Operating Events

There are a multitude of operating events, sponsored by various organizations.  We have listed just a few.  Click on a link for more information on the event.
ARRL National Parks on the Air 2016 Centennial Celebration Jan. 01 – Dec. 31 News Post
Straight Key Night – annually – January 01, 2017
Kids Day Saturday, January 07, 2017 [1/06/18]
January VHF Contest January 21 – 23, 2017
School Club Roundup – Winter/Spring Term February 13 – 17, 2017
ARRL International DX Contest CW Weekend February 18 - 19, 2017 (third weekend in February)
ARRL International DX Contest Phone Weekend March 4 – 5, 2017 (first weekend in March)
Rookie Roundup – Phone April 16, 2017
Museum Ships Weekend – Saturday and Sunday, June 3 – 4, 2017
June VHF Contest June 10 – 12, 2017
Kids Day Sunday, June 18, 2017 [6/17/18]
ARRL Field Day – Friday through Sunday, June 23, 24, and 25, 2017  ( Always the 4th full weekend in June )
Night of Nights – annually July 12, 2017 First Transmission 17:01 PST (0001Z 7/13/16) MHRS – MF
Rookie Roundup – RTTY August 20, 2017
September VHF Contest September 09 – 11, 2017
California QSO Party –  2017 – October 07 16:00 UTC – October 08 22:00 UTC
School Club Roundup Fall Term October 16 – 20, 2017
BSA Jamboree-on-the-Air – October 21- 22, 2017
CQ World Wide DX Contest SSB Weekend – 2016 – October 29-30 0000 UTC Saturday – 2359 UTC Sunday  [2017 October 28-29]
ARRL November Sweepstakes CW 1st Weekend  2100 UTC Saturday – 0259 UTC Monday  11/05/2015 – 11/07/2016 [2017 November 4-6]
Mini Night of Nights MHRS -MF November 14, 2016
ARRL November Sweepstakes Phone 3rd Weekend 2100 UTC Saturday – 0259 UTC Monday 11/19/2016 – 11/21/2016 [2017 - November 18-20]
CQ World Wide DX Contest CW Weekend – 2016 – November 26-27 0000 UTC Saturday – 2359 UTC Sunday -  [2017 November 25-26]
Rookie Roundup – CW December 18, 2016 [2017 December 17]

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