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Florida Hamfest / Convention Calendar

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Melbourne Hamfest, ARRL Florida State Convention


Start Date: 10/07/2022
End Date: 10/08/2022
Location: Melbourne Auditorium
625 East Hibiscus Blvd.
Melbourne, FL 32901
Website: http://pcars.org
Sponsor: Platinum Coast Amateur Radio Society(PCARS)
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 146.85 MHz / no tone
Public Contact: Dan Fisher, AI4GK
P.O.Box 10081 Palm Bay, FL 32910-0081
Phone: 321-254-3422
Email: ai4gk@outlook.com

Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Hamfest


Start Date: 10/08/2022
End Date: 10/08/2022
Location: Millennium Academy
10005 Ridge Rd.
New Port Richey, FL 34652
Website: http://Gulg Coast ARC.com
Sponsor: Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.670 pl 146.2
Public Contact: Dennis Hammond, K8DLH
8732 Congress St. Port Richey, FL 34668
Phone: 1-352-631-2308
Email: dennishammond506@yahoo.com

2nd Annual Manatee Amateur Radio Club Swapfest


Start Date: 10/15/2022
End Date: 10/15/2022
Location: Bible Baptist Church of Bradenton
2113 Morgan Johnson Rd
Bradenton, FL 34201
Website: https://www.manatee-arc.org/
Sponsor: Manatee Amateur Radio Club, Inc.
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.820 (-) PL 100HZ
Public Contact: Michael Ryan, K4CVL
P.O. Box 1823 Oneco, FL 34264
Phone: 941-376-6453
Email: mryan5200@gmail.com

Bahia Shriner’s Tailgate


Start Date: 11/05/2022
End Date: 11/05/2022
Location: Bahia Shrine Center
3101 E. Highway 436
Apopka, FL 32703
Sponsor: Bahia Shrine Radio Unit
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: None
Public Contact: Den Ardinger , KT3S
164 Sheridan Ave. Longwood, FL 32750
Phone: 1-407-332-0405
Email: dba327@hotmail.com

SERC Hamfest


Start Date: 11/05/2022
End Date: 11/05/2022
Location: American Red Cross
2001 Cantu Ct.
Sarasota, FL 34230
Website: http://n4ser.org
Sponsor: Sarasota Emergency Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.73 100 Hz
Public Contact: Gary Wells, WB9AYD
4846 Sweetmeadow Cir. Sarasota, FL 34238
Phone: 941-549-1596
Email: wb9ayd@arrl.net



Start Date: 11/12/2022
End Date: 11/12/2022
Location: Freedom Lake Park
9990 46th St. N.
Pinellas Park, FL 33780
Sponsor: St. Petersburg ARC
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 147.06 (+) No PL
Public Contact: Lisa Neuscheler , KC1YL
11282 Oakridge Trail Seminole, FL 33772
Phone: 203-451-8338
Email: kc1yl@yahoo.com

Silver Springs Radio Club 2022 Hamfest


Start Date: 12/03/2022
End Date: 12/03/2022
Location: First Christian Church
1908 East Ft. King Street
Ocala, FL 34470
Website: http://k4gso.us
Sponsor: Silver Springs Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.610 PL 123 minus
Public Contact: Elbert Wilkinson, KQ3K
940 NE 50th Ave. Ocala, FL 34470
Phone: 1-352-236-3242
Email: hamfest@k4gso.us

Tampa Bay Hamfest – ARRL West Central Florida Section Convention


Start Date: 12/09/2022
End Date: 12/10/2022
Location: Strawberry Festival Expo Building
301 Berryfest (was N. Lemon) St
Plant City, FL 33564
Website: https://fgcarc.org/
Sponsor: Florida Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Council
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 147.165 + 136.5
Public Contact: Bill Williams, AG4QX
3215 W. Tambay Ave Tampa, FL 33611-1539
Phone: 813-300-3668
Email: ag4qx@arrl.net