The Lower Hudson Valley Engineering EXPO has proudly been a local host for the nationally recognized Rube Goldberg Machine Contest® for several years. We encourage regional High Schools and Middle Schools interested in participating in this competitive challenge to register at and look for the Engineering EXPO hosting link. Then, form your team, build your wacky contraption and bring it to EXPO the day of the event. Judges will be available to choose the best and most innovative among the local submissions.

So, meet the challenge and join the fun, as you represent your school with your own wacky Rube Goldberg Machine submission!

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This year's Rube Goldberg Machine Contest Challenge is to

Build a Lunchables.

The challenge is open to High Schools and Middle School students. So assemble your team to conceive and build the most elaborate machine to accomplish this simple task, then, register.​​


Tri-State Engineering EXPO is a NYS Chartered 501(c)(3) Corporation. Donations are tax deductible to the maximum extent allowed by law.