Calendar Of Events

2017

FEBRUARY 4     -     FREEZEFEST
The biggest & hottest winter boogie in the Northeast! Super Caravan, load organizers, Drunken Dodgeball, and an epic hangar party. Bulk jump packages ONLY offered during Freezefest!

MARCH 11    -   SAFETY DAY
A day full of vital information and safety refresher courses. Fire/EMS demonstrations, aircraft safety, camera flying safety, freeflying & tracking safety, gear & packing tips, canopy control, emergency procedures refresher training. Complete all classes for a chance to get a free jump!

APRIL 14, 5pm -    EASTER BUNNY JUMP
Hop on a load with the Easter Bunny! Bring the kids to watch the Bunny land, take photos and participate in a HUGE Easter egg hunt. Free event for the local community. BYO basket. 

APRIL 29-30     -     SEASON OPENER
Our biggest spring boogie with multiple airplanes (something special is in the works!), helicopter & Stearman (tbc), load organizing, a huge party with a BBQ dinner. Organizers: Melanie Curtis (freefly) and Avalon Wolf (wingsuit), belly tbc. Party theme: Superheroes vs. Villains!

MAY 20     -     4-WAY SCRAMBLES
Organized by Melanie Curtis! All experience levels are welcome, A license min.  All participants will be placed on teams randomly, however we will make sure that all teams are as even as possible by experience level.  A perfect chance for new jumpers to get coaching and learn to jump in 4 ways!

MAY 27-28    -    MEMORIAL DAY BOOGIE
A rare chance to fun jump with any of our instructors. Yes, Range too, if you ask nicely. BBQ dinner and tug rides!

JUNE 9   -   WINGSUIT COACHING WITH TJ LANDGREN

JUNE 10-11   -   XRW CAMP WITH TJ LANDGREN

JUNE 10 - NJ POPS 24-WAY (Steve Love)

JUNE 24 -     CK POKER RUN
New for Cross Keys: a super FUN 4 way competition involving both belly and freefly jumps, organized by Crystal & Matt. All experience levels are welcome, Melanie Curtis will be coaching the teams. A license min. 

JULY 1-4    -    4TH OF JULY BOOGIE + HALO JUMPS FROM 25,000'
Multiple turbine aircraft, helicopter & Stearman (tbc), organizers for multiple disciplines and a BBQ dinner.

JULY 8-9    -    NECPL  (NORTHEASTERN CANOPY PILOTING LEAGUE)
Canopy piloting meet for pro and advanced pilots. 

JULY 15 - ROOKIE CANOPY COMPETITION

JULY 22    -    SIS  (SISTERS IN SKYDIVING)  BOOGIE
All-girl jumps & games, freefly & rw organizers, glitter slip & slide, girly theme party and a BBQ dinner. Melanie Curtis organizing!

AUGUST 10-11-  ADVANCED/PRO CANOPY COACHING  w/ Greg Windmiller

AUGUST 12-13    -     NECPL  (NORTHEASTERN CANOPY PILOTING LEAGUE)
Canopy piloting meet for pro and advanced pilots. 

AUGUST 26 - NJ SOS 19+ way (Steve Love) - rain date Aug 27

AUGUST 26-27    -     FIESTA BOOGIE
One of our most fun events, a Mexican theme boogie with theme jumps, costumes, games in the air and on the ground, a big fiesta-theme party, unlimited Margaritas, tug rides, piñatas & limbo.
 
SEPTEMBER 23-24 - CANOPY COURSE W/ TEAM ALTER EGO (CURT & JEANNIE BARTHOLOMEW) - ALL LEVELS

SEPTEMBER 16    -    SKYDIVE CROSS KEYS FILM FESTIVAL
Submit your skydiving movie under 5 min long for a chance to win 25 jump tickets and other prizes. Join us for the festival and vote for your favorites. Movies filmed at CK usually get the most votes!

SEPTEMBER 30 - OCT 1   -  WOMEN'S UPRIGHT WORLD RECORD TRAINING CAMP

OCTOBER 14   -   JOS (JUMPERS OVER 70) BIGWAY EVENT by DANNY SHANER. RAIN DATE OCT 15
Registration: email Danny idgoforit@aol.com

OCTOBER 14    -     OCTOBERFEST

OCTOBER 28    -     HALLOWEEN
Costume jumps and an epic hangar party.

DECEMBER 9    -    END OF THE SEASON HOLIDAY PARTY
Santa jumps, a free catered dinner, DZ Awards ceremony & hangar party all night long.