Join our most alien contest yet!-CONTEST CLOSED

We are on the radar for some Unidentified Flying Objects(or Unidentified Anomalous Phenomena) for our POWERUP UFO Contest. Design, build, and fly your own UFO or UAP and submit it for a chance to win an otherworldly prize! The possibilities are endless. Create your own alien backstory, make a Stopmotion video with aliens on your POWERUP plane, or fly your plane at night with LED lights! The more creative and inventive, the better. So get flying and make ET proud!

What are the prizes?

How will we choose the winners?

Winners will be decided based on popular vote! All entries should be posted in our Facebook Group by July 28th, 2023 and members will have the opportunity to vote until July 31st, 2023.

Rules for Entry:

1. All POWERUP kits are eligible to participate (also legacy kits POWERUP 2.0, 3.0 Dart and FPV) 
2. Airplane designs can be new/original or existing designs that have already been published on our site or the internet.

3. Materials and production methods - these are open ended, you can use any material or method you like (paper, foam balsa carbon etc.. 3D printing hot glue you name it..)
4. Individuals under the age of 18 must receive parental consent before entering the contest.
5. Submissions must be made by 11:59pm EST July 28th, 2023.  

Submission via Facebook:

Submissions should be posted with the hashtag #UFOcontest on the official POWERUP Facebook group POWERUP YOUR FUN  by July 28th, 2023

Submission via email:

If you are not able to join our Facebook group, you can send your submission to

PLEASE do not send videos via email for us to download — such submissions will be rejected. Only video links viewable on the internet will be accepted.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What materials can I use?

You can use any materials!

Which POWERUP plane can I use?

You can use only the POWERUP 2.0 and 4.0 planes.

How will we be judged?

You will be judged based on popular vote! All entries will be submitted to our Facebook Group included those submitted through email. They will be voted on by our members.

I'm not on Facebook, how can I know if I won?

We will announce the winners on our Youtube, website, and to our newsletter subscribers.

Legal Notice:

By entering this contest, the entrant grants to POWERUP TOYS the right to create video content depicting the entrant's airplane design, its creation, and its flight capability, as well as any other information or content that could be construed to be the intellectual property of the entrant, and to promote this content on the Internet. 
By entering this challenge, the entrant grants POWERUP TOYS the right to mention the provided Name of Designer/PILOT in any materials related to the contest, including, but not limited to, the contest videos.



See winning submission in action on our FB group