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CQ Announcements: June 2016

JUNE


BALTIMORE, MARYLAND — The Amateur Radio Club of the National Electronics Museum will air special event station W2W from 1300 to 2000 UTC, Saturday, June 3 through Monday, June 6 to commemorate the anniversary of D-Day. Frequencies include 7.244, 14.244, 7.044, 14.044. QSL a SASE to: W2W – D-Day, Box 1693, MS 4015, Baltimore, MD 21203. Website: <http://ww-2.us>.


SEASIDE, OREGON — The Sea-Pac Ham Convention will hold SEA-PAC and the 2016 ARRL Northwest Division Convention Friday, June 3; through Sunday, June 5 at the Seaside Convention Center. Contact: Wayne Shuler, AI9Q, (360) 892-5580. Email: <info@seapac.org>. Website: <http://www.seapac.org>. Talkin 145.45 (PL 118.8) or 145.49 (PL 118.8). VE exams.


HERMON, MAINE — The Pine State Amateur Radio Club will hold the 29th Annual Bangor Hamfest Saturday, June 4 at Hermon High School. Website: <http://n1me.com>. Talk-in 146.940-. VE exams.


TEDROW, OHIO — The Fulton County Amateur Radio Club will hold its Outdoor Flea Market and Hamfest Saturday, June 4 at The Roth Family Woodlot. Email: <hamfest@k8bxq.org>. Website: <http://k8bxq.org>. Talk-in 147.195+. VE exams.


GREECE, NEW YORK — The Rochester Radio Repeater Association will hold the Barnard Hamfest of Rochester, NY Saturday, June 4 at the Barnard Fireman's Field. Website: <http://k2rra.org> or <http://barnardfire.org>. VE exams.


MARIETTA, GEORGIA — The Atlanta Radio Club and the Kennehoochee Amateur Radio Club will hold the Atlanta Hamfest and 2016 ARRL Georgia State Convention Saturday, June 4 at the Jim Miller Park. Contact: John Talipsky, N3ACK, <n3ack@atlantaradioclub.org>. Website: <http://www.atlanta.hamfest.org>. Talk-in 146.820- (PL 146.2). VE exams.


MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO, CANADA — The Mississauga Amateur Radio Club will air special event station, VE3MIS, from 1400 to 2000 UTC Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5 to salute the Annual Streetsville Bread and Honey Festival. QSL $2 to: MARC, c/o Michael Brickell, VE3TKI, 2801 Bucklepost Cres., Mississauga, ON, Canada L5N 1X6. Website: <http://www.marc.on.ca>.


PRINCETON, KENTUCKY — The Princeton Ham Radio Club will hold the Fifth Annual Princeton Hamfest in conjunction with the Pennington Folk Music Festival, Saturday, June 4 at the Princeton, KY Fire Training Center. Phone (270) 365-7777. Email: <n4mht@mchsi.com>. Website: <http://www.w4kbl.org>. Talk-in 145.230 (PL 179.9) or 444.175 (PL 123). VE exams.


BETHPAGE, NEW YORK — The Long Island Mobile Amateur Radio Club will hold the Long Island Outdoor Hamfest Sunday, June 5 at Briarcliffe College. Contact: Dave, AK1NS, or Richie, K2KNB, (516) 694-4937. Email: <hamfest@limarc.org>. Website: <http://www.limarc.org>. Talk-in 146.850 (PL 136.5). DXCC/WAS card checking.


FISHKILL, NEW YORK — The Mt. Beacon Amateur Radio Club will hold the Spring Ham Radio Hamfest Sunday, June 5 at the Employee's Recreation Center. Contact: Adam Nowik, KC2DAA, (845) 849-3666. Email: <president@wr2abb.org>. Talk-in 146.97- (PL 100). VE exams.


PROSPECT, PENNSYLVANIA — The Breezeshooters will hold its 62nd Annual Hamfest & Computer Show and the 2016 ARRL Western Pennsylvania Section Convention Sunday, June 5 at the Big Butler Fairgrounds. Contact: Jim, KB3IYS, (412) 600-1979. Email: <hamfest2016@breezeshooters.org>. Website: <http://www.breezeshooters.org>. VE exams.


PRINCETON, ILLINOIS — The Starved Rock Radio Club will hold its Amateur Radio Hobbyist and Collectors Show Sunday, June 5 at the Bureau County Fairgrounds. Contact: SRRC c/o Hamfest Chairman, P.O. Box 198, Lenmore, IL 61332. Email: <starvedrockhamfest@hotmail.com>. Website: <http://www.w9mks.org>. Talk-in 146.955 (PL 103.5). VE exams.


RAVENA, OHIO — The Portage Amateur Radio Club will hold Hamfair 2016 Sunday, June 5 at the Maplewood Career Center. Contact: Joanne Solak, KJ3O, (330) 274-8240. Email: <kj3o@arrl.net>. Website: <http://potagearc.org>.


TOMS RIVER, NEW JERSEY — The Jersey Shore Amateur Radio Society will hold the Hamfest By The Shore Sunday, June 5 at Riverwood Park. Contact: Darlene (732) 237-9448. Email: <jsars910@gmail.com>. Website: <http://www.jsars.org>. Talk-in 146.910- (PL 127.3). VE exams.


IRVING, TEXAS — Ham-Com 2016 will be held Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11 at the Irving Convention Center. Website: <http://www.hamcom.org>. Talk-in 146.720 (PL 110.9) or 147.180 (PL 107.2). VE exams.


NEWBERRY, MICHIGAN — The Luce Amateur Radio Society will hold its annual BBQ and Hamfest Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11 at the Petland Township Hall. Contact: Dave Hopper, KA8K, (906) 586-3928. Email: <msplt87@yahoo.com>. Website: <http://www.w8nby.com>. Talk-in 146.01+. VE exams.


PRESCOTT, ARIZONA — The Yavapai Amateur Radio Club, Eagle Amateur Radio Club, and the Amateur Radio Council of Arizona will hold the Prescott Hamfest 2016 Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11 at the Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. Contact: Bill Noe, W7PVA, <w7pva@arrl.net> or Chuck Zappala, KE7SA, <czappala@cableone.net>. Website: <http://www.w7yrc.org>. Talk-in 146.88- (PL 100) or 447.650- (PL 100). VE exams and DXCC card checking.


RICHMOND, VIRGINIA — RVHams will air special event station K4O from 0800 to 1500 EDT Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11 to honor the Special Olympics. Frequencies will be determined so check the website <http://www.rvahams.com/k4vso>. QSL a 9 x 12 SASE to: K4O VA Spec OP Special Event, Attn: Mathew Kimball, 12700 Penny Lane, Midlothian, VA 23112.


CRESTON, IOWA — The Southwest Iowa Amateur Radio Association will hold the SWIARA Swap Meet Saturday, June 11 at the Creston Early Childhood Development Gym. Contact: Jerry White, NØFHQ, (641) 344-9742. Email: <contact@swiara.com>. Website: <http://www.swiara.com>. Talk-in 146.790- (PL 136.5). VE exams.


LIME RIDGE, PENNSYLVANIA — The Columbia-Montour Amateur Radio Club will hold the 26th Annual Bloomsburg Hamfest Saturday, June 11 at the Lime Ridge Community Center. Contact: Dave, W3CA, (570) 951-9694. Email: <bloomfest2016@yahoo.com>. Website: <http://www.qsl.net/cm-arc>. Talk-in 147.225+ (PL 85.4). VE exams.


PORT LUDLOW, WASHINGTON — The Port Ludlow Amateur Radio Club will hold its Tailgater Swap Meet Saturday, June 11 at the Grace Christian Center Parking Lot. Website: <http://www.n7pl.org>. Talk-in 146.52.


WINSTON-SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA — The Forsyth Amateur Radio Club will hold the Winston-Salem Classic Hamfest Saturday, June 11 at the Summit School Dining Center. Email: <hamfest@w4nc.com>. Website: <http://www.w4nc.com>. Talk-in 146.64 (PL 100) or 145.47 (PL 100). VE exams.


GRANITE CITY, ILLINOIS — The Egyptian Radio Club will hold EgyptianFest 2016 Sunday, June 12 at the Holy Family Community Center. Email: <hamfest@w9aiu.net>. Website: <http://www.w9aiu.org>. Talkin 146.760 or 146.790.


BIG SPRING, TEXAS — The Big Spring Amateur Radio Club will hold its Tailgate/Swap Saturday, June 18 at the BSARC W5AW Clubhouse. Website: <http://www.qsl.net/w5aw>. Talk-in 146.820 (PL 88.5). VE exams.


HASTINGS, NEBRASKA — The Amateur Radio Association of Nebraska will hold the Greater Midwest Radio Show 2016 Saturday, June 18 at the Kiewit Gymnasium-Hasting College. Website: <http://www.greatermidwestradio.org>. VE exams and fox hunt.


KNOXVILLE, TENNESEE — The Radio Amateur Club of Knoxville will hold its 50th Annual Hamfest and 2016 ARRL Tennessee State Convention Saturday, June 18 at the Kerbala Temple. Contact: Lou Dreinhoefer, WB3JKQ, (865) 995-1588. Email: <wb3jkq@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.w4bbb.org>. Talkin 53.770, 147.300, or 224.500. VE exams.


MIDLAND, MICHIGAN — The Midland Amateur Radio Club will hold the Midland Hamfest, Saturday, June 18 at the Salvation Army Building. Contact: Pat Russell, W8PMR, 4451 E. Wise Road, Freeland, MI 48623. Phone: (989) 832-2924. Email: <chuck.cribley@live.com>. Website: <http://w8kea.org>. Talk-in 147.00. VE exams.


MILFORD, OHIO — The Milford Amateur Radio Club will hold the 26th Annual Milford Hamfest Saturday, June 18 at the Eastside Christian Church. Contact: Jim, WB8RRR, (513) 831-6255. Email: <wb8rrr@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.w8mrc.com>. Talk-in 147.345+ (PL 123). VE exams.


ORCUTT HILL, CALIFORNIA — The Satellite Amateur Radio Club will hold the Santa Maria Ham Radio Swapfest and BBQ Saturday, June 18 at the Newlove Picnic Grounds. Website: <http://www. satellitearc.com>. Talk-in 145.14- (PL 131.8). VE exams and t-hunt.


PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY — The Raritan Valley Radio Club will hold the W2QW Hamfest Saturday, June 18 at Piscataway High School. Contact: Drew, W2OU, (732) 801-4654 (before 9 p.m.). Email: <w2oudrew@gmail.com>. Website: <http://www.w2qw.org>. Talk-in 146.625- (PL 241.8), 442.250- (PL 141.3), or 146.52. VE exams and DXCC/VUCC/WAS card checking.


CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — The Harvard Wireless Club, MIT Electronics Research Society, MIT UHF Repeater Association, and the MIT Radio Society will hold Flea at MIT Sunday, June 19 at the Parking Garage on Albany and Main Streets. Contact MIT Radio Society, P.O. Box 397082, Cambridge, MA 02139-7082. Phone: (617) 253-3776. Website: <http://www.swapfest.us>. Talk-in 146.52 or 449.725- (PL 114.8).


MANASSAS, VIRGINIA — The Ole Virginia Hams Amateur Radio Club will hold the 42nd Manassas Hamfest Amateur Radio & Maker Technology Show Sunday, June 19 at the Prince William County Fairgrounds. Contact: Terry, KC4DV, <chairman@manassashamfest.org>. Website: <http://manassashamfest.org>. Talk-in 146.97- or 442.200+. VE exams and DXCC card checking.


UPPERCO, MARYLAND — The Baltimore Amateur Radio Club will hold its Father's Day Hamfest Sunday, June 19 at the Arcadia Volunteer Fire Company Carnival Grounds. Contact: BARC, P.O. Box 120, Reistertown, MD 21136. Phone: (410) 842-5019. Email: <w3ft67@yahoo.com>.


WHEATON, ILLNOIS — The Six Meter Club of Chicago, Antique Radio Club of Illinois, and Midwest Classic Radio Net will hold its 59th Annual Hamfest, Antique Radio Club of Illinois Swap Meet, and Midwest Classic Radio Net Hamboree Sunday, June 19 at the DuPage County Fairgrounds. Phone: (708) 442-4961. Email: <wd9gjk@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.k9ona.com>, <http://www.antique-radios.org>, and <http://www.mcrn3885.net>. Talk-in 146.37+ (PL 107.2). VE exams.


TIMONIUM, MARYLAND — The Mid Atlantic Antique Radio Club and the Tube Collectors Association will hold RadioActivity 2016, Thursday, June 23 through Saturday, June 25 at the Timonium Holiday Inn. Contact: Chris Kocsis, 7315 Oriole Avenue, Springfield, VA 22150-4302. Phone: (703) 913-9143. Email: <chrisk33@cox.net>.


METAMORA, MICHIGAN — The Garden City Amateur Radio Club will air special event station, K2BSA/8, from 1300 to 0500 UTC, Sunday, June 26 through Saturday, July 2. Frequencies include 14.330, 7.270, and 3.840. QSL to: AC8FJ, 7371 N. Farmington Road, Westland, MI 48185-6900.


JULY


HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA — The Harrisburg Radio Amateurs Club will hold its 44th Annual Firecracker Electronics Expo and Hamfest and 2016 ARRL Eastern Pennsylvania Section Convention Saturday, July 2 at the Harrisburg Area Community College, Fire Training Grounds. Contact: Tim Lehman, KB3OZA, P.O. Box 453, Hummelstown, PA 17036. Phone: (717) 461-3398. Email: <kb3oza@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.w3uu.org>. Talk-in 146.16+ (PL 100). DXCC/WAS card checking, special event station.


PLAINS, PENNSYLVANIA — The Murgas Amateur Radio Club will hold the 37th Annual Wilkes-Barre Hamfest and Computerfest Sunday, July 3 at the Polish American Veterans. Contact: Herb, K2LNS, (570) 829-2695. Email: <murgasarc@gmail.com>. Website: <http://www.murgasarc.org>. Talk-in 146.610- (PL 82.5). VE exams.


WASHINGTON, PENNSYLVNIA — The Washington Amateur Communicators will air special event station, W3R, Sunday, July 3 through Friday, July 15 in honor of the Whiskey Rebellion. QSL to: WA3COM, 1645 N. Main Street, Washington, PA 15301. Phone: (724) 228-2480. Email: <ny9h@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.wacomarc.org>.


BEACH GROVE, INDIANA — The Indianapolis Hamfest Association will hold the 46th Annual Indianapolis Hamfest Friday, July 8 and Saturday, July 9 at the Marion County Fairgrounds. Contact: Indianapolis Hamfest, P.O. Box 1672, Noblesville, IN 46061. Phone: (317) 829-6868. Website: <http://www.indyhamfest.com>. Talk-in 146.76-. VE exams and DXCC card checking.


MILTON, FLORIDA — The Milton Amateur Radio Club will hold the 21st Annual Section Convention Hamfest and 2016 ARRL Northern Florida Section Convention Friday, July 8 and Saturday, July 9 at the Santa Rosa County Auditorium. Contact: Ken Dunn, (850) 994-5726 or (850) 390-1665 (24/7). Email: <k4svx@yahoo.com>. Website: <http://www.miltonarc.org>. VE exams.


SANDY, UTAH — Utah Amateur Radio Events, Inc. will hold The Great Salt Lake Hamfest and 2016 ARRL Utah State Convention Friday, July 8 and Saturday, July 9 at the Salt Lake Community College-Larry H. Miller Campus. Contact: Utah Amateur Radio Events, 1493 Arapahoe Avenue, Salt Lake City, UT 84109. Email: <support@gslhamfest.org>. Website: <http://www.gslhamfest.org>. VE exams and special event station.


DUNSEITH, NORTH DAKOTA & BOISSEVAIN, MANITOBA — The 53rd International Hamfest will be held Saturday, July 9 at the International Peace Garden. Contact: Richard Holder, VE4QK, P.O. Box 1011, Beausejour, Manitoba, R0E 0C0 Canada. Phone: (204) 268-1702. Email: <ve4qk@mts.net>. Website: <http://www.mts.net/~holderr/ihf.htm>. Talk-in 146.52 or 146.85-. VE and Canadian exams.


ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA — The Wattsburg Wireless Association will hold the 15th Annual NW PA Hamfest Saturday, July 9 at the Greene Township Municipal Building. Contact: NW PA Hamfest, 9333 Tate Road, Room #114, Erie, PA 16509. Email: <hamfest@wattsburg-wireless.us>. Website: <http://www.wattsburg-wireless.us>. Talk-in 147.315-. VE exams.


KIMBERTON, PENNSYLVANIA — The Mid Atlantic Amateur Radio Club will hold the Valley Forge Hamfest Saturday, July 9 at the Kimberton Fire Co. Fairgrounds. Contact: Mike Pilotti, KF3CD, (610) 696-5040. Email: <kf3cd@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.marcradio.org>. Talk-in 145.13- or 147.06+ PL 131.8). VE exams and DXCC/WAS card checking.


MONUMENT, COLORADO — The Pikes Peak Radio Amateur Association will hold the PPRAA Ham Radio Megafest Saturday, July 9 at the Lewis-Palmer High School. Contact: PPRAA, P.O. Box 16521, Colorado Springs, CO 80935. Email: <megafest@ppraa.org>. Website: <http://ppraa.org>. Talk-in 146.970- (PL 100). VE exams.


OAK CREEK, WISCONSIN — The South Milwaukee Amateur Radio Club will hold its Swapfest '16' Saturday, July 9 at the American Legion Post 434. Contact: Robert, WB9TIK, (414) 764-3871. Email: <wb9tik@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.qsl.net/wa9txe>. Talk-in 146.52.


ROSEVILLE, MINNESOTA — The Minnesota Amateur Group Independent Communicators will fold the 13th Annual MAGIC Tailgater Saturday, July 9 at the Galilee Lutheran Church. Website: <http://www.magicrepeater.net>. Talk-in 145.170 (PL 100).


SALISBURY, NORTH CAROLINA — The Rowan Amateur Radio Society will hold the 31st Annual Firecracker Hamfest Saturday, July 9 at the Salisbury, NC Civic Center. Contact: Ralph Brown, WB4AQK, (704) 636-5902. Email: <rkbrown5902@bellsouth.net>. Website: <http://www.rowanars.org>. Talk-in 145.41 (PL 136.5) or 146.52. VE exams.


AURORA, ILLINOIS — The Fox River Radio League will hold its Hamfest Sunday, July 10 at the Aurora Central Catholic High School. Contact: Dave, K9WDB, <hamfest@frrl.org>. Website: <http://www.frrl.org>. Talk-in 147.210+ (PL 103.5). VE exams.


AUSTINTOWN, OHIO — The 20/9 Amateur Radio Club will hold its Hamfest, Electronics & Computer Show Sunday, July 10 at the Austintown Senior Center. Phone: (330) 651-8420. Email: <hamfest@20over9.org>. Website: <http://www.20over9.org>. Talk-in 147.315+. VE exams and card checking.


CICERO, NEW YORK — The Radio Amateurs of Greater Syracuse will hold the RAGS 2016 Hamfest Sunday, July 10 at the American Legion Post 787. Contact: Roger Hamilton, WA2AEW, or Rich Bell, KC2CZK, <hamfest@ragsclub.org>. Website: <http://www.ragsclub.org>. Talk-in 146.91- (PL 103.5). VE exams.


ALEXANDER, NEW YORK —The Lancaster Amateur Radio Club will hold the Batavia Hamfest Saturday, July 16 at the Alexander Firemen Grounds. Website: <http://w2so.org>. Talk-in 147.285 (PL 141.3). VE exams.


ATHENS, TENNESSEE — The McMinn County Amateur Radio Club will hold its 12th Annual MCARC HamFest Saturday, July 16 at the McMinn County Expo Center. Contact: Phil Pritchard, KC4JIY, 1978 Co. Rd. 50, Riceville, TN 37370. Phone: (423) 368-1473. Email: <kg4fzr@yahoo.com>. Website: <http://www.mcminnarc.com>. Talk-in 146.06- (PL 141.3) or 145.15- (PL 141.3). VE exams.


CARY, NORTH CAROLINA — The Cary Amateur Radio Club will hold its 44th Annual SWAPFEST Saturday, July 16 at Harold Ritter Park. Email: <n4nc@arrl.net>. Website: <http://www.qsl.net/n/n4nc/index.html>. Talk-in 146.28+. VE exams.


ELYRIA, OHIO — The Northern Ohio Amateur Radio Society will hold NOARSFEST Saturday, July 16 at the Lorain County Community College-John A. Spitzer Conference Center. Contact: Darlene Ohman, KA8VTS, (216) 398-8858 (before 11 p.m.) or David Fisher, KY8OSU, (330) 770-4090. Email: <noarsfest@noars.net>. Website: <http://www.noars.net>. Talk-in 146.70 (PL 110.9).


TEXAS CITY, TEXAS — The Tidelands Amateur Radio Society will hold the Texas City, Tidelands Hamfest Saturday, July 16 at the Doyle Convention Center. Contact: Tidelands ARS, P.O. Box 73, Texas City, TX 77592. Website: <http://idelands.org>. Talk-in 147.14 (PL 167.9) or 442.025 (PL 103.5). VE exams.


WARENSBURG, MISSOURI — The Warensburg Area Amateur Radio Club will hold its Hamfest 2016 Saturday, July 16 at the Johnson County Fair Grounds. Contact: Ken Smith, KO9R, <hamfest@waarci.org>. Website: <http://www.waarci.org>. Talk-in 146.880- (PL 107.2).


WATERLOO, IOWA — The Northeast Iowa Radio Amateur Association will hold the WØMG Swap Meet 2016 Saturday, July 16 at the NCC Pavillion, National Cattle Congress Grounds. Phone: (319) 231-7479. Email: <swapmeet@w0mg.net>. Website: <http://www.w0mg.net>. Talk-in 146.94- (PL 136.5).


AUGUSTA, NEW JERSEY — The Sussex County Amateur Radio Club will hold the SCARC Hamfest Sunday, July 17 at the Sussex County Farm & Horse Show Fairgrounds. Phone: (973) 862-8197. Email: <hamfest@scarcnj.org>. Website: <http://www.scarcnj.org>. Talk-in 147.300+ (PL 151.4). VE exams.


CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — The Harvard Wireless Club, MIT Electronics Research Society, MIT UHF Repeater Association, and the MIT Radio Society will hold Flea at MIT Sunday, July 17 at the Parking Garage on Albany and Main Streets. Contact MIT Radio Society, P.O. Box 397082, Cambridge, MA 02139-7082. Phone: (617) 253-3776. Website: <http://www.swapfest.us>. Talk-in 146.52 or 449.725- (PL 114.8).


PEOTONE, ILLINOIS — The Kankakee Area Radio Society will hold Karsfest 2016, the 33rd Annual Hamfest Sunday, July 17 at the Will County Fairgrounds. Contact: Craig Cahan, N9FD, 7 Franklin Drive, Manteno, IL 60950. Phone: (815) 348-7752. Email: <karsfest@gmail.com>. Website: <http://www.w9az.com>. VE exams and card checking.


VAN WERT, OHIO — The Van Wert Amateur Radio Club will hold the 29th Annual Van Wert Hamfest Sunday, July 17 at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds. Contact: Steve Kouts, WA8WKF, (419) 771-8152. Email: <secretary@w8fy.org>. Website: <http://w8fy.org>. Talk-in 146.850.


WASHINGTON, MISSOURI — The Zero Beaters Amateur Radio Club will hold its Annual Hamfest Sunday, July 17 at the Washington Elks Hall. Contact Bruce Serbus, KDØKCF, <kd0kcf@sbcglobal.net>. VE exams.


WISCONSIN RAPIDS, WISCONSIN — The Mid-State Repeater Association will air special event station W9W from 1100 to 2359 UTC, Wednesday, July 20 through Monday, July 25 to salute the 50th Anniversary of the Wisconsin State Waterski Tournament. Frequencies include 21.350, 14.250, 7.250, and 3.850. QSL a SASE to: Mid-State Repeater Association, Attn: W9W Event, P.O. Box 1001, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495.


OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA — The Central Oklahoma Radio Amateurs Inc. will hold Ham Holiday 2016 Friday, July 22 and Saturday, July 23 at the Biltmore Hotel & Convention Center. Email: <president@hamholiday.org>. Website: <http://hamholiday.org>. Talk-in 146.985- (PL 141.3). VE exams and DXCC/WAS card checking.


WILLIAMS, ARIZONA — The Amateur Radio Council of Arizona and the City of Williams will hold the ARCA/Williams Hamfest Friday, July 22 through Sunday, July 24 at the Williams Rodeo Grounds. Phone: (602) 881-2722. Website: <http://www.arca-az.org>. Talk-in 146.78- (PL 91.5). VE exams, card checking, and special event station.


CULLMAN, ALABAMA – The Cullman Amateur Radio Club will hold the Cullman Hamfest Saturday, July 23 at Sacred Heart Church. Website: <http://cullmanarc.com>. Talk-in 145.31- (PL 100) or 444.900+ (PL 100). VE exams.


UTICA, NEW YORK — The Utica Amateur Radio Club will hold RADIOCOM 2016 Hamfest and Computer Fair Sunday, July 24 at the Deerfield Firehouse Grounds. Contact: Bob Decker, AA2CU, (315) 797-6614 or Marty Benedict, W2MVB, (315) 866-5924. Email: <tbd2626@yahoo.com> or <w3mbv1@gmail.com>. Talk-in 146.76-. VE exams.


ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA — The Northern Lights Radio Society will host the 2016 Central States VHF Conference Thursday, July 28 through Sunday, July 31 at the Kahler Apache Hotel and Waterpark. Contact: Donn Baker, WA2VOI, (612) 781-1359. Email: <wa2voi@arrl.net>. Website: <http://2016.csvhfs.org>.


WAYNESVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA — The Western Carolina Amateur Radio Society will hold the WCARS Hamfest Saturday, July 30 at the Haywood County Fairgrounds. Contact: WCARS, P.O. Box 1488, Asheville, NC 28802. Website: <http://www.wcars.org>. Talk-in 147.390+ (PL 94.8) or 146.910- (PL 91.5). VE exams.





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), 25 Newbridge Rd., Hicksville, NY 11801.



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