reach out to info@hudsonvillerobotics.com if you have referee skills for the current season.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Any inclement weather may result in the event being cancelled that day.  We will follow all policies of emergency officals and the those in charge of the fair.  This website will serve as our primary method of communcation with teams.

We do have an indoor secondary location available at the fair if the forecast calls for rain.

Refund Policy

Cancellations can be made until August 7, 2021 for refund.

Health and Safety Policies

As of July 1, 2021 the State of Michigan, Ottawa County, and the Hudsonville Community Fair will not have any health restrictions or mask mandate.   We ask that our participants self monitor their health and abstain from the event if they have any COVID symptoms that week. 

*This information is subject to change.


Date: 08/28/2021
Hudsonville Community Fair
5235 Park Avenue
Hudsonville, Michigan 49426
United States

Travel Info

Parking is available to the North and West of the fairgrounds.  Early arrival is recommended.  The Saturday fair crowd tends to arrive between 10 and 11 am.  

The Hudsonville Fairgrounds are located 2 miles northwest of US-196 exit 62.

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