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APRIL

BELTON, TEXAS — The Temple Amateur Radio Club will hold HamEXPO from 7 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 6 at the Bell County Expo Center, 301 W. Loop 121. Website: www.tarrc.org. VE exams.


BRANSON, MISSOURI — The Four State QRP Group will hold OzarkCon beginning 4 p.m., Friday, April 5 and from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, April 6 at the Stone Castle Hotel & Conference Center, 3050 Green Mountain Drive. Website: www.ozarkcon.com. Friday kit building workshop, special event station: KØN.


BRAINERD, MINNESOTA — The Brainerd Amateur Radio Club will hold the Brainerd Area Hamfest from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 6 at the Brainerd National Guard Armory, 1115 Wright Street. Contact: BAARC, 33247 East Shamineau Drive, Motley. MN 56466. Website: www.brainerdham.org. Talk-in 147.225+. VE exams, ARRL card checking.


COLUMBUS, INDIANA — The Columbus Amateur Radio Club will hold the 36th Annual Columbus HAMFEST from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 6 at the Bartholomew County Fairgrounds-Community Building, 750 W. County Road 200S. Contact: Matthew Bruner, KC9BWO, 325 Robbins Street, Hope, IN 47246. Phone: (812) 375-4860. Email: kc9bwo@att.net. Website: www.carcnet.net . Talk-in 146.79- (PL 103.5). VE exams.


FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS — The Fort Smith Area Amateur Radio Club will hold the Hanging Judge Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 6 at the Sebastian County Emergency Communications and Training Facility, 8400 South Zero Street. Contact Mike Cole, W5TMC, (918) 427-1431 or (479) 522-3683. Email: mikew5tmc@gmail.com. Website: www.hangingjudgehamfest.com . VE exams.


GLENWOOD, IOWA — The Heartland Hams will hold Hamfest – 2019 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, April 6 at the American Legion Hall, 104 N. Vine Street. Contact: Don Brown (712) 520-7942 or Sharon Sullivan (402) 551-1673. Website: http://heartlandhams.org. Talk-in 145.290.


LONGMONT, COLORADO — The Longmont Amateur Radio Club will hold LARCFEST 2019 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 6 at the Boulder County Fairgrounds-Exhibit Hall, 9595 Nelson Avenue. Contact: Jeff, jnoon.kdohaq@ hmail.com. Website: www.w0eno.org .


NOBLE, ILLINOIS — The Clay County Area Amateur Radio Club will hold its 9th Annual April Fools’ Fest from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 6 at the West Richland Center, 320 E. North Avenue. Email: claycountyradio@gmail.com. Website: claycountyradio.webs.com. Talk-in 146.760- (PL 94.8). VE exams.


NORWICH, NEW YORK — The Chenango Valley Amateur Radio Association will hold the CVARA Bullthistle Hamfest from 7 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 6 at the Chenango County Pomona Grange, 167 County Road 32A. Email: hamfest@ cvaraa.net. Website: http://cvara.net . Talk-in 146.685- (PL 110.96). VE exams.


BOSTON, PENNSYLVANIA — The Two Rivers Amateur Radio Club will hold its 48th Annual Hamfest / Computer Show from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, April 7 at The Boston Spectrum, 6001 Smithfield Street. Phone: (412) 398-1092. Email: petersondt@verizon.net or information@trarc.net. Website: www.trarc.net . Talk-in 146.73. VE exams and card checking.


FRAMINGHAM, MASSACHUSETTS — The Framingham Amateur Radio Association will hold the Framingham Flea from 9 a.m. to noon, Sunday, April 7 at Keefe Technical School, 750 Winter Street. Contact: Andy, KC1DMM, (508) 310- 5913 (before 9 p.m.). Email: tables@w1fy.org. Website: http://w1fy.org. Talk-in 147.15. VE exams.


MADISON HEIGHTS, MICHIGAN — The GM Amateur Radio Club will hold its Technology Expo from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, April 7 at the Madison Heights Convention Center, 876 Horace Brown Drive. Contact: Mike Carelli, W8MJC, (248) 835-9545. Email: swap@gmarc.org. Website: www.gmarc.org . Talk-in 443.075+ (PL 123). VE exams.


CLAREMORE, OKLAHOMA — The Green Country Hamfest and 2019 ARRL Oklahoma State Convention will be held 4-9 p.m., Friday, April 12 and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, April 13 at the Claremore Expo Center, 400 Veterans Parkway. Email: info@greencountryhamfest.org. Website: greencountryhamfest.org. Talk-in 147.09+ (PL 88.5). VE exams, DXCC / WAS / WAC / VUCC card checking.


VISALIA, CALIFORNIA — The Northern California DX Club will hold the 70th International DX Convention from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, April 12; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, April 13; and from 7:30-11 a.m., Sunday, April 14 at the Visalia Convention Center, 303 E. Acequia Avenue. Email: info@dxconvention.com. Website: www.dxconvention.com. DXCC / WAS / VUCC / CQ Award card checking, special event station: N6V.


BARTLETT, TENNESEE — The Mid-South Amateur Radio Association will hold the Memphis FreeFest from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, April 13 at the Bartlett Station Municipal Center, 5858 Stage Road. Contact: Art Barnett, WA4PSS, (901) 619-5573. Email: wa4pss@gmail.com or freefest@maraonline.org. Website: www.maraonline.org. Talk-in 145.21/144.61 (PL 107.2) or 147.03/147.63 (PL 107.2). VE exams.


CUYAHOGA FALLS, OHIO — The Cuyahoga Falls Amateur Radio Club will hold its 65th Annual Hamfest Electronic and Computer Show from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 13 at the Elidio & Sons Party Center, 48 E. Bath Road. Contact: Pat Morrow, N8OQP, P.O. Box 614, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44222-0614. Phone: (234) 206-0270. Email: hamfest2019@cfarc.org. Website: www.cfarc.org. Talk-in 147.27+ or 444.850+. Free VE exams.


HAMPTON, NEW HAMPSHIRE — The Port City Amateur Radio Club will hold the Seacoast Amateur Radio Flea Market from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 13 at the St. James Masonic Lodge, 77 Tide Mill Road. Contact: Mark Pride, K1RX, (603) 231-8695 or Dick Cooper, W1MSN, (603) 474-2373. Email: fleamarket@w1wqm.org. Website: www.w1wqm.org. VE exams.


MOBILE, ALABAMA — The Mobile Amateur Radio Club will hold the Mobile Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 13 at the Abba Shrine Center, 7701 Hitt Road. Contact: Larry, (251) 635-2327. Email: mobilehamfest@outlook.com. Website: http://w4iax.net. VE exams.


SEATTLE, WASHINGTON — The Communications Academy will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, April 13 and from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, April 14 at South Seattle College, 600 16th Avenue SW. Contact: Marina Zuetell n7sl@arrrl.net. Website: http://communicationsacademy.org. Talk-in 441.800 (PL 141.3).


STOUGHTON, WISCONSIN — The Madison Area Repeater Association will hold the 47th Annual Madison Hamfest from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 13 at the Mandt Community Center, 400 Mandt Parkway. Contact: Paul Toussaint, (608) 205-1994. Email: w9hsy@execpc.com. Website: www.w9hsy.org. Talk-in 147.150+ (PL 123). VE exams.


YAKIMA, WASHINGTON — The Yakima Amateur Radio Club will hold its Hamfair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, April 13 at the State Fair Park-Modern Living Building, 1301 South Fair Avenue. Contact: Bob Rutherford, (509) 945-5366. Email: w7aqtreasurer@gmail.com. Website: www.w7aq.com. Talk-in 146.660 (PL 123). VE exams, bunny hunt.


TOMS RIVER, NEW JERSEY — The Jersey Shore Amateur Radio Society will hold the Hamfest By The Shore beginning 8 a.m., Sunday, April 14 at Riverwood Park, corner of Riverwood Drive & Whiteville Road. Contact: Tom, KD9BVC, (732) 403-0448. Email: kd9bvc@aol.com. Website: www.jsars.org. Talk-in 146.910- (PL 127.3). VE exams.


KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI — The Ararat Shrine Amateur Radio Club will hold HAMBASH 2019 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 20 at the Ararat Shrine Temple, 5100 Ararat Drive. Website: www.hambash.com. Talk-in 145.13. VE exams.


RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA — The Raleigh Amateur Radio Society will hold RARSfest 2019 and the 2019 ARRL North Carolina State Convention from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, April 20 at the Jim Graham Building-North Carolina State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Road. Contact: Jim Wittich, AC4ZO, (919) 362-4787. Email: . Website: www.rarsfest.org. Talk-in 146.64. VE exams, ARRL & CQ award card checking, fox hunt, GOTA station.


WALDO, FLORIDA — The Gainesville Amateur Radio Society will hold the Gainesville Hamfest 2019 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 20 at the First Baptist Church of Waldo, 14730 Kennard Street. Contact: Larry Rovak, WB2SVB, (201) 697-7721. Email: hamfestchairman@gars.club. Website: www.gars.club. Talk-in 146.82-. VE exams.


LINWOOD, NORTH CAROLINA — The RV Radio Network will hold the 2019 RV Radio Network Spring Eyeball Rally beginning Wednesday, April 24 through Saturday, April 27 at the Cross Winds Family Campground, 160 Campground Lane. Contact: Hank or Selene Montgomery hank@k4hm.net. Phone: (336) 853-4567. Website: http://radionetwork.com .


STERLING, VIRGINIA — The Southeastern VHF Society, Northeast Weak Signal Group, and Mt. Airy VHF Radio Club will hold the VHF Super Conference from Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 28 at the Holiday Inn Washington- Dulles International Airport, 45425 Holiday Drive. Contact: Mark Casey, K1MAP, 303 Main Street, Hampden, MA 01036. Website: www.vhfsuperconference.com.


DES MOINES, IOWA — The Des Moines Radio Amateurs Association will hold the 2019 DMRAA Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 27 at the Iowa State Fairgrounds-Elwell Family Center, 300 East Grand Avenue. Contact: DMRAA, P.O. Box 88, Des Moines, IA 50301. Email: info@dmraa.com. Website: www.dmraa.com. Talk-in 146.940 (PL 114.8). VE exmas.


GARLAND, TEXAS — The Hella Hams in conjunction with the ARRL North Texas Section will hold the 2019 MENTORFEST from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 27 at the Hella Shrine Center, 2121 Rowlett Road. Email: mentorfest@ arrlntx.org. Website: www.arrlntx.org.


GEORGETOWN, DELAWARE — The Sussex Amateur Radio Association will hold the Delmarva Amateur Radio & Electronics EXPO beginning 7:30 a.m., Saturday, April 27 at the Cheer Community Center, 20520 Sand Hill Road. Contact: Vic, KC3BUI, (302) 628-3060. Website: www.radioelectronicsexpo.com. Talk-in 147.090 (PL 156.7). VE exams, card checking.


MORGANTOWN, NORTH CAROLINA — The Lenoir Amateur Radio Club, McDowell Amateur Radio Club, and Western Piedmont Amateur Radio Club will hold the 22nd Annual Catawba Valley Hamfest beginning 8 a.m., Saturday, April 27 at the Burke County Fairgrounds, 145 Bost Road. Phone: (828) 437-2787. Website: www.cvhamfest.org. Talkin 145.210+ (PL 94.8). VE exams, DXCC / VUCC / WAS card checking.


NORWICH, CONNECTICUT — The Radio Amateur Society of Norwich will hold the RASON Auction 2019 beginning 9 a.m., Saturday, April 27 at the Gales Ferry Fire House, 1722 Route #12. Contact: Larry, N1LFG, lfgarvin@comcast.net. Website: www.rason.org. Talk-in 146.730- (PL 156.7).


PALMRYA, NEW YORK — The Drumlins Amateur Radio Club will hold the 33rd Annual Drumlins Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 27 at the Palmyra VFW Post 6778, 4306 Route 31. Contact: Rich Hamill, KC2TNJ, (315) 986-8589. Email: hamfest@drumlinsarc.us. Website: www.drumlinsarc.us. Talk-in 146.745 (PL 71.9). Free VE exams.

PERU, INDIANA — The Cass County, Grant County, Miami County, and Kokomo Amateur Radio Clubs will hold the 15th Annual North Central Indiana Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 27 at the Miami County 4H Fairgrounds, 1029 W. 200 North. Contact: Steve Shepler, P.O. Box 824, Marion, IN 46952. Email: . Talk-in 147.345+ (PL 131.8). VE exams.


RESACA, GEORGIA — The Cherokee Capital Amateur Radio Society will hold the 22nd Annual Calhoun, Georgia Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 27 at Hill City Baptist Church, 1411 Hill City Road NW. Contact: Felton Floyd, AF4DN, (770) 324-9859. Email: af4dn@arrl.net. Website: http://k4woc.com. Talk-in 146.746- (PL 100), 146.685- (PL 167.9), or 443.675+ (PL 100). VE exams.


SONOMA, CALIFORNIA — The Valley of the Moon Amateur Radio Club will hold its Hamfest from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 27 at the Sonoma Veterans Memorial Building, 126 First Street. Phone: (707) 935-7441. Website: www.vomarc.org. Talk-in 145.350- (PL 88.5). VE exams, fox hunt.


SPRING GROVE, PENNSYLVANIA — The York Hamfest Foundation will hold the 2019 York Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 27 at Elicker’s Grove Park, 511 Roth Church Road. Email: duane.sterner@yahoo.com. Website: www.yorkhamfest.org. Talk-in 147.330+ (PL 123). Free VE exams, DXCC / WAS / WAC / VUCC card checking.


WHITE BEAR LAKE, MINNESOTA — The Northern Lights Radio Society will hold the Aurora Conference from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Saturday, April 27 at the Community of Grace Lutheran Church, 4000 Linden Street. Contact: John Platt, WØZQ, w0zq@aol.com. Website: www.nlrs.org .


MIDDLETOWN, NEW YORK — The Orange County Amateur Radio Club will hold its Spring Hamfest from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Sunday, April 28 at the Town of Wallkill Community Center, 2 Wes Warren Drive. Phone: (845) 391-3620. Website: www.ocarcny.org. Talk-in 146.76 (PL 100). VE exams.


THOMPSON, CONNECTICUT — The Eastern Connecticut Amateur Radio Association will hold its Amateur Radio Flea Market, from 8 a.m. to noon, Sunday, April 28 at the Raceway Restaurant at Thompson Speedway, 205 East Thompson Avenue. Contact: John, KA1MPG, (508) 943-4467. Email: jonas217@verizon.net. Website: www.ecara.net. Talk-in 147.225 (PL 156.7). VE exams.


MAY

BOONSBORO MARYLAND — The Antietam Radio Association will hold The Great Hagerstown Hamfest from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 4 at the Washington County Ag-Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike. Contact: Steve Struharik, WA8EIH, (240) 818-1248. Email: struhariks@gmail.com. Alternate Contact: William Collins, K3WJC, (304) 676-9391. Email: colli020@gmail.com. Website: http://w3cwc.org. Talk-in 147.090+ (PL 100). VE exams, card checking, fox hunt.


CADILLAC, MICHIGAN — The Wexaukee Amateur Radio Club will hold the 59th Annual Cadillac Swap on Saturday, May 4 at the Cadillac Junior High School, 500 Chestnut Street. Contact: Duane, KD8ULW, (231) 824-9813 (before 8 p.m.). Email: kd8ulw@arrl.net. Website: www.wexaukeearc.org. Talk-in 146.98. VE exams, card checking.


CEDARBURG, WISCONSIN — The Ozaukee Radio Club will hold its 41st Annual Spring Indoor Swapfest from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 4 at the Columbia St. Mary’s Center, W67N866 Washington Avenue. Contact: Kristian Moberg, KC9TFP, (262) 385-6027. Website: www.ozaukeeradioclub.org. Talk-in 146.97 (PL 127.3).


NORTHPORT, ALABAMA — The Black Warrior Hamfest Association will hold the Black Warrior Hamfest from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday, May 4 at Echols Middle School, 2701 Echols Avenue. Email: kf4dgs1@gmail.com or kirkjema@ gmail.com. Website: www.blackwarriorhamfest.org. Talk-in 147.060- (PL 179.9). VE exams.


SIERRA VISTA, ARIZONA — The Cochise Amateur Radio Association will hold the Cochise Hamfest and 7th Area Communications Exercise beginning 7 a.m., Saturday, May 4 at the club’s grounds, 2756 S. Moson Road. Contact: Charles, K4AFN, (520) 508-7087. Email: k4afn@arrl.net. Website: www.k7rdg.org. Talk-in 146.46- (PL 162.2). VE exams.


SUPERIOR, WISCONSIN — The Arrowhead Radio Amateur Club will hold its HAM FEST! from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 4 at the Head of Lakes Fairgrounds-Multi Purpose Building, 4700 Tower Avenue. Contact: Robert Schulz, KCØNFB, 115 Eden Lane, Duluth, MN 55805-1533. Phone: (218) 481-7458. Email: arac_hamfest@charter.net. Website: www.thearac.org. Talk-in 146.940- (PL 103.5), 147.000- (PL 103.5), or 146.940- (PL 114.8). VE exams, card checking.


BRISTOL, PENNSYLVANIA — The Warminster Amateur Radio Club will hold the WARC 2019 Hamfest beginning 7 a.m., Sunday, May 5 at the Bucks County Community College-Lower Bucks Campus, 1304 Veteran’s Parkway (Rt. 413). Contact: Michael Shanblatt, W3MAS, hamfest@k3dn.org. Website: www.k3dn.org. Talk-in 147.09 or 443.950. VE exams, DXCC card checking.


FISHKILL, NEW YORK — The Mt. Beacon Amateur Radio Club will hold the Spring Into Summer Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sunday, May 5 at the Employee’s Recreation Center, 83 Red Schoolhouse Road. Contact: Adam Nowick, AE2AN, (845) 849-3666. Email: president@wr2abb.org. Website: http://wr2abb.org. Talk-in 146.97- (PL 100). VE exams.


SANDWICH, ILLINOIS — The Kishwaukee Amateur Radio Club will hold the DeKalb Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sunday, May 5 at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. Contact: Bob Yurs, W9ICU, (815) 757-3219. Email: w9icu@arrl.net. Website: www.karc-club.org. Talk-in 146.730- (PL 100).


REIDSVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA — The Rockingham County Amateur Radio Club will hold the 15th Annual Rockingham County Swapfest from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 11 at the Community Baptist Church, 509 Triangle Road. Contact: Paul Paterson, (336) 548-2027 or Roger D. Joyner, (336) 549-1222. Website: www.n4iv.org. Talk-in 147.345 (PL 103.5).


RENSSELAER, NEW YORK — The East Greenbush Amateur Radio Association will hold its 2019 Hamfest beginning 8 a.m., Saturday, May 11 at the East Greenbush Volunteer Fire Department, 65 Phelps Road. Contact: Tom Scorsone, KC2FCP, kc2fcp@rr.nycap.com. Website: www.egara.cub.


STANWOOD, WASHINGTON —The Stanwood-Camano Amateur Radio Club will hold the SCARC 28th Annual Electronic Flea Market & Hamfest from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 11 at Stanwood Middle School, 9405 271st Street NW. Contact


XENIA, OHIO — The Dayton Amateur Radio Association will hold the Dayton Hamvention from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, May 17; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, May 18; and 9 a.m., to 1 p.m., Sunday, May 19 at the Greene County Fairgrounds, 120 Fairgrounds Road. Phone: (937) 276-6930. Email: info@hamvention.org. Website: http://hamvention.org. Talk-in 146.94- (PL 123) or 146.985- (PL 120). VE exams, card checking, T-hunt, special event station: W8BI.


GOSHEN, CONNECTICUT — The Southern Berkshire Amateur Radio Club will hold its 28th Annual Hamfest from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 18 at the Goshen CT Fairgrounds, 116 Old Middle Street. Contact: Don, KB2SMZ, (845) 373- 7035 or Lee, K1LEE, (860) 435-0051. Website: www.sberk.org. Talk-in 147.285+ (PL 77). VE exams.


PINELLAS PARK, FLORIDA — The Glorious Society of the Wormhole will hold the 2019 Wormfest beginning 8 a.m., Saturday, May 25 at Freedom Lake Park, corner of U.S. 19 and 49th Street. Contact: Mike Scott, (727) 492-6454. Email: k4zpe@jemke.com. Talk-in 146.850 (PL 146.2).


TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON, NEW JERSEY — The Bergen Amateur Radio Association will hold the BARA Spring Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 25 at Westwood Regional Jr./Sr. High School, 701 Ridgewood Road. Contact: Jim Joyce, K2ZO, (201) 664-6725. Email: k2zo@arrl.net. Website: www.bara.net. Talk-in 146.19+ (PL 141.3). VE exam, DXCC card checking.


WEST FRIENSHIP, MARYLAND — The Maryland FM Association will hold the Memorial Day Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, May 26 at the Howard County Fair Grounds, Rt. #144. Contact: Maryland F.M. Association, P.O. Box 351, Hanover, MD 21076. Phone: (301) 641-5313 (between 6-10 p.m.). Email: marylandfm@verizon.net. Website: www.marylandfm. org. Talk-in 146.16+ (PL 107.2), 223.16+ (PL 107.2), and 449.00- (PL 107.2). Free VE exams.


PRESCOTT, ARIZONA — The Eagle Amateur Radio Club and the Yavapai Amateur Radio Club will hold the 2019 Prescott Hamfest at ERAU and the 2019 ARRL Arizona State Convention from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, May 31 and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, June 1 at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, 3700 Willow Creek Road. Contact: Don Braun, KB8BOB, kb8bob@cox.net. Website: www.prescotthamfest.com. Talk-in 146.880- (PL 100) VE exams, DXCC card checking.


SEASIDE, OREGON — SEAPAC and the 2019 ARRL Northwestern Division Convention will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, May 31; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, June 1; and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, June 2 at the Seaside Convention Center, 415 First Avenue. Phone: (503) 882-7388. Email: info@seapac.org. Website: . VE exams, card checking.


JUNE

BOONE, IOWA — The 3900 Club will hold Hamboree 2019 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 1 at the Boone County Fairgrounds-Community Building, 1601 Industrial Park Road. Contact: Clay Conard, WØFS, (515) 838-2285. Email: hamboree@ 3900club.com. Website: www.3900club.com. Talk-in 146.850-. VE exams, DXCC card checking.


HILTON, NEW YORK — The Rochester Amateur Radio Association will hold the 92nd Rochester Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 1 at the Hilton Exempt Club, 137 South Avenue. Email: hfproducer@rochesterham.org. Website: https://rochesterham.org. VE exams, WAS / WAC / DXCC / VUCC card checking.


MARIETTA, GEORGIA — The Atlanta Radio Club and Kennehoochee Amateur Radio Club will hold the Atlanta Hamfest from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, June 1 at Jim Miller Park, 2245 Calloway Road. Contact: John Talipsky, N3ACK, n3ack@atlantaradioclub.org. Website: www.altantahamfest.org. VE exams.


PLYMOUTH, MINNESOTA — The Twin City FM Club will hold its Spring Tailgate Swapfest beginning 8 a.m., Saturday, June 1 at the West Medicine Lake Community Center, 1705 Forestview Lane North. Contact: Mike (612) 718-4718. Email: trustee.tcfmc@gmail.com. Talk-in 146.76 (PL 114.8).


PROSPECT, PENNSYLVANIA — The Breezeshooter Amateur Radio Club will hold its 65th Annual Hamfest and 2019 ARRL Western Pennsylvania Section Convention from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, June 1 and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, June 2 at the Big Butler Fairgrounds, 1127 New Castle Road (Rt. 422). Phone: (412) 389-1739. Email: hamfest@ breezeshooters.org. Website: www.breezeshooters.org. VE exams, DXCC card checking.


TEDROE, OHIO — The Fulton County Amateur Radio Club will hold its Summer Hamfest 2019 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 1 at The Roth Family Woodlot, 105 Hill Avenue. Contact: Bryan Patterson, KB8ELG, (419) 822-5038 or (419) 250-6694. Email: kb8elg@hotmail.com. Website: http:///k8bxq.org. Talk-in 147.195+. VE exams.


PLANO, TEXAS — Ham-Com 2019 and the 2019 ARRL Western Gulf Division Convention will be held from noon to 5 p.m., Friday, June 7 and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, June 8 at the Plano Event Center, 2000 East Spring Creek Parkway. Contact: HamCom, P.O. Box 260721, Plano, TX 75026. Email: info@hamcom.org. Website: www.hamcom. org . Talk-in 147.18 (PL 107.2). VE exams.


LIME RIDGE, PENNSYLVANIA — The Columbia-Montour Amateur Radio Clubwill hold the 29th Annual Bloomsburg Hamfest from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 8 at the Lime Ridge Community Center, 6405 4th Street. Contact: Dave, WC3A, (570) 951-9694. Email: ten_speed_99@yahoo.com. Website: www.qsl.net/cm-arc. Talk-in 147.225+ (PL 85.4). VE exams.


HELENA, ALABAMA — The Shelby County Amateur Radio Club will hold the Helena Hamfest 2019 from 4-7 p.m., Friday, June 14 and from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, June 15 at the Helena Community Center, 100 Sports Complex Drive. Contact: William Shores, KM4SKC, (205) 365-1053. Email: km4skc@gmail.com. Website: www.w4shl.com . VE exams.


KNOXVILLE, TENNESEE — The Radio Amateur Club of Knoxville will hold its 53rd Annual Hamfest & Electronics Exposition from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, June 15 at the Kerbala Temple, 315 Mimosa Avenue. Contact: Dave Garner, K4YRK, (865) 966-9811. Email: dgarner@usit.net. Website: www.w4bbb.org. Talk-in 147.300 (PL 100). VE exams.


MANASSAS PARK, VIRGINIA — The Ole Virginia Hams Amateur Radio Club will hold the 45th Annual Manassas Hamfest beginning 6:30 a.m., Saturday, June 15 at the Manassas Park Community Center, 99 Adams Street. Contact: Don, WA2SWX, chairman@manassashamfest.org. Website: http://manassashamfest.org or http://w4ovh.net. Talk-in 146.97-. VE exams, DXCC card checking.


OWENSVILLE, OHIO — The Milford Amateur Radio Club and Southwest Ohio DX Association will hold the 2019 Milford Hamfest in conjunction with W8DXCC from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, June 15 at the Clermont County Fairgrounds- Multipurpose Building, 1000 Locust Street. Contact: Dave, K8DV, president@w8mrc.com. Website: www.w8mrc.com. DXCC & CQ award card checking. Special event stations: K8S, K8W, K8O, and K8H.


PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY — The Raritan Valley Radio Club will hold the W2QW – Hamfest from 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, June 15 at Piscataway High School, 110 Behmer Road. Contact: Drew, W2OU, (732) 801-4654 (before 9 p.m.) Email: w3oudrew@gmail.com. Website: www.w2qw.org . Talk-in 146.625- (PL 103.5) or 442.250+ (PL 141.3). VE exams, DXCC / VUCC / WAS card checking.


MONROE, MICHIGAN — The Monroe County Radio Communications Association will hold the Monroe Hamfest and Computer Show from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sunday, June 16 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds, M-50 at Raisinville Road. Contact: Fred VanDaele, KA8EBI, 4 Carl Drive, Monroe, MI 48162. Email: ka8ebi@yahoo.com. Website: www.mcrca.org. Card checking.


UPPERCO, MARYLAND — The Baltimore Amateur Radio Club will hold the Father’s Day Hamfest & Marketplace from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, June 16 at the Arcadia Carnival Grounds, 16020 Carnival Avenue. Email: w3ft67@yahoo.com. Website: www.w3ft.com. DXCC card checking.





Please submit hamfest and special event announcements at least three months in advance by e-mail to <hamfest@cq-amateur-radio.com> or <specialevent@cq-amateur-radio.com>, or by postal mail to: CQ Magazine, Attn: Hamfests (or Special Events), 17 West John St.., Hicksville, NY 11801.



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