BARC Father's Day Hamfest & Marketplace


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Please join us on Sunday June 17, 2018 for the BARC Father's Day Hamfest and Marketplace in Upperco, MD. This exciting event features a giant flea market for traditional tailgating and food.

We continue the same value-based is first-come/first-serve (no advance sales of admission tickets or space). Outdoor tailgating space continues at $5 each with admission of $5 each (donation). Hours: 8 am.-2 pm. Location: the Arcadia Volunteer Fire Company grounds, 16020 Carnival Avenue, Upperco, MD 21155. ARRL DXCC/WAS qsl card checking is available in the morning. Amateur radio license exam testing is no longer offered.

Again, plan on great food provided by Donnie Gill and family (Gill County BBQ & Catering).

Remember, we are the last area hamfest each year before ARRL Field Day for those last minute shoppers. Note, sales of ammunition, fire arms, and pornographic material/media are prohibited.

Volunteers to help with the hamfest will be appreciated. Send an e-mail to Dave AB3TE (; even a few hours on the day of the hamfest will be really help us.

The weather was great for our 2015, 2016, and 2017 hamfests at the new location. Please join us again in 2018!!!.

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