Take Your Hobby to Stewart Park This Summer

Take Your Hobby to Stewart Park This Summer

Hobbiests are ready to bring out their favorite models and will spend many happy hours at Stewart Park in Ithaca this year.  Stewart Park is a regionally active park with several facilities including pavilions (available for rent), tennis courts, a playground with several play structures including a carousel, athletic fields, a duck pond, a spray pool, a municipal golf course, and a bird sanctuary.  Stewart Park also has an array of trees growing in it.

Wink's Hobbies in Ithaca encourages hobbiests young and young at heart to gather up their RC model trucks and airplanes, cars and helicopters and join in the fun this summer.  With so many amazing new models on hand, your local hobby shop in Ithaca has just what you need.

Why Stewart Park?  http://friendsofstewartpark.org/about/park/natural-cultural-history/

As an icon of Ithaca, Stewart Park provides a wide open space for hobbiests to engage with their friends and favorite remote control models.  With numerous amenities, carousel, children's areas, and perfectly situated flora abounding, this is the perfect place for families to spend a lovely day.

Stewart Park is open 5am – 10pm year round.

Restrooms are generally available 7am-10pm from mid-April to mid-November.

Carousel Opens Memorial Day, Closes Labor Day.

Operates 11:00am-7:00pm Tues. – Sun. Closed Mon. (unless Mon. is a holiday, in which case the carousel will be open – ie if July 4th is a Mon. the carousel will be open on July 4th)

Open until 9:00pm on the day of the fireworks.

Carousel Ticket: $0.75 per ride.

Main Entrance (accessible by foot, bike & motor vehicle):

from Rt. 13 south and off of James L. Gibbs Dr.

Southwest Entrance (no motor vehicle access):

Cayuga Waterfront Trail off Pier Rd (from northeast side of Newman Golf Course)

Wink's Hobbies in Ithaca

Who doesn't remember being a child and watching the skies as RC airplanes danced and dived in the air above you, Wink's Hobby Shop remembers and we have plenty of suggestions on how you can reignite that passion or stoke the one you have.

Check out our model airplanes, RC trucks, helicopters, rockets and boats that are sure to get you excited about being a part of this amazing hobby.  Remote control models are one of today's greatest pleasures for many enthusiasts.

Summer is the perfect time to get out those models you worked on over the winter months.  Come out and join your friends and family at Stewart Park for a thrilling time as you bring your remote control vehicles to life.

At Winks Hobbies, we carry the top name brands of remote controlled, radio controlled and model kits including; Traxxas, HPI, Team Associated, Axial, Align, and many more for the Ithaca, Cortland and Tompkins county New York region.

While most enthusiasts are focused on the body style and how it looks, don't forget about your motor and what's under the hood. Whether you are looking for an electric RC motor or a RC nitro motor, Wink's Hobbies has the motor that is right for you.

If you are planning to be in the Ithaca area visit us at our new showroom located at 726 W Court St Ithaca, NY 14850.