KSJD Paper Plane Challenge

The KSJD Paper Plane Challenge!

When: Friday, September 15th, 5:00 to 6:00pm
Where: Sunflower Theatre, 8 East Main Street, Cortez, Colorado
Objective: Make a paper plane and fly it from the Sunflower Theatre balcony onto the stage where a target will be set up. The plane that lands closest to the target center wins!


  • Each participant makes a paper plane from an 8.5x11” piece of paper (up to three standard paper clips will also be allowed in each paper plane construction) and gets three attempts to land the plane onto a target area on the Sunflower Theatre stage.
  • Planes will be launched from the middle balcony of the Sunflower Theatre.
  • Each attempt will be measured based on how far away they landed from the center of the target area, but planes landing off of the stage will be disqualified.
  • Only one paper plane flier will be allowed on the balcony during their attempt.
  • The participant who lands their plane closest to the target center will a $50 Cortez Cash card.
  • In case of a tie, each tying participant will make one attempt and the closest plane to the center of the target wins.