Contest & Event Schedule

Special Events


2019 Activities will be posted as they are added to  the schedule is developed.

NVIS Operating Event
Monday, April 22 – 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
On the grounds of the VOA Building


Hamvention Open House and Operating Opportunity


The West Chester Amateur Radio Association station WC8VOA and the National Voice of America Museum of Broadcasting will be open for visitation during the 2019 Dayton Hamvention.  Visitors are invited to operate WC8VOA using the four modern transceivers, and vintage equipment as available.  Talk-in is on 145.390 (-) no tone required.  Echo Link node is 805289.

The Voice of America facility is located at 8070 Tylersville Rd., West Chester, Ohio.  From I75, take Exit 22 (Tylersville Rd) and go East about 1.5 miles.  The Voice of America Building is on the north side of the road.  You can’t miss it – it is located on a large plot of land and is signed at the entrance.

Dates are:

Thursday, May 16     4 – 9:00 PM
Friday, May 17           4 – 9:00 PM
Saturday, May 18      1 – 9:00 PM
Sunday, May 19         1 – 5:00 PM

Admission to the museum is $5.00 per person.