2020 Special Events

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  • 01/01/2020 | Iowa State Parks On-the-Air Centennial Celebration

    Jan 1-Dec 31, 0000Z-2359Z, various, Various Cities, IA. Great River Amateur Radio Club. All bands, all frequencies, as available. Certificate & QSL. IASPOTA-2020, c/o Great River Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 1384, Dubuque, IA 52004. Members will operate with their own call signs from state parks throughout Iowa. Operating as time permits, mostly weekends. QSL for contact; certificate for 5 parks. See website for complete information. www.w0dbq.org/iaspota

  • 01/01/2020 | NCDXA 5th Annual Worked All RST Special Event

    Jan 1-Feb 28, 0000Z-2359Z, KL7RST, Anchorage, AK. North Country DX Association (K7ICE). 14.250 14.075 7.190 7.050. QSL. J. Reisenauer, 2573 Old Georgetown Rd. W., Kershaw, SC 29067. www.qrz.com/db/kl7rst

  • 01/02/2020 | 14th Annual Straight Key CW Event

    Jan 2-Jan 31, 0000Z-2359Z, K3Y, various cities. SKCC – Straight Key Century Club. 21.050 14.050 7.055 3.550. Certificate & QSL. SKCC c/o Jeremy Downard, KD8VSQ, 511 W. Pottawatamie St., Tecumseh, MI 49286. K3Y/0 thru 9 plus KH6, KL7, KP4 and DX member stations in six WAC areas operating straight key, bug and cootie keys. QSL card confirms one QSO per area, up to 19 for all-area sweep. See URL for schedule, map, stats, etc. www.skccgroup.com/k3y

  • 01/07/2020 | Florence Nightingale Bi-Centenary

    Jan 7-Feb 3, 1000Z-0900Z, GB200FN, ROMSEY, UNITED KINGDOM. RSGB. 14.200 MHz 7.95 MHz. QSL. John Wakefield, Oakhurst, Lower Common Road, West Wellow, ROMSEY SO51 6BT, UNITED KINGDOM. Direct QSL to include postage. Full details on QRZ.com. www.qrz.com/db/gb200fn

  • 01/19/2020 | Quartzfest 2020

    Jan 19-Jan 25, 0700Z-1800Z, W7Q, Quartzite, AZ. Quartzfest. 7.275 +-10 khz 14.285 +- 10 khz 21.395 +- 10khz 28.415 +- 10khz. QSL. Gloria Luther, 7690 W Derry , Kirkland, AZ 86332. https://quartzfest.org

  • 01/24/2020 | Jack Harrison Winter Field Day

    Jan 24-Jan 26, 1200Z-1200Z, N5OIE, Orange, TX. Orange Amateur Radio Club. 7.130 3.963 14.010. QSL. Benny Rhoads, W5TYZ, 1766 Huntsman, Orange, TX 77632. http://www.winterfieldday.com or www.qsl.net/w5nd

  • 01/25/2020 | Discovery of Gold in California Special Event Station

    Jan 25-Jan 26, 1400Z-2330Z, AG6AU, Coloma, CA. El Dorado County ARC. 21.348 14.248 7.248. QSL. El Dorado County ARC, PO Box 451, Placerville, CA 95667. www.edcarc.net

  • 01/25/2020 | Kansas Day

    Jan 25, 1600Z-2100Z, KS0KS, Edgerton, KS. Santa Fe Trail Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.055 10.115 7.250. QSL. SFTARC, P.O. Box 3144, Olathe, KS 66063. www.sftarc.org

  • 02/01/2020 | Biathlon World Championships 2020

    Feb 1-Feb 29, 0001Z-2359Z, II3BIA, Antholz South Tyrol, ITALY. ARI Sektion Bruneck. CW, SSB, and digital; 160, 80, 40, 20,15,10, 2 meters; 70 centimeters; 23 centimeters satellite Es’Hail 2 QO-100. QSL. Via bureau or direct to: ARI Sektion Bruneck, Montal 25, 39030 Bruneck/St Lorenzen, ITALY. www.ari-bruneck.com

  • 02/01/2020 | Groundhog Day Special Event Station

    Feb 1, 1400Z-2100Z, K3HWJ, Punxsutawney, PA. Punxsutawney Amateur Radio Club. 14.330 7.235. Certificate. Stephen Waltman KB3FPN, 37 Clark St, Brookville, PA 15825. punxyclub.com

  • 02/01/2020 | JY1 Special Event Memorial Station 2020

    Feb 1-Feb 29, 0000Z-2359Z, N9SES, Lake Station, IN. Arab QRZ Club. 3.25-3.50 7.025-7.050 10.103-10.110 14.252. QSL. Ayman Azar, 2861 Decatur St, Lake Station, IN 46405. www.n9ses.com/?page_id=18

  • 02/01/2020 | Shuttle Columbia Special Event

    Feb 1-Feb 2, 1500Z-2300Z, K5C, Nacogdoches, TX. Nacogdoches Amateur Radio Club. 14.260 14.174 7.220 7.174. QSL. Nacogdoches Amateur Radio Club, 167 County Rd. 2093, Nacogdoches, TX 75965. All contacts will be confirmed via LoTW. QSL requests must include SASE. w5nac.com

  • 02/08/2020 | Lee/Jackson

    Feb 8, 1600Z-2300Z, N4SCV, Gainesville, FL. Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp 1424. 14.240 7.224. QSL. Madison Starke Perry Camp 1424, P.O. Box 998, Alachua, FL 32616. https://www.gatorscv.com/events

  • 02/08/2020 | USS Midway Museum Ship Special Event; Mt Surabachi Flag Raising

    Feb 8, 1700Z-2359Z, NI6IW, San Diego, CA. USS Midway (CV-41) Museum Ship. 14.320 7.250 PSK31 14.070 DSTAR REF001C. QSL. USS Midway Museum Ship COMEDTRA, 910 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101.

  • 02/12/2020 | 2020 Daytona 500

    Feb 12-Feb 16, 0000Z-2359Z, N4DAB, Daytona Beach, FL. Daytona Beach CERT Amateur Radio Team. 14.255 14.076 7.255 7.076. Certificate & QSL. Steve Szabo, 536 Central Park Blvd, Port Orange, FL 32127-1136. n4dab.com

  • 02/15/2020 | 15th Annual Eagle Expo

    Feb 15, 1600Z-2100Z, W5BMC, Morgan City, LA. Bayouland EM Amateur Radio Society BEARS. 14.260 7.260. QSL. Jackie Price, 708 Front St, Morgan City, LA 70380.

  • 02/15/2020 | 16th Annual “Freeze Your Keys” Winter Operating Event

    Feb 15, 1400Z-2200Z, W0EBB, Leavenworth, KS. Kickapoo QRP Amateur Radio Club. 14.058 CW 14.325 SSB 7.035 CW 7.240 SSB. QSL. Gary Auchard, 34058 167th Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048. SASE required for return of a QSL card. w0mna74@gmail.com

  • 02/15/2020 | George Washington’s Birthday

    Feb 15-Feb 16, 1500Z-1700Z, K4US, Alexandria, VA. Mt. Vernon Amateur Radio Club. 14.260 14.074 7.040. Certificate. MVARC, P.O. Box 7234, Alexandria, VA 22308. www.mvarc.org

  • 02/15/2020 | Ice Station W0JH (Frozen Lake Portable)

    Feb 15-Feb 17, 1600Z-2300Z, W0JH, Stillwater, MN. Stillwater (MN) Amateur Radio Association – SARA. 21.360 14.260 7.260 3.860. Certificate. Shel Mann, N0DRX, 1618 Pine St. West, IceStation2020@radioham.org, Stillwater, MN 55082. W0JH is operating portable from a frozen lake in Washington County, Minnesota (Grid Square EN34). In a meager attempt to drive away the remainder of Minnesota winter, the Stillwater Amateur Radio Association (SARA) will be generating as much RF as possible over the President’s Day long weekend. The club’s youth are planning to independently operate throughout the event. Certificates will ONLY be sent via email in PDF format. (Send requests with standard QSL confirmation info to: IceStation2020@radioham.org). There is no need to send a QSL card. Info: W0JH at http://www.QRZ.com & http://www.Radioham.org www.radioham.org

  • 02/15/2020 | WHOA/SCOTA

    Feb 15, 1400Z-2000Z, W1M, Russell, MA. Western Mass Council Scouting USA. 14.290 14.060 7.190 7.060. QSL. Tom Barker, 329 Faraway Road, Whitefield, NH 03598. Paper logging is used–there will be a delay in sending out qsl cards–sase required

  • 02/17/2020 | SES H L Hunley Commemorative Station N4HLH

    Feb 17, 1400Z-2100Z, N4HLH, Charleston, SC. Trident Amateur Radio Club. 14.262 USB 7.262 LSB 7.117 CW. QSL. Larry Gatton, PO Box 60732, Charleston, SC 29416. tridenthams.org/hunley.htm

  • 02/21/2020 | George Washington’s Birthday

    Feb 21-Feb 23, 2359Z-2359Z, WS7G, Moses Lake, WA. Columbia Basin DX Club. 14.255 7.222 3.855. QSL. Brian Nielson, 11650 Road 1 SE, Moses Lake, WA 98837. cbn.homestead.com/WS7G.html

  • 02/22/2020 | Titan Missile Museum

    Feb 22, 1600Z-2100Z, K7T, Tucson, AZ. Oro Valley Amateur Radio Club. 7.040 CW 14.040 CW 14.250 USB 18.100 FT-8. Certificate. Email , qsl@TucsonHamRadio.org, No paper QSL’s please.. www.TucsonHamRadio.org

  • 02/26/2020 | Snowbird Field Day

    Feb 26, 1500Z-2100Z, W7ASL, Mesa, AZ. Sunlife ARC. 14.230 7.200. QSL. Tom Goforth, 4324 E Dragoon Cir, Mesa, AZ 85206. Please see the website for the most up to date information. https://www.sunlifearc.org/index.php/events/2-uncategorised/28-snowbird-field-day

  • 02/29/2020 | “2019 Rare Disease Day” Special Event

    Feb 29, 0000Z-2359Z, WA4CZD, Sparta, TN. WA4CZD. 14.246 7.246 7.115. QSL. Jill Dybka, WA4CZD, 7737 Sprata Hwy, Sparta, TN 38583. QSL to home call of WA4CZD including via BURO. Also using LoTW.

  • 03/01/2020 | Nebraska Statehood Day

    Mar 1, 1300Z-2300Z, N0N, Lincoln, NE. Southeast Nebraska Amateur Radio Club. 7.180 18.150 14.292 14.265. Certificate & QSL. Charles Bennett, KD0PTK, P.O. Box 67181, Lincoln, NE 68506. Hams will be broadcasting from the 14th floor of the State Capitol building. Clubs across Nebraska are encouraged to participate. Please include SASE. https://www.facebook.com/SENRC

  • 03/05/2020 | C-47 Skytrain

    Mar 5-Mar 12, 0000Z-0000Z, W5S, Oklahoma City, OK. Mid-Del Amateur Radio Club. 144.200 14.280 7.280. QSL. Mid-Del Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 30512, Midwest City, OK 73140. www.w5mwc.org

  • 03/13/2020 | Bataan Memorial Death March

    Mar 13-Mar 16, 1800Z-0600Z, K5B, Las Cruces, NM. Mesilla Valley Radio Club. 147.180 +(100) Mega Link talk-in; 147.350 +(100) Mega Link talk; 7.070 USB PSK 31 40Night 20day 14.250 Voice 20M Day 40M Night. QSL. Mesilla Valley Radio Club, P.O. Box 1443, Las Cruces, NM 88004. General Communication Operations in support of Bataan Memorial Death March Race. Operation of Ham Camp for HF communication and introduction of Ham Radio to the public attending the race. HF operations on PSK 31, *.070 20 m day and 40 m nights. Voice general *.250 on 20m day and 40m nights. Local 28.400 USB or 29.600 FM calling. QSL by request SASE. www.n5bl.org

  • 03/14/2020 | Battle of Picacho Peak Anniversary

    Mar 14, 1600Z-2100Z, K7T, Tucson, AZ. Oro Valley ARC. 7.040 CW 14.040 CW 14.250 USB 18.100 FT-8. Certificate. Email, qsl@TucsonHamRadio.org, for certificate. No paper QSLs please. www.TucsonHamRadio.org

  • 03/14/2020 | PI Day March 14, 2020

    Mar 14-Mar 15, 0500Z-0500Z, N2RE, Princeton, NJ. David Sarnoff Radio Club. 14.250 14.050 7.120 7.050. QSL. Bob Uhrik, 104 Knoll Way, Rocky Hill, NJ 08553-1013. www.qrz.com/db/N2RE

  • 03/14/2020 | The American Legion’s 101st Birthday Celebration

    Mar 14, 1700Z-2300Z, K9TAL, Indianapolis, IN. The American Legion Amateur Radio Club. 14.275 7.225; *CrossRds* EchoLink Conference IRLP Reflector 9735. Certificate & QSL. The American Legion Amateur Radio Club, 700 N. Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis, IN 46204. The year 2020 marks the beginning of The American Legion’s 2nd century of service to our Nation and our veterans. Any ham radio operator who contacts the station is eligible to receive a QSL card and a commemorative certificate to document their participation. To receive a QSL card and certificate after working K9TAL, send your name, address, call sign, and a 9×12-inch self-addressed stamped envelope to The American Legion Amateur Radio Club, 700 N. Pennsylvania Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204. k9tal@legion.org or legion.org/hamradio

  • 03/14/2020 | USS Midway Museum Ship Special Event; Launching of USS Midway

    Mar 14, 1700Z-2359Z, NI6IW, San Diego, CA. USS Midway (CV-41) Museum Ship. 14.320 7.250 PSK31 14.070 DSTAR REF001C. QSL. USS Midway Museum Ship COMEDTRA, 910 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101.

  • 03/14/2020 | WHOA/SCOTA

    Mar 14, 1300Z-1900Z, W1M, Russell, MA. Western Mass Council–Scouting USA. 7.030 7.190 14.060 14.290. QSL. Tom Barker, 329 Faraway Road, Whitefield, NH 03598. Paper logging is used–there will be a delay in sending out qsl cards.

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, W1L, Boothbay Harbor, ME. Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library. 14.262 7.262 3.962. Certificate. Via email: director@bbhlibrary.org, or from , website, http://www.bbhlibrary.org . W1L will be operating from Boothbay Harbor, ME. Other participating calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. http://www.maine200specialevent.com for Bicentennial information;for W1L information, n1mhc@arrl.net or www.bbhlibrary.org

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, W1S, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, K1B, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, W1H, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, W1K, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, W1Y, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, W1W, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, W1O, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, K1P, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, W1P, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, W1C, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/16/2020 | Maine Bicentennial Special Event

    Mar 16-Mar 22, 0000Z-2359Z, K1J, Various Cities, ME. Maine Bicentennial Special Event Group. HF, 6 and 2 meters, SSB, CW and digital. Certificate. Tim Watson, KB1HNZ, PO Box 6833, Scarborough, ME 04074. Calls include K1B, K1J, K1P, W1C, W1H, W1K, W1L, W1O, W1P, W1S, W1W, and W1Y. Certificate for contact; endorsements for bands, modes, and clean sweep of contact with each of the Maine 200 Special Event call signs. maine200specialevent.com

  • 03/20/2020 | Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary Anniversary of Closing

    Mar 20-Mar 31, 0000Z-2359Z, N6A, Healdsburg, CA. Will Pattullo, AE6YB. 21.265 14.265 7.265 3.815. QSL. Will Pattullo, 161 Presidential Circle, Healdsburg, CA 95448. N6A, Special Event for the Anniversary of the closing of the Federal Penitentiary on Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay, March 21, 1963. www.qrz.com/db/ae6yb

  • 03/24/2020 | The Buckingham Army Airfield

    Mar 24-Mar 26, 1300Z-2000Z, W4LX, Fort Myers, FL. Fort Myers Amateur Radio Club. 14.240 21.240. Certificate & QSL. Fort Myers Amateur Radio Club, P.O.Box 061183, Fort Myers, FL 33906. 9 AM to 4 PM local time. fmarc.net

  • 03/28/2020 | Cherry Blossom Special Event Station

    Mar 28, 1400Z-2000Z, W4BKM, Macon, GA. Macon Amateur Radio Club. 14.240 7.225. Certificate. Macon Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 4682, Macon, GA 31208. www.w4bkm.org

  • 03/29/2020 | Battle of Horseshoe Bend (Creek Indian War) Anniversary

    Mar 29, 1400Z-2100Z, N4H, Daviston, AL. Lake Martin Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 7.280 3.850. Certificate & QSL. John Philips, PO Box 938, Alexander City, AL 35011. Commemorating the 206th anniversary of the Battle of Horseshoe Bend. This battle brought a close to the Creek War, made Andrew Jackson an American hero and opened much of present day Alabama for settlement. SASE for QSL or SAS (large envelope rate) 9X12 envelope for QSL & certificate. http://www.facebook.com/K4YWE/ or www.qrz.com/db/n4h

  • 03/29/2020 | Vietnam War Veterans Day

    Mar 29, 1630Z-2130Z, W5KID, Baton Rouge, LA. Baton Rouge Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.035 7.225 7.035. QSL. USS KIDD Amateur Radio Club, 305 S. River Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Operation aboard the USS KIDD, DD-661, WW II Fletcher class destroyer. qrz.com/db/w5kid

  • 03/31/2020 | Sun-N-Fun International Fly-in and Conference

    Mar 31-Apr 5, 1400Z-2100Z, W4S, Lakeland, FL. Sun-n-Fun and Tom Ruhlmann (W9IPR). 14.250. QSL. Tom Ruhlmann, W9IPR, 465 Beechwood Drive, Cedarburg, WI 53012. W4S has been our call sign for the past several years. We typically have 12 or more operators and from several states. Walk up operators are welcome as schedules allow. We will be running about 500 watts to a beam.. Event description available at http://www.sun-n-fun.org www.sun-n-fun.org

  • 04/08/2020 | Remembering the Lincoln Assassination – 155th year

    Apr 8-Apr 15, 0000Z-0000Z, K9L, Springfield, IL. Sangamon Valley Radio Club. All modes, all bands. 14.250 14.070 7.270 3.860. QSL. K9L c/o Mitch Hopper, 536 E. Mill St., Rochester, IL 62563. www.svrc.org/k9l

  • 04/15/2020 | Franklin County VA Moonshine Heritage Month

    Apr 15-Apr 30, 0500Z-0000Z, W4M, Glade Hill, VA. Whiskey 4 Moonshine – W4M. All standard digital frequencies; Phone: 28.400 21.300 14.250 7.215 3.850 1.900; CW 28.100 21.105 14.050 7.050 3.550. QSL. Bryant Johnson, P.O. Box 103, Glade Hill, VA 24092. Franklin County VA is considered by many to be the Moonshine capital of the world. In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the passage of Prohibition we will commemorate the heritage of the moonshiners with a special event station that will operate for the period of 4-15-2020 until 4-30-2020 on 10 meters thru 160 meters. https://www.facebook.com/groups/2476533519124786

  • 04/18/2020 | 2020 Feast of the Ramson

    Apr 18, 0800Z-1400Z, W8TFC, Richwood, WV. The Family Center Amateur Radio Club. 147.015 14.220 7.220 3.820. Certificate. W8TFC, 3 Valley Avenue, Richwood, WV 26261. Certificates will be provided via E-Mail www.thefamilycenterofrichwoodwv.org/Ham/default.html

  • 04/18/2020 | Maker Faire Connecticut

    Apr 18-Apr 19, 0900Z-1700Z, N1M, Westport, CT. Connecticut ARES. 14.225. Certificate. NA1RA, P.O. Box 354, New Milford, CT 06776. Celebrating the 9th annual Maker Faire Connecticut www.ctares.org

  • 04/18/2020 | Parma Radio Club 8th Annual Earth Day

    Apr 18, 1500Z-2000Z, W8PRC, Cleveland, OH. Parma Radio Club. 7.195 14.245 145.410 . QSL. Parma Radio Club, 8111 Laumer Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44105. Public invited. Our 8th Annual Earth Day Celebration Event. Operating on “ol sol” power from the historic educational Stearns Farm & Homestead at the town center of Parma, Ohio. www.parmaradioclub.com

  • 04/18/2020 | World Amateur Radio Day

    Apr 18-Apr 19, 1200Z-1200Z, W7W, Ogden, UT. Nevada Amateur Radio Repeaters, Inc.. HF frequencies; EchoLink conference *World* 479886 IRLP 9251 VOIP . Certificate & QSL. Thomas Harrington , 636 West 24th St., Ogden, UT 84401. wrn-wfn.com

  • 04/24/2020 | West Point Military Academy 58th Annual Scout Camporee

    Apr 24-Apr 26, 1800Z-2359Z, W2P, Brooklyn, NY. James Gallo / Ten Mile River Scout Museum ARC. 21.358 14.258 7.258 3.858. QSL. James Gallo, 149 Marine Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11209.

  • 04/25/2020 | Chardon Maple Festival

    Apr 25-Apr 26, 1400Z-2200Z, W8G, Chardon, OH. Geauga Amateur Radio Association . 14.250. QSL. Larry Shimerka, 965 Primrose Dr, Seven HIlls, OH 44131. www.geaugaara.org

  • 04/25/2020 | San Jacinto Day Special Event

    Apr 25-Apr 26, 1500Z-2300Z, K5T, Nacogdoches, TX. Nacogdoches Amateur Radio Club. 14.260 14.174 7.220 7.174. QSL. Army Curtis, 167 County Rd. 2093, Nacogdoches, TX 75965. All contacts will be confirmed via LOTW. QSL requests must include SASE. W5NAC.com

  • 04/25/2020 | WHOA/SCOTA

    Apr 25, 1300Z-1900Z, W1M, Russell, MA. Western Mass Council Scouting USA. 7.060 7.190 14.060 14.290. QSL. Tom Barker, 329 Faraway Road, Whitefield, NH 03598. paper logging is used–there is a delay in sending out qsl cards. sase required for qsl card

  • 05/08/2020 | 75th Anniversary of the Victory in Europe

    May 8-May 23, 1800Z-2359Z, W2V, Ansonia, CT. VOA Radio Club. 14.345 21.345 7.245 3.845. QSL. Dave Arruzza, 32 Benz Street, Ansonia, CT 06401. w2v.se@yahoo.com or www.qrz.com/db/w2v

  • 05/08/2020 | Utah Valley Hamfest 2020

    May 8-May 9, 0900Z-1700Z, K7UVA, Orem, UT. Utah Valley Amateur Radio Club. 14.280 7.200 7.080. QSL. Utah Valley Amateur Radio Club, PO Box 1288, Orem, UT 84059-1288. https://utahvalleyhamfest.com

  • 05/16/2020 | Armed Forces Day Observance

    May 16, 1630Z-2130Z, W5KID, Baton Rouge, LA. Baton Rouge Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.035 7.225 7.035. QSL. USS KIDD Amateur Radio Club, 305 S. River Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Operation aboard the USS KIDD (DD-661), WW II Fletcher Class destroyer. qrz.com/db/w5kid

  • 05/16/2020 | WHOA/SCOTA

    May 16, 1300Z-1900Z, W1M, Russell, MA. Western Mass Council-Scouting USA. 7.060 7.190 14.060 14.290. QSL. tom barker, 329 faraway road, Whitefield, NH 03598. paper logging is used–there is a delay in sending out qsl cards–sase is required

  • 05/23/2020 | Gulf Coast Hurricanes Special Event 2020

    May 23-May 27, 0001Z-2359Z, AG5Z, Purvis, MS. Larry Morgan. 3.862 7.250 14.255 21.300. Certificate. Larry Morgan, 96 Oak Haven Rd., Purvis, MS 39475. Stations include W4F Florida, W4A Alabama, W5M Mississippi, W5L Louisiana, W5T Texas, bonus station K5H (Katrina 5 Hurricane) Hurricane experiences discussions are encouraged. For this reason FT8 contacts will not count. This special event is to increase awareness of the hurricane season that will start on June 1.

  • 05/25/2020 | Memorial Day Observance

    May 25, 1600Z-2130Z, W5KID, Baton Rouge, LA. Baton Rouge Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.035 7.225 7.035. QSL. USS KIDD Amateur Radio Club, 305 S. River Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Operation aboard the USS KIDD (DD-661), WW II Fletcher class destroyer. qrz.com/db/w5kid

  • 06/06/2020 | Museum Ships Weekend

    Jun 6-Jun 7, 1630Z-2130Z, W5KID, Baton Rouge, LA. Baton Rouge Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.035 7.225 7.035. QSL. USS KIDD Amateur Radio Club, 305 S. River Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Operation onboard the USS KIDD (DD-661), WW II Fletcher class destroyer. qrz.com/db/w5kid

  • 06/06/2020 | Selfridge Air National Guard Base Open House & Air Show

    Jun 6-Jun 7, 0800Z-1800Z, N8S, Harrison Township, MI. Utica Shelby Emergency Communication Association. 14.230 7.180. QSL. USECA c/o N8S, PO Box 46331, Mount Clemens, MI 48046.

  • 06/27/2020 | 38th Anniversary Jupiter Tequesta repeater Group/Field Day

    Jun 27-Jun 28, 0730Z-1700Z, AG4BV, Jupiter, FL. Jupiter Tequesta Repeater Group. 14.214 14.174 14.164 14.184. QSL. Albert Moreschi II, 11826 154 Rd N, Jupiter, FL 33478. 38th Anniversary Jupiter Tequesta Repeater Group and ARRL Field Day Event on the Beach in Jupiter, Fla www.jtrg.org

  • 07/04/2020 | Independence Day Observance

    Jul 4, 1630Z-2130Z, W5KID, Baton Rouge, LA. Baton Rouge Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.035 7.225 7.035. QSL. USS KIDD Amateur Radio Club, 305 S. River Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Operation aboard the USS KIDD (DD-661), WW II Fletcher class destroyer. qrz.com/db/w5kid

  • 07/23/2020 | HamExposition New England

    Jul 23-Jul 26, 0000Z-2359Z, W1UE, Marlborough, MA. HamExposition Committee. 14.250 14.030 7.200 7.030. QSL. LoTW or Dennis G Egan, W1UE, 166 Wilson St., Marlborough, MA 01752. w1ue73@gmail.com

  • 07/25/2020 | NSS 79th annual Convention

    Jul 25-Jul 31, 1800Z-1800Z, K8V, Elkins, WV. National Speleological Society. 14.285 14.050 7.195. QSL. Sam Rowe, 2749 Commercial Ave, Madison, WI 53704-4868. CW, slow speed, Saturday only. www.nss2020.caves.org

  • 09/02/2020 | 75th Anniversary of the Victory Over Japan Ending World War II

    Sep 2-Sep 17, 1800Z-2359Z, W2V, Ansonia, CT. VOA Radio Club. 21.345 14.345 7.245 3.845. QSL. Dave Arruzza, 32 Benz Street, Ansonia, CT 06401. w2v.se@yahoo.com or www.qrz.com/db/w2v

  • 09/12/2020 | Route 66 On the Air

    Sep 12-Sep 20, 0000Z-2359Z, W6H, Rio Rancho, NM. Albuquerque DX Association. 14.266 14.033 7.266 7.033. Certificate & QSL. Bill Mader, 4701 Sombrerete Rd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124. Use http://w6jbt.org for certificates plus frequencies and other information. Use QRZ.com for QSL information. Get your kicks on Route 66! https://groups.io/g/adxa

  • 10/02/2020 | Lester Dent – Doc Savage Special Event

    Oct 2-Oct 3, 1500Z-2300Z, W0D, Macon, MO. Macon County Amateur Radio Club. 14.270 7.200 3.950. Certificate. Macon County ARC, P.O. Box 13, Macon, MO 63552. The Macon County Amateur Radio Club will operate the Lester Dent-Doc Savage Mystery Special Event W0D, in Macon, MO. The purpose of the Special Event is to honor of the accomplishments of Lester Dent, one of the most prolific writers of Pulp Fiction, world class adventurer, pilot, creator of the Dent Master Fiction Plot Formula and an Amateur Radio Operator. The Special Event also commemorates the 87th “Birthday” of Doc Savage the first modern superhero, Lester Dent’s creation. A colorful certificate will be provided to those that contact the Special Event Station and send a QSL including a # 10 SASE to the Macon County Amateur Radio Club, PO Box 13, Macon, MO 63552. dbagley@cvalley.net or https://www.maconcountymissouriarc.org

  • 10/18/2020 | Commemorating 80th Anniversary of U.S.C.G Auxiliary

    Oct 18-Oct 20, 1400Z-2300Z, N4U, Benton, KY. United States Coast Guard Auxiliary. 14.070 14.250 7.070 7.250. QSL. Mary Husfield, 4156 Barge Island Road, Benton, KY 42025-6039. 80th Anniversary of United States Coast Guard Auxiliary. QSL to KC4TIE, Special Card returned with SASE. Mainly digital modes.

  • 11/11/2020 | Veterans Day Observance

    Nov 11, 1600Z-2130Z, W5KID, Baton Rouge, LA. Baton Rouge Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.035 7.225 7.035. QSL. USS KIDD Amateur Radio Club, 305 S. River Rd., Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Operation aboard the USS KIDD (DD-661), WW II Fletcher class destroyer. qrz.com/db/w5kid

  • 12/07/2020 | Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

    Dec 7, 1600Z-2130Z, W5KID, Baton Rouge, LA. Baton Rouge Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.035 7.225 7.035. QSL. USS KIDD Amateur Radio Club, 305 S. River Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. Operation aboard the USS KIDD (DD-661). WW II Fletcher class destroyer. qrz.com/db/w5kid