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SARC Radio Fiesta
January 12 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm$10.00
A long time tradition in San Antonio is the San Antonio Radio Club’s annual Radio Fiesta. This event brings together amateur radio operators, vendors, and those interested in the hobby for a day of exploration, testing, and informational sessions.
Radio Fiesta 2019 is scheduled for Saturday, January 12, 2019, with setup for dealers and flea market participants on the afternoon and evening before. The operating hours will be 8:00 a. m. to 2:00 p. m. on Saturday, January 12, 2018. In addition to dealer and flea market tables, there will be a tailgate area, a program of presentations, and amateur radio license testing.
Events and Schedule
6:30 am to 8:00 am – Setup for Flea Market, Dealer, and Tailgate Areas
8:00 am – Open Flea Market, Dealer, and Tailgate Areas
9:00 am Programs begin
9:00 am – DX and WAS Card Checking (until noon)
1:30 pm – ARRL VE Testing Sign Up & Testing at Convention Center
Please PRE-REGISTER for the test session at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have no email, call 210-273-5927
1 pm – Raffle Grand Prize Drawing
2 pm – Close
Note: there are no ATM’s onsite or within walking distance. So make sure to “cash up” before for looking for deals. Most vendors take credit cards, flea market tables may not.
Admission – $8 Advanced / $10 at the door
Flea Market Tables – $10
Tailgate Spaces – 1 free space with admission
Extra spaces $5 each
Extra door prize tickets $1 each /12 for $10
Prizes (do not need to be present at drawing to win Grand, 2nd, or 3rd Prizes):
Grand Prize: Yaesu FT-891 HF-6M, 100 watts
2nd Prize: Kenwood TM-281 FM 2M, 65 watts
3rd Prize: Wouxun TH-350 Tri-Band Analog 5 watts
Many hourly door prizes (Must be present to win hourly prizes)