JARL Ham Fair 2010

The JARL Ham Fair 2010 will be held at Tokyo Big Sight, Ariake, Tokyo on August 21st (Saturday) and 22nd (Sunday). Last year, we had about 31,000 participants for two days. Thanks to all visitors, manufacturers, retailers, clubs and volunteers at JARL Ham Fair 2009.
We hope to see you all again, at HAM Fair 2010!


----- Original Message -----
From: "JARL International" <intl@jarl.or.jp>
To: "iaru-news" <iaru-news@reflector.arrl.org>
Sent: Wednesday, July 14, 2010 2:10 PM
Subject: [iaru-news:1158] Tokyo Ham Fair 2010

Dear All,

Japan Amateur Radio League is happy to announce that
Tokyo Ham Fair 2010 is to be held at Tokyo Big Sight
on 21st (Sat) and 22nd (Sun) August this year.

We would like to welcome visitors from overseas as well as JA.
If you are interested in visiting Tokyo Ham Fair, please let us know
by e-mail (intl@jarl.or.jp) and we are pleased to provide any possible
assistance and information.

You can find a report of Tokyo Ham Fair in earlier years on our Englsih

We look forward to hearing from you and/or seeing you at Tokyo Ham Fair.

73 de JARL international
Ken Yamamoto/JA1CJP

Outline of Tokyo Ham Fair 2010

Date: 21st (Sat), 22nd (Sun) August, 10:00 - 17:00 JST
Venue: Tokyo Big Sight

There will be alot of activities as listed below beside exhibition by
clubs, manufacturers and JARL itself.

-Stamp Rally for kids
-Best club-booth voting
-Photo contest on "Field operation"
-Certification of Morse code ability
-Operation of memorial station "8J1A"
-DXCC field check by KX9X (ARRL) and JA card checkers
-Home made dvice contest for "Outdoor operation"
-Drawing contest for youth on "Pleasure of outdoor operation"
-Various lectures on ham radio related topics
-JARL desk for membership, awards and consulting
-Kit assembling and crafting corner
-Eyeball QSO party at local beer restaurant starts at 17:30 JST on 21st