Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Politics
  3. Political Buzz

Plant City Hamfest this weekend, Dec. 6 & 7, 2013

See also

The Florida Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Council (FGCARC) has arranged to hold their annual hamfest at the Plant City, FL Strawberry Festival Grounds on Reynolds Street on the west side of Plant City. This tailgate - indoor hamfest and radio flea market begins around 1 pm Friday, Dec. 6th, and winds up Saturday evening Dec. 7th. There is plenty free parking. Admission at the gate is $10/person. Complete details are available at the FGCARC website here. A pdf brochure and map are available from this website also [or click the link below].

While you are at the hamfest, look for retired TV reporter Warren Elly out in the tailgate area, where he usually has some priceless electronic goodies for sale. If you want the bargains, be sure to get there early!

Here is a direct link to the hamfest brochure in pdf format.

The local QRP'ers have attempted to organize a low-power session during the hamfest, and if you like low power operation, you can find more information at this link.



  • Mt. Everest avalanche
    Disaster strikes Mt. Everest as at least 12 people were killed in an avalanche
    Watch Video
  • Most Earthlike planet discovered
    The Kepler telescope has discovered the most Earthlike, possibly habitable planet yet
    Space News
  • Easter crosses create debate
    Easter crosses spark a debate of separation of church and state in Ohio
  • Chelsea Clinton is preggers
    Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton is pregnant with her first child
  • Stanley Cup playoffs
    The battle for Lord Stanley's Cup is on, don't miss a minute of playoff action
  • Ukraine discussed amongst U.S., E.U., Russia
    The U.S., E.U. and Russia agree on ways to diffuse the tension in Ukraine
    Watch Video

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!