BROADBEACH WATERS, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA — Gold Coast Amateur Radio
Society Hamfest 2012, November 3 at the Albert Waterways HallContact: GCARS, P.O. Box 588, Southport 4215. Website: <http://www.gcars.com.au/hamfest-2012>.
STILLWATER, MINNESOTA – Special Event Station WØJH, Split Rock Lighthouse, remembering the Edmund Fitzgerald; Stillwater ARA and Radio City; November 3, 1500–2300Z and November 4 1600–2300Z on SSB 21.360, 14.260, 14.260, 7.260, 3.860 MHz ±QRM. PSK31 and CW also planned. QSL certificate (pdf file) will only be sent via e-mail. <http://www.radioham.org>
CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS — South Texas Amateur Radio Club 14th Annual Texas Gulf Coast Ham Fest, November 3, at the First Presbyterian Church. Contact: STARC, email: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Website: <http://www.n5crp.org>. Talk-in 146.820- (PL 107.2). (Exams)
DELRAY BEACH, FLORIDA — Boca Raton Amateur Radio Association South Florida Ham Fest, November 3 at the South County Civic Center. Inquiries e-mail: <email@example.com>; <http://www.southfloridahamfest.org>. (Talk-in 145.29 [PL 110.9]; exams).
ENID, OKLAHOMA — TEnid Amateur Radio Club 2012 Enid Hamfest, November 3. Garfield County Fairgrounds (Hoover Building). Contact: Enid ARC, P.O. Box 261, Enid, OK 73702. Mike Cofer, KD5OFF, (580) 554-2749. Website: <http://bit.ly/Mi5QDK>. Talk-in 145.290-;.exams 1 p.m.).
GEORGETOWN, OHIO — Grant Amateur Radio Club 19th Annual Ham Fest, November 3, A.B.C.E.O.I Building. Contact: Rodney, WD8CTX, (937) 446-2338; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. <http://garcohio.net/ham12.html>. (Talk-in 146.730 [PL 162.2])
LAKEWOOD, COLORADO — 285 TechConnect Radio Club, NAØTC, 2012 Fall TechFest, November 3, Lakewood Elks Club. E-mail: <email@example.com>; <http://www. na0tc.org>. (Talk-in 147.225)
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN — Milwaukee Repeater Club, Inc. 28th Annual Swapfest, November 3, Elks Lodge. Contact: Ken, KC9MXZ, (414) 491-0686; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <http://www.mrc91.org>. (Talk-in 146.910- [PL 127.3])
DAVENPORT, IOWA — Davenport Radio Amateur Club 41st Annual WØBXR Hamfest/Computer Show, November 4 , Clarion Hotel. Contact: John Hoenshell, NØBFJ, (563) 326-4985; e-mail: <email@example.com>; <http://bit.ly/QcUPsp>. (Talk-in 146.88/28 [PL 192.8])
LAWRENCEVILLE, GEORGIA — Alford Memorial Radio Club Stone Mountain Hamfest and Computer Expo & 2012 ARRL Georgia State Convention, November 3–4, Gwinnett County Fairgrounds. Contact: AMRC Hamfest, P.O. Box 1282, Stone Mountain, GA 30086-1282. Phone: (855) 786-8643; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <http://www.stonemountainhamfest.com/>. (Talk-in 146.76 [PL 107.2] or 145.45 or 444.25 [PL 131.8]; exams 8:30 a.m. both days)
PITT MEADOWS, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA — TMaple Ridge Amateur Radio Club Ham Radio & Computer Swapmeet, November 4, old REC Building. Contact: Nick (604) 4659476; e-mail: <email@example.com>; <http://www.mrarc.net>. (Talk-in 146.800 -600 [PL 156.7]).
WASHINGTON, PENNSYLVANIA — Washington Amateur Communications WACOM 2012 Hamfest, November 4, Washington County Fairgrounds. Contact: Bud Plants, N3TIR, (724) 350-6745; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>.; <http://bit.ly/apSTca>. (Talk-in 146.790; exams).
LAWRENCE, GEORGIA – HamJam 2012 sponsored by North Fulton Amateur Radio League, Southeastern DX Club, Novenber 10, Georgia Gwinnett College LVIS room; speakers K5SDR, WGØAT, K1DG. Free admission, all raffle ticket net proceeds go to youth scholarships. <www.hamjam.info>
CONWAY, SOUTH CAROLINA — Grand Strand Amateur Radio Club 16th Annual Grand Strand Beachfest 2012, November 10, Old Pee Dee School. Contact: Edward Jordan, (843) 4583856; e-mail: <email@example.com>; <http://www.w4gs.org>. Talk-in 145.110 [PL 85.4]; exams).
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI — Raytown Amateur Radio Club Raytown Club 2012 Hamfest, November 10, Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #17. Contact: Raytown ARC, (816) 914-5971; email: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <http://www.k0gq.com/hamfest>. (Exams 9 a.m.)
MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA — The Montgomery Amateur Radio Club 2012 Montgomery Hamfest, November 10, Alcazar Shrine Temple. General contact: Scott Poole, W4SPA, (334) 262-0412; e-mail: <email@example.com>; <http://www.w4ap.org>. (Talk-in 146.84-; exams 8 a.m.)
AZLE, TEXAS – NCTECH 2012 , North Central Texas Emergency Communicators’ Ham Festival, November 10, Azle Community Center. Contact Paul Finch, e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org; <http://www.wc5c.org>. (Talk-in 147.160 CTCSS 110.9 as WC5C; exams 9 a.m..
PINELLAS PARK, FLORIDA — The St. Petersburg Amateur Radio Club SPARCFest, November 10, Freedom Lake Park. Contact Tom Schaefer, (727) 437-2771; e-mail: <email@example.com>; <http://www.sparc-club.org>. Talk-in 147.06+; exams 8:30 a.m.).
FORT WAYNE, INDIANA — Allen County Amateur Radio Technical Society Fort Wayne Hamfest & Computer Expo & Indiana State ARRL Convention, November 17–18, Allen County War Memorial Coliseum and Exposition Center. Contact: James Boyer, KB9IH, (260) 489-6700; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <http://www.fortwaynehamfest.com>. (Talk-in 146.88-; exams).
FAIR LAWN, NEW JERSEY — Fair Lawn Radio Emergency Service (FLRES) Radio Emergency Service Auction, 6 p.m., Friday, November 23, Fair Lawn Senior Center, 11-05 Gardiner Road. The Auction will feature products from KJI Electronics. Contact: FLRES, (201) 791-3841, leave a message. E-mail: <email@example.com> or <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <http://www.flres.net>. (Talk-in 145.470- [PL 107.2]).
EVANSVILLE, INDIANA — Electronic Applications Radio Service & The Ham Station Evansville Hamfest, November 24, Vanderburgh County 4-H Fairgrounds Auditorium. Contact Neil Rapp, WB9VPG, phone: (812) 333-4116; e-mail: <email@example.com>; <http://w9ear.org/hamfest.htm>. Talk-in 145.150- [PL 136.5]; exams 11 a.m.).
BERGENFIELD, NEW JERSEY — Boy Scout Troop 139/Venture Crew 7373 Hamfest, December 1, St. John the Evangelist’s Conlon Hall. Contact: Diana V., (201) 446-0355. Email: <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Gordon Beattie, W2TTT, (201) 314-6964. Email: <email@example.com>. Talk-in 146.955- (PL 141.3) or 146.52; exams)
MESA, ARIZONA — Superstition ARC Superstition Hamfest, December 1, Mesa Community College SW Parking Lot, 1400 S. Dobson Road. <http://wb7tjd.org/wiki/Superstition_Hamfest>. (Talk-in 147.12+ [PL 162.2] or 449.60- [PL 100]; exams 8 a.m.)
TAMPA BAY, FLORIDA — Florida Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Council 37th Tampa Bay Hamfest, December 1–2, Manatee Civic Center. Website: <http://www.fgcarc.org> or <http://www.tampabayhamfest.org>. Talk-in 145.430- [PL 100]; exams).
HARRISON TOWNSHIP, MICHIGAN — L’Anse Creuse Amateur Radio Club 40th Swap & Shop, December 2, L’Anse Creuse High School. Contact: Greg Crump; e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <http://bit.ly/Qei6uf>. (Talk-in 147.080+ (PL 100); exams 9 a.m.)
Please submit hamfest and special event announcements at least three months in advance by e-mail to <email@example.com> or <firstname.lastname@example.org>, or by postal mail to: CQ Magazine, Attn: Hamfests (or Special Events), 25 Newbridge Rd., Hicksville, NY 11801. In addition, CQ’s sister publication WorldRadio Online has extensive information on hamfests and special event stations months in advance of the events; go to <www.worldradiomagazine.com>.