Events

  • FOXHUNT: Ft Wayne
    Sun 04-11 1:30pm - 4:30pm

    The NEXT Fort Wayne Radio Club foxhunt (hidden transmitter) hunting season Sunday, April 11, at the Corbin Park trailhead, 742 N. Coliseum Blvd., near 24/30 Surplus. That’s just north of what long-time Fort Wayne residents know as the city’s original cloverleaf intersection. This is near the geographical center of Allen County.

    Gather there at about 1 p.m. ET, and be ready when the hunt starts at 1:30 p.m. sharp. The fox will be W9LAN, W9SAN and Alex.

  • FOXHUNT: Hancock County ARC
    Sat 04-17 10:00am - 12:00pm

    The first Hancock ARC foxhunt for 2021 has been scheduled for Saturday April 17th starting at 10am.

    This will be a walking/pedestrian hunt as we all learn this new and exciting facet of our hobby.
    The starting point / meeting location will be the parking lot in front of the Patricia Elmore Center located at 280 Apple Street in Greenfield m.
    N9BA, Brent will be monitoring the club repeaters listed below starting at 9:30am if anyone needs directions.

  • Indiana QSO Party (INQP)
    Sat 05-01 12:00pm - Sun 05-02 12:00am

    The purpose of the Indiana QSO Party (INQP) is to encourage contact with Indiana amateur radio stations by other Indiana hams and hams worldwide. Stations outside of Indiana work Indiana stations only. Indiana stations work everybody, including other Indiana stations. See the rules for the rest of the details.

    INQP 2021 takes place May 1-2-(the first Saturday in May).

    The 2021 rules are now available.

  • 500 Festival Mini Marathon **** CANCELLED ****
    Sat 05-08 7:30am - 2:00pm

    2021 marks the OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon’s 45th running, HOWEVER .... it will be VIRTUAL again this year.

    Out of concern for the health and safety of our participants, volunteers, medical providers, staff, and community, the OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon and Delta Dental 500 Festival 5K will transition to a fully virtual event and will not be conducted as an in-person event this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. You can read more here.

  • 500 Festival Parade - *** CANCELLED FOR 2021 ***
    Sat 05-29 11:30am - 2:30pm

    2021 IPL 500 Festival Parade tickets will go on sale to the public in the Spring of 2021.

    One of the original 500 Festival events, the IPL 500 Festival Parade is one of the nation’s largest, most respected parades, consistently earning national acclaim alongside the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. More than 300,000 people will line the streets of downtown Indianapolis to experience the larger-than-life floats, giant helium balloons, celebrities and dignitaries, award-winning bands, and all 33 drivers competing in the Indy 500.

  • Indianapolis Half Marathon in Lawrence
    Sat 10-02 7:00am - 1:00pm

    This is the 25th Annual Indianapolis Half-Marathon held in Lawrence, IN, old Ft. Harrison area.
    It is a 13.1 mile and 5K/Run-Walk.

    If you would like to work this as an Emergency Communicator, contact ____________________.

    https://indyhalfmarathon.com/races/indy-half-marathon-at-fort-ben/

  • Indianapolis Monumental Marathon
    Sat 11-06 7:30am

    NOW ONE OF THE 15 LARGEST MARATHONS IN THE US, THE CNO FINANCIAL INDIANAPOLIS MONUMENTAL MARATHON IS THE IDEAL FALL MARATHON FOR EVERYONE FROM THE FIRST TIME MARATHON RUNNER TO ELITE ATHLETES. STARTING AND FINISHING AT THE INDIANA STATE CAPITOL, THE COURSE HIGHLIGHTS LANDMARKS AND HISTORICAL NEIGHBORHOODS THROUGHOUT INDIANAPOLIS. NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED AS FLAT AND FAST, THIS EVENT HAS HOSTED OLYMPIANS, PR SEEKS, AND THOUSANDS OF BOSTON MARATHON QUALIFIERS.