East Kentwood FIRST Robotics
- Dates: March 30, 2018 - March 31, 2018
- Next Occurrence Mar 30, 2018
- Recurring daily
- Times: See website for times.
Host: East Kentwood High School
Location: East Kentwood High School
6230 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Kentwood, Grand Rapids, MI 49508
- Phone: (616) 698-6700
- Category: Lecture/Education
- Price Per Person: Free
Staying in town for Spring Break, and looking for something fun to do? Look no further. For the fourth year, Red Storm Robotics district competition at East Kentwood high School (6230 Kalmazoo Ave SE) this Friday and Saturday. The FIRST Robotics game this year, "FIRST POWERUP," invites two alliances of video game characters and their human operators who are trapped in an arcade game. Both alliances, with their robots, are working to defeat the boss in order to escape!
The public is welcome and encourage this free event at East Kentwood High School's fieldhouse. At 10:30 on Friday March 30th, 40 high school teams will start competing with their robots in matches to determine their ranking and continue through Saturday. The eliminations rounds start after 2:00 on Saturday March 31st.