Skyview Swap N Shop 2024

Skyview Swap N Shop 2024

Join us for the Skyview Swap N Shop, hosted by the Skyview Radio Society, on August 25, 2024. This ARRL-sanctioned Hamfest offers a day of fun, community, and amateur radio activities.

Event Details:

  • Date: August 25, 2024
  • Location: Skyview Radio Society clubhouse, 2335 Turkey Ridge Rd., New Kensington, PA 15068
  • Website: Skyview Radio Society
  • Sponsor: Skyview Radio Society
  • Type: ARRL Hamfest
  • Talk-In Frequency: 146.640 pl 131.8

Admission:

  • General Admission: $5.00
  • Table Space: $5.00 (Bring your own table)

Schedule:

  • Event Hours: Doors open for everyone at 7:00 AM

Activities and Features:

  • Great Prizes: Door prizes and a Begali CW key raffle
  • Food: Breakfast and lunch served, featuring the Skyview Burger and Skyview Dipole Hotdog
  • Socializing: Meet and greet with fellow amateur radio enthusiasts

Directions:

  • From Apollo / Leechburg:

    • Take Rt. 66 S to Rt. 380 W to Rt. 366 W (toward New Kensington) to the end of the 4 lane. Go 1/2 mile past the end of the 4 lane. Turn right on Whitten Hollow Road. Go about 1/2 mile to the first stop sign. Turn right on Turkey Ridge Road. Go about 1/2 mile to the top of the hill. Skyview is on the left.
  • From New Kensington:

    • Take Rt. 366 E. Go about 5 miles from the Parnassas area. Look for the Hannan Building on the left. Go about 100 yards past the Hannan Building (If you get to the 4 lane, you went too far). Turn left on Whitten Hollow Road. Go about 1/2 mile to the first stop sign. Turn right on Turkey Ridge Road. Go about 1/2 mile to the top of the hill. Skyview is on the left.
  • From Monroeville / Parkway:

    • Take Rt. 286 E to Rt. 380 E to Rt. 366 W (toward New Kensington) to the end of the 4 lane. Go 1/2 mile past the end of the 4 lane. Turn right on Whitten Hollow Road. Go about 1/2 mile to the first stop sign. Turn right on Turkey Ridge Road. Go about 1/2 mile to the top of the hill. Skyview is on the left.
  • From Greensburg:

    • Take Rt. 66 N to Rt. 366 W (toward New Kensington). Cross over Route 380 and then go to the end of the 4 lane. Go 1/2 mile past the end of the 4 lane. Turn right on Whitten Hollow Road. Go about 1/2 mile to the first stop sign. Turn right on Turkey Ridge Road. Go about 1/2 mile to the top of the hill. Skyview is on the left.

Public Contact:

  • Name: John Italiano, WA3KFS
  • Address: 661 Ridge Ave., New Kensington, PA 15068
  • Phone: 724-339-3821
  • Email: jitaliano262@gmail.com

We look forward to seeing you at the Skyview Swap N Shop for a day filled with amateur radio excitement and camaraderie!

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