2018 OregonRocketry Launch Schedule

We offer launch events to cover everyone’s needs. Check out the schedules below for Brothers, Sheridan, and Garden Home. Join us at these events!

Brothers, Oregon Launches 2018

Waiver is 20,460 feet AGL with windows to 42,280 feet AGL. On research days, you must be an OROC member, TRA member, or an invited guest to attend. Everyone is welcome on Public Launch days. Launch times are from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM, except the last day of the event, which is 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM.  Night launches are available. Launch fees for non-members and their families are $20 per weekend. Directions. All launches at Brothers are sanctioned under TRA.

  • AP Showers, April 20 – 22
  • Spring Thunder, May 18 – 20
  • Northwest Xtreme Rocket ShowJune 29 – July 2
  • Summer Skies, July 27 – 29
  • Desert Heat, August 17 – 19 (Tentative)
  • Rocketober, October 12 – 14

Sheridan, Oregon Launches 2018

Waiver is typically 5,400 feet AGL. Launch window Saturday is from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM, Sunday is 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Public night launches available on Saturday. Launch fees for non-members and their families are $20 for the weekend for high power (H impulse and above), and $10 for the weekend for low power (A-G impulse). Directions. All launches at Sheridan are sanctioned under NAR.

  • Filible’s Folly, September 14 – 16 (Friday is members only)

Garden Home, Oregon Launches 2018

No waiver. Class 1 rockets only. Launch times are Saturdays from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (1:30pm to 4:00pm for the final two launches due to youth soccer). As of January 2018, these times are still tentative pending confirmation from Tualatin Valley Parks and Rec.

Located in Garden Home Park, 8020 SW 83rd Ave, Portland, OR 97223. Garden Home launches are free and open to the public. All launches at Garden Home Park are sanctioned under NAR. Garden Home Park flights are limited to C impulse, due to the size of our flying field.

  • Saturday April 7, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM  Cancelled due to field conditions
  • Saturday, May 5, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday, June 2, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday July 7, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday, August 4, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday, September 1, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday, October 6, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday, November 3, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM