The Dayton Amateur Radio Association (DARA) has signed a 5-year agreement to keep Dayton Hamvention® at the Greene County Expo Center. The agreement was announced on September 9 by Hamvention General Chairman Jack Gerbs, WB8SCT.
Hamvention’s 2019 attendance was 32,472 — the highest recorded since the move to the Exposition Center in Xenia in 2017, which was coordinated by Cramer, the Hamvention General Chairman in 2017 and 2018.
If and when Maker Faire Bay area reboots, one idea would be to coordinate with the ARRL folks so Maker Faire does not happen on the same weekend or time, that’s happened in the past a few times and it would be good work with other events/groups to avoid same-weekend events for folks who may want to attend both.
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