2018 ARRL Field Day is June 23-24
Join us on Field Day!!
Get ready for the BARS Field Day Event!
Contact the Chairman Below to sign up for a Band Captian.
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BARS is setting up Field Day Operations just like in a REAL Emergency.
Field Day is always the fourth full weekend of June, beginning at 1800 UTC Saturday and running through 2059 UTC Sunday.
Field Day 2017 is June 24-25.
For more info on what Field Day is: Click Here
Meet with other club members and get your plans finalized for the largest on-air Amateur Radio activity under the sun!
Objective: To work as many stations as possible on any and all amateur bands (excluding the 60, 30, 17, and 12-meter bands) and to learn to operate in abnormal situations in less than optimal conditions.
BARS Field Day Site Location: The North portion of Meyer Park in Bolingbrook, IL.
Time Field Day Operating Begins: 1:00 PM Saturday to 1:00 PM Sunday, Central Time
Setup: 9:00AM Saturday (Meet at Golden Coral on Rt53 for Breakfast first)
Takedown: Dependant on condtions, usually between 12:00PM - 1:00PM Sunday
Location: Meyer Park, 243 West Briarcliff, Bolingbrook, IL 60440 - Setup starts Saturday June 24th, early in the morning!