Pittsburgh Area Events Calendar

Note: This information is announced during most TRARC Club Radio Nets.

January 2022
8 CONTEST-Wireless Association of South Hills 2 Meter Contest-All Modes-7pm to 11pm
Contest exchange: Call Sign, Serial Number, and Zip Code. Send Logs to KC3ELA
8 HAMFEST-Harrisburg Radio Club Winter Fest-More Info:
8 EXAMS-North Hills ARC-Shaler Township Municial Bldg
15 EXAMS-Skyvue Radio Club-Club House-New Kensington PA

22 EXAMS-Westmoreland Am Radio Em Service-Masonic Lodge 225
22 EXAMS-Carnegie Tech Radio Club-Pittsburgh PA

February 2022
12 EXAMS-North Hills ARC-Glenshaw PA
19 CONTEST-Breezeshooters Ground Wave Contest-CW-8pm to 11pm-
Click Here For Info
19 EXAMS-Steel City ARC-Carnegie PA
19 EXAMS-Skyview Radio Society-New Kensington PA
19 EXAMS-Carnegie Tech Radio Club-Pittsburgh PA
26 EXAMS-WASH Exam Team-Home Economics Bldg-3735 Buffalo Drive-S.Park PA
26 EXAMS-Westmoreland Emergency ARS-Masonic Lodge-Greensburg PA
27 HAMFEST-W.A.S.H. Washfest 2022-Home Economics Bldg-3735 Buffalo Drive-S.Park PA

March 2022
5 CONTEST-Breezeshooters Ground Wave Contest-Phone-8pm to 11pm-Click Here For Info
5-6 CONTEST-ARRL DX Contest-Phone
8-EXAMS-Elizabeth PA-Two Rivers ARC VE Team-630 pm-Blaine Hill VFD Social Hall-409 Oxford
veteam@trarc.net or Phone 412 751 9657
12 CONTEST-Breezeshooters Ground Wave Contest-Digital-8pm to 11pm-
Click Here For Info
12 HAMFEST-Warren County Hamfest-Sponsor: Boy Scouts of America (Venture Crew 7)
Youngsville Free Methodist Church-Youngsville PA
12 EXAMS-Glenshaw PA-North Hills ARC-Shaler Township Municipal BldgPA
19-20 PUB SERVICE-Rabid Racoon 100 Run-Sponsor: Steel City ARC-More Info:
Racoon Creek State Park-Hookstown, PA
19 EXAMS-Carnegie PA-Steel City ARC-Precision Signs & Awning
19 EXAMS-New Kensington PA-Skyview Radio Society-Turkey Ridge Road
19 EXAMS-Pittsburgh PA-Carnegie Tech Radio Club-Carnegie Mellon University
26-27 CONTEST-CQ WW WPX Contest-Phone
26 EXAMS-Greensburg PA-Westmoreland Emergency ARS-Masonic Lodge #225

April 2022
3 HAMFEST-Two Rivers ARC Hamfest-McKeesport Palisades & Event Center-100 ifth Avenue
McKeesport PA-More Info:
3 EXAMS-Two Rivers ARC Exam Team-At Hamfest-McKeesport Palisades-McKeesport PA
9 HAMFEST-Cuyahoga OH
23 SP EVENT-W3C-Steel City ARC to celebrate Carnegie Library Grand Opening-11 am to 3 pm
24 Pittsburgh Antique Radio Society-Tri State Radio Fest-Centre Stage Banquet Hall-Monaca, PA
More Info:
30 to May 1-N3P-Hams For CanPAN

May 2022
1 PUB SERVICE-Pittsburgh Marathon-Contact Jeff N3NHS for signup
8 PUB SERVICE-Walk For the Cure-Schenley Park-More Info: Contact Bob NU3P
14 Armed Forces Day Cross Band Execise
15 HAMFEST-Tusco ARC 1st Annual TrunkFest-Tuscarowas County Fairgrounds-Dover OH

20-22 HAMFEST-Dayton Hamvention-Xenia OH

June 2022
4-5 HAMFEST Breezeshooters Hamfest-Big Butler Fair-Route 422-Prospect, PA
More Info:
25-26 ARRL Field Day Exercise-Two Rivers ARC radio site located at the Water Tower site-699 Carpenter Lane-Irwin PA-Other radio clubs will be in the field-Check the ARRL Field Day Locator to find locations.

July 2022
9 HAMFEST-Wattsburg WA Northwest Hamfest-Erie, PA
10 HAMFEST-Somerset County ARA Hamfest-Technology Center-Somerset, PA
30 HAMFEST-CVARC Hamfest 2022-CVARCEMA Show Grounds-1501 Criders Church Road
Chambersburg PA-More Info: www.w3ach.org

August 2022
13 HAMFEST-Uniontown ARC Gabfest-Club Grounds-433 Old Pittsburgh Road-Uniontown PA
20 PICNIC-Two RIvers ARC Family Picnic-White Oak Park-Tulip Tree Grove-White Oak PA
21 HAMFEST-Warren ARA Tail Gate Swap-Mesquite Lake Park-Cortland OH
28 HAMFEST-Skyview Radio Society Swap n Shop-Club Grounds-New Kensington PA

September 2022
11 HAMFEST-Butler County ARA Swapfest-102 Mahood Road-Butler, PA
25 HAMFEST-Cleveland OH-Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, Berea OH
25 City of Pittsburgh Great Race-Pittsburgh PA- Contact Bob Mente NU3Q to volunteer.

October 2022
8-9 Pennsylvania QSO Party

Febraury 2023
26 HAMFEST-WASHFEST 2023-Home Economics Bldg, South Park PA

1. National Contests: WA7BNM Calendar:
2. ARRL EXAM SESSIONS: ARRL W.PA. Exams Sessions: http://www.arrl.org/find-an-amateur-radio-license-exam-session
3. Most TRARC activities are held at the Blaine Hill VFD Main Hall-409 Oxford Ave, Elizabeth PA.
4. Information on this page was received from announcements at area hamfests, the ARRL, ARRL W.PA Section Manager W3BC, the WASHRAG newsletter of the W.A.S.H. newsletter (W3WN editor), and the Allegheny County ARES Coordinator Bob NU3Q..