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Drone racing coming to the Erie County Fair

Posted at 10:25 AM, May 13, 2019

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WKBW) — Hold onto your hats. Pigs won't be the only thing racing at the Erie County Fair this year.

Fair officials announced that the North American Drone Masters Races will be held during the 180th Erie County Fair.

One of the three races will take place at the fairgrounds.

The top three pilots from the races held at the fair will gain a spot at the 2019 FAI World Championship Grand Final in China.

The drone races will take place on August 10th and 11th inside the Gusto Grandstand. The race is free to the public.