THE 2021 AVIATION CONTENT CREATOR AWARDS:   

If you are the owner of an Aviation YouTube Channel and you would like to attend ACCA as a guest with credentials, (referred to as a SLOT HOLDER) send an email with your information to AviationContentCreators@gmail.com to be included in the ACCA email list. There is no registration fee for active valid Aviation YouTube Channels.  LIMIT is 50 Channels, currently full.  ACCA YouTube celebrities and their crews will be our VIP guests for these three days with access to the ACCA gated YouTuber area, the free stuff, the ACCA demo flights, the advanced media promotion of your channel, and the hotel discounts/room hold that has been negotiated for the ACCA slot holders.  

FOR EVERYONE ELSE! Visit with us at the Sterling Rock Falls, Illinois Whiteside County Airport (KSQI) on July 23 – 25, 2021 as more than 50 of the world’s BEST Aviation YouTube celebrities gather for a fun weekend of AIR SHOW, filming, flying, and meeting their own channel fans! See unique visiting aircraft, pilots, warbirds, and experimental aircraft!  Whiteside County Airport (KSQI) is conveniently located near interstate 88 and is a very easy drive from airline service into Chicago, Quad Cities, Rockford, or Peoria. 
                  Airplane rides for sale!                                                                          North American B-25, Douglas C-47, Waco, Huey, North American T-6 

THE GOLDEN GLOBES OF AVIATION: The actual ACCA 2021 awards will occur inside the flight line (flight line pass required) ramp side on Saturday night. Data is collected during each ACCA period (July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021) and the totals for each aviation YouTuber are tabulated and compiled. All awards are data generated so that ANY channel has the equal opportunity to produce great content, and be recognized for it. Can’t make it? No worries! The event will be LIVE streamed via YouTube. The overall goal of ACCA is to provide a rewarding and fun weekend of flying, collaboration, and idea sharing among YouTubers, as well as to provide annual awards and incentive for each to increase the production quality via the awards process! But during the weekend YOU get to meet and greet, see the airplanes, and watch the ACCA airshow! If you are a pilot with a unique aircraft that would like to fly with and donate a short flight to a visiting Aviation YouTube Channel, please send an email to AviationContentCreators@gmail.com and include your Name, Aircraft info, cell phone number, and days of availability. All arrangements for production and release of footage is solely at the discretion of the channel.  We are looking for more pilots with planes to give EAA Young Eagles rides all weekend!

For those flying in via private plane, KSQI is a non towered public airfield locate 143nm due south of OshKosh and provides a 6499 x 150 foot runway 07/25 served by ILS and LPV approaches, ASOS, and parallel taxi system. 100LL and Jet-A fuels are available on site, and FREE airplane camping on site is provided on the closed runway 18/36 for Fly In traffic. In range, check in on 123.1 for field conditions and updated parking information. After landing on runway 07/25. Please monitor 123.1 and self park your aircraft in the grass on either side of Runway 18/36 with your aircraft tail east or west. Please bring your own tie down equipment. Free 3 day flight line passes are provided for those pilots and passengers arriving via private aircraft. Free hotel shuttles provided. Monitor this web site for updates.

Food vendors, porta-a potties, and showers are provided. AND…Those pilots flying in can register on site for the Clemens Aviation Insurance Giveaways: – $6500.00 Best Tug model B5 AND the $1,495 BP-56 Aircraft Power Supply (Free shipping to winners) giveaway to be awarded Saturday night. Must have valid pilot certificate in hand and be present at the awards to win when your name is called!

LOCATION: Whiteside County Airport, 10950 Hoover Road, Rock Falls, IL 61071

EVENT DATES: Friday, Saturday & Sunday – July 23, 24 & 25, 2021.

PUBLIC GATES OPEN: 7 A.M. on Friday, Saturday & Sunday

VENDOR Set Up dates and times: Thursday July 22, 2 P.M. to 9 P.M. Friday July 23, 8 A.M. till 12 Noon.   Tear down Date & Time: After 12 noon  on Sunday July 25.  See VENDOR page for more info.