Drones on the Horizon 2016

Saturday, April 9, 2016 Central Florida Fairgrounds, Orlando, FL 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Free Admission & Parking

Drones on the Horizon is a one-day event you won’t want to miss. Free parking and admission makes it easy to spend the entire day trying out the coolest radio control cars, boats, airplanes and drones, all for FREE. Or you can relax on the edge of your seat while watching the hottest new racing sport to shock the world, intense FPV Drone Racing.

Prizes and Giveaways will be happening all day!
Vendors and Hobby Retail Centers will be selling product on-site.

Meet and Greet with Juan Pablo Montoya

Juan Pablo Montoya

Meet Juan Pablo Montoya, 2015 Indianapolis 500 Champion and Team Horizon Hobby Pilot. Get his autograph and find out how the radio control hobby delivers the kind of excitement even a cutting-edge professional like Juan can appreciate. We can’t wait to meet you!

RC Drone, Airplane, and Boat Training Sessions
(No Experience Required!)

A trained Horizon Hobby product expert will help you test a Blade® Chroma® camera drone, HobbyZone® Sportsman™ S+ airplane, or Pro Boat® React™ and Recoil® speedboat. No prior hobby experience needed.

Blade® Chroma®
Camera Drone

Sportsman™ S+

Pro Boat® React™

FREE Hands-on Radio Control Track Time
(No Experience Required!)

Grab a radio and have fun! Try our off-road, on-road, crawler, and drone obstacle courses. You can test out an assortment of ECX®, and Vaterra® buggies, truggies, and rock crawlers, PLUS a micro drone. All skill levels welcome.

Buggies and Trucks

ECX® Temper®
Rock Crawler

Blade® Inductrix™
Micro Drone

Drones on the Horizon FPV Race
Hosted by MultiGP

$2000 Prize Purse

Watch experienced pilots gather for high-speed, fast-paced, edge-of-your-seat First-Person View (FPV) racing with the latest in radio control quadcopter technology.

  • 1st place $1000
  • 2nd Place $350
  • 3rd Place $150
  • Fastest Lap: Vortex Pro
  • Final Races: Saturday, April 9
Pilot Registration    Race Rules and Regulations

Never Heard of FPV Racing?

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Professional RC Demonstrations

Watch our world-class experts show off for the crowd! These professional demonstrations are full of surprises with the ROAR of high-performance and in-your-face action.

  • The Long Jump featuring hot Losi® vehicles
  • Air/Heli/Drone Airshow featuring the latest from Horizon Hobby brands


Juan Pablo Montoya
“My Life and RC”

Academy of Model Aeronautics
“Know Before You Fly”

Chris Kiggins
“RC and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)”

See You There!