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Recent Updates

7/12 -  Corrected Swap-Toberfest date.  It was incorrectly listed as October 17, 2015.  The correct date is October 24th.
5/19 -  Updated the PNW DX convention listing with a link to their new web page and linked to their press release.
5/13 -  Added November 1. Maple Ridge Swapmeet. Pitt Meadows, BC.

August 7-9.  60th Annual Pacific Northwest DX Convention.   Everett, WA.   Press Release in PDF.  (100K)

August 15.  Fairbanks Alaska Hamfest.  This is an ARRL sanctioned event.

August 16. Antique Radio Swap Meet.  Puget Sound Antique Radio Association. 9 AM to 1 PM. Shoreline Community College, Shoreline, WA 98155. Free admission.   (Always the 3rd Sunday in August)  Flyer in PDF.  (180K)

August 22.  Annual Clark County Amateur Radio Club (CCARC) Ham Fair, Vancouver, WA.  This is an ARRL sanctioned event.  or Flyer in PDF (60k)

August 22.  Highline Amateur Radio Club SwapFest.  DesMoines, WA. Always the 4th Saturday in August.  

August 30.  Vancouver Island Ham Happenings.  Duncan, BC.

September 11-13.  18th Annual Northwest APRS/Digital Summer Gathering. Valley Camp, North Bend, WA .  Contact

September 19.  Magic Valley Amateur Radio Club Tailgate Swap Meet.  Twin Falls Idaho. Contact   Flyer in PDF.  (200K)

September 26.  Washington State Convention (Spokane Hamfest) Spokane Valley, WA.  This is an ARRL sanctioned event.  Flyer in PDF.  (385K)  Contact, Betsy, N7WRQ.  (509)448-5821  

October 4.  Comfest.  Delta, BC.

October 10.  Kitsap County Hamfest.  Silverdale, WA. This is an ARRL sanctioned event.  Contact Public Contact: Jim Nicolet , N7SYD, (360)874-0180.   Flyer in PDF (236K)

October 10-11.  Pacific Northwest VHF Society Conference.  Issaquah, WA.  This is an ARRL sanctioned event.  Flyer in PDF (30K)

October 24. Swap-Tober-Fest.  [Note corrected date! - it was incorrectly listed as October 17th]   Mid-Valley ARES. Polk County Fairgrounds, Rickreall, OR.  Contact: Don Brusch,  .  Flyer in PDF.  (54K)

November 1.  Maple Ridge Swapmeet.  Pitt Meadows, BC.

February, 2016.  Salem Hamfair & Computer/Electronics Swapmeet.  Rickreall, OR at the Polk County Fairgrounds.  .  

March, 2016.  Mike & Key Swap Meet. Puyallup fairgrounds exhibition hall, Puyallup, WA. 

March 2016.   MicroHams Digital Conference.  Redmond, WA.

April 2016.  Yakima Hamfest. Yakima, Washington.   Selah Civic Center, 216 South 1st Street, Selah, WA.

May 2016.  Stanwood Camano Amateur Radio Club Hamfest, Stanwood Middle School, Stanwood, WA.   Contact:  Fred Laun, 

May 2016. Washington State Search And Rescue Conference.

May 20-22, 2016.  Pateros 16th Annual Ham Radio, Campout/Potluck. Pateros WA.  Free "dry" camping along the Methow River at Pateros.   Always the weekend prior to Memorial Day Weekend.   Contact Roger W7CH (509)687-3919.

June 2016.  48th Annual Apple City ARC Hamfest.  Apple City ARC. Dryden Gun Club.  Dryden, WA. .  

June 2016.  Port Ludlow ARC Annual TailGate'r.  Port Ludlow, WA.

June 3-5, 2016.  Sea-Pac Hamfest and ARRL Northwestern Division Conference.  Seaside Convention Center, Seaside, Oregon. This is an ARRL sanctioned event.  .  .

June 11, 2016.  KARS Hamfest. Kootenai Amateur Radio Society.  Post Falls, ID.  Always the 2nd Sat in June.  For information contact Bonnie, KG6QQM, 208-683-2939 or  or John,

July 2016.  Salmoncon.  Pacific Northwest QRP Group annual weekend outing.   North Bend, WA at Valley Camp.   Contact Wayne McFee

July 2016  Glacier Waterton International Peace Park Hamfest.  Glacier Meadows Campground, 13 miles west of East Glacier on MT Hwy 2.  2015 Photo Gallery

July 2016.  7th Annual KUH Family BBQ.  Springdale, WA.   Contact Ray, (509)258-7078  

July 2016.  Coos County Radio Club annual Hamfest and Swapmeet.  North Bend, OR. 

July 2016.  38th  Annual KBARA HamOut and Meeting. Oldtown, ID.   Contact Scott, KA7FVV at

July 2016.    18th Annual Pacific Northwest Ham Radio Tailgate Swapmeet.  Lewis County Fairgrounds.   Contact John Ellingson, K7OSK. .

June 2-4, 2017.  Sea-Pac Hamfest and ARRL Northwestern Division Conference.  Seaside Convention Center, Seaside, Oregon. This is an ARRL sanctioned event.  .  .



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Disclaimer:  I do my best to keep up with scheduling changes on these events, but there is always the chance that one will be canceled or re-scheduled and I will not find out about it.  I suggest that you verify all dates and locations with the sponsor.

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